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 FERRUZZI, KENNETH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $98,449.33 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN-CHANCE, SHAWN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $98,449.33 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTOR, SAM Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $98,449.33 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERAN, ETHAN V Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $98,449.33 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUND, SHARON B Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $98,449.33 Date 04/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORESKY, MARSHA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $98,449.33 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIDERSKI, ROBERT S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $98,449.33 Date 06/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, WALTER M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,447.66 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSIE, ERNEST W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $98,447.15 Date 09/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEANE, MAUREEN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $98,446.10 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDULLO, DOMENICK Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,446.04 Date 10/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MICHAEL A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $98,445.96 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KECK, EILEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,445.27 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRATTY, STEVEN P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $98,444.44 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERING, NICHOLAS H Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $98,444.42 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGORDO, GERARD M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $98,443.81 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, TONJA Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,443.72 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARK W Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $98,443.22 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JARCIA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $98,443.14 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINURKA, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $98,443.10 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARLOS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $98,441.83 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTRACCHIO, SALVATORE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $98,438.58 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $98,438.39 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLTENBORG, LOUIS B Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $98,437.84 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURABA, DONALD P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $98,437.71 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPSKI, DEBRA J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $98,437.33 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, JAMES H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,437.07 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JONATHAN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $98,436.15 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, COLLEEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $98,435.84 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, DONNA B Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $98,434.52 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON-JOHNSO, JACQUELINE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $98,434.38 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, HEATHER A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $98,431.80 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMAN-PORTER, JILL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,431.32 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, PATRICK J Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $98,430.89 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRA, GERALD L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $98,430.09 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICENS, RICARDO Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $98,429.45 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, DIANE RYAN Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $98,429.14 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEVEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,429.09 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HENRI Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $98,428.74 Date 02/28/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, KIMBERLY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $98,425.58 Date 04/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRAMBOISE, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,424.85 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTNER, THOMAS Employer name Rockland County Amount $98,422.46 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, BRYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,421.40 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHELETTI, DENISE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $98,421.38 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONADONNA, PETER R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,420.68 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, GUSTAVO Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,419.19 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ALMA F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $98,416.96 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PAUL R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $98,416.96 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIK, ANTHONY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,416.03 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEPFEL, KEVIN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $98,415.35 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $98,415.28 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CABE, KEVIN C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $98,414.71 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARBERG, DANIEL J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $98,414.00 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON-FOX, VIVIENNE H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $98,413.13 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $98,411.46 Date 05/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, DANIEL A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $98,411.02 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSARD, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,410.77 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORE, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $98,410.54 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NATALIE B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,410.30 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELIK, CAROL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $98,410.07 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAS, JOEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,409.81 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, REGINA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $98,408.94 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOITHAN, TIMOTHY S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $98,408.65 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $98,407.15 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, RONALD J Employer name Niagara County Amount $98,407.05 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANULAVICH, DANIEL T Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $98,406.95 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMA, MIECZYSLAW Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $98,406.78 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, STEPHEN C Employer name City of Troy Amount $98,403.85 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSELMAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $98,403.78 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, GERARDO B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $98,403.61 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABER, MORAIDE N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $98,403.56 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $98,403.40 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZWAN, AFREEN S Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $98,402.84 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $98,402.65 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, STUART A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,401.48 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOVIC, ROBERT N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,401.06 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $98,401.00 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLARD, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $98,400.53 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, PATRICIA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $98,400.10 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STANLEY W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $98,398.76 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JILLIAN S.W. Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $98,398.40 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINS, CELESTE Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $98,397.90 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAWALE, MODUPEOLA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $98,396.74 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JEFFREY J Employer name Village of Bath Amount $98,396.15 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, LOUIS Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $98,396.08 Date 04/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, SCOTT J G Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $98,393.67 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, ALLISON T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $98,393.65 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKHAM, KEVIN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $98,392.66 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, JOHN P Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $98,392.29 Date 03/15/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHENAUER, DAVID M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $98,392.26 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $98,390.97 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, MARGARET L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $98,390.17 Date 10/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKEL, VANESSA Employer name Department of State Amount $98,389.97 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, PAUL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $98,389.19 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, RAYMOND C Employer name Town of Greece Amount $98,388.70 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCEA, ROY K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $98,388.63 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDIVER, DEDRIAN B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $98,388.27 Date 03/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLY, RAFIOON N Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $98,387.94 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPUGNARO, JOHN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $98,387.53 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDLOW, AMY M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $98,387.22 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System