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 HOLZ, LAUREN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,368.89 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERSPIEL, BEVERLY J Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $90,368.00 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLA, RICK C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $90,366.90 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGER, BARRON D Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $90,365.99 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKDALE, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $90,365.93 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JOHN D Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $90,364.65 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLANEY, JASON E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $90,363.45 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, KEVIN R Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $90,363.17 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWFER, CHARLES L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,363.16 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DONOVAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $90,363.02 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWOERT, SALLY J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $90,362.61 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIQUE, WHALYNN H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,362.24 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, REGINALD A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,361.27 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ROBERT D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $90,361.00 Date 08/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGUIRE, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $90,359.62 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KATHY Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $90,359.36 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANOGUET, JEFFREY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,359.05 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGO, GUILLERMO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $90,358.96 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMA, KAREN Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $90,357.80 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRWEATHER, DAVID J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $90,356.03 Date 07/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JANET E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $90,355.65 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCA, LAURA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,354.02 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN J Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $90,353.94 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JOHN T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,353.85 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, TINA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,353.79 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETCHO, CYNTHIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,353.75 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBORAH S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $90,353.69 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $90,353.68 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWELL, ADAM J Employer name Ontario County Amount $90,352.95 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGH, KEVIN R Employer name City of Lockport Amount $90,352.47 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWOTARSKI, MARY H Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $90,352.20 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, BRUCE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,351.85 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HABONIMANA, COLETTE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,351.82 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURMAN, TAMMY L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $90,351.19 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELIZABETH A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $90,350.48 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, THERESA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,350.41 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOX, JOHN D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $90,350.22 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JOHN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,349.87 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REGAN, RALPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,349.10 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREK, JOHN F, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,349.09 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUWE, THOMAS E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $90,348.91 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPETSKY, YELENA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,348.65 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JOHN W Employer name City of Kingston Amount $90,348.13 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCAS, PATRICIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,347.99 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYS, JAMES H, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,347.80 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCKENSTYRE, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $90,346.45 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AURELI, AARON J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $90,345.07 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEUX, JOCELYNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,344.96 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $90,343.75 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CHARLES W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $90,343.53 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASCO, KRISTIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,342.70 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, ROSELINE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,342.50 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASWICH, PATRICK M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $90,342.34 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, MARCUS B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,341.97 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN-NELSON, HYSYET Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,341.37 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, LINDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,341.06 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, MARIE ANDRISE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,340.67 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, COLLEEN J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $90,340.23 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, BRIAN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,340.09 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE, PRADINES CAROLE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,339.47 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLARI, ALLEN J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $90,338.91 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOREK, RICHARD W Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $90,338.64 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, ROBERT E Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $90,337.49 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, ERNEST D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,337.20 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARY L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $90,337.01 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENUS, GARY F Employer name Chemung County Amount $90,336.90 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGALBO, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,336.04 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSARZ, RAYMOND D Employer name Erie County Amount $90,335.83 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, FRANK N Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $90,335.37 Date 03/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCET, JAMES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,335.30 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, TARSONGIA J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $90,334.89 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGWOOD, BRIAN M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $90,333.59 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATCHELL, TRACY L S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,333.40 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MOTTA, JOHN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $90,332.76 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, FLOYD R Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $90,332.64 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULER, WESLEY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,332.52 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEENEY, KEVIN P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $90,331.75 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINDEN, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,331.20 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAINAUTH, PREEYA D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,329.60 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, PATRICIA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $90,329.38 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGAL, MICHAEL J Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $90,328.82 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILMER PETRIE, HEIDI G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $90,327.56 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, LARRY A Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $90,327.10 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNETTE, JENNIFER C Employer name Chemung County Amount $90,326.94 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZMAN, FRAN M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $90,326.20 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEYENS, ANN-MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,325.80 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMENTER, TONYA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $90,325.36 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, STEPHEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $90,323.39 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ALVIN B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,322.76 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCH, JODI A Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $90,321.83 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, ANNA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $90,321.07 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, DAVID V Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $90,319.89 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIORE, MARC D Employer name Erie County Amount $90,319.58 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CLARISSA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,318.21 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMOND, DUANE S, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $90,317.56 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGHORN, ERIC J Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,317.25 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARISOV, DMITRIY S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $90,317.16 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANNELLI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,317.04 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTH, STEPHEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $90,316.12 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, THOMAS W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $90,316.00 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System