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 AMATETTI, ANTHONY T Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $122,293.21 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIMO, DAVID M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $122,291.78 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUBAH, NICOLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $122,290.72 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKRAVARTI, VIVEK Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $122,289.77 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAYLER, GERALD T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,288.17 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDACCIU, ANTHONY J, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,288.05 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YADLOVSKI, ERIC T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,287.81 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOHN R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $122,286.55 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFRANO, MICHAEL P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $122,286.52 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NORMA I Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $122,285.73 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, WILLIAM E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $122,285.35 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPELL, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $122,284.28 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, THERESA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $122,282.23 Date 09/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, DEREK C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $122,282.13 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATMAN, DENISE C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $122,282.10 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $122,275.60 Date 08/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VOY, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $122,272.80 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, ALTON S Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $122,269.47 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDEN, RYAN A Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $122,269.18 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAMON Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,267.15 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, FERNANDO C Employer name Putnam County Amount $122,266.34 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, EDWARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,265.69 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMMISA, JAYNE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,265.22 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGALLO, LISA J Employer name Education Department Amount $122,263.02 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, JOANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,256.30 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, CRAIG S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,251.41 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, ATIBA OM Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,245.54 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACHEE, DAVID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,245.13 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, ALLIE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $122,244.16 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $122,243.61 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTRACCO, MARCUS J Employer name Department of Law Amount $122,243.57 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, DAVID F Employer name Erie County Amount $122,242.52 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZ, CAROLYN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,240.58 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONNEMBO, JAMES J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,238.31 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HADJSTYLIANOS, JASON Z Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $122,235.30 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRRITTELLA, JAMES Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,234.29 Date 05/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, NEIL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,234.29 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNAGNI, LOUIS A Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $122,232.44 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODICO, JASON R Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $122,231.99 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISBELL, JOSEPH S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $122,231.76 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALKOVICH, SUSAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,231.02 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, ANTHONY V Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $122,230.60 Date 08/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APRILE, RALPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $122,229.96 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASKIELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $122,227.67 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLI, LORETTA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $122,225.51 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCER, CRAIG A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $122,223.13 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINK, MICHELLE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $122,219.25 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, NATHAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,218.49 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI DOMIZIO, FRANK, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $122,217.84 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ROSANNE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $122,213.42 Date 06/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, JOSEPH L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $122,211.66 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, JOHN E, JR Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $122,210.32 Date 09/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWELL, SHIRLEY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $122,209.94 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, DIANE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $122,208.90 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ORONZO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,206.97 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARINO E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $122,205.25 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINKO, STEPHEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,205.20 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFETT, R TORY Employer name Town of Greece Amount $122,204.88 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,204.78 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, DONALD A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $122,201.29 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIDAR, ANKAJ Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $122,198.14 Date 03/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, TERRY W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,196.53 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAGY, ANDREW Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $122,195.28 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRENRICH, ROBERT S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,194.63 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JOHN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,190.56 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANOTTO, LEONARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $122,190.31 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, MELVIN I Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $122,190.04 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTIGAN, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $122,186.83 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LJILJANICH, DEREK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,186.77 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, LARRY S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $122,184.84 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, ANDREW J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $122,182.97 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, ERIC Employer name Westchester County Amount $122,181.54 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $122,177.73 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, JAMES P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $122,176.11 Date 11/09/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, GERARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $122,176.11 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $122,176.11 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARUDSKY, JOHN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $122,176.11 Date 09/28/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, PETER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $122,175.33 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVRAN, SANDOR P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,174.00 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, VINCENT C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $122,174.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANELLO, DOMINICK A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $122,172.57 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, KEITH C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,171.69 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRYVER, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $122,171.54 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMASNEY, PAUL M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $122,171.32 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CAMERON J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $122,171.29 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, ELIOT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $122,166.20 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DAVID M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $122,165.75 Date 05/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAYIZZI, JOSEPH N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $122,164.93 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEELY, ROBERT Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $122,164.04 Date 10/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARNHAM, MATTHEW M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $122,162.29 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, PAUL A Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $122,161.59 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHOR, GEORGE S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $122,161.13 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DANIEL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $122,160.03 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLVIN, JAYSON H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,158.60 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTILL, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $122,157.94 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARBOLINO, LOUIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $122,154.11 Date 12/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $122,152.99 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $122,151.50 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEBITETTO, JOHN E Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $122,150.00 Date 09/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNER, KAREN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $122,149.83 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System