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 COLUCCI, CLEMENT J Employer name Department of Law Amount $141,971.99 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, JOSEPH H Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $141,966.11 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMASULO, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,965.70 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETOW-CATTERSON, JENNIFER A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,964.29 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GREGORIO, ROBERT E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,964.29 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNAUGH, BARBARA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,964.29 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, ROSANN O Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,964.29 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RENEE J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,964.29 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, FRANK M, III Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,964.29 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABANILLAS THOMPSON, ROSA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $141,964.29 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITARELLA, LISA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $141,964.29 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLAPATSOS, GEORGE, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $141,964.29 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, RACHELLE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $141,964.29 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVINI, JOSEPHINE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $141,964.29 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINBERG, FELICIA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, LAWRENCE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSS, FRANK J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, MARVA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTT, JENNIFER S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPITTI, LINDA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRADY, JANE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIBER, MARILYN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRELLO, MARILYN L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $141,964.29 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZER, SHARON S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $141,964.29 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONARINE, OMA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,964.29 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, LAUVIENSKA E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,964.29 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LORRAINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,964.29 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MEREDITH R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,964.29 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOVIC, MARTIN L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,964.29 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARINA, MARY S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,964.29 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILBERMAN, ANN W Employer name NYC Judges Amount $141,964.29 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $141,950.48 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, MICHAEL T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $141,945.95 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORENSTEIN, SUSAN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $141,944.12 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINER, THOM Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $141,944.12 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTNER, BRUCE E, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $141,940.85 Date 12/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOBERT, NATHANIEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,936.21 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMIDGE, FRANK R Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,933.23 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, WENDELL D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $141,929.54 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name USEFOF, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $141,915.26 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNAGAWA, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $141,913.86 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ANTONIO J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $141,913.11 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JEFFREY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $141,911.57 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLANO, SCOTT L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,904.50 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAHAR, KEVIN J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $141,902.71 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHURCH, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,901.63 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LAURA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $141,899.81 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, KEVIN C Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $141,899.48 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TIMOTHY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $141,895.31 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORANA, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $141,892.44 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIERRA, ANTHONY T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,889.02 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLTON, HOWARD E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $141,887.29 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOCK, WALTER T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $141,884.83 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,882.90 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASEY, WILLIAM P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,881.50 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAUB, ZACKARY D Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $141,879.84 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,874.00 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIAMELE, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $141,871.63 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,869.20 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMALLS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,867.66 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, STEVEN N Employer name Department of Law Amount $141,861.25 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSAND, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,861.06 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANE, PATRICIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $141,859.49 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCHESE, ANTHONY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,858.69 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKES, LINDA J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $141,857.29 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCISCIOLI, VITO Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,851.41 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCABE, ANDREA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,849.42 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARK, FRANK J, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $141,848.61 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, DONALD A, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $141,844.56 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAVA, ARMANDO Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $141,843.31 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUS, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $141,843.25 Date 07/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, DANIEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $141,841.58 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, JOHN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $141,840.40 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, DANA S Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $141,837.75 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SASSO, NANCY Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $141,834.94 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOHN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $141,833.38 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIZARDO, ROSARIO R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $141,831.11 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGENAT, EILEEN K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $141,829.98 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, JOHN A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $141,829.67 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, EDWARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $141,826.67 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, ROBERT F Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $141,825.53 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAORMINA, VINCENT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,825.49 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIUME, PAUL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $141,813.45 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY, YASMINE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $141,811.54 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, STEPHEN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,808.60 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CARLA B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $141,807.45 Date 08/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, REMBERTO Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,807.27 Date 02/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BARRY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,804.78 Date 04/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $141,804.46 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAPPEROTTI, ADRIAN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $141,798.11 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSS, JACOB A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $141,797.25 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MARY B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $141,797.08 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $141,797.06 Date 12/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBS, VICTORIA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $141,796.71 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECHMANN, JOHN R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $141,796.71 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIENNOR, MARTIN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $141,796.71 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO-ORTIZ, BELKIS M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $141,796.71 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NECKLES, DEREFIM B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $141,796.71 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFRIN, KENNETH H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $141,796.71 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, ANNA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $141,796.71 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System