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 KUIKEN, RONALD S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $124,221.93 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONALDO, STEPHEN L Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $124,219.56 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $124,218.91 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEWES, ERIC M Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $124,218.39 Date 06/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARR, SETH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $124,217.03 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLDER, VERLENE Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $124,216.98 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $124,213.92 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACHADO, IRMA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $124,210.21 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, KEVIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,208.69 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCANDIFFIO, ROSEANN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $124,207.26 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, MICHAEL P Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $124,206.79 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ALICIA M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $124,204.65 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,204.07 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JASAMINE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $124,203.45 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRUSO, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,202.57 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,202.45 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTON, LEN W, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,202.18 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBEY, TONYAMAREE H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $124,202.01 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIVENS, CHARLES R, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $124,201.03 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, MAUREEN A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $124,201.03 Date 09/03/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEEBERGER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $124,200.08 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTHONY Q Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,190.98 Date 07/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, THOMAS C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $124,188.18 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $124,188.17 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NINFO, JOHN C, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,181.09 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, BERNICE E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,180.60 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIOVANNI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $124,177.62 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,176.68 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTINGER, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,176.58 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMMRADE, FRANCIS V Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $124,174.83 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERRETA, KATHARINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $124,172.32 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREGOE, ANDREW S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,172.18 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILIDANTRI, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,172.00 Date 02/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, REENA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $124,171.23 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ESTEBAN Employer name City of Middletown Amount $124,171.13 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WADCAN, JANSI V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,170.16 Date 12/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-CABRERA, ALMARO R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,169.23 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, TODD J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $124,168.84 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DANIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,165.17 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAINES, ELBERT L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $124,164.12 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, DERRICK F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,161.71 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, MARK D Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $124,160.16 Date 05/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANEG, JEFFREY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,158.00 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, DAREN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,156.32 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGEL, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,155.59 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, GREGORY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,154.52 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LABEDZ, DARREN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $124,153.48 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMBARAS, ROBERT Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $124,152.64 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ERIN E O'DELL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $124,147.25 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, JEFFREY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,145.80 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANA, DANIEL C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,144.56 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTENHOFF, CHARLES G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,142.00 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEVERN, ROBERT M Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $124,141.16 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRADEZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,138.31 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATZ, RACHEL Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $124,134.89 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,133.27 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, SELENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,129.80 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSTO, AMANDA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $124,129.50 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, JASON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,126.42 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MARIA B Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,123.48 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANGELLA, CATHERINE A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $124,123.04 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLESINGER, CHARLES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,123.04 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, NORMAN E, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $124,122.56 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JANICE A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $124,122.54 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, JAMES R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $124,118.73 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTORINO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,118.60 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANAURO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,115.41 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESTER, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,112.99 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HACKETT, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,112.95 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, JAMES E Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $124,110.51 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, KRISTINE M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $124,107.10 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARREON, JANE C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $124,105.32 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSANTI, KIM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,105.21 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERTINGER, ROBERT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,102.96 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMINO-PAO, PATRICIA A Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $124,101.62 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $124,101.60 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASKO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,099.70 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILICH, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $124,099.30 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAYNO, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,098.25 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUAN, SUI Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,096.87 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABICH, KRZYSZTOF Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,096.87 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFFNER, CRAIG F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,096.87 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, MICHAEL W Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,096.87 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, POONAM Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,096.87 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, LYNN A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,096.87 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MATTHEW R Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $124,096.87 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, FRANK Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $124,096.87 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEPHEN C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $124,096.87 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, RICHARD F, JR Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $124,096.87 Date 06/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, JEANETTE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $124,096.87 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNISH, ROBERT F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $124,096.87 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ALAN P Employer name Steuben County Amount $124,096.85 Date 01/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, STEVEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,089.39 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMSTETTER, THOMAS P Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $124,089.20 Date 04/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, ARTHUR, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $124,088.76 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIOTO, DANIEL L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $124,088.04 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MARTIN J Employer name Education Department Amount $124,085.48 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $124,085.16 Date 05/22/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZICH, KAREN ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,084.93 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSIRER, DEBORAH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $124,083.81 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System