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 BOREK, ELAINE H Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $84,329.37 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLIN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,329.33 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUEDEMANN, JODI L Employer name Erie County Amount $84,328.61 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER Y Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $84,328.57 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, DEBORAH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,328.56 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KATHLEEN R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $84,328.56 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, AGNES M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $84,328.11 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, TAUREAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,328.00 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMING, DAVID J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $84,327.68 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA-LANG, KATHLEEN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $84,327.09 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENERS, RICHARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,325.73 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, KELLY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,325.73 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAVID Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $84,325.36 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, MARK W Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $84,325.36 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, CATHERINE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $84,325.36 Date 04/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSOINOS, GREGORY D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $84,325.36 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUISE, KIMLEE Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $84,325.36 Date 08/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, D MICHAEL Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $84,325.36 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, ERIC J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $84,325.36 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, KATHRYN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,325.30 Date 10/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORI, SAMANTHA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,324.94 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFRE, PETER J, III Employer name Albany County Amount $84,324.71 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUZZELLI, JON Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $84,323.77 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CHANCE, PAUL M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,323.50 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMAN, KATRINA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,323.29 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOUR, LAWRENCE T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,323.12 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKORAFOR, NNEDI N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $84,322.98 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, SAMUEL A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,322.80 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGUM, RONALD J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $84,322.75 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMIN, PAUL V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,322.48 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASARE, ABENA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $84,322.04 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TRACEY L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $84,321.78 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWARDOSZ, PHILIP J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $84,321.47 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORME, TAMMY L Employer name Washington County Amount $84,320.59 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYTON, BARBARA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $84,320.46 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, RONALD J, JR Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $84,320.23 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MELANIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,320.18 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIM, MAUREEN A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $84,320.13 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, MAROUN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,320.13 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, STEVEN J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $84,320.04 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBERA, GRIFFITH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,319.07 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LANCE E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $84,318.64 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,318.24 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $84,317.89 Date 10/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, NAJIEB E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,317.89 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $84,316.65 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PAMELA D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $84,316.45 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, GERI L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,316.41 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALVIERI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $84,316.37 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, RICHARD T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,316.25 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BRIAN E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,316.24 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,315.58 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ELSIE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $84,315.11 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, WYATT I Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $84,315.00 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUENAS, KAREN N Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $84,314.97 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENAUER, RYAN L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $84,314.76 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-JEFFERSON, DE ANNA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,314.75 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTAK, KRISTEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,314.73 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELS, KELLY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,314.48 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDO, JONATHAN D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $84,314.35 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BING, CONSTANCE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $84,314.24 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETIZIA, LORRAINE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,314.22 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, MONIQUE N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,313.90 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, KYMA J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,313.21 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIHAILA, DANA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $84,312.84 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ROY J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $84,312.71 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAKOWSKI, HEATHER M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $84,312.65 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRON, THADDEUS L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $84,312.39 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOANN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,312.29 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNS, GARY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,312.25 Date 03/13/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHRASB, BOZORGMEHR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $84,311.69 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $84,311.45 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, IDA A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,310.22 Date 12/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, ALOYSIUS J, JR Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $84,309.74 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS-BRISBANE, MICHELLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,308.99 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEE, DEBORAH R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $84,308.61 Date 10/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLEY, PATRICIA Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $84,308.55 Date 11/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, APRIL R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,308.17 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DRESAR, KENNETH J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $84,308.15 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MARGARET D Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $84,307.08 Date 10/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, VALERIE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $84,306.96 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KATHYRENE M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $84,305.74 Date 03/04/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANGUCCI, LOUIS P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $84,305.64 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, JEFFREY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,305.63 Date 02/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADSTONE, DOUGLAS J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,305.60 Date 04/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, ERIC M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $84,305.18 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECARLO, ASHLEY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,305.13 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSEN, NORMAN J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $84,305.13 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURCA, MARY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,304.99 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, LISA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $84,304.43 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSCHERT, ROBERT Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,303.58 Date 07/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, RICCARDO Employer name Orange County Amount $84,303.43 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KAROL L Employer name Village of Albion Amount $84,303.40 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GITTENS, SEAN J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $84,302.54 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIO, BRANDON J Employer name Erie County Amount $84,302.39 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Amount $84,302.08 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, PAUL W Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $84,301.93 Date 12/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERT, JOHN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,301.53 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERNEY, JOSEPH V Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $84,301.06 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSTER, ROBERT O Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $84,301.06 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System