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 IACOBELLIS, VITO A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $81,225.07 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCHITELLA, ANDREW Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $81,224.97 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCIOTTI, GERARD J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $81,224.78 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCPHERSON, DUNCAN R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $81,224.32 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, EDDER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,224.32 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRINITI, ANTHONY V Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $81,224.24 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, CECELIA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,223.77 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOLT, MICHELLE L Employer name City of Geneva Amount $81,223.52 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEPKI, TAMMY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,223.39 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, JONATHAN R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $81,223.28 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCER, GUILLERMO E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $81,222.91 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOS, JAMES M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,222.59 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADOLATO, EILEEN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $81,221.70 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, GREGORY L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,221.57 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ANTHONY S Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $81,221.47 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNES, BARRY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $81,221.35 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLS, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,221.08 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINIGER, JANET M Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $81,221.00 Date 07/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, ROBERT C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,220.62 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANETTI, JUDY L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $81,220.61 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,219.62 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMID, SUSAN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,219.33 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, KIM N Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $81,219.11 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIWULSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $81,219.06 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, RACHEL R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $81,218.82 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPO, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $81,218.82 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCHER, ANNMARIE Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $81,218.80 Date 01/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSIER-MC LAUGHLIN, SCARLETT E Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,217.44 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MAURA P Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $81,216.94 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPRZYK, MARCIA O Employer name Schuyler County Amount $81,216.88 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIE L Employer name Town of Chili Amount $81,216.80 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, DERRICK I Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $81,216.71 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, DAVID P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,216.65 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $81,216.11 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, ERIC R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $81,215.27 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LACHLAN, BRIAN G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,215.17 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODOY, JOHN A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $81,214.82 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KIM F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $81,214.77 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, ROSIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $81,214.77 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTISON, MARY J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $81,214.77 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGER, MARY BETH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $81,214.77 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOPAULOS, JUSTIN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,214.70 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALIQUETTE, JEAN-LUC H Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $81,214.58 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIORIO, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,214.44 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNER, KEVIN J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $81,214.15 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRINGER, JUSTIN D Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $81,213.70 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRIZZO, FRANK D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,213.48 Date 05/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, KRISTIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $81,213.43 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CONSTANCE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,213.30 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRYKA, BRAD M Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $81,213.01 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DEIRDRE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $81,212.53 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARIE E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $81,212.53 Date 03/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THERESA A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $81,212.33 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSETTI, JUDITHANN C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $81,212.30 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, JULIA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,212.28 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERIO, SAMUEL J, JR Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $81,212.22 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCOMANDATO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $81,212.01 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, MICHAEL G Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $81,211.65 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DANIEL W Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $81,211.52 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVAL, RENEE I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,211.26 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, TODD W Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,210.99 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFUCCI, MARC T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,210.92 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, FRANCISCO A Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $81,210.77 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAICEDO, JOSE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $81,210.29 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, FELIX O Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $81,209.76 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUM, SUZANNE M Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $81,208.07 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANTHONY J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $81,207.76 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, COLIN B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,207.66 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,206.70 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ANABEL Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $81,206.27 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALICCHIO, JEANETTE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,206.20 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDELA, MARCELO N Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $81,205.97 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRUGGS, TAMMIE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,205.82 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, TANYA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,205.35 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, SHERIE L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $81,205.31 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, SAMUEL G Employer name City of Lockport Amount $81,205.18 Date 02/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,204.90 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO, JOSEPH M, II Employer name Monroe County Amount $81,204.79 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTOWICZ, JEAN MARIE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,204.77 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, MARIA A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $81,204.71 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, REBECCA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $81,204.05 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,203.97 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, KERI A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $81,203.94 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIFFRE, ANTHONY R Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $81,203.53 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, WILLIAM W Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $81,203.22 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, DIEGO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,203.17 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, STEVEN A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,203.15 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCIDENTAL, JEAN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $81,203.15 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORYCZUN, KATHLEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $81,202.94 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JULIE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,202.87 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, PAUL G Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $81,202.84 Date 11/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNZING, STEVEN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,202.12 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GENARO, JR Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $81,200.76 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAGANI, VITO Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $81,200.41 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUROSKI, JOHN A, SR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $81,200.13 Date 01/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JENNIFER C Employer name Cornell University Amount $81,200.04 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GA NUN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,200.02 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDNER, GUY S Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $81,199.98 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOERG, LORA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,199.67 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ANN MARIE Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $81,199.56 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System