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 KINKAID, JOHN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,751.92 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MARIANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,751.79 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEANNE M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $84,751.36 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, LYNN H Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $84,751.28 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $84,751.15 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, WILLIAM A Employer name Erie County Amount $84,750.49 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, CAROLYN E Employer name City of Rye Amount $84,749.58 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, TRACY D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $84,749.16 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSICK, ERNEST R Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $84,749.02 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DORN, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $84,748.83 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERERE, KETTLIE M F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,747.88 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNICK, STEVEN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,747.09 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $84,746.76 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWING, DALE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $84,746.58 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMITCH, KATHLEEN C Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,746.56 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUBEK, SCOTT E Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $84,746.37 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, DAVID J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $84,746.01 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, BRENDEN J Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $84,745.35 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, SUSAN M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $84,744.76 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAFFER, LYNN M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $84,744.64 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKWART, GEORGE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,744.54 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNALL, RONALD Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $84,744.00 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, OLGA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,743.66 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, BRIAN E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,743.65 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, EILEEN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $84,743.56 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, STEVEN C Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $84,743.38 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MELODY D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,743.36 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSENFORT, MATTHEW L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $84,743.19 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPEC, JAMIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,742.95 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPETTI, SUSAN H Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $84,741.20 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVET, MICHAEL J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $84,741.03 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, JOSEPH K Employer name Village of Avon Amount $84,741.02 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WILLIAM C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $84,740.81 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERROW, CHERYL A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $84,740.69 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORE, DELVA Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $84,739.91 Date 03/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZCARRONDO, CARLOS A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $84,738.91 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLEY, RHONDA C Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,738.53 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPOTKAT, AJAYVEER G Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,738.47 Date 05/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, DAVID C Employer name Albany County Amount $84,738.45 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMON, DAWN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,738.08 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, BARRY E Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $84,737.60 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, RAENELLE A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,737.44 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOGNELLA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $84,737.20 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHEEMINENI, ANURADHA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,737.16 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DONOVAN A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $84,737.09 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LUZ Z Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $84,737.06 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, LYNNE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,736.69 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LEW M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $84,736.34 Date 08/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVEGNA, DAWN D Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $84,736.09 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ADAM M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $84,735.79 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTY, JAMES E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $84,735.24 Date 05/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DUFF M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,734.95 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $84,734.63 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMATO, RONALD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,734.51 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, SCOTT A Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,734.31 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOHN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $84,734.31 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALERNO, JEFFREY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,734.27 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASARO, LEONARDO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,733.74 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DONNA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,733.74 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, VALERIE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,733.74 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,733.74 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSA, HUSSEIN H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,733.74 Date 12/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMITER, RITA C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,733.74 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JESSICA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,733.37 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ROBIN A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,733.24 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGEVIK, ROBERT J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,732.80 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, ALVIN R, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,732.39 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,731.97 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, KASI N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,730.55 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLERIN, JAMIE L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $84,730.23 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANO, KYLE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $84,729.72 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, VICTOR A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $84,729.42 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICUCIELLO, ANDREW N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,728.97 Date 08/18/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MARTIN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,728.76 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CASTO, ANGELO Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $84,728.74 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESDILL, PATRICK J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,728.36 Date 03/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILETIC, JOHN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,727.96 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, LORI L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,727.79 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, RONNIE R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,727.76 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,727.57 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,727.48 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $84,727.38 Date 01/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJELLO, FRANCES M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,727.11 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSTANOSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $84,726.98 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDOUGALL, JOHN A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $84,726.52 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, BARBARA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,726.46 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, RICHARD A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $84,726.22 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECH, MICHAEL J Employer name Riverhead Sewer District Amount $84,725.88 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ALLEN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,725.60 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VINE, STEVEN M Employer name City of Geneva Amount $84,724.78 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERVILLE, JOSEPH E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $84,724.25 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDER, LYNDA M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $84,723.71 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOEBEL, DONNA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,723.66 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIAN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,723.48 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROBERT P Employer name Islip Fire District Amount $84,722.82 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENWASSER, JASON S Employer name Orange County Amount $84,721.71 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLUB, LAURA B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,721.68 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOTT, MAUREEN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,721.66 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, HARRY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,721.47 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, LORRAINE Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $84,721.12 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System