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 RODRIGUEZ, KRISTIN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $80,274.57 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDORF, JESSICA F Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $80,274.14 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, LETICIA Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,273.90 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LESLIE D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,273.78 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $80,273.78 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATNARINE, PANSO Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $80,273.52 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCATELLI, GLENN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $80,273.16 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, JOHN R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $80,273.14 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOBASZEK, MARY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,273.06 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, JACQUELINE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,272.83 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, GREGORY S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $80,272.69 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,272.59 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, RICHARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,272.38 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOSHUA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $80,272.37 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, MARGARET A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $80,272.11 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROORBACH, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $80,272.08 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFEDE, JOHN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,272.00 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOACCHINO, MICHAEL L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $80,271.77 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFROCCO, LOUIS A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $80,270.59 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM-JAKUBIAK, LYNDA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $80,270.57 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, ELENA M Employer name Bethpage Water District Amount $80,270.29 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, STEFANIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,270.12 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOAT, MARIA Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $80,269.91 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICASTA, ANGELA I Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $80,269.77 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, LEONARD S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $80,269.47 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENES, DENISE H Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $80,269.10 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDY, DANIEL R Employer name Education Department Amount $80,268.50 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, DANETTE C Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $80,268.11 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGG, ARTHUR S, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,267.55 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROUSE, FRANK R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $80,266.65 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALACI, JOHN Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,266.55 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACIO, JOSEPH Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,266.55 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICI, JOHN B Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,266.53 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPERNALL, ALISON M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $80,266.29 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LORRAINE S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,266.19 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.JOHN, JACK R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $80,266.12 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORHISER, CHRISTINA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,266.10 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, WILLIAM Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $80,265.93 Date 10/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, VINCENT J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,265.29 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTRA, JOSEPH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,265.28 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CHRISTINA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $80,264.62 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, RICHARD W Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $80,264.42 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,264.32 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STABEL, NANCY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $80,264.24 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANTONIO, FRANK A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $80,264.00 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBIN, SIDNEY D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,263.24 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, KELLY J Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $80,262.39 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILER, JENNIFER A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $80,261.85 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEROW, DEREK J Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $80,261.58 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DOUGLAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,261.28 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,261.04 Date 05/21/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, FONDA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $80,260.60 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,259.83 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZ, KELLY R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $80,259.52 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SCOTT W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $80,259.51 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYMER, ALFRED P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,258.93 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE, JOSEPH F, JR Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $80,258.77 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, KASEY K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $80,258.68 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, REGINA E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,258.66 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIRBUS, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $80,258.45 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMPSTON, DANIEL F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $80,257.87 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUUGE, MARK Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,257.76 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $80,257.47 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, NEIL A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $80,257.19 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERDYKE, ERIC A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,257.12 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUGARS, TERRY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $80,257.12 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUHM, KRISTINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,256.74 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPON, MAZHARUL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,256.74 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, COLLETTE Y Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $80,256.70 Date 05/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLIS, MARILYN D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $80,256.33 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKEL, TASHA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $80,255.97 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKHIGBONOAREMEN, CHRISTOPHER I Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,255.96 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAU, ROSEANNA L Employer name Education Department Amount $80,255.85 Date 03/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDS, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $80,255.41 Date 06/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, THOMAS J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,255.33 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH R, II Employer name Orange County Amount $80,255.11 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERIN, MATTHEW F Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,255.05 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPICELLI, ANTHONY V Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $80,254.44 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JAMES J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,254.44 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISLAHN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,254.44 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIAVENTO, PETER E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,254.44 Date 11/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MERCEDES V Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $80,254.20 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, THOMAS Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $80,254.06 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSEPH J, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,253.89 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,253.65 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, BRADFORD B Employer name Education Department Amount $80,253.25 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZEMBO, JAMES T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $80,253.24 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, JEFFREY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,253.24 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMER, VALERIE E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $80,253.24 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROS, ANDREW A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $80,253.08 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, KATHRYN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $80,252.95 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSTICE, KELLY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,252.80 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $80,252.72 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, REX C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $80,252.70 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, RUBEN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $80,252.55 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ANDREW J Employer name Mohawk Municipal Commission Amount $80,252.51 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUDA, DAVID R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $80,252.31 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAKER, DAVID A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,252.27 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAS, NICHOLAS T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $80,252.10 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUEN, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $80,251.98 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System