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 FITZGERALD, THERESA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $100,408.65 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROBERT T Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $100,407.45 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, BRANDON F Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $100,407.39 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, DAVID C Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $100,407.38 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPILLATO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $100,407.10 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, RONALD W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $100,405.44 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, GERALD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $100,404.59 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNOCK, EROL J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $100,403.94 Date 03/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVELLA, JOHN J Employer name Village of Walden Amount $100,403.26 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, DEBRA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,403.14 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDDEN, AUDRA M Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $100,403.10 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINOY, EDWARD C Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,401.91 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, LISA ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,401.20 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSKY, LYNDA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,401.20 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICE, FRANK A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,401.20 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELZEL, WIESLAWA Z Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,401.20 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLIFFORD A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $100,400.96 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARTANO, CORINNE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $100,400.91 Date 10/24/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETTER, SHAWN L Employer name Tioga County Amount $100,400.26 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, WILLIAM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,399.74 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, LUKE T Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $100,399.66 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLER, DANIEL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,399.33 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGUSON, ERIC J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,398.10 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTHETHUKUDI GEORGE, DIMPLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,397.53 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTO, MARIO A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $100,395.84 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROS, PATRICIA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,395.03 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JAMES F, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $100,393.31 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASMAGY, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $100,391.90 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $100,390.44 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RULLO, PHILIP S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,390.26 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, PAUL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $100,389.98 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, FRANCIS J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $100,389.10 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, JOSEPH O Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $100,387.94 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JERRY Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $100,387.91 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYLOR-PAGAN, SHONA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $100,387.04 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JONATHAN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,386.86 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAMOGLIA, JAMES P Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $100,385.72 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANN, RICHARD A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $100,384.88 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTYUN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $100,381.39 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,381.17 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTICELLI, DOREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,380.80 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, MARGARET J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $100,380.10 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHEILA Y Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,379.75 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, KATHERINE T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $100,379.72 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,377.84 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JOANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,377.73 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEI, ADAM M Employer name City of Albany Amount $100,377.60 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, NEIL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,377.20 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINARY, DENNIS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,375.97 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHANIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,375.20 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, THOMAS M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $100,374.97 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIESER, ELI J Employer name Columbia County Amount $100,374.86 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBAS, PETER M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $100,374.55 Date 12/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, NIGEL W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $100,374.25 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOUNT, ELAINE V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,373.76 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, BEATRIZ Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,373.76 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGELAND, JUNE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $100,373.68 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMP, WILLIAM D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $100,373.00 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $100,372.55 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHS, KARIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $100,372.55 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANVIER, MARIE O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,371.20 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPLAN, MORENA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,370.92 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INOT, MONICA J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $100,370.15 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKHILL, MICHAEL R Employer name Rockland County Amount $100,368.70 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKDASCHEL, MICHAEL O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,368.60 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWENS, KATHLEEN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $100,367.80 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, EILEEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,366.72 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORZANSKI, RONALD P Employer name Niagara County Amount $100,364.90 Date 05/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANO, JOHN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $100,364.79 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBALLEIRA, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $100,361.97 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, RAY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $100,361.91 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMERO, STEPHANIE L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $100,359.96 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUBHA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $100,358.51 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, HERMAN V, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $100,357.39 Date 04/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDIINO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,357.30 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, YOLANDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,357.30 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, DAVID S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,357.30 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEMPRUCH, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,357.30 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINHIPLE, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $100,357.29 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARA, ANGELICA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $100,357.09 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANG, EUNAH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,355.50 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMANI, ANDREA Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $100,354.64 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, ERNEST D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,354.46 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, WILLIAM T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,354.43 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONASTYRSKIY, MIKHAIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,353.60 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, LISA C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $100,353.27 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, GALYN V Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $100,352.99 Date 10/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLISSON, DARRELL C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $100,352.78 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SEAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,352.24 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SHAUNDA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $100,351.46 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, BRIAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $100,351.33 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, AMANDA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,351.27 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOUSAW, PEGGY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $100,350.87 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, MEGAN C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,348.36 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, VINCENT A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $100,347.93 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSTELNIK, THOMAS P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,347.84 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZELSKI, PETER D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,346.13 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAVE, BRYAN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,345.93 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY E Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $100,345.22 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ALBINO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $100,344.87 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System