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 BROSKIE, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $80,638.90 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $80,638.71 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JACQUELINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $80,638.33 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIDEAU, DAVID J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $80,637.55 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROIS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $80,637.37 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $80,637.24 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, SHAWN C Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $80,637.13 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZZO, ARTHUR A Employer name Putnam County Amount $80,636.88 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, PATRICIA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,636.28 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKAS, ANTHONY M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $80,635.33 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CHRISTINA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,635.24 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUPUDI, VENKATA SURYA PMADHAVI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,635.13 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $80,634.88 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PAULETTE P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $80,634.43 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORNDRAN, KEITH M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,634.35 Date 11/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, SUSAN H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $80,634.11 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VALERIE O Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,633.71 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCISCO, NICHOLAS Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $80,633.45 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, DEBORAH C Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $80,632.24 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, KISHA J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $80,632.19 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPINSKI, PETER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,632.10 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, JILL R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,631.76 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CURTIS P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $80,631.51 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, BARRY J Employer name Washington County Amount $80,631.23 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, ALICIA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,631.14 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TRAVIS R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $80,630.74 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTECORVO, ADRIENNE M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $80,630.59 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, DANIEL R Employer name Broome County Amount $80,630.14 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTER, RONALD W Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $80,628.82 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, AMBER S Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $80,628.81 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, ROBIN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $80,628.50 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBITOSA, ANGELA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $80,627.62 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERWITZ, ERIC S Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,627.47 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGLIA, JAMISON M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $80,627.30 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHSON, TODD R Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $80,627.22 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, JOHN M Employer name Village of Northport Amount $80,626.87 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTNER, DAVID J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,626.57 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, CHRISTIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,626.42 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFSCHNEIDER, ERIC M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,626.29 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEI, JOYCE Y Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $80,625.83 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, ANDREW F, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,625.51 Date 08/28/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, SEAN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,625.51 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENMAN, WILLIAM S Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,625.51 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZKOWSKI, DAVID V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,625.51 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNYSON, SUZANNE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,625.51 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAARI, VANESSA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,625.51 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, ROBERT F Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $80,625.48 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLATCHIE, BRADY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,625.17 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, WILLIAM T Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $80,623.93 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, DAVID C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $80,623.69 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMANS, DONALD W, JR Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $80,623.54 Date 02/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROY P Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $80,623.45 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTER, JAMES D Employer name City of Elmira Amount $80,623.23 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIT, EUGENE M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $80,623.16 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, YUKLIN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $80,623.00 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, STEVEN E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,622.71 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, ADELE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,622.51 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ANNE MARIE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,622.22 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCON, ALVARO E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $80,622.20 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSHIE, JUSTIN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,622.06 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, S BRANDON Employer name City of Fulton Amount $80,621.80 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLARY, TYESHA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,621.13 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDER, WENDY G K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $80,621.06 Date 04/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, TODD A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $80,621.01 Date 07/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIDDALL, CHRISTINE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $80,620.60 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, CYNTHIA K Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $80,620.26 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYS, ANN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,620.25 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, TERRI M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,620.19 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, SUSAN E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $80,620.18 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,620.18 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KATHLEEN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,620.18 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSOYREF, ALEXANDER E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,620.18 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, REBECCA S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,620.18 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHTEMAN, WILLIAM F, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,620.18 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, NANCY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,620.18 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,620.13 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIZZUOGLIO, JANET M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $80,620.05 Date 11/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWER, JOHN P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $80,619.94 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMMER, NATALIA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $80,619.88 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, KARA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $80,619.33 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SCOTT M Employer name Broome County Amount $80,619.24 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, JOANNE M Employer name Berkshire UFSD Amount $80,619.11 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, SERGIO A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $80,619.09 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, MATTHEW P Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,619.04 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILTY, JASON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,617.52 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VICK, ZULEMA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $80,617.14 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, MARELLA T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,617.05 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, MICHAEL J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,616.06 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, JESSIE Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $80,615.73 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONI, THOMAS J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $80,615.57 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVAK, MELISSA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,615.31 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYCHAJLIW, STEFAN I Employer name Erie County Amount $80,614.56 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLKMAR, CHRISTINE K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $80,614.38 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNISKI, DESMOND J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $80,614.01 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAU, NADIA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,613.81 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCALDITO, MELQUIADES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,613.81 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAKONIKOS, MARTHA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $80,613.06 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, PAUL J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $80,612.95 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,612.59 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTENEOU-SOTO, LEEANN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $80,612.55 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System