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 PRESIDENT, JUNIOR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $138,272.78 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, STEPHEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,272.16 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOGAN, DIMITRY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,266.90 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, PETER R Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $138,265.73 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, ROBERT, III Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $138,265.13 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPONE, PETER Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $138,264.56 Date 03/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $138,263.94 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEZMEN, CRAIG W Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,260.43 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE GEYT, PATRICIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $138,259.48 Date 12/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABREAU, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,259.30 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, TRION K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,256.75 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $138,255.96 Date 01/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOZDZIAK, FRANCIS R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $138,253.03 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERMOLENKO, GUERMAN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $138,251.80 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINO, DENNIS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $138,250.76 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, THOMAS O Employer name City of Troy Amount $138,249.79 Date 12/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, VIVIAN E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $138,239.76 Date 01/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, ROBERT R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $138,237.60 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOSEPH G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,234.62 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENDEL, MARK R Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $138,228.35 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGNAPIANO, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,226.28 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYD, TRACEY H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $138,220.64 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, JILL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $138,217.68 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPITONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,208.92 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JAMES K Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $138,207.60 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, KEITH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $138,206.55 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGATE, ERIC T Employer name Glen Cove Housing Authority Amount $138,200.41 Date 09/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, KEITH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,198.53 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRZA, ADEEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $138,198.13 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DANIEL B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,195.53 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, KYLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,190.96 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $138,189.00 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JONATHAN C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $138,188.50 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLAY, KATHERINE I Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $138,187.66 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,186.95 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISTER, KARIN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $138,174.10 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONDS, PAULA SUE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $138,172.58 Date 01/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, JOHN H, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $138,172.57 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEAL, LINDA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $138,172.57 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $138,172.57 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKULA, THOMAS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $138,172.57 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVASTIO, JOHN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $138,172.57 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, LISA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $138,172.57 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, MARY ELLEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $138,172.57 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMEL, TERESA M Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $138,172.52 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JESUS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $138,168.50 Date 01/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTIDGE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $138,165.60 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, SYLAJADEVI S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $138,164.93 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFOLA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,157.90 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECHER, PATRICK J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $138,157.18 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOZA, CLAUDIA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,153.90 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELONG, TODD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $138,151.76 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSIKOURAS, LISA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,149.57 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JAMES E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $138,146.66 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, J JOAQUIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,145.80 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, BEAUMONT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,144.72 Date 02/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITRA, RAKHAL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,144.72 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLET, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,144.72 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACKIS, JOHN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,144.72 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBBETT-KOUBEK, THERESA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,144.71 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKABOSKI, MARK J Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $138,142.69 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARSON, MARY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,140.00 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARENAS, STEVEN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $138,139.94 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNER, REGIS E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $138,139.78 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEL, STANLEY P, II Employer name Suffolk County Amount $138,137.80 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,130.49 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZE, PAUL W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $138,126.74 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $138,125.43 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLIER, JEAN-MARC M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $138,119.61 Date 01/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC TAVISH, ROSS G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,118.24 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESSE, KEVIN A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $138,117.48 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, DANIEL B Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $138,114.30 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAH, VYOMESH V Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $138,104.76 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GILIO, JOHN D Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $138,103.19 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAINO, NICHOLAS F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $138,100.05 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JEFFREY D Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $138,099.70 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLICH, JASON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,096.14 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, JASON J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $138,094.79 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TERENCE J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $138,094.40 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, THOMAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,091.67 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMEONIDIS, NICHOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,089.80 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, GILLIAN I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $138,085.53 Date 08/15/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, SEAN T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $138,083.46 Date 03/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONDON, JOHN P Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $138,079.78 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELL, LAMBERT C Employer name Roosevelt Public Library Amount $138,077.30 Date 12/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKOV, SERGEY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $138,075.48 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVENCIA, JULIO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,074.57 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNARD, GUERBY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $138,071.06 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLOCK, JOHN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $138,068.68 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITZZALARO, BRIAN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $138,067.99 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARTNER, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $138,059.67 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRASSO, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $138,057.72 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, GEORGE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $138,057.43 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKEETE, MIRIAM N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $138,056.65 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, SANDRA Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $138,056.23 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, CARL W Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $138,054.38 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAX, CHERYL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $138,054.20 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, TONI K Employer name Nyack Housing Authority Amount $138,051.98 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $138,051.34 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAR, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $138,051.05 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System