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 BUGYI, BRIAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,599.39 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILEK, IAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,596.36 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNARD, DUANE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,595.07 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTAN, ANDREW J Employer name Putnam County Amount $96,595.06 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOSKE, BRIAN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $96,594.66 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, BRETT D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $96,594.28 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIKOWSKI, SUZETTE D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,593.93 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UOMOLEALE, CHRISTINE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,593.47 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODORA, MARYJANE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $96,593.07 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, DAYANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,592.95 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOCCARI, THERESA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,592.95 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCK, THOMAS M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,591.79 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LAUREL L Employer name Education Department Amount $96,590.75 Date 09/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULHAMUS, JOHN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $96,589.47 Date 07/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, PATRICIA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $96,589.47 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JAMES J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $96,589.45 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $96,589.35 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHY, DOUGLAS M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $96,588.60 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUZDEY, MICHELE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,588.43 Date 05/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK DALEY, DIANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,588.43 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, DAVID W Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $96,588.06 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAWN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $96,587.60 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAS, JACOBO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,587.60 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MICHELE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,587.33 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, MAURA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,586.53 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, DAVID J, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,585.85 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, KEITH A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,585.47 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JAIMON J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,584.37 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, HAVIVA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,583.37 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPP, FRANCIS R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $96,582.91 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERIG, JOHN J, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,582.66 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREN F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,582.36 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, GEORGE L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $96,580.96 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CARL Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,579.66 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL-MAYO, SHARI J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $96,579.37 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLOYEDE, IBRAHIM F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $96,579.35 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JOHN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,579.03 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HUMBERTO E, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $96,577.44 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O`NEILL, THOMAS E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,577.11 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASLOFSKY, KERRIEANN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,576.50 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELVIN, KIM N Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,576.39 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, JAMES M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,576.39 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGRIPPO, ANGELO Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,576.14 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, JAMES E Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,576.07 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, BETH E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,575.59 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PERNO, ROCCO A Employer name Madison County Amount $96,575.51 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZEL, WILLIAM V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,574.93 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUAGLIONE, JOHN F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $96,574.33 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIZINSKI, PATRICIA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,574.28 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TERRI L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,573.72 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JOSE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $96,573.51 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZARELLA, DONALD D Employer name Village of Depew Amount $96,573.24 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKUS, MATTHEW T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $96,572.47 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZUPONE, VINCENT Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $96,571.29 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, PATRICK Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $96,570.45 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ANDREW Employer name Putnam County Amount $96,570.18 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRETT, RENEE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $96,570.18 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINELLO, JANET S Employer name Putnam County Amount $96,570.18 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, JOHN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,568.99 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYCLIM, DANA M Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $96,568.84 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALE, DEAN T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,568.07 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CAROL A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $96,567.99 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARSER, CLAIRE J Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $96,567.61 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, WILLIAM P Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $96,566.96 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, JOSEPH V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,566.91 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPLET, JEREMY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,566.29 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JAMES P Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $96,566.05 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ALLISON E Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,565.67 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNEY, SHAROL S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,565.24 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTI, FRANK Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $96,564.69 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, GREG A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,564.68 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EPPLE, ANDREW C, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $96,564.05 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DIANA LYN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,563.78 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, DAVID Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $96,563.56 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILKOWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,562.96 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, SANDRA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $96,562.61 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIRUMURU, BHAGYA Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $96,562.26 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, SHUN-JU Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $96,561.41 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLON, TRACY C Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $96,560.97 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TRACY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $96,560.93 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHANICAL, STUNIS U Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $96,560.74 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SAJAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,560.46 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ROBERT Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,560.31 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,560.16 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHCRAFT, MICHAEL T Employer name Orange County Amount $96,560.08 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, JASON M Employer name Orange County Amount $96,560.06 Date 04/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,559.88 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,559.44 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, ANTHONY P Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $96,559.35 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, EVICE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $96,557.70 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVSHITS, GARIY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $96,557.55 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHT, STEVEN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,557.01 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TESSA T Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $96,556.82 Date 09/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERMEYER, CARL J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $96,556.32 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERECZ, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $96,555.08 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEZZ, TERESA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,554.76 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, JOSHUA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,554.18 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, MARCUS Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $96,552.68 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICASTRO, JONATHAN B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,552.64 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,551.97 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System