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 FUSCO, FREDERICK M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $96,085.65 Date 05/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBERIO, SHEILA L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,085.61 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, THOMAS P Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,085.52 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINALDO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $96,085.50 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADUKKALIL, ROY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,085.19 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUBBS, WILMA M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $96,085.12 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, MATTHEW D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,084.91 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, MARY BETH Employer name Education Department Amount $96,084.91 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,084.91 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSOUGH, HYLAND L Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,084.91 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BROCK Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,084.91 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, PETER L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $96,084.91 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEREMY S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $96,084.64 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALASON, MARY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $96,084.56 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, PETER R Employer name City of Albany Amount $96,084.47 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZSTEVENS, MARK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,084.30 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, SUSAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,084.30 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLERAN, SCOTT A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $96,083.56 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZMINSKI, GLORIA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $96,082.70 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, SUZANNA R Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $96,081.96 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JUSTIN E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $96,081.82 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, MICHAEL L Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $96,081.70 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, LAWRENCE J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $96,081.67 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUT, DENISE A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $96,081.58 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOHN J, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,081.20 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GARY J, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,081.16 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, EUGENIA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $96,081.15 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, FAITH Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $96,080.95 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, JACLYN M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $96,080.95 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAWSKI, JOYCE M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $96,080.95 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAU, HON YONG Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $96,080.95 Date 01/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSARI, MIKAL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDILLE, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, CURTIS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, WILLIAM C Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTIER, DONALD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKS, SELMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVO, LISA Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAPEN, PHILIP Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHEEVARGHESE, SUSAMMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMEISTER, EDWARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHARON C Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCATUORTO, WILLIAM A Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARI, MARK D Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCANDOLA, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 06/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BARBARA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 06/07/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAKASH, LEELAMMA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOLEAU, CARLESTINE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZI, PAUL Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CESAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MARGARET M Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 08/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN-KRAUSS, ELAINE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONARA, CORINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULICH, PAUL Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATROE, CHARLES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER - PHILIP, RANGHILL Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,080.17 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIGA, GINA M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $96,079.67 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, SALLY Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $96,078.59 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, EDWIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,076.90 Date 01/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JENNY A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $96,076.45 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTER, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,075.18 Date 02/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHN, ALISON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,075.18 Date 02/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MARK D Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $96,074.26 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONRAD, NICHOLAS R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,073.76 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNES, PAULINE E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $96,073.53 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, JOHN M Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $96,073.48 Date 01/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STEPHEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $96,072.89 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHASTRI, DIPAKKUMAR A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $96,072.89 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, WILLIAM N Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,071.51 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KEVIN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,071.21 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PHILIP C Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,070.72 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, EDWARD R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $96,070.58 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, WILLIAM F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,070.58 Date 06/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $96,070.58 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUGUEVSKY, SERGEY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,070.46 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFOUR, SUSAN S Employer name Education Department Amount $96,070.27 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MANUEL ANTONIO Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $96,069.56 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, EMANUEL J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $96,068.17 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAFIA, MONIQUE R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,068.14 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDERDALE, HANS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $96,068.07 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POREMBA, ALAN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $96,067.49 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DANIEL R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,067.35 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENYUK, BRIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $96,067.35 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ANDREW L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $96,067.35 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DOUGLAS K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $96,067.35 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, BRIAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $96,067.35 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKHOUT, MARY ELLEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,066.41 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEHY, SEAN Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $96,066.32 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFORTE, VINCENT, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,066.13 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREY, MATTHEW A Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,065.87 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, SHANE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,065.87 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZONE, PAUL A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $96,065.58 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, JAMES F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $96,065.21 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRET, DONNA L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $96,063.84 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, RASHID Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,063.56 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DAVID L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,063.56 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, RENEE Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,063.02 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JANET M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $96,061.82 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System