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 NOVELLO, VITTORIO Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $81,410.07 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, VINCENT J Employer name Orange County Amount $81,410.05 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, JACOB D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $81,409.65 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, JANET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,409.60 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O DONNELL, MARTIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $81,409.51 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, PAUL B Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $81,408.84 Date 12/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MERCEDES C Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,408.83 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDTREE, MARCULLUS A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,408.74 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANTERBURY, CARL E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $81,407.89 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ANDREW H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $81,407.69 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, VERONICA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $81,407.61 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZO, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $81,407.26 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, XIU HUI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,407.17 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ELIZABETH Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,406.95 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERTON, THOMAS N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,406.81 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, ERIC C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $81,406.75 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN P Employer name Chemung County Amount $81,406.52 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKO, SUSAN M Employer name Hamilton County Amount $81,406.37 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCOMBE, CALVIN B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $81,406.36 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUERQUES, NICHOLAS P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $81,406.06 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, VALARIE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $81,406.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONK, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Education Department Amount $81,406.00 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENZEL, ROBYN E Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $81,406.00 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAUX, NATALIE J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,406.00 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, MARIYA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,406.00 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,405.97 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JOHN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $81,405.80 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCICA, GWENDOLYN S Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $81,405.75 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALENOWSKI, MARK A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $81,405.73 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, MARK P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $81,404.76 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JASON J Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $81,404.46 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANDILE, VINCENT V Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $81,404.16 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOPE, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $81,403.80 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANTOR, TED S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,403.80 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVENS, DOUGLAS A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $81,403.78 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARZYNSKI, JERZY Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $81,403.70 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTER, PAULINE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $81,403.68 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDOLA, RICHARD Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $81,403.32 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS C Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,403.00 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLARDO, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $81,402.88 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPITZNER, TIFFANY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,402.74 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $81,402.40 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMAGGIO, PETER Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,402.31 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, JAMES V Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $81,401.90 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE-SANATAR, DONNA L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $81,400.29 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DALE M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,400.07 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, KEVIN A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $81,400.04 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAR, KIP A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $81,399.91 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ROBERT B, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $81,399.85 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CATHLEEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,398.91 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, GEORGE M Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $81,398.15 Date 10/31/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOHN T Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $81,397.89 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, DANIEL M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $81,397.40 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CAREY A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $81,396.77 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGASON, SCOTT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $81,396.77 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEOD, PAMELA J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $81,396.76 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, RICHARD F Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $81,395.97 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, ERIC Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $81,395.94 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALUCH, VINCENT J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $81,395.56 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, SOHEL Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $81,395.46 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRICH, KIMBERLY A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,395.43 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOLT, MICHELLE L Employer name City of Geneva Amount $81,395.22 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINDOS, THOMAS J Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $81,394.00 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, LYNNETTE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $81,393.97 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCQUE, MATTHEW G Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $81,393.82 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, FRANK L, III Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,393.46 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONA, BRUCE Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $81,393.34 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGNAUTH, CHRIS D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,393.16 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, AMY K Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $81,393.13 Date 06/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MERIS S Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,393.00 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, CURT M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $81,391.25 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, PETER M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,391.24 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, PETER T Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $81,391.13 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLAUGHLIN, JANE K Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $81,391.07 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROUILLARD, ERICK Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $81,390.04 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLERO, STEPHEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,389.34 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ-TORCHON, NANCY Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $81,388.79 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $81,388.77 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELAND, LENNIE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $81,388.51 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKENHAUSER, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $81,388.38 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LISA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,387.62 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MELISSA S Employer name Orange County Amount $81,387.17 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JOSEPH W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $81,386.36 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GRITLEY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $81,386.08 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENZEL-JELLICK, THERESA M Employer name Broome County Amount $81,385.85 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, DIGNA M Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $81,385.33 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCI, NANCY C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $81,385.25 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, PAMELA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $81,385.20 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGER, STEPHEN R Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $81,384.89 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLOCK, DAVID J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $81,384.76 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, KYLE M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $81,384.60 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMB, BARRY E Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $81,384.53 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDIKE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,383.41 Date 05/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUEL, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $81,383.38 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIGAN, JASON T Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $81,383.35 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, JOEL Employer name Bay Shore Fire District Amount $81,383.28 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, PAUL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $81,383.24 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKHAROV, YEVGENIY G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,382.33 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUKEIR, OMAR M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,382.00 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTI, SHELLY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $81,381.60 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System