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 MOBERG, ROBBIN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,566.99 Date 01/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $89,566.90 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLICK, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $89,566.44 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, MILAN R Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $89,565.57 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARINS, MARGARET F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $89,564.51 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, ROBBIE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,564.51 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, RENEE L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $89,563.30 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENZ, JOSEPH A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,563.23 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, YOLANDA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,563.23 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, DAVID I Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,563.23 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOON, DE'ETTA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,563.23 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,563.23 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, MILAGROS Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,563.23 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, REGINA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,563.23 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,563.23 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWOZDEK, RONALD G Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,563.02 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAFAEL, JR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $89,562.56 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNEY, LANCE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,562.53 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEYH, EDMUND J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,562.16 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENROS, SAMUEL C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $89,561.99 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETRICK, KEITH D, III Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,561.42 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERCOLE-MC GINN, DARCI J Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $89,561.07 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DOMINIC M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $89,560.40 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISOSTOMO-ANGELES, KATHRYN C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $89,559.89 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, ZACHARY P Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $89,558.89 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIONI, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $89,558.41 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAHLMAN, CARL K Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $89,557.76 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLERMIUS, CALANDRA C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $89,557.64 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, AMANDA M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $89,557.61 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGANA, MANUEL C Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $89,557.60 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JASON M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $89,556.80 Date 01/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMIERI, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $89,556.62 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC VITTIE, NATHAN L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $89,555.74 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKOWICZ, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,555.61 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAN, LUONG T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,555.39 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, RICHARD C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,554.92 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, LAWRENCE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,554.42 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ERIC D Employer name Putnam County Amount $89,553.52 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, JANICE A Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $89,552.25 Date 05/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, SUSAN A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $89,551.25 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMMES, LIZEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,550.59 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, THOMAS F Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $89,550.15 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHTER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $89,550.07 Date 12/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'IMPERIO, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,549.55 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEHRENBACH, DORIS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,548.61 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MARYKUTTY K Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,548.23 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOPMANN, MATTHEW H Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,547.38 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, JOANNE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,547.34 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,546.78 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINELLE, JAMES F Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $89,546.77 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEILER, DAVID D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $89,546.39 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DONALD Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,546.33 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISE, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,546.16 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, SARAH R Employer name Department of State Amount $89,544.91 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, SONIA I Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $89,544.49 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, VINCENT G Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $89,544.33 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, REGINALD A, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,543.71 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESANTIS, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $89,543.69 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, NANCY Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $89,543.10 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIOS, ERICK E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,542.96 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, TONY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $89,542.33 Date 08/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS-CAMPBELL, PEACHES A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $89,542.26 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CARL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,540.85 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESOIZA-SIANO, ANITA M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $89,540.77 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $89,540.24 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NORMAJEAN Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $89,539.31 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDROYD, JEREMY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,538.51 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUMPER, JOEL E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $89,538.37 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBERMAN, ARNOLD L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $89,537.32 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, DANIEL J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,537.13 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, LINDA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $89,536.79 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, MEGAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,536.35 Date 02/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES K Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $89,536.16 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKSCH, HEIDI Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $89,535.31 Date 09/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGG, KENNETH Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $89,534.51 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, ALICE V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,534.30 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOAZILE, MARIE DENISE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,534.24 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODMAN, JUDITH M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $89,533.87 Date 02/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, JOSEPH L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,533.45 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEMECK, MATTHEW J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,533.31 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATE, ADAM J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $89,533.17 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RORICK, WILLIAM J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $89,532.54 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSKY, NATHANIEL P Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $89,532.35 Date 03/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORRIGEUX, DARRIN L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $89,532.25 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSAH, MIATTA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,532.15 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, ROBERT C Employer name Orange County Amount $89,531.65 Date 01/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDNEY, CHARLES E, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,531.47 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOBL, DAVID A Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,531.10 Date 12/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, THOMAS A, III Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $89,530.28 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLEY, THOMAS P, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $89,530.17 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, KEVIN P Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $89,529.83 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, WILLIAM T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,529.79 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENSON, BONNIE LEE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $89,529.68 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOPP, RICHARD J Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,529.04 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,528.26 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JELONEK, DONALD B, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,528.20 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAGHAN MARK, MARTHA L Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $89,527.86 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ALLAN W Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $89,527.71 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINT, GAIL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $89,527.20 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CAROLYN L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,526.87 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System