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 KLEWICKI, SHERYL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIANIK, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, BRIAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINETT, JERE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIU, MUKAILA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRS, NANCY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGHVI, RASIK S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, RAMON A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,748.16 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, LAWRENCE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $95,748.16 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, HINGMAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFTENANT, CHERYL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,748.16 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, ANTHONY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,748.16 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SANDRA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,748.16 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, VIVIAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, SHIRLEY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,748.16 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN-KUTNOWSKY, HELENE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINABURY, VALERIE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,748.16 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWENSTEIN, JOHN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,748.16 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KELLY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIYEDUN, AFOLABI T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $95,748.16 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUME, MICHAEL K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $95,748.16 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, LEOKADIA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $95,748.16 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROZOVSKAYA, LARISA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES-MOORE, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $95,748.16 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CARL R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $95,748.16 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ARKADIY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGUT, PHYLLIS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $95,748.16 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEXLER, LANNY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $95,748.16 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, AUGUSTUS S, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $95,748.16 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDFARB, MILTON P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $95,748.16 Date 07/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADMAN, ANDY Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTERY, PATRICK D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $95,748.16 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $95,748.16 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBIE, BEVERLY Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMGARDNER, NORMAN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRAYATH, MARY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHELE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIPPINGER, PATRICIA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRGIS, TOHOTMOS L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, FLOWER Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOE, KEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPHS, PAULINE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZMAN, LARRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, KEVIN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, SHENQI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, OPHELIA P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANI, MATHEW Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZON, ZHANNA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, SIU MAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATHARKAR, SUSHMA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, MARY ANN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUG, PATRICIA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADER, ROBERT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, MINU Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENOY, SATISH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NORMA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, HEATHER V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRACHMAN, STEVEN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, CHACKO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,748.16 Date 04/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YOVANY E Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $95,747.89 Date 01/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASSEGHI, FEREYDUN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $95,747.50 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, FELIPE Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $95,747.49 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZUKI, JOHN E Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $95,747.49 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ELLEN B Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 04/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUU, HUN-JUE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, ANTHONY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 08/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, RAJANKUMAR Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $95,747.49 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARGMAN, MARIA M Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $95,747.49 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, RONALD K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASLEE, MELISSA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JENNIFER J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEY, DIANA H Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $95,747.49 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGOTT, LENNOX W Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $95,747.49 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, NANCY A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $95,747.49 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $95,747.49 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMAND, GUIRLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, GREG J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRZALA, WOJCIECH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKY, MARK D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $95,747.49 Date 05/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAO, HUEY-FEN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, JENNIFER M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, STUART E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $95,747.49 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, ANGEL M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $95,747.43 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOSEPH P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $95,747.20 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCENTE, FRANCINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $95,745.93 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,745.03 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, EDMOND G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $95,745.01 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOCHA, ALEXANDER E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $95,744.02 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KAREN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,742.98 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHOLLANDER, KEVIN S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $95,742.49 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMILIAN, ANGELA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $95,741.98 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, RICHARD L Employer name Yates County Amount $95,741.93 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CHIARO, SHARON A Employer name Orange County Amount $95,741.36 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,741.07 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BERNARD A Employer name Columbia County Amount $95,740.34 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JAMES J, JR Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $95,739.94 Date 02/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HART, JERRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,739.66 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System