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 REYES, YACAIRA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,785.63 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VALARIE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $91,785.18 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, NORMAN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,784.46 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETZER, MARK E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $91,784.37 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SHERYDA ANN Employer name Fulton County Amount $91,783.77 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, NANCY L Employer name New City Library Amount $91,783.70 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAY, GARY L Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $91,782.39 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, SAMMY J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $91,781.74 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYTLE, GALE A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $91,780.81 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, PAUL E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $91,779.55 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUTA, CRAIG T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,779.21 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKORO, SPENCER O Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,779.01 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, SEAN T Employer name Broome County Amount $91,778.93 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, ALAN S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,778.66 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TOMESIA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $91,777.77 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, SHARON M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $91,777.46 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, DAVID M Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $91,776.47 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUECK, MADELINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,775.28 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNGEY, MICHAEL A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,775.07 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KATHLEEN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,775.06 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VODVARKA, SCOTT F Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,774.86 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, CHARLES S Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $91,774.85 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, JAMES L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $91,772.91 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRUSCIANTE, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $91,772.82 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LISA M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $91,772.49 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROLAMO, THOMAS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,771.91 Date 07/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRANCE, PHILIP G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $91,770.68 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIGER, ALBERT C Employer name Broome County Amount $91,770.04 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, SUSAN D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $91,770.03 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTON, RONALD G Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $91,769.97 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMPER, JOHN C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $91,769.82 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, JEFFREY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,769.72 Date 10/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVEN, TODD K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,769.07 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $91,768.75 Date 01/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $91,768.36 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MARCUS Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,768.17 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSTEIN, RANDY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,767.90 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAMONT, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,767.88 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, SUSAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,767.37 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $91,766.69 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY-FABI, SHERYL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,765.35 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Department of State Amount $91,765.07 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, JENNIFER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,763.92 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, JANEL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,763.44 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT F Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $91,763.31 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULLSHIRE, PAUL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $91,763.27 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, LUCIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $91,762.91 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, TERRI A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $91,762.02 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALBEUF, LEAH G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,760.67 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RYAN T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,760.53 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, TERRY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,760.53 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERBACH, DEBRA C Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $91,760.53 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, PATRICIA L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $91,760.53 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLOIN, SANDRA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,760.53 Date 05/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKIA, BILLIE JO Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,760.53 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLBETH, MARK A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $91,760.53 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ROBERT L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $91,759.91 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DONNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,759.65 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, MARY D Employer name Cornell University Amount $91,759.62 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYLUCKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,758.75 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, JAMES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $91,757.27 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, RANYCE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $91,757.17 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, BEAULAH J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $91,757.17 Date 07/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIARZ, MICHAEL S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $91,757.06 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, SABRINA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,756.98 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKARZ, FRANK Z Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,756.74 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, ALICIA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $91,756.60 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUGINI, GLENN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $91,756.05 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABEN, MARC D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,755.59 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $91,754.49 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLIK, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $91,754.27 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DENISE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,753.78 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JUNIOR S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $91,753.51 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNNO, CHARLES P Employer name Monroe County Amount $91,753.15 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREMOUW, SCOTT A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $91,752.96 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, BONNIE S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,752.90 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALY, ALICIA S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,752.81 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NANCY D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,752.78 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PHILIP M Employer name Albany County Amount $91,752.51 Date 06/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $91,752.35 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOM, PATRICK B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $91,752.32 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $91,751.78 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $91,751.58 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOTHE, ARKHUS L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,751.38 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHRICH, DONALD A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $91,750.31 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUSANYA, NIKE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $91,750.21 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAN, YU KIN CHRIS Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,749.93 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEREEN, HOPE E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,749.22 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERRA, PAUL C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $91,748.71 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, IRVING, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $91,748.06 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, LESIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,747.56 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $91,745.89 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUDYS, ROBERT L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $91,745.19 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALOR, BRENDAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,745.12 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KARL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,745.05 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOHN A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $91,744.91 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, NERESA Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $91,744.58 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUON, ROBERT Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $91,744.58 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVORITO, JAMES A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,744.43 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNASKI, BONNIE Employer name City of Middletown Amount $91,742.77 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System