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 FIORENTINO, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $105,432.66 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYVNIAK, JOSEPH T Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $105,432.12 Date 12/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, GLORIA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $105,430.53 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SHERRI J Employer name Albany County Amount $105,430.41 Date 05/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, ASIF J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,429.53 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PETER J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $105,428.41 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAK, DOUGLAS E Employer name City of Lockport Amount $105,428.26 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $105,428.24 Date 01/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGLUND, TIMOTHY W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,427.89 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, TONY Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $105,427.86 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHARLES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,427.11 Date 03/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, BELLEW S Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,426.70 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LORRAINE Y Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $105,426.12 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, RICHARD D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $105,425.90 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFTON, WENDY S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $105,425.85 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ELAYNE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,424.18 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEITLER, DENISE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $105,424.01 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDLE, JAMES W, JR Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $105,423.66 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, BERNARD A Employer name Orange County Amount $105,423.38 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFALO, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $105,421.92 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIS, DONNA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $105,419.87 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, STEPHEN Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,418.75 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, ROBERT M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $105,418.65 Date 03/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISCARI, NICHOLAS Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $105,418.60 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $105,417.50 Date 12/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLER, GINA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,417.50 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, XIAOHONG Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $105,417.20 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCZMA, CARLENE N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $105,416.02 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, LORI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,412.39 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTERT, RICHARD L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $105,411.64 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JOHN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $105,411.24 Date 04/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, KIRK R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,410.43 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, DANIEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,410.11 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODUGBESI, RISIKAT A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $105,409.74 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, JASON A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $105,409.10 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ROBERT L Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $105,408.82 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, EILEEN C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $105,408.35 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBY, ANDREW T Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,407.28 Date 10/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARTIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $105,404.56 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONI, RICHARD S Employer name Rockland County Amount $105,404.04 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODING, JOANNE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $105,403.98 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, EDWARD J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,401.05 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, PEDRO V Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $105,399.44 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIMONE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,399.25 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, RONALD H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,398.64 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKEY, KERRI D Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,398.11 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, BARRY M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $105,396.85 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAN, RAFAL C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $105,396.69 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, LILIAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,396.55 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ANTOINETTE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,396.55 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $105,396.43 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, DAVID T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $105,396.37 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSLAND, ALFRED J Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,394.98 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, DARLENE D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,394.21 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, SHANNA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,392.77 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SHELBY L Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $105,392.64 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, JON P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,392.64 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, HARRY J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $105,391.75 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, STEPHANIE C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $105,389.07 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MOLLY C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $105,388.09 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONE, DOMINIC A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $105,387.49 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIZO, FRANK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,387.29 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGGREY, JOANA H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,385.45 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BRADLEY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $105,385.26 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,385.08 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DANIEL S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,384.57 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $105,383.29 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERNOWSKI, RONALD J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $105,382.86 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LINDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,381.11 Date 11/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, FEE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,380.05 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, GEORGE E, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,379.29 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALO, HECTOR F Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $105,379.21 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES F Employer name Village of South Nyack Amount $105,378.51 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSER, THOMAS F Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $105,376.98 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTMAN, STEVEN W Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $105,376.85 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TODD J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $105,376.59 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $105,376.01 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JESSY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $105,373.88 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ERIC Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $105,372.72 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEDWORTH, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $105,371.45 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSHEAD, KEITH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,371.28 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $105,369.65 Date 07/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JOSEPH B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,368.12 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $105,367.75 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, LISA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,367.27 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JAMES R, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $105,365.09 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINO, PETER P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,364.90 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMAN, LAWRENCE D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $105,364.48 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, LORNA S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $105,364.16 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, SEAN Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $105,363.68 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RONALD W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $105,361.77 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,361.34 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDDERMAN, SUSAN E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $105,360.80 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARANJO, LUIS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,359.67 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT-WATKINS, TANYA D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,359.33 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, CHERYL L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $105,359.15 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $105,358.88 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DAVID Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $105,358.46 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEG, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $105,357.66 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRAHIM, MOHAMMAD T Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $105,356.19 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System