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 DUNHAM, JOHN M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $105,260.34 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FADDOUL, TODD N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $105,259.30 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERARD, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $105,259.28 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDISON, SHELDON V Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $105,257.99 Date 01/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATH, JUDITH A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $105,256.43 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLKES, EDMUND Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $105,255.27 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, PAUL E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $105,254.66 Date 01/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GAULT, GREGORY R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,254.55 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENA, JAMES S Employer name Niskayuna Fire District #1 Amount $105,253.95 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DYKYY, ROSTYSLAV Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $105,252.67 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBO, RYAN R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $105,251.08 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ROBERT S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,248.27 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, JOSEPH A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $105,247.31 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAR, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $105,245.44 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, LEE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $105,245.04 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRANT, ROBERT L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $105,244.07 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DEBORAH K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,243.54 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ANDREW Employer name City of Albany Amount $105,242.06 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KEISHONTA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $105,241.18 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHERLEY, MICHAEL O Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $105,240.52 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENISE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,240.11 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFACE, KEVIN T Employer name City of Albany Amount $105,238.69 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURG, TIMOTHY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,236.69 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIE, JOSEPH T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,236.61 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUSO, SALVATORE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,236.35 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $105,235.80 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KEVIN J Employer name City of Troy Amount $105,235.02 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYCE-FAZZINO, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,234.03 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KAREN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,234.03 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, TREVOR J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,232.85 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPHS, DANIEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,232.57 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CHELLEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,232.10 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SCOTT B Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $105,231.76 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPENMEYER, DIANE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $105,231.45 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINHO, FERNANDO J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,230.31 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMPATORI, THOMAS G, JR Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $105,229.56 Date 07/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOCE, ELISABETH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $105,229.37 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSBY, KIRK G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,229.34 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARK J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $105,229.13 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $105,228.39 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINCOURT, PATRICIA L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $105,226.14 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, RICHARD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,224.62 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN SUE, KAREN Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,223.35 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, LANCE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $105,223.05 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KERRI S Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $105,221.74 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPERNO, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $105,221.09 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDIN, JARROD M Employer name City of Albany Amount $105,220.56 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEHLER, ROBERT T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $105,220.50 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PATRICIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,218.02 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, WHITFIELD Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,217.38 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISZKA, KEITH M Employer name Orange County Amount $105,216.75 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, DANIEL Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $105,215.69 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, KEVIN C Employer name City of Rome Amount $105,215.56 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, JAMES T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,215.16 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, KATHLEEN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $105,212.96 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MAXINE PATRICIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,212.58 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA DONNA, ALEX J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,210.50 Date 08/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALIN, PETER D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $105,210.21 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEWSKI, GARRETT Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $105,208.91 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDNARZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,208.40 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,208.31 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, BRIAN M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $105,207.31 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, KAREN Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $105,206.45 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHNER, STEPHEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,206.04 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSCATO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $105,205.18 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, ALEXANDER J Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $105,204.79 Date 05/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI VINCENZO, JOHN F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $105,203.67 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUARASCIO, FRANCIS R Employer name City of Utica Amount $105,203.32 Date 05/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $105,203.26 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIBAH, GINA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $105,202.92 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAK, JOHN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $105,201.46 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO-ARATINGI, PATTI Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $105,200.36 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUSHAJ, MARK Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,199.96 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFANY, MATTHEW W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,199.60 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, WESLEY E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $105,199.28 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, RICHARD H Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $105,198.97 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, ZACHARY D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,198.75 Date 05/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, IVELISSE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,198.61 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $105,198.36 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WILLIAM H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $105,197.54 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, SHARON R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,195.96 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, JULIANNA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $105,195.58 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGATA, STEVEN P Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $105,195.10 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ALISTER, TODD C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,193.70 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHURNETSKI, PAUL M Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $105,189.04 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POST, VINCENT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $105,188.53 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIUBA, MATHEW L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $105,187.81 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, SEENA R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $105,187.14 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COSKEY, JOHN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,185.90 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIBBIN, RAYMOND Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $105,185.64 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLSKIY, OLEG Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $105,184.52 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAS, DARRYL J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $105,183.96 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHELE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,183.69 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKES, BARTON C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,182.60 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $105,180.55 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZMAN, JOHN W Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $105,180.20 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, TENNILLE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,180.11 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KEVIN G Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $105,179.44 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELB, GEORGE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,179.32 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBERMAN, MARK Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,179.02 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System