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 RIVERA, VERONICA Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,533.48 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, KIMBERLY A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $76,533.36 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ELADIO Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $76,533.21 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, CHARLES R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $76,533.00 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ROBERT S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $76,532.75 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, IAN J Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $76,532.66 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, IRINA K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $76,531.93 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANRAGH, CAMILLE N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $76,531.45 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSEL, JEFFREY J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $76,530.76 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMILESKI, JOEL T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $76,530.60 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $76,530.58 Date 12/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, ROBERT E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $76,530.39 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNE, RITA M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $76,530.36 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON, ALAN M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $76,530.35 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOMBE, PAUL J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $76,530.29 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLAGO, TROPHY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $76,529.97 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCIARELLI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $76,529.50 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIBALDI, KATHRYN M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $76,529.29 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GREGORY D Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $76,529.25 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, COURTNEY N Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $76,529.08 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERA, RICHARD S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,528.94 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORWIN, JANE L Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $76,528.87 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEROUSSI, SARAH L Employer name Cornell University Amount $76,528.86 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARGE, BARBARA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,528.60 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, MELINDA S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $76,528.48 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, YOLANDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,528.27 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESHCHUK, ALEKSANDR S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $76,528.24 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN-HUGHES, JOAN P Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $76,527.80 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, ERIC M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $76,527.73 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NESBITT-MALONE, SONDRA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,527.56 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERAS-CUEVA, NANCY Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,526.51 Date 02/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBALLO, CARRIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,526.48 Date 08/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPCZYK, SCOTT E Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $76,526.48 Date 10/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARA, JUDITH A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $76,526.18 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARY GRACE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,525.83 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDETTE, SUSAN I Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $76,525.71 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LYNEE F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $76,525.56 Date 11/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $76,525.45 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNTENER, MICHAEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $76,524.37 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALKOWSKI, RICHARD T Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $76,524.10 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRERO, JENNY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $76,523.87 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THERRIEN, TODD A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $76,523.50 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULLS, ROBERT Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $76,523.11 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, STEPHEN B Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $76,522.82 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLIMAN, INAIAT Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $76,522.58 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANSAH, JOHN Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $76,522.02 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAMONTE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $76,521.39 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, NICOLA Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $76,521.24 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLANO, HORTENCIA Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $76,521.09 Date 11/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CYNTHIA R Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $76,521.05 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MICHELE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $76,520.56 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CURTIS Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $76,519.69 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, STEPHEN R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $76,519.51 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANSBY, ANN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $76,518.76 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABALOLA, OLUSHOLA B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $76,518.49 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATARO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $76,518.16 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANI, VINCENT D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,517.80 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $76,517.33 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, STEVEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $76,517.15 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCK, CHRISTIAN L Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $76,516.91 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARTON, BRIAN D Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $76,516.88 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBELINO, ROSEANNE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $76,516.60 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, BRUCE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $76,516.42 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, ROSEANNE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $76,516.08 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVAS, KARI A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $76,515.88 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVAUD, KAMELEA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,515.84 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREST, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,515.53 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YARROBINO, DEANA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,515.27 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DAVID M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $76,515.05 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, DOMENICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $76,514.90 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMKA, JAMES H Employer name Village of Waterloo Amount $76,514.67 Date 07/28/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, SCOTT C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,514.35 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, FRANK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,514.25 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZAREVYCH, BOHDAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,513.80 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, ANTHONY L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $76,513.74 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCAULIFFE, PEGGY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $76,513.37 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, DENISE M Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $76,513.01 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MONICA Y Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $76,512.89 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITNAUER, PETER D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $76,512.58 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DERRICK W Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,512.26 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLENN, THOMAS A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $76,512.08 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEREK P Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $76,511.46 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $76,511.40 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITH-RAYMOND, YVETTE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,511.17 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, SCOTT W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $76,511.16 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PETER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $76,510.85 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARENA, JAMES J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $76,510.69 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARIO, THOMAS U Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $76,510.42 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, GALE C Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $76,510.31 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRYAN J Employer name Allegany County Amount $76,510.04 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, IRIS M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,509.79 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROOST, STEPHEN P Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $76,509.64 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AJASA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $76,509.33 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, MARGARET L Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $76,509.31 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, SHANE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $76,508.57 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURBAR, BARBARA Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $76,508.51 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, YASMIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,508.50 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATKIEWICZ, JOHN D Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $76,508.38 Date 06/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHERARDI, DEBRA A Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $76,508.13 Date 06/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, LOURDES M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $76,507.65 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System