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 MA, SHUANG Y Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $104,204.88 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTARDI, MARIA-ANNA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $104,204.83 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, MICHAEL K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,204.21 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMASCO, SHERYL A Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $104,203.82 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCOCHO, EDWIN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $104,203.39 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, STACY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,202.32 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANSONE, JOHN S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,200.38 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLUM, DEBORAH R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $104,198.43 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINO, ANDREA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,197.98 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,197.87 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARC E Employer name Orange County Amount $104,197.62 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MATTHEW M Employer name Orange County Amount $104,196.84 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, WILLIAM J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $104,196.27 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOSKOFF, AARON M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $104,196.02 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,196.01 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINDLER, SUSAN H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,196.01 Date 06/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFRIYIE, ADJOA S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $104,196.01 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTNER, JON H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $104,196.01 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODNY, STEVEN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $104,196.01 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFE, JANE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $104,196.01 Date 10/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUDEN-WALLEN, ELDIN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,196.01 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTY, SHANNON L Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $104,196.00 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, VINCENT A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $104,195.35 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, COREY M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $104,194.57 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABITABILE, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,194.12 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERMAN, BARBARA Employer name Bryant Library Amount $104,194.03 Date 07/01/1957 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, STEVEN J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,193.32 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GARY C Employer name Education Department Amount $104,193.16 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARY E Employer name Education Department Amount $104,193.16 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFER, KRISTOPHER L Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $104,192.32 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, JONATHAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,191.80 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, THYPARAMPIL M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $104,190.32 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,189.80 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJEAN, HILDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,189.24 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNALLD, STANLEY H, III Employer name City of Utica Amount $104,187.71 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YANG, CINDY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,187.11 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IYER, RAJESHWARI A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $104,185.35 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, SUE C Employer name Education Department Amount $104,185.22 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, MICHAEL D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $104,184.69 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, DANIEL E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,183.06 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESALVO, FRANK Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,179.43 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBERG, ANTHONY Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,179.43 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBANZOS, FRANCIS G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,179.43 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, RALPH P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,179.43 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMER, LAURENCE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,179.43 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,179.43 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUCCIO, SUSAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,178.65 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKO, JOHN J, JR Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $104,177.20 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JILNICKI, JOHN C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $104,176.29 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YSAGUIRRE-KELMAN, CAROLA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $104,175.91 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAKLEY, CARRIE W Employer name Ontario County Amount $104,174.68 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIERI, THERESA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $104,173.71 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, LINDA Employer name Education Department Amount $104,172.56 Date 09/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOAN L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,170.47 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, RICHARD J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,170.41 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, PIETER F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $104,170.33 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, TYLER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,170.24 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DOROTHY R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $104,169.53 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, DAVID M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $104,169.07 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, SHAWN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,168.58 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHAFOOR, IBN R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $104,167.84 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MARIA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $104,167.70 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,166.43 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,166.27 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONARCH-PALMIERI, PAULA R Employer name Education Department Amount $104,165.18 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, MARY H Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,165.11 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENTHAL, JOSHUA Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $104,163.46 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, AMANDA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,161.73 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, PETER C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $104,160.58 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, IRIS N Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $104,159.52 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $104,159.29 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, DAVID J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,156.70 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAR, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $104,156.42 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, DAYSI Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,156.00 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $104,155.42 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, GAGANDEEP Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,154.73 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGSTROM, ALFRED A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $104,153.79 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISOLM, DONTE J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $104,153.63 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAMPOSCH, JOHN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,153.40 Date 09/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DANIEL P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $104,152.37 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES-CARTER, SANDRA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,148.36 Date 12/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RONALD Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,146.60 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLOFSKI, MICHAEL E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $104,146.06 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABAVIAN, GUISSOO S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $104,145.94 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CORRINA E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $104,145.77 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, JOHN W Employer name Columbia County Amount $104,145.76 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VER HAGUE, NATHAN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,145.66 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRUCK, KENNETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $104,144.79 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, LORI ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $104,144.65 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, KATHLEEN F Employer name Education Department Amount $104,144.65 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWOOD, KAREN P Employer name Education Department Amount $104,144.65 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITRIDES, CAROL Employer name Education Department Amount $104,144.65 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, SUSAN L Employer name Education Department Amount $104,144.65 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON KILBRIDE, KAREN L Employer name Education Department Amount $104,144.65 Date 07/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKES, KYLE W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,144.46 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLS, SYDNEY C Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $104,143.90 Date 05/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOKHANDE, RAJESH Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,143.75 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONG, YING Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $104,142.36 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JOHN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,142.32 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUE, JENNIFER Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $104,142.19 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System