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 LOSEY, CAROL W Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $89,313.85 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JASON R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,313.23 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,311.72 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAN, SUSIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,311.45 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MERCEDES C Employer name Department of State Amount $89,310.84 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, PATRICIA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $89,310.68 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEN, CLYNTON P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,310.49 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSACCHIA, PASQUALE S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,310.14 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, PATRICK L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $89,309.71 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBERT A, SR Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $89,309.69 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, MARK B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $89,308.93 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAROWICZ, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $89,307.23 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCEK, STEPHEN A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,307.08 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, LAWRENCE J, SR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $89,306.86 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, GERALD J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $89,306.62 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $89,306.40 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEED, WILLIAM F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,304.86 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, KRISTIN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,304.56 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, JENNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,304.18 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CHARLES E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $89,303.92 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, JEFFREY J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $89,303.92 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,303.00 Date 05/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNER, CHAD E Employer name St Paul Blvd Fire Dist Amount $89,302.83 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORIO, RONALD Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $89,302.47 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROBERT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,300.90 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-LOFFLER, MATTHEW D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,299.40 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, LISA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,298.92 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, RALPH T Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $89,298.02 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, BRADLEY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,297.97 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,297.93 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDEY, WILLIAM T Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,297.76 Date 10/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, GERALD ELWOOD Employer name Oswego County Amount $89,297.21 Date 01/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUTTARI, JOSEPH R H Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,297.02 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCIGUERRA, JOSEPH J Employer name Putnam County Amount $89,296.91 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIERGOWSKA, EVA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,296.46 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, MEGAN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $89,296.32 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, JAMES L Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $89,296.15 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKE, ROBERT B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,295.41 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILNE, MANUELLA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $89,295.37 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, THERESA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,294.82 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNER, KARISSA H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $89,294.06 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, THEODORE P Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $89,293.85 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, REBECCA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,293.39 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVANO, KIM A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $89,292.64 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOYE, TANIKQUAA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,292.22 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,291.98 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, KRISTINE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,291.37 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KELLY W Employer name Albany County Amount $89,290.94 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, CHRYSANTHI Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $89,290.52 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, AVRIL R Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $89,289.61 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTFORT, PETER D Employer name Ulster County Amount $89,289.30 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, HOWARD Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $89,288.08 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, NANCY H Employer name Ulster County Amount $89,288.00 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUPPI, RICHARD M Employer name City of Rome Amount $89,287.85 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DAVID L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,287.17 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYAS, DUPONT Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,286.24 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JENNIE Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $89,285.45 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, CHRIS R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,284.93 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, PETER J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,284.85 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, THERESA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $89,284.66 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KENNETH S, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,284.63 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, SUSAN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,284.25 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCUK, HELEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,283.71 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $89,283.40 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCHLEWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $89,282.92 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLETTER, JAMES J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $89,282.64 Date 02/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBRICK, MIKEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,282.60 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES BOIS, ROBERT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,282.44 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANTO, JACK J, JR Employer name City of Geneva Amount $89,281.94 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHELDON, PATRICIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,281.86 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, NADIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,280.98 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPROCKI, RYAN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,280.98 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, LORI AYN Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $89,280.97 Date 12/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, CATHERINE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,279.42 Date 09/19/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RYAN J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $89,278.73 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELE, MELISSA M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $89,277.79 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, ROBERT M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $89,277.16 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,276.11 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, GEORGE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,276.02 Date 01/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, BELLE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $89,275.34 Date 03/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, GEORGE A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $89,275.16 Date 10/19/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, BERNARD B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $89,274.08 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCI, DAVID C Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $89,273.93 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAMONTE, JAMES V Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $89,273.65 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, STEVEN L Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $89,273.15 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONALD A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $89,272.81 Date 08/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTIGAN, OLIVER V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,272.45 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RADAMES, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,272.18 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, THOMAS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,271.98 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINE, ALAN H, JR Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $89,271.83 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, STEVEN R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $89,271.64 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNANT, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,271.60 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, PETER J Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,270.96 Date 04/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODUME, STAN O Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,270.78 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,269.55 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, DEBORAH M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $89,269.00 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, GILDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,268.21 Date 08/31/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGILL, JEANEVA D Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,267.94 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, NICOLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,267.52 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SALLY P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,267.47 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System