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 PERRONE, PAUL M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $98,595.77 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, NICOLE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,595.31 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONER, CHAD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,595.08 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACCHI, MARIA R Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $98,594.66 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLEZAL, DANNY J Employer name Orange County Amount $98,593.08 Date 10/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, MARK Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $98,591.85 Date 04/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, JASON D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $98,591.40 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANDREW T Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $98,589.77 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LISSETTE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,589.56 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PATRICIA Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $98,589.21 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, LUIS N, JR Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $98,587.28 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTT, JOHN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,586.96 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITAILLE, CHARLES J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $98,586.82 Date 11/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $98,585.75 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, ROGER S Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $98,585.44 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSEY, JANIS Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $98,584.92 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAINO, JOHN F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,583.75 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, RAYMOND L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $98,583.54 Date 12/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAN, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,583.42 Date 11/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CALVIN H Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $98,582.50 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, JOSEPH A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $98,582.16 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,581.46 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, MAUREEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $98,580.59 Date 06/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $98,580.52 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYCZEK, JOSHUA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,580.42 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, LYNN F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $98,580.15 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAAG, ERICA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $98,579.77 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, DARLENE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $98,579.32 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, RABIN R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $98,579.13 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, INEZ E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $98,578.54 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, KIMBERLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,578.04 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKES, JOHN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,578.03 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, WALLACE D Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $98,577.06 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILENSKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $98,576.67 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEAU, ROBERT B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,575.87 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARD, MAVERNIE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $98,575.71 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, DANIEL T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,573.94 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUZZI, MARK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $98,573.90 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JEANETTE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $98,573.42 Date 08/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARGARET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,573.25 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORENZ, STACEY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $98,572.45 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VIVIANNE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $98,572.18 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTANIS, JACOB Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,571.74 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SABRINA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,570.44 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARKAS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,570.38 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, TINA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,570.38 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDAHL, JOHN S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,570.38 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,570.38 Date 06/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, GRACE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $98,570.38 Date 10/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, ELIZABETH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $98,570.38 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, GARY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $98,570.38 Date 12/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKS, RAY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $98,570.38 Date 04/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, WANDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $98,570.38 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG-LITTLE, ANNETTE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMACK, MARTIN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 06/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTYLENSKI, JAMES Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 03/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOTKIN, ALAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROTO, ROBERT S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 11/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURNELL, VLOYD L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEL, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONATY, LAURA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCOMMONS, AILEEN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $98,570.38 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBORE, MATTHEW M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLANT, MITCHELL Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVVAS, PANAGIOTA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIRA, FRANCISCO Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, BEVERLEY A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAINES, THOMAS C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 11/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, WILLIAM J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MAUREEN Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $98,570.38 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZARELO, LAWRENCE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $98,570.38 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONDA, JOSEPH F Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $98,570.38 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, AMY J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $98,569.87 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, CHRISTINE K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $98,569.61 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOB, STEPHEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $98,568.93 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JOHN P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,568.07 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLENBRANDT, JOHN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $98,567.41 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWORD, VIVIAN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $98,567.03 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWNER, JAMES M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,566.30 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, WALTER S Employer name Rockland County Amount $98,565.77 Date 03/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIN, CARLA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $98,564.91 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ANN M Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $98,564.62 Date 07/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPLER, BRANDON M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $98,562.77 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOONEY, CYNTHIA J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,561.34 Date 01/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URRUTIA, CARMEN L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,560.92 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLIN, MARTIN J Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $98,560.80 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, MARK Employer name Oswego County Amount $98,560.30 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, JIANCHENG Employer name Oswego County Amount $98,560.28 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $98,559.64 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENNICA, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,558.59 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSBERGER, RAINA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $98,558.23 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KATHLEEN D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,558.09 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, DARA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $98,555.60 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LASHON Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $98,555.54 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, DANIEL R Employer name Niagara County Amount $98,554.61 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELBY, LAURIE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $98,554.31 Date 08/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKIEWICZ, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,553.41 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $98,549.94 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System