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 FRANCO, PAUL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,270.14 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAMITARO, MELISA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,269.96 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZANERO, PAUL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,269.08 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILLIOX, DAVID R Employer name Erie County Amount $93,268.97 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KIM M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,268.75 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKLEY, JAMES E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,268.21 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACHESON, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $93,267.95 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECOLYSE, RUKMANI Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $93,267.38 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVER, TROY B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $93,266.27 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASS, BETTINA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,266.10 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALDUN, DAVID Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $93,265.46 Date 06/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, DANIEL J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $93,265.43 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALMONT-WILSON, DENISE O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,265.02 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKEY, SHAWN D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $93,264.65 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHNMEISS, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $93,262.20 Date 04/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSCENTE, THOMAS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $93,261.85 Date 12/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $93,261.60 Date 10/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, RONDA D W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,261.55 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGEL, GEOFFREY W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,261.50 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, SAMUEL Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $93,261.24 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIACADIE, JEAN-BAPTISTE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $93,261.14 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MAITE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,260.95 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINLO, CAROLINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,260.33 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINO, STEPHEN R Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $93,260.20 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISHIMOTO, MARY K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $93,260.10 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBENHUENER, DOUGLAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,259.78 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTARO, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $93,259.56 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKEMA-WILLIAMS, NONSO Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $93,259.19 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, REBECCA F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,258.88 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MATTHEW A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,256.64 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, WILLIAM D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,256.04 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEL, LINDA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $93,255.31 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ALLEN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $93,254.82 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, JANET E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $93,253.29 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, KRISTEN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $93,253.20 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,252.85 Date 10/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,252.23 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-YOUNG, ROXANNE S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,251.04 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ANGELA C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,250.71 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MOIRA E Employer name Albany County Amount $93,250.66 Date 12/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODKOWKA, JESSICA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,250.27 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RAYMOND, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $93,250.09 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAROR, CHARLES L, JR Employer name City of Oswego Amount $93,248.81 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SICKLER, ERIK I Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $93,248.07 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUKROVANY, TINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $93,247.88 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATAILLADE, JESSEN N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,247.23 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASPANTI, NICHOLAS S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,246.40 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIOZZI, LAWRENCE L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $93,244.51 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKMAN, LINDA C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,244.32 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYNES, MARIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,244.30 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANCU, ADRIANA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,243.45 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANWAL, RAJAN K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,243.27 Date 02/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHLMULLER, MARK K Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $93,243.09 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRECKO, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,243.05 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAEUPER, GEOFFREY A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $93,242.92 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ADRIAN J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $93,242.92 Date 01/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERTO A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $93,242.35 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, VINCENT J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,241.77 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN, COREY D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $93,241.41 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTIE, JUSTIN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $93,240.37 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,239.66 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, LAURENCE SCOTT Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $93,239.33 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOLAKOV, PETKO S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $93,238.82 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERFIELD, SAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $93,238.82 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $93,238.82 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CHARLES W Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $93,238.64 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANCE, GREG M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $93,238.60 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHAEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $93,238.54 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,238.45 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEN, ALEXANDER B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,238.17 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACCONE, DAVID E Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $93,237.23 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIER, STEPHEN J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,237.21 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PAUL E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $93,237.21 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCINSKI, RONALD J, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,237.18 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON-SORRENTINO, KAREN B Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $93,236.90 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOECHLE, LISA M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $93,236.80 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, CHRISTINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $93,236.56 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTEN, JAMES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,235.59 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYSZYN, DAVID S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $93,235.25 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIDA, JANET E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $93,234.57 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JOHN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,233.93 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMSON, JANET M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $93,233.70 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOHN T, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $93,232.32 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMANLIG, LEOVINA V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,232.07 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMBERGER, JONATHAN L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,231.65 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEON, SEONYOUNG Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,231.43 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCH, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $93,231.36 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SEAN G Employer name Town of Kent Amount $93,231.27 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, JOHN F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,231.03 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, NIAMH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,230.30 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEDEN, MARY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $93,229.32 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, JAMES J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,227.85 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, PHILLIP Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,227.43 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAMARINO, AURELIA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $93,227.41 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSI, KELLY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $93,227.40 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, EMILY K Employer name Education Department Amount $93,226.75 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, TANYA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,226.59 Date 10/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLIN, WILLIAM L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $93,226.53 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DIANE P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $93,225.98 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLOP, PAULETTE H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,225.90 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System