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 MODUGNO, MARGARET Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $139,230.00 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,229.75 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FROST, BRENDAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,229.09 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIMINELLI, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $139,227.68 Date 03/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, JOHN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $139,227.68 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRWAN, KERRY O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $139,225.02 Date 05/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,223.89 Date 06/13/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLI, ROGER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,223.70 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIGGERS, JEFF W Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,220.59 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISHEE, SADIE Z Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $139,217.78 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, LOUIS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,216.90 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LUZ C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $139,215.19 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, AARON Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,214.93 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHNER, ROSANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $139,214.84 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER-ESCHMANN, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,212.34 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, PAUL HW Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $139,210.71 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, SANDRA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $139,210.30 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFRUMENTO, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $139,207.67 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDERMAN, RUDOLPH A Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $139,207.58 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEICHER, KEVIN J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $139,205.53 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, CRAIG Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,203.61 Date 04/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, ADAM A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,203.31 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MARTIN L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $139,202.94 Date 01/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODTON, SHERYL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,201.51 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,197.43 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TAMMY A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $139,197.02 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, MARCO L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $139,195.85 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LACHLAN, JANICE A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $139,192.47 Date 08/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, JOSEPH J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $139,190.30 Date 08/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEITH P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $139,190.16 Date 01/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLONIS, JAMES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,187.17 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALAGE, GARY F Employer name Department of Law Amount $139,185.57 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGNONI, JOHANY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,181.18 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRTWISTLE, JONATHAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $139,179.76 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, GREGORY J Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $139,179.58 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMOELLER, CHARLES J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,177.91 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $139,176.94 Date 11/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, NEIL F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $139,176.39 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JOSEPH N Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $139,176.13 Date 07/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JEFFREY S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $139,176.03 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBSCH, DENISE A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $139,174.34 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JAYSON S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $139,174.11 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, KAREN R Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $139,173.30 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $139,170.34 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FAUSTINO T Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $139,170.30 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ANN MARIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $139,170.12 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,167.99 Date 11/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRUSSO, BETH G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $139,167.58 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBY, ANN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $139,167.13 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMO, LORRAINE I Employer name Department of Law Amount $139,165.94 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDINES, THOMAS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,163.97 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOCHHEISER, FELISA R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $139,161.48 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOROWSKI, SUSAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,161.10 Date 02/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, DAVID J Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $139,156.83 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLISHOOK, LEWIS A Employer name Department of State Amount $139,153.98 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREZIOSI, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $139,153.75 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORAN, LESILE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,153.54 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAHNER, JESSICA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,153.02 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAVERNIA, CHAD D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,152.38 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIARELLI, VINCENT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,151.85 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASALE, JOHN N, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $139,151.02 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYARY, ANDREA C Employer name Education Department Amount $139,151.02 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGELATA, DAVID W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $139,151.02 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, FRANCIS L, JR Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $139,149.57 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, BRIAN X Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $139,149.47 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, GREGORY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $139,148.29 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, JOHN B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $139,146.84 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SHELYAGH R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $139,146.13 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERZNER, KATHLEEN Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $139,145.76 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $139,145.67 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNYK, BOHDAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $139,144.23 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, MARCUS G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $139,143.18 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, LAURA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $139,143.10 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,137.63 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $139,135.43 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSORNY, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,129.64 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMENTIER, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $139,129.24 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETONEN, DONNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,124.37 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICH, STEPHEN D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $139,122.95 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, CESAR A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $139,122.95 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $139,122.95 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS-RUFF, CEYLANE K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $139,122.95 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTEH, ABIB T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $139,122.95 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHANEUF, ROBERT J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $139,112.43 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINER, PAUL J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $139,112.06 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, CHRIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,110.45 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNISON, PATRICK C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $139,105.91 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINNERY, MONIQUE L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $139,103.81 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,101.68 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KEN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,099.71 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $139,098.20 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, MICHAEL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,097.24 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES J Employer name Department of Law Amount $139,096.80 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERT, KATHY D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $139,095.50 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, LEE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,095.12 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, STEVEN C Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $139,086.40 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLES, DOUGLAS M Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $139,082.67 Date 05/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAURTHENS, SHARON L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $139,071.22 Date 02/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOISIO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $139,066.95 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, RALPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,066.66 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System