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 PIDDOUBNY, ANDREW Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $98,721.75 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ELISA D Employer name Department of Health Amount $98,721.63 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, ANTONYO Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $98,721.36 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUBEIRO, WANDA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $98,721.33 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,720.71 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, WILFRED F, JR Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $98,720.25 Date 12/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRA, EDWARD J Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $98,720.15 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, JOEY Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $98,717.53 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBISIT, ESTHER Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $98,716.64 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, JOSEPH A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $98,715.92 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSING, ALISON M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $98,715.75 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBORNE, KENNETH H, JR Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $98,714.53 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEME, ANNE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $98,714.33 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MARK WILLIAM Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,713.85 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, JOSHUA M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $98,713.60 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARZINSKIS, MILDA M Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $98,712.71 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONCONE, SUSAN M Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $98,712.71 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROI, AMANDA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,712.30 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERBERGER, DANIEL G Employer name City of Batavia Amount $98,712.02 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELA CRUZ, MAXIMO A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,711.90 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, RANDY M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $98,711.79 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, EDWARD J, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $98,710.60 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRO, MELISSA B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,710.55 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOFORATOS, OLYMPIA G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,708.84 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $98,708.75 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ADAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,708.50 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBER, THEODORE C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,707.10 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PAUL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,706.30 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSIC, NENAD M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $98,706.18 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SAW, YOUNG HYUN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,704.39 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZZOLA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $98,702.97 Date 07/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, DEBORAH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,702.69 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIADES, MICHAEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,702.12 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGER, YEHUDA Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $98,701.97 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, SUZANNE S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $98,699.70 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, CARMEN L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,699.46 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, CHERYL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,697.40 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADAK, BRIAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,697.34 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICO, ANTHONY Employer name Albany County Amount $98,696.85 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DEBORAH J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $98,695.71 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,694.86 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, CAROLYN A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $98,693.88 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLAI, RAJESWARI Employer name Rockland County Amount $98,693.83 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, JAMES M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,693.78 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINI, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,693.74 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, JOEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $98,692.58 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXIE, GREGORY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $98,691.42 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIMOSSY, TIMOTHY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $98,690.68 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, KURT R Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $98,690.53 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYGMANS, MARTHA S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $98,689.67 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, ROSEMARY F Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,689.56 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGYERI, JOHN J Employer name Albany County Amount $98,688.48 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIOVANNI, NICOLE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,688.40 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $98,687.60 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, DIANE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $98,687.29 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADVORNEY, JOEL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,687.24 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINE, MARY J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $98,686.74 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORSBERG, KEVIN J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $98,686.20 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDNER, DEBRA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,685.81 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL, HENRY A, JR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $98,685.07 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JOHN J, III Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $98,684.49 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STACK, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,683.70 Date 09/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAVID D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,681.61 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, EDWIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $98,680.87 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LAWRENCE J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $98,680.20 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LAWRENCE E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $98,680.13 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,679.41 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUETY, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $98,678.51 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOVACS, DARREN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,678.33 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, JAMES A Employer name City of Albany Amount $98,678.32 Date 04/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHAAP, PAUL A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $98,676.22 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTANARO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Village of Walden Amount $98,675.70 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRATZENBERG, RICHARD S Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $98,675.00 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, GRACE ANN Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $98,674.74 Date 03/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, ROGER M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $98,674.20 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, PAUL D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $98,672.58 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, DAVID M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $98,671.91 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ-LANIER, ADRIANA Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $98,671.35 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMBIOLO, JAMES R Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $98,671.13 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, JILL A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $98,670.63 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLIN, SABINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,670.31 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMARCZYK, JOSEPH D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $98,669.33 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, BRETT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,668.85 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAMAN, SHAH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $98,668.85 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, JOHN Employer name Erie County Amount $98,668.77 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Orange County Amount $98,668.62 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADINO, SUSAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $98,667.85 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $98,667.60 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ELI S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $98,667.18 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DAVID M Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $98,665.12 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDONE, SCOTT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $98,664.91 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREWER, MATTHEW R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,664.48 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIURA, RYAN J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $98,663.17 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL NERO, JASON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,663.00 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $98,660.11 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, DAVID F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,659.47 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSINSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $98,658.70 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, GISELE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $98,658.70 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITT, MICHAEL S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $98,658.70 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $98,658.70 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System