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 ROBERTO, CHRISTIAN C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,225.96 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNIKOV, YURII Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $77,225.95 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, FRANCISO A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $77,225.74 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, DEBORAH J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $77,225.37 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BRYAN L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $77,224.63 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, JIMI E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $77,224.28 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, ALFRED Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $77,224.23 Date 05/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, LAURIE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $77,224.08 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ERIKA F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,224.04 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, JUDITH M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,223.38 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, DENISE M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,223.28 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, JULIA V Employer name Education Department Amount $77,222.92 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, KRISTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,222.37 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, SCOTT A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $77,222.13 Date 09/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLIVER, SHANNEIKQUA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $77,221.96 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, JASON R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,221.93 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEAN M Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $77,221.82 Date 01/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JEFFREY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $77,221.79 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $77,220.77 Date 05/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, TARA L Employer name Broome County Amount $77,220.69 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILECCIA, KRISTA L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $77,220.47 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRBA, SCOTT Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,220.02 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, WINSTON P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,219.73 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, MARTIN L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,219.68 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, CHERYL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,219.26 Date 06/14/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLNAT, SALLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $77,219.05 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAMADRE, FRANK Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,218.57 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESEL, STEVEN E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,218.51 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSIALOWSKI, PETER A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,218.38 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCORE, ALICIA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,218.34 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, ROBERT P Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $77,218.26 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-GELETA, MARIANNE Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $77,218.01 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JASON C Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $77,218.00 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHENBAUER, SCOTT C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,217.70 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EODICE, BENJAMIN R, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $77,217.30 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDOVINI, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $77,217.24 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAGLIA, ROSEMARIE S Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $77,217.24 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, PAUL E Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $77,217.13 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, BRADLEY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $77,216.54 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARCOS G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $77,216.42 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSON, ERIK J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,216.05 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BRIAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,215.55 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, GARY P Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $77,215.17 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLABAY, JOHN J Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $77,214.62 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAOUETTE, SHAWN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,214.50 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MONIQUE H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,213.79 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENREICH, DONALD A Employer name Putnam County Amount $77,213.36 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DOUGLAS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $77,213.12 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, STEFANI A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $77,212.53 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTIK, FAITH E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $77,212.45 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MARILYN A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $77,212.44 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $77,212.39 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BUONO, DENNIS P Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $77,211.75 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITZIGMAN, SHAWN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,211.63 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, EDWARD M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $77,211.47 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, NICOLE L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $77,210.81 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, VICKY L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $77,210.57 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODAH, KENNETH G, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $77,210.12 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CATHERINE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,209.92 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINSTEIN, STEVEN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $77,209.42 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $77,208.84 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, DAVID W Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $77,208.80 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LILLO, DANIEL W Employer name City of Albany Amount $77,208.29 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $77,207.52 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROZIER, HAROLD W Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $77,207.46 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEVAL, DAVID A Employer name Cornell University Amount $77,207.40 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHA, WEI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,207.18 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOUTIS, CHRISTINE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,207.16 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, PATRICIA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,207.07 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, LETY Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,206.66 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, DEBRA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,206.60 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, FRANK E Employer name Madison County Amount $77,206.16 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MOLLY M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $77,205.87 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEKE, CHRISTOPER M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $77,205.61 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLETT, PAUL B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,205.50 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NICHOLAS, JR Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,205.50 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, MATTIE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,205.50 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ELAINE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,205.50 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLIAN, DONNA M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $77,205.50 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, BRUCE M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $77,205.50 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLIC, SANDRA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $77,205.50 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAN, SUSAN F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $77,205.50 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, VINCENT S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,205.50 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, ROBERT V Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,205.50 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ-CASTRO, SHIRLEY A. Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,205.50 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLNESS, DAWN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,205.50 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, WILLIAM P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,205.50 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, PATRICIA M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $77,205.50 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASON, ANDREA J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $77,205.50 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZINSKY, SHERRIE R Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $77,205.50 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MARILYN A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $77,205.50 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, ROBERT, JR Employer name NYC Judges Amount $77,205.50 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDAK, SUSAN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,205.50 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARPENTIER, MARK W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $77,205.03 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,204.75 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMP, KENNETH M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,204.65 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, WESLEY J, JR Employer name Southold Fire District Amount $77,204.54 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSETTI, PAUL E Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,204.45 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,204.07 Date 11/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, JOHN T Employer name Town of Southold Amount $77,203.65 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System