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 CIPOLLO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $87,096.79 Date 10/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSE, ROBERT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,096.19 Date 10/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENZA, ANTHONY P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $87,095.03 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWDEN, JAMES P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $87,094.84 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASBURY, CHEMAINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,094.82 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLABEK, DONALD E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $87,093.17 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, PATRICK D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $87,093.07 Date 03/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, DONNA MARI Employer name Columbia County Amount $87,092.98 Date 07/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBATTO, PHILIP Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,092.80 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, TARA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $87,092.62 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAIR, KEVIN P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $87,092.47 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBURY, ANGELA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,092.45 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, RENATE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $87,091.06 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFORT, FUSNEL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $87,090.29 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDO, TIMOTHY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,090.12 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, BARBARA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $87,089.82 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, JOYCE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $87,089.60 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARMAN, JEREMY S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $87,089.48 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JAMES B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,089.41 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOTES, ALICIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $87,089.34 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SUSAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,089.16 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINER, GWYNNE E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $87,088.30 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, JOHN S Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $87,088.30 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ADAM T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,088.13 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, ANDREW J, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,087.70 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TILLEY, RAYMOND D, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $87,087.41 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPATI, KIM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $87,087.38 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, JEREMY W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $87,086.25 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANTHONY D Employer name Broome County Amount $87,085.49 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDELL, GALE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $87,084.43 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, BENJAMIN G Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $87,083.08 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONETCHY, ROBERT M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,083.06 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TENIKA D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $87,082.92 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDICK, STEPHANIE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,082.60 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $87,082.44 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $87,082.01 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, CARL R, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,081.96 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, SHAWN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $87,081.62 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, STACEY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $87,080.99 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDINS, FREDDIE C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $87,080.63 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, ERIN Employer name Niagara County Amount $87,080.26 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $87,080.07 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZZINE, DENISE J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $87,079.73 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JILL M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $87,079.12 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, PETER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,079.03 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITKEN, ANDREA L Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $87,078.64 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTERLY, TRACEY A Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $87,078.38 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA VALLE, LOUIS A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $87,078.30 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIA, NICHOLAS D Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $87,078.24 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRUZZI, MARK J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $87,077.47 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, WILLIAM R Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $87,076.28 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIANI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $87,075.06 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGETSINGER, THOMAS C Employer name Chemung County Amount $87,074.18 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $87,073.94 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, PEGGY Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,073.92 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADEN, DANIEL R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $87,072.60 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $87,072.13 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDINALL, KARWIN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $87,071.98 Date 02/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $87,070.86 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARPINIAN, ANDREW P Employer name City of Albany Amount $87,070.80 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VISSER, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $87,070.71 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONAK, RAYMOND J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,070.35 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLE, MICHELE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,070.31 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHO, SAMUEL K Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $87,070.01 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVIANO, JASON Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $87,069.58 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUKER, KAREN L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,069.56 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, ANNE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $87,067.99 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRACO, VITO Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $87,067.51 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MARK A Employer name Niagara County Amount $87,067.35 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, CURT A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $87,067.05 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, RICHARD R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,066.93 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SCOTT B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $87,066.59 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, LOUIS A, JR Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $87,065.98 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, LYNN E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $87,065.15 Date 06/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTS, BRUCE R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $87,064.21 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACKER, MICHAEL L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $87,064.19 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOT, ELINA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $87,063.95 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESZEWSKI, DAVID M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $87,063.72 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRITCHETT, DEBORAH A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $87,063.72 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $87,063.04 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BEATRICE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $87,061.54 Date 05/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPITIELLO, JAMES Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $87,061.45 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, KEVIN T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $87,061.41 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, JILL E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $87,061.36 Date 03/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, DESMOND D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $87,061.20 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, DEMETRIUS T Employer name Rockland County Amount $87,060.48 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, AMY K Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $87,060.46 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAVERDE, ANIBAL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $87,060.43 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CISCO, SANDRA L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $87,059.33 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $87,058.74 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNO, VALERIE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $87,058.52 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JAMES T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $87,057.83 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $87,057.71 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $87,057.50 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, ROBERT A, III Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $87,057.47 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, LUCIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $87,057.00 Date 08/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGARD, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $87,056.89 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPPAS, TATIANA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $87,056.61 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNUOLO, DANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $87,056.39 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, JESSE C Employer name City of Corning Amount $87,056.39 Date 04/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System