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 RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $84,040.26 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNO, NICHOLAS R Employer name Lewis County Amount $84,039.58 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, REGINA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $84,039.45 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DIANE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,038.71 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLIS, LISA A Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $84,038.69 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, TONY Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $84,038.69 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRA, DANNILLE ADJOA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $84,038.58 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIVA, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $84,038.52 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISILLI, ANTONIO P Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $84,038.51 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GREGORY S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $84,038.36 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, JASON M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $84,038.26 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALZER, JOHN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,038.01 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, KAREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,037.90 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $84,037.62 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENCRANS, RONALD J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $84,037.56 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RYAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $84,037.38 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPAOLA, CARRIE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,036.21 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, ARTHUR L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $84,035.30 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREN, JANET M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $84,034.94 Date 08/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALFREDO, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,034.87 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COON, JEREMY T Employer name Warren County Amount $84,034.33 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIDGE-AUGUGLIARO, LORI A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $84,033.48 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, KIPPY G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,033.16 Date 01/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMONDA, AIMEE J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $84,032.82 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, RONNIE B Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $84,032.56 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COXUM, JOHNNY G Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $84,032.14 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, OIHA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,032.00 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANG, AMY H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,032.00 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISING, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,031.97 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, JONATHAN E Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $84,031.91 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, ROBERT M, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $84,031.85 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, LESLIE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $84,031.42 Date 03/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JOE G Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $84,031.21 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTZ, DAVID L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $84,031.19 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFRED, ERIC S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,030.98 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLOE, THOMAS E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $84,030.96 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANABEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,030.62 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, JOHN T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $84,030.47 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGINSKI, DENNIS A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $84,030.41 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, MARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $84,029.97 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, MARK D Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $84,029.06 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COPPINGER, ROBERT Employer name Town of Islip Amount $84,029.02 Date 05/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAURO, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $84,028.91 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLOHESSY, SANDRA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $84,028.63 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DELLA A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $84,028.57 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVELLO, JASON R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $84,028.26 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUDELO, OSCAR Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $84,027.99 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISQUE, MARIE B Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $84,027.70 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, ROBERT Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $84,027.48 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIENDO, JOSHUA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $84,027.48 Date 02/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGLUND, ERIC T Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $84,027.30 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGOL, PATRICIA C Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $84,027.13 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMINGER, JOHN L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $84,026.96 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADINSKY, SUSAN H Employer name Department of Law Amount $84,025.98 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EMERSON Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $84,025.91 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL H Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $84,025.69 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGE, COREY T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,025.53 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARTIN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $84,024.94 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDERMAN, NICKOLAS J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $84,024.54 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, RAYMOND Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $84,024.38 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, RODNEY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,024.27 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZUR, BRADLEY D Employer name Genesee County Amount $84,023.62 Date 01/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, LISA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $84,023.50 Date 10/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURDYNA, PATRICIA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $84,023.42 Date 04/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, LELIS L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,023.38 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULTAGGIO, CARLA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,023.37 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISENHOF, TERESA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $84,023.22 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNA, ERNEST R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,022.64 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GEORGIA, JOSEPH F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,022.52 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, TAMEKA D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $84,022.29 Date 06/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, DEBBY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $84,022.02 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, PAUL M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,021.05 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $84,020.93 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORA, DANIEL Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $84,020.76 Date 05/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, DONNA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $84,020.69 Date 07/19/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, STEVEN D Employer name Albany County Amount $84,020.20 Date 09/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $84,019.89 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NICHOLAS L Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $84,018.71 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, JODIE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $84,018.06 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSHARME, DEAN K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,018.04 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLLAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $84,017.54 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYERS, DOUGLAS W Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $84,016.62 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, DERMOT P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $84,016.62 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, BRIAN V Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $84,016.59 Date 01/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGIN, MICHAEL E Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $84,016.21 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSELLO, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,016.07 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, D'JYNA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,015.36 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MARK A Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,015.31 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLLEY, TIMOTHY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $84,014.97 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, THOMAS J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $84,014.70 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, RAYMOND P Employer name City of Rome Amount $84,014.33 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELMS, JEFFREY W Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $84,013.17 Date 05/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASPER, REBECCA B Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $84,011.68 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-COLON, ELIZABETH Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $84,011.36 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $84,010.84 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, KEVIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $84,010.63 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIE, BRET A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $84,010.20 Date 11/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDANOWSKI, TODD M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $84,008.38 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JAMES J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $84,007.91 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBOREZ, RUBEN A Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $84,006.91 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System