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 DUDLEY, MEGHAN E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $94,035.57 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, PATRICK H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,035.52 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WILLIAM D Employer name Monroe County Amount $94,034.45 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEBER, STANTON K Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,034.39 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAFLIN, JEFFREY W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $94,034.31 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANTHONY L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $94,033.77 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, BETHSAIDA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $94,033.77 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, MARK D Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $94,033.44 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKETT, PAUL A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $94,033.26 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,033.23 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EMBORSKI, GERARD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $94,032.49 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, RUSSELL Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $94,031.93 Date 11/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPE, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,031.74 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLER, MATTHEW B Employer name Department of Law Amount $94,031.54 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, IMRAN S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $94,031.54 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETILLI, RONALD P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $94,030.94 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, DIANNA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $94,030.47 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROUDJERDI, MOHAMMAD Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,030.18 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PEGGY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,030.18 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, MICHAEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,030.18 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHNEFELD, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,030.18 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIK, ANDREA L Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $94,029.98 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLURE, RANDY Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,028.94 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $94,028.70 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, SCOTT E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $94,027.47 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, ANGELA C Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $94,027.38 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEINLEIN, JAN M Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $94,027.16 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, SHERYL L Employer name W NY Library Resources Council Amount $94,026.82 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, FLORENCE R Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $94,026.44 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, SANDRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,025.11 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, BENJAMIN S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $94,024.80 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANTHONY C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $94,024.20 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZBY, SCOTT C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,023.22 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, GEORGE T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $94,022.38 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURA, ALISON A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $94,022.26 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, SONAL M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,022.09 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITSKY, LAURA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,021.16 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUER, RANDY A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $94,021.03 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANKIE, MICHAEL E Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $94,020.26 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOMSKI, PHILLIP C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,020.06 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, JOHN H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,019.82 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORMICHELLI, ROBERT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,019.25 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, DAVID Employer name Orange County Amount $94,018.89 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, GLENN A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $94,018.81 Date 04/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, GEORGE S, JR Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $94,017.97 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, ROBERT D Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $94,017.58 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIN, FREDERICK L, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,017.05 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINTER, JOSEPH F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $94,017.05 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERO, FRANK Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $94,017.05 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERZNIEWSKI, DARLENE J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $94,017.00 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,016.34 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCARELLI, TERRI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,015.96 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, PARKER C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $94,015.66 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWICK, GARY L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,015.51 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIGO, JOHN W Employer name City of Elmira Amount $94,015.09 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTALTO, DANIEL E Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $94,014.76 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLON, LUIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,014.45 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPENA, JOSEPH Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $94,012.57 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAISER, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,012.50 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERBIER, KEVIN A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $94,012.18 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,011.24 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGES, J MICHAEL Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $94,011.14 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVIS, GLENICE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,010.93 Date 05/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,010.53 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLICHKO, MICHAEL P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,010.53 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, JEANNE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,010.53 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADLER, CHERYL J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,010.53 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, AMY B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $94,010.53 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, JENNIFER Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,010.52 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, DONALD P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $94,009.90 Date 03/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TRICIA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $94,009.79 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, ELIZABETH T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,009.23 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, JOHN L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,009.12 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,009.01 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $94,008.12 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLMANSKI, RENATA J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,008.09 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABALLERO, ERNELIA B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,008.09 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $94,008.04 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, SARA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,007.55 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDOLFO, THOMAS Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $94,007.27 Date 04/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEE, WILLIAM R Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,007.10 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, CESAR A Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,007.10 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DARRYL LEE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $94,006.24 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JAMES P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $94,006.07 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLO, JAMES A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,005.95 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIANAS, SOPHIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,005.50 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, PAUL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $94,004.36 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAUGH, HOANG M C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,004.35 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALDASSANO, LAURA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,003.99 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICK H Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $94,003.75 Date 06/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, KIM E Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $94,003.35 Date 05/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $94,002.63 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAUL G Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $94,002.32 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, ROXANNE L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $94,002.16 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADY, THOMAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,001.73 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, TERRY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,000.67 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, BARBARA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $94,000.03 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, LACHONDA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,999.03 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BRIANA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,997.85 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,997.61 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System