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 PEREZ, ROBERTO A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,390.17 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, DAVID L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $119,389.40 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIRCHY, RICHARD S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $119,388.52 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPADOPOULOS, NICK Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $119,384.74 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARVEY, BRIAN F Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,383.88 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $119,382.66 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, EDWIN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $119,381.74 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNECK, JOSEPH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,381.03 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KURT E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $119,380.09 Date 05/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MICHAEL V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,379.68 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THADAL, MARIE E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $119,378.99 Date 08/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $119,378.86 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIMPONG, ERIC Y Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $119,371.41 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTAZOS, SILVINA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $119,371.04 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, OTIS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $119,368.99 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAINE, PATRICIA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $119,368.08 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, JED E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $119,366.28 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTUPPALLIL, ELSY E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $119,360.29 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAROUBA, ISSA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $119,360.28 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYMER, JOHN A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $119,359.77 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURGIA, LAURA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $119,359.07 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTADT, RANDY Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $119,356.00 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNICELLI DI CARLO, PAULA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,353.43 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODER, TODD S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,351.69 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOTEN, ROBERT E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,349.22 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BRIAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,348.40 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, LLOYD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,348.06 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBERT, JOSEPH W Employer name Village of Chester Amount $119,347.87 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIORE, JOHN F Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $119,347.37 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, JAMES K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $119,346.45 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSEPH Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $119,343.56 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEROY G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $119,343.04 Date 06/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, SCOTT J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $119,342.86 Date 03/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, REBECCA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $119,341.10 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ANDREW K Employer name Town of Greece Amount $119,340.24 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, ANGELO A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $119,338.03 Date 07/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPCZYNSKI, LORI U Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $119,337.67 Date 02/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SHAWN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,337.40 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYELL, THOMAS M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $119,333.87 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANELLI, JACQUELINE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $119,332.79 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, JAIME R Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $119,332.19 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANOTTO, LEONARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,331.64 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, JACQUELINE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $119,331.20 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, SCOTT B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $119,330.35 Date 02/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEE, DEXTER Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $119,329.27 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CLAUDIA H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $119,328.98 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, FRANK Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,328.90 Date 03/15/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNGATE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $119,328.86 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENDINGER, GERALD J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $119,328.58 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUILAN, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,328.14 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNER, CRAIG E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,324.23 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COADY, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,323.67 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARLING, THOMAS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $119,322.88 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWISHER, JAMES P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,322.84 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBAN, CHESTER Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $119,322.69 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTHER, DEIRDRE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,317.73 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, STEPHEN C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $119,316.57 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $119,314.94 Date 12/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, REGINALD C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,314.66 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, ROXANN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $119,313.68 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICHICHERO, CARL J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $119,309.58 Date 04/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, LAWRENCE W Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $119,307.17 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, JEFF R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $119,306.72 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JANICE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $119,306.57 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DONNA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $119,305.87 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHEY, SHARRON R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $119,305.87 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES ROSIERS, GUY E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $119,305.24 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACMASTER, HEATHER M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,304.97 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOHN J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $119,301.14 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREAVES, IAN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $119,300.97 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $119,298.81 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHELI, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,298.58 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, FRANK M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $119,298.37 Date 02/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANJREKAR, SUNITA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,298.19 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICHELLA, JOHN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $119,295.23 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOCK, NATHANAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,292.69 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERMELEE, BARRY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $119,292.24 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMY J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $119,291.99 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BARRY K Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $119,291.72 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCOEUR, LAURA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,291.70 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZZELL, KEVIN G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $119,289.61 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELLINGS, HARRY L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $119,289.04 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, DOUGLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $119,288.41 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, LYNN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $119,285.06 Date 03/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,283.57 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, WILLIAM V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,283.23 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARINA, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $119,283.15 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, ROBERT F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $119,282.97 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONESE, ROBERT R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,278.06 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANICHAR, INDRANIE Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $119,277.65 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCAK, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,276.86 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, KAREN E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $119,274.46 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCA, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $119,274.36 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNMAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $119,273.09 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, JOHN D Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $119,272.67 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,272.59 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, TONYA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,272.47 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI LEGGE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $119,271.58 Date 09/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WLASUK, MELANIE Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $119,269.11 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTUELLO, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $119,267.95 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System