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 MININNI, JASON E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,482.36 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JAMES M, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $87,482.19 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, KRIS S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $87,481.72 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, ERIK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,481.29 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTSKEVER, MARK Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $87,480.97 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JACOB A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $87,480.80 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, IRFAN K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $87,480.77 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, ROGER J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $87,480.50 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $87,480.36 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $87,480.36 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EWURAMA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,480.33 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULAYA, JUDY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $87,480.25 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDO, JOHN F Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $87,480.25 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARGARET K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $87,480.25 Date 09/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CAROL V W Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $87,480.25 Date 07/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, LISA L Employer name Education Department Amount $87,480.06 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, MERI-BETH Employer name Education Department Amount $87,480.06 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, KEVIN W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,480.02 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, TED A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $87,479.89 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, RAQUEL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,479.54 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,479.54 Date 08/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSBARD, DONNA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,479.54 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESS, THOMAS E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,479.54 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCVICKER, ANNEMARIE T Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $87,479.54 Date 09/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, CHRISTIAN F, JR Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $87,479.54 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLOUGHLIN, ELIZABETH S Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $87,479.54 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAIN, MILLICENT Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,479.53 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULAK, JUSTIN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $87,479.48 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, RICHARD C Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $87,479.20 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIER, ANGIE J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $87,478.20 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISTEAD, LA TASHA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $87,477.75 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, PATSY A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $87,477.62 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOROTUN, ELINA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $87,477.32 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, CAROL H Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $87,476.91 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RENEE A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $87,476.88 Date 07/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELFER, JOHN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,476.42 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT, JAMES H Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,476.24 Date 06/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRANOVA, DIANE M Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $87,476.08 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, MARA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $87,476.04 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, DENISE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,475.57 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, DAVID F Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $87,475.54 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARION J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $87,475.51 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $87,475.13 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOANNE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $87,474.03 Date 05/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAFITA, AZIZA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,473.48 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASDAN, CHAIM J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $87,473.42 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, DAVID P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,473.34 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO, GERALD F Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $87,473.23 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,472.94 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWICKI, EDMUND J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,472.78 Date 08/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACELLA, WAYNE R Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $87,472.44 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, ANTHONY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,472.32 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, AARON D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $87,471.79 Date 03/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,471.33 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, DORRETTE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,470.84 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, VALERIE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $87,470.73 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, DAVID E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,470.60 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILGORIN, SONIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,470.28 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, AMY R Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,469.89 Date 02/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, JARROD G Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $87,469.44 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROCAK, HARRY A, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $87,469.16 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, ALFRED M Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,468.87 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KRISTOPHER C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,468.77 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZEMBEK, JOSEPH T Employer name Erie County Amount $87,468.72 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, PATRICIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,468.69 Date 09/05/1956 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARTH, GRACE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,468.48 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAVID R Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $87,468.36 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $87,468.30 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, BRIAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,467.97 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $87,467.86 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUP, RANDAL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,467.86 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, AISLING M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,467.74 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSANDRO, RALPH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,466.81 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, THOMAS R Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $87,466.49 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, PAUL J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,466.43 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, ALBERT A, JR Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $87,466.39 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JUAN Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $87,466.39 Date 05/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, WILLFREDO Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $87,466.36 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIL, KAREN A Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $87,466.31 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMAKALAYIL, THOMAS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $87,466.27 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPS, JAIME D Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $87,466.01 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,465.76 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISSOM, TIFFANY N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,465.72 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANES, SCOTT Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $87,465.01 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ERIC D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $87,463.89 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDIN, CHARLES S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $87,463.78 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY-SIMPSON, GEORGETTE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,463.47 Date 05/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $87,463.19 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEZZATESTA, ALEXANDER Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $87,461.77 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JASON P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,460.60 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN PELT, MICHAEL R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $87,460.21 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JACQUELYN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,460.07 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, JANET Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,459.78 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERONI, CYNTHIA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,459.64 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,459.09 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRE, LAURIE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,457.91 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $87,457.32 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARPA, LOUIS, JR Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $87,457.04 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGDORSKI, ADAM M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,456.61 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALETI-OGUNNAIKE, BOLA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $87,455.56 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System