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 FLYNN, CHARLOTTE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $120,818.65 Date 03/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKSTINS, JANIS M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $120,818.65 Date 01/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $120,814.55 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIVULICH, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,811.19 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRITTON, ANGELA M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,810.22 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, KYLE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,806.23 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, JAMES O Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $120,806.01 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, PATRICK T Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $120,802.98 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUPPLE, DAVID P Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $120,798.36 Date 09/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYLER, MICHAEL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,798.20 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JAMES T, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,796.38 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KENDRA L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $120,794.07 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, ROBERT P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $120,793.85 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIDT, PETER J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $120,793.85 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIBURTON, SANDRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,793.39 Date 11/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $120,792.91 Date 02/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANICCIA, LAWRENCE M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $120,792.55 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELAFUENTE, RYAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,792.44 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTZ, SHANNON L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,791.13 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MICHAEL T Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $120,788.75 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, DEAN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $120,788.19 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, JON R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $120,787.77 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEKLEN, VENNIA V Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $120,787.49 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, DAVID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,786.99 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAYLOR, KELLY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,786.95 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURFORD, DERRICK H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $120,784.07 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $120,782.66 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDNER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,782.35 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEISEL, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $120,779.10 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOTH, CHRISTINE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,778.38 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANELLONE, STEVEN Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $120,777.01 Date 10/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEROLA, ANTHONY V Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,776.99 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSHAW, SCOTT A Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $120,776.81 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, VINCENZO A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $120,776.43 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THATCHER, MALCOLM R, JR Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $120,776.17 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROYTON, PETER R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $120,775.84 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABONE, ROBERT Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $120,773.59 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LEONARD R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $120,771.84 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $120,769.42 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENA, ELVIS R Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,768.38 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN SLYKE, GEORGE B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,767.14 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELLETTA, FRANK C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,766.40 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEIGH-BRACEY, BRIDGET Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,758.57 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, RUBEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,755.90 Date 05/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, WILLIAM E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $120,751.93 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $120,751.90 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, MARTIN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,751.30 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $120,749.81 Date 07/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSARO, VINCENT A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,749.47 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHIELE, JOSEPH P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,749.20 Date 09/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTMAN, SAMUEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,748.71 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, TONI A Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,746.19 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, ROBERT L Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $120,741.80 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKENSON, P BRYON Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,740.84 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,739.09 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIORILE, RICHARD W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,737.61 Date 08/24/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVOULAREAS, GEORGE L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,737.31 Date 03/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JASON N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $120,735.63 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, JOSEPH T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,735.40 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREMCHAN, MOTTILAL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,732.40 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLOIN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,729.69 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $120,729.31 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPPUCCILLI, MICHAEL Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $120,729.16 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, PAUL J Employer name Saratoga Springs Housing Auth Amount $120,729.12 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEVI, KENNETH J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $120,727.73 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID C Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $120,727.14 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELOWSON, MARK Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $120,727.08 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, KELLY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,726.26 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $120,726.08 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, DANIELLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,725.64 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUPERTO, ANGELO J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $120,724.62 Date 07/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $120,719.65 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAICH, ELIZABETH Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $120,717.31 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, MICHAEL V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,716.83 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, STEVEN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $120,716.74 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DULSKI, KENNETH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,710.60 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPISZ, BOHDAN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $120,708.31 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, MONIQUE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,708.00 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIEWICZ, PAUL R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $120,707.85 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURAN, VIJAY V Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $120,704.90 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGUE, JUSTIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,703.41 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GEE, SEAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,703.04 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, SCOTT C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $120,702.48 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $120,698.87 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDO, BREEZE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $120,698.83 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGERING, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,692.60 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYLER, WILBUR K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $120,692.11 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,691.19 Date 03/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MORRIS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,691.19 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, GERARD M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $120,691.19 Date 10/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, LUZ G Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $120,691.19 Date 10/23/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENORA, WILLIAM P Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $120,691.19 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, EDWARD J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $120,690.71 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHAWN R Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $120,690.67 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLA RATTA, CAROL B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $120,688.42 Date 10/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, PAUL J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,686.04 Date 08/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GLORIA J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,683.56 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, PETER G Employer name City of Albany Amount $120,678.88 Date 02/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHN, BINI K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,678.53 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, CYNTHIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $120,676.95 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System