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 MATIUKAS, LAURIE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $88,128.98 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KECK, KATHERINE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $88,128.43 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHURY, HUZAIFA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,128.10 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRICELLA, LOUIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,128.01 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, RENEE R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $88,127.32 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $88,126.81 Date 11/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMUNALE, DAVID R Employer name Education Department Amount $88,126.60 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, IRIS R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $88,126.60 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCIANDARO, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,125.90 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,125.88 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIRIELLO, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,125.64 Date 05/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, PATRICK G Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $88,124.51 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, WILLIAM D, III Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $88,124.27 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, JOE, JR Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $88,124.14 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, JAMES B Employer name Department of Law Amount $88,124.12 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,123.79 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, LOUIS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,123.19 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONSECA, LAURIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,121.00 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDLEY, TARA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $88,120.47 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASAVICH, BRIAN A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $88,119.49 Date 06/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANTHONY G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,119.45 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASIAK, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,118.83 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name L'HOMMEDIEU, MARC F Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $88,118.82 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, PATRICK J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $88,117.92 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MARY B Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $88,117.72 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, HILDA Y Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,117.59 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUBER, ROBERT, JR Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $88,116.22 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESETT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,115.06 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACBAYAN, JUAN J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $88,114.84 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, MOLIKUTTY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $88,114.34 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANEK, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,113.17 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERA, KAYLA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,112.93 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOPOULOS, NIKO P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $88,112.66 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGERT, CHIU-KUN W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,112.60 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINI, MICHAEL L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $88,112.37 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, TERRANCE E Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $88,112.08 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIAO, LOUIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,111.94 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, GAIL M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,111.36 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORINI, NICHOLAS A, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $88,110.76 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, MARK Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $88,110.57 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, WARREN H Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $88,110.54 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $88,110.11 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONOR, BEATRICE D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $88,109.36 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DORIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,109.09 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHAEL T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $88,108.80 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,108.60 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKNER, DAVID J Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $88,108.56 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCIL, THOMAS G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,108.46 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LESLEY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,107.50 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, MAUREEN A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $88,107.36 Date 12/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKAN, MESBAHUDDIN Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $88,106.81 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODNAR, JUSTIN G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,106.59 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZER, LYNDA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,106.55 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, MARK F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $88,106.01 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-JOY ROCHE, NADYNE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $88,106.00 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, JOANN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,105.35 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, DONALD W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,104.74 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, FRANK C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $88,104.61 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLARIPA, CRIS Employer name City of White Plains Amount $88,104.33 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELETT-VELEZ, ELISE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $88,104.29 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, WILLIE MAE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,104.27 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, FLORENTINO, JR Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $88,103.03 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONOW, DANIEL L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,102.91 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDONE, BRYAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,102.63 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSLER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,102.27 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLEAU, JAMES S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $88,102.20 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, DAVID S Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $88,102.04 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KYLE C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $88,101.99 Date 02/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, DAN J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $88,100.76 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWAN, SHANE C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $88,100.23 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRIS, DAVID H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $88,099.46 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINO, MARK J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $88,099.42 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EMERY, RICHARD J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $88,098.83 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHESTER, SHATA Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,098.80 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, YVONNE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $88,098.73 Date 05/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEIN, HELGA E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $88,098.71 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $88,098.37 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIOTTA, ANTONIO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,097.05 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEQUITO-ENSMINGER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,096.99 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALDONE, MARY L Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $88,096.61 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTE, CAROL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $88,096.30 Date 11/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLOUGHLIN, LESLIE D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,095.20 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, DONALD M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,094.72 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHUDT, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $88,094.57 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUSTRINELLI, SHARI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,094.30 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRL, KATHERINE A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $88,094.01 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MAHMOUD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $88,093.78 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAGIORGOS, MARITZA T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $88,093.75 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROBIN K Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $88,093.56 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHARON E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,093.20 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, SHERRI M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,092.94 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKULIK, TROY J, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $88,092.70 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DONALD H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $88,092.53 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, JUSTIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $88,092.44 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, KEVIN C Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $88,090.98 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWIAK, LINDSAY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,090.90 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, FRANK T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $88,089.73 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHNUK, ANDREW Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $88,089.41 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, FRANCINE M Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $88,089.37 Date 10/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RAYNER P Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $88,089.36 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System