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 MATROSE, BRIAN E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $105,821.89 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU, KAI TUNG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,821.00 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JOSHUA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $105,820.94 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KELLY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,820.00 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, SUSAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,819.11 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, GREGORY H Employer name Genesee County Amount $105,818.66 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEHAYN, ROSEMARIE A Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $105,818.60 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, DANIEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,818.00 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACUM, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $105,817.44 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $105,816.36 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, MICHAEL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $105,815.23 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINATALE, STEPHEN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,812.85 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBARDELLA, SUZANNE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,812.03 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, EILEEN B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $105,810.51 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, PHYLLIS S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,810.05 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MATTHEW E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $105,809.24 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPYCHALSKI, DEAN R Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $105,806.61 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, NICOLE K Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,806.09 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $105,804.80 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORK, LAWRENCE G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $105,804.72 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, EDWARD R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,804.66 Date 06/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $105,804.34 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, DARRYL K Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $105,803.17 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSI, JOSEPH N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,800.86 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MARJORIE C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $105,799.31 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $105,799.00 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDELLI, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,797.95 Date 07/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSKIN, PRISCILLA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,794.96 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNICCHIARICO, ROBERT T Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,793.89 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYLE, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $105,791.30 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, AMALIA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $105,791.09 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, DERLINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $105,789.52 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, MARC M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,789.12 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEACOMA, DANIEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,788.99 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, DAVID J, SR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $105,787.94 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADTKE, DENISE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,786.12 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, MICHAEL P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $105,784.97 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTZ, ADAM M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $105,784.87 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, LATIFA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,781.22 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,780.91 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCO, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,779.98 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JEAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,778.68 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MARGOT S Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $105,777.88 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MICHAEL W Employer name Columbia County Amount $105,776.42 Date 10/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, CRYSTAL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $105,775.94 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOLSON, LEIGH L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $105,775.51 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, BOBBI JO Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $105,775.43 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHAEL F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $105,775.43 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, DAVID J Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $105,774.99 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JONATHAN B Employer name City of Albany Amount $105,773.92 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BITTNER, AMY M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,773.20 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELOSI, SHARON M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,773.20 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINER, GARY E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $105,771.75 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLYER, GEORGE V Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $105,769.85 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCOCHO, EDWIN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $105,769.66 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMAN, HOWARD D Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $105,769.50 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, HENRY W, JR Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $105,768.54 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,768.34 Date 11/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABOLIK, JOHN R, IV Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,765.13 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURALE, MARK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,764.76 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSZEWSKI, STEVEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,764.74 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BLASI, PHILIP A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,763.24 Date 05/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,761.33 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,760.49 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLON, THOMAS, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $105,759.52 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, DOREEN M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $105,758.72 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, JOYCE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $105,758.72 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, PHILIP M Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $105,757.00 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, ANTHONY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $105,756.23 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERNAT, OLGA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,755.47 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, BRADLEY J Employer name Albany County Amount $105,755.04 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, VIMALA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $105,753.98 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, DANIEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $105,753.29 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEGA, KATTY S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,753.09 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES, CYRUS J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $105,752.19 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOHN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $105,751.80 Date 02/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JOHN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $105,748.41 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, DANIEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $105,747.17 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUE, DONALD E Employer name City of Utica Amount $105,746.02 Date 08/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA-CASTILLO, LILLIANA M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $105,745.90 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, THERESA A Employer name Orange County Amount $105,745.01 Date 08/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $105,744.72 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, LAWRENCE Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $105,744.21 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM K Employer name Monroe County Amount $105,743.59 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS, KEITH M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $105,743.51 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, RALPH Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $105,742.06 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODWELL, FELICIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,742.00 Date 11/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDWORTH, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $105,741.95 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHARON Y Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $105,741.81 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWSKI, PETER L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,739.39 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCAS, KAREN S Employer name Cornell University Amount $105,738.06 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, ERIC Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $105,737.68 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, MICHAEL H Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $105,736.81 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORRELL, KAREN A Employer name Orange County Amount $105,736.59 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSNER, BRIAN D Employer name City of Utica Amount $105,736.21 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,735.79 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, DAVID J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $105,735.74 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLICELLI, KRYSTAL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,735.72 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZACCHEO, VINCENT P Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $105,734.02 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPTER, ANN MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,730.94 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System