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 DELVISCIO, GREGORY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $145,039.61 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTANO, JAMES Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $145,035.28 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $145,033.60 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASUCCI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $145,031.08 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACKER, CHRISTI J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $145,030.57 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOROIAN, LISA B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $145,030.57 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATSALOS, JEANNE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $145,030.57 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, B RUTH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $145,030.44 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTO, JAMES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $145,015.48 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $145,015.48 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, JOHN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $145,015.48 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,007.36 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBATE, ROSA MARIA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $145,006.61 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMITIE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $145,005.23 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERLENGO, FRANCIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,003.36 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, MELISSA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,003.36 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, BRIAN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $145,003.35 Date 08/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, JEFFREY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $145,002.60 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUKACZ, LAUREN C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $144,999.99 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, SAM E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $144,999.99 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, MEWBURN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,999.10 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIA, SHAJI P Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $144,996.86 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPERT, SHANNON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,989.41 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEITH E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $144,987.16 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINDA, DAVID M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,985.87 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, RALF R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $144,984.60 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, MICHAEL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $144,984.52 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CURTIS E Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $144,977.06 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, DEAN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $144,976.49 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHN, JAE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $144,974.97 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLENO, JESSICA A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $144,970.96 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAKARIA, MOHAMMAD Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $144,962.56 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAASCH, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $144,958.20 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIA, ADAM J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $144,954.84 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONACO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $144,952.73 Date 08/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEFILIPPO, JOHN M, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,949.81 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, MARK W Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,940.42 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACKE, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $144,939.57 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORENCE, DENNIS S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $144,938.38 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, THOMAS R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $144,928.70 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHEIM, ERIK K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $144,924.70 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLES, WAYNE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,923.06 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $144,922.44 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL-OTTO, HILL Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,921.59 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, NKOSI Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $144,919.51 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIANTONIO, DANIELLE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,918.79 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIGAND, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,914.16 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUANG, SHYH-FEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $144,913.75 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMES, ORIGEN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $144,912.70 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE MAR, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,906.21 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PISANO, FRANCIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,906.07 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, SCOTT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,904.22 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Westchester County Amount $144,894.95 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $144,894.31 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, CLARISSA W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $144,893.82 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CHARLOTTE E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $144,887.79 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOVENSKY, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $144,886.01 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACH, TADEUS A Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $144,882.42 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $144,873.69 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, GEORGE E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $144,870.52 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMOES, WAYNE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $144,869.26 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANNA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $144,868.15 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, KEVIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $144,863.82 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, HAROLD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,860.82 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICKSON, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $144,857.15 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, ERIC W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $144,857.14 Date 05/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUELLER, KARL L Employer name Rockland County Amount $144,850.21 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETO, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $144,845.58 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSO, BRUCE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $144,830.62 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOESSOW, ALBERT D, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $144,826.54 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROVER, FREDERICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,825.32 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, DANIEL J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $144,821.11 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GARY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,819.42 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, SHANNON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,818.68 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADEBUMOLA, MORENIKE J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $144,814.77 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOSELYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $144,812.63 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTINIERI, DAVID C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,811.14 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, FREDERICK C, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,810.07 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADAR, DANIEL D Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $144,809.56 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TECHMANSKI, MARK Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $144,804.87 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, SCARLET M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,803.25 Date 03/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SYED, NASSERUDDIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,803.10 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, STANLEY S, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $144,801.02 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANA, DANIEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,800.95 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, ANDRE J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $144,799.61 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JUDITH A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $144,799.35 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUISE, SUZANNE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $144,796.50 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONE, RICHARD Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $144,796.50 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KEVIN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $144,796.50 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ERIK J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $144,792.52 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMBLE, MARCI A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $144,790.66 Date 05/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZHOU, XIN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $144,789.95 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNEY-HULL, SABRINA D Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $144,787.31 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELO, FRANK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,786.43 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, PAUL F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $144,785.37 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUCHI, CLARE T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,784.70 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISKOPF, LYNN P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $144,782.30 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, ROBERT, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $144,775.99 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERHEIM, BRIAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $144,771.80 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERCHOFF, MARK W Employer name Nassau County Amount $144,771.30 Date 01/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System