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 LONGO, NICHOLAS A, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $108,004.81 Date 05/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISO, AMERICO Employer name Rockland County Amount $108,004.81 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTEUX, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Rockland County Amount $108,004.79 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSEN, EDWARD T Employer name Rockland County Amount $108,004.76 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLY, SUNITA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,004.00 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTELO, BRYCE C Employer name Orange County Amount $108,003.79 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DONALD B, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $108,003.72 Date 08/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDO, JANNETTE M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $108,001.23 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,999.70 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, RANDY L Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $107,999.12 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONARD, SHAWN W Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $107,996.45 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRASSBURG, WILLIAM L, II Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $107,994.40 Date 06/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERG, KARL F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,993.29 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DAVID H Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $107,989.70 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELBER, JOEL A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $107,987.60 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, JACQUELINE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,987.60 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, DAVID F Employer name City of Albany Amount $107,984.76 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUORTO, CHARLENE T Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $107,983.15 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, LIZZY KUTTY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $107,982.48 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCZEK, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $107,981.09 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, THOMAS P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $107,981.03 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, KEITH J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $107,979.12 Date 11/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANT, FRANTZ F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,978.00 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTEN, GLEN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,977.29 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ENID Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $107,977.19 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVOLSI, ROBERT J Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $107,976.50 Date 03/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $107,975.11 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $107,972.70 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIPANI, NICHOLAS S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,972.32 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTT, JOHN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $107,970.65 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADCAN, JANSI V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,970.45 Date 12/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JOHN S Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $107,969.51 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, ERIC M Employer name Albany County Amount $107,967.66 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBACE, JACK F Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,966.85 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, REGINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,964.62 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, MICHAEL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,964.49 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBJAY, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,963.88 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, SHARON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,963.52 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPI, JOHN E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $107,962.69 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, ADRIENNE Employer name Rockland County Amount $107,958.90 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KURT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,958.88 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSE, KEITH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,957.78 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $107,954.88 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADAUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $107,954.16 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAVELL, RAYMOND P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $107,952.46 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFERY, ZAHEER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,952.00 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSETTA, KEITH P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,949.81 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEL, ANDREW A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,948.84 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, CLAUDE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $107,948.30 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERULLO, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,948.03 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZUMDER, AJOY R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,947.66 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, LEONARD F Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $107,947.41 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, KEVIN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,947.00 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASCO, CHRISTIAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,946.92 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, DENISE C Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $107,945.36 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOHN F Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $107,945.23 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, NAZAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,944.49 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSON, MATHEW Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,943.89 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DONALD L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $107,943.73 Date 03/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORDYSZYNSKI, RICHARD E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,943.35 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTS, BARRY C Employer name Wayne County Amount $107,942.41 Date 05/28/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIR, NARINDRA P Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $107,941.57 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ROSEMARY R Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $107,938.54 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $107,937.24 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOHN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $107,936.98 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, MAUREEN T Employer name Rockland County Amount $107,933.89 Date 07/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCEMASCOLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,933.62 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVASIA, ELSAMMA S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $107,933.01 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, ALYCE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $107,932.55 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLI, PHYLLIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,932.14 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DJENANE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,931.95 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, MARK J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $107,929.70 Date 05/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, WILLIAM D, DR Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $107,928.95 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JAY L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $107,928.21 Date 10/05/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCEWICZ, ARTHUR P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,927.64 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOWALL, JOHN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,927.60 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTORINO, LISA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $107,927.10 Date 12/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $107,920.99 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADY, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $107,920.49 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, SUSAN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $107,920.17 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, JASON A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,919.35 Date 01/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMERON, KARLENE N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,919.19 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, STEPHEN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,917.32 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TODD W Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $107,917.25 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELMAR, RENEE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $107,915.94 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JOHN E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $107,915.72 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGANICO, ANTHONY C Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $107,913.72 Date 11/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARMIENTO, JAVIER D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,913.53 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMODNA, ANN MARIE Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $107,912.84 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUPAL, JAMES M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,910.34 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHRLI, TERRANCE S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $107,909.88 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NZE, HELEN A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $107,909.56 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $107,906.98 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENNARD, BRIAN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $107,905.76 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC KINNON, THOMAS M Employer name Erie County Amount $107,903.42 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPERMAN, CYRIL Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $107,903.05 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKHOUKHA, ESSMA, MS Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,898.01 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DONNA B Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $107,897.92 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, RAYMOND Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,897.45 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,897.00 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System