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 RICHARDS, ANDY L Employer name Village of Massena Amount $102,709.18 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAVECKIS, STANLEY B Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $102,706.40 Date 08/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, DAVID D Employer name Essex County Amount $102,706.22 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBLATT, ILANA Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,705.80 Date 03/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODENIYI, OLAYEMI Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $102,705.10 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,704.61 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC INTYRE, DANIEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,703.31 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNANE, GERARD Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,702.93 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARO, EDWIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,702.43 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOMSKI, EDWARD A Employer name Rockland County Amount $102,701.37 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUKOSA, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,698.22 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARVA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,697.90 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, HENRY W Employer name Steuben County Amount $102,697.48 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $102,696.11 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, OVERTON E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,695.73 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOKARIS, GREGORY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $102,695.15 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LALIBERTE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $102,694.86 Date 08/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENCIK, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $102,694.26 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, KAREN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,693.98 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, MATTHEW R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,692.16 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, EILEEN P Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $102,691.87 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, MICHELLE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $102,691.22 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, BENJAMIN J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $102,690.90 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, CHARLES R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $102,690.75 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, CARLTON R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,689.62 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RONALD B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $102,689.44 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, JERRY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $102,688.95 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CARL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $102,688.01 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MARTIN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $102,687.87 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $102,686.69 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONIEWICZ, MACIEJ L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $102,686.47 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUPID, PETTAL G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,683.59 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, MARIE YVA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $102,682.97 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JEAN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $102,681.08 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, CHERYL A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $102,681.00 Date 12/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRUMS, PAUL G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $102,679.11 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMASI, MICHAEL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,678.94 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCZAK, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,678.08 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, PAUL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,677.92 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLAVIA, TANYA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $102,675.17 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAK, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $102,673.75 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELIX, URLANDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $102,673.55 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZI, GIULIANA Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $102,673.49 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, VENUS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $102,672.56 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ROBERT G Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 05/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SHARON G Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 06/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSS, LEONARD G Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, JEANETTE P Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOTTERER, GEORGE R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $102,671.58 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, CHARLES A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $102,671.58 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVINELLI, PAUL T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 12/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, DAVID F Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULBERGER, MICHAEL I Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $102,671.58 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, MICHELE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,671.58 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, DEBRA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $102,671.33 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, HAROLD G Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $102,671.26 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DENNIS S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,671.25 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTREICH, JONATHAN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,670.27 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGERMANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $102,669.68 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMISON, SHAWN C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,669.35 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUNG, STEPHEN I Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,668.68 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDWARD A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $102,667.76 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, THERESA J Employer name Education Department Amount $102,666.98 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STEVEN R Employer name Education Department Amount $102,666.98 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, GAYLE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $102,666.98 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, VANESSA I Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $102,666.94 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITMAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,665.50 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, MELISSA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,665.50 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLONER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $102,661.68 Date 07/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHINAL, WENDY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,661.52 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, JOHN E Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $102,661.33 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CYNTHIA Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $102,660.75 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFATONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $102,660.36 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USZENSKI, ANDREW S, III Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $102,659.38 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHN, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Troy Amount $102,659.28 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ELLEN I Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $102,659.16 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLS, CHAD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,658.43 Date 07/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNN-GADACZ, ANGELA J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $102,657.86 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FASULO, SEVERINO E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $102,655.88 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS ANDRADE, YANIRA I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,653.83 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUYAT, MAGDALENA R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,653.79 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JOANNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,652.92 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNN, STEPHEN C, JR Employer name City of Fulton Amount $102,649.71 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAOLANGELI, KYLE L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $102,649.43 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILIP, SHINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,648.86 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COREY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,648.12 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINS, LINDA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $102,647.36 Date 01/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUTIGAM, BONNIE J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $102,645.02 Date 04/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, ELLEN V Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $102,644.98 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEFFIRO, FRANK J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $102,644.25 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPOINTE, YVA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,643.94 Date 11/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATURANO, DONALD A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $102,643.30 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, NOUF D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $102,643.27 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, PRAMODKUMAR R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $102,642.80 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, KEVIN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $102,642.61 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,642.61 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY-DEAN, DEBRA B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,642.56 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMOSKEY, WILLIAM A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $102,642.00 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JOSEPH F, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,641.50 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, GWENDOLYN Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $102,641.35 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System