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 FAHY, TIMOTHY F Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $73,192.11 Date 03/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURNAK, SCOTT R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $73,191.80 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDONADO, JUAN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $73,191.71 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVALLONE, JOSEPH V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $73,191.17 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELUS, PAUL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $73,190.13 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREISSINGER, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,190.08 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHETHERS, DUVALIER Employer name Nassau County Amount $73,189.75 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGHARD, ROBERT W Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,189.64 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, BRIAN P Employer name Albany County Amount $73,189.63 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DAVID P Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $73,189.63 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KEON, DOREEN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $73,189.57 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELEWSKI, GREGORY B Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $73,189.43 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYJAK, JEFFREY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $73,189.30 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MARIO Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $73,188.60 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISTER, LYNNE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $73,188.33 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, WILLIAM T Employer name Livingston County Amount $73,187.55 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CRUISE, TANISHA D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $73,187.26 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEXTON, ROBERT W Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $73,187.14 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, KENJI H Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $73,187.02 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOYAHN, CATHY Employer name Ulster County Amount $73,187.01 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, EMILY T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $73,186.96 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, EDWARD M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $73,186.76 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DARQUIS J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $73,186.63 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATRINE, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $73,186.58 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, MARY J Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $73,186.25 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KAREN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $73,186.20 Date 09/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSEN, ERIK J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $73,186.07 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DAVID M Employer name Broome County Amount $73,186.02 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, MARIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,185.89 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKEY, HARRY L, JR Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $73,185.81 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, MICHELLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,185.76 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARY H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $73,185.71 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIZZINOGLIA, FRANCINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $73,185.70 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, DANIEL Employer name City of Albany Amount $73,185.62 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMMARCO, KRISTEN L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $73,185.58 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTI-HUNT, CARRIE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $73,185.38 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $73,184.26 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $73,184.03 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIDING, BLANE P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $73,183.58 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $73,183.30 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, BRUCE C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $73,181.65 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RAYMOND L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $73,181.60 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOZZAFAVA, LOUIS J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $73,181.26 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JUSTIN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $73,180.97 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO, OSBALDO Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $73,180.97 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGARI, RYAN F Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $73,180.76 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADY, CINDY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $73,180.51 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, LARRY A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $73,180.36 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LAURIE K Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $73,180.18 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAND, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $73,179.82 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELL, PETER F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $73,179.65 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, HOLLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $73,179.46 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURO, STEPHEN M Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $73,179.13 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $73,178.89 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, JO ANN C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $73,178.78 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, STEVEN C Employer name Genesee County Amount $73,178.19 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, JINLU Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $73,178.12 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCOURT, WILLIAM Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $73,177.58 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SABRINA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $73,177.57 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, PETER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $73,177.19 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBOS, EDNA L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $73,176.73 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVENS, DARLENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,176.67 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLWORTH, CURTIS L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $73,176.57 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAS, KURT T Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $73,176.56 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, RUSSELL W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $73,176.17 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAM, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $73,175.91 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-MILK, PATRICIA V Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $73,175.89 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIK, ROBERT J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $73,175.57 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILK, ERIN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $73,175.57 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, CLINT J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $73,175.50 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, DAN Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $73,175.17 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DAWN A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $73,175.08 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINELLI, DOROTHY C Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $73,174.80 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $73,174.54 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZOLINO, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $73,174.37 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $73,174.01 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, JEFFREY S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $73,173.82 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, KRYSTAL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $73,173.45 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOLL, DALE D Employer name Ulster County Amount $73,173.42 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, RAY RAY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $73,173.31 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KRISTA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $73,173.25 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANK, RYAN A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $73,173.12 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JANE H Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $73,172.03 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROEDERS, RICK A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $73,171.76 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, MUHAMMAD Z Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $73,171.75 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, MICHAEL J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $73,171.46 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, JEREMY R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $73,171.32 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICHANH, EILEEN G Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $73,171.31 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, GINA C Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $73,171.03 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, LAWRENCE F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $73,170.72 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZALE, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $73,170.60 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONCIMINO, ANTHONY R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $73,170.59 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, JAMES R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $73,170.52 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, ERICH J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $73,170.45 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, ZACHARY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $73,170.44 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS-BOATSWAIN, ANNETTE B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $73,170.16 Date 01/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBERTINE, KAREN S Employer name Lewis County Amount $73,170.04 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHT, BRIAN P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $73,169.96 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, ALAN F Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $73,169.93 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LUZ E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $73,169.56 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System