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 FRASIER, ZATONE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUREY, SARAH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, WAYNE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, DEANNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGUE, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEEPE, EDWARD, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLIWELL, VICTORIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRUCE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, FRANCINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-WYSS, HELEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAER, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIN, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, AMANDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERMELSTEIN, YOSEF L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLZ-D'ANGELO, LAURENE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI-BONILLA, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRYAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONLEY-HEEPE, SHEVOY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-BAUGH, YVETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTYKA, DARIUSZ J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, JACK C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, ERICK W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LAUREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, PAUL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASE, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DONNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,186.90 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONKOMP, CHERYL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,186.90 Date 03/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREIS, CARL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,186.13 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, STEPHEN R Employer name Genesee County Amount $89,185.95 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDA, CARYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,185.66 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORILLO, JACQUELINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,185.05 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECK, NICOLE Employer name Education Department Amount $89,184.93 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSON, ANDREA L Employer name Education Department Amount $89,184.93 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Education Department Amount $89,184.93 Date 12/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, BILLY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,184.73 Date 07/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVINO, NEIL J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $89,184.13 Date 01/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, MATTHEW W Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $89,184.05 Date 10/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENKENSTEIN, AUDREY P Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $89,183.93 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RANDI J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,183.89 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, IRENE JUNGNAM Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $89,182.86 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOS, DANIELLE L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,182.72 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $89,182.47 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIEL Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,181.65 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHE, PETER J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $89,181.16 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MELBA E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,180.44 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLETTI, DOMINICK, JR Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $89,179.89 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOELFLE, STEVEN Employer name Town of Somers Amount $89,179.86 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSERITTI, COLOMBA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $89,178.50 Date 11/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, KATHLEEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,178.47 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMA, PATRICK A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,178.47 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, WILLIAM V Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,177.66 Date 08/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, LANCE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $89,177.35 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCASON, PAUL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,176.92 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, ANNETTE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $89,176.91 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIAS, CAROLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $89,176.29 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SOYINKA S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,176.07 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDEL-RAZZAQ, OMAR M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $89,175.15 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSICA A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $89,174.43 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWITZER, RICHARD L Employer name Erie County Amount $89,174.27 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZE, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,173.64 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, BRIAN S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,173.46 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGSTEDT, TRACEY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,171.43 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREYRA, HOMERO A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $89,170.88 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIGOWSKA, GRAZYNA H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,170.40 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOX, KENNETH R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $89,170.30 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHENTNER, LAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,170.14 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $89,168.50 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JAMES E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $89,168.44 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHUPURACKAL, LISSY M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $89,168.18 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTWALD, KERSTEN T Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $89,168.14 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, GLORIA MARIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $89,168.00 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JAMES R, JR Employer name Ontario County Amount $89,167.18 Date 12/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, RAPHAEL D Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,167.05 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTELLI, VIRGINIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,166.66 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANERI, FRANK Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,166.38 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, JEFFERY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,165.88 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORABITO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $89,165.03 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, NICKOLAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,164.84 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHO BRENNAN, INKYORS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,164.10 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSARDI, MICHAEL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $89,163.73 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKKOUL, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,163.65 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAULETTE V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,162.84 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENSKI, SCOTT R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $89,162.66 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, CHRISTINA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $89,161.71 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZASKA, ANGELA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,161.70 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, DEMY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,161.31 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, STEVEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,161.14 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, FREDERICK S Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $89,160.81 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, MARC T Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $89,160.64 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROSE-GAUTHIER, MARIE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,160.17 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, PATRICIA C Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $89,160.05 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MARY LOU Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $89,159.19 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLENNON, ELAINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,158.52 Date 08/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICALE, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $89,157.88 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, PASQUALE N Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $89,157.70 Date 06/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, LEELAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,157.65 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, SIXTO A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $89,157.11 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUTH, DOV M Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,157.05 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTAR, MARY C Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $89,155.84 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, BARBARA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,155.24 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System