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 GUINNESS, THERESA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,893.85 Date 09/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ELEANOR H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $136,893.84 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBUCCI, KRISTEE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $136,893.79 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENKEL, ALEKSANDR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,892.40 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOESNER, MARY E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $136,891.66 Date 08/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DAWN-MARIE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $136,890.42 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIADES, ALEXANDER N Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,887.27 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENACK, EDWARD R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,884.31 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARROYO, KATHLEEN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,883.12 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, KEVIN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $136,882.36 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERINI, JOHN T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $136,880.70 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $136,877.32 Date 05/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIC, JOHN S Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $136,877.14 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, EDWIN J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $136,870.38 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, EDWARD T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,867.70 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNJULAS, KEVIN C Employer name City of Beacon Amount $136,867.67 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRASSBERGER, KURT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,864.47 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUAIL, BRIAN L Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $136,863.94 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,863.87 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, BERTRAM F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $136,863.26 Date 09/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $136,859.52 Date 03/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WAYNE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $136,847.44 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONNIE R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,847.23 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONALD L, JR Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $136,844.98 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KIM M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $136,844.98 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, SCOTT L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $136,844.87 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJ, GARY J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $136,841.91 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, FRANCO Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $136,839.99 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SANDRA L Employer name Department of State Amount $136,838.61 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANTONI, JESSE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,838.41 Date 09/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACALAMITA, FRANK Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $136,837.52 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINBOVSKY, ELLIOT G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,833.15 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADUKUZHIYIL, MOLLY J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $136,831.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE-ZAIK, KELLY ANN G Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $136,830.74 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, DAVID A Employer name Monroe County Amount $136,829.48 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLS, TRAVIS W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,828.50 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,824.50 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $136,822.83 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JEFFREY M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $136,820.00 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, JAMES P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $136,819.04 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONAN, MICHELE M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $136,806.89 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRATA, MAGDALENA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $136,802.94 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DOUGLAS S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,799.44 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LISA, ANGELO Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $136,794.39 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, WALTER E Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $136,789.66 Date 08/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, JOHN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,785.20 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, DAVID A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $136,781.47 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FODOR, TRACY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,774.90 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHRINGER, JAMIE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $136,774.81 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHICK, MARY B Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $136,774.73 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN G Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $136,771.62 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, DALE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,767.46 Date 10/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUGLIARO, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,765.46 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALDRON, RITCH L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,763.82 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEA, TONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,758.97 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERZOG, MARY LYN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $136,755.91 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTELLIZZI, LISA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $136,751.60 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDENLANG, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,749.69 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ALLEN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,747.20 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, WILLIAM C Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $136,743.53 Date 08/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, KEVIN L Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $136,742.30 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REINKE, PETER T, JR Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $136,741.13 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREADER, MELISSA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,738.31 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFSTETTER, JEFFREY Employer name Columbia County Amount $136,732.31 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LARRY S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $136,731.44 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCH, BRUCE K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,729.20 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANTON, CHERYL M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $136,728.34 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $136,719.77 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, JOHN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,713.62 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRDITAJ, LIZE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $136,712.15 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFAEL, DANNY B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,709.78 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LADOUCEUR, MARYELLEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $136,706.76 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, LAURA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $136,697.17 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $136,697.17 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPERATO, PAUL Employer name Rockland County Amount $136,697.07 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEGO, DENNIS R, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $136,696.99 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIKOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Ontario County Amount $136,695.12 Date 02/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALUORI, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $136,689.10 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIACI, VIRGINIA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $136,689.01 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, AARON Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $136,682.92 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COX, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,680.92 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAYS, DONNIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,680.69 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, DANIELLE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,680.49 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSQUEDA, RENE F Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $136,676.53 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, LOURDES Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $136,676.33 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLA, THOMAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,676.02 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYE, MARK E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $136,664.38 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNSEL, SCOTT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,663.11 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPILATO, GERALD K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $136,662.39 Date 02/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIALLELA, ANTHONY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,657.32 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTTER, STEVEN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,657.24 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWENTON, STEPHANIE J Employer name Department of Law Amount $136,653.91 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISNER, MICHELLE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $136,653.88 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNES, ANACLETO S Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $136,653.70 Date 06/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,653.20 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLORAN, PAMELA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,653.20 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PAUL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,653.20 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,653.20 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,649.68 Date 12/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACALLO, RAFAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $136,649.34 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System