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 LAGOMARSINO, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $119,022.07 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $119,021.12 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAITZ, JASON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,020.89 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, JERED J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,020.21 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALPHEE, JEAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $119,019.94 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARRIGO, JOSEPH G Employer name Department of Law Amount $119,018.75 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DANIEL T Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $119,017.70 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTOVA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $119,016.88 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JOHN J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $119,015.70 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBATO, ROSEANNE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,013.40 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DWYER, JOHN Employer name City of Rye Amount $119,008.59 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, DENISE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $119,007.87 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, WALTER J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $119,007.24 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ELIZABETH A M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $119,007.02 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ELAINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $119,007.02 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $119,007.02 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WENDY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $119,006.52 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ANDREW J Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $119,003.73 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIS, KRISTEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,003.01 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, LAUREN A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $119,002.77 Date 01/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUM, CHAOYANG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $119,002.00 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIPE, MICHELLE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $119,001.30 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DANIEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $119,000.86 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, COURTNEY D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $119,000.00 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MAUREEN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,999.90 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHETH, SUDHIR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,999.10 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHOTA, GARY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,998.87 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALECKI, JACEK P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $118,997.55 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLSTEIN, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $118,995.01 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KEITH W Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,993.36 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JAMES D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $118,990.94 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENNON, MARIANNE Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $118,990.24 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MARK Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $118,989.81 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DANIEL C Employer name Albany County Amount $118,989.33 Date 08/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOHN H Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,989.30 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, NORAIMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,989.30 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORGAN, STEVEN E Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $118,988.06 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DESIREE Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,984.44 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, PHYLLIS S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,983.50 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONE, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $118,981.52 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, RAYMOND J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $118,976.74 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANCOE, TIMOTHY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $118,976.35 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, RAYMOND A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $118,975.38 Date 11/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCILLI, JOHN V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $118,974.41 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $118,970.40 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,970.01 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYMAN, BRANDON D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,969.96 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOEKE, ERNEST P, III Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $118,966.73 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, GREGORY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $118,965.93 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETAMBE, RAVINDRA P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $118,965.84 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTAYIL, JEENO J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,965.52 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $118,963.47 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, ANTHONY Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $118,962.50 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKIEWICZ, RONALD S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $118,961.44 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASIL, DAVID R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $118,956.77 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, FRANK, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,951.01 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLO, GREGORY M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $118,949.09 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANSSEN, JOSEPH D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,948.57 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUEDES, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $118,948.17 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARNELLE-SHUTTER, SUZANNE H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $118,947.52 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSKI, DAVID A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $118,946.98 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOAG, PAUL A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $118,945.96 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOHN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $118,939.66 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, RICHARD J Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $118,938.40 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $118,937.79 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTIN, DAVID Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $118,936.59 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBOURNE, DANNY K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,935.90 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, LAWRENCE R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $118,935.03 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATES, CRAIG Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $118,931.18 Date 03/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, TIMOTHY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,928.63 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJARA, GEORGE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,927.01 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DENNIS M Employer name Ulster County Amount $118,926.00 Date 11/14/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAMP, JENNIFER G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,924.99 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, ROBERT G Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $118,923.35 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGALANTE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $118,922.47 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTER, KYLE W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,922.38 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, RICHARD D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $118,918.62 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLUCCI, MARGARET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,917.34 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, GUARIONEX E, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,916.18 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, JAMES R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $118,914.48 Date 04/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ARTHUR R, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,913.92 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, THOMAS A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $118,913.83 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZA, RONNY J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $118,912.44 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $118,911.81 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAWRIGHT, SHAWN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,911.75 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABKO, COSTANTINA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,911.54 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFOND, PAUL J, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $118,910.99 Date 09/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, BARBARA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $118,910.25 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAKASH, KOSHY Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,910.14 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $118,909.84 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUBENSTEIN, CARL A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $118,908.42 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, BRIAN J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $118,908.29 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, CHRISTINA S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $118,907.42 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSCANO, DONALD Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $118,905.50 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETINA, MICHAEL A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $118,905.24 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZINGER, ARTHUR Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $118,904.69 Date 03/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name USMAIL, SCOTT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,902.23 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIELSON, COURTNEY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,900.11 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GIRR, WILLIAM M Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $118,899.23 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, LOIS M Employer name Department of Health Amount $118,898.37 Date 07/16/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System