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 MOONEY LESTER, KELLY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $147,552.53 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRONARDI, DANIEL T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,552.30 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPADACCINI, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,552.28 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, JOHN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,548.75 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, EDWARD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,546.17 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITKA, JAMES A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $147,540.93 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, KARIN K Employer name Department of Law Amount $147,539.42 Date 09/01/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIA, SHAJI P Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $147,538.54 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIINO, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,538.54 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLL, THOMAS W Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,530.79 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, PAUL M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $147,524.37 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $147,523.46 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, JUAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,522.25 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAZZONE, EILEEN F Employer name Court of Claims Amount $147,515.26 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRADA, FRANK C, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $147,507.93 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEST, RYAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,501.29 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOVA, DOMENICK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,498.56 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABELLA, STEVEN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,497.98 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,496.51 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILMOTH, ANTHONY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $147,487.24 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, GARY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,486.20 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKEY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $147,485.28 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MATTHEW R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,484.38 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUGO, DAVID W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,474.49 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, GINA L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $147,471.91 Date 08/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSE, JAMES W Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $147,470.35 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, JAMES D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,468.36 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNEZ, LISA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $147,467.10 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DOUR, GEOFFREY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,463.30 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REBY, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,460.61 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, NORMAN Employer name Department of Law Amount $147,459.90 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCA, DANIEL Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $147,458.07 Date 08/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REINARD, SCOTT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,456.89 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORBELLI, JOHN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $147,453.91 Date 06/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LECHTRECKER, KERRI N Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $147,453.71 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, SALVATORE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $147,451.48 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARAMANICO-BROYLES, DARA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,450.81 Date 05/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUY, CRAIG W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,450.78 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC INTOSH, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,449.60 Date 05/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, THOMAS H Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $147,440.21 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, FRANK V Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $147,439.48 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITT, THOMAS B Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $147,438.40 Date 07/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KEITH W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,429.96 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTRO-BLANCO, JAMES F Employer name Westchester County Amount $147,425.09 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO, MICHAEL J Employer name Putnam County Amount $147,423.48 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIFF, JENNIFER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $147,421.32 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, DAVID A Employer name NYS Association of Counties Amount $147,413.59 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOA, ANTHONY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $147,413.30 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, SHENG PING Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $147,411.41 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHATIGAN, CATRINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,410.53 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CAPUA, PHILLIP A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $147,400.46 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTHROP POLLACK, DEBRA F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $147,400.46 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLKOWSKA, DANUTA Employer name Department of Health Amount $147,398.68 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,388.79 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FASCIGLIONE, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $147,384.08 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MARC A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $147,378.54 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, JAMES P Employer name Westchester County Amount $147,372.75 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TELFER, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,369.94 Date 09/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, BRIAN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $147,369.42 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $147,365.88 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, KAUSHIKA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $147,364.80 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLI, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $147,362.06 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAXMAN, ADAM J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $147,357.90 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUSICK, TIMOTHY D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $147,352.24 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOEL M Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $147,350.95 Date 12/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SVENDSEN, SCOTT J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $147,349.76 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KEITH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,347.70 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITKO, BOBBY M, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $147,345.62 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GELLMAN, PAULA Employer name Department of Law Amount $147,345.47 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSAIN, ZAKIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $147,344.81 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, MARK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $147,337.54 Date 07/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARDINE, VONNIE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,336.40 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLOTTMANN, MATTHEW C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,333.68 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $147,332.51 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUGER, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $147,330.09 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,326.67 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITHEN-DE MASI, LORI A Employer name NYS Association of Towns Amount $147,323.55 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNES, EDWARD V Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $147,322.36 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANSON, LORRAINE B Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $147,318.09 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $147,316.21 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALLS, STEVEN A, JR Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $147,315.33 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JAMES W Employer name Nassau County Amount $147,314.31 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, STEPHEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,304.88 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JOHN F, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $147,303.87 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, BRANDON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,303.50 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPATTA, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $147,302.88 Date 05/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, BOBBY L, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $147,299.45 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JASON A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $147,297.69 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, AMY M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $147,297.50 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $147,296.40 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDMUNDSON, RYAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $147,291.07 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPACCIO, NICHOLAS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $147,290.46 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEIGER, KARL J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $147,289.37 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANGOO, AMANDA K Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $147,289.05 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUFIERO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $147,288.93 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILAN, JOSE M, JR Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $147,286.66 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCO, FRANK J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $147,284.79 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, ROBERT L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $147,276.46 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, ANTHONY E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $147,276.18 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $147,275.78 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System