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 ROBINSON, FRANK D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,184.80 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, KENNETH G, JR Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $94,184.49 Date 03/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALIMOSSY, TIMOTHY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $94,183.54 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLI, FRANCESCO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,182.47 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, RACHEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,182.47 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RICHARD G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $94,182.00 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHBERG, THOMAS D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $94,181.62 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESADA, RICHARD H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $94,181.46 Date 05/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, THOMAS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,181.39 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSTIGLIONE, JOHN P Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $94,181.33 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, DENNIS D Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $94,181.28 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPERONE, GARY J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $94,181.10 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, SAMMY I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,181.01 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE THUIN, DEBORAH S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,180.45 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPSON, ROLAND L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,180.40 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KELLY P Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $94,180.06 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTRICH, JOANNE M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $94,180.01 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOBROWSKI, KENNETH R Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $94,179.90 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER-TULLOCH, YVONNE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,178.63 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTA, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,178.14 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEFALONI, ANTHONY M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $94,177.45 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN-ROSNER, SHEREE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,177.38 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTASANO, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,177.38 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRAN, EILIS A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $94,176.91 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, ELLEN M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $94,176.35 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBROGNO, JOSEPH K Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,176.28 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, CRAIG D Employer name City of Albany Amount $94,176.27 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHROERS, MELISSA C Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $94,176.16 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, BETHANY A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $94,175.66 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGE, SHELLEY A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $94,175.38 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, BRIDGET E Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $94,175.38 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RICHARD I Employer name City of White Plains Amount $94,174.79 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JOHN W, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $94,174.33 Date 04/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARLEY, THERESA C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $94,174.08 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFSTETTER, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,173.53 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEAN-MAHABIR, ANN-MARIE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,172.74 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATZGER, STEPHEN L Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $94,172.05 Date 11/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, THOMAS F Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $94,171.51 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, KEVIN C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,171.23 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, FRANKLIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,170.96 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STYKES-RUA, CAROL A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $94,169.71 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANI, DAVID J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,168.13 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPUSHOY, SERHIY Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,167.73 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JEFFREY R Employer name Monroe County Amount $94,167.38 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDENLANG, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,165.97 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, JOSEPH L Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $94,165.44 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTZMINGER-BABB, GAIL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,165.24 Date 12/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZO, JOSEPH T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,162.30 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, DAVID P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $94,161.95 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, SHANA L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $94,161.71 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAZIA, PHILLIP Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $94,161.50 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, JOHN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $94,160.02 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOUGHTON, CHRIS J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,159.93 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BETTY D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,157.87 Date 09/07/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTONE, LORI L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,157.79 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT-RUZZA, SHARYN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,157.70 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADESANYA, KUDIRAT O Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $94,157.55 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADINO, LOUIS J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,157.26 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DAVID J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $94,156.83 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARPINSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,156.50 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, MARIE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,156.25 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DEBRA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $94,155.98 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNENBERG, MARYELLEN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $94,155.98 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, THERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,155.88 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $94,155.44 Date 05/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVO, JOHN J, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $94,155.21 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCKO, JASON M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,155.02 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, ELLEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,154.18 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $94,153.28 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAEGLOW, THERESA N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $94,152.12 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIOK, GARY E Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $94,151.28 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTOFILIS, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,151.25 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LOAN, GERARD Employer name Ulster County Amount $94,150.24 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOS, JAMES V, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,149.51 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHOLE, APARNA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,149.44 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, CHAD W Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $94,148.84 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAUST, CHERYL Employer name Orange County Amount $94,148.16 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLPHUS, ALBERT C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,147.92 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICH, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,147.92 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIREMARK, KIMBERLY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,147.60 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASBA, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,146.88 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGAN, CALVIN H Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $94,146.64 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $94,146.48 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAWNER, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,146.40 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZOTTE, PAUL H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,145.80 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, AMADO L, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,145.68 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALUSCI, LINDA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $94,145.65 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,144.58 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITON, MA CARMEN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,144.26 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, NUNZIO F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $94,143.92 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMERS, DENNIS S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,141.99 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDNER, ANNE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $94,141.40 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSON, DOUGLAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $94,141.14 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, ALLAN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,140.81 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, DIANE L Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $94,139.82 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,139.68 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHNER, PETER A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,139.62 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMAN, SHAH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $94,139.60 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCEY, TIMOTHY G Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $94,139.49 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDECKE, JERRY O Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $94,139.29 Date 08/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System