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 MAGRANE, MURIEL K Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,795.11 Date 09/01/1956 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERE, AMUSA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,794.34 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, DIONE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $82,794.15 Date 07/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, GERARDO E Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,794.07 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCHEID-ANDERSEN, LAURIE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $82,793.15 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIE, BRIAN S Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $82,792.92 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, TINA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $82,792.15 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORMEL, ANNMARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,791.86 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, LAURIE SPRAGUE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $82,791.47 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, BARBARA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,791.20 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEY, JASON Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $82,790.88 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ERIC A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $82,790.07 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER-O'DELL, LINDA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,789.99 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANELLO, LISA O Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,789.92 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRABER, LOIS J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $82,789.48 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, CHARLES R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $82,789.38 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERO, GARY R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,789.30 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MEGHAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,789.06 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYKHUN, ALINA Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $82,788.57 Date 06/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, DOUGLAS A, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $82,788.50 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COADY, TARA L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $82,787.77 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLEY, MARGARET F Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $82,787.35 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLA, SCOTT K Employer name Niagara County Amount $82,786.91 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, PATRICIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $82,786.47 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, MEGAN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,786.18 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBELIS, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $82,785.68 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, TROY M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $82,785.40 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAP, EUGENE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,785.32 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, HEATHER L Employer name Orange County Amount $82,785.18 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMIERY, BARBARA A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $82,785.03 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLIER, SUSAN E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,783.84 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, GEORGE R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,783.71 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURTWRIGHT, SEANEAN C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $82,783.35 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAUGHTON, JAMES Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,782.98 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCIERI, DANIEL T Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $82,782.85 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, ALEXIS Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,782.71 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, BENJAMIN B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,782.50 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TABER, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $82,782.14 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, AMY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $82,781.58 Date 06/23/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JULIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,781.48 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, TRACY J Employer name Hamilton County Amount $82,781.28 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, BARBARA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,781.16 Date 01/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMES, MATTHEW R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $82,780.85 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOSE, SONI Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,780.60 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, YADIRA L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $82,780.41 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSING, JILL Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $82,780.32 Date 08/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PIERRO, JOSEPH R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,779.85 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, HERMINA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,778.61 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, JANET Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,778.50 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, CHEWANDA F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $82,778.23 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCK, WILLIAM P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $82,777.98 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURAN, RAVIN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $82,777.92 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARON, DAVID S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,777.26 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,777.21 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAVID Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $82,777.18 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, ARIC K Employer name Village of Albion Amount $82,776.26 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKENS, HARRIET J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,776.11 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDO, JOSEPH R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $82,775.96 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERIBONIS, DIANNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,775.80 Date 04/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, DAVID W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $82,775.69 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, PAOLO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,775.63 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STIO, MARK Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $82,775.58 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MICHAEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $82,774.89 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, BIJU Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,774.69 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, MICHELLE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,774.66 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EGENES, LINDA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,774.48 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, DALE L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $82,774.05 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSHAW, GERALD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,773.98 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RALPH B, JR Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $82,773.88 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIRALL, SARA R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,772.83 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH, SHARESE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,771.69 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDDALL, JUSTIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,771.28 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINESLING, LINDA J Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $82,770.04 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACEVSKI, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,769.42 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZBERG, TIMOTHY J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $82,769.41 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE YAW, JEROME H Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $82,769.16 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIVAL, EVELYNE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $82,769.01 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KATHY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $82,768.45 Date 10/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, SHAUN P Employer name City of Rome Amount $82,768.10 Date 09/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUDISCO, ALBERT A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $82,767.98 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORACE, REGINALD L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $82,767.13 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCE, LOURDES Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,766.54 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, RICHARD E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $82,766.00 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,765.85 Date 10/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZANOWSKI, ELIZABETH Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $82,765.70 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, ROSEMAY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,765.02 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELLI, JEFFREY Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $82,764.89 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVATA, LEONARD V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $82,764.79 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, TRAVIS R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $82,763.22 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, RONALD D Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,762.57 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWKO, SETH A Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $82,762.55 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISI, NICOLE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,762.21 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALECEK, JENNIFER M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $82,762.15 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRADLEY H Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $82,761.56 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, WALTER N, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,761.56 Date 06/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, LINH N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,761.18 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JOHN H Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $82,761.12 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, JEFFREY R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,760.99 Date 06/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRISON, KHYL T Employer name Rockland County Amount $82,760.06 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KENNETH L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,759.87 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System