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 CICARDI, ZACHARY M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $77,124.90 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCZAL, DOUGLAS H Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $77,124.89 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, JOAN L Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $77,124.54 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIOTTA, MARK A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $77,124.29 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KAREY M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,124.12 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACANO, ALLYSON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,123.96 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWICHELL, JEROME D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $77,123.70 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRENDAN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,123.37 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, JASON D Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $77,123.22 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENIS, CAMARO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $77,122.98 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DARLICIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,122.89 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABBOJU, PADMAJA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,122.61 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEBVRE, MICHAEL T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,122.17 Date 09/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, ANDREW Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,122.14 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEW, ERIN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $77,122.03 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARSICK, STEPHEN R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $77,121.14 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,120.75 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, EDWIN Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $77,120.57 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFNER, CRAIG W Employer name Town of Somers Amount $77,120.43 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, NORMAN D Employer name Livingston County Amount $77,120.37 Date 07/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRONE, CATHERINE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $77,119.96 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KATHLEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $77,119.52 Date 09/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, JEANETTE H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $77,119.52 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERNESTINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,119.52 Date 09/30/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE-LUCAS, TINA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,119.52 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $77,119.31 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUOD, NANCY Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $77,118.66 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORABONA, BETH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,118.30 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, YVONNE J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,118.27 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERVAN, STEVEN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,117.97 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, HERBERT C Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,117.69 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, ROBERT G K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $77,117.24 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGER, JULIA M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $77,116.91 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, MARCUS A, I Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,116.89 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEY, JASON E Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $77,116.73 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, JAMES J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $77,116.37 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, PATRICK C Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $77,116.04 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, THOMAS G Employer name Wayne County Amount $77,115.99 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORRATH, KRISTEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,115.90 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLENOTIZ, MICHAEL P Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $77,115.80 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETIT, FRANCIS R, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $77,115.31 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWINDT, DIANE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,114.98 Date 05/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABLER, JERALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $77,114.62 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, IRENE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,113.55 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, PATRICIA M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $77,113.40 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, THOMAS S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $77,113.25 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Putnam County Amount $77,113.21 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHETTI, EMIDIO Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $77,113.14 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBINSKY, MICHAEL P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,113.10 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITTE, DENNIS W Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $77,113.04 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, WINSTON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,112.96 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERCZEK, GARY F Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,112.90 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, ROBERT J., JR Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $77,112.67 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVILLE, JUSTIN B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,112.63 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HEATHER Employer name Wyoming County Amount $77,112.48 Date 01/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALI, ANTHONY P Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $77,112.16 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOLARINWA, OLUSHOLA O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,112.11 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,112.08 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, TRAVIS M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $77,111.62 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, WILLIAM S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,111.33 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIELAGO, RIZZA MAE B Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $77,111.08 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCKERBY, RENATA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,110.49 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DARRYL J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $77,110.48 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARPIED, WILLIAM E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,110.02 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JAMES W, II Employer name Village of Canton Amount $77,109.83 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY B Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $77,109.80 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,109.72 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,108.97 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, JOHN G Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $77,108.42 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SOTTO, VINCENT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,108.25 Date 12/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, DAVID G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,107.96 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERWALL, FRANCIS J Employer name Ontario County Amount $77,107.74 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACZEK, MARK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $77,107.11 Date 12/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JERRY C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $77,106.32 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIANO, DANA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $77,106.32 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVIA, COLLEEN A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $77,106.21 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRZAKER, JAMES A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $77,105.76 Date 06/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIZAIRE, KARLEEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,105.23 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, JOSEPH M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,104.91 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RAHSANICA M Employer name Erie County Amount $77,104.82 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LORI A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $77,104.73 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROBERT Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,104.68 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RANDOLPH A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $77,104.38 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURMAN, SUZANNE G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,104.00 Date 11/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL-LONG, DEBBIE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $77,103.63 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENA, GIUSEPPE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $77,103.40 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, DARRELL T, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,103.25 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFIELD, RYAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,103.19 Date 08/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENKOPF, HARALD J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $77,103.13 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, KEITH R Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,103.11 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAYFORD, CHERYL L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $77,102.67 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDDY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $77,102.22 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, RANDI L Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $77,101.91 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANITA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,101.70 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADDLESON, RICHARD L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $77,101.68 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, JAMES L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $77,101.57 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DIANE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,101.27 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLI, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,101.04 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONT, ROLAND N, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $77,100.26 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, JACOB D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $77,099.84 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System