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 VIZZOTTI, ANDREA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $88,060.19 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $88,060.19 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLORUNTUYI, OLUFEMI F Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $88,060.19 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JENNIFER C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $88,060.19 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, KARA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,059.98 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARTORI, SEANA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,059.89 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, GARY M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $88,059.83 Date 12/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, GREGORY H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,059.13 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,058.77 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABB, SHENIKA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,058.67 Date 11/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WALTER L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $88,058.12 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POORE, JOHN C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $88,056.84 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, JOHNNY A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $88,056.15 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, REGINALD D Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $88,055.85 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $88,055.39 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, OLGA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $88,054.45 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISHMAN, SARA L H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $88,054.42 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, KELLY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $88,054.35 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MAVIS C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $88,053.58 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LAURI A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $88,052.98 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, JAMES L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,052.03 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CYNTHIA M H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,051.19 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, TIMOTHY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,049.60 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, MILDRED M Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $88,049.36 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTALDI, LYNN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $88,048.77 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, OPAL J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,048.56 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, PAUL E Employer name City of Fulton Amount $88,048.15 Date 01/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN HANKS, VANESSA L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $88,047.20 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Washington County Amount $88,047.04 Date 12/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, RICHARD L Employer name Niagara County Amount $88,046.91 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYFFERTH, FRANKLIN E Employer name Albany County Amount $88,046.69 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICHER, GEOFFREY P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,046.54 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BOYLE, SEAN M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $88,045.99 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, JANICE D Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $88,045.02 Date 10/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, NANCY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,044.96 Date 02/19/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTAFUOCO, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,044.87 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBEK, ANDREW A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,044.79 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MIRIAM J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,044.17 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, SHAWN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,044.14 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SEAN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,044.03 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $88,043.95 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU-ZHAO, LINDA B Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $88,043.90 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, DENISE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $88,042.62 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANOSA, VINCENT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,041.25 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $88,041.19 Date 06/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, MARY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $88,040.96 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNI, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,040.14 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, MARI K Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $88,040.06 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARJORIE B Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $88,039.91 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $88,039.38 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMADANI, ARDIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,039.03 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAK, SO YON Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $88,037.41 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, BRIAN D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $88,037.15 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIFFOLO, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $88,036.37 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, KEITH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $88,036.37 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUISTA, MICHELE Employer name Nassau County Amount $88,036.06 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTER, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $88,035.74 Date 03/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARIO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,035.59 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, PAUL L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,034.78 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURAWIK, PAMELA C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $88,034.66 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PETER J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $88,033.74 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MYRNA M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $88,033.43 Date 11/02/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAXLER, KEVIN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $88,032.14 Date 01/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, TIJU Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $88,032.12 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRBANAC, KRISTIN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $88,032.02 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, FRANK L, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,031.81 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORMANDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $88,031.18 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ERIC D Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $88,030.41 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RENEE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,030.31 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOHN C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,030.31 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, RAHMEL D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,030.17 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, APHRODITE C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $88,029.02 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JEFFERY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,028.06 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $88,027.98 Date 04/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, JADEN SAEHYUN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,027.95 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATHAN, SAIFUL H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $88,027.95 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIACI, FRANK P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,027.39 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELLE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,027.32 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, HEEKYUNG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,025.90 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, SUSAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $88,025.31 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANZO, CARA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $88,025.19 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, ALAN R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $88,024.52 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, AIDA P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $88,024.22 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKSYM, DANIEL P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,023.98 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEALY, DONALD J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $88,023.45 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALINSKI, WENDY S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,021.43 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, KRISTIN E Employer name Department of State Amount $88,020.76 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, HEATHER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $88,020.16 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONOHUE, ROSEMARY C Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $88,019.24 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, JOSE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $88,018.61 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZO, KATIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,017.74 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,017.15 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMANN MONAHAN, JACQUELINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,016.97 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHI, ROBYN K Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,016.97 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORENO, MARY ROSE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $88,016.96 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTONE, SAMUEL A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $88,016.81 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ADAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $88,015.12 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NALLY, JANET M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $88,015.04 Date 08/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLER, DAVID D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $88,014.32 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANOS, JAMES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $88,014.09 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System