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 CAPORALE, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $102,816.07 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETTROOKWOOD, SHARON V Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $102,815.28 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, DAVID F Employer name Erie County Amount $102,814.96 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JEFFREY H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $102,814.11 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAKIBUL, VYRNA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,813.87 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY, DIANA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,813.77 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM-CHARLES, CAROL E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $102,813.32 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNEAK, GREGORY J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $102,812.17 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPLAN, JUSTINE CLARKE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $102,811.37 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBER WILSON, PATRICIA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $102,810.36 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, MICHAEL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,807.99 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, BRENDON E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,807.88 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JON D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $102,807.59 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, JAKE S Employer name Orange County Amount $102,805.09 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSEX, PAUL D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $102,804.00 Date 04/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, S CHRIS Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $102,802.81 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, YATSUN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,802.66 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, BRIDGET A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,800.23 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCIUTTO, ANTHONY P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,799.71 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, JEREMY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $102,799.56 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALLINIKOS, ELAINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $102,798.63 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYEAR, TERRY Y Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $102,797.98 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGEL, JASON I Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $102,797.92 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBELLA, MICHAEL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,797.66 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, CHRISTINE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $102,797.26 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLAND, RICHARD P, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $102,795.19 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOHN A Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $102,794.37 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, BRIAN H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,793.87 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, SHINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,793.09 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DEBRA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $102,791.36 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZONERI, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $102,788.44 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANINGO, ALLAN JULIUS M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,787.73 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVI, CLAIRE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $102,787.49 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, BRIAN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,785.39 Date 07/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $102,785.00 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLD, SUE Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $102,784.77 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, LISA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,783.99 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, RAYMOND L, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,782.45 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JESSICA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $102,780.78 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JOHN C Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $102,780.46 Date 06/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, VERLINDA V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,779.55 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,778.10 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Orange County Amount $102,778.04 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDER, JOHN F Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $102,776.09 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNGA, RICARDO E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,775.33 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $102,773.18 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORZANO, CHARLES J Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,772.97 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHWICK, LISA Y Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $102,772.32 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPEI, RICHARD J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $102,770.92 Date 07/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINGALA, SUJATHA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,770.39 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCURSO, KAREN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,768.93 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHILENTZE, RONALD C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $102,768.91 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JAMES J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $102,768.69 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, MICHELLE W Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $102,768.69 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBI, JEPTHE L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $102,768.69 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, TRACY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,766.90 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, DAVID R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $102,766.52 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, TRAVIS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,766.10 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINKO, MICHELE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,766.04 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHATTAB, YAHYA O Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $102,765.87 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, DOROTHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,765.77 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCZKOWSKI, PAUL J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $102,765.69 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, NOEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,764.43 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, DONNA L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $102,763.36 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PAUL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,762.25 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTH, HEATHER L Employer name Albany County Amount $102,761.87 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KAREN T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,761.28 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, MARISA Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,761.24 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DONALD E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,759.89 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, TERESA P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,759.27 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRODELLE, STEVEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,759.12 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUYLER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $102,758.66 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUNK, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $102,758.52 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOAN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $102,757.92 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $102,757.73 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDGIN, BRIAN J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $102,756.49 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES-MILAN, BENNY R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $102,755.62 Date 06/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKS, JEFFREY D Employer name Erie County Amount $102,754.10 Date 07/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARZA, ANN MARIE D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,753.41 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, RANDY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $102,752.01 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINTOSH, MARY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $102,750.65 Date 05/03/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLOTAS, JAMES N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $102,750.18 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, PAUL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,749.56 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ELVIS R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,748.40 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, SHARON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,746.50 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOL, MARK H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,746.20 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, ADAM C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,745.21 Date 02/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $102,743.33 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, ROBERT J Employer name Glens Falls Housing Authority Amount $102,742.91 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDOLPH Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $102,741.15 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $102,740.28 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GLENDA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,739.58 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,738.75 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, MARC A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $102,737.18 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $102,736.11 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, STEPHANIE A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $102,735.94 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, JOSEPH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $102,734.83 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCH, BEVERLY H Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,734.28 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, TODD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,733.92 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, MICHAEL A, SR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $102,733.51 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System