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 TEDESCO, DOMINICK Employer name Albany County Amount $96,885.40 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELORIAGA, HELEN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,885.28 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, SHEILA Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,885.03 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKO, DANIELLE M Employer name Department of State Amount $96,884.85 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIURA, JILLIANNA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,884.39 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, RICHARD D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $96,884.32 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIECZNY, LESTER A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,882.50 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANECIO, GEORGE A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $96,882.32 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUZYNSKI, ANNMARIE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $96,881.82 Date 12/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTH, JASON T Employer name City of Rome Amount $96,880.43 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDDENHAGEN, DOUGLAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,879.95 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $96,879.73 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, DONNA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,879.16 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNANE, J CHRISTIEN Employer name Erie County Amount $96,878.92 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKULA, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $96,877.14 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINTO, BRUCE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,877.07 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, RICHARD G, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,876.80 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JULIEN, FRANCOIS E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,876.04 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, CHRISTINE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,875.84 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEE, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,875.41 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, CRAIG O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,875.10 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAWLA, RAJNI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,874.04 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,873.74 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,872.80 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YON, MICHELLE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,871.77 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, JEAN MARIE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,870.38 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, VINCENT J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,869.54 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $96,869.50 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, DEIRDRE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,868.88 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMBORIS, GEORGIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,868.44 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, HENRY WILLIE J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,868.11 Date 07/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $96,867.87 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELMER, JERAMIE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,866.62 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIRADO, ROXANA MONICA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,866.52 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADIE, SORIN Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,866.22 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTANAVIGE, RICHARD Employer name Oneida County Amount $96,865.99 Date 11/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, YVETTE K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,865.46 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, SALLY W Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $96,865.26 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAILSFORD, ROBERT S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,864.22 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCANO, DARIO A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,861.40 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, COURTNEY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,861.40 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON-MC GILL, HEATHER L Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,860.64 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAYETTE, SCOTT E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,860.35 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $96,860.18 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEMY, MARIE F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $96,858.91 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, JEAN P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,858.55 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCITO, MICHAEL J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,857.55 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, MILL Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $96,856.58 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETTI, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,854.87 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRESSER, VICTORIA E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $96,854.30 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGOLO, EDWARD F Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,854.29 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SUSAN K Employer name City of Beacon Amount $96,853.48 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, SANDI E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,853.32 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ARMONDO Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $96,853.23 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANIEL, IMABEL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,853.19 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEITH, BRENDAN L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,853.18 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-MURPHY, LAURA V Employer name Department of State Amount $96,853.07 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, CAROL A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $96,849.69 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, JAMES D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,849.68 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHWORTH, ANJI M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $96,849.45 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, KEITH T Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $96,847.51 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, WAYNE D Employer name Delaware County Amount $96,847.16 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, MAX T Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $96,846.90 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID S Employer name City of Batavia Amount $96,845.45 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIM, ROB D Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $96,844.25 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTBRAND, JAMES R, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,843.75 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DAVID T Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $96,843.38 Date 03/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUJNOVIC, DRAGAN Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $96,843.31 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIGAN, DANIEL M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,843.19 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREED, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,842.64 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANIUK, ANDREW J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $96,842.21 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINMAN, ROY D, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,840.64 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, CHARLES E Employer name City of Geneva Amount $96,840.45 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, JODY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $96,840.14 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, AIMEE L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $96,840.08 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENOS, R RANDALL Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $96,840.03 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFERIS, GARY Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $96,839.93 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONTON, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $96,839.82 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, KARLENE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,839.39 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENEPENT, ELLEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $96,839.37 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWES, AUDREY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,838.85 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,837.60 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCLELLAN, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $96,837.59 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEAU, STEPHEN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,837.32 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, ROBIN J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $96,835.85 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHBAR, KAY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $96,835.14 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $96,834.92 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, DANIEL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,834.46 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLBY, JOSEPH T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,834.13 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASEY, JULIE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,832.83 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEAL, DOUGLAS K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,832.78 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, SEAN Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $96,832.58 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, CYNTHIA D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $96,832.50 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JASON A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,832.10 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, DONALD F, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,832.05 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAGASH, TATIANA S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,830.88 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHLRAD, TAWNYA H Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $96,829.44 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DONNA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,827.82 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAROD Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,824.68 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDOS, STEPHEN W Employer name Niagara County Amount $96,824.68 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System