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 JACOB, JESSY Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,493.22 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGLAKE, BASIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,493.22 Date 12/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZYCKI, LAURA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,493.22 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHET, USHAKIRAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,493.22 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, SHAJI MARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,493.22 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORCHAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Broome County Amount $103,492.49 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPIETRO, NEIL A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,491.93 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRAS, ROBERT Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $103,491.28 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, JEREMIAH W Employer name Orange County Amount $103,490.46 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUZZO, MICHAEL Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $103,489.18 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURNEY, GUY G, III Employer name Saratoga County Amount $103,488.84 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, RICHARD L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,488.11 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, WILLIAM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,488.10 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, JOHN F Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $103,487.70 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, MAHEALANI Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $103,487.34 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARYANN M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $103,486.65 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTI, MICHAEL C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,486.10 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $103,485.84 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, TRYPHINA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,484.01 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, KYLE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,483.65 Date 08/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOWSKY, ANITA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,483.34 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOCK, GERALD F, III Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $103,482.61 Date 04/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOKES, CHRISTINE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $103,482.60 Date 09/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINUZZO, MATTEO Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $103,481.95 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYON, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $103,481.80 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, DAVID M Employer name Education Department Amount $103,481.72 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHERN, THOMAS Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $103,480.19 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ROSEMARY F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $103,478.14 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, LINDSEY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,477.80 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAENEL, RICHARD J Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $103,476.86 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, WILLIAM Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $103,475.60 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURDY, JACK S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $103,472.30 Date 11/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, HARRIET J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $103,472.23 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCERBOX, KENNETH W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,471.47 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIM, IRENE EUNHEE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $103,471.19 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, DOUGLAS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,470.87 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, DANIEL J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $103,469.65 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SAMUEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,469.29 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,467.53 Date 06/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIS, HARRIET WERNER Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $103,467.23 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MELVIN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,467.18 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, LYRIS Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,466.23 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, DAVID J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $103,463.51 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROW, MARK R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $103,462.34 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, WARREN C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $103,462.27 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO-DE DONA, MELINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,458.98 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARONJI, GEORGE, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $103,458.38 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUDE M Employer name City of Troy Amount $103,457.92 Date 05/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUYETT, COLLEEN R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $103,457.61 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITER, THOMAS M Employer name City of Troy Amount $103,457.43 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENO, BARBARA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,456.51 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIEWICZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,453.65 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEY, JASON G Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $103,453.48 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEINHENZ, MARC L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,451.95 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, JOHN Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $103,451.70 Date 11/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINS, THOMAS F Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $103,451.69 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUERCH, FAY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,450.61 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENZUELA, BENJAMIN C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $103,449.52 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLINO, DAVID Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $103,449.09 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, VALERIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,447.69 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, TRICIA TANG Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, BERNADETTE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 03/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS PRICE, NANCY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, ERIC W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOTZKER, KOURTNEY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, CAROL B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, SALLY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTERA, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, SUZANNE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 03/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, HAZEL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,444.40 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, JORGE I Employer name Department of State Amount $103,444.09 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JOSHUA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,443.17 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, JOHN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $103,442.30 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, R KEVIN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $103,441.60 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, ALYSON M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $103,440.54 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARK, DUANE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $103,439.76 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISUNKA, MWISA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $103,437.83 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, WILLIAM Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,437.73 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNYKH, GALINA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $103,437.58 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLERLEILE, RICHARD W Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $103,437.12 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,436.89 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILP, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,433.97 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STACY A Employer name Orange County Amount $103,432.85 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOMALA, KATRINA A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $103,431.85 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAN, JORGE I Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $103,431.27 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHAEL J Employer name Putnam County Amount $103,429.88 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, EDWARD L Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,429.19 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESOUZA, BEVERLY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,429.00 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,428.94 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JUSTIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,428.83 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORBETT, BARRY J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $103,428.53 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MICAELA F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,428.25 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLONCARZ, MARK C Employer name Erie County Amount $103,428.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TERESA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $103,426.43 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ERIC L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $103,425.61 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUSICK, WILLIAM B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $103,425.22 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONESS, RONALD T, JR Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $103,424.50 Date 04/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CHRISTINE A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $103,423.31 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, REGINA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,422.96 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System