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 MARTINEZ, NEMESIO Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $90,813.84 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEMAN, KARLA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,813.84 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, GREGORY H Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $90,813.57 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRIAN G Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $90,812.13 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC RAE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,812.07 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CARMEL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,811.93 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMITA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,811.69 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONG, REGINA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,811.65 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTZ, DAWN E Employer name Broome County Amount $90,811.53 Date 02/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ROBERT O Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $90,810.90 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLET, JERMAINE T Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $90,810.61 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPERT, LINDSAY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,809.14 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTSFORD, ROBERT V Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $90,808.59 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, MARGARET A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $90,808.52 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ERIC M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $90,808.40 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VEA, HEATHER M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,807.47 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CLARENCE M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $90,807.08 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGHA ZADEH, RANA Employer name Cornell University Amount $90,805.50 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAVICENCIO, PRISCILLA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,804.58 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, FRANK Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,802.70 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFEN, TRACY H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,802.54 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLINSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,802.31 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, COLLEEN P Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $90,802.20 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, WILLIAM R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $90,801.07 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $90,800.75 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNSHER, GRANT G Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $90,800.64 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KENNETH P Employer name Afton CSD Amount $90,800.60 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, JOHN P Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $90,800.58 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORAN, VIRGINIA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,800.41 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONI, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $90,799.99 Date 08/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTYRE, MARY-BETH Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $90,799.73 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, MATTHEW S Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,799.50 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENPAS, ANNE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $90,799.49 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, JOHN H, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,799.40 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEER, GRACE T A Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $90,799.11 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, SHELIA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $90,798.82 Date 10/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, LAURA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,798.60 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, DAVID A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $90,798.43 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INDOE, EVERETT D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $90,798.09 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVICKAS, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $90,797.77 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDE, COVINGTINA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,797.64 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRIAN P Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $90,797.44 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGER, BRADLEY K Employer name City of Kingston Amount $90,797.36 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMBAUD, DENNIS A Employer name Department of Law Amount $90,797.21 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, IRINA C Employer name Department of Law Amount $90,797.21 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUVARI, CATHERINE Employer name Department of Law Amount $90,797.21 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KATHRYN H Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $90,797.21 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSH, ERIN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $90,797.21 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ALEE N Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $90,797.21 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PRISCILLA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $90,796.86 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, THOMAS J Employer name Chemung County Amount $90,796.60 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDAY, SHAWN M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $90,795.15 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CURTIS E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,794.90 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, PETER C, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,794.78 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWACHUKWU, ROSS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,793.60 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIN, HAIQING Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $90,792.61 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, JEFFREY J Employer name Yates County Amount $90,792.57 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CORCIA, JACQUELINE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,792.24 Date 12/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $90,792.02 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODELL, ANDREW W Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $90,791.71 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBENSPERGER, MARK A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,791.45 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PERSIS T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,790.33 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTLE, THOMAS R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $90,788.85 Date 12/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DARCEL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,788.80 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBANKS, GEORGE R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $90,788.34 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, CAITLIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,788.19 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOTHARI, DEEPAK J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,787.38 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERITO, ROBERT A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $90,787.37 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $90,787.04 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRY, ROHITKUMAR A Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,786.40 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCABE, BRIAN F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $90,786.17 Date 10/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EDWARD J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $90,786.03 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, DAVID R Employer name Cortland County Amount $90,785.99 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARIN, ALEKSANDR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,785.84 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $90,785.21 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCUDERI-HUNTER, DANA Employer name Delaware County Amount $90,784.55 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEN, JANICE K Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $90,783.94 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARYNIARZ, DUANE M Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $90,783.91 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,783.44 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERTAG, KAREN Employer name New City Library Amount $90,782.48 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUECA, AGNES U Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $90,782.39 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, STANLEY M, II Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $90,781.77 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, QIN FEI Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $90,781.76 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADNAN, MD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $90,781.76 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ROBERT K Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $90,781.17 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $90,780.86 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOVISH, ERIN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,780.51 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECKELER, DAVID R Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $90,780.42 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADEKOSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $90,779.69 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIAN, LAURA Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,779.61 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZORNU, DORIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $90,779.53 Date 08/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,779.29 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANTHONY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,778.12 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLEM, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,777.45 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSA, SHAUN A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,777.44 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGAR, PHILIP E Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $90,777.16 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $90,777.06 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELINSKY, KAREN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,776.41 Date 08/28/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, SERGIO I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,776.25 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, SHAUON M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,775.61 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System