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 KRINKE, PETER O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,931.45 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, CARL W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $128,930.83 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLER, JEFFREY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $128,929.21 Date 02/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, ANNE M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $128,928.27 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSSEY, DENNIS W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $128,925.75 Date 09/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUERVO, ANTONIO G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $128,924.58 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARK W Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $128,922.93 Date 01/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JONATHAN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,922.20 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TALLARICO, FRANCO Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $128,921.72 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIAROT, JULIE S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $128,921.52 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, JOHN J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $128,920.31 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, JOHNNY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $128,918.83 Date 01/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, ROBERT T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $128,917.22 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERDY, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $128,913.34 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANIGEN, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,912.52 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINN, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $128,912.52 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, MICHAEL L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,912.28 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUST, ANDREW A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,908.68 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, KIRT J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,908.68 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSKA, JOAN T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,908.68 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, JEFFREY R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $128,906.60 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEETZ, VALERIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $128,906.31 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, FRANKLIN N Employer name Livingston County Amount $128,905.75 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISTAU, JAMES G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,905.70 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMIRE, ALLAN R Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $128,903.53 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, ALFONSO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,901.51 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ASSELT, LYDIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,896.39 Date 12/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, ROBERT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,890.77 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONROY, JOSEPH G Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $128,887.93 Date 07/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLIN, DENISE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $128,886.58 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, JOHN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,882.20 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAMI, KAMAL Employer name Department of Health Amount $128,880.91 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWACHUKWU, JOHN B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $128,880.06 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCHY, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,876.91 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDRO, GARY J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $128,876.29 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, MARIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,875.99 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, LORI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,868.59 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,868.56 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TIMOTHY P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $128,868.28 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JOSEPH Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $128,867.48 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TENNER, GERARD P Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $128,863.52 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERCHIO, CHARLES T Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $128,863.18 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORK, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $128,863.03 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DAVID J Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $128,861.06 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, SIMONE MARIE Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $128,857.09 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PETER J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $128,856.02 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANAND, DAVANGERE P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $128,853.80 Date 05/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANY, JOHN K Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $128,853.79 Date 07/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWKO, CARL A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $128,847.52 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SHELLEY M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $128,846.20 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBUONO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $128,845.93 Date 01/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RICHARD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,844.61 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Erie County Amount $128,842.47 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURUS, DENNIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,840.45 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHARIN L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $128,838.09 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, CLAY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,837.18 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENDO, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,836.20 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,831.46 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, BRIAN F Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $128,830.45 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENKLER, JAMES J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $128,830.35 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROZ, JORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,830.33 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, SPENCER C Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,830.02 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, IAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $128,829.25 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, LORIANNE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $128,828.35 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNIBERTI, EDOARDO S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,827.40 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANCEY, WENDY R Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $128,825.15 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, MARC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,824.80 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVEK, GARY V Employer name Orange County Amount $128,824.40 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHBERG, DAVID J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,819.49 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPTUNE, HANS Employer name Rockland County Amount $128,817.20 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTLER, PATRICK L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $128,813.65 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEOBALD, DAVID W Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $128,813.18 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, STEPHEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,811.83 Date 03/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, MARK J Employer name Erie County Amount $128,809.44 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DENNIS M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,808.58 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,807.33 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANE, JOHN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,804.70 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, MICHAEL I Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,804.34 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, MARK E Employer name Oneida County Amount $128,799.51 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $128,797.41 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODOWSKY, PAUL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,796.95 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, LYDIA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,796.64 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILIANO, MICHAEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $128,795.43 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MARGARET P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $128,793.40 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIVERS, MATTHEW L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $128,790.69 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAVID L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $128,789.98 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOZO, RICHARD, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,788.41 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, ALLEN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,784.18 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, RONALD D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $128,772.33 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, KAREN F Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $128,770.54 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, MELISSA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,769.60 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOW, YONATAN R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $128,768.94 Date 07/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, JOHN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $128,762.70 Date 03/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, MATHEW Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $128,762.44 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUELL, RICHARD E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $128,761.01 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHERYL D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $128,760.00 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KRISTIN V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,759.92 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, DAVID J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $128,757.50 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIBEL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,754.48 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTES, STEVEN Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $128,748.22 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System