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 PARKER, CYNTHIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,673.32 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENBERG, CAROL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,672.22 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLEY, SHELDON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,672.22 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOHN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,671.70 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DEAN P Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $86,671.10 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EREN, PATRICIA D Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $86,670.80 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, DONALD S Employer name Chemung County Amount $86,670.61 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, THOMAS E Employer name Erie County Amount $86,670.35 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JAMES M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,669.96 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSEN, HARRIET K Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,669.37 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DIANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,669.37 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARULANDA, DEBORA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,669.37 Date 06/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICE, MARYBETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,669.37 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $86,668.56 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERK, GILBERT T Employer name Wayne County Amount $86,668.19 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, BRYAN K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $86,667.92 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PAULINE L Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $86,667.58 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,667.11 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEDERMAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $86,667.07 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAUTER, JACOB E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,666.80 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATZKES, CHRISTINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,666.80 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, LAURA A Employer name Education Department Amount $86,666.58 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, ROBERT Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $86,666.48 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, CAROL A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $86,666.36 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, JAMES J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $86,666.23 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MICELI, CALOGERO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,665.80 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORBACZ, PAUL S Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,665.79 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,665.54 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KELL, TIMOTHY C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $86,665.48 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GLORIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,665.40 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, LAURA E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $86,665.29 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, BERTEENA R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $86,664.86 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, ARLEEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,663.95 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDBROOK, DOUGLAS D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,662.95 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOHN J, III Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,662.93 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, THOMAS M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $86,662.91 Date 09/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGUIRE, BRENT J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $86,662.64 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $86,662.59 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, HONMAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,662.09 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICIA L Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $86,662.08 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, CABEY, III Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,661.66 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ERIN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,661.60 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINK, JAMES A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $86,661.24 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPA, JOHN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,660.87 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER-IFILL, DARLENE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $86,660.86 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, STEVEN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,660.74 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, HERLINE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $86,660.12 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASANTE, VALERIE N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,659.91 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UWOGHIREN, IROGHAMA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $86,659.10 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JONATHAN A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $86,658.10 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, IANTHEE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $86,657.96 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, LORI A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $86,657.86 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHEN, JAMES F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $86,657.02 Date 08/31/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOTZER, LAURA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,657.02 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACA, DEREK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,656.28 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ALBERT B Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $86,655.94 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, VALERIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,655.88 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MILAGROS Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MARIANNE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, VICTORIA T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SHEILA E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODZELEWSKI, VERONICA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 06/09/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEO, MICHAEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIN, CATHERINE J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $86,655.82 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, MARY ANN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MICHAEL Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICKEL, GREGORY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRABCZYK, JOAN Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, PAULINA J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, STEVEN J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWDER, CYNTHIA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEVI, ELLEN M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLONE, KAREN L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALVIN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $86,655.82 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORITO, RICHARD P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,655.82 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-CLAUDE, ODE C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $86,655.82 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTY, CECILLE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,655.82 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $86,655.82 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCO, CARISSA S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,655.82 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE-O'KEEFFE, MARIBELL M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $86,655.82 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, THERESA H Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $86,655.82 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, AMEELA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $86,655.82 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $86,655.82 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CECILE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $86,655.82 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUONDAMATTEO, LAUREN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $86,655.82 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BENNY L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,655.52 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, SCOTT K, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,655.31 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNER, DOUGLAS W Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $86,655.14 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROCOPS, TONI Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $86,654.42 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESEN, DAVID A Employer name Education Department Amount $86,654.40 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, MELISSA K Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $86,653.70 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ANDREW L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $86,653.68 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MICHELLE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,653.39 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, JEREMY S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,653.14 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLISANI, SETH T Employer name Erie County Amount $86,652.43 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARK A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $86,652.22 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, FILIPPO Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,652.10 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, JAMES C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $86,651.89 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ROBIN A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $86,651.19 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUPE, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $86,650.88 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System