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 SQUAIRS, NANCY M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $106,566.65 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, VICTORIA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,564.57 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNIBBE, MEGHAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,564.40 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISKA, FRANK Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $106,563.63 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, KRISTY M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $106,563.62 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRINER, TINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,560.54 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, TYRONE D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $106,559.16 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRADITI, DENNIS J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $106,558.65 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURCHER, MARY BETH Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $106,558.51 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGEL, STEPHEN G Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $106,557.74 Date 03/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $106,557.64 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRANTONIO, DOMENICO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $106,557.19 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, JULIE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $106,554.58 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SANDRO L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,554.30 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LARRY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,552.99 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRO, PHILIP Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,551.94 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $106,549.59 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $106,549.50 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, ROBERT J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $106,549.07 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,549.02 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUDOW, MARTIN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,548.56 Date 12/11/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,548.14 Date 07/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGUEDOLCE, SAMUEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,546.36 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, NOREEN D Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $106,543.13 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $106,542.67 Date 12/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHEN, BRUCE L Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $106,542.22 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, NORMAN D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $106,541.92 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, JULIE L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $106,540.52 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, ANNEMARIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $106,537.59 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGA, ROBERT F Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $106,536.31 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMMINIA, DENNIS J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $106,535.93 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, CRAIG D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $106,534.39 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENN, JOHN C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $106,532.67 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELLEN C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $106,531.88 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CRYSTAL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $106,531.32 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSO, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,531.00 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEMER, THOMAS S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,530.18 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $106,529.99 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, ROBERT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,528.15 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISI, NICHOLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $106,527.07 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, MARK P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $106,526.29 Date 09/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTALDI, NICK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $106,525.79 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, MICHAEL H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,524.83 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKHAIL, BORIS Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,523.28 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, NICOLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $106,522.34 Date 08/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JOSEPH H Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $106,521.26 Date 07/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARTIN, SALVATORE F, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,521.02 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALTON, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $106,519.73 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRODHEAD, DAMON J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $106,519.67 Date 07/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULSIEWICZ, WILLIAM J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $106,519.12 Date 03/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTANT, GWENDLYN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,519.02 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI FANTE, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $106,518.17 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLOCEK, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,516.54 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONIEWICZ, MACIEJ L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,515.70 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIERNAN, OMAR W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $106,514.37 Date 05/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, KRISTA H Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $106,513.88 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, ANNE MARIE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,513.11 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,512.96 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRILE, VIKKI C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $106,511.32 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBILIA, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $106,511.15 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, RYAN T Employer name Monroe County Amount $106,510.71 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWON, PHILLIP H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,510.10 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $106,509.99 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, SCOTT M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $106,509.81 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, JAMES D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,505.80 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, MARY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,504.70 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUVANE, BREDA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $106,502.98 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, MICHAEL K Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,501.22 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIGAN, MATTHEW D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $106,500.16 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, NEAL J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $106,499.83 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGLER, GARY Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $106,499.34 Date 06/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, GARY P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,498.28 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LINDA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,497.65 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,497.20 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, BETHANY A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $106,497.10 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRYANT D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,496.99 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOHN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $106,496.49 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, NOREEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,493.72 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,489.78 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINA D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $106,488.30 Date 05/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIG, JOHN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,488.16 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ANNETTE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $106,487.34 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKE, DAVID B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,487.30 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOAZ, LAUREN D Employer name Rockland County Amount $106,486.36 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JOAN D Employer name Rockland County Amount $106,486.36 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, FRANCIS T Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $106,483.66 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARE, MARILYN J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $106,479.87 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK G Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $106,479.87 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BELLIS, ROBERT Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $106,476.32 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIER, JOSEPH Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,476.03 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, SHAUN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,475.46 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIN, JESSICA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $106,475.42 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, LAURA A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $106,474.81 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSCHILD, WILLIAM Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,473.99 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, EUNICE S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,473.56 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEP, ERNEST Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,473.56 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TED C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,473.56 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONNAPALLI, CLARENCE S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,473.56 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, PETER R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,473.52 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $106,472.67 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System