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 DI STEFANO, ALICE C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $80,944.87 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERR, MEGAN S Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $80,944.78 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLI, FREDERICK M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $80,944.75 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRAZA, ALICIA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,944.73 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALATO, FRANK Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $80,944.72 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, BRETT J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,944.63 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVENY, IRENE A Employer name Ontario County Amount $80,944.29 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HARRIET M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,944.28 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANDLAL, SUMINTRA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $80,943.93 Date 02/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEAU, MARK C Employer name City of Auburn Amount $80,943.18 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUCITELLI, KAREN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $80,942.13 Date 09/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSKNIGHT, LEAH Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $80,942.12 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, GISELLE R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $80,942.12 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, THOMAS J Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $80,941.80 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, ALEXANDER V Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $80,941.70 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLUBEK, MELINDA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,941.67 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, TINA Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $80,941.60 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, THERESA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $80,941.39 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITNER, DIANE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $80,940.67 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH-MARTIN, YVETTE B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,940.10 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIFF, MICHAEL H Employer name Niagara County Amount $80,939.63 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, KENNETH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,939.58 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RUTH E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $80,939.54 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, STACEY S Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $80,938.47 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRIN, IRENE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $80,937.64 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, MICHAEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,937.28 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVETO, ANTHONY J Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $80,936.80 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JOSHUA A Employer name Broome County Amount $80,936.54 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHANESE B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,936.46 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATAR, SAFRAZ Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $80,936.11 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCEY, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $80,936.11 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEENEY, WILLIAM C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $80,935.75 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINSHPUN, YEVGENIY P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,935.54 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBLE, RICHARD M Employer name Ulster County Amount $80,935.43 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCOMA, ELLEN LEARY Employer name Otsego County Amount $80,934.66 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIANOS, DAVID G Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $80,934.29 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DANIEL H Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $80,933.44 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, GAYLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $80,933.41 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, LUIS E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,933.41 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MELINDA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,933.41 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NIDIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,933.41 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, SALLY R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $80,933.41 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS-SHERROD, SYDORNA M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $80,933.41 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, JENNIFER D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,933.19 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARRE, SAINTANNA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $80,932.53 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIA, ROBERTO Employer name City of Middletown Amount $80,932.14 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUBBS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $80,931.95 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, PABLO L Employer name Orange County Amount $80,931.83 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ISABEL M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $80,931.76 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, KELLY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,931.19 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSAW, DANIELLE M Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $80,930.29 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANO, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,930.28 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINO, PHILIP Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $80,930.17 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, MAUREEN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $80,930.12 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSARI, KATHY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $80,929.96 Date 01/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, FRANK M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $80,929.43 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE-JOHNSTON, JULIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $80,927.49 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUNNIGLE, JAMES J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,927.27 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE-O'SULLIVAN, KYLE Employer name Department of Law Amount $80,927.14 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAIR, DAVID E Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $80,927.08 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTZLER, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,926.97 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, MIGUEL E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $80,926.70 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJAEL, JHINOOS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $80,926.35 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LISA V Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $80,925.72 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIBBLE, ALEXIS F Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $80,925.68 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, RICHARD T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $80,925.55 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ASCOLI, ANTHONY B Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $80,925.25 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, KEVIN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $80,924.97 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, JACOB W Employer name City of Watertown Amount $80,924.57 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZYNDA, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $80,924.22 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, DEBORAH Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,924.03 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, EUNICE O Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $80,923.82 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOK, CORY M Employer name Village of Depew Amount $80,923.35 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, KELLY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,923.00 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, DAVID A Employer name Town of Chester Amount $80,922.37 Date 06/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GEORGIA L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $80,922.07 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDALOWSKI, STEFAN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $80,921.81 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORACA, IVAN J Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $80,921.60 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, REGINA V Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $80,921.13 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, ROBERT W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,921.07 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, MAURA-LYNNE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $80,920.81 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEN, LINDA S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,920.61 Date 02/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTEL, PHYLLIS L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,920.61 Date 11/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRETNY, ELAINE S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,920.61 Date 03/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUCS, JEANNE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,920.61 Date 07/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, JOHN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,920.58 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JEANINE S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $80,920.35 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMA, SCOTT D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $80,919.95 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, MARTIN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,919.89 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JASON J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $80,919.71 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIS, JO-ANN F Employer name Erie County Amount $80,919.21 Date 11/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN-GRIFFITHS, TRUDYANN T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $80,918.72 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, CONRAD W Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $80,918.28 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAYKA, WILLIAM D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $80,917.54 Date 03/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IONESCU, SIMONA F Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,917.38 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ROBERT C Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $80,917.07 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, MARIA P Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $80,916.88 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, AMANDA Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,916.87 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINEWOOD, MARTIN L Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $80,916.81 Date 09/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSTO, WILLIAM V Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $80,916.37 Date 02/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System