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 COLEMAN, EMANCIA R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $90,143.27 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, AISHA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,142.76 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINAN, JAMES E Employer name Broome County Amount $90,142.18 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAN, VICTORIA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,141.93 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $90,141.51 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, WENDY S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $90,140.27 Date 11/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROARKE, CIARAN T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,140.11 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFEE, STEPHEN E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,140.11 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADUS, TAMARA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,140.11 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, LORRAINE V Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $90,140.11 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CATHERINE M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $90,140.11 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, DENNISE Z Employer name NYC Judges Amount $90,140.11 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, PATRICIA J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $90,140.11 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINS, CLARK R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $90,139.73 Date 08/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTANIELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,139.36 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENCZY, PHILIP J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $90,139.35 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZIO, ARNOLD H Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,139.28 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KENNETH W Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $90,139.04 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,138.80 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSER, KATHRYN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,137.00 Date 11/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, JERROD C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,136.86 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAINT-PHARD, MARIE C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $90,136.61 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETJEN, CLAIRE Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $90,136.48 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JOHN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $90,135.93 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, SARAH Employer name Finger Lakes Library System Amount $90,134.69 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, KATHLEEN F Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $90,134.42 Date 04/20/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORICA, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,133.49 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENAUER, BILLIE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $90,132.56 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDAUER, MARC Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $90,131.14 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTON-LEDDO, DEIRDRE L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,130.39 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADDY, ARLENE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $90,130.39 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JOSEPH J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $90,130.00 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Rome Amount $90,129.77 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, SHARON L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,129.63 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST AUBIN, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,127.33 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, CHARLES J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,127.29 Date 07/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATERRA-FERRARO, NANCY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $90,127.12 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWORDS, JAMES A Employer name Lewis County Amount $90,126.94 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MARK J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,126.59 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORGOGLIONE, PETER P Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $90,125.72 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDEN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Education Department Amount $90,125.40 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEL, MICHAEL Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $90,125.23 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTE, LILA B Employer name Ontario County Amount $90,125.04 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEYAW, RICHARD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $90,124.91 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, JOY C Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $90,124.83 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISUMAILA, NUHU Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,124.67 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYMISSIS, CARISA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,124.45 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOE, SUSANNE S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $90,124.45 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, SAMUEL, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,124.33 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SHAQWAN L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,124.32 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, GOLDA V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,124.28 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JOSEPH D Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $90,123.30 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAZA, DAVID R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,123.08 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCCAFUSCA, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $90,122.03 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZTUK, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $90,121.96 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOJTASZCZYK, KEVIN D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $90,121.67 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, PASQUALE A, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $90,121.12 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $90,119.08 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MARK G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $90,118.29 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGALAS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,117.45 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARATIER, RENEE W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,117.39 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ORLETTA, ROBERT N Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $90,115.71 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEPHEN D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $90,115.26 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBERRY, PARIS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,115.22 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPATH, GREGORY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,115.08 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOGHLIN, SONYA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,114.73 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINWARD, THOMAS M V Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,114.71 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLACHTER, ERIC W Employer name City of Albany Amount $90,113.98 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HONE, ANDREA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,113.89 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARALLO, JULIE A Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $90,113.75 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KEVIN D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,113.56 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSEAU, MARC W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $90,113.38 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, GEORGE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,113.04 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WELL, HENRY J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,112.92 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KIMLEE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,112.87 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, LISA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $90,112.81 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKELBAN, BRIAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,112.38 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,112.34 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITZZALARO, PAUL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,112.12 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRACE, DIANE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,111.97 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINSKI, SUSAN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,111.97 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, MEGAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,111.97 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, ALKA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,110.98 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELOVNICK, STEPHEN B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,110.67 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDE, MINA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,109.67 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, JAMES M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $90,109.03 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELEWSKI, THOMAS A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $90,109.03 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLANTE, VICTORIA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $90,109.03 Date 06/15/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDY, DOUGLAS E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $90,109.03 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANSBURY, DEISERAE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,109.03 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, CHANTALE P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $90,108.59 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JANE C Employer name Education Department Amount $90,107.87 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, ANN MARIE Employer name Education Department Amount $90,107.87 Date 06/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, LINDA A Employer name Education Department Amount $90,107.87 Date 12/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,107.68 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, JOHN E Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $90,107.59 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN SON, STEPHEN B Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $90,107.11 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JUAN G Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,106.86 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEWSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $90,106.76 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ VEGA, AMBIORIX R Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $90,106.27 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System