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 REYNOLDS, SARAH H Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $113,164.34 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, EDWARD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $113,163.80 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, SCOTT A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $113,163.75 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITSEK, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,161.69 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKULA, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $113,160.97 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLERS, ERIC W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $113,160.47 Date 06/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHALME, DAVID Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $113,160.01 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTSMOUTH, DAVID J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,159.45 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELISE, ANTHONY Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $113,157.82 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,156.95 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LOUIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,156.17 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, CHRISTINA R Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $113,153.88 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATH, THOMAS H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $113,153.52 Date 02/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RACHEL A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $113,152.07 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JEAN MARIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,151.60 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, NORMAN J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $113,150.98 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, KENNETH G Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $113,149.07 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANGEL, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $113,148.93 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KANDI J Employer name Orange County Amount $113,147.58 Date 04/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KENNETH, JR Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $113,147.53 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIDELL, MARY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $113,147.11 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAR, BRUCE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,145.26 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, APRIL P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $113,142.32 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENN, DIANE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $113,142.24 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD W Employer name Tompkins County Amount $113,141.31 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, EMIL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $113,140.65 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASECCHIA, NAZZARENO Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $113,140.50 Date 01/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CANCIO, DAVID R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,140.47 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, JOHN W, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $113,140.47 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGROFSKY, DONNA L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $113,140.40 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, ANTHONY M, III Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $113,140.39 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKYER, MARC V Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $113,140.33 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER-DOYLE, PAULA Employer name Education Department Amount $113,136.78 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES-VERDON, RAYANA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $113,136.23 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, MICHAEL F Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $113,136.19 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, MICHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,135.72 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAASH, SHIRY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,135.60 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, KEVIN C Employer name City of Rome Amount $113,134.51 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AURIGEMA, JERRY C, II Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $113,134.03 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEE, THOMAS A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $113,133.86 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILARDI, BARBARA Employer name Putnam County Amount $113,133.25 Date 07/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, ALEXIS Employer name Putnam County Amount $113,133.16 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,129.70 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER-MOLLOY, NATALIE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $113,129.69 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDWE, EMELDAH K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $113,128.82 Date 02/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETERA, ROCCO S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,126.70 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, TROY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,126.13 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROVIEZZO, THOMAS A P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,125.81 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERS, MARK J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $113,119.15 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, STEPHEN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,118.85 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, NANCY J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $113,118.85 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $113,118.42 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANUEL, JOSE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $113,117.77 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTACHER-COX, ALISHA B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $113,117.77 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONTHAIR, ANDREW N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $113,116.08 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $113,114.95 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, CARMELA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $113,112.96 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, TREVOR L Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,112.34 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCIGNO, MARK J Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,112.34 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, BRIAN E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,111.69 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, KEVIN A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $113,111.05 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSEL, KIM W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,110.32 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JOHN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $113,109.56 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLISON, THOMAS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,109.23 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, PATRICK D Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $113,106.70 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURIEN, MATHEW Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $113,105.69 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, DENNIS A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,104.88 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, NANCY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,100.85 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZIONE, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,100.85 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVES, EILEEN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $113,100.43 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, THOMAS H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,099.73 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUTRI, ANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $113,098.56 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMANICO, ALEX M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $113,098.56 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, CHERYL P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $113,098.56 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENON, SEEMA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,098.49 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS-TUTHILL, SUSAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,097.84 Date 02/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, SEAN P Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $113,095.82 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDACI, CHRISTINE R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $113,094.69 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, ROBERT A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $113,093.89 Date 01/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSADO, MARIVEILA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $113,092.49 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, JOHN JOSEPH Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $113,091.83 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOSTO, CONCETTA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,091.21 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ARLENE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,090.34 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JILL M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $113,090.08 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLALIEU, JULIA C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $113,088.38 Date 01/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, ALVIN O Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $113,085.83 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJINI, THEODOR N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,085.00 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, AARON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,084.94 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIELLI, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,083.00 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISAAC, LE BARON C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $113,082.47 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, STEVEN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $113,082.22 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMARINO, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,081.54 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, GREGG G Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $113,081.27 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIONISIO, JEFFREY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $113,079.22 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, SCOTT B Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $113,078.37 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFRANK, ELIZABETH Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $113,076.86 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, THOMAS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,075.89 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVO, KAREN S Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $113,075.36 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, TODD G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,075.33 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAWSON, MICHAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,074.36 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System