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 MICCICHE, BONNIE M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $79,542.55 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTERA, STEVEN M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $79,542.19 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCENSKI, RAY E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $79,541.13 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETHMAN, MARY E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $79,540.67 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROVITO, PETER M Employer name City of Utica Amount $79,540.21 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRALIS, VINCENT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $79,539.51 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARIELLO, MARK D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,539.48 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RAMON G Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $79,538.38 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLMAN, LUICO, III Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $79,538.03 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZO, CRAIG S Employer name Erie County Amount $79,537.94 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, SEAN P Employer name Town of Kent Amount $79,537.82 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGOW, RONALD W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $79,537.73 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAREN A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $79,537.63 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, AMY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $79,537.37 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAS, JOHNNIE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $79,537.33 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, JOHN T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $79,536.85 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEESE, LOUISE MARIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,536.48 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $79,536.44 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, RONALD, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,535.63 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLENKER, ERIC P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $79,534.80 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIDELL, MARK D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,534.65 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, LOUIS C, IV Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $79,534.53 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHLER, CYNTHIA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,534.52 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIGHT, DARCIE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $79,534.04 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DALE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,533.90 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM-CHERRY, SONYA T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,533.88 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, TOMMY D, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $79,531.92 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCOMANNO, MICHAEL L Employer name Erie County Amount $79,531.84 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMACHO, JOHN M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,531.79 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SHANNON K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,531.79 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDWARD H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,531.35 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACO, LAURA L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $79,530.67 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, YVONNE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,530.65 Date 09/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, JIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,529.50 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMMER, ANDREW J Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,529.31 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BEDE A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $79,529.31 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MAUREEN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $79,529.31 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, LYNN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $79,529.31 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAQUERIZO, KELLY L Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $79,529.31 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKLENKA, MELANEY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,529.31 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLOINE, LINDA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $79,529.31 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLI, JOHN D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $79,529.06 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, MAURICE K Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $79,528.92 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTEN, ERICK C Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $79,528.54 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NITTI, TIFFANY M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $79,528.38 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLOTTI, ROBERT Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,528.27 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DON L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $79,528.16 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, GRETA V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $79,528.16 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, MICHELE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,527.62 Date 12/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, TRACEY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,527.62 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, CHRISTINA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $79,527.62 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, STUART S Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $79,527.54 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $79,527.47 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANETZKE, DAVID L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,527.19 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGHMAN, SHEILA T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $79,526.90 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCH, GRACE D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $79,526.75 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYAN W Employer name Genesee County Amount $79,525.85 Date 01/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, DAVID L, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,525.37 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, NORMA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $79,525.09 Date 09/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, ANN MARIE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $79,525.00 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGARELLI, VINCENT L Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $79,524.97 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULAHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $79,524.51 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN-RAMIREZ, RAMONITA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $79,524.31 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, NICOLE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $79,524.01 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, KENNETH W Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,523.68 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUERO, JUANA F Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,523.39 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JAMES A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,523.27 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, JASON E Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $79,523.26 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICK R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $79,521.91 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SEAN E Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $79,521.86 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOLKERTS, JAN C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,520.58 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMUNDO, PASQUALE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $79,520.13 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TANISHA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,520.11 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELDER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $79,519.77 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MATTHEW J Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $79,519.68 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCH, RHONDA A Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $79,519.64 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ALBERTO Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $79,519.53 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCHIO, MARK Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,519.43 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGG, RICHARD W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $79,519.08 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKHOFER, ROSANNE L Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $79,518.82 Date 10/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VION, AGNES J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $79,518.70 Date 05/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUGHER, KIM M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $79,517.88 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, IAN M Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $79,517.68 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, MARLENE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,517.15 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,517.05 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DANIEL A, JR Employer name City of Fulton Amount $79,516.86 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKER, STACY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $79,516.77 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILOABACHIE, NONYEM Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $79,515.86 Date 02/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PEACHIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $79,515.77 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMLICH, DONALD G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $79,515.76 Date 07/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPESCHE, WENDA L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $79,515.25 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, RONALD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,514.72 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SHAWN T Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $79,514.54 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CINDY T Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $79,514.51 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,514.32 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODOLPHE, PIERRE V J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,514.24 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, PHILLIP F Employer name Ulster County Amount $79,514.22 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIO, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $79,514.09 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAJUCH, SCOTT R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $79,513.67 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, RISKY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $79,513.38 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System