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 MOGLIA, CAMILLE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,490.00 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGERI, JOSEPH Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,489.93 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, GRACE K Employer name Education Department Amount $100,488.44 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, BRENDA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $100,488.41 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, NADIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,487.02 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, DONALD Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $100,486.49 Date 04/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANELLO, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,486.38 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DESMOND T Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $100,485.20 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCY-SPEIDEL, BETH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $100,485.12 Date 02/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEL, VICTOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,484.00 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $100,483.20 Date 01/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, SALVATORE A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $100,482.94 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUNZINGER, KENNETH W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $100,482.36 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELKONIAN, CAROLINE D Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $100,481.77 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLENHORST, BRYAN D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $100,481.49 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABROOKS, KIM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,480.48 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFILL, ANTHEA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $100,479.45 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, PEGGY K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,478.78 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONECCHIA, COREY Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $100,478.52 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, PATRICK J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,478.00 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDIVIAS, BEVERLY GARCIA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,478.00 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAPO, DANIEL, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,476.91 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,476.67 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SU, JING H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $100,476.63 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEESON, TIMOTHY P, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,476.41 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, MICHELE J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $100,476.39 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JEFFREY D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $100,475.65 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $100,475.63 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROWICK, FRED M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,475.54 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $100,475.43 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, STEPHEN Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $100,474.84 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BEVERN, JAMES P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,473.93 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENIEWSKI, JAMES T Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $100,473.05 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWD, MICHAEL K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,473.02 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHESTER, CAROL L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $100,473.01 Date 12/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELTON, DANIEL D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,472.75 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON HAGN, JOHN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $100,472.47 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JEFFREY H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,472.17 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLTMAN, DEANNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,472.12 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $100,472.04 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, THOMAS R Employer name Education Department Amount $100,471.97 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MATTHEW E Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $100,471.45 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCHITAL, ERIC S Employer name Orange County Amount $100,471.18 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIA, DELBERT L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $100,471.00 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIS, HARRIET WERNER Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $100,467.91 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, ANDREW J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $100,467.29 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, VALERIE C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $100,465.99 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $100,465.99 Date 06/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREDHAM, PATRICK J, III Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $100,465.81 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERI, SALVATORE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,464.84 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, THOMAS W, JR Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $100,464.78 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,463.84 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCRIBER, WILLIAM W Employer name Oswego Port Authority Amount $100,463.76 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTEFANO, SHAWN E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,463.63 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, YVONNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,463.40 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, MARYBETH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $100,462.72 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTH, LAURIE F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,461.31 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORGAN, GEORGE W, JR Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $100,461.14 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS RUSSO, KRISTIN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,460.60 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUO, RUBIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,458.83 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, TRILOK M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,458.65 Date 03/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DAVID A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,457.93 Date 01/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RONNITA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $100,456.69 Date 07/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JAYNE Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $100,456.60 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHELLE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,456.11 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, ALISON Z Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $100,456.11 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, WOOK-JIN Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $100,456.11 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ERICH C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,455.60 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARSON, AUGUSTUS, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $100,455.03 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $100,454.03 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLISON, SIMONE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,452.03 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETTY B Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $100,451.75 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBACHIA, GHANSHYAM L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $100,451.10 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, CHARLENE D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $100,450.75 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATNEY, MATTHEW E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $100,450.65 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WNUK, AMY A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $100,450.39 Date 12/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFF, JOHN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $100,450.39 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, THOMAS E Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $100,450.39 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OST, BARBARA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $100,450.13 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN, ANA V Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $100,449.87 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, DALE F Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $100,449.87 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O KEEFE, DENISE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $100,449.09 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, WALTER L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $100,446.13 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIRPOLI, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,445.49 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, THOMAS G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $100,443.07 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDENBENDER, KERIN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,442.65 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGINIENE, DIANA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $100,442.09 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, WILLIAM J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $100,441.55 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURNOYER, ROBERT J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $100,440.92 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPLE, PATRICIA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $100,440.92 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, ERIK M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $100,440.59 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARFINKEL, MINDY Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $100,439.31 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCONE, RICHARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,439.06 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAITO, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $100,438.56 Date 05/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ALYCE N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $100,436.95 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADINOLFI, LOUIS J JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $100,436.40 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGH, PATRICIA M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $100,433.23 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIAM Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $100,433.23 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINAN, JOHN J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $100,433.23 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, ARTHUR J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $100,432.31 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System