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 MUSIELAK, PIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,789.05 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITE-ROTTMANN, LISA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $112,787.37 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, NEAL D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,786.80 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SALILAMMA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,786.80 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLE, CAMERON M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $112,781.78 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROPINTO, JUDY T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $112,780.98 Date 09/17/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ANDREW J Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,780.18 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTELLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,780.18 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS-RUVOLO, ANNETTE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,780.18 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, JESSICA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,780.08 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,779.99 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGLINSKI, BRIAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,779.98 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, LINDA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,779.56 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, MILDRED Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,779.53 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL ROBERT Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,779.53 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBITZ, KAREN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,779.52 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKELLO, JOAB Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,779.39 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOSEPH B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,779.36 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRENREICH, NATHAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $112,779.00 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODERA, REYNALDO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $112,778.60 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINREFON, AKINWALE D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,778.01 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, ANDREW W Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $112,777.15 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGER, MARK J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $112,776.97 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PATRICIA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,776.37 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEIRO, ERILIETA L ABECIA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $112,775.93 Date 04/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,775.82 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASSI, JOAN C Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $112,774.26 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, PATRICIA E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $112,771.63 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, RONALD K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,771.55 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, FRANK C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,771.55 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, CHACKO P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,771.55 Date 05/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, ANTHONY G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,771.55 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULOSE, SAJU K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,771.55 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RAQUEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,771.55 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLE, JASON L Employer name West Hempstead Water District Amount $112,769.55 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,769.51 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, EDWARD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,768.66 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICE, CHAD A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $112,767.29 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, THOMAS C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $112,766.34 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, BRENDA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $112,764.83 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,763.30 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORNEY, ALAN D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,762.66 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, ALAN J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $112,759.65 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYREK, MARK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,758.42 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, DIANA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,756.84 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JOHN P Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $112,756.54 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GERALYN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,756.50 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEN, JASON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,754.69 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, TERRY V Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $112,754.52 Date 07/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $112,753.65 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CICERO, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $112,753.23 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEAGER, RONALD C Employer name Town of Kent Amount $112,752.83 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TSUI, CHUNYIP Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,750.12 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELDER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,748.11 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAVIN, SEAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,743.67 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLWIN, AMANDA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $112,742.76 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDEON, JEAN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,742.51 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, DANIEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,741.73 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCASIBAR, MAITE Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $112,741.62 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-TULIAS, GENEVIEVE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,741.37 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TRACEY Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,740.85 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCHALIS, GEORGE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,740.81 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, GRETCHEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,740.72 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, SARAH A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $112,739.92 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-BLIVEN, LAURIE A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $112,739.92 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIAK, JAROSLAW Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $112,739.92 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMOWICZ, ROBERT Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,739.60 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KASEY W Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $112,737.38 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, ALEXANDER Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $112,737.21 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHAEL Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $112,731.25 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRILLER, JOHN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,730.87 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, JANET B Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $112,729.77 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPIN, STEWART Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $112,729.64 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, TRACY E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $112,729.64 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, PERRY L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,729.62 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MARTIN D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,727.98 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JOHN R Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $112,724.30 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, HELEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,723.19 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREISHPOON-WEISS, LISA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $112,723.13 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAM, BEVAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,723.08 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CHERYL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,722.50 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARD-WIERSCHEM, DEBORAH Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $112,719.71 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, WARD A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $112,719.58 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHLEY, EDWARD F Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $112,719.25 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIMIPOUR, SHOHREH Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,718.98 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,718.81 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SATTERLEE, COLLEEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,716.78 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICASTRO, MICHAEL N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $112,716.11 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, EDWARD J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $112,715.64 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUTMAN, KRISTIN D Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $112,714.53 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, ADRIENNE Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,711.06 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILUTINOVIC, STEVE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,711.02 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, THALIA J Employer name Education Department Amount $112,710.38 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOLFINI, MICHAEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,707.82 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAAS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $112,705.95 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERINA, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,705.56 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, ANN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $112,705.38 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, SHANNON A Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,704.33 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITACCO, RONALD, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,704.00 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARDER, FRANCES B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $112,703.86 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System