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 ISOLE, RALPH J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,513.47 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, SCOTT E Employer name City of Utica Amount $114,513.04 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $114,511.66 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRENCH, DOUGLAS E Employer name Monroe County Amount $114,510.86 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLO, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $114,508.18 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GARY L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $114,505.60 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAKALSKI, JOHN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,504.38 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VITO, PIETRO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,504.34 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWERS, CLAUDIA C Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $114,504.00 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DAY-DIODATI, ANNE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,502.20 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAIT, ANGELA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,501.59 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISTRY, FALGUNI P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,499.70 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZARINO, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,499.70 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,499.70 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER-OGLESBY, CECILIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $114,498.93 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLO, SALVATORE Employer name City of Troy Amount $114,497.26 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENDRES, CRAIG A Employer name Monroe County Amount $114,496.84 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIA, CARMEN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,495.25 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ELENA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,491.43 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, JOHN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $114,490.18 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSON, ANDREW R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $114,486.44 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HACKETT, CAROL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,484.81 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $114,484.63 Date 08/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, SANDRA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $114,484.36 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MICHAEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,482.68 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWE, KELLY G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $114,481.10 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPTON, PAUL T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $114,479.53 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRIS A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $114,478.48 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $114,477.67 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, JAMES V Employer name Rockland County Amount $114,476.50 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTT, LUTHER, JR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $114,475.13 Date 03/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, GERALD R, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $114,475.05 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $114,474.72 Date 07/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHT, DESIREE Y Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $114,474.56 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, DANIEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $114,474.47 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BRIAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $114,473.64 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKBUSH, GARY W Employer name Erie County Amount $114,473.63 Date 03/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, PHILLIP T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,471.21 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRASSO, BARTHOLOMEW H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $114,468.57 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, VALERIE E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $114,467.46 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, ANDREW A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $114,467.28 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANIEC, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $114,465.99 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANDY, CHAD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,462.85 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTI, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,461.82 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, J THOMAS, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $114,461.55 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JEFFREY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,460.58 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEN, CHIH H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,460.30 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIOLA, MARGARET M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $114,458.26 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS THOTTATHIL, MARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $114,457.17 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, JEROME D Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $114,456.55 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FANTE, DAVID D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,455.70 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAMPA, FRANK J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,453.86 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,453.86 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, CARLTON Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,453.86 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, RICHARD A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,453.86 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, STEVEN K Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $114,453.86 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACMILLAN, BRIAN L Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $114,451.52 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, JOSEPH L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,451.48 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, KRISTIN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,449.70 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MEREDITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,448.60 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHURA, ARIET S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $114,448.48 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, JOHN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $114,447.20 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'MARA, ROCHELLE Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $114,446.40 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHL, JOSEPH L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $114,443.76 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDEA, JAMES P, III Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $114,443.36 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOBAKHARE, LUCKY O Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $114,442.65 Date 04/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFINA, CARL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $114,442.37 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $114,441.93 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIALGA-KALBFELL, JENNIFER M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $114,441.31 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JOHN F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $114,439.66 Date 07/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LORI A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $114,439.66 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, KIM M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $114,439.66 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, TRACIE P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $114,439.66 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUTTI, LAURO F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $114,438.40 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCA, GERARD J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $114,437.45 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT-DOLAN, MARY ANNE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,437.13 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELLA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $114,436.75 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JUANITA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $114,435.34 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNIA, JENNIFER A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $114,435.21 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, CARL E, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,434.84 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANDINI, CRAIG T Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $114,433.97 Date 02/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDAL, ANTHONY N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,433.77 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, DAVID D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,432.94 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, STEPHEN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,430.68 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AJAYE, ALBERT C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $114,426.89 Date 02/03/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, ROBERT M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $114,425.81 Date 12/10/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZER, ERIC E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $114,425.33 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, DEAN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $114,425.26 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARCON, JOHN Q Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $114,424.21 Date 01/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOTTIS, THERESA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $114,422.79 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, KAREN S Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $114,422.54 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, STEVEN V Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $114,422.33 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILL, MATTHEW Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $114,421.40 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, CEDRIC R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,421.08 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMONTH, ANDRENE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,420.71 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WILLIAM T Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $114,420.63 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BERNADETTE V M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,420.60 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSOWSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,416.45 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOSCO, PATRICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,415.66 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CONSTANCE O Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $114,414.65 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System