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 PHELPS, KIRT W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $90,027.16 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, LEAH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,027.04 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, PETER J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $90,025.77 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGURI, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,024.86 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CINDY Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,024.51 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,024.24 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, JEANINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,024.24 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIMAN, PAUL W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $90,024.19 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOTTI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Seneca County Amount $90,023.52 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, JASON O Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,023.25 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISINGER, JOHN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $90,023.18 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KEITH J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $90,022.80 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNETT, MARIANN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $90,021.80 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKMAN, RAWLE C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $90,021.75 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JULIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,021.13 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNING, DAVID J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $90,021.00 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DAVID T Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $90,020.74 Date 11/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOUD, NANCY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $90,020.73 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANACK, MARGO R Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,018.66 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY-WILLIAMS, WENONA K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $90,018.56 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOJ, ARBER Employer name City of Albany Amount $90,018.36 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, SARAH A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $90,017.98 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RACHELE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,017.59 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOCKEL, WILLIAM L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $90,017.56 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIBEL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $90,016.61 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $90,016.11 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JULIO R Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,015.43 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENOFF, GLENN W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $90,015.33 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURRER, WALTER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,014.77 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREDE, TIMOTHY H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,014.66 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLINKO, GEORGE V Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $90,013.29 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTKO, DOUGLAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,013.25 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGE, ANTONIO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,013.22 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANCH, ELIZABETH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,013.22 Date 04/05/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUE, JACQUELINE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $90,012.51 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, NOEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $90,012.20 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, ANNE MARIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,012.10 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO-CECERE, EVA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,012.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, FRANK G, JR Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $90,011.64 Date 11/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, GORDON, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $90,011.49 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIEGA, RICHARD R Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,011.41 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBASSOO, EVE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,011.38 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EVAN V Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,010.72 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $90,010.71 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMANN, LYNN A Employer name Erie County Amount $90,010.23 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGES, KERRI L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,009.53 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, PATRICK J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,008.69 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGER, MATTHEW F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,008.20 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREWER, DAVID J Employer name City of Beacon Amount $90,008.15 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALIKONIS, MARYANN Employer name Education Department Amount $90,007.03 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLO, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,006.60 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIN, ANDREW J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $90,005.79 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINELLI, GERALD M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $90,004.44 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLALLIRE-LUYO, RAUL T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,004.09 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS D Employer name Rockland County Amount $90,003.02 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDE, SEBASTIANO Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $90,002.83 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLON, JOHN J, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,002.64 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,002.60 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEEN, TERESA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $90,002.39 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAIMCHAYEV, ZINAIDA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,002.16 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RONALD Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $90,002.08 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSHUA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,001.13 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLLERMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $90,000.66 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, JAMES D Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $90,000.21 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLENAHAN, BRYAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $90,000.04 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAA, PATRICK M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $90,000.04 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, CAROL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $90,000.04 Date 07/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELE L Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $90,000.04 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNA, THERESA Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $89,999.87 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRITZER, MICHAEL S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,999.85 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANETTI, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $89,999.83 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,999.78 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCO, JUMOKE Employer name Education Department Amount $89,999.46 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIELLO, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,999.00 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRSZYLA, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $89,999.00 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALLO, PAUL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,998.51 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOANNA A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $89,998.01 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MICHAEL A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $89,997.90 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, MICKEY Z Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,997.72 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DIANNE I Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,997.72 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHS, JULIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,997.72 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLAN, CHRISTIAN R Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $89,997.51 Date 01/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUARBE, DULCE M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $89,996.89 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSELL, ANNA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $89,996.87 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENMULLER, WENDY K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,996.53 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,996.44 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KATIE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,996.16 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLITOR, ANDREW M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $89,995.89 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, LEON Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $89,995.78 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISEMBO, CHARLES A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,995.47 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL-THOMAS, JAMIE F Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $89,994.57 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, PHILIP W Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $89,994.55 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MELINDA L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $89,994.43 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, MAY-WHEI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,992.89 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,992.70 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,992.63 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEAL, ROGER H Employer name Oneida County Amount $89,992.49 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,992.14 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VINEHOUT, JOSHUA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $89,991.90 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT-PORTES, ROSE MAY Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $89,991.71 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System