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 SALERNO, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $94,412.70 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCAVALLO, MICHELLE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,412.21 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, KIM A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $94,411.38 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTELLA, JOSEPH S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,411.34 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISSING, ALISON M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $94,410.89 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEON, SUSAN R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $94,410.76 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, YAMINI J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $94,408.60 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, ROBIN L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,406.26 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, SUSAN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $94,405.28 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, PATRICIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $94,404.87 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACCIONE, AMANDA J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,404.29 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, ADAM W Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $94,403.48 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,402.59 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSKEL, JEFF G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,401.97 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSEUR, PAULA N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $94,401.52 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,401.16 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,400.57 Date 11/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, MICHELLE T Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,400.21 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILENTO, EUGENE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $94,400.21 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPROWSKI, JEFFREY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $94,400.21 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONWALD, KEITH H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,400.21 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBI, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,400.18 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARON, RICK E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $94,399.75 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KATHERINE A Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $94,398.96 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MILTON Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $94,398.67 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, AMY E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $94,398.37 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, VICTORIA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,397.93 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, LEANNA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,397.50 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROADNAX, KEISHA L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,397.44 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCE, GEORGE F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,397.34 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFIELD, MATTHEW G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,396.09 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHUNK, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $94,395.76 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VINCENT P, III Employer name Orange County Amount $94,395.15 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,394.82 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ERROL E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $94,394.82 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, ARELIS A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,394.64 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAIS, MARIE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,394.40 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DENISE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,394.40 Date 04/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLIERI, NICHOLAS V Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,394.13 Date 07/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,393.11 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEN, WILLIAM V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,392.32 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINO, GEORGE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,392.06 Date 04/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAMPIANO, MARJORIE D Employer name Bryant Library Amount $94,391.66 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, NANCY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,391.66 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, MICHAEL L Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $94,391.33 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, THOMAS R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,389.82 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, WILLIAM D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $94,389.48 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELL, DAVID A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,389.40 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OAKES, ERVIN L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,389.40 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINCOCK, DANIEL P Employer name City of Elmira Amount $94,387.41 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, GREGOR M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $94,387.35 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVERSA, FILICIA Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $94,386.16 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, MARK A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $94,385.93 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIBINZ, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,385.61 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,384.82 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LISA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,384.42 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAACKE, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $94,382.42 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, LORI B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,381.50 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,381.50 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDOLFO, ANJELA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,381.50 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, GARVIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,380.00 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZULLO, MICHAEL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,379.77 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,378.95 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, WILLIAM Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,378.61 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, GEORGE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,378.52 Date 08/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASO, PINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,378.20 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBAK, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $94,377.44 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOS, GEORGE G, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $94,377.21 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, VINCENT Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $94,376.73 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDHACK, TERESA S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $94,375.80 Date 07/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTY, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $94,375.77 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOUTSINAS, VENIZELOS Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $94,375.72 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, MICHAEL A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $94,374.84 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINLO, CAROLINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,374.84 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANDRA, LOUIS, JR Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $94,374.74 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORELCZENKO, JOHN E Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $94,374.48 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENDINNING, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,374.29 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, JAY G Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,374.28 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,373.52 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,373.16 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, WILMA M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $94,372.94 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,372.43 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETT, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $94,372.35 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH, GARY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,372.31 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, SHAWN P Employer name Erie County Amount $94,372.16 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMERANTZ, SEAN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,372.07 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARTACZ, MARCIA G Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $94,371.21 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, PAUL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,370.87 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTER, ELIZABETH I Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $94,370.39 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, TROY F Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $94,368.91 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, SUZANNE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,368.80 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHANDARI, AJAY K Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $94,368.48 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOURDET-MURRAY, JESSICA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $94,368.20 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, SHAREEMA N Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $94,367.36 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERVILLE, ROBERT J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $94,366.62 Date 11/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,366.33 Date 03/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JAMES A Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $94,365.53 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RICARDO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $94,365.28 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, ANTHONY S, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $94,364.94 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROE, KRISTEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,363.76 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System