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 GARUFI, SALVATORE, III Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $83,907.62 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGEVICK, CATHERINE E Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $83,907.25 Date 11/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIONTKOWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $83,906.96 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIGLIANO, DOMINIC J Employer name City of Rome Amount $83,906.73 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, TIFFANY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,906.56 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, THOMAS B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,906.28 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $83,906.27 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUF, MICHELLE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $83,905.91 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALILE, IKPONMWOSA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,905.80 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABISCH, REGINA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,905.39 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, ARLANA F Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $83,905.22 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, DANIEL R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,904.73 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, SHONDELLE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,904.70 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CHARLES R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $83,904.14 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETMAN, GENE A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $83,903.84 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARK J Employer name Albany County Amount $83,903.82 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ROBERT P Employer name City of Olean Amount $83,903.36 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, TIMOTHY F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,903.11 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHREMP, MARY E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,902.78 Date 05/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, CATHERINE M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $83,901.64 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIHAN, THOMAS W Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,901.43 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, PEGGY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $83,901.15 Date 04/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIL, VILAS J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $83,900.55 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KEVIN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,900.08 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRATT, DAMIAN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,899.93 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZ, KENNETH Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,899.67 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, NICHOLAS Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $83,899.36 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, JAMES G, III Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $83,898.63 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKART, CARL P Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $83,898.41 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, EMILY A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $83,897.80 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTINGER, SCOTT R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,897.74 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, MARK D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,897.49 Date 08/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PALO, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,897.46 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWAN, KIMBERLY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,897.30 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, JEREMY D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,897.28 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARDIZZIONE, FRANK J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $83,896.82 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, PERSIO A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $83,895.80 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Elmira Amount $83,895.65 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, KARLI E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $83,895.55 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAN, BRIAN P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $83,895.37 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQUE, AKM M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $83,895.32 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINHA-FREITAS, ELIZABETH Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $83,895.22 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, DAVID L Employer name Broome County Amount $83,895.18 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, BRUCE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $83,894.81 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, ERIC L Employer name Broome County Amount $83,894.29 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,894.25 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWNIAK, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $83,893.88 Date 01/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, MARK P Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $83,893.71 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DION, MATTHEW M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $83,892.91 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ESTHER P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,892.76 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, GLADYS Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,892.20 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILANO, RONALD A Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $83,892.14 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS, BARBARA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $83,892.09 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, FRANCIS J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $83,891.95 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHTON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $83,891.76 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IN, TONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,891.30 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERING, MARY ANN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $83,891.28 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KRISTIN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,891.21 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SIJI C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $83,890.78 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, CARLO Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $83,890.34 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KEITH R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $83,890.27 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIEL, ACHAMMA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $83,889.94 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, LAILA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $83,889.43 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLAND, JEREMY J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $83,889.33 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JOHN R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $83,889.26 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, RISTON M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,887.55 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,887.53 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMADORE, ROSEMARY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,887.20 Date 10/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMGAARD, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,887.13 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIANO, ANTHONY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $83,886.94 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JONATHAN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,886.82 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, DEBRA A, MRS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $83,886.48 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, CALVIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $83,886.43 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $83,886.06 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANATTA, JAMES A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,886.01 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, STEVEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $83,885.40 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, DANIEL J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $83,885.11 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, SOPHIA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $83,884.82 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, LESLIE KATINA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,883.97 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, MARY Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $83,883.41 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GONIGAL, TYLER J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $83,883.25 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSLYN, RONALD E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,882.79 Date 09/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, IAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $83,882.38 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEL, ASHLEY M Employer name Erie County Amount $83,882.26 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDFORD, SEAN D Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $83,882.05 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, JEFFREY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $83,881.61 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTA, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,881.47 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREYDIN, LEONID G R Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $83,881.03 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROISI, MICHAEL A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $83,881.03 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, HEATHER M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $83,880.62 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, JON J, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $83,880.56 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DWIGHT E Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,879.63 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSISION, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,879.23 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, FRANCIS W Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,879.16 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELCHOWSKI, JOSEPH J Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,878.91 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,878.74 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGET, ROBERT H Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,878.74 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCREDI, MICHAEL L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $83,878.74 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, PAUL E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $83,878.72 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $83,878.47 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System