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 ZHONG, XIAOMIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,992.24 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, PATRICK J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $89,991.87 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERROW, DAMIEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $89,991.78 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLICH, VICTORIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,991.71 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESLER, ROSEANN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,991.36 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHE, JAMES M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $89,991.03 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPERATO, AMY L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,990.89 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, THERESA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,990.58 Date 07/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, ISAURA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $89,989.93 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWOOD, SCOTT W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,989.56 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,989.38 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKIELA, KAZIMIERZ S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,989.17 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANNA, BERNADETTE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,988.49 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCHIDA, KERRY ANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,988.36 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KAREN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,987.02 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, TERRANCE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,986.84 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALTIEL, MARIA CIELITO B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,986.69 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEZHEN, IRENA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $89,986.52 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, KEVIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,986.26 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, EILEEN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $89,986.06 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,984.95 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERICHS, VALERIE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $89,984.46 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOMEO, SUZANNE J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,983.69 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JENNY M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $89,983.50 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPFER, STEPHEN B Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $89,983.50 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, SANDRA L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $89,982.86 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LANCE F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $89,982.34 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU-YEUNG, KAM LAM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MOSHE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGESON, ROBERT G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZIOR, ZOFIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, CHUN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, LAI-HING FANNY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACH, MINH H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JOSE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-WELCH, SHERYL N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANG, FAN Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, LINDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGHESE, JOLY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,982.10 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JUAN D Employer name Education Department Amount $89,982.10 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DEIRDRE R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $89,982.10 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMAR, PARMINDERJIT K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,982.10 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAD, NAJWA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,982.10 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, NANCY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,982.10 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ALICIA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,980.54 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, DONNA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,980.54 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDIHY, MARTIN B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,980.54 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIDGE, RENEE D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,980.54 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, CHRISTINA D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,980.54 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHKAROV, NATALIA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,980.54 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, DAWN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $89,980.54 Date 07/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ANABEL R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $89,980.54 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMCZYSZYN, ANNA H Employer name NYC Judges Amount $89,980.54 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENVER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,980.54 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, KIM A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,980.54 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWS, RAYMOND M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,980.54 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CASSERES, LAMAR K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,980.54 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, SUSAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,979.80 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURI, EMILY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,979.80 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST FLEUR, CAROLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,979.80 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COXON, CHRISTINE Employer name Education Department Amount $89,979.11 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KEVIN D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $89,978.86 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, PETER C, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $89,978.73 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEYL, THOMAS E Employer name Education Department Amount $89,977.94 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MARY BETH Employer name Town of Greece Amount $89,977.83 Date 05/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUMWONG, SURAPON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,977.67 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITA, JAIME L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,977.42 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATULEWICZ, CAROLYNN A Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $89,977.40 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIER, KAMENKEY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $89,977.36 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, DIANA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $89,977.16 Date 04/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAK, FRANK C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $89,976.70 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, KYLE C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,974.42 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, MARC A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $89,974.08 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, CASSANDRA L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $89,973.10 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,973.00 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,972.89 Date 05/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARRON, PEGGY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $89,972.42 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORING, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $89,971.04 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, MATTHEW O Employer name Albany County Amount $89,970.77 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, JOHN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,970.66 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, TERRANCE E Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $89,970.17 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, STEVEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $89,969.30 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, EUGENE A Employer name Town of Kent Amount $89,968.53 Date 08/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAROIAN, JOHN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,968.07 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUCKER, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $89,967.28 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANHOPE, DAVID R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,967.25 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHOMANCZUK, ANASTASIA K Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,967.06 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVIEDO, SONIA V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,966.84 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEROS, VINCENT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,966.53 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, TOBY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $89,966.41 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLANI, STEVE P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,966.22 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMBAUGH, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $89,964.96 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISOM, PATRICK B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $89,964.70 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSZKOWSKI, PAUL D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $89,963.75 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURDIE, LILLIE L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $89,963.38 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDIGE, SHIRLEY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,963.38 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, MAUREEN D Employer name Education Department Amount $89,963.25 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHLE, JEANETTE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,963.22 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPA, ANDREW D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $89,962.03 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System