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 POIRIER, GINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $90,774.18 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KEVIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,774.06 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERALTA, VIVIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,773.84 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONNA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $90,773.71 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZYNSKI, BRAD M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $90,773.07 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWTHWAITE, DONALD G Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $90,771.26 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, DAVID, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $90,770.97 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SADIE Y Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $90,770.46 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKOWIAK, BRIAN C Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $90,770.14 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISHKIN, ELLEN C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $90,769.32 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,768.99 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, DEBRA A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $90,768.52 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, MARY E Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $90,768.43 Date 11/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN R Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $90,767.72 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELOZZI, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $90,767.55 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINRICHS, RONALD C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $90,767.54 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINANE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $90,767.39 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, MARK B Employer name Town of Southold Amount $90,764.91 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KAY, JOSHUA D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $90,764.73 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, PATRICK P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $90,764.58 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ANDREA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,764.11 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, WILLIAM T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $90,763.29 Date 12/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSOLOWSKI, ROSALIND, SISTER Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,763.02 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, APRIL A Employer name Education Department Amount $90,762.54 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, LAWRENCE E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $90,761.01 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOT, MARK A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $90,760.68 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONERA, JAY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,759.69 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, LUTRICIA M Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $90,759.55 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINI, MARGARET M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,759.01 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSIKA, JEFFREY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $90,758.91 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, VANESSA Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,758.36 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRELLA, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,758.31 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, AGATINO Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,758.10 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOSKA, JAMES W Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $90,757.47 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NOVLYN SHERENA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,757.09 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICHARD E Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $90,756.38 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILGME, C MICHELE Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $90,755.08 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJDZIS, RANDOLPH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,754.56 Date 10/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, ROSA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,753.04 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYETANO, TAMARA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $90,752.68 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOHL, FRANK H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,752.36 Date 08/12/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, DAWN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,751.96 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGANO, BERNADETTE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $90,751.86 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, VINCENT S Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $90,751.67 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MINDES, SCOTT E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $90,751.37 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBARRUBIA, CARIDAD Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,751.24 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROGGY, JOHN D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $90,750.61 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, JOHN D Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $90,749.49 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADUEKWE, EBELE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,749.28 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KEVIN M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $90,749.17 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, THOMAS A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $90,748.84 Date 08/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEREDIUK, WALTER Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $90,748.41 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, ROBERT M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,748.17 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, KAREN A Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $90,748.14 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DONNA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $90,747.74 Date 06/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, KATHLEEN F Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $90,747.71 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, PAUL Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $90,747.59 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, RICHARD K Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $90,745.88 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIEROLF, DONALD R Employer name Niagara County Amount $90,745.65 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BRIAN K Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $90,745.34 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMBERELLI, LORETTA M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $90,745.03 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERMAN, BRIAN K Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $90,744.43 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $90,743.36 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, LEANNE R Employer name Town of Southold Amount $90,743.35 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ANTHONY Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $90,743.32 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, BRAD E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,743.28 Date 08/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLEMAN, ERIN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,742.41 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKAT, LISA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $90,742.27 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA-LAVINIO, ANGELA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,742.21 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, GUSTAVO A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $90,742.15 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLEN, ROBERT P Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $90,742.08 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERONE, EDWARD M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,741.78 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND-GREGORY, DANIELLE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $90,741.16 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO-CRAWFORD, MARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,740.88 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, JEANNE-MARIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $90,740.88 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, PAUL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,740.30 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILARY, RICHARD C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $90,738.80 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UY, ALDRIN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,738.75 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGGISBERG, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,738.19 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZIARZ, PAUL C Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $90,738.05 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MARY A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $90,737.72 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, JOHN P, III Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $90,737.72 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, ROBIN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,737.16 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, PHILLIP M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $90,737.12 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, RANDY E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $90,736.88 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATRANGA, ANTHONY J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $90,736.81 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, PHYLLIS L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $90,736.40 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDORSKI, GREGORY F Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $90,736.38 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCESCA, JOSEPH X Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $90,736.21 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUD, LAURA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,735.88 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MIRTO Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,734.69 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIYAN, KAKKANATTU G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,734.49 Date 08/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ANIL Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $90,734.34 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHY, JOHN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,733.49 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOSBY, EMANUEL Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $90,733.42 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JAMES A Employer name City of Albany Amount $90,733.24 Date 01/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FURDYNA, PATRICIA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $90,733.13 Date 04/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHAN, JAMES D Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $90,732.22 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, TIMOTHY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,732.11 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LAURIE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,731.95 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System