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 FRANCIS, HAROLD B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $99,418.28 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBOWSKI, CAROLINA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,417.81 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, ROBERT A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $99,417.13 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CAROLYN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $99,416.81 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, RHONDA M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $99,416.42 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $99,416.21 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, LINDA A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $99,416.18 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZIOL, THOMAS R.R. Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,415.65 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PYM, KENNETH T, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,414.80 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIMIAC, NELIA S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $99,414.28 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, SEAN W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,413.72 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $99,413.45 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYLOCK, LAWRENCE J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $99,413.11 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERBRANDT, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $99,411.82 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDIMARTE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,410.39 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, ROBERT B Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $99,409.83 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUGEBAUER, GREG A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $99,409.83 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZENTRE, JULIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,408.77 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKARIS, GREGORY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $99,408.13 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, LAUREN L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,407.00 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTINGLY, SUSANNA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,406.93 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGPHET, KIENG Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,404.78 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANS, ANA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,404.64 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMLEY, ELIZABETH H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $99,403.63 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, WESLEY J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $99,403.25 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATENATO, ANTHONY V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $99,403.07 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERGO, DONNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,402.43 Date 07/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, NATHANIEL P Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $99,399.76 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPALDI, ANTHONY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,398.83 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, JOSEPH B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,398.00 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFELLI, HEIDI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,397.59 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LISA N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $99,396.87 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, RAHN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $99,396.73 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, MARIA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,395.90 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTOLANO, GRANT F Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $99,395.40 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CATALDO, ROBERT T Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $99,394.87 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MULBAH D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,394.80 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, RANA J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $99,393.96 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSKEY, CHARLES J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $99,393.96 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKINSON, COLLEEN M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $99,393.96 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYK, ANDREW J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,393.64 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVE, BRAD D Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $99,392.72 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILLEMI, ALAN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $99,392.49 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, DANA J Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $99,392.09 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ADAM S Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $99,390.48 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINONES, HECTOR A Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $99,388.80 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SPLUNDER, THOMAS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $99,388.59 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, GERI KRIEGEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $99,387.34 Date 03/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, KAREN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,387.01 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, MOISES I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,386.33 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KENNETH L Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,385.47 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, LYNN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,384.90 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDANOWSKI, TODD M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $99,383.69 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, CEDRIC T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,383.27 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARVAIDEO, ROBERT A Employer name New Rochelle Muni Housing Auth Amount $99,383.00 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, JEANNE G Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,381.77 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DAVID L Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $99,381.20 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RANDALL W Employer name Department of Law Amount $99,379.89 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, SHAWN L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,379.79 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KERRY ANN Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,378.40 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINARDO, PETER P Employer name Oneida County Amount $99,377.00 Date 10/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDOLEO, NICOLA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,376.95 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, LINDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $99,376.68 Date 11/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDIONTE, JOSEPH M Employer name Broome County Amount $99,376.38 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, JAMES R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,376.05 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, CHRISTINE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,376.05 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JEFFERY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,376.05 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, WILMA C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,376.05 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, KIRK J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $99,375.52 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, TYLER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,375.32 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $99,374.51 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ISAAC, JACLYN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $99,372.90 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, LEO P Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $99,372.22 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOHN A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $99,371.04 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENUTO, RICHARD A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $99,370.85 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, FAITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,370.60 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINIGAN, ERIN K Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,370.12 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, ERIC M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $99,369.92 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNEY, JAMES T Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $99,369.32 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RONALD D Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $99,368.74 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRETTI, KATHLEEN Employer name Putnam County Amount $99,367.96 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ARLENE Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,367.78 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVGEL, OLGA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,367.54 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZEL, DANIEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,367.54 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGLA, FRANK D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,365.90 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, GARY R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $99,365.57 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALM, THERESA E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $99,364.70 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSON, JAMES J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $99,364.44 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANDREA S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $99,364.32 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, CANDACE N Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $99,364.08 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT-RAMSEY, HOLLY V Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $99,364.01 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, ROBERT G Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $99,362.78 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ERIC C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $99,362.49 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, TAMARA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,362.26 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRKINS, SCOTT D Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $99,359.80 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, STEVEN J Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $99,359.32 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $99,359.19 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT-SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,357.73 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, FRANK C Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $99,356.32 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBECK, EDWARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,356.20 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System