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 EISENBERG, CHUNHA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $81,080.56 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, LUKOSE K Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $81,080.52 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STLOUIS, DUANE M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $81,080.20 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOPPERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $81,080.03 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYRE, STEPHEN G Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,079.91 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENWICK, KELLIE M Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $81,078.08 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUZALA, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Evans Amount $81,077.75 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIPSON, NORRIS L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,077.61 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYAJIAN, NADINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,077.11 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURY, SCOTT M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $81,077.04 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFERLI, JOHN W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $81,076.72 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPOE, DENIS J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $81,076.42 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUMBO, FREDERICK J J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $81,076.00 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISMAEL, OTHMAN H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,075.92 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK-STONE, ELLEN R Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $81,075.46 Date 07/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSILATOS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $81,074.36 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN-JOHNSON, JILL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $81,073.10 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, BRIAN K Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $81,072.67 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSER, SHERRY L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $81,072.43 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, SUMMER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,072.14 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACEY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,072.05 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILFORD, MATTHEW H Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $81,071.65 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, HANNAH S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,070.96 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANNETTA P Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,070.63 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, CASEY S Employer name Albany County Amount $81,070.11 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, MICHAEL J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,069.90 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MARYELLEN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,069.68 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABER, MATTHEW P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,069.68 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MARY C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,069.68 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLESAR, EUGENE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,069.68 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, DARLENE M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $81,069.57 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETHICKER, JOHN C Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $81,069.51 Date 10/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JOSEPH F, III Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,068.84 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, JULIAN S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,068.25 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,067.91 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITER, CARY B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $81,067.78 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, DANIEL G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $81,067.64 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOHN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $81,067.27 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, MARY BETH F Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $81,067.09 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, RICHARD Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $81,066.72 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCH, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $81,066.09 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHN A, JR Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $81,065.72 Date 04/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGLIANO, LOUIS J JR. Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $81,065.57 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALNEEDI, HEMA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $81,064.77 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMBACH, GARY W Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,064.03 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, HECTOR J Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,063.82 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $81,063.62 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, RANDY R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $81,063.55 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MARYANN L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $81,063.19 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONA, CARMINE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $81,062.48 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCASPRO, AGOSTINO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,062.44 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, RACHAEL L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $81,062.06 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DIANNE L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $81,061.51 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFALDI, JEFFREY A Employer name Orleans County Amount $81,061.47 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY ANNINA Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,061.28 Date 02/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, ROBERT D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $81,061.26 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALKINS, SHARON M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,061.02 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARROW, CHARLES W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $81,060.56 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,060.41 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATOLA, CHRIS Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,060.35 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN, JOHN J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $81,059.73 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEERY, DAVID M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,059.49 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RODNEY Employer name Town of Webster Amount $81,059.02 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FELICIA F Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $81,058.38 Date 02/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, GERARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,057.76 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, PHILIP J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $81,057.67 Date 07/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, BARBARA Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,057.04 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, STEPHANIE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,057.04 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAPPA, JAMES D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $81,057.03 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE-BINNS, UVALIN L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $81,056.80 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, WENDY L Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $81,056.76 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, ANGEL M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $81,056.74 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUARBE, BIANCA I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,056.71 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARRYL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,056.53 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, ROBERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,056.48 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, ADRIAN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $81,056.39 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TODD D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,055.91 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTA, MICHAEL P Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $81,055.75 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAM, KAZI S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $81,055.42 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUZZI, ANTHONY M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $81,055.24 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROST, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $81,054.98 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CHARLES D Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $81,054.98 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODUGNO, AMANDA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,054.78 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, RICK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,054.02 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,053.48 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNSON, ANTHONY C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,053.34 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, SELENA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $81,053.31 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, PATRICK L Employer name City of Geneva Amount $81,053.28 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MOSES K Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $81,053.14 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, EDWARD J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,053.12 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISTOW, ALBERT D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $81,052.97 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, FRANK E, JR Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $81,052.82 Date 12/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, B RUTH Employer name Schenectady County Amount $81,052.73 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $81,052.47 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, ROBIN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,052.45 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTASKI, ROBERT J Employer name City of Albany Amount $81,052.21 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLBER, JUSTIN F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $81,051.55 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIVANZA, CARRIE C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $81,051.48 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,051.36 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $81,049.42 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System