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 FEGLEY, LAURIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,225.03 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, JASON M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $85,224.57 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHAI, PAPPACHAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,224.43 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, JOHN J Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $85,224.35 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOM, GREGORY K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,224.13 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFORD, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,223.78 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCOZZA, RICHARD P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $85,223.76 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLI, VINCENT A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $85,222.03 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, STEVEN G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,221.76 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKULA, LISA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $85,221.76 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, AGNES Employer name Orange County Amount $85,221.46 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARBARO, DAVID Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $85,221.31 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, TERRY Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $85,221.00 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LESLEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $85,220.80 Date 06/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAKOPOULOS, GREGORY Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $85,219.91 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORRAINE, STEVEN M Employer name Madison County S0Il & Water Cd Amount $85,219.73 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $85,219.48 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILTON, ANN L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $85,219.41 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KATHERINE A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $85,219.41 Date 01/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCK, JANICE F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,219.41 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, MARY Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,219.41 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, HEIDI G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $85,219.41 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $85,219.41 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCANELL, BRIAN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $85,219.40 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, GEORGE B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,218.80 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIC, BRANDON T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,218.19 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, FRANCIS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,217.96 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LISA ANN Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $85,217.83 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACH, CAROL Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $85,217.80 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALE, JUDITH N Employer name Department of Law Amount $85,217.55 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, THOMAS G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,217.52 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ROSCOE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,216.99 Date 03/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON-SIAG, LYNLEY B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $85,216.16 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JOHN J, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,216.16 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $85,214.99 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DALE J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $85,214.23 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTT, PETER F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $85,213.81 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTER, LOGAN W Employer name Ridge Culver Fire District Amount $85,213.57 Date 03/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, THOMAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,212.90 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, GEORGE J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,212.83 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARELLA, TODD A Employer name Erie County Amount $85,212.11 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, PAMELLA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $85,211.66 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORZIO, KEITH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,211.30 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARONGA, GENOVEVA Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $85,211.03 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIPP, ALFRED Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $85,208.86 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GUILLERMO Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,207.87 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMNER, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $85,207.54 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ANNA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,207.25 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNARELLI, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $85,206.99 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUMMENACKER, MARY E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $85,206.85 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARA, RICHARD A Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $85,206.67 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-ORTA, MINERVA Employer name Orange County Amount $85,206.24 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, JAMES P Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,205.89 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDHAM, JIMMIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,205.85 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLINSKI, MATTHEW S Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $85,205.71 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DANIEL Employer name City of Oswego Amount $85,205.69 Date 12/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBIE, DANIEL R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $85,205.50 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $85,205.33 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAIDAN, NARANZUL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,205.11 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEZADA, RICHY G Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $85,204.76 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTGAM, MATTHEW K Employer name City of Lockport Amount $85,204.39 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAWYER, TERRY E, II Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $85,204.22 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, CASS L Employer name Chemung County Amount $85,203.49 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCINSKI, KEVIN S Employer name City of Lockport Amount $85,202.91 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLANCHETTE, FRANCIS Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $85,202.81 Date 08/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY BALSAN, CATHERINE A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $85,202.63 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, RAFFAELE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $85,202.38 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARUNEK, MOLLI M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $85,202.23 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, HEATHER L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $85,202.16 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, COREY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $85,202.06 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMALAG, ERIC EMMANUEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,201.68 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ESTHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,201.41 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNELLA, CANDICE N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,201.35 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPSMAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $85,200.77 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, ANGELINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,200.66 Date 03/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, BARBARA A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $85,200.66 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, MARY K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $85,200.43 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTIGA, MARY E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $85,200.26 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KURT Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $85,199.73 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHENG, MARVIN H Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $85,199.67 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOWNIA, EVAN R Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $85,199.67 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN H Employer name Erie County Amount $85,199.62 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, LINVAL E, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,198.87 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KAREN M Employer name Orange County Amount $85,198.55 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASICK, TRAVIS D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $85,198.50 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDFORD, MICHAEL H Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $85,197.93 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDI, ALICIA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $85,197.77 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHGEBER, HOLLIE N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,197.41 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Chili Amount $85,197.00 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATOW, DANIELLE A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $85,196.12 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALHAMER, APRIL G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,195.55 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCELAY, DELORES D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $85,195.40 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZARO, MARIA G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,194.99 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, THOMAS G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $85,194.76 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURIA, JEROME A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $85,194.73 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, NIKKI R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $85,194.59 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, CORY A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $85,194.24 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, GARY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $85,194.21 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISE, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $85,194.11 Date 01/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOEPPEL, AMBER M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $85,194.03 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System