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 COLLINS, CHIQKENA T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,575.04 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, AARON A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,574.62 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRUNIAK, LORI S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,574.05 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, MARIE Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $81,573.94 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, WILLIAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,573.86 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, STEVEN J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $81,573.60 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, DAVID M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $81,573.06 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, MARK B Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $81,572.40 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYBAR, IDAMARYS Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $81,572.23 Date 06/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESETTE, DANIEL N Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $81,572.11 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFER, FLOYD K Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $81,571.70 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAULA L Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $81,571.50 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAS, MARTA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $81,570.72 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCI, DARCY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $81,570.48 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWENFELS, ANN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $81,569.77 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRITZ, LEWIS S Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $81,569.73 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, MICHAEL J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $81,569.70 Date 04/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLINGER, JAMES E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $81,569.23 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ANTONIO Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $81,569.12 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKULIK, DONALD, JR Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $81,569.08 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, LIAM A Employer name Department of Law Amount $81,568.16 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTREWICZ, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,568.11 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYE, JONATHAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,567.99 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HABER, JEFFREY D Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $81,567.96 Date 01/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, CHARLES, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $81,567.90 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMODOVAR, LISA M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $81,566.85 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-MAJID, KHADIJA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,566.23 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNPHY, KELLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,566.08 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDRACKI, CATHERINE A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $81,565.96 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSIAL, LEON A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,565.79 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, RYAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,565.78 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVIN, GERALD, JR Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $81,565.27 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEIROS, ROBERT M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $81,565.04 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JANE L A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $81,565.01 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTTS, STEVEN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,564.13 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDOWELL, DAVID G Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $81,563.88 Date 01/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARI-ELLEN Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $81,563.79 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, JOHN C Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $81,563.71 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, SEAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,563.16 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHOW, RICHARD T Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,561.54 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMKOWIAK, DEAN J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $81,560.73 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMINGER, JOHN L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $81,560.37 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HNELOSUB, FRED P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,559.10 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RICHARD Employer name Sullivan County Amount $81,558.98 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, DEREK J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $81,558.20 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITTYAVIRAH, SCARIAH T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,558.04 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, WALTER R, JR Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $81,557.45 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, FRANCISCO J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $81,557.39 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, KEVIN L Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $81,557.28 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $81,557.17 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHAEL E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $81,557.07 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEE, KEVIN G Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $81,556.86 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, MICHAEL C Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $81,556.79 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, PAULINE M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $81,556.48 Date 06/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIONE, RONALD F Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $81,555.94 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOMA, WALTER W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $81,555.51 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM AGEDA, MARSHA G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $81,555.50 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,555.44 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAWRENCE A Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $81,555.17 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICK, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,554.50 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICZ, MARY E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,552.53 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JEREMY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,552.18 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CURTIS J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $81,551.76 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, MICHAEL C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $81,551.05 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, STEPHANIE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,550.90 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, DANIEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,550.58 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, VERA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,549.19 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, LORI S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $81,548.98 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FERRERA, DOROTHY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,548.78 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WOUDENBERG, KAITLYN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,548.44 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, WANDA T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $81,548.38 Date 11/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, EDWARD F, III Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $81,548.08 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHALWAL, SUSHIL K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,548.06 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWOSA, CHARLES N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,548.06 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISAREVA, YELENA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,548.06 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, ROBERT T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $81,548.06 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DEBRA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,548.06 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUPMAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $81,548.06 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, ASHLEY M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,547.98 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIPIETRO, JOSEPH A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $81,547.43 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,547.43 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAN, JIAN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,547.43 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, NIURKA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,547.43 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOWNIAK, KATHERINE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,547.07 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEW, RONALD E Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $81,546.33 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINICOZZI, PHILIP J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $81,546.23 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, BRENDA M Employer name Broome County Amount $81,545.41 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, JEFFERY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,545.40 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALTO, OCTAVIO Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $81,544.89 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,544.59 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFAKIS, DIMITRIOS J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,544.13 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DENNIS W Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $81,543.67 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, STEVEN M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $81,543.48 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFRAM, SHAWN D Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $81,542.31 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLINTOCK, JEFF B Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $81,542.15 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENZA, SUSAN C Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $81,542.10 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,541.28 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, RAQQUYAH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $81,540.50 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUE, MARK J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,539.83 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIMOTHY E Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $81,539.78 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System