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 FRISBIE, SHARON L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JOY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES-MC GRIFF, WANDA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTTOIS, PAMELA S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, BARBARA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 09/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, BETTYJEAN WELLS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERO, REBECCA F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $92,695.84 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMER, DEBORAH J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, REBECCA S Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, WALTER J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, JOANNE W Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID W Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,695.84 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUOLO, BARBARA MARIE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, CHRISTINE H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAWAY, HOPETON V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, THOMAS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, CAROLYN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOUGH, SUSAN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAFA, MERIEM Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, MARK D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SUSAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDAMANTHAM, NAZARETH K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PAIGE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUKOVITS, THOMAS Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOX, DAVID J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGARSKY, NIKOLAY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,695.84 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSLOW, SCOTT G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,695.83 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JAMES D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,695.83 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMERMAN, MARK A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $92,695.37 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LECHLER, DENISE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,694.69 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLACAMERA, TIFFANY C Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $92,694.39 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ROBERT T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,693.88 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, BETH S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,693.88 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, FRANCIS A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $92,693.02 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLA, KELLY A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,692.86 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JULIO C Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,692.75 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, RICHARD L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $92,690.13 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCI, JOSHUA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,688.71 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MICHAEL T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $92,688.02 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, ANA L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $92,687.78 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, JOSEPH W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,687.13 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, CLEVELAND S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,687.11 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, WENDY D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $92,686.97 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR-GODI, ALMA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,686.82 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, TIMOTHY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,686.60 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ROSEMARY P Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $92,685.76 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, MARY LYNN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,685.31 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, CARLOS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,685.00 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSBECK, DEREK R Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $92,683.87 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPERD, JANINE H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,683.80 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREWICZ, CYNTHIA A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $92,683.46 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDAMANTHAM, LATHA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,683.24 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVNER, GARY L Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $92,682.37 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, HARVEY E Employer name Orange County Amount $92,682.04 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, JAMES J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $92,681.98 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DENIS K Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $92,681.47 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, STEPHEN R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $92,681.07 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWATER, PHILIP S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,681.02 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, TODD A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,680.50 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCOMANO, RAYMOND J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,680.44 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, ANTHONY D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,680.39 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOARCA, CESAR A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $92,680.14 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, GEARY R Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $92,678.42 Date 01/24/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,678.38 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOLEY, ONNA T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,678.07 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, ELAINE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,677.91 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, GUY M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $92,676.65 Date 12/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, BARBARA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,676.12 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKLEY, MICHAEL R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $92,674.78 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDOT, IRENE S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,674.67 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $92,674.19 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIGPAL, NAND RAM Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $92,674.11 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, BROOKE B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $92,674.04 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RICKEY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,674.03 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZECCA, JAMES A Employer name Madison County Amount $92,673.88 Date 08/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, DOUGLAS V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,673.42 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, JOSHUA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,673.40 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABU, REENA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $92,673.10 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, RICKY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,672.83 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, TYRONE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $92,672.52 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASPER, EMILY E Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $92,672.36 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, FRANCIS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $92,672.24 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $92,671.61 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORDYCE-DERENONCOURT, MARY E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,671.45 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, JESSICA M O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,671.29 Date 07/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, HELENA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,670.44 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALBO, JOHN S Employer name Ontario County Amount $92,670.25 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASH, GEORGE J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,670.19 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, RAFAEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,670.10 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACALTO, JOHN P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,669.38 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKSTEIN, KEITH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,669.20 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RALPH W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,668.83 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON-SOLTIS, KELLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $92,666.83 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESNUT, ROBERT T Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $92,666.64 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOELL, GREGORY G Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $92,666.54 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC FALL, THERESA Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $92,666.13 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITOWSKI, JOHN B Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $92,665.73 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPIEN, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $92,665.71 Date 08/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIFO, NANCY W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,664.35 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSEN, JAMES F Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $92,664.07 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System