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 ROBERTS, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,697.38 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HORA, JOHN M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $92,697.11 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DANIEL R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,697.03 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINELLO, RICHARD M, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,696.97 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, SANDRA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,695.85 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIELLO, JAMES V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 01/10/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHENS, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, BRENDAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEE, PATRICIA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTOR, DAVID C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, PRAVEEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.85 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDES, MINA J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HA, BE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUCIFORO, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDENDRIESCH, GUY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MICHELE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENOUGH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, ROBIN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELES, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, LISA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKIN, VICTOR D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/16/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, DAVID G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, CHARLES E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEVIN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NANCY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MARY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARD, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTEKER, BRIAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTILLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIOLA, SALVATORE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, THOMAS E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANESTRO, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARADORI, CLAUDIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, MICHAEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASINO, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATURVEDI, TAPESH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JONATHAN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, LINDA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, ANGELE NICOLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, RICHARD S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANO, GARY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECK, PHILIP C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, JULIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSO, JAMES F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, DANIEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JAMES S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, DONALD E, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MAUREEN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERY, JOHN H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKE, YVONNE G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, VICTOR M, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUJITA, MICHIO MICHAEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSKI, KATHY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERCHIKOV, JACOB Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANZ, SANDRA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MICHAEL R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIN, LEV Y Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUCELLA, KEVIN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, LAURA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERALD, CONNIE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERB, LINDA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUB, ELIZABETH F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILACQUA, BRIAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDILICATO, SHARON L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RICHARD G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUS, ROBERT B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, SANDRA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSLING, DANIEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNACK, JAMES A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBERGER, TINA G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZINSKI, KRYSTYNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, LORI L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LISA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MARY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSLEY, ROBERT G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, JOHN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCH, MARYLYNN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JOHN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RAYMOND Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, DONNA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIZER, DARRIN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, THERESA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWINSKI, NANCY E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DANIEL L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JILL L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTENWALNER, PHILIP K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENC, TODD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, RUTH E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, DIANE ROSE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTOR, JASON S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUPELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System