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 LEINUNG, KELLIE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,711.04 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, MEAGAN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,710.34 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIO, DIANE M Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $86,709.66 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLIAN, ROSE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,709.21 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYTON, MARIE E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,707.82 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, KEISHA N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $86,705.80 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, FREDERICK C Employer name Orange County Amount $86,705.14 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTATI, NICHOLAS D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $86,704.89 Date 07/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEALEY, DONALD J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $86,702.65 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARN, EDWARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $86,702.12 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, STEVEN J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $86,701.64 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, MARILYN L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,700.73 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, SUSAN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, KARIN C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLA, KATHRYN D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, CAROL M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEIRO, ORLANDO Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, DEBRA S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, ANNETTE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, EDNA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,700.73 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MUHAMMAD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,700.73 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,700.73 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROLANDO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,700.73 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPANO, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,700.73 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,700.73 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TASHEKA V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $86,700.73 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEXNAYDER, ERNEST C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,700.73 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMERMAN, BRIAN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,700.73 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFIE-ALGHAWI, PARISCINA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,700.73 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY, RENEE E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,700.73 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ALEXZINE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,700.73 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, CHERYL E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,700.73 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CARMEN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $86,700.73 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIE, DAVID L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $86,700.16 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARO, DARLENE M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $86,700.10 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARO, WARREN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,700.08 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WODOWSKI, JACOB T Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $86,699.96 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASHE-FEQUIERE, MELISSA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,699.19 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, KEVIN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,699.17 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARTHA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $86,699.01 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, JAMIE M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $86,698.56 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE-MCNULTY, ANNERY E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,697.58 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZI, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,697.53 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, LYNNETTE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,695.93 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOAVE, ANGELO A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $86,694.77 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, JAMIE C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,694.65 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $86,694.01 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKE, GRACE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,694.00 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, ARLENE M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $86,693.93 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, PRESTON, III Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $86,693.48 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, MICHAEL P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $86,693.44 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROSAMMA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $86,692.62 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LAURIE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $86,692.43 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREVICS, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,691.92 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, KIRK G Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $86,691.75 Date 05/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLOCCA, FRANK Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,691.13 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOGAMO, ANTONINO Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $86,690.98 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, PAULA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,690.92 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUHN-KELLY, MARITA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,690.65 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DOUGLAS K Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $86,690.62 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHEILA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,690.52 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, JANINE P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,690.52 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINO, DAVID A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $86,690.18 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSCH, AMBER J Employer name Cortland County Amount $86,690.13 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,690.01 Date 12/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, ALICIA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $86,689.48 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERMUTE, GLEN S Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $86,688.86 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, SANDRA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $86,688.68 Date 10/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICINSKI, LORI A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,687.98 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCE, JOELLE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,686.96 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LISHA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $86,686.60 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JOHN N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,686.52 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, STEPHEN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $86,686.14 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMERA, ROSS B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,686.09 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ALAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,686.09 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, DAJUANA N Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $86,686.02 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIGIEL, JAMES J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $86,685.81 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTIGIANI, MARCO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $86,684.59 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIKNER, TIMOTHY Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $86,684.38 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, JAMES M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $86,683.81 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONESSA, VICTOR A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $86,683.67 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNONE, FRANK J, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,683.61 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $86,683.48 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEFTWICH, RODNI N Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $86,683.47 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUL, SCOTT D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,683.35 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNO, NICHOLAS R Employer name Lewis County Amount $86,683.20 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZINGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,682.16 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLY, ROGER G Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $86,681.64 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGEMI, STEVEN R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $86,680.50 Date 12/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPAPORT, SHARON Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $86,680.11 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, PATRICIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,679.43 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, KARLA D Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $86,679.40 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, SAMONE R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $86,678.60 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROWS, BRENDA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $86,678.45 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFF, CAROL J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $86,677.34 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, LAWRENCE G Employer name Niagara County Amount $86,675.73 Date 01/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, PATRICK J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $86,673.91 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARLING, MARGARET L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,673.90 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHM, JOHN K Employer name Genesee County Amount $86,673.44 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, JACQUELINE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,673.32 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System