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 DIAS, SERGIO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,532.66 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLLEK, STEPHEN J Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $100,532.30 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOTARO, CATHY D Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $100,532.19 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, PETER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $100,532.03 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, JOSEPH Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $100,531.63 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTYSKO, MARGUERITE H Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,531.46 Date 02/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVECCHI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $100,529.87 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAHER, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,529.85 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGOWAN, LINDA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $100,529.75 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, LISA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $100,529.53 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, TIMOTHY G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,529.26 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, HEATHER A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $100,529.10 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, PATRICIA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,529.10 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH-SETEK, DANA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,529.10 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJERSKI, RALPH A Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $100,528.47 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, JAMES B Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $100,528.23 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITUS, DAVID Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $100,527.49 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESI, SANTO J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $100,525.25 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MATTHEW B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,523.30 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ADDIE P Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,522.55 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEO, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $100,522.26 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONGLETON, DENISE M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $100,521.86 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRICKSON, KELLY M Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $100,521.05 Date 04/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PATRICK M Employer name Erie County Amount $100,519.90 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBE, STEVEN J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $100,519.90 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEER, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $100,519.59 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAATZ, NORINE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,518.06 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MELISSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,517.35 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, CHRISTINE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $100,517.27 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASI, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,515.93 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,512.20 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANER, LAWRENCE K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $100,510.64 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CURTIS A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $100,508.16 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AJAMU, ALI Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,507.54 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEDON, GERALD W Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $100,507.47 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUH, KAREN J Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $100,505.74 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMFORT, JEREMY M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $100,504.87 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARA, JOHN B Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,503.08 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,503.08 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGREW, TODD A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $100,503.08 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DEBORAH Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $100,502.53 Date 02/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ, VINCENT J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $100,500.39 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN KENDRA, CATHERINE JENKI Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $100,499.83 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHER, GIGI A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $100,498.74 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDI, JACQUELINE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,498.46 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTON, ANNE L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $100,498.23 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEBE, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $100,498.16 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DONALD G Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $100,495.95 Date 03/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, JEANMARIE W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,495.91 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAWTON P, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $100,495.87 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIHAN, MATTHEW P Employer name Chemung County Amount $100,494.89 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, THERESA Employer name Town of Webster Amount $100,494.40 Date 02/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, STEPHEN P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $100,492.39 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, JAMES F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,488.65 Date 06/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, KENNETH S Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $100,486.89 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBERT, GUY C, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $100,484.57 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEUSCHER, EARL W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,484.56 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, MICHAEL N Employer name City of Auburn Amount $100,484.33 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON HAGN, JOHN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $100,484.26 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PHILLIP Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $100,484.05 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, AMY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,483.31 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, MARY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,483.27 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURR, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $100,482.23 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $100,482.20 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, NAOMI J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $100,481.63 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARY C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $100,480.91 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, DAVID Employer name Dutchess County Amount $100,480.91 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, BRADD A Employer name City of Albany Amount $100,480.84 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, KIMBERLEE M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $100,480.47 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, WAYNE P Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $100,479.21 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORNA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $100,479.10 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, JAMES A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $100,478.82 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOVICH, JEANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,478.11 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCE, GEORGE F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $100,476.97 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $100,475.14 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAFT, CHARLES F, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $100,475.01 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, GEORGE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $100,474.78 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERIES, LINDA F Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $100,473.50 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JOSEPH F, JR Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $100,472.66 Date 09/10/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSING, KEITH E Employer name Putnam County Amount $100,472.47 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, AMY E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $100,470.96 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARK D Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $100,469.73 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGLEY, GLENN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,469.60 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAVE, MARGARET A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $100,467.79 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAVER, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $100,467.27 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, SHARON A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $100,466.70 Date 08/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGHTY, FELECIA J Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $100,465.98 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FEO, GERARDO Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $100,465.26 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINNEY, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $100,464.81 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, PHILIP E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $100,464.13 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIDDICK, CARLOS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,463.94 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, MAXINE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $100,463.64 Date 01/14/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANUCCI, MICHELE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,463.18 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAMILLO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,462.21 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SCOTT B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $100,461.79 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $100,461.64 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, WENYI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $100,460.49 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,459.81 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, EVERETT Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $100,459.17 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, PHILIP E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,458.19 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System