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 ROBINSON, KENNETH C, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $82,193.94 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIND, MEI-CHEN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $82,192.54 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREA M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $82,191.98 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, LEONA D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,191.70 Date 01/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAN, OLGA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $82,191.51 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZZI, CHERYL M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $82,191.25 Date 07/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, JENNIFER L Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,191.24 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, DERLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,191.23 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRADLEY, LAURA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,191.21 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JAMES C Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,191.18 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KEVIN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,191.17 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDISON, MARYANNE P Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,191.16 Date 08/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZER, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,191.11 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, MATTHEW Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $82,190.67 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAZAROV, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,190.39 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOLE, MORGAN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,190.36 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUGAN, KAITLIN P Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $82,189.83 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARD, DAVID M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $82,189.38 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, MARY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,189.17 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM V Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $82,188.40 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIANI, DEBRA M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $82,188.27 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALOIA, VINCENT S Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $82,188.17 Date 05/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, DANIEL F, II Employer name City of Albany Amount $82,188.05 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELDBERG, HOWARD L Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,187.77 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ELENA Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,187.77 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JANG W Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,187.77 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NUTT, TIMOTHY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,187.77 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORKE, RICHARD H Employer name Department of Law Amount $82,187.77 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, LUZ E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,187.70 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKO, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,187.67 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RONALD Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $82,187.41 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCURSIO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $82,187.34 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEI, JINGRU Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $82,187.20 Date 06/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERMINARO, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Utica Amount $82,186.35 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDALORO, JENNIFER A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,186.11 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ASHLEY E Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $82,185.86 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, CARL K Employer name Office of General Services Amount $82,185.52 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITALL, MOIRA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $82,185.38 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, SANDRA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,185.34 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, THEODORE R Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $82,185.32 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, THERESA ANN C Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $82,185.23 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKIECKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $82,185.10 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, LOSANIA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,184.73 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMEAD, WALTER D Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $82,184.55 Date 01/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILENO, PAUL M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $82,184.32 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBA, DEBRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $82,184.19 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDKOWSKI, THOMAS W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,184.02 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIORIO, TODD M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $82,183.89 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLEHARDT, ERIK R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,183.80 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, JAMES M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $82,183.33 Date 06/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARSHA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,183.02 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, CHRISTINE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $82,183.00 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZOLA, MARIE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $82,182.69 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RITA D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $82,182.62 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYDON, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $82,182.36 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSE R Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $82,182.34 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL D Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $82,182.32 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, ROBERT J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $82,182.28 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOY J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $82,182.06 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENREE, JACOB J Employer name City of Utica Amount $82,181.66 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YONKES, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $82,181.37 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, HERVE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $82,181.25 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENT, JOHN A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $82,181.02 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, KASEY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $82,180.95 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBY, GEOFFREY F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $82,180.74 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $82,180.71 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAUCH, MICHAEL K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $82,180.54 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JUSTIN E Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $82,180.40 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNESSA, DEBRA L Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $82,180.28 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILKENDEY, JULIA G Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $82,179.72 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SCALA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $82,179.71 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACINO, LINDA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $82,179.49 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEOLA, DUSTIN J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $82,179.09 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $82,178.42 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINSON, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,178.20 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, STEVEN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $82,177.79 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIND, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,176.64 Date 07/06/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICKI, PAUL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,176.16 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JULIE E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $82,176.08 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GROVER W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $82,175.65 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEANETTE Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $82,175.18 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTARENIK, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $82,175.09 Date 03/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, EILEEN P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $82,174.77 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENCHOWAY, LAURA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $82,174.13 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, ALYSON V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $82,174.05 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINBERG, SHARON L Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,172.91 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHENG, LU M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $82,172.69 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, DENNISE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $82,172.63 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVINO, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,172.50 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SCOTT A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $82,172.47 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBICHLER, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $82,171.71 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULK, RONALD W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,171.59 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMA, MICHAEL L Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $82,171.45 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECHERER, DIANNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $82,171.37 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, LOURDES B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $82,170.69 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MARYANN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $82,170.66 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESEDO, VIVIAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $82,169.74 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANO, LUKE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $82,169.49 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PAGE, MONA L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $82,168.85 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBO, ANGELA C Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $82,168.76 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System