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 VINCI, ANTHONY S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $77,057.88 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTOMSKI, ANN MARIE Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $77,057.88 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFACE, JOHN P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $77,057.74 Date 01/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DOUCEUR, PAUL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,057.24 Date 09/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $77,057.24 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WAYNE L Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $77,057.13 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JULIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,056.52 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADUEMEZIA, MARIE Y Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,056.43 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, STACI E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $77,055.95 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, DREW E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $77,055.80 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, JUSTIN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,055.68 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JEREMY L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $77,055.68 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ALBERTO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,055.45 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, KENNETH Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $77,055.41 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, MATTHEW J Employer name Ulster County Amount $77,055.32 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSEVELT, LATISA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $77,055.17 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, TIMOTHY F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $77,054.58 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZO, CRAIG S Employer name Erie County Amount $77,054.55 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBROVICH, NANCY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,053.69 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, NANCY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $77,053.48 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITSON, CLAUDETTE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,053.40 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $77,053.23 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERIDGE, YAKINI W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,052.38 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATANELLA, MICHAEL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,052.17 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ANNA M Employer name Orange County Amount $77,051.96 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELF, MICHAEL J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,051.92 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $77,051.84 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JOSE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,051.61 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $77,051.61 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, MARY K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,051.02 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, DAVID J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,049.14 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, GEORGE J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $77,049.12 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, JASON E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $77,049.10 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE THORNE, MARYANN M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $77,049.00 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, ROBERT R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUSHARM, VALERIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, LAURA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER PYZYNSKI, CHRISTINE E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMET, JULIE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASON, MARY E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DOLORES A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $77,049.00 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SHEILA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ROBERT E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $77,049.00 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGAMMATO, JAMES Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $77,048.83 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGYROS, MARTHA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,048.00 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROS, MARK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,048.00 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,048.00 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURA, GERALD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,048.00 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, DEBORAH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,048.00 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, TARA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,047.96 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSLER, FRANK J, JR Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $77,047.83 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, SHARON T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,047.63 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK GOLDSTEIN, PAULA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,045.90 Date 09/28/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEGHER, JAMES F Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $77,045.88 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MARK C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $77,045.71 Date 05/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINELLO, RANDY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $77,045.54 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMAURICE, JANINE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $77,045.54 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,045.28 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, JAMES M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $77,045.26 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, LIAM T Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $77,044.96 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGIELCZYK, JOSPEH A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $77,044.91 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, JAMES F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $77,044.85 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JACQUELINE J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $77,044.82 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JOSHUA R Employer name Albany County Amount $77,044.62 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, ANDREW J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $77,044.44 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, TRAVIS K Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $77,043.43 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, MICHAEL Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $77,043.30 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDALL W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $77,042.83 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASCIO, TRACY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $77,042.75 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, JORDAN B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $77,042.27 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORBARON, ORAAN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,041.64 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRIE, MICHAEL J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,041.63 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, TIMOTHY B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $77,041.62 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDILA, PEDRO F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,040.50 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, JOHN C Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $77,040.21 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKE, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $77,040.10 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONGORA, RAFAEL C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $77,040.08 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYNDA, KEVIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $77,039.21 Date 03/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $77,039.00 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, PAUL S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $77,038.99 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,038.26 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOIDEL, LEWIS F Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $77,037.61 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, S R CORY Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $77,037.60 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSEL, JAMES H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,037.41 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUTHORP, CAROLYN A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $77,037.10 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, ROBBE E, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,036.35 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GLORIA Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $77,035.79 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, ERICA T Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $77,033.83 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, PETER J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,032.74 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCO, MICHAEL Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $77,032.49 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,032.40 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTANSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $77,032.16 Date 10/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BERNARD A, JR Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $77,031.40 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ARACELLY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $77,031.32 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEH, MICHAEL C Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $77,031.12 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, SUSAN C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,030.31 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $77,030.06 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EDNA I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $77,029.90 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System