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 VADNEY, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $74,091.95 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNTING, SUSAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,091.84 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, PHILLIP D, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $74,091.82 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELETA, NIKEE E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $74,091.37 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERELLE, GILBERT Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $74,091.19 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLY, NAZREEN NEISHA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $74,091.18 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, CRAIG M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $74,090.95 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDRAU, WILLIAM P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $74,090.79 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIERDIERCKS, MATTHEW J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $74,090.73 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIARACINA, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $74,090.49 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, AMANDA M Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $74,090.39 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, ERIC R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $74,089.92 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,089.84 Date 04/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $74,089.75 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULMIS-LOUIS, MERISE Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,089.37 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, YOLANDA N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $74,088.67 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PAUL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,088.44 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYSLOP, JOHN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $74,088.42 Date 12/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIBOTARU, LILIANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,088.39 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LEOSMARY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $74,088.13 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOW, RANNY Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $74,088.12 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFERING, LYNN A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $74,087.50 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SMITHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $74,087.23 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJSTOROVIC, ZLATIJA M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $74,087.04 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, WAYNE R Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $74,085.98 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, DANIEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $74,085.90 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOHN L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,085.75 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DANIELLE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $74,085.75 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBE, ANDREW B Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,085.62 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARGA, ANTHONY N Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $74,085.47 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ANTHONY J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,085.44 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNKEWICZ, MATTHEW J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $74,085.04 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARIO A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $74,084.47 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, DEBORAH L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $74,084.42 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEGAS, EDWIN F Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $74,084.42 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGELS, MARK A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $74,083.80 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTILES, JORGE L Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $74,081.84 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JOSEPH J, III Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $74,081.83 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HECTOR, JR Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $74,081.70 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TREVOR P Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $74,081.59 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, JOHN E Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $74,081.02 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LORRAINE M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $74,080.88 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLMAN, JEFFREY H Employer name Authorities Budget Office Amount $74,080.63 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, THOMAS J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $74,080.02 Date 05/20/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, VALERIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $74,080.02 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KATHERINE L Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $74,079.85 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABB, MERL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,079.81 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHTOO-DHANRAJ, TEERANMATTIE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $74,079.33 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWALD, ERIC S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $74,079.21 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMANSKY, GARY A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $74,078.91 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISROE, RICHARD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,078.89 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, ANASTASIA L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $74,078.87 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHANTY, DIANA L Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $74,078.76 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JAMES D Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $74,078.44 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECOSTA, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,078.25 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, HELENE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,077.49 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBBIOSO, KAREN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $74,077.46 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINGER, KRISTIN L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $74,076.91 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMPF, LYNN M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $74,076.67 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOSKI, RYAN J Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $74,076.20 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CLIFFORD, JR Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $74,075.98 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, THERESA E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $74,075.84 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MARY R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $74,075.63 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARSTAD, SUSAN E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $74,075.35 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUCA, LISA A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $74,074.83 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $74,074.75 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ANIKA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $74,074.27 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, BIJU J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,074.27 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVAR, MARIA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $74,074.27 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEITH E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,074.27 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEY, LAURA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,074.27 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, KERRY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $74,074.27 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JACKLIN Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $74,073.63 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARGUERITE Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $74,073.62 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, ANGEL L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $74,073.44 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSANTE, GERALD R Employer name City of Utica Amount $74,073.31 Date 03/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOJCESKI, KATHY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $74,073.30 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTER, JOHN W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $74,073.18 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUCCIO, LINDA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $74,072.80 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMON, JOHN P Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $74,072.80 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDHRAM, MAHADEO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $74,072.65 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, JOSE V Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $74,071.97 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGLE, SAMUEL N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,071.79 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOWSKI, KRISTI L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $74,070.74 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILATO, DOUGLAS J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $74,070.65 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANEY, JOSEPH L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $74,070.36 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, THOMAS R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $74,070.30 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, NOEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $74,069.98 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUBECK, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $74,069.87 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JERRY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $74,069.86 Date 02/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, SARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $74,069.07 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HARRY T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $74,069.00 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATEK, PHILIP T Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $74,068.87 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZBICKI, TRICIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $74,068.85 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINS, JOSHUA W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $74,068.54 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAILLANCOURT, CORY D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $74,068.40 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, MARCELO A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $74,067.78 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ANNIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $74,067.60 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, COLLEEN Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $74,067.44 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, RAYMOND J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $74,067.43 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System