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 ROSER, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $137,747.64 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $137,746.80 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUBAKOWSKI, KEVIN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $137,746.37 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGE, BRIAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,744.57 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATCH, MARY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $137,744.11 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $137,738.31 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATES, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $137,735.10 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ERIC D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,734.66 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINTON, MARK J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $137,732.04 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARERI, JOSEPH Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $137,728.63 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUCCA, EDMUND J Employer name Nassau County Amount $137,726.88 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $137,725.94 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, AMY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,725.20 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ELTON L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $137,724.55 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAFFEY, SEAN Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $137,723.35 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRISON, CLIFFORD T Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $137,722.05 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATIDAR, ANKAJ Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $137,721.20 Date 03/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, ELIZABETH B Employer name Rockland County Amount $137,720.68 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, ELAINE H Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $137,719.49 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, STEVEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,714.94 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, RICHARD J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $137,713.16 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKMAN, LORI E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $137,712.13 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $137,709.70 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERANI, JANE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $137,709.24 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLEGAR, JAMES J, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $137,709.24 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURR, GARY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $137,706.17 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JANE P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,704.78 Date 10/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWORTH, JUDI R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $137,703.87 Date 10/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, PING-PING Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $137,700.68 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGLIA, DOUGLAS J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $137,698.15 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $137,696.05 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALON, MICHAEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $137,694.45 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRONOPOULOS, EDWARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $137,694.34 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, ARTHUR W Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $137,688.05 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIRULNIK, LAURA R Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $137,685.29 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHL, JENNIFER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,677.56 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUICK, WILLIAM E Employer name Putnam County Amount $137,677.54 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, ROY K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,674.34 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECHT, GRETCHEN A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $137,671.01 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, DIANA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $137,671.01 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, SUSAN B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $137,669.98 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLO, LOUIS M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $137,667.36 Date 06/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAICOVI, VINCENT P Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $137,665.20 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, BRIEN M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $137,658.05 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUENDORF, ERIC E Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $137,657.57 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOMASSIMO, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,657.00 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYATT, ERMELINDA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $137,655.89 Date 02/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAZZETTI, BENJAMIN E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $137,651.64 Date 08/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMME, ROGER D Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $137,649.20 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCOL, PETER L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $137,644.52 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,641.70 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALA, MICHAEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,640.64 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, GREGG D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,636.41 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERACI, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $137,636.17 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TASCH, LLOYD P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $137,635.63 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHGAL, OM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $137,635.20 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, EUGENE A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $137,627.32 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZBAR, MITCHELL A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $137,623.90 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $137,623.68 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHYTE, MARIA R Employer name Erie County Amount $137,620.48 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, MELANIE R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,620.41 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAZARE, VICTOR P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $137,617.01 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSKO, MARK J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $137,614.35 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDAN, JAMES J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $137,612.22 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIONE, JOSEPH R Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $137,610.17 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRUNDON, DAVID C Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $137,610.17 Date 01/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, THOMAS E, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $137,608.18 Date 09/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STALLONE, DENNIS J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $137,606.56 Date 01/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARLATTO, NICOLINO T Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $137,606.56 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVA, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $137,604.80 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, DANIEL E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $137,602.35 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANKO, JEFFREY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $137,600.58 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREWS, MARK P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $137,598.39 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECLET, RAFAEL A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $137,595.71 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWARD, KATHRYN L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $137,595.71 Date 02/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDULIS, COLLEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $137,595.71 Date 06/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $137,595.71 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, THOMAS D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $137,595.71 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKERMAN, EVAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $137,595.71 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, SUSAN W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $137,595.71 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMERS, STEPHANIE J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $137,595.71 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKUS, DAVID E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $137,595.71 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINE-DEBELLIS, MARIA-ALANA S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $137,595.71 Date 08/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, STEPHANIE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $137,595.71 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYBAR, INGRID Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, MARIA COLONNA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMISSAROFF, CAROL L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIROCZNIK, MENACHEM M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PHAEDRA F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAGINE, JUDITH A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIULIO, ALBERT L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDMAN, ERIC S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALENSKY, KATHRYN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, CARLY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELLDOBLER, FRANK Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, EMILY M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLZINO, RICHARD P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $137,595.71 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONS, JENNIFER G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $137,595.71 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINBERG, JEREMY R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $137,595.71 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System