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 RILEY, MARK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,746.62 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,746.62 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, CHARLES K, JR Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $87,746.62 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALSKI, ANDREA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,746.21 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINTYRE BREW, KAREN L Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $87,745.99 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTINGER, LAUREL G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,745.85 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNERS, DANIEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,745.58 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, JAMES M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,745.58 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKDER, SONJOY K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,745.58 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, KRIN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $87,744.84 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, MARK P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,744.76 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, MARK E Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,743.18 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, CATHY L Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $87,742.90 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHKO, MEGHAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,742.19 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ALISON S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $87,742.15 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONGACH, GEORGE, JR Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $87,742.13 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, JOSEPH L Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $87,742.12 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, CHAD W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $87,741.42 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, RICHARD J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $87,741.25 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, LEONARD L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,741.12 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANDREW M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $87,740.49 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TODD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,740.41 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, STEFANIE D Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $87,740.05 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, DUSTIN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,739.86 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, VIRGINIA C Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $87,739.86 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNCA, DAVID A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $87,739.80 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBER-DIAZ, KIMBERLY R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,739.23 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, BARBARA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $87,739.22 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOMAN, GLENN R Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $87,738.23 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHELLE A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $87,738.20 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGERIO, NICOLE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,737.75 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREMO, COLEEN B Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $87,736.71 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, SINEAD M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $87,735.95 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, CARRI L Employer name Education Department Amount $87,735.88 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERE, PAUL B Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $87,735.53 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREZZI, ROBERT C, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,734.88 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEMP, JAEL E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,734.51 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLELAND, JACK Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $87,734.11 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGOWSKI, SUSAN Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $87,734.09 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPP, WESLEY D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,732.72 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $87,732.63 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,731.60 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAY R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $87,731.30 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGAVERO, ANDREA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,731.30 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMETT, EUGENE J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $87,731.27 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, RANDAL T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,730.19 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISECKAS, MARK A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $87,730.19 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTH, JUSTIN L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,729.45 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, GREGORY P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,729.45 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, RAMIZ Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,729.45 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDER, SCOTT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $87,729.45 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, HARRY W Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $87,729.37 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SATRIANO, RICHARD J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $87,729.19 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, GLENN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $87,728.59 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BRYAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,727.38 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $87,725.85 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, PAK S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $87,723.40 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, ANTHONY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,723.01 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITER, JAMES A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $87,722.97 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, MARY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,722.38 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, QUANISON T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $87,722.37 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHAKWE, RAYMOND C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,721.61 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSE, RAYMOND Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,721.13 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENESEY, SUSAN C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $87,720.89 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, RUSSELL E Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $87,720.44 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, KIMMEN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $87,720.43 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, GREGORY T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,720.20 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMINGTON, WILLIAM D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $87,720.20 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, STUART W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $87,719.81 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZLOSKI, JOHN W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $87,719.18 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURIALE, SALVATORE V Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,719.01 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARCUS E, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,718.34 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REMPE, PATIENCE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,717.55 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $87,717.24 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO, COLLEEN M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $87,717.05 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEFFERY M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $87,715.88 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KYLE J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $87,715.76 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $87,715.70 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, RICHARD F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $87,715.18 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, DONNELL R Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $87,714.62 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLE, STEPHEN J Employer name Madison County Amount $87,714.57 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, KENNETH H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $87,714.19 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, PATRICIA S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $87,714.01 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, FRANCESCO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $87,713.71 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, PETER Employer name Schenectady County Amount $87,713.45 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISIDORO, LORENA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,713.37 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, HANTZ S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $87,711.96 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPER, MICHAEL B Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $87,711.76 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLIVEIRA, RUI M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,711.20 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKUS, TODD R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $87,709.45 Date 01/26/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENISON, JOSEPH E Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $87,709.43 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUNTINI, GARY P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $87,709.19 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROFITT, CHARLES S Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $87,708.94 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $87,708.78 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $87,708.46 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLINSKI, PAUL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,707.97 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWERS, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,707.74 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JILL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $87,707.56 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, NANCY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $87,707.06 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, STEVEN W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $87,706.63 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System