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 CASEY, DENIS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,449.71 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAGONE, MICHELE Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $133,447.30 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERT, DERRICK S Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $133,447.08 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, ANTHONY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,442.36 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, TONYA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,438.99 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVIDA, PETER M Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $133,437.22 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $133,431.61 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRIZIO, VINCENT A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,426.53 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JAHN M Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $133,417.98 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDFUS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $133,416.95 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCKERMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $133,414.94 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUZZUPOLI, MARK T Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $133,412.25 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOVE, ANNE MARIE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $133,410.84 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, RYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,410.11 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SYDOR, DANIEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,409.94 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,408.65 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STADNICKY, MARGARET R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $133,408.38 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $133,408.03 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, HEIDE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $133,405.55 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, ANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,403.11 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, EDWARD L Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $133,401.58 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURDLE, JAMES T Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $133,400.97 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $133,400.07 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, DAVID E, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $133,397.12 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOATER, BRANDON M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $133,395.56 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, DAVID F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $133,394.96 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARY ANNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,393.56 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLINGHAM, CHARLES R Employer name Westchester County Amount $133,382.82 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBSER, THOMAS J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $133,379.49 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,376.04 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, DOMINICK D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $133,375.91 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,372.44 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSADA, STEPHEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,371.68 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLANO, ANTHONY F Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $133,371.43 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAMOUSETTE, ELIEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $133,369.35 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLIN, SEAN Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $133,367.60 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITTINGTON, RONALD G, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,366.95 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCO, CHRIS M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $133,366.60 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, SIDNEY A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $133,365.43 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, FRED F Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,365.30 Date 07/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSEPH T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $133,363.20 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TLOCKOWSKI, DEBBIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $133,360.29 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIMBACH, DEBRA S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $133,354.36 Date 12/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGG, GARY K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,348.60 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LI, LINGXIANG Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $133,348.57 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINELLI, ANGELA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,345.03 Date 07/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ANTHONY A, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,344.65 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMILEY, JESSE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $133,341.92 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EADE, THOMAS W Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $133,341.80 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SEAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,335.02 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KESSLER, DENNIS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $133,332.19 Date 08/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $133,328.94 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCELL, ROBERT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,325.06 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALESTRO, JOSEPH P Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $133,325.00 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, NATATIA L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $133,324.64 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, ERIC A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $133,324.08 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAHONA, DANIEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,323.79 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAVELLA, VINCENT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,322.37 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, LYNN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $133,319.65 Date 01/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUICK, ROBERT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,318.80 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENZI, DANIELLE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $133,316.58 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDOURIS, EMMANUEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,315.51 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $133,314.36 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KYLE P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $133,314.36 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASTOOK, EUGENE J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $133,312.93 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, HARRY J, III Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $133,311.58 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEARS, JEFFREY D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $133,306.62 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERLY, MARK T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $133,306.62 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,306.00 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENOX, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $133,302.60 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, MARGARET Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $133,300.98 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONIONS, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $133,300.00 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, WAYNE J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $133,298.86 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FRANK Employer name City of White Plains Amount $133,298.76 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, LOUIS A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $133,298.65 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $133,297.35 Date 11/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIRIANO, JUAN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $133,296.49 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC GOWAN, ANDREW, III Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $133,296.44 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, RICHARD D Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,296.19 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, MARK E Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,292.85 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ADAM Employer name Dutchess County Amount $133,290.57 Date 10/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JOHN P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $133,287.55 Date 07/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, KIRK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $133,283.44 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRZEMINSKI, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $133,279.08 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, ROBERT D Employer name Cornell University Amount $133,275.38 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSMAN, JUSTIN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $133,275.22 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRISITS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $133,274.04 Date 12/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $133,271.81 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FASANO, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,271.75 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MAUREEN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $133,270.60 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTUCCA, CARL P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $133,269.75 Date 04/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATEL, CHANDRAKANT H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $133,268.50 Date 02/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANDREW C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $133,264.20 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNTER, THOMAS S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $133,264.20 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFRED, PAUL J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $133,259.18 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, KEVIN S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $133,257.92 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRANE, MARK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $133,253.39 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERBOTH, PAUL C Employer name Erie County Amount $133,253.25 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Law Amount $133,253.16 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, ANDREW Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $133,252.57 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System