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 PICCIANO, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,589.04 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCADO, EDWIN Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $128,584.10 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTO, LEONARD J Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $128,578.84 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARK L Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $128,578.00 Date 06/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANSBERRY, KEVIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,577.00 Date 02/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINGER, JENNIFER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,570.38 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRINE, GEORGE E Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $128,569.21 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYZ, ESTHER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,567.63 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, MYRON L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $128,566.17 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, NICHOLAS L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $128,565.12 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINETTI, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Locust Valley Water District Amount $128,562.08 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, NIHA Employer name Department of Health Amount $128,560.42 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALMANSON, ANDREW D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,560.06 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JAY M, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $128,554.33 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHERMEL, KEVIN J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $128,553.69 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, DONALD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,542.33 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, DENA T Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $128,541.70 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, MARILYN D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $128,541.70 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCE, ROBERT J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $128,541.29 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLCOMBE, STANLEY J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $128,540.06 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERINO, JOHN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,539.44 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIAH, BETTY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,538.69 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MEREDITH F Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $128,536.33 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIUDA, SENTA B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $128,534.37 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, MAUREEN P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $128,533.81 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $128,533.66 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLING, HOWARD D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,532.90 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,532.76 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GAMBA, JOSEPH M Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $128,528.76 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUM, SCOTT D Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $128,526.02 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $128,524.49 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, RONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,520.22 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIO-GUARINO, TERRI L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,518.20 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $128,517.23 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEMINSKI, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,517.00 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, BLAIR W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,515.69 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORIO, DONNA M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $128,514.89 Date 04/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, JOHN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,509.68 Date 03/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JAMES J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $128,506.64 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN SYCKLE, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,502.46 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ALEXANDER E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,502.34 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARGA, EDWARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,500.30 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $128,500.04 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIINA, DAVID J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $128,499.33 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, BHARATKUMAR A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $128,498.64 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILYARD, MICHAEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,494.03 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JOHN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,493.73 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, EDWARD R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $128,493.69 Date 06/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIENAIME, CLAUTILDE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $128,490.48 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLA, JOHN F, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $128,489.00 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, EDWARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,487.34 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRA, ROSE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $128,487.06 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, LAURA J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $128,486.37 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAK, MATTHEW M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,485.82 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLYMONDS, JAMES T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $128,483.17 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVIANO, JOHN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,480.94 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CYBULSKI, SANDRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,477.18 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, DAVID B Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $128,474.95 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLI, DIANE M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $128,474.24 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFFMAN, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $128,473.43 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKE, MICHAEL A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $128,473.13 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPP, GREGORY C Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $128,471.90 Date 02/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHAWN E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,467.95 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOL, TIMOTHY P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $128,466.27 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKIB, KHONDKAR A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $128,465.83 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DANNY Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,458.91 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ROLAND E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $128,454.82 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JAMES T Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $128,454.73 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,451.58 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONGER, JAMES Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $128,451.55 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BRAMER, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,449.08 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHTER, PAUL S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $128,448.17 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, ROGER J Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $128,447.96 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGUID, ILAN R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $128,445.84 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, DANIELLE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,445.77 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YODER, ANTHONY C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $128,443.83 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGAN, RONALD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,443.26 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDELI, BAYCAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,439.87 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, EILEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,435.29 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, JANET L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,432.72 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRALDS, CRYSTAL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,432.54 Date 02/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLONE, MARK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,429.74 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POMPA, ANNA RITA M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $128,426.38 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, RAYMOND Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $128,422.80 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATRONA, PAUL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,422.48 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEARN, DAVID T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,418.88 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARCO, JAMIE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $128,417.62 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STONE, NEAL A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $128,417.30 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARELLI, VINCENT M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,416.80 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $128,414.78 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CANN, ROBERT Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $128,412.40 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, EMERSON Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $128,411.06 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, LISA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,408.96 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHR, ERIC A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $128,408.70 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISTIANO, VICTOR M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $128,406.27 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,405.86 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEICH, CRAIG Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,403.08 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, GEORGE W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $128,399.75 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTASI, JOAN MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $128,398.59 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,398.49 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System