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 ROYCE, ROSHAN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,219.69 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROFF, STEVEN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,219.50 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, JULIET P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,219.38 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, ANNA E Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $88,219.04 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLYLE, FREDERICK G Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,219.02 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONERO, KEVIN Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $88,218.92 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NANCY J Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $88,218.73 Date 03/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JAMES Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $88,218.52 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BRIAN H Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $88,218.02 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,217.88 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHN, SUSAN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $88,217.77 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, SABATINO A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,217.15 Date 12/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, MARY V Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $88,215.97 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASP, KIEWANDER S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,215.60 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTZ, SCOTT C Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $88,215.25 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KEVIN P Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $88,215.17 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTHREN, CHRISTINE B Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $88,215.14 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DONALD C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $88,214.89 Date 01/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZ, RAYMOND M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,214.86 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ANNE B Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.75 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, ANNE MARIE Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.75 Date 07/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDER, BETH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.74 Date 12/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDARELLI, LISA Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.73 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINHORN, BLIMA Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.73 Date 01/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZAR, MARIA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.72 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, MADELIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.72 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, CYNTHIA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.71 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTI, CHERYL D Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.71 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFMAN, HOLLY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.71 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANI, ALYCIA Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.70 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, SUSAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.70 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFERRANTE, MARYANNE J Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.70 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHER, MARGARET Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.70 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, ELEANOR Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.69 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EILEEN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.69 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, THERESA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.69 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VALERIE S Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.69 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAFF, EDITH Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.68 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, DENISE Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,214.68 Date 07/28/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTI, RACHEL Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $88,214.36 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACY, JASON R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,214.19 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Olean Amount $88,213.42 Date 11/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEESE, KYLEE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,213.40 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, FRANCIS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,213.00 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBORAH J Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,212.92 Date 08/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, ALBERT M Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $88,212.84 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CARA B Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $88,210.36 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHM, KATHLEEN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,210.13 Date 03/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURIN, JEANNE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,210.12 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, SUSAN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $88,209.71 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFIFY, SAYED S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $88,209.68 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, ANN MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,209.41 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, GERARD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,209.40 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISALVO, LEONARD J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,209.15 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JEFFREY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,208.33 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHETT, ADAM K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,208.31 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CALVIN L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,208.20 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNABEL, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $88,208.18 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEX, TIJI ABY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,208.17 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, DANIEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $88,207.71 Date 04/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, KENNETH L, JR Employer name Dutchess Water Wastewater Auth Amount $88,207.17 Date 02/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, LORI A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $88,207.14 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, LEONARD M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $88,206.68 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLIA, PAUL Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $88,206.19 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVICANO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,205.96 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLANTI, JOSEPH P Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $88,205.80 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL-KEARSE, DAWN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,205.63 Date 01/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,205.19 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAFFORD, CAROL ANN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $88,204.03 Date 11/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARIANNE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,203.70 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROW, KRIS T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,202.18 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, KENNETH S Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $88,201.70 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHERRI M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $88,201.40 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, SUSAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,201.30 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,201.24 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JOEL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,201.08 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELANEY, COLLEEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,201.01 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRANDON R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,200.56 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAZELL, COREY R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,199.29 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANLEY, LARAINE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,198.51 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,198.48 Date 07/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MATTHEW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,198.47 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPELLMAN, WILLIAM M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,198.17 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TODD R Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,197.86 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEER, ROBERT W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $88,197.80 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAVADIL, PAUL T Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $88,197.15 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,197.02 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, THOMAS G Employer name Franklin County Amount $88,196.91 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, HEIDI M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $88,196.85 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENDEMANN, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,196.73 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYMONOWICZ, ROBERT J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $88,196.43 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTUCA, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $88,196.12 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALEVI, NAOMI T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,195.69 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JULIA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,195.41 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, RUSSELL W Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $88,193.47 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MURDELL M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,193.45 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUDELL, VICKIE V Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $88,193.19 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEHLE, WILLIAM P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $88,193.13 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLER, STEPHEN L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $88,192.73 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN JURJO, YAMIRA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,192.55 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System