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 LOSEE, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $93,572.77 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, MARILYN L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $93,572.18 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, STEPHANIE Employer name Chemung County Amount $93,572.07 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, PORTIA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,571.80 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, RUSSELL M. Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $93,571.53 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,571.50 Date 05/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, LARRY D Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $93,570.88 Date 03/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MARGARET M Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $93,570.74 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DEVIN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,570.09 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, DEBRA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,569.19 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,568.81 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFFERT, WILLLIAM M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,568.42 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, LAURIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,568.38 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNICKI, KRZYSZTOF A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,567.30 Date 06/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZDZAL, JASON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,567.13 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,565.72 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, DONALD R Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $93,565.72 Date 02/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCITTO, JON B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,565.59 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORMANN, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,564.59 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTINO, ONOFRIO D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,564.55 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,563.92 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DON M, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,563.86 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, WILLIAM S Employer name City of Fulton Amount $93,563.34 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLBURN, TATE A Employer name Ontario County Amount $93,561.91 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSHVELO, SETH J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $93,561.35 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALBFLIESH, ADAM J, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $93,561.04 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REICHEL, CHRISTINE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,560.84 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, JARED P Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,560.48 Date 04/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, BELMARIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,559.12 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCANIELLO, MARYANN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,559.12 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,559.01 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTZ, JAMES W, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $93,558.48 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DENNIS H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,558.00 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, SHEIK H A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $93,557.80 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $93,557.80 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENERO, JAMES A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $93,556.97 Date 03/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, JAIME L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,556.16 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARIGLIA, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $93,555.75 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KURT Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $93,555.70 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUZZE, MARGARET A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $93,555.21 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, YVONNE J Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $93,553.13 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,552.99 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERNACKI, DAWN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $93,552.77 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, MICHELE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $93,552.77 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, BRUCE W Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $93,552.72 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINKLER, RANDY C Employer name Education Department Amount $93,552.18 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERMAN, RUSSELL F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,552.00 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIARELLI, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,547.04 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, KENNETH D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $93,546.89 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURG, LESTER Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $93,546.74 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $93,546.18 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULE, RITA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,545.91 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, TREVOR J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,545.09 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HSIA, FRANKLIN W Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $93,544.15 Date 02/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENICHETTI, REBECCA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $93,543.55 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SHARISE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,543.21 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYEA, JEFFREY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $93,543.01 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, EDWIN P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $93,542.86 Date 12/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, MICHELLE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $93,542.66 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, RICHARD T, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,541.86 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMEE, MICHELINE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $93,541.19 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, DONNA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,540.45 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICKA, ELZBIETA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,538.97 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTHOFER, CASEY J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $93,538.91 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPINI, NICHOLAS E Employer name City of Middletown Amount $93,538.60 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, LYDIA Employer name Orange County Amount $93,537.98 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUIS J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $93,536.34 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $93,536.21 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $93,536.12 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKHILL, RICKY B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,535.45 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERA, CHRISTINE F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $93,535.12 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, WENDY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $93,534.06 Date 03/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNY, DUSTIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,533.84 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, JAMES C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,532.94 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IATI, JONATHAN P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $93,532.27 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, WARREN W Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $93,532.18 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARECKI, ERIC S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $93,531.60 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, STEPHEN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,530.68 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSHBERGER, AMELIA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,530.61 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $93,528.96 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETERS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $93,528.19 Date 03/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIONTI, ANTHONY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,528.01 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEVIN J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,527.51 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURISKO, MARY C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $93,526.57 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMIL, LOVELY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,526.20 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNT, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $93,524.48 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,524.18 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATHAM, CAROLYN J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $93,523.65 Date 08/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOWSKI, DOUGLAS R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $93,523.52 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, BENJAMIN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $93,521.92 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONLEY, HERBERT P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $93,521.76 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CONSTANCE K Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $93,521.46 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGERUOH, HELEN-GLORIA N Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $93,519.64 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POYAU, FRANTZ Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,519.20 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DANIEL J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $93,518.48 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANWAR, KHURSHID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,518.43 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, JOANNE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,517.74 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CONSTANCE F Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $93,517.55 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, VERONICA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,517.35 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, GRACE ANN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,516.71 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System