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 MARCH, MICHAEL P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $96,296.25 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHONSKI, ALEXANDER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,296.13 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORVINO, JASON T Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,295.79 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNAN, JAMES S Employer name Wayne County Amount $96,295.30 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REO, MARY ELLEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,295.24 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, SHARON W Employer name City of White Plains Amount $96,294.16 Date 09/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGGS, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,293.83 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBER, DANIEL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,293.82 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,293.69 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, NICHOLAS B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,293.48 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, BRADLEY N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,293.45 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, LEI Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,291.04 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCA, LOUIS A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,288.35 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIARD, INDIRA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,288.12 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANY, MEAGHAN K Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $96,287.89 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, KATHLEEN Employer name Education Department Amount $96,286.52 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, LAUREN E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,286.34 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELOZZI, NOELLE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $96,286.25 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABLER, JAMES A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,285.87 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSME, MARIA O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,285.65 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $96,285.41 Date 06/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMHA, DIVYA V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $96,285.20 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLE, MARK E Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $96,284.49 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Village of Massena Amount $96,283.37 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, EDWARD T Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $96,283.20 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, ROBIN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $96,282.33 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JACQUELINE R Employer name City of Middletown Amount $96,282.30 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUVEUR, CAMEL Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $96,281.51 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBERT, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,280.69 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,280.49 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOHN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,280.21 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERIKSEN, KEITH C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $96,280.02 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBODZIC, ZACHARY J Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $96,279.92 Date 06/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RICHARD W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $96,279.37 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENISTON, ERIN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,279.34 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLO, TAMARA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,279.34 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, BENJAMIN P Employer name Education Department Amount $96,278.52 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, HONG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,278.10 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, SANDRA I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,277.72 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, VICTORIA A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $96,277.20 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNSBY, JONEVAN C Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $96,277.20 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, M DANIELLE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $96,276.90 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, ALLISON A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,276.27 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, KEITH P Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $96,275.93 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACCARRONE, TERRY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,275.70 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPITTA, SALVATORE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,275.70 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JAMES C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $96,275.43 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONE, VITO F Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $96,273.20 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, DANL D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $96,272.92 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, LISA T Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $96,272.68 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCRUM, DUANE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,271.65 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, REX A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $96,271.38 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, STEVEN C Employer name Putnam County Amount $96,270.24 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELVIN V Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $96,270.21 Date 03/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOW, DANIEL B Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $96,270.00 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, MEGAN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,269.88 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZARDI, LISE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,268.96 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, KRISTINA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $96,268.39 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTHLING, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $96,268.07 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCQUE, LEAH Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,267.12 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, EDWARD C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,267.10 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRIGAN, DENNIS P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $96,266.73 Date 04/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,266.58 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, WILLIAM THOMAS Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $96,266.30 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPACOSTA, ANTHONY, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,266.01 Date 06/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIOLO, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,265.45 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARANSKA, JERRY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,265.21 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, WANDA Y Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,264.12 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, RICHARD J Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $96,264.01 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO, THOMAS J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $96,263.90 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYJEK, MARIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,263.17 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPEY, LAURA J Employer name Education Department Amount $96,261.80 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSEY, MEGAN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,261.49 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, HEATH M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,261.23 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARINO, VINCENT M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,260.95 Date 05/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRATTAN, PATRICK M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,260.84 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, STEPHEN P Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $96,260.27 Date 08/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HURBANEK, NICHOLE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,257.78 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, THOMAS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,256.99 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESTEFANO-MIRANDA, KATHLEEN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $96,256.74 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRACANE, RYAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,256.71 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEAKER, ERICA M Employer name Education Department Amount $96,256.23 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMPFBECK, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,255.62 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, VINCENT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,254.92 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JANET M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $96,254.92 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYZER, RICHARD E, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $96,254.69 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $96,253.68 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SEAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,253.43 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETHER, ANN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,253.02 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, TERRY W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $96,252.61 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICIATI, JOHN J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,252.35 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILIPPO, JENNA B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,251.23 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, ANTHONY F Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $96,250.23 Date 10/16/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGSBY, CARMON M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $96,249.55 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKHARI, MAJID S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $96,248.16 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNKS, RYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,247.36 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORLEY, DENISE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $96,246.97 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,246.74 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, MONIQUE J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,246.06 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, PETER R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $96,245.71 Date 06/11/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System