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 QUILL, MARTIN Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $93,775.10 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, JENNIFER A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $93,774.05 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, KYLE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,774.03 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YANDO, NATHAN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $93,772.59 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, GEORGE N, III Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,772.33 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLEFSEN, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $93,771.77 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORLIK, JOSEPH P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,771.74 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONICA, SALVATORE Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $93,771.71 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBO, JAMES L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $93,771.18 Date 06/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCEBAUGH, SCOTT M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,770.46 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAFIO, MAY HANNAH A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,769.72 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAS, JOSEPH P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,769.29 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WANDA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $93,768.59 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLARD, BARBARA A Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $93,765.27 Date 07/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAROFSKY, PATRICIA A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $93,765.25 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, ERIN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $93,764.86 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWES, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,764.12 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIELLO, PATRICIA, MRS Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,764.03 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGH, GEORGE B, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,762.37 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $93,759.81 Date 11/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $93,759.52 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, WILBY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $93,759.45 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSWEILER, SONJA C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $93,758.69 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, LUCIENNE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,758.19 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERFETTE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,757.52 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILBERTSEN, DAVID W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,756.35 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHLEEN D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,756.25 Date 12/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, RONALD J Employer name Department of Law Amount $93,755.74 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNAN, JOHN R Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $93,754.76 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, JAMES A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $93,754.15 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SOPHIE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,753.92 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $93,753.10 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINELLI, COLLEEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,753.05 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $93,752.93 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTCH, COLLEEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $93,752.72 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEREANCE, NICHOLAS R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,751.46 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, CATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,751.24 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,750.95 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, BARBARA L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $93,750.85 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, TINA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,750.68 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DAVID J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $93,749.90 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, AILEEN S Employer name Putnam County Amount $93,749.49 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROR, RONNIE L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $93,749.22 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, TRAVIS B Employer name Orange County Amount $93,748.82 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKAZYIK, JOHN C Employer name Orange County Amount $93,748.80 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGNA, PHILIP J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $93,748.59 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,747.77 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEER, GEORGE W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,746.78 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOUTHWICK, DENISE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,746.19 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULFORD, WALLACE R Employer name Ulster County Amount $93,746.17 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLA, PAUL M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,746.13 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, SONAL B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,745.81 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMFUKWE, LUTUZYO C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $93,745.67 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARKEY, JASMINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,745.01 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $93,744.68 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, FRANK E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $93,743.62 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCONE, JASON W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,743.47 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, ANN MARIE Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $93,743.31 Date 02/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADRINO, PAUL F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,742.82 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSHEY, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,742.30 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDVEDEVA, NATALIA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,742.30 Date 02/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ALEX A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,741.08 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, PATRICK S Employer name Town of Gates Amount $93,739.32 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,739.04 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,738.29 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISKI, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $93,737.83 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, KAREN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,736.88 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSZKA, LOUIS W Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,736.72 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHILA, HANS C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,736.14 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, DAVID W Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $93,735.89 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, RYON G Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $93,735.37 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, IVY E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,734.97 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYER, FREDERICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,734.80 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, RYAN J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,734.17 Date 10/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIZAY, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,733.23 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIZZINGER, SARA E Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $93,733.00 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, JO ANN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,730.89 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRE, MARGARETH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $93,730.34 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $93,729.00 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTSEN, TINA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,728.72 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDANO, ERIC V Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $93,727.80 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, DANA K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,727.73 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPANARO, ANTHONY P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $93,727.26 Date 03/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVIDIO, JESSE T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,726.87 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRINK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,726.49 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, KEVIN P Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $93,726.39 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKE, JAMES E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,725.74 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, KERRI M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,725.55 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ANTHONY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,725.42 Date 02/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, CHRISTINE C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,724.41 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDINELLI, MICHAEL T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $93,723.61 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, HEATHER D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $93,723.61 Date 07/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWARD, MONIQUE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,722.69 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALE, SHAUN N Employer name Broome County Amount $93,722.65 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO-MANSIBANG, NOEMI P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,722.22 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOW, GREGORY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,722.18 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KATHY D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $93,721.42 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,720.16 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, JONATHAN N Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,720.13 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, BRIAN C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $93,719.82 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System