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 DUGAN, DARREN K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $82,836.30 Date 02/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,835.59 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURISSEAU-COOK, URANIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,834.86 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERNAY R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $82,834.83 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, VERNON P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,834.49 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDENAS, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $82,833.91 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUS-SABUR, SALEEM Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,833.56 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SCOTT T, JR Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $82,833.28 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMRCKA, ROBERT E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,833.11 Date 11/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCOTT, CHRISTINA M Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $82,833.09 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIGLIANO, RUDY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $82,832.98 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JAMES Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,832.93 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLECKA, PAUL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,832.63 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MAX L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,832.63 Date 08/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KELLY A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $82,831.41 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMINDO, STEVEN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $82,831.19 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, USHA Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,831.09 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKLIN, SHARON A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $82,831.07 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIAN, KEVIN J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $82,829.98 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $82,829.97 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,829.90 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, DAVID L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $82,829.62 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICOINE, GERALYN A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $82,829.61 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERESKY, JAMES W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $82,829.18 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, NORA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,828.89 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, AMY R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $82,828.34 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JOSE A, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $82,827.72 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACLE, RANDY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $82,827.58 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, SANIA W Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,827.32 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEETON, TRACY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,827.29 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBALDI, MICHAEL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,826.99 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TU, KAILIN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,826.59 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSAIN, SHARIQ Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,826.26 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, DENISE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,826.11 Date 12/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,825.93 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARANO, GINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,825.64 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, CARL W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,825.27 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, PHALON J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $82,825.18 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCIO, JAMES A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,825.01 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, PAUL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,824.90 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWACKI, JAMES E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,824.25 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIN, LOUISE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $82,824.22 Date 03/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CANDICE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,824.02 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MAUREEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,823.27 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAINA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $82,823.07 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, STEVEN P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $82,823.06 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, DUANE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,823.02 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSSI, JAMES F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,822.80 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMBROSIA, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $82,822.63 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MELISSA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,822.40 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, CAROLINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,822.40 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLET, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,822.40 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINTERA, NADIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,822.40 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERANI, LYNETTE P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $82,821.78 Date 06/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETTS, JEFFREY T Employer name Erie County Amount $82,821.68 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SOPHIA E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,821.60 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, MICHAEL S Employer name Riverhead Water District Amount $82,821.29 Date 04/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, PETER L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,820.97 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ROLAND S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $82,820.58 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVISANI, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Utica Amount $82,820.37 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZUMCZYK, THOMAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,820.05 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEODATE, EMILIA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $82,819.98 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, RICHARD H, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,818.42 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDEN, MELANIE S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $82,817.30 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRINK, ROBERT E, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,816.28 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MICHELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,816.26 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARPINSKY, ROBERT J, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $82,815.83 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, TRACY J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $82,815.70 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LOURDES A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $82,815.05 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRAFFAELE, ROY P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $82,814.97 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, STEVEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,814.20 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, MARY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $82,811.73 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOCATA, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,811.66 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNUCCI, JOSEPHINE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $82,811.48 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHL, ANDREW J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $82,811.27 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, KELLY S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,811.19 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDZINSKI, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $82,811.13 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, EDWARD B Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $82,811.13 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, GARY P Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $82,811.05 Date 11/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE-WILLIAMS, SHARON M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $82,810.63 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, ERIC W Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $82,810.42 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, IRMA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,809.40 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, JASON C Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,809.24 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, DARCY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $82,809.00 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, BRYCE E Employer name Buffalo Fiscal Stab Auth Amount $82,808.92 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERVOS, JAMES S Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $82,808.31 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,808.06 Date 05/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNICCHIARICO, GARY M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $82,807.95 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ROSEANN D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $82,807.48 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TYRONE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,807.37 Date 06/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, SYLVIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,807.18 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, WAYNE T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $82,807.04 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, MICHAEL J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $82,806.76 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, ALLISON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,806.75 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, JOHN E Employer name Madison County Amount $82,806.45 Date 03/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVING, DEBORAH L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $82,806.15 Date 07/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTKAMP, HENRY J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $82,805.87 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORDI, JANICE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $82,805.81 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, KEVIN R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $82,805.56 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, HAZEL A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $82,805.46 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System