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 MILONE, RALPH F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $113,674.92 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDY, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $113,673.85 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOELSCHER, DONALD G Employer name Erie County Amount $113,673.75 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTOSKE, WILLIAM F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $113,672.84 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, ERNEST A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $113,669.73 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREISEM, DANIEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $113,669.57 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MEGAN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,669.44 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, CAROLYN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,665.80 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANNAPIECO, VINCENT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,665.42 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUSTE, GARRY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $113,663.80 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLCY, NATACHA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $113,661.95 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, LUIS A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $113,661.81 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARION Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,659.42 Date 09/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $113,658.64 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKLITZ, HEIDE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $113,658.47 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, BEVERLY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,658.10 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $113,657.66 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,656.50 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANLARE, GREGORY Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $113,656.43 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, KEVIN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $113,656.10 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMILLERI, ELIZABETH R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $113,655.75 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBER, AARON E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $113,655.18 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILYAW, DAVE C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $113,653.97 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAVIUS Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $113,653.67 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSO, NICHOLAS F, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,653.14 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKODZINSKY, ADAM C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $113,652.66 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, MARY BETH Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $113,652.22 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, ISABEL C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $113,652.21 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, KRISTA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $113,649.73 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, ADRIANNE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,649.73 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,649.26 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $113,648.13 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, JOHN S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $113,646.69 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BRIAN F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $113,644.06 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, STEVEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,643.23 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, RAYMOND Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $113,641.26 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEEBERGER, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,640.70 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERHARDT, PAUL J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $113,640.58 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSINKING, JEROME Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $113,640.58 Date 01/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, ANN P Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $113,640.58 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, EMMANUEL Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $113,639.96 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JEAN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $113,639.96 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, RONALD Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $113,638.70 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, RICHARD R Employer name Wayne County Amount $113,638.56 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIBANSENG, THYLAKONE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,638.49 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAY, RICHARD J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $113,637.92 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, JEFFREY C Employer name City of Geneva Amount $113,637.11 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUBETZ, JACOB T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,635.60 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, EDWARD P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $113,634.59 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREW, MICHELLE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,633.41 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTO, LESLIE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,632.40 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESMOND, KEITH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,631.61 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SANDRA K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,629.74 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMRAJ, SHARON R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $113,629.66 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCOE, ALBERT H Employer name Clinton County Amount $113,629.37 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKIEWICZ, STANLEY R, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,628.30 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JAMES T Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $113,627.82 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JENNIFER L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $113,624.01 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, JILL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,623.95 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $113,621.62 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, PETER A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,617.69 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHRMAN, DOUGLAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,617.49 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROSKI, EDWARD F Employer name Department of Health Amount $113,614.85 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLHFERT, ALLEN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,613.71 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMINICK, CHARLES L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,613.32 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEFANIE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,613.32 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACY L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,613.32 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ROSLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,612.57 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTONI, GEORGE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $113,612.24 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, KAREN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $113,611.98 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, CAROL D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $113,611.97 Date 10/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONSTALID, JAMES K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $113,611.97 Date 03/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANOTTO, MARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,610.35 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSOWSKI, JAMIE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,609.10 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DANIEL R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $113,608.61 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, MARGARET A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $113,608.61 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTENBLATT, TERRY L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $113,608.61 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, KAREN S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $113,608.61 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MATTHEW A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $113,606.96 Date 01/25/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, PAUL A Employer name Erie County Amount $113,606.55 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $113,606.55 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISKER, GARY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,606.43 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, JENINE H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $113,603.73 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MATTHEW H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $113,601.35 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LIZZETTE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,601.26 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTIE, KAREN J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $113,600.30 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSET, STEVEN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,599.55 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINA, MARK J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $113,598.89 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANISH, FLORY N, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,596.60 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIN, DAVID I Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $113,596.31 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, FRANK J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,595.80 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,595.80 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, MARTIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,595.73 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROCTOR-WINGFIELD, AMANI J Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $113,595.11 Date 05/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $113,593.74 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, VIRGINIA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $113,593.01 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, JAMES F Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $113,592.26 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUH, ROSEMARIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,590.85 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERO, EUNICE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $113,590.36 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTAROLA, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,588.55 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System