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 FIGARELLA, RONALD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,086.38 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARDING, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $134,084.34 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIXT, JOHN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,081.92 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,081.73 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLINSKI, DANIEL U Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,078.02 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARELLO, STEVEN Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $134,070.61 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, JEFFREY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,070.42 Date 11/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDEL, BRETT F Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $134,069.51 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSMARIN, ERIC R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $134,068.57 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,067.34 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, PETER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,065.35 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAUN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,065.08 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLUTSKY, SUSAN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,063.35 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI, KINGSLEY S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $134,060.19 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVEAR, JAIME P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,058.61 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMOS, RICARDO Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $134,043.57 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NG, ANDREW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $134,034.43 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,033.32 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASKY, BARRY S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $134,029.34 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUBISH, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,024.38 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, D PAUL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $134,022.71 Date 10/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, MICHAEL C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $134,020.07 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, MITCHELL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $134,018.83 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ROBERT J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $134,012.97 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $134,012.63 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, DAVID J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $134,007.53 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, MICHAEL F Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $134,003.18 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $133,995.82 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JIANG, XIA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,994.42 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, XIN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,994.41 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, TYEDANITA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $133,994.15 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHESON, JAMES Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $133,990.23 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLANO-LOPEZ, ESTRELLA E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $133,988.73 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, ANNIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,988.48 Date 09/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, BRIAN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,984.10 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGE, SCOTT T Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $133,983.81 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, KEVIN J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $133,981.04 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON-CARVELLI, AMY E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $133,979.65 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOHN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,974.06 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BICE, MICHAEL T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,972.91 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, LAURA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,969.00 Date 03/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, FRESNEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $133,966.26 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,964.98 Date 12/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASPULETI, VINOD K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,963.10 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, ROBERT T, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $133,962.22 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASPEREK, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,960.51 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRINE, DUANE T Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $133,958.54 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGLIANO, JOSEPH Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $133,956.57 Date 08/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLK, JOHN H Employer name Westchester County Amount $133,955.81 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNOW, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,955.64 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEDEMANN, BRIAN P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $133,951.23 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMODNA, ROBERT S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $133,950.59 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,948.76 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELBERMAN, ARON Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $133,947.62 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, JAIME D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,945.97 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, PATRICK O Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $133,943.05 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $133,939.41 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, MILTON C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,934.17 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESTANY, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,928.30 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONE, JAMES J, JR Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $133,927.93 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANSTON, TIMOTHY E Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $133,927.82 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, JOSEPH R Employer name Rockland County Amount $133,926.78 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, GEORGE W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,924.06 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOTTA, ROSANNA E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $133,921.36 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, JONATHAN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $133,919.88 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,916.07 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOTTLIEB, JEAN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,914.51 Date 03/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, STEPHEN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,914.07 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VIVIAN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,910.95 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,906.98 Date 06/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBACH, JOHN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,903.49 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRIN, MICHAEL D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $133,899.07 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, EILEEN P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $133,897.50 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERBERG, WILLIAM J Employer name Bethpage Water District Amount $133,896.33 Date 11/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, VERONA S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $133,894.23 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, ALTHEA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,893.69 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANELLA, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,892.49 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $133,892.21 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMARCO, RAYMOND J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $133,891.90 Date 12/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, GREGGORY T Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,890.06 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSKY, ROBERT M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $133,888.64 Date 10/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MASCIO, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,885.57 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARRIETA, JAIRO A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,883.68 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULZE, DANIEL A Employer name Department of Law Amount $133,881.28 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMETH, FRED J, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $133,877.97 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, ALLAN I Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $133,873.60 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARKOWSKI, SCOTT C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,873.42 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIETLINSKI, BRANDON S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $133,871.90 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARC Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $133,870.08 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKSON, AMY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $133,867.01 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDRIDGE, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $133,865.24 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, RAMONA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $133,864.51 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, JENNIFER M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,863.58 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDEWYN, MARC J Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $133,861.62 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DAVID H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,858.73 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL NERO, GARY, SR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $133,857.90 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORUP, RONALD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,857.74 Date 01/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, EDWARD H Employer name City of Utica Amount $133,856.98 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINKNEY, LACHONNE I Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,853.99 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIDEAU, CORY W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,852.14 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System