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 AMAN, JOHN J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOHN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 04/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MARY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 12/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, DIANA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, CLYDE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, LINDA C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, THOMAS W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHEED, JAWWAAD A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 10/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWANEKAMP, SHEILA W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMON, GEORGE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANSKI, DONALD S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, OLIVER C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $152,290.71 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACOZZA, MARK F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARY, MARK V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUGHLIN, MARY D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, SHARI S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, FRED J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 03/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, THOMAS P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILE, SHERRY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $152,290.71 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTON, DANIEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,290.36 Date 12/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSETT, BETTY C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $152,289.27 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JONATHAN F.C. Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,284.91 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREMO, JOHN V Employer name Department of Law Amount $152,275.89 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVNER, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $152,273.21 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DENNIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,268.03 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PYZOWSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $152,267.61 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, MAURA T Employer name Rockland County Amount $152,267.47 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABAJ, SOKOL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,266.79 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE COURS, LISA A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $152,264.94 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALBRIDGE, SHAWNDA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,260.66 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, THOMAS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,257.89 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONILLA, GABRIEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,256.80 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, KEVIN E Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $152,255.73 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMALES, BRIAN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,251.21 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN L, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $152,248.09 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLY, JOHN E, IV Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,243.81 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, GARY Q Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $152,235.41 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, BRADLEY W Employer name City of White Plains Amount $152,228.60 Date 07/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KATHLEEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,223.84 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCANTARA, ROBERTO Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,222.97 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHOUR, MARCUS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,220.04 Date 11/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,216.58 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, NEURYS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,194.07 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNET, MARY F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $152,193.30 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KAY M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $152,192.57 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKRELI, MARK L Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,182.27 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERWICK, DONNA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,180.07 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENTIN, RUSSELL D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $152,177.44 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, TIMOTHY P Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $152,164.62 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGARONE, DANIEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $152,159.92 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUGLIONE, MARK V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,158.55 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBKOFF, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $152,156.03 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORANO, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $152,155.47 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, JOANN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $152,155.35 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, GREG Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $152,152.76 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, ANTHONY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $152,151.82 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLNER, MUSCO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,149.26 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DERRICK D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,147.32 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPARACIO, CHARLES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,147.05 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTTKAMP, JOHN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $152,145.31 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $152,142.84 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALI, JOSEPH P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,140.36 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZELAZO, WILLIAM E Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $152,139.54 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JAMES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,127.16 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICIA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,109.50 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SORBERO, JOSEPH A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $152,108.87 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURMAN, LAWRENCE S Employer name Department of Health Amount $152,108.81 Date 07/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTLE, LAWRENCE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $152,106.81 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $152,105.55 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JEFFREY M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $152,104.90 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLONE, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $152,104.33 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDERA, ELLEN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $152,101.72 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANJUA, SADIA I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,092.10 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIRPE, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,091.67 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, ANGELO Y Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,091.43 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRA, WENDY Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,091.35 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-JEROME, MIKE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $152,090.08 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAINTCROSS, JOHN, JR Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $152,084.32 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTELLON, SCOTT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,081.00 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT W Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,080.91 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELISLE, STEPHANIE A W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $152,080.26 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, JUAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,078.40 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, CHARLES D, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,077.18 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACACE, CARL P, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $152,075.17 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZO, EDWARD J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $152,074.71 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACWATTERS, BRUCE C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,064.09 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANTALO, RICHARD V Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $152,061.66 Date 08/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KIRK L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $152,059.39 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMETER, STEVEN A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $152,054.56 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, KELLY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,053.09 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, THOMAS Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $152,052.23 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, NELSON G Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $152,045.04 Date 02/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZURINKO, EDWARD P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $152,039.44 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DEAN V Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $152,034.77 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLUNGHER, MATTHEW A Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,034.70 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COBURN-SOSSEI, TAMMI M Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $152,028.12 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, THOMAS C Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $152,022.64 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, BENJAMIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,020.69 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCH, FRANCIS J Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $152,019.24 Date 11/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEIS, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,017.96 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System