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 MATHAI, SHEEBA S T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,619.74 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONECYPHER, STEVEN O Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $119,619.53 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUPITON, LYNORE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,618.85 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CECILE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,618.83 Date 07/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYE, SALLY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,618.82 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, JAMES A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,618.13 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, JANE K Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $119,618.05 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRENZE, LAURICE Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $119,618.05 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, NATHAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,616.82 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMES R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $119,615.94 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, KEITH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,614.08 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZNER, LINDA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $119,611.26 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,609.96 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDY C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $119,608.38 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIA, MING-LUNG K Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $119,608.29 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, KEVIN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,607.25 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, MAUREEN D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,606.38 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDEAU, KIM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,606.30 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, DAVID M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $119,605.54 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CARIN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $119,605.43 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, RACHEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $119,605.41 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAVIA, CHARLES R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $119,604.30 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMKE, LEOPOLD, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,603.83 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SICONOLFI, PASQUALINO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,600.00 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHING, GARY W Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,599.70 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $119,597.96 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALDO, RICHARD E, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,597.81 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRINGMAN, GLENN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,596.19 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ANDREW R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,594.95 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, NED E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $119,594.18 Date 05/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYSTRYK, THOMAS A, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,593.30 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORNEO, IMRAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,592.85 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL M Employer name Albany County Amount $119,591.92 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, ROYAL C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $119,591.00 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, VICTOR G Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $119,591.00 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, LAURA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $119,590.51 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPANO, NICHOLAS Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,590.07 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUS, FRANCIS M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $119,589.36 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $119,587.72 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,587.22 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, ADAM S Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,585.81 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,583.50 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSETTA, MARIO O Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $119,580.95 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMUTH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,577.65 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULNICK, BURTON, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $119,576.62 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE-PERRY, GRACE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $119,574.10 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLERT, ERIC W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $119,573.64 Date 03/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARENA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,573.03 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL E Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $119,571.72 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMAN, PETER A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,571.57 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINIARSKI, NANCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,570.11 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, LUIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,568.78 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLFE, ETHAN G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $119,568.65 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGUT, CRAIG L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $119,568.65 Date 06/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, LISA L Employer name Education Department Amount $119,568.65 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, SISTERIA E Employer name Education Department Amount $119,568.65 Date 02/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVIDON, SCOTT Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,568.65 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETSCHER, CAROL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,568.65 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLODNER, BARBARA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,568.65 Date 02/10/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGALOS, PETER Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,568.65 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DONALD Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,568.65 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, PEGGY M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,568.65 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, CARYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $119,568.65 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, VICKIE R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $119,568.65 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPASONA, PETER J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $119,568.65 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, DISANT RUDOLPH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $119,568.65 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOSEPH T, II Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $119,567.13 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZDA, WALTER W Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $119,566.45 Date 10/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WADE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $119,566.12 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAIGE, KEVIN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $119,563.26 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, JOSE R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,562.15 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANTALEO, ANTHONY P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $119,561.07 Date 12/20/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILTNER, PHILIP W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $119,558.51 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-HABIB, SORAYA Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $119,557.80 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,556.38 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDAUER, JEREMY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,556.07 Date 08/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $119,555.52 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GSEGNET, TONYA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,555.13 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, JOHN, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,554.30 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALANDRINO, FRED Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $119,553.97 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTH, PETER J Employer name Erie County Amount $119,553.38 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACH, JONATHAN P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $119,552.94 Date 12/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCH, PAUL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,552.35 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, AMALIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $119,552.08 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTZER, GERRI S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $119,552.08 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, JOHN M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $119,549.23 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN, JO ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,549.19 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIARDO, RANDY L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $119,548.89 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $119,548.10 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMENIA, GABRIELLE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $119,546.59 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MATTHEW S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $119,544.85 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARK A Employer name Orange County Amount $119,544.54 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $119,544.49 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENZER, EDWARD L, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $119,544.43 Date 04/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $119,544.19 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,540.00 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, HOMER X Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,538.92 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMARACKI, JARED M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,538.68 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UDUT, KEVIN T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,538.02 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, STEVEN E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $119,537.55 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System