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 PERALTE, SOUVENISE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,669.59 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIJVER, DERK S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $99,669.23 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, NANCY K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $99,668.33 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEGAS, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $99,666.96 Date 03/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $99,666.62 Date 01/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURANTE, LOUISE P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $99,663.82 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES-AMARILES, MARIE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,663.75 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, ANGELO A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $99,663.33 Date 09/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVESON, RUTH J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,660.42 Date 02/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLY, DANIEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,659.93 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, KEVIN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $99,658.65 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, BRIAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,657.80 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARZILLO, MICHAEL P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $99,657.72 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWLA, MAHFUZUR R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,657.57 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERUTTI, CHELSEA A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $99,657.50 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD-DUMAS, PATRICIA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $99,657.44 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ KEEGAN, LAURA A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $99,655.85 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLA, JAMES J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $99,654.15 Date 08/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKENSON, JANE P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $99,653.91 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBINSKI, GARY S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $99,652.39 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLE, GINA H Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,650.19 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CELINA M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $99,649.67 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $99,649.67 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, SHERLON L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $99,649.67 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URSINI, ARLENE M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $99,649.67 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, GRACE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $99,649.67 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMLAND, STEVEN M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $99,649.67 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $99,649.67 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, DEOKIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,649.67 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLAND, CAROL J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $99,649.67 Date 01/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREY, KATHERINE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,648.63 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATEL, ASHOK S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $99,647.22 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAN, SCOTTIE J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $99,646.73 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHY-BOX, COLLEEN F Employer name Oneida County Amount $99,644.01 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNDENNIS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $99,643.44 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLAN, JAMES L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $99,642.80 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JOHN J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $99,642.42 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, DAVID J Employer name Erie County Amount $99,641.76 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUKA, JAMES J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $99,641.27 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSE, STEVEN D Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $99,640.98 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAEGER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $99,640.35 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGEUX, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $99,639.80 Date 06/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $99,639.80 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JAMES Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $99,639.34 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, JO ANN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,637.76 Date 03/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, TEISHA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,637.72 Date 08/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRYSTAL, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,636.34 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, LORRAINE Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $99,634.86 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, STEVEN M Employer name Orange County Amount $99,634.31 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMIDA, NEIL F Employer name Rockland County Amount $99,633.55 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SOPHIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,633.10 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $99,632.83 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, FRANK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $99,632.10 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARMIENTO, ZOILA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,631.94 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING-CORRY, ANN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $99,631.61 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, LINDA K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $99,631.01 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRAD, ANNE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $99,630.44 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GEDA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $99,629.62 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIORGIO, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,627.95 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $99,627.70 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZZONITE, J DANIEL Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $99,627.47 Date 06/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DONALD J, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $99,627.31 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, WILLIAM K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $99,625.56 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, MARGARET M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $99,625.12 Date 04/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, AIDA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,622.81 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIGNY, SUSAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $99,620.79 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, KRISTEN M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $99,620.77 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $99,620.58 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKONECKI, JOHN M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $99,620.11 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, ARTHUR L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $99,619.36 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ANTHONY G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $99,619.26 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $99,618.94 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLTRY, JEFFREY R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $99,618.92 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, PHILIP C Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,617.49 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HEPBURN L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $99,616.68 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEN, AVERY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,613.42 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, MARK D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $99,613.24 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, NATHANIEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,613.15 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRATTON, NANCY T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,612.95 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, JILL R Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $99,612.49 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOHN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,612.29 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINZE, MICHAEL P Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,612.22 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MEGAN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,612.13 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $99,611.87 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ANITHA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,611.40 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $99,611.24 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HEATHER Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,609.34 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOHN J, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $99,609.06 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROKES, ANASTASIA H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,608.16 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, MATTHEW C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $99,607.94 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, CHRISTINA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,607.58 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRY, SUSAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,607.53 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPUSHOY, SERHIY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $99,606.46 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ROBERT M Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $99,605.06 Date 03/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOLFLENOK, IRINA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $99,605.03 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIO, MODESTO Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $99,604.99 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKERS, LISA A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $99,604.36 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL MANAKHLY, JOSEPH M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $99,604.13 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, KEVIN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $99,602.82 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATTAH, DIANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $99,602.53 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System