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 ONWUAZO, EDITH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,993.50 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, GREG D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,982.88 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICH, DAVID H Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,981.06 Date 03/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, MARCUS G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $129,979.99 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, MAXINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,973.48 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,972.08 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SICINA, CRAIG R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,971.08 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEEL, NAN R Employer name Center Moriches Public Library Amount $129,969.60 Date 04/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KENNETH H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $129,968.68 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOPADA, JOSEPH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,966.86 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILLON, JAMES M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $129,962.70 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARY ANN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $129,960.32 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISKY, GREGORY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,954.04 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIBANSENG, THYLAKONE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,952.19 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETRZAK, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,947.11 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUBAIRU, ALUSINE K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,944.10 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BRAMER, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,943.87 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEHL, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,942.57 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLMULLER, ALICE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $129,939.68 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, DAVID M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $129,939.68 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, DENNIS, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $129,938.29 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,935.52 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PETER C. Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,934.65 Date 05/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERRITT, HOWARD J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $129,927.06 Date 12/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOKE, JUDITH S Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $129,923.75 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, IAN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,920.44 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYFE, PETER C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,920.44 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARINTHOLIL, FRANCIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,920.41 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHL, DOROTHY E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $129,916.48 Date 05/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANELLI, FRANK M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $129,916.19 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KEVIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,916.17 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JAMES W Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $129,914.84 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,914.82 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARIELLO, MARYANN L Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $129,912.42 Date 09/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPRIMA, ANTHONY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,911.89 Date 10/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, HOLLY W Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $129,910.54 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIN, NAEEM U Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,910.29 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASCO, ROBERT Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $129,910.22 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, ANTOINE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,910.10 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, PATRICK Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,908.87 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLRODT, STEPHEN D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $129,907.79 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANENZA, JOSEPH V Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,906.34 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLER, RANDY Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $129,903.97 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, MARK T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,903.43 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILEO, PAUL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,902.83 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, KELLY A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $129,897.58 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,895.58 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, JUSTIN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,890.02 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARINA, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $129,888.91 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBLOOM, ADAM L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,885.60 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, MICHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,877.55 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUKERJI, MEGAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,877.51 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUST, ROBERT S Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,875.71 Date 10/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGER, JOSH K Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $129,875.20 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, PATRICK A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $129,873.19 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, PETER A Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $129,872.09 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNAZZONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $129,870.73 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,870.07 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIN, JEH-HONG Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $129,870.04 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELD, JODI A Employer name Department of Law Amount $129,868.44 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, BRIAN C Employer name City of Albany Amount $129,868.21 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOTOCKI, PETER J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,868.16 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCLEMONT, TIMOTHY T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $129,867.87 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKSIONAU, ALIAKSANDR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $129,863.95 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINO, AUGUST C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $129,863.40 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORTOSO, TRICIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,856.10 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSINAGA, ALDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,853.50 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIKAS, GEORGE W Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $129,851.11 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCARIA, THOMAS A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $129,840.80 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,839.76 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, JASON P Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $129,839.40 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENZO, JOSEPH G Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $129,837.20 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, GREGORY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,835.77 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SUSAN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $129,835.36 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, ALEX A Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $129,830.58 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,830.08 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, JACQUELINE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $129,828.98 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YUANZI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,828.40 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKAS, SPIROS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,825.50 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSHEIMER, MATTHEW K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,825.20 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAGLIONE, JOHN F Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $129,822.60 Date 05/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $129,821.26 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICE, EDWARD Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $129,817.53 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LENNOX D Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,814.90 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,814.00 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, EDWARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,811.13 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILBERT, WALTER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,810.00 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTASI, ALDO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,802.45 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUNAY, JAMES H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,802.40 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FETZER, RICHARD C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,801.57 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,796.53 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODNER-WALKER, SHARON E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $129,794.72 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEZADA, FEDERICO E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,793.52 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITARELLA, SUSAN F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,792.93 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFLER, PATRICK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $129,791.36 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDO, MATTHEW J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $129,790.84 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,789.85 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,789.37 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISLOCKY, GEORGE D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $129,788.44 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, KEVIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,786.84 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System