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 WHALEN, LINDA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,088.63 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $103,087.97 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENTREGER, LISA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $103,087.96 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUFF, WILLIAM L, III Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,085.95 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, CHERYL Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $103,085.47 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, SUSAN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $103,085.15 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEAU, PEGGY S Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $103,084.40 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILL, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $103,084.14 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TERRENCE V Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $103,083.83 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOKENSKI, FRANK H Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $103,083.69 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, IAN T Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,083.25 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, STEVEN Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $103,082.96 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALTON, PATRICK J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $103,082.27 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALEAS, PETER M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $103,082.24 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALOISI, DEREK C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,082.15 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EAGAN, JOHN G Employer name Erie County Amount $103,081.54 Date 09/04/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,079.72 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, DEBRA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,079.43 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IONOV, YURIJ Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,079.42 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, MICHAEL P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,079.38 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARICK, COLLEEN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,079.28 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DONNA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,079.14 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYERN, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $103,078.09 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, MARIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,077.95 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRMAN, KAREN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,077.37 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, CELESTE E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,077.37 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGID, DONNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,077.23 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ANAND P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,076.66 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORCZYK, SEAN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,075.93 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOSKY, SHARON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $103,075.46 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIALOWSKI, MARC J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $103,075.32 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, DEBORAH G Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,075.00 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, NANCY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,072.58 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORAOR, JOHN E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $103,072.56 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDDEN, WILLIAM G Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $103,071.41 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KEVIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,071.12 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAND, CURTIS C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $103,068.34 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNT, JOANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,067.80 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILYAVSKIY, OLEG Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $103,067.35 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, JANET R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,065.19 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, CHARLES J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,064.54 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $103,062.61 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, THOMAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,061.79 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, ALLISON T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,061.38 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, SHERRY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $103,060.81 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MARK Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $103,060.61 Date 01/31/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $103,060.15 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEASON, DENNY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,059.03 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINO, JEFFREY T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $103,058.85 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTER, ALISON M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,058.55 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, ANN MARIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,058.50 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, DOUGLAS C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,058.46 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEU, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,058.02 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, BRIAN L Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $103,057.48 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, AUDREY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,057.00 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARES, CYNTHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,054.91 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, DONALD R, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $103,052.79 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, JOHN E Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, WILLIAM J Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, HEATHER A Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, ROBERT K Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 01/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, BARRY D Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 03/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, MICHAEL G Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARROTT, LORRAINE K Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEFFREY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WENDY R Employer name Ontario County Amount $103,052.62 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETON, ROBERT O Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $103,052.48 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $103,051.67 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, DIOMEDES O Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,051.43 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, VICTOR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,051.26 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREEGAN, VIRGINIA L Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $103,051.19 Date 09/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELL, BARRY D, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $103,050.99 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $103,049.92 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DONNA M Employer name Village of Mill Neck Amount $103,049.86 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERANO, MICHAEL P Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $103,049.65 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ROBERT V, II Employer name Warren County Amount $103,049.64 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, CARLEEN E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $103,045.92 Date 04/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DEON C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,044.98 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, PAULA T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $103,044.91 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ELIZABETH Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $103,044.91 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVENS, TOM L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,044.18 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PAUL C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $103,043.80 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, REGINA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,042.50 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLORENS, CARLOS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,041.78 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, CLARINDA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $103,041.59 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGRO, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,041.30 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKIN, MAUREEN MULLINS Employer name Broome County Amount $103,040.81 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRET, PETER S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $103,039.65 Date 07/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEFFREY J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $103,039.62 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSMIRE, MICHAEL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $103,039.25 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, EILEEN P Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $103,038.54 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $103,038.44 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTATI, STEVEN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,038.32 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, JEANNE Employer name Rockland County Amount $103,037.71 Date 08/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LEILA D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $103,036.87 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, STEVEN B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $103,036.70 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $103,036.29 Date 04/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, RICHARD J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $103,036.11 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINING, MARY E Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $103,033.37 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKOWITZ, LISA G Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $103,031.56 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System