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 CALANDRA, SCOTT R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,459.98 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AERY, TRACY A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIZZELL, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HEATHER J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, GREGORY E Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, BRIAN P Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, BRIAN W Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, JIMMY F Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, BARBARA A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, CHERYLE L Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $101,459.40 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCA, MARIO Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $101,458.06 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNO, VERA H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $101,457.63 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOMENA, JOSEPH J Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $101,457.29 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KEVIN J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $101,455.24 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, JORDAN R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $101,455.15 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, DANIEL P Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $101,454.86 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, ROBERT W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $101,454.84 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJ-DAHMANE, SAMIR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $101,454.84 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $101,454.26 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, KATHLEEN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $101,454.16 Date 07/07/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENBACH, DEBORAH L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $101,454.16 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLT, WILLIAM R, III Employer name City of Elmira Amount $101,452.44 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EURENIUS, JULIE B Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $101,451.99 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JOHN M Employer name Education Department Amount $101,451.45 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANGEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,451.19 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, NAPOLEON Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,450.92 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LESLIE C Employer name Ontario County Amount $101,450.22 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, ELIZABETH Employer name City of White Plains Amount $101,450.19 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVITSKY, NICOLE T Employer name City of Rye Amount $101,450.19 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKORO, HEATHER N Employer name Erie County Amount $101,443.68 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOWY, MARTIN A Employer name Erie County Amount $101,442.76 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENSI, DEBRA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,442.74 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGBOAT, DARREN J Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $101,442.67 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHALED, KHANDAKER M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $101,442.31 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNNYE, DAVID A, III Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $101,442.09 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANEK, DAVID P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $101,441.83 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,441.20 Date 05/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,441.08 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, ROBERT L, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,441.02 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCKMYRE, MARY Employer name Erie County Amount $101,439.82 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARROLI, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $101,438.85 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINO, IAN A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $101,438.52 Date 11/16/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDEKIN, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $101,438.24 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACHTEN, STACEY J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $101,438.18 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROPPER, ANDREW J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $101,437.55 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBAIRN, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,436.90 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORDEN, JUSTIN M Employer name Orange County Amount $101,435.84 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JAMES M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $101,434.80 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTOGRASSO, KEVIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,434.66 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLIS, BRIAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,432.98 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $101,432.85 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLESIAN, RALPH A, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $101,431.18 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONAZZO, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $101,430.17 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULIC, ANTHONY E Employer name West Hempstead Water District Amount $101,429.18 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUM, PATRICK L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $101,429.10 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARTENI, MYRIAM S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $101,428.40 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,428.23 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, JAMES P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $101,428.11 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES-CATOR, MARTINE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $101,426.56 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUHOUN, SHARON A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $101,424.68 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFRATELLO, FRANCES Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $101,424.66 Date 10/12/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DEBORAH E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $101,424.61 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANDRE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,424.00 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURAK, KEVIN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $101,423.89 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINTO, JOEY D, JR Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $101,423.79 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DENNIS Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $101,422.38 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKSYM, PAMELA J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $101,421.85 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLENER, PHILIP W Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $101,421.84 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,421.46 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEMAJ, NAITA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $101,418.98 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $101,416.64 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, LESLIEANGIE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,416.49 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIL, JENNIFER L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,415.72 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, WILLIAM M Employer name Albany County Amount $101,415.28 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, FRANCESCA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,415.05 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWICH, JOSEPH P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $101,414.60 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, KEITH A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,414.18 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOTTA, LUIGI C Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $101,413.17 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, SHAUN L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,412.98 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMODIEL, TIMOTHEA CORAZON M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $101,412.73 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARIE T Employer name Putnam County Amount $101,411.48 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNZWEIG, MARYLYN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $101,409.27 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYROUTY, KELLY N Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $101,408.07 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOODY, RAY O Employer name Steuben County Amount $101,405.98 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, JENNIFER Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $101,405.70 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIG, WILLIAM G Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $101,405.12 Date 05/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, JILL D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $101,404.38 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, DANIEL M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $101,404.09 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERUBE, JOHN P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $101,403.50 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, JACOB P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $101,402.61 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, EDITH Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $101,402.18 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAYA, KENNETH Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,401.94 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUHOSKI, DAVID Employer name Town of Southold Amount $101,401.37 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ERIC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,401.20 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, AMY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,401.20 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, THOMAS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,400.59 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANELLO, RACHAEL C Employer name Department of Law Amount $101,398.64 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUBANK, MATTHEW S Employer name Department of Law Amount $101,398.64 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, MARQUITA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $101,398.00 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KATIE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,397.63 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System