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 SANCHEZ, GUALBERTO, JR Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $93,406.19 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARVIE, CHARLES W Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $93,405.40 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTE, JESSICA ALICIENT Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,405.20 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, FRANK P Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $93,405.19 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMONICO, GAYLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,404.58 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELLY, JAMES W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,404.30 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CODY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,403.64 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILESKI, ADAM Z Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,402.82 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, STEPHAN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $93,402.42 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, WILLIAM R Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $93,402.31 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $93,402.02 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONTANEZ, ANGELIQUE M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $93,401.95 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, RICHARD B Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,401.22 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, DAVID F, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,400.54 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHEILA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $93,400.10 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RAYMOND L Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,400.08 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, LYNN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,399.17 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MICHAEL J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $93,398.06 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKIS, WADIH T Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,397.90 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, ALBERT N Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,395.80 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUERO, LUIS E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $93,395.70 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRYAN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,395.42 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZZA, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Beacon Amount $93,394.86 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIGNANO, MICHAEL P Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $93,394.70 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, MEG Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $93,394.65 Date 05/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, THERESA C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $93,394.32 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, YIEM FONG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $93,393.86 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETAS, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,393.79 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, WADE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,393.15 Date 10/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CATHERINE M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $93,391.90 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTYKA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $93,391.80 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANARA, CORNELIUS, JR Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $93,390.92 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALBURIAN, BETH A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,389.92 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, LINDA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,389.38 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTIER, ROBERT N Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $93,388.71 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCOZZA, JENNIFER F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,388.50 Date 07/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ROBERT T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,388.31 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SEVASIA D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $93,387.73 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, CHRISTINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,387.04 Date 04/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, MATTHEW E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,386.67 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREYER, SAMANTHA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,386.46 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE WITT, LEE J, JR Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $93,386.04 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSELLO, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,385.88 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGANIERI, DONALD P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $93,385.01 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIGNANI, GARY J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $93,383.62 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSI, LISA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $93,382.68 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, MICHAEL N Employer name City of White Plains Amount $93,381.88 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, RHONDA B Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $93,381.32 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SARAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,381.24 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADAM M Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,379.01 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALER, RICHARD M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $93,378.96 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, MERCY K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $93,378.88 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOSS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,377.83 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUTUS, SHENEZ Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,377.58 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, NEAL R Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $93,376.71 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, LAWRENCE C Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $93,374.82 Date 10/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARSKO-WILSON, LISA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,373.99 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, TAMEKA D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,372.38 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPILLATO, DEBRA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,370.80 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, SANDRA K Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $93,369.17 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JAMES R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $93,368.93 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITT, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $93,368.04 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MARK Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $93,367.61 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGIULLI, MICHAEL F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $93,367.61 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMROOP, MARGARET P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $93,367.61 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNNITHAN, SEKHAR P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $93,367.61 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VYAS, ASHUTOSH R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $93,367.61 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBADIMU, ADEBISI A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,367.11 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PINO, ROBERT L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $93,365.76 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, STEPHEN L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $93,365.01 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBO, DAVID P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,364.47 Date 11/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANGELA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,364.00 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHEY, RYAN C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,363.65 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KEVIN M Employer name City of Rome Amount $93,363.25 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MARNEY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,363.12 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEID, AARON M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,361.36 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-SULSONA, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,361.11 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYDAN, LISA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,361.00 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMASTER, NATHAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,360.79 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABDOU, RICHARD L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $93,360.74 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIMAN, VIRGINIA H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $93,360.09 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLITZ, LISA V Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $93,360.04 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETGRAVE, KATHLEEN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,359.85 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDLON, MARCIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $93,359.18 Date 09/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCOM, CAROL Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $93,358.10 Date 01/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, ROBERT J, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,357.84 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, STEPHEN G Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $93,357.43 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEBROOKS, LLOYD K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $93,357.29 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITEK, PAMELA V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,357.12 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, WILLIAM A Employer name Chemung County Amount $93,357.10 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRYMAN, ARTHUR C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,356.66 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMAND, JASON T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,356.54 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIANCONE, GABRIELLA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,355.93 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, MICHAEL N Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $93,355.71 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, HEATHER M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,355.65 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANENKO, MARY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,355.56 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIELLE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,354.81 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARRY, PRINCELLA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $93,353.94 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAFAEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $93,353.54 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $93,353.52 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System