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 SICA, MATTHEW J, II Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $92,424.69 Date 06/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCAS, JOHN N Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,424.12 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORKIN, DANIEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,423.28 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNEE, JOHN M Employer name Erie County Amount $92,422.68 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOHN P, III Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $92,421.69 Date 04/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JOSEPH V Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,421.33 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, LINDA D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $92,421.02 Date 05/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JOHN W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $92,420.90 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELOZZI, NOELLE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $92,420.69 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHSTEN, EDWIN A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $92,420.59 Date 02/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADDIS, CLARENCE Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $92,420.52 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHERYL D Employer name Broome County Amount $92,420.03 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, VALERIE J Employer name Putnam County Amount $92,419.43 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNOZZI, LISA G Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $92,418.74 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LESLIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,418.47 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, GUILDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,417.95 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOCK, MARK M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $92,417.91 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, DENNIS R Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $92,416.34 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMARTINO, CHRISTIAN Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $92,416.24 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, MARYANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $92,414.46 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, DAVID J Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.40 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, WILLIAM C Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.40 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, RUSSELL P Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.40 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWAY, FREDERICK J Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.39 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.39 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAY, LISA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.37 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOREL, LAWRENCE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.37 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, LESLIE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.36 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, SAMUEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.36 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARK E Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.36 Date 01/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTS, MICHELLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.32 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, GARY K Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.28 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, DAVID M, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.27 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMES, JANET C Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,414.24 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, THOMAS R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,413.97 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,413.50 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTITULLO, FRANCISCO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,413.00 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATCH, RONALD E Employer name City of Watertown Amount $92,412.82 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUAGLIONE, JOHN F Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $92,411.10 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, STEPHEN G Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $92,411.08 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTSMAN, ROBERT R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $92,410.47 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAMES F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,409.46 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MARC D Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $92,408.99 Date 04/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UHL, PAULA M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $92,408.31 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHAWN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,408.22 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, FRED L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $92,407.64 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDINGER, MARK A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $92,407.64 Date 11/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, RICKY E, SR Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $92,407.63 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, GEORGE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,407.32 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBROW, ADAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,407.17 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, PATRICK J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $92,407.01 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REGINA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,406.33 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SUSAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,404.71 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,404.65 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, MEG Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $92,404.40 Date 05/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SANDRA S Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $92,403.95 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, TONI Y Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $92,403.22 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, AUDIE Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $92,402.93 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, BRADLEY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,402.88 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREGUDA, ANDRZEJ Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $92,401.93 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKORO, FELICIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,401.65 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGHEL, SUSAN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,401.26 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, BRIAN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $92,400.62 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL CORVO, ALEXSANDR J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,400.47 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $92,400.25 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,400.22 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, BENJAMIN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,399.29 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, RONALD D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $92,398.40 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLE, JENNIFER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,398.39 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIZA, RONALD G Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $92,398.35 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, CLARENCE C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $92,398.11 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARIO, BARBARA Z Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $92,397.88 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAENZ, JO ANN M Employer name Orange County Amount $92,397.75 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JODI A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,396.95 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADA, MARCO T Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $92,396.52 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODDER, JOSEPH E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,395.42 Date 12/06/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,394.94 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRAL, PAUL T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $92,394.63 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUNK, JOHN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,394.56 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, JOSE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,394.40 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ELIZABETH I Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $92,394.30 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHI, HUAJING Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,393.60 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDER, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,392.74 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIOLETTI, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $92,392.69 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,392.55 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-REYES, LA YONDA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,392.51 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVENTHAL, WILLIAM T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,391.60 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALICZEK, WALLACE J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $92,391.41 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, TRAVIS Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $92,391.04 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFRANCO, TERRY Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $92,389.96 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREASON, MICHAEL T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,389.96 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RICHARD A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, CANDACE K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 04/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ALFREIDA D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARK D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 07/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBBAN, LOREN D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWER, CONRAD W Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPROCKI, ELLEN O Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SAMUEL G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $92,389.96 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKOWSKI, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $92,389.91 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System