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 TREMBINSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,298.70 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLOUX, JUSTINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $120,298.31 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWECHIN, KEVIN T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,298.17 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, GREGORY V Employer name City of White Plains Amount $120,294.47 Date 03/18/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, TIMOTHY P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $120,294.33 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ROBERT L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $120,292.90 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KEITH J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $120,292.55 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTILLO, VINCENT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,285.48 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULQUEEN, BRIAN G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,284.27 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PAUL H Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $120,283.04 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIANI, CAIT-E S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,282.91 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORTHSHIELD, ANDREW V Employer name City of Rye Amount $120,278.13 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIN, SHAO Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $120,275.82 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORD, GARY Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $120,269.97 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISI, ANTHONY P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,267.52 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALESCI, CRYSTAL L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $120,266.20 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS M.D., ERIC R Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $120,263.32 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMIRSKI, MATTHEW Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $120,261.63 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURISCAK, BRUCE A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $120,261.03 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, RICHARD M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $120,259.28 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOSS, NAOMI E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $120,259.16 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIRANO, LOUIS Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $120,256.72 Date 04/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENNIS S Employer name Oneida County Amount $120,256.56 Date 06/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,256.30 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, COLLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,256.30 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGER, PAUL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,256.30 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOJALOWICZ, ALISA M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $120,255.32 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, STEVEN S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $120,255.32 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, CRISTINA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $120,255.32 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, ROBERT P, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,253.78 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BITTNER, JEFFERY Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $120,252.84 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JASON Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $120,250.37 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOURDINE, SHAWN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,250.32 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, JOANNE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,246.46 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLARD, MARGARET O Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,243.80 Date 09/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, ARIC J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $120,243.02 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, KENNETH E Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $120,241.93 Date 08/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPANA, SIDNEY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,235.90 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, JOHN J Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $120,231.51 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, MARY Y J Employer name Department of Law Amount $120,228.89 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, TERENCE P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $120,227.61 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKELLY, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $120,224.52 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, FRANCIS T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $120,224.36 Date 08/22/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAZARD, TODD M Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $120,224.24 Date 02/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORCHON, RAYMONDE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $120,220.00 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ERIN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $120,219.11 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, MICHAEL G Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $120,218.42 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $120,218.28 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ROBERT J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,217.85 Date 02/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, ROBYN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $120,215.05 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPLINA, NICHOLAS O Employer name Department of Law Amount $120,214.68 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHONG, DONG A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $120,213.01 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, LIISA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,209.96 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHHABRA, VINOD K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $120,209.92 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCHIARA, GINA F Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $120,207.25 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EPPS, JAMAL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,206.67 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, JAYNE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,204.86 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, TRISHA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $120,202.00 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, MEGAN E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,201.66 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZENELOVIC, NASER Employer name City of Rochester Amount $120,201.65 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORELLI, BRIAN N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $120,198.47 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KIMBERLY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,197.16 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PATRICK J, II Employer name Erie County Amount $120,196.31 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARWILE, STANLEY D Employer name Village of Depew Amount $120,194.62 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEUK, FANCHI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $120,192.21 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, STEVEN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,187.41 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $120,186.02 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, MARY JANE G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,185.72 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOSHUA K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $120,182.68 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,181.28 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, JEFFREY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,180.21 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANDLER, SIMON G Employer name Department of Law Amount $120,180.14 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, JESSE M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $120,177.77 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANDT, AMY C Employer name Broome County Amount $120,177.17 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUCH, PATRICK M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,176.09 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, OLIVIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,175.94 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, BRIAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,175.27 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $120,174.82 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMTHOR, ARNOLD W Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $120,173.56 Date 03/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIRASELLA, JUSTIN W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,170.35 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECKERT, WILLIAM F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,169.98 Date 04/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA-FELS, KAREN S Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $120,161.63 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIN, MOHAMMAD S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,158.13 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHECHTER, MARVIN L Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $120,157.38 Date 03/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, ERIC M Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $120,157.35 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLVERINO, GREGORY P Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $120,155.75 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILESCO, GEORGE J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $120,154.25 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTELLUZZO, MATTHEW J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $120,153.70 Date 02/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $120,147.46 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, JOHN S Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $120,147.20 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH, DEBRA L Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $120,137.30 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JOHN F Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $120,136.48 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANCOTT, DAVID W Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $120,135.62 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEXTON, KEVIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $120,133.46 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIENGER, STEPHEN Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $120,132.95 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JEREMY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,132.07 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRNON, EON L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $120,131.52 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JON F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $120,131.44 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAPI, TUSHAR J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,128.80 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPASSAAR, ERIK Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,127.99 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System