What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name MONTILLI, THOMAS L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $105,605.58 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPALEO, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $105,605.54 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMPAOLO, TRUDY L Employer name Putnam County Amount $105,605.32 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,604.31 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN ZUTPHEN, ALISSA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,603.57 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODROW, CRAIG J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,600.86 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISULA, MICHAEL E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $105,600.33 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAHAN, GERARD Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $105,599.15 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINARO, MARYELLEN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $105,598.91 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, TRAVIS V Employer name Village of Sherburne Amount $105,596.38 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRER-DEMATO, KARIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,595.70 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, MICHAEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,595.70 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRAGIN, RAMONA U Employer name Orange County Amount $105,595.21 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACI, JOHN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $105,595.03 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CORNELIUS R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $105,594.86 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GLENN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,594.74 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, SANDRA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $105,594.41 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHNER, SHERI L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $105,592.44 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Department of State Amount $105,591.37 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEREK, JOANNA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,591.14 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $105,591.08 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK, MARVIN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $105,590.48 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JONATHAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,590.47 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTSAY, MARISA Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,589.04 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, KATHERINE A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $105,587.84 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, ERIN L Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $105,586.77 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-ROC, MARIE C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $105,584.84 Date 12/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ALONZO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,581.20 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHOLZNER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $105,580.83 Date 10/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBYAH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $105,577.59 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, FRANCISCO E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,577.12 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $105,576.40 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ANTONIO A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $105,576.08 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $105,575.39 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HECTOR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $105,574.35 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $105,572.87 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LEE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,572.62 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,572.17 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCACER, MARILYN Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,571.90 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISELS, ROBERT A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,571.90 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENES, MATTHEW A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,571.90 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, THELMA JOY B Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPOLI, ROBERT M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,571.90 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU-BUCHENHOLZ, PETER GREGOR Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,571.90 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SHUBIU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLE, KIRBY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,571.90 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBLER, DANIEL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $105,571.90 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRUS, JENNIFER R Employer name Department of Law Amount $105,571.90 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADHYARU, BHALCHANDRA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKOYOKO, ANGELINE D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESS, SUSAN A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALBY, WENDELL B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESLANI, FE P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, ANITA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWIRA, YOHANA N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPSIS, DENISE E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG TOMMY, KUI YUM Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, SIMON S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIANO, MELBA T Employer name Education Department Amount $105,571.90 Date 03/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, JEROME V Employer name Education Department Amount $105,571.90 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ERNESTINE L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,571.90 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLON, LAURA P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,571.90 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBIAC, DIANE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/28/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLATO, ELIZABETH T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $105,571.90 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWITZ, NAOMI J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, MARC E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, WILLIAM Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARJORIE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,571.90 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARROW, SALLIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONWE, FLORENCE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,571.90 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPERMAN, MARK N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, LESLIE S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, JUDY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARS, MADELINE R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 02/01/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKU, OMOTAYO O Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, ARINOLA N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, KAREN ANN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MBAMARA, OLIVER O Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCHOW, SCOTT A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEKABA, OGECHUKWU N Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, EDUARDO A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAN, YUKLAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MARK M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, MARYANN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $105,571.90 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, ROSLYN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, JANE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUNTA, DOMINICK Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALDAR, SUPTY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EUGENE T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, CARLOS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, LISA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAN, RADHAKRISHNA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, ERIC Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCO, RICHARD T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSALLO, LOUIS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, TRACIE MEI HUI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,571.90 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System