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 JABLOW, ELLIOT S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $92,887.11 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALI, PAUL Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $92,886.73 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAK, THOMAS G Employer name City of Auburn Amount $92,886.35 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVALLO, LINDA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,885.77 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBINE, GARY S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $92,884.77 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPP, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $92,883.51 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODLER, JOYCE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,882.86 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESUALDO, FRANCESCO Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $92,882.77 Date 04/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ELEANOR C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,882.05 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, JEAN T Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $92,881.83 Date 04/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, TIMOTHY D Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $92,881.63 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, THOMAS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,881.46 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ILEANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,881.30 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ELWOOD L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $92,881.30 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOHN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,880.64 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHURCH-RODRIGUEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,880.59 Date 07/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTE, DENISE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,879.70 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,879.40 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUCK, SHAWN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $92,879.17 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, RODNEY D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $92,878.82 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNG, LIANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,878.48 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONALLE, DEBORAH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $92,878.34 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JAMES J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $92,877.98 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, STEVEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $92,877.83 Date 08/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURINO, ROBERT A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,877.23 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,876.95 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, ERIK H Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $92,876.04 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MANUEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,875.64 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, ANTHONY B Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,874.75 Date 08/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, BRIAN V Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,871.88 Date 01/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMINARO, STEPHEN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $92,871.79 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THEONIA S Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $92,871.39 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, RONALD T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,871.31 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ONICKA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,870.59 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MICHAEL J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $92,869.73 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $92,868.32 Date 04/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLA, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $92,868.04 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEDOR, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,867.51 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $92,866.30 Date 07/09/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINRICHS, LANSING W Employer name City of Rye Amount $92,865.17 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPP, ROBERT M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $92,864.99 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, NUNZIO F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,864.42 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIER, SHAREE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,864.41 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFRINI, MICHAEL T Employer name Genesee County Amount $92,863.82 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ALLISON P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $92,863.45 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, LINDA M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $92,862.07 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NKWOCHA, STELLA C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $92,861.83 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $92,861.57 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, MICHAEL P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $92,861.33 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOK, DIANE C Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $92,860.48 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLEBIOWSKI, JOHN F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,860.08 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNLEAVY, SEAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,860.04 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREADWELL, NATHAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,859.04 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDSELL, CHARLES K Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $92,857.03 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERZER, JONATHAN E Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $92,856.78 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, ANTHONY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $92,856.43 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MARIA P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $92,856.40 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, ERIC Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $92,856.05 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DONNA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,855.91 Date 12/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENKITIS, JENNIFER S Employer name Town of Greece Amount $92,855.83 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TALEPOROS, SHELLY A Employer name Department of State Amount $92,854.43 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JEAN V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,854.00 Date 01/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURMAN-PUPONS, SERENA E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $92,853.96 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, CHERRIE V Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $92,853.66 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, RYNE J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $92,853.55 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGAN, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $92,853.07 Date 04/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JOSEPH R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $92,852.42 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEUERWALD, KEVIN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,852.35 Date 11/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWOKOCHA, OKWUONU C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $92,852.31 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, TRACY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,851.52 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASHOVER, DAVID B Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,851.52 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, JAMES G Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $92,851.17 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBROWSKY, BRYAN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,848.30 Date 08/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEKETEE, JOHN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $92,847.67 Date 09/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIJOLA, SUSAN K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $92,847.58 Date 10/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, NANCY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,846.52 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,846.18 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LYNETTE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,846.18 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $92,845.05 Date 08/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, ALICE D Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $92,844.93 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELAK, LENORE T Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $92,844.91 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROQUE, AURORA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,844.37 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADOLECCHIA, DOMINICK Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,844.27 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TINSLEY, DUSTY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,844.14 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGASON, KENDRA A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $92,844.13 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, WILLIAM E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,844.13 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNINGTON, RALPH L, JR Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,844.13 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IYINBO, OSARHIEMEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,844.13 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, GLENN E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,844.13 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDECK, OTTO R, III Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,843.72 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JEFFERY R Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $92,843.25 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMES J Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $92,842.83 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALPEZZI, SEAN P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $92,842.70 Date 11/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, EDONN V Employer name Erie County Amount $92,842.31 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MICHAEL T Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $92,841.84 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERSTEIN, BARRY W Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $92,841.72 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, MAUREEN J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $92,841.72 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUPP, EDMUND J Employer name Albany County Amount $92,840.13 Date 08/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $92,840.06 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZEN, SCOTT R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $92,839.36 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System