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 LEVISON, JOHN R Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $100,777.49 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, MICHELLE A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $100,776.72 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNO, SHIRLEY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,775.78 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKACZYN, PATRICIA M Employer name Orange County Amount $100,774.95 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, CLAUDINE JONES Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,774.25 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BRETT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,772.98 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, MARCIA C M Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,772.63 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSCH, JAMES N Employer name Erie County Amount $100,771.99 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, MICHELE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,771.68 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ROBERT J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,771.44 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWATYCKI, GARRETT R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $100,771.36 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JACKIE-ANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,771.31 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, STEVEN J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $100,768.79 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $100,768.18 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINHEIRO, JOANNE K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,768.18 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, KENNETH P Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,768.18 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DUANE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $100,768.18 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRECHTL, ARLINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,767.70 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTO, YOLA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,767.12 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBRAMANIAN, AMSHU Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $100,766.94 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, VASHTI E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,766.77 Date 04/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, DONALD, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,765.43 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNHART, KRISTOFER W Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $100,765.22 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, MICHAEL P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $100,764.94 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAUGHEY, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $100,762.77 Date 10/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, CHERYL M Employer name Orange County Amount $100,762.25 Date 08/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUERIET, RENSO Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,761.76 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAMICI, ANITA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,761.56 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOOT, JAMES R, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,761.51 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,761.00 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, THOMAS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $100,759.57 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTIG, ISOBEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,759.49 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, TESSY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $100,758.88 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESNER, WILLIAM C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $100,758.21 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKIFOROV, HEIDI A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,756.89 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, DANIEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,756.88 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANGINARIO, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,756.50 Date 02/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MATTHEW D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $100,753.67 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JERRY Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $100,753.66 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, BINNY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $100,753.08 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, DAVID F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,751.89 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MLODOZENIEC, DANIEL J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $100,751.08 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SISTO, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $100,750.11 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Ida Amount $100,750.06 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RANDY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $100,749.41 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONCINI, JOSEPH F Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,749.16 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIANG, TING-WEI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $100,748.32 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOHN W Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $100,748.20 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, STEVEN R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $100,748.03 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVET, CAROLE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,747.94 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JACQUELINE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,747.94 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFATONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $100,747.94 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, DAWN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $100,747.42 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, JEFFREY G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,746.70 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUERO, YAFREISI Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,745.86 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGELO, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,745.37 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JOHN N Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,745.02 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIGAN, HELEN R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,744.26 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, ROBERT M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $100,744.19 Date 10/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARIE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $100,743.90 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MATTHEW C Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $100,742.34 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, TROY L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $100,740.56 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLLES, ANTHONY J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $100,739.98 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, RICHARD J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $100,739.28 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,738.48 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TAMMY SUE Employer name Town of Massena Amount $100,737.96 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPRADO, NANCY E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $100,735.62 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, MATHEW Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $100,734.80 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKARIAN, ARMAND G Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $100,734.30 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN P L Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $100,733.58 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, TRAVIS J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,733.56 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIWANAG, KELLIE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $100,732.20 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $100,731.77 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEDDO, JOSEPH P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $100,731.53 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VALERIE P Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $100,730.21 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICARETTI, JOHN A Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $100,729.35 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, GLENN E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $100,728.20 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACELLI, BRIAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,727.97 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEMIER, MATTHEW D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $100,727.17 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, LAURA A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $100,725.08 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, GEORGE T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $100,724.60 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECHENBACH, BONNIE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $100,724.35 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOREMIL, DUKERNS Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,723.65 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, AARON T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,723.53 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICHELLA, TERESA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,723.12 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT-MURPHY, JOAN M Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $100,721.75 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI IORIO, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,721.39 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOHN F Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,721.09 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, BRIDGET S Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,721.09 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, BROOKE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $100,720.26 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOIN, SHYLO J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $100,720.11 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAIZA, TIMOTHY K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $100,720.05 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODES, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,719.85 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RODNEY K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,719.75 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $100,719.45 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, CARLTON R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,718.85 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNARS, JEFFERY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $100,716.96 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRENCIONE, DAVID J Employer name Ontario County Amount $100,716.67 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZINO, MARGARET L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $100,716.24 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAKHT, TATYANA Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,716.09 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System