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 HARRIS, RICHARD T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,460.01 Date 05/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIAN GULLO, MING Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,459.84 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PATRICIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $95,459.79 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, GERMAN Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $95,459.78 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $95,459.33 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, CHARLES N Employer name Genesee County Amount $95,459.20 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWINSKI, JONATHAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,459.18 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, DANIELLE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,459.15 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, WILLIAM E Employer name City of Auburn Amount $95,456.93 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LISCHAK, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,456.54 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLESKY, SUSAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $95,456.35 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAKSEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Education Department Amount $95,455.49 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRIMA, JOSEPH Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $95,454.71 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBAS, CHERYL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $95,453.58 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, SONIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,453.35 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JAMES A Employer name Oneida County Amount $95,452.83 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JOSEPH B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $95,452.68 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, CYNTHIA G Employer name Delaware County Amount $95,451.04 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, FRANCINE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,450.69 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTEO, DAVID M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $95,450.39 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, TIMOTHY Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $95,450.37 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINLEY, RICHARD H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,450.02 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIEWICZ, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $95,449.83 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, BRIAN E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $95,449.44 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $95,448.00 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $95,447.72 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, NICOLE D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,446.94 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEMBERT-BRISSON, MONICA F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,446.94 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT-GRAHAM, TANIA J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,446.94 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJPAL, DENISE C A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,446.94 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENHAUS, ROBERT L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,446.94 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGONJA, ANA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $95,446.94 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, MARIA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,446.94 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IENOPOLI, JENNIFER A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,446.94 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYZOWSKI, DOROTHEA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,446.94 Date 07/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, YESENIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $95,446.94 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKES, BARBARA A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $95,446.94 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVINGER, VALERIE D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $95,446.94 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, ERNEST A, JR Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $95,446.94 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLEAN, EVANNE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $95,446.44 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CLAUDETTE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,446.26 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, JOSEPH Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $95,445.84 Date 05/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LEIGH A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $95,445.04 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCES, ANTOINETTE N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $95,444.98 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITON, RODOLFO E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $95,444.35 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPRESA, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $95,444.21 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNOTTI, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $95,443.96 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RONALD B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $95,443.20 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DONNA M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $95,442.96 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CAROLINE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $95,442.95 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPE, DANIELLE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $95,442.51 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILKEY, BRUCE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $95,441.34 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUER, DONNA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $95,441.07 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,440.68 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, WILFREDO, II Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $95,440.02 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTSON, LONNIE L, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $95,439.85 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEMEN, PHILIP C Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $95,439.41 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $95,439.24 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JEANNETTE S Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $95,438.09 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, JEAN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,437.88 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNETT, JENNIFER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,437.62 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEATH, LISA C Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $95,436.64 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, EDWIN L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $95,435.14 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,433.53 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANARIELLO, JEFFREY Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $95,432.68 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, GREGORY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,432.39 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WILLIAM G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,432.39 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, ANDREW R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $95,432.01 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAJEUNESSE, DAWN ANN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,430.88 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDONI, GUY , JR Employer name City of Geneva Amount $95,430.20 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARCANGELIS, LAURA D Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $95,429.34 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, SHAWN M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $95,429.33 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADINO, LOUIS J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $95,428.27 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELET-TORRES, VANESSA B Employer name Rockland County Amount $95,427.62 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLARE, OPHELIA Q Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $95,427.55 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, JOHN N Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,426.16 Date 02/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $95,425.74 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TIRON J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,425.71 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAY, JOHN E Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $95,425.38 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCENTE, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $95,425.18 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILKINS, RICHARD P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $95,424.68 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAUREL Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $95,424.58 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMBERG, DONALD G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $95,424.39 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRERETON, MARINA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,423.89 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, JAYSON H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,422.89 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $95,422.60 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRILL, LOUISE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,421.88 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, JASON A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $95,421.35 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DANIEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,420.89 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, DANIEL L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $95,420.47 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGAN, TINA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,420.47 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSELIS, GEORGE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $95,420.15 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTYN, ERIC A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $95,418.68 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIPER, RYAN K Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $95,418.57 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PAUL E Employer name City of Fulton Amount $95,417.61 Date 05/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $95,417.37 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASBROUCK, BRETT Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $95,417.14 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JOHN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $95,416.89 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMRICH, STEPHAN F Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $95,416.80 Date 08/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLLINGER, AMY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $95,416.42 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System