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 MILLS, ALVIN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $92,491.11 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NANNETTE D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $92,491.11 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBETT, DEREK Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $92,491.11 Date 03/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ERIC J Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $92,491.11 Date 03/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUI, MARIA P Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $92,491.11 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIANG, YING Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $92,491.11 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, AUDREY S Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $92,491.11 Date 11/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSHATZKY, MARC R Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 11/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, CHENGMO J Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 08/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DING, XIAO-HUA Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKSMAN, ANNE C Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, GLENN M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 02/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, HUYKANG Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUIZON, SALOMON Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, HARRY C Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSING, JEFFREY M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, GEORGE N Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 10/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, BRUCE A Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENK, VALERIE D Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 06/17/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIKH, ASHFAQ M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNG, YUNN CHYN Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALUS, MARIUSZ Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, WEIMIN Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $92,491.11 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERUBEIS, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $92,490.81 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCE, DONALD E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $92,490.55 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, DAVID H Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $92,490.24 Date 06/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,489.66 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADKE, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $92,489.58 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANMYER, THOMAS E Employer name Ulster County Amount $92,489.47 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LALONNIE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,488.49 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $92,488.40 Date 01/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAAMANO, RUFINO R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,488.28 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NATASHA W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $92,487.69 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $92,487.48 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACKMORE, DANIELLE N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,487.07 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA- GARCIA, CYNTHIA Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $92,485.18 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMICH, PATRICK K Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $92,484.45 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORAELOSI, WILLIAM Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,484.11 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KEVIN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $92,483.10 Date 04/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,483.07 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, PATRICIA L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,482.95 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, JOHN D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,482.95 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRO, JEANNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,480.97 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHELL, MICHAEL P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,480.13 Date 12/31/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, BRYAN H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $92,478.80 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ERIN C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,478.12 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, TYANNE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,478.03 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBIEN, CASSANDRA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $92,477.99 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PAUL F Employer name Erie County Amount $92,476.86 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARK J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $92,476.17 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, JULIE Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $92,476.02 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, LESTER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,475.13 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ROBERT H Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $92,474.90 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERGER, CHAIM H Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $92,474.01 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $92,473.34 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALCONE, VINCENT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,472.61 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOARES, GARY A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $92,471.51 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTE, ROBERT E Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $92,471.20 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAESSER, SUSAN J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $92,470.83 Date 10/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, DANIEL W Employer name Oneida County Amount $92,470.64 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERTON, VINETTA C Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $92,469.19 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, ANGELO N Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $92,468.96 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,467.60 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMAN, DANIEL M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $92,467.08 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, SUSAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,465.26 Date 07/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, HEIDI S Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $92,461.79 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGATI, DENISE M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $92,461.35 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LHERISSON, THIERY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,461.32 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, NATHAN J W Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $92,460.46 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLANSKY, CARL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,459.54 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIOTTO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,459.54 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ROBIN L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $92,459.03 Date 11/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, ANGELA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $92,458.24 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LOUIS A Employer name Orange County Amount $92,457.33 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICCUM, JAMES W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $92,457.16 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,456.39 Date 03/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, JANICE T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $92,456.27 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JACQUELINE S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,455.26 Date 02/15/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, RUBEN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $92,454.72 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHARLES C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $92,454.42 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEETWOOD, MARK D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $92,454.35 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMAZAN, ANNETTE B Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,454.34 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOCAT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $92,453.87 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, REBECA J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $92,453.75 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,453.58 Date 04/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALFE, AMY A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $92,453.40 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, DELBERT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,453.00 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SHYLA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,451.95 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNA, JOHN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $92,451.78 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $92,451.64 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLINA, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,451.59 Date 09/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATRCHYAN, ALLISON M Employer name Cornell University Amount $92,449.68 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, JEFFREY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,449.61 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATES, BETTINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $92,449.19 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JULIE A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $92,448.70 Date 05/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, THERESE P Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $92,448.60 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTERS, KEVIN R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $92,448.08 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLEK, BETHANY A Employer name Erie County Amount $92,447.72 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEXIDO, NICHOLAS T Employer name Erie County Amount $92,447.71 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-MOREY, ASHLEY M Employer name Erie County Amount $92,447.70 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System