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 SAMLAL, ANGELA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,299.68 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODING, DONNA D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,298.66 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CYNTHIA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $101,298.08 Date 05/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROSS A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $101,296.99 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATH, NOREENE E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $101,295.93 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINTOCK, PAUL D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $101,294.08 Date 02/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON-AZCUY, LECIA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,293.91 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENERIELLO, ANTHONY G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,293.72 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, PETER Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $101,292.73 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEILSEN, DOROTHY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $101,291.57 Date 08/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, RICHARD M Employer name City of Albany Amount $101,291.36 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULKERSON, CHRISTIAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,290.64 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FACEY, DELKEITH G Employer name Town of Massena Amount $101,288.90 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTIUK, KENT L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $101,288.53 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTONE, MICHAEL T Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $101,286.38 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, MONIKA L Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $101,285.91 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCCI, ENRICO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,285.60 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGATEIRO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $101,284.45 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $101,283.96 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORACCI, DAWN L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $101,283.96 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDENREICH, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,282.44 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $101,282.28 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIEL, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $101,281.38 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KAREN N Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $101,280.86 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $101,280.62 Date 02/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES-MC CLELLAN, DANA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,280.55 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSDORFER, STEFANO A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,280.23 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERS, GARY A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $101,279.71 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY, CORNELL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $101,277.97 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, C DOUGLAS Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $101,277.01 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMIRATI, NORA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,276.58 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPSEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $101,275.98 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSON, MICHELLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,275.11 Date 06/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKSMAN, JEREMY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,274.54 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RAMESES A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $101,274.27 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CRAIG Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $101,273.77 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, BRYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,273.53 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, RONALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,273.14 Date 12/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, DANIEL Employer name Plainview Vol Fire Dept Amount $101,272.74 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNEKEN, RACHEL M Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $101,272.30 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDI, VAMSHI K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $101,272.08 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLERT, DAVID A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $101,270.68 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUANN, PERRY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,269.90 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, ABDEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $101,269.10 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, MARK A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $101,268.94 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,267.35 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURCKEN, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,267.28 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES JARDINS, THOMAS Employer name Putnam County Amount $101,267.11 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCO, JAMES J Employer name Monroe County Amount $101,265.54 Date 10/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYE, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $101,265.44 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRANO, THOMAS Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $101,263.81 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, RICHARD J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $101,262.83 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASELLI, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Beacon Amount $101,261.28 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, MU-SHINE LIN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $101,258.53 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKOSZ, BOHDAN Z Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $101,257.57 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIEN, LAWRENCE J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $101,256.95 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $101,256.04 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, GRETCHEN Employer name Town of Webster Amount $101,254.60 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $101,254.31 Date 06/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUDSON, KIMBERLY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,253.96 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, MACLOUD Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $101,253.29 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURO, ANTHONY T Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $101,253.08 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, MILTON H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,252.82 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEYER, AMBER M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,252.02 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBAUM, D J Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,250.94 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITENBACH, KATHERINE G Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $101,250.37 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TAMARA K Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $101,249.18 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, MARY ELLEN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $101,249.10 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOLE, JOSEPH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,247.85 Date 03/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGRA, DAVID Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $101,247.65 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMAN, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $101,246.95 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, JEREMY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $101,246.23 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DEBBIE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,244.63 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, STEVEN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,242.71 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEMI, RICHARD L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $101,242.69 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, DUANE K Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $101,242.51 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, YOLANDA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $101,242.44 Date 10/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, MARTIN P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $101,242.43 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, G ERNEST Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $101,241.03 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, KENNETH J Employer name Orange County Amount $101,240.85 Date 12/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERGER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $101,240.78 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, MARK S Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $101,238.89 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANKLYN, GABRIELA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $101,238.23 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,238.03 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGSTROM, YONAH Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $101,237.54 Date 06/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERTIN, FRANK M Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,237.12 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, ANTHONY L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $101,235.72 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, CHARLES N Employer name Genesee County Amount $101,235.26 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, TERRY A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,234.30 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, VINCENT L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $101,233.86 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDILLE, JAMES L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $101,231.38 Date 07/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, ODALAMA F Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $101,231.33 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $101,231.19 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, CAROLYN D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $101,230.42 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MICHAEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,230.37 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSSBACK, KYLE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,228.98 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,228.15 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, BARBARA R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $101,228.12 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU FRANE, JAMES R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $101,226.36 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, DERRICK V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,226.34 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System