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 RIORDAN, MARYBETH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $103,273.71 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORT, TROY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,272.78 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DENISE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,272.69 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAVALLO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $103,272.67 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, STUART G Employer name Ulster County Amount $103,268.90 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, SCOTT J Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $103,267.65 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, MARY F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,267.62 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, JOHN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,264.15 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,263.75 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAFFORD, DANIEL, III Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,263.74 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ROSEANNA Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $103,263.20 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEMAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $103,263.17 Date 06/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MAUREEN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,262.80 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, CHRISTINA J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $103,262.31 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, MATTHEW M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,261.93 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLOW, DAVID M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $103,261.88 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CRAIG Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $103,261.61 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $103,260.63 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINSBERGEN, ERNEST P Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $103,260.41 Date 05/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, TANYA K Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,260.32 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JULIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $103,260.13 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JANET E Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $103,258.87 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULPONE, ANN MARIE Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $103,257.60 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CATHY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,257.22 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER-HAAS, JENNIFER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $103,256.84 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ANTONIO M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $103,256.84 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIER, BRUCE C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $103,256.40 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $103,253.93 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIK, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,252.53 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, ERNEST Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,251.16 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HNIS, SCOTT M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $103,250.38 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTROM, YONAH Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,249.02 Date 06/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $103,248.66 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAND, JENNIFER T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,247.98 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEMAN, CHARLES M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $103,247.98 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIZ, MIOSOTIS A Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $103,246.92 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIKIN, EDEN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,243.03 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUARO, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,242.51 Date 05/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,242.05 Date 09/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAZEN, SHELLEY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $103,241.99 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, JAMES M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $103,241.17 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESKO, RONALD E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $103,240.24 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CHARLES R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,240.14 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAESTRO, RYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,239.82 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MITCHELL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,238.90 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABUZID, OMAR A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,238.21 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, MASSIEL I Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,237.93 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPHANO, CONNIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,237.50 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, ARTHUR H Employer name Albany County Amount $103,237.32 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JANET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,235.91 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COTEAU, ANN MARIE E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $103,235.80 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, JOHN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,234.74 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARSON, TRAMELL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,234.48 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YETTO, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $103,234.05 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, JOHN T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $103,233.16 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,232.67 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, DEBORAH M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $103,228.64 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJES, CHERYL MARITES Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $103,228.60 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTT, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $103,227.92 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MARK K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $103,226.57 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAI, JOSHUA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,226.00 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTS, KEVIN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,224.60 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIE, ALAN W, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $103,219.36 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SCOTT A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $103,219.29 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, GARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,219.29 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPPI, ALISON M Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $103,219.29 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRINO, ALLYN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,219.25 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUBINTON, DAVID S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,218.95 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DUSTIN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $103,218.78 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOUYOUSEF, TAREK M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $103,217.40 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, DAVID H Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $103,217.16 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, JOHN K Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $103,216.93 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORNOMA, TRAVIS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,216.79 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASKER, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $103,214.28 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MARK W Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $103,213.72 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTELL, DEBORAH P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $103,211.69 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERT, KAREN H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,211.66 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, SHANNON A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $103,210.20 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULKEY, JOSHUA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,209.71 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, THOMAS T Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,206.10 Date 12/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, SERGIO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,205.59 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, HENRY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,203.64 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $103,202.07 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, DWAYNE E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $103,199.86 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SUSI Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,199.58 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANORDEN, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $103,199.32 Date 08/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LA KENYA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,199.09 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, ERIC J Employer name Department of State Amount $103,198.53 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOUGH, JAMES C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $103,198.28 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EWAN O Employer name New York Public Library Amount $103,196.89 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, WILLIAM C Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $103,194.54 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YULL, THOMAS L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,192.50 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,191.24 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSINSKI, WILLIAM F, II Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $103,190.00 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NAMARA, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $103,187.97 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LARRY D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $103,187.79 Date 06/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, DEBBRA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $103,186.89 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, EFREM R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $103,184.87 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NANEY, THOMAS R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $103,184.85 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, SHELLEY L Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $103,184.73 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System