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 TAUB, MELODY Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,688.82 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, PETER M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $89,688.51 Date 01/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLONE, ELYSSA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,688.29 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLF, STEVEN M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $89,688.20 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,688.20 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, ANTHONY J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $89,687.57 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $89,687.47 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALIK, JOSEPH J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $89,687.22 Date 05/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAATEN, LUCIA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREATIS, APRIL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFEY, ANNA-MARIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, LANA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETO, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, MARTHA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, ANNE MARIE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSON, TERESA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, KATHLEEN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZIO, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTELLA, VINCENT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAMMON, GINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOESSER, LYNNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, SCOTT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLEN, RUTH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,686.90 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLOMBEK, LYNNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,686.08 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETSKY, JOHN E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,685.78 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABY, AJAI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,685.09 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TAMMY W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $89,685.00 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAROD, CRAIG Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $89,684.52 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOREN, DANIEL J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,684.01 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARULO, KEITH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,683.54 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $89,683.04 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINI, CURRAN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,682.33 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREIG, LINDA A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $89,681.76 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT-LEDWIN, PAGE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,681.58 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTIMO, VICTORIA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $89,680.70 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, IVETTE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,680.60 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, BARBARA L Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $89,680.44 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ALICIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,680.40 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN T, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $89,680.10 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, MICHELE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,680.06 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,679.41 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RICHANDE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,679.34 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECCLESTON, CARLTON R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,679.16 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMONDA, AIMEE J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $89,679.01 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBERT, LARRY Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $89,677.63 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLMAN, AMY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,677.41 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, JAMES Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $89,677.41 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BERNADETTE L Employer name Orange County Amount $89,676.06 Date 04/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUECK, VERONICA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,675.85 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KEVIN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,675.38 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEAZZO, FRANK A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $89,674.29 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, DENNIS P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONIA, LORI A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, JOSEPH C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,673.43 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLI, PHILIP A, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTILLO, RAYMOND J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DONNA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAS-SWEAT, GINA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, BEVERLY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JULIE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, WILLIAM E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JACQUELINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASNYK, ARETA IRENA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNFORD, PHYLLIS Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, JEAN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, THERESA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JACQUELINE V Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, TATIANA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, RENNIE E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, ELIZABETH A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODLE-PHILLIPS, KATHLEEN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ANGELA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,673.43 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYDOUN, YASMIN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONQUET, RUDOLPH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLONKA, PAUL R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUSPIER, CHARLES G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, SHARON E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, NANCY A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, IMOGENE V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 12/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPER, WALLACE P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDD, YOLANDA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEY, DANIEL B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, KAREN BEAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONG-RUSSO, NANCY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, STEVEN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, DUANE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, LAWRENCE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLET, EVELYN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOST-DOUGLAS, LISA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURIA, MARION S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, PAUL G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, BERNADETTE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, WENDY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JOSEPH F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, RACHEL D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System