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 PARRISH-MENSAH, BETTY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,824.10 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMMINO, LOUIE R, III Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $96,823.90 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGONA, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $96,823.67 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDI, OREN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,820.89 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KULBABA, KATHLEEN Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $96,820.52 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, MARC A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $96,820.08 Date 03/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLTYS, ERIC S Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $96,819.97 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $96,819.70 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, DAVID T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,819.57 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHADEO, DEOPAUL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $96,819.52 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROYCE, DEENA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,818.22 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILYKO, ANDREW Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $96,818.17 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJEMEKE, PETER P Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $96,817.81 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,815.15 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, GREG G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,814.79 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, JAN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,814.51 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JABRIL M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $96,814.50 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JAMES A Employer name Education Department Amount $96,813.51 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JAMES Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $96,810.86 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,810.81 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH-GENTILE, PATRICE L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $96,809.99 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONSTAD, HANS A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,806.40 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSTACE, MARY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,806.35 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAIR, SAID A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $96,806.18 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHDOWN, JESSE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $96,806.16 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, SUSAN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $96,806.14 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILSCHER, WILLIAM T Employer name Columbia County Amount $96,805.40 Date 11/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLIAN, SHAVINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $96,804.94 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARCATERRO, SHAWN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,804.91 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOWERS, FRANK E, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,804.63 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, SAMANTHA D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $96,804.37 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWEN, MARY B Employer name Cornell University Amount $96,803.83 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $96,803.13 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROHN, RUTH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,803.09 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, FREDERICK J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $96,802.65 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKINS, KELLY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,802.25 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBERT, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $96,800.78 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORR, SCOTT C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,800.57 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANTHONY J Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $96,799.56 Date 02/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBERDINO, VINCENT, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,798.64 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POIRIER, ANDRE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,796.35 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEEPER, DIANNE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,796.32 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, LAURA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,796.29 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, DANIEL J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $96,796.00 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANGAWARE, KATHLEEN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $96,795.70 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, CRYSTAL R Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,794.44 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULZ, RAYMOND G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $96,794.40 Date 03/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATTS, TIMOTHY Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $96,794.37 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JOHN T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,793.25 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWSTRUP, LAURIE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,792.96 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, JESSE J Employer name Orange County Amount $96,792.43 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANIA, PHILIP M Employer name Erie County Amount $96,791.97 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETACCI, NICOLE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,791.94 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,791.91 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRELL, KAREN A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $96,791.04 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEE, HOPE A Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $96,790.22 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHARLES J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $96,790.20 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, COURTNEY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,789.48 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, LORRAINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,788.15 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DAVID L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $96,787.29 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,787.27 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHARTI, VIVEK Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $96,785.88 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAKOWSKI, NANCY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,785.86 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVALAR, ANDREW J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,784.72 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERA, EDWARD H Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $96,784.64 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KSHATRIYA, REENA N Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $96,784.52 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELMONT, RICHARD D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,784.18 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTHUPARAMPIL, MATHEW A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $96,784.17 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GLENN J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $96,783.13 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZARITS, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $96,782.94 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MELISSA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,782.25 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $96,781.99 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPO, PAOLA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,781.82 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOSICH, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,781.64 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWAN, EDWARD J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,781.06 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JOSEPH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,780.81 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTSCH, ANDREW W Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $96,780.56 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORST, JOHN J, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,780.40 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,779.12 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAWSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,778.41 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, FRANCIS W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,778.41 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, AMRITESH Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,778.41 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHLEN, COREY C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $96,777.88 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, SELINA P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,777.03 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLANDS, CARLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,775.70 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JOSEPH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,775.70 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGNEAN, JENNIFER Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $96,775.51 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, JEAN C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $96,775.21 Date 11/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, WILLIAM Employer name Erie County Amount $96,774.26 Date 05/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JUDY A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $96,773.97 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMAN, ERICH J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,773.84 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, ROY G, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,773.49 Date 04/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETKA, STANLEY G, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,773.48 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KRISTEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,773.19 Date 07/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICCO, BARBARA J Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $96,773.11 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $96,772.99 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, GARWIN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,772.64 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAEDY, CHARLES A, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $96,772.57 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERNO, CONSTANCE V Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $96,771.34 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, PAUL Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $96,771.13 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System