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 O CONNOR, THOMAS P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,193.27 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMALVA, DINO Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $86,193.12 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATTINGER, GREGORY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,192.71 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, RENCY VARKEY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $86,191.90 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URDANG, JASON L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $86,191.64 Date 02/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAIRE, ISIAH T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,190.20 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOERBER, ALVIN E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $86,189.97 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, THOMAS V Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $86,189.67 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLER, JENNIFER Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,189.63 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNI, MARIA Employer name City of Middletown Amount $86,189.28 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MARIANNE P Employer name Albany County Amount $86,189.20 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $86,189.03 Date 05/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, CLAIRE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,188.68 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, JING MIN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,188.27 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIFRIERI, JOHN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $86,187.99 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILDEA, MATTHEW G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,186.92 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARGOT M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $86,186.91 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRON, DARREN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $86,186.83 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, LORI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,186.50 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, JOHN E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $86,186.01 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDS, GEAN V Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $86,183.88 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITZENBURG, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $86,183.27 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAURICELLA, VINCENT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $86,182.96 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, APRIL M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $86,181.57 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, KEVIN A Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $86,181.45 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFEDE, JESSICA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $86,181.06 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,181.01 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONAU, TAMMY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $86,179.99 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GLENDON F Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $86,179.55 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORKLUN, STACEY A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $86,179.26 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHY, BARBARA JEAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,179.12 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, RACHEL Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $86,178.56 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ANDREW J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,178.41 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGI, JOSEPH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,177.71 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FORREST, STACY L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $86,177.21 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOHN G Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $86,175.52 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZENTESY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $86,174.56 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE-DESIR, LUCILE Employer name Rockland County Amount $86,174.52 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CATHERINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,174.20 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $86,174.12 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSETT, TINA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,173.86 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, MICHAEL Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $86,173.69 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEREMETTA, JAMES P Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $86,173.11 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, JAMES T Employer name Monroe County Amount $86,172.63 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, LORI Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $86,170.91 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILFUS, CHRISTINE L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $86,170.85 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ROSANNE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $86,170.62 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITE, ANDREA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,170.09 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARTANO, FRANK J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $86,169.42 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROPHY, SHAY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $86,168.63 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOINSKI, JUSTIN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $86,168.33 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $86,168.21 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUENER, ANNE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $86,168.03 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, RICARDO D Employer name Education Department Amount $86,167.43 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANUTO, JOANNE P Employer name Education Department Amount $86,167.43 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, AMY M Employer name Education Department Amount $86,167.43 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KILLIP, NANCY M Employer name Education Department Amount $86,167.43 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITA, SARA L Employer name Education Department Amount $86,167.43 Date 08/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, COLLEEN L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $86,167.24 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, DENISE E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $86,167.24 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CAROLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,167.00 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, YVETTE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $86,166.29 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNELL, KEVIN T Employer name Genesee County Amount $86,166.01 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIGAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $86,165.82 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAK, BRIAN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $86,165.46 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARING, KERRY L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $86,164.20 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRIMA, PETER A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $86,163.60 Date 07/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRO, CAROL A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $86,161.95 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Elmira Amount $86,161.80 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIANFARANI, TINA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $86,161.67 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLISH BLUM, SHARON Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $86,161.62 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTERBAND, SOO-JUNG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,161.62 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAW, MARTIN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $86,161.62 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, JOANNE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $86,161.62 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITT, ROBERT H Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $86,161.62 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, SUZANNE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,161.62 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINARES, JACQUELINE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,161.62 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELMAN, HELEN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,161.62 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELESNER, ERIC B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,161.62 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, SUSAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $86,161.62 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENKEL, YEVGENIY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $86,160.83 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, TERRENCE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $86,160.43 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $86,159.73 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHAIS, DONALD P Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $86,159.47 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, ALEXANDER J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $86,158.77 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTO, NICOLE L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $86,158.13 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ANTHONY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $86,157.59 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, RALPH M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $86,157.55 Date 04/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, PATRICK M Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,157.39 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JENNINE R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $86,157.15 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, LENORE S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $86,156.77 Date 06/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBENEDETTO, JAMES P Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $86,156.23 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WADDADA W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $86,155.99 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, JOHN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $86,155.12 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDARD, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $86,154.80 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $86,154.72 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURINI, GINA M Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $86,154.29 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KAREN A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $86,153.26 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, LAURY L Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $86,153.16 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, RANDALL W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $86,152.88 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System