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 OLIVIERI, JILL F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $76,946.97 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANIBAL, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $76,946.54 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMJOHN, MOHAMED S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $76,945.97 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, FRED Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,945.63 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIFFLER, JAMES J Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $76,945.00 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, RICHARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,944.82 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMIARA, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,944.72 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, KEVIN D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $76,944.68 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAFFORD, BRIAN K Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $76,944.65 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, COURTNEY E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $76,944.40 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YING Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,944.40 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KELLY R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,944.19 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,944.12 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDZINSKA-SAYERS, MONIKA A Employer name Chemung County Amount $76,944.03 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $76,944.02 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, E SUZANNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $76,943.88 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNISON, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $76,943.75 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GORDON E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $76,943.73 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JACQUELINE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,943.47 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, KEISHA A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $76,943.46 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLEMAN, JAMES A Employer name City of Albany Amount $76,942.76 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, TOURE D Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $76,942.76 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, ANN M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $76,942.76 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, GREGORY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $76,942.45 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REECE, JOSEPH G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $76,942.19 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, GARRET R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $76,942.19 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SCOTT R Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $76,941.56 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JOHNNIE T Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $76,941.40 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, MARSHA R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $76,941.35 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANOUNG, ROBERT Employer name Cortland County Amount $76,941.30 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, JUAN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $76,941.28 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, KAREN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $76,939.67 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, WILLIAM F Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $76,939.32 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSEL, ANDREW G Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $76,938.70 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHINAPPI, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $76,938.19 Date 04/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTON, DANNY E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $76,938.08 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVIA, KENNETH D Employer name Albany County Amount $76,938.01 Date 11/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WILLIAM Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $76,938.00 Date 01/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTI, MICHAEL J Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $76,937.76 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, SEAN K Employer name Town of Webster Amount $76,936.52 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIMAK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Erie County Amount $76,936.30 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, CHARLOTTE Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $76,935.60 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELE, ROBERT L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $76,935.46 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSTIZZI, DAVID J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $76,935.44 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, GORDON A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $76,935.40 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, RICKEY Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $76,934.51 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEBEL, GARY Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $76,934.32 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, WAYNE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,934.00 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, WILLIAM L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $76,933.79 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLOCK, MARIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $76,933.18 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGAPANE, FRANK Employer name City of Rome Amount $76,933.16 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOGLIA, NICHOLAS W Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $76,932.92 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHA, WANLI Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $76,932.90 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ANNMARIE Employer name City of Troy Amount $76,932.36 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JAMIE K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $76,932.09 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, DONNA Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $76,932.06 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, NAJIEB E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $76,931.75 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, FREDERICK E, JR Employer name Oswego County Amount $76,931.67 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCHI, CAROLINA Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $76,931.57 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, DENISE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $76,930.55 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WALTER R Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $76,929.94 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DIANE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $76,929.47 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRIE, JANICE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $76,928.71 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, TANYA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $76,928.45 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMAK, MARK Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $76,928.40 Date 10/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, ERIC Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $76,928.03 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFU, RENATO J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $76,927.99 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANSKEVICZ, BEVERLY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $76,927.90 Date 01/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDER, MARK J Employer name Niagara Co Soil&Water Con Dis Amount $76,927.70 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, ALLISON A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $76,927.69 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, KEVIN F Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $76,927.64 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLONSKI, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $76,927.36 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, PATRICK A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $76,927.32 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRO, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,927.20 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNIK, MARY BETH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $76,927.08 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBERS, GREGORY G Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $76,927.06 Date 06/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERHART, JOHN S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $76,926.94 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELENO, NATASHA H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $76,926.77 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRA, GERALD L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $76,926.50 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEENDYAL, KUNDANLALL Employer name Westchester County Amount $76,926.46 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDENBRAND, PATRICK A Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $76,926.40 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARPLEY, JANET A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $76,926.10 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-PABON, NORMA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $76,925.57 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINO, DEBORAH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $76,925.52 Date 12/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPINATO, PETER V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $76,925.10 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTUCA, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $76,925.01 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $76,924.92 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, ELAINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $76,924.79 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE, VINCENT B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $76,924.50 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEED, SAMUEL Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $76,924.22 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAFANE, ANN-MARIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $76,923.91 Date 02/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOCK, CHARLES W Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $76,923.86 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIN, STEVEN E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $76,923.20 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRATORI, DANIEL J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $76,923.17 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIBYL, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $76,923.05 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS J, II Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $76,923.00 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETUCCI, SCOTT D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $76,922.69 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACLE, JUDY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $76,922.58 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRANDOLA, LISA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,922.02 Date 06/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIA, ANNA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $76,922.02 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System