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 GIANCARLO, GUY C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $125,977.83 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MELISSA M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $125,974.21 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RILEY, SABRINA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,973.81 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROP, EMMA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $125,973.55 Date 05/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, USHA K Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $125,973.55 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINERT, DONALD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,973.07 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,968.11 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCHELLE, NATHAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,967.97 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANSLOW, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,966.15 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSEY, ANTHONY E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,965.77 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMENDARIZ, ROSA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $125,965.34 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO ARTEAGA, MAURICIO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $125,965.34 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, ROY F Employer name Village of Walden Amount $125,964.29 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, IRENE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,963.55 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ALBERTO, ANTHONY F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $125,961.47 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORET DE MOLA, MARIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $125,961.02 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THOMAS P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $125,960.36 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, LENNY N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,959.87 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAS, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,959.81 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULT, JEFFREY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,958.72 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALY, WILLIAM F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,954.12 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDEL, BRENDA S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $125,952.71 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUME, PETER J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $125,952.43 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRESKI, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,944.81 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, JOHN P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $125,944.47 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWAH, VISHNU Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $125,944.47 Date 09/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, JOSEPH M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $125,943.23 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JAMES F Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $125,943.13 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, CHRIS M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $125,942.61 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOHNATHAN Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $125,942.06 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JICHA, JEAN MARIE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $125,939.56 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, PETER A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $125,939.56 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES FINCH, JASMIN I Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $125,939.56 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, RYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,939.53 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLICH, THOMAS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,938.80 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CINDY P Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $125,934.29 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIGNANO, PAUL T Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $125,934.19 Date 05/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,929.35 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLETTI, RICHARD Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $125,926.13 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLF, DAVID M Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $125,921.80 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,921.59 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGLES, THOMAS C Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $125,919.57 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIANG, JUNYU Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $125,919.35 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGABOOM, EDWARD P Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $125,916.83 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, LORETTA E Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $125,913.15 Date 09/04/1956 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,913.03 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERAR, GREGORY R Employer name Village of Northport Amount $125,912.28 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, CALEB J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $125,911.48 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURAN, RAMONA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,904.71 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, SEAN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,904.07 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVEROMO, PETER P Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $125,902.27 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JEFFREY S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $125,900.76 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBTI, VIRGINIA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $125,898.67 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENNATO, LORETTA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $125,897.82 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MANUEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,896.86 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSCHEIN, JOHN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $125,894.74 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINUZZA, MARCUS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,894.59 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRYWALSKI, JOSEPH H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,892.62 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, SEAN R Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $125,891.97 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINK, MICHELLE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $125,890.80 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABIH, RAHEEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,890.10 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JANET KAY Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $125,889.47 Date 12/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, RACHEL S Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $125,886.83 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEDON, JOHN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,885.62 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NADOLSKE, PATRICK L Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $125,882.21 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, JOHN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $125,879.26 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSSON, PAUL R Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $125,874.89 Date 08/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, DIANE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,872.85 Date 07/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PAUL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $125,872.26 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, RAYMOND A Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $125,870.90 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMAYA, NICODEMUS P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,870.20 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DANIEL C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $125,868.78 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, PAUL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,866.67 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWAK, TIMOTHY R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,861.92 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,860.75 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERASOLI, LISA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $125,859.96 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, MICHAEL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,857.49 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, MICHAEL O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,853.22 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUSEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,847.61 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIR, MARGARET C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $125,846.56 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, FRANCIS P Employer name Putnam County Amount $125,842.22 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, VINCENT M Employer name Putnam County Amount $125,842.22 Date 10/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELOTTI, THOMAS Employer name Putnam County Amount $125,842.19 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEEKS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $125,841.05 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUADALUPE-SMITH, CARMEN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $125,840.07 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINICHINO, NICHOLAS F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,839.90 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICIA R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $125,836.61 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONTINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,835.36 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANTHONY S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,828.04 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROBERT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,827.80 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARRYL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,826.43 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOSHBAUGH, CHAD M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $125,824.06 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, FRANSCIENE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $125,823.66 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADOWS-SHUFORD, MAXINE Employer name Education Department Amount $125,822.31 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATH, SEAN B Employer name Rockland County Amount $125,822.17 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOM, TERRI D Employer name Westchester County Amount $125,818.35 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUDIO, PEDRO I Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $125,818.11 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWADDELL, KURT J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $125,816.07 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, GEORGE W, JR Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $125,815.62 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, ZACHARY P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,814.15 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System