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 TYLER, ERIC J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $97,023.77 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHNGEN, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $97,023.10 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTRY, KAY L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $97,021.66 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, SCOTT T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $97,021.61 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, ROBERT D Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $97,021.45 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, KEITH Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $97,021.05 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDO, MATTEO Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $97,020.03 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, TISH E Employer name Livingston County Amount $97,019.68 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, RUTH Y Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $97,019.37 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIDERO, CHRISTIANA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $97,019.37 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSANE, DERRICK D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $97,018.86 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREADES, DARYL Employer name Department of State Amount $97,017.49 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, CAROL A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $97,016.70 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, RYAN S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $97,015.26 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, DAWN M Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $97,014.73 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $97,014.40 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, TIMOTHY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $97,014.19 Date 02/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCHMAN, GEOFFREY M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $97,012.42 Date 08/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMERTER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $97,011.38 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIJE, SAHEED Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $97,010.65 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CYRIL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $97,010.51 Date 11/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDON, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $97,010.07 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SANDRA P Employer name Orange County Amount $97,009.90 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERETT, JAMES P Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $97,009.62 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATHOTTAM, MARY A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $97,009.61 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, JONATHAN B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $97,008.55 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTAVE, BARBARA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $97,008.02 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOYE-SMITH, MONICA Employer name Education Department Amount $97,008.01 Date 12/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEFFERY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $97,007.34 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAPE, KENNETH L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $97,007.24 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUMSKI, AGATA Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $97,005.40 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FAYE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $97,005.11 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, CHAD W Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $97,004.91 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOSEPH F Employer name Orange County Amount $97,004.84 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, SHENG-YEAN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $97,004.06 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPF, CATHERINE B Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $97,003.48 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST MARY, JEANETTE Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $97,003.44 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATADE, ESTHER T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $97,002.16 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, ANTONIO Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $97,002.09 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIC W Employer name New York Public Library Amount $97,001.61 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, GAVIN P Employer name Erie County Amount $97,001.32 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARONS, MARCEL A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $97,000.83 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, GREGORY R Employer name Greene County Amount $97,000.02 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABAVI, SEYEDBEHZAD Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $97,000.02 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOK, DOUGLAS D Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $96,998.66 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, MADELINE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $96,998.35 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, HEIDI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,998.23 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOM, WAYNE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHE, CLYDE W Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JUNG K Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 11/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGON, VINCENT Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/05/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ALEXANDER Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JOHN F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 02/17/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RANDALL W Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $96,998.16 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCHER, LAWRENCE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,998.16 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYSTON, FRANK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,998.16 Date 04/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOSEPH D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,998.16 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU-RINALDI, FABIANA L Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, DEBORAH Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $96,998.16 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, MARGUERITA S Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $96,998.16 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHETT, PETER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCHETTO, MARC A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,998.16 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, MARSHA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIZE, MARVIN A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, ANTHONY M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, GILBERT W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN BLACK, VERONICA R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEBAL, FROILAN L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, WAI-MAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJIWALA, MANISH R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGROVE, JO'CATENA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTON, ROSLYN R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMPNER, MARIELLE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, STEVEN L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, BERNARD Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, KAMAL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, VIJAY J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POW, WILLIAM K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBERSTEIN, HYMAN BENJAMIN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 11/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHACKO Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,998.16 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRARA, MARK C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANGELIS, ARMAND T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEQUILLFELDT, CHARLES Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,998.16 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, CHARLES A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELAND, JOHN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,998.16 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL-POWELL, LORRAINE E Employer name Education Department Amount $96,998.16 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, EDWARD G Employer name Education Department Amount $96,998.16 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, ANDREW L Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,998.16 Date 07/02/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTHARI, BRAJESH KUMAR Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,998.16 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHER, PAUL S Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,998.16 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, NELSON F Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,998.16 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN W Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $96,998.16 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BEREL Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,998.16 Date 11/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, MITCHELL D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,998.16 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, JOSEPH L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,998.16 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREADORE, ALFRED D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $96,998.16 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAISEY, HENRY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $96,998.16 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRIN, RAYMOND Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $96,998.16 Date 12/26/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JEFFREY B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $96,998.16 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System