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 ARTIS, VENESSA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,404.96 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLE, JENNIFER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,404.93 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ELVIN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,404.30 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUPPEL, ROBERT A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,404.26 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, ELIZABETH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,404.00 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNONNA, ROBERT J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $92,403.34 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREYTAS, JEANNETTE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,401.96 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, WAYNE Employer name Columbia County Amount $92,401.50 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLIERI, VINCENT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,400.97 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENN, RONALD W Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $92,400.76 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, ERIC Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $92,400.01 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, BRIAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,399.58 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAWES, ANDREW P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $92,399.29 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, CHRISTIAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $92,398.65 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTA-HUBBARD, SHAWN M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $92,398.03 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONMILLER, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $92,397.61 Date 01/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGRI, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,397.54 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESIR, GABRIELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,397.30 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKEKE, LISA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,397.06 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AARON J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,397.02 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREU, MARCIA B Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $92,396.84 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLA, E LAWRENCE Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $92,396.67 Date 11/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH-SIMPSON, GWENDOLYN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,396.62 Date 09/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, AURORA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,395.25 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, SALVATORE J, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $92,395.03 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,394.67 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDEL, EVELYN Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $92,394.32 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DAVID M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $92,392.94 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STAFFORD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,392.78 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, DANA L Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $92,392.61 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,390.41 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,386.38 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, MARY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,386.26 Date 09/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SUZANNE D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $92,385.67 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFTICK, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $92,384.80 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDLOW, NYALA D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,382.14 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA ROSA, CARLOS M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,381.42 Date 06/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, STEPHANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,380.40 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVEY, SCOTT P Employer name Yates County Amount $92,379.05 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANHONEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $92,378.18 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, STUART D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,378.09 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, NATHANIEL L, II Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $92,377.67 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSZYNSKI, ANDREA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,377.51 Date 05/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, ROSA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,375.85 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELE R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $92,375.09 Date 01/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, EDGAR A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $92,374.81 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JOSEPH F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,373.59 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIA, MARIA F Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $92,373.58 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEITH F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,373.48 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, CHARLES C, III Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,372.06 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $92,371.91 Date 12/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROUTY, PATRICK Q Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $92,371.36 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHENKEL, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $92,370.90 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARK F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $92,370.66 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIELLO, JAMIE Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $92,369.57 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SEAN S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,367.90 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPADU-KYERE, YAW Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,367.37 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, MELISSA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,366.95 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JACLYN G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $92,366.57 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LISETTE P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,366.49 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, CESAR A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,366.26 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, LEOCADIO Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,365.91 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, JOANNE Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $92,365.55 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLI, THOMAS C Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,365.18 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,365.18 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, RAUL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $92,365.08 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DONALD J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,362.96 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO, LORI A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,362.61 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, PHILIP L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,361.58 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEETEN, TIMOTHY R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $92,361.37 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANCOTTA, DANIEL D Employer name City of Lockport Amount $92,360.21 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SISON, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,359.43 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELANIE S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,358.05 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, HARLAND W M Employer name Orange County Amount $92,358.01 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATEK, JOHN G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,356.57 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, JAIRO H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,355.62 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, NORDEA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,354.70 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,354.64 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHI, DENNIS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,354.63 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIER, NAKIA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,353.49 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLELAND, YVONNE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $92,353.12 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TOUR, RICHARD J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,352.83 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, LORI Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $92,352.80 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANPATH, DAVANAN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,352.72 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPPE, JEROME A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $92,352.65 Date 03/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGUL, JASON A Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $92,352.54 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALONI, RHONDA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,352.12 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, COLLEEN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,351.86 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWES, DAVID H, IV Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $92,351.30 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN, III Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,350.79 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, MATTHEW L Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $92,350.68 Date 10/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GILBERT Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,349.48 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAKOSE, BINOY K Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,349.46 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, RICHARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,349.46 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NANCY K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,349.19 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, MICHELE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,348.30 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, RAQUEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,348.30 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTYRE, DANIEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,347.89 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $92,347.82 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, GINA S Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $92,347.58 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System