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 IMAFIDON, EDGAL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,302.58 Date 02/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $90,302.25 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, KRISTEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $90,301.04 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,300.41 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, RENALDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,300.22 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BELINDA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,299.87 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, MARIE G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $90,299.76 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, BENJAMIN H Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $90,298.53 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROHN, RUTH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,298.53 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOHN R Employer name Erie County Amount $90,297.79 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LALONNIE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,297.40 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, VALERIE A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $90,297.35 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLENBERG, HARRIET D Employer name New City Library Amount $90,297.29 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOISSIERE, JILL A Employer name Thorobred Breed Dev Fund Corp. Amount $90,296.62 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORI, ALEX Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $90,296.50 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $90,296.06 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIANO, THOMAS F, JR Employer name City of Kingston Amount $90,294.97 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHACKMAN, EUGENE Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,294.72 Date 03/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURTIG, MATTHEW C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $90,294.06 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, RYAN T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,293.78 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, JOSHUA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,293.58 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QIU, LIYA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,293.55 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, DAPHNE M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $90,292.99 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, SHANE T Employer name City of Troy Amount $90,292.83 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORREDOR, JOSE WILLIAM Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $90,292.54 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDEN, MICHAEL L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $90,291.72 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, ABEL E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $90,291.07 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,290.24 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, LINDA G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $90,289.44 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $90,289.30 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $90,288.84 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDSON S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $90,288.72 Date 01/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, JOHN FRANK Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $90,288.64 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CAROLYN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,287.62 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISNER, PETER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $90,287.52 Date 06/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENTINO, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $90,286.97 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZHUGH, VALERIE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $90,286.88 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHIS, DEBORAH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,286.71 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $90,285.49 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KWASNEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $90,284.08 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURORE, YVESON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,284.04 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $90,283.98 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $90,283.94 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SHARON L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $90,283.49 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DAVID P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,282.64 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALVELLO, MARIO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $90,282.46 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGUIT, JERRY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,282.34 Date 07/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCION, RENEE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,282.17 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DAVID A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,282.16 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, STEPHEN G Employer name Yates County Ind Dev Agency Amount $90,282.06 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTNER, JASON D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $90,281.61 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, JULIUS, III Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $90,281.48 Date 08/13/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, JYYFEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $90,281.06 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECH, ANDREW W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $90,280.87 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLAUR, PETER Employer name Oneida County Amount $90,280.36 Date 12/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $90,279.83 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JOSEPH M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $90,279.46 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHRKORN, ERIK A Employer name Orange County Amount $90,279.17 Date 03/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, JOSEPH F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,279.10 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLES, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,279.03 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,278.69 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, ROBERT E, III Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $90,278.68 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, DENNIS P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,278.63 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSLANHAN, MICHELINE H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,278.38 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, DAMON J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $90,277.20 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPFIELD, ERIN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $90,276.53 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, WILLIS K P, JR Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $90,275.94 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JOSEPH J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $90,275.78 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, RICHARD J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $90,274.49 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANCI, KENNETH Employer name Orange County Amount $90,274.37 Date 01/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMER, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $90,273.94 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHERYLL M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,273.76 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELES, MICHELE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $90,273.65 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAZAN, ENONE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $90,273.09 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIN, BOK HI Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,272.87 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIS, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $90,272.22 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOSHUA S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $90,272.14 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MATTHEW J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $90,271.66 Date 02/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, JAMES E Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $90,271.16 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, THOMAS F Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $90,270.42 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, SEAN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $90,270.18 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHAEL Employer name Orange County Amount $90,269.99 Date 10/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AFEE, ROBERT J Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $90,269.94 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIZARDI, RAFAEL L Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $90,269.62 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, PATRICK V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,269.54 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICOL, T ANDREW Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $90,269.17 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, CATHERINE M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $90,268.28 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, ELIZABETH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $90,268.07 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CHRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $90,267.97 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, JOSHUA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $90,267.03 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIFICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,266.45 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGE, CAROL H Employer name Education Department Amount $90,266.45 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAJALES, ANANIAS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $90,266.32 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURRAY, EDWARD C Employer name Putnam County Amount $90,266.01 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,265.21 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, JANET A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,264.51 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEHLA, PAUL V Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $90,263.70 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVALLONE, VINCENT, JR Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $90,263.04 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANAS, KAREN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,262.47 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLING, EDWARD A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $90,262.19 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System