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 HIWOT, THEHBIA H Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $133,852.00 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKOWITZ, MICHAEL D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $133,850.77 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZETTA, ANDREA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $133,850.55 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, AMY C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $133,848.43 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREST, PATRICIA N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $133,842.40 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VACCHIO, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $133,840.46 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITWINSKI, PETER F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,840.20 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAX, MICHAEL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $133,839.92 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DIOCELINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $133,838.76 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, NICHELE N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $133,835.72 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PERUTA, RICHARD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,832.86 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOONMEN, JOHN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $133,831.81 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KULESA, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,829.57 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALLAN W, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,828.94 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAHAMOO, FLOR Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,819.87 Date 04/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNEAUD-ST JOHN, ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $133,819.80 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, HAROLD W Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $133,819.05 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMON, ANTWORN O Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $133,816.29 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, SCOTT D Employer name City of Albany Amount $133,816.12 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HECKER, DAVID Employer name Westchester County Amount $133,815.71 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, WILLIAM J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,815.30 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRAMO, PATRICIA J Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $133,813.09 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, EFEE LOURDES Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,810.98 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONSUL, ANTHONY C, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $133,810.79 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUQUICCHIO, ANTHONY L Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $133,810.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAVID E, JR Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $133,807.99 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARIEPY, MARTIN T Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $133,806.47 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, DAVID J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $133,806.18 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMBERG, SARA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $133,800.19 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ARTHUR P, JR Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $133,799.99 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, CRAIG M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,799.85 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELFOND, MIKHAIL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $133,795.61 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, RUSSELL E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,793.70 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGHERIAN, VARTAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,793.17 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JAMES J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,791.04 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BENSON V Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $133,789.70 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, STEVEN W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,789.04 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELLE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,788.00 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANE, DAVID J Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $133,787.45 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, HERBERT M, JR Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $133,787.06 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, EVELYN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,784.50 Date 01/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEATES, ANGELA B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $133,781.57 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAMAGLINI, ANTHONY T Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $133,778.99 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEAHAN, JASON R Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $133,778.21 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEERR, KATHLEEN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $133,763.53 Date 01/14/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAVICCA, DENNIS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,762.54 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIER, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $133,758.36 Date 05/10/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REVADIGAR, NEELAMBIKU S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $133,756.81 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GREGORIO, KERRIE Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $133,754.70 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $133,753.56 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRERO, CARLO Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $133,746.68 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, PATRICK Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $133,746.44 Date 01/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHINO, JASON C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,742.86 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPEERS, JAY S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $133,741.37 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IODICE, MARK J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $133,740.91 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABACK, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Tuxedo Park Amount $133,738.46 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REY, ALEXIS A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $133,735.65 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHERJI, SHARINE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $133,734.03 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SBRANA, LISA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $133,732.25 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,725.03 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, LAWRENCE R, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,723.29 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUDSON, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $133,723.28 Date 07/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORKER, THEODORE R, III Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $133,721.03 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ADRIAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,719.60 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALLIS, STEVE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $133,719.54 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, NOEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,719.15 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITNER, JAMES M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,718.02 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,715.57 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MICHAEL L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $133,715.06 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPRIMA, ANTHONY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,712.96 Date 10/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SHARON D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $133,711.82 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, JOSEPH E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $133,711.82 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, GREGORY G Employer name Erie County Amount $133,711.49 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCED, MARCO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $133,710.46 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORTOSO, TRICIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,710.36 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONROY, ERIC S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $133,707.34 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYLING, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $133,699.90 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIZEE, KEITH Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,695.85 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, JEROME H Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $133,695.69 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATIS, LAVINIA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,691.10 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, RICKY Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,690.64 Date 12/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, SCOTT J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,690.39 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LAURA Employer name Cornell University Amount $133,686.96 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURR, JOHN C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $133,683.42 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTENSEN, KENNETH C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,683.20 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MASE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $133,681.36 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SODEN, JASON D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,680.10 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,679.95 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDULLO, ANTHONY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,679.68 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBATO, MICHAEL N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,678.43 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CARL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $133,675.47 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAL, RONALD G Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $133,674.53 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFRINI, MARK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,662.88 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, KENNETH J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $133,662.76 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDEL, RICHARD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,660.78 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDA, JASON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,659.04 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JOHN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,658.20 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, MARIA Employer name Nassau Co Interim Fin Auth Amount $133,655.20 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, CLETUS J Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $133,653.89 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINDE, RESHMA K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,651.83 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System