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 CINDRICH, RICHARD D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,704.05 Date 03/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JOHN S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,703.92 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $76,703.85 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRAULT, JEFF P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,703.84 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SYLVIA T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,703.84 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANIKOWSKI, JEFFREY E Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,703.84 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCUCCI, MATTHEW D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $76,703.84 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRON, DAMIAN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $76,703.84 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, THALIA ALTHEA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,703.84 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JOHN D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $76,703.84 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, SEAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,703.63 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDANO, MICHAEL A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,703.56 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, NICOLE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $76,703.14 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSOLD, ROSE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,703.09 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPETTI, RICHARD E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $76,702.81 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTAKOWSKI, DENNIS Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $76,702.26 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLES, STEVEN M Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $76,701.79 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURUSZ, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,701.51 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, SIDNEY S, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,701.28 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMMARATO, STEVEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,701.24 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, AMY K Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $76,701.03 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JOSEPH G Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $76,700.17 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESANI, JUSTIN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $76,699.53 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, GLENN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,698.93 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, LORIE L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $76,698.82 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANN, LEE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,698.67 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, ANTHONY D Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $76,698.65 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VERA, RITCHIE RAY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $76,698.64 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, LAURY ANN Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $76,698.64 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTE, COREN N Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $76,698.64 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, CATHERINE G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $76,698.64 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ELLEN L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $76,698.64 Date 08/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKAYA, HENRY W Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,698.43 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHOR, DAVID A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,698.07 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, DANIEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,698.07 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-RIVERA, MARILYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,698.00 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSE, KATHELINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,697.81 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORER, STEPHANIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,697.50 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINANE, HOLLY B Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,697.44 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HELEN J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $76,696.95 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UKAEGBU-NDUKWE, UGO J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $76,696.91 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANDT, ROSANNE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,696.72 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MEGAN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $76,696.67 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSON, KYLE A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $76,696.37 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEDIAKO, PAULINA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $76,696.15 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ALFRED J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $76,696.04 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGIBBON, MARCIA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $76,695.88 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, KATHERINE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,695.87 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, WILLIAM D Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $76,695.26 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACH, KEVIN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,695.17 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURIVAGE, WILLIAM J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $76,694.77 Date 11/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS LEVERITTE, ANGIE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,694.42 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $76,694.02 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALSEDO, CESAR R Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $76,693.82 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JON E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $76,692.15 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, PAULA J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,692.12 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $76,691.90 Date 05/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, GLENN D, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,691.64 Date 03/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA BADIA, ELAINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $76,691.53 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIPOLO, JOSEPH Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $76,691.20 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID-GIL, ERICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $76,691.10 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSBURG, MARY CARLA Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,690.90 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, LISA A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $76,690.65 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATTI G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $76,690.34 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHANEKA A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $76,690.32 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIGGLE, BRUCE C Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $76,690.21 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIODICE, MICHELLE L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $76,690.02 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDE, ROSS N Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $76,689.92 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, RHONDA C Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $76,689.55 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, PHYLLIS M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $76,689.48 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARK H Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $76,689.29 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN D, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $76,689.02 Date 10/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, JONATHAN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $76,689.01 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, WENDY L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $76,688.80 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, EMILY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,688.54 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TRACI BETH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,688.31 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, PATRICK M Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,687.86 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $76,687.76 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLES, MICHAEL A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $76,687.58 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOSEPH, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,687.41 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYKE, WHITLEY U, JR Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $76,687.28 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, FRANCIS PATRICK, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $76,686.83 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUGH, ANGELA T Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $76,686.58 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCILIANO, MARIA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $76,686.30 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAN, PHILIP H Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,686.26 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MATTHEW L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $76,686.04 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZASSO, DENNIS G Employer name Putnam County Amount $76,685.50 Date 05/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JONATHAN Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $76,685.45 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $76,685.42 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARISOL J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,685.25 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENING, ROBERT F Employer name Lewis County Amount $76,685.16 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VOY, CATHERINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,685.13 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSON, JOHN A Employer name Riverhead Water District Amount $76,684.34 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, MARGARET S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $76,683.94 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCHIAVO, MICHAEL B Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $76,683.94 Date 09/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JEFFREY B Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $76,683.86 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, EDWIN D, III Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $76,683.85 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, WESLEY L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $76,683.76 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVENZO, PHILIP F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,683.68 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSING, CARL G Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $76,683.66 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System