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 KAVANAGH, BRIAN P Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVINE, CHARLES D Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPARDO, DONNA A Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKEY, MARGARET M Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL G Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULIN, AMY R Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEOPLES-STOKES, CRYSTAL Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, LINDA B Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ADDIE J Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITONE, MATTHEW J Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KEITH Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, KENNETH P Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $92,000.00 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGLIANTE, GARY A Employer name Village of West Hampton Dunes Amount $92,000.00 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDARELLI, PAULA R Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,999.58 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, GARY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $91,998.70 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, H TIMOTHY Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $91,998.21 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ROLAND E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $91,997.91 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BRIAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,997.86 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CHERYL M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $91,997.82 Date 07/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ROBERTO, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,997.21 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,997.10 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESS, TIMOTHY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,996.76 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DEBRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $91,996.22 Date 12/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHI, MATTHEW J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,996.10 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,996.07 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EFRAIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,995.86 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HACKETT, GREGORY N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,995.75 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHAWN C Employer name Erie County Amount $91,995.60 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REO, MARY ELLEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $91,995.12 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PINO, ROBERT L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $91,994.98 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLWOOD, MICHELE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,994.81 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, ROBERT F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $91,994.72 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, PATTERSON Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $91,994.26 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRENO, CHRISTOPHER JOHN Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $91,993.95 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AISSI, JALILA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $91,993.72 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUZBURG, GLENN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $91,993.65 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATEPAOLO, LORI A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $91,993.13 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTERO, MYRA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $91,992.95 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTEI, ADAM M Employer name City of Albany Amount $91,992.01 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, ERIC M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $91,991.90 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUNZIO, GLEN J Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $91,991.21 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTELI, PANTELIS K Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $91,990.49 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, BENJAMIN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,990.02 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNY, DUSTIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $91,989.94 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEKELOO, THOMAS H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,989.84 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JESSICA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,989.50 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHNIK, PAUL L Employer name Erie County Amount $91,988.28 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPSHAW, JAMES K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,988.11 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANNOTT, JOHN J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $91,987.62 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVGEL, OLGA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,987.48 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, DANIEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,987.48 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZEL, DANIEL C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,987.48 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMORI, EVERESTO M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $91,986.31 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, NADIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $91,985.10 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSATERI, ROBERT G Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,984.36 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DEVIN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $91,983.51 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORECKI-MILLER, JUNE M Employer name Orange County Amount $91,983.41 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLIS, STEVEN F Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $91,982.84 Date 03/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMELLA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,982.79 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, JOEL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,982.70 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, WILLIAM R, III Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $91,982.41 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $91,981.65 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $91,981.10 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITAILLE, CHARLES J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,981.08 Date 11/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ALEXANDER H Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $91,981.04 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTE, GRACE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $91,980.54 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GERARD Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $91,980.54 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTO, CHRYSTYNE Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $91,980.54 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $91,980.29 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HO, JANET G Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,979.66 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, STEVEN E. Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,979.39 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, EFREM R Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $91,979.12 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JUSTIN R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $91,979.02 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DON M, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $91,978.70 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDASSARE, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,977.70 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARGA, MARIA TERESA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $91,977.44 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, MICHAEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,976.12 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUONAUGURIO, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,975.88 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGO, DAVID N Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $91,975.68 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, JOHN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,975.08 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLUSSER, DEREK Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $91,975.04 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLIDDEN, JAMES Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $91,975.00 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREAPER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $91,973.29 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ROBERT E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,972.82 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUBER, ROBERT, JR Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $91,972.67 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $91,972.58 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, WILLIAM D Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $91,972.02 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIELENKIEVICZ, BEN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,971.94 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILE, JOEY C Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $91,971.94 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONAS JOHN, PAMELA Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $91,971.37 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SCOTT L Employer name Orange County Amount $91,971.03 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, OLIVER S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,970.85 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EWING, AMY B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $91,970.84 Date 11/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTULLI, JOSEPH G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $91,970.67 Date 04/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROS, KAREN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,969.54 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, HILTON H Employer name Westchester County Amount $91,968.91 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRONE, RICHARD E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,968.66 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELISKY, JOHN P Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $91,968.56 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, TERRI L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $91,968.13 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System