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 BLOOM, ROGER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $91,347.92 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPSON, CHERYL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,346.80 Date 01/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KEVIN P Employer name Orange County Amount $91,346.13 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HENRY A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $91,345.91 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZADON, ARLENE GAIL Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $91,345.70 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-COLEMAN, CARLEEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,345.07 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASEWITZ, HERBERT M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $91,344.97 Date 09/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUDER, KAREN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,344.97 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARAONE, JANET M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,344.77 Date 08/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, HECTOR L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $91,344.17 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDY, LISA Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $91,343.12 Date 09/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGILSKI, ELAINE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,342.79 Date 05/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, JOSEPH L Employer name Department of State Amount $91,342.79 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREER, MICHAEL W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,342.79 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGLIERA, RAE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,342.78 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, JUDITH D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,342.22 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADICK, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,342.21 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CATHERINE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,342.21 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDWICK, HOPE M Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $91,342.21 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, BART J Employer name City of Albany Amount $91,341.91 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMON, DAVID KARL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,341.62 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFRANK, KATHLEEN Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $91,341.62 Date 01/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,341.49 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, ANNE MCCARTIN Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $91,341.28 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, JULIO, JR Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $91,340.83 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRITCHLEY, DALE B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $91,340.74 Date 07/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, MARCANTONIO G Employer name Monroe County Amount $91,340.29 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,340.10 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THERESA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,340.10 Date 12/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, BRANDON B Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,340.10 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATY, MARY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,340.10 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLI, ROBERT C Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $91,340.10 Date 06/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINE, DAVID L Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $91,339.98 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABEEB, ANNE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $91,339.97 Date 04/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, FREDERICK G Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $91,339.88 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, ERIC Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $91,339.88 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANTGEN, PETER F Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $91,339.88 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROIS, DAVID E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $91,339.88 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBILT, SHARLENE G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,339.11 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDE, GERARD V Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,338.91 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,338.26 Date 08/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOVLIN, MAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,338.12 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOHN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,338.09 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNOE, BRENDALYN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,338.01 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, ROSALIND M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $91,337.86 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,337.76 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, VERONICA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,337.58 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KERRY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,337.54 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHOR, JOANNE B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $91,337.33 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIAM M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,337.27 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MICHELE W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $91,336.88 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, SHAWN J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $91,336.58 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,336.02 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF-BAUER, SHERRY L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $91,335.82 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, ALFRED J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $91,335.21 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $91,335.21 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,335.21 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,335.21 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, CHERYL L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,335.21 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, JOHN R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,335.21 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONIO, GERALD T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,335.21 Date 12/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, SUSAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,335.21 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LUIS A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $91,335.13 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDOUIN, KAREN E Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $91,334.88 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,334.63 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, JEFFREY Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,334.39 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, SHANNON L Employer name Madison County Amount $91,334.17 Date 07/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, SUSAN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,334.09 Date 03/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, LUKE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,333.32 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, JOHN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,332.85 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMMER, ALLAN H Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $91,332.81 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES G, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $91,332.72 Date 05/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSKIVER, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Elmira Amount $91,332.58 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAEFF, JAMES W Employer name City of Utica Amount $91,332.54 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMA, KATHY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $91,331.47 Date 02/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JASON P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.11 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIM, MD F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.09 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSTEIN, MARK Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,331.08 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, THOMAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDSON, HENRY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PAUL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUME, BRYAN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, ROBERT L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOW, MICHELLE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, R SAMUEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, JOY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHELLY B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 12/20/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, MARK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORIA, JASON P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKAL, MARK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBOWSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, BRIAN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELHAUS, ROBERT D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JENNIFER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, DOREEN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWINNER, JOHN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, THOMAS E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANSER, CYNTHIA S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,331.08 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System