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 PINELA, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,953.63 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIGOBOFF, EILEEN R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $104,951.77 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOHILL, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,950.82 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,949.57 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBEDO, PETER R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,946.85 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DADE, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,946.56 Date 05/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARAFILE, GLENN Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $104,945.59 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCYNGER, ADAM J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,945.42 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA DUE, BRUCE S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $104,945.31 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, KEVIN A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,945.18 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARIE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,944.80 Date 05/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,942.85 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSON, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,942.56 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIN, ERICA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,940.78 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,940.67 Date 12/05/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSONE, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,939.25 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKER, HEIDI L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,938.97 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $104,938.16 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELARDI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,937.57 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINSABAUGH, CLIFFORD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $104,937.52 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNERAN, JOHN A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,937.33 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCZAK, JULIET M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,934.54 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKETT, GEORGE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,934.28 Date 09/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGUIRK, SANDRA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,933.15 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, DOMINIC Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,932.15 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, CHARLES A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,930.36 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, WILLIAM J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,930.36 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, TIMOTHY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $104,929.75 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALHOS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $104,928.49 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINA, VINCENT Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $104,926.65 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT PAUL, JOSEPH CHRISTENE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $104,924.97 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLUTO, MARC S Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $104,924.61 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINSKI, STANLEY F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,923.93 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTHAGE, PATRICK J Employer name Oneida County Amount $104,922.84 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, LAWRENCE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $104,921.33 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,920.86 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARK J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,919.55 Date 09/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $104,919.35 Date 02/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESCHER, WAYNE W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $104,918.66 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, DELOS D Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $104,917.68 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, JOEL P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,917.21 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEFF, MARY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,912.04 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBE, RAYMOND A, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $104,911.71 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, PETER F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $104,910.89 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, NICHOLAS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,910.59 Date 03/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGUN, SAFURAT A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $104,907.92 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISO, MARGARET E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,907.03 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, SAMANTHA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,906.74 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,906.55 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LAWRENCE D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $104,905.89 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, PETER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,905.89 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ALONZO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,905.89 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKA, THOMAS L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,905.43 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEETE, DANA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,903.32 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPALARDO, MARK A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $104,899.95 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINA, THOMAS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,899.49 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSER, JOSE L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $104,899.09 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLETO, DONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,898.90 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRING, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $104,898.68 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENSON, ZACHARY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,898.45 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,898.41 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHARLES W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $104,897.67 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $104,897.53 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYCOCK, DWAYNE B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $104,897.53 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, COLLEEN J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,896.56 Date 03/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCIO, JOHN D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,896.56 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDICH, MICHELE R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,896.56 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALP, REBECCA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,896.56 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGEAP, DANIEL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,896.46 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CATHERINE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,896.32 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENEW-HEIN, TAMMIE J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $104,896.01 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ELLEN C Employer name Education Department Amount $104,895.49 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICKLER, MATTHEW B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,894.62 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENJIAN, NAZZAR T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,893.53 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEISER, NORA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,892.76 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, MARK D Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $104,892.75 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, DANIEL M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $104,892.74 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUZZO BURKE, MARY A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,892.07 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLL, KENNETH J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $104,891.37 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURZYNOWSKI, STEVEN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,889.78 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAZORCK, LORI A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $104,889.19 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN-KURYLAS, JOANNE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,887.23 Date 06/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDRICH, SCOTT Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $104,887.10 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ADAM M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,887.02 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHAN, ARIF A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $104,886.08 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAN, ERICA A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $104,885.61 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHWALINSKI, GERALD A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,883.69 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELING, DANIEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $104,882.78 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, RICHARD J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $104,882.56 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $104,882.12 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, EDWIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $104,881.78 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSON, JAMEL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,881.12 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, TIMOTHY W Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $104,880.98 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFARELLA, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $104,880.54 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARVAIDEO, ROBERT A Employer name New Rochelle Muni Housing Auth Amount $104,880.50 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALEY, ELIZABETH M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $104,879.97 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, JAMES J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,878.66 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, KATHERINE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $104,876.56 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBILING, BONNIE E Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $104,873.68 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUS, KRISTINA M Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $104,871.77 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System