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 BURNHAM, CHARLES A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $87,601.05 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIKLE, CHYRIL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,600.57 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCHER-SCOTT, ZAUNDRA F Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,600.57 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, MATTHEW P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $87,600.39 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SCOTT M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $87,600.20 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPOLA, LOUIS R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $87,600.15 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECKI-MILLER, JUNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $87,600.05 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,600.03 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENNOX, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $87,599.84 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JOYCE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,599.56 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCZINSKI, JESSICA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $87,598.96 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAS, ELIZABETH V Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $87,598.93 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKIMO, PAUL V Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,598.29 Date 08/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JONATHAN K Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $87,598.29 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MARZO, WAYNE V Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $87,598.27 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASKEVAS, JEAN-PAUL G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $87,598.09 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROTTI, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,596.47 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVAGNARO, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Northport Amount $87,596.06 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAGROVE, DAVID G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $87,595.15 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITER, DEBRA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,593.95 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, JARED P Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,593.16 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, HILLARY D Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $87,592.97 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOETGER, KARL F Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $87,592.95 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JESSICA H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,592.93 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAVELLO, DOREEN F Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $87,592.77 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCI, PHILIP P, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $87,591.77 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, ALLAN Employer name City of Geneva Amount $87,591.02 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHALLAB, SOHA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,590.70 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $87,590.45 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, SHEILA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,588.76 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JESSICA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $87,588.44 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRATTON, JUSTIN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,588.21 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MICHAEL B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,587.19 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, ELLEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,586.90 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, AUREA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,586.50 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, MELINDA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $87,586.45 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KRISTIE J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $87,585.03 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPP, DANIEL W Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,584.82 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLD, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $87,584.50 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCHER, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $87,584.35 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEIL, STEVEN D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,584.00 Date 08/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, DEBRA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $87,583.72 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MATTHEW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,583.61 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILLMAN, SCOTT C Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $87,583.44 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILECKI, BRIAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,582.60 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGINEER, QAIZAD P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,582.34 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUCHINE, JEFFREY R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,581.98 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, SHAUN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,581.66 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN-SICURO, MARIE E Employer name Orange County Amount $87,580.84 Date 04/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, WILLIAM F, II Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $87,580.80 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, DONNA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $87,580.36 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, MITCHELL H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $87,580.33 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JILL S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $87,580.33 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CORTE, SHANON N Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, DIANE O Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPP, NOAH M Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MATTHEW W Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JOSHUA S Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISNE, PHILIP V Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRETTINI, JOHN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $87,580.23 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, ESTHER Y Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $87,579.54 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CLARENCE, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,579.22 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, DENISE V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,578.86 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSER, WILLIAM M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $87,576.30 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, JOHN M, JR Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $87,576.14 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PATRICK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,576.08 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINGER, ROBERT J Employer name Ontario County Amount $87,575.29 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MARIANNE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,575.19 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $87,575.01 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADEJ, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,574.66 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, GEORGE T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $87,574.09 Date 07/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGEL, BRIAN P Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $87,573.80 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADDONA, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,573.58 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKOKU, YEWANDE T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $87,573.39 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DAMEN Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $87,572.43 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DARIUS Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $87,572.41 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINREB, VIVIENNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,572.33 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KELLY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,571.84 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, RICHARD V, JR Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $87,571.62 Date 01/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, MICHAEL M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,571.52 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALANTUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $87,570.24 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZER, KELCEY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,570.19 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPCUN, JOSEPH J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $87,570.06 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, DANIEL I Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,569.93 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN-WOOD, HWAIMIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $87,569.68 Date 11/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINBERG, DMITRIY V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $87,569.63 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNSTON, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,569.57 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, JODY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,569.47 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, EDWARDO Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,569.37 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TAURIN R Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $87,569.15 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, EILEEN M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $87,568.85 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,568.47 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, TIMOTHY W Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,566.69 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JAMES P Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $87,566.55 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYKOFF, ERIK H Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $87,564.85 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTENUCCI, ANGELO, JR Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $87,564.25 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HELLEN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,563.23 Date 11/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANTHONY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $87,563.23 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LANCE B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,563.23 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, JASPER M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $87,563.23 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System