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 FUGLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $92,150.91 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, GREGORY J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $92,150.79 Date 05/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, RODNEY J, II Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $92,150.70 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WULF, KYLE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,150.09 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROUT, LUANN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,149.66 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $92,149.65 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBUTT, RICHARD H Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $92,149.54 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, FRANK J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,149.03 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEVA, FRANCIS P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $92,148.90 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,148.61 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,148.26 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, KEVIN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,148.20 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, W LAVERNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,148.08 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYNN-BALL, MARY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,147.76 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, HEIDI M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $92,147.76 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, DEBORAH L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,147.39 Date 11/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MATTHEW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,147.16 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KEITH J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $92,147.09 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ONA LEE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,146.94 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAR, JACQUE C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $92,146.78 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWY, JEAN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,146.74 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, MARK J Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $92,145.20 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESKEDAL, LEE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,144.69 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHARDT, LINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,144.47 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, MARY K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,144.29 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, TIMOTHY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,144.29 Date 08/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, PATRICK J, JR Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $92,144.11 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCHERA, CHERYL A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $92,144.11 Date 07/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINO, KAREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,143.65 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SUSAN B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,143.09 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELSTEIN, CYNTHIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,142.83 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY BLAINE, MARY Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $92,142.68 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSENS, PAUL M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $92,142.20 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESHICK, THOMAS A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,142.06 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSARICQ, MARY F Employer name Education Department Amount $92,141.86 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMAY, ELIANA G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,141.48 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS-WHYTE, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,141.47 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, ALISON A Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $92,141.29 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, JEFFERY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,140.70 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURBIGE, JOSEPH G Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,140.61 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,140.60 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, SCOTT L Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $92,138.44 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLF, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,138.31 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNTAIN-ROSS, LEIGH A Employer name Education Department Amount $92,137.79 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAWAY, DELTON F Employer name Ontario County Amount $92,137.63 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, ELIZABETH Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $92,137.30 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHAWN C Employer name Erie County Amount $92,136.76 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRADO, BETH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,136.64 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $92,135.67 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, ROBERT B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,133.13 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANSONE, MATTHEW H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,132.75 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,132.57 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, VALERIE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,132.24 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JACQUELINE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,131.73 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE KALB, MARCIA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,130.84 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,130.84 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, JEFFREY E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,130.84 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, OLIVIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,130.84 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, PAMELA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,130.61 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHELL, DAWN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,130.30 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, ALBERT A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,129.82 Date 06/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, CINDY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,129.31 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, RICHARD S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,129.19 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDER, RANDALL E Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $92,128.56 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEEPPEL, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $92,128.44 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACIOPPI, PAUL M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $92,127.70 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE-MATHEW, SARA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,127.44 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, LAURA F Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $92,127.35 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHA, MARY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $92,127.12 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LILLI A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $92,126.85 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $92,125.82 Date 01/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ERROL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,125.74 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLASCON, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $92,125.64 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NYE, JOSEPH C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,125.57 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFFREDO, RALPH J, JR Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $92,125.38 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAW, VANESSA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,125.36 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHLEEN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,124.08 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEENEY, MARY M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $92,123.71 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, JULIE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $92,122.91 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, ELAINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $92,122.91 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMAN, PAULA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $92,121.95 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACHINO, PAUL N Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $92,121.90 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, LISA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $92,120.65 Date 06/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRA, EVELYN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $92,120.63 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANTONIO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,119.85 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,119.03 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBER, BOBBI-JO M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $92,118.88 Date 08/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODIE, CARRIE E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $92,117.73 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOV, ALEXSANDR Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,117.62 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLUWALIA, GURDEEP S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,117.61 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKES, STEPHEN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $92,117.61 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JACQUELINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,117.32 Date 04/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, LORI J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,117.21 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMLEY, PHILLIP R Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $92,117.08 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, WENDY G Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $92,117.02 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROCZEK, JEFFERY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,116.51 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, REGINA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $92,116.48 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALEIGH, TRACY L Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $92,115.60 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $92,114.60 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE THOMASIS, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $92,114.30 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System