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 DEAN, CHARLES A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $88,191.69 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $88,191.14 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, FRANK Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,191.14 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHARLES H, III Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,191.14 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNICK, LAWRENCE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $88,191.14 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHR, MELANIE G Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $88,191.13 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERNICK, DONALD W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $88,189.61 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKLIK, JOSEPH F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,189.33 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, JAMES N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,189.10 Date 04/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTZOURIS, EMMANUEL E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,189.10 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, CYNTHIA R Employer name Education Department Amount $88,189.10 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, ANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $88,189.10 Date 03/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, COLLEEN T Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 08/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RYAN T Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAN, FUQIN Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEUSTEL, LISABETH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, LORI A PARZYCH Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTER, THERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTEA, CRISTIAN I Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, BETH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENKE, JOANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAULA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, MIECZYSLAW Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,189.10 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, KEVIN J, SR Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $88,189.10 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDALI, SALIM Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,189.10 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHERYL ANNE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,189.10 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, TINA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,189.10 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, WILLIAM J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,189.10 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETOTE, JANE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,189.10 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MICHAEL C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $88,189.10 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZMAN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $88,188.29 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAUE, PAULA A Employer name Erie County Amount $88,188.23 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLYMORE, GEORGE T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $88,187.42 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDER, SHERYL D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $88,186.50 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, BRANDON T Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $88,186.50 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIANNA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,186.48 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRAND, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $88,186.38 Date 08/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, SALVATORE A, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $88,186.14 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMAGHIM, ELIZABETH A Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $88,185.59 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARUCCI, JOSEPH A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $88,185.50 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINGS, MAURICE R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $88,185.32 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIEN, MARIE-JOSE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,185.30 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, BERNIESHA R Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $88,185.18 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRONA, PETER J Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $88,184.83 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEROS, EVANGELOS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,184.39 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASLANIAN, JASON V Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $88,184.15 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESMER, GRAHAM W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $88,183.78 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLO, PETER J Employer name City of Utica Amount $88,183.62 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, JACOB T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,183.60 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTERWEICH, MARK W Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $88,183.58 Date 07/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NISCO RODRIQUEZ, LONA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,182.79 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, XIOMARA E Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,182.22 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYERE, BRIAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,181.35 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, ERIC D Employer name City of Corning Amount $88,181.34 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SACCO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $88,181.32 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, ARTHUR L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,179.81 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, FRANCINE Employer name Putnam County Amount $88,179.35 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, STEPHEN J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $88,178.74 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOCCO, MARYANN Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $88,178.74 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGROSSI, CARYL L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $88,178.49 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, RALPH Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,178.31 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETT, BRIAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $88,178.09 Date 07/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARBO, DAVID P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $88,177.33 Date 11/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, JOHN E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $88,177.32 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN-LEGERE, ROCCO A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $88,176.65 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZIK, VIORICA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,175.71 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, TRAVIS Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,175.37 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, KAREN R Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $88,175.37 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECASH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,174.46 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SURIN, GINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,174.42 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JENNIFER J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,174.25 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGUIT, JERRY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,174.06 Date 07/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GILORMO, TIFFANY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,173.43 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, ANTHONY M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $88,173.25 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKARSKI, CHERYL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,173.21 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, MICHAEL Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $88,173.16 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBLEY, ERROL G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,173.03 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $88,173.03 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEGO, POLA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,173.03 Date 06/13/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESCH, MERRILL E Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $88,173.03 Date 07/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ROSETTA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,173.03 Date 04/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICASTRO, LAURA E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,173.03 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DANIEL Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $88,172.90 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, TIMOTHY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $88,172.80 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,172.56 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EUELL, DANIEL E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,172.39 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVA, JOHN D Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $88,172.38 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAUER, LARRY S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,172.30 Date 05/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLDAN, ELAINE J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $88,172.30 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $88,172.30 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, PATRICIA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $88,172.30 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DANIEL A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $88,171.75 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PONTO, DANIEL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,170.85 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPUMA, ANDREW L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,170.68 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWDEN-MC FADDEN, CRYSTAL M, MRS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,170.09 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,170.03 Date 04/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENANDOAH, CLINT R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $88,168.72 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, ANTHONY Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $88,168.28 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOMSKI, STEPHEN G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $88,168.22 Date 07/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHBERG, THOMAS D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $88,168.09 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System