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 SISCO, JEANINE C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $133,651.01 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASKIELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $133,650.73 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, GLENN W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,649.83 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $133,649.17 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROGAN, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,643.52 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOWALSKA, KATARZYNA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $133,642.97 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITY, ANNE L Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $133,638.08 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, MITCHELL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,637.45 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORONA, FELIX, JR Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $133,634.14 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETTLINGER, BEN B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,633.31 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBONDONDOLO, PHILIP M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $133,630.32 Date 04/13/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILES, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Department of Law Amount $133,628.63 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZATKO, THOMAS P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $133,625.97 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHURCH, DAVID E Employer name Orange County Amount $133,624.64 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CLOVER C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,623.57 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, WARREN N Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $133,623.01 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA-DAVIS, SKY L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $133,623.01 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DANIEL Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $133,623.01 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICIA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $133,623.01 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIN, JAMES Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $133,623.01 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $133,623.01 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANOVICH, ROSALIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $133,621.97 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, RANDY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,621.09 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBANO, DENISE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $133,620.18 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFT, MATT D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,618.64 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEITLIN, SHAUN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $133,616.58 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARC A Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $133,614.87 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DONALD V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $133,612.54 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAMINGA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,611.83 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUKIN, JILL L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $133,607.90 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,605.29 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,602.76 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCREADY, PAUL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,596.33 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPER, HERBERT C, III Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $133,595.68 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRASA, DOMINICK C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,593.93 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAKE, BETH A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $133,590.64 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUJANTHAN, DAMAYANTHY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,588.16 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, TERENCE E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $133,584.57 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANES, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $133,581.07 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, GARY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $133,577.12 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, LEANNE G Employer name Ontario County Amount $133,577.12 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGGIE, MARY E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $133,576.28 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PATRICK E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $133,574.70 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSELL, SCOTT C Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $133,574.37 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAM, ROBERT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,573.62 Date 12/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFFEE, ALEXIS Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $133,570.53 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRIAN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,568.53 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESNICK, RISA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,565.00 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAK, ELIZABETH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,565.00 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEHILA, JOHN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $133,564.55 Date 07/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, LINDA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,564.38 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGER, MARCELA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,563.13 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALSKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,561.33 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, BRIAN AARON Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $133,559.54 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCI, DANIEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,558.20 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,552.78 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENNIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $133,552.60 Date 09/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, LORI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $133,548.42 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEN, TOBIAS J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $133,543.09 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIANG, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,535.89 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHUTH, IRENE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,535.03 Date 03/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LOUIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,535.03 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOSEPH N Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,535.03 Date 07/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUCIATA, ANTHONY, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $133,533.67 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILANA, JAMES T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $133,533.66 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRYAN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,531.69 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, PETER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,530.50 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAKENBERG, ANN MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,530.37 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANO, ALBERT L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,529.28 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEPRIANO, JESSICA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,527.38 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, FRANCIS R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $133,520.67 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STREETY, KEVIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,517.75 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MI, SHICONG Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $133,515.02 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, GERARD W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $133,513.96 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JOAN V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,510.96 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTT, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,510.63 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAVOROWSKY, JANELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,510.42 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORENCIA-RAHIMI, MA ELENA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,509.48 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, BYRON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $133,505.29 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, KRISTIN M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $133,497.99 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCARCEL, LUIS M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $133,491.85 Date 11/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, ANDREW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,488.67 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,485.06 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,484.99 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, ADELINE, MS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,482.39 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFIELD, KERRY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $133,480.64 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPCZYNSKI, LORI ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,469.00 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURGOLO, PATRICK Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $133,467.80 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, WILLIAM J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $133,463.99 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTNER, KERRY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $133,462.35 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARGOZA, DARO M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $133,461.53 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FULCO, PASQUALE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,460.40 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHHEISER, LANA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $133,459.54 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,458.84 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, JAMES P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $133,457.03 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,454.81 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, JOSEPH F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,454.49 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARYL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,453.18 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYER, KERRIE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,450.96 Date 12/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, EUGENE J, IV Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $133,450.06 Date 03/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System