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 PATEL, ANAND P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,088.92 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGELLA, ANITA Employer name Village of Roslyn Amount $93,088.13 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, NATHANIEL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $93,087.78 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDWARD A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $93,087.78 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELKNAP, THOMAS D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,087.11 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHBRING, VICTORIA E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,087.11 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, PATRICK F Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $93,086.94 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASKOZAK, TERI Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $93,086.70 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ROBERT B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,086.64 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROWERS, MAXINE F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,086.24 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIEL, STEVEN Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $93,085.82 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BERNARD C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,084.03 Date 06/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL S Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $93,083.70 Date 09/04/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, COREY H Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $93,083.58 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDA, RICHARD K Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $93,083.44 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BARBARA Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,082.42 Date 05/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $93,081.72 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, JEFFREY M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $93,081.32 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONICELLI, JOHN C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $93,080.52 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,080.36 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAESTRI, DAVID G Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $93,079.50 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDA, ROBERT G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $93,079.12 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLEY, JEFFREY M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $93,079.01 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIR, KETTELIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,078.76 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FEO, GERARDO Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $93,078.60 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, WILLIAM L Employer name Washington County Amount $93,077.62 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CRAIG C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $93,076.78 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFELLI, HEIDI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,076.20 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, DWAYNE G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,074.23 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TERRY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,074.15 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTON, MARK S Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $93,074.08 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, GAUNTLETT F Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $93,073.24 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, LESTER G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $93,073.21 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, GEMMA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $93,072.63 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $93,072.50 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, BRIAN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,071.37 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOCELLA, THOMAS J Employer name Port Chester Housing Authority Amount $93,068.50 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLIA, FREDERICKA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,067.59 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITA, MARIO, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $93,064.92 Date 03/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCEMI, ROBERT S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,064.36 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFNAGEL, NORA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,064.13 Date 03/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHVETS, DZMITRY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,063.42 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JANICE B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,063.30 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, THERESA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,062.70 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, VERNA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $93,062.69 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, REBECCAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,061.65 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, MATTHEW L Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $93,060.75 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ALEX M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,059.81 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IGRAS, EDMUND J, SR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $93,058.87 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, JOANNE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,058.74 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRIGHT, KRISTINA T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $93,058.18 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, TRACY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $93,058.17 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOPINO, DONALD A Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $93,058.03 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENIER, DENIS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $93,057.95 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADE, ARTHUR L, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $93,057.73 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LONG, RACHEL M Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,057.72 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MICHAEL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,057.66 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULMER, RANDY B Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $93,057.63 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, DIANNA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $93,057.15 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DIONNE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,054.81 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAOLA, RICHARD A, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,053.57 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUM, DANIEL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,053.54 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, THOMAS R Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,053.54 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERINO, KARA Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,053.54 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZARD, GREGORY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,052.02 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANFIELD, VAUGHAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $93,051.92 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, GARY J Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $93,048.79 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYOTTE, JOSEPH M Employer name Wayne County Amount $93,048.76 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JENNINE R Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $93,048.42 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDEN, SANDRA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,048.17 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN KENDRA, CATHERINE JENKI Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $93,048.07 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, JANE C Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $93,046.89 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEND, DANIEL L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,046.85 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAACK, ERIC C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,044.99 Date 01/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESINBERRY, PAULA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $93,044.76 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER-DUESING, SUSAN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,043.83 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEM, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,043.05 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, ROBERTO H Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $93,041.72 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, GREGORY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $93,041.00 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JOHN A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $93,041.00 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JULIO R Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,040.13 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JASON V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,039.24 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLA, GARY V Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $93,039.10 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORREA, BENJAMIN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $93,038.87 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIOU, MARIA D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,037.82 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSENBURG, MARK J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $93,037.60 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, ERIC B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $93,037.22 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,037.13 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $93,035.80 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPROWSKI, JOSEPH J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $93,035.80 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, JENNIFER L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $93,035.80 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $93,035.80 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEGRETTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,035.80 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLIKH, INNA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,035.80 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JEFFREY P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,035.80 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, ALICE J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,035.80 Date 01/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWICK, EDWARD J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,035.80 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANDREW Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,035.80 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELEFKA, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,035.80 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSHAN, STEPHEN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,035.80 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System