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 WILARY, CHRISTA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,846.89 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLODGETT, KENDRICK Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,846.69 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, GREGORY J Employer name Warren County Amount $83,846.33 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILBY, KRISTOFFER R Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $83,846.15 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $83,845.93 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHEILA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,845.50 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VIGNE, STEPHEN E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $83,845.38 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, DONNA A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,844.31 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICK-WALLER, DARLENE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,844.06 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, MAUREEN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $83,843.91 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, COURTNEY L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $83,843.86 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, DANIEL E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $83,842.32 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLETTA, JOANNE C Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $83,842.09 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, DANA J Employer name Columbia County Amount $83,841.85 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISURACA, DONALD Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $83,841.81 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYSNACK, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $83,841.42 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUILLACIOTI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,841.11 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, SANDRA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,840.87 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, THOMAS M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $83,840.02 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLONE, MICHELE Employer name Village of Harrison Amount $83,838.92 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYTON, MARGARET A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,838.55 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, ELWIN D Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $83,838.22 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRETTA, MELISSA S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $83,838.04 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, DAVID R Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $83,837.88 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, WILLIE, JR Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $83,837.86 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL HIJAZIN, SALEM A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,837.83 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $83,837.74 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADERTSCHER, BARBI L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $83,837.31 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WILLIAM M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $83,837.10 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPLER, TAMATHA C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $83,836.76 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHAGEN, ROBERT E Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,836.55 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORIOLO, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,836.30 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKLIN, SIMON A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, STEPHEN B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISAR, STEPHEN JOSEPH DOYLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASOLDT, ADAM V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BARBARA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVENGER, STEVEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSSON, T HENRIK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, ANDREW J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, DAVID S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,836.29 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTARI, NI MADE S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $83,836.29 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHANI, KAREN J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $83,836.29 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, BRIAN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,836.29 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESSLER, KATHRYN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,836.29 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,836.29 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, VELMA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $83,836.29 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINANSMITH, MICHAEL D Employer name Education Department Amount $83,836.29 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHN, SEUNG S Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,836.29 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENIA, EILEENE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $83,836.29 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNONE, KIMBERLY E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $83,836.29 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUS, KAZIMIERA M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $83,836.29 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, COLLEEN P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $83,836.29 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, MARIE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $83,836.29 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPIANO, C ANTHONY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $83,836.29 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSPAN, MELANIE B Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $83,836.29 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEEDIE, BETSY M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $83,836.29 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGHE, YI-YUN L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,836.29 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $83,836.29 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, KARISA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $83,836.29 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDON, SHANE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,836.17 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, JOHN H, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $83,836.14 Date 12/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THALER, DARYL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,836.09 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATOLA, MARC D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $83,835.59 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $83,835.56 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, DANIEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,834.95 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, ERIC W Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,834.29 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, ABRAHAM K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $83,833.96 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ALLISON L Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $83,833.00 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, JOSHUA N Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,832.95 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $83,832.47 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANION, KIMBERLY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,832.22 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINKMAN, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,832.09 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLOMETZ, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,831.80 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ANDREW T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,831.36 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROCCOLI, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,831.24 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, JOSHUA D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,831.17 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,830.57 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOMEO, ROSALIE M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $83,830.14 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENENBERG, JOSHUA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,830.00 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANES, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $83,829.91 Date 01/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTECALVO, MARISA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,829.62 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, MARIE E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,829.59 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,829.56 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA D Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $83,829.08 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAE, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,828.58 Date 10/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ERNEST W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $83,828.33 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORUBCAN, ASHLEY D Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $83,828.17 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEINKOPF, CINDY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,827.77 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LISA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,827.77 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, DEBORAH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,827.77 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUERBACH, JEANNE D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,827.77 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKO, JOSEPH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,827.77 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULATI, JAGAN N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,827.77 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADALUPE, JULIE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,827.77 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBEL, ROBERT A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,827.77 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEVAS, ROBERT M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $83,827.77 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System