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 GRUARIN, RAYMOND T Employer name Niagara County Amount $70,115.26 Date 07/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERIO, NANCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,115.21 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILIEVSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $70,115.05 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, GARY F Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $70,114.89 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIKITSAKOS, BRIGITTE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $70,113.82 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, BERNARDO J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,113.22 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $70,113.16 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, MARY ANN Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $70,113.12 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, MATTHEW D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $70,112.97 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, BRET P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $70,112.96 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANTON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $70,112.88 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MAXWELL T Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $70,112.61 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, RAYMOND W, III Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $70,112.32 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBENBIS, KRISTEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $70,111.60 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, DONISHA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $70,111.50 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DONNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,111.23 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHELEK, STEPHEN R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $70,110.55 Date 04/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, GARY R, JR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $70,109.78 Date 08/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUXTABLE, GREGORY G Employer name Oneida County Amount $70,109.55 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KEVIN R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $70,109.07 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ZACHARY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $70,108.34 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, BERNADETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $70,107.96 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CAROLE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $70,107.95 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $70,107.88 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, JAIMINI BHAGYESH Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $70,107.67 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, STEPHANIE D Employer name Chemung County Amount $70,107.40 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, JAMES B Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $70,107.19 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, CYNTHIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $70,107.05 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSEN, MARY BETH A Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $70,106.65 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIL, CHARLES W Employer name Albany County Amount $70,106.63 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENF, LAWRENCE Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $70,106.62 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARFFMANN, CHRISTIAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,106.61 Date 10/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIANT, LUIS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,106.48 Date 10/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, NAFEEZA A Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $70,106.34 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $70,106.17 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, KELLY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,105.56 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODES, BONNIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $70,105.10 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PHILIP K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $70,105.02 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, HENRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,104.86 Date 04/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, NEIL H Employer name City of Troy Amount $70,103.92 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAYMOND R Employer name North Bellmore Fire District Amount $70,103.61 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIDY, JEFFREY M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $70,103.27 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROGMAN, GARY P Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $70,103.13 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAL, DINASH Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,102.53 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JENNIFER L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $70,102.37 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICKEL, CATHLEEN B Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $70,101.88 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAMOWSKI, DANIEL E Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $70,101.26 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, JOEL J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $70,101.20 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACZKOWSKI, BARTON M Employer name City of Rome Amount $70,101.16 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ITZLA, ROBERT P Employer name Orange County Amount $70,101.14 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIE, SAMUAL A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $70,101.04 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, JEFFERY Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $70,100.57 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DONNA M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $70,099.86 Date 04/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIONE, ROCCO A Employer name City of Utica Amount $70,099.32 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, LEONARD M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $70,099.25 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, SEAN P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $70,099.19 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JILL K Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $70,099.01 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, ROBERT A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $70,099.00 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PAUL N Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $70,098.62 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYKE, NORMAN K Employer name Oneida County Amount $70,098.44 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREESE, GREGORY K Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $70,098.23 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, CAROLYN I Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $70,097.97 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUND, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $70,097.82 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHRYN M Employer name Orange County Amount $70,097.18 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, MIGUEL A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $70,097.14 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHAD M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $70,097.12 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $70,096.82 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESLOW, BETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $70,096.82 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, CLAIRE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,096.43 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DIANNE T Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $70,096.36 Date 11/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JENNIFER A Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $70,096.25 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SFARA, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $70,096.06 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, AIDAN J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,096.03 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DAVID C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $70,096.00 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHAWN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $70,095.80 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, ANGELA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,095.28 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, JEFFREY P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $70,095.00 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, JOETTA Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $70,094.93 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $70,094.62 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, SHAWN J Employer name Erie County Amount $70,094.12 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHSAN, MUHAMMAD Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $70,093.70 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, STANLEY F Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $70,093.46 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, ERINN P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $70,092.54 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $70,092.19 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $70,091.48 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SILVIO, PETER F Employer name Nassau County Amount $70,090.93 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARTS, STEWART L, JR Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $70,090.63 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, MARK J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $70,090.52 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOS, YONI Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $70,090.33 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, KIMA RENEE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $70,090.30 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCANDOLA, MARGARET M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $70,089.93 Date 09/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIEWICZ, DAVID D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $70,089.57 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, DALE F, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $70,089.21 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPP, SUSAN E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $70,088.95 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $70,088.85 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPROSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $70,088.52 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVERNE, JOSEPH L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $70,088.34 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDZY, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $70,088.18 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JAMES D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $70,087.90 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURTNER, BRYAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $70,087.09 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System