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 SIMPSON, PATRICIA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,790.52 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, MARK K Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,790.38 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PAULINE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,790.16 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVINSKI, MORGAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,789.66 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPETTA, ALDO V Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $86,789.53 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSUETO, GEORGETTE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,789.08 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, MICHELE C Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,788.09 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELL, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Medina Amount $86,787.97 Date 09/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JESSE G Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $86,787.13 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, ROBERT P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,786.93 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, JASON M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,786.61 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANEHY, ELLEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,786.23 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAR, QUTUBUDDIN K Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $86,786.17 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JOSE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $86,785.67 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MARLING Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $86,785.41 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVERLY, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Corning Amount $86,785.10 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALFREDO, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,784.93 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, DAYNA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, ROCCO M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, REGINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES-DEVEY, ALISON A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, PERDIETHA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, CATHERINE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LAURA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,784.78 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, SHARON A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,784.35 Date 12/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, KATHLEEN W Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $86,784.10 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, MAUREEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,783.98 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, WILLIAM J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $86,783.69 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, JEFFREY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $86,782.50 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERREGER, SEAN T Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $86,780.95 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSHEFF, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,780.60 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ACKER, THOMAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,780.58 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLF, DAVID B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $86,780.42 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTLEFF, LEE P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $86,780.40 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANCEL R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,780.18 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLER, AKIKO S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $86,780.02 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, BARBARA C Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $86,779.97 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NDEDE, ROBERT O Employer name Education Department Amount $86,779.66 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, DONNA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,779.66 Date 07/08/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, BENJAMIN T Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,779.66 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICHELE E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $86,779.66 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, MARVIN V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,779.01 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, ELAINE P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,778.82 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MARY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,778.17 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORIO-FILIPPI, LISA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $86,777.90 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUIETT, ANTHONY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,777.60 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZENGA, ANTHONY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,777.53 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURWELL, MARSHA A Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $86,777.05 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, CRYSTOL MH Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,776.93 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, TAMMY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,776.89 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTONE, SHARON A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,776.54 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBE, CLARA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,776.20 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHR, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $86,775.89 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, TARA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $86,775.58 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELSON, GREGORY S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $86,775.33 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SEAN B Employer name Education Department Amount $86,775.31 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, RICHARD S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,775.12 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KEISHA N Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $86,774.27 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORICI, PETER S Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $86,773.45 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIAS, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,773.25 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBENSTEIN, MARK S Employer name Education Department Amount $86,772.76 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATURRO, ANGELO F Employer name Greene County Amount $86,772.73 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIN, ANN MARIE B Employer name Greene County Amount $86,772.72 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, RICKY E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $86,772.71 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, GARY Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $86,772.34 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, LEIGH M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $86,772.02 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JACOB Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,771.59 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WYCKE, GARY Employer name Village of Albion Amount $86,770.17 Date 06/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, WAYNE W Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $86,769.48 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEKLAR, ANITA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $86,768.53 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, WALLESCA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,768.27 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASTELLI, ROBERT J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $86,768.00 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, GAIRY O Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $86,767.87 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEVARGHESE, JOYCE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $86,767.55 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHN-ROBINSON, SUNHEE Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $86,767.49 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCANTONIO, BERNARD Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $86,766.89 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOCKINGER, AMY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,766.67 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICHT, PAMELA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $86,766.62 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUI, YAN JUN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,765.36 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KER, MARY R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $86,764.07 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, JOSEPH J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $86,762.61 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, HUGH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,761.65 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIFF, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $86,761.48 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOU, WILFRID P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,761.20 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, XUELIANG Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $86,760.87 Date 08/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAS, MATTHEW J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,760.72 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVILLE, MAURA M Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $86,760.15 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, EDWARD B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $86,758.96 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCIATA, JOSEPH V Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,758.19 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSIBU, DANIEL A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,757.56 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, DAMON A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,756.82 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, JOANNE D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $86,756.64 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALONE, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,756.58 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DENNIS H Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $86,756.58 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIN, LAWRENCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,756.39 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, SAMUEL T, II Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $86,756.23 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, ALYSON F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,756.04 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, DANIEL M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $86,755.81 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERI, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,755.59 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAFFE, LISA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $86,755.24 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System