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 MILLS, GEORGE Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $107,422.09 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSS, MATTHEW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,421.85 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULVEY, JUDE BREARTON Employer name Department of Health Amount $107,420.41 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZYK, NANCY E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $107,420.12 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAHAGUN, YOLANDA F Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $107,420.04 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, ERIK M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,419.97 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAFT, CHARLES F, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $107,419.89 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANNSDOERFER, ANN S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $107,419.75 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, KAREN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,414.84 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTIGROSSI, NICOLE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,414.84 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SCHAVON R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,414.84 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLERIANI, SAM L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,414.84 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KARA E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,414.84 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, MICHAEL L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,414.84 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMON, JOHN D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,414.84 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, BARTLE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,414.84 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, JUDITH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,414.84 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,414.84 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACHINO, SAM P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,414.84 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLI, NICHOLAS, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,414.38 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BARRY A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $107,412.30 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOPETU, AKINYEMI A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $107,411.57 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOTTO, JOSEPH P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,411.08 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, FRANK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,410.79 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROVOST, PAUL E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $107,409.25 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VELLE, KELLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $107,408.90 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERLEIN, MARK C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $107,408.88 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, EVERETT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,408.79 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHEED, AMEEN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $107,408.39 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAL, DAVID Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $107,407.97 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Middletown Amount $107,407.83 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLOCKOW, JAMIE M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $107,406.45 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSSI, CHRISTINA S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $107,404.88 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANDREA, JASON R Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,401.51 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTEEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,399.09 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSY, M THOTTANKARAMAL JOSHY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $107,396.35 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $107,394.08 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, PAUL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,393.26 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,392.68 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALDO, LAUREN S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,391.35 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREGORY, HELEN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $107,389.62 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, JOHN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,389.61 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHLMANN, JUSTIN J Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $107,388.09 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RONALD E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $107,385.93 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, DOMINICK D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,384.00 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADERLI, ERIC D Employer name Erie County Amount $107,383.32 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, HANG Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $107,382.00 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSO, JOSEPH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $107,382.00 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINHEIRO, OSCAR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $107,382.00 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPOLI, JAMES T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $107,382.00 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $107,380.68 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN-BUTHMANN, DONNA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $107,380.64 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ-FOERSTER, EMILY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,379.93 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JOHN D Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $107,379.76 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, EDWARD Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $107,379.49 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, JACOB Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,379.40 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-KOLISKI, LISA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,378.68 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DIANE P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $107,378.44 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPERNO, JILL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $107,378.24 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, DEAN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $107,377.39 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, MICHAEL W Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $107,377.20 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABLE, JEFFREY C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $107,376.29 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIUOLO, VINCENT W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,371.10 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMARINO, EDWARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,368.70 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLANTE, DOREEN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $107,367.65 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUECKER, TYSON E Employer name City of Albany Amount $107,367.61 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JOSEPH T Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $107,366.87 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPKA, RYAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,366.27 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, WILLIAM M Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $107,366.08 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOX, STACY R Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,365.77 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATTY L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $107,364.62 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, GREGORY T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $107,363.87 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADNER, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $107,363.85 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, JAMES T Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $107,363.40 Date 02/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOEY, BARRY B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,362.80 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERHOFF, LEONARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,361.99 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH, ANGELA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $107,361.96 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ROGER J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $107,361.04 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HNATIW, PAUL J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $107,358.74 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUTE, DOMINIQUE Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $107,357.80 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUVER, THOMAS O Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $107,357.52 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANELL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $107,354.83 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $107,354.72 Date 08/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARZOLA, DAVID G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,354.61 Date 03/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, YVONNE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,353.35 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRECHETTE, DANIEL E Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $107,352.21 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELKIN, BEBE HUSSAIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,351.68 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, FRANKLIN A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,351.52 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TRENT L Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,351.36 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, DUSTIN J Employer name Orange County Amount $107,350.48 Date 10/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARDER, FRANCES B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $107,350.36 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, RICHARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,349.31 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, ALEX D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,348.47 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUCKDASCHEL, MICHAEL O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,347.72 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GIRR, MICHAEL J Employer name Ulster County Amount $107,347.01 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, STEVEN C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,345.27 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, CLARENCE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,343.66 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, TERRENCE D Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $107,343.14 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOON, CHARLES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,342.73 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEA, JAMES P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,340.25 Date 09/23/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System