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 OLIVIER, RONALD D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $100,005.79 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUEVA, HUGO R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,005.21 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEMISS, ROGER A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $100,004.45 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, MAUREEN P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $100,003.95 Date 07/22/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, SUZETTE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,003.54 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SUZETTE C Employer name Department of Law Amount $100,003.47 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DENISE R Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $100,003.42 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, GARY D Employer name Erie County Amount $100,002.68 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELUS, ROSELINE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,002.34 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICETTA, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $100,001.59 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, WILLIAM Q Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $100,001.20 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $100,001.20 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, LORI A Employer name Erie County Amount $100,001.11 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JENNIFER M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,000.77 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGREE, PEGGY ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $100,000.68 Date 10/15/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARELLO, LAWRENCE P, JR Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $100,000.23 Date 06/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARPINIAN, ANNE S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $100,000.16 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, MICHAEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $100,000.16 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, TERRY L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $100,000.13 Date 01/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VYSKOCIL, ROBERT J Employer name Port Chester Housing Authority Amount $100,000.08 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, ALICIA G Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $100,000.00 Date 01/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORWIN, JANE L Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $100,000.00 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKS, ROBERT C Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $100,000.00 Date 06/28/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBERGER, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $99,999.97 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTIG, WILLIAM L Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $99,999.90 Date 05/07/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNG, EDISON Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $99,999.90 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, DANIEL Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $99,999.90 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGUIT SALONGA, JOHANNA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,999.22 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $99,998.99 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMIK, KARL E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $99,997.92 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, OLIVIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,996.16 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULER, CHRISTINE Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $99,996.00 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDIZADEH, ABBAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,996.00 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROBBEY, KWADWO P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,996.00 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, JAMES D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,996.00 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, CHI KI VICTOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,996.00 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'EMIC, MARGARET M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,996.00 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLINSKY, VLADIMIR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,996.00 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, JAIME L Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,995.81 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRAGIN, RAMONA U Employer name Orange County Amount $99,995.20 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, NEIL T Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,992.74 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESALVO, FRANK Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBERG, ANTHONY Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBANZOS, FRANCIS G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, RALPH P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKARSKY, DAVID G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMER, LAURENCE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MICHAEL L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,992.48 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUD, DWAYNE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,992.05 Date 08/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, DANIEL J Employer name City of Albany Amount $99,991.31 Date 01/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGANO-STOTT, DONNA R Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $99,990.28 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORBA, JOSEPH V Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $99,989.11 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUEBERT, LINDA G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $99,988.88 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIKIS, MICHELE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,987.69 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, YUK H Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $99,987.68 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,987.21 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENNELLE, SALVATORE J, III Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $99,987.05 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $99,986.15 Date 11/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, CLEMENT S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,985.87 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, RUSSELL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,985.34 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JEFFERY J Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $99,985.08 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARVER, ALFRED H Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $99,984.20 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUSANYA, NIKE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,980.36 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, SAMANTHA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,979.36 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $99,978.84 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER Y Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $99,977.99 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, FREDERICK J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $99,977.60 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, JUDITH M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $99,976.38 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, BENJAMIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,975.98 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, BRIAN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $99,975.46 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHIRLESE M Employer name Erie County Amount $99,973.88 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JESSY Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $99,972.27 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, RICHARD A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $99,971.99 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EURENIUS, JULIE B Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $99,971.76 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYVIE, NOREEN M Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $99,971.52 Date 08/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, THOMAS E Employer name City of Lockport Amount $99,969.97 Date 03/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, TRACY A Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $99,969.94 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBITETTO, VINCENT J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $99,969.28 Date 09/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STYBORSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $99,967.46 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBBAN, PETER Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $99,966.56 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALICIA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,966.15 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, JOHN C Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $99,965.26 Date 01/06/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, HERMAN HARRISON, III Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $99,964.49 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, CHARLES D Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $99,964.49 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, PATRICIA G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,963.38 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWKINS, JULINDA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $99,962.91 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPEE, ANDREW J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,961.96 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINNEN, JOHN P Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $99,961.38 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,961.31 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BHOLAN, CATHERINE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,961.26 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, PEDRO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,960.35 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIENCKI, ROSEMARY T Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,959.75 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KATHY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $99,958.30 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDOREN, BETH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $99,958.30 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKAS, DAVID A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $99,957.91 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REGAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Law Amount $99,957.23 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, YING-CHIH Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $99,956.74 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIU, SYLVIA T Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $99,956.74 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JAMES R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $99,956.74 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELC, PETER J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $99,956.74 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System