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 ROCKEFELLER, BRETT G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,414.77 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCIE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $86,414.65 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, JOANNE M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $86,414.26 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABILASH, JESSY G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $86,413.48 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFARIAN, KRISTEN J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $86,412.47 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOLARCYK, MARY T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $86,411.92 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,411.49 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN-AVERY, ERIN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $86,410.69 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPERMAN, ALLAN Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $86,410.66 Date 08/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, EMMANUEL JOHN C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $86,410.38 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, GEORGE W Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $86,410.38 Date 02/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,409.98 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBY, TIMOTHY E Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $86,409.69 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,409.40 Date 08/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROSS A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $86,408.89 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNE, JESSE L Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $86,408.49 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLANCO, SELINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,408.44 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEWART W Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $86,408.44 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $86,408.32 Date 12/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNETT, JEROME A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,406.38 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, SHARON Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,406.37 Date 10/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVER, KATHY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,406.37 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, MILLICENT L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,406.36 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBLIONIS, NATASHA D Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $86,406.24 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILIO, NICHOLAS E Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $86,405.77 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GROW, KATHLEEN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $86,405.24 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYLA, VITTORIO Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $86,404.84 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,404.57 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, SCOTT J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $86,403.62 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $86,402.40 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, ROBERT R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,402.36 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMPELLO, FRANK J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $86,402.25 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, SHANNON P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,401.66 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANZALIK, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $86,401.65 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIDEMAN, WAYNE T Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $86,401.43 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHLEY, COREY S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,401.12 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, GARY L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,400.89 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, FRANK Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $86,400.83 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRUSA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $86,400.48 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KELLAR, BRUCE W Employer name Steuben County Amount $86,400.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMELLI, NINO Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $86,398.69 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGVILLE-GRAHAM, ROBERT J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,398.44 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, LORI W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $86,398.44 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, TAMERA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,398.02 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTOR, TED S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $86,397.89 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, STEPHANIE K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,397.89 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAWN C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $86,397.85 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, LOUANN Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $86,397.70 Date 08/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $86,397.61 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DAVID P Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $86,397.18 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, THOMAS J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $86,397.17 Date 02/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, THERESA M Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $86,397.00 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLEY, JASON C Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $86,396.64 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, VANCE H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,396.57 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIER, JEFFREY M Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $86,396.53 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, JASON E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $86,396.40 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELITTE, JAMES W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $86,396.32 Date 05/29/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, RICHARD Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $86,395.89 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER-GIBSON, JANINE R. Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $86,395.56 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERSELL, CHARLES C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $86,395.49 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JULIET O Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,394.86 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $86,394.86 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, DEBORAH E Employer name Chemung County Amount $86,394.56 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $86,394.23 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCINELL, ELIZABETH E Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,394.05 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHWELL, LISA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,393.79 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMORA, JOSE Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $86,393.64 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMARCZYK, MARTINA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,392.47 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTALATIN, RICHARD Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $86,392.06 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLER, DIANA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,392.04 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFRIEND, CODY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,391.95 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, NANCY E Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $86,391.82 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, STACEY Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,391.67 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZOTTE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,391.39 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MATTHEW S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,390.00 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDMONT, ADAM R Employer name City of Lockport Amount $86,389.89 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, TAMISHA E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $86,389.68 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, KRISTIN M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $86,389.68 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, JAMES M Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $86,388.96 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMERANCE, BENJAMIN P Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $86,388.09 Date 04/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, STEPHEN Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $86,388.09 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILMAN, GREGORY C Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $86,388.09 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUZANSKY, BARBARA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $86,388.09 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Livingston County Amount $86,387.53 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLMER, MARTIN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $86,387.30 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, TERRANCE P Employer name Albany County Amount $86,387.23 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, MICHAEL R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $86,386.88 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIC J Employer name Education Department Amount $86,384.53 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINI, JOSEPH T Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $86,384.51 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WENDY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $86,383.77 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, DUNIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,383.44 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMKA, CHERYL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $86,383.39 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANA, HAZEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $86,383.36 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH-DAVY, LOUISE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,383.36 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DONNA Employer name Education Department Amount $86,383.17 Date 01/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MIKI M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,382.96 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, JORGE Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,382.85 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEROY Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $86,382.75 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, DOUGLAS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $86,382.75 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGARANO, SCOTT Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $86,382.72 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System