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 FEDORA, MICHELE R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,939.85 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAMON Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $76,938.36 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERIDEAU, TROY A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $76,937.89 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LEONARD E Employer name City of Oneida Amount $76,937.79 Date 07/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JOHN P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $76,937.58 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA-MIRANDA, MARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $76,937.31 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTERN, RACHEL MAE Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $76,936.66 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GLENDA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,936.65 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JAMES P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,936.02 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAU, MAN TSZ Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,935.60 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSIO, MAUREEN A Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $76,935.40 Date 08/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DONALD F, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,935.30 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, MELISSA K Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,935.12 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMMILLERI, LISA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,934.23 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WAYNE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,934.00 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, CESAR A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $76,933.83 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, DIANE L Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $76,933.55 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITTO, ANN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,932.85 Date 04/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, JERROD E Employer name Chenango County Amount $76,932.81 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $76,932.56 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, AMY P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,932.03 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGNONE, CARMINE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $76,932.01 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, KEVIN N Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $76,931.56 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LYNNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,931.55 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, RICHARD L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $76,931.43 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, JOHN J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,931.07 Date 12/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDLER, PAUL H Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $76,931.00 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODAGROSI, THERESA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,930.92 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, JOSEPH P Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $76,930.89 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, WILLIAM Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,930.39 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZOK, THOMAS D Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,930.14 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, KYLE A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $76,930.09 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMASHEVICH, JESSICA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,929.85 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWSINSKI, WALTER B Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,929.77 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTERN, SHAWN A Employer name Erie County Amount $76,929.13 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILARDO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $76,929.04 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, PAULETTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $76,928.75 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, JOHN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,928.38 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, LISA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $76,928.36 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVO, JANICE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $76,928.20 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSMEYER, JENNET E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $76,928.16 Date 06/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, VICTOR M Employer name Erie County Amount $76,928.14 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, BRIDGET M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,927.92 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, INGRID U Employer name Ontario County Amount $76,927.64 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSPISIL, TAMMY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $76,927.51 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARDETTA, MICHELE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,927.34 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, GAIL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,927.24 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBINE, MARK A Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,926.94 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKMAN, KIMBERLY B Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,926.85 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,926.73 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPPENHAGEN, ANTHONY R, II Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $76,926.62 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, GREGORY T Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $76,926.62 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAN, SUSAN F Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $76,926.12 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, CHANDRA L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $76,926.02 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $76,926.01 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANEY, CLARE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,925.56 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, AMANDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,925.51 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBETTA, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,925.00 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGARO, MARK L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $76,924.93 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTEAT, CHARLES, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $76,924.78 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, JANNETTA H Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $76,924.66 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, STEVEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $76,924.58 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, RAYMOND W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $76,924.48 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, WILLIAM P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $76,924.14 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBELL, BRIAN J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $76,923.91 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAS, WESLY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,923.65 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOHA, MD ZIAUL ALAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $76,923.47 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTTI, TRACY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $76,923.41 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONSEN, CRAIG D Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $76,923.29 Date 08/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROGER D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $76,923.18 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTZEL, JESSE G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $76,922.97 Date 05/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, RAYMOND D Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $76,922.94 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, ROBERT W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,922.03 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSFELD, SCOTT C Employer name Village of Depew Amount $76,921.67 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIFRONZO, JOSEPH, III Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $76,921.32 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEES, WILLIAM E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $76,921.09 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOA, DAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,921.07 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, GARY M, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,920.70 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, ROBERT W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,920.59 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, MARY B Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $76,920.40 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, TODD P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $76,920.35 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNEMANN, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,920.25 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $76,920.02 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLETTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $76,919.60 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGIUDICE, KATHERINE T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,919.52 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEAN, JACQUELINE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,919.52 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK-HONEY, KELLY Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,919.52 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DIANE S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,919.52 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, JANICE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,919.52 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEWATER, FRANCES P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,919.52 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUGHI, SANDRA R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,919.52 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIN, REGINA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,919.52 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, GLORIA J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $76,919.52 Date 08/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGIO, THERESA F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,919.52 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, MARGARET Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,919.52 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, YVONNE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,919.52 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, DOLORES C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,919.52 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, LAURA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $76,919.52 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PIETTO, TERESA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,919.52 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, HEIDI S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,919.52 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System