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 DE CARLO, EDMUND J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $93,015.00 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VENEZIA, JENNIFER E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $93,015.00 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIUZZI, JENNIFER M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $93,015.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, SHANNON S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $93,015.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, BRYAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $93,015.00 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXBY, THOMAS A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $93,015.00 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, MELODY F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,014.76 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, DEOLINDA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $93,014.01 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, DENNIS Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $93,013.70 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREAUX, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $93,012.97 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, STEVEN M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $93,012.21 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOG, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,011.85 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, SHANELLE K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,011.39 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTHNER, GEORGE M Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,010.83 Date 08/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, PATRICK Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $93,010.46 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARNO, ROSS M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,010.18 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTAZAR, SHERYLL ANN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,010.00 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, PATRICK J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $93,009.29 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, WALTER M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,008.41 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSLEY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $93,007.75 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, JARED Z Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,007.43 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUMICK, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $93,006.97 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, AUDREY L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $93,006.53 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CANDACE N Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $93,005.97 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, COLIN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,005.92 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DAVID J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,005.55 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LOIS H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,005.17 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUE-DZBANEK, HELENE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $93,003.44 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICK D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,003.01 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETHERMAN, ERIC A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,002.05 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, GEORGE E, III Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $93,002.05 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DEBRA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $93,001.64 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELO, ALAN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,001.64 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, JAMES R Employer name Niagara County Amount $93,001.26 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, THOMAS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $93,001.25 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLENZA, NICHOLAS M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,000.74 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, EDDIE J Employer name Ulster County Amount $93,000.72 Date 04/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, ROBERT P Employer name Herkimer County Amount $93,000.57 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, LYNN Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,000.45 Date 06/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDUINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $93,000.18 Date 04/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, TIMOTHY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $92,999.64 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, CHRISTINE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,998.04 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLARS, HULZINA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $92,996.95 Date 02/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, SHAWN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,995.83 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DAVID J Employer name City of Albany Amount $92,995.59 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAESCHE, MARIANNE Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,994.92 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, ANDREW M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $92,994.48 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JACOB V, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $92,993.88 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ELSIE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $92,993.47 Date 01/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARDLE, DANIEL R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $92,993.05 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELAGANA, AURELIA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $92,992.50 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKORKA, KATHLEEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $92,992.44 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOCCO, WENDY L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $92,991.63 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JITH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,991.63 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTEY, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Batavia Amount $92,991.56 Date 02/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEBO, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $92,988.60 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOHRER, THOMAS M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,987.77 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIOLI, LAURIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,986.63 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIS, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $92,986.22 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEHR, EDWARD A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,985.69 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, ROBERT W Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,985.65 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FINA, BRUCE D Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $92,985.54 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEDLER, DON T, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $92,985.42 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, MARCIA P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $92,982.93 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMMONS, TARESKA L Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $92,982.40 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURAK, GEORGE S Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $92,982.37 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEASTONE, LYNNE C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,982.16 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANHUEZA, GEORGE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,980.84 Date 02/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONELSON, JASON C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $92,980.65 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICELI, JUSTINE J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,980.52 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAITLER, SUSAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,980.18 Date 09/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLI COLLI, MARK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,980.18 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUERIO, ANTHONY G, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,980.18 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, KAREN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,980.09 Date 07/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, SANTIA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,979.23 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELIZABETH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,978.62 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMAGE, THOMAS D Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $92,978.12 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSEUR, PAULA N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,977.69 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $92,977.44 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JOHN W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,977.13 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTALATIN, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $92,976.92 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUVSHINOV, ZOYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,975.92 Date 01/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,975.42 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLA, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,974.24 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINGCO, ALFREDO, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $92,974.20 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, LORRAINE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $92,973.25 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNZONE, LISA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,972.51 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, VALERIE F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,972.51 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, JENNIFER J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,972.51 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENFELD, BRIAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $92,971.88 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOHEL, PREMJIT V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $92,971.74 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCKENAERE, ERICH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $92,971.74 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFAELE, JOHN J, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $92,971.20 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHBARD, GORDON K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $92,971.02 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARK W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $92,970.53 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SEAN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,970.17 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $92,969.78 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, CODY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,968.81 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, DAVID R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,968.67 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JEFFREY J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,968.67 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System