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 ORTIZ, ANABEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,359.67 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRAWSKY, CATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $84,359.15 Date 02/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, NANCY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,359.12 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, AMY M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $84,359.00 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEBER, KEITH A Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $84,358.97 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHN, JOAN E Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $84,358.27 Date 03/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBIN W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,358.27 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCREDI, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Beacon Amount $84,358.27 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, STEVEN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $84,357.90 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNICK, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $84,357.81 Date 12/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANEHL, DEBRA Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $84,357.79 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMOWSKI, RICHARD Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,357.49 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGENKAMP, DAVID J Employer name Schenectady Metroplex Dev Auth Amount $84,357.33 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $84,356.78 Date 03/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, ANDREW A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,356.76 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, SHERRI E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $84,356.54 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, ROBERT E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $84,356.54 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, DIANE L Employer name Albany County Amount $84,356.54 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, ROBERT G Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $84,356.27 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, HELEN Q Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,356.22 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ALEXANDER Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $84,355.56 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABY, PAUL V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,355.50 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, HELEN E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,355.41 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ANNEMARIE Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $84,355.07 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINI, JOHN M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $84,355.07 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMFORT, JOSEPH M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,354.17 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, KEITH F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,354.10 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTRICH, KEVIN D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $84,353.61 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEYEMO, OLANUMI F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,353.12 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILHER, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,352.95 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MATTHEW Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $84,352.84 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBOLY, LISA A Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $84,352.56 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWATER, ANNE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,352.33 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $84,352.17 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MELANIE Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $84,351.46 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYNNER, ROCK Y Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,350.96 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $84,350.84 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, FRANCESCA DANIELLE Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $84,350.74 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARP, WILLIAM J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $84,350.09 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAEMLEIN, MARK M Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $84,350.08 Date 07/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHERER, NORMAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $84,349.80 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, BURT J Employer name Niagara County Amount $84,349.75 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, PAUL F Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $84,349.64 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $84,349.30 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, RICHARD O Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $84,348.84 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $84,348.19 Date 01/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, TODD D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $84,348.15 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, TRACY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $84,348.04 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,347.55 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, DAVID C Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $84,347.50 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMYOT, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $84,347.50 Date 03/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PARAS A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $84,347.42 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $84,347.36 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVALLO, LINDA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,347.06 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, ROBERT S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,346.29 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, MICHELLE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,346.22 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, JOSEPH E Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $84,346.20 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, SANDRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,345.58 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, PAMELA Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $84,345.55 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDICK, MATTHEW D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $84,345.43 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVOCCHI, VINCENT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,345.29 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, THEA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,345.26 Date 12/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYSEDORPH, ROBERT E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $84,345.13 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISILLI, ANTONIO P Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $84,344.59 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIXLEY, JOHN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,344.34 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, JOHN E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $84,343.75 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TELFER, TAMMY L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $84,343.45 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEC, ANDREW J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $84,342.67 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTYN, JOHN J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $84,341.41 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, SUSAN F Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $84,340.29 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINA, SUZANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,340.10 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONPROPST, SANDRA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $84,339.75 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, SEAN P Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $84,339.24 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, PAUL M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,338.67 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MICHELE A Employer name Broome County Amount $84,338.47 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWCZAK, LISA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $84,338.16 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNUM-SMITH, EDWINA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,337.69 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, DORINE P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $84,337.66 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITONE, MARIE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $84,337.18 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMUTIS, WILLIAM G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $84,336.95 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYPEL, MATTHEW H Employer name Erie County Amount $84,336.91 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, CRAIG D Employer name City of Albany Amount $84,336.79 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, SHAWN D Employer name Greene County Amount $84,336.44 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASNIEWSKI, TERESA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,335.93 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, JOANNE M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $84,335.64 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIDER, KENNETH T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $84,335.64 Date 02/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, THOMAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $84,334.89 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KEVIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,334.71 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURBIN, MARGARET M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,334.46 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMULLEN, EDWARD M Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,334.19 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JEFFREY W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,333.85 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEITH E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,333.78 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-ARNDT, LORETTA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,333.36 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $84,333.33 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENELON, ARCHANGE, JR Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $84,332.29 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, CHRISTINE V Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $84,331.81 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDER BORGH, STEPHEN W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $84,331.46 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENER, HERVE N Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,331.08 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULDS, STANLEY D Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $84,330.61 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIBINSKI, KEVIN M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $84,330.31 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System