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 KOVAL, JAMES J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $101,206.13 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $101,205.60 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, DONALD J, JR Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $101,205.55 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORALEMON, BRIDGETTE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,205.34 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-TRUDELL, KRISTIE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $101,205.34 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $101,204.75 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, DOUGLAS E Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $101,204.63 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ROBERT K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $101,204.24 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $101,203.92 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVE, LAURIE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $101,203.89 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONGAR, WILLIAM E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,202.49 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, MARY ANN T Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $101,202.31 Date 11/16/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECASTRO, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $101,201.84 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENMAN, PAUL M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $101,201.46 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JOHN F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $101,201.35 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, RICHARD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,201.12 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIELE, DIONNE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,200.96 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDESLASSIE, GHENET Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $101,200.95 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,200.40 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DUANE O Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $101,199.98 Date 08/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJANOVIC, OZANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,198.99 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, ANNA F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,198.06 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAND, BARBARA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,198.06 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JOSEPH G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $101,197.56 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, KHAI H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,197.56 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTHER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Education Department Amount $101,197.56 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $101,197.56 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGOLA, THOMAS L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $101,197.56 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNA, RUSSELL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $101,197.56 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLK, PAUL F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,196.87 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, NATHANIEL P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $101,196.87 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY-SCOTT, CHERYL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,196.45 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTIER, STEVEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,196.25 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENHAUS, STEVEN H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,196.22 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, DIANA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,195.96 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RUSSELL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,195.96 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, KEVIN T Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $101,195.00 Date 10/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, ERIC B Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,193.46 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHT, RAY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,192.97 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTERE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $101,192.83 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOTIN, MARTHA J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $101,192.41 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, ALENE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $101,192.16 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $101,191.94 Date 07/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX-GIETMAN, JUDITH L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $101,191.83 Date 04/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERETZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,191.57 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAMANOL, PAUL S Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $101,190.28 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHKOPF, KELLY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $101,190.28 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, ANDREW R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $101,190.28 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JOHN E Employer name Department of State Amount $101,190.28 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, CHARLES L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $101,190.28 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWENAR, MICHAEL P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,189.72 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVILLOTTI, K PAMELA Employer name Department of Health Amount $101,189.72 Date 09/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDEN, MARK T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $101,189.28 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, JULIE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,189.04 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELEZNIAK, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $101,188.74 Date 09/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DAVID Employer name Rockland County Amount $101,188.05 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAMP, MICHELLE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $101,187.76 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, LINDA T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $101,187.25 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, BARBARA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,186.78 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, BRUCE S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $101,186.72 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERGA, KRISTOFER A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,186.47 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATER, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $101,186.47 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANIA, SHARON L Employer name Department of Health Amount $101,185.71 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $101,185.16 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCI, JOAN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $101,184.76 Date 07/12/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, EMMA C Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $101,183.92 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRICH, AARON K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,183.79 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KATEN, JEFFERY C Employer name Broome County Amount $101,183.40 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEY, SETH M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,183.28 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, WILLIAM R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $101,182.35 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKENSHIP, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,182.15 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBERT, JAMES D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,181.95 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WILLIAM M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $101,181.71 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $101,181.53 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, RICHARD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,181.33 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, BRIANNA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,181.27 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYBORSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $101,181.21 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, FRANKLIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,180.66 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $101,180.13 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASAVADA, MIHIR M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,180.08 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, HERMAN HARRISON, III Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $101,179.78 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, CHARLES D Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $101,179.78 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, KEVIN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,179.41 Date 01/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NARDIS, ANDREW E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $101,179.41 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, SANDRA J Employer name Education Department Amount $101,179.22 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PROPERTY, ANTHONY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,179.20 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DAVID D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,179.19 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADAGE, LEONARD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $101,179.09 Date 06/22/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORSLAND, DEREK T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $101,178.66 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, GIOVANNI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,178.51 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, RONNIE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $101,177.88 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYNARSKI, MICHAEL T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,177.45 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, MATTHEW D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,177.37 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLI, ANDREA Employer name Putnam County Amount $101,176.98 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, STEVEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $101,176.72 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $101,176.62 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGRESITS, KELLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $101,176.28 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYO, ANTHONY T Employer name Department of Health Amount $101,176.15 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWISTOWSKI, BRIAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $101,176.02 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKKATT, REENA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $101,175.54 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System