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 BYRNE, PATRICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $151,390.27 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENZO, KIRSTEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,390.02 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STONEBARGER, KARL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,388.13 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGERI, VINCENT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,384.29 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUSTEIN, CRAIG E Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $151,380.77 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURIANO, DAVID J Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $151,372.68 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ROGER A Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $151,371.77 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, BRIAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,363.80 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUCINELL, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $151,361.89 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,356.87 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,355.15 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CHRISTIAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,336.00 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUER, JOAN C Employer name Bryant Library Amount $151,335.41 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, STEPHEN Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $151,333.57 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILGERMEIN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $151,329.10 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, WILLIAM Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $151,323.64 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES ESCOBAR, MARCOS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,322.14 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIDA, MEGAN V Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $151,319.06 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSTEIN, DEBRA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,318.05 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, DONALD S Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $151,317.30 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, BRIAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,311.59 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURTZMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $151,310.19 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARY L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,307.30 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKAS, SPIROS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,302.10 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, REED D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $151,299.57 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, JANET L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $151,292.94 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZZI, BRADLEY V Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $151,292.91 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOZITO, LEONARD J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $151,291.84 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, THOMAS K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,289.70 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,286.66 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, THOMAS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,285.45 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KEEGAN, RONALD J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $151,285.12 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOYES, DARLENE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $151,284.92 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERTA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,280.42 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHAWN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,280.39 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARMONA-CABRAL, ILIANA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,279.49 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,277.14 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,276.46 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINO, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,273.47 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTYN, KEVIN P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $151,267.06 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,261.77 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEMENZ, DAVID A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $151,261.53 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, KENNETH R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $151,259.24 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, ANDREW C Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $151,257.93 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $151,256.96 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLICA, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,255.97 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOSEPH C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,251.28 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOMARNICKI, ROSA JANICE Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,243.93 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ARMOND V, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,243.32 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, JAFETH A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $151,241.31 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ALEXANDER Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $151,238.20 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANTHONY P Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $151,231.98 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKLEDGE, SALLY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $151,230.66 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, JEFFREY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,229.72 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECONOM, JEFFREY A Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $151,227.52 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, JAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,223.84 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAKASAL, JOHN S Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $151,222.78 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TIMOTHY W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $151,212.04 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, SCOTT J Employer name City of Rye Amount $151,206.65 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLAND, THOMAS E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $151,206.07 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRON, NEIL T Employer name Westchester County Amount $151,204.14 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMSAL, SURYA P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $151,203.45 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEBER, LAWRENCE B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $151,195.03 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANG, TIMOTHY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $151,195.03 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOO, ARTHUR R Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $151,192.43 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAGER, DENNIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,190.01 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLEY, STEVEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,189.91 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, THOMAS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,187.54 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGEMANN, DORIS A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $151,185.80 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMIOTEK, JARED M Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $151,178.59 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEREMIAH R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,169.89 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MARY C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $151,169.56 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DOUGLAS G Employer name Department of Health Amount $151,168.75 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,167.71 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERON, GREGORY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,162.83 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, THOMAS K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,160.33 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEATH, JANET LYNN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $151,150.27 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARL, SHARI Employer name Cornell University Amount $151,133.46 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJI, SILIFATU T Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $151,129.26 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $151,126.96 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,120.86 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SURAPANENI, PRASAD V Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $151,118.48 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURILOVITCH, ALEX J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,117.97 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENBAUM, LYNDA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $151,114.52 Date 08/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, NICHOLAS Employer name City of White Plains Amount $151,112.21 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, SAUL A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $151,103.54 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $151,091.15 Date 06/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALVOSA, RONALD P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,089.40 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, MARC A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $151,088.75 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGRATH, ANNEMARIE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $151,085.89 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JOHN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $151,081.82 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,080.16 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JURASITS, ANDREW P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,077.01 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, BRIAN C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $151,070.84 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NAPOLI, THOMAS P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $151,068.28 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDERMAN, ERIC T Employer name Department of Law Amount $151,068.28 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHUL, KATHLEEN C Employer name Lt Governor's Office Amount $151,068.28 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, MICHAEL J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $151,064.60 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $151,060.65 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, PETER C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $151,060.32 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System