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 MC PARTIAN, GEORGIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,511.87 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDOLILLO, JEFFREY V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,511.38 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, WENDY M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $83,510.11 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINKE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $83,509.52 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLING, SUZANNE M Employer name Education Department Amount $83,509.52 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $83,509.52 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LORI Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $83,509.50 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ALFRED I Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $83,508.73 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATRAS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $83,508.36 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEHALSKI, KELLY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,508.13 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JERRY T Employer name City of Kingston Amount $83,508.12 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, THOMAS F Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,508.08 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODLIN, ELLEN Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $83,508.00 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSSO, NANCY A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $83,507.41 Date 05/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, JOYCE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,507.40 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, JENAE T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,506.98 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROZIER, COLIN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $83,506.94 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOK, KIMBERLY L Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $83,506.92 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECO, LOUIS J, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,506.65 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEL, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $83,505.90 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, EDWARD W, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $83,505.68 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOLIS, GEORGE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $83,505.50 Date 08/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTERMANN, DEIRDRE S Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $83,505.31 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONBECK, MICHELE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $83,504.99 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, WALTER J, JR Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $83,504.46 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUESINK, RUSSELL E, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $83,503.72 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, JONATHAN B, JR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $83,503.64 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBY, DAVID M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $83,502.75 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, MELISSA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,501.86 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, DOUGLAS R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $83,501.83 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHL, LAWRENCE H Employer name Erie County Amount $83,501.41 Date 10/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $83,501.07 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORSCH, ALFRED D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,501.05 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, SCOTT A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $83,500.56 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $83,500.04 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, LYNNE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,499.81 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOWSKI, STANLEY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,499.28 Date 11/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWES, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $83,499.15 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, SHANE S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,498.60 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERRELL, TERRY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $83,498.59 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPIK, JOSEPH C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $83,498.46 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIUS, DOROTHY M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $83,498.33 Date 04/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ-QUBINA, CARLOS Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $83,498.16 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JAMES P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $83,497.89 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-FRANCOIS, MARIE ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,497.04 Date 05/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, JAMES A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $83,495.86 Date 07/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAMPONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $83,495.62 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHN, TAMBE-TYSHA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $83,495.20 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPADIA, PRADIP Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $83,494.90 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, MELISSA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $83,493.97 Date 05/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MONA L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $83,493.97 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARK A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $83,493.97 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, MAX Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $83,493.97 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEI, JING CHENG Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $83,493.97 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, THERESA E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,493.97 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, MELISA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,493.97 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERENZI, JAKE Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,493.97 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, PATRICIA E Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $83,493.80 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTINI-CORREA, BONNIE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $83,493.12 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $83,493.05 Date 02/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ROBERTO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $83,492.97 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESICK, SANDRA W Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,491.75 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $83,491.27 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCHER, SHAWN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $83,491.25 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LORA M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $83,491.12 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFEY, MARK C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $83,491.07 Date 07/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIEIRO, ANTONIO Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $83,490.87 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MONIQUE K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,490.25 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSHI, VASANTI V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,490.02 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MARY BETH Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,489.84 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, WILLIAM L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $83,489.20 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, MARTIN F Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $83,488.87 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAZIER, JOHN H Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $83,487.82 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVOLA, VINCENT F Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $83,487.52 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KREYTAK, NICOLE R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $83,487.48 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, RADMILA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $83,487.48 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVOLI, MICHELE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $83,487.43 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOTMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $83,486.39 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,486.22 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, KAREN V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,486.17 Date 11/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZILLOTTI, PETE J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,486.12 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, ELIDA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,485.78 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ALEXANDRIA Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,485.77 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUHART, JEREMY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $83,485.46 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, BIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $83,485.46 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTINA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,485.19 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,484.85 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,484.34 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANETTI, ERICA W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,484.30 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERVIS, BENJAMIN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,484.10 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, ERIC J, II Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,483.23 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, VICTOR L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,483.20 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFORT, CARL R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,483.16 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JESSE L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $83,482.48 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ANDY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $83,482.38 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINA, JOEY MICHELLE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,481.93 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARISCO, VINCENT N Employer name Manhasset Park District Amount $83,481.33 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, THOMAS M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $83,481.12 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, JANICE R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $83,480.24 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELYN, LEO R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,478.98 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System