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 EGAN, DIANE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,688.33 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, EILEEN MARIE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,688.33 Date 10/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LINDA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,688.33 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNAGON, MARJORIE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,688.23 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSLER, NANCY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $84,688.04 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKLAND, GAIL E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $84,687.72 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, PEDRO J, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,687.56 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,687.43 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, LAVON T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,687.31 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOANNISCI, NICOLA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $84,686.74 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROSHELLE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $84,686.22 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO, GINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,685.65 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCHIODI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,685.42 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHIGIAN, JUSTIN A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $84,684.35 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, MELANIE L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,684.24 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, ELYSE B Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $84,683.98 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARIAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,683.92 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, KENT S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $84,683.79 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, TINA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $84,683.50 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, WAAZYAH M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $84,683.34 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LISA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,683.14 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCHIERI, JOHN N Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $84,682.68 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDANA, AUGUSTO M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $84,682.59 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMA, VINCENT Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $84,682.43 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIDUK, LISA M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $84,682.23 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, AARON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,682.20 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIZEWSKI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,681.83 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKERT, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $84,681.44 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, BRADLEY A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $84,681.06 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHARLES G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,680.52 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, LORENE L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,679.86 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEW, SOOK FONG Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,679.79 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRIAN J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $84,679.69 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERS, NANCY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,679.00 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, THOMAS J, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $84,678.97 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEEFEL, KAREN E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $84,678.67 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, STEPHEN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $84,678.34 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, ANIAMMA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $84,678.21 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, MALCOLM R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,677.98 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALET, JARVIS I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,677.81 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, ANTHONY G Employer name City of Troy Amount $84,677.57 Date 11/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENUNZIO, FREDERICK A, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,677.52 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUS, IVY M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $84,677.44 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEREDIOUK, ROMAN Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $84,677.38 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUBELA, WILLIAM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,676.72 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, GAYLORD C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $84,676.69 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $84,676.60 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRUGGIA, PETER A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,676.38 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINOLFI, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,675.57 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHININ, JOSE T Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $84,675.53 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, RICHARD S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,675.48 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DUSTIN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,675.34 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIARA, JOHN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,675.05 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, STEPHEN A, II Employer name Jefferson County Amount $84,674.91 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFREY S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $84,674.80 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, JOHN M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $84,674.18 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATUSO, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,673.73 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CAROL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,672.59 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SHANE W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,672.46 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $84,671.89 Date 04/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, JOSE Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $84,671.54 Date 12/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSONG, DEBRA J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $84,671.53 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIROY, BRADLEY R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $84,671.34 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIU, PEI-FANG Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,671.22 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEIDL, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,671.21 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JULIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,671.01 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, MICHAEL S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,670.54 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $84,670.32 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNER, TERRI L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $84,670.32 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MEGAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $84,670.22 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGINEER, APURVA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $84,669.97 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,669.96 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, RICHARD Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $84,669.93 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZYRA, DAVID W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $84,669.18 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLINGS, BRENDA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $84,669.11 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, MATTHEW A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $84,668.60 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $84,668.60 Date 02/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, MICHAEL J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $84,668.51 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREO, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,668.42 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZURINKO, LINDA M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $84,668.21 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGUI, SANDRA ANN Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $84,668.18 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARONE, EILEEN B Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $84,668.18 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WIND, PETER J Employer name Broome County Amount $84,668.17 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ASHLEY H Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $84,667.66 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINVILLE, ANTOINE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $84,667.41 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, NATHANIEL S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,666.55 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDABELIAS, JOSEPHINE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $84,666.47 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTOPHLET, KENNETH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,666.40 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, KATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,666.40 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWKAWSKI, KATELYN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,664.99 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVELY, SARAH F Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $84,664.80 Date 05/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, LISA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,664.79 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ANN-MARGARET Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,664.44 Date 04/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, ERIC N Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $84,663.93 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRONFMAN, NATALIE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,663.56 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCHUK, STEPHEN S Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $84,663.39 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PERRY D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,662.57 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAND, DEBRA ANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,662.23 Date 09/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $84,661.95 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGISTANO, SEAN R Employer name Village of Northport Amount $84,661.70 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System