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 MC GUIRE, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,002.70 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAVAGLIA, PHILIP J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,002.57 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAI, JEAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $99,002.54 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJANA, LIONEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,001.10 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, PATRICK R Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $99,000.90 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFGANG, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,000.70 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, ANTONIETTA C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $98,999.94 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITCH, KIMBERLY D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $98,998.55 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JUSTIN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,998.26 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, SANDRA P Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,997.60 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAJER, ANTHONY Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $98,996.70 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, PAUL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,996.21 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPERT, PAUL C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $98,996.01 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLIVER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,994.90 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLBERDING, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,993.90 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JAMES A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $98,993.22 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILENTO, EUGENE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $98,993.04 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, ANN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $98,993.02 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGCATE, AILEEN MAE DOLOR Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $98,991.22 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, SHARON A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $98,991.05 Date 04/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JAMES T Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $98,990.31 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIS, JODI K Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $98,989.77 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $98,988.21 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, GARY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $98,988.03 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FALCO, NICHOLAS A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $98,987.19 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, JOHN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,986.91 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, ALBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,986.48 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNIN, JOHN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,986.15 Date 07/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTAMI, BIDJAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,986.15 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZON, FERDINAND ANDRES Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,986.05 Date 10/18/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, CATHERINE M Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $98,985.53 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, STACEY L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,985.46 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $98,984.81 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARVIN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,981.87 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIGNANO, MICHELLE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $98,981.84 Date 11/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILTON, JASON A F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,981.72 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALENOVSKY, AMELIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,980.49 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, CHERYL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,980.04 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSKO, THOMAS W Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $98,979.92 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADER, JERRY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $98,979.57 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERVILLE, EDGAR E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,979.34 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMOT, RONALD A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $98,978.34 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEFFREY L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $98,977.85 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $98,977.50 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDEWATER, CHARLES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,977.31 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEELIN, MARY G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,977.26 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HAAN, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,977.22 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, KENNETH E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,977.14 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAR, MICHAEL W Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $98,977.04 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARICK, ANN W Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $98,976.73 Date 01/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGVIK, HERMAN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,976.46 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MONICA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,975.04 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, DAVID D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $98,975.01 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACKLEY, GREGORY V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $98,973.24 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONLON, KYLE P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,972.62 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, EILEEN S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $98,972.08 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, CHARLES E, III Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $98,971.81 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BIASE, JEAN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,971.14 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, ALECIA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,971.14 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZEL, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,971.14 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANNE F Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,971.14 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, ANGELA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,971.14 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $98,969.82 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROA, ROSARIO A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $98,969.27 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KARLENE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $98,968.35 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, SUSAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,967.96 Date 07/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, JAMES M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,967.96 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDIVIAS, BEVERLY GARCIA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,967.96 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RICHARD M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,967.96 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, RUBEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $98,967.96 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESTIN, MARGALY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $98,966.08 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, NANCY D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,965.90 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SA, LAUREEN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,964.30 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTURE, LIONEL, SR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,962.94 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PAULETTE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,961.49 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCIMENTO, TIMOTHY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,959.91 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFARELLI, JOHN L Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $98,959.80 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAKOWSKI, LAURA GAIL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $98,959.26 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, DEANNA J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $98,957.43 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, DEBRA A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $98,957.41 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DONALD J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $98,956.00 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMOUR, KARIN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $98,956.00 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUI, DENNIS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $98,956.00 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, BARBARA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,955.79 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JACK B Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $98,955.29 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERRIE, EILEEN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $98,953.22 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,953.04 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TYLOR R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $98,952.61 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DOREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,952.30 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, AMANDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,951.68 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRASTRO, NICOLE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $98,951.54 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANG, FRANCES Y Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $98,951.45 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, TODD T Employer name Niagara County Amount $98,951.42 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORONCE, MILAGROS G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $98,949.67 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLIN, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $98,949.06 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREADY, SHAUN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,948.40 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRACY L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $98,947.91 Date 05/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHINFAR, DARIUS Employer name City of Albany Amount $98,947.51 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, ANDREA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $98,947.45 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBICKI, ROBERT L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,947.15 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System