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 SPRINGSTEEN, RAY J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $123,941.03 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYCZ, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $123,941.00 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, KIM O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,940.60 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAOOF, AGHA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,940.35 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, ANTHONY Employer name City of Albany Amount $123,939.33 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORANTENG, KWEKU O Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,937.38 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, DAVID G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $123,936.77 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DARROL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $123,935.18 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLICKY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $123,934.97 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, RAYMOND A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $123,932.80 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APICE, DARLENE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $123,932.80 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBERG, JOSEPH K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $123,930.89 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, RAYMOND H Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $123,930.89 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THELEN, JANE D Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $123,930.89 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, MICHAEL D Employer name Department of Law Amount $123,930.38 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, SHERYL FELECIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,929.90 Date 07/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASNIAK, LEONARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,929.52 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, BRETT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,928.63 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHAEL L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $123,926.83 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIGO, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $123,925.13 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UGALDE, THOMAS Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,920.46 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLMAN, WENDY S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,920.46 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, IAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,919.02 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBELLA, ROBERT W Employer name City of White Plains Amount $123,917.35 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINCHIERA, LILLIAN Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $123,915.20 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, STEPHEN M, II Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $123,914.06 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, RANDY I Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $123,912.68 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KATERINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $123,911.71 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, DONALD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $123,910.52 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODRINGTON, ALWYN C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,910.49 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREN, ALAN I Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,910.49 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELI, NICOLE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,909.51 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCCI, JOSEPH J, III Employer name City of White Plains Amount $123,908.02 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAINELLO, KEVIN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $123,906.05 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JAMES P Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $123,905.39 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARING, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $123,902.31 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, WAI H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,902.03 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPRIELIAN, ARAM N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,901.40 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, PAUL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,901.04 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOZIWICK, GEORGE E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $123,894.50 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $123,894.08 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $123,893.98 Date 12/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, AILEEN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,893.86 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, COREY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $123,893.51 Date 05/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONICA, JOSEPH R Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $123,891.28 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUCHMAN, CATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $123,890.58 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $123,889.57 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHRAU, DENISE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $123,888.00 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $123,885.36 Date 07/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $123,881.13 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSWEILER, JOSEPH W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $123,880.86 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODICE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $123,878.45 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETARO, JILL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $123,875.02 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINO, AUGUST C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $123,874.51 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, JANICE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $123,874.02 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ALISDAIR J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $123,873.30 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAZEK, JONATHAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,871.93 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, PAUL J Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $123,871.93 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $123,871.84 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ARIENZO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $123,868.92 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULGRANO, CARMINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $123,868.65 Date 05/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHAUER, JOHN B Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $123,867.68 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, ANTHONY W Employer name City of Albany Amount $123,864.60 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEN, KENT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,863.10 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMONA, EVA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $123,863.02 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MADALINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,859.18 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, JEANNIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $123,858.18 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ROSANNE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $123,852.90 Date 06/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, FE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,852.58 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, SCOTT P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,851.22 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINASSO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $123,851.00 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORD, STEVEN B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,850.52 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, ALLA Y Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $123,850.49 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MATTHEW A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $123,850.16 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIZAR, PHILLIP A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $123,850.13 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JUSTIN Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $123,849.05 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATIERNO, ROBERT Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $123,844.43 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLERSON, VALORIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $123,843.53 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, DAVID M Employer name City of Troy Amount $123,837.87 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWERS, EDWARD C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,835.64 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLUM, HELEN S Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $123,835.55 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNISS, MICHAEL T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $123,834.55 Date 09/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KROEGER, ROBERT M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $123,834.27 Date 07/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZZI, JOHN T, III Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $123,832.78 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVAO, GARY T, JR Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $123,831.73 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, QUEI-LEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $123,831.66 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHMOUD, MOSTAFA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $123,830.99 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIGLIC, ANNA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,830.14 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVELYN, QUACY S Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $123,829.89 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKS, MICHAEL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $123,828.31 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESMANN-WHEELER, SUSAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $123,827.69 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, NELSON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $123,827.64 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIMBENE, PHILIP C, II Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $123,823.32 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISIR, YOUHDESH P Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $123,821.00 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HILDA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,821.00 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, SANDRA L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $123,820.63 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, JOSEPH F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $123,820.21 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANSING, JILL A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $123,819.58 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOTZ, JUSTIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $123,818.76 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRICEK, EDWARD R Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $123,818.31 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System