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 PUTNICK, DENA N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,073.27 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $113,073.14 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, IRENE B Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $113,072.82 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, GARDINER W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,072.23 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTANDO, STEVEN D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $113,070.45 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBLEFIELD, JEFFREY L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $113,070.42 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOFI, JOSEPH P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $113,068.95 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUREY, JULIE S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $113,068.26 Date 08/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKAS, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $113,068.20 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MRUK, JEFFREY G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,068.05 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCAGLUISO-LIMA, DANIELA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $113,067.57 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROSIERS, MARIE J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $113,067.56 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LUIS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,063.87 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STALEY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $113,062.43 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENKOS, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,061.51 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELA PLANTE, SUZANNE J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $113,058.75 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, WALTER G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,058.63 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JUDITH A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $113,057.73 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, MARK G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $113,054.14 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPERMAN, CYRIL Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $113,051.99 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JAY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $113,051.56 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAJI, RENI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,050.56 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, LUIS S, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,047.35 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONA, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $113,045.45 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA FIANDRA, JOSEPH F Employer name Rockland County Amount $113,043.86 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDI, WILLIAM Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $113,043.49 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, SEAN M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $113,040.91 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJOKAJ, SEMIR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,040.14 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVADIA-KALLENBERG, SHARI O Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $113,038.23 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZEL, STAN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $113,037.04 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBERRY, SHEILA R Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $113,035.86 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LEORA H Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $113,035.08 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TAYLOR L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $113,034.92 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, JONATHAN D Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $113,033.86 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWNICZAK, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,033.66 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRASSI, LOUIS Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,032.24 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, HELEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,031.75 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $113,031.47 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BRIAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,031.15 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KEVIN M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $113,030.65 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DONALD A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $113,030.00 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTI, ANTHONY, JR Employer name New York Public Library Amount $113,029.88 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTO, GABRIEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,028.30 Date 03/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POON, JAMES CHI-HUNG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,027.40 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOY P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $113,027.30 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JECEN, JAMES R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $113,021.21 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAVOLA, JOSEPH C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,021.21 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, WILLIAM T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $113,019.30 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, JULET G Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $113,018.26 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKIE, BRIAN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,016.89 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LUIS Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $113,015.33 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, ADAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,013.67 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MARGARET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,013.45 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDANZA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,013.02 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYCK, RUSSELL D. Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,012.52 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOROSO, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $113,012.44 Date 07/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATRIGALI, DEBRA A Employer name Putnam County Amount $113,011.36 Date 12/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, MATHEW D Employer name City of Geneva Amount $113,011.31 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, JASON S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,011.22 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PRINCE M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $113,009.22 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DONALD V Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $113,009.16 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHUMADA, VERONICA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $113,008.66 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DIANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,006.23 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, NICOLETE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $113,005.01 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAEGELY, AARON M Employer name Erie County Amount $113,004.74 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, MYRA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,004.21 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDULLA, DOMINICK Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,003.65 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, DANIEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,003.50 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $113,003.07 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNUSA, EDWARD S Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $112,999.39 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUEMANI, PAUL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,998.42 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, TIMOTHY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $112,996.89 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,994.86 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANAGAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Monroe County Amount $112,994.45 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JULIE B Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $112,994.08 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUROSKI, RICHARD F, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $112,992.37 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELB, AMY E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,991.97 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GORK, DEREK P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $112,991.94 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIKSE, ANNA K Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $112,990.00 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLAN, DANIEL M, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $112,989.79 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEMP, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,987.95 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILL, JOHANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $112,985.19 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLAND, LYNNETTE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,984.95 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIOR, TOMASZ Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,984.40 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DONNA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,981.83 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZZIMO, KENNETH R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,981.27 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, GERARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,980.18 Date 04/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONGO, JO-ANN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,980.18 Date 11/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, WILLIAM Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,979.16 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLTE, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,978.23 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSSENTINO, VINCENT C Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $112,977.32 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, MARK J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,976.53 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, FRANK Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,973.46 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHAS, RONALD J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,973.36 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELAN, ROBERT J Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $112,972.06 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $112,969.56 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MOISES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,968.33 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $112,967.67 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $112,967.03 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI-MENSAH, AKOSUA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,966.81 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System