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 GADIRAJU, SRIDEVI Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $116,707.62 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUHASZ, KRISZTINA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $116,707.62 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANOS, NIKOLAOS Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $116,707.62 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ROBERT F Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $116,707.30 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSPETER, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $116,706.73 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORMAN, COURTNEY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,706.36 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOYCE V Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,706.36 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIA, LEONARD J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $116,703.06 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JAMIE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,702.49 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTENOS, PERICLES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,701.95 Date 03/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, DENISE MICHELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,698.47 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLON, THOMAS, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $116,698.23 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTO, DANIEL C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $116,697.29 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELKE, RUSSELL D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $116,696.84 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALEIGH, THOMAS W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,696.79 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, LEE W Employer name Town of Chester Amount $116,695.99 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TISDALE-SINGH, UKISHA A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $116,695.04 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLER, DONALD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,693.66 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHONTELL M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $116,692.35 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,691.98 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHUNIAK, NICHOLAS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $116,689.79 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, DAVID Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $116,689.45 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, VICKIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $116,688.63 Date 09/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, MARY ALICE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,688.22 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CAROLYN J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $116,686.62 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKSIONAU, ALIAKSANDR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $116,686.61 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVIDRO, ALLAN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,686.60 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERNIEL, MARK D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $116,686.21 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUSACK, THOMAS Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $116,685.49 Date 03/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHERYL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $116,684.00 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,683.94 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, MONIQUE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,682.79 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRELFA, MICHAEL F Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $116,681.36 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $116,680.29 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JAMES R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $116,679.84 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, DAYNA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $116,679.57 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBE, FRANCIS, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,679.55 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENKINS, DENEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,679.11 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, COLETTE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,678.31 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, HARRY C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $116,676.80 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETLEFS, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $116,676.46 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THORPE, KAREN D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,674.13 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $116,674.06 Date 02/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHAEL B Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $116,672.80 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADHYA, TANIMA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,669.10 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, IAN D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $116,667.17 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,664.37 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LLEWELLYN, PETER C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,662.14 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,661.26 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHREPTYK, IGOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,659.58 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSSO, ANNA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $116,659.55 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVERO, PHILIP C Employer name Ontario County Amount $116,659.40 Date 01/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBERG, LYLE J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $116,658.59 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, LAITER Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $116,658.58 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, STELLA H Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $116,658.58 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, MARY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,658.58 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,658.58 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, VICKY W Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $116,658.58 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NISHA F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $116,658.58 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABALLERO, CAROLINA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $116,658.58 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $116,656.99 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORE, MARION E Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $116,656.68 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXIAS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $116,656.15 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUWASUSI, THERESA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,653.18 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, ANNETTE J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $116,652.51 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDAR, MIKE D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $116,652.35 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JONATHAN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $116,649.36 Date 02/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, FARHAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,648.78 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PODLUCKY, ROBERT Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,647.99 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEMAN, KWAKU B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $116,646.86 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, LISA J Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $116,645.56 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARECE, CLAUDE N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,643.64 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, BRIAN C Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $116,643.06 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINATRA, RYAN T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,642.55 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TONI ANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,641.25 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, BERNARD K Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $116,636.95 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASH, CHRISTA E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $116,635.44 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, CLIFTON K Employer name Orange County Amount $116,635.11 Date 07/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, GERARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,633.19 Date 07/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTACIO, FELIPE E Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $116,633.09 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $116,632.76 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABINANTI-LUNDE, LAUREN Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVI, MICHELLE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPOULIE DI DOMENICO, ADRIENNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECHA, DANIEL R Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSEBY, BERIT H Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHERYL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, HAE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, VIRGINIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 02/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, GRANT D Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAB, AMIT Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,629.74 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERI, ROBERT E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $116,629.44 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KWIATKOSKI, PETER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,629.24 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESMONDI, JOSEPH V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,626.85 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MATTHEW C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,626.65 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DAVID M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $116,624.76 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, JENELLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,623.65 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCCHIBOVE, JOSEPH P Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $116,623.38 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGERUM, PETER D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,620.07 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIONDO, ANDRE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,619.91 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System