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 MAY, JAMES R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $131,334.06 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASAN, MUHAREM L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,333.96 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHU, JOSEPH C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,331.30 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $131,330.84 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROGLIO, JAMES A Employer name City of Rye Amount $131,328.25 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADT, KIMBERLY E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,327.91 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, CHITRA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,325.98 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKEN, BRIAN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $131,324.94 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, FRANKLIN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,324.69 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENHERR, MARK T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $131,321.70 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARISSA L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,319.80 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAST, JEFFREY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,319.29 Date 03/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGE, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,318.31 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERWICK, JOHN Employer name Putnam County Amount $131,316.57 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JASON E Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $131,316.08 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUCK, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $131,314.53 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROPEUSCHEK, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,313.98 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, GIOVANNI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,313.50 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUCHNICK, KEITH R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $131,304.31 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, HEATHER J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $131,303.51 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,302.11 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAIDES, GEORGE Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $131,296.89 Date 01/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECKER, CHAD D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $131,293.41 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRNS, JOHN P, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $131,289.78 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JUSTIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,286.26 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENSISI, FRANK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,282.67 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERLICA, DEBRA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $131,276.91 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $131,270.15 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, ROBERT B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $131,269.11 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKKORIS, STEVEN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $131,269.11 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRIER, LAVALLE S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $131,266.20 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DREWES, NICHOLAS H, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $131,265.53 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERT, MARTIN L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $131,261.01 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $131,257.67 Date 08/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINICOZZI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $131,257.07 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, SHARON A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $131,256.05 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNA, NICHOLAS R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,254.24 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENDRES, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,253.85 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAILLA, LISA A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $131,250.00 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, JOHN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,242.73 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGUPTA, PRABIR K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,232.16 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $131,229.69 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, WILLIAM M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $131,227.71 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTNER, WILLIAM C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $131,227.71 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, DARRYL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,226.23 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRAGLIA, LAWRENCE S Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $131,217.28 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,217.26 Date 10/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADLA, TALEB M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $131,216.11 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABAN-MULVERHILL, KATHRYN Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $131,214.85 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KECHNIE, ADAM C Employer name Putnam County Amount $131,214.74 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSOUM, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $131,207.33 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,207.09 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUZWAK, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $131,204.68 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLABATTISTA, MARIA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,200.38 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,197.50 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNES, TRACI D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,196.30 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CALVIN I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,193.91 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSCO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $131,190.66 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRIKORIAN, MISAK K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,185.71 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-HATCHARD, MORGAN A Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $131,182.92 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,180.87 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELSIGNORE, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,179.60 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACKARD, FREDERICK A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $131,178.46 Date 04/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CHANTIA N Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $131,176.00 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDELLA, MICHELLE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $131,171.26 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILE, SUZANNE W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $131,171.26 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, MARCELLO Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $131,171.26 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXLER, ANDREW M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $131,171.26 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MAUREEN A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $131,171.26 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORESCO, JUDITH F Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $131,171.26 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JANICE E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $131,164.19 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDATO, LUCILLE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $131,162.84 Date 06/24/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, CHARLES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,162.71 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALFA, IRENE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $131,158.68 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CARLOS M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $131,158.68 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,158.46 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLELY, PETER Employer name City of White Plains Amount $131,154.16 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAHN, STEPHEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $131,154.08 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFI, BRIAN J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $131,148.05 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAAR-MARZOUKA, FATIMA S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $131,146.66 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DANIEL L Employer name Essex County Amount $131,145.99 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSETTI, BONNIE C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $131,145.80 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACELLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,142.50 Date 04/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARINTHOLIL, FRANCIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,142.50 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, RICHARD D Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,142.50 Date 11/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKERJI, MEGAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,142.50 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARELA, EDMUNDO V Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,142.50 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VALORIE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $131,140.74 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, DEWITT S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,137.50 Date 06/05/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNA, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,137.50 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAB, ANTHONY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $131,134.90 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOUSOS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,134.13 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EILEEN D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $131,133.30 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIFO, AURORA Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,131.87 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA-LUGO, CARMEN J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $131,127.71 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DUANE J Employer name Orange County Amount $131,125.71 Date 04/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZON, RICHARD Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $131,121.37 Date 01/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUGSLEY, BRIAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,121.25 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EWAN- STEPHENSON, DONNA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,119.50 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, ANTONE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $131,111.44 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System