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 DE VITA, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,348.43 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMANDT, TIMOTHY F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $130,342.62 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,342.22 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDA, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,341.37 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KEEGAN, RONALD J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $130,340.57 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINING, THOMAS E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $130,338.20 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKEY, JON R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,336.61 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGELETTA, RALPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,336.22 Date 01/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,334.07 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CABE, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $130,333.42 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPION, KENNETH S Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $130,333.20 Date 01/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRI, CHERYL E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $130,331.90 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $130,330.58 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONIN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $130,329.39 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYCHE, AMOS J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,329.10 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROSBY, JOHN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,328.13 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMIRALL, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $130,327.51 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGUIOLO, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $130,324.63 Date 07/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, GIOVANNI Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $130,323.77 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, ENID N Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,320.53 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANTONATOS, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,319.01 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PISANO, RUTHANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,318.79 Date 02/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHANDAKAR, SHUAIB M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $130,318.66 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, GARY K Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $130,315.78 Date 01/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,314.43 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, HUGHETTE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,313.91 Date 10/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIOLA, MARIA LUZ E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $130,309.81 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTICOLA, THOMAS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,309.67 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTE, VINCENT Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,307.09 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROANE, BRADLEY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,304.46 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CLAYTON C, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,304.15 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, CHIA JEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,304.00 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSILLA, EDWARD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,303.73 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, PAUL K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $130,303.00 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMBACH, THOMAS E Employer name Rockland County Amount $130,302.07 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, VINCENT P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,300.69 Date 10/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLINO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $130,299.54 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, SEAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,299.03 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHOUR, MARCUS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,296.85 Date 11/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCERI, MARIA Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $130,296.21 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, WILLIAM D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,294.38 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Putnam County Amount $130,286.10 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, RAYMOND T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $130,285.80 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRGE, BRADLEY S Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $130,283.75 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, RUTH E Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $130,273.03 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, STEPHEN J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $130,271.01 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,268.77 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DULKIEWICZ, RYAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,267.94 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLT, DAVID P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,267.27 Date 10/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, ALLEN E Employer name Ulster County Amount $130,266.78 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, CHITRA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,266.58 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, DARLENE R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $130,265.97 Date 04/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, SETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,261.80 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZAM, ABU S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $130,260.21 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JOSEPH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,260.00 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPLER, GEORGE W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $130,259.06 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEACH, DEBRA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,257.20 Date 08/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, ROBERT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,254.37 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, SALVATORE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,250.73 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, FREDERICK L, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $130,249.42 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, EBEN R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $130,249.08 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTIGNANO, MARIE F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $130,248.46 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDHI, PREETHAM Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $130,246.89 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIINA, DAVID J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $130,246.41 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCESCO, MARCI A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,244.40 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKDESCHEL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $130,242.67 Date 02/09/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGWOOD, KIMBERLY E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $130,239.76 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DEAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $130,239.73 Date 06/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATLETTI, LAWRENCE J Employer name Orange County Amount $130,239.58 Date 03/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALIN, AXEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,237.96 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,235.73 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, THOMAS G Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,234.14 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $130,233.87 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ERICK T Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,233.61 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, YOLANDA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,232.39 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, WENDY R Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $130,232.27 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, MELISSA R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $130,230.24 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARVIN, ERIK R Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $130,229.15 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUMMERS HAMILTON, LUTHER P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $130,224.71 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,223.65 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ALLAN J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $130,222.80 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANYO, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,222.55 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWIFT, NATHAN C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $130,222.26 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASZKOWSKA, CATHERINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $130,220.22 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, CATHERINE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $130,217.32 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLES, DEBBIE Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $130,214.12 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGER, JOSEPH S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,213.29 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHANEMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $130,209.42 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $130,208.98 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZE, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,207.15 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,205.48 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYAPONG, LAWRENCIA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $130,201.75 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDEMANN, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $130,200.92 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,200.81 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRIGITTE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,200.67 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNO, ROBERT P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $130,197.04 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUECK, STEVEN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,196.71 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VALLEE, DIANE Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,196.70 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAUN, THOMAS M, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,193.62 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCYSHYN, SAMUEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $130,189.08 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System