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 TEMPLETON, ERIC D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,804.76 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHTEYNGART, ANNA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,804.53 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,803.24 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MICHAEL V Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,802.78 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CLIFFORD J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $84,802.39 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEYSMITH, SUZANNE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,802.22 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZA, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $84,801.66 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLE, PATRICK, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,801.36 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDENBENDER, GERARD J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARY T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MARGARET E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, REGINA Y Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORVID, SCOTT J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, KERRY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, THOMAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, RUSSELL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, PAULETTE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, EDWARD J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, ALBERTO Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, THOMAS A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, ALBERT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAL, JULIE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, ROBERT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JOSETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIGEL, DAVID A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERESA B Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIALET, DANIELLE D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRONSKI, MERYL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 07/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIWOT, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, MICHELLE YOLANDA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIKEN, MARGIE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,800.73 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMABILE, FRANCIS R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONEY, ALLAN W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, WARREN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARTIN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASPIE, LACHELL N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, FERNANDO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JOHN P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIER, VERONICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEHR, ISABELLA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDTREE, DOROTHY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOFF, DONALD P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,800.73 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOURIGAN, MAUREEN A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,800.73 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBELE, JEROME L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,800.73 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOULFE, LESLIE-ANN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, PATRICIA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $84,800.73 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, EAMON J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $84,800.73 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, PATRICK J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $84,800.73 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, STEPHEN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $84,800.73 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, LORRAINE E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,800.73 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, ROBYN A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $84,800.70 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIRSTON, KELLY P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,799.68 Date 04/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, NANCY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,798.96 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTATI, MARIA F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,798.96 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, KEVIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,798.96 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, THERESA M Employer name Education Department Amount $84,798.96 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPIRRO, AMY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,798.96 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, JENNIFER K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $84,798.96 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKROW, KAREN C Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $84,798.96 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLES, SHAWN A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $84,798.79 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKER, GAIL M Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $84,798.31 Date 06/28/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMIL, ROSS L Employer name Education Department Amount $84,797.38 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, VIOLA M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,797.14 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STEPHEN P Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $84,797.11 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAHLIA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,795.96 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, DANNY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,794.20 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, LOUIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,793.89 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, NORWARD L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,793.16 Date 12/09/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALERA, ERIK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,793.12 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, MARICELIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $84,792.96 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALBA, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Somers Amount $84,792.70 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JEFFREY J Employer name Albany County Amount $84,791.90 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHZEHL, MEGAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,791.77 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,791.35 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS-FABIAN, JOAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,791.25 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUREY, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,790.70 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SELIMOVIC, EDIN Employer name City of Utica Amount $84,790.66 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VONDRACEK, JAMES J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,790.27 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEN, BONNIE S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $84,789.56 Date 02/24/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $84,789.40 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHARON J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,789.37 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, JENNIFER D Employer name Oneida County Amount $84,788.90 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTER, BECKY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,788.47 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NANCY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,788.38 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARY T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,788.38 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, PHILLIP M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $84,787.76 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDI Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $84,786.90 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURLO, JOHN H Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $84,786.58 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, RAJI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,786.09 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKIEWICZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,785.99 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, MUSTAH SAN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $84,785.06 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWAN, AMANDA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $84,785.06 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, STEVEN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,785.04 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JAMES M Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $84,784.17 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,783.45 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLAREN, KEVIN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,783.45 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, HOLLY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,783.45 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENANTI, MICHELE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,783.44 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTER, JUDITH Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,783.44 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System