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 SCHMIDT, GEORGE A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $88,711.05 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASAK, COLLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,710.81 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, PETER, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,710.72 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, BRIAN P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $88,708.67 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUA, ZHONGXUE Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,707.99 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, NATALIA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,707.36 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASICK, DONNA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $88,706.83 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFF, EUGENE R Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $88,706.80 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, ROBIN E Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $88,706.80 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,706.75 Date 08/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODA, RALPH A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $88,706.43 Date 07/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARRON, ROSEMARY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,705.07 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, WENDY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $88,705.01 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, BARBARA E Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $88,704.09 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JASON M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $88,703.31 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, RAYMOND J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $88,703.21 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATICCHIO, JACQUELINE B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $88,702.76 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBOURNE, RICHARD F Employer name Webster CSD Amount $88,702.43 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, CHARLES Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $88,702.42 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, SCOTT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,702.13 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOZZI, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Malta Amount $88,701.28 Date 01/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEY, PAULETTE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,700.20 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN M, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,700.20 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, PAMELA J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $88,699.74 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMER, MOSHIRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,699.50 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEE, GARY W Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $88,698.89 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHITELLO, KELLIANNE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,697.48 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNABLE, WILLIAM B Employer name Village of Albion Amount $88,696.67 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, ANTONIO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,696.23 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,695.88 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, GERALD W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $88,695.48 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, OTIS K Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,694.24 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, HUGH J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,694.10 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, FRANK A, III Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,692.93 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATOUR, MARK Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $88,692.73 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYALL, GEORGE A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $88,692.12 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, EUGENE W Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,691.05 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, PAUL A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $88,688.79 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, ROGER S Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $88,688.68 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,687.84 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSH, DAVID J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $88,687.52 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN-WOOD, BRIDGET M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $88,687.35 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLESHER, DIANA H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,686.90 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DOUGLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,686.90 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, GEORGE R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,686.68 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Education Department Amount $88,685.39 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, VALARIE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $88,685.39 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAUX, NATALIE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $88,685.39 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, MARIYA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $88,685.39 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNESSY, SHAUN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,685.38 Date 01/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEVEN L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $88,685.33 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, RAYMOND C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,685.10 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLO, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $88,685.06 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCKINNEY, STEPHANIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,684.92 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADLICK, PAUL E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $88,684.55 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, IRENE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,684.46 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKER-RACKOFF, MICHELE F Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $88,684.39 Date 06/09/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $88,684.02 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDZYNSKI, KEVIN A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $88,683.66 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, GALE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,683.53 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREN, ROBERT L Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $88,683.25 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, MARK D Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $88,682.94 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAURENCIO, SHEENA L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $88,682.77 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,682.45 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAMO, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,681.83 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, ADAM B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $88,681.33 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMANDA E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $88,681.23 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JACQUETTA C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $88,680.94 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABOWICZ, DAVID Employer name Oneida County Amount $88,680.50 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACROSSE, DAVID R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,680.22 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, JOHN H Employer name Albany County Amount $88,679.74 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLITSCH, DAVID G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $88,678.98 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, DAVID J Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $88,678.79 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYTE, MILTON J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,678.51 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,678.18 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KENNETH A Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $88,678.10 Date 08/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBONDANDOLO, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $88,677.20 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, ELIZABETH M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,677.08 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, SCOTT D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,676.20 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHON, JAMES K Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $88,675.30 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESHARNAIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $88,675.15 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, DIANE R Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $88,675.07 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, RODERICK D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,674.92 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENOFSKY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,674.73 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, DENNIS W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,674.70 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LYNN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,674.65 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAVER, DAVID S Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $88,674.02 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTORE, KENNETH B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $88,673.78 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, THOMAS P, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,673.61 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN NOY, MELANIE Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $88,673.12 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, OCTAVIA S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,672.86 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, KEVIN G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,672.86 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFORD, JOANNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $88,672.81 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER-CONBOY, MARY BETH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $88,672.78 Date 06/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, ERIC B Employer name Office For Technology Amount $88,672.71 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,672.66 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASEY, WILLIAM R Employer name Lake Shore Fire District Amount $88,672.46 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, CHELSEY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,672.24 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PAY, THOMAS J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $88,672.22 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBARITO, JOSEPH Employer name Port Washington Water District Amount $88,671.44 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System