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 SNELL, CALVIN J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,452.20 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMONS, MARYANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $96,451.16 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURNI, KEVIN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,451.16 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, EMILY C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,450.19 Date 03/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMAGLIA, LORIE G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $96,450.17 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULME, JAMES W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,450.12 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILATOS, OURANIA R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,450.12 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, BARBARA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,450.05 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPRE, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $96,450.04 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERELLA, CRAIG N Employer name City of Rye Amount $96,449.85 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSS, ERIC J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,449.75 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASTIEN, MARLENE BRUTUS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $96,448.44 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, JOHN B, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $96,447.73 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZER, CHERESE A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $96,447.29 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIER, TERRY L, MR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,447.13 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, JANE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,446.87 Date 09/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIN, EILEEN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,446.87 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PAUL R Employer name Cornell University Amount $96,446.62 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, FRANCO Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,446.03 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARIE, VIVIAN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $96,445.96 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, VICTOR Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $96,444.90 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, TIMOTHY T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $96,444.80 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,442.88 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, JOSEPH R Employer name Erie County Amount $96,442.27 Date 06/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, DENNIS R Employer name Broome County Amount $96,442.26 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RONALD J Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $96,441.37 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, TARA J Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $96,441.35 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDJONOVIC, JOZO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $96,440.81 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, DAVID H, JR Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $96,440.54 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHIN, LINDA E ESCOBAR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,440.44 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERSICO, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,439.97 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,439.70 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTIS, MARGARET K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,439.70 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, THOMAS E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $96,439.49 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRASIK, MICHAEL J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $96,438.82 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELBORN, DAVID G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $96,438.80 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, TRACY B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,438.22 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZULBORSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,437.64 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, MONTE W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,436.76 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIVOGL, KELLI E Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $96,435.80 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, RONALD T Employer name City of Albany Amount $96,433.25 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAUFIELD, TODD K Employer name Cortland County Amount $96,432.30 Date 10/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JONATHAN S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $96,431.55 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARIE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $96,430.57 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYNTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,430.16 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, FERMIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,429.58 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CAROLYN A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $96,429.14 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $96,428.47 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DERRICK Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $96,427.78 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, JAIME, JR Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $96,427.70 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, JOSEPH M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $96,427.31 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASSI, JOAN C Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $96,427.14 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVILLE, LESTER H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,427.08 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, RONALD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,426.94 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAINO, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $96,426.65 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JASON M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $96,426.18 Date 01/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DEBRA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,425.42 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATIEN, ROY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $96,425.38 Date 06/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, MAUREEN Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $96,424.19 Date 03/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSEN, JOHN W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,423.71 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONI, YOLONDA G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,423.59 Date 02/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASI, ASHA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $96,423.26 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,422.56 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROUGH, LINDSEY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,422.30 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $96,422.03 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,421.57 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNT, PENELOPE G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,419.70 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBIN, EVAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,419.70 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUTEL, KEITH D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $96,419.35 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JOAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,419.14 Date 02/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKENTHAL, MATTHEW D Employer name Village of Northport Amount $96,418.81 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITO, JOSEPH E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,418.46 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVIN, CHERYL ANN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,418.40 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EDGARDO Employer name Orange County Amount $96,418.11 Date 05/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCUTT, MARY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $96,418.02 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSMAN, DANIEL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,417.36 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,415.71 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, GWENETTE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,414.51 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, RICHARD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,414.25 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGET, ERIC J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $96,413.45 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, TIMOTHY T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,413.20 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LYDIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,411.70 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, KEITH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,411.37 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROMISA, ROBERT D Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,410.60 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYO, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,410.60 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, TANIA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,410.21 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, VERONICA Employer name Department of State Amount $96,408.52 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORELL, MARK Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $96,408.03 Date 10/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA PAN, STEVEN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,408.00 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, S SCOTT Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $96,407.44 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIEN, MIRLENE Employer name Rockland County Amount $96,406.60 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRYAN K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,405.40 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCH, GERARD F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,405.05 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFERT, MATTHEW Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $96,403.53 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SCOTT R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,403.48 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, LUCAS V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,403.32 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIL, JENNIFER L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,403.32 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINO, ANTHONY F Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $96,403.24 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEPHEN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,402.54 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MARCELLA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,402.02 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System