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 RANDOLPH, DAVID R Employer name Orange County Amount $88,340.47 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,339.40 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, STACIE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,339.20 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, WAYNE H Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,338.93 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, MATTHEW A Employer name Putnam County Amount $88,338.28 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZEMERA, JOHN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,338.16 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIACCIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,337.54 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEELEY, PAUL F Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $88,334.72 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERBONE, MARGARET S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,334.68 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARISE, MELISSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,334.38 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSER, SOFIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,334.37 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTON, CECIL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,334.33 Date 12/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, ALLEN M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $88,333.88 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ALAN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $88,333.70 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DAVID L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $88,333.45 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIONE, JOHN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,332.81 Date 06/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARKO, BENJAMIN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $88,332.78 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOMASSINO, ARAMINDA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,332.27 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUKNIGHT, GERALD B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,331.99 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGLE, ROSALEEN B Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $88,331.56 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, DAVID S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,331.14 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROMAN, ADRIENNE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,330.87 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, CONOR P Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $88,329.73 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, STEPHANIE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,329.72 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODES, CRAIG A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $88,329.42 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELACY, JAMES A Employer name Erie County Amount $88,327.58 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRYAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $88,326.46 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELARIA, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,325.91 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROE, WESLEY A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $88,325.68 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIZER, REGINA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $88,325.21 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, BRIAN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,325.14 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ERIN L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,322.98 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, AARON Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $88,322.61 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HENRY, JENNIFER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,321.10 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERANZA, BRIAN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,320.99 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOKE, KELLY A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $88,320.95 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, JEFFREY L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,320.73 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACFARLANE, LORI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,320.26 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSHUA P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,320.11 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBRAVA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $88,319.92 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COX, JOHN F Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $88,319.85 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, REBECCA J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $88,319.34 Date 08/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREBER, BRUCE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $88,318.94 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGE, PAUL O Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $88,318.52 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,318.27 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILEMOND, LUDENA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,318.22 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, APRIL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,317.89 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHAWYN L Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $88,317.30 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIGEMMA, GREGORY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $88,317.29 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $88,316.62 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, ANDREW J Employer name Elmont Fire District Amount $88,316.25 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGATO, SCOTT A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $88,315.82 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGBANDHAN, SINDHUPRIYA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $88,315.68 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRUS, DAVID M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,315.35 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGUSKI, BRYAN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,314.13 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESON, SAMUEL R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,313.96 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, TERRI L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $88,313.79 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LINDA H Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,313.59 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADZAN, CORIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,312.87 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAY, DONALD M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,312.62 Date 06/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCETTA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $88,311.39 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSE, LOVELY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,310.72 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, PATRICK Employer name City of Albany Amount $88,308.34 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, AARON M Employer name Wayne County Amount $88,308.24 Date 07/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, ROBERT B Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $88,307.01 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEPPA, KAREN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,306.61 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSE, DENNIS C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $88,305.20 Date 07/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZIONE, MICHELLE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $88,305.03 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, PREETA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,304.34 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMULA, FRANCIS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $88,302.91 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBLE, LACEY A Employer name Orange County Amount $88,302.90 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, BONNIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,302.59 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, MARK F Employer name Erie County Amount $88,301.28 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,300.91 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, KAREN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,300.86 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SCOTT A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $88,300.80 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENSTRA, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $88,300.36 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIGERT, MARGARET C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,300.01 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADAR, ELAINE B Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $88,299.45 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZZOLLA, KEITH P Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $88,298.98 Date 02/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPSKI, KYLE E Employer name Erie County Amount $88,298.94 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, FLOYD S, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $88,298.21 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, GARRICK N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,297.24 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYTILO, JAN C Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,297.19 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIS, TODD P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $88,296.87 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERWINSKI, TIMOTHY A Employer name Erie County Amount $88,296.43 Date 08/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MARK Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,296.37 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, MICHELLE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,296.08 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUDWICK, GILDA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,294.74 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIUTTO, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $88,294.44 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHAIS, AMY M Employer name Putnam County Amount $88,294.05 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DALILA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,293.97 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYSZEWSKI, DONNA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,293.74 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARCY, JOSEPH P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $88,293.72 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $88,293.66 Date 08/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, PING Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $88,293.27 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, BRITTANY B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,293.03 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ROBERT T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $88,292.87 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $88,292.27 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, LENA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,292.23 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System