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 PACZKOWSKI, MARGARET A Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,663.83 Date 09/02/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JAIME J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,663.80 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTEDUCATE, HELEN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,663.17 Date 02/03/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $92,663.15 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIEL R Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,662.91 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, MONIQUE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,662.31 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, VALERIE A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $92,662.31 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WHITNEY R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $92,662.11 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GREGORY J Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $92,660.52 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCCI, MICHAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $92,660.43 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUMANS, ERIC C Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $92,660.40 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, VICTOR M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,659.81 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Wayne County Amount $92,659.74 Date 05/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, BARBARA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,658.52 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISENA, RONALD J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $92,657.59 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDISH, BECKY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,655.22 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DINA L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $92,654.34 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUSE, JOYCE K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,652.86 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGLE, MARGAUX J Employer name Niagara County Amount $92,652.55 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,652.30 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,650.99 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUCHET, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,650.82 Date 01/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, APRIL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,650.16 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXON, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,650.04 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, FRANCIS R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $92,649.38 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, JASON T Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,649.36 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARY B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,649.19 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, BETH R Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $92,648.61 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONALDO, JOSEPH B Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,648.59 Date 11/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, REGINALD F C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $92,648.20 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALAN R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,647.07 Date 05/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFAUTSCH, LYNNANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,646.70 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINACCHIO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,646.62 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARSHALL E, III Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $92,646.28 Date 10/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, JOHN M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $92,646.14 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANUK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Putnam County Amount $92,645.89 Date 06/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JENNY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,645.81 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,645.57 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ERIN T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,645.06 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NARDA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,644.37 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCIDE, MARIETTA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,643.68 Date 04/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DURWOOD E, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $92,643.63 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMOUR, KELLY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $92,643.42 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHY, ERIKA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,643.22 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER K Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,642.71 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, GEORGE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,642.28 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, ARLETHA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,641.65 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,640.80 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, DANIEL J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $92,640.41 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SUSAN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $92,640.18 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LISA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,638.98 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYER, ARIANNE K Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,638.07 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTRIERI, ALAN T Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $92,637.96 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEREK D Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,637.77 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ANTHONY J Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $92,637.66 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNIE, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $92,636.61 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SARAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,636.44 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDONEZ, EDGAR R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $92,635.85 Date 10/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSMAN, RONDA Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,635.52 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, KOCHUTHRESIAMMA Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,635.44 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINGLER, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $92,635.04 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWERS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,634.14 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RICARDO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,633.98 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBY, MARION I Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $92,633.97 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHKIN, ROBYN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,633.63 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNNO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $92,632.90 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, ANTHONY S, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $92,632.49 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, DANIEL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,631.64 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, PAUL J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $92,631.01 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETTO, NANCY Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $92,631.01 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRICO, MARYANN E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $92,630.19 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CHARLES C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $92,629.30 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, RICKY J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $92,629.30 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ADAM G Employer name City of Fulton Amount $92,629.21 Date 02/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHARLES S, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,628.72 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTNICK, DEBORAH A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $92,627.38 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIELKIND, PAULA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,626.91 Date 07/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,626.58 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHARLES H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,626.26 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, NICOLE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,625.94 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHTEYNMAN, INESSA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,625.57 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, DIANA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,625.44 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, BRYAN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,625.32 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELMON, MARK E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,625.27 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, BRETT T Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $92,624.99 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINOWITZ, JEFFREY E Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,624.98 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, KENNETH P Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,624.98 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMECINSKY, KATHY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,624.13 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,624.13 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAROLA, LOUISE Employer name Suffolk Vocational Ed & Ext Bd Amount $92,623.69 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITEN, JESSICA Employer name Oneida County Amount $92,622.00 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, OMAR A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,621.30 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROFF, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $92,620.34 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, LAURA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,620.03 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROE, SUSAN Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $92,619.44 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, NOAH A, JR Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $92,619.33 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, CARLTON D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,617.85 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORIDIS, NICHOLAS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $92,617.11 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $92,616.77 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, JAMES E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $92,616.68 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System