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 GILMARTIN, CHRISTINA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,000.40 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, RORY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,000.40 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, MARK W Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $120,000.40 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTANOVA, ALAN B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,000.39 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEGLOVITZ, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,000.14 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIA, NICHOLAS D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,000.10 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, THOMAS F Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $120,000.00 Date 04/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAIL, SEAN L Employer name Yonkers Indust Devel Agcy Amount $119,999.88 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITTA, JOHN J Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $119,999.78 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, MARY JEAN Employer name Erie County Amount $119,999.43 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, NIGEL P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $119,993.38 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEAR, KRISTOFER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,992.87 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, SUSAN T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,990.96 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, DAVID E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,990.79 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDINEER, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $119,989.21 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,987.24 Date 03/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, JOSEPH Employer name City of Rye Amount $119,985.26 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYD, GLORIA D Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $119,982.59 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTWILER, LISA A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $119,981.71 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, KAREN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,981.39 Date 11/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOCCHI, DOMINICK A Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,981.34 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTEL, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,980.80 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNOFF, ADAM S Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,980.23 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANALSTYNE, JOHN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $119,980.00 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $119,980.00 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,978.76 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRECO-CATTERSON, LEANNE T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,978.69 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANEY, JAMES DAVID Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,974.89 Date 06/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, WILLIAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,974.59 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KATZ, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,970.50 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, MICHAEL V Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $119,969.69 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REDDY, DANIEL E Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $119,969.34 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALSTON, DARRELL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,967.39 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY-O'KEEFFE, MARY T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,967.00 Date 08/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEWICKI, JASON E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,966.81 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASP, PETER I Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,966.13 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $119,965.93 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINLAYSON, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $119,960.63 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSI, PHILIP J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,958.03 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HECKETT, RICHARD D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $119,955.24 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, ALLEN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $119,954.08 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SARAH A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $119,954.08 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANGOS, DENISE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $119,954.08 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEYNKER, MIKHAIL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $119,954.08 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, JAMI E Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,953.85 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMANJIAN, ALISON M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $119,953.75 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNZO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,953.33 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $119,950.91 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRO, MARYANN Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $119,945.64 Date 10/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $119,942.83 Date 03/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, DAWN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $119,942.39 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELAWSKI, PETER A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $119,942.22 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIEGER, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,938.82 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,937.59 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUTILLA, ANTHONY Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,936.48 Date 05/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWERY, DIONNE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $119,935.09 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINELLI, PATRICK A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,933.32 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAREMONT, TODD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,931.62 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILLON, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $119,931.24 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE-JOHNSON, CAROL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $119,930.86 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANCZYK, THOMAS F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,930.01 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DJENANE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,928.60 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOCA, JOSEPH A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $119,928.51 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROBIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,927.29 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOOVER, STEVEN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $119,926.64 Date 01/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSZULAK, DENISE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $119,925.64 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $119,923.51 Date 01/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISSICHELLI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $119,921.70 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $119,920.06 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, TIMOTHY W Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $119,918.76 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCHINO, ALLISON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,917.83 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,915.36 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIZ, LUIS, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,914.34 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER-LAQUIDARI, KAREN Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $119,913.46 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $119,911.77 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRWAN, SUSAN ELAINE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $119,907.36 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURCHER, EDWARD D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,904.16 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMELL, JESSICA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,903.22 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC MILLAN, LANCE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $119,900.34 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENIEK, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,899.02 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $119,895.77 Date 10/08/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVARY, DANIEL J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $119,893.50 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, PATRICK K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,889.33 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERINE, DEBORAH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $119,885.63 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $119,885.44 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUILLAN, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,882.69 Date 03/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORAM, PETER C Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,882.69 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENENSON, GENE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $119,879.94 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, LAWRENCE E, III Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,878.98 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,878.37 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LELAND, REBECCA F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $119,877.97 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAUDA, IAN K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,876.80 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWIDER, TERESA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $119,873.52 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYRILLIDIS, LAURA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,869.74 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUTNEFF, JON F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,869.30 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, DAVID S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,868.68 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANNA, DIANA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,868.37 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,867.46 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAY, MICAH B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $119,865.85 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATROSE, BRIAN E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $119,864.90 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System