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 MASON, EILEEN S Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $130,621.71 Date 05/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JUAN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,616.38 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, TODD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,615.59 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAISS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,614.43 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN ZETTA, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,610.45 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, RICHARD G Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $130,607.61 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, ROY T, III Employer name Albany County Amount $130,606.60 Date 08/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCCHINI, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,606.30 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELL, KRISTINA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $130,605.88 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $130,605.87 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLA, WALTER S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,604.85 Date 10/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLASSINO, MARIO P Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,604.40 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLASKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,602.22 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $130,600.73 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRUZZULA, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,599.53 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYERS, RONALD L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,595.40 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGYANSKY, KATHLEEN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $130,587.48 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, FREDDY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,585.94 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, BARRY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $130,583.96 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, KEVIN P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $130,581.64 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,575.88 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTELL, MICHAEL Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $130,574.61 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSARE, TARA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $130,572.31 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NUNZIO, PAUL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,571.72 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $130,570.99 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,569.85 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,566.78 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,565.21 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHAN, KENNETH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,564.36 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, ERIC R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,564.06 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, MARIO, JR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,563.46 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, THOMAS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $130,562.57 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAUGH, EVAN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,556.58 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $130,555.18 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $130,554.71 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, MARY J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $130,553.51 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIO, RICHARD, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,549.17 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $130,548.14 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERNEY, RICHARD D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,547.02 Date 10/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JUAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,546.04 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DIANA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,545.70 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, RENEE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,545.70 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, JUAN CARLOS Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $130,545.21 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, BRYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,544.80 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRADAS, DONNA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,542.28 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERNECK, DARYL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,541.25 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, MAURICIO Employer name City of Rye Amount $130,537.43 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMAN, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $130,537.36 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, BONNIE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,530.74 Date 02/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, CAROLE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $130,530.30 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESKOW, JORDAN D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $130,526.11 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNING, JOHN W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $130,525.62 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, COLLEEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,519.93 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISEMAN, STEVEN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,515.60 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEY, FAITH J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $130,514.51 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, STEPHEN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,508.94 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZOOMANIAN, LESLIE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, THOMAS Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ROSANNE V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 11/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MASI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, MAXINE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 05/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUSTINIANI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, BARBARA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 11/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, LINDA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DONNA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPALLOMENI, ROSE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 06/07/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, JANINE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPINTO, ANNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, BARBARA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTON, SUE-ANN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBODOW, ANDREA V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUBER, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, LINDA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 03/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, ROSE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDLEIN, LILLIAN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,508.34 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, STEPHEN P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $130,507.12 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, WILSON S Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $130,505.70 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLOC, LONNIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $130,503.35 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, BART B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $130,500.37 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STATZ, OLGA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $130,499.44 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMSTED, MICHAEL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,497.97 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICUA, FE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $130,496.42 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLER, JOSEPH H Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $130,496.00 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,494.92 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANIKY, MIAN Z Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $130,493.51 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $130,492.87 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTON, SHAUN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $130,491.06 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNS, ERIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,489.43 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRIAN O Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $130,488.95 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTSFIELD, JOYCE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $130,488.48 Date 07/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, FRANK V Employer name City of White Plains Amount $130,486.30 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAL, VLADIMIR R Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,485.68 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUSBERG, STEVEN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,484.24 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIGERMAN, GLENN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,481.78 Date 02/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNETT, JAMES S Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,475.32 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DONALD B Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $130,472.47 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,463.56 Date 07/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIONI, JOHN R Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $130,459.96 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIN, TREVOR M Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,457.63 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMANLIG, ROWENA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $130,456.91 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System