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 CHMURA, MAEGAN K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,855.15 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, MEI H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $85,854.97 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, ERIN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,854.97 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, STEPHEN F Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $85,854.90 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURS, LORILYN D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $85,854.77 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, WILLIAM Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,853.17 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $85,852.26 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $85,852.25 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGARAM, DANIEL Employer name Schenectady County Amount $85,850.80 Date 06/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGIT, FRANK K Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $85,850.78 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHNES, TAMMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,850.64 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, CLAUDE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,850.57 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAVID R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,850.27 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLENDER-ABITTAN, BARBARA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $85,850.18 Date 11/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, DONNA I Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,850.12 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDIROSSIAN, BERGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,849.41 Date 08/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBER, SEAN Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $85,848.60 Date 04/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESANOVICH, JOHN Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $85,847.76 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCO, GLEN F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,847.62 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, LINDA K Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $85,846.90 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE R Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $85,846.74 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JAMES A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,846.67 Date 11/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUYCKX, SUSAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,846.49 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, STEVEN, JR Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $85,846.32 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAFERRO, PAMELA J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $85,846.00 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMSTROM, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,845.96 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANIFF, JAMALUDEEN M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $85,845.63 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, DIANE L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $85,845.03 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, SLEM Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $85,844.96 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, JACKIE H Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $85,844.83 Date 03/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGULSKI, KEITH E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,844.26 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, SUSAN F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,843.81 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $85,843.68 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SENESE, JOSEPH M Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $85,843.02 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MONICA B Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $85,842.42 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, PATRICK B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,841.23 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERIOUX, DONNA L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,840.54 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SEAN P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $85,840.21 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, RAY Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $85,839.93 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSANT, RIGGI M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $85,839.66 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEESAK, MARGARET J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,839.58 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORKE, MICHELLE ANN Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $85,839.33 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHAN, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $85,838.93 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, ANGELA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,838.70 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLIETER, STEVEN M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $85,838.46 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAFICE, JOSEPH M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $85,838.19 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $85,836.79 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZELL, RONALD S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $85,835.90 Date 02/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EILEEN M Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $85,835.69 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUERAS, GRACE F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,833.67 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARILYN Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,833.29 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, DEBBIE LYNN Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,833.27 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRAS, JULIO J Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $85,833.17 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,832.99 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHAGWANDIN, JOHN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,832.95 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIPERSAUD, JEAN S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,832.95 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALBI, FRANK Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $85,832.72 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JOSEPH F Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $85,832.72 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, BETH A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $85,832.72 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, ROBERT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,832.48 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, KIMBERLY Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,832.25 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAMBATI, MICHAEL J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $85,832.22 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, MARY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,831.95 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, LISA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,831.78 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, DANIEL S Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $85,831.56 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, BONNIE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,831.31 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, TROY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,831.04 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, GREGORY W Employer name City of White Plains Amount $85,830.68 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, PAULA Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $85,830.65 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, WILLIAM T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,830.47 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, ROSEMARIE N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $85,830.47 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDANZA, JEANETTE G Employer name Putnam County Amount $85,830.40 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, STEPHEN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $85,830.36 Date 04/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTO, EILEEN M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $85,830.17 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESLEY, DOUGLAS C Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,830.02 Date 12/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,829.50 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,829.38 Date 12/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLEBOWICZ, EWA R Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $85,829.34 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JEANNINE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $85,829.20 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,828.60 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGAJ, MICHAEL P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $85,828.01 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $85,828.00 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALLISTER, ERIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,827.80 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, REX L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,827.70 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, JAMES R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $85,826.18 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZES, CLIFTON C Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $85,825.90 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEGROVE-FABI, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $85,825.40 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRESSLER, PATRICK J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,825.22 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, JASON M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,825.22 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWERSBY, BEVERLY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,825.09 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, KEN KRISTOFER Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $85,824.88 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIANO, JEFFREY J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $85,824.61 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTRAIN, JOHN E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $85,824.16 Date 07/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINONDO, MARIA Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $85,824.04 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, BEN H Employer name City of Albany Amount $85,823.79 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ERIC S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,823.70 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DUANE A, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,823.56 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, LYNNE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,823.10 Date 06/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $85,822.88 Date 02/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELLA, THERESA M Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $85,822.88 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System