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 CONKLIN, JOHN Employer name Village of Walden Amount $94,131.64 Date 01/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRANN, WILLIAM J Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $94,131.13 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTLES, SALVADOR, SR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,130.87 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NOME, NOELLE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,130.49 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCAVICH, MATHEW D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,130.44 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICO, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,129.93 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIRARD, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,129.88 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLERY, JAMES F Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $94,129.59 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, DEBRA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,127.83 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHER, GLENN P Employer name City of Albany Amount $94,127.33 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZILLIOX, MARK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,126.42 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERLIN, GERARD D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $94,125.74 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, TRACIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,125.74 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINO, ROBERT V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,125.15 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DIANE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,124.73 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, ADRIANNE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,123.93 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,123.14 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEVEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,122.86 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, ERNEST C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,122.71 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCHILD, ANDREA P Employer name Chemung County Amount $94,121.94 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, JENNIFER Employer name Chemung County Amount $94,121.94 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRE, ROBERT S Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $94,121.73 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JUDY S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,121.20 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTZUR, RACHEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,120.20 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESMITH, FISHER H, III Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,119.49 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MARY E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,118.97 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, NEIL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,118.71 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, GREGORY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,118.18 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, ERIKA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $94,117.17 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $94,117.05 Date 02/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, EUGENE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $94,117.05 Date 06/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, DEBORAH A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,115.68 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGARDIO, MATTHEW F Employer name Rockland County Amount $94,115.61 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $94,115.13 Date 01/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, LAMONT Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $94,114.91 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, LOUIS T Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $94,114.83 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIBEL, ALLISON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,113.92 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASARI, VIJAYA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $94,113.08 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, VALERIE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,112.21 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONGO, RICHARD M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,112.14 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EMMEL, DAVID W Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,111.96 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCONE, ANGELO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,111.36 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, PATRICIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,110.84 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LALLA, MICHAEL Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $94,110.72 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, ROGER W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,110.64 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKOWRONSKI, BRIDGET J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $94,109.61 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JASON E Employer name Education Department Amount $94,109.51 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GREGORY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,109.40 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORR, TRAVIS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $94,108.65 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AICHER, SHERRI L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,108.57 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, SHERYL A Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $94,108.43 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEREK P Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $94,108.38 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, MARTIN G Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $94,108.20 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DONNA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,107.71 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAIME P Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $94,107.38 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, TONIANN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $94,105.45 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JEREMY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,105.42 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ALFONSO B Employer name Erie County Amount $94,105.27 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEESEMAN-BAK, KARA L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $94,104.24 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, KATHRYN V Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $94,104.24 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROYANSKY, JOANNE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,104.22 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVADASAN, SUBHA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,104.13 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZDEK, NICHOLAS A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,103.87 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEW-COOPER, LOUISA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,103.65 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, HEATHER M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,102.38 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, JORDAN M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $94,102.08 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONDAR, DARREN K Employer name City of Kingston Amount $94,101.19 Date 08/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENAMORE, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $94,100.55 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, DANITA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,099.98 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLER, ANNE MARIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,099.62 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, JIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,099.38 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDINGER, MARK A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $94,098.62 Date 11/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMACK, CLAUDETTE W Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $94,098.51 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, RAYMOND G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,098.42 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, GREGORY A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $94,098.25 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAEUNER, ROBERT M Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $94,098.13 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $94,095.64 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,095.53 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JOHN E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $94,094.94 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, HEATHER A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,094.82 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,093.51 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, VALETE R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $94,092.85 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, JACQUES A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $94,092.41 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEASE, MICHELLE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,090.30 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, JOHN F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,089.81 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEILL, SHANNON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,088.53 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARTIN A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $94,088.39 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ROBERT Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $94,087.86 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, DESIREE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,087.69 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALLO, JOSEPH Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,087.22 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, ROBERT M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $94,086.92 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZMINSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,086.13 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, SIMON I Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $94,085.64 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALEIGH, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,084.25 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAPIA, MELISSA A Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $94,083.72 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAKER-SMITH, ANDREA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,083.65 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAL, WILLIAM Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $94,083.57 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, DANIEL H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,082.93 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLEMBIESKI, RONALD Z Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,082.84 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, DANIEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,082.36 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System