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 TIKAS, CATERINA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $94,336.05 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLIN, GAYLE S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,336.05 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGERL, JOSEPH T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $94,335.14 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VIRGINIA S Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $94,335.03 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, DEBORAH M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $94,334.30 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLUNGHER, ERIKA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,334.16 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVASHEV, LEONARD M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,332.69 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONSO, ELEANOR N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,332.09 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITCOMB, JOHANNE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $94,331.98 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JON M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,331.47 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRICE, JAMES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,331.43 Date 08/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINS, PAUL B Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $94,330.69 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, IRENE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $94,328.66 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARICELLA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,328.40 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFALOLA, OLABODE J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,328.40 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, PETER W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,328.40 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MOSES E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,328.40 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORKENOO, KODJO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,328.40 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAK, HAL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,328.40 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHARJAN, ANIL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,328.40 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAHEY, CLAUDIA C Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $94,328.36 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, MARIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,328.04 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JEFFERSON M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,327.04 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, CATHERINE M Employer name East Hampton Housing Authority Amount $94,326.79 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXIDOR, DANIEL L, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $94,326.73 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $94,326.21 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, MICHAEL T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,325.63 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SHAWN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,324.93 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAY, GINA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,324.87 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $94,324.27 Date 01/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELORETO, LORIANNE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $94,323.52 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASNIEWSKI, JASON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,323.16 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZOTTI, RONALD L Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $94,322.98 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MATTHEW C Employer name Schuyler County Amount $94,322.09 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KYLE R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $94,321.14 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DAVID C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $94,320.77 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JASON B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $94,320.50 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE-COLLADO, KATHLEEN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,320.18 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIYEDUN, AFOLARIN JOSHUA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $94,319.68 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTER-DOUGLAS, TANYA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $94,319.68 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMIDOWSKI, LORI A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,319.63 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEAL, ROBIN N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $94,318.54 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, FRANK A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $94,318.15 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $94,317.28 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THEODORE, JOHN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,317.19 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara County Amount $94,316.98 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, MARIE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,316.37 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, PAUL D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $94,316.27 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, JENNIFER D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,315.96 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLI, SHARON A Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $94,315.13 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANWAY, KEITH R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,314.87 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KINDERMAN, DEBORAH W Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $94,314.80 Date 10/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVILLE, KERRY T Employer name City of Utica Amount $94,314.19 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASELLA, LINDA A Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $94,312.62 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTELLI, MEGAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,311.99 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAHAN, ERIC D Employer name Mohawk Valley Library System Amount $94,311.49 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMINGHAM, LORA D Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $94,311.32 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, IAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,310.95 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSZYNSKI, JEROME M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $94,310.88 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, THOMAS Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $94,310.49 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAER, DAVID J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $94,309.96 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,309.53 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, COLLEEN T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,309.25 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, SUZANNE F Employer name Orange County Amount $94,308.55 Date 08/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, SUSAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,307.03 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, SUSAN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $94,306.82 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DAVID J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $94,306.69 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO-GLASS, ANGEL R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $94,306.67 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAKA, FRANKLIN O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,306.13 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, EILEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,305.51 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, YUVELKA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $94,305.06 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, MYRNA L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $94,304.85 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLILLO, PAUL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,303.75 Date 07/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNION, RICHARD SCOTT Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,302.79 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLORZANO, LATOYA F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,302.75 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONENBERG, DOUGLAS Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $94,302.75 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, JULIO, JR Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $94,302.75 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $94,302.75 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINI, LYNNE S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,302.75 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTON, PATRICIA E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,302.75 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, JOCELYN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,302.75 Date 04/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGIRO-DI PIETRO, LORI A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $94,302.75 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MARY A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $94,302.75 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLODD, JOAN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $94,302.75 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKERY, LAURA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,302.39 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, DONALD N Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $94,302.27 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, WILLIAM H, II Employer name Saratoga County Amount $94,302.00 Date 02/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, ADAM J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,301.72 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELEAZER, JODIE C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,301.47 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPFAHL, RICHARD A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $94,301.15 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDREI, CHARLES E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,300.69 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERUT, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $94,300.33 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, TIMOTHY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,299.47 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ERIC J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,298.95 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, FRANCIS P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,298.49 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTMANN, GARY K, II Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $94,298.11 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,297.29 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,297.00 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHELDON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,297.00 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, NICHOLAS P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $94,296.84 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System