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 WATKINS, IVAN A, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,895.40 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOSEI, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,895.07 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, MATTHEW D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,895.00 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDFIELD, CHRISTINE F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $102,894.27 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ARNOLD G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $102,893.00 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOHN A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $102,892.68 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEFFREY C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $102,892.58 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JOHN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,892.37 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSH, KARI E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $102,890.48 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, CATHY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $102,890.35 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEL, KATHLEEN L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $102,888.86 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETTI, VICTORIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,888.09 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBY, WILLIAM A C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,887.00 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, JACK F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,886.95 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBOCK-PRATT, NICHOLAS A Employer name Education Department Amount $102,886.75 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANSER, KIM C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $102,884.60 Date 05/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, ANN MARIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $102,884.48 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $102,884.39 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APOLITO, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $102,883.87 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRIJANIAN, ERICA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,883.53 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTITA, FRANCIS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,883.00 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROAK, JOHN F, III Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $102,882.47 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-JACOBS, CAROL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,881.77 Date 04/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, ERIC J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $102,881.46 Date 01/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISCH, CHARLES R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $102,880.65 Date 06/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARD, GARY U Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,879.41 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, TERESA A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $102,878.80 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $102,878.36 Date 02/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNALE, KARIN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,877.94 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, RICHARD Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $102,877.09 Date 10/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, WAYNE A, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $102,875.67 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACEY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $102,875.65 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,873.89 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERBERT, WILLIAM P Employer name Orange County Amount $102,872.55 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBERT, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Amount $102,872.30 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOZZI, ROBERT Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $102,870.17 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, ROBERT K, JR Employer name City of Geneva Amount $102,869.79 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JULIE R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $102,868.13 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $102,867.74 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERESA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $102,867.63 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ROBERT S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $102,867.48 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENTS, JOHN R, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $102,867.34 Date 08/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA-HINDS, FLORENCE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,865.93 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALASCIBETTA, DENNIS J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $102,864.61 Date 12/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEPKEN, GREGORY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,864.05 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMANN, KATHERINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,862.74 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, MONTY G Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $102,862.21 Date 01/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, COLLEEN P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $102,861.23 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTZ, CHARLES W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,860.78 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERLE, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $102,860.55 Date 08/20/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALFERRO, DAVID R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,859.99 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, BERNICE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,859.99 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, LIUXIA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,859.99 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CORTNEY L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $102,858.94 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, JOSEPH T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,858.31 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, JEFFREY M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $102,858.27 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROCHA, JOHN E Employer name Columbia County Amount $102,857.65 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, BRENT A Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $102,857.55 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, GARY D Employer name Niagara County Amount $102,856.43 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, ELIZABETH S Employer name Village of Plandome Amount $102,855.29 Date 02/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORIELLO, DAVIDE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $102,855.13 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLIN, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,851.92 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WENDELL K Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $102,851.63 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $102,851.32 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, DOMENICO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,850.50 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GORY, MARY M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $102,849.51 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, JOANNA Employer name Putnam County Amount $102,848.80 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHANE, ALBERT, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $102,847.48 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOWY, MARK E Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $102,845.84 Date 04/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNETT, SUZANNE I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,845.18 Date 08/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORNA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,843.94 Date 02/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SCOTT D Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $102,843.53 Date 03/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUSE, OTIS Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $102,841.68 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHELDON Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $102,841.55 Date 02/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANZARO, BRIDGET A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,840.27 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINO, VIVIAN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $102,838.67 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, PATRICK A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $102,835.35 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVY-PARRIS, LATOYA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $102,833.72 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GARY J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $102,831.94 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, ANDREW H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,831.82 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARROYO, JOSE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,831.60 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $102,829.25 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYSZYN, STEVEN J Employer name Broome County Amount $102,828.99 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNO, CRISTINA B Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $102,828.60 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOU, FRANCES S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $102,828.20 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETHE, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Lockport Amount $102,828.12 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARALLO-SOUZA, JEANNINE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $102,827.92 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARIF-LEAKE, AESHAH B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,827.79 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERE, STEPHEN J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $102,827.58 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, LATOYA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $102,827.52 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSINI, ANTHONY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,827.03 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOK, SHUI C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,826.58 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYAR, PETER Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,825.78 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VICTORIA A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $102,825.64 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAY, THOMAS B Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $102,825.64 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIGLIANO, MARC J Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $102,823.07 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDALA, DONNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,821.68 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATEHOS, JENNIFER M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $102,820.39 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, BRYAN L Employer name Town of Tully Amount $102,818.67 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUPIANI, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $102,818.01 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System