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 DIMINO, MARK J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $108,488.91 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURRIER, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $108,488.60 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULICK, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $108,488.23 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAUDIOSO, JOHN J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $108,487.29 Date 08/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,487.24 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TETZLAFF, SHAWN T Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $108,487.21 Date 08/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Gates Amount $108,485.50 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ODIERNO, JILLIAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,483.90 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIMA, SALVADOR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,483.46 Date 12/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KERRY B Employer name Albany County Amount $108,482.25 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ROBIN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,481.48 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHIANO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,479.53 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTHAPPAN, ALEX K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,478.30 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $108,475.92 Date 02/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,473.72 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT N Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $108,473.22 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIETSCHIER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $108,473.22 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATLES, NANCY G Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $108,473.22 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CAROL ANN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $108,473.22 Date 09/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TROY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $108,473.22 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRAZZO, KAREN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $108,473.22 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIDAL MARY, C L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $108,473.22 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, JULIE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $108,472.69 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGENDY, ABDEL-FTTAH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,472.00 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBINO, PHILLIP J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,471.91 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,471.61 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, KEVIN J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $108,470.52 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHIENZI, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $108,470.43 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, LISA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $108,470.11 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREA, MICHAEL P Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $108,469.18 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, SUZANNE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $108,468.92 Date 03/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, TIFFANY N Employer name Orange County Amount $108,466.35 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEITH F Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $108,463.14 Date 01/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALADINO, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,461.94 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBU, VICTOR U Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,460.88 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENCARNACION, EDWARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,460.24 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, ANITRA M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $108,457.49 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSON, MICHELLE AD Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,456.51 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLE, SIDNEY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $108,455.34 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,454.19 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ELIZABETH G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $108,452.01 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,449.10 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KEVIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,448.72 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSHART, PAUL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,447.96 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPPE, KENNETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,447.00 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,447.00 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSINO, LANCE V Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,446.93 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, ADAM M Employer name Village of Walden Amount $108,445.75 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMMERMAN, ALISA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $108,445.70 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,445.51 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, LATI E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,445.02 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,444.52 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, KENNETH Employer name Village of Depew Amount $108,443.98 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IAMMATTEO, DANIELLE L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $108,443.82 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, RONNIE P Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $108,442.41 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEY, PATRICK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,442.06 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLA, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,440.76 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOOLE, TIMOTHY D Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $108,439.90 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERON, TERESA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,439.83 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDANO, JAMES A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $108,439.47 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, BARBARA LYNN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,438.89 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEREK A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $108,437.10 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEKERT, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $108,436.65 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDO, THOMAS C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $108,436.57 Date 08/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, EDWARD Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $108,435.46 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURSTHORN, ERIC J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $108,435.08 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, JASON H Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $108,434.71 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARELLA, ANTHONY R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $108,434.48 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SAVINDER P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $108,433.36 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, DANIEL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,431.76 Date 11/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAFAYEVA, LYUBOV Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $108,431.67 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SARAH H Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $108,428.35 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNER-DOYLE, PAULA Employer name Education Department Amount $108,425.73 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, ANNE P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $108,424.88 Date 04/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,424.81 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $108,423.21 Date 02/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSIEH, HORNG-RUEY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,420.00 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARFINIK, PETER A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,419.66 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPICCHIONI, FRANCINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,419.17 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZLINGER, HELENE T Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $108,418.85 Date 09/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAMINATHAN, JYOTI Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $108,418.74 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, CLAUDE C Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $108,415.33 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTORIUS, PAUL R Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $108,415.02 Date 09/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ERICA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,414.44 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDACI, CHRISTINE R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $108,413.79 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ORIO, PAUL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,413.32 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINONES, HECTOR A Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $108,412.57 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, DEIRDRE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $108,411.65 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, FRANK M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,411.44 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, ROBERT M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $108,409.83 Date 12/10/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, GORDON K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $108,409.67 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGSWORTH, DORIS U Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $108,409.42 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, ROBIN J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,409.42 Date 12/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCUM, WILLIAM G Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $108,409.42 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESWORTHY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,409.42 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLI, KYLE P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,405.57 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURCIN, RONALD D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $108,405.51 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEACH, WILLIAM T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $108,404.84 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PESCE, RICHARD L Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,402.19 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MATTHEW C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,401.37 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System