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 JOHNSON, LYNNE Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,089.20 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-LATIF, SABBAH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,088.12 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARTY C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $88,088.00 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ONDERKO, BRENDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,087.52 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASUK, STEVEN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $88,087.23 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, TERRENCE V Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $88,087.11 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, RYAN W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,087.03 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, TARA A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $88,087.00 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGOVERN, BRYAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,086.97 Date 01/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, MITCHELL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,086.56 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHN, MERIN E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $88,086.42 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIPS, NORMAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $88,086.28 Date 01/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, DAISY H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,085.46 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EANNAZZO, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $88,085.32 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLIN, SHARISSE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,084.98 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-SENIOR, IONA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $88,084.51 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, STEVEN R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $88,084.15 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEYNMAN, EILEEN J Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $88,083.37 Date 02/07/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIKO, LAWRENCE K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,083.00 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENORE, JOHN R, III Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $88,082.16 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,082.10 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUNK, ALICIA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $88,082.04 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, MARY C Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $88,081.91 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLESIAS, SANDRA D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,081.90 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGORZALY, ANDREA L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $88,081.90 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, LINDA Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $88,081.33 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPA, FRANCIS S, III Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $88,080.89 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATZKER, ARLENE Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,080.88 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSETT, CLIFFORD K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $88,080.42 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADER, DONALD L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $88,080.08 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, BLESSY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,079.49 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPINO, GAIL D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,079.25 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICO, ELAINE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,079.25 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, ROSANN J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,079.25 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAMAL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,079.25 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, TERENCE J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,079.25 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SHAWN S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,079.25 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEL-DOYLE, FRANCES Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,079.25 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, GALO A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,079.25 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOUF, BABACAR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,079.25 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, WILLIAM Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,079.25 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLAN, KAREN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,079.13 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, NESTOR G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $88,078.80 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, J EMMETT, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,078.72 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSINGER, CHARLES A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,078.54 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABBITT, ROBERT J, III Employer name Orange County Amount $88,078.37 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, PETER H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,078.26 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOEDKEN, TAMMY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $88,078.23 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, FRANCIS A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $88,077.71 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $88,077.35 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, CRAIG D Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $88,077.35 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, LAWRENCE M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $88,076.90 Date 10/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ROBERT E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,076.75 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, MICHAEL J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $88,076.16 Date 09/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BRIANNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,075.31 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, ROSE ANN MANEEN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,075.19 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTENS, ADRIAN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $88,074.65 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISHLANIE, HEATHER A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,074.62 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY-ASHE, PAULA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,074.20 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BRUTTO, ANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,073.88 Date 02/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEINDL, PAUL W Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $88,072.28 Date 09/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORACK, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,071.89 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNER, EDWARD J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,071.30 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAN, YUAN YUAN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,071.30 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECI, ROSALIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $88,071.30 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, SANDRA B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $88,071.30 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $88,071.30 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, LISA CR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,071.30 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, ROBERT W Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $88,070.87 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISERMANN, DAVID Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $88,070.53 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, JEREMY M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,070.32 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUMMENACKER, MICHAEL K Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,070.08 Date 07/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURINO, EMALYN GRACE C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $88,069.32 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DANIEL W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $88,069.29 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TONY D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $88,069.03 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, CHARLES Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $88,068.82 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, CARL M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,068.25 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, SUSAN T Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $88,067.08 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCIELLO, JEREMY B Employer name City of Kingston Amount $88,065.37 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSCOMB, ROBERT H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,065.24 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, JOLENE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,064.87 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MAUREEN C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,064.59 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, BRENDAN J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,064.37 Date 03/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, CHASE L Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $88,063.97 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITTLE, JOLENE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,063.30 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SCOTT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,062.54 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASERTINO, PETER D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $88,062.43 Date 01/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BENJAMIN G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $88,062.20 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDZIK, HENRY Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,061.91 Date 08/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALIA, DONALD M Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,061.89 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYS, THOMAS J Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,061.87 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, ELIZABETH G Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,061.87 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KAREN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,061.85 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALI, DIANA L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $88,061.76 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKENHAUSER, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,061.25 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, KIRA S Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $88,061.21 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $88,060.47 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, DARLENE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,060.19 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ALMA L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,060.19 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRIAN, GERARD W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $88,060.19 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System