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 CLOONAN, BRENDAN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $85,624.98 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWACHUKU, NNEOMA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,624.75 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACCHIOLO, FRANCESCO Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,624.70 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, RODNEY C Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $85,624.62 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, ANGELA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $85,624.17 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWARDY, MICHAEL C Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $85,623.93 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BEATRICE H Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $85,623.92 Date 05/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, ANDREA LYN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,623.88 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMMERMAN, DEBRA T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,623.09 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNEUILLE, SARAH E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,622.96 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLEHAN, JAMSHID Employer name City of Troy Amount $85,622.80 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLINA, LISA Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $85,622.38 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, MARCIA D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $85,621.55 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, PAULINE Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $85,621.55 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, PETER A Employer name Warren County Amount $85,621.52 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, PETER W Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $85,621.47 Date 05/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN-BIRCH, CELESTTE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,621.29 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERANKOWSKI, JAMES S Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $85,621.22 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHOI, MINHEE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,620.98 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZI, MADELINE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $85,620.64 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULL, LUCAS M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,619.48 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENZO, RICHARD P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,619.32 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBERY, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,619.06 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, SCOTT L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,616.22 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $85,615.90 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUBEL, DAVID C Employer name Orleans County Amount $85,615.69 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENEN, SHAUN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,615.68 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, JOHN J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,615.33 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEE, SAMUEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,615.25 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARIAH, CIBIL C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $85,615.12 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, EDWARD W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,614.58 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, STEPHEN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $85,613.82 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOS, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,612.30 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, RONALD J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $85,612.29 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, GREG G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $85,611.87 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE DONNELLY, KERRY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $85,611.56 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDREW-PRENDERGAST, YASMIN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,611.50 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITI, TONYA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,611.33 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREK, JOHN S Employer name City of Fulton Amount $85,611.18 Date 01/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMERO, GILBERTO E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $85,611.12 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZEL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,609.64 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, DOMENICA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,608.78 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, HOLLY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,608.56 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTRIERE, PASQUALE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,608.46 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, GRACE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,608.00 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, SCOTT A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,607.92 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O GRADY, KEVIN P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $85,607.70 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, CHRISTY J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $85,607.52 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ANDREW J Employer name Putnam County Amount $85,607.28 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEHUDAH, YERUSHAH Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $85,606.78 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOLLEY, GINA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,606.42 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULOK, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,606.37 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROUILLARD, ERICK Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,605.00 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RYAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,604.49 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NERF, EILEEN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,604.34 Date 11/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPRE, RHETT C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $85,603.80 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, BARBARA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $85,602.70 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, LORI M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,602.25 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MO, KYN Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $85,602.19 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, RACHEL A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,602.12 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $85,602.07 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,601.99 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, DANIEL D Employer name Erie County Amount $85,601.36 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, PETER M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $85,601.26 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBRIN, JENNIFER V Employer name Niagara County Amount $85,601.08 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, ROBERT B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,600.77 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BERTHA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,600.74 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RENE M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,600.73 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUSCHNEIDER, ROBERT L Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $85,599.44 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, CATHERINE L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $85,599.30 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHAK, JOHN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,598.82 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDROVO, FERNANDO J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,598.75 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARIM, MUSLIMA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,597.96 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $85,596.42 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, WALTER C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,596.22 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAWK, SYTERIA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,596.06 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHENY, HARRY T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $85,596.05 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, CHARLES C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,595.87 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSZKOWSKI, PAUL D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $85,595.80 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALUCH, EDWARD D, III Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $85,595.47 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RARICK, DAVID R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,595.03 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, STEVEN M Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $85,594.68 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFETT, NEIL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,593.87 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DONALD Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $85,593.84 Date 06/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATRICK, BEVERLY E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,593.26 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANDREA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,591.52 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACIGALUPO, MICHAEL V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,591.48 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGON, BRAD A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $85,590.93 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVNANI, ROBERT D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,590.78 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRUTON, IRENE E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $85,590.29 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAINE, JUSTIN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,589.94 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, JOSEPH N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $85,589.63 Date 10/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTABENE, DAVID A Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $85,589.62 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $85,589.33 Date 02/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACOSSE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $85,589.26 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CREERY, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $85,588.93 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNITMAN, ALEX Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $85,588.51 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JOANNA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,588.17 Date 05/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTRANO, JENNIFER A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $85,588.10 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, GEORGE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,588.01 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System