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 MC GRATH, EDWARD C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,824.96 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, ERICK F Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,824.52 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHMED, EHSAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,824.09 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE, CARLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,824.01 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROC, HENRI Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,823.75 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRIS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,822.92 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, RODERICK Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $87,822.33 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, JENNY LEE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $87,822.11 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, BRYANT Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $87,821.96 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EUGENE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $87,821.92 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, JENNIE K Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $87,821.60 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, LAURA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,821.37 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,820.92 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KISAILUS, ADAM E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $87,820.12 Date 08/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $87,819.68 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHAI, SHYJI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,819.20 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERN, ANGELO N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,818.96 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, THOMAS Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,818.43 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILOW, MATTHEW T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,817.56 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, JOANN E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $87,816.95 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, SCOTT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,816.43 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITER, TAMMY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $87,815.68 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPIAK, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,815.68 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,814.62 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,814.60 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, CYNTHIA L Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $87,814.48 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $87,813.84 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIONE, DOMENICK F Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,813.73 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JACQUELINE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $87,812.56 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIN, KATHERINE A Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $87,812.50 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, RONALD G Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $87,812.40 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, THOMAS M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $87,811.40 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CLIFFORD W, JR Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $87,810.87 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEYER, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,810.31 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCHER, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $87,810.26 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKEL, RAYMOND A Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,809.94 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILJUS, JONATHAN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $87,809.87 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZER, PAUL M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $87,809.60 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT P Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,809.54 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KREUTZBERG, KENNETH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $87,809.45 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLIFF, SCOTT D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $87,809.24 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKETT, JEFFREY F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $87,809.23 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKWIRE-WISSICK, MAUREEN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $87,808.89 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DANIEL A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $87,807.62 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, RYAN M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $87,807.53 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, FRANK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $87,806.42 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, MARISSA I Employer name Milford CSD Amount $87,806.27 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITULLIO, JANET E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $87,805.87 Date 09/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, SHANNON E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,805.73 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, PHILIP Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $87,805.37 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, MIGUEL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,805.37 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSASSER, HENRY G Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $87,805.07 Date 07/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, HARRY D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,804.83 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGENSEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $87,804.78 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHAO, PEISHENG Employer name Education Department Amount $87,804.62 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, JEFFREY D Employer name Oneida County Amount $87,804.09 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSEFFI, DANIEL J Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $87,803.31 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCOLO, MICHELE R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $87,803.26 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LANCE F Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $87,802.44 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RAYMOND L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $87,802.44 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARITI, MARLENE Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,802.43 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, MATTHEW W Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $87,801.91 Date 11/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIDGE, CARL A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,801.82 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURA, BRANDON S Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $87,801.34 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARROW, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Troy Amount $87,800.62 Date 10/05/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINUCK, JOYCE A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $87,799.64 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINBERG, PAVEL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $87,798.97 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, DIANA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,798.80 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART-BADER, BETH A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,797.54 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUAZIZ, ABDELGHANI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,797.49 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHERS, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,795.80 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, BERNARD, JR Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $87,794.73 Date 12/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONIENE, RIMA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $87,794.14 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $87,793.99 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTER, NICOLE S Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $87,793.86 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUEN, SUNNY YUETCHUN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $87,792.85 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINO, PAUL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,792.36 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDRON, PAUL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $87,792.09 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,791.58 Date 04/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, WILLIAM H Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $87,791.18 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANY, EDMUND P Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $87,791.00 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEDO, OSWALDO J Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $87,790.28 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLI, FREDDY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,790.09 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, TERESA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,789.76 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSON, JEFF Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,789.76 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, FRANK J, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $87,789.62 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMAS, NAILY Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $87,789.47 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, ROSEMARY Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $87,788.34 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAREY, ADAM J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $87,788.25 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWER, PADRAIG D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $87,788.22 Date 03/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $87,787.83 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUINLAN, MAUREEN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $87,787.65 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKEUTIS, PAUL Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,787.44 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANCZYK, DARYL M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $87,787.21 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, JANSON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,787.11 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, WILLIAM R, III Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $87,787.03 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALY, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $87,786.98 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SARAH B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $87,786.50 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYS, NOLAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,785.34 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAY, PATRICK Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $87,784.75 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System