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 RIARIO, GRACE A Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $85,328.47 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFF, KAREN V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,328.38 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, SHAYNE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,328.27 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, LAWRENCE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,328.00 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAL, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $85,327.69 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTS, LOUIS L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,327.63 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, RITA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,327.62 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCLIFF, VANCE E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,327.59 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ERIC L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $85,327.51 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, COURTNEY C, SR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,326.54 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYTLAR, RONALD E, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,326.48 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, JAMES B, SR Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,326.27 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLO, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $85,326.18 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDISON, CATHERINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,325.80 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABICHENKO, YAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $85,325.77 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMENICK, EDWARD N Employer name Sullivan County Amount $85,325.76 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUDRALA, HIMABINDU Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $85,325.33 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, JERRY D Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $85,325.24 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, HENRY L, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $85,324.63 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUQUIN, DENNIS A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $85,323.99 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESOW, VIRGINIA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $85,323.82 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, MARJORIE H Employer name Middletown Housing Authority Amount $85,323.68 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, CAROLYN A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,323.62 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDEN, CHARLES E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $85,322.63 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, MAVIS Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $85,322.14 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITSKY, THOMAS B Employer name Department of Law Amount $85,321.90 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHARAJ, MOHINDER K Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $85,321.48 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEDDERTZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $85,320.86 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATON, TREVOR K Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $85,320.71 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, TORREY K D Employer name Cornell University Amount $85,320.42 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUX, LUCIEN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $85,320.40 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIOSE, JOSEPH Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $85,320.39 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOWSKI, JOHN F Employer name City of Lockport Amount $85,319.79 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMABILE, RENEE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $85,319.59 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DAVID E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,319.34 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAJEED, RAMEEZA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $85,319.17 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, RICHARD Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $85,319.12 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAESTRE, CARLOS Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $85,319.12 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGANE, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $85,318.75 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAMUTO, KATHLEEN S Employer name Town of Islip Amount $85,318.74 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMINSKI, EDWARD A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $85,316.31 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILBURN, DOUGLAS A L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,315.89 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KELLY M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $85,315.81 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, SHANTE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $85,315.09 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWCZARZAK, RICHARD F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $85,314.99 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIZIDES, PETER C Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $85,314.74 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAURIES, GEORGE J, II Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $85,314.16 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, SHARON P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $85,313.67 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, FIONA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,313.01 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGEUX, KATHERINE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,312.43 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, QIU YAN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $85,312.41 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, BRIAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,312.20 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSE, MARK A Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $85,311.96 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MARIA A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $85,311.41 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, COLETTE D Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $85,311.41 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKES, MISTERLINE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $85,311.13 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOJANOVSKI, SONYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,309.92 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, LIZY J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,309.90 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCKWORTH, LAWRENCE C Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $85,309.60 Date 05/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLA, CARMINE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,309.43 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $85,309.36 Date 11/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEENEY, EDWARD D Employer name City of Kingston Amount $85,308.35 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANSIVIERO, RAYMOND P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $85,308.34 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MARIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,308.32 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMBOR, ANDREW R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,308.15 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRE, LEE ANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,308.15 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RANDALL G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,307.57 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GARMO, TODD S Employer name Crandall Library Amount $85,307.28 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIULO, JOSEPH P Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $85,306.82 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, LAURA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,306.23 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PATRICK D Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,306.06 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIO, THOMAS J Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $85,305.60 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, COLLEEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,304.96 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $85,304.22 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEWANTER, SONDRA S Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $85,303.99 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, TRAVIS Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $85,303.94 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANGLOW, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,303.82 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREOSTATICO, MARYANN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $85,303.80 Date 04/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,303.00 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERON, KELLY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,303.00 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,303.00 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBROCK, DOUGLAS H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,303.00 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, ANNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,303.00 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, CUQUITA Employer name Education Department Amount $85,302.61 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, ROBERT A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $85,302.38 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KINER, EVAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,302.01 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNY, SCOTT P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $85,301.74 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA- LAKE, CARMEN RUTH Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $85,301.43 Date 12/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORMANN, LEON A, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $85,301.13 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIFFEN, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $85,300.20 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILOR, DONALD T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $85,300.12 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, KATARZYNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,299.74 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMADUE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $85,299.67 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, NORIS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,299.54 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKBAR, MASHARIKI Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,298.92 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTOSON, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,298.38 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDERBER, MARIE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $85,298.29 Date 06/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLAVECCHIA, DEBORAH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,297.59 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, LINDA A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $85,297.47 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, KARYN M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $85,296.98 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System