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 BRETSCHER, CAROL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $114,116.52 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLODNER, BARBARA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $114,116.52 Date 02/10/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGALOS, PETER Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $114,116.52 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, PEGGY M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $114,116.52 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JOHNNY K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,111.92 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN-GALANTE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $114,110.57 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTI, BRIAN R Employer name Erie County Amount $114,110.15 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELISZ, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $114,108.14 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TASHA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $114,107.76 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GEORGE R, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $114,107.35 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBEREND, DENNIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,107.02 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSCIGNO, PAUL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,106.23 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVINO, NANCY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,105.09 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,104.75 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAREL, SHERRY L Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $114,100.75 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLA, TALEB M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $114,100.71 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANBORN, CHARLES E, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,100.33 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, DOMINIC A Employer name Rockland County Amount $114,096.78 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, LIONEL F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $114,094.94 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $114,093.99 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, RUSSELL P Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $114,093.58 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGURELLI, TERESA P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,093.30 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, THOMAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,093.13 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, LAWRENCE W Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $114,091.08 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL RIO, EDWARD Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $114,089.45 Date 09/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFENSTEINER, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Scotia Amount $114,087.88 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHIE, SHARON G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $114,082.71 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSHFIELD, GARY M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $114,082.66 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINI, ROBERT V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $114,081.14 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRUBIA, FREDERICK J, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,081.04 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, CLIFTON K Employer name Orange County Amount $114,076.78 Date 07/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, HARLAN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $114,076.74 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETLINGER, LAURA Employer name Department of Law Amount $114,075.00 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTRO, AARON Q Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,074.18 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CAROLYN J Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $114,073.38 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, MARC A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $114,072.34 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, MARGARET O Employer name Department of Health Amount $114,072.11 Date 09/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, MARY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,072.07 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALESCI, CRYSTAL L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $114,071.26 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDOT, IRENE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $114,068.50 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALOTICO, LOUIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,067.64 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENAIME, CLAUTILDE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $114,066.93 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, DAVID L, JR Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $114,066.01 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, THELMA C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $114,062.54 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, PEDRO R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $114,062.27 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, STEPHEN D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,061.10 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEIFER, BRUCE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,058.56 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIRELLO, SCOTT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,057.90 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBOY, MARITZA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $114,057.76 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, FRANCIS R Employer name Greenlawn Water District Amount $114,055.50 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARATO, SUSAN A Employer name Education Department Amount $114,054.79 Date 05/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, ELISA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $114,050.50 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, SUSAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,049.52 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONERA, ADAM J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,048.97 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLS, STEVEN P Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $114,048.16 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYKA, GLENN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,046.03 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, LYNDA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $114,043.58 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINDOE, PEARL U R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $114,042.48 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, ARIC T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $114,041.23 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, KEVIN D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,041.18 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDATTEL, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $114,040.23 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, JESSICA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $114,039.84 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGOLD, JEANETTE M Employer name Buffalo Fiscal Stab Auth Amount $114,038.57 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSINSKI, FRANK J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $114,038.42 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JOSHUA D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,037.99 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAGLIALATELA, EDWARD F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,036.98 Date 05/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HILDA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,036.00 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRUSSO, MARIA R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $114,029.99 Date 06/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $114,027.56 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JOHN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $114,026.25 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMP, THOMAS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,024.79 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $114,023.79 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISLER, DAVID P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,022.70 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBERTUBBESING, EDWARD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $114,022.66 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIA, RICHARD P, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,022.14 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, BRODERICK L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,019.22 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURVIS, JANICE P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $114,017.28 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, JOHNSON C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $114,017.28 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEHATA, MOHAMED R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $114,016.91 Date 04/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JAMES A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $114,016.23 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, JEFFREY A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $114,015.71 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIULO, RALPH E Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $114,014.94 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARRAH, DANIEL T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $114,013.90 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORMAN, RONALD J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $114,011.98 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,011.90 Date 12/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MICHELE M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $114,009.37 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESAI, PRIYANKA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $114,007.93 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DAVID J Employer name Livingston County Amount $114,006.88 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVA, TAMMY I Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $114,005.22 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENTZ, BRIAN T Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $114,004.81 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, VIRGINIA F Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $114,003.08 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,002.65 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, DAVID L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $114,001.09 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $114,000.72 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNARDO, RAYMOND M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $114,000.12 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $114,000.00 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLE, JOSEPH D Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $114,000.00 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JACQUELINE A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $113,999.31 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACAVAS, ELENA Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $113,999.19 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, JOSEPH T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,998.44 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System