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 EATON, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $97,880.43 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODIER, KIMBERLY CROUCHER Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $97,879.36 Date 08/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLIPO, RAYMOND E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $97,878.60 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, DAVID M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $97,878.56 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KYLE F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $97,876.92 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $97,876.92 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, FAISAL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $97,876.92 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DWIGHT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $97,876.92 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENIO, JONATHAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,876.91 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDOR, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $97,876.74 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RYAN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $97,875.48 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTY, ROBERT G Employer name Westchester County Amount $97,875.39 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ELIZABETH I Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $97,875.00 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, PHILIP N Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,874.59 Date 03/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSA, ONEIDA A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $97,874.58 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDWIG, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $97,874.34 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANDRA, MICHAEL F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $97,873.93 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JEREMIAH J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $97,873.60 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSTRITTO, JOSEPH M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $97,872.85 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, BRIAN E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $97,872.85 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, RAYMOND C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $97,872.53 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TVERT, STEVEN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $97,872.20 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, GREGORY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $97,872.14 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOM, BLAKE E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $97,871.14 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALL, SUZANNE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $97,870.79 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIVOTI, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $97,870.78 Date 01/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $97,869.74 Date 01/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DAVID Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $97,869.63 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, KATHERINE V Employer name Westchester County Amount $97,869.36 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, PETER H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $97,867.49 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, DAN S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $97,866.90 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, KELLI D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $97,866.84 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, TIMOTHY A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $97,866.32 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $97,865.59 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELAND, ROBERT A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $97,864.80 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, SYREETA T Employer name Port Chester Housing Authority Amount $97,864.08 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPATHY, ANIL K Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $97,862.98 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDULLA, JAMIE S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $97,862.90 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYRLIE, EDWARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $97,862.89 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, JESSICA O Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $97,862.82 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, MAC-ARTHUR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $97,861.62 Date 03/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENARDES, DEBORAH J Employer name Broome County Amount $97,861.24 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACI, ANNA P Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $97,860.54 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOVILLA, MARIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $97,860.25 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOV, JOHN J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $97,860.14 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCE, MARY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $97,858.33 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALOR, JILL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $97,857.47 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KYLE E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $97,857.16 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SCHUYLER J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $97,854.86 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, MARY BRIDGET Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $97,854.41 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARY A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $97,853.90 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $97,853.59 Date 08/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOCCHERA, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $97,853.41 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, THEODORA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $97,852.94 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RICHARD C Employer name Department of Health Amount $97,852.68 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERNOIS, MICKEY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $97,851.16 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $97,851.16 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, THERESA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $97,851.00 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, CHERYL M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $97,850.60 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANVILLE, JOHN K, III Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $97,850.22 Date 11/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DANIELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,848.08 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, VICTOR M, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $97,847.88 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOR, JOSEPH M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $97,847.41 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, BETH A Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $97,846.72 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, JOHN C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $97,846.48 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW W Employer name Westchester County Amount $97,845.86 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $97,845.78 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIG, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Clinton County Amount $97,845.55 Date 08/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $97,845.14 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASLEE, KENNETH S Employer name Steuben County Amount $97,844.50 Date 12/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINTIM-MISA, DORIS Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $97,844.31 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLIVAN, KEVIN T Employer name City of Albany Amount $97,843.93 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEIDER, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $97,843.93 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRA, MARCIA M Employer name Albany County Amount $97,843.81 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDY, DIANE M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $97,842.49 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHUBA, RICHARD E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $97,842.30 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $97,841.62 Date 08/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO-VACA, GERMAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $97,840.53 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIG, GEORGIA H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $97,840.27 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, LAUREN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,840.07 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULASKI, ANIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,840.07 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,840.02 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ADDESIO, JONATHAN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $97,839.64 Date 05/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPLIN, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $97,839.38 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RONALD A Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $97,838.18 Date 08/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, JOEL M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $97,838.01 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $97,837.69 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KELLEENA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $97,836.81 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIKRANIS, LUCAS D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $97,836.67 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIOIA, TIMOTHY E Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $97,836.56 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHAMMAD, ABDUL NASIR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $97,835.91 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, KEVIN R Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $97,834.02 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATONGOLE, MEDDIE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $97,834.02 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBERG, SUSAN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $97,834.02 Date 09/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUELKE, MARNA L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $97,834.02 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, MATTHEW J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $97,833.64 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRAUD, WILLIAM L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $97,833.55 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, SANDRA M Employer name Education Department Amount $97,833.15 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, MICHAEL D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $97,832.88 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JEANETTE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $97,832.70 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System