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 NAKHLE, STANISLAVA Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,412.94 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, KIM M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $102,411.96 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JOSEPH P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,411.18 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGEE, GARY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,411.12 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLE, GLENN A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $102,410.56 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,409.04 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHARLES R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $102,408.60 Date 07/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATER, PETER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,407.64 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTIERS, STEVEN R Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $102,406.56 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, RICHARD M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $102,406.16 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, ROBERT J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,403.08 Date 04/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $102,402.82 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $102,401.26 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, STEPHEN W, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $102,401.00 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, JOHN P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $102,400.06 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN-MONTUORI, PATRICIA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,399.81 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BRIAN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,398.72 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGOSTINO, MARK J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $102,397.81 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SHERINE F Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $102,397.72 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, PATRICIA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,396.00 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDAK, BRIAN H Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $102,395.68 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, PAUL E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $102,393.50 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, WILLIAM K Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $102,393.39 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARIANO, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $102,392.57 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, PEGGY A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $102,392.40 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, ERIC D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,392.24 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINEAU, BRIAN N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,391.65 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARREN, JULIE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $102,391.29 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,389.75 Date 06/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $102,389.58 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, ANNIE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,389.36 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, PHILIP GORDON Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $102,387.19 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURATORE, KRISTIN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $102,385.75 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SHEREE P Employer name Ulster County Amount $102,385.29 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KEITH W Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $102,384.95 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAST, DIANA L Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $102,384.92 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERON, STELLA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $102,384.06 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, NEIL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,382.35 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TISHANA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,382.06 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASS, JACK R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $102,380.17 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, DONALD W Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $102,380.03 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OPPENHEIM, AVIVA T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,379.50 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $102,379.05 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, DIANNE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,379.05 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, SUSAN B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $102,379.05 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, DARBY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,378.85 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, INEZ Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,378.46 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, ARTHUR G, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $102,377.22 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DONALD E, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $102,375.69 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, ERIK A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $102,375.69 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATULEWICZ, CAROLYNN A Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $102,375.06 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DONNA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $102,373.80 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JASON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,373.12 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINDLER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $102,372.21 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, ROBERT K, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $102,371.85 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, CHERYL A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $102,371.44 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISGAR, JAMIE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $102,370.66 Date 11/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, ROBERT L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $102,370.32 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJOU-BAYAS, EVAEYA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $102,369.88 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, XIN B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,367.90 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHOUTCHIAN, TAHEREH T Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,367.82 Date 04/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERS, PATRICIA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $102,367.39 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, VICTOR, JR Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $102,367.14 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, COLLEEN Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $102,366.60 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, CHRISTINE NELSON Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $102,365.65 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, ZACHARY D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,363.52 Date 05/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROBERT Employer name NYC Judges Amount $102,362.75 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAAGE, BRIAN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,361.34 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTNER, RICHARD W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $102,360.99 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MARC A Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $102,360.99 Date 02/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JOHN Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $102,360.59 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALINA, ROMEO A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $102,360.27 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKUBOV, NERIK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,359.10 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVETISYAN, RUBEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $102,357.77 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DOREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,357.11 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, WILLIAM F Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $102,357.06 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LYNN M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $102,356.45 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDVED, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,356.07 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, ROCHELLE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,356.04 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, BONNIE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $102,355.80 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOTTA, ANGELA R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,355.73 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFETTO, ROBIN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,355.31 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTABIANO, BRIAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,354.94 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAMPELLA, AARON J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $102,354.40 Date 07/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, GERALDINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $102,353.72 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, WEIWEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,353.50 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOGGIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $102,353.27 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, EDWARD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,352.44 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CAY, THOMAS M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $102,351.01 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESOLA, DEBORAH A Employer name Orange County Amount $102,346.71 Date 05/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, RICHARD, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $102,345.66 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOESCHER, JACK P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,345.36 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, TARA J Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $102,345.24 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, DIANE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $102,345.11 Date 02/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, GEO Employer name City of Albany Amount $102,343.52 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HU, YINGJUN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,340.70 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, G ERNEST Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $102,340.03 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACHERE, PHILIP A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,340.01 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JANE B Employer name Nyack Library Amount $102,338.10 Date 10/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLGER, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,337.79 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System