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 JOSEFSBERG, JUDITH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $97,000.11 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICO, ANTHONY Employer name Albany County Amount $96,999.85 Date 07/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, BRIAN E Employer name Albany County Amount $96,999.83 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIRDAW, BERHANE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $96,999.45 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ERIC L Employer name Town of Greece Amount $96,998.69 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADISON, GARICK E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $96,998.02 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETARANTO, NICK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,997.20 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, DAVID T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $96,996.81 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, LINDA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,995.91 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,993.11 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ROBERT J Employer name Columbia County Amount $96,992.86 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBIOTTI, DAVID R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $96,992.59 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, VINCENT B, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $96,992.23 Date 06/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABATE, MEGHAN M L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $96,992.15 Date 11/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINA, TIMOTHEA CORAZON B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,990.48 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHLFELD, MARGRET E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $96,990.33 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, ROBERT W , JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $96,985.16 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,984.52 Date 08/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKUSANYA, MICHELLE M Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $96,983.90 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINOJOSA, JUAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,983.75 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, BERNADETTE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $96,983.57 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNELL, KIRBY J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $96,983.15 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RYAN R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,982.15 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, FREDERICK, JR Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,980.71 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTTEN, TINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,980.17 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MADONNA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $96,980.07 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $96,978.90 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHAEL V Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $96,978.56 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMS, CHARLES D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $96,978.10 Date 03/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRATORI, DEBORAH M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $96,977.36 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, RICHARD J Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $96,977.27 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYBOWSKI, HELEN T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,975.08 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, JAMES J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,974.90 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTO, VICKY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,974.47 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCHETTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,973.74 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, COREEN P Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $96,972.98 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZIK, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,972.32 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGIN, BRIAN J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $96,972.06 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURANO, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $96,971.28 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOHN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,970.86 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIGLIOLA, COLLEEN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $96,970.62 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYLINSKI, KRISTEN M Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $96,970.31 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NECHEPOREK, DEREK M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $96,969.69 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, VINCENT J, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $96,968.07 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DARREN R Employer name Orange County Amount $96,967.91 Date 04/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, FRANCISCO J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,967.51 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, GINA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $96,967.44 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, DEBBRA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,967.25 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDER, JUSTIN R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $96,966.87 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, GEORGE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,966.81 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE-HOLT, VICTORIA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $96,966.75 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,964.53 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KEVIN A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $96,962.97 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIOGROSSO, ROBERT P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,961.61 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,961.54 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANERI, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Troy Amount $96,959.77 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEARY, DANIEL S. Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,959.73 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARKIN, BRIDGET H Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,959.45 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, LYDIA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKART, BARBARA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLIN, CORINNE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FINO, VITO D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 10/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAQUINTA, FRAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENENDEZ, MILDRED C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIOTIS, HELEN MANTEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDERIS, LAURENCE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORBECK, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,958.46 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENE, PETER Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,957.45 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNNY, PAUL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,957.01 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONACCI, ROBERT E, II Employer name Onondaga County Amount $96,956.76 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAH, HADIYAH R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $96,956.73 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARGARET K Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $96,956.58 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, RUTH Y Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $96,956.19 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, MARY K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $96,956.19 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIDERO, CHRISTIANA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $96,956.19 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SARAH L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $96,955.66 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, JEFFREY C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,953.21 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMODY, JOHN F Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $96,952.04 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLE, GLENN A Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $96,951.68 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAR, MICHAEL W Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $96,951.68 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JAMES P Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $96,950.52 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $96,950.13 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDERMAN, JASON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,949.96 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERRING, MARCUS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,949.94 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN WERT, KRISTEN M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $96,949.62 Date 02/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BADILLO, WESLEY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,949.40 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALA, MARY ELLEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,949.40 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, DEBORAH L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,949.40 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUI, DENNIS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $96,949.40 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, GREG A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,947.96 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILANO, GEORGE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $96,947.59 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, LINDA A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $96,947.55 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZER, KEVIN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,947.02 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRENT, LAURA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $96,946.90 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHERONE, RYAN D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $96,945.51 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRATCHER-ARMSTRONG, ZELMA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,945.08 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, THOMAS P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,944.92 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, DAWN L Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $96,944.33 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, MARCOS A Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,943.13 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System