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 LODICO, PHILIP J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,287.34 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON WERGERS, MARY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,287.34 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURGA, ROBERT L Employer name Education Department Amount $112,287.34 Date 06/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, THOMAS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $112,287.34 Date 01/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBARI, JOHN J, JR Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,287.34 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAETTENSCHWILLER, INEZ MARIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $112,287.34 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, LAWRENCE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASSMAN, GEORGE A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMBELLA, CORY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JULIO M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIGSTEIN, KENNETH I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, DAVID F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIK, STEVEN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGENBOGEN, ADAM Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, D JEFFREY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILK, GEOFFREY F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,287.34 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUITT, DOROTHY Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $112,286.68 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNGEN, DANIEL Employer name Rockland County Amount $112,284.65 Date 07/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, JEFFREY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $112,278.63 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIGNON, PAUL H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,278.30 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, PETER S, JR Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $112,278.15 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISENSCHMIDT, ERIC K Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $112,278.13 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINCKE, MATTHEW D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,277.41 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULRICH, ROBERT H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,276.61 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONETY, SEAN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $112,276.48 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEFLER, JAMES W, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $112,275.60 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $112,274.88 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KATHLEEN B Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $112,273.98 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULYMA, STEPHANIE I Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $112,273.63 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAD, BENJAMIN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $112,271.39 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, JOHN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $112,270.04 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALSKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,269.02 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JAMES M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,268.91 Date 07/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINT, CARLENE S Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $112,268.74 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $112,268.74 Date 12/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINONES, THOMAS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $112,267.40 Date 03/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARANTA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,267.40 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAL-DOWNS, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $112,267.02 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,265.43 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, MONICA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,263.32 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KENNETH J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,262.15 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, ANTONELLO V Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,261.80 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOLAN, BRENDAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,261.08 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,261.08 Date 03/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIVOSTA, GEORGE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,260.40 Date 12/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, THOMAS J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $112,259.17 Date 08/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, PAUL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,258.92 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADZIGEORGIOU, LEO E Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $112,258.79 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KATHLEEN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $112,258.03 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, CRAIG Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $112,257.83 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUILLACIOTI, LEWIS M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $112,254.33 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,249.35 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, REBECCA C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $112,248.12 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULKINS, PATRICIA A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $112,247.53 Date 07/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, DAVID Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $112,246.77 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHMERIGA, AURELIYA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $112,246.33 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIDDI, THEODORE G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,245.55 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, JESSE P Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $112,245.30 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAKA, KATHLEEN Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $112,245.30 Date 08/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVEIROS, KARL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,245.17 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, STEVEN J Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $112,244.98 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANELLA, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,242.89 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRENDA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $112,242.60 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESS, DALE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,241.64 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YATES, CAROLE W Employer name Education Department Amount $112,240.45 Date 06/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, ANDREW A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $112,239.14 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, JOHN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,238.34 Date 09/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIAR, STACEY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,238.05 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COONEY, SCOTT P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $112,235.31 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, NEIL R, JR Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $112,232.83 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, SHAUN L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,232.11 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $112,231.64 Date 11/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLIG, DAVID S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,230.98 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JEROME E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $112,230.97 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABOZNY, DAVID E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $112,230.74 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDA, JUAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,229.90 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEBYAH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $112,229.78 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOS, MARK J Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $112,229.32 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERCH, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,229.23 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KENNETH J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,229.12 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DOREN, NOREEN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,229.12 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, DONGRONG Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $112,228.72 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, TIMOTHY K Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $112,226.62 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALES, PETER E Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $112,225.44 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, MICHELLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,222.48 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LAQUETA Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,222.45 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, MARSHA L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $112,221.48 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, CHRISTA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,220.54 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, RICHARD CHARLES Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $112,218.21 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTONE, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $112,218.00 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCOMBE, HAZEL-ANN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $112,217.89 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, EILEEN S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $112,217.82 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $112,216.01 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, ANNE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,210.99 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,207.31 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARGIONE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $112,206.08 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDETTI, RAYMOND P Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,204.98 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, BROOKE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,200.62 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KIRK A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $112,199.87 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, ROBERT Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,199.12 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System