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 FLESZAR, CHARLENE D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $110,163.63 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, RANDOLPH L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $110,163.00 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDWIN, JULIE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,162.93 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WENZEL, HERMAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,162.70 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, PATRICK J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $110,161.08 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, COLLEEN D Employer name Department of Law Amount $110,160.69 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, AARON A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $110,160.67 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $110,160.49 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, ERIK J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $110,159.88 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DONALD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,159.80 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $110,158.80 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, HAROLD G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $110,158.35 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, DONALD J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $110,157.49 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, ZSUZSANNA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $110,157.07 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISIAN, JORDI L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $110,152.27 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAWN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $110,151.94 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $110,151.64 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PAUL J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $110,149.69 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMIONE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $110,149.64 Date 07/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTO, BRADLEY D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $110,149.50 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, JOSHUA Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $110,148.87 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODNEY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $110,148.74 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $110,147.41 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRERING, MARK D Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $110,146.21 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, PARKER D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $110,145.47 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHMAR, JASON M Employer name Orange County Amount $110,145.33 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, JEFFREY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $110,144.96 Date 10/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, PATRICIA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $110,144.89 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELTON, MARINA Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $110,142.33 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMSTEAD, JILLIAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $110,141.58 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMARO, GERARD, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $110,141.47 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,141.34 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $110,138.84 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER-BUTLER, RUTH G Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $110,136.30 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGERO, DINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,135.60 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFANO, MARISA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,135.60 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, TARA B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $110,134.79 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESN, KEN L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $110,134.44 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, LORRI B Employer name Orange County Amount $110,133.30 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUDON, JAMES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,131.40 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, FRANKLIN C, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $110,130.95 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, TED J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,130.13 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ALLEN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $110,129.91 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAFFORD, KEVIN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $110,127.29 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MARIE G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $110,126.42 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,123.73 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, PAUL M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $110,123.64 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, CHERYL A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $110,123.09 Date 12/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, CATHERINE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $110,123.00 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, VINCENT J, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $110,122.95 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARKAWIK, DENNIS P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $110,122.70 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICUCCI, KATHLEEN B Employer name Bryant Library Amount $110,121.64 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MICCO, MICHELE Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $110,119.92 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTINA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $110,116.34 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVASZ, ANA M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $110,116.34 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLOA, CARLOS A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $110,115.79 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, SUSAN G Employer name Tompkins County Amount $110,115.19 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, PETER M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $110,111.96 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLETTE, EBONY M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $110,110.58 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRACO, DARREN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $110,110.21 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARVIN, NATASHA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $110,108.34 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOHN T, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,108.25 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATHIE, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $110,108.14 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, JOSEPH S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $110,108.14 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, GARY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $110,107.84 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPCINSKI, CORY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $110,107.39 Date 01/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTOY, JOANNE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $110,103.99 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARI, FRANCO S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,103.24 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERGOSITS, EMERY J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,102.13 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEHOE, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,100.97 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, SHANE P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $110,100.56 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN BRAMER, BRYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,100.54 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFF, JAMES M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $110,099.41 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCHITTE, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,099.40 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DANIEL A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $110,099.20 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, CURTIS H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $110,098.60 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRANT, ROBERT L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $110,097.27 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JANYCE E. Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $110,096.82 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, JEREMY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,096.70 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, DEBORAH A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $110,096.11 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDREICH, CATHERINE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $110,095.52 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, SEAN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $110,095.38 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $110,093.50 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, SCOTT A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $110,093.03 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARING, LINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,090.66 Date 11/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, CHARLES R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $110,089.55 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $110,089.41 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, PATRICK R Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $110,087.90 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JOHN W, JR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $110,085.91 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEJA, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,085.85 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDINGER, CARRIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $110,085.43 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, LOUIS J, JR Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $110,084.97 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, LAWRENCE G Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $110,084.82 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUZMAN, NORIEL M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $110,082.76 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, HOWARD J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $110,082.32 Date 08/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAPAZ-PLAN, RAYLISA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $110,081.58 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHEY, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,080.70 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASWORTHY, KEVIN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,079.84 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESAI, RUPAL K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $110,075.98 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLIAM, ANGELITA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,075.96 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System