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 SERRANO, ANGELA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,459.52 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCONE, JOSEPH S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,459.04 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, MARK T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,458.22 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, RICHARD A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,458.10 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, TIMOTHY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,457.74 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAS-SWEAT, GINA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,457.11 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, JAMES S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $89,456.75 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLGAN, EILEEN I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,456.74 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, EDWIN G Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $89,456.47 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,455.57 Date 12/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, JOSE C Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $89,455.36 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $89,455.00 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,454.88 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, KATHERINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,454.88 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLICH, JEREMY Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,454.81 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIO, JOSEPH P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,454.56 Date 05/31/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALER, MARC D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $89,453.45 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, FLOR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,453.25 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALL, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,452.79 Date 06/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMA, VINCENT Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $89,452.07 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CAROL V W Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $89,451.68 Date 07/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMCHARITAR, GLEN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $89,451.67 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDO, JOHN F Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,451.67 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARGARET K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,451.67 Date 09/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTIGLIONE, JAMES A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $89,451.67 Date 12/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, JILL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $89,451.67 Date 05/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULAYA, JUDY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,451.67 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, SHEMEKA S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,451.61 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, TRACEY C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $89,450.66 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, ANTONIO Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $89,450.63 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLICHILES, SHIRLEY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,450.53 Date 12/18/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, OSCAR N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $89,449.87 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, TRAVIS A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $89,449.62 Date 05/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRO, MARYANN Employer name Malverne Public Library Amount $89,449.54 Date 10/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANDRE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,449.50 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, DEBRA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $89,449.33 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUIRE, MEEGAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,447.15 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, DUANE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,447.10 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELLA, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Utica Amount $89,446.22 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASLAWAZ, FRANK J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $89,446.22 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, THOMAS R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $89,446.09 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,446.03 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISSORA, DOMINICK Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $89,445.78 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $89,445.73 Date 10/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHONFELD, DIANE Employer name Putnam County Amount $89,444.96 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, RANDY M Employer name City of Hudson Amount $89,443.90 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, DENNIS P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONIA, LORI A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBERNOWYCZ, STANLEY P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, CYNTHIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, MICHAEL R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTILLO, RAYMOND J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, ALFRED Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,442.68 Date 01/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, MARIO Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $89,442.68 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, STEPHANIE Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKECHUKWU, ANTOINETTE N Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $89,442.68 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, JOSEPH T Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $89,442.68 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, CHARLENE D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDARONDO, IRMA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JULIE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, WILLIAM E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JACQUELINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNFORD, PHYLLIS Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JEAN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, THERESA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, JENNIFER J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELINE V Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, REGINALD Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 03/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, TATIANA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, RENNIE E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, CATHRYN L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, ELIZABETH A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPASI, CYNTHIA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELLE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, ADA E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODLE-PHILLIPS, KATHLEEN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, NANCY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,442.68 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, RACHEL D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNSTEIN, GILA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 03/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCCA, ERIK Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, RITA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTON, KENNETH Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROTUN, MARIA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPKIN, ALAN B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOREN, DANIEL J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, SHARON L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN-OLIVER, KAREN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONQUET, RUDOLPH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSPIER, CHARLES G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SHARON E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, NANCY A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPER, WALLACE P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEY, DANIEL B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, MICHAEL G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONG-RUSSO, NANCY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, STEVEN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, LAWRENCE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLET, EVELYN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOST-DOUGLAS, LISA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System