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 SOUTHWOOD-SMITH, ANNETTE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $82,976.74 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAVANT, MARY T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,976.51 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIOCI, MICHAEL N Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,976.42 Date 07/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROFF, PETER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,975.65 Date 07/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAMON A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $82,975.22 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, LAWRENCE F, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $82,974.57 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, DONALD Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $82,974.45 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCERI, ANNMARIE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $82,973.74 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADDIS, MAUREEN E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $82,973.25 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SEAN P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,972.27 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWKA, HEATH M Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $82,971.88 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAISON, EVA B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $82,971.84 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, RONG Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,971.82 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOGGIA, FRANK Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $82,971.82 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, RALPH B Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $82,971.72 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAMP, KIMBERLY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,970.77 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAESI, JAMES W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,970.41 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWIATOCHA, DONALD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,970.20 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIUTO, DONALD A Employer name City of Rome Amount $82,970.15 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROBERT P Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $82,969.87 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPE, DAVID R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, WENDY L Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $82,969.41 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILICOSKI, HOLLY L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, JULIANNE B Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, MARY L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LAURA A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, JUDITH M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, LETITIA L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMULLEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERBY, LISA M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANS, BARBARA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, MARY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, STACEY E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, PATRICIA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JAMES E, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DIANA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LORI S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, ARAINA C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARE, LAURIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN LANT, SUSAN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 04/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, LISA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDELL-OBENAUER, CHERYL L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, CHRIS P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, MARY E COFFEY Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, DEBORAH K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARGE, TRICIA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISENCHEK, CATHERINE J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CATHY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, IRENE R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBEE, CARRA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, DEBORAH R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, LAURIE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA BELLA, PAULA R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, LISA E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEIM, PATRICE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LOVE B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, MARY T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, JON C, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, SARAH G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, MARY ANNE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY-SARRATORI, TARI ANN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VANESSA V Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, JANE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATHEARN, MARYLOU Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL-OWENS, MICHELE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANDREA C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,969.41 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTUDILLO, STACY M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,969.41 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENZI, LAUREN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,969.41 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOCKER, DAWN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,969.41 Date 12/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUELE, TINA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,969.41 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINI, ANTHONY J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,969.35 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JANEAN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,969.28 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNIETTIS, NATALIE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $82,968.69 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADKOWSKA, MONIKA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,968.00 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERS, MICHAEL A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $82,967.14 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, JOHN C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $82,966.90 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DANIEL B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $82,966.51 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHEL, TERESA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,966.16 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULEWICZ, DINA M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $82,966.00 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LYDIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,965.69 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, RACHEL M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,964.92 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, MICHAEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,964.54 Date 05/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DONETTE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,964.05 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREI, RONALD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $82,964.02 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVALAS, ROMANA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,963.90 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAGISI, PASQUALE Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $82,963.48 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, MICHELLE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,963.13 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, BRIAN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $82,962.78 Date 07/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $82,962.68 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, GEORGE F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,962.61 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $82,961.84 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERLY, STEVEN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,961.06 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, TERRANCE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $82,960.80 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROSA, JOSEPH G Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $82,960.49 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JASON J Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $82,960.48 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, TAMMY J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,959.91 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, STEPHANIE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,959.81 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASEK, JASON F Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,959.66 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, GREGORY E Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $82,959.59 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAVIGLIA, JOSEPH V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $82,959.27 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System