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 SAMPOLLO, CARL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $104,581.00 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-HALL, NICOLA R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,580.98 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIDERS, JONATHAN C Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $104,580.95 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ANTHONY Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,579.84 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTESMAN, JOSEPH E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $104,579.76 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, THERESA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,579.51 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCARELLI, DOMENICO, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,579.20 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $104,578.96 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARNISFEGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,578.20 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, GEORGE T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $104,578.14 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLINGER, CATHERINE J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $104,576.62 Date 09/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATUEMUTIMA, GERSON T Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $104,575.86 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $104,575.61 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,574.99 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, XIAO DONG Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,571.72 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TYRONE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $104,569.79 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,569.74 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, VICTOR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,569.69 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ELLEN I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $104,569.56 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, SABINA Employer name Orange County Amount $104,567.55 Date 09/25/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, KENNETH M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,565.93 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, TERESA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $104,564.98 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICONE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,564.69 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBERT L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $104,564.69 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,564.44 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARA, KEITH L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,563.96 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURAS, ANGELA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,562.94 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVICH, LINDA J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $104,562.20 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CAROLYN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,561.77 Date 06/15/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUST, BRIAN M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $104,561.04 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCANDELA, MARYANNE E Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $104,557.42 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAJCZUK, JAMES R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,556.29 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTON, DIANE Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,556.08 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, LUCAS H Employer name City of Fulton Amount $104,555.86 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHECKTON, JESSICA N Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $104,554.75 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARELLI, PETER P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,554.40 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $104,553.78 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMNITZER, BRUCE D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,553.34 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERRLE, DAVID A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $104,553.25 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPELLMAN, JAMES F, JR Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $104,550.66 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCIANNA, SAMIRA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,550.50 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHABKA, BEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,549.72 Date 07/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ALBERT, JR Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $104,549.62 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTER, LARRY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,548.84 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAISZ, PETER M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,548.81 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHIER, NEVILLE G, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,546.95 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ALFONSO Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,546.09 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAMARTINO, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $104,544.29 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, KATHERINE Y Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,543.40 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIEDA, JOHN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,543.02 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, DARRYL K Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $104,542.87 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, EUGENE W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $104,542.81 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAPO, MARIA RONITA RINAVILLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,542.18 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, PATRICK Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,542.01 Date 06/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIEL R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $104,541.61 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURCIO, ERMANDO Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $104,536.12 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIESINGER, THOMAS W Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,535.66 Date 12/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPFER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,535.66 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZANOUSKY, MICHAEL P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,535.66 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALBERT G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $104,535.23 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROHM, KENNETH H Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,534.87 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELER, AINO F E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $104,534.63 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBEK, ROSA MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,532.73 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOCEOUR, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $104,529.55 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHLNER, JENNIFER J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,529.30 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORONDDO, ERIC Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $104,529.14 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, GERALD P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,528.89 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAIGHT, JULIA M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $104,528.73 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,528.65 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $104,527.98 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, REYNALDO Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $104,524.86 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, GREGG A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $104,524.58 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, STEPHANIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,524.44 Date 09/28/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MIERO, PAUL N Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $104,522.58 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, FREDRIC W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,521.17 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, STEPHEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $104,520.32 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, WALTER S, III Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $104,519.74 Date 03/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ANDREW R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,519.17 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, KENNETH Employer name Monroe County Amount $104,518.76 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, EDWARD P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $104,518.75 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH G, JR Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $104,517.51 Date 03/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, THOMAS J Employer name Livingston County Amount $104,516.66 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOHN W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,515.54 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CATHERINE E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $104,512.35 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATO, JOHN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $104,512.28 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, MICHAEL C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $104,511.66 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY P, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $104,511.09 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REGAZZI, DAVID G Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $104,510.48 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BRIAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,510.43 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROY J, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,509.45 Date 09/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, LAURA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $104,508.33 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, JACQUELYN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,508.32 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, RUSS J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $104,507.84 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, PAULA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $104,507.57 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIA, PAUL R Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $104,506.74 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, GLENN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,506.00 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRIAS, ELIEZER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,505.95 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, JAMES T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,505.41 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZ, RODERICK L Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,505.01 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATTI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $104,504.16 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System