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 GARRIS, EDWIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,744.87 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, WARREN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,742.56 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGILINAN, TEODULO P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $119,742.47 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHM, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,742.06 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCA, FRANK G Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $119,739.90 Date 07/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRETSCHMER, CAROL K Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $119,739.09 Date 12/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $119,735.70 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, MICHAEL I Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,735.23 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, GARY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,732.35 Date 04/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRO, ANTHONY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,730.57 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METZGER, ERIC J Employer name Village of Walden Amount $119,727.44 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUDINO, MARK A Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $119,727.16 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JASON A Employer name City of Albany Amount $119,726.55 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEGANATHAN, PUSHPAMALAR Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $119,725.54 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $119,720.58 Date 02/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, MARSHA E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $119,720.21 Date 02/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORNAMBE, LYNNE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $119,719.12 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEY, PATRICK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,718.25 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, MARK W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,717.54 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSCHKE, JAMES L Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $119,716.82 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCH, KENNETH D Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $119,716.76 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, WILLIS G Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $119,714.79 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERULLO, MICHAEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,714.24 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES-KOLISKI, LISA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,712.61 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERN, HUNG-HAW Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $119,712.58 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, DONNA T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $119,711.26 Date 05/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECCLES, JONATHAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,710.71 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, LISA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $119,710.53 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEITH, MARJORIE L N Employer name Cornell University Amount $119,707.86 Date 11/21/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MEARA, BARRY F Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $119,707.35 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, NAZAEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,706.63 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, DENNIS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,704.80 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ALKEDA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $119,704.31 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORIELLO, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,703.19 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ALISON R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $119,702.80 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATETTI, ANTHONY T Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $119,702.54 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELLO, DOMINICK, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,701.94 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRER, THOMAS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,701.62 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNAO, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,701.60 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHU LAM, LINDA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $119,701.14 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, JAMES J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,695.73 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBERG, JEFFREY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $119,694.74 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, JASON H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,692.27 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADELOKIKI, TITILOLA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $119,691.62 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, STEVEN T Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $119,690.91 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORETTI, STEPHEN D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,689.54 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMBA, MARK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,684.70 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ROGER V Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $119,682.69 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SCOTT M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $119,682.17 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SCOTT B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,681.10 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $119,680.16 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, NATASHA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $119,680.09 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, GEORGE A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $119,676.24 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IMIOLO, ADAM J Employer name Erie County Amount $119,675.72 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNICELLI, GENE J Employer name Putnam County Amount $119,674.42 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, NATHANIEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,673.16 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAMMER, LAWRENCE, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $119,672.83 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYES, CLIFFORD T, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $119,672.05 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITBECK, KAREN E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $119,671.13 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, CHRISTINE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $119,666.98 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, THOMAS S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,666.08 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CLAUDINE Y Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $119,662.64 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHAN, JAMES G Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $119,661.50 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JANE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $119,661.36 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABIB, SALWA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $119,659.55 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCIO, DOMINICK, JR Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $119,659.36 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, STEPHEN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,657.69 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORNSCHEIN, WILLIAM H Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $119,656.66 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, JOHN D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,655.86 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AYERS, VALERIE J Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $119,655.53 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE-BENNETT, MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,653.35 Date 05/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMETH, MARY JANE E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $119,652.74 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, TESSA J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $119,651.19 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, EDWARD W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $119,647.25 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSTEIN, MARK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,647.00 Date 04/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHERN, DEBORAH Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,646.44 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUMAR, VANDANA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $119,644.84 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSESI, THOMAS B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,643.39 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, RANDY L Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $119,643.30 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVOLI, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Greece Amount $119,639.78 Date 06/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOY, MICHAEL K Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $119,639.67 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, LANCE Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $119,638.37 Date 02/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PHILLIPS, CATHERINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,637.99 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, MARIE F Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $119,636.65 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTINGER, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $119,635.47 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RICHARD Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $119,635.20 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SECOR, DAVID L Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $119,634.38 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETLINGER, LAURA Employer name Department of Law Amount $119,631.29 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNICK, JOSEPH Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $119,628.47 Date 07/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTER, MARY H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $119,627.76 Date 03/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GELORMO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $119,627.74 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERN, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $119,627.04 Date 04/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, MILTON H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,625.39 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $119,624.15 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,622.12 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JOSHUA P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,621.67 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, JO ANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,620.59 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CAROL L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,620.56 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHEON, MAUREEN C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $119,619.90 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSARIA, MARIA CELESTIAL T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $119,619.83 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System