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 NOTTO, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,080.04 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUCCI, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,079.47 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,076.01 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMIRALL, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $141,074.68 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHETTE, ANTOINETTE W Employer name Department of Law Amount $141,068.20 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANDREW D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,064.42 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINK, KENNETH W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $141,061.88 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, TODD P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $141,060.77 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, PATRICK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,060.58 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOROTSKY, SUSAN B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $141,058.34 Date 08/26/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES-SARDINE, CLAUDIA J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $141,056.84 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KRISTIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,053.98 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JEREMIAH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,051.34 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,046.56 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKMAN, JONATHAN B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,037.90 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, TERENCE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $141,033.16 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, ANGELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $141,031.55 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARGELLI, ADRIANA E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $141,030.40 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, VALSAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $141,030.16 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, JANET V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $141,029.59 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATUZZI, JOHN Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $141,024.41 Date 05/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLOWKA, DAVID H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $141,024.36 Date 11/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GATTA, PETER Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $141,021.44 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITELL, CATHERINE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $141,019.20 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE-NYKAZA, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,018.62 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSSO, JOHN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $141,017.31 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTUSCIELLO, ANTHONY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $141,016.65 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIN, ADRIANA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $141,013.17 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, PETER G Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $141,013.17 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIST, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,006.42 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, RICHARD C Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $141,006.07 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, THOMAS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $141,003.15 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUTAN, THOMAS C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $141,002.50 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RANDEL S Employer name Putnam County Amount $140,995.81 Date 06/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,994.15 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, MARGUERTIE R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $140,993.34 Date 12/08/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELF, JOHN M, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $140,990.61 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,988.95 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUSI, JAMES Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,985.29 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTOMANELLI, JOANNE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $140,973.54 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRANT, GERALD F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $140,971.24 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, RICHARD E Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $140,967.24 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNAN, KARL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,965.70 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $140,964.20 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIS, MARY JO L Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $140,963.43 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, LOIS R Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $140,963.43 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, ELLEN S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $140,960.37 Date 03/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, SHELLY L Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $140,953.95 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREER, CHADERICK P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,952.44 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUMBA, CORAZON J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,951.62 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, LEONARD J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $140,951.28 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, PAUL J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $140,948.88 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGASIEWICZ, SIMON P Employer name Erie County Amount $140,945.76 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLASEMO, PHEBEAN I Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $140,944.00 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCK, GEORGETA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,937.13 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, PETER H Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $140,937.05 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,936.56 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAAM, ANNA V Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $140,929.62 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAK, GREGORY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,926.41 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELLI, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $140,925.14 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWELL, EVERTON R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $140,921.83 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, BRETT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,917.77 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOSHUA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,917.63 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STARR, CRAIG T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,913.21 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERICH, IDA I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,911.20 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROBERT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,903.99 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENBAUM, RONALD W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,903.60 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDOVINOS, DAVID J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $140,899.97 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NIGEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,888.30 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMASINI, VICTOR Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $140,888.11 Date 09/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COAKLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $140,884.93 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NJOKU, ALEXANDER I Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $140,884.17 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JEDIDIAH N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,878.47 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANNARELLA, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $140,872.32 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCHMENT, RICARDO E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $140,866.89 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, ROGERIO A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $140,865.41 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, ANTHONY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,863.42 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICK, MARK H Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $140,862.46 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, KAREN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $140,859.74 Date 01/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHINO, JOSEPH D Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $140,855.46 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $140,855.34 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, KENNETH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,854.24 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, STEVEN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $140,853.05 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, TERRENCE X Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $140,852.60 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHANASIOU, STEFANOS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,851.44 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUMGARDNER, OLIVIA H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $140,847.70 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, JOHN A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $140,847.70 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGER, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $140,844.47 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $140,844.21 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZ, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,838.93 Date 03/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, THOMAS B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,838.67 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JOSEPH T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $140,837.17 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUHALSKI, MATTHEW P Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,834.79 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWELL, CYNTHIA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $140,834.70 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENZFEIER, ERIC F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $140,833.09 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $140,830.92 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIENES, PETER Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $140,825.38 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIALONE, ROBERT R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $140,823.88 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, DANIEL M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $140,822.73 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAZAREK, PETER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,821.59 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System