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 BONAVIA, ANDREW J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $131,110.89 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, TAMMY G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,110.07 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGSTROM, CHARLES F Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $131,108.51 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, JAMES V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,106.53 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, AARON J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $131,104.01 Date 10/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAFT, ROBERT Employer name Department of Law Amount $131,101.10 Date 10/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMKOWSKI, DAVID J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,099.04 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, SANDRA H Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $131,097.98 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIMPEL, MARK S Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $131,097.98 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARZOMBEK, TRACEY LYN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $131,097.98 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NORMA I Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $131,097.98 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, NORMA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $131,097.98 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINO, KATHY W Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $131,097.98 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENFELD, BRADLEY S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $131,097.98 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TIONNEI M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $131,097.98 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTAL, ORNA Z Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, MICHELE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISHMAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGOLD, HILARY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, MONA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, DANA R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, JENNIFER L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH HEITNER, MAUREEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEUR, RAYMI V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMAN, ANGELA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUETH, JEFFREY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, DAVID L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITUCCI, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,097.98 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $131,096.84 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REARDON, MICHAEL F Employer name Erie County Amount $131,096.49 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, BRIAN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $131,094.61 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, BRIAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,094.02 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REPPENHAGEN, KEVIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,093.20 Date 12/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, ROBERT S Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $131,086.51 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNAVAIA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,085.99 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FADDOUL, TODD N Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $131,085.50 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, MARIANNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,081.65 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOKARCZYK, DOUGLAS J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $131,081.30 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $131,081.17 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, AZHAR Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $131,080.47 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, MARK M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $131,079.69 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBCKE, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $131,079.23 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, SHAUN H Employer name Town of Webster Amount $131,078.69 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MICHAEL J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $131,078.61 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLE, CAROL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $131,077.91 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $131,076.99 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLAN, STACEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,076.41 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, HOWARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,075.58 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBECK, LESLIE B Employer name Department of Law Amount $131,074.80 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZETTA, SUSAN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,074.44 Date 01/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORVEY, KWAISI W Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $131,070.12 Date 02/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOZZA, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,069.80 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, SARA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,065.74 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIFFIN, PAUL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $131,065.06 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANA M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $131,063.93 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, EDWARD Employer name City of Rochester Amount $131,063.83 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSARO, LOUIS E Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $131,059.76 Date 06/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, JEFFREY M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $131,054.15 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,054.08 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLER, RANDY Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $131,052.91 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, STUART A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $131,050.75 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, NATHAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,050.13 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYLER, MARY ALICE M Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $131,048.90 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, GINA T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,047.63 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, RONALD E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $131,046.07 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ANDREW D Employer name Rockland County Amount $131,043.06 Date 07/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICA, DOMENICK L Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $131,040.00 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVET, KENNETH W Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $131,040.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWKER, ROGER B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $131,039.04 Date 02/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIN, THOMAS C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $131,036.02 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, BRIAN F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $131,034.11 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, DANIEL Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $131,033.63 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,031.25 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDER MEULEN, RICHARD Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,030.79 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHREMPF, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Law Amount $131,027.10 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, KRISTINE M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $131,021.30 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHANT, NICHOLAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,020.56 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCADI, PETER C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,020.28 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONICELLI, KENNETH Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $131,017.46 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,015.20 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMS, BARBARA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $131,011.85 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSADA, HENRY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,010.72 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SOMBRE, JEFFREY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,010.10 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWIFT, HEATHER SHAMAA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,006.05 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CICHON, MATTHEW MICHAEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,003.82 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, JOANNE M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $130,999.61 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTELL, BONNIE L Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $130,996.83 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RICHARD L Employer name Rockland County Amount $130,994.71 Date 03/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,991.83 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAPRAL, ELIZABETH B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $130,991.05 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNER, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,988.71 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVORTI FERRARA, DOROTHY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,988.16 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, ANNE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $130,987.86 Date 04/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTINO, ELIZABETH S Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $130,984.77 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, RICHARD H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $130,984.31 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONTEMPO, CHARLES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,981.20 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, JOHN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $130,980.81 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERTILUS, DOMINIQUE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,977.94 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOU, WEI Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $130,977.48 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLS, MICHELE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,977.47 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System