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 FERRIER, JEFFREY Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $105,354.54 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADDLEMIRE, JASON K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,354.51 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEN, CHING CHIH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,354.47 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, BRADLEY D Employer name Genesee County Amount $105,354.00 Date 01/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SANDRA M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $105,353.88 Date 06/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIKSNIS, EDWARD B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,353.87 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDLONG, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,350.41 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA-CASTILLO, LILLIANA M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,349.73 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINO, JOANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $105,348.54 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MOLLY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $105,346.12 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSYL, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,346.00 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEEMS, MARY C Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $105,345.36 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, RUBEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $105,344.57 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMMER, SCOTT Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $105,344.36 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, WILLIAM G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $105,343.64 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, JOETTA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,343.26 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDECKER, MARYELLEN M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $105,343.00 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MARK P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $105,342.79 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $105,340.06 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUSO, LEONARD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,338.92 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, BRYAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,338.04 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMANOWICZ, THOMAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,338.00 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $105,337.85 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN-STULL, MINERVA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,336.90 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, HENRY, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $105,335.68 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGH, ANIL S Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $105,334.88 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, JAMES Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $105,332.55 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATIRYA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,331.83 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHBOURGH, GISELLE M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $105,331.38 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, BORIS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,330.38 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUB, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,330.18 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIZIO, CHARLES J Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $105,327.50 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELL, DANIEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,326.25 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNA, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,325.71 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JASON S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,325.37 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABLE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,325.24 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JERRY A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $105,323.39 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, MONIFA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,322.62 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIBALD, SYLVIA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $105,321.45 Date 06/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, LINDSAY W Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,320.19 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLMAN, LISETTE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,320.00 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDAY, STUART J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $105,318.74 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTOPHER A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $105,315.32 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, MARCY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,314.76 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVE, NICOLE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,314.76 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, URSULA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,314.76 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, JOANN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,314.76 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLY-HENSHAW, NICOLE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,314.76 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAWAY, NATALIE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,314.76 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSAS, JORGE S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $105,314.76 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, RICHARD F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $105,314.76 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARTIN P, II Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $105,314.76 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, BRIDGET M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $105,314.76 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENN, JENNIFER L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $105,314.76 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST MARY, KRISTIN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $105,314.76 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, LAURA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $105,314.65 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVEC, EDWARD R Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $105,313.42 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TODD A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $105,312.24 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRE, BETTY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,312.13 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, BRIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,308.75 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOPELLITI, ANTHONY G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $105,308.50 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SONG, GANG Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $105,308.01 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SCOTT H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,307.70 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERL, MARTIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $105,307.28 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCHELLO, TINA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,306.91 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DAWN D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,306.68 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAOS, CONRADO A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $105,304.73 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON-IRBY, CHERYL R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $105,302.90 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRE, PETER M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $105,301.95 Date 12/08/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KATHERINE T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $105,301.95 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, PHILLIP B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $105,301.95 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLER, KARL G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $105,301.95 Date 11/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LAWRENCE F Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $105,301.60 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $105,301.49 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WILLIE H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $105,300.63 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, DEREK N Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $105,300.63 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, JEFFREY A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $105,300.63 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $105,300.63 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMAYA, LEON C Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,300.63 Date 05/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, ROBERT Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $105,300.63 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, TRACY L Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $105,300.63 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, KRISTIN S Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $105,300.63 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, KATHLEEN J Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $105,300.63 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDINES, ILEANA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,300.63 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, JOSEPH Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $105,300.63 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DELLA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,300.63 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELBSTEIN, ALAN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,300.63 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURIEL, ROBINANNE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,300.63 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDMAN, LARRY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,300.63 Date 10/31/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, LAURIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,300.63 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLER, ROBIN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,300.63 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIDE, YVONNE T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,300.63 Date 05/09/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNO, FRANK, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,300.63 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, VINCENT A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $105,300.63 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, OSCAR M, SR Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $105,300.63 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, IVAN Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $105,300.63 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUI, DAVID C Y Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $105,300.63 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABINO, GIDEON Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $105,300.63 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, JEFFREY C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,300.63 Date 08/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSKY, BRUCE S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,300.63 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System