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, MONTE C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROTUN, MARIA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMITILE, JOSEPH N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LISA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS-MUNGIN, ADRIANE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 11/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, JOYCE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAD, SHEVKET Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN G Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,673.43 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, MARIO Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $89,673.43 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, STEPHANIE Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $89,673.43 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, JOSEPH T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $89,673.43 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, CHARLENE D Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $89,673.43 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEZAK, CRAIG W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,673.33 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACHFELD, MARC A Employer name Education Department Amount $89,671.60 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, THOMAS J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $89,670.95 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, JOHN L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $89,670.05 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLENAR, STEPHEN F Employer name Wayne County Amount $89,669.96 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, HOLLY A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $89,668.59 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINKL, RYAN J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $89,668.05 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAKA, HENRIETTA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $89,667.70 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, JOSEPH R Employer name Oneida County Amount $89,667.20 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOUSE, ANTHONY E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $89,666.82 Date 02/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORGONAS, SCOTT A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,666.69 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARAMUCCI, ROBERT A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $89,666.38 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, PETER P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,666.29 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JOSE I Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $89,666.26 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $89,666.05 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSEL, JOSEPH M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,664.76 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVAO, ANTONIO E Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $89,663.98 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, VINCENT P Employer name City of Albany Amount $89,663.60 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAZILAS, STEPHEN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $89,663.23 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,663.23 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, KENNETH L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,663.23 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLNY, JOSEPH T Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $89,663.09 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYTON, BRYAN K Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $89,663.03 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEO, KRISTEN D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,662.76 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRECO, TODD J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $89,662.64 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, PATRICK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,662.16 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIDBALL, KEITH G Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,662.08 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, LORRAINE A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,662.04 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DANIEL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,661.13 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, TRAVIS S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,660.44 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWALD, CATHLEEN E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,660.05 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMELUS, JEAN O Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,659.90 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCH, FRANK A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,659.74 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DENNIS P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $89,659.62 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,659.35 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, CHARLES E Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $89,659.26 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINIGAN, RONALD B Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $89,659.08 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WILLIAM K Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $89,659.05 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANTER, LAURA A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $89,658.58 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, C TARA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $89,658.40 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, JOHN E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $89,658.16 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENACQUISTA, MARK E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $89,657.97 Date 01/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DAVID C Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $89,657.20 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GERARD L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,656.20 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CARLYON G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,655.50 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,654.34 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINMARTIN, JULIE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,654.24 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWAY, BRIAN C, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,653.94 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, BRIAN C Employer name New City Library Amount $89,653.93 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTI, TINA C Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $89,653.69 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABO, MELISSA A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $89,653.23 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $89,652.18 Date 10/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, ANTHONY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,652.00 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCK, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,651.61 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTH, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $89,651.45 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOGULSKI, MICHAEL M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $89,650.92 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECONNO, MAUREEN L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,650.62 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MICHELLE D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,648.92 Date 03/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, MARK S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,647.38 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EWANOW, SCOTT C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $89,647.24 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPA, LAWRENCE E Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $89,646.36 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAQUES, JEFFRY P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $89,646.11 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, JOHN J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $89,645.65 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICUCELLO, SARAH L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,645.02 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINUNZIO, PETER J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $89,644.72 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEBAMANI, GIDEON Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,644.50 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFMUELLER, MICHAEL D Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $89,644.43 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,644.42 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODDS, MARK A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $89,644.40 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRIAN P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $89,644.29 Date 07/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, GLADYS F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,643.28 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCES, MARIA I Employer name Education Department Amount $89,643.04 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANY, MICHELE C Employer name Education Department Amount $89,643.04 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CALLAN J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $89,642.80 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, TONY B Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $89,642.37 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVILIO, CATHERINE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $89,642.17 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSMER, MARY K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,641.96 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, IVY ROSE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,641.60 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, SCOTT R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,641.12 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STODDARD, THOMAS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,640.87 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DARLENE Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,640.30 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARK P. Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,639.62 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, CAROLYNE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,639.62 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTKIN, ANN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $89,639.62 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTI, THOMAS W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,639.59 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,636.98 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, TIMOTHY A, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,636.46 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System