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 TAYLOR, TODD Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,925.43 Date 05/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, EVAN R Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $93,925.11 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JACQUELINE S Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $93,924.52 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $93,924.29 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, EDGAR Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $93,924.22 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGENOVA, RANDAL J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,923.63 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, FREDERICK R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,923.63 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, EVERETT Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,923.63 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAISEN, NICOLE Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,923.63 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARD, DAVID A Employer name Education Department Amount $93,922.69 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DAVID S Employer name Attica CSD Amount $93,922.39 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATORE, SALVATORE Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,921.16 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,919.81 Date 10/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CARLTON P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,919.58 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROVATO, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,919.46 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALEY, DENISE O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $93,919.36 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ROBERT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,919.24 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, PAUL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,919.03 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHRKORN, ERIK A Employer name Orange County Amount $93,918.50 Date 03/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SHIJI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,917.81 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALOIA, JOHN D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,917.43 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKIN, ISMAIL MICHAEL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,917.43 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JOHN P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,917.05 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKOWSKI, CHARLES E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,917.05 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKFORD, AARON T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $93,916.24 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGA, JANET B Employer name Education Department Amount $93,914.96 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIS, JEFFERY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,914.42 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IEMMA, PATRICIA R Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $93,913.94 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, AMY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $93,913.63 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, DAVID P Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,913.03 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $93,912.51 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, MICHAEL H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,912.01 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNING, SARAH Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $93,911.97 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, GARRY F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,911.42 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $93,911.29 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, MATTHEW J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $93,911.00 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $93,910.61 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DANIEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,909.31 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH, DAVID A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $93,908.90 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, ROBERT E Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $93,908.64 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ROBERT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,908.01 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL Employer name Orange County Amount $93,907.67 Date 10/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, PAIGE K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $93,907.17 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZNOVSKY, SHEILA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,906.65 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ALICIA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $93,905.60 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, JEANNE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,905.34 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCIO, JOSEPH D Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $93,905.02 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILYOU, MARC J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $93,904.85 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,904.41 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $93,904.15 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, DONNA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,903.52 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, DOMINICK A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $93,902.82 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, MARCIANO Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,902.43 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZZI, JAMES J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,901.80 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, TYRONE L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $93,901.59 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOYTHAL, MARK S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,899.90 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBEL, JARED K Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $93,899.86 Date 02/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIENS, ABIGAIL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,899.17 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSOM, ROBERTA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $93,898.45 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIERSON, SIDNEY L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $93,897.99 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, ANTHONY D Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,897.90 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORGLIONE, TANA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $93,897.72 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOR, SUSAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,897.44 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, LAURIE J Employer name Education Department Amount $93,897.44 Date 04/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, WILLIAM V Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,897.37 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAUSKAS, AMY E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,896.15 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOTH, NEIL R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,894.47 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, GLEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,892.40 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRINDISI, ROCCO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,892.36 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ERIK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,891.39 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, REAGAN J Employer name Columbia County Amount $93,890.97 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, DON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,890.79 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, CYNTHIA O Employer name Education Department Amount $93,889.95 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MEGHAN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,889.43 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JOHN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $93,889.18 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APRILE, STEPHEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,888.18 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGISTRO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $93,887.71 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MARCUS M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $93,887.36 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $93,887.30 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOKKATTU, ACHAMMA J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $93,886.95 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ALLAN B Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $93,886.86 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAHAN, JOHN Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $93,886.50 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,886.05 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JOHN E, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $93,885.97 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEPPER, GORDON L Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $93,885.90 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOISE, WILLIAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,885.72 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GARY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,885.59 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWAIN, ANTHONY R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,885.22 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI, MARGARET Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $93,884.47 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SEAMUS P Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $93,883.02 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURO, DEAN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $93,882.96 Date 08/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, ERNEST J Employer name Fulton County Amount $93,882.86 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALFALVI, PETER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,882.55 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERBUSH, DENNIS Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $93,882.21 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, PETER C Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $93,880.35 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGORE, STEVEN EUGENE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $93,880.34 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELBACH, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $93,878.35 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLUZZO BURKE, MARY A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $93,877.98 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARCO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $93,875.91 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECONOMICO, KEITH M Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,875.12 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System