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 ALEDORT, NINA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $143,612.83 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, DANIEL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $143,611.77 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, GARY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,604.61 Date 03/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW F Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $143,603.86 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, TERRY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $143,601.05 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, AMY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $143,597.68 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, JAMES D Employer name Rockland County Amount $143,594.39 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, THOMAS N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,590.25 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRESHER, ALLEN M, DR Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $143,586.04 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $143,583.53 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYNNE, JAMES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,582.80 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,579.20 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $143,577.11 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, VINCENT E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $143,571.84 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $143,571.51 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DEITER O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,568.12 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JOSHEILA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $143,565.44 Date 02/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORENSKI, RICHARD F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $143,565.10 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, TERRENCE O Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,564.90 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, DOUGLAS P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $143,564.09 Date 05/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIO, MARC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,559.37 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEELEY, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,559.00 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JASKOLSKI, DAVID R Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,555.19 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNETT, JEREMY J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $143,553.47 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTNER, IRA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $143,552.90 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, MARIA M Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $143,552.32 Date 06/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, ROBERT S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,545.94 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, FRANK G Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $143,545.75 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MORRIS, DANIEL B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,542.33 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRESGE, BRIAN D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $143,541.28 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIVA, DANIEL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $143,539.45 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, KENNETH M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $143,537.60 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFIN, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,537.53 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, SCOTT T Employer name Westchester County Amount $143,535.96 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWINK, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $143,530.56 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMITROVITS, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $143,528.91 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITTEL, JAMES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,520.70 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RYAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,519.74 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOTTOR, JAIAH G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $143,519.24 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIDDY, DENNINE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $143,515.81 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLAS, CRAIG S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $143,514.85 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $143,514.44 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, ROBERT G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,512.68 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLOOLEY, JOHN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,507.17 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, JENNIFER N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,499.71 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYDE, RORI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $143,497.96 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALAO, ANTONIO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $143,493.94 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, PORFIRIO X Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $143,491.86 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRENTI, STEVEN R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $143,491.32 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAZOLEK, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $143,489.81 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LERNER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $143,488.63 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCHIS, KEVIN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $143,484.23 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNADINE, MARK A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $143,483.99 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKMAN, THOMAS S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $143,482.60 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHON, CARMELINE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $143,481.57 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNG, ANDREW J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $143,474.94 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, VICTOR M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $143,474.16 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARBORN, DONALD L Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $143,465.39 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENKAS, DANIEL G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $143,465.19 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PHYLLIS D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $143,459.39 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOGMAN, TRACY A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $143,458.58 Date 03/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, WAYNE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,455.19 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARC A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,454.08 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WUSTENHOFF, JAIME L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,450.25 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, EUGENE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,441.61 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKAFOR, JONATHAN B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $143,441.10 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRIN, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,440.90 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUOLO, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $143,439.56 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JAMES J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $143,439.23 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, FRANK L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $143,437.48 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, BRETT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $143,436.14 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURICK, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $143,435.84 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBERSTEIN, JANET L Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $143,433.75 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,433.60 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, FRANK J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $143,431.16 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, MICHAEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $143,427.99 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PO, JOAN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $143,424.06 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUSSER, JAMES L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,423.48 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, RYAN P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $143,420.81 Date 05/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERONE, RONALD R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,420.44 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORHAN, FRANCINE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,414.48 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMILLIERI, PAUL F Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $143,413.18 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, TRACY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,412.70 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLO, CAREN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,412.70 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVRIDES, THALIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,412.70 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOHN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,412.16 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOODWORTH, SANDRA G Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $143,411.45 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSIN, DAVID A Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $143,407.66 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCCIO, CHRIS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,405.28 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITCH, SABRINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,402.77 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIDACOVICH, JASON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,400.35 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBANO, RITA J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $143,389.47 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, PAUL M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $143,387.28 Date 01/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOLENSKI, HEATHER M Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $143,374.79 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEITCH, GREGORY J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $143,370.55 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, WILFRED C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $143,367.16 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, EDWARD F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $143,366.78 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIG, MARK S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $143,364.36 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABLE, DANIEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,355.29 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIECO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $143,352.86 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System