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 MC NAMARA, WILLIAM J Employer name Putnam County Amount $132,326.27 Date 10/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PORE, ROCCO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,326.12 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSA, KAREN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $132,325.96 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, DREW A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $132,325.85 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINI, JEFFREY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,322.58 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUMSER, JAMES M, JR Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $132,320.06 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAKOWSKI, WALTER J Employer name Rockland County Amount $132,319.26 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, CURTIS L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,317.99 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYER, CAMERON J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,317.19 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, ELDELYN B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $132,316.27 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADET, JOSEPH P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,314.29 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AZAM, ABU S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $132,312.16 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,310.69 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, ERIC G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,305.50 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADERESTO, ANNETTE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $132,305.46 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,305.17 Date 09/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCK, ROBERT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,304.30 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, ERIKA L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $132,302.45 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LOUIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,299.02 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSHAW, DAVID T Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $132,298.96 Date 04/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, LEONIE E Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $132,297.03 Date 08/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,294.45 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANDY W Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $132,288.46 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRACEY, JAMES P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $132,283.17 Date 11/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JOHN F Employer name Rockland County Amount $132,282.93 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, WILLIAM B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $132,282.68 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, EDDY P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $132,282.68 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $132,282.68 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MICHAEL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $132,282.68 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $132,282.07 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, BENJAMIN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $132,280.62 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, NEIL D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,280.09 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $132,279.34 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PETER A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $132,278.79 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEPRIN, MARK S Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $132,277.68 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, TODD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,276.82 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, TIMOTHY N Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $132,275.80 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, FRANK A Employer name Department of Law Amount $132,264.46 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, PATRICK J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $132,264.46 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGOLA, JOSEPH R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,264.33 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEIXNER, PETER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,264.12 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARVAT, ROBERT J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $132,263.45 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, SUSAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $132,261.77 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JEROME E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $132,260.59 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, MARGARET F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $132,259.26 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERHOLT, GREGORY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,258.53 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOOM, ELIZABETH A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $132,257.18 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, THOMAS G Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $132,252.61 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, WILLIAM G, JR Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $132,250.00 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,247.42 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOUB, MOSTAFA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,246.40 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $132,245.27 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGENBOGEN, BRAD E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $132,244.70 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROCCO Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $132,241.83 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, DOUGLAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,241.54 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENFELD, JO ANNE Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $132,240.39 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, JOHN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $132,234.14 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCH, TIMOTHY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,226.67 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, MICHAEL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,222.62 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHN R, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $132,221.92 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, VIONETT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,221.83 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEREZ, JOSE A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $132,220.21 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, DOMINIC A Employer name Rockland County Amount $132,220.20 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUSZ, TIMOTHY E Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $132,220.17 Date 09/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,218.84 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES F Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $132,217.55 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARY JANE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $132,216.14 Date 07/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOGENE, SERGE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,215.75 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $132,208.92 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEAVER, AARON W Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $132,202.73 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSINELLI, LOUIS P Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $132,201.75 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANIELKA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $132,200.80 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,197.56 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $132,197.37 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH A. Employer name City of White Plains Amount $132,194.08 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $132,192.96 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LEONARD H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,192.06 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NOEMI E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $132,191.77 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACAB, ISSIAH Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $132,186.80 Date 03/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDI, JOANNE C Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $132,186.60 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFER, SHARON E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $132,186.60 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, FRANK T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,186.25 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REDMOND, MICHAEL J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $132,185.27 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, GERARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,185.03 Date 03/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNERI, MARY E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $132,182.68 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, KATHLEEN W Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $132,175.37 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMFIELD, AUDREY E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $132,174.52 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPELL, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,174.32 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRURY, LISA A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $132,173.54 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FLORIO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,171.62 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, STEPHEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $132,167.34 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGIALOSI, MICHAEL J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $132,166.92 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SEAN M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $132,166.11 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NATALIE, KEVIN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,163.30 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILKENNY, PATRICIA D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,162.45 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $132,162.41 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, FERDINAND C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,162.40 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLI, TULLIO Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $132,155.38 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPOLO, STEVEN J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $132,153.61 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTRO, DINIS A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $132,152.19 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System