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 FIGUEROA, KAREN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $83,202.66 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, RYAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,202.54 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREIDLER, SIMONA CRISTINA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,202.54 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, SANDRA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,202.10 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSTOE, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,201.20 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMO, JOSEPH A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $83,200.68 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARYBETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,199.36 Date 03/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZILIANO, NICKY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $83,199.31 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RYAN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $83,199.04 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKUNKA, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,197.35 Date 06/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, NANCY I Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $83,197.33 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSTA, ANGELO V Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $83,197.26 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINBOYEWA, CLEMENT O Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $83,197.20 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, GARY W Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $83,197.19 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDEL, COLLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,197.15 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULUBABOV, SIMONSARKIS L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,196.39 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELVEDERE, REBECCA Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,196.22 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, VINCENT F Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,196.22 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, ELIZABETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,196.22 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, JEANNIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $83,196.22 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERDUTI, CHRISTINE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,195.79 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYO, CAROLE A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $83,195.50 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Troy Amount $83,195.22 Date 08/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DWAYNE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,195.02 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARIOLE, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $83,194.39 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, MATTHEW J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $83,193.94 Date 01/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARHITE, PATRICIA D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $83,193.55 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLETTA, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,193.08 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, HAKIM K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $83,192.54 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JON M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $83,191.84 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVET, RICKY J Employer name City of Troy Amount $83,191.78 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, BILLY J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $83,189.87 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, BARBARA A Employer name Albany County Amount $83,189.77 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICE, JOSEPH R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,189.18 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VANESSA F Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $83,189.17 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DOROTHY P Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,188.39 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, RYAN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,187.35 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLMATEER, ADAM C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $83,187.27 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKO, SUSAN M Employer name Hamilton County Amount $83,186.95 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRO, FRANCO L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $83,185.83 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOWSKI, DENNIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,185.57 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DECKLAN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $83,185.09 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE-THOMAS, ANU Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,184.60 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JUNE-ANN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,184.59 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANATRIELLO, MATTHEW C Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $83,184.44 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, BRIAN E Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $83,183.64 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYUDUPALLI, VIJAYALAKSHMI Employer name Rockland County Amount $83,183.41 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALRY, BRIAN T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $83,182.38 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, SALVATORE E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $83,182.26 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $83,181.80 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,181.51 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, RALPH A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,181.39 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, KIMBERLY H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $83,181.35 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, VINCENT B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $83,180.94 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTAITIS, BENJAMIN M Employer name Albany County Amount $83,180.64 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTIPANI, NICHOLAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,180.60 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, NICHOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,179.79 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETROVIC, STANKA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,179.59 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, STEVEN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,178.81 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $83,178.63 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTWAY, JEFFREY D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $83,176.61 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, SYLVESTER ST Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,176.58 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, CHRISTINE L Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $83,176.54 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUECKER, REBECCA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $83,175.94 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIUNTA, JILLIAN N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,175.87 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, EDWIN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $83,175.11 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KENNETH A, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $83,174.02 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLE, DEREK E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $83,172.94 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DENNIS V Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $83,172.30 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINAL, KENNETH O, JR Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $83,172.05 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCARE, MARIA R Employer name Town of Massena Amount $83,171.94 Date 04/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIJANO, JUAN C Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $83,171.87 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOZA, PHILIP A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,171.50 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABEK, MICHAEL J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $83,171.09 Date 04/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLERINGTON, KIMBERLY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $83,170.75 Date 11/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASCALU, MIHAI Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $83,170.60 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITESIDE, DEIDRA M Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $83,170.26 Date 10/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANTINO, BARNEY T Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $83,170.12 Date 03/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS-CIANCIO, MARGARET I Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,169.78 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNIYAMOORTHY, KRISHNATHASAN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $83,169.51 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATFIELD, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Orange County Amount $83,168.77 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ROBERT L, II Employer name City of Geneva Amount $83,167.65 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENNON, THOMAS Employer name Westchester County Amount $83,166.96 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TANYETTA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $83,166.90 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIATTINO, PETER V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,166.80 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONE, CYNTHIA D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $83,166.61 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, EUGENE Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $83,166.48 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYA, ALONZO F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $83,166.42 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, ARTHUR G, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $83,166.07 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPO, NICOLA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $83,165.32 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MAUREEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,165.27 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZCONA, MANUEL Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $83,164.73 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, JOYCE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,164.35 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, RICHARD G Employer name Erie County Amount $83,164.32 Date 07/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, FRANK A, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $83,164.23 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, MICHELE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $83,164.14 Date 01/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, ARTHUR S Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $83,164.04 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL M Employer name City of Albany Amount $83,164.03 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHERYL L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,163.87 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $83,163.85 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System