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 BLAIR, LAWRENCE V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,894.03 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ARTHUR L Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,893.92 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, VALENTINE Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $85,893.36 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, RAMRATTIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $85,893.28 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, FRANK R, JR Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $85,892.90 Date 07/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTERMANN, BONNIE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,892.27 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, THOMAS P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,890.65 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MAUREEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,890.24 Date 11/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANALIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,889.98 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EDWIN Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $85,889.43 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, JOSHUA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,889.40 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, JENNIFER A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,889.16 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, JENNIFER T Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,888.80 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIBLO, JAMES T Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $85,888.67 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTEE, TERESA B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,888.26 Date 02/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANES, ERIC J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,887.89 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, STEPHANIE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,887.69 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, WILLIAM I Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $85,887.16 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARGE, BRIAN N Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $85,886.46 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,886.44 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $85,886.13 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBASEY, SALLAH U Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $85,885.58 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASH, THOMAS E Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,884.67 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTER, MAUREEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,884.61 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVEY, GEORGE T Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $85,884.50 Date 05/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ADDONA, ANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,884.10 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LEVI A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,883.83 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIDGET Y Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $85,882.65 Date 06/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZATTO, BRITTANY N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $85,882.39 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARD, KELLY M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $85,881.61 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, FRANKLIN J, II Employer name Broome County Amount $85,881.08 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCICK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,880.99 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, DEIRDRE A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $85,880.92 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIAN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $85,880.89 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDALA, ANITA M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $85,880.89 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISAMORE, TROY A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $85,880.03 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERZOG, CHERYL R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $85,879.13 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JESSICA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $85,879.08 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, RANDY D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $85,879.00 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,878.81 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, ANTHONY K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $85,878.54 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLFORD, DOUGLAS M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,878.05 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JO ANNE J Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $85,878.01 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, LYNN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,877.96 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, SAMUEL F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,877.76 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERSON, SALLY M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $85,877.23 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, VICTOR T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $85,877.11 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWAHIR, SEWCHARRAN Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $85,876.77 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAN, JASON A Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $85,876.29 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,876.15 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, DAVID J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $85,876.06 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANICO, BERNADETTE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,875.97 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, PATRICK Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $85,875.87 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, CATHERINE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $85,874.86 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $85,874.30 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUCHIS, ANTHONY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,874.24 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, MICHAEL O Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,874.15 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TREMAINE, ORLIN C, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $85,873.64 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, KENNETH E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $85,872.71 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, ANDREW D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,872.67 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, YU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,872.18 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, LOUIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,871.50 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOP, MOUSTAPHA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,871.29 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, KIMBERLY M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $85,871.21 Date 11/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, CAPRICE N Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $85,870.08 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLTE, DIANE C Employer name Franklin Square Public Library Amount $85,869.06 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, PEDRO Employer name Department of Law Amount $85,868.16 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIEDRAITIS, JOHN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,867.76 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELKO, SCOTT C Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $85,867.60 Date 08/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROOK, KURTIS L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $85,867.55 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, ROSEANN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $85,867.48 Date 12/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, ANNETTE Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $85,867.05 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, LINDA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,866.86 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, GARMEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,866.66 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTES, ANTHONY W Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $85,866.39 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHAYNE P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $85,866.09 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABOL, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $85,865.22 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, RHONDA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $85,865.20 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, HERBERT L Employer name Town of Kent Amount $85,864.94 Date 05/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICO, ADELE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $85,864.88 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $85,864.25 Date 07/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSELL, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,864.23 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALI, COLLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,863.72 Date 10/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNOSTER, DEBRA G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $85,863.62 Date 04/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, ALEXIS Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $85,863.62 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, REBECCA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $85,863.42 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILLIAM V Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $85,862.70 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,861.80 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $85,861.51 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, JANELL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,860.93 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONASIA, FRANK Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,859.99 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOEF, ELIZABETH Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,859.98 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, KEITH C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $85,859.09 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHREN, SUSAN A Employer name Orange County Amount $85,858.64 Date 08/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID C Employer name Orange County Amount $85,858.60 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNISS, MAUREEN H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,858.24 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANN, ADRIA S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,857.74 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSRATH, DANIEL E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,857.14 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, ALANNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,855.36 Date 12/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JUDITH A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,855.32 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System