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 LOCASCIO, GERALD E Employer name Town of Kent Amount $106,236.83 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAIR, GEETHAKUMARI MS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $106,236.22 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODENIYI, OLAYEMI Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $106,234.63 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMON, THOMAS G Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $106,234.37 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES A, II Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $106,232.73 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, CORINNE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,231.67 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, RICHARD L Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,229.82 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER-FLANAGAN, MARY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $106,227.82 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, ELISABETH G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $106,227.82 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMER, ROBERT S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $106,227.82 Date 08/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMP, BRUCE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,227.50 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, TERRY L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $106,227.00 Date 12/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOSKI, NOAH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,226.26 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHEELA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,225.55 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, STEPHEN C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $106,225.06 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLING, MAXINE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $106,225.01 Date 05/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,224.82 Date 04/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ANTONIO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $106,224.52 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANOBARI, ABBAS Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $106,224.51 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAARMEYER, VALERIE J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,224.01 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURBIEL, MARIA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $106,223.09 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, SUSAN Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $106,221.63 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNALL, NOREEN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $106,218.21 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KINNON, SCOT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,218.09 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TERENCE J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $106,217.78 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORTON, KENNETH W Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $106,215.01 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DAWN Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,214.18 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $106,213.95 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEZIL, CHANTALLE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $106,213.80 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, PATRICK J, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $106,213.39 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAPERSTEIN, SCOTT A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $106,211.54 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINEMANN, SCOTT D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $106,210.25 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, RALPH E Employer name City of Kingston Amount $106,209.76 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, DARLENE J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $106,208.72 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDEMANN, THOMAS G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,207.40 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, DURETTE M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,206.93 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAROLA, DONALD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $106,204.37 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, JAMES R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $106,203.79 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $106,201.97 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, KAREN E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,201.13 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVA, JANINE A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $106,200.09 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULDEN, BRIAN R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $106,199.74 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMARE, CATHY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $106,199.33 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, TOMMY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,196.22 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, STEVEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,195.59 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $106,194.40 Date 08/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, STEVEN D Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $106,193.98 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EZEKIEL, ROBERT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,192.96 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNE, STEPHEN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $106,192.93 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, PAUL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,192.54 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-CROWE, DORA H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,192.14 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER-KELLY, VALERIE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,191.74 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ANTHONY Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $106,191.70 Date 09/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, TRUDYANNE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $106,191.46 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DAVID M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $106,191.37 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICOZZI, GLEN R Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $106,190.85 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $106,189.71 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,188.20 Date 11/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, RODNEY J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $106,186.03 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, TRACY L Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $106,186.01 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ROBERT A Employer name Allegany County Amount $106,185.32 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, MIRIAM R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $106,184.48 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARSING-BAUMANN, MICHELE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,181.59 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCIOLO, GREGORY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $106,181.42 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENTLIE, CRISTIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $106,180.93 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DWAYNE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $106,180.64 Date 04/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, LOUISA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $106,180.14 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAT, BENJAMIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,180.05 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASSAR, MAHA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,179.02 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, DIANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $106,177.70 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, JO ANN M Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $106,177.67 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDY E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $106,177.64 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUNK, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $106,177.46 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL-CHOATE, MERIDITH E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $106,176.94 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ALISA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $106,176.40 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, TIMOTHY B Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $106,176.00 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHANCE, FREDERICK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,173.38 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, BARBARA S Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $106,171.89 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORAJ, ANDREW J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,169.98 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $106,168.23 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, DALE R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $106,168.01 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCHEO, VINCENT P Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $106,167.55 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOILY, STEPHEN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,167.55 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZUMDER, AJOY R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $106,166.73 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, DANA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,166.59 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNER, CRAIG A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $106,164.63 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTIL, LILANDE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,164.59 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, JO ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,162.89 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVEAU, MARY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,162.46 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODAPP, HELENE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,160.00 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHIDA, MARIA L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $106,156.94 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROSEAU, ALAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,155.70 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATRONICA, JANET Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $106,155.22 Date 05/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, RONALD W Employer name Town of Webster Amount $106,152.83 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, ELLEN B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $106,152.06 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHIE, GWENDOLYN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,152.00 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, CATHARINE J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,151.58 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, DERRICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,151.47 Date 12/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, MARK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,150.16 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHNER, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,150.13 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System