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 KASSIMATIS, PETER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $149,316.47 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JANET M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $149,315.91 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, ANTHONY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,315.13 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHEY, RALPH B Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,310.75 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMOES, JOSE C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $149,308.86 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RAYMOND M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $149,306.85 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK W Employer name City of Utica Amount $149,303.71 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAIACCIA, PAUL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,300.61 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, JOHN B Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $149,298.25 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONIG, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,292.89 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIECKHAFER, BRIAN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,292.74 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSS, JOSEPH C, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,288.24 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVEY, COLLEEN ANN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $149,281.15 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ANDREW J Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $149,277.32 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNLAP-MILLER, LINDA Y Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $149,276.72 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAS, ANGELA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,276.72 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOME, LAUREN G Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,276.72 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLANZ, KARL E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,276.72 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ESTHER E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $149,276.72 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DOREEN A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $149,276.72 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAL, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $149,276.16 Date 05/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPATTO, FRANK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,272.16 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, DONALD Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $149,271.84 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCANOVA, LEE-THOMAS Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $149,271.66 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAG, JOSEPH G, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,269.96 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCONSOLO, ELIZABETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,267.69 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, ERIC M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,252.92 Date 08/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, ESTHER M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $149,252.43 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIZZIRRI, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $149,250.51 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGGS, ADAM P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,245.73 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, DOMINICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $149,240.68 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABEDZ, RANDALL N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $149,238.87 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAN, JOSHUA H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,236.35 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHECHTER, LESLIE E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $149,230.21 Date 03/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSINO, MICHAEL S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $149,230.20 Date 01/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIRRI, DEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,229.52 Date 08/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHUN, ELSIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $149,228.74 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DONALD H, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,228.41 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, PRIVA H Employer name Court of Claims Amount $149,224.29 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, ANGELA K Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 02/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZANOBILE, AIGA N Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SALLY J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 07/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLINAC, MELINDA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMKIN, DIANE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY-GUR-ARIE, KATHRYN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, COLETTE M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, JENNY Y Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAN, LOURDES Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,224.29 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, PATRICIA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $149,224.29 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNIAK, SAMUEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $149,224.29 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, FRANCIS A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $149,224.29 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, RICHARD A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,224.29 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGREE, MICHAEL K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,224.29 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, ANDREA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,224.29 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, MARK M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,224.29 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORDER, DEBORAH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,224.29 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPAPORT, JENNIFER R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $149,224.29 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMER, PHRYNEE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $149,222.24 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELORA, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,221.41 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LAWRENCE C, SR Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $149,221.32 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERD, JULIA P Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $149,214.82 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, JARED L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,204.56 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOS SANTOS, ELEFTHERIA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $149,202.51 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARTINO, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $149,191.92 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEPPER, JOSHUA B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $149,189.37 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORKEN, ROBERT E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $149,187.00 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVOLA, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $149,184.65 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOATCH, CARLTON N, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,184.15 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,167.14 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARROS, RICARDO E Employer name Westchester County Amount $149,166.46 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, RYAN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $149,163.56 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUETTGERS, DAWN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,163.48 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, SHARON M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $149,149.60 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, EDWARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,145.37 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, CHRISTINE L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $149,144.59 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, MICHAEL M Employer name Rockland County Amount $149,139.60 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IABONI, PAUL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,139.29 Date 09/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILFOYLE, MICHAEL Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $149,137.98 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, LYNN F Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $149,137.98 Date 06/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVINE, FORBES D Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $149,137.98 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOSCIO, JON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,136.33 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, SCOTT C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $149,135.80 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTA, PHOEBE SORIAL Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $149,130.52 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $149,129.75 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RENEE Y Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $149,127.63 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONALD V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $149,124.88 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GAUGHEY, OLIVER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,123.28 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSTEEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,122.76 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,122.60 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOJO, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $149,122.24 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUGAN, DANIEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,120.01 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PETER B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $149,119.15 Date 02/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLIN, CHARLES B Employer name Nassau County Amount $149,105.03 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARCATERRA, PETER A Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $149,103.70 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIERHOFF, NANCY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $149,101.06 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MATTHEW G Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $149,090.11 Date 10/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROSE E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $149,086.07 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASKA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $149,086.05 Date 03/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DIANA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $149,080.99 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYMOUTH, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $149,076.85 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System