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 HALEY, DENISE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,274.82 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUNNI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $84,274.72 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KOY, ANDREA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $84,273.60 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLARD-MARSHALL, BERNETI Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $84,273.45 Date 08/02/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALEPINSKI, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $84,273.30 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MIO, JOHN M Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $84,273.13 Date 10/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN NEIL, ANITA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $84,273.02 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, LAWRENCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $84,272.48 Date 07/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,272.21 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMAN, SHELDAN S Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $84,272.19 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLACH, RALPH M Employer name Town of Evans Amount $84,272.06 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CULLOR, SANDRA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,271.97 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, SHAWN P Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $84,271.42 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, SHAWN C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,270.78 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGLUND, DANIEL W Employer name Village of Tuxedo Park Amount $84,270.10 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERU, ROSANNA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,270.09 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKOFIO-SOWAH, THEOPHILUS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,270.01 Date 02/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEB-MEVORACH, JUDITH R Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $84,269.97 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, ELLEN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,268.33 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK, KELLEY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,267.35 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, KELLY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,266.94 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $84,266.64 Date 05/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIGNON, WILLIAM M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $84,265.97 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, PATRICK J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $84,265.84 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSE, MARK F Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $84,265.78 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAROS, BARBARA E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $84,265.73 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADEO, SHEVANAND Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $84,265.48 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARON, JOHN W Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $84,265.47 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, STEPHEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $84,264.37 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, RALPH J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,263.70 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, DAVID C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $84,263.62 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHANIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,263.46 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,263.43 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELSOHN, SCOTT I Employer name Department of Law Amount $84,263.32 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KENT A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $84,262.97 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUOMO, MARIO Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,262.85 Date 10/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANFANLINO, KEVIN G Employer name Nesconset Fire District Amount $84,262.74 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUISH, DONALD S Employer name Essex County Amount $84,262.59 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKORSKI, MATTHEW R Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,262.40 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPWOOD, PATRICK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,262.22 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TETRO, DAWN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,262.12 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, JOHN C Employer name Village of Tuxedo Park Amount $84,261.50 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZURNICKI, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,261.22 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, DOUGLAS S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 12/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWL-KING, CHARLIE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA-SILVA TELLA, ANNE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARGARET E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, TIMOTHY G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATERLE, KATHLEEN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENRICK, MARY KAY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORTA, PHILIP F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 05/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JOAN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKELY, KARA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, THADDEUS S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, SANDRA J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 06/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORBER, ANGELA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDINGER, JOHN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDAME, WILLARD H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 03/05/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDELOGT, MARY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,261.14 Date 02/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIO, JENNIFER K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,260.93 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTO, NANCY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,260.84 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIGHAN, CAROL A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,260.81 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREARTON, MARGARET A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $84,260.66 Date 10/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, KAREN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $84,260.27 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEVARGUIZE, SUSY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,259.47 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, TERESA M Employer name Albany County Amount $84,258.05 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITURRALDE-BRIONES, ANNA LIZA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,257.79 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLEY, DAVID C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,257.50 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THELEN, LUCY A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $84,257.43 Date 11/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VREELAND, DAVID N Employer name Erie County Amount $84,257.42 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, DONNA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,256.97 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENCE, TRACY H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,256.35 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, SCOTT Employer name Greene County Amount $84,256.18 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Housing Authority Amount $84,256.12 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, TOMMASO Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $84,255.61 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMANUS, MAUREEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,255.40 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, THERESE A Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $84,255.30 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHTAR, URFAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $84,255.13 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIOLO, CHERYL L Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $84,254.96 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCHIA, MICHAEL T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $84,254.76 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHER, MARK R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $84,254.55 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINGTON, DEAN T Employer name Oneida County Amount $84,254.39 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARA, MARGUERITE Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $84,254.22 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $84,253.61 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, CYRIL H, JR Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $84,253.55 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATERRIGO, PHILIP A Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $84,253.06 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANDELA, JOHN S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,252.90 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JON-ERIK H Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $84,252.49 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, COREY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $84,251.72 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSAIO, REGINA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,250.74 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KAREN S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $84,250.40 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, MARCIA C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,249.61 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, MICHAEL S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $84,249.43 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, ALEXANDER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,248.86 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALBACH, SARAH E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,248.71 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANO, MICHAEL E, IV Employer name Albany County Amount $84,248.05 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, JAMES E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,248.05 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, NICHOLE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,247.32 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, WILLIAM F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $84,247.31 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System