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 CALABRO, MARY K Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,803.50 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, DAVID A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,803.50 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $83,802.87 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMENI, DANIELLE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $83,802.81 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, DENNIS M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $83,802.60 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SEAN P Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,802.48 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROFINO, DAMIEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,801.98 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, SUNG SIL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,801.86 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, LAUREN M Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $83,801.85 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHTYL, SCOTT R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,801.83 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACEY, NICHELLE S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,801.20 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, PETER G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,801.19 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, ANDREW J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,801.07 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIGAJ, DAWN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,800.84 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINT, DEREK L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $83,799.61 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, LYNDSAY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,799.21 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLKERTS, WILLIAM H Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $83,798.89 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENIUK, JERZY Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $83,798.35 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CANDACE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,798.06 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIM, HAE SUN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,797.56 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, EMMANUEL P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $83,797.46 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRADLEY J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $83,797.26 Date 07/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUSER, JILL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,796.40 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIC N, JR Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $83,796.31 Date 01/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, AMANDA C Employer name Delaware County Amount $83,796.08 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNINGTON, CHARLES S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $83,795.20 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, RYANG HUI Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $83,794.66 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEMCKE, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $83,794.66 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHIJA, VIJAY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,794.50 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BERNADETTE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,794.40 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHEILA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,794.40 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, SEAN P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $83,794.10 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, MICHELLE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,793.97 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERING, ROBERT H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,793.10 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRCHAU, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $83,792.85 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGG, TIMOTHY R Employer name Chemung County Amount $83,792.84 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, WALTER R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $83,792.47 Date 09/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZOWAY, JOSEPH L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $83,792.06 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEK, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,791.93 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOREALE, FRANK E Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $83,791.86 Date 02/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAME, NANCY K Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $83,791.72 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JIMSON K Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $83,791.40 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MICHAEL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,791.19 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, BRIAN T Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $83,790.82 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILYE, DAVID R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,790.19 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMUHLY, THOMAS Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $83,789.98 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, RACHEL E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,789.48 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, LARISA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,788.96 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESER, SUSAN S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $83,788.79 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACK, LISA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $83,788.57 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, VICTORIA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,788.55 Date 04/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPF, JAMES D Employer name Education Department Amount $83,788.33 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, JAMES E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $83,788.17 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, WENDY L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,787.61 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SHAWN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $83,787.30 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, MARTIN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $83,787.00 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, CAROLYN B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,786.54 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, LORRAINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $83,786.41 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, GEORGE E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $83,786.01 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, SHANE W Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $83,785.89 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOLL, JUDITH M Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $83,785.71 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DALE S Employer name Oneida County Amount $83,785.29 Date 09/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, HOLLY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,785.12 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ALLISON L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $83,784.70 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LUKE H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,784.14 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, MEGAN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $83,783.40 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEK, JOHN L Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $83,783.10 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGERSON, GERALD W, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $83,782.74 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINI, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,782.58 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, RICHARD N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,782.39 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAR, KYLE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,781.00 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAGISTRIS, TIMOTHY B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,780.73 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LISA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,780.59 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, ROBERT Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $83,780.29 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, DIANNE E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $83,778.01 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, JOHN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $83,777.81 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, LINDA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $83,777.04 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MICHELLE Y Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $83,776.45 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUB, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, JAMES J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGOLLA, DAVID W Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOHN T Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ROBERT E Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARAZZI-FUTIA, BERNADETTE Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY, CAROLE A Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 02/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGOLD, STEVEN E Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $83,775.85 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASINELLA, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Ida Amount $83,775.21 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNET, DAVID G Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $83,775.02 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTY, RICKY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $83,774.57 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGOTTI, PAUL F, JR Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $83,774.50 Date 02/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSICOTT, JOHN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $83,774.43 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, LUCILLE N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,774.33 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, GEORGE N Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $83,774.07 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JENIFER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,773.76 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAROL O Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $83,773.31 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, RICHARD A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,772.75 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, MATTHEW J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $83,772.22 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHO, WILLIAM A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,772.22 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, ANNA R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,771.95 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System