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 VITALONE, SHARI L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,349.18 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,349.18 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $119,347.09 Date 02/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLARD, TROY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,347.03 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $119,346.17 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, RAYMOND L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $119,345.67 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHNIE, ERROL A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,344.28 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAM, ANTOINE J Employer name Department of Law Amount $119,342.28 Date 05/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMAN, MARC L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,340.00 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICKEY, DIANE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,338.39 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,337.38 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $119,337.05 Date 11/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ERICA R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $119,337.05 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, FRANCISCO J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,336.11 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIGRO, ANTHONY, IV Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,335.81 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DOREEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $119,335.72 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROBERT Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,331.19 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, GARY S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $119,324.58 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGUS, RICHARD J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $119,322.53 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, DELORES Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $119,321.72 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVER, WAYNE G, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,321.01 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, ANGEL M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $119,318.16 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCIO, TERRI L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,316.98 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALYOV, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $119,307.64 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNITY-ZAYAS, MARYFRANCES Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $119,303.92 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,301.99 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, PAUL Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $119,301.10 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVERNANTI, LINDA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $119,299.64 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARZ, LYNETTE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $119,299.49 Date 05/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANGEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,296.40 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYDINGS, LEO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,294.58 Date 05/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLEN, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,292.80 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESNAHAN, MATTHEW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,292.44 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, SONIA M Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $119,291.07 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, CELIN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,290.56 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANDREA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,288.43 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, OSCAR L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $119,287.00 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, STEPHEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,285.38 Date 03/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, JOSEPH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,284.84 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGAN, BRIDGET Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,284.19 Date 12/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NJOKU, ALEXANDER I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $119,284.02 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERT, ERIC J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $119,281.58 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWEIS, ADAM H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,281.47 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, YEESOON Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $119,278.88 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,278.81 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, RICHARD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,278.62 Date 02/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,278.24 Date 08/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, JAMES S Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,277.65 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, CATHERINE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $119,277.23 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIZHAKEPURAM, TESSY THAMPI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,275.99 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, GLORIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,275.43 Date 06/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, VAN E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $119,275.41 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $119,274.10 Date 12/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICCHIARIELLO, JASON C Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $119,270.56 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,270.36 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APPIAH, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,270.12 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,269.05 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEENEY, JAMES M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $119,268.23 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBER, JASON A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $119,268.12 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,265.15 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, RAYMOND Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $119,263.90 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ORLETTA, ANTHONY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,263.25 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOHN T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $119,261.17 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDANO, KIM F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $119,260.41 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDI, SENGOVA E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $119,260.31 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, CURTIS J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $119,260.29 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, LYDIA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,260.07 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMCKOWITZ, LORETTA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,258.46 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTINE, ANNE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $119,257.58 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CARLOS F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $119,257.29 Date 03/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, TAMESHA V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,256.90 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, MARJORIE L N Employer name Cornell University Amount $119,256.87 Date 11/21/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,255.60 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI CARPENTER, LAUREN A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $119,255.55 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENFSTUECK, ERIC K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,255.36 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUILTER, THOMAS J, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,253.52 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOMMESO, JEREMY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,252.68 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGREE, PATRICK R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,252.61 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITTA, JOHN J Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $119,252.34 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOZZELLI, SUSAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $119,249.18 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNECKE, GERARD F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $119,249.18 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, TERRI L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,249.18 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNON, BRIDGET A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,249.18 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELITO, SANDRA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $119,249.18 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,245.90 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDONO, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $119,244.47 Date 09/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, LEONARD R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $119,243.72 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, AMALIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $119,242.58 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAA, SHAWN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,241.92 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRAUDA, IAN K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,240.73 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGELS, URHO Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $119,238.93 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $119,238.40 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLE, MARGARET H Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $119,237.38 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KELLY, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $119,236.48 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, DAVID M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $119,234.12 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNINO, NANCY K Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $119,232.62 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEPHEN C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $119,232.62 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KEVIN S Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $119,232.62 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, GUY C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $119,232.62 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MATTHEW R Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $119,232.62 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System