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 COLLINS, JAMES R Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $101,849.30 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICO, DANIEL R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $101,848.80 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEE, JOHN M Employer name Erie County Amount $101,848.75 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, M LYNNE Employer name Department of State Amount $101,847.92 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACY, JEFFREY F Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $101,847.05 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSON, ROSS L Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,846.57 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANNA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $101,846.51 Date 11/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACENOWR, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $101,845.94 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRON, DONALD P, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $101,842.90 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, ROBERT Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $101,842.52 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, GREGORY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $101,841.98 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, STACEY A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $101,840.70 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,839.94 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRONE, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,838.85 Date 11/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KEVIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $101,838.33 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUPAIN, TROY W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $101,834.81 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHUANG, HUEY-MIN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $101,833.66 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, JAMES E Employer name Albany County Amount $101,833.38 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ARLENA T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,833.33 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CARMEN C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $101,831.97 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, STEVEN R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $101,831.64 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, GORDON W Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $101,830.49 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QI, HUI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,829.28 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, SHAWN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,828.16 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DROBOT, GREGORY E Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $101,827.70 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHI, WENHUA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,827.56 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIELL, ROSEMARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $101,827.08 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, BRETT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $101,826.98 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, DANIEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,825.53 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUDLACK, DANIEL Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $101,824.64 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, SHERYL L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $101,824.56 Date 05/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAIMI, PATRICIA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,824.16 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CESTARO, R MICHAEL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $101,823.65 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KAREN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,822.98 Date 08/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $101,822.83 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $101,822.60 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, BRANDON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,821.74 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, MARK W, JR Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $101,821.40 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, EUGENE W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,821.35 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARGARET A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $101,821.18 Date 06/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, DHARMENDRA C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $101,820.74 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROZIER, KENNETH A Employer name Orange County Amount $101,820.30 Date 12/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMONDOREA, BASIL M Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $101,819.93 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $101,818.99 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $101,818.42 Date 01/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLEAN-O'FARRELL, SUSAN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $101,817.96 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, BRADLEY J Employer name Albany County Amount $101,817.75 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKORO, FELICIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,815.35 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKEEL, DOUGLAS J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $101,814.78 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,811.92 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, RYAN C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $101,810.98 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, ADAM J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $101,808.41 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, RUDOLPH Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $101,807.73 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALKA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $101,806.64 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DROESE, GLENN A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $101,806.08 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROTA, VICTORIA Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $101,804.54 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURELLO, JOHN M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $101,801.59 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, SHELLEY K Employer name Ulster County Amount $101,800.93 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULIN, ANIDE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $101,800.47 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ELLEN E Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $101,800.01 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROBBEY, KWADWO P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,799.80 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, CHI KI VICTOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,799.80 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMELCHUK, RICHARD N, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $101,798.21 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCO, JOSEPH Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $101,797.67 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, DONALD T Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $101,796.10 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, CHARLES B Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $101,794.50 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONCELLI, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,794.31 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, CARL J, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $101,793.77 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCER, GRACE M Employer name Putnam County Amount $101,793.22 Date 09/22/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, RICKY L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $101,793.16 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBERT, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $101,791.24 Date 12/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONT, ANDREW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $101,791.03 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXEN, CHRIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,790.49 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ALBERT W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $101,790.25 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEREN, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,789.65 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUROSKI, JOHN C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $101,789.48 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDA, JOY N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,789.09 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVAY, SUSAN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,784.99 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ROBERT J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $101,784.88 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTRACION, PHILIP S Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $101,783.84 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLORZANO, FELIX D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,781.00 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERA, RONALD H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $101,780.97 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKEL, CONSTANCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,780.74 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCAL, JOYCELINE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $101,780.57 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JESSICA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,779.51 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $101,779.32 Date 08/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONEENY, KARA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,778.38 Date 12/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERO, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,778.18 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $101,777.41 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHR, RONALD W Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $101,776.74 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTLEY, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $101,774.99 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISVILLE, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,774.71 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORCROSS, ERIC P Employer name Monroe County Amount $101,774.37 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, EDWARD J, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $101,774.24 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,773.98 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARIETTE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,773.13 Date 08/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, FRED H Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $101,772.89 Date 05/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHEROD V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,771.45 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JOHN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $101,769.86 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, MONROE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,769.75 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System