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 HYDE, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Albany Amount $86,000.43 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICKOL, ROBERT D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $86,000.20 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TINA L Employer name James Prendergast Library Amount $85,999.92 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONOWITZ, EDWARD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,999.31 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, PETER H Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $85,998.84 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, BERNARD T Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $85,997.73 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLIN, SHERI R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,997.72 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, SARAH J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,997.22 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRO, JOHN T, JR Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $85,997.22 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICKE, ALISON Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $85,997.11 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTACHARJEE, BIMLA K Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $85,996.96 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DAVID E Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,996.78 Date 03/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, COLLEEN Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $85,996.22 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNES, JOANNE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $85,995.49 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, THOMAS W Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $85,995.08 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTS, JEANNE MARIE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $85,995.02 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JEFFREY L Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $85,994.75 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANE, REBECCA B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,994.36 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN-DESERTO, TRACY M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $85,993.98 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMOYLE, RAYMOND, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,993.47 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIVIERE, MICHELE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,992.15 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALDO, MARILYN D Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $85,991.95 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DENNIS A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $85,991.32 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,990.57 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, NICHOLAS L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $85,989.95 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,989.62 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $85,988.86 Date 09/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARELLA, NANCY S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $85,987.81 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JOANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,987.27 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, THOMAS R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $85,987.25 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MICHAEL L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $85,986.95 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIA, DOMINIC C Employer name Village of Massena Amount $85,986.92 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MOSES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,986.65 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'IPPOLITO, DOMINIC A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $85,986.43 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ADAM D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,984.97 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSJIT, LOLITA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $85,984.89 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, EDWIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,984.65 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIUTO, SALVATORE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $85,984.65 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MITCHELL V Employer name City of Albany Amount $85,984.63 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKAFOR, ESTHER O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $85,984.14 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELTEN, DEBORAH E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,983.96 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKHEIT, LINDSAY T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,983.67 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $85,983.57 Date 09/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHORNEY, GREG M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $85,983.28 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAC, JASON K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,983.07 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AKINWOLE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,982.84 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGGEL, KRISTEN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $85,982.12 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSINI, MARK W Employer name Town of Gates Amount $85,982.00 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPHART, KITTEN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $85,980.85 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LISA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $85,980.82 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $85,980.74 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSICK, TODD R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $85,980.46 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, RICHARD Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $85,979.16 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARCACI, BRETT M Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $85,978.13 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $85,977.84 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, BRIAN D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,977.53 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMHALL, SHAWN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $85,977.31 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, MATTHEW C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $85,977.16 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, ANITA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,977.02 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, DIANA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,976.72 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELVEK, CHRISTINA J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $85,976.56 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, VICTOR L, II Employer name City of Fulton Amount $85,975.66 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRIAN S Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $85,975.47 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VACCARO, FREDRICK A Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $85,975.30 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWNE, DANIEL E Employer name Broome County Amount $85,974.15 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWITH, YVETTE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $85,973.45 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, SHERYL A Employer name Broome County Amount $85,972.94 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,972.79 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZOUR, IAN M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $85,972.46 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMARCHYK, MARY C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,971.69 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DAVID S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,971.57 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,971.04 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATEL, SANGITA P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $85,970.95 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, RYAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,970.19 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUELER, MARK E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,969.94 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, MICHAEL V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,969.83 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENGEL, DENISE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,968.89 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,968.64 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, JUAN F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $85,968.49 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WAYNENIKA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $85,968.47 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, BETH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,968.40 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEPHEN D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $85,967.44 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BLARCUM, BARBARA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,966.74 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODKOWKA, GARY A, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,966.57 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBMEIER, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $85,966.56 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, DANIEL O Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,966.39 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEVINSKI, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,966.01 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MARK W Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $85,965.91 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SEAN P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $85,965.47 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, ROBERT P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,964.93 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, YULY E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $85,964.81 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVISI, FRANCIS Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $85,964.81 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUGART, SHAWN A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $85,964.70 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $85,964.31 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIAL, PATRICK R Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $85,964.31 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISTERKA, MARK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $85,964.30 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRADLING, KATHLEEN E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,964.14 Date 01/25/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, RONDA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,964.11 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JULIE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,962.44 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLER, ANITA K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,961.28 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System