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 CONKLIN, SHANE B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,398.96 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,396.19 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIPPERMAN, MARK Employer name Erie County Amount $146,394.03 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALL, JAMES B Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $146,387.13 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JOHN P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $146,387.13 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDHU, DALJEET S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $146,387.13 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,386.12 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COOK, DALE W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $146,382.36 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZMAURICE, MICHAEL P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $146,378.27 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAILEY, JOHN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,376.80 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EIFERT, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,366.77 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBSON-PETER, LISA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $146,359.52 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANGIO, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $146,350.85 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, SAMUEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,349.94 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANEY, JOHN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,348.40 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARANO, FRED G, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,344.94 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPEAR, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $146,342.59 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHAEL S Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $146,332.87 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, PAUL M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $146,332.87 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SCOTT P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $146,332.87 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, JOHN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $146,332.87 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CAROL A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $146,332.87 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREATSOULAS, THEODORA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $146,332.87 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, JAEWON Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $146,332.87 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, NINA G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $146,332.87 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, SUE B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,332.87 Date 07/03/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULROONEY, MARGARET M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,332.87 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOSEPH P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $146,332.87 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLMAN, RICHARD N Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $146,332.87 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESIR, ALIX Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $146,332.87 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ELIZABETH Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $146,332.87 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUBSCHER, JAY C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $146,332.87 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUKIDES, DAPHNE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $146,332.87 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, GLENN M Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $146,327.86 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COOKE, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $146,322.76 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, KARL R, JR Employer name Camden CSD Amount $146,318.10 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLANES, DIVINA GRACIA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $146,315.90 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLEN, MATTHEW M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,309.55 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, TONEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,309.32 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANORT, DAVID R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $146,307.67 Date 04/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, RAYMOND J, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $146,305.46 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILI, MARIOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,304.60 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMAN, ERIK J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $146,297.39 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREYER, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,296.60 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRIAN C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $146,294.90 Date 08/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, PLINIO A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $146,293.03 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSAFORT, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $146,291.31 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADICA, MARKO, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $146,288.16 Date 06/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTOM, GRACE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $146,285.60 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLETON, ROBERT S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,279.00 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAROOQ, UMER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $146,278.59 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSARO, DENNIS J Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $146,278.57 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JACQUELYN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $146,275.69 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,275.31 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERASCI, PAUL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,267.71 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, THOMAS C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,262.70 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLAN, KATHLEEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,262.70 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KEVIN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,262.70 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMSON, BRIAN J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $146,261.36 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, ALISON B Employer name Education Department Amount $146,259.11 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ISRAEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $146,256.96 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KACZKA, KEVIN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,255.65 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOSUOSSO, MARK D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $146,252.54 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, MICHAEL N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $146,252.14 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,248.80 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIE, ROBERT BUT SHU Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $146,248.52 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC REYNOLDS, ROGER P, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $146,231.32 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADIGAN, MARLEEN S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $146,228.75 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PATRICK M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,227.50 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZPYNDA, EUGENE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $146,227.43 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, ABDUL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,222.34 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ROBERT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,221.83 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVINGER, RICHARD Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $146,221.59 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, DANIEL S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $146,220.49 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEZARSKY, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $146,219.44 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CAROLYN Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $146,215.86 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, JAMES J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $146,211.89 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNCH, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $146,211.30 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORTORA, RALPH D, III Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $146,208.71 Date 09/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, SUSANA R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $146,206.60 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,197.29 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOELERMANN, RONALD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $146,190.85 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PULLIAM, LEE M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $146,189.53 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, ROBERT V, JR Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $146,189.32 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PONTRELLO, BENJAMIN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $146,185.28 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KAREN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $146,183.95 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMIDI, NURI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $146,182.90 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, EDWARD Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $146,177.28 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWS, SARAH A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $146,170.73 Date 12/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL-LOUX, HEATHER A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $146,165.29 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, MICHAEL P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $146,165.29 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELSON, DEAN J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $146,165.29 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LAURIE I Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $146,165.29 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEUR, CRAIG Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,165.29 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALME-LUNDY, DENISE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,165.29 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSKEVICH, EDWARD W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $146,165.29 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECHMANN, BRENDA V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $146,165.29 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, LEONARD N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $146,165.29 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDERWITZER, LISA J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $146,165.29 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROBERT H, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $146,164.66 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System