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 LIDDANE, LORI Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,113.78 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JAMES A, JR Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $92,113.77 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVELLO, JOHN R Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $92,113.76 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CZAPLICKI, EUGENE R, JR Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $92,113.65 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, FRANCES M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $92,113.51 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCHER, JONI L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $92,113.43 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLERIE, MARIA Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $92,112.85 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, KENNETH P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $92,112.75 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVIL, ELIE, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,112.71 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGLER, JILL B Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $92,112.67 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWOGWUGWU, BETTY C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $92,112.16 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASOUF, DAVID J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $92,112.00 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, CHARLES T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $92,111.79 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, BEVERLY R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $92,111.66 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRISHIN, JOHN D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $92,111.17 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ERIC M Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,109.48 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMI, ABDULKADIR A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $92,109.35 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, LINDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,109.11 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEER, DANIEL P C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $92,108.96 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, THERESA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,108.32 Date 06/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISEDEL, LISA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $92,108.17 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOHN C Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $92,107.95 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, LISA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,107.20 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, CYNTHIA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,106.75 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, GINA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $92,106.50 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JEFFERY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,106.41 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, NAVLETTE D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $92,106.40 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMIERI, MALGORZATA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,106.33 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSER, RAYMOND J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,105.60 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSERT, SARAH M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $92,105.06 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAGNON, MICHAEL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $92,105.05 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TODD E Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,104.50 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLOCH, JOSEPH S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $92,104.14 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, SPENCER L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,103.99 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, LAUREL M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,103.94 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, STEVEN R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $92,103.81 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMPLE-BROWN, SUSANNE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,103.57 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, HARVEL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $92,102.52 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAG, JUSTIN L W Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $92,101.80 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AULT, LINDA ANN Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,101.67 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, TERRI G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $92,101.30 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, NAVINDRA N Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $92,101.11 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, DENNIS L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $92,100.70 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LUIS A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $92,100.57 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, BEVERLY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,100.54 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, STEPHEN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,099.70 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SCOTT H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $92,099.47 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CHARLES L, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $92,099.26 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, WAYNE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $92,098.87 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, NUBIA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,098.69 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, ERIC P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,098.65 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFF, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,098.25 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBUZZETTA, WILLIAM Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $92,098.01 Date 07/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,097.44 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLINE, DONALD J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $92,096.97 Date 06/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMASKOZAK, TERI Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,096.70 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, KIM M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $92,096.64 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-SOREK, LIORA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,096.54 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, MARY E B Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,096.54 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZOSNYKOWSKI, HARRY G Employer name Department of Law Amount $92,096.31 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKINS, VERA-JULIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,096.15 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASNYANIK, VASILIY Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $92,095.86 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVANCOS, TERESA S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,095.79 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, TRAVIS A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $92,095.25 Date 05/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUADERE, JUDY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $92,095.20 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFEL, SUSAN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,093.21 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, PAT J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,093.05 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSSON, JOYCE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $92,092.53 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBANEZ, ARIEL A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $92,092.47 Date 11/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGANSHIELDS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $92,092.12 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, ANNEMARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,092.04 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, MARTIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,091.92 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWAL, KENT D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,091.22 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, GILES J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $92,091.05 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAUSLAND, DAVID E Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $92,090.80 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLACKY, PAMELA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $92,090.80 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ulster County Amount $92,090.77 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, STANLEY P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,089.18 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, HOPE R Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $92,088.68 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBOE, COURAGE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $92,088.22 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIENGIEL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,087.78 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLONE, CARMINE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $92,086.97 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,086.60 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARY ANN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,086.32 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, JANET M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $92,085.87 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, DA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,085.70 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, CARLE P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $92,085.41 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN P, JR Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $92,085.25 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DAVID J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,085.17 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI POFI, DEANNA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,085.13 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, SHIJUN Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,084.63 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, JOSEPH Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,084.54 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, JOSE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,083.83 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUCY, ROSS Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $92,083.41 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMPTON, DEBRA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,083.05 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFONE, JOHN P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $92,082.94 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOIE, DAVID W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,082.50 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, DAVID F Employer name City of Albany Amount $92,082.06 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, DARLENE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,081.98 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGMAN, GARY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,081.50 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System