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 PAUL, JOHN C Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $94,081.10 Date 07/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRANCHIDA, KERRY ANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,080.44 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLO, THOMAS N Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $94,080.22 Date 01/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AUGUSTINO, DAVID J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,080.16 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PENNA, MARY J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $94,079.79 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, SHEILA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,078.68 Date 04/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KELLY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,078.68 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL ROSARIO, ELIAS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,078.68 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARC-CHARLES, HARRY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $94,078.68 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKMIRE, ROSE-ANN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,078.68 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARWAN, EMON N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $94,078.68 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEOBIA, EMMADAME C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $94,078.45 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS NOLL, BETHANY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $94,078.18 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ALTHEA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,078.08 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPP, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $94,077.73 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKEFIELD, BRIAN J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $94,077.72 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUSA, ANTONIO P Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $94,076.94 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORVAZNIK, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $94,074.22 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, STEPHEN Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $94,073.07 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, DEBORAH S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,071.91 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLEMISS, ROGER A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $94,071.54 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCAVAGE, JOAN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $94,071.52 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVILLE, FRANCIS Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $94,071.36 Date 08/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, FRANK L Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $94,070.40 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDER, JENNIFER B Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $94,070.32 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EDWARD G Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $94,069.26 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, JOHN D Employer name Chenango County Amount $94,068.60 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, JASON Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $94,068.48 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKIEWICZ, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $94,068.15 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TILLWITZ, MAUREEN E Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $94,067.91 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAWRENCE W Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $94,067.20 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,067.01 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDONE, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,066.91 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANNE LIBERTO Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $94,066.07 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LETITIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,066.05 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JESUS M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $94,064.86 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER VOORT, RYAN W Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,064.50 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, VINCE L Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $94,064.40 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEREEN, MARK A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $94,063.99 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KRISTA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,063.64 Date 05/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBECK, WILLIAM H Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,063.19 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELDERMAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,062.49 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name Erie County Amount $94,062.34 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINO, PATRIC JAMES Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $94,061.31 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, KAYLA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,060.57 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDROSIAN, LEVON G Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $94,059.88 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACAPPA, ROSEMARY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,059.32 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FODER, LAWRENCE R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,059.32 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEO, ERIC S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,059.32 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS-JEAN, STELLA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $94,058.14 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $94,057.89 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLITTO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $94,057.55 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUE, YUEN-SEK ERNIE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,056.49 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, DAVID W Employer name Niagara County Amount $94,055.89 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, THOMAS R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $94,052.96 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, STEVEN J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $94,052.90 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MONCY M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,051.61 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, ROBERT C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $94,051.10 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, JACINTA A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $94,050.84 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJERNIK, ANTHONY R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $94,050.06 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEDOS, RICHARD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,049.93 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORGROVE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Education Department Amount $94,048.53 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOEBLING, MELISSA A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $94,048.13 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARQUHARSON, JASMINE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $94,047.68 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, JOHN N Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $94,047.49 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANYO, CAROL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,046.52 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLIN, CHRISTINE Employer name Orange County Amount $94,046.17 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TAMMY L Employer name Orange County Amount $94,046.09 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENTHAL, JOSEPH T Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $94,046.04 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREZEAU, CYNTHIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $94,045.95 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DANIEL K Employer name Orange County Amount $94,045.95 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARY B Employer name Orange County Amount $94,045.94 Date 02/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PELT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Orange County Amount $94,045.86 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIOREK, STEVEN M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $94,045.64 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, FRANCINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,045.30 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $94,044.96 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEWINS, PETER Employer name Broome County Amount $94,044.62 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTICK, VIRGINIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,044.34 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, CASSANDRA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $94,043.79 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG-JAMES, PHYLLIS Y Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $94,043.65 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $94,043.30 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUKALO, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $94,042.98 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $94,042.40 Date 04/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DENNIS R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $94,042.34 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELTS, GREGORY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,042.28 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JOSEPH E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $94,041.84 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILWIT, KATHERINE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $94,041.82 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PAULA M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $94,041.64 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIMES, DAVID L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $94,041.52 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDISCO, TAMARA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $94,041.29 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, PATRICIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,040.85 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEM, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,038.76 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $94,038.10 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, THOMAS J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $94,037.28 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCK, LARRY J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $94,037.19 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, AARON L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,036.20 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELCH, JESSE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $94,036.16 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, VINCENT O Employer name Broome County Amount $94,036.10 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANTHONY P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,035.68 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $94,035.62 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System