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 DOMANICK, MICHELE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $88,670.94 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JONATHAN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $88,670.77 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, THOMAS, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,670.56 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,670.37 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARK Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,670.37 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, SARA J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $88,670.06 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, MATTHEW Employer name Cornell University Amount $88,669.98 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPLESSIS, ALIX E Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,669.94 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JAMES G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $88,668.22 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TAMARA L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $88,667.05 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLA, CHARLIE A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $88,666.90 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, KIMBERLEE H Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $88,666.61 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, BETH A Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $88,666.60 Date 09/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GARRY C Employer name Cortland County Amount $88,666.52 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDAY, BRIAN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $88,666.37 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOH, JOY U Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $88,665.75 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, RICHARD F Employer name Chemung County Amount $88,664.95 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, PETER F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,664.36 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKENDER, ELIZABETH B Employer name Education Department Amount $88,663.19 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, ASHA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,663.12 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, BRIAN K Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $88,661.92 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROCHER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $88,661.60 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, KERWIN G Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $88,661.60 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, ERIKA C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,661.60 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMAN, BARBARA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,661.57 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERIAL-ROGERS, BETH R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,661.57 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARTIN D Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $88,661.54 Date 07/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, KEVIN P Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $88,660.92 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, VIRGINIA A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $88,660.40 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOHN D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $88,660.36 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, DOREEN A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $88,660.28 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $88,660.27 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESMOND, PAUL M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $88,659.97 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, SHANE C Employer name City of Hudson Amount $88,659.68 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANDELL, JOSEPH T Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $88,659.54 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUERR, STACEY L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,659.50 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAVARAPU, RAMA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,659.42 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISSOW, JAMIE L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $88,659.12 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZYNA, ANTHONY R Employer name Livingston County Amount $88,657.92 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILFER, ROBERT D, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,657.22 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREW-BYRNE, SHARON B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,657.20 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, AGNES M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $88,657.15 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Broome County Amount $88,657.03 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, BRUCE A Employer name Northville CSD Amount $88,656.39 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOS SANTOS, FERNANDO A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $88,656.02 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, LOUIS J, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,654.70 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MELANIE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,654.53 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUIGINI, LUIGI M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,654.49 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOPPIANO, LINDA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $88,652.29 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOLECKI, MARK F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $88,652.02 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, JAMES P Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $88,651.37 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHERYL L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,651.28 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSEN, RONALD Employer name Albany County Amount $88,650.86 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, CHARLES J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $88,649.15 Date 02/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, LAURA K Employer name City of Lockport Amount $88,649.12 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAVIN, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $88,648.82 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, RONALD K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $88,648.49 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIMARI, VINCENT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,648.48 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, TENEATHIA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $88,648.17 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO-MARTINEY, KISHA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $88,648.00 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $88,647.99 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,647.94 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, ELIZABETH F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $88,647.79 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, JUNE ELLEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,647.61 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, PATRICIA A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $88,647.17 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUL, MARTIN T Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $88,646.60 Date 04/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREANEY, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $88,645.10 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JENNIFER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,644.65 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LICIAGA, CAROL M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $88,644.57 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCRIEFFE, JOYCENT V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $88,643.79 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, KENNETH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,643.20 Date 02/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOUNTAIN, JULIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $88,643.02 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRELKELD, ROBERT S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $88,642.87 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, DAVID J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $88,641.77 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRYKOWSKI, EARNESTINE I Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,641.72 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASH, WILLIAM B, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,639.88 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLEE, JAYA L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $88,638.85 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, DENISE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,638.49 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRICE, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,638.27 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, CONRAD M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,637.74 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, KEITH J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $88,637.43 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOCK, DENISE E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,637.23 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, NADIA J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $88,636.99 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLINTON G Employer name Ulster County Amount $88,636.85 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZNEK, ANDREW P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $88,635.30 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHEN K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,634.80 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, FRANCISCO A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,634.76 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, DREW E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,634.76 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LINDA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,634.76 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DENNIS G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,634.76 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, THEODORE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,634.76 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMMASIELLO, ROMINA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,634.76 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESWICK, PETER S Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $88,634.34 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, ELIZABETH L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,633.90 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RICHARD E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $88,632.93 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, JOSEPH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,632.82 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, HOLLY M Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $88,632.59 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMSKE, HELEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $88,632.54 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, GEORGE M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $88,631.80 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECONTE, ANDREA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,631.20 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System