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 ERIKSEN, KENT G Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $83,737.31 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTZMINGER, KYEILLA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,737.17 Date 11/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, FENWICK W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $83,736.48 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONETTI, MATTHEW E Employer name Allegany County Amount $83,736.34 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, ROBERT R Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $83,736.04 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, JAMES M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $83,735.74 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PORE, ACHILLES Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,735.56 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, YVES R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,735.28 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, RENWICK A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,734.59 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ANDREW J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $83,734.29 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLATCHLEY, TIMOTHY G Employer name Clinton County Amount $83,734.21 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, MAGDALENE A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $83,733.13 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, MATTHEW F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,732.81 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $83,732.64 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILOT, MARIE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,732.13 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDEMAN, KEITH E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $83,732.07 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVERETTE, CHRIS R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,732.04 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, BARBARA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,731.52 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYSZAK, BRIAN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $83,731.28 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT S Employer name City of Troy Amount $83,731.19 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRABENDER, MARIA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $83,731.08 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, ETIEN X Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,730.13 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMENE, GEORGE T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $83,729.25 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI QUINZIO, GIORDANO T Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $83,729.21 Date 12/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREST, ELLEN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,729.14 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $83,729.05 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATURA, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $83,729.03 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, WEN JUAN Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $83,728.85 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, CATHERINE A Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $83,728.77 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, LUIS A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $83,727.81 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, HUDSON Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,727.56 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKERE, FINNIAN U Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $83,727.56 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKENOVICH, ALEXANDRA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,727.40 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLL, JAMES A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $83,726.93 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTTO, JASON R Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,726.55 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SUKHDIP Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,725.70 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOAN E Employer name Department of Law Amount $83,725.40 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, GARY D Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $83,724.94 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLES, RICHARD B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $83,724.23 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE E Employer name Village of Northport Amount $83,723.68 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCHER, ANNETTE T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,723.53 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, KENNETH F Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $83,723.35 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETROV, ZLATKO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $83,723.17 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, KELLY G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $83,723.03 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMARI, ANDREW K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,722.98 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREA, DUBARY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,722.70 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTOVANI, ELISSA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,722.44 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, LARRY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,722.14 Date 10/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKANE, LORETTA HARRIS Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,722.03 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLNIAK, RENEE M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $83,722.02 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUINO, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,721.78 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MICHAEL Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $83,721.64 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, ANDREW M Employer name Allegany County Amount $83,721.50 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DAVID P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $83,720.82 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTON, FRED M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,720.42 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YERKS, DONNA A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $83,720.36 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, MICHAEL A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $83,720.05 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, ANDREW E Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,719.95 Date 01/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AULETTA, EMILY L Employer name Department of Law Amount $83,719.21 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFOS, EVDOKIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,718.60 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARABY, CURTIS A Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $83,718.00 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOVEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $83,717.90 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, SHERI E Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,716.88 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FULVIO, CASEY J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $83,716.38 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOGT, DARREN F Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,716.35 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARING, JASON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,716.09 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGARS, LEWIS A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,715.77 Date 05/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGRO, JOSHUA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,714.75 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPADONIA, MARK L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,714.67 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, ANTHONY S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $83,714.60 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKA, STANISLAWA B Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $83,713.87 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGALETTI, JOSEPH J Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $83,713.42 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, LOUIS F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $83,713.27 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABARNO, ROBERT M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,712.91 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEGARI, KAREN D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,712.91 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORM, GEORGE V Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,712.91 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING-MC MORROW, COLLEEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,712.91 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREITLEIN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,712.91 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, EDWARD J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,712.91 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYTH, RAYMOND V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,712.91 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,712.91 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, DAVID W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,712.91 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISCIANO, PAUL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,712.91 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, EDMUND W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $83,712.91 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFONE, CRAIG M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $83,712.91 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLEAN, TERESA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,712.91 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZER, ARTHUR M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,712.91 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JAMES W Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,712.91 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, PETER J Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,712.86 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LORRAINE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $83,712.58 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICI, RICHARD B Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $83,712.55 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, KENNY L Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $83,712.39 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COSTANZO-BIANCHI, ANGELA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,711.81 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASO, KATHLEEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,710.78 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPETIELLO, LUCIAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,710.38 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JASON J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $83,709.66 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG-NELSON, OLIVENE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,709.00 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, CAROLLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $83,708.98 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYEWUMI, ALBERT I Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $83,708.70 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERT, DONALD D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,707.97 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System