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 COLES, BARBARA E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $129,280.30 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZELONE, KEITH P Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $129,279.61 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, MARK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,277.41 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,271.82 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GASTON, PAUL M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $129,271.28 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARREN, ROBERT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,271.05 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASCARENHAS, CURTIS S Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $129,270.19 Date 05/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROJEK, JANET M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $129,269.67 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMERS, FRANK E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $129,269.55 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIZZARRO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $129,269.09 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, GEORGE F Employer name Ulster County Amount $129,264.38 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOHN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,259.70 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, JAN T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $129,255.38 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CELESTE M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $129,254.26 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MERYL H Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $129,254.26 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, ANNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $129,254.26 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODNER-WALKER, SHARON E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $129,251.23 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, EUGENE R, JR Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $129,246.50 Date 11/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLEMI, CRAIG R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,244.73 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,242.53 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTA, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $129,240.20 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEITER, KEVIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $129,237.77 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELGADO, EDWARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,237.44 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FURMAN, VAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,237.31 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $129,234.36 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,233.63 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, JAMES P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,233.50 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, MELVINA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,233.13 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTNIK, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Law Amount $129,231.65 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, CLAUDIA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $129,227.71 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SHANNON Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARDLEY, KEVIN C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JULIET P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, LORI E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, NORMA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILKENNY, DAVID J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, ZOE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINONE, SUSAN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, DONNA R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ILENE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, ELIZABETH A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DIEGO M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINT-BAKSH, NICOLE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $129,227.71 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZA, GUY R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $129,227.57 Date 06/19/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIORINO, RONALD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,222.96 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADSTONE, DIANE M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $129,218.22 Date 08/29/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, LOUIS J Employer name Department of Law Amount $129,217.25 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $129,215.11 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,214.12 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANUZZO, VICTOR A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $129,213.65 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOTTI, ANTHONY J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $129,210.36 Date 01/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESCORSUELA, EMILCORA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,209.44 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO, GERARD Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $129,207.79 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, WILLIAM F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,207.32 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSENGER, KEVIN A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $129,202.70 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome County Amount $129,202.59 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWE, CECIL B Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $129,201.86 Date 05/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUBACK, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,201.69 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMMEL, ALAN P Employer name City of Rye Amount $129,200.80 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUNGIS, CHESTER P, III Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $129,200.42 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, JOAN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,195.43 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARGARET Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,195.23 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIGHT, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,191.03 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, JOSEPH, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,190.50 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIANG, ZHIFENG Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $129,188.53 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKOLIGER, TAMMY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,187.81 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUSTE, DOMINQUE F Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $129,186.49 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDIN, ANDREW W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,183.10 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, SHAWN C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $129,181.89 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBLEN, FRANK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,181.25 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CORY C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $129,180.88 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,178.29 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTERO, VICTOR, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,175.17 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLAN, CASEY G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,168.68 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, BRIAN B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,168.34 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, GEORGE M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $129,168.25 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONLEY, SHAUN D Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $129,168.05 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BETZ, EDWARD A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $129,167.87 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, ROBERT Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $129,164.34 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ARNOLD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,163.03 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,151.90 Date 03/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, LAURIE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,149.50 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENTINI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,148.21 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANGO, ALLEN J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $129,148.17 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALPIN, WAYNE E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $129,147.10 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KEITH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,145.19 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUKAKIS, EVA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $129,139.39 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLASZ, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $129,135.60 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, GREGORY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,135.25 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $129,127.41 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, MONICA N Employer name Department of Law Amount $129,124.30 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,123.66 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISA, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $129,121.54 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JOSEPH P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,121.47 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEGO DE DIOS-PADILL, LORENA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,120.72 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEFUS, JOHN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,117.06 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAJOE, ANNE P Employer name Rockland County Amount $129,116.81 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TIGUE, ELLEN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $129,111.61 Date 07/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ELLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,111.48 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System