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 BURKE, REBEKAH S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $83,707.62 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, JAMES S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $83,704.98 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMINALE, ERIC M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,704.84 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KIM Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $83,704.58 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIE, BRET A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,704.17 Date 11/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROGER D Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $83,704.15 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-RODRIGUEZ, COLIN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,703.64 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, LAMAR Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $83,703.62 Date 01/31/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRRITTELLA, ELEANOR M Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,702.98 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAUGHTON, TRACY ANN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $83,702.83 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIORNI, MELISSA A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $83,702.82 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, JEFFREY R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $83,702.63 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TERENCE Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,702.41 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, LEAH A Employer name Orange County Amount $83,702.25 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $83,701.23 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, TODD G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,700.79 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POMARICO, MICHAEL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $83,700.66 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORELLI, MARIA D Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,700.39 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, GREGORY Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $83,700.28 Date 02/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGLIMBENI, VICTOR S Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $83,699.93 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SUSAN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $83,699.81 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, ANTONIO V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,699.65 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANA, AMY D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $83,698.73 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERER, RAYMOND J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $83,698.66 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, EDWARD E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,698.46 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $83,698.08 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALLARD, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $83,697.79 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, PATRICIA D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $83,696.19 Date 03/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, STANLEY J, JR Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $83,696.15 Date 09/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIES, KATHLEEN G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $83,696.08 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTADO-AGUAYO, MONICA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,695.79 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMET, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $83,695.79 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, TIMOTHY E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $83,695.76 Date 12/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOSS, LORENCE C, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,695.59 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHARLES D, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $83,695.00 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, DANIEL L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $83,694.76 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KALIN I Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,693.58 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, RICHARD C, II Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $83,693.41 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CATHERINE J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,692.92 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MILTON A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,692.47 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGILLO, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $83,692.32 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, MAUREEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,692.25 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LOLA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $83,692.17 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELEJ, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,691.46 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNELLI, NICODEMUS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,691.42 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, JEANNETTE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,691.20 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGIANNI, GEORGETTE M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,690.75 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIL, DENIS D Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $83,690.30 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, ANNA F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $83,690.27 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARCUS N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,689.85 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFREY, RONALD C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $83,689.85 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRY, CHRISTINA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,689.64 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TINA V Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $83,688.81 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILE, JOEY C Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $83,687.97 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKSFORD, BARRY J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $83,687.92 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSS, SHARI R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $83,687.49 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORWATH, HOLLY Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $83,687.40 Date 02/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, BARBARA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,686.82 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGELAUB, PETER Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $83,686.71 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMES, MARK E Employer name Oswego County Amount $83,686.61 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAL, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $83,686.45 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEFFER, SHANE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,685.97 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNIELLO, JOHN V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,685.49 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, CHRISTIAN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,684.17 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, WILLIAM B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $83,683.92 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANOWITZ, TIMOTHY LEO Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $83,683.10 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLANO, STEPHANIE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $83,682.94 Date 12/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJOIE, LYNN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,682.79 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, ALLISON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,682.30 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNTUNEN, JAMEY C Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $83,681.80 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROSKI, JORDAN P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $83,681.30 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACHOLCZAK, CARLENE M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $83,681.22 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKETT, VERONICA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $83,680.62 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, THOMAS A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,680.52 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKAFOR, ISAAC N G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $83,680.52 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, DANIEL J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $83,680.16 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUERMAN, JAMES M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $83,680.08 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, VINCENT S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $83,679.51 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,679.50 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,679.50 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, KATHY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $83,679.48 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, WILFRED Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,679.47 Date 11/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, TERESA A Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $83,678.13 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORNEY, RYAN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $83,677.82 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ROBERT E Employer name Ulster County Amount $83,677.71 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUYEA, JEFFREY A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $83,677.64 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOUNADER, JASON C Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,677.47 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSNER, CHARLES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,677.22 Date 08/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKLING, DAVID W Employer name Broome County Amount $83,677.12 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RONALD P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,677.00 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDINO, PETER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $83,676.99 Date 05/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, LEANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,676.48 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJU, SELVI Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $83,675.66 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, RAYMOND A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $83,675.56 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VANDORN C Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $83,675.00 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRTO, THOMAS W Employer name Niagara County Amount $83,674.85 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOTTAM, NICHOLAS C Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $83,674.52 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, DANIELLE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $83,674.50 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, CYNTHIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $83,673.85 Date 03/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JULIET S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $83,673.67 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System