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 KING, STEPHEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,849.67 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILE, ONOFRIO SAL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $73,849.63 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $73,849.39 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $73,848.34 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, JOSEPH R Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $73,848.24 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEFIERD, JOSEPH W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,848.13 Date 01/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSI, ANTHONY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,848.06 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDY, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,847.34 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, ROBERTA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $73,847.27 Date 07/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, GRACIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,847.26 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, TYSON E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $73,847.04 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, STACY-ANN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $73,847.03 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, ORLANDO D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,846.46 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, PAMELA H Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $73,846.17 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISKOROWSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $73,846.03 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILION, GILLES E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $73,846.00 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, WILLIAM A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $73,845.99 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, DEIRDRE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,845.58 Date 08/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSEL, JAMES M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $73,845.54 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAVE, DEBY Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $73,845.38 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, SEAN M Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $73,845.31 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD-HALSTEAD, JANET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,845.23 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, RAYMOND Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,845.00 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DEBORAH L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $73,844.97 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGOLO, VINCENT, JR Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $73,844.51 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QIU, SHU F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,844.45 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LUIS A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $73,844.29 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, STEPHEN F Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $73,844.27 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIESEN, RICHARD A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $73,842.94 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCA, GERHARD A Employer name Erie County Amount $73,842.81 Date 01/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DONNA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $73,842.75 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRY, ERIC M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $73,842.08 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, CHESTER A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $73,841.89 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, REBECCA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $73,841.86 Date 01/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, KEVIN A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $73,841.75 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MELINDA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,841.60 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYE, JUDY B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $73,841.55 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, TERI L Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $73,841.45 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STACEY Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $73,841.38 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, MICHAEL G Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $73,840.40 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $73,840.31 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIETRI, MARK Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $73,840.30 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, NANCY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,840.02 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, COREY W Employer name Montgomery Co Soil & Water Con Amount $73,840.00 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZ, KATHLEEN M Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $73,839.96 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONNELL, AMANDA K Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $73,839.60 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, TIMMY W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,839.45 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KIM M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFUCCI, EVELYN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFILETTO, KERI L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICO, DANIELLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,839.45 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ALBERT S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERAGHTY, MAUREEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, HEATHER Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FONTAINE, MICHAEL T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNINO, JOHN S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JOHN F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TASHON L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, TYRONE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, FAITH R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PETER N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMAN, BRANDY C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISZOWATY, LESZEK Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,839.45 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCETTA, DEVIN K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERZINGER, JOHN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, RAYMOND Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILES, RACHEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARIA V Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUVENIR, OSLAND A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, SHAUN P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SUANN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, KHALID Y Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARISA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCH, KENNETH R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNON, JOANNE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, REGINA P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, CLIFFORD D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,839.45 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZELL, DANIELLE N Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $73,839.45 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUN, KYUNGMIN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $73,839.45 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CYNTHIA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $73,839.31 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, JASON Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $73,839.11 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTA, JEAN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $73,838.94 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCIALO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,838.80 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JOHN F Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $73,838.60 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGSBY, NANCY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,837.90 Date 12/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, JENNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $73,837.70 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINSABAUGH, JOSEPH C Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $73,837.35 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZMEYER, JASON M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $73,836.95 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, TAMMY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $73,836.62 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, OSCAR R Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $73,836.39 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTERLEY, STEPHEN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,836.14 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITYLO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,836.02 Date 05/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, JEFFREY D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,836.00 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, WINSTON P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $73,835.88 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KARL C Employer name Erie County Amount $73,835.87 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, MICHELLE V Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $73,835.78 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DAVID B, II Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $73,835.71 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System