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 BROMBERG, ROY G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $153,298.70 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, MARIE JENNIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $153,294.11 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JOSEPH T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $153,294.11 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, STEVEN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $153,291.11 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,288.84 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUMA, STEVE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $153,287.25 Date 07/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOHANE, JOHN W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $153,282.49 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCQUE, MARSHALL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,281.32 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLOCATOULAS, CHRIS N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,275.49 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESNICK, ERIC S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,272.10 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARI, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,271.92 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DANIEL B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,269.36 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEGEMANN, ROBERT S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $153,268.90 Date 02/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZROCK, GLENN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,262.70 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHAD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $153,262.69 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUBKER, GLENN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,262.20 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, NANCY P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $153,258.79 Date 07/11/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, THOMAS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,254.74 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREAZZO, PAUL A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $153,251.47 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $153,244.39 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JAMES M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $153,239.65 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $153,239.11 Date 09/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODBOURN, DONALD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,220.53 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRODAN, VICTORIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $153,219.31 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, MELODY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $153,218.08 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, DAVID J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $153,217.60 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MATTHEW C Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $153,215.59 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOEPFER, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,212.05 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAPPE, MATTHEW T Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $153,208.30 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, PHILIP G Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $153,202.65 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENISTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,198.14 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,196.79 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOULET, WILLIAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,196.02 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, RALPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,195.64 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORMOSO, JOSE L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $153,194.88 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, DAVID L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,194.35 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEARS, DANNY D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $153,185.76 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, DENNIS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,184.24 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINKMAN, ROBERT F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,180.38 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEDORCHAK, JAMES M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $153,177.40 Date 09/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUST, ROBERT S Employer name Westchester County Amount $153,165.23 Date 10/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LERNER, RICHARD S Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,162.50 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIER, ERIC F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,156.16 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERRY, WILLIAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,153.69 Date 09/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,151.03 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, ROBERT A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $153,148.58 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIERECKL-PRAST, BRITTA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $153,136.89 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, BRENDAN B Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $153,133.32 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROFENNA, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $153,125.51 Date 12/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, YVONNE T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,125.24 Date 08/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, SEAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,118.39 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,116.77 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEARS, JAMES J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $153,111.38 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTA, JENNIFER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,111.04 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGRICH, JAY A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $153,106.03 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHMNA, KEVIN S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $153,105.05 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, THOMAS R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $153,104.52 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, RAYMOND R Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $153,100.48 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HAROLD G, II Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $153,099.97 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUASTELLA, JOHN D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $153,099.18 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIPIETRO, PAUL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,097.62 Date 08/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $153,092.91 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MAUREEN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $153,088.45 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ERIC S Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $153,088.38 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN D Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $153,085.25 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHARLES L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,084.84 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYERS, WARREN E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $153,082.00 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $153,082.00 Date 03/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANNE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $153,076.50 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBIN, ANTHONY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,076.44 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, REGINA M Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $153,075.31 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DONALD A Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $153,075.31 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $153,073.76 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPOZZOLA, PHILIP A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,073.10 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRAN, CYNTHIA H Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $153,068.37 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, JOHN D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $153,068.37 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YABLONSKY, STEVEN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $153,067.80 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $153,063.72 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $153,058.26 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, NICHOLAS Employer name Westchester County Amount $153,057.57 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JASON Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $153,056.34 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, BRANDI T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,054.16 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DAVID E Employer name Deferred Comp Board Amount $153,052.71 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KENNETH G, JR Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $153,051.39 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEUNKLE, ROBERT, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $153,047.69 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKLER, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,042.85 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHERER, LU ANN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $153,036.55 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELL, THOMAS N N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $153,023.79 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMIS, MARK D Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $153,023.72 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIN, DENNIS A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $153,023.53 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLAN, EUGENE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $153,019.92 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTEK, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $153,019.36 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELUSKEY, ANDREA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $153,008.80 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYLAN, JOHN T, JR Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $153,007.06 Date 09/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRITO, JOAQUIM T Employer name Westchester County Amount $153,005.68 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA POLLA, LOUIS G Employer name Putnam County Amount $153,004.99 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JAMES A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $153,001.95 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRY, JAGDISH V Employer name Westchester County Amount $153,000.72 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, KELLY C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $152,997.80 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLER, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,984.57 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System