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 GADOMSKI, EDWARD F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $107,823.90 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JOHN J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $107,823.83 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,823.30 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOKKU, MALLIKARJUNA R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $107,822.69 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLORES, NORBERTO Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $107,822.69 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, OREL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $107,822.69 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTIGROSSI, NICOLE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,819.60 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, SCOTT T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,819.03 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ABRAMO, IRENE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,817.39 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, BERNARD L, III Employer name Albany County Amount $107,817.28 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCITELLI, ANDREA D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $107,817.10 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $107,816.40 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISIA, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $107,816.37 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILHOOLY, PATRICK P Employer name Erie County Amount $107,815.32 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, COLIN P Employer name Village of Bath Amount $107,814.42 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, MICHAEL S Employer name Albany County Amount $107,814.05 Date 08/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LYDIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $107,812.14 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODA, PETER M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $107,811.09 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, SCOTT A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $107,810.43 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, JUNE F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $107,810.05 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA ROS, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,808.95 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, MARK A Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $107,807.83 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SILVA, FRANK Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $107,807.60 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, LORRAINE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $107,807.30 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MADLYN S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $107,806.96 Date 09/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDMAN, YULIYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,806.02 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELES, RICHARD N Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $107,804.54 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, DEIDRE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,803.75 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, SALVATORE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,803.74 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, NOREEN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,802.82 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIERAJ, JASON R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $107,802.81 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLARELLA, RALPH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $107,800.76 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZEBNIK, TATYANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,800.70 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TERRY, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,800.43 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODARD, KEITH E, JR Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $107,799.56 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRESOMALES, EMMY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $107,797.08 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,796.17 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIP, RAUL A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,794.86 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRELOUIS, MARIE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $107,793.66 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, JASON J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,792.95 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, JAMES J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $107,792.51 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATENDRESSE, PEGGY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,791.65 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, KIM M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $107,791.50 Date 02/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARONE, CARL E, JR Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $107,791.38 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOHN A, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,790.18 Date 03/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, PAUL A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $107,787.67 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAST, CAROLYN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,787.66 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCUE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $107,787.60 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, DAVID M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $107,787.60 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNOGNA, ANGELA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,787.56 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEEBE, DONALD J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $107,787.20 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDYCE-HAMMOND, LAVERN E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $107,786.39 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORIE, BRANDON L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $107,783.60 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, BRYAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,782.59 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELTMAN, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,780.36 Date 11/12/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRACINO, ERIC C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,779.84 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADISON, BRYCE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,778.15 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATIGATE, DAVID A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,778.04 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, COREY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $107,777.63 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACALA, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,776.93 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADEROSO, CARMEN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,775.15 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARINO, ANTONIO Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $107,774.57 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, WILLIAM M Employer name Niskayuna Fire District #1 Amount $107,774.19 Date 03/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, MYRON Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $107,772.52 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, STEPHEN J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $107,772.30 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIONE, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $107,769.46 Date 06/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, TERESA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,766.87 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, LYDIA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $107,765.36 Date 05/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ROBIN E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $107,762.90 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIOSSA, LOUIS P Employer name City of Albany Amount $107,761.08 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUER, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $107,760.62 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOSKY, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,760.58 Date 09/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, KAREN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,759.24 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, XIAO Y Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $107,757.52 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, CARL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,755.63 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, STEVEN S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $107,755.20 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PONTE, LINDA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $107,755.19 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, MARK W, SR Employer name City of Troy Amount $107,750.87 Date 01/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, ROGER C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,750.17 Date 02/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, JOHN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,749.86 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERO, MARC R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $107,749.50 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCH, JAMES E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $107,748.62 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, ANDREJ L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $107,747.53 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,746.59 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPENMEYER, DIANE K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $107,746.13 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, CAROLYN P Employer name Education Department Amount $107,745.94 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERLE, RICHARD K Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,739.64 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECUYER, TAMARA Y Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,739.30 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALO, PETER J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $107,738.10 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, M KEVIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,735.32 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, LAURA J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $107,734.88 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHTMAN, FELICE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $107,734.88 Date 04/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESIR, DELIER L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $107,734.88 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKEL, RICHARD G Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $107,734.12 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDINI, MARYANNE Employer name Ramapo Housing Authority Amount $107,733.30 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOSEPH P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $107,733.08 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLAND, VINCIL P Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $107,732.22 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MERCEDES M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,731.29 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND-DEL GROSSO, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,728.86 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLER, THOMAS W Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,728.79 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System