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 MATTARIELLO, ROCCO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,689.98 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANDRE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,689.08 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DENISE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $82,688.50 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, BRIAN M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,687.39 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFREY, LINDA M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $82,686.82 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLO, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,686.02 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACRITANI, PASQUALE A, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,686.00 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, JODY W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $82,685.79 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $82,685.51 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVEY, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Town of Chili Amount $82,685.36 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIGNETTE, MICHAEL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $82,685.04 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, MICHELE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $82,684.35 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUSER, MARY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,683.55 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLY, MILDRED D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $82,683.46 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, GREGORY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,682.52 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGS, LAURENCE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,682.52 Date 06/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, JOHNNIE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,682.52 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIA, SANDY M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,682.52 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRE, PETER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,682.52 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $82,682.52 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POITRAS, LAWRENCE D, JR Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $82,682.15 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOSHI, CLARA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $82,681.86 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $82,681.51 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, THOMAS E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $82,680.76 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, DIANA DE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,680.72 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, DANIEL F Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $82,680.51 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SUDAN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,680.21 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEW, MICHAEL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $82,679.12 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, KENDRA P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,678.66 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURINO, JANET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,677.29 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, ADAM L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,676.50 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDERSON, STEVEN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $82,676.12 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, ANN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $82,674.23 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KEVIN D, JR Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $82,674.20 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARD, JACK Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,674.19 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESI, TONIANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,673.81 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, WILLIAM F Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $82,673.71 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, MONICA S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,673.65 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YONKER, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $82,673.38 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PATRICKA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $82,673.35 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, YEEPAN Employer name Department of State Amount $82,673.11 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, ROSEANNE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $82,673.06 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAVERDOVA, LIANA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $82,672.64 Date 10/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEVIT, RYAN M Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $82,671.63 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWSTON, ALENA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,671.54 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PAUL R Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $82,671.54 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SANDRA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $82,670.76 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MONIKA I Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $82,670.45 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JESSIE B Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $82,669.94 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LORRAINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,669.81 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, BRIAN T Employer name City of Troy Amount $82,669.70 Date 03/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMELL, MONICA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,669.48 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEPPLER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $82,669.28 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABOWSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $82,669.05 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $82,668.33 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAYZER, PAMELA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,667.75 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALEXANDER Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $82,667.09 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYBRAND, KAREN L Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $82,665.87 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGGIOGALLE, ANTHONY E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,665.49 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILICATA, PHILIP Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $82,665.33 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVALLY, KYLE W Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $82,664.58 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, STEPHEN B Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $82,664.52 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBAUM, STEVE D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $82,664.23 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, MICHELLE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,664.09 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DOUGLAS R Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,664.04 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMISMAN, MAUREEN E Employer name Albany County Amount $82,664.01 Date 11/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, ELLERY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $82,663.44 Date 02/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DEBRA L Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $82,663.14 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRODICASA, KRISTA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,662.90 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORTI, MARK J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $82,662.88 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, GILBERT J Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $82,662.86 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOUR, REBECCA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,662.55 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGLIA, CLAUDIO C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $82,662.46 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNEDUM, THOMAS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, BONNIE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MICHAEL P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, KAREN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMREY, BRYAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARROLL, ROBERT M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ADAM M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, BRADFORD S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHKITTEL, WILLIAM H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARTER, WAYNE D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $82,662.26 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, MATTHEW S Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $82,662.26 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DOUGLAS W Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $82,662.26 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVACK, GREGORY A Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $82,662.26 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, GREGORY B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,662.26 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNICELLO, DEAN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,662.26 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,662.26 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, HUA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,662.26 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, ERIN M Employer name Education Department Amount $82,662.26 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, AMY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,662.26 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, ELISE Employer name Department of Health Amount $82,662.26 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHINA, GARY W Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $82,662.26 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMB, NICOLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,662.26 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLO, DENISE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,662.26 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, ADAM T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $82,662.26 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROPHY, SUZANNE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $82,662.26 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JACQUELINE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,662.26 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System