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 OROFINO, DAMIEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,146.68 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, RHONDA L Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $77,146.38 Date 03/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, EMILY A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $77,145.86 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADS, LAWRENCE A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $77,145.74 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, ARTHUR J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,145.36 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAGG, MITCHELL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,144.99 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALSO, TRACY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,144.77 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLMAN, SHAUN M Employer name Warren County Amount $77,144.75 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, DENISE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,144.41 Date 10/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, NIKIA R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,144.25 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACONTO, LEONARD J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,144.04 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIM N Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,143.59 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALOTICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $77,143.59 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, ANGEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,142.95 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZAYEV, VALERIY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $77,142.78 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIER, GEREMIAS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,142.36 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, RICHARD J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $77,141.87 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZER, JENNIFER J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,141.65 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, ALYSON V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,141.64 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, DANIEL R Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,141.55 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $77,141.51 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, TAMARA L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $77,141.48 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, SALVATORE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $77,140.99 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGEN, RAYMOND J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,140.84 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIDDLE, ROSA E Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,140.52 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ISABELLE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,139.92 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $77,139.46 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRODTMAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,139.37 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDEL, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,139.20 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVAY, CATHERINE ANN Employer name Cornell University Amount $77,138.88 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, JANET Employer name Columbia County Amount $77,138.82 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOUNADER, DAVID M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,138.62 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DEIRDRE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $77,138.16 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, LAURA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,137.21 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLARO, JENNIFER Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $77,136.77 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLIMAN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Orange County Amount $77,136.52 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,135.85 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KAREN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $77,133.93 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, BRIAN J Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $77,133.89 Date 02/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, THELMA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $77,133.65 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDEN, CHARLES E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $77,133.40 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE CRAFT, MARY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $77,133.16 Date 12/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, KAREN M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $77,133.16 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSCHOOR, KARIN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,132.80 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUESS, ANTHONY R Employer name Niagara County Amount $77,132.49 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, FILOMENO G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $77,131.85 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, THOMAS R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,131.20 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, SALVATORE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,130.96 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOGI, STEPHEN D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $77,130.60 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSEAU, TARA Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,130.23 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTHEISS, SHARON L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $77,129.26 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, NANCY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,129.20 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, DEREK D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $77,128.64 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CARL C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,128.44 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIVERT, MARIE C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $77,128.33 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, SALVATORE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,128.32 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEL, BETSY A Employer name Warren County Amount $77,128.28 Date 09/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MARISA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $77,128.07 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZBERG, HEATHER M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $77,127.45 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLA, CINDY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $77,127.25 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABB, SHENIKA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $77,127.01 Date 11/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,124.91 Date 10/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $77,124.63 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONSECA, EVELYN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $77,124.26 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALUTE, MARIA T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,123.74 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, LISA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,123.12 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLOFF, BRIAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,121.79 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TIMOTHY Employer name Albany County Amount $77,121.74 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINGANO-REINHART, NICOLE F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $77,121.39 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, LULA Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $77,121.29 Date 01/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, AUDREY E Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $77,120.70 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, WAYNE R Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $77,120.54 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, THOMAS P Employer name Erie County Amount $77,120.17 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SPEDON, GEORGE D Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $77,119.97 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAPERSTEIN, ADAM L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $77,119.64 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATTHEW A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,119.50 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS-JULIUS, SHARON Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,118.84 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRBUS, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $77,118.74 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUENTES, JUAN D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $77,118.41 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEGARDE, LORIE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,117.91 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, KIM R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $77,117.63 Date 10/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, ROBERT S Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $77,117.10 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, MAUREEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,116.65 Date 04/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, PAUL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $77,116.53 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, EDWARD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,116.43 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, BETH A Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $77,116.02 Date 09/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD E Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $77,115.79 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERT, DONALD D Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $77,115.41 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBARDINO, FRANK W Employer name Putnam County Amount $77,114.98 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETIZIA, GIUSEPPE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $77,114.73 Date 04/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPILII-LUTZ, ANN T Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $77,114.72 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ARTHUR, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $77,114.10 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, JOEL R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $77,114.07 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,114.03 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, KIERSTEN T Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $77,114.03 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, RICHARD A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $77,113.79 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSER, CHERYL L Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $77,113.66 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODECKER, CAROL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,113.14 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, JAMES M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $77,112.84 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LESLIE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,112.04 Date 02/25/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System