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 TIPALDO, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Law Amount $126,503.61 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJTYKA-HARTMAN, WENDY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,501.65 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINICHINO, JASON M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,500.52 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KYER, LISA M Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $126,500.00 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, PETER D Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $126,498.48 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, NADINE F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $126,497.32 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, JAMES F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $126,494.79 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGETIS, MARY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $126,493.27 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, THOMAS P Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $126,492.50 Date 01/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KEVIN T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,491.44 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORFONTA, JAMES C Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $126,490.32 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHNOW, ROBERT C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $126,489.55 Date 09/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEN, WEI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,485.59 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JAMES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $126,484.61 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAUDIO, ANTHONY V Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $126,482.94 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KROLIK, MARZANNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,482.00 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, TIMOTHY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,480.70 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HREN, HENRY E, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $126,479.33 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, HERBERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,476.29 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CHERYL A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $126,476.23 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHAI, ANN MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,473.38 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, JONATHAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,471.67 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFIN, TIMOTHY S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $126,466.62 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVENAUGH, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $126,466.37 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAULDIE, MERLYN P Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $126,465.49 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOS, TIMOTHY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,464.04 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANO, MADELIN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $126,457.36 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUANG, SUET YEE Employer name Great Neck North Water Auth Amount $126,456.94 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCAZIO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,456.38 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, THOMAS D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,453.88 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTE, STEVEN W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $126,452.20 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNECCHINO, LORNA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $126,450.82 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USKE, EUGENE J Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $126,450.82 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNANE, BRIAN A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $126,450.82 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,448.70 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAHL, WILLIAM D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $126,446.87 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONE, DANIEL P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $126,446.87 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTLEY, KIM L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $126,446.87 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, DAVID K Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $126,446.77 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, JOHN Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $126,444.07 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALASPINA, HELENE Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,437.52 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGOLA, RICHARD A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,436.98 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEL GIUDICE, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,436.00 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXEY, MARK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,436.00 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYNSHTEYN, YANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $126,434.83 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, MARGARET M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $126,434.14 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLAPPALLIL, MARY J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $126,433.68 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, ROBERT A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $126,433.67 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAHER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $126,432.06 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REID, JANICE E Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $126,431.02 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WNEK, JESSICA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,429.76 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, LAURALEE Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $126,429.49 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, JAMES J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $126,425.45 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRELAND, LISA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,424.83 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLI, PAMELA D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $126,421.80 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAS, ROBERTO J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,421.10 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERENCE P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $126,420.06 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONLEY, DOLORES I Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $126,419.34 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHANNON M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,415.95 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINI, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $126,415.88 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, FRANKIE C Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $126,415.59 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODKOWSKI, THOMAS A Employer name Port Washington Water District Amount $126,415.36 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, PATRICIA L Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $126,412.49 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL W Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,411.69 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLINA, MELVIN B Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $126,410.71 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANZIG, JODI A Employer name Department of Law Amount $126,409.86 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, LARRY S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $126,408.84 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACAYO, JASON R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $126,408.81 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMALL, OMAR T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $126,405.93 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,402.80 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YALAMAS, GEORGE C Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $126,399.71 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOYA, JEANMARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,395.96 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SHEILA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $126,394.77 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CICCO, DIANA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $126,394.70 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EDWARD Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,390.08 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRASCO, CARLOS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,385.82 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLDNER, MARIS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,385.57 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, DANIEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,385.32 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOURNEY, COLLIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,384.51 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, SCOTT A Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $126,384.21 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEDOROSCIK, SHIRLEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,384.16 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUSKY, TRACY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,384.16 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIMOGES, ROBERT R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $126,381.57 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $126,377.06 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTKIEWICZ, APRIL A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $126,374.14 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENQUIST, TRICIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,373.94 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUCHMAN, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $126,372.90 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, RICHARD P Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,372.22 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGOOWANSI, ATUL N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,370.90 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,370.89 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, LAURETTA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,370.20 Date 06/06/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARD, STEVEN W Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $126,366.75 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, RYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,364.83 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILZA, TANIA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,364.62 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, CATHLEEN Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,364.62 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPPRICH, GRACE K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $126,364.62 Date 02/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLLEY, BRUCE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $126,363.13 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSHEAD, TIMOTHY P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $126,361.55 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, OLIVER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,354.25 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,351.61 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System