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 FALL, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $82,874.06 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $82,874.06 Date 02/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES F Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $82,874.06 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLISS, MICHAEL M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $82,874.06 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMCHUK, JEREMY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,874.01 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRELL, PHILLIP Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,873.42 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, CURTIS R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $82,873.09 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNI, NICHOLAS P, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,872.92 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPEY, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $82,872.86 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, HEATHER M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,871.69 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, PATRICK E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $82,871.03 Date 05/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, PATRECIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,870.43 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, RAVIN N Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $82,870.31 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MRIJAJ, LISA Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,869.98 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRUGIA, CHARLES E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $82,868.03 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIHY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $82,867.77 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASTROM, H VICTOR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,867.17 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTTENBERGER, JOHN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,867.00 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, JOYCE M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,866.99 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, CARLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,866.61 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DENISE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $82,865.96 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLAPIANO, NICHOLAS F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,865.85 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMANN, PETER L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,865.77 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, BRIAN E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $82,865.50 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, JOHN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,865.31 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, LISA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $82,865.29 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MARY E Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $82,865.29 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLIK, PAUL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $82,864.68 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, BRUCE J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,864.63 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROETER, FRANK W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,864.42 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, JANNA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $82,864.07 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, YUK YIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,863.58 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSETTE, PAUL J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $82,863.54 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINO, EDWARD Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $82,863.21 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDROSIGLIO, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,863.00 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, CHARLENE D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $82,862.33 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURO, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,860.59 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KIMBERLY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,859.46 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, JANET R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $82,859.06 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCOLILLO-SOTO, GINA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,858.85 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULZBERGER, PENNY I Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $82,858.46 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, RICHARD P Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $82,857.77 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANFORD, DONALD D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,857.12 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKROSKZNIK, MICHAEL D Employer name Chemung County Amount $82,856.72 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMKUIL, JACK Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,856.24 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDALDI, KIM M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,856.11 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUIR, JAMES E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $82,855.13 Date 12/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERBUSH, MAUREEN VICKNER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $82,855.05 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITE, LISA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,854.73 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Utica Amount $82,854.06 Date 03/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, TODD A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,853.76 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBITT, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $82,853.04 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BONNIE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,852.10 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELYEA, PETER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,852.10 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, JOCELYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,852.10 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHIRLYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,852.10 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIGILIO, PAUL Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,851.67 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZTABA, DAVID A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $82,851.59 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAGLIA, PATRICIA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,851.53 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, RAYMOND R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $82,851.49 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,851.42 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCERO, JULIE A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,851.18 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,850.40 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, STUART A Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $82,850.40 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, STACEY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,850.30 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, THOMAS H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $82,850.10 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORNE, JOHANNE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,848.97 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, DANIEL S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,848.84 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, JOHN T, III Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $82,848.52 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULICK, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $82,848.33 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, ANDREA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $82,847.43 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYER, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Evans Amount $82,847.07 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GADSBY SHULTZ, REBECCA G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,846.87 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER-ROBERTS, TONJA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,846.78 Date 02/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, LE ROY J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,846.65 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCI, KELLY A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $82,845.72 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALSKY, RICHARD V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $82,845.56 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, DENNIS G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $82,845.47 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALEPA, SHAWN J Employer name Tioga County Amount $82,844.79 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOAZAMI, SANDRA J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $82,844.43 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, SUSAN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,843.77 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPSKI, WAYNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,843.70 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, DONNA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,843.65 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, BRIAN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,843.01 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDELL, DEANNE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $82,842.49 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSACHINER, PAUL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,842.49 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, JORGE R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $82,841.66 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINBECK, SHANNON L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,839.55 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELLIOT E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,839.27 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, LESLIE A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,838.99 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, SUSAN D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,838.76 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHARLES G Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $82,838.51 Date 05/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGERSON, RONALD D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $82,838.48 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Auburn Amount $82,838.45 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADRID, CHARLES N Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $82,838.42 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MARY JO Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $82,837.61 Date 11/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIVAS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $82,837.54 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, EILEEN M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $82,837.43 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMER, AMY K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,837.26 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELL, JASON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,836.67 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System