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 AMICO, DIANE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $98,495.39 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVINO, PAT A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,494.70 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,494.43 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, PATRICK E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $98,494.42 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,494.40 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATARO, NICHOLAS D Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,493.98 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKSYM, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,492.55 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CLAUDE E, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,492.27 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATRONE, NOREEN N Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $98,491.91 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, AUDREY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $98,491.39 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ALAN B, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $98,491.02 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEICHNER, JASON J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $98,489.72 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEYTIA, NEREIDA Employer name Ulster County Amount $98,489.43 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, KARLA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $98,489.40 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOYA, ARELIS Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $98,488.92 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, GAIL C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,488.91 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, BRADLEY D Employer name Ontario County Amount $98,488.68 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, KEVIN P Employer name Wayne County Amount $98,488.41 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARY E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $98,487.55 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOKEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $98,485.97 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKE, PETER W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,485.52 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMANN, CATHRYN A Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $98,485.33 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOOPARAMBIL, CYRIL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $98,485.29 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, JACQUELINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,484.04 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, BRYAN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $98,484.00 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, THERESA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $98,483.89 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, GLENN G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,483.74 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, CAROLYN Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,483.73 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,483.35 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUDOP, ROBERT H Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $98,483.14 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNANTUONI, LORRAINE K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,482.77 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITAILLE, GLEN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $98,481.76 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMIE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,481.64 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSNICK, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $98,481.35 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELEHANT, DAVE C Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $98,480.51 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, SHEILA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,480.37 Date 09/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, MATTHEW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,480.05 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHODES, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Orange County Amount $98,479.55 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KENNETH J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $98,479.16 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, RAYMOND M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $98,478.65 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANPIERRE, SELINA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,478.33 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMORE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $98,476.97 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,473.83 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MATTHEW R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,472.02 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, KEVIN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,470.38 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO, LARRY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,470.38 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPOLO, DENISE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,470.38 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICK C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,470.38 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHERYL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $98,470.38 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZANO, SAVERIO A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,470.38 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,470.38 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERZIARIO, LUIGI Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $98,470.38 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, ROBERT A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $98,470.38 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, HAROLD Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,470.38 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, HELEN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,470.38 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,470.38 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLES, SANDRA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,470.38 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, MAUREEN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,470.38 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DOREEN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $98,470.38 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, WILLIAM T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $98,470.38 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBERY, MARY R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $98,470.38 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATS, YEVGENIY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $98,470.25 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LEROYCHELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,470.07 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, JOYCE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,470.07 Date 01/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCHANIAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $98,469.59 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEINER, MICHELE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $98,469.47 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, MARY E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $98,469.14 Date 11/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, RUBEN S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $98,468.83 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGUROVIC, CRYSTAL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,468.33 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLIS, SUSAN K Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $98,467.92 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDO, ROLANDO S Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,465.98 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARY C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $98,465.94 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, VICTOR L Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $98,463.96 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $98,463.35 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONAGURA, ANTHONY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $98,463.26 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, SEAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $98,462.56 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERY, JASON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,462.37 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTLE, BARRY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,462.07 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, DENISE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,461.99 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DETARANTO, NICK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,461.60 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AVERY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $98,461.12 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, RICHARD M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $98,460.41 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, BRIAN V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $98,459.42 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBERT L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $98,458.98 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHINGTON, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $98,458.25 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, LESLIE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,457.90 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, DEAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $98,457.13 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENUE, JEFFREY J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $98,457.03 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSON, KENRICK D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $98,456.87 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENITTA, PAUL P Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $98,455.28 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, JAMES A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,453.73 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUDDEN, TRACY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,452.97 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZINNA, JOSEPH S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $98,451.90 Date 07/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWANSON, JAMES D Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $98,451.33 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARVEY, SHEILA T Employer name Department of Health Amount $98,450.87 Date 05/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CHRISTINA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $98,450.85 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, PETER R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $98,450.84 Date 03/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBB, VANCE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,450.46 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MARK C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $98,449.58 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, GARFIELD R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $98,449.33 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System