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 POLLITT, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $130,068.53 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDFARB, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, RICHARD G Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN JAMES Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 04/17/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 05/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALKIN, JUDITH C Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTIN, MICHAEL G Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLOP, AMY D Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,068.35 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATHAUS, GLENN T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $130,066.82 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, MARIA C Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $130,062.49 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARRYL A Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $130,061.59 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNISAN, THERESA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $130,061.08 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIAN, GEORGE J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $130,058.05 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $130,055.34 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, FREDDY, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,055.29 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OATES, NATHAN A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $130,054.12 Date 03/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, PATRICK T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $130,047.71 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, DANIEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $130,047.49 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVULLO, REBECCA A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $130,047.03 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURICK, COLLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $130,039.06 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,036.12 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCANTONATOS, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,032.84 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, GERALD J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $130,032.77 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, WAYNE L Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $130,029.82 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI, DEAN L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,027.42 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GADSON, ROBERT C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $130,025.66 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,023.66 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUDENTE, JAMES F Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $130,023.35 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $130,022.50 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANTIA, JEAN-CLAUDE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,022.16 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARLATT, KEVIN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $130,020.24 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, MICHAEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,019.63 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNER, CHRISTINA Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $130,019.23 Date 11/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSCHILOK, DOUGLAS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $130,017.08 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, JEFFREY H Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $130,013.62 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYUG, JASON G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $130,011.04 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, NEIL Employer name Nassau County Amount $130,002.79 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, THERESA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $130,001.48 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRACCO, MARCUS J Employer name Department of Law Amount $130,000.28 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, KARA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $130,000.19 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, ANTHONY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $130,000.18 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCARD, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $130,000.01 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIWAN, RAJIV Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $130,000.01 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVIN, DONALD X Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $130,000.00 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYREE, MARK J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $130,000.00 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, REBECCA A Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $130,000.00 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINSTEIN, RICHARD C Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $130,000.00 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, ROBERT D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $129,998.66 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,997.71 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURIAN, MARIAMMA T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $129,990.37 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, MATTHEW V Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $129,988.05 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONE, RYAN J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $129,987.28 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLATERO, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,985.81 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IACOVELLI, ANTHONY R Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $129,977.22 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLEWRIGHT, RENA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,976.49 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMON, FAYE Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,973.88 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDSEMA, BRUCE K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,973.52 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, VANESSA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $129,972.65 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RONALD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,967.23 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $129,965.95 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBIN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,961.80 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESTRING, BRIAN J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $129,960.45 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKERHOFF, BARBARA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,955.57 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, DAVID C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $129,954.30 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYNA, WALLACE B Employer name Commack Fire District Amount $129,953.38 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLING, JASON H Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $129,952.47 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPILLO, CYNTHIA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,952.25 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,951.02 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYERS, DOUGLAS A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $129,949.53 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, JULIET P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $129,948.12 Date 07/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINTERS, CRAIG S Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $129,943.02 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGIOLETTI, RYAN J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $129,938.59 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREJKO, ARIC A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, JEFFREY E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGAN, KELLY L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MELISSA J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, ROBERT J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITT, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POORE, GLENN E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, NANCY A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,936.60 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CIVITA, REBECCA D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $129,936.60 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLO, PHILIP A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,936.40 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, TIMOTHY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,932.81 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VITO, MICHELE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,931.13 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,930.95 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZEN-ROTH, YVONNE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $129,928.36 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYHILL, PETER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $129,927.83 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JASON A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $129,927.74 Date 02/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLANEC, CHAD A Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $129,922.57 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALEMO, DENNIS J, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $129,917.34 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, RANDY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,906.83 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNICK, CHARLES SCHORR Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $129,904.06 Date 03/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZER, KAREN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $129,904.06 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, LISA M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $129,904.06 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLI, LORETTA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,901.72 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $129,901.44 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LALLO, ANTHONY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,899.55 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $129,898.26 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNET, JAMES F, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $129,896.23 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System