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 LIN, XIU HUI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $84,836.39 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, RAUL Q Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,834.90 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANERI, ANTHONY Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $84,834.24 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-HALL, TYHESIA T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,833.49 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, DANIEL Employer name Town of Massena Amount $84,832.91 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CHAD P Employer name Genesee County Amount $84,832.81 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, MARC A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,832.08 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANMER, NANCY E Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $84,832.00 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESCH, DOLORES A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,831.91 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, VIVIENNE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,831.91 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, JOSEPH L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,831.45 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERITO, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $84,831.00 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ALEJANDRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,830.39 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, KELLY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,830.20 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,829.94 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFERTY, SEAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,829.94 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESSE, MATTHEW J Employer name Education Department Amount $84,829.18 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DARYL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,829.16 Date 08/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $84,828.95 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKSON, GARY W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $84,828.81 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHCOTT, DAVID J Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,828.41 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, JOSEPH P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,828.36 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, AARON S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,828.28 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RAYMOND Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $84,828.01 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KELLY A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $84,827.62 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMLEY, KIM M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $84,827.60 Date 06/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAVE, THOMAS P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $84,827.34 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, BRADFIELD D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,826.61 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $84,826.52 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, JOSEPH M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $84,826.51 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LESLIE A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $84,826.49 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELGAREJO, ALAN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,826.41 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRISON, RANDALL S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,826.24 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, DANIEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,826.24 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTO, MICHAEL D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $84,825.90 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, MICHAEL J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $84,825.89 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZARO, CAROL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $84,825.84 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORTZ, ELLEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,825.37 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DALE H, II Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,825.22 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, PATRICK J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,824.93 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIGEL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,824.69 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUWE, VINCENT W, JR Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $84,824.64 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Albany Amount $84,824.53 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, ORIVELIS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,824.04 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENA, DAHLIA B Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $84,823.96 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECKNER, TONYA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,823.72 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIXFIELD, JOCELYN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,823.51 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PATRICK M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,823.43 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DUSTIN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $84,821.66 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANIMARCO, JUNE HO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $84,821.26 Date 06/09/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSLAND, CARL A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,821.23 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $84,820.56 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGWOOD, MONIQUE F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,820.43 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LISA A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $84,819.94 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARENO, CHERY MARIE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,818.72 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUBLESKI, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,818.33 Date 03/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDING, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $84,818.19 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERRICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,816.40 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, PATRICK H Employer name City of Utica Amount $84,816.17 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUEHRER, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,815.64 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMAN, DANIEL E Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $84,815.58 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, RANDALL J Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $84,815.50 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCINI, FRANK J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $84,815.30 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAJEWSKA QUACKENBUSH, ANNA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,814.67 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY-SMITH, MAURA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,814.43 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNONE, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,814.27 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, DANIEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,814.11 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMYSLOVSKY, PETR Employer name City of Geneva Amount $84,813.65 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHAUER, KYLE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,813.62 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACROSSE, BRENDA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,812.84 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ERICA Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,812.35 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROCHOWSKI, SARA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,812.34 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUER, ARTHUR J, III Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,812.17 Date 08/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS-HALL, LORRAINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,812.10 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, CLAUDETTE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,812.10 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, IRENE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,812.10 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CATHERINE E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,812.10 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENHOUSE, TRISHA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,812.10 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIB, MILENA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,812.10 Date 06/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVILLE, STEVEN K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,812.10 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, MELISSA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $84,811.71 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERICO, MICHAEL, III Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $84,810.71 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN SAVAGE, JOHN J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $84,810.26 Date 01/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, DENISE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,810.16 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $84,809.86 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANOTTI, DENISE Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,809.76 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, RONALD D, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $84,809.13 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROMACK, KATHLEEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,808.90 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, BRENDA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $84,808.06 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDY, SCOTT E Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $84,807.95 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, NICHOLAS D Employer name Village of Newark Amount $84,807.70 Date 03/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIANA, CHRISTINA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,807.55 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $84,807.51 Date 01/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZOLILLO, JANICE R Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $84,807.40 Date 12/16/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,807.37 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, ERIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,807.37 Date 09/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONA, JOSEPH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,806.75 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLDO, GERALD R Employer name Cornell University Amount $84,805.92 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $84,805.20 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D AMICO, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,804.96 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System