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 MORRISON, SHANNON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,468.12 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, JAMES M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,463.17 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,462.77 Date 03/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, TIMOTHY L, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $134,458.60 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, THOMAS G Employer name Department of Law Amount $134,457.62 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, TIMOTHY P. Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,455.77 Date 04/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLER, SABRINA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,451.92 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-PREUX, MURIELLE L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $134,448.47 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN, STEPHEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,447.07 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSKOWSKI, FRANCISZEK J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $134,445.10 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, DANIELLE E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $134,441.30 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VALLEE, DIANE Employer name Department of Law Amount $134,438.54 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWCROFT, LORI J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $134,438.16 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGIULO, ANDREW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,437.14 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLOREY, KEVIN G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $134,436.80 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, PATRICK R Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $134,436.68 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWELL, DONOVAN A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $134,435.48 Date 11/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, GERARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,435.33 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, GUY G Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $134,435.31 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIO, GENE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,433.90 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, JOHN G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,432.27 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,428.53 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, KIM A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,427.60 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, PAUL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $134,425.66 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSINGER, WILLIAM L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,423.54 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, VINCENT K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,421.48 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JASON Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $134,420.97 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $134,420.00 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILIPPIS, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $134,419.88 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR-REEVES, CHERYL M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $134,418.80 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,413.00 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEMAN, GEORGE W Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $134,411.43 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,403.69 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCK, ANITA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,399.24 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVELY, JOHN V Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $134,397.28 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHR, ROSEANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,397.00 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, KENNETH D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,392.60 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, COREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,390.84 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAND, WILLIAM G, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,390.14 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIN, SHEN HAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $134,389.71 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, FRANCIS X, JR Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $134,388.45 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSSER, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,387.47 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, CHARLOTTE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,386.88 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHEL, SCOTT T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $134,385.33 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, WAYNE S, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,381.92 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAEGER, MICHAEL C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $134,380.09 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $134,378.39 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRON, JASON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,378.18 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHAM, RAYMOND S, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $134,377.49 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COFFEY, SEAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,375.21 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVINO, LORI-ANN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $134,365.29 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,354.81 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAIM, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $134,354.72 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GORMAN, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $134,349.97 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, JAMES R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $134,346.86 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MARK S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,345.58 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLAMIN, CECILIA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,345.58 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFENKRIEG, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $134,345.02 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, WILLIAM J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $134,345.02 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYLE, JAMES P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $134,343.63 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAVANO, MATTHEW B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,343.41 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,342.93 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EADICICCO, JAMES J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,340.90 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOKLAND, JOHN O Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $134,339.45 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STREB, MARK A Employer name Department of State Amount $134,334.41 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROURKE, SEAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,331.51 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAYTOR, DAVID R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,331.12 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, THOMAS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,330.27 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JACOB M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,329.44 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMASULO, NICHOLAS F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,328.99 Date 12/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAZIO, JOHN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $134,321.51 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDORF, ARMIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $134,321.51 Date 06/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, PATRICIA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $134,313.81 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEERTGENS, ERIC L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,311.06 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO, RAYMOND J Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,310.19 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AFEE, BRIAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,307.45 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECHAVARRIA, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,306.96 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUNNO, PATRICK A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $134,306.20 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIN, KAREN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $134,304.58 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS HAMILTON, LUTHER P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $134,298.58 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVIER, EMILY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $134,297.15 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, KATHLEEN H Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $134,297.09 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, CLAUDIO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,296.84 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, JANIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,295.03 Date 12/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETZ, ALEX C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,293.90 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, NICHOLAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,293.81 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILINSKI, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,293.69 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $134,292.61 Date 08/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MARTIN L Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $134,292.59 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LESLIE S Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $134,292.47 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, GLENN A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $134,288.96 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, LINDA M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $134,288.92 Date 10/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, JACQUELINE R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $134,288.89 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONINI, CAMILO R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $134,286.50 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, DIAN KERR Employer name Department of Law Amount $134,285.49 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYTHE, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $134,282.49 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $134,282.22 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, WILLIAM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,279.70 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $134,279.04 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, BRIAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,276.32 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System