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 CAFARELLI, DIANA L Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $96,820.86 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROLLO, MARY T Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $96,820.76 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT S Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $96,820.76 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACTER, PHILIP D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,820.71 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRESCENZO, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $96,820.62 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADACCINI, RICHARD T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,820.39 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPPEL, BARBARA J Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $96,819.31 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWAN, WENDY W Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $96,818.78 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, JOHN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,817.63 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAINE, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $96,817.41 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, DAVID Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $96,817.22 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLINIKOS, ELAINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,816.47 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXIE, JEFFREY S Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $96,811.46 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $96,811.31 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, MELINDA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $96,811.27 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, BENJAMIN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $96,811.26 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLINKA, JOHN N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,810.04 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, REGINALD A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $96,809.88 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRO, KAREN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,809.57 Date 01/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDI, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,809.53 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, HERMA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $96,809.19 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, ERROL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,809.18 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHGRUND, KENNETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,808.54 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ELENA S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $96,807.88 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, PAUL D, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,807.87 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONROE, KRISTEN S Employer name Cortland County Amount $96,807.44 Date 10/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, KENNETH M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,806.67 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAIN, SAAMI Employer name Department of Law Amount $96,806.01 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, JEFFREY B Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $96,806.01 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, LOUIS G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $96,805.32 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSIEH, MICHELLE Y Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $96,804.82 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MANUEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,804.14 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, BRADLEY M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,803.92 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPPLE, GARRY A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $96,803.46 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHLAHET, ADAM D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $96,802.37 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JAMES B Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $96,802.23 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, CELESTE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $96,801.27 Date 10/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, TERRY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,800.91 Date 07/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, ANNEMARIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $96,800.55 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, ELAINE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,799.89 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, JAMES R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $96,798.50 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRECO, HEATHER F Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $96,797.98 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKON, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,797.43 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVA, CLAUDIO C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,796.68 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, ANGELO W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,796.58 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, ROBERT P, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,796.33 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNKES, CRAIG R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,795.30 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, KEVIN P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,791.71 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNGA, RICARDO E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,791.33 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADKINS, KELLIE D Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $96,790.43 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICECCO, JOSEPH J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $96,790.01 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLEIN, JAN M Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $96,789.54 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI, KIM M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,787.83 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARISCO, KRISTINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,787.46 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, LETICIA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $96,787.35 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFI, JUDY Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $96,786.81 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, PATRICIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,785.50 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, RANDY E Employer name Orange County Amount $96,785.18 Date 03/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, JAY R Employer name St Paul Blvd Fire Dist Amount $96,784.35 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, RONALD A Employer name Oneida County Amount $96,784.29 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GARY J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $96,782.22 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, GERARD P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,781.92 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PAUL R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $96,781.09 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFANO, ROSANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,780.69 Date 06/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAGER, LISA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,780.69 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PETER J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $96,780.37 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNOCK, MANTOVANI R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,779.76 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPODI, SALVATORE F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,779.54 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, JEFFREY Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,778.73 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CHERLYN BRAIS Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,778.70 Date 10/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMANEATON, JANICE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,778.69 Date 11/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOSEPH R Employer name Niagara County Amount $96,775.86 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $96,774.39 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, MARILUZ D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,774.20 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, FRANK R Employer name Seneca County Amount $96,772.61 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANASZAK, DERRICK R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,772.59 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUIS-CHARLES, MARIE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,772.17 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, FEE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,771.56 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANWARING, PETER G Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $96,771.43 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MICHAEL L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $96,771.36 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHAN, WAYNE R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $96,770.15 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEFERSTEIN, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,770.00 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLON, JORGE E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,769.23 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGREE, DOUGLAS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,767.25 Date 06/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLO, MUFTAU C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $96,766.86 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, VINCENT M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,766.05 Date 03/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCA, LINDA A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $96,766.02 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SOMMA, MADELINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,765.93 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALASSONE, MONICA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $96,764.68 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNTS, JEFFREY D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $96,764.42 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMRAZ, LISA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,763.85 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIETANA, THOMAS P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,763.31 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $96,763.19 Date 04/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARLSON, MEGAN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,762.48 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,762.18 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, DIANE T Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $96,760.17 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DONNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,757.03 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAUL G Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $96,754.33 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARROW, SHERRI L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $96,753.51 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCHARD, SHAWN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $96,752.58 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System