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 NG, DARRYL W Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $116,603.16 Date 10/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINKUOTU, CAROLINE F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $116,600.70 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADAPLACKAL, BABY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,599.84 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MATTHEW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,596.93 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, BRIAN T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $116,595.43 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RILEY, CHARLES J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,593.32 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALALADE, DAYO A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $116,593.15 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MARGARET Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $116,592.61 Date 03/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUHOUN, SHARON A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $116,591.70 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVAO, GARY T, JR Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $116,591.69 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,590.62 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONARINE, GAIL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $116,590.37 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,589.89 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENTO, MARIO A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $116,588.43 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, JOHN W Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $116,588.00 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,587.93 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, SCOTT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,587.89 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANDISH, ALEXANDRA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $116,585.30 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, TONY D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,583.22 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RANDY J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $116,582.18 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, ANGELA Employer name Orange County Amount $116,579.83 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONDAK, DAVID G Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $116,579.58 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, DELORES F Employer name Orange County Amount $116,579.01 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SARAH L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $116,576.53 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, RUSSELL S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $116,576.53 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, MAX J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $116,576.53 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARD, A SCOTT Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $116,576.53 Date 10/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEW, LOIS ANN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $116,575.56 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MADALINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $116,569.74 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWASKI, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,569.54 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLAVOLPE, JUSTIN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,568.56 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHOENER, BRUCE H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,568.37 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CRAIG J Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $116,568.17 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNA, PHILIP J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $116,567.90 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, DOMINIC A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $116,567.35 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, PETER C Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $116,567.24 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COLLA, CAROLE R Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $116,566.18 Date 04/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, PATRICIA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $116,565.87 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, BRIAN K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,565.84 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, JILL S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $116,565.54 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDEMANN, THOMAS G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,565.25 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, JASON B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $116,563.23 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONZA, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,562.94 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISLA, OSVALDO Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $116,561.67 Date 11/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJAH, JOE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $116,561.55 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIORE, LEONARD G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $116,558.38 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLEOD, RAYMOND Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,557.08 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTCHLER, KIERAN T Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $116,555.84 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZOTTI, PATRICK C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,555.44 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAXTER, BRUCE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $116,555.21 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOM, EDMUND H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,551.78 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, SARA S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,548.49 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COX, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,548.35 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, TIMOTHY E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $116,547.85 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULAIS, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,547.64 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERO, GARY J Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $116,543.96 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELEN, JOSEPH L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,543.24 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, ROOSEVELT Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $116,542.93 Date 05/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, JUSTIN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,541.60 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GILIO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $116,539.98 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $116,539.87 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RICKY C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $116,539.00 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JAMES P Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $116,536.13 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DROZD, CHAD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,532.53 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEGA, ERNEST Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,531.79 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DENNIS C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $116,531.50 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVI, MICHELLE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANFRANCESCO, RAFFAELINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSEBY, BERIT H Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHERYL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, HAE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHURIN, SHAMEIKA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, ROBERT E Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,528.29 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, XAYMARA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,528.24 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYES, THOMAS R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,528.14 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUDINO, MARK A Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $116,524.35 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAISANO, ROBERT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,521.75 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARIAS, MARIO A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $116,518.98 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, KEITH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,518.14 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JOSEPH T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $116,516.50 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE FRUSCIO, DEAN J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $116,516.44 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLNER, TREVOR M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,515.70 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAUFFIGER, JAMES P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $116,513.51 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, BARBARA J Employer name Putnam County Amount $116,510.50 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $116,508.57 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, BERNARDO Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERA, LENA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELC, ROBERT A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, SALVATORE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILLUFFO, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, DIONNE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GILBERTO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $116,507.64 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JERRY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $116,507.64 Date 05/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $116,507.64 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, THOMAS H Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $116,507.64 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEWES, ERIC M Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $116,506.46 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHMAD, AZHAR Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $116,505.63 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETT, LARRY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $116,505.57 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOHN S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $116,503.73 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Rye Amount $116,502.50 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System