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 COLLINS, NATASHA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,592.71 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, KIMBERLY Employer name Greene County Amount $84,592.30 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULICK, GREGORY J Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $84,591.98 Date 04/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWSON, AIDA D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $84,591.80 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CATHRYN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,591.72 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, PAYSON D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,591.69 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, MICHAEL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,591.24 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEERANKI, SRIVIDYA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $84,591.14 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZNIAK, PATRICE J Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $84,591.04 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-FRANCOIS, LESLY J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $84,590.90 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUE, JAMES W, JR Employer name City of Oswego Amount $84,590.00 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TATARSKI, CHRISTOPHER J, SR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,589.73 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEK, KERRY A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $84,589.58 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMESON, JEFFREY P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,589.26 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPADONIA, NIKKI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,588.70 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RUSSELL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $84,588.13 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, MICHAEL M, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $84,588.02 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTORIO, JOSEPH A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $84,587.75 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPIC, MIRSADA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,587.26 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, THERESA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,587.25 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTTIKATTIL JOSE, RONISH Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $84,587.21 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIOUDAKIS, HRISOULA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,586.96 Date 01/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, MORRIS W Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $84,586.66 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZINI, JOHN F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,586.13 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAR, RONALD M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,586.07 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSTEIN, KENNETH P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $84,585.58 Date 08/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASSE, ERIC Employer name Saratoga County Amount $84,585.55 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAROWSKI, WALTER M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $84,584.69 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, LINDA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $84,584.68 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, RHODA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,584.47 Date 12/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, PATRICK L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $84,584.43 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, TODD W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $84,584.23 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, WENDELL A W Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $84,584.20 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASADO, JANELL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNJAWSKI, JOSELYN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFONE, SHARON A Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGBEJI, JUDE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, EDNA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVY, PATRICIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNRO, DIANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,583.44 Date 07/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZERIO, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $84,583.17 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, ADAM C Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $84,583.14 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOEW, DUDLEY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $84,583.10 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTO, MICHAELA Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $84,583.02 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, KAY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $84,583.01 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MARILYN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,582.43 Date 09/03/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, BRADLEY R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $84,582.16 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, ROBERT F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,581.47 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NDOW, AWA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $84,581.44 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALVIS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,581.34 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,581.05 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDNEY, TREVOR A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,580.63 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER, CHRISTIANE C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,580.18 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRARA, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,580.07 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLEIN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,578.81 Date 06/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTENAUER, TERRY L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $84,578.73 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, CAROLYN C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $84,578.65 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-JONES, JUANITA Q Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $84,578.59 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DENNIS A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $84,578.46 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCHE, CARLOS F Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $84,577.73 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPES, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $84,577.50 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIELCZYK, JOSPEH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.39 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICCIO, VINCENT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,577.04 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, TARALEE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $84,576.42 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURCHAK, WALTER Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $84,576.04 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, BRENDAN P Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $84,575.56 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLECHTA, JEFFREY H Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $84,574.66 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOTTE, CAROL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $84,574.47 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERIAN, JOAN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $84,572.54 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATRO, CRAIG D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $84,572.48 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEKMANN, MICHAEL D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $84,572.25 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICKERIA, DENNIS A, SR Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $84,571.90 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, BENJAMIN R Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $84,571.78 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLE, FATIMA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,571.76 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYTON, THOMAS B, JR Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $84,571.43 Date 07/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, TROY F Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $84,571.42 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAN, JAMES M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $84,571.18 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, ALICIA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $84,570.58 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITEKAMP, JAMES Employer name South Huntington Water District Amount $84,570.21 Date 10/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGELMAN, VICTOR M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,570.10 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,569.61 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINE, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,569.38 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORILUS, KENNETH Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,568.39 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DENNIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,567.00 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHELE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $84,566.61 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASENBEIN, ROBERT Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,565.76 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, KEITH J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $84,564.96 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, CARMEN T Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $84,564.10 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKA, RYAN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $84,562.73 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Law Amount $84,562.73 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, MARSHA S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,562.65 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFINE, JASON A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $84,562.52 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, STEPHANIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $84,562.21 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROPPOLI, ROBERT M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $84,562.15 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBER, JAY C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,561.35 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, SHARON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,560.63 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTHILL, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $84,560.18 Date 06/04/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JASON R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $84,559.74 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,558.48 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, GERIANN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,558.09 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System