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 HEGARTY, GEORGE C, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,918.51 Date 04/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,918.48 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTT, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,918.12 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JAMES P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,918.08 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $88,917.66 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCHEY, WILLIAM C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $88,917.63 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, NEAL R, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $88,917.26 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,916.92 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYNE, FAITH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,915.83 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYCZKA, ETHEL K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,915.00 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUONG, THAP K Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $88,914.92 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NORMAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,914.90 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THESIER, JEREMY S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $88,914.32 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, KEVIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,914.02 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $88,913.38 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECTER, ANNETTE SALLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,913.10 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, RONALD W, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $88,912.73 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAAUBOER, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Troy Amount $88,912.18 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOTKE, SCOTT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,912.10 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, FLOR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,911.41 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPP, NICHOLAS E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $88,911.12 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDOLINO-COMERFORD, RITA Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $88,910.90 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,910.81 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUCHER, MELISSA E Employer name Orange County Amount $88,909.59 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXUM, DARREN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,909.35 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHICK, PETER E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $88,908.64 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, KRYSTAL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,908.55 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZKATULSKI, ERIC J Employer name Erie County Amount $88,908.15 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIERI, LOUIS J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $88,907.53 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, AURELIO, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $88,907.51 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, AMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,907.13 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESLAK, MICHELLE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $88,906.79 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DYLAN C Employer name Locust Valley Bd Fire Commis Amount $88,906.58 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ROSE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $88,906.08 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, SEAN P Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $88,905.93 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, TIFFONIE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,905.82 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALLS, VALERIE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,905.82 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CAROLINE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $88,905.82 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LATICIA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $88,905.82 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, KIMBERLY ANN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $88,905.82 Date 01/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVIN, AUDREY R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $88,905.82 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULDING-RAMJOHN, ERICA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $88,905.82 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DARREN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,905.82 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DENIS T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,905.82 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLI, SUSAN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $88,905.82 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDFORD, LESLIE-ANN Employer name Orange County Amount $88,905.79 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERING, THOMAS N Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $88,905.65 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, DOUGLAS D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,905.17 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,904.42 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, KATHE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,904.37 Date 06/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULER, TARA I Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $88,903.93 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELTGEN, JON L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,903.92 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, BRETT T Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,903.64 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDYA, SHYAM B Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $88,901.72 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DOROTHY A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $88,901.71 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROLAMI, SEAN W Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $88,901.28 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, LISA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $88,899.15 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, ERIC W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $88,899.12 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, THANH HOA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,897.35 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOACHIM, JEAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $88,895.03 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORASKI, RONALD V, JR Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $88,894.55 Date 12/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, ELEANOR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,894.51 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, DINA C Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $88,893.00 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASS, JENNIFER S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,892.57 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUES, DANIELLE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,892.57 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, ERIC B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,892.40 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, LISA T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $88,891.32 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROT, MALEKA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,890.79 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MARY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,889.49 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MICHAEL P Employer name Putnam County Amount $88,889.42 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARA, FERDINAND E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $88,888.83 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS-WALDEN, BARRY S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,888.79 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $88,887.58 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNEY, KENNETH J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,886.73 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, MICHAEL Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $88,886.68 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MYRA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,886.44 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Kingston Amount $88,885.70 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, MARY E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $88,884.83 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $88,884.78 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAFERO, JILL M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,884.76 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBIA, PAUL A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $88,884.60 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, NEAL E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,884.27 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPAL, ROBERT F W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,884.21 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORR, MELVIN L, JR Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $88,883.87 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,883.33 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURITO, RICKY L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $88,883.02 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZULUAGA, VALMER Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $88,882.73 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARYANI, HASSAN G Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $88,882.48 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BOCCIO, PAUL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,881.09 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUGALSKI, LAURA Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $88,881.02 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, JILL R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $88,880.54 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBRAIL, MARK N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,880.18 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MONIQUE A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,879.40 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKIN, COREY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,878.16 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONER, PATRICK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,877.90 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $88,876.61 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $88,876.50 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EIGHMEY, REX E Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $88,876.12 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MAUREEN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $88,875.67 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, BRETT W Employer name City of Rye Amount $88,875.47 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System