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 QUATTRINI, JAMIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,355.72 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUES, KARLENE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,354.88 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, BRIAN H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,354.52 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, BRADLEY J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $99,352.98 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARENTE, ANTONIO Employer name Education Department Amount $99,352.23 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANDRA, LOUIS, JR Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $99,351.72 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGEN, MARK E Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $99,350.30 Date 05/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIO, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $99,349.95 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONLON, JENNIFER K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,349.64 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CRAIG Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,349.64 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLEMAGNE, EDDY Y Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $99,349.44 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MANUEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,348.43 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIPPELIUS, BARRY G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $99,348.34 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANGELITO Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $99,347.49 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIRDAW, BERHANE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $99,346.19 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEMAN, SHAWN A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $99,345.48 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENDE, JO ANNE R Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $99,344.89 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMED, AZEEZ A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $99,344.58 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MATTHEW H Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $99,343.51 Date 03/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GAIL Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $99,343.36 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETT, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,343.25 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELCHER, KRISTEN M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $99,342.88 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $99,341.74 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBIO, ANNA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $99,341.34 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANELLO, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,338.37 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DEAN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,337.83 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, GEORGE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,337.82 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RENEE C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $99,337.29 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVIE MAHAR, SUSAN A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $99,336.69 Date 03/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUECKERT, TREVOR C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $99,336.13 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, MARY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $99,335.75 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNOY, HANS H Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,335.11 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNN, PATRICK J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,335.03 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRE-JOSEPH, CARLA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,334.88 Date 05/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGG, JOHN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,334.70 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CATHERINE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,334.04 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIPOLI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $99,333.92 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $99,332.44 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, STEPHANIE K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,331.02 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYES, SOFIA MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,330.88 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN-CHRISTOPHER, TANYA P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $99,329.40 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, CHARLES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $99,328.73 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, GABRIELLE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,328.40 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, PATRICK M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,327.78 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, DAVID S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $99,327.13 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFLEY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $99,327.06 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROHS, RONALD L Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $99,326.21 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, ILDIKO I Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $99,325.22 Date 10/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, JEFFREY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $99,325.15 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,324.41 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,323.79 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, KEITH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $99,322.83 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, ALLISON J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $99,322.69 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, JULIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $99,322.69 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, TERRI A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,322.20 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABEL, ALINE L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $99,322.15 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, KEVIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,321.70 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, LINDA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $99,321.46 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ROBERT J Employer name Columbia County Amount $99,321.45 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHL, ERIC M Employer name Orange County Amount $99,320.61 Date 06/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, ELIZABETH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,319.80 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, SHERI A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $99,319.47 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BRYAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,318.43 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, DANIEL L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $99,318.30 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VNUK, DONNA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,317.82 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, SUSAN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,317.81 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHCHENNIKOV, VLADIMIR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,317.81 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, PEDRO J Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $99,317.28 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINBAUM, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $99,316.44 Date 03/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESAGNO, LAURA, MRS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,316.43 Date 03/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOND, TRENT R Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $99,315.32 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLAND, TANYA MONETTE Employer name Education Department Amount $99,314.25 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SHIBU Employer name Education Department Amount $99,314.25 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSANDROVS, MICHELE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $99,313.15 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, BRENDAN Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $99,310.07 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALARCA, CARLOS H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,309.90 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA TORRE, CHERRY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,309.14 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,308.80 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULOTTA, LAWRENCE Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $99,308.58 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, JULIA H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $99,307.88 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTH, MARILYN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $99,307.33 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHADWICK Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $99,307.12 Date 07/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEY, STEVEN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $99,305.70 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDROSA, RUI M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,305.21 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBSON, SANDRA D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $99,303.91 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, MICHELE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $99,302.09 Date 03/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, GEORGE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,301.20 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES, AMY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,301.20 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ROBERT F, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $99,301.12 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOONE, GENETTE Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $99,301.08 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,300.84 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZOLA, KRISTIAN E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,299.50 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADDER, WILLIAM F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $99,298.95 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATANGELO, EDWARD J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,298.77 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, KRISTOFER L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $99,298.42 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, AUDREY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $99,298.07 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RAMON E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $99,297.79 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETZNER, SEAN Q Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,297.19 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIN, BARBARA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,296.91 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ARTHUR, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $99,295.05 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System