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 BURPEE, THOMAS F Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $100,915.63 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DAVID J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $100,915.49 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, OMAR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,913.98 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMIN, ABDURAHMAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $100,911.96 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZACHOR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,911.70 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, VICKY J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $100,910.92 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTENRING, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $100,910.31 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, EFRAIN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,909.98 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULOSE, JOHN T Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $100,909.46 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPE, SUSAN Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $100,908.89 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SEAN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,908.77 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, THOMAS L Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,907.88 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEL, SARAH H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,907.60 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, TINA K Employer name Town of Massena Amount $100,904.73 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, EILEEN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $100,904.70 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, STEPHEN V Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $100,903.63 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZA, ERIC J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,903.24 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZ, JAMES Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $100,901.84 Date 02/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESOPI, AUGUST J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,901.25 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOANNE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,901.24 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHTER, DANIELLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,901.20 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMERICH, EDWARD V, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,901.20 Date 12/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,901.20 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MARIAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,901.20 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRI, JEFFREY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $100,899.89 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHLIAN, MATTHEW F Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,899.46 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, CRAIG P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $100,899.38 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, KEQIN NANCY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,899.01 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIR, ALBERTO Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,898.70 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICINA, MICHAEL S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $100,896.81 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNITTI, JOHN G, JR Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $100,895.85 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANOTELLI, JOSEPH P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,894.48 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, JUSTINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $100,893.93 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTIER, SUSAN G Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,892.79 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, MICHAEL T Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,891.99 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ANNMARIE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $100,889.05 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,888.82 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILINSON, SHARON M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $100,882.21 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PINO, SCOTT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,881.77 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, MICHELLE T Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,881.11 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEN, RANA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,880.93 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROELL, JOSEPH G Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $100,880.88 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKSO, MADONNA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,879.88 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVER, DANI G Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $100,878.39 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, PANDORA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $100,876.96 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESKO, JULIA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $100,875.90 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $100,875.49 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $100,874.63 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEDDER, ROBERT, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $100,874.45 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,874.14 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, WILLIAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,874.11 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNG, ANTHONY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $100,872.90 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $100,872.88 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, BRIAN L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $100,871.60 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, KENNETH D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,868.92 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $100,868.34 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELMAR, RENEE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,868.28 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, DIANA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $100,867.70 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLARMANN, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $100,867.31 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSE A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $100,867.29 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $100,867.01 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ARIELLE N Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $100,865.20 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZOR, ANDREA D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $100,864.66 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, WOJCIECH P Employer name Cornell University Amount $100,864.08 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, DONNA L Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $100,863.19 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, MARIELY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $100,862.86 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUEY, JOHN R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $100,862.28 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $100,862.15 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, GWENETTE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,861.55 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, MARIONLYNN C Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,860.96 Date 10/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINSKI, LAWRENCE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $100,860.29 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDY, PAUL A Employer name City of Cortland Amount $100,859.50 Date 11/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, STEPHANIE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,859.45 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, THOMAS V, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $100,859.06 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, MARY E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $100,857.80 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYOE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $100,855.88 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $100,855.71 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDI, JOHN P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $100,854.85 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAWLEY, NOREEN B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,853.80 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, STEPHEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $100,853.41 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETTE, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,851.23 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, SUZANNE M Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $100,847.15 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, KEVIN V Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $100,847.12 Date 10/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGOLIER, FREDERICK R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $100,847.01 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURGAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $100,845.77 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAPASSO, LOUIS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $100,845.13 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, STEPHEN H Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $100,842.70 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRISCHOUX, KEVIN C Employer name City of Middletown Amount $100,841.83 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALAFI, ELIZABETH Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $100,841.75 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN A Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $100,840.80 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORYL, JEFFREY M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,839.99 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREIS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,839.84 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERTO, LORETTA V Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $100,839.84 Date 08/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, BRIGIT T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,839.52 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINAIS, MICHAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,838.74 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SARAH L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $100,838.60 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUTLACHT, KEVIN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,838.31 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $100,837.39 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCZAK, PHILIP E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $100,836.90 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MARGARET A Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,836.81 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System