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 GO, REINA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,628.06 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TODD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,626.77 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISIEN, MICHELLE B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $134,626.59 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBRUZZESE, MICHAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $134,626.55 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNING, JOSEPH R Employer name Tompkins County Amount $134,626.42 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLI, MATTHEW M Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $134,626.34 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, WILLIAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,625.94 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSEY, TITUS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,620.10 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVITZ, GEORGE T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $134,619.73 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBIERASKI, BRETT A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,619.14 Date 05/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BETTI, PAUL D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,618.82 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MICHAEL C Employer name Department of Law Amount $134,618.49 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, EDWARD S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,616.87 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVEY, MARK R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $134,614.03 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,613.01 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EMPIE, SETH J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,607.29 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, THOMAS E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $134,603.10 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, HENRY C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $134,602.84 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JASON M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $134,600.45 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, ELIZABETH C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $134,598.96 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECK, JOHNATHAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,597.23 Date 10/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANIS, STACY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $134,595.64 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRGE, BRADLEY S Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $134,595.03 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMETT-BROWN, CHRISTINE Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $134,595.01 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PINO, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $134,594.60 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELDT, SCOTT H Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $134,593.75 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIOLA, CLIFF J Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,593.69 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUDLACIK, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,593.54 Date 04/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $134,593.53 Date 04/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, RICHARD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $134,592.17 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSSEN, ROBERT S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $134,588.05 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, ALFRED J, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,585.27 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOHN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,582.20 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPCZYNSKI, KENNETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,580.23 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,577.65 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGROSZEWSKI, DONNA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $134,576.81 Date 08/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, JANEANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $134,573.24 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, SAZZADUL-MA'BUD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $134,573.12 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANYI, RUDOLPH K Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $134,568.93 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIS, JOSEPH P, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,566.35 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTOFILIS, MARIA B Employer name Department of Law Amount $134,565.77 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, WILLIAM D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,561.48 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, VALERIE A Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $134,557.27 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMLER, TAMMIE LEE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $134,556.62 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCHY, THOMAS C Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $134,556.62 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREK, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,554.41 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEID, BRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,549.05 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO-ALBERT, JENNIFER D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,546.15 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGE, EDILIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,544.60 Date 06/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARATTO, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $134,544.35 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAZELL D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $134,535.55 Date 05/12/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLING, KEVIN H Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $134,531.40 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOANNE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,529.72 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, ARTHUR T, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $134,527.45 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POETTA, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,526.65 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACUTONE, ALBERT P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,521.20 Date 04/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORSTHORN, STEPHEN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,520.10 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARQUETTE, GREGORY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,519.39 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAIOLICAVALLO, CARMELA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $134,517.74 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTEUS, LISA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $134,517.74 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEER, DANIEL C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,516.89 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EDWIN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $134,516.35 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, IVAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $134,514.20 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCHUK, BARRY D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $134,514.20 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, CLAYTON J Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, HWAGAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 02/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, LIANG T Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTO, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, WILLIAM T Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GEORGE, KIRSTEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHU, LEI Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,514.20 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, MAYNARD Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $134,514.20 Date 11/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUBENS, CHARLES R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $134,514.20 Date 04/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CHARLES E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $134,514.20 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOLECKI, DAVID W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $134,514.20 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, GEORGE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $134,514.20 Date 06/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASO, STEVEN G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $134,513.79 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN-DATINO, JUSTIN R Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $134,512.20 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, DAVID Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $134,511.89 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, THOMAS P Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $134,509.86 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEPHEN E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,506.96 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MEGAN A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $134,506.01 Date 08/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RAYMOND J, III Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,505.17 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATTY, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $134,505.02 Date 05/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAZAK, RICHARD K Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,503.85 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ERIN R Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $134,503.26 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GURIEL, TOM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,500.53 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELARDO, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $134,500.18 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEFFREY D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $134,499.72 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, NANETTE J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $134,498.07 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERES, TIMOTHY J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $134,493.20 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, JOHN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,492.64 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, LAURA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,491.21 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIST, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,488.30 Date 12/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORRIS, MELVIN I Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $134,485.78 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTI, MICHAEL C Employer name Putnam County Amount $134,482.21 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHY, JOHN M Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $134,478.12 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALINERO, ALVARO A J Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,476.10 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,472.60 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALIA, ROBERT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,471.40 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System