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 MOSCHETTA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,496.74 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBACH, ROSEMARY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,495.69 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, TODD M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $112,495.07 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHR, RALPH M Employer name Erie County Amount $112,493.29 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, STEPHANIE G Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $112,493.18 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABSOLOM, GLENN H Employer name Erie County Amount $112,493.14 Date 10/28/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,492.75 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,492.10 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, OWEIN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,492.10 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKELL, DUANE A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $112,485.58 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON-WILLIAMS, ANDREA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $112,485.42 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, NICOLE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $112,484.34 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,483.54 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZIER, ROBERT J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,482.35 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORN, KAREN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,481.75 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JN-LOUIS, WILFORD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $112,478.29 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABU-GHALLOUS, JAMAL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,476.00 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTEIN, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,476.00 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBZAN, ISAAK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,476.00 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ANTONY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,476.00 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAN, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,476.00 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, BARBARA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,473.73 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINER, LISA Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,473.24 Date 06/09/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZENZO, FRANK M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $112,471.87 Date 12/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHN, JOHN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,471.31 Date 10/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHN, KEVIN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,470.77 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $112,470.58 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBERMAN, DONNA G Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,467.73 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SUSAN C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $112,467.26 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDINEER, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $112,467.12 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAISLEY, JANICE P Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $112,467.00 Date 09/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, JAMES M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $112,466.27 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, JUDITH E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,464.81 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,462.95 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARTAL, ORNA Z Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,462.61 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, HENRY, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,462.22 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARVIN, CURTIS R Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $112,462.15 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, BLANCA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,459.91 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTVRINA, JOHN R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,459.76 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKENSON, P BRYON Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,459.54 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $112,458.72 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAASARANI, MOHAMED A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,457.20 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTADT, RANDY Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $112,454.52 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTABANO, SARAH L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $112,452.84 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,452.53 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLEN, DAVID R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,450.80 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ROBERT R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,450.00 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, THOMAS C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $112,447.60 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SCOTT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,447.42 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBIN, GILLE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $112,445.43 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES P Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,444.16 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEHBRING, KEVIN W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,443.75 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, DALTON W Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $112,443.49 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,443.40 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WU, SHARON Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $112,439.70 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLEON, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $112,438.36 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, GERALDINE M Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $112,438.25 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, DANIEL V Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $112,437.64 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, JOSEPH Employer name City of Rye Amount $112,432.54 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERMAN, MITCHELL Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,431.93 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JOSEPH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,430.59 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, KENRIC K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,430.25 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADSEN, CHARLES J, IV Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,430.15 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWON, ROBERT O Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $112,429.93 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACAL JIMENEZ, RAFAEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,428.82 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHAN, JAMES G Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $112,428.58 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $112,427.30 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERO, VINCENT D, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,427.09 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEFFERIES, JAMES L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $112,425.93 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASO, ANDREA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $112,425.90 Date 02/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL, HENRY A, JR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,423.91 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPAJ, ERIC S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,421.79 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, LISA J Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $112,419.52 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELINSKI, JOSEPH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,418.11 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEBER, FRANK H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $112,416.95 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMAN, REBECCA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $112,416.20 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, JULIET P Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $112,415.51 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, MARVIN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $112,415.20 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIAVALLE, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,414.49 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $112,412.48 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGYEMAN, KWAKU B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $112,412.04 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BEATRIZ Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,411.83 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, WILLIAM L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $112,411.59 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENK, JEFFREY R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,410.95 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, RENELL WILDER Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $112,409.32 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPASQUALE, PATRICIA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $112,406.42 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, DINO Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $112,403.36 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATANASIO, JOSEPH Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $112,402.91 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILOH, GIRARD H Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $112,402.59 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ROBERT A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,401.51 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOUSS, STEPHANIE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $112,401.01 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBASCIANI, NICOLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,400.36 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEPHEN E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,399.35 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASICK, THOMAS S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,398.80 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMENDOLA, KELLY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,396.75 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, STEVEN F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $112,394.42 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, CHRISTIAN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $112,394.37 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODI, ARSENE M Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $112,394.27 Date 05/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANGIO, STEVEN R Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $112,389.46 Date 10/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,388.97 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System