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 GRAMMATICA, KRISTI M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,570.57 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VITTORIO, MARTHA M Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $79,570.13 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, CARL E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $79,570.02 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRINCIC, JOHN P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $79,569.80 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELY, ROBERT Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $79,569.45 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DEVIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $79,569.30 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, WILLIAM B Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $79,569.28 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, NICOLE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,569.00 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODDANY, KENNETH R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $79,568.75 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, MELANIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,568.09 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALES, GERMAINE T Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $79,567.90 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, JOHN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $79,567.83 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDDINGS, MARK R Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,567.60 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANOWSKI, LESLIE J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $79,567.51 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICIGNANO, CAROL ANN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $79,567.00 Date 10/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLWEIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,566.68 Date 03/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LUZ M Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,566.34 Date 11/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSTRACCO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,565.83 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICCHIO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,565.66 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, AMBER L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $79,565.44 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRIANO, JOANNE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $79,565.44 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTANI, ANDREW W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,565.09 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MASI, RICHARD Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $79,565.03 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SUSAN J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $79,564.99 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZISKIN, RENATA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $79,564.91 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, REINALDO Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,564.49 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANEE K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,564.17 Date 05/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, VANESSA R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,564.14 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUPP, JOHN Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $79,564.13 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAMON DARWIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,563.70 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEW, MICHAEL R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,563.58 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMITO, THOMAS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,563.07 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, JESSICA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,562.33 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JULIE K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,562.09 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST BROWN, LEIGHANN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $79,561.65 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERBIN, ANDREA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $79,561.65 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, RICHARD B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $79,561.61 Date 04/10/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JESSE A Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $79,561.40 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVARRIA, FREDRYNA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,561.10 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRANI, GINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,560.93 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDELL, ADAM T Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $79,560.87 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RICHARD Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $79,560.66 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, JAMES A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,559.42 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPA, MICHAEL T Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $79,559.37 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHET N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,559.25 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, RANDY M Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $79,559.03 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, QUANESSA B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,558.80 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHL, MICHAEL P Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,558.66 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALTHEA Employer name Education Department Amount $79,558.56 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINKOWSKI, JOLANTA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,558.33 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIK-MICHALSKI, MARGARET Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,558.05 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, KAREN C Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $79,557.83 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODGORSKY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $79,557.80 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, PETER A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $79,557.51 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITCH, STEPHEN M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $79,557.44 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, LUKE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,557.42 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEVIN Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $79,557.03 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, ROBIN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,556.88 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOEPPING, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,556.30 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, FRANK J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,556.19 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $79,555.89 Date 02/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERVEGT, HENDRICK W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $79,555.83 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSCHEIDEL, DAVID J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $79,554.78 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, MIDO Q Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $79,551.83 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DONALD P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $79,551.07 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIZZI, ANNE MARIE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $79,550.41 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,549.97 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANCOAST, STEVE W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $79,549.86 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES-GUERRERO, GUSTAVO A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $79,549.41 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LISA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,549.26 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MATTHEW T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $79,549.20 Date 02/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, WENDY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,548.90 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGDON, KEVIN M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $79,548.63 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTT, ELSA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $79,548.59 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINGER, BONNIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,548.31 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHODENKO, ALEXANDER V Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,547.46 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, STEVENSON Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $79,547.46 Date 09/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY-PETRICK, PATRICIA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $79,547.32 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, SHAWN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,547.31 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Oswego County Amount $79,547.28 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, MARK A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $79,547.18 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPIDI, MARCO Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $79,547.17 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFTIC, BERNARD SCOTT Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $79,546.78 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISJANIS, ELISABETH E Employer name Ulster County Amount $79,546.78 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DAVID T Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $79,546.77 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-ESCOFFERY, GEORGEA N Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $79,546.66 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,546.59 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERROTTA, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $79,546.58 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, TAVIA M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $79,546.12 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNST, DAVID L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,546.11 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISE, TAMMY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $79,545.54 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, LUCIANA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,545.43 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,544.53 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, VICTORIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,544.51 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, SANDRA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,544.20 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JORGE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $79,544.09 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCHIO, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $79,543.87 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYO, LYNN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $79,543.65 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVACK, MICHAEL Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $79,543.59 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, KRISTINE G Employer name Putnam County Amount $79,543.43 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System