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 BAGNOLI, ERIKA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $91,824.18 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGO, NICHOLAS J, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $91,823.88 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHARON K Employer name Erie County Amount $91,823.08 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, ARPIT M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $91,822.47 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREMONA, DWAYNE S Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $91,822.28 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSSEL, ILANA R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $91,821.60 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,821.43 Date 03/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, DORSEY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $91,821.01 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, GABRIEL K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,820.30 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, WAYNE C Employer name City of Middletown Amount $91,819.93 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEERAN, PAUL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,819.90 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $91,819.16 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROBERT B, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $91,818.19 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLEY, MARKEE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $91,817.28 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGDORSKI, KATIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $91,816.75 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURANCE, BRETT T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $91,816.52 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTINO, ANN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,816.34 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CYNTHIA E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $91,816.08 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, DARYL M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $91,815.27 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TODD A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,814.61 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLANK, JANINNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $91,814.35 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, AARON C Employer name Niagara County Amount $91,814.35 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, CRAIG V Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $91,814.27 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, LENDSA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $91,814.23 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROCCO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $91,813.19 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, WENDY L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $91,813.15 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOANETTI, MICHELLE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,812.92 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBIERECKI, ROGER C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $91,812.89 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, RONALD R Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $91,812.77 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APONTE, ROSA F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,812.56 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEREAU, REGINALD Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $91,812.56 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, NANET H Employer name Education Department Amount $91,812.38 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUBENSTOCK, ERIC N Employer name Education Department Amount $91,812.38 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTINO, RODNEY J Employer name Orange County Amount $91,812.11 Date 08/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, TERESA A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $91,811.48 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, ROCHELLE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,811.20 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, MARY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $91,810.67 Date 08/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUO, ILGAR Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $91,810.55 Date 03/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WILLIAM Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $91,810.09 Date 04/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMONS, THOMAS R Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $91,810.09 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOHN A Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $91,810.09 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRON, AUDREY E Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $91,810.09 Date 12/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, SHAUN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,809.78 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SANTOS R, SR Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $91,809.64 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,808.94 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTZAN, BRIAN G Employer name Cornell University Amount $91,808.82 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPEK, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,808.80 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKEY, PATRICK B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,808.57 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOOLE, RONALD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,808.51 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCH, MATTHEW Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $91,807.99 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELLIOT Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $91,807.15 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTE, MARIE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,806.67 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JOEL F Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $91,806.62 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMSDEN, ALEXIA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,806.32 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGYIRI, DANIEL Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $91,806.21 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, VICTORIA M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $91,805.80 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, STEVEN L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $91,804.48 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONGIOVI, CAROL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,804.03 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAR, AMIR S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,803.30 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, NICHOLAS W Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $91,803.15 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, MATTHEW R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,800.19 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIARAMONTE, SEBASTIAN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,799.77 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELIBERTI, DANIEL P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,799.47 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERRA, JORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,799.18 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITO, MARCELO A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,798.97 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCHARD, SHAWN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $91,798.86 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DANA E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $91,798.52 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, HANK J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $91,797.65 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRAGGI, JOHN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $91,797.09 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PIA, MICHAEL W Employer name Orange County Amount $91,796.83 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISEL, MARTHA Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,796.34 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, BRIAN T Employer name Orange County Amount $91,796.27 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOWICZ, ARTHUR P Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $91,796.24 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEHMANN, DEBORAH K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,795.74 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEILER, PETER R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $91,795.41 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $91,794.88 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYBOWSKI, GREG P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $91,794.75 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, STEVEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,794.72 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHERT, DANIEL V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,794.52 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBURN, REBECCA E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $91,794.43 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFONE, CIRO S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $91,793.96 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVA, SUSAN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $91,793.82 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ-WALSH, CAROL Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $91,793.58 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,793.31 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYNNE, MICHAEL K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $91,792.62 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUBIA, PHILIP J Employer name Monroe County Amount $91,790.65 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAVEC, MICHELE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,790.02 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, VICTORIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,789.86 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, DAVID M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $91,789.78 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $91,789.55 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS A Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $91,789.20 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ARTHUR J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $91,788.67 Date 09/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,788.35 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REVERON, MARIBEL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $91,788.09 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BETTY A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $91,787.95 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCER, LARI-JEAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,787.63 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SEAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $91,787.43 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSBACH, DENNIS F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $91,787.42 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, ROBERT P, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $91,786.35 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIMSKY, MATTHEW T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $91,786.01 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System