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 JOHNSON, SHARON C Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCATUORTO, WILLIAM A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARI, MARK D Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, FRANK Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCANDOLA, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 06/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BARBARA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 06/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAKASH, LEELAMMA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOLEAU, CARLESTINE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZI, PAUL Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 08/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CESAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIPE, LORNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONARA, CORINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATROE, CHARLES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, GAYMELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 04/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENS, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.74 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVO, LISA Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,997.73 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRECHT, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $95,997.34 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, VENETIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $95,994.10 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNICK, DENNIS Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $95,994.07 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLVERTON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $95,993.39 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $95,992.93 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGGS, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $95,992.37 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, EUGENE S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $95,992.26 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, JAMES C Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,992.08 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELEY, SAMUEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,992.00 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURGESON, SANDRA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,992.00 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETTER, SHAWN L Employer name Tioga County Amount $95,991.80 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, SEAN T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $95,991.35 Date 08/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSTER, WILLIAM B Employer name Columbia County Amount $95,991.21 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULISH, RICHARD A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $95,990.74 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $95,990.67 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BENNY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,989.93 Date 09/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, W JAMES Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $95,989.88 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZUTO, ALFRED J, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $95,989.66 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, JOHN M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $95,989.53 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLARI, CARL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $95,989.53 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERBLAND, EDWARD M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $95,988.85 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JOHN C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $95,988.57 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOHRER, CONSTANCE V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,988.10 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRAS, ARNOLD J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $95,987.77 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, MARY ANNE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $95,987.10 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKIN, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $95,986.87 Date 06/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLBERT, CYNTHIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $95,986.31 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKLAS, SARAH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $95,983.55 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALKA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $95,983.29 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUZA, SARA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $95,982.31 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISING, SCOTT E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $95,981.41 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, WILLIAM J, II Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $95,980.75 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JOHN C Employer name Ontario County Amount $95,980.35 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, SCOTT E Employer name City of Utica Amount $95,979.61 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LINDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,978.41 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, GEORGE S, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,978.34 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILTEER, JOHN R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $95,975.73 Date 11/15/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORANO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $95,975.47 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATH, HARRY E, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $95,975.36 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, PAMELA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $95,975.29 Date 07/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZENFELD, TATYANA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $95,973.95 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELSON, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $95,973.68 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, RICHARD A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $95,973.20 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, PAULA Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,972.14 Date 08/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GEORGE W Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $95,972.12 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, RICHARD G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $95,972.07 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOMFIELD, SHUBERT A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,968.35 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTOR, EVITA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $95,968.28 Date 07/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, LINDA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $95,967.73 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASS, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,967.04 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, CARLEEN T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $95,965.16 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, DOUGLAS A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $95,965.09 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFNER, AARON A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $95,963.80 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, GEORGE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,963.08 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHUS, CEMADOLL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $95,962.05 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRONARDI, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,962.03 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, STEVEN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $95,961.83 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRISI, ANTHONY J Employer name Albany County Amount $95,960.86 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $95,957.65 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKOS, AUTUMN L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $95,957.25 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEVIN W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $95,955.86 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANECZKO, JAMES M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $95,955.86 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, JOSHUA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $95,955.34 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL ROSARIO, MARIBEL V Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $95,955.12 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLMAN, RAYFIELD Z Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,954.91 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, ERICA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,954.82 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLING, BERNETTE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,953.57 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIZARIO, DAVID Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $95,952.99 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JAMES A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,952.98 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,952.68 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAXLER, SHEILA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,952.68 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, KENNETH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,952.68 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FREDESWINDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,952.66 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, PAUL K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $95,952.51 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, KEVIN M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $95,951.37 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCKFIELD, KEVIN G Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,949.83 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, IRENE E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $95,949.37 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, HILLARY D Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $95,949.30 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUPAIN, TROY W Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $95,948.59 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, JAY P Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $95,948.26 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, PATRICK J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $95,948.06 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANK, ROBERT P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $95,947.77 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, BRIAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,945.76 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System