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 TIERNEY, DAVID P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,834.21 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDORISIO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $89,833.90 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, EILEEN G Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $89,833.76 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, JENNIFER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,833.43 Date 02/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETLAND, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,833.16 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORABACK, CLARISSA M Employer name Education Department Amount $89,832.63 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERAMI, JON E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,832.57 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, GREGORY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,832.31 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, KENNETH F Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $89,832.07 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDI, TARA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,831.81 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINFRIED, MARYBETH B Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $89,831.40 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, HOWARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,830.11 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USATCH, ALMA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,830.02 Date 08/06/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELICAN, MARY F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,830.00 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, MICHAEL C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $89,826.77 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGAN, JILLYAN L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,826.55 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYBECK, ERIC E Employer name Chemung County Amount $89,826.41 Date 08/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGSDALE, DIBRIEL M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,826.40 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPAN, KURT L Employer name Garden City Pk Fire & Water Dist Amount $89,826.39 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEDISH, ANN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $89,825.74 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDDENSICK, DANIEL P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,825.43 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MOIRA S Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $89,825.34 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, JON M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $89,824.54 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKO, ANTHONY C, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,824.40 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREST, RUTH A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,823.04 Date 09/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, VALERIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,822.40 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, BRIAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,821.55 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GERALD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,821.16 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAMORE, ALTHEA J Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $89,820.81 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, KAMIL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,820.57 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, LYNN F Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $89,820.50 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, PAUL B Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $89,819.83 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMIOLO, STANLEY A, JR Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $89,819.60 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, RUSSELL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $89,819.54 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCARCZYK, ROBERT E Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $89,819.32 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITTLE, THOMAS S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $89,818.94 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERMAN, JOSHUA S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,818.61 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Massena Amount $89,818.44 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTCOP, WESLEY E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,818.10 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMER, MARY V Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,817.70 Date 03/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, NADINE V Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,816.95 Date 12/18/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, LYNETTE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,816.78 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, NANCY A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,816.74 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JAMES G Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $89,816.56 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEL, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,816.45 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAR, RANDY A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $89,815.98 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATES, STEVEN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,815.55 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLING, JOHN C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $89,814.77 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURTELL, DANIEL W Employer name Oswego County Amount $89,813.46 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVIN, ROY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,812.93 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGIORNO, DEBRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,812.90 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINI, FRANCESCA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,812.41 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $89,811.27 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, JANE E Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $89,810.61 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRI, MICHELLE S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $89,810.51 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLO, ANDREW S Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,809.54 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINO, EILEEN M Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $89,809.38 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKNEY, JEFFREY A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $89,809.37 Date 05/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HALLORAN, ANNE MARIE T Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,808.74 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUE, ROBERT L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,808.43 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONOR, NAOMI G Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $89,808.13 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, STEVEN Employer name Education Department Amount $89,807.93 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITONYI, SADAKA K Employer name City of Albany Amount $89,807.53 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AFFRIANY, MARIE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,807.11 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMBS, LORNA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,807.11 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIYESIMI, ABIMBOLA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,807.11 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, VALCIE V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,807.11 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, KEITH E, II Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,806.95 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINATO, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,806.84 Date 07/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MEAGAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,806.75 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOSINSKI, CYNTHIA R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,806.52 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $89,805.48 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORRAINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,805.47 Date 02/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, MARK E Employer name Fulton County Amount $89,805.12 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONEGRO VEGA, PAMELA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,805.04 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERLETH, JOHN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,804.48 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RUSSELL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,804.09 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,803.74 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, THOMAS L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,803.47 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLA, JANNINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,802.95 Date 02/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGESLAND, STEVEN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,802.71 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREADER, ROGER C Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,802.66 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, JUDITH M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $89,802.65 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARK D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,802.18 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JOHN A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $89,802.17 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPENZELLER, ALANA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,801.57 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, KEITH A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,801.28 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MARYELLEN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,800.86 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RAMO, LOUIS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,800.51 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GROSSO, JEANNE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,800.25 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $89,800.20 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,799.81 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANI, APRIL AMBER Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $89,799.65 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $89,799.44 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANITA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $89,798.82 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANAHAN, NAN F Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $89,798.49 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAM, SEAN P Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $89,798.41 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBORIS, JANICE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,798.22 Date 03/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, SALVATORE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,797.84 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THATOS, ELLEN Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $89,797.16 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System