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 DOMENECH, JASON A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $63,042.24 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, JORGE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $63,042.14 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALYEA, WESLEY D Employer name Allegany County Amount $63,041.90 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ANGELIA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,041.83 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISALTO, CATHERINE F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,041.82 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOUTAR, POORAN Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $63,041.63 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGH, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $63,041.05 Date 06/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, ANN M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $63,041.00 Date 07/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSE H Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $63,040.85 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WILLIE R, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $63,040.70 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDOLFO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $63,040.51 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DIMARIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $63,040.27 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADU GYAMFI, SAARAH Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $63,040.27 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $63,039.82 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, MARC C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $63,039.70 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBKIN, SELWYN W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $63,039.59 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LARRY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $63,039.51 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, TIMOTHY C Employer name Broome County Amount $63,039.46 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, PRIYA P Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $63,039.46 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBLER, ROBERT C Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $63,039.39 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-FATTIZZI, GRACE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $63,037.92 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, CAREN L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $63,037.92 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, RACHAEL K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $63,037.57 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSLER, STEPHEN L Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $63,037.56 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ARICK C Employer name City of Batavia Amount $63,037.48 Date 02/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE WATERS, BRIAN W Employer name Ontario County Amount $63,037.32 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, RADHIKA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $63,036.90 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROSIA, LISA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $63,036.80 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMANZO, EILEEN S Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $63,036.77 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEVERKA, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $63,036.62 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ELSA R Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $63,036.61 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVECCHI, SHEYENNE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,036.53 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZHOLD, KATHRYN W Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $63,036.33 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, TIMOTHY A Employer name Steuben County Amount $63,036.05 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSSER, LINDA J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $63,036.00 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIN, HOLLY L Employer name Greene County Amount $63,035.67 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, PETER Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,035.23 Date 09/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMON, JOHN I Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $63,035.20 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVLIN, GINA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $63,035.13 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILS, NANCY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $63,034.84 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, LOUANN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $63,034.62 Date 04/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ANN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $63,034.49 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNICO, NICHOLAS S Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,034.31 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MELISSA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $63,033.75 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, MANUEL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $63,033.70 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, PHILIP Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $63,032.95 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TROY D Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $63,032.72 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGADISH, MUKUND S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $63,032.72 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORZAFAVA, ERIC D Employer name City of Utica Amount $63,032.62 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COME, PATRICK J Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,032.36 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JAMES H Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $63,032.23 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINARO, PAUL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $63,031.66 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, JEFFREY G Employer name Niagara County Amount $63,031.64 Date 04/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANTE, KENDRA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $63,031.23 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, DEXTER N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $63,031.22 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALDA, CATHERINE H Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $63,030.81 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, PETER K Employer name City of Batavia Amount $63,030.71 Date 07/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATANE, MICHAEL A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $63,030.47 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMETH, KARL J, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $63,030.11 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DEBORAH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $63,030.10 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URLI, JACQUELINE A Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $63,029.75 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHE, DANIEL J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $63,029.61 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, MARK A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $63,029.26 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, WENDELL O Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $63,028.89 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZA, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $63,028.73 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTI, PAUL J Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $63,028.64 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSKAS, VICTORIA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $63,028.55 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $63,028.53 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABIR, MOHAMMAD A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $63,028.48 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $63,028.29 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESKE, ANNE L Employer name Education Department Amount $63,028.23 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, FRANK, SR Employer name Oneida County Amount $63,028.08 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CHERYL M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $63,027.75 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, MICHAEL G Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $63,027.38 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, SHAWN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $63,027.12 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODIZZARO, RONALD C Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $63,026.41 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, TOBY Employer name Town of Poestenkill Amount $63,026.39 Date 01/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JOHN M, JR Employer name Schenectady Soil Water Con Dis Amount $63,026.38 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, MARTA E Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $63,026.29 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, JESSICA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $63,026.23 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERTIG, JESSICA L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $63,026.17 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, TERESA M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $63,026.14 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBIN, ANTHONY M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,025.96 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, MICHAEL C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $63,025.70 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PETER A Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $63,025.60 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDI, WILLIAM Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $63,025.37 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEVIN C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $63,025.31 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LEE A Employer name Town of Hamptonburgh Amount $63,025.25 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIERRE, ALEXANDRE C Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $63,025.22 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PAMELA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $63,025.16 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCELLO, JODY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $63,025.15 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, RICARDO Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $63,025.11 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, ROBERT L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $63,024.30 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, ANTHONY T Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $63,024.19 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGFRID, RONALD T Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $63,024.05 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBOTTI, SHAUN J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $63,023.97 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, SALVADOR A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $63,023.42 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIA, JESSICA L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $63,023.06 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, MEGHAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $63,022.79 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUTER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $63,022.28 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System