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 ENGLANDER, FRANKLIN M Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $90,731.73 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASMALLAL, ZAKARIA E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $90,731.14 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYCOCK, MICHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,730.06 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LINDA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $90,729.65 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Troy Amount $90,729.65 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIREHOCK, WILLIAM W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,728.63 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, JAMES T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $90,728.55 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROBERT Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $90,728.50 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCTOR, JAMES A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,728.17 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBULNICK, MARK S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,728.04 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, JOSE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $90,727.29 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVISKY, KRISTEN Z Employer name Rockland County Amount $90,726.27 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMERMANN, JOHN W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $90,725.88 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAKOSE, SARAMMA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,725.73 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $90,725.64 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMONTE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $90,725.32 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSTADT, CHRISTIAN C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $90,724.94 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILO, BRUNO Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,724.93 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDI, DONALD J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $90,724.62 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFERA, ZEMARCOS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $90,724.59 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RICHARD C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $90,724.53 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, KEITH Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,724.31 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASHIM, KIRSTEN B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,723.77 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, ALAN F Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $90,723.29 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, PRISCILLA N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,723.04 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JAMES R, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,721.58 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,721.44 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTCHFORD, ANNE MARIE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $90,721.44 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, BRIAN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,721.10 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELELLA, VINCENT W Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,720.63 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, WILLIAM P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $90,720.32 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, WILLIAM T Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,719.51 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCCA, ERIK Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,719.12 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZ, HELEN M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $90,718.51 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKTON, GEORGE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $90,717.50 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN-PIERCE, JANINE M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $90,717.27 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, KINSLEY H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,716.50 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ARLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,716.40 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIN, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Elmira Amount $90,716.33 Date 08/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, ERNA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $90,715.86 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC BRIDE, MATTHEW P Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,715.72 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $90,715.39 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCET, DOUGLAS Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $90,715.12 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREAGOR, RICHARD A Employer name Putnam County Amount $90,714.93 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPAN, JOHN K Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $90,714.72 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RICHARD A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $90,714.63 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, STEVEN L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,714.14 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, DAVID R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $90,713.47 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $90,713.40 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACCIANO, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,713.36 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPE, STEVEN M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,713.19 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANN-MAC AVOY, ELIZABETH J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $90,711.84 Date 09/04/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, KAREN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $90,711.44 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAREEM, BABU Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $90,710.80 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, GLENDA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,710.36 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGEL, ERIC C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,710.10 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LI, YUFANG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,709.94 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE-MC CONNELL, AMY Employer name Monroe County Amount $90,709.56 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, FREDERICK J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $90,709.40 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINEM, J MARK Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $90,708.84 Date 08/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, LESLIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,708.77 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTOR, MADELYN C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $90,708.02 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $90,707.85 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLBRENNER, MARK S Employer name City of Rome Amount $90,707.11 Date 03/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,706.64 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JACQUELINE M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $90,706.44 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS-BOUZY, LORRAINE J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $90,706.13 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDISON, JAMIE M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $90,705.77 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEPHEN V Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $90,705.67 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERKHEISER, JEROME K Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $90,703.92 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, ONEIKA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,703.56 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PHILLIP A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $90,702.19 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCKELMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $90,701.41 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNDARI, JAMES, JR Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $90,701.19 Date 02/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL HUSSEIN, AMMAR J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $90,701.17 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, DANIEL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $90,701.17 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAVEY, JAMES P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $90,701.17 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADA, LIVIU C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $90,701.17 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLUD, ROBIN E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $90,701.17 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, FREDERICK W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,701.08 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURRY, ANN M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $90,700.48 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUPMAN, ERIN E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $90,700.27 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURU, GLORIA A Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $90,700.22 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, THOMAS D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,699.85 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMION, VINCENT T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $90,699.66 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACNY, ELZBIETA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,699.31 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, ANN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,698.87 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORNE, JEREMY R Employer name City of Utica Amount $90,698.60 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMANO, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,698.49 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, LISA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,697.70 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Cortland County Amount $90,697.60 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, LORI-ANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,697.55 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYER, KEVIN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $90,697.37 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, FRANK Y Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,696.04 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJWA, ZAHRINE Employer name Cornell University Amount $90,695.74 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTUS, MARC R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $90,695.67 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, RYAN W Employer name Steuben County Amount $90,695.46 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KELLY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,695.33 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DEBRA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,695.28 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, DAWN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $90,694.92 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System