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.

Clear Search
Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name GORMAN, WILLIAM H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,077.57 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYNER, SCOTT H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $150,075.60 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, RANDY Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $150,073.29 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, STEVEN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,068.26 Date 04/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, ANDY K Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $150,063.02 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ELSA M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $150,062.70 Date 01/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURI, JOSEPH J Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $150,057.30 Date 06/09/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, GLENN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $150,056.47 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINGERLAND, JASON P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $150,056.17 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DARREN T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $150,054.39 Date 09/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICKHARDT, DEBORAH S Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $150,052.70 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, FRANCES P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $150,050.03 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RICHARD E, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $150,049.49 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DACKOW, BOHDAN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $150,047.48 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, JOHN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,045.89 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MURA, ROBERT R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,041.60 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKARIS, PATRICIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,040.82 Date 05/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUFAEAL, SUZAN I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $150,035.19 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ERNEST G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,029.99 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GINNANE, DONALD P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,028.56 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAMKE, JUSTIN L Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $150,027.91 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,022.02 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANFORD, MARCUS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,020.73 Date 06/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, CHARLES Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $150,013.02 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO-BURTT, FRANCES P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $150,012.73 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINI, GULIO R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,007.39 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHALEV, MOSHE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $150,003.91 Date 12/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLAS, PAUL J Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $149,999.97 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLGERSON, GREGORY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,999.49 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERBERENA, MIGUEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,993.83 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINCON, FRANCISCO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $149,991.88 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEDARD-SUDDABY, JUDY Employer name Court of Claims Amount $149,990.71 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, SEAN E Employer name Court of Claims Amount $149,990.71 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEERIN, DENISE M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $149,990.71 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORONEN, LAURENCE J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $149,990.71 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANAN, MARGARET C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $149,990.71 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHRER, KEITH M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WALTER F Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $149,990.71 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEBRAL, RODERICK J Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $149,990.71 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEISEL, JOHN K Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, SHARON B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD H, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENZINNA, DIANE D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, THOMAS Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 12/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, EILEEN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNINO, JAMES A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RIKA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CATHERINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHOLZ, NEIL J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, MARGARET M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCINA, BONNIE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, DAVID M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, JULIE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, EVELYN A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JULIE ANNE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSMERL, MARY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZULLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KURT R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, MARYANNE HUBER Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDGER, JENNIFER A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, LAURA O Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 12/29/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANIGAN, LORETTA E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYWOOD, DAVID C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLEHUNT, DAVID A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, DARRIN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 07/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, JOHN C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, STEPHEN H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 05/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JOAN C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, CLAUDETTE Y Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, PAUL G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EDWARD W Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCOTT, THERESE RAHILL Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 04/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, ANDREW T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,990.71 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, KEVIN B Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $149,990.25 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINEY, JAMES D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,990.21 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILES, BEN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $149,989.68 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, MARIO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $149,988.80 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGRAZIA, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $149,986.99 Date 05/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPOZZI, STACEY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,979.89 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,977.81 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMI, JEFFREY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,973.49 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLT, JASON Employer name Westchester County Amount $149,972.35 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURDY, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $149,971.51 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EDYE B Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $149,970.77 Date 04/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLETT, JASON P Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $149,970.37 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIECH, DAVID M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $149,964.45 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILLARGEON, DE WAYNE R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,960.45 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOURBEAU, RAYMOND W Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $149,960.14 Date 07/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAHE, JEFFREY P Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $149,955.07 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPADAFINO, SUSAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $149,952.32 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELUSO, MARC A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $149,944.04 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, WILLIAM F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,937.63 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGHTMAN, SCOTT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,935.87 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $149,926.18 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,918.12 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DAVID M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,913.98 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System