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 RAMSEY, JOAN A Employer name Education Department Amount $91,257.68 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUCELLI, LEE J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $91,257.37 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, MARGARET G Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $91,257.29 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, ROBERT S Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $91,256.58 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, RICHARD Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,256.33 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, JAMES V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,256.31 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, NICOLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,255.11 Date 06/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE-GRODGER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $91,253.87 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, NELKA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,253.43 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINE, MARCELLE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $91,253.34 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, LOWELL S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $91,253.31 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTAROLA, DANIEL R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $91,253.13 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, STEPHANIE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,253.11 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $91,252.21 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFELICE, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,251.72 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANTE, PHILIP J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,250.05 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, MYRA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,249.97 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $91,249.91 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELDRIM, MARGARET Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,249.35 Date 06/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, CHANTEL K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $91,248.88 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RE, RACHELE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $91,248.50 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGWOJI, MATTHEW Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,248.49 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, MELINDA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $91,247.57 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADLU, HENRY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $91,247.34 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBLEY, DIEDRA G Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $91,247.34 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLOW-BEDARD, JENIFER L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,247.20 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILATZ, RICHARD P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $91,247.04 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,246.84 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORMOZY, WALTER Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $91,245.94 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTAN, DAWN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,244.94 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LEE M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $91,243.79 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILUS, JARED B Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $91,243.56 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, NIKHIL V Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,243.48 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, SCOTT A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,243.27 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPAGE, ALAN C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $91,243.18 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KREIG, GLENN L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $91,242.63 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, ROLAND J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $91,242.63 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARONI, KATHERINE E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,242.63 Date 01/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEGER, LARRY G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $91,242.59 Date 04/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLERC, JANIS C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,242.22 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, JOHN J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $91,241.67 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PATRICIA D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,241.66 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, JAMES D Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $91,241.42 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLINGER, DEBORAH E Employer name Education Department Amount $91,241.42 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, ANN D Employer name Education Department Amount $91,241.42 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, VERONICA Employer name Education Department Amount $91,241.42 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVINGTON, JOSEPH P Employer name Education Department Amount $91,241.42 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSBERG, BARBARA Employer name Education Department Amount $91,241.42 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, OLIVER Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,241.42 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, EUGENE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,241.42 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, AMARA BLANKUMSEE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,241.42 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, PETER D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,241.42 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, PING Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,241.35 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULMUBDI, MUHAMMAD J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $91,241.11 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-SURDAM, REBECCA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $91,241.11 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTAVE, EVELYNE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $91,241.11 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, GABRIEL A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $91,241.11 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DEIDRA E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $91,241.11 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYAKIN, VICTOR V Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $91,241.11 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSKY, ANNA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $91,241.11 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JAMES S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,241.11 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, CHRISTINE J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $91,241.11 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLZHANSKAYA, NATALIA Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $91,241.11 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, ELIZABETH M Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $91,241.11 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JEAN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,240.02 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROYSMAN, YURIY N Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $91,239.69 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JULIE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,239.20 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, TIMOTHY S Employer name City of Geneva Amount $91,239.14 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YERIBO, FRANKLIN I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $91,238.76 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANA Employer name Orange County Amount $91,237.60 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLIWIEC, MAI M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,237.04 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLU, ALPHONSO K Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $91,236.69 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYER, MARY C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $91,236.62 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ RIVERA, MADELEINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,236.60 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEY, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,236.49 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERFILIPPI, ROBERTA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,236.34 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITAYCHIK, TATYANA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $91,235.18 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BENJAMIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $91,233.75 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,232.68 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, KARA E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $91,232.54 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, EDWIN G Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $91,231.44 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLAND, PETER D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $91,230.88 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPROTE, LAWRENCE H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $91,230.30 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RAYMOND W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,230.13 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, AMY R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $91,229.78 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, BARRY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,229.36 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, MARTIN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,228.86 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURLAND, PAUL J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $91,227.92 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTIA, KENNETH C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,227.23 Date 04/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENIFEE, JAMELL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,226.34 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, LISA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $91,226.24 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,225.50 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, OLGA Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,225.30 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRODELIS, ULDIS A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $91,224.59 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, NICOLE C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,224.58 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STEPHEN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $91,223.58 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUER-DIAZ, ALMA F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,223.58 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORESHAN, JACOB J, III Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $91,223.12 Date 04/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, GIANNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,223.12 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC REDMOND, BARBARA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $91,222.74 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System