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.

Clear Search
Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name JONES, BOBBY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,550.47 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADINENI, VENKATA S R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,548.96 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY-BURROWS, HELEN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $121,547.74 Date 07/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARZYMIESO, CORTNEY B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $121,547.72 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONG, TRENT C Employer name Rockland County Amount $121,547.71 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLE, PATRICK J Employer name Rockland County Amount $121,547.70 Date 06/19/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, DAISY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,547.39 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFORTE, ANNELIESE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,544.77 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NUTT, KEVIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,540.33 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFY, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Southold Amount $121,539.02 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, DIANA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $121,538.85 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKI, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $121,537.91 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLD, STEVE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,537.02 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARRYL A Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $121,535.73 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, DARREN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,530.91 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCA, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,525.20 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARATTA, DONALD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,524.31 Date 08/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, NIGEL M A Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,522.47 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUQUIS, MARC S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $121,520.29 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHARF, JEAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $121,519.50 Date 06/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $121,518.85 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, DANIEL T Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $121,517.50 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, HAROLD L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $121,515.52 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERDY, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $121,514.81 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, ROBERT M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $121,509.16 Date 11/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEATH, ALICE D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,507.10 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLAR, PAUL C Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $121,506.33 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, AARON L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $121,505.10 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, MARY JANE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $121,505.08 Date 11/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDREICH, CATHERINE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $121,504.42 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURZINSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,504.40 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWANSEN, DENISE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,503.38 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIE, MORGAN A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $121,501.74 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, JAMES G Employer name Rockland County Amount $121,501.50 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDUC, PAULETTE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $121,500.24 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, JEFFREY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $121,500.24 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIM, LISA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $121,500.24 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYED, SALEEM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,498.00 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, ALBERT S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $121,495.07 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIODATI, FRANCESCO Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $121,492.61 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, WILLIAM F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $121,490.10 Date 06/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ERIC C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,487.44 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, JEREMY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,486.90 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIRADO, MANUEL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $121,484.93 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTARATHIL, KOCHURANI G Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $121,480.49 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMRADE, FRANCIS V Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $121,479.81 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABISCA, JACKSON P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $121,479.38 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, ELIZABETH K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $121,477.90 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $121,477.14 Date 04/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODER, DAVID S Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $121,476.01 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZMAN, ARTHUR R Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,475.77 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUSSICK, MICHAEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,475.03 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, DANIELLE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,473.62 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORNSCHEIN, JOHN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $121,473.53 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANEG, JEFFREY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,472.83 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITOLA, DANIEL M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,470.18 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBASSO, FRANCIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,467.31 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $121,466.92 Date 07/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, TERRY E, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $121,466.47 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,465.72 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ELEANOR M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $121,465.27 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, WALTER F, III Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $121,464.73 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, QIUHUA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $121,464.29 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, EDWARD Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $121,461.53 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, GEORGE R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,460.50 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,459.39 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLANY, SEAN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $121,454.84 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE-PERRY, GRACE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $121,451.89 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,451.70 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, VERNON L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $121,450.11 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, CRAIG T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,449.70 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEPHANIE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,449.50 Date 08/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINUZZA, MARCUS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,448.24 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODA, DAVID A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $121,446.15 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, MOURAD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,446.00 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTIS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,444.44 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, QING-YU Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,444.44 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHALL, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $121,438.21 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELONE, JOSEPH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,437.52 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDRIE, BRETT A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $121,435.90 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEIGH-BRACEY, BRIDGET Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,433.44 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KERRA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,433.42 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMBARDELLA, MARIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,427.00 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, CHRISTINA T Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,425.98 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, SUSAN H Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,425.97 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, JOHN B Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $121,425.58 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, PETER H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $121,425.20 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHT, SUSAN R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,419.35 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, DENNIS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,419.11 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROSS, TODD D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,419.06 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROLON, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $121,417.07 Date 06/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRILLI-ROBLES, KATIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,416.54 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBE, JAY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,414.89 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROSE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $121,412.82 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DEBRA J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $121,411.16 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, HELEN K Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $121,410.16 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAST, JEFFREY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,409.57 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUER, BRIAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,408.80 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZA, MATTHEW Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,408.40 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEO, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $121,407.16 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System