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 MC MASTER, STEPHEN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,492.90 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CLIFFORD V, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,492.90 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPIEJKO, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,492.90 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSER, GERALYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,492.90 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARISELA Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $125,492.27 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUFF, JAMES H, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,488.48 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLINA, BARBARA KORNBLAU Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,488.23 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, ANN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $125,486.85 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, FRED C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $125,483.42 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, JERMAINE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $125,483.23 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KYLE M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $125,482.00 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIONI, NICHOLE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $125,480.69 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, JOHN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,480.50 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, DOMENICK C Employer name Orange County Amount $125,479.67 Date 08/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, AMANDA B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $125,478.81 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRASSE, DANIEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,475.02 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACIOPPO, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $125,473.08 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARISCH, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $125,463.53 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUM, ERIC S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $125,463.22 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOHN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $125,463.00 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ANDREW G Employer name Department of Law Amount $125,459.31 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, WILLIAM P, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,458.54 Date 10/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEE, CRISTINA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $125,453.03 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DELMIRO, IV Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,444.63 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARINO E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $125,443.80 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUCCI, DAVID B Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $125,441.05 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILMER, MAUDE E G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $125,439.31 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZULKOFSKE, DENNIS Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $125,439.24 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, DENISE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,437.51 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARNON, WILLIAM T Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $125,437.49 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULTRARA, BARBARA F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $125,437.04 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MARGARET M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $125,437.04 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENUS, STEVEN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $125,436.20 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $125,434.31 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARIE D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $125,433.86 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNO, JOSEPH Employer name Department of Law Amount $125,433.70 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEENA K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $125,433.20 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSINOWSKI, BRENDA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $125,432.36 Date 06/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEATH, JOSEPH P Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $125,431.36 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAZMINES, MARIA VICTORIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $125,428.68 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRWAN, PAUL Employer name City of Albany Amount $125,423.86 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, EDWIN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $125,422.74 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARPE, KELVIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,422.13 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HARA, KEITH P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $125,419.80 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, SCOTT T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $125,418.61 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISAGGIO, FRED Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,418.36 Date 01/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, THRESIAMMA P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $125,418.21 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINES, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $125,415.33 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ORONZO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,414.66 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNER, ELLEN J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $125,414.49 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ADRIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,411.42 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STONE, BRIAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,410.58 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ALICE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $125,408.34 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIO, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,405.18 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, SIGFREDO A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $125,404.76 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DANIEL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,404.24 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARA, DAVID L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $125,403.96 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, NEIL I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $125,403.72 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NERI, MAURO, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,396.01 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MARIVIC C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $125,393.96 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DAVID J Employer name Department of Health Amount $125,393.94 Date 10/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANGEL L, JR Employer name Department of Law Amount $125,393.37 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $125,388.78 Date 02/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASCIANICA, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $125,388.47 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMORE, ERICA L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $125,387.39 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZAK, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,386.65 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIN, MARY M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $125,385.11 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DAVID P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $125,384.86 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, RONALD G Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $125,380.13 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALETTA, CALVIN A, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,378.05 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, SELASSIE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $125,377.70 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAGELATA, EDWARD C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $125,376.64 Date 05/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, LAWRENCE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,376.14 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANDREW M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,375.79 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEEFE, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,375.79 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA MEDICA, DOMINICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,375.74 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENZA, MATTHEW L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $125,375.65 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BRON, ANTHONY V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $125,375.05 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, M KATHLEEN Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $125,374.80 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURACINA, KELLY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $125,372.07 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, SCOTT A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $125,369.50 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, AARON W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,368.78 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODROW, SARAH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,364.47 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SICA, PATRICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $125,364.28 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCILIANO, PETER M Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $125,363.69 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, LEONARD O Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $125,360.69 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAJIGAS, DANIEL Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $125,359.12 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ADRIAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $125,358.78 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MEGLIO, LINDA L Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $125,356.71 Date 08/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISHOP, ADAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,350.94 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,350.15 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BADALATO, ROSE MARIE REDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $125,347.76 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTH, MICHAEL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $125,347.54 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $125,345.96 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISE, BRIAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $125,344.36 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBAN, MANUEL A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $125,342.90 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURHILL, MICHAEL N Employer name Westchester County Amount $125,341.09 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, FRANCIS H, III Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $125,338.97 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Oyster Bay Cove Amount $125,337.43 Date 12/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, BRIAN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $125,333.16 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System