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 CESAR, RICARDY M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,244.84 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, DANIEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,243.39 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,243.09 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, DAVID R Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,242.30 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSOCKI, DAVID G Employer name Niagara County Amount $96,242.21 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLEFIELD, ROBERT G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,242.05 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, MICHAEL D Employer name Niagara County Amount $96,240.08 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLENDELL, PENNY J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $96,239.13 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAMPIANO, MARJORIE D Employer name Bryant Library Amount $96,237.80 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CARL A, JR Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $96,237.77 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, JOAN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,235.97 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONATTI, MARIA L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $96,235.53 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, JOHN J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $96,235.33 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KEVIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,235.26 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, RANDALL A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $96,235.04 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTA, FRANK J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,232.92 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, DIANNE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $96,232.60 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFRON, JOHN V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,232.22 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, FREDERICK J, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $96,232.18 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALBRUN, YVES ROSE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,231.78 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Niagara County Amount $96,229.86 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, MICHAEL G Employer name Albany County Amount $96,229.80 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, STEPHANIE Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $96,229.39 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEB, KENNETH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $96,229.36 Date 06/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, BRIAN D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $96,227.66 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNIG, BRIAN C Employer name Village of West Hampton Dunes Amount $96,226.80 Date 03/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, COLE B Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $96,226.44 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENALE, KAREN W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,226.21 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHAEL Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $96,225.98 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,225.68 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJAK, JOHN E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $96,225.51 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,224.79 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTLER, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,223.52 Date 07/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, MICHELE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $96,223.42 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, THOMAS J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,221.45 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGGIE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,221.45 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEGARI, LOUIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,220.59 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, WILLIAM L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $96,220.49 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINARIO, JOHN J, III Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,219.60 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHER, ALANA Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,219.45 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, JOHN R Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $96,219.29 Date 07/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATER, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $96,218.80 Date 07/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINE, JEFFERY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,218.77 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, GEORGE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $96,218.46 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZURINA, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,217.00 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDELL, BRIAN T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $96,215.52 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRACE, BARBARA M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $96,215.46 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBROGNO, JOSEPH K Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,214.29 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH-MANUELL, ROBERT G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $96,214.04 Date 03/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, RICHARD W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,214.03 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, LUCILLE M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,213.76 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSEY-MABRY, KIMBERLY I Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,213.68 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SHEENA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,212.87 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, DIANE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $96,211.04 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DAVID J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,210.81 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CRYSTAL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,210.55 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILASKY, GEORGIA H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,210.31 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICH, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,210.31 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLILLO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $96,210.29 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWEN, ERIC D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,210.21 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTARI, SALVATORE Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $96,209.98 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, RANDY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,209.81 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,209.61 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AZMITIA, JOHN L Employer name Orange County Amount $96,207.42 Date 08/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINO, RICHARD F, II Employer name City of Middletown Amount $96,207.19 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAXTER, LINDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $96,205.46 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, DENISE T Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $96,205.38 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRYK, MICHAEL V Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $96,203.58 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYD, JACQUELINE V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,203.56 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, JOSE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,203.31 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTI, JAMES A, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $96,202.39 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKLAR, JOHN S Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $96,202.11 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $96,201.89 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODAK, FRANK C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $96,201.72 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $96,201.57 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MICHAEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $96,200.82 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULETTI, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $96,200.01 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JASON S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,198.61 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, GREGORY N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $96,198.25 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHUNSI, LASISI L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $96,197.71 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,197.61 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,197.16 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINDINE, VADIM Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $96,196.98 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, FRANCO Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $96,194.75 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TERRY VINCENT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,194.53 Date 12/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, LAURA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,193.77 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, CRAIG S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $96,193.14 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, DEAN G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $96,192.42 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, DONALD L, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $96,192.39 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, ROBERT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,191.43 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPARELLA, ANTHONY R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $96,191.23 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $96,190.58 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,190.14 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $96,189.81 Date 02/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,189.01 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, EDWARD S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $96,188.74 Date 06/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LUVENIA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $96,188.21 Date 04/27/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, GIULIANA G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,185.13 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKOBSEN, JUDITH E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $96,184.73 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYANT, JOSEPH Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $96,182.30 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System