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 GLENN, KENNETH K, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $82,139.56 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMSY, ROCHELLE R Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $82,139.46 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILYARD, AMANDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,139.10 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $82,139.04 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZ, DOUGLAS W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,138.96 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, LAURA Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,138.61 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RUTH S Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $82,138.11 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRDAR, DWARKA Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $82,137.63 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLISKEY, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $82,137.58 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, YVETTE M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,137.55 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, YVONNE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,137.40 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOANE, DANA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $82,135.99 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, BRUCE D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,134.74 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, MARK B Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,134.74 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LISA C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,134.74 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KENNEDY S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $82,134.74 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOELLER, ANDREW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,134.74 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, HAROLD A Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,134.74 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, THOMAS M Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,134.74 Date 11/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERBERG, STEVEN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,134.74 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JASON A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,134.74 Date 09/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, SUSAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,134.74 Date 08/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCICCHITANO, MARY F L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,134.74 Date 04/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DENNIS W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,134.74 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,134.74 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEL, JOHN R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,134.74 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, MARY C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,134.74 Date 04/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, JUDITH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $82,134.74 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, JESSIE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,134.24 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, GREGORY A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $82,133.60 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MARIANNE Employer name Greene County Amount $82,133.60 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINCASA, PHYLLIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,132.60 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JAMES H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,132.60 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TYRONE Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $82,131.99 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDOR, DIANNE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,131.88 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UVYN, ROGER F, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,131.88 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINLEY-PORTER, TANIA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,131.88 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, DIANNE G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,131.88 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBACH, MARIE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,131.88 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, MARY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,131.88 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, MAXINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,130.81 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMEZIE, ISRAEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $82,130.74 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGSEN, CLARENCE T Employer name Chenango County Amount $82,130.31 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRIAN T Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $82,130.23 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VERONICA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $82,129.99 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, DANIEL L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $82,129.71 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, LA TOYA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,129.47 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESSARIO, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $82,129.24 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, SHEILYNE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $82,129.09 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, HARRY R, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,128.98 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLE, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $82,128.97 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JAMES L, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $82,128.80 Date 08/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDLEY, GEORGE T Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,128.07 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, PATRICIA ANN NATALIE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,127.96 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, GRANT T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,127.64 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,127.40 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DONNA G Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $82,127.00 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOTT, DAVID B Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $82,125.68 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $82,125.39 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGARZONE, DOMENIC Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $82,124.93 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKELMYER, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,124.02 Date 04/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOS, MARIA G Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $82,123.92 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, PETER H Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $82,123.73 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIANO, JOSEPH G Employer name City of Rome Amount $82,122.87 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONKIEWICZ, PRZEMYSLAW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,122.64 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $82,122.40 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALMA, STEVEN J Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $82,121.73 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ROBERT G Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $82,121.62 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,121.58 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSHON, JUSTIN B Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,121.50 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARKINS, THOMAS J Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $82,121.44 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEITMAN, JOHN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,121.19 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMENDOLA, BRIAN S Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $82,121.17 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRZAN, JOHN R, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,120.56 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FULIO, JAMES A Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $82,120.33 Date 07/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOGUL, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,120.24 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACQUILANO, DANIEL K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,119.59 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, DAVID P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,119.49 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYACINTH, MARTINA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,119.48 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKOUSKI, GREGORY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,119.32 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, STEVEN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,118.90 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, GREGORY J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $82,117.99 Date 06/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTRANDREA, PIETRO Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $82,117.81 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN C Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $82,116.92 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, THOMAS J Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $82,116.67 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSMAN, YULIYA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,115.99 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MARIO G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,115.76 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, LOURDES Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,115.18 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPONT, BRIAN P Employer name Chemung County Amount $82,114.97 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SANDRA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $82,114.94 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINLUAN, AURELIO F, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,114.46 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LIZETTE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $82,113.14 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EVELYN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $82,112.57 Date 07/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITARO, HELEN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $82,112.00 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LISA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $82,111.50 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERSO, FRANCISCA T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,111.23 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOEY, RUSSELL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,110.80 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ACHILLE Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $82,110.62 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JOHN B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,110.10 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLINO, FREDERICK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,110.06 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System