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 MOFFITT, DONALD B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $95,366.21 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSO, PATRICK J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $95,366.00 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DOREEN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $95,365.62 Date 03/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, SANDRA K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $95,365.62 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $95,365.62 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, LAVERNE E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $95,365.62 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORWEDEL, TRACI L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $95,365.43 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $95,365.15 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLITO, THOMAS R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,365.01 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRENDA J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $95,364.59 Date 10/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARY E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $95,362.92 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSIUS, PATRICIA A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $95,362.37 Date 04/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBONI, VAN M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $95,361.84 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOKEY, LAURA V S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $95,361.62 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, VICTORIA R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $95,361.52 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-ESPINAL, JOSE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,361.50 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLWOOD, STEVEN G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $95,360.77 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLAR, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,360.22 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEARY, AMY B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $95,360.22 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, AMY W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $95,359.56 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TIMOTHY H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JEANNE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, GLORIA J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKSON, TRANNIE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 11/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JOHN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETER, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERMAN, HARRIET S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 11/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, ANNA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPASQUA, ANITA W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENESES, DEANNA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, AMY B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, RICHARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERITY, FRANK W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,359.32 Date 12/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRACH, JASON F Employer name Village of Depew Amount $95,358.98 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, CINDY T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $95,358.12 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, RICHARD L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $95,357.71 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONZO, JEFFREY L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $95,357.66 Date 03/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIRONE, RICHARD E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $95,357.38 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, WINSTON N Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $95,357.01 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MIRIAM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,357.00 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, SHUKWAH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $95,356.21 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWAL, VALERIE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $95,356.14 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLIETH, JILL E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,355.52 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $95,355.22 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, CATHERINE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,354.93 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYER, VICTOR J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,354.88 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLENTINO, MARILYN B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,354.88 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, JOHN L, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $95,354.19 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, PAUL, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,352.05 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRID, ROSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,351.96 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $95,351.36 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, TODD M Employer name Education Department Amount $95,350.56 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KRISTIN L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $95,350.55 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESUALDI, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,350.36 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLINS, AJAMU J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $95,350.31 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATIGAN, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $95,350.06 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZOREK, MICHAELENE Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $95,349.52 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITAWI, AHMID A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $95,349.25 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, LISA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,349.22 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DENISE M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $95,348.88 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHER, THOMAS T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $95,347.74 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAFT, YULIY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $95,346.54 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, FATE Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $95,346.18 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINGO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $95,345.75 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNSON, BRUCE N Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $95,345.63 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JOHN T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,344.21 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,344.21 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MARY E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,344.21 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PON, THERESA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,344.21 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT-ROBERTS, VERONICA F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,344.21 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMATO, GLENN L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $95,344.21 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOCKS, CRYSTAL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $95,344.21 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $95,344.21 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPANICOLAOU, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $95,344.21 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUCCI, CLAIRE A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $95,344.21 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, PAUL Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $95,344.21 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BRIAN V Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $95,343.48 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARIALICE G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $95,342.78 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, MICHELLE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,342.30 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS-SOLINAS, KAREN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,342.30 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACIRCA, ANGELA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,342.30 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOY, TODD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,342.30 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $95,341.84 Date 06/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, RICHARD N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $95,340.88 Date 04/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGL, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $95,340.80 Date 10/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, SHELLI L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $95,340.32 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATO, RICHARD C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,339.90 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESE, SHANNON D Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $95,339.66 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, AKUA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $95,337.24 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPLEYEA, KIRSTEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $95,336.30 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,335.07 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, DEBRA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,335.07 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, GREGORY G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $95,334.70 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLES, TIMOTHY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,334.18 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORZA, GERALD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $95,333.86 Date 11/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUGMAN, MAURA M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $95,333.25 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARIANTI, MAROLINE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $95,332.12 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARTZ, CATHERINE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,331.60 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $95,331.54 Date 01/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, THERESA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $95,331.23 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System