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 MENARD, PAUL T Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $89,355.91 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, FRANKLYN M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $89,355.72 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SARAH P Employer name Education Department Amount $89,354.28 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPF, JOHN J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $89,353.99 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, JOANN C Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $89,353.88 Date 07/26/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLESIER, WALTER J, JR Employer name Clifton Park Water Authority Amount $89,352.36 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HALLORAN, KEVIN P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,351.76 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLACINO, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Newark Amount $89,350.86 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGSUCI, WONA MARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,349.49 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLMAN, DEBORAH D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $89,348.72 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CAMERON R Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,347.10 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, JOHNNY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,346.90 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DERRICK H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $89,346.55 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA, SUSAN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $89,346.18 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, JULIO L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,346.00 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CHARLES A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $89,345.67 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MINDY G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,344.97 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWOOD, WILLIAM J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,344.02 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TERESA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,343.64 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, LOUIS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,343.51 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYDOSH, GEORGE Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $89,342.89 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, JUSTIN M Employer name Broome County Amount $89,342.19 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SORRENTO, CHRISTIANO W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,342.14 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JEFFREY B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,342.09 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KENNETH K Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,341.63 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINER, LISA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,341.39 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAN J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $89,341.16 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINARD, CORY J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $89,340.56 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBERT W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,340.30 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, SCOTT W Employer name Broome County Amount $89,339.98 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEITA, KEVIN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,339.25 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASLEY, SAMANTHA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $89,339.17 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, JOSEPH W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,339.08 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PATRICIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,338.78 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSELEY, JEANNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,338.24 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMER, KIM A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,337.97 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, WILLIAM L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,336.91 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ANTWERP, EARL S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $89,336.50 Date 11/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARNER, MARK G Employer name Cortland County Amount $89,336.50 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, DAVID C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $89,336.24 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MOLIKUTTY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,336.04 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JEREMY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,335.34 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURDIE, ADRIENNE D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,334.68 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLETTIERI, VINCENT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,334.29 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CHING-LAN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,334.14 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIDIS, STEVEN M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,333.98 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIND, SHANE T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,333.96 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETROSANTI, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,333.30 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, EUGENE A, III Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $89,332.94 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYEN, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,332.04 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATURRO, VINCENT F Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $89,331.66 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOS, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,331.22 Date 07/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTOLA, JOHN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,331.04 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNER, RICHARD W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,330.95 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUTTOLA, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,330.43 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TYERE, ELLEN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,330.01 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DAVID M Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,329.69 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETU, JASON H Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $89,329.19 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENNECI, JOHN V Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,328.95 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNITO, THOMAS Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $89,328.40 Date 10/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANDO, DOMENICO Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,327.47 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCO, ALISON B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,327.10 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDERQUIST, MALINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,327.10 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARTHA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,327.01 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABALES, KERRY E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,326.79 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPEL, JOHN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,326.33 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARADAY, JASON R Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $89,326.31 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMES, PAUL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,326.20 Date 01/18/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, COLLEEN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,326.04 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPOR, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Amount $89,325.41 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $89,325.11 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $89,324.35 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONAUGURIO, JAMES G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,323.82 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKHUEMOKHAN, MARY H Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $89,323.02 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTIGIANONI, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $89,323.00 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTSCH, LEIGH E Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $89,322.75 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATARCANGELO, JOANN S Employer name Schuyler County Amount $89,322.08 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHRER, MARJORIE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,322.02 Date 09/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAS, PAUL D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,321.93 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAMIS, STEPHEN N Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $89,321.05 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, AMY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,320.80 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONRAD, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,320.46 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JOHN D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,319.25 Date 08/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, KEVIN F Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $89,319.22 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSBANDS, ALFA D Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $89,317.92 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZULLO, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $89,317.76 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD D Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $89,317.21 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFINGER, TATIANA N Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,316.81 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBI, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,316.23 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, MICHAEL A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,316.18 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, WESLEY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,315.99 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBRANDT, RICHARD E Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $89,315.56 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MAUREEN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $89,315.46 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLING, AARON K Employer name City of Lockport Amount $89,315.42 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BRANGO, MICHAEL A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $89,315.25 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, TOM Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,315.00 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARCZYK, SUSAN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,314.54 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRALA, JANET A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $89,314.32 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENER, IRENE E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $89,314.28 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMNYI, PAVEL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $89,313.94 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System