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 WEBB, RICHARD E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $80,434.01 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSS, DENISE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $80,432.54 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, EILEEN Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $80,432.43 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, EVAN H Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $80,432.32 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGAL, DARIN M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $80,431.77 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICHUK, ALEX A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,431.48 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEVEN G Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $80,431.23 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, THOMAS W Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $80,430.79 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANNON, MARTIN T Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $80,430.16 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $80,429.71 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATIY, OLEG Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $80,428.88 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSANO, JOSEPH S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $80,428.57 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, LEE K Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $80,428.32 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ERIKA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,428.17 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, FRANK S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,426.98 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, DAVID F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $80,426.83 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIGHE, ANDREW L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $80,426.71 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NADINE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $80,426.34 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, STEPHANIE Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $80,426.32 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHANELLE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $80,425.76 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSNAY, MICHAEL P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $80,425.52 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, AUDREY C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $80,424.86 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGOZZINO, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $80,424.67 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, YVONNE P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $80,424.59 Date 01/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, ELIANA R M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,424.55 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFO, PAUL B Employer name City of Batavia Amount $80,423.82 Date 06/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURY, MAUREEN T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $80,423.79 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, MARK R Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $80,423.75 Date 07/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, THOMAS R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,423.68 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, TODD M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,423.55 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULSGIVER, PRISCILLA E Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $80,423.07 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY-FERNANDES, STEPHANIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,423.04 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, KIMBERLEY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $80,422.85 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASLAW, CRAIG Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $80,422.84 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, PAUL R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $80,422.77 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOREST, RICHARD J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $80,422.77 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, LUCIANO J Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $80,422.72 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, GARY W Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $80,422.30 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDARD, STEPHEN R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $80,421.96 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, SCOTT D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $80,421.38 Date 11/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,420.80 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYMONOWICZ, SANDRA M Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $80,420.05 Date 08/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTO, DAVID J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $80,419.95 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, SHERRY L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $80,419.68 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, MANJULI R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $80,419.41 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUTE, STACY E Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $80,419.39 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELEFONTE, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $80,418.72 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST. GERMAIN, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $80,418.45 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIGENTHALER, KRISTINA R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $80,417.77 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Chili Amount $80,417.68 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, DANIEL L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $80,417.20 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,416.74 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,416.14 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,415.58 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESKA, KEVIN J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $80,415.57 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMARDZ, RICK S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $80,415.16 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOVINO, VINCENT P Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $80,414.69 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUSCHEN, PAUL R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $80,414.53 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISTERNA, DANNY M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $80,414.41 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTEH, NARTEY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,413.56 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, ROCKY Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $80,413.43 Date 08/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBY, GLORY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $80,413.24 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATARI, DEBRA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $80,412.64 Date 11/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, PETER J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $80,412.54 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,412.41 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ANDREW L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,412.41 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOS, BETSY J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $80,412.37 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGIN, JOSH L Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $80,412.36 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, WILLIAM J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $80,412.35 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMHALL, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $80,412.20 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ENERNEY, MARIAN Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $80,412.09 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILTON S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $80,411.85 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE-SANATAR, DONNA L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $80,411.72 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KEVIN W Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $80,410.88 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, AMANDA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $80,409.86 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, JAMES Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,407.70 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $80,407.48 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUCHOWSKI, STEPHEN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $80,406.75 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIST, LINDA S Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $80,406.75 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KENNETH D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $80,406.51 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLUSI, JANET M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $80,406.47 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,406.40 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAVAS, DEAN T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $80,406.26 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, HOLLIE B Employer name City of Rome Amount $80,406.11 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEITZ, DAVID M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $80,404.83 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITELLI, JOSEPH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,404.58 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $80,403.92 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, KATHERINE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,403.39 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POSTA, JOANNE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,402.98 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, STEPHEN C Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $80,402.97 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHELE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,402.92 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPOLI, JOHN N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,402.71 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KEITH R Employer name Ontario County Amount $80,402.16 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYON, ELLEN B Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $80,401.88 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, RICHARD C Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.54 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJAFI, PARINAZ Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.51 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEDEMA, DEENA Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.51 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULROONEY, MATTHEW F Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.50 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ-WURTZ, MARISSA E Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.50 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTELLE, ALANA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,401.48 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System