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 O'BRIEN, MARY JANE Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,122.39 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLONE, TRACEY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $93,122.21 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSIG, BRIAN J Employer name Orange County Amount $93,122.09 Date 10/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLARE, LYDIA C Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $93,121.84 Date 10/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPALEYE, MARYANNE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $93,120.75 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DO BELL, DANIEL C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $93,120.60 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIONSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,120.15 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, KEQIN NANCY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $93,119.78 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, CAROL ANN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $93,119.28 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANO, DANIEL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $93,117.36 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWOOD, ZIA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $93,116.64 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, LAMONT E, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $93,116.27 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LEO Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,116.07 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, RONALD R Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $93,115.66 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $93,115.42 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, JOSETTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,115.15 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, JOSEPH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,114.98 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUMAR, CRAIG M Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,114.11 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARBON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $93,113.25 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, PAUL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,112.52 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, DORIS E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,112.51 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORWICH, CONNIE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,112.34 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKETT, PETER R Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $93,111.73 Date 10/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECK, DAWN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $93,111.61 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-SULSONA, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,111.26 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, JARROD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,110.94 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANOTELLI, JOSEPH P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,110.94 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, KENNETH M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,110.65 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, ARETHA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $93,109.37 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JILL N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,108.95 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, KEVIN S Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $93,108.61 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDAS, DUANE F Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $93,108.26 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $93,107.38 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEESDALE, MICHAEL R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,106.88 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREA, ERWIN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,106.87 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ELOISE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $93,106.68 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITTEL, BRYAN G Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $93,106.40 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLEY, FREDERICK SCOTT Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $93,106.35 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEY, SHYH-JYE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,106.00 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, D'ANDRA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,105.84 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KAMPEN, PETER A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,105.61 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOHN D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,105.36 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, TERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,103.56 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-SOREK, LIORA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,103.56 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, MARY E B Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,103.56 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMENDOLA, JESSICA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,103.56 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, GREGORY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,103.56 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, JAN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,102.78 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORATO, LYNNETTE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,101.62 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $93,101.52 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JONATHAN P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $93,100.76 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, RENATO, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $93,100.35 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $93,100.28 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNAS, JUAN J Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $93,100.26 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, BRIAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,099.50 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, ROBERT E Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $93,098.78 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, SEAN M Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $93,098.64 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IMHOF, ROBERT S Employer name Orange County Amount $93,098.62 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAMER, CATHERINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,098.46 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCSIS, VALERIE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,098.46 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIGAN, MICHAEL A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,098.46 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, NICHOLAS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,098.46 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ROSEMARY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,098.46 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, FRANCINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $93,098.46 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, CAROL P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,098.46 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPEA, PHILIP A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,098.46 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATE, JO ANN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $93,098.46 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MICHAEL S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $93,098.46 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, KAREN E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $93,098.46 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, KEVIN P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOVITZ, ELI D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, ERIC S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIN, BRUCE W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARGARET D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDDERMEYER, NANCY B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBERI, NOAM Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $93,098.46 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, CONNIE S Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,098.46 Date 08/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALTSES, EVANGELOS Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,098.46 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTEL, THERESA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,098.46 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBAUGH, HARRY F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $93,098.22 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, ARVINDER Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,097.94 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSHAY, DEBRA P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $93,096.80 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, NORA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $93,096.80 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KEVIN P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,096.42 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KYRON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,095.45 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $93,095.34 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNA, DOMINICK J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $93,095.34 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCARD, ORIETTA V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $93,095.34 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JOHN P Employer name Erie County Amount $93,095.25 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISERENDINO, DOREEN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,094.53 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, DEBORAH S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $93,094.43 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLIFF-SMITH, BECKY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $93,093.88 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA GRASSE, JEFFREY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,093.73 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCOCCIA, KAREN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,091.27 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, AUDRA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $93,091.07 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, TERRY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,090.21 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDICE, GIDEON C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $93,090.07 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSMANN, DONNA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $93,089.39 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGIZIACO, LOUIS M Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $93,089.05 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JAMES P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $93,089.01 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System