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 SCIARRINO HARDIE, TONI IDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,313.19 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, SALVATORE J Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $94,312.46 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DONALD J, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $94,312.40 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PASTINA, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,312.08 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSPACH, BYRAN P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $94,310.86 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARALLO, ANDREW W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,310.43 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, RONALD R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $94,308.33 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JACQUELINE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $94,308.24 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, ROBERT P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $94,307.95 Date 02/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,307.48 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMLEY, JEFF C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $94,306.64 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JESSE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,305.62 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GERALD W Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,305.36 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JAMES P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,304.97 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SUSAN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $94,304.18 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKOLECA, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $94,303.53 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA GARDE, DENISE L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $94,303.45 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEN, JACQUELINE K Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $94,303.42 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROBERG, RITA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $94,303.06 Date 02/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,302.71 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, VICTORIA A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $94,302.43 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNSBY, JONEVAN C Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $94,302.43 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAW, MARK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,302.40 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, NELSON Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,302.38 Date 12/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAFALLO, DANIEL T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,302.22 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMAL, NAYYAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,302.00 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LYNN, JOHN J Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $94,301.90 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHAEL E Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $94,299.50 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $94,299.47 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,299.28 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNELLY, JAMES W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,299.10 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SACHAROFF, ROBIN J Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $94,298.96 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRITSOPOULOS, CHRISTOS D Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, EDWARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNQVIST, SCOTT E Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEVARGHESE, KOCHUMMAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, LUKAS Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPANE, ROBERT C Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, MARK K Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDO, GERARD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, COLETTE Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSI, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,297.74 Date 12/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, MAUREEN Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $94,297.70 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CICERO, JEANNINE A Employer name Orange County Amount $94,297.53 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOTH, NEIL R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,297.38 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADER, JERRY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $94,297.04 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CATHERINE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,295.84 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SARA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,295.11 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMMEL, JAMES P Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $94,294.82 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, PETER A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $94,294.80 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, LESLIE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $94,294.30 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, NANCY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,292.92 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $94,292.72 Date 07/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, EDWARD, JR Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $94,292.13 Date 12/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIANO, ARTHUR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $94,291.78 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, JOHN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,291.43 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $94,291.37 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGERSON, BRIAN S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $94,290.86 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, BRADLEY C Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $94,290.40 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKRODANES, LOREN OWENS Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,290.38 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, DAWN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $94,289.81 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCI, LOUIS J Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $94,289.27 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KRISTINE L D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,288.67 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSEI, FRANCIS X Employer name City of White Plains Amount $94,288.20 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CENTRON, THOMAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,288.12 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUVE, SHERI A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,285.71 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDO, BRADLEY J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $94,285.66 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLEZAL, DANNY J Employer name Orange County Amount $94,284.94 Date 10/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACSON, RODOLFO G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $94,284.36 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, HEATHER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $94,284.18 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MICHAEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,283.52 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $94,283.15 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOT, BRIDGET B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,283.02 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETKO, BECKY N Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,283.02 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WANDA Y Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $94,282.32 Date 04/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,282.29 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCSWEENEY, LISA K Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $94,282.00 Date 06/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, KATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,281.45 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNIS, ROSANNE T Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $94,280.20 Date 03/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ALEYAMMA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $94,279.08 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACTEAU, MICHAEL T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,278.10 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JOHN V Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $94,278.08 Date 02/04/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, RENJIT P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $94,277.60 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATY, BRUCE R Employer name Erie County Amount $94,276.71 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIBILSKI, DENISE Z Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,275.68 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, GERARD B Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,274.86 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HENRY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,274.17 Date 04/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIA ISABEL R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $94,273.66 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $94,273.29 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROFFMAN, STEVEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,273.24 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RHONDA B Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $94,272.77 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, PATRICK V Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,272.75 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, MARIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,272.13 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, ALEJANDRO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,271.29 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KATHLEEN D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,270.57 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, VINCENT M Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $94,269.77 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE NIGRO, GARY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,269.71 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System