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 ZOCCHI, DAVID C Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $92,839.16 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, ROBERT D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $92,838.55 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMAX, DAVID A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,838.51 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKSHOBER, CARYL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,838.35 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VICTOR R, III Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,837.49 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTONIS, GUS Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $92,836.77 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPELL, GREGORY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,836.69 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUJASTYK, THOMAS J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,836.42 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JONATHAN S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $92,836.35 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIBERGER, JOHN A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $92,835.35 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUSCHNER, JUSTIN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $92,834.14 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, JESSICA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,834.07 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,833.63 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, CARMINE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $92,833.18 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, KELLY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,831.80 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUCKERN, EDWARD L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $92,831.76 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Warren County Amount $92,831.47 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOE, MI JIN Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $92,831.44 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONGORA, RAFAEL C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,831.22 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $92,831.10 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIELAROWSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,830.51 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDEL, GARY D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $92,830.34 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, NICHOLAS G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,829.94 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LAUREN B Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $92,829.66 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTISH, MICHAEL S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,829.57 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKMAN, GAYLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,829.36 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, JONATHAN R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $92,829.15 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, JACOB E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $92,827.92 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORPUS-SANTIAGO, RACHELLE L Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $92,827.74 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBCZYK, MITCHELL Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $92,826.82 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,826.13 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, NANCY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,826.03 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, ROBERT E Employer name City of Elmira Amount $92,825.97 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENZ, BARBARA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $92,825.76 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLMAN, SCOTT E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $92,825.10 Date 01/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, MERCEDES Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,824.24 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNACH, RANDOLPH S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,824.11 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, ERIC M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,824.11 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARIGLIA, DAWN M Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $92,823.99 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDO, WADE A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $92,822.91 Date 02/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZWING, PETER V Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $92,822.90 Date 08/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESLER, ROSEANN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,822.89 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, JANICE L Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $92,821.65 Date 06/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, KAREN A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $92,820.85 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, ALISON F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,820.44 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, BRUCE D Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,819.88 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, PATRICIA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $92,818.35 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERTL Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $92,816.89 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, LYNN M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $92,816.40 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, ROBERTA R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $92,815.90 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARQUIN, CLAUDIA V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,815.77 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, DAVID M Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $92,815.57 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $92,815.36 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, MARK J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,815.34 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $92,814.99 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELAHAY, GEORGE A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $92,814.25 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JAMES E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $92,814.17 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTA, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $92,813.30 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONDOLO, KATHRYN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $92,813.23 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERS, ELLEN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $92,812.30 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADDOO, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,811.79 Date 06/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIN, CRAIG M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,811.61 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRESENCIA, ALEXIS B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,810.03 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARCZEK, CHRISMAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,808.81 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOVA, RICHARD G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,807.27 Date 10/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCA, BRUCE W Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $92,804.64 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHARLES P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,803.74 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARR, CONCETTA M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $92,803.13 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNICA, DOREEN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,802.37 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, NOREEN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,802.29 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOPPA, ANDY C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,802.24 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRI, BIBI H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,801.98 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, SAMUEL D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,800.58 Date 06/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Chester Amount $92,800.37 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKINSON, KENNETH R Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $92,799.89 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, AMY E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $92,799.59 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LAURA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $92,799.59 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CELIA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $92,799.59 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUMBUS, SUSAN Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $92,799.59 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, ROBERT Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $92,799.42 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MARK B Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,799.25 Date 08/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, JENNIFER S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $92,799.23 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZORA, DOUGLAS J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $92,799.06 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, PHILIP Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,797.45 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLATT, GERALD E Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $92,796.58 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOSSELIN, JEFFREY A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $92,795.23 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYNE, MATTHEW J Employer name Albany County Amount $92,794.68 Date 10/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, JAMES E Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $92,794.24 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, JANET P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,794.20 Date 08/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, TONY Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $92,792.38 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARO, PASCAL S, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,792.35 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOMSEY, RYAN M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $92,792.19 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBLEY, RUSSELL Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $92,792.17 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SEAN A Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $92,791.07 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, ELVIN A Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $92,789.09 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKSHAW, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,787.48 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, VIRGINIA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $92,787.44 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURINE, LATOYA D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,786.82 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMWELL, KEITH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,785.37 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JUAN A Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $92,785.24 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System