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 CURTIS, MATTHEW D Employer name Smithtown Fire District Amount $129,494.82 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANGER, FREDERICK M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $129,494.65 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIOLA, THOMAS R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $129,493.45 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZBERG, SAMUEL L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $129,492.65 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $129,487.81 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEINGARTNER, ERIC G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,478.40 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELLO-DUPRE, MARIA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $129,477.26 Date 10/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, JOAN Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $129,476.69 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLING, RONALD W, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $129,476.52 Date 02/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCOCER, EDWARD J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,476.00 Date 12/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICULESCU, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,474.00 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $129,473.30 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, CHARLES F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $129,472.00 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINEY, JOHN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $129,471.06 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREBLESKI, SCOTT M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $129,467.02 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCACCIOLO, KATHLEEN L Employer name Putnam County Amount $129,465.49 Date 09/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID W Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $129,464.64 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, VINCENT E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,464.40 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DEANNA M Employer name NYS Conference of Mayors Amount $129,461.60 Date 03/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINASSIAN, NOEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,461.00 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFT, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $129,460.81 Date 04/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROVER, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,459.67 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GHASEMI, SEYED Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,459.30 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, PAUL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,457.59 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, ROBERT N Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $129,455.99 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, WILLIAM C Employer name Orange County Amount $129,453.88 Date 01/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIINA, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $129,453.77 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SAIN, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $129,453.22 Date 09/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCOTTE, JUSTIN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,445.70 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOWICZ, RICHARD M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,439.32 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHAIR, MOHAMMED A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $129,437.27 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, SALVATORE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,434.26 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, CRAIG S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,433.37 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTIAN K Employer name City of Rye Amount $129,432.90 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATON, PAULA MARIE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,432.16 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLANC, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,427.98 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DECEMBER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $129,425.44 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZOTTI, PATRICK C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,421.66 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMERINO, PATRICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,421.26 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYAKHILOME, ELVIS E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $129,420.12 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOSE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,419.96 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, KATHLEEN D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $129,419.44 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, PATRICK J Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $129,416.98 Date 04/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEVENPIPER, WENDY S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $129,407.39 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ANNE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,404.64 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUWENDAL, CHARLES B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,399.93 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MATTHEW J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $129,395.62 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $129,394.03 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMO, DAVID M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $129,393.03 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, THOMAS G Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $129,392.29 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATRICK C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,390.99 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAMOREK, DAVID E Employer name Erie County Amount $129,387.64 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,387.12 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, JOANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $129,386.94 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATA, PETER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,375.01 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURR, COLLEEN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $129,374.15 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, BRIAN C Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $129,371.01 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, MARTY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,367.21 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORCELLA, KAREN J Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $129,363.62 Date 11/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUS, PHILIP E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $129,362.70 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISLOP, SCOTT Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $129,359.90 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNAN, JOHN J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $129,358.80 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASTRO, JOHN T Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $129,358.15 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCSISIN, RONALD M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $129,356.64 Date 03/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOSARSKA, KRYSTYNA W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $129,349.03 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CARMELO, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,347.98 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JODI M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,342.16 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEN, ROBYN L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $129,341.65 Date 05/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, MICHAEL E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $129,339.49 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, MICHAEL E Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $129,336.27 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, JOHN A Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $129,335.29 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, JAMES A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $129,335.11 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, ERIC G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $129,333.50 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRISTOFARO, KIMBERLY Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $129,333.07 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOS SANTOS, JASON F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,315.74 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, VALERIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $129,313.50 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GU, YAOZHANG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,312.82 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIONO, KURT T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,312.82 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAXMAN, LAWRENCE H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,312.40 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKENHAM, JAMES J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,311.92 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WUSIK, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Utica Amount $129,311.05 Date 05/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, MARYANN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,310.14 Date 11/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDICK, ANTHONY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,308.53 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARDARO, STANLEY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $129,308.42 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTWAK, DIANE E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $129,307.57 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNECKENBERG, ROBERT E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $129,306.34 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, BROOKE M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $129,304.38 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIHAK, WILLIAM G Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $129,302.48 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, PEARSON A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,301.41 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, STACEY C Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $129,295.27 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, CHARLES P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $129,292.93 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,291.71 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, STEPHEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,289.75 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, KENDRA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,288.10 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEALE, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $129,285.18 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANCE, DAWN C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $129,284.32 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, ADRIAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,283.02 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,281.90 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, DANIEL C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $129,281.45 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, BRIGID Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,281.10 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System