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 ROBERTO, AIRI L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $98,946.59 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLENSKI, JACQUELINE D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $98,945.67 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZULWACH, KATHLEEN D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $98,944.97 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, HASIBUL H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $98,941.90 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPER, ARNEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,941.45 Date 02/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONA, DIANE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $98,941.09 Date 08/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, FRANK J Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $98,940.98 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWABLER, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,940.24 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MARY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $98,939.94 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPINATO, JOYCE S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $98,939.14 Date 02/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHEK, DIANE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,938.79 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $98,938.65 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACETO, JOHN V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $98,937.37 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSIDE, RANDY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,936.57 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, ARGYRO Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $98,935.49 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCAR, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $98,935.33 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ASHLEY N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,935.26 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREW, DOROTHY E Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $98,933.10 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDI, MATTHEW E Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $98,932.93 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANIL, LIGI Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $98,931.71 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNLYN, ST CLAIR A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $98,931.60 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPEL, EDMUND Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,929.94 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNEST, DEBORAH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,928.76 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI VIRGILIO, JANE F Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $98,928.76 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, PATRICIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,928.21 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMAN, GEOFFREY B Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $98,927.99 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERSON, DARREN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,927.62 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, DANIEL J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $98,927.19 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, STACEY M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $98,927.19 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRATO, JOSEPH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,927.04 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBAUM, MARTY I Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $98,926.16 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERONICA V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $98,925.78 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, COREY S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $98,925.63 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,924.83 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCASTRO, JAMEY P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $98,924.41 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBIN, RACHEL M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $98,923.85 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLGEMUTH, SHARON A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,921.85 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEIN, ZAW T Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,921.55 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANG, LAU-KAM Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $98,920.85 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, ROBERT P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $98,920.21 Date 02/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,920.07 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, PATRICK V Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,919.67 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDITTI, TARA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $98,918.16 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, BARBARA ANN Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $98,917.94 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, SUZANNE L Employer name Education Department Amount $98,916.22 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KATRINA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,915.83 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, GLYNICE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,915.63 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, DANIELLE G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $98,914.81 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, GARY R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $98,913.99 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLS, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $98,913.45 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, JAMES, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $98,912.80 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, PATRICK T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $98,912.35 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $98,911.87 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TYSON N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,911.80 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOICZECHOWSKI, STANLEY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,911.70 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENENDEZ-CROSS, MILAGROS H Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $98,911.29 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, GAIL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,910.15 Date 06/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, LEONARD F Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $98,910.03 Date 01/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DERRICK P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $98,909.94 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICK M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,908.56 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SHANNON J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,907.74 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOMMER, GEORGE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $98,907.48 Date 05/05/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,907.03 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOLAJCZYK, PAUL J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $98,906.69 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAREVITCH, VLADISLAV V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,906.63 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINO, GEORGE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,906.22 Date 04/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, AMY B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,905.60 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, JOHN R, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $98,905.30 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, KEVIN R Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $98,905.23 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, MARY B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,904.90 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDALI, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $98,904.72 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,904.59 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARK J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $98,904.37 Date 05/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, AJAY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $98,903.07 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNSTEIN, TAD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $98,903.07 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCARD, ORIETTA V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $98,903.07 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, PATRICK Z Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $98,903.07 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, DEBORAH L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $98,901.46 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICHE, KERRI A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $98,900.94 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, ERIC J Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $98,898.94 Date 11/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRY, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $98,897.33 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSEPH Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $98,896.86 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENAN, LISA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $98,895.44 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACK, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,894.16 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBNER, BRETT Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $98,892.83 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, DANIEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $98,892.22 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACAMPORA, NICK J, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,892.10 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, SHANA JOY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,891.41 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEKRAUSHAAR, GERALDINE Employer name Education Department Amount $98,889.71 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLITTO, VINCENT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,889.64 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MARY E Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $98,889.48 Date 08/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDY, DANIEL P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $98,888.86 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPINI, ANDREW N Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $98,888.47 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZSCHACK, THOMAS R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,886.62 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDHOLZER, PAUL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,886.06 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONI, MATTHEW J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,885.43 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOAN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,885.26 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGLEIN, JOSEPH R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $98,884.89 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,884.79 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, GAYLE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,883.39 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System