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 MACKEY, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $136,236.87 Date 03/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,231.21 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ALBERT J Employer name City of Rye Amount $136,228.00 Date 08/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCZAK, KENNETH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,226.10 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YUANZI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $136,226.03 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBELLI, CARL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,225.81 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, SONIA M Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $136,224.67 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEHL, GERARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,220.17 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOETZ, RAYMOND R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $136,218.60 Date 03/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFARB, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $136,217.12 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOADI, LARRY K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $136,213.34 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,208.93 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLL, CHARLENE A Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $136,205.00 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCO, KRIS B Employer name Westchester County Amount $136,204.08 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONG, ZHENGCHAO Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $136,195.50 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUAN, YUNSUO Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $136,195.50 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINCHEY, ERIN L Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $136,193.89 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, JEFFREY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,193.35 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELIO, VINCENT J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $136,190.11 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELL, ANDREW K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $136,189.18 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, DONALD J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $136,186.43 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $136,180.61 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MARTIN W, JR Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $136,179.88 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, DALE A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $136,179.15 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $136,178.04 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBRA, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,169.20 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSI, RONALD F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,168.24 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAKARA, JOHNNY R Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $136,167.26 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIELDS, CORD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,165.44 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LINDA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $136,163.21 Date 09/14/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT-ADAMS, VIRGINIA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $136,163.21 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DAVID M Employer name North Merrick Fire District Amount $136,160.64 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KENNETH J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $136,159.93 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,157.33 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARCO A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $136,155.44 Date 09/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEPCZYK, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,154.51 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULHANE, CHARLES M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,152.41 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTROGIORGIO, NICHOLAS Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $136,151.34 Date 08/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, ANN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $136,151.13 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $136,148.03 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEANEY, LAWRENCE Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,147.36 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLICKAL, LEELAMMA K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $136,145.28 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, DENNIS D, II Employer name Orange County Amount $136,143.53 Date 07/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, RAFAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,143.05 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUAGLIARDO, LINDA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,140.34 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, NOREEN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $136,138.94 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, MARK G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $136,131.22 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATNER, LOIS C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $136,120.78 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ANNA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $136,120.10 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, HUA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,119.40 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUMANN, THOMAS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,117.41 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLAGETER, GREGORY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $136,117.32 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRANI, SYLVIA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $136,117.12 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, STEPHEN M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $136,112.50 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHOFF, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,110.99 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, AUSBERTO, JR Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $136,103.08 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, GARY K, JR Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $136,099.65 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISSLER, RICHARD R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $136,093.22 Date 08/23/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOPOULOS, FRANK L Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,085.43 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DALE K Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $136,084.24 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,074.20 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABINEAUX, REMY L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $136,073.10 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $136,069.95 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FRANKLIN G, JR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $136,069.02 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, DEBRA Employer name Rockland County Amount $136,067.06 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ROBERT E, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,066.95 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCED, FEDERICO Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $136,060.19 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, NICHOLAS L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $136,058.98 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, JULIE M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $136,058.89 Date 03/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JONATHAN B Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $136,058.84 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCO, FRANK Employer name Education Department Amount $136,057.92 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOHN J Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $136,055.40 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, KATHY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,053.76 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KEVIN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,053.01 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORD, DOUGLAS D Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $136,043.73 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, PEDRO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,042.94 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, KATHERINE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $136,041.50 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPER, CHARLES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,038.22 Date 12/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELTZ, JAMES M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,037.18 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIUMEFREDDO, SALVATORE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,036.01 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ROBERT S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $136,032.12 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHAWN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $136,031.54 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSBURG, HARVEY A, II Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $136,027.92 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSMAN, DOROTHY A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $136,025.90 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETTE, MARK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,016.26 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STALLWORTH-ROPER, NICOLE A Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $136,012.86 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, ANDRE F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $136,012.59 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, CATHERINE H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,006.10 Date 07/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNIAS, DIMITRIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,003.70 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KEVIN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $135,995.19 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $135,994.80 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BROOKE P Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $135,993.08 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIA, DERRICK W Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $135,992.26 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARRIDO, DOUGLAS F Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $135,990.33 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IEMMA, VINCENZO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,987.96 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, RUBENA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $135,987.22 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAV, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,986.46 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, GRACE H Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $135,981.27 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALANO, PASQUALE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $135,978.51 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KIT E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $135,977.10 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System