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 GRAHAM, JOHN C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $120,676.42 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIULE, JOSEPH P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,673.31 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, GERARD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,673.31 Date 02/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIGNON, JANET A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $120,673.31 Date 06/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, LEWIS H Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,673.31 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, CARMINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,670.89 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ROSSANA Employer name Department of State Amount $120,669.89 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFRANCO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,669.66 Date 09/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPICIER, DENISE Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,668.11 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DAVID F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,665.18 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, GREGORY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,663.54 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORG, LOUISE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,663.53 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZILLOTTA, FRED A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $120,663.37 Date 05/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, HURLY S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $120,661.37 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODER, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $120,661.02 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIT, MICHAEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,657.85 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, SEAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,657.84 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYCE, BRENDA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $120,655.92 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGHLAN, AMY E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $120,655.92 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, JANET M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $120,655.92 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELA, JEREMY Employer name Orange County Amount $120,650.73 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINES, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,650.63 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, JOHN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $120,650.24 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, DUANE K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,647.01 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAD, BENJAMIN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $120,645.09 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,644.87 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, RICHARD J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $120,644.16 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GEORGE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,643.85 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASSE, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $120,643.72 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORE, JUMAR Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,642.23 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEPER, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,639.93 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNIE, JANIE K Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $120,638.25 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUADAGNOLO, RAEMON Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $120,637.85 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIUMARRA, JOHN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,637.21 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, NATHAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,637.08 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,637.03 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORELLI, CARL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,635.60 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFARDINI, MICHAEL F Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $120,632.21 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRAGER, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $120,628.54 Date 03/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWELL, GREGORY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,627.19 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, LAURA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $120,625.42 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, RICHARD C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,624.94 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, ELIZABETH G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $120,621.97 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZERSKY, BORIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,621.00 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, EVELYN A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $120,620.96 Date 08/22/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,619.89 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCHARSKI, RICHARD J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $120,617.95 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN H Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $120,617.85 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIMAS, MONA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,617.67 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATURRO, TERESA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $120,615.26 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, ALFRED A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $120,615.17 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVATORE, KRISTEN B Employer name Education Department Amount $120,613.46 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, STEVEN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $120,612.42 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, YVONNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,612.02 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARNELL, WAYNE Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $120,611.60 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, NICHOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,607.64 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVREAU, JOHN L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $120,605.88 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, JOHN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,603.27 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTUNA, ROBERTO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $120,602.49 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIGILIO, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $120,601.69 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIEPGRAS, JOHN P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $120,597.52 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SEIVERIGHT W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $120,597.07 Date 05/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $120,595.79 Date 07/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINTO, DIANA E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,594.81 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAHAN, BARBARA A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $120,594.23 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, JEDAIAH A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $120,592.35 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, ELIZABETH Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,591.19 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, AILEEN BARBARA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,591.19 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPALLO, NICHOLAS Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,591.19 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISONET, DEBORAH L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $120,591.19 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JOSE V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $120,591.19 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETARI, SCOTT C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $120,591.19 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ROBERT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $120,591.14 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETROPAOLO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,589.69 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MATTHEW I Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,583.56 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, JILL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $120,580.28 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, ROBERT P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $120,578.20 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVILA, WANDA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,577.36 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, STEPHEN A Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $120,575.22 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEVENTER, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,574.57 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNY, HORACE E Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $120,574.27 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, THOMAS D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $120,571.10 Date 11/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRON, MAX A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $120,568.79 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, CHING WAAH Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $120,568.28 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSPAUGH, JEREMY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $120,565.51 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $120,565.44 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLIENTI, JENNIFER L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $120,564.73 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNO, STEPHEN F Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $120,561.64 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,560.76 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, BRYAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,560.64 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNIPE, HAROLD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $120,560.64 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JO ANN A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $120,558.78 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLER, AMAURIS R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,558.67 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAKOWSKI, ANTHONY Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $120,557.81 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUEDA, FRANCISCO F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,553.83 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS-AVNI, LYNN S Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $120,553.74 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DOUGLAS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,550.99 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEAVER, RANDY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,549.59 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, DEREK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,548.75 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACK, MAUREEN E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $120,548.70 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System