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 DE VINCENZO, GUY Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $89,722.68 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYEWO, TEMITOPE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $89,722.56 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, PATRICK H Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,722.11 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRTH, JENNIFER L Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $89,721.69 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL HUSSEIN, AMMAR J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,721.49 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, DANIEL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,721.49 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAVEY, JAMES P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,721.49 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADA, LIVIU C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,721.49 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLUD, ROBIN E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $89,721.49 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFSTETTER, WILLIAM T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,721.40 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIDKIN, SCOTT C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,721.01 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, LARISSA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,720.80 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBERG, MICHAEL G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,720.80 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDAK, JEFFREY W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $89,720.80 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARK R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,720.80 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHCREE J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $89,720.79 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WAYNE D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $89,719.98 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, KENNETH J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,719.37 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLS, JOHN S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $89,719.33 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGREE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,719.02 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $89,718.73 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIPE, MAURICE R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $89,718.44 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVALL, HOWARD Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $89,717.93 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, CATHERINE L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $89,717.59 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBER, THEODORE C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,717.49 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, PHILLIP D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,717.16 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRANTON, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,716.51 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINEGG, ROSEMARIE Employer name Education Department Amount $89,715.97 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, ERNEST Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,715.92 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,715.62 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,714.06 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, TERRENCE E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,713.98 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,713.97 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MERIN E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $89,713.82 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, PETER F, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $89,713.44 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, MARK H Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $89,713.14 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOBENKO, YULIYA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,711.70 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMISON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,711.17 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILCOX, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,711.04 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOETH, JOSEPH E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $89,710.08 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVEY, JEFFRY P Employer name Broome County Amount $89,709.69 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, THOMAS J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $89,709.64 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DEBORAH P Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $89,708.94 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREMIA, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,708.92 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, SHAWN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $89,708.52 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARAIS, FLOYD, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $89,708.26 Date 01/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLARD, JENNIFER J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,706.01 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALWANI, SAPNA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,705.89 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY JO Employer name Department of State Amount $89,705.72 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,705.33 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,703.69 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRAND, ELIZABETH Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $89,703.12 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAVELLO, ANTHONY J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,700.46 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, LINDA M Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $89,700.37 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, RANDY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,700.23 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARWELL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,700.15 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLOUGHLIN, LESLIE D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $89,699.97 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,699.57 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, WILLIAM J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $89,698.63 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, JOAN MARIE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $89,698.14 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, MOHAMMAD S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $89,697.66 Date 12/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SUSAN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,697.63 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSO, MARIE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,697.00 Date 07/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, MICHAELLE V Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $89,696.97 Date 05/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, LEONETTA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,696.65 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $89,696.10 Date 11/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $89,695.85 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWEIKIS, PATRICIA E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,695.44 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYSH, EILEEN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,695.44 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETZ, JAMESON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,694.93 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALM, KENNETH A, SR Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $89,694.19 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKRELL, THOMAS R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,694.18 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, CHAIM Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $89,693.33 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, ROBERT F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,691.77 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NALBACK, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,691.45 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGSTROM, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,691.36 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASKO, JAMES G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,691.25 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRERO, EDGARDO R Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,691.07 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMARCO-DELMONT, RENEE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,690.41 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, DAVID R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $89,690.41 Date 04/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $89,690.07 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,689.58 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASCY, MARIE HENRIETTE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $89,688.27 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFER, JEFFREY K Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $89,687.78 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWNIAK, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $89,687.41 Date 01/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EMERY, RICHARD J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $89,685.60 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, DANIEL F Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $89,685.35 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZECIAK, NINA S Employer name Orange County Amount $89,685.08 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINER, NICKI L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $89,684.79 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLAS, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $89,684.45 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, DARRICK T Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $89,684.42 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIMONE, SYLVIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,683.74 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SANDRA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $89,682.97 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTE, CAROL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $89,682.91 Date 11/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, JAN PIERRE Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $89,681.91 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEAN, RUTH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,681.56 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,681.15 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WESLEY J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $89,681.03 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLUECK, VERONICA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,680.82 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCAVICH, MATHEW D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,680.74 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System