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 PEREZ, STEFANIE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $93,945.84 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, JOSEPH P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $93,945.84 Date 07/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBINI, DARIA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUPONT, GEORGE H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTERELL, PAMELA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICHIAN, PAUL W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/03/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/31/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHAEL F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, SCOTT S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAPF, ANDREW R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKFORD, MARTHA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, GREGORY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, MARY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMADORA, SALVATORE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 04/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DAVID LEE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEER-PIERCE, RITA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELCOFF, ROBERT J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHITE, RAYMOND Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,945.84 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINSPAN, STEVEN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 07/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCAR, ROBERT P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, JONATHAN K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 08/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGLEY, GEOFFREY I Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, THOMAS G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, SISTO JOHN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, ALEXANDER T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 05/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWEN, JOHN W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASTRUM, RUSSELL H, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/09/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDE, ALAN M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MARK J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, BRIAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $93,945.84 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURA, ROXANNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $93,945.84 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, CHARLES F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $93,945.84 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALGE, JOHN M, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ROBERT G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $93,945.84 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKERMAN, JANET G Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, JOHN J, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, CARMELA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $93,945.84 Date 12/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TIMOTHY J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $93,945.84 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROBERT T Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MICHAEL E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWOSKI, MARTIN D Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 09/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURCMAN, HENRY Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN GAUSMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, J PAUL Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 08/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, ERIC A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $93,945.84 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, BETSY G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETHERINGTON, RICHARD S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELB, JOSEPH E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 06/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHINKOWSKI, STANLEY J, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DENISE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZAN, KATHRYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, DIANE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 07/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KATHLEEN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,945.84 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAS, MAHMUT Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $93,945.72 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARTHA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,944.76 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESETCH, DAVID F Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $93,944.21 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWSKI, RICHARD L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $93,943.95 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEELER, JOHN F Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,943.88 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENGES, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,942.43 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDOLFI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $93,940.66 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRZYMALA, JAMES J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $93,940.59 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, BRIAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,940.42 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, ANGELES Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,940.35 Date 02/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIOLI, VIRGINIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,939.58 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETS, JASON R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $93,939.30 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, SEAN R Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $93,939.22 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REY, CLARE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,938.14 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGHEL, SUSAN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,937.94 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KRISTIN R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,937.67 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHIN, ERIC R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,937.50 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPE, KENNETH S Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,936.82 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DOREEN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,936.65 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, DORANNE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,936.46 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, CHARLES Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $93,936.16 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRRIPA, ANTHONY T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $93,936.10 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON-EDWARDS, JACQUELINE D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,935.47 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGIZIACO, LOUIS M Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $93,934.94 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, SCOTT M Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,934.79 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, SUSAN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,933.39 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JOHN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,933.23 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, ROBERT L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $93,933.22 Date 12/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLCOVICH, MICHAEL C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $93,932.97 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KIMBERLY Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,932.94 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, HUAJING Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,932.00 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-BARNES, CASSANDRA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,931.85 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACHAN- BYROO, SHARON Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $93,931.64 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMUTO, ANDREA E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $93,931.28 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGEL, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $93,929.84 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, KORY E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $93,929.45 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, FRANK E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $93,928.60 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEZ, PEDRO Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $93,927.14 Date 05/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNIAK, JAMES C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,927.00 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System