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 SCHEER, RONALD W Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $85,036.43 Date 03/16/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNESE, JAMES M Employer name Greenlawn Fire District Amount $85,035.98 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, PAUL M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $85,035.51 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORDERO, MARISOL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,035.34 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGWU, CATHERINE I Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $85,034.42 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, KEITH J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $85,034.16 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, COLIN A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $85,034.11 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, BRYAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,033.70 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACCHILLE, JOSEPH Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $85,033.51 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVALLE, MARTA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,031.74 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKO, JOHN P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,031.53 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONY, REESA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $85,031.31 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, LAWRENCE B, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $85,030.89 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, THERESA E Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $85,030.82 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, PATRICIA E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $85,030.06 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, JO ANN Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $85,029.14 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHAEL V Employer name Village of Newark Amount $85,028.82 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, LOUIS G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $85,028.79 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADLON, JANET Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $85,026.48 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAND, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,025.36 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KAREN R Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $85,025.24 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSKI, ALEX Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $85,024.66 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS-VENANT, KRICHNA J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $85,023.27 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIGLE, JEFFREY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,023.12 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, THERESE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,023.00 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FENTON A Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,022.70 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, FAWN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $85,022.32 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES M Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $85,022.23 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, RAYMOND A, JR Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $85,022.04 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTIOCO, CHRISTINA C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $85,021.98 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, DOUGLAS R Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $85,021.89 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, DERRICK T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $85,021.82 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,021.52 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBB-TRIEBS, ELIZABETH J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $85,020.96 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROUPELEVA, VALENTINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $85,020.85 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,020.00 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,019.94 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SANTA, ROSEMARY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,019.85 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACINO, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $85,019.23 Date 05/31/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINBO, SINDISWA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $85,019.22 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, SUSAN E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,018.98 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,018.98 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMEISCHEL, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,018.98 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKENDALL, DOUGLAS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,018.98 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, WENDY D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,018.98 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNY, NICHOLAS W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,018.98 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, REGINA R Employer name Education Department Amount $85,018.98 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER, VICKI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,018.98 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHRISTIAN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $85,018.98 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLUM, TARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,018.98 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, ERIC J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,018.98 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, NORMA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,018.98 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, DIANE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,018.98 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULO, JOHN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,018.98 Date 04/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LAURA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $85,018.98 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JON S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $85,018.98 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESSAS, PHILLIP E, JR Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $85,018.98 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPPA, MICHAEL S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,018.98 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $85,018.59 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLEET, DONNA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,018.47 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROBIN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $85,018.44 Date 10/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, ANNE B Employer name Oneida County Amount $85,017.98 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FONTES, MICHAEL A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $85,017.62 Date 06/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FKIARAS, CHRISTINA H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,015.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, YVETTE V Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,013.26 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STACEY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,012.84 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, LAUREEN E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,012.82 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNSCH, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,012.76 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIA, CECILE F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $85,011.30 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JONAH Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $85,011.26 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOCK, SUSAN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $85,011.06 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWRING, DOUGLAS A Employer name Putnam County Amount $85,010.34 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDROVO, OSCAR I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,009.77 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, NEIL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $85,009.76 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, SHARON L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,009.67 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, THOMAS A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $85,009.45 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLORAN, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $85,009.37 Date 07/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MICHAEL D Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $85,009.34 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEABLER, JUSTIN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $85,009.28 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, THOMAS J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,008.21 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KATELYN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,007.86 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, YOONHEE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $85,007.06 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARS, SHERMAN P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,006.91 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, OMARI R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,006.80 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNERT, GALE C Employer name Lewis County Amount $85,006.74 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUBIADIS, PETER P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,006.19 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, THERESA Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $85,006.06 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNON, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $85,005.95 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MATTHEW T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,005.33 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, CAIXIA Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $85,004.79 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, DONNA R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $85,004.58 Date 02/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUREMOVIC, DAMIR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,004.50 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, DALE E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $85,004.39 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOHM, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $85,004.22 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $85,003.45 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KABAT, CATHY E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $85,001.27 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGMAN, DONALD C Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $85,000.97 Date 01/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MELINDA F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,000.95 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, DOUGLAS A, JR Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $85,000.89 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN-MENDOZA, KASIRAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,000.62 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System