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 JAKUBOWSKI, GARY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $89,476.57 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMIDOWSKI, HENRY J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $89,476.02 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JUNEL M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $89,475.80 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, BRITTANY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,475.45 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHAN, OBED DAVID Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,475.43 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTA, DAWN M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,475.43 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPIETRO, GEORGE V Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,475.43 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPELT, RYAN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,475.43 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSE, KWOK-PING E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,475.43 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLEBIOWSKI, JACOB H Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $89,475.43 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $89,475.43 Date 05/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTES, STEVEN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,475.04 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REXHOUSE, RICHARD C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,474.81 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $89,474.12 Date 11/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, ANITA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,474.02 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, ELAINE A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $89,473.74 Date 01/25/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELL, LISA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $89,473.25 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, VERNON D Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $89,473.15 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ISMAEL Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $89,472.35 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKLICH, STEPAN Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $89,471.78 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINO, JAMES J Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $89,470.43 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMBISI, DANIEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,469.23 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, KAREN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,468.73 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO, BROOKE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $89,467.89 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, DIANE L Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $89,467.52 Date 01/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $89,466.99 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONCZYK, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $89,466.61 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALRIDGE, CHARLES G Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,466.52 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAUL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,466.10 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BARBARA E Employer name Orange County Amount $89,465.92 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, JACOB A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,465.82 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOCCHI, FRED J, III Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $89,465.23 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIDLER, JOSEPH H Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $89,464.64 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, BRANISLAVA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $89,463.68 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLO, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,463.63 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDZINSKI-MIANO, ELAINE M Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $89,463.61 Date 02/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, NICOLE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,463.54 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANO, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,463.32 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIONE, CAROLE ANN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,463.23 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITSCHKE, ERIC Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,463.23 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCARONE, JEANETTE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,463.23 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ROCCO J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,463.23 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELNE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,463.23 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGNELLI, ANDREW A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,463.23 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SANDRA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,463.23 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBNAM, TRAVIS W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,463.23 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, KEVIN J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,463.23 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, EDWARD P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $89,462.44 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIENKIEWICZ, KEVIN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,461.97 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSWELL, PETER A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,461.65 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GARY J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $89,461.39 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLIN, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Geneva Amount $89,461.33 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRANGEWAY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $89,460.10 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, GLEN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,459.77 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASMAREK, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,459.73 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSO, YEMI E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,459.60 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, WEIQIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $89,459.36 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, ANNIE P Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $89,458.94 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREAT, PIERRE N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,458.30 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, OWEN W Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $89,456.83 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSNER, JOYCE D Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $89,456.77 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DINE, DANIEL T Employer name City of Elmira Amount $89,456.61 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEITZ, DAVID J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $89,455.33 Date 10/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, JOSEPH A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,455.21 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, JOHN J, III Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $89,454.00 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URSO, JOHN D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,453.56 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHUN, RICKY N Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $89,453.31 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAJID, JAMES A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,452.43 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSMAN, MARK P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,452.06 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLPORT, CANDY Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,451.94 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ANN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,451.03 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHELE E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,450.43 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, GEOFFREY P Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $89,450.40 Date 10/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHARLES J.JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,449.53 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, GORDON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,448.89 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDEIROS, VALERIE A Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $89,448.46 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DEBRA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,448.25 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDELLO, LISA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $89,446.71 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, WILLIAM J, II Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $89,446.02 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, PATRICK J, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,445.55 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, THOMAS L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $89,445.37 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, MARIE E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,445.33 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENNI, PERRY J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $89,444.87 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, BETH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,444.87 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAH, JAMES J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $89,444.35 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGNASKI, VINCENT E Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $89,444.19 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, JESSICA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $89,444.13 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, MARIO J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $89,443.05 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNESI, THERESA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,442.94 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DEAN M Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $89,441.50 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGADO, MARK P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,441.50 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, TIMOTHY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,441.49 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, SHANNON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,441.20 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $89,441.14 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTMER, PAUL D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $89,441.14 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KEVIN G Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $89,441.14 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $89,441.14 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDNEY, RICHARD J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $89,441.14 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WEESE, JOANNE S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $89,441.14 Date 07/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHAN, NANCY J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $89,441.14 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System