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 JABONASKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $115,648.33 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EGGAR A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $115,647.30 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, JAMES T DITUCCI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $115,646.18 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHINO, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $115,646.09 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTER, CATHERINE E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $115,642.54 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-JACQUES, BETSEY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $115,642.54 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESWORTHY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $115,642.17 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANA, LAUREN E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $115,641.88 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPTER, ANN MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,641.20 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPLE, JOHN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $115,639.75 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMA, RICHARD M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $115,639.68 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $115,638.01 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Kent Amount $115,636.40 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGEL, NICHOLA O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,635.60 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMA, VICTOR J Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $115,633.74 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBLEY, JOY E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $115,633.40 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, GLENNA S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $115,631.62 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGIONE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $115,628.23 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOHN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,626.50 Date 06/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCOMBE, HAZEL-ANN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $115,625.34 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, SALVATORE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,623.20 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, VIRGINIA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,622.24 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZIK, MICHAEL T Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $115,618.83 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,618.64 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, OWEIN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,618.64 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLETICH, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $115,616.67 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAMES W, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $115,616.27 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORR, JASON W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $115,613.90 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, TAYLOR S Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $115,613.71 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OELLRICH, ERIC C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,613.20 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, KEVIN T Employer name City of Albany Amount $115,612.01 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JASON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,611.67 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, SHERYL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $115,610.96 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, JOHN F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,609.90 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STARK, AMY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,608.52 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,607.69 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK-BROWNE, SHERIDAN N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $115,606.49 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, GEORGE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $115,606.15 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUANA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $115,605.49 Date 12/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZER, LINVAL G Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $115,604.80 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHING-SHING Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,603.90 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,600.33 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, JOHN E, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $115,600.27 Date 05/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODZEN, EDWARD F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,599.70 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEJAR, ESTER T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,595.03 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCHALSKI, DONALD J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $115,593.64 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONEGAN, BRIAN E Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $115,593.30 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSHTEYN, DAVID Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $115,591.60 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLIS, XIBELUALKA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $115,588.20 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZARDI, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,587.27 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, BONNIE S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $115,585.75 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMES, SHERVEAL R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $115,585.75 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, KENNETH J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $115,585.75 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, ZELMA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $115,585.30 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAELIN, ADAM H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,583.54 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, RONALD W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,582.82 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $115,582.48 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROCK, NANCY A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $115,582.33 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, RUSSELL F Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $115,581.34 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROXANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $115,580.92 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, RICHARD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,577.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,574.40 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW L Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,574.11 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ADAM S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $115,572.02 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICHARD M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $115,571.65 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, YVONNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,571.56 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CANA, ARLENE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $115,568.74 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DAVID Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $115,567.95 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, ALLISON Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $115,567.50 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, VALERIE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $115,567.19 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, NOREEN A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $115,566.25 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, JUSTYN P Employer name Education Department Amount $115,565.32 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, EDWARD M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $115,565.26 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JAMES L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $115,564.26 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCACCIO, MARJORIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,564.07 Date 08/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, ERIC J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $115,560.95 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSKE, MARK A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $115,556.95 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKLER, JASON M Employer name Village of Chester Amount $115,556.52 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAN, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,554.90 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, BRIAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,552.37 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, FERNANDO O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $115,551.48 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, HEIDI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,550.85 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ROBERT C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,549.37 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, PAUL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,548.78 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTI, LAWRENCE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $115,547.80 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, TIFFANY Y Employer name New York Public Library Amount $115,545.82 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANZOR, ROXANA Y Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $115,544.76 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, SUSAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $115,542.88 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRY, MARK L Employer name City of Albany Amount $115,542.42 Date 02/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREJUELA, BRENDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,538.18 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURCH, CAULETT Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $115,535.19 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNOCK, ROBERT C, III Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $115,534.15 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTER, HARLAN R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $115,533.28 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERASIOTIS, BERNADINA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $115,532.87 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROCHIE, BRIAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,532.46 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCE, CHARLES A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $115,531.34 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $115,529.92 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEZYNSKI, SHARON A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $115,527.37 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SUSAN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $115,525.01 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESE, BARBARA J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $115,524.66 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System