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 CORNELL, PHILIP M Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $105,034.68 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORANGE, ROBIN L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $105,034.39 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, KATHRYN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $105,034.35 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWEIFEL, LAURIE J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $105,034.30 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, CHARMAINE ALEXIS Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $105,031.90 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,028.48 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, RYAN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,028.42 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, STARRIS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $105,026.67 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, SAEED A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,025.68 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBENCHAIN, VALERIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $105,025.45 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCONE, SHERRY A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $105,024.37 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $105,023.18 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDITA, LESLIE E Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $105,023.09 Date 12/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAKOSTA, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $105,021.55 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSINGER, MITCHEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $105,020.58 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,019.89 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTON, KEVIN W Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $105,019.86 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSCHEN, GAIL M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $105,019.84 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINA, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $105,019.84 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, JACQUELINE F Employer name NYC Judges Amount $105,019.84 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELL, THERESE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $105,019.22 Date 08/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLQUIST, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,018.49 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH, JOHANNA V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,018.30 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, PATRICIA E Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $105,016.93 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIERSON, CRAIG J Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $105,016.50 Date 10/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI GAUDIO, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,016.41 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, WILLIAM C Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,014.40 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, CRAIG I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,014.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTA, DION M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $105,013.85 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, HEIDI L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $105,013.80 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, JASON M S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $105,013.30 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASNIEWSKI, BERNARD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $105,012.05 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANCER, ROBERT J Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,011.87 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, GARY A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $105,011.58 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DAVID W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,011.03 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAS, THERESE R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $105,011.00 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RUBBIO, DEAN P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $105,009.65 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RALPH V, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $105,007.31 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, WILLIAM J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $105,006.99 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEACON, ADRIAN V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $105,004.63 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEPINTO, ROBERT F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,004.61 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, ABDUL Z Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $105,004.40 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, SCOTT A Employer name Niagara County Amount $105,004.13 Date 08/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ABBE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $105,003.55 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, DAVID S Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,003.50 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFIE, DARREN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,003.43 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOTHROYD, BRIAN D Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $105,002.02 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, AARON R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,001.42 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTARO, MICHAEL D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $105,001.42 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JASON G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,000.99 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, CAROL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,000.99 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBUTI, DAVID A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,000.73 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGET, MICHAEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $105,000.20 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERMELSTEIN, BINYOMIN F Employer name Village of Kaser Amount $105,000.00 Date 05/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATHMAN, JAMES E, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $104,999.97 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KAREN KELLY Employer name Suffolk Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $104,999.96 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGFIELD, JOHN G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,999.86 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,998.81 Date 04/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAART, KELLY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,997.71 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, CHRIS E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $104,996.85 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, MARC D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,996.63 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEOLUS, PANEL Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $104,996.51 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, HOWARD A, JR Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $104,995.83 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLS, CHAD T Employer name Education Department Amount $104,994.83 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS, KEITH M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $104,994.79 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELOT, MARIANNE T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,989.06 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRYAN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,989.06 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIMBENI, MICHAEL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,989.06 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, DINA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $104,987.12 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIER, JOSEPH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $104,987.10 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENT, LAURA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $104,986.86 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINONE, STEPHEN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,986.58 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, MARC S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,985.94 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARD, JOAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,985.94 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LAWRENCE A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $104,985.94 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, MICHELE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,985.94 Date 09/20/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, ANTOINETTE S Employer name Department of State Amount $104,985.94 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTH, MICHAEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,985.94 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, JOHN W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,985.94 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, LU ANN I Employer name Department of State Amount $104,985.03 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECCHIA, MARK A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $104,984.80 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEVON K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,983.93 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, JOHN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,983.81 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLAR, ERIK B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,983.25 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, CHAD P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $104,982.61 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY C Employer name Clinton County Amount $104,982.32 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,982.08 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, TREVOR A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $104,981.77 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, RUBINA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,980.33 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMM, JAMES M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $104,980.31 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, VINCENT M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $104,979.42 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $104,979.42 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRINE, WAYNE D Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $104,977.64 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEZEL, JAMES W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $104,975.95 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,975.73 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, GEMMA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,975.65 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NARDO, KRIS Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $104,974.93 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ALLISON D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $104,973.50 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSCOLA, ALFRED J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,973.34 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, ROBERT Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $104,972.55 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System