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 BARTLETT, LINDA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,592.58 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, THOMAS P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $89,591.97 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $89,591.61 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONANNO, MARTIN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,591.44 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, LARRY Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $89,591.16 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SHANNA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,590.76 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFAELE, CHRISTINE T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,590.74 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOANN M Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $89,590.42 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCINO, KENNETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,590.38 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, CARLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,590.37 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOKSHI, YOGESH B Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $89,590.24 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHAK, ROBERT G Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $89,590.19 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDOX, VERNON W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,588.93 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATTS, EDWARD A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,588.66 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, DAVID G Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,588.12 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARIA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $89,587.76 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASULA, KRIS S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,587.41 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADEWOLE, ADEDAYO J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,586.83 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENASSO, BARBARA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $89,586.72 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDURANO, BRANDON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,586.16 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGH, JOSHUA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,585.93 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DIAS Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,585.31 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,585.21 Date 10/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMEGI, CHITURU O Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,584.90 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MOLLY S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,584.40 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZENTMIKLOSI, ERIC W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,584.33 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANDLER, JO ANNE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,583.92 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBINS, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,583.69 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNER, ROBERT E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,583.67 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREICO, MICHAEL F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,583.41 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKPESEYI, OMORODION B Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,583.30 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, ROSEMARY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,582.98 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LEWIS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,582.57 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISIO, SHERRY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,581.70 Date 11/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAXIAS, FREDERICK A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,581.68 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOPOULOS, PETER C Employer name City of Albany Amount $89,580.71 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSPISIL, STEVEN H Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $89,580.33 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ERLEANE, KEVIN J Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $89,578.78 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALFE, SHANE R Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $89,578.66 Date 07/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALGIERI, JAMES M, JR Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $89,578.38 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARBERO, THOMAS Employer name Putnam County Amount $89,578.20 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CONRADO F Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $89,578.16 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMOCH, MICHAEL K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,578.09 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWAN, SEAN R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $89,577.01 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANSKI, JOSEPH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $89,575.70 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACHREINER, MARK S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,575.41 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, DEBORA C Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,575.00 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $89,575.00 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALE, MICHELLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,574.41 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, JAVIER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,574.01 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNARRI, EDWARD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.52 Date 11/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZO, ALECIA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.49 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRLEY, BRIAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.48 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, PAUL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.47 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATTER, VIRGINIA V Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.47 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDOUW, RICHARD J Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.47 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, THOMAS D Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.45 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.45 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTURO, SUSAN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, CHARLES A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,573.43 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KENNETH Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,573.43 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELLEN T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,573.43 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, WILLIAM R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,573.43 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKIN, LEE ERIC Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, INSENT C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVA, EVANS Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GENOVA, PETER Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, EILEEN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, BRUCE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, ANDREA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECHTER, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBRIACO, ANTHONY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DIANE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, CATHERINE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,573.43 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBORA F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,573.43 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, STEVEN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,573.43 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGARINO, SANDRA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,573.43 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, PRIMITIVO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,573.43 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, FRED S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,573.43 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINERS, EDWARD J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,573.43 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MARK R Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,573.43 Date 03/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SHAWN R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MAURA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, REGINALD A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,573.43 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, MARLENE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,573.43 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTACAVOLI, ANNE J Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $89,573.43 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, FANNY Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, MARIE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.43 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, ANDREW K Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.39 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, GARY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,573.38 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITUS, ARTHUR W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $89,572.64 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAGUE, KRISTIN L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,571.79 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERNIK, SUSANNE F Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $89,571.39 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $89,570.68 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,570.23 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIN, SUE-ANN Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $89,569.20 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, ANGELA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,568.33 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIC S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,568.33 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARINO, AMY E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,568.33 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MIKISHA T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $89,567.06 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System