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 CALABRESE, DIANNE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,997.49 Date 12/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NAPOLI, NICHOLAS P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,997.49 Date 07/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUOZZI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $96,996.94 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, HOWARD M, III Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,996.79 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PAUL R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,996.54 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, WILLIAM Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $96,994.93 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEITH B Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $96,994.73 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, DANNY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,994.59 Date 03/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JOHN C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $96,994.21 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,993.99 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, STEVEN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,993.72 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANHORNE, HEIDI K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $96,993.40 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARVISHI, ATENA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,993.00 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHERISSE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,992.92 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, RANDY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $96,988.70 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLJANOVICH, PAUL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,988.59 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JENNIFER D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $96,988.51 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCHO, KELLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,987.64 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSBERGER, DAVID C Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $96,987.30 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMICK, BRETT W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $96,986.15 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RAE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,984.54 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SEAN P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $96,984.45 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, LILLIAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,984.10 Date 03/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESE, DOMENIC Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $96,983.52 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, TIMOTHY H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,982.72 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERBSTMAN, PAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,982.61 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTORE, RICHARD F, JR Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $96,982.29 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISE, JOHN B, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,981.97 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, BRIAN M, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,981.73 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY JO Employer name Department of State Amount $96,981.34 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASIC, MICHAEL E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,978.34 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARD, JASON W Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $96,977.87 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBNER, PETRINA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,977.74 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,976.80 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFWIRENG, NANA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,976.41 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, HENRY F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,975.84 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, FRANK C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,974.50 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, KAREN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $96,973.65 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILO, DENISE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $96,973.31 Date 04/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROCHO, ROGELIO Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,972.53 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, MADELINE Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $96,972.41 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERDE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $96,970.90 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ALAN C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $96,970.60 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, NANCY O Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $96,970.16 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USEO, VINCENT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,969.37 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, TODD R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,969.13 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, KIMBERLEY D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $96,969.00 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, BRIAN R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,968.98 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $96,968.79 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JEFFREY A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $96,968.49 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURWELL, VANESSA L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,967.96 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSETTI, JEANNEMARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,967.96 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, RAY A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,967.96 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, RENEE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,967.96 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, EILEEN M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $96,967.54 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, PAULA T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,966.41 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CONSTANCE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $96,966.07 Date 10/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JEROME I Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,965.13 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUIS, TARA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,964.37 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADJIN, DOUGLAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $96,964.23 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL-PERRY, SHALIMA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,963.78 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CHERYLL M Employer name Erie County Amount $96,963.54 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THISSE, LYNNE M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,963.34 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALDI, VINCENT M, III Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,961.91 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCIONE, ANTHONY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,961.50 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORKELSEN, MARY Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,961.50 Date 12/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MIGUELA Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,961.48 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,961.47 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LORI J Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,961.40 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHAYO-HALL, FLORENCE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $96,960.60 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, SHAWN P Employer name Erie County Amount $96,960.27 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERS, THOMAS C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $96,959.73 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, MARGARET A Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,959.31 Date 08/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOHN V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $96,957.95 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, HOWARD A Employer name Orange County Amount $96,957.49 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, KAREN C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $96,955.34 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, RICHARD W Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $96,955.01 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODOLUTO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,954.93 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, WILLIAM J Employer name Orange County Amount $96,954.59 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUSEPH, DOLLY BABY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,954.07 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELDRUM, MEGAN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,953.85 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOSHUA R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,953.63 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JAMES M, II Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $96,953.56 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KVINLAUG, DEBORAH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,952.56 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, BRIAN V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,952.19 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAXTER, THERESA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,951.87 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGE, MARILYN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,951.55 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLO, JOSEPH M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $96,949.60 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $96,949.09 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIWANAG, DAVID H Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $96,948.48 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, PAUL J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $96,945.56 Date 08/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, GERARD A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $96,944.91 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABU, SUSAN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,944.86 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, GAIL C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,943.14 Date 03/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, MAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,943.12 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODEK, MARTIN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $96,943.00 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCH, URSULA J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $96,942.51 Date 04/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURRY, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,941.31 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMOUR, GEORGE D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $96,940.48 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, DONALD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,940.12 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System