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 MC PADDEN, JOHN N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE JAKIC, ELIZABETH M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEALE, INGA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARACHE-BRITO, CYNTHIA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMERANTZ, MADELINE BETH Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARTHA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, DEBORAH L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFF, ALAN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMPANIER, JUDITH M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIVIN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, MAURA C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, TRACI R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, ADAM C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,171.46 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINEK, JOSEPH T, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,170.64 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,168.47 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN V Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $140,168.36 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $140,164.16 Date 12/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARMODY, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $140,163.94 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFORT, FLORENCE Employer name Orange County Amount $140,163.50 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,158.82 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPERIALE, JAMES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,158.42 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALETTA, GARY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $140,157.18 Date 12/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONNEY, ADAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,156.90 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWER, SEAN T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $140,155.84 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,155.09 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC KENZIE, MAUREEN P Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $140,154.01 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGOBARDI, JOSEPHINE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $140,152.48 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTOCKI, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $140,150.47 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, BOBBY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,142.83 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHER, TIMOTHY P Employer name Monroe County Amount $140,138.44 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, JOSE J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $140,138.44 Date 02/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DAVID M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $140,138.40 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, KENNETH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,136.03 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, KHALIA M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $140,135.96 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORDONE, JOHN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $140,134.02 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAHR, HAROLD E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $140,130.80 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGH, MARGARET Employer name Manhasset Public Library Amount $140,129.11 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE, MICHELE Employer name Westchester County Amount $140,127.16 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNANT, MARK D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,126.39 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, GEORGE D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,125.72 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDIN, CARL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $140,125.16 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROBIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,123.92 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, MOHAMMAD M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $140,123.86 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, ROBERT M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $140,121.22 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, ADAM R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $140,115.98 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, HENRY D, III Employer name Orange County Amount $140,106.98 Date 10/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,103.06 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENDA, DANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $140,101.24 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KEVIN M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $140,090.65 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, ROBERT D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $140,090.60 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLLETTI, ANTONIO M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $140,086.49 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, JILL R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,083.10 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLANDS, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,079.62 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREW, MICHAEL B Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $140,079.62 Date 03/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DENNIS P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,075.24 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBACH, ROBERT G Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $140,071.48 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,070.06 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMAC, LELAND D, III Employer name Oneida County Amount $140,068.26 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMO, COREY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,067.72 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORCIK, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,058.36 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ARDA-KATIA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,055.80 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, EDWARD P, JR Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $140,055.46 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSSON, GREGORY R Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $140,055.46 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ROBERT J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $140,053.46 Date 07/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGERI, MATTHEW D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $140,051.24 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JEFFREY F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,050.54 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVY, MICHAEL Employer name Garden City Pk Fire & Water Dist Amount $140,050.40 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, GERARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,042.90 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATUZZA, MARK F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $140,042.29 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONECNIK, PAUL Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $140,038.56 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DONALD E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,038.37 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,038.06 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRETTI, JOHN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,030.15 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SCOTT F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $140,028.91 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, MELISSA G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,028.90 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEL, ELIZABETH Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $140,028.60 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUISH, KRISTI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,027.90 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DYER, BRIAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,027.19 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, DONALD R Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $140,026.23 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIULIO, LOUIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,023.72 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TATRO, JOHN G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $140,023.03 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RICO, BARBARA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $140,022.40 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHFELD, ADAM L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $140,022.40 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, MAURICE D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $140,019.98 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMPELAS, MIRNA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $140,018.04 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPEA, EILEEN K Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $140,014.27 Date 06/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $140,011.94 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRA, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $140,011.51 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAM, HOGAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,010.00 Date 12/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCIA, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,007.82 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, JEAN E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $140,003.89 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CRISTINA L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $140,003.89 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MEREDITH S Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $140,003.89 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DENNIS L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $140,003.89 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLRED, PAMELA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,003.89 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, LEIGH K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,003.89 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, EVA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,003.89 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, TRACEY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,003.89 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALTERI, STEPHANIE C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $140,003.89 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System