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 GAGAN, KEVIN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,376.28 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUL, RACHEL A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $106,375.48 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ZENAIDA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,373.50 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, KEVIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,373.48 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITECAVAGE, JOSHUA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,373.28 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM-THOMAS, THERESA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,373.22 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, MARY G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $106,372.51 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, FAY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,372.30 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CASEY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,370.70 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERCENA, DAVID F Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $106,370.00 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIECZOREK, BETHANY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $106,369.57 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIZEK, EDWARD S Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $106,369.57 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, FRANCIS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $106,369.57 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, ANTHONY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,369.52 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARCIE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,369.20 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, GREGORY J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $106,368.10 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $106,367.12 Date 07/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETTE, ELIZABETH A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,366.97 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIGUELINA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $106,366.52 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, WESLEY J, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $106,366.51 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, PETER F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,365.09 Date 07/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,363.15 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVA, ELLEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,363.06 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MARCO A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $106,363.03 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, JOSEPH R, SR Employer name City of Watertown Amount $106,362.89 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAROZO, CHRISTIAN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,362.57 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPOLIETO, JOHN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,360.65 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,360.65 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSIAK, MARTIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,360.29 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMOS-ACOSTA, JANETTE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $106,359.26 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVITELLI, DAVID A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $106,358.84 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAALA, VINIA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $106,357.75 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,357.57 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,357.12 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, JUDITH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,356.07 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABOZNY, DAVID E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $106,355.34 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETWILER, MARY E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,354.76 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZOZOWSKI, FRANCIS A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $106,354.46 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, JOHN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $106,352.84 Date 02/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, MARCIA A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $106,352.75 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, ELLEN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $106,352.75 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALEY, SHARON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $106,351.68 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, LEO C Employer name Niagara County Amount $106,351.45 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBOLT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $106,350.32 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN VLIET, KAREN K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $106,347.79 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JULIANA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,347.17 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, BRIAN H Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $106,346.77 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUPP, AARON M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $106,343.91 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLENIK, ANTHONY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,342.41 Date 07/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPI, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,342.14 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, IGOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,339.85 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKSTEAD, BRUCE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,339.56 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRACY P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $106,339.34 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SCOTT M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,338.70 Date 05/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUNG, PAO-CHING Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $106,338.49 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILATO, LAUREN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,338.13 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, ROBERT M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $106,337.53 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, JODY W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $106,337.05 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, WARREN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,336.37 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLA, THOMAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,336.10 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARLEEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,334.90 Date 10/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACICCA, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $106,333.97 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARUFI, SERGIO Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,332.65 Date 07/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, SUSAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $106,332.62 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAREN, KEITH R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,331.12 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $106,330.66 Date 01/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Chemung County Amount $106,329.80 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,329.64 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYNUM, DENNIS L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $106,329.12 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, RICHARD S Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $106,327.89 Date 06/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEGUNLE, TOPE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $106,327.82 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCO, VINCENT L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,327.80 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,325.32 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIR, PARMESHWAR P Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $106,322.90 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, WENDY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $106,322.16 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CAREN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,322.13 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,321.61 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, RICHARD H Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $106,320.94 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLARO, ANTONIO, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,320.57 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEDIGER, SHAUN B Employer name Erie County Amount $106,319.69 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, GILBERTO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,319.11 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, WILLIAM J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,317.91 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, COURTNEY N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,315.60 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLIZZARI, MICHAEL G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $106,314.17 Date 04/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEKIE, JEROME M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,314.01 Date 11/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, CARL J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $106,313.52 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AMELIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,313.22 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, STEPHEN A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,312.00 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRENAV, TATSIANA N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $106,310.26 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, MARJORIE E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $106,307.52 Date 10/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GINGER B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $106,307.24 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,306.21 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNOW, KIMBERLY L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $106,304.76 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLA, NELSON J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $106,304.27 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $106,304.12 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIN, ALICE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,303.13 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOSTAK, ANDREW T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $106,302.01 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, LYNNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $106,300.16 Date 11/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,299.48 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, LEE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,298.25 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System