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 ADER, HARRY J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $94,189.41 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $94,189.29 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMMEL, JAMES P Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $94,189.14 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANG, SOO H Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $94,188.05 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGI, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,186.40 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, PAUL J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $94,185.88 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, ROBERT L Employer name Erie County Amount $94,185.30 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERMELE, VALERIE A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $94,184.07 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSEE, BENJAMIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,183.13 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, ANDRA Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $94,182.91 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JEFFREY W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,182.83 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGETTS, LORI A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $94,180.78 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBATO, GREGORY T Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $94,180.76 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HURLEY, AUGUSTUS J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,180.73 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHERT, THEODORE A Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $94,180.41 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CYRIL, STEPHEN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,180.25 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALISTRERI, DIANE G Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, SHARON B Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, SHU-CHUAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUH, STEPHEN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNNY, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZ, LUCILLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASAD, PRATHIMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGG, KATE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZELIGA, PATRICIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, MARICELLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEVON C Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUEN, PATTI M Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.18 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVANY, LESLIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,180.17 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AUSILIO, JANET Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $94,178.99 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JOHN J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,178.56 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BONA, VINCENT T Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $94,176.67 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANNAN, KATELYN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,176.09 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,174.01 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, KATHLEEN K Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $94,173.58 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, PAUL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,172.77 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SODERLUND, GERARD R Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $94,172.57 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JOHN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,172.46 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, PAMELA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $94,172.12 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, STANLEY C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $94,171.56 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAGLIA, ALFRED N Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $94,171.38 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSTRIE, JOSEPH P Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $94,170.80 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JUDI L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,169.62 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRAO, SUSAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $94,168.91 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, JAMES J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,167.85 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, ARLEEN M Employer name Orange County Amount $94,167.70 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, RICHARD F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,165.98 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARALLO, DONNA R Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $94,165.90 Date 09/28/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT-JOACHIMI, SUZETTE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $94,165.06 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTO, NANCY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $94,164.06 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEESEBORO, NOELLE Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $94,163.05 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, JULIE CONLEY Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $94,161.68 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLABELLA, SAVINO Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,161.28 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,160.12 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ANTOINETTE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,160.06 Date 10/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, RICHARD W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $94,159.78 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CHARLES A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,158.82 Date 08/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, NICHOLAS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,158.23 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANESKI, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $94,157.73 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHL, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,157.14 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DAMIAN JAMEEAR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,156.46 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, RU Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $94,153.79 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, JENNIFER S Employer name Department of Law Amount $94,153.29 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MONTY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $94,152.83 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMOIN, LINDA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,152.03 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, NONA B Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $94,152.01 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA, ANTHONY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,150.89 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, ROBERT M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,150.62 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMID, RAYMOND L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $94,149.88 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSLER, OLIVER W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,149.85 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, JONATHAN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,148.95 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $94,148.68 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, JOSHUA D Employer name Town of Gates Amount $94,148.24 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, STEPHEN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $94,147.40 Date 07/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANA, NORBERTO D, IV Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $94,145.84 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, NICHOLAS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,145.78 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSMAN, JAMES W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,145.78 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, ARNOLD B, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,145.78 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, MICHELLE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,145.73 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIBANEZ, LUIS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,145.33 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBS, FRANK W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $94,144.04 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTI, ERIKA A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $94,143.87 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSOPPLE, DOREEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,143.86 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, NICOLA T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $94,143.39 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,143.09 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PHILIP C Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $94,142.44 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, PABLO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,141.81 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, EVELYN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,141.75 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, DANIELLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,138.51 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ANNETTE M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $94,137.54 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, MARIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,137.11 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENIGNO, GISELE M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $94,136.90 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WILLIAM P Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $94,136.72 Date 06/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RITA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $94,136.57 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, KEITH J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,135.19 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, PATRICK W Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $94,134.47 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSH, MICHAELA M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $94,133.01 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OVERFIELD, BARBARA B Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $94,132.69 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, RANDY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,131.83 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System