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 MONAHAN, TIMOTHY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,068.67 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATA, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,068.67 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHER, SUSAN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,068.67 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMECK, PAUL R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,068.67 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, ROBERT W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, YVETTE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SELENE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, LESLEY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, STEVEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHERINE E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBERELLA, MARYANN C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,068.67 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, GLADYS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,068.67 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIBER, DANIEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,067.84 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANE, PATRICIA E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $93,067.70 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, PATRICK J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $93,067.29 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITEL, DEREK N Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $93,066.20 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHOUSE, BRUCE A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $93,063.71 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSKIEL, MELANIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $93,063.66 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, GREGORY D Employer name City of Batavia Amount $93,063.46 Date 09/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERRASTRO, WILLIAM L Employer name Putnam County Amount $93,062.93 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, SUSAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,062.18 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, FRANCIS G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $93,062.03 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEREAUX, THOMAS, JR Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $93,061.45 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,060.38 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,060.30 Date 02/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, RICHARD A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $93,059.46 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINDER, ROGER A, JR Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $93,058.86 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ROCHENEL Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $93,058.03 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTINA, SALVATORE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,057.80 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASWELL, DANA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,057.25 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, THOMAS J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,057.05 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, STEPHEN C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,055.67 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERTOLA, ANTHONY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,054.69 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, THOMAS B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $93,053.85 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, PATRICK V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,053.40 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEEBER, MONICA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,052.27 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHAD A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $93,052.09 Date 06/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRIFO, JOSEPH B Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,051.13 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, CHARLES R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $93,050.10 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEETY, RYAN G Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $93,050.05 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $93,050.04 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, RACHEL E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $93,049.82 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, GRAHAM A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,049.82 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCHAROVA, MARINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,048.52 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, WILLIAM Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,048.23 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $93,047.69 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILLON, DOUGLAS P Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $93,046.22 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, ROBERT J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $93,046.11 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, JOHN E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $93,046.01 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYL, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,045.74 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNY, KEELIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,045.44 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSENGO, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,045.37 Date 09/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, MICHAEL C Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,045.33 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, VICKI J Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,045.10 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WAYNE D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $93,044.94 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, FRANK M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,044.13 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,042.82 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTEE, OWEN D Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $93,042.80 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHMAN, EUGENE C Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $93,042.72 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NATHAN A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $93,042.62 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINDORFF, CARRIE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,040.68 Date 08/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, EAMONN L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,039.78 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHCHIGOL, LEONID Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $93,039.72 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPIN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $93,039.54 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, MARY S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,038.63 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ANDREW P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,038.55 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, DENISE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,038.32 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, DONALD N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,037.57 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTER, BRIAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,036.67 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, FRANK J, JR Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $93,036.55 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, RAJU Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,035.87 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, DENNIS A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $93,035.82 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,035.71 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEF, ALEC Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $93,035.46 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, HELEN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,035.26 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, ROBIN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,033.87 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DENISE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,033.48 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARHART, JEFFREY A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $93,033.30 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LOLA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $93,032.99 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDHI, PRAMEELA Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,032.82 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $93,031.37 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRUDA, ELLEN C Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $93,031.32 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, DAVID S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,028.70 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ZAIRA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,028.63 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, KEVIN S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,026.29 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $93,024.56 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, ANTHONY L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $93,024.49 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STERLING, KADON Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $93,024.22 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCURSIO, PATRICK N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,023.54 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, PATRICIA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,023.18 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, NIA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $93,021.28 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, RICHARD J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,020.15 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, LILLIAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,020.02 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ROBERT S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,019.65 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAAGE, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $93,018.90 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCHERKEVICH, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,018.85 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROBERT Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,018.65 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITOMMASO, ALFRED J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $93,017.69 Date 04/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MEGAN E Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $93,017.33 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIMUCCI, EDITH J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $93,017.33 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System