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 TRIPEPI-PULICE, CONCETTA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $71,863.87 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, JANET M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,863.46 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHARON A Employer name Erie County Amount $71,863.20 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,862.56 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOUBEN, JAMES G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,862.32 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELOCK, MARGARET Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,861.99 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, SHAD R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $71,861.85 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTNOY, MARIA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,861.63 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, PEDRO Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $71,861.58 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTMER, PETER G Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $71,861.40 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUFFRANT, MAX N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $71,861.36 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOHN W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,861.24 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAIA, MICHAEL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $71,860.90 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RADDO, ANN MARIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $71,860.83 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRVILLE, ANNE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $71,860.52 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECRETO, JOHN E Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $71,860.28 Date 09/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFAVERO, MICHAEL V Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $71,860.10 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOLSON-WILSON, JANICE L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $71,859.73 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, RYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $71,859.38 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISMAN, PAUL C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $71,859.20 Date 02/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KEVIN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $71,859.05 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST MARY, RACHEL L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,858.52 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $71,858.11 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BARBARA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $71,856.90 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETZ, DENISE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $71,856.56 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWRY, RICHARD K, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $71,854.16 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATT, ERIC C Employer name Cornell University Amount $71,854.08 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FLORIO, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $71,853.98 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGHMIE, AMY C Employer name Putnam County Amount $71,853.22 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, LISA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $71,852.54 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $71,852.47 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONESSA, THOMAS S Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $71,852.25 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCATO, JAMES A, II Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $71,852.22 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRESGE, SARAH V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $71,851.95 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREELAND, RANDY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $71,851.94 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHRMAN, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $71,851.23 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, FRANK L Employer name City of Albany Amount $71,850.69 Date 08/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $71,850.42 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, PAMELA L Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $71,850.19 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,850.11 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $71,850.06 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSS, WALTER E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $71,850.03 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, VINCENT J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $71,849.98 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, DAVID M, JR Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $71,849.30 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, WILLIAM C Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $71,848.50 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, KIM M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $71,848.28 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, DIANA M Employer name Orange County Amount $71,848.03 Date 08/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Port Jefferson Fire District Amount $71,847.96 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBEK, AUDRY Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $71,847.71 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN R, JR Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $71,847.45 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, MABLE Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $71,847.11 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREJACK, WILLIAM A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $71,846.95 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COONEY, TRINA Employer name Broome County Amount $71,846.83 Date 10/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNIAK, THOMAS F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $71,846.80 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, JOSEPH P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $71,846.48 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, JAMES A Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,846.41 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRUCE A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $71,846.40 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, DANIEL, JR Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $71,846.14 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTIER, BARRY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $71,845.69 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEDA, ANGELA M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $71,845.59 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, CHRISTIE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $71,845.50 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINEGARD, STEVEN Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $71,845.22 Date 05/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOTO, MAUREEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,845.20 Date 11/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVO, RONALD A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $71,844.74 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOX, MARY E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $71,844.69 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, SARAH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $71,844.69 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRIZIO, MARK A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $71,844.54 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $71,843.73 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAVERKAMP, KATHLEEN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $71,843.33 Date 10/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTZUR, DANIEL W Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $71,843.23 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGEUX, KELLY M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $71,842.33 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLOVER, RICHARD C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,842.30 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, ARTHUR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $71,842.26 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARINO, CRISTINA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $71,842.00 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MAEVE J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $71,842.00 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONAMICI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $71,841.98 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSTEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $71,841.75 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMANN, MICHAEL J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $71,841.61 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $71,841.38 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDERLIN, JAMES P Employer name Monroe County Amount $71,841.20 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETT, JAMIE J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $71,840.63 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFLINGER, ALLAN S Employer name Orange County Amount $71,840.55 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTHONY, LINDSAY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $71,840.52 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORDUE, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $71,840.47 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ROBERT LEE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $71,840.35 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMA, STEVEN N Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $71,840.14 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVENCIA, MILDRED Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $71,839.50 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUNIS, LOUIS Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $71,839.30 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, WENLI Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $71,839.30 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, SARAH MARIE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $71,839.15 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBILO, CONSTANCE A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $71,838.40 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, APRELL C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $71,838.11 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KATHYANN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $71,837.44 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HROMADA, KERRY P Employer name Columbia County Amount $71,837.35 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, IAN W G Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $71,837.30 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, KIMBERLY J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $71,837.21 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, PEGGY M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $71,837.12 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, PHILLIP J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $71,836.83 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALICZEK, WALLACE J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $71,836.02 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, WAYNE L Employer name Delaware County Amount $71,836.00 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System