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 WILSON, JEFFREY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,331.00 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, RICHARD R Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $95,330.76 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, SANDRA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,330.64 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLADIK, JEFFREY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,329.41 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIKUPURATHU, SOSAMMA JOSEPH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $95,328.86 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSANTE, RICHARD F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $95,328.70 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $95,328.53 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,327.86 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEKAS, HELEN-MARIE Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $95,327.25 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKOWSKI, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $95,326.85 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILDENBRAND, BRADLEY J Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $95,326.84 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAOLICELLI, KRYSTAL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,325.64 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, PETER V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $95,324.34 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDAL, MIA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,324.07 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANI, LAURA M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $95,323.54 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,322.80 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACHETTI, CHRISTINE L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $95,322.17 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NYDIA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $95,322.17 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $95,322.09 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, REGINA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,321.30 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, THOMAS W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $95,321.03 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, VERNON V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,318.14 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAROS VICTORIA, SUSAN M Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $95,317.56 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIUREBAEVA, AISHA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $95,317.26 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, LINDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,317.15 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,316.35 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDON, CRAIG A Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $95,315.37 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARA, REGINA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,314.70 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, GERARD B Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,313.17 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGMOHAN, RUTH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,312.59 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEFSBERG, JUDITH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,312.37 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKE, CORDELLE B Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $95,311.46 Date 07/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, IMMACULA B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $95,310.48 Date 08/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, HECTOR Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $95,308.77 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, TOMAS V Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $95,308.45 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, FRANCESCA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $95,307.97 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, STEPHEN T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $95,307.81 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MATTHEW T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $95,307.56 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $95,307.27 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAHULICH, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $95,305.91 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLINA, HELENE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $95,305.69 Date 08/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILINSKI, DARIUSZ Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $95,305.56 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADURAS, JOHN M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $95,304.98 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFTON, BARTLETT R, III Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $95,304.54 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, SANDRA Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $95,304.27 Date 04/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCPHERSON, EVETTE V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $95,303.49 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, WALLACE Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $95,303.45 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, KEVIN A Employer name City of Oneida Amount $95,301.74 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIRILLO, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,301.56 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADVEY, WILLIAM E Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $95,301.03 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARES, WILLIAM T, III Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $95,300.58 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABILYO, ROBERT H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,300.25 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEITH C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,298.81 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASSE', KEELY A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $95,298.70 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,298.62 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,297.22 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODINI, PATRICK G Employer name Rockland County Amount $95,296.54 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, ALAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $95,294.38 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIC C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $95,294.26 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, SCOTT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $95,293.59 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SALVATORE A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $95,293.42 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURG, MARGARET A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $95,292.72 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAL, ANDREW W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,292.27 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, WILLIAM J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $95,292.18 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHHEAD, KAREN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $95,292.18 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEPHEN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $95,292.08 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, LAWRENCE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,289.97 Date 08/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-LOUIS, ANTOINETTE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $95,289.85 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZELL, JANNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,289.46 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILAND, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,288.92 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOLI, JUDITH A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $95,288.09 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSLEY, NATASHA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,287.96 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS-HARGROVE, MYRNIA P Employer name Rockland County Amount $95,286.53 Date 06/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDOUARD, RALPH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,286.40 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOTTO, BARBARA A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $95,286.27 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, HEATHER L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $95,285.88 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOSKY, NORA S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,285.80 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, THOMAS B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,285.74 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUERELLA, ADAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,285.74 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZURICA, SUSAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,285.42 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GEORGE C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $95,285.42 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLIE, APRIL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,284.89 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATELLA, ANGELA L Employer name Education Department Amount $95,283.95 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, JOSEPH M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $95,282.52 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TER BUSH, KENNETH M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $95,282.02 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMINGLER, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $95,279.96 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANK, ROBERT P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $95,279.95 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JEFFERY G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $95,277.86 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRITSAY, NINA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $95,276.34 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, FRED Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $95,274.44 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLYAKOV, VICTOR Employer name Education Department Amount $95,274.42 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROD, STEVEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,274.02 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKEREKE, JANE U Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,273.04 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILOPOULOS, ELAINE S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $95,271.62 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RICHARD Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $95,270.93 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANAGOPOULOS, CELESTE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,269.31 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, ADAM L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,268.48 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGACKER, WARREN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,268.34 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DAVID A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $95,268.16 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHOW, STEPHEN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,268.11 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System