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 DESARME, YOLANDA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $116,448.60 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIENIA, CAESAR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,448.43 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,447.95 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODOLAKIS, ANTHONY Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $116,447.67 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, BRIAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,446.71 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, NICHOLAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $116,446.45 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CATHERINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $116,443.58 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLO, ALBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,442.73 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDE, COLLEEN S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $116,442.45 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANDREA C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,441.51 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAQUIAS, SAMUEL S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,440.88 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAZ, PAUL J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $116,440.81 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVI, DANYELLE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,440.63 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADIS, PETER Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $116,440.61 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROBERT M Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $116,440.47 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVIA, MICHAEL H Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $116,438.34 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ISABEL Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $116,438.00 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ORINTHIA E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $116,436.83 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $116,436.54 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Rye Amount $116,436.21 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBRECHT, MARC S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $116,435.75 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, KEITH W Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $116,435.37 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, JOANNE Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $116,435.07 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,434.17 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, DALE I, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,433.89 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIBULA, DONALD A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $116,433.82 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELITHARP, DOREEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,433.67 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $116,433.56 Date 10/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, KAMRAJ Employer name City of Albany Amount $116,433.45 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VADAS, PAUL G Employer name Monroe County Amount $116,431.64 Date 06/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOJRAJ, KARINA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $116,431.04 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTONE, CARL, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $116,429.40 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADU, UCHENNA E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $116,429.00 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, BARBARA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,427.10 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEM, THOMAS G Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $116,426.33 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORIELLO, GARY E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $116,426.33 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, NEIL G Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $116,426.33 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMER, LISA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $116,424.93 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, SOPHIA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $116,424.92 Date 03/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIASCIA, ALFRED L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $116,424.13 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,423.00 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,422.77 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALIN, LESLEY F Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $116,422.17 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, JAMES M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $116,419.97 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILSTEIN, STANLEY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $116,419.72 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISARIO, CHRISTINE S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $116,419.61 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULICHER, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $116,415.80 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, CAYLE M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $116,415.58 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $116,415.41 Date 06/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMJUG, ROGER D Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $116,414.00 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, FRANCISCO, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,413.51 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIERA-RUIZ, ROMMEL D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $116,412.85 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY-LA BATT, MEREDITH L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $116,411.61 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, GLEN J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $116,410.11 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTER, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,410.05 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUBICK, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $116,408.62 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENKLER, KEVIN W Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $116,406.90 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACHEK, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $116,406.68 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, THANE C Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $116,406.33 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ERIC C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,406.06 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEISHMAN, DUSTIN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,405.82 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURTHA, ROBERT F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,405.23 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, LEWIS Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $116,404.98 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSA, SONAYON O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $116,404.97 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JOHN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $116,403.98 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TARA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $116,403.12 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JEFFREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,403.03 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUPPLES, TERRENCE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,401.70 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHARA, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $116,401.63 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILE, BRYAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $116,401.37 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, TODD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,399.36 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAI, KWOK C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,398.53 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID F Employer name Rochester-Genesee Trans Auth Amount $116,394.31 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOIER, ROBERT C Employer name Erie County Amount $116,393.51 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $116,392.56 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ROBERT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,391.80 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUCKLES, PERRY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $116,389.68 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL RIO, EDWARD Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $116,389.05 Date 09/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANTLEBURY, PETERSON C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,387.36 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, SNEHAL D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $116,387.16 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNON, MICHAEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $116,385.94 Date 07/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLDER, DENNIS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,385.86 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSTON-DAY, JAMEIONE Employer name Education Department Amount $116,384.79 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, CHRISTINA M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $116,383.33 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKO, ANDRZEJ Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $116,383.33 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVSKI, MARY Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $116,383.33 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALO, DAVID A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $116,382.17 Date 06/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DAVID J Employer name Livingston County Amount $116,381.97 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBUNWO, JANET M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $116,379.12 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,377.95 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CABE, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,377.17 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHODES-TEAGUE, HOLLY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,377.00 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, KAREN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $116,374.40 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ERIC R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $116,374.12 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, ROBERT, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,373.91 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIAM Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,373.58 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, SANDRA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $116,372.51 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, LINDA I Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $116,371.76 Date 08/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCKO, G SCOTT Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $116,370.40 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, LISA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $116,366.93 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System