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 ROBBINS, BRIAN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $134,275.87 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDENAS, DAVID Employer name City of White Plains Amount $134,274.52 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DONALD D Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $134,271.61 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, ANUP Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $134,271.61 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK B Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $134,269.28 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,263.12 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, GLEN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $134,256.39 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARALUS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $134,253.69 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, RUSSELL M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $134,252.52 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEGALL, STEVEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $134,251.02 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, JOHN J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $134,249.99 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWLING, JERMAINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $134,246.97 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, ANGELO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,245.30 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, CRAIG S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,243.77 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZIOL, DAVID J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $134,243.64 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUERO, VICTOR M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $134,233.39 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGRADY, TERRENCE L Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $134,230.89 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RATNER, ROBERT A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,230.43 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO, JANET G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $134,228.12 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLES, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $134,227.57 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, JULIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,226.50 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, GERALD Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $134,225.75 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $134,225.15 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RONALD I, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,224.34 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOWERS, STEVEN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,219.77 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLB, KEVIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,217.57 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUINEY, JILLIAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $134,216.90 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $134,216.80 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $134,215.22 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI NOTO, JOANN Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $134,213.53 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, MICHAEL C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $134,210.30 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERLIZZI, JAMES W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $134,206.37 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, XIAOLING Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $134,205.59 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGALE, NICHOLAS F Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $134,205.06 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, JUSTIN T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,203.27 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSON, HELEN MARY E Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $134,203.26 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, VICTORIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $134,201.59 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLIONE, EUGENE V Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,200.18 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, LORRAINE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $134,195.03 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECCIA, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $134,193.82 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEVIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $134,193.52 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMAHAMID, ILHAM Employer name Department of Health Amount $134,193.08 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEA, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of State Amount $134,186.00 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, MADELEINE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $134,182.35 Date 04/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARI, LAWRENCE A, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $134,182.20 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFTY, CHARLES B Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,180.08 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINANE, MATTHEW R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $134,179.29 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIAN C Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $134,179.15 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNY, JOHN W Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $134,178.46 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBS, PETER J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $134,178.36 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEIL, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,175.31 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SANDRA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $134,170.63 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBOSI, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,165.39 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,164.98 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUPO, DOMINICK J, JR Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $134,163.33 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, MANNA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,162.94 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAVEY, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,160.12 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STORCH, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $134,159.70 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBOV, EDIDIYE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $134,158.21 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, FABIAN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,157.62 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PAT A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $134,155.12 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASINO, MICHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,153.10 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VNUCZENSKI, PAUL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,152.80 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDALENA, DAMIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,152.53 Date 12/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,146.55 Date 07/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, MICHAEL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,144.90 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTEE, CRAIG J Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,144.00 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKS, JUANITA D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $134,142.68 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JANE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $134,142.68 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ZOLA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $134,142.68 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, FRANCESCA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $134,142.68 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAMENBAUM, ISRAEL Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $134,142.68 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZULLI, NORA D Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $134,142.68 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARDEN, LAWRENCE E, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $134,142.68 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, JANA R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $134,142.68 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, BONNIE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $134,142.68 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BIQUE, DOLORESE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,138.95 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESHENSKY, CHARLES O Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $134,137.87 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVER, SCOTT W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $134,137.56 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MAY, KENNETH W Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,137.48 Date 06/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIPINTI, JOHN P Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $134,131.39 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBERL, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,127.06 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARENT, TODD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,124.98 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULE, ALLAN J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $134,118.77 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,117.66 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGAN, LORETTA R Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $134,116.72 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORGE, JANE Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $134,116.21 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINAIS, SCOTT P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,111.64 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONBOY, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,109.31 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RAUL H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $134,108.79 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARY, DUSTIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,107.76 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARRETT, HARVEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,105.03 Date 10/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETTO, ROCK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,103.50 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, RICHARD Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $134,101.26 Date 12/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, ESTHER E Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,096.80 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDILE, JOSEPH W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,096.36 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBURG, JOHN A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $134,092.63 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDYK, RICHARD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,087.51 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTY, BRINTON C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,086.84 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEOLA, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $134,086.74 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System