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 KINNEARY, DIANE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,411.30 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MELISSA K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,410.59 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAGUE, EUGENE B Employer name Education Department Amount $94,410.59 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIC, CHRISTINA K Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,410.59 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAI, JESSE Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $94,410.59 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIR, SASE N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,410.59 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MAXIMO J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,410.17 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, BEATRICE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,409.93 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUEI, CHUAN-YIH Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $94,408.48 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,408.47 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $94,408.31 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVELLO, GARY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,408.25 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARNAS, JULIA Employer name Department of State Amount $94,408.21 Date 10/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOHN R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,408.21 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ANGEL L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $94,408.21 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, LYNN E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $94,408.21 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, SIGY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,408.21 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANIA, LAURA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $94,408.16 Date 12/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,407.86 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ADRIENNE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $94,407.81 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDER, KIM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,406.80 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBENE, VINCENZO G Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,405.64 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICI, ANA I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,405.39 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONEZ, ROBERT J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,405.13 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUIS-CHARLES, MARIE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,404.84 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, DARLENE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,404.58 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, REBECCA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $94,404.04 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARION C Employer name Lewis County Amount $94,403.86 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEZHEN, IRENA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,403.82 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, DANIEL T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $94,403.27 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOTAN, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,402.65 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, JOSEPH C Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $94,402.04 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, GLENN E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $94,401.84 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JUAN D Employer name Education Department Amount $94,401.58 Date 05/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU-YEUNG, KAM LAM Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MOSHE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGESON, ROBERT G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZIOR, ZOFIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, CHUN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, LAI-HING FANNY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACH, MINH H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JOSE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-WELCH, SHERYL N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANG, FAN Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, LINDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGHESE, JOLY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,401.58 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAD, NAJWA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $94,401.58 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DEIRDRE R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $94,401.58 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, NANCY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,401.58 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LAWRENCE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $94,400.87 Date 11/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARGA, MARIA TERESA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $94,400.59 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFFNER, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $94,400.54 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITA, JAIME L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $94,399.52 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, DIANA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $94,399.07 Date 04/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KATHERINE A Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $94,398.96 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,398.35 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, CARL J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $94,397.87 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JEFFREY S Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $94,397.69 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MIGUEL M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,397.65 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,397.03 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Oneida County Amount $94,397.00 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,396.25 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, JOHN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,395.93 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBI, CARL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,395.83 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, NICOLE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $94,395.41 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDON, ROBERT T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,395.40 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, SCOTT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,394.34 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOENIG, SCOTT K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,394.25 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAIFF, JAMES E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $94,392.51 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIE, JASON D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $94,392.50 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDIE, LILLIE L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $94,392.40 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDIGE, SHIRLEY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,392.40 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, PETER M Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $94,391.91 Date 05/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, GREGORY A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $94,391.66 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMPY, TRIGY K Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $94,391.37 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCH, TINA MARIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,391.37 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, VICTORIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,390.93 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEN, AMY B Employer name Delaware County Amount $94,389.88 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBERGAMO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,389.56 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN-ALILIONIS, HEATHER M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $94,389.17 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, RAYMOND R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $94,387.53 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICH, GERARD J, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,387.53 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, THOMAS B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,386.97 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRIONES, MAYRA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,385.57 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, GRETA I Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,384.61 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEORGE, JUSTINE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,383.39 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEANO, MARIA TERESA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,383.39 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NOLAN A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,383.39 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, PHILIPOSE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $94,383.39 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, PAQUITA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,383.39 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-SMITH, FELICIA R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,383.39 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTNOWSKY, ISAAC Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,383.39 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, ROBERT Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $94,383.39 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERO-MANGINELLI, ROSEMARY Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $94,383.39 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, LAURA A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $94,383.37 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DONNA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,383.10 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLI-DELZIO, RAMONA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,382.28 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $94,382.27 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, MICHAEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,381.86 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System