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 DISY, NICHOLAS R Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $87,417.51 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINON, DIANNE C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,417.17 Date 12/27/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISIEWICZ, PRISCILLA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $87,416.64 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANKER, JAMES S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,416.39 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $87,416.33 Date 06/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,415.85 Date 08/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, NANCY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,413.11 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, DAVID G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $87,413.03 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLINS, KENNETH L Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $87,412.81 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $87,412.68 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NTAMBI, SALOMY Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $87,412.58 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILKENNY, JACK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,412.57 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, GEOFFREY B Employer name Broome County Amount $87,412.34 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, THOMAS R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $87,412.26 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERWER, KIM-ANN Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $87,411.49 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $87,410.91 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, DIANE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $87,410.42 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DAVID P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $87,410.15 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, SHAWN R Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $87,409.77 Date 04/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUICHARD, DAVID E Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $87,409.37 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMSON, ALICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $87,408.54 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRUGGS, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $87,408.25 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, MICHELLE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $87,408.04 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $87,407.88 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, JOSHUA H Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $87,407.40 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,407.00 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS S Employer name Ontario County Amount $87,406.46 Date 01/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALIM, MOHAMMED A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $87,406.37 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLARD, NICHELLE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $87,406.33 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, GARY J Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $87,406.24 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON-ADER, LAURIE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,405.99 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFREY, PETER D Employer name City of Rome Amount $87,405.27 Date 04/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEIGAN, JASON T Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $87,404.30 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAKOGIANNIS, STEVE E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $87,404.18 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBARINO, ROBERT Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $87,403.93 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DINOE J Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $87,403.80 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, M EILEEN Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $87,403.70 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCZY, ANDRAS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $87,403.24 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, JUAN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,403.20 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, YEKARAH Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,401.88 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAUTAR, SURESH C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $87,401.85 Date 06/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-DALEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $87,401.55 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, STACI M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,400.25 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KEITH D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $87,399.14 Date 09/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENDINNING, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,398.28 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUIRMA, VICTOR J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $87,398.15 Date 08/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPONI, DANIEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,398.04 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DENNIS P Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $87,398.04 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, STACEY J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $87,397.47 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, JONATHAN W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $87,397.28 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYE, DONNELL T Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $87,397.11 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, PATRICK J Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $87,396.37 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, ELLEN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,396.16 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, TIFFANY T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,396.04 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEDGE, ALLEN W Employer name Massena CSD Amount $87,396.00 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DENNIS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,395.49 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALIA, JONATHAN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,394.86 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, LYNETTE S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $87,394.70 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALWICK, FELISHA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $87,394.61 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, PATRICK D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $87,394.18 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, VIVIAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,393.75 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, WAYNE C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $87,393.62 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LORRAINE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $87,393.59 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, THOMAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,393.47 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRA, JILL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,393.26 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWDER, PROVIDENCE Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,393.10 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENICO, FRANK Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,392.45 Date 04/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECK, JAMES P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $87,392.29 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SAMUEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,392.17 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUFINO, EMILIA Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,392.15 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABOLDT, JAMES R Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $87,392.15 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCKLER, VICKI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $87,391.96 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DENEEN Y Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $87,391.50 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAROZIC, GREGORY S Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $87,391.50 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, JOHNATHAN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,391.49 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELAINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,391.40 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, MARY L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $87,391.01 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, KELLY H Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $87,390.55 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $87,390.37 Date 11/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEAN-PAUL, MICHAELLE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $87,390.36 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RICHARD A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,390.27 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROCOPIS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $87,389.79 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACH, JEFFREY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,389.32 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASLEY, MARK T Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $87,388.95 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COON, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $87,388.81 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECKER, MELISSA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,388.57 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, JUDITH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,388.49 Date 08/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMERMANN, HARRY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $87,388.48 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, MICHAEL T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $87,387.90 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Newark Amount $87,387.08 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, BRIAN H Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $87,387.06 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, GAIL Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $87,386.82 Date 04/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENCE, ALAN N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,385.82 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRAVIS G Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $87,385.30 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIN, KEVIN L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $87,384.82 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, JOHN P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $87,384.81 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULITA, NEERA Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $87,384.48 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, GREGORY R Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $87,383.55 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, CARA K Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $87,382.61 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBEK, CHARLES P Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $87,382.45 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System