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 HERNANDEZ, ANTOLIN G Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $99,471.96 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNER, KIM A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $99,471.81 Date 10/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAGLIONE, VINCENT J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $99,471.63 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZANNE, LINDSEY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,471.28 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, ASHLEY N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,471.23 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLETTIERI, JOHN R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,471.05 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIBUONO, RICHARD Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $99,470.82 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPARCO, JOSEPH Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,469.19 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $99,468.32 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MICHELLE Y Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $99,466.85 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ-COX, SULAY O Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,466.80 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULLI, JUSTIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,466.63 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTONECCHIA, CHRIS M Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $99,466.58 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, THOMAS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,466.41 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, THOMAS P Employer name Ontario County Amount $99,466.04 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGENTHALER, KIRSTEN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,465.00 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,464.82 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, NICOLE K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $99,464.78 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, FRANCIS O Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $99,463.28 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASKINAZI, LISA K Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $99,462.67 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANTE, CATHERINE R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $99,462.06 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, CYNTHIA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $99,460.09 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, PAUL J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $99,459.64 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DAVID Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $99,459.53 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIER, ANDREW J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,457.94 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEVIN F Employer name City of Albany Amount $99,456.63 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLKAR, YUNGCHEN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $99,456.59 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, JOHN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,455.49 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZ, MICHAEL B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,453.92 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, BRIAN S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $99,452.91 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KEITH Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $99,452.87 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBEL, C RICHARD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,451.50 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTESSIS, NICHOLAS P Employer name Albany County Amount $99,450.77 Date 08/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS-DAME, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $99,450.62 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACK, JOHN W Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $99,449.68 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIESLEY, JEFFREY L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $99,448.54 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIEBEN, GARY S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,448.25 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAFRIO, KRISTY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $99,448.04 Date 11/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHART, PATRICIA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $99,447.10 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, LISA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $99,446.49 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOYAW, ERNEST S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,444.69 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODATO, DONALD A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,444.44 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEA, CATHERINE M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $99,443.15 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, PAUL R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $99,442.24 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, MARY KEARNEY Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,441.81 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JONATHAN Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $99,441.22 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMANDO, JOYCE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,441.21 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBODEAU, SHAWN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,441.19 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,440.81 Date 06/05/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASI, ASHA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $99,440.39 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ROSA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $99,440.21 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, JOHN J Employer name Clinton County Amount $99,439.40 Date 02/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMER, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $99,439.31 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TOURETTE, ERWIN Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $99,438.58 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANN, SHANA N Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $99,438.22 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDIHY, MARTIN B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $99,437.79 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ESTEBAN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $99,436.43 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELENEK, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $99,434.43 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTINO, TERESITA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,434.25 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DENISE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,434.20 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFSTEDT, ELIZABETH R Employer name Orange County Amount $99,433.93 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCZLIK, PETER C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $99,433.43 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, PETER C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $99,433.29 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEHL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $99,432.90 Date 05/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVDEKAR, YATIN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, NATHAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUBRAVA, JOHN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROBERT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALSKI, JACEK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRIVASTAVA, SUMAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOZDA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,432.57 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCZKOWSKI, MARY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $99,432.57 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABREHL, CHARLES J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $99,431.23 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANISCALCO, CARLO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,431.08 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RYAN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,431.08 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KENNETH H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,430.56 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, WILLIAM W, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,429.78 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JEFFREY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,429.72 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIMURRO, ELISA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,429.63 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, MAUREEN C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $99,428.51 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFER, ROSALYN J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $99,427.62 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIO, JOSEPH T Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,427.40 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWACHUKWU, BERYL P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $99,425.97 Date 11/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODER, THOMAS D Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $99,425.68 Date 09/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH-DERRICK, GLENROSE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $99,424.98 Date 07/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANNERY, JAMES R Employer name Orange County Amount $99,424.30 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, GARY C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,424.24 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JUDY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,424.10 Date 08/03/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVINS, KATHRYN F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $99,423.68 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of Kingston Amount $99,423.45 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLAND, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $99,423.13 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRITTON, WILLIAM W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $99,422.92 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOANA D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $99,422.48 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PATRICK W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,421.78 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, RICHARD M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $99,421.11 Date 03/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ONG-CAPITLE, EVANGELINE Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,420.37 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOHEY, DONALD J, JR Employer name Massapequa Fire District Amount $99,418.93 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, MARGARET O Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $99,418.92 Date 06/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARY JANE Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,418.80 Date 11/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System