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 NUNZIATO, JACLYN D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,278.31 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JESSICA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,278.31 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, JOHN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $69,278.26 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSOU, CLIVE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,277.98 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JOSEPH H Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,277.91 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-HATTON, DEBORAH J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $69,277.52 Date 06/02/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWERKER, DUANE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $69,277.43 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVELO, SATURNINO J, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $69,277.20 Date 08/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTIS, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $69,277.01 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, SARAH A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $69,276.86 Date 06/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, FRANCESCO Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $69,276.84 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON-RINALDI, DAWN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $69,276.74 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-DE LUCA, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $69,276.36 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, GREGORY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,276.02 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON WEDEL, KIMBERLY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,275.42 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, SAMUEL H Employer name Cornell University Amount $69,275.36 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANE, BRIAN P Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $69,275.36 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JAMES E, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,275.31 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, JOHN W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,275.31 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENDIS, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,273.86 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RAYMOND S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $69,273.78 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDER, BRITTANY L Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $69,273.70 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, TRINA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $69,273.67 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $69,273.25 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTATORE, ARMAND J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $69,272.88 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENECH, ISABEL I Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $69,272.56 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZAK, KATHERINE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,272.08 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, GEORGIA A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $69,271.63 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMORA, MARTA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $69,271.24 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS-BEER, CONSTANCE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $69,271.09 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GARY Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $69,270.88 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LINDA Employer name Orange County Amount $69,270.09 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, ELVY A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $69,269.96 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, JAMES P Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $69,269.93 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, HERMAN G Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $69,269.41 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, SARAH E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,269.22 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, GLORIA G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,268.39 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBEE, TIFFANY L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $69,268.25 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, DIONNA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,267.98 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANSON, MARK G Employer name Niagara County Amount $69,267.88 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, KATHLEEN J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $69,267.24 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JEREMY K Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,267.12 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENYAME, FRANCIS E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $69,267.07 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWNINGSHIELD, JOHN R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $69,267.02 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WILLIAM Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $69,265.95 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, ALLAN L Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $69,265.86 Date 11/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, LUCAS R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $69,265.48 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, RANDY J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $69,265.09 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBRON, DANIEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,264.86 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLES, TIMOTHY L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $69,264.57 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $69,263.17 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, NADJWAH R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,263.14 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MELISSA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,262.84 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBIN, ALEX Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $69,262.20 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMIOF, JONATHAN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $69,262.12 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $69,261.85 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,261.18 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBERT, DIANA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $69,261.17 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, WILLIAM R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $69,260.43 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYA, KATHIE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,260.42 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, LOUIS A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $69,260.37 Date 05/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, LEANNA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,259.97 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SHARON E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $69,259.65 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAKARLIS, NICHOLAS C Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,259.52 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, JOHN M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $69,259.23 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPONE, SAMUEL T Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $69,259.21 Date 05/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, VICTOR Employer name Department of Health Amount $69,258.69 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUHOUT, KATRINA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,258.48 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENESTE, RACHEL Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $69,258.35 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, LUCY J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $69,258.22 Date 12/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, JOEL J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $69,257.94 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, LISHA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $69,257.72 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Town of Copake Amount $69,257.45 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SPENCER Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $69,256.68 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUILLA, ARIKA A Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $69,256.65 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, LINDA L Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $69,256.58 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $69,256.56 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTOWSKI, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $69,256.28 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFURNO, EUGENE Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $69,256.21 Date 05/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAMAN, JOHN R Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $69,255.70 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POP, ELENA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,255.26 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MICHAEL D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $69,255.17 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $69,254.72 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, ERIC J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $69,254.62 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPUSOV, SERGEY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $69,254.03 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, ANTHONY A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $69,253.88 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, THOMAS C Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $69,253.77 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $69,253.65 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRELLAS, VINCENZA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $69,253.53 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-LACEY, REGINA Employer name Ulster County Amount $69,253.26 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, MELISSA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $69,252.20 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROBERT T Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $69,251.94 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRUDER, FLOYD D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $69,251.57 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, MICHAEL V Employer name Erie County Amount $69,251.47 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, LINDA J Employer name Port Jervis Housing Authority Amount $69,250.40 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, JASON M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $69,250.39 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, JAMAL Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $69,250.01 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JACQUELINE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $69,249.55 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEESE, AMY S Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $69,248.75 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIN, GEORGE Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $69,248.61 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System