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 FRANCIS, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,755.09 Date 10/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDESPINO, THERESA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,755.02 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERILL, ROBIN S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,754.88 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, DEIRDRE M Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $86,754.26 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADOLA, MARK A Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $86,752.93 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MICHELE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,752.11 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $86,752.09 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERALD W Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $86,752.08 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JUDY ANN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,751.02 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, THOMAS A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $86,750.87 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, DAVID E, III Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $86,750.23 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLINI, PASQUALE Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $86,749.29 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLGEMUTH, INGRID Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $86,748.42 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, TRACY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,748.41 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, DONALD O Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $86,748.23 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO-VELEZ, REBECCA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,748.16 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGHA, UTTAM K Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $86,747.98 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNLEYE, BABATUNDE O Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $86,746.12 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORIA, JOSEPH Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $86,745.56 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, BENJAMIN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,745.25 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, COLIN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,745.06 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPUCCILLI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,744.84 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $86,743.67 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHID, ADIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,743.50 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTER, STEVE Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,742.84 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERMAN, ILENE L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $86,742.41 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELOWICZ, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $86,741.62 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, GREGORY S Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $86,740.20 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIES, SUSAN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $86,739.60 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, MARIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,739.35 Date 02/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,739.32 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEBOLD, SCOTT A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $86,739.01 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMPEH, ISAAC A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,738.03 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, ERNEST H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,737.82 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, IVY D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,737.72 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JASON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,737.56 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETARO, ROCKY A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $86,736.84 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITT, LISA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,736.57 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MARK D Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,735.78 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIECHWIADOWICZ, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $86,735.69 Date 03/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MELODY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $86,734.16 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RONALD W Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $86,733.90 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHACARA, JUDITH M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,733.23 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Tioga County Amount $86,732.45 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRUCCIO, RYAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,732.34 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, EDWARD F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,731.95 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ALAN A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $86,731.87 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCKO, JASON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,731.56 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFREY W Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,731.29 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, MARC D Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $86,731.02 Date 02/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE ARAGON, FERNANDO Employer name Tompkins County Amount $86,730.80 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, ALEXANDER K Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $86,730.68 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, BYRON A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $86,730.66 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAMARONE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $86,730.40 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY-MCLACHLAN, MARTHA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $86,729.99 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKULA, GEORGE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $86,729.81 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSAW, SARA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $86,729.67 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENZEL-JELLICK, THERESA M Employer name Broome County Amount $86,729.63 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, DAVID M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $86,729.47 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $86,729.43 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLES, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $86,728.95 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, MICHAEL J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $86,728.93 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAFTIS, LAURA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,728.90 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, PAMELA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,728.90 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDREA, JOHN D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,728.66 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, KEVIN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,728.10 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLHOUSE, RAYMOND S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,727.81 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, ANDREW D Employer name Broome County Amount $86,727.36 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASCHA, RICHARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,727.31 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, LUANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,726.74 Date 07/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, JOHN W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,724.00 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, AUSTIN J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $86,723.71 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGE, EDWARD W Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,723.22 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLINGO, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $86,722.95 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, ALLAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,721.96 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, RICARDO M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $86,721.80 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBEST, YOLANDA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,721.26 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASI, JOSEPH G Employer name City of Middletown Amount $86,720.18 Date 02/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABER, CONNIE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,719.84 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, EUGENE W, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,718.38 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $86,718.35 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPCHURCH, SCOTT R Employer name Village of Clifton Springs Amount $86,718.18 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREVILON, IMARTHE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,718.06 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, REGINA Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,717.40 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOX, JAMEL E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,717.15 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARAZZITO, NICHOLAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,716.90 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, JUAN I Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $86,716.80 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLECK, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $86,716.27 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, YOLANDA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,716.09 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, EDWARD G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,715.31 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ALEXANDER, SR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,714.97 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CRISCI, DAVID B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,714.36 Date 10/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHADO, CHARLTON P Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $86,713.44 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWCHUK, TAMMY L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $86,712.86 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, MARK J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $86,711.60 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,711.60 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, GREG D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,711.60 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, JEAN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,711.60 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, JOYCE E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,711.42 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, ERIC R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $86,711.07 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System