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 GRABOWSKI, ELIZABETH ANNE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSIN, NAN S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE-RENERT, MATTHEW A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTIGNANO, PASQUALE P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, LAURA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, PETER R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 08/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, TODD L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $146,874.29 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, SUDEEP K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,874.29 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYNESKI, PAUL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,874.29 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MARIA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETOW, MARY C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STUART L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, EIDER G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREZ, ALICIA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, PAMELA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAUBARD, HOWARD J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ARLENE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERAN, BRIAN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC EWEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 12/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGALDI, ROSE ANN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENROE, MIRIAM K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, NICOLE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDNICK, MEIRA C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONEY, KAREN L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTOLA, RENEE S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, STACY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, CARA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ELENOR C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CATHERINE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOCHE, MARCIA P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $146,874.29 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,873.35 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $146,872.61 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, GREGORY J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $146,867.86 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRAINO, ALBERT Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,866.69 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCURI, ROBERT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,866.42 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNEY, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,865.40 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COYNE, BRIAN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $146,863.93 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPOCK, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,863.07 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $146,859.86 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ERIC C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $146,857.75 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOHN P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $146,857.19 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $146,857.19 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PATRICK F Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $146,855.80 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUZZOLINO, ROBERT H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $146,853.90 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ODDES W Employer name Westchester County Amount $146,851.91 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITETTI, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $146,837.98 Date 03/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $146,837.98 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREUDHOMME, EUGENE A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $146,837.98 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIPPETTI, VIRGINIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,837.98 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMER, KAY Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $146,837.98 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, BENJAMIN J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $146,837.98 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, PHILIP T T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $146,837.81 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTALEK, AUGUSTUS D Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $146,835.08 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFF, KAREN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $146,833.47 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,833.39 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSSI, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $146,826.69 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, LISA Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $146,822.04 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHILIMOVA, YELENA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $146,820.64 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLAGH, JAMES A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $146,819.24 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARVELLI, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,817.52 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STERNBERG, JUDITH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,810.66 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGANTI, MARK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $146,810.63 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALOZIE, LUCKY C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $146,808.96 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVRIER, CHAD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,805.25 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAUL, ELSAMMA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $146,801.94 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TAMARA B Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $146,800.00 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOVANOVIC, ALEKSANDAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $146,797.72 Date 08/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, HECTOR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $146,791.41 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENISE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $146,790.75 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, TERRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,788.37 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, TRAVIS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,785.38 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWIERKOWSKI, RAYMOND W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $146,774.23 Date 07/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JEFFREY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,768.22 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, KENNETH A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $146,768.09 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELAHUNTY, BRIAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,764.32 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ADRIENNE C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $146,760.11 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESGE, JOSHUA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,754.83 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JOSEPH E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,753.29 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, GERARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,745.18 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJIS, STANLEY K Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,738.73 Date 01/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABBRI, ANTONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,734.73 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONELL, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,731.57 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREW, KEVIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,725.76 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLWIG, SPENCER P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $146,725.41 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, PETER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,723.35 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $146,723.22 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANILOW, ANTHONY J Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $146,719.33 Date 06/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAL, NIKI S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,716.47 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAY, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $146,716.01 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IANNONE, ANTHONY Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $146,713.73 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHNANE, KEVIN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,708.47 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGITT, JOHN R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $146,707.14 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGILETTI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $146,700.46 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, GLENN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,697.56 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, VICTOR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,696.00 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSARO, FRANK D, JR Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $146,694.81 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System