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 ALTIZIO, JANICE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $145,883.86 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, GEORGE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,883.40 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKENBACH, STEVEN S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $145,883.32 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYNTER, WILMA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $145,882.80 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGROVE, APRYL N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,881.81 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORKEY, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $145,877.83 Date 09/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, RAMON J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $145,877.08 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KONG, CORWIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,870.40 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSI, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $145,866.92 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHM, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $145,865.44 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVERT, ANDREW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,863.33 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, BRENT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,861.58 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, EDWARD F Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $145,860.70 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ERIC Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,858.05 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI VISCONTI, PASQUALE, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,857.51 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DANIEL R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $145,852.33 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, HERMINIA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $145,851.54 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,848.50 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,840.35 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KARIN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $145,832.11 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, ROBERT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,825.76 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOSEFFI, JASON Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $145,817.49 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENRICK H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $145,817.15 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,813.51 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALKINS, MARCIA E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $145,810.62 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATZ, BILHA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $145,799.91 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHELE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $145,798.00 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, TITUS Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $145,792.96 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $145,792.77 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $145,789.81 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,787.81 Date 04/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHARD-KNIERIEMEN, MARY Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $145,787.52 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, PATRICK Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $145,787.09 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTS, RICHARD C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,784.70 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JONATHAN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $145,781.95 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, ANTHONY V Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $145,781.59 Date 04/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEIBEL, MICHAEL H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,780.45 Date 06/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALASSI, ARMAND A Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,779.55 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,774.83 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIRRO, MARY CLARE T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $145,773.19 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLOW, JOHN S Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $145,771.83 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRUS, JOEL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $145,769.37 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALE, STEVEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $145,768.13 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEPP, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,767.74 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, TODD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,767.00 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $145,766.75 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTLEPP, JANE S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,765.89 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENT, VALERIE P Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $145,765.01 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOHRKOLB, MARY-KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,762.70 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULADHAR, ARUN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $145,761.90 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, RICHARD C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,757.17 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZO, HEATHER R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $145,755.58 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JOHN N Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $145,753.44 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JOHN N Employer name Orange County Amount $145,748.11 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGEE, CALVIN, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $145,745.88 Date 09/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLE, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $145,745.60 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLNER, STACEY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,743.50 Date 07/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CESAR A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,741.65 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAGER, GREGG D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,740.85 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKI, MARC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,738.94 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, BRIAN R Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $145,738.54 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONISER, ROGER J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $145,734.35 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,732.93 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, RICHARD T Employer name Town of Chester Amount $145,732.71 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOTITO, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $145,725.60 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLIZZI, NANCY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $145,723.59 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $145,720.60 Date 08/04/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTA, GIUSEPPE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,714.90 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUM, ERIC J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $145,714.71 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JAMES L Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $145,714.17 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIESE, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,707.10 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ELLEN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $145,706.16 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOBELLO, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $145,701.77 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARNEY, JOAN E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $145,696.05 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIAN, DANIEL F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $145,694.54 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACCAMISE, SAMUEL J Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $145,694.51 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK SUAREZ, JULIE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $145,691.28 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES-LAMPLEY, ADRIENNE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,684.80 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROGAN, KATHLEEN H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $145,683.64 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELCH, EDWARD W Employer name Westchester County Amount $145,675.50 Date 12/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, JASON S Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,670.77 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSON, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,664.44 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-ACKER, SHAVON S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $145,664.44 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, MICHEAL N Employer name Westchester County Amount $145,663.77 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARK, THERON A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $145,662.76 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAMULAR, WALTER A Employer name Rockland County Amount $145,659.56 Date 01/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, DOUGLAS D Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $145,655.91 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, PATRICK M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $145,647.18 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MARIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $145,639.71 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENAHAN, RAYMOND T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $145,637.40 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMMLER, DAVID C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,631.65 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DANIEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $145,619.42 Date 10/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREISS, DONALD R Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $145,619.20 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $145,614.18 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPOVICH, DAVID A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $145,601.13 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, VICTOR J Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $145,600.00 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SCOTT L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,598.89 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, REGINALD L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $145,596.91 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUR, KATHRYN A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $145,594.52 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $145,594.14 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System