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 GAMBLE, ANGELA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $135,574.98 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, FOOKYIN D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $135,574.94 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADURO, KRISTIE L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $135,574.94 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVY, DANIEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $135,574.88 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LATASHA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $135,571.77 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACHOW, GLEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $135,569.80 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, GINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $135,561.48 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUIR, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $135,559.25 Date 10/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,554.24 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAIN, ROSE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,553.18 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, YVONNE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,553.01 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRIERI, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $135,553.01 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, MICHAEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,551.11 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTWINIK, NANCY A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $135,551.06 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, JENNIFER R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $135,551.06 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARGA L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $135,551.06 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, ANNE D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $135,551.06 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RIAD P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $135,551.06 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLIEDMAN, GREGORY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $135,551.06 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFFIN, MARCIA J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $135,551.06 Date 09/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, MARY ANN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, RAYNETTE N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLUTI-TESSLER, MARTHA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, REBECCA Y Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, LISA B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTE-GREEN, DONNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNKA, JOHN K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NADINE C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRARA, MADELEINE C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REO, DENIS M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $135,551.06 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, WINDSOR J Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $135,545.34 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFICHIELLO, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $135,544.61 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVAN, STEVEN P Employer name Oneida County Amount $135,542.88 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHENY, JOHN H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,540.69 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DONNA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $135,540.39 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,537.14 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLC, MIECZYSLAW S Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $135,528.58 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MAURA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,527.93 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERNIN, JAMES B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,525.20 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPANSIRI, DON, JR Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $135,522.51 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINCASA, CHARLES A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBO, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 10/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPS, TASSIE R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NORMAN H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARISOL O Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, BAYE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTARO, PATRICIA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,521.40 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMAIN, JOY L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $135,520.07 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPLITTGERBER, LUKE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,519.44 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O LEARY, NOREEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $135,517.33 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRA, VICTOR P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $135,510.52 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKEL, LINDA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,510.14 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIE, LEO A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $135,506.73 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLCHETSKY, MIKHAIL Y Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,506.22 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOGUT, GEORGE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,501.11 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADLOVSKI, ERIC T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,500.55 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYBEE, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $135,500.11 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLA, ROBERT J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $135,500.11 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZETO, KEITH Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $135,500.11 Date 07/13/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, MARGIE Employer name Department of Health Amount $135,500.11 Date 01/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHERYL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $135,500.11 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZADY, KIMBERLY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $135,499.33 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLERGRAY, H REBECCA Employer name Department of Health Amount $135,499.33 Date 06/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGE, HEIDI C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $135,499.21 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, BARBARA K Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $135,496.23 Date 05/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THATFORD, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,494.77 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUAN M Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $135,493.62 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, JEFFERY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $135,491.41 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER LINDEN, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $135,488.98 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICATO, LOUIS M Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $135,487.51 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORSTMYER, FREDERICK W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,478.77 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED BOWMAN, MICHELE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $135,478.63 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELLA, GARY E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $135,477.95 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMP, EDWARD J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $135,477.23 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES F Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $135,476.57 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHUE, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,475.37 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EHRETS, JOSEF A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,472.90 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,472.46 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUGGS, MARC A F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $135,472.21 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASCOLILLO, ROBERT F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,469.33 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARN, KARISSA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,469.05 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGE, MATTHEW F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,468.10 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNE-LEE, HELEN H Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $135,468.04 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAFFIN, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,467.77 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, MATTHEW Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,467.00 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZE, EDMUND C Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $135,466.25 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, TOMMIE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,466.22 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, DANIEL P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $135,465.56 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, BRENT S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,463.39 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULAWKA, HELANA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,463.12 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE ROVIRA, CHRISTINA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $135,459.75 Date 02/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOEL O Employer name Westchester County Amount $135,456.58 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, FREDERICK L Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,454.50 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALLIE, SEAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,452.87 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZDEK, EDWARD W, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $135,452.15 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REINARD, SCOTT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,450.14 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOBBERTIN, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $135,449.51 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JU, TAMIRAH S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,443.82 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System