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 RAHMAN, MOURAD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,649.80 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, JAY L Employer name Broome County Amount $126,649.55 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-DI RUSSO, MARY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,647.42 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARABETSO, NICK Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $126,645.90 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOY, VICTORIA L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $126,645.15 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, IAN P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $126,645.15 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURZIS, STEPHEN S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBBINAH, DAFINA O Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBO, TIMOTHY T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DANIELLE L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, SUSAN B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATRIVANOS, ALISON J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROMPINGER, SCOTT M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZETTA, CLAUDIA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, STEVEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DENETRA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,645.15 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKELVEY, MARYLYNN E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $126,644.41 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLER, NADINE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,644.26 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERT C Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,642.85 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LINDA G Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $126,638.91 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $126,637.36 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, GEORGE H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,635.23 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIEGUEZ, MANUEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,634.17 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCO, JEANINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,631.52 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULZER, DAVID L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $126,631.30 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, HERMAN J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $126,630.50 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURO, ANGELO C Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,627.71 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, GEORGE H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,627.40 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADINSKY, SUSAN H Employer name Department of Law Amount $126,626.86 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, REBECCA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $126,626.46 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, HEENA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $126,626.15 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMETI, THOMAS Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.91 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, MICHAEL T Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.88 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL M Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.88 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY-BURROWS, HELEN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.86 Date 07/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'PREY, CHRISTINE I Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.85 Date 03/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONG, TRENT C Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.84 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCOLA, THOMAS M Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,625.83 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, THOMAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $126,622.85 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CUNZO, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $126,621.87 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINNER, JAMES A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $126,621.67 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE PORE, DOUGLAS S Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $126,619.93 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,619.50 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERABAIN, EXCELSA P Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $126,619.05 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, JONATHAN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $126,618.13 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DULKIEWICZ, RYAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,616.07 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HADLEY, DAVID L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,615.59 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JEAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,613.39 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, LUTHER C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,612.70 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELY, DENIS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,602.40 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLEN, CONSTANCE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,601.77 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROSI, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $126,601.58 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FETTEN, CHRISTINE P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $126,599.76 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATOVILLE, RUSSELL A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $126,599.76 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, GAYLORD D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $126,597.62 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMA, ROGELIO N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,597.34 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSNES, ERIC L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $126,597.26 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KEVIN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $126,593.97 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, ZACHARY S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $126,589.08 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTO, DONALD Employer name Village of North Hills Amount $126,587.55 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SCOTT N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $126,587.47 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLDER, MICHAEL D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,585.70 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JUAN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,584.23 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINA, JOSEPH S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $126,583.85 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRULLON, MARIA M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $126,583.47 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,583.08 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZHU, JIANKANG Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,582.16 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN-MOLL, BRENDA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,577.25 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANAXIMENES G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,576.99 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TKACHYK, DANIEL G Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $126,575.55 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, JOHN P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,571.73 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $126,569.62 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEIGER, SCOTT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $126,568.26 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $126,568.26 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEICHNER, AARON E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,566.28 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BODENSTAB, WILHELM F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $126,564.27 Date 05/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,563.61 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, KEVIN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,561.43 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LISA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $126,559.32 Date 10/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,559.04 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHPAKOW, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,557.78 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAELEN, RONALD E Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $126,557.40 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINES, VERONICA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $126,551.47 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPPINGER, EDWARD P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $126,548.66 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMMINGS, YVONNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $126,544.31 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOA, ANTHONY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,541.66 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHAL, JOSEPH G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $126,538.76 Date 11/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, JEROME C Employer name Putnam County Amount $126,538.19 Date 06/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, JOONG HEE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $126,535.32 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUDHARY, RAM KUMAR Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $126,530.92 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADHAN, INDI Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $126,529.77 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, TOAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,519.86 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WALTER C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,519.86 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARADIAN, RICHARD J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,519.86 Date 06/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRRELL, RORY L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $126,513.44 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, CHARLES D, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,512.15 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, DANIEL Employer name Education Department Amount $126,509.64 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, BRUCE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $126,506.13 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEHR, RONALD P Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $126,505.56 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CRAIG Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $126,505.21 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System