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 CAROLLO, ROBERT J Employer name Oneida County Amount $78,968.57 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELISKA, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $78,968.30 Date 10/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, AIDA L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $78,967.37 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, CARMELA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $78,967.32 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANEWICZ, JOHN T, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $78,967.25 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGER, GERALD H Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $78,967.00 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANTHONY S Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $78,966.70 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPICK, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $78,966.56 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, THOMAS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $78,966.19 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, GINA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $78,966.05 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PHILIP J Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $78,965.86 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, BRIAN Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $78,965.83 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $78,965.79 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRACKO, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $78,965.60 Date 01/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVER, SHEREE D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $78,965.48 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA L Employer name Canastota Housing Authority Amount $78,965.07 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLA, ROCCO L Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,964.59 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOT, KAREN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $78,964.10 Date 11/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLOVA, MILENA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $78,964.09 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-PAUGH, ERIN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $78,963.81 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOINGS, LA TEEA M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $78,963.75 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAMELA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $78,963.46 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, SHANE C Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $78,963.40 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGERFO, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $78,963.37 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IODICE, LOUIS Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $78,963.37 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THROWER, GLENN A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $78,962.95 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIEL, CARMEN S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $78,962.75 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLAND, TODD M Employer name Oneida County Amount $78,962.52 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTO, VINCENZO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $78,962.31 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN-CONWAY, LORI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $78,962.17 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIERTZ, MARK A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $78,962.14 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-HENRIQUES, VALERIE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $78,961.36 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHNOWSKI, GARRETT Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $78,960.71 Date 11/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, TERESA E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $78,960.51 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, FRANK V, JR Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $78,960.39 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHELOR, CHARLES D Employer name City of Albany Amount $78,960.22 Date 12/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ERROL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $78,960.18 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMA, LAWRENCE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $78,960.13 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELINSKY, FRANK J Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,959.91 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, TERRY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $78,959.78 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, KEVIN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $78,959.34 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, SHARON D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $78,959.08 Date 12/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, RICHARD Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $78,958.76 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZYK, GREGORY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $78,958.48 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGCALIWAGAN, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $78,958.28 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON-GOELOE, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $78,958.22 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLE, TYRONE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,957.87 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOHARAN, PRIYAMEENA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $78,957.77 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RONETH-GREEN, CECILIA Y Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $78,957.75 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, JAMES V Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $78,957.51 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, KEVIN F Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $78,957.45 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, TINA Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,956.97 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHAEL A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $78,956.68 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZA, ALBERT D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $78,956.67 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, SEE WAI Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $78,956.37 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBENEDICTIS, RALPH Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $78,955.90 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, MELISSA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $78,954.94 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SEAN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $78,954.48 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDREDGE, CHERYL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,954.29 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCHIONE, GEORGE F, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $78,953.08 Date 09/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRIE, JAROD T Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $78,952.97 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTACRUZ, RODOLFO E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $78,952.39 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, SUSAN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $78,951.96 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATOV, DAVID R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $78,951.25 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ALEXANDER A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $78,950.43 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, DAVID J, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $78,950.15 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJADA, PEDRO Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $78,950.11 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BENEDICTIS, JOHN Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $78,950.11 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABAT-YONATY, MARLA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,949.99 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANITZ MC PHEE, RACHEL M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,949.99 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHARLIE, III Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $78,949.99 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUGINS, LAWRENCE M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $78,949.34 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MAUREEN M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $78,949.02 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, BETH M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $78,948.96 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLZ, CHRISTINE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $78,948.76 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $78,948.61 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, MICHELLE L Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $78,948.51 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, WALTER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $78,948.01 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARE, JOHN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $78,947.99 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KADIR, DEBBIE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $78,947.90 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $78,947.87 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, MICHAEL F Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $78,947.31 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBRIN, JASON B Employer name Niagara County Amount $78,947.00 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $78,946.74 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EARL, SHANNON M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $78,946.46 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRORY, ROBERT E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $78,946.39 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMPER, TERRENCE W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $78,946.29 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $78,946.28 Date 10/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, PATRICK G Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $78,944.89 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENT, JOHANNA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $78,944.87 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNACCI, ANGELA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $78,944.87 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANN MARIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $78,944.87 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO, DOROTHY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,944.87 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JU, CAROLE E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $78,944.87 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JOHN C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,944.87 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCITTO, MICHELE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,944.87 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCERO, GERALDINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,944.87 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, IDA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,944.87 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGRO, REGINA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,944.87 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DROMATTIE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $78,944.87 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System