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 PEARSON, JASON R Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $120,548.56 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, DENNIS A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $120,547.91 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, DEAN P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $120,546.14 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ERNEST L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $120,546.14 Date 11/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGRAM, ALEXANDER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,544.49 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEELY, JOHN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $120,542.37 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, EDWARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,541.52 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELMAR, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $120,537.71 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APP, CHARLES K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,536.59 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUSHAJ, KRISTINA Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,533.88 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE-RIOS, NICOLE Y Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,533.88 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-BRUNDAGE, LIVIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,533.88 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, PATRICK Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $120,533.07 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUJUS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,532.69 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUQUIS, MARC S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,532.26 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASTIN, DEIRDRE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,531.07 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLADLEY, SAMUEL E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $120,530.40 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISBRANDT, CHERYL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,526.22 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KYLE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,524.09 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REESE, MICHAEL S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $120,522.72 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ANTHONY P, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,522.72 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, SHARON M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $120,522.31 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, CARYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,518.87 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGNATELLO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,516.38 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALAND, ALF Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $120,516.24 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KELLY S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $120,516.18 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, GAIL Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,514.79 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, SAMMY I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,513.20 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, ROGER L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,510.77 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATTY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $120,507.65 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, ROY H, III Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $120,506.95 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIMI, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,506.74 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RICHARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,503.27 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTROS, ANGELO J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,501.47 Date 06/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARWOOD, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $120,500.26 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULCZEWSKI, BRADLEY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,499.25 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONSIGNORE, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $120,497.64 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACELLI, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,496.11 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARGREY, KENNETH W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $120,495.74 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ANDREW J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $120,493.84 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDINA, GINA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,492.11 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, BARBARA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $120,491.19 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENEMILLE, YVINSON Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,490.46 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKY, JASON B Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,490.20 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYON, THOMAS S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,488.56 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, KAREN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $120,488.36 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIJOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,488.12 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, ORRY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,485.69 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSTOS, ROLANDO M Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,481.12 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGERMINO, JENNIFER C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $120,481.12 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBERT, SETH M Employer name Rockland County Amount $120,480.42 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, TUCKER C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,479.95 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEINMETZ, JAMES M Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $120,475.81 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, STEPHEN G Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $120,472.20 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLENKER, BRUCE J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $120,472.17 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, JERI W Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $120,469.93 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAHAS BOTTA, BRIGITTE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $120,467.98 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEGSFELD, TERESA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,467.96 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $120,467.41 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILL-LEWIS, DANIELLE R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $120,467.04 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEN HANDEL, DEREK W Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $120,466.28 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MARK E Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $120,465.67 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, BRIAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,464.85 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAEZ, GEORGE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $120,464.75 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARGARET M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,462.12 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, GEORGE R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,460.38 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NWOGWUGWU-OLEWE, VICTORIA C Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $120,456.79 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAR, TERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 02/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, ROBIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVIN, MARK W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAFFIN, JANET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKEEFE, JANET K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WAYNE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,456.30 Date 05/21/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-HAMBLIN, CATALINA Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $120,455.84 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALL, RICHARD A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $120,455.72 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADOFF, ERIC Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $120,455.72 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIO, ANTHONY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,454.08 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, JULIO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,451.70 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERA, LENA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $120,446.14 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GILBERTO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $120,446.14 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $120,446.14 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOTAM, SHERIN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,444.53 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKEL, PAUL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,444.19 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIA, MARGARET C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $120,443.73 Date 02/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, CARL A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $120,441.93 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY-CLARK, MICHELLE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,441.21 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, DAVID M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $120,440.95 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DONNA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,439.49 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,437.93 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTT, BRIAN M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $120,437.86 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOBELLO, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,436.94 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, CHAD A, SR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $120,432.92 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, TRAVIS B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,431.70 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEINL, MARK R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $120,430.99 Date 05/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ERLA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $120,428.85 Date 09/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANZARO, MICHAEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,428.57 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNTER, RICKY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $120,428.01 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRIANO, MAIRA I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $120,428.01 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System