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 BOHANNON, LISA Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $88,291.38 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, SCOTT P Employer name Orange County Amount $88,290.95 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARSKI, CAITLIN A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $88,290.80 Date 07/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANE, MONTE D Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $88,290.18 Date 11/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDI, JUDITH Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $88,289.76 Date 12/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, JARED D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $88,289.62 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, GLADYS M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,289.61 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZALKOWSKI, DENISE M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $88,289.48 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMPREH, NANA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $88,289.01 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK-BROOKS, JESSICA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,288.80 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBASCIANI, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $88,288.68 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, CAITLYN V Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,288.60 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBBAN, PETER Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $88,288.39 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, LEONARD, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $88,288.31 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, JONI M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,288.01 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOLY-FORREST, MARJORIE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,287.64 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJAN, SHEELA Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $88,286.84 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAISS, JANE Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $88,286.51 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, MICHAEL R, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $88,286.02 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, STEVEN R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,285.72 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, WINSTON G Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $88,285.67 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPIA, JOEL D Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $88,285.57 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, APRIL F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,285.20 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-SULSONA, DESIREE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $88,284.73 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, FRED W Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $88,284.73 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KEVIN S Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $88,284.44 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTAGIRONE, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,283.62 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DAVID A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $88,282.91 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARELLA, NICOLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,282.51 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, SHERYL L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,281.81 Date 03/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, THOMAS C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,281.75 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, CARL Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $88,281.33 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, ROSEMARY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,280.38 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, ROBERT P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,280.07 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGAVERO, JOSEPH N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,279.97 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIST, JULIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,279.57 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, LETITIA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,279.55 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JUNE M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $88,279.11 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORE, JASON C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,278.08 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, RACHEL M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $88,277.80 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEEDER, SHAWN L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $88,277.27 Date 08/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRETT A Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $88,276.04 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACETTE, JOSEPH Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,275.68 Date 11/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,275.29 Date 11/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, ADRIANE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,274.02 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIONE, ROBERT V Employer name Putnam County Amount $88,273.95 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JONATHAN Employer name City of Middletown Amount $88,273.91 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEAGHER, RYAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $88,273.62 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANN YVETTE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $88,273.56 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DELISLE B Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $88,272.65 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TODD M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $88,272.18 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, CAROLL Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $88,271.29 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, PAUL W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,271.06 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIONE, MATTHEW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,271.05 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUADALUPE, NANCY R Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $88,270.51 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEI, DONGER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,270.27 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STIGLIANO, MATTHEW P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,269.74 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, KIM E Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $88,269.21 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, VICTOR E Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $88,269.21 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, HERMIONE B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,269.17 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, DAWN D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $88,269.01 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHALL, CHRIS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $88,268.69 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATH, PATRICK N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,268.49 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TYNISE Y Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,268.49 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLECKNER, JOEL A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $88,267.88 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILAC, DEAN E Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $88,266.35 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,266.34 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTE, JEFFREY P Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $88,266.34 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTA, CATHRYN C Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $88,266.34 Date 10/18/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MAUREEN E Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $88,266.34 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, DONALYN C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $88,266.34 Date 03/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANKSHAW, SHERYL M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $88,266.34 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ANNA M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $88,266.34 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, LAURIE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, LAURIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, JOANNE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANTZAKLIS, THEODORA S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 01/24/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 02/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, DEBORAH A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MAUREEN P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUREK, ELIZABETH F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, MARY P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LISA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARD, JOSEPHINE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, STELLA S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 01/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, LISA C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZIK, ROBERT P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,266.34 Date 12/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESCHLER, CHERI A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $88,266.34 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRON, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $88,266.34 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUZZI, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $88,266.34 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROSANNE T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $88,266.34 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLETON, DONNA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $88,265.00 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, MATTHEW A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,264.03 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIZZO, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,264.00 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Otsego County Amount $88,263.45 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, CHRISTINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,262.43 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, GREGORY W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,261.39 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUI, GRACE Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,260.56 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, COURTNEY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,260.36 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLAS, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $88,259.09 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System