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 KOPPOS, WILLIAM B Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $81,328.54 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOVSKY, ZIPPORAH B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,327.34 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCAMPO, LOUIS A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,327.30 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETAWO, GRACE Y Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,326.83 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARABAUGH, MARY CLAIRE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,326.72 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, HENRIETTA F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,326.50 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTITO, ROBERT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,326.42 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $81,326.28 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, GERALD C, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $81,325.53 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERT, DAVID L Employer name Erie County Amount $81,325.06 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, DIANE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,324.71 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARLESS, DEMOVIA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,324.41 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $81,324.28 Date 02/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATLEY, WALTER T Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,324.25 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,324.04 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKOR, ADOLPHUS N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,323.99 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, TIMOTHY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,323.64 Date 03/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, ALEXANDRA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,323.42 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MILTO, PAUL Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $81,323.32 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, EILEEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,323.15 Date 08/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ALYSSA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,323.08 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRANCE, JOSHUA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,322.96 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, DEXTER T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $81,322.77 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MAYA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $81,322.76 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKSO, BRIAN R Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $81,322.73 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIERA, DANIEL K Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $81,322.62 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUCHYNSKAS, BRIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,322.50 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAS FAIAS, JOHN Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,321.87 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUYLER, CHERYL A Employer name Lewis County Amount $81,321.25 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JAMES E, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $81,321.02 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $81,320.89 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHAM, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $81,320.44 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCBRIDE, JOSEPH F, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $81,320.12 Date 09/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, BERNARD M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $81,320.05 Date 08/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY- CLAPS, MARY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,319.96 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENESES-DUARTE, ANTONIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,319.64 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRER, JOSEPH C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,319.48 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, ROSEMARY Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $81,319.44 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DEBORAH M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,319.01 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, JOSEPH C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $81,318.53 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, PETER J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $81,318.42 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROH, ROBERT R, III Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $81,318.37 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELTY, JACQUELINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,318.26 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, MICHELLE M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $81,317.92 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NADINE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $81,317.90 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCKLEY, DEBBRA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,317.60 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, RALPH M C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,317.20 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Jefferson Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $81,316.80 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE-HULL, NANCY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,316.58 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSALACO, JUDITH M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,316.47 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, DAVID B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $81,316.36 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOISY, DEBORAH T Employer name Jefferson County Amount $81,316.12 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, JUDITH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,316.06 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGEN, DOUGLAS I Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $81,316.05 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINTAK, CARLA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $81,315.53 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOND, STEVEN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,315.50 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALY, KARIM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,315.40 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $81,315.27 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CARAN C E Employer name Education Department Amount $81,314.50 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN-MAHABIR, ANN-MARIE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $81,314.15 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGIN, ROBERT J Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $81,313.62 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $81,313.57 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $81,313.54 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KIMBERLY H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,312.85 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, LAUNA E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $81,312.79 Date 06/23/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDUSKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $81,312.35 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADLAM, DAVID M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $81,311.41 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, PATRICIA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $81,311.32 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, MING SHUANG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,311.18 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAING, VENG P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,311.17 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEOBE, KWAME S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $81,311.17 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BONTE, DONALD A, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,311.05 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKER, NATHAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $81,310.67 Date 08/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDOVAL, JAMES H Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $81,310.50 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATOURETTE, RAY Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $81,310.47 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNOCK, JOE F Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $81,309.93 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, RAYMOND E Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,309.47 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $81,309.18 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOBAY, SHEEDIRANI Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $81,309.12 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AANENSEN, AANEN J Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $81,308.83 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABIANCA, SALVATORE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,308.31 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, LUCAS P Employer name City of Lockport Amount $81,308.19 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOHN T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $81,308.01 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, ROBERT A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,307.70 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ISMAIL N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,307.60 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIEU, KIET A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $81,307.45 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, WAYNE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $81,307.38 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTI-STEWART, SUZANNE Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $81,307.37 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, ERIK L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $81,307.32 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUBER, DANIEL P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $81,307.27 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, EDWARD J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,307.10 Date 05/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, DENNIS W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,307.10 Date 04/22/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, JAMES J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,306.67 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSETTA, JAMES V Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $81,306.14 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASRAJ, CYREL L Employer name Orange County Amount $81,305.99 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODING, KAREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,305.71 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, PATRICIA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,305.53 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDA, LISA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $81,305.53 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CATECHER A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $81,304.78 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANOS, HAROLD A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $81,304.69 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System