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 PETYKOWSKI, NICOLE M Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $80,177.75 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, GARY L, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,176.96 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITTERTON, MICHAEL K Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $80,176.84 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIRBACK, BENJAMIN T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $80,176.26 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $80,176.01 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANERI, LISA M Employer name Orange County Amount $80,175.75 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGPALO, JAIME Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,175.74 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATELLO, GUY C Employer name Niagara County Amount $80,175.62 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHRISTINA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,173.78 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $80,173.48 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, LOURDE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,173.40 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVITCH, ROBERT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,173.30 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERKO, MARK S Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $80,173.28 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL W Employer name Erie County Amount $80,173.24 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREGANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $80,173.18 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRONELLA, JOHN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,172.98 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, GERALYN A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $80,172.84 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIN, RICHARD S Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $80,172.73 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, MARLO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,172.67 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, PAMELA P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $80,172.44 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, JAMES R Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $80,172.40 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, PETER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,172.36 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BOBBY A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $80,172.34 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, MARY ANN K Employer name Cortland County Amount $80,171.92 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, DONALD M, SR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $80,171.91 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, KATIE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $80,171.59 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, RICHARD A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $80,171.38 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $80,171.29 Date 10/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES-WILLIAMS, JACQUELINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,171.04 Date 02/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAMDI, GERLINDE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,170.00 Date 12/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, JEFFREY A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $80,169.65 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROKORYM, LINDA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,168.81 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, AMY N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $80,168.19 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, JOHN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,167.98 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMPF, DAVID K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $80,167.65 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZYNSKI, BRYAN J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $80,167.53 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNEW, EDWARD N, JR Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $80,166.82 Date 03/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOKINSKI, JAMES R Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $80,166.21 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSEVELT, LATISA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $80,165.73 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MAUREEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $80,165.53 Date 08/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, HECTOR B Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $80,165.13 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMBE, ROBERT A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $80,165.07 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUMAND, ANDREA R Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $80,164.65 Date 06/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHON, JEAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $80,164.61 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, JAMES L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,164.13 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NISCO, FRANK T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $80,163.10 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, MARK J, JR Employer name City of Auburn Amount $80,161.70 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTELLO, HAROLD Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,161.51 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MADELINE A Employer name Orange County Amount $80,161.35 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLON, THOMAS E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $80,161.20 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, LEAH-MICHELLE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $80,160.55 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES Q Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $80,160.34 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VIRGINIA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $80,159.77 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARBARA Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,159.16 Date 06/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ENRIQUE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $80,159.00 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $80,158.56 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRETTA, PHILIP J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,158.02 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENOT, MICHAEL Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,158.00 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, DAVID Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,158.00 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASELLO, ADAM Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,158.00 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREK, JONATHAN A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,158.00 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $80,157.71 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIULIANI, LINDA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $80,157.59 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, PAUL L Employer name Education Department Amount $80,157.28 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MARIA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $80,157.28 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARIA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,157.04 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOLOVSKE, ANDREW A Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,157.04 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, PETER R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $80,157.03 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAROVJAN, RASTISLAV Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,156.19 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHIN, JAMES C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $80,156.04 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNABI, MARY A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $80,155.90 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS-PARRIS, NEGLA V Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $80,155.42 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVER, SHERRI A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $80,155.27 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, JOAN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, MYUNGJA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERBS, JANIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITSKY, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, THERESA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVELLO, GALE V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,154.80 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, STEVEN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,154.66 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, ERIC J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $80,154.61 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIAM M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $80,154.40 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, CURTIS Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $80,153.81 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDOWS, DEBORAH B Employer name Department of Health Amount $80,153.38 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROW, ROSS L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $80,153.16 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOHN K Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $80,152.64 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JASON A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,151.90 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, SHANEEKA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $80,151.28 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITROVATO, ANTHONY L, II Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,149.70 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPFERT, TERESA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $80,149.03 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, GLENN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $80,148.99 Date 02/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FARLAND, DIANNE L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $80,148.34 Date 06/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARLON C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $80,148.33 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, TERRY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $80,148.31 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MARGARET M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $80,147.63 Date 08/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPAWANA, DANIEL L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $80,147.60 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, MILTON P, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $80,147.57 Date 03/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAHL, RICHARD H Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $80,147.56 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JOSE A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $80,147.50 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System