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 SCOTT, JOSEPH E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,125.99 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKERT, KARL L Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,125.99 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAVONS, CHRISTA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $95,125.61 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIDGE, RENEE D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,124.29 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPADOPOULOS, NECTAR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,123.27 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, ADAM W Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $95,123.26 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, ANTHONY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,121.73 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, KENDALL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $95,120.81 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSAK, JUSTIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,120.75 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOTARGIACOMO, ROBERT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,120.75 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BENNIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $95,119.20 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAM, KEVIN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,118.91 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORRETT, MATTHEW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,118.81 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, THOMAS M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $95,118.50 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEL, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Troy Amount $95,117.39 Date 08/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OGLESBY, DANIELLE T Employer name Hempstead Community Dev Agcy Amount $95,117.13 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, TIMOTHY P, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $95,116.67 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, FREDERICK T, JR Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $95,116.31 Date 01/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUNA, JANE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $95,116.31 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTE, FRANK Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $95,116.31 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, CAROL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $95,114.23 Date 03/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESADA, RICHARD H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $95,113.58 Date 05/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JOANNE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $95,112.92 Date 01/26/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBALD, MARK Employer name Dutchess County Amount $95,112.09 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, CECELIA J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $95,111.97 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, KATHY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $95,111.15 Date 12/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MARGARET B Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,110.80 Date 12/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, DEIRDRE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $95,110.52 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWARO, CYNTHIA K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,110.20 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVIA, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,109.84 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAENZ DE VITERI, NORTON A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $95,109.46 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDES, RENA D Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,109.46 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIA-TAYLOR, NANCY Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $95,109.46 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, KYLE J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $95,109.40 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPP, JEFFREY B Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $95,108.85 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, PAUL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,108.22 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYEEM, AMTUL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,105.50 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, STEPHANIE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $95,105.04 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHKO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $95,104.46 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNG, SAU-CHUN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $95,103.98 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENNA, CARYN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,102.89 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEDA, JEAN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $95,101.91 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPSEY, KENNETH J Employer name Orange County Amount $95,101.49 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENRICH, MICHAEL T Employer name Department of Law Amount $95,101.41 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLE, MURRAY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $95,101.22 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STALLINGS, DONNETTA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $95,101.04 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN R Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $95,100.69 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SARA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $95,099.93 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GUIRATO, DANA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,099.41 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, SANDRA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $95,098.35 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERIA, MARIA AZELA M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $95,097.81 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIAGLAVEY, RHONA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $95,097.74 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATHAN, MALLORY S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $95,097.23 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMMER, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $95,096.18 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMETO, RICARDO Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,095.90 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYELL, ERIC S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $95,095.88 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, THERESA J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $95,095.11 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,093.85 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHRAOUI, SAAD Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $95,092.71 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMHOF, JONATHAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,092.12 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAVCHENKO, ELVIRA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $95,091.10 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,090.68 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXNER, ROBERT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,089.74 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $95,089.50 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SANDRA H Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,088.18 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMPAH, SANTOSHA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $95,087.45 Date 07/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURFORD, AMY S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,087.40 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNIP, ANDREW T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $95,087.35 Date 05/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, FELIX Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,086.87 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHESKE, CHESTER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $95,086.75 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLARE, LYDIA C Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $95,085.71 Date 10/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRZEJCZAK, TAMMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $95,085.60 Date 06/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, TAOFA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $95,085.09 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, CRAIG M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $95,084.45 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, KIM C Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,084.35 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, KATHYANN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $95,082.83 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARREDONDO, EDWARD L Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,082.02 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Madison County Amount $95,081.42 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUROWSKI, PATRICK M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $95,080.99 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, MIGUEL A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $95,079.75 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, GERARD Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,078.04 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERSOLE, TIMOTHY D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $95,077.70 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, GENE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,074.96 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKOLECA, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $95,074.90 Date 06/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBANO, MATTHEW C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $95,072.32 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICCIARDELLO, GABRIEL Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $95,071.64 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEN, DONNA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,070.63 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST FLEUR, ANTOINETTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $95,070.02 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJUNU, KAKA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $95,069.40 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTER, CHRIS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,068.40 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARCO, ANNA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $95,068.07 Date 07/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKEES, DEBORAH J Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $95,067.82 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JASON G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $95,067.50 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIAN, ARMEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $95,067.40 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, ARIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,067.13 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEPFINGER, SHEILA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $95,066.55 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENLEBER, JAMES H Employer name City of Middletown Amount $95,066.23 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ANDY L Employer name Village of Massena Amount $95,066.19 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, BARRY E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $95,066.18 Date 01/22/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $95,065.74 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System