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 MOORE, VERONICA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,139.63 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGHITELLA, PHILIP M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $87,138.83 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, PATRICK M Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $87,138.65 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKO, THOMAS J Employer name Broome County Amount $87,138.62 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGOL, PATRICIA C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $87,138.62 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGEIT, TERRY M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $87,138.35 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, PATRICIA A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $87,138.35 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBARGUEN, PATRICIA K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $87,138.11 Date 04/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCINO, CARA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $87,137.97 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETSON, CAROL M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,137.24 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ANTOINE W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $87,136.85 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,136.82 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARO, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $87,136.47 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIN, GREGORY W Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $87,134.98 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RENEE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,134.97 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUCK, FREDERICK E, JR Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $87,134.55 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RODNEY M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,134.48 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CAROLE R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $87,133.53 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIETRO, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name City of Auburn Amount $87,133.17 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRELL-DELAMATER, LISA M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $87,132.63 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, ANDREA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $87,132.28 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DAVID L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,131.57 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DOLORES A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $87,131.57 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMYA, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,131.57 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTKE, ROBERT P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $87,131.04 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECOT, CHRISTINE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $87,129.44 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, JASON R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $87,128.61 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ALAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $87,128.39 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITBY, BRIAN T Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $87,128.33 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, MATTHEW J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $87,125.10 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, HOLLY C Employer name Columbia County Amount $87,124.75 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KELLY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $87,124.18 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMBHARD, COLBERT Employer name New York Public Library Amount $87,124.17 Date 10/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, PAULA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $87,124.12 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, LAWRENCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,123.43 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCCI, RONALD W Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $87,123.22 Date 09/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLIS, GARY M Employer name Broome County Amount $87,122.59 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $87,122.21 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREITKOPF, JEFFREY M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $87,121.85 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILIC, DIJANA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,121.85 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUTI, RALPH L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $87,120.29 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PATRICK K Employer name City of Lockport Amount $87,120.24 Date 06/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, MATTHEW R Employer name Orange County Amount $87,119.89 Date 08/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERNIGAN, ANNE Employer name Chemung County Amount $87,119.33 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCE, RICHARD J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $87,119.23 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, FATMATTA K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $87,118.92 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, PRESTON C, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $87,117.53 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, VERONICA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $87,115.93 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DONALD J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $87,115.57 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, CLAUDETTE R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $87,115.53 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, CATHERINE A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,115.26 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAGOSTINO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $87,115.18 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, GARY E Employer name Albany County Amount $87,114.96 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $87,114.70 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, MARJORIE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,114.52 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDONE, CHRISTINE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,114.10 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $87,114.10 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKOV, MARGARET Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $87,113.97 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, PATRICK W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $87,113.34 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPOSA, THOMAS F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $87,113.23 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOSUE' Employer name Erie County Amount $87,112.76 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, FRANK V Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $87,112.45 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, JAMES T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $87,112.26 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGEN, EDWARD B Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $87,111.83 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TODD M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,110.80 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARRON, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,110.53 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, MELISSA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $87,110.31 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAN, PATRICK Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $87,109.95 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, ANTHONY R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $87,109.76 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHNER, BRIAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $87,108.78 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNURA, MARIA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,108.39 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, JAMES Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $87,108.21 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLARO, PAUL F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $87,108.21 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, STEPHANIE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $87,107.99 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSERO, MARLON S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $87,107.59 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LOIS E Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,107.42 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $87,107.08 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $87,107.04 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEZDEK, JANICE K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $87,106.89 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, WAYNE D, JR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $87,106.80 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, TYWON K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $87,106.40 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCHNEWICH, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,104.95 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAI D Employer name Orange County Amount $87,103.99 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, KRISTEN A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $87,103.71 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZLOTEK, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $87,103.43 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSTON-MURRAY, LORRAINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,103.38 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MARK M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $87,103.15 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIBACH, JOHN Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $87,103.08 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, MAX Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $87,102.42 Date 08/13/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, GLENN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,101.79 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, BRIAN G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $87,101.07 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, ANTHONY J Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $87,100.62 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIGLER, JOANNE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,100.39 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOBEN, ALICIA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,100.06 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, STEVE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $87,099.54 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEVIN, JOHN J Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $87,098.83 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KATHLEEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,098.79 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCERO, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,098.57 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, JOSHUA S Employer name Broome County Amount $87,097.40 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSKO, PHILLIP C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,097.12 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System