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 JENKINS, KELLY C Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $121,345.34 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TAMARA Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $121,345.34 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLECK, MAURIZIA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $121,345.34 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEB, JAMES M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $121,342.45 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIORGIANNI, THOMAS E Employer name Orange County Amount $121,339.99 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKFORD, DONNOVAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,339.48 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZOLA, JEANNIE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,339.48 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRANDON Employer name Town of Greece Amount $121,338.32 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARK, MICHAEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,337.33 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEN, JAMES L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,337.07 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUATTROCIOCCHI, RICHARD A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $121,336.41 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JAMES H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $121,335.63 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CRAIG R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,327.60 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUNKER, RANDOLPH B Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,326.99 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSTAQUIO, EDWIN S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $121,319.03 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, JAMES J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $121,318.49 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHAFFY, BRENDAN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $121,315.72 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES P, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,310.95 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLESON, SEAN F Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $121,309.68 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ODUNLAMI, ANTHONY O Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $121,309.19 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, STEPHEN G Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $121,305.92 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KESSLER, TODD A Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $121,304.88 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARCEVSKI, NIKOLA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,304.30 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPALOS, NICK A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $121,303.29 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, THEODORE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,303.28 Date 02/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZEL, NEIL C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $121,300.84 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, DOREEN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $121,300.74 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JEAN Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $121,299.58 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JAMES B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,292.57 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURANTINI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $121,291.03 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LUREEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,288.29 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARRO, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $121,288.18 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, GERALD Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $121,281.87 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, JAMES R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $121,279.01 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILESKI, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,278.07 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRA, GARY E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $121,276.96 Date 04/02/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, BOBBY E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $121,275.56 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENOUTIS, GLORIA J Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $121,272.50 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, HARRY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $121,272.46 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIONE, LAUREN M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $121,270.09 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMECKI, KRISTIE L Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $121,269.03 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEICHER, DANIEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,268.50 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERBECK, LORRAINE C Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $121,268.45 Date 10/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, PETER J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $121,267.21 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINTER, MARK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,262.28 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, SCOTT ALAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $121,261.10 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOLINI, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,260.59 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDSON, RYAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,258.85 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $121,258.41 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $121,255.87 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADALA, VIJAYA KRISHNA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $121,255.18 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE-DAVIS, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,252.05 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, JASON A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $121,251.64 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSE M, JR Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $121,251.37 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDING, ELIZABETH T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $121,250.33 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI, LOUIS G Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $121,249.94 Date 06/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUELLER, RICHARD H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $121,249.64 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMAN, REBECCA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $121,244.97 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUFSON, LAURA H Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $121,239.33 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT D Employer name Monroe County Amount $121,236.48 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOA, GREGORY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,235.96 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTORATOS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $121,235.23 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEELEY, MICHAEL T Employer name Department of Law Amount $121,234.15 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESITI, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $121,232.78 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, GERARD J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $121,232.31 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JOHN J Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $121,228.30 Date 09/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACOCELLA, FRANK V Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $121,224.56 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MORROW, ANDREW M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,223.64 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETRANIELLO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $121,222.77 Date 08/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERNST, ERIC R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,221.53 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, CHAD R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,220.72 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, EDWIN O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $121,219.76 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASTORE, CHARLES N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $121,217.58 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISLA, OSVALDO Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $121,216.65 Date 11/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, RACHEL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $121,216.48 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT NAVETTA, LYNN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,214.71 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, JAMES F Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,214.68 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, GENE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $121,208.58 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, ANTOINE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,208.05 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $121,207.26 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,204.68 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, RYAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $121,204.15 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, DENNY Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $121,203.72 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORSINI, JOSEPH J Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,199.99 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKEL, VIKKI J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $121,199.83 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILIBERTI, DAWN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $121,199.83 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIERCKS, LAURA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $121,199.83 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNEFSKY, BONNIE J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $121,199.83 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, VANESSA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, NADONNA V Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, SCOTT M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 12/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, MICHAEL P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUKAS, HELEN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTZEL, LAURA C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, DONNA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCE, FRANCES R Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $121,199.83 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINFIELD, MARIE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $121,196.30 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBOA, ADANIM A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $121,195.94 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DANIEL C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,194.48 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, ANNIE B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,194.07 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System