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 ROZIC, NILY D Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SEAN M Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTABARBARA, ANGELO L Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, LUIS R Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 08/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOUFIS, JAMES G Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAGES, MICHAELLE C Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECK, PHILLIP G Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $79,500.00 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,499.40 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,498.56 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATE, SALVATORE, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,498.49 Date 09/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENYENG, SALOMON T Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $79,498.01 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENBAHN, ROBERT E, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $79,497.54 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONOVICH, VICTORIA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $79,497.36 Date 02/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, WENDY S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,497.36 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LISA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $79,496.83 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MEGHAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,496.81 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, JAMES H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,496.79 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, THOMAS J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $79,496.63 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, TAMMY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,496.47 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELILE, CYNTHIA I Employer name Erie County Amount $79,496.37 Date 11/08/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUKSANOVICH, NIKOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,496.03 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VREELAND, SARAH L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,496.00 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MATTHEW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,495.85 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNA, RICHARD A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,495.72 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNEY, LORA W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,495.44 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, NEIL T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $79,495.35 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $79,495.28 Date 11/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTEL, NICOLE L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $79,495.25 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANKOV, ELVIRA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,495.18 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JEANNETTE B Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $79,495.16 Date 07/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,495.11 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MIGUEL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,494.66 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREICHLER, RYAN H Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $79,493.71 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNQUIST, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $79,493.54 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAOCIN, ALEX Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,493.44 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELCZEWSKI, ZDZISLAW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,493.25 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILKINS, REBECCA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $79,492.59 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTROS, NABIL M Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $79,492.32 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALAWANDER, MARY K Employer name Erie County Amount $79,492.14 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, PATRICK W Employer name City of Olean Amount $79,492.10 Date 07/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIPE, DANIEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $79,491.76 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUARDIOLA, ANGEL M Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLAK, DANIEL S Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRY, MICHAEL S Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, KACIE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ELYCE N Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLI, ROBERT E Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, ABIGAIL E Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINI, AJAY P Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWEIG, JONATHAN C Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,491.54 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENSON-REINHARDT, FELICIA L Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $79,491.54 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTON, JENNIFER E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $79,491.50 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEESE, RICHARD L, III Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $79,490.99 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, BASYA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $79,490.94 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAVIA, INNOCENZO G Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $79,490.78 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, CHARLES M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $79,490.21 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZTUK, MARK R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $79,490.21 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH C Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $79,489.88 Date 12/09/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAFERIA, BARRY V Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $79,489.73 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, JARRED M F Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $79,489.63 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, VINCENT Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $79,489.09 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUI, QI Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $79,488.85 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $79,488.48 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, DOUGLAS H Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $79,488.45 Date 07/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $79,488.36 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, RANDY Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $79,488.13 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZESS, ANDREW F Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $79,487.97 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, LORRAINE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $79,487.50 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, PATRICK A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $79,487.30 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, ALLISON A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $79,487.26 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERBONICH, LAURA B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $79,486.91 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Somers CSD Amount $79,486.61 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNADEL, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $79,486.49 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DEIDRE R Employer name Rockland County Amount $79,486.40 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, WALTER J, III Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $79,486.14 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, SHAUN K Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $79,485.81 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINI, LIDIA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $79,485.80 Date 11/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASPER, MARLEEN H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $79,485.60 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, BRENDAN S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $79,485.46 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMELL, JOYCE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,485.25 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAW, DENISE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $79,484.73 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPRON, YVOSE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $79,484.53 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, ANTHONY M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $79,484.43 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, GABOR Z Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $79,484.32 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLEY, NYLE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,484.21 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSUETO, ROCCO Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $79,484.10 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEHR, MICHAEL T Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $79,482.92 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $79,482.73 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULSHIJORAWAR, JOAN B Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $79,482.68 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALACI, MARK S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $79,482.65 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, STACEY D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $79,482.42 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZKOWSKI, CASMIR W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $79,482.10 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSEL, BRITTNEY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $79,481.95 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALO, CAROLYN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,480.97 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,480.97 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $79,480.97 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, ANDREW J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $79,480.84 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, KEVIN P Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $79,480.80 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHNIAK, RICHARD M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $79,480.31 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, MARIO A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $79,479.68 Date 12/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System