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 DI VERNIERI, JOHN A, JR Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $118,076.07 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMARDO, JOSEPH N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,073.29 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEERY, PHILIP A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,068.00 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RICHARD A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $118,067.14 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHTER, BRETT J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $118,066.50 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, STEVEN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $118,066.20 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $118,063.82 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUZEE, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $118,062.98 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAREL, SHERRY L Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $118,059.36 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAVO, GUSTAVO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $118,058.80 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, SONYA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $118,057.80 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEE, WENDY L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $118,056.09 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KALO DAISY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $118,052.70 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, ANGELA L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $118,051.96 Date 04/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, GILA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $118,050.67 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JAMES D Employer name Town of Porter Amount $118,050.55 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, DIANE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $118,048.47 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,046.30 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHART, LORNE H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $118,044.40 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, SHAWN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,041.09 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARENA, JAMES, III Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $118,039.56 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, DAVID J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $118,038.43 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Law Amount $118,035.56 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NABB, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $118,035.47 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYESKI, DAVID J Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $118,034.79 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSCATO, RICHARD A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $118,033.50 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, WILLIE L Employer name City of Albany Amount $118,031.80 Date 01/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $118,031.66 Date 02/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,030.62 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEYER, PAUL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,030.53 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDVUKAJ, PETER Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,027.50 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, PATRICIA R Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $118,025.21 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, JOHN D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $118,023.83 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, SHAWNTELE L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $118,023.58 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZORZENON, KAREN C Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $118,022.87 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDOVINOS, NANCY E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $118,022.73 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ROBERT V, JR Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $118,019.84 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSI, CHRISTINA S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $118,016.23 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, ROSA S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $118,011.87 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $118,010.55 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OGBOVOH, CYNTHIA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $118,010.46 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, THEODORE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,010.07 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, ANDREA T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,007.13 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIZUK, STEVEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $118,000.52 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROUN, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $118,000.35 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLUSO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $118,000.22 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, DOUGLAS B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,999.84 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAMORE, PAUL C Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $117,997.31 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LALONDE, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,997.13 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, GLEN P Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $117,994.60 Date 07/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERA, CHARLES F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,993.59 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARMA, NIRMAL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,991.52 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLER, HENRY J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $117,990.17 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, NAOMI I Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,989.30 Date 03/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATHCART, YOLANDA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $117,989.01 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGERHAUSER, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,987.09 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, ROSS C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,984.13 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, ROBERT A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $117,980.94 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROSSE, JOANNE C Employer name Education Department Amount $117,980.80 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZA, DAVID J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,980.78 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTO, DAVID Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $117,980.46 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLEN, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,979.46 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, JAMES J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $117,978.21 Date 01/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH, MICHELLE T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $117,977.76 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHY, SHEILA MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,974.22 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEY, LEROY MAIS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $117,974.06 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSOLONE, ANTHONY P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,972.85 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILEGGI, STEVEN G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $117,969.91 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSENCSICS, LORI P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,968.48 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, ADAM W Employer name City of Albany Amount $117,968.47 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONE, PETER Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $117,967.80 Date 06/24/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLMANN, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $117,966.57 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, DEVON M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,966.40 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name XAVIER, PETER L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $117,964.63 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, AMAR S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $117,964.37 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KEVIN P Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $117,964.33 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SAMUEL O Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,962.74 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAMPI, ELIZABETH Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $117,959.00 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTUESE, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,955.10 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, BRENT D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $117,952.20 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, BRIAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,952.08 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAURENT, CHARLEMAGNE R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,951.36 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASSIE, JUDD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,949.01 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, ARTHUR J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $117,946.39 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DONNA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,946.11 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMO, PAUL M Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $117,945.54 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ROY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $117,944.99 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RONNITA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $117,944.77 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN, ARTHUR S Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $117,944.34 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, MARIANNE M Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $117,944.25 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, JAMES A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $117,943.24 Date 07/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,941.67 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELMONT, MARY ANN Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $117,941.56 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPICA, JOHN Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,938.03 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEMICK, JOHN G Employer name Erie County Amount $117,936.75 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,934.55 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PONTANTE, ANTHONY J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $117,934.34 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JAY L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $117,934.15 Date 10/05/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GEORGE C, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,934.12 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLTOFF, CAREN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $117,927.28 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System