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 ALGARIN, DAISY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,068.34 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZLEY, DOROTHY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,068.10 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MICHAEL A Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $85,067.46 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUZYCKY, STEPHANIE V Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $85,067.46 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, ZACHARY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $85,067.40 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OARE, STEVEN R Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $85,067.20 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARMAN, LA SONYA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,066.91 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERIDDER, JOHN J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $85,066.51 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERICO, LINDA E Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $85,066.46 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, DANIELLE M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $85,066.42 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, THOMAS G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,066.11 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FACCHIN, ROBERT Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $85,066.09 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, AMIR A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $85,066.02 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROEH, OLIVER M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $85,066.02 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEENSTRA-VANDER WEELE, JEREMY M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $85,066.02 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, ALYCE F Employer name Rockland County Amount $85,065.89 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, TIMOTHY E Employer name Ontario County Amount $85,065.20 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, FLORENCE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $85,064.53 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATRICK S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $85,064.47 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILBURY, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $85,063.40 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JULIETTE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,063.37 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBER, SHARON M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $85,062.91 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, TURMALINA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $85,062.90 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESALE, FRANK P Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $85,062.90 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAXENBERG, FREDERICK R Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $85,062.90 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, SARAH E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $85,062.90 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MARK A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $85,062.90 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,062.64 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, WILLIAM Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $85,062.23 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTEAD, DIANA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $85,061.77 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT-GOLDY, JENNIFER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $85,061.47 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, EMILY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $85,060.91 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINOLFI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $85,060.90 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, RHONDA E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,060.33 Date 07/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, HAROLD G Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $85,059.64 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, JOHN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,059.36 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUG, TRACY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $85,058.34 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORCHAK, LYNN M Employer name Broome County Amount $85,058.18 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, THOMAS P Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $85,057.78 Date 07/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANULI, PHILIP J Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,057.46 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, ERIC B Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $85,056.74 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, CLARENCE V Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $85,056.63 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEK-BENNETT, POLLY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $85,056.35 Date 11/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMONO, KENNETH E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $85,056.30 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN W Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $85,056.27 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUERCK, JAMES C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,055.99 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOOVER, JOHN W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $85,055.83 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORVE, SANYOG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,055.60 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUKHARDINA, ANASTASSIA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $85,055.23 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, CHARLENE L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $85,055.20 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGY, CASEY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,054.27 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,054.13 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEASANT, ELLEN K Employer name Town of Islip Amount $85,054.08 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DANARDE W Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $85,054.08 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORONOWICZ, SZYMON Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $85,053.98 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZACZKA, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $85,053.96 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MARIE G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $85,053.81 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBICKI, DAWN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $85,053.80 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONG, QIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,052.70 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIT, MOHAN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $85,052.62 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIXTE, ANDRE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $85,051.36 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTORA, JOHN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $85,051.22 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, NANCY J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $85,050.48 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, NICOLE A Employer name Orange County Amount $85,050.35 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, GERALD S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $85,049.44 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSBENDER, DONALD M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $85,049.24 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASELVA, GWEN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,049.11 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, DANIELLE Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,049.11 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCRINK, DIANE R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $85,048.51 Date 02/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZOLILLO, GERI A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $85,048.00 Date 08/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC BLANE, EDWARD P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $85,046.76 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIOFALO, MICHELLE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,046.50 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRANDI L Employer name Westchester County Amount $85,045.89 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JASON P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $85,045.72 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADOR, ALLISON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,043.79 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, CATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $85,043.77 Date 07/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,043.21 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSTEIN, LEYA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $85,043.20 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ANDREA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $85,043.08 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, SHEREE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $85,042.28 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, STEPHANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $85,042.21 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADJEI, EMMANUEL K Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $85,042.05 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAROCCHI, VASCO Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $85,041.78 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALEN, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $85,041.64 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ERIC W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,041.59 Date 02/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $85,041.34 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, ADAM K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $85,041.17 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BRIAN T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $85,040.99 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONI, MARC B Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $85,040.61 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLE-QUINONES, PAULETTE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $85,040.08 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JEAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,040.05 Date 12/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIHAREVIC, SHPRESA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $85,039.90 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCEL, WUNA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $85,039.88 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, VANESSA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $85,039.86 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WAYNE E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $85,039.79 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUEL, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $85,039.00 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, TIMOTHY R, II Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $85,038.74 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAINE, SHERRY B Employer name Department of Health Amount $85,038.71 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, WAYNE H, JR Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $85,037.62 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVASTA, ANTHONY J Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $85,037.13 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System