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 GRUDECKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,968.52 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFELMEYER, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $124,956.47 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZI, GLENN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,955.90 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCCHIA, NEIL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,953.94 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERIGHTY, JOHN J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $124,952.86 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WILFREDO Employer name Tarrytown Mun Housing Auth Amount $124,950.48 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JACK K Employer name Steuben County Amount $124,947.42 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, DIANE Employer name Department of Health Amount $124,945.95 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ELLISA R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $124,945.92 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $124,945.92 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JUSTIN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,944.18 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENS, KATHLEEN L Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $124,943.38 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, RUTHANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,941.05 Date 02/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, TRACY P Employer name Thorobred Breed Dev Fund Corp. Amount $124,940.48 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,938.21 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, CARLOS P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $124,937.09 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, ANNA C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,934.41 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNIA, RAYMOND T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $124,934.27 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, THOMAS H Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $124,931.58 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSHIP, KEVIN A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $124,931.47 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULAIS, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,928.75 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, FRANK A, JR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,927.21 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUX, ABBY H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $124,925.84 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRALATOWSKI, LEON A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $124,925.84 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSNELSON, IGOR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,924.68 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, PATRICK G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,923.56 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONE, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,921.75 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETZEISER, EILEEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,920.02 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANNY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,918.89 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, WILLIAM H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $124,917.90 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATHAN, JAHMELIAH Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $124,917.68 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JOSEPH E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $124,916.85 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,915.40 Date 06/07/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITEK, JENNIFER L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $124,912.01 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, DAVID A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $124,905.92 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMANN, KYLE P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $124,903.50 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, RAYMOND S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,901.90 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, ROBERT T Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $124,897.50 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGER, KATHERINE H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $124,895.22 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, AKIM A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,892.97 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $124,888.45 Date 12/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINELLO, CHARLES A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $124,882.81 Date 11/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, APRIL M Employer name Department of Health Amount $124,880.43 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, KEVIN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,875.54 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCEUSA, MATTHEW M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,875.53 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVS, YVES J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $124,874.61 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIZIO, BRAD D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,868.25 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, COLLIN M A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,867.74 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, GREG D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,866.40 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REID, FATIMAT O Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $124,864.63 Date 12/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, JOSEPHINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,863.37 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL O Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,862.09 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARMAN, CHESTER O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,858.94 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, AMY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,858.17 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHAN, JAMES A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $124,857.93 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANETIS, ANTHONY G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $124,856.54 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMKOSKI, LARRY J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,854.78 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANT, EULISHA T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,854.46 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGHTMAN, LAWRENCE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $124,852.31 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBRO, WILLIAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,850.72 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLEAR, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $124,850.67 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOUDA, ALAA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,846.31 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANNA M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $124,846.19 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, COLLEEN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $124,845.15 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRENANT, MICHAEL P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $124,845.08 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROWSKI, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,843.90 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, TIMOTHY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,843.56 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASTUTO, STEPHEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,842.90 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNABY, ALAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,839.25 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUPREE, LEONARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,837.30 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHORK, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,837.17 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLACILLA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,835.24 Date 03/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANO, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $124,833.77 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OGUDEBE, THERESA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $124,833.66 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MURA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $124,832.79 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JEFFREY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $124,832.79 Date 07/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTER, RICHARD E Employer name Rockland County Amount $124,831.62 Date 03/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELES, MA RUTH C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,830.88 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $124,829.65 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDAL, JOHN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,827.33 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOSEPH P Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $124,823.80 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEEFREY, ROBYN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $124,822.05 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDA, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,821.55 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, THOMAS R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $124,821.51 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $124,821.26 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THAMBIRAJAH, GLORIA P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $124,821.00 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABERT, JOHN E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $124,819.78 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,816.91 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCIELLO, VINCENT F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $124,815.84 Date 11/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR-LAZARUS, ANN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $124,815.60 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISBRANDT, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $124,814.33 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAYIZZI, JOSEPH N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,814.20 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, STEPHANIE G Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $124,814.10 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JEFFREY A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $124,811.75 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOARILE, JOSEPH F Employer name Nassau County Ida Amount $124,808.78 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERARA, EDWARD C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,808.50 Date 06/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, JEFFREY R Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $124,807.88 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLE, GERALYN M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $124,807.28 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, JEFFREY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $124,805.84 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, ROSANNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,804.60 Date 07/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System