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 NGUYEN, TRONG H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,421.36 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, KRISTINA D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,420.94 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARIANA, AMANDA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,420.74 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JONATHAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,419.97 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, GARY W Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $103,419.90 Date 06/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARVA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,419.19 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, ELIZABETH J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $103,418.75 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, DAVID L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $103,417.96 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIZARD, JUSTIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,417.69 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, PAULINE R Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $103,416.74 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFF, DANA J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $103,416.61 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUFANO, PHYLLIS A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $103,415.89 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, LORISSA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,415.62 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BRADLEE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,415.55 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABRERA, ANGEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,414.92 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, LINDA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,413.33 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, JEFFERY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,413.27 Date 04/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, MARY JANE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $103,413.10 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, DANIEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,412.32 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,411.71 Date 11/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERBLAND, SCOTT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,411.43 Date 02/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, GARTH R Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $103,411.41 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROFF, ROSANNE T Employer name Education Department Amount $103,410.73 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RICKY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,410.14 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, JACQUELINE Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $103,409.22 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ANNETTE M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $103,408.77 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARK, LINDA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $103,405.90 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KENNETH W Employer name Rockland County Amount $103,404.24 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLOUHY, PAULA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $103,404.19 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTO, MARIA I Employer name Rockland County Amount $103,404.13 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, RENEE M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $103,404.04 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRESI, ELYSSE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,403.98 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROIZER, THIERRY Employer name City of Kingston Amount $103,403.87 Date 12/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BODDEN, WENDELL N, II Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,403.25 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETZ, KELLY ANN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,401.92 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESITI, DANIEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,401.36 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANMER, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $103,401.33 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURTON, ANGELLA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,400.18 Date 11/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUZELLBAILEY, ADRIENNE M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $103,399.68 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KIMBERLY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,399.51 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JASON M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $103,396.01 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, THOMAS D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $103,395.99 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $103,395.38 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, RICHARD P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,395.17 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDAS, FREDERICK V, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $103,394.37 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFA, DOMENICO J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $103,393.69 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,393.67 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, KELVIN B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,392.79 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEY, WENDY K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,392.17 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, VIBEKE Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $103,389.20 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, JOHN J Employer name Orange County Amount $103,389.07 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, LAWRENCE Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $103,387.49 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSAREGLI, NICANDRO A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $103,383.78 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, KATHRYN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $103,382.05 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLLE, JOSEPH D Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,381.70 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDI, KEVIN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,381.65 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, SUZANNE L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $103,381.19 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, PETER D, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,379.88 Date 11/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERELL, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Cornell University Amount $103,378.80 Date 04/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLFOLK, HEATHER W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $103,374.15 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAR, MARK A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,373.56 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DAVID R, SR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $103,373.18 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAVARO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $103,373.00 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $103,372.16 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, BRETT M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $103,369.34 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,369.31 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $103,368.56 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTELENDY, JOSEPH K Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $103,368.48 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERERRI, AMY A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $103,368.10 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WESLEY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,366.77 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ANDREW Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $103,366.38 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, PATRICK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,366.17 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERGA, ANTHONY J Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $103,364.17 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, MARC A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,362.92 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,362.24 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GLEN H Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $103,362.11 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIE, ANGELA S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $103,361.96 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONELIN, ANNEMARIE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $103,361.96 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWELL, CARMEN B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $103,361.96 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAHAN, LESLIE S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,361.96 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNKE, NANCY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,361.96 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOLICO, NICHOLAS C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $103,361.96 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MICHAEL J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $103,361.77 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $103,361.77 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARPE, JEANAN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,360.32 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUM, JACQUELINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,359.88 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLO, ROBERT C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $103,359.34 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JASON F Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $103,359.21 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINDERMAN, HANS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,358.87 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINOTTI, ALBERT J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $103,357.96 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $103,356.14 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, NIKIESHA N Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $103,354.69 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMAINVILLE, DAVID E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $103,354.43 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, JUSTIN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,354.26 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJDA, MICHAEL A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $103,354.08 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIOLA, JOHN J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $103,353.86 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, CAROLYN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,353.00 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TREY J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $103,351.20 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUM, LISA H Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,350.86 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGREW, ANGEL H Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $103,349.43 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System