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 PRIP, RONNY Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,597.74 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYEN, CRAIG T Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,597.74 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,597.74 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LLOYD Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,597.74 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZANO, JULIET A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,597.38 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAROMAN, ETHEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,597.21 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, MICHAEL D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $94,597.15 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROCCO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $94,596.98 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHANIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,596.66 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAINO, JOHN F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,596.50 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, GINA L Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $94,593.96 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAM, A S M I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,593.72 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, HEATHER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,592.68 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,592.68 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIT, AMANDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,592.68 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLE, DANIEL C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,592.68 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, JUDES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,592.16 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLMAN, ALEC R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,591.64 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MANU D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,591.64 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, EFRAIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,591.64 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLEN, TERRI Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,591.15 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AUDREA S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,590.85 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, RUBINA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,590.61 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYCIA, ERIC D Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $94,590.10 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOHN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,589.62 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, MICHELLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,589.00 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MELBOURNE C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $94,588.69 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,588.46 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIFFE, DAVID D Employer name City of Fulton Amount $94,588.30 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARONICH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,588.00 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JOSHUA S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,587.72 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, REBECCA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,587.71 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLIZZARI, MICHAEL G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $94,586.74 Date 04/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, TRACY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,586.28 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, JAMES A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,586.26 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAISH, LOUIS J, JR Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $94,586.10 Date 11/18/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENTHAL, ROBERT S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $94,586.03 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, JOSEPH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $94,585.80 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, GLENN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,584.31 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, TAMMY S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $94,582.94 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, CRAIG R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $94,582.90 Date 05/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGNEW, ADAM C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,582.80 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, JOSEPH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,580.98 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MAHMOUD A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,580.72 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIAO, ZHUANG Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,580.72 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, WANN-JOE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,580.72 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $94,580.59 Date 07/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMOUDI, RAMADAN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,579.96 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, EDWARD R, SR Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $94,579.76 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARTASHEFF, GREGORY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,579.57 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSTMANN, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $94,578.81 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, WILLIAM A Employer name Orange County Amount $94,576.09 Date 04/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINER-PETERSON, KAREN R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $94,576.00 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANIGLULA, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Utica Amount $94,575.71 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEMAR, PHILIP M Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $94,574.92 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, RICARDO N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,573.52 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PIERRO, JOHANNA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,572.57 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, LESZEK Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,572.14 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, DIANA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $94,572.00 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLY, KEVIN W Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $94,571.60 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ASHOK S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,571.10 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADARACCO, JUDE L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,570.85 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, JERROLD P Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $94,570.84 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, BERNADINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,570.48 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, CYNTHIA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,570.42 Date 12/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREFICE, MATTHEW J Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,569.78 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, KAREN A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,569.63 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, DAVID R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,569.63 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ROBERT S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,569.63 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BLANQUI Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,569.63 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGBERT, DOUGLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,568.76 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGHBELI, FERESHTEH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,568.76 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALBRUN, GAROLE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,568.76 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAKER, NIKHILESH K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,568.76 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNTEANU-RAMNIC, IOANA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,568.76 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, JAMES J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,568.76 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCA, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,568.39 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAY, GINA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,567.22 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RICHARD S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $94,566.26 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHNIAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,565.91 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAHN, JEFFREY A Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $94,565.84 Date 10/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIENKO, DOUGLAS P Employer name Erie County Amount $94,565.83 Date 10/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVILLARD, MICHELE A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $94,565.36 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWILT, SHAWN D Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $94,565.08 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RATTIGAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,564.54 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYRLIE, EDWARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $94,563.13 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, DONALD Employer name Department of Law Amount $94,562.07 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MYRNA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $94,561.63 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, KARLENE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,561.60 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MARGARET A Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,559.69 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARYLU Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,559.40 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHAWN T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,559.05 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFORZA, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,557.92 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAAG, ERICA L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $94,557.57 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORGERSEN, KIRSTEN Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $94,556.78 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, SCOTT T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $94,556.63 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JENNIFER N Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $94,556.00 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAWERMAN, LINDA S Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $94,555.65 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIERE, DANIEL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,555.45 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, PAULA K Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $94,555.40 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System