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 KAZMIERSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,823.56 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCAZAR, GWENDOLYN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,823.39 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, SARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,822.60 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAYNE, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,822.04 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLA, ANTHONY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,821.94 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, JAIME Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $81,821.86 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOROS, JAYME S Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $81,821.61 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINBERG, JOEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $81,821.48 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARCOVA, REBECCA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $81,821.33 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTZ, ROSEMARIE Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,821.26 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, LORI M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $81,821.06 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BENTLEY S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $81,820.61 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILIERO-KINDERMAN, ALLISON M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $81,819.65 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, RITA A Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $81,819.42 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, GIOVANNI Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $81,819.14 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, GREGORY S Employer name Village of Medina Amount $81,818.80 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REVELLESE, ROBERT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,818.77 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, KATHLEEN I Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,818.61 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINATALE, JULIA Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $81,818.56 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELTE, BARRY G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,817.57 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, SIRAJUL I Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,817.57 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, MEHBOOBUR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,817.57 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIX, THOMAS W Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,817.57 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOCELYN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,817.57 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, EVA D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,817.57 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMAN, RICHARD K Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,817.57 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNSER, NICOLE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $81,817.53 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, DARRELL D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $81,816.69 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, MARTIN P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $81,816.62 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATUSCH, CRAIG P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,816.57 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAY, DENISE B Employer name Erie County Amount $81,816.16 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARUNIAK, STEFANIA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $81,816.12 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERAZZOLI, DANIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,816.01 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CARYN S Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $81,815.83 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JARVON Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $81,815.25 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAHAN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $81,815.13 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, SEAN T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $81,815.07 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, VENETIA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,814.46 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JAMES L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $81,814.22 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVUOLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,813.86 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, JOHN A Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $81,813.67 Date 12/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIN, JEFFREY D Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $81,813.60 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, JOHN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,813.42 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, ROBERT M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,812.91 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, HOWARD M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,812.91 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CHARLES G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $81,812.91 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEGAN, DENNIS M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,812.91 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLAM, LAWRENCE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,812.91 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVAC, JOSEPH J, III Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,812.91 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDEL, LISA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $81,812.72 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, PATRICIA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,812.50 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ERIN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,812.50 Date 02/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JILL M Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,812.50 Date 10/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JAMES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,812.50 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, ADAM B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $81,812.50 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, KIM Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $81,812.15 Date 10/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOHER, NICHOLAS A Employer name Village of Bergen Amount $81,812.08 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITKA, DOUGLAS J, SR Employer name Erie County Amount $81,811.78 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VNOOK, STANLEY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,811.66 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BUFF, ROBERT A Employer name Greene County Amount $81,811.45 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, RAQUEL M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,811.19 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $81,811.06 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, ROY B Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,811.05 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, DANIEL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $81,811.02 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JUAN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $81,811.02 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALABURKA, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $81,810.82 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ETHAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,810.59 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, VANESSA A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $81,810.09 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, STEVEN J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $81,809.51 Date 02/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, RICHARD O Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,809.17 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GABRIELLE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,809.13 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGER, BRIAN K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $81,809.12 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROEH, PELISA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,809.12 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILYAYEV, DANIEL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $81,808.47 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ARIEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,808.42 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOULD, MICHELLE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $81,808.41 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VICTOR D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,807.82 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOURLIOTIS, CHRISTINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,807.42 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBERG, CHRISTIAN F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,807.04 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHOFF, MATTHEW C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $81,807.04 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MELISSA Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,807.04 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MARK F Employer name Broome County Amount $81,806.61 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYREE, KAHIL D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $81,806.57 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEK, SARAH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,806.14 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, ELAINE M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $81,806.09 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, PAUL K Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $81,806.04 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBILLA, NANCY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,805.80 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, MAKERA D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,805.61 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, JAMES R Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $81,805.47 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, STEPHEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $81,805.09 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SHIRLEY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $81,804.71 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SHAMEEKA L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $81,803.81 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOZWIAK, KAMIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,803.53 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUFF, SEAN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $81,803.41 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, PEGGY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $81,803.01 Date 03/19/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $81,802.56 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, CRAIG K Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $81,802.55 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JESSE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,802.29 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLUNGUS, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,801.07 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,801.03 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System