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 AGAN, STEPHEN L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $130,456.27 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, LES Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $130,456.27 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTLE, DIANE S Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $130,456.27 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, AILEEN M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $130,456.27 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MARGARET F Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $130,456.27 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, VICKY L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $130,456.27 Date 12/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, DAVID B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $130,456.27 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, JOHN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $130,456.27 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, KATHLEEN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $130,456.27 Date 07/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, TIMOTHY C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $130,456.27 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESLER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $130,456.27 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHEONE, STEVEN R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $130,456.27 Date 07/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANTONIS, JOSEPH M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $130,456.27 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, KEVIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,456.25 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHA, GEORGE P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,453.01 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAERGA, EDUARDO Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $130,448.45 Date 08/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,446.28 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, DANIEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,445.62 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCON, FABIOLA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $130,441.44 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, CHRISTINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,440.12 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEPHARDT, FRANK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,440.00 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, EDWARD C, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $130,439.54 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINO, BRYAN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,436.80 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HU, LANJUN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $130,435.61 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, OLGA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,435.30 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, MARY E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,434.84 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUBICH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,432.89 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTETA, PAUL Employer name Orange County Amount $130,417.33 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,415.83 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTNER, JACOB P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $130,414.83 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSPERGER, MICHAEL L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $130,413.63 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ERIC A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,412.70 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIMMANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $130,407.78 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEANE, JOY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $130,405.23 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIS, ALEXANDER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,404.25 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMULSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $130,404.18 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, KENNETH P Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,399.42 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, IRENE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,398.42 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WETTERAU, SCOTT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,396.38 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, EDGAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,395.78 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $130,395.51 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSCIELNIAK, DAVID B Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $130,394.44 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, CORMAC J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,394.39 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINNIGAN, EUGENE F Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $130,393.32 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, MARIAMMA C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $130,390.65 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTRA, DAVID Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $130,388.68 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RODNEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,385.10 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, JAMES J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $130,382.49 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSSON, RALPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,380.83 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELS-VETTER, STACEY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,380.38 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, SHELDON P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $130,370.80 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, MARGARETTE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $130,370.27 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODOSENIN, ANDREW V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,360.60 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JUSTIN K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $130,359.70 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, KARL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,358.53 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $130,352.60 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KABIGTING, PERLITA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $130,351.93 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYKA, GLENN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,350.85 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUARNERI, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,347.47 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSSIAS, BRIAN P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $130,341.07 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURY, EDWARD A, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $130,340.65 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ROBYNN C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $130,340.09 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DESHADENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,333.05 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITTBERGER, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,330.60 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, JACK E Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $130,329.87 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, DUANE A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $130,329.37 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUSH, ADRIAN Z Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $130,326.76 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,325.46 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM, GARY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,325.21 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICOTRI, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $130,324.18 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, DIANE P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,322.85 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ANNAMMA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $130,322.16 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJEDA, JUAN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,321.49 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, CLARENCE L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $130,310.51 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNICKI, MICHAEL S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $130,303.58 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPASSO, PAUL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,303.24 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, PAUL K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $130,303.00 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GILBERT E, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $130,300.54 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAEDU, GODSON I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,299.40 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPER, STEPHEN R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $130,297.54 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCHETTE, DUANE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,294.76 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ARTHUR D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,291.43 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, RONALD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $130,289.28 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRABONI, EUGENE M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $130,288.63 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRELENG, ANDREW P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,287.50 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDON, MATTHEW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,284.51 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDY, AMY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,283.97 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLMULLER, ALICE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $130,282.68 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, DAVID M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $130,282.68 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHWINSKI, STEPHEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $130,282.40 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,281.57 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, ALLEN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,277.73 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JOHN S, JR Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $130,276.81 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, CHARLES L Employer name Orange County Amount $130,276.38 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER-TEAL, YVONNE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $130,274.69 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, JOHN T, JR Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $130,273.38 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGRUE, DANIEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,268.30 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, KATHRYN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,259.21 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KERRI Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $130,254.37 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVONA, ESTER L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $130,253.00 Date 11/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System