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 CLAYBURN, PAUL H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $85,093.45 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-PINNOCK, ROSEMARIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,092.44 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, ERIN M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $85,092.35 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,092.03 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASH, MELVIN C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $85,091.89 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $85,091.69 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, JACQUELYN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,091.14 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMMOHAN, MEENA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,090.42 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, RAYMOND J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $85,090.03 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, ILONA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,090.01 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, DIANA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,089.82 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HOPE L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,089.82 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOTKIN, ANNETTE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,089.82 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LISA R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,089.82 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORO, JANINE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,089.82 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LISA V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,089.82 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, STEPHANIE P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,089.82 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENITO, CAROLYN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,089.82 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CHRISTINA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,089.82 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, MICHAEL S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,089.82 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, BRIAN D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,089.82 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, MARGARITA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,089.82 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, MARTHA C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,089.82 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USYK, STEVEN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $85,089.80 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, WAYNE S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $85,089.56 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, AUREOLE O Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,089.45 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRINEA, REGINA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,089.32 Date 11/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDYN, JOEL SCOTT Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,088.62 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, ANDREW P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,087.86 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JESSE D Employer name City of Geneva Amount $85,086.87 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COZART, DAWN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,085.95 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, ASHLEY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,085.90 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUWIK, MARK E Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $85,085.17 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVITS, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,084.26 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDISON, SCOTT E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,084.16 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, CROSSLEY P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $85,084.14 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREONZE, JOSEPH A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,084.12 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, NICHOLAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,083.84 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $85,083.83 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, TALISA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,083.70 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYOE, JERRY W Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $85,083.65 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIDGET R Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAKHOURI-MC LEAN, MORGAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENERLETTE-TOOMER, SHERI A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARGUERITE B Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, RENA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, KEITH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, THEODORE Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 03/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, MARY JO Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, ALICE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, JEAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINEAU, RAYMOND Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCILOWSKI, ROMUALD R Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BERRIS T Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,083.43 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANGELLA, GERARD F Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $85,082.82 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWKA, APRIL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,082.64 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,082.32 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, JENNA E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $85,082.14 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, RAYMOND J Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $85,081.88 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHARLES F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $85,081.84 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSA, ELISSA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,081.73 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, LATOYA T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,081.69 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WILLARD H, III Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $85,081.47 Date 02/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTE, MIRANDA F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,080.78 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIS, KAREN E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $85,080.18 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, DREW G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $85,079.69 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THERESA R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $85,079.54 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, EUGENE F, III Employer name Oswego County Amount $85,079.13 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBELO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $85,078.88 Date 09/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KELVIN K Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $85,078.35 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKSTON, LYNN Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $85,078.11 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID D Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $85,077.86 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, ROBERT J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $85,077.07 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, ANDREA M Employer name Education Department Amount $85,076.47 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADROZZI, BRIAN A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $85,076.21 Date 02/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, TERRI L Employer name Allegany County Amount $85,075.71 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,075.18 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLI, ANTHONY C Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $85,075.03 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, BRETT J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $85,074.79 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, KEIA E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,074.66 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBYNE, MAURICE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,074.32 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, KATHERINE M Employer name Education Department Amount $85,074.13 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTSCHERT, DEREK J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $85,073.91 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIC, GORAN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,073.71 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGELL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $85,073.66 Date 03/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERENE, MARK E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,073.25 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARET, ELIZABETH M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $85,072.87 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASEM, PAUL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,072.25 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, KAN F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,071.24 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILA, VICTORIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,070.79 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, MELISSA C Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $85,070.53 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, LUIS Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $85,070.28 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABLONSKI, JAMES M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $85,069.77 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATAS, KENAN K Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $85,069.67 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAWSKI, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $85,069.65 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRIEST, TIMOTHY T Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $85,069.04 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, BYRON E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $85,068.64 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REEVES, LAMAR R, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,068.42 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System