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 RUBIN, ANDREA Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $85,296.07 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, ANGELA D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $85,295.41 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTELLARO, FRANCES J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $85,295.28 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, JOSEPH L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $85,295.18 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHTRY, CRYSTAL L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,295.10 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIENIUS, BETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,294.78 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFFEE, ANANTA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $85,294.46 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDY, EDWARD J Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $85,294.36 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTKA, ERIC C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $85,294.29 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSEKER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $85,294.03 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, BRIAN S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,293.87 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, RAYMOND, JR Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $85,292.76 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVIL, DARLINE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $85,292.34 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, SUSAN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $85,292.30 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIK, JOHN L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $85,291.69 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFNER, TRACEY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,291.37 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWEN, DANIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $85,290.28 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORI, RAFAEL, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $85,289.76 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, WILLIAM T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,289.50 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBONE, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,289.20 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, JAMES H Employer name Village of Depew Amount $85,288.45 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAIN-ARMSTRONG, JANET M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $85,287.70 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $85,287.66 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUVIA, BRADLEY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,287.11 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAZZI, MICHAEL C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,287.05 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, TROY M Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $85,286.86 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERINO, STEVEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,286.64 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, EDASIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $85,285.30 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHMAN, GWYN Employer name Education Department Amount $85,285.16 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANCHELLI, ELIZABETH Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $85,285.13 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CONTAINA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,284.98 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HITT, ANDREW K Employer name City of Auburn Amount $85,284.88 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEFANUK, DIANE H Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,284.71 Date 08/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENZUELA, LUIS A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,284.61 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDY, KATHERINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,284.51 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, CAMILLE Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $85,284.14 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLMAR, CARMEL Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $85,283.85 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, REBECCA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,283.80 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, JESSICA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $85,283.17 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSO, LISSETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,282.50 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCHUNGUZI, SABA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,282.50 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, SHELLY Employer name Metropolitan Reference Library Amount $85,282.35 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES-REESE, JEAN V Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,282.31 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLICO, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,281.76 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESCHKE, RACHEL M Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,281.66 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,281.57 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES-GHEE, ROBIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $85,281.31 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, STEVEN J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $85,280.06 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLYNN, RICHARD W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,279.21 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYDWEILLER, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,278.99 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURK, BRIDGET C Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,278.95 Date 11/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, KELLY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,278.62 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, GEORGE H Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,278.12 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, THOMAS E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $85,276.99 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNTREE, MARGO Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,276.86 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUHOUN, JANICE LUCILLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,276.00 Date 06/28/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELANO, PATRICIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $85,275.81 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARCOS O Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $85,275.76 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EMERSON Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $85,275.70 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESTEY, SPENCER W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $85,275.66 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANGEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,275.11 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNT, NOEL Employer name Pearl River Public Library Amount $85,274.37 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIRATI, PHILIP Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,274.19 Date 05/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SCOTT C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $85,274.03 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, CHARLES S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $85,273.92 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHL, PETER J Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,273.72 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSMA, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $85,273.69 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZHANG, MENG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,273.58 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMULLEN, CHERIE M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $85,273.42 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, JASON R Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $85,272.88 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $85,272.70 Date 03/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $85,272.38 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, COURTNEY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $85,272.38 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, ROBERT E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,272.01 Date 08/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPASSO, BRENDA M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $85,271.85 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNUTT, MICHELE F Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $85,271.47 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GEORGE S Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $85,271.43 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, JOHN D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $85,271.27 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLEY, AIMEE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,271.24 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITRO, ANGELO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,270.82 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASTINO, DORENE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,270.72 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, JESSICA B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,270.60 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,270.47 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MICHELE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,270.40 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCA, ANTHONY M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $85,270.29 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLGATE, LESLIE A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $85,270.28 Date 05/22/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEGAR, GREGORY F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $85,269.89 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOODGOOD, THOMAS R Employer name Schuyler County Amount $85,269.38 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALOGERO-BURBIGE, LISA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,268.89 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIA, MAUREEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,267.63 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKER, LORI A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $85,267.60 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, DONNA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,266.17 Date 07/19/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PAUL F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,265.87 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, DARRYL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,265.70 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKLE, ROBERT MELBOURNE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $85,265.52 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIR, HENRY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $85,265.37 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSO, TRACY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,265.32 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, ANN L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $85,265.25 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALCOMB, EDGAR K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $85,265.15 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, LISA I Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $85,265.13 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System