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 CRESPO, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,475.50 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULL, DAVID M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $118,475.38 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, YUL W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $118,474.99 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, PHILIP J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $118,474.53 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,474.36 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAFERRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,471.55 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMIN, STEPHEN R Employer name Department of Health Amount $118,471.04 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEY, JULIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $118,469.52 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $118,469.50 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNICCHIARICO, ROBERT T Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,467.35 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALCIK, MICHAEL B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,463.56 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CHIRO, ELLEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,463.20 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, STEPHEN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $118,462.19 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KEVIN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,457.67 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNA, TAMMY J Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $118,454.84 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIHALYOV, DAVID J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $118,452.90 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CARL O, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $118,452.26 Date 02/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACAL JIMENEZ, RAFAEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $118,451.43 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, BRIAN T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $118,447.06 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPARA, MICHELE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,447.00 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, DAMITA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,446.43 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, TIMOTHY P, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $118,444.88 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, SCOTT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,443.09 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,443.07 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, KAREN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $118,441.43 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RICHARD D Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $118,435.51 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, LAURENCE W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,430.02 Date 11/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLCARI, RICHARD B Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $118,429.93 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JOHN E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $118,429.06 Date 03/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, KENNETH H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $118,424.70 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMONDS, THADDEUS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,423.24 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHENK, ERIK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,420.50 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAWRENCE M, JR Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $118,419.39 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNOT, VINCENT M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $118,418.68 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, HYLTON V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,417.96 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, DOMINIC A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $118,414.26 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARA, CATHERINE B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $118,411.80 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, EDWARD J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $118,408.51 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MARK P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $118,408.12 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAMIT, ROMMEL M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $118,408.12 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LINDA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,407.70 Date 09/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, SCOTT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,405.61 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVA, MARIA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $118,405.08 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREE, LAURA J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $118,404.99 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANG, KRISTY-SIUYIN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $118,404.14 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ELIZABETH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $118,402.96 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARINA, RYAN D Employer name Town of Greece Amount $118,400.87 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SEAN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $118,399.84 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUYTER, JOSHUA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $118,399.29 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MARTIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,396.72 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAROWSKY, TERESA G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $118,396.00 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMSER, DANIEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $118,394.13 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEATOR, JAY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,392.48 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNELL, DAVID P, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $118,392.32 Date 01/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $118,388.58 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCHOFF, TIM C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $118,387.97 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLICINO, THOMAS, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $118,387.63 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHN, ANNE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $118,384.66 Date 12/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,383.78 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, ADAM C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,382.64 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NG, JOHNSON C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $118,382.03 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, GREGORY F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $118,382.03 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVIS, JANICE P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $118,382.03 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Rye Amount $118,380.36 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSH, THOMAS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,377.90 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPIE, JOSHUA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $118,375.02 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, ROBERT J, II Employer name City of Albany Amount $118,374.51 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATESSINO, THOMAS C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $118,374.40 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, ERIC V Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $118,368.57 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, STEPHEN F Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $118,368.08 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANI, DINO Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $118,367.50 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, GREGORY J Employer name Erie County Amount $118,365.38 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DO BELL, DANIEL C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $118,364.36 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACONI, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,364.21 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $118,363.46 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, ANDREW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,361.98 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EREMA, DANIEL O Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $118,361.28 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIEX, RANDAL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $118,360.08 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUM, LAURIE Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $118,359.00 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $118,355.24 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, PANKAJ Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $118,351.69 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIO, STEPHANIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $118,347.88 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DEREK M Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $118,346.39 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LISA R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $118,346.22 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWEN, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $118,343.83 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORULLA, EUGENE K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,341.78 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAI, NISHA Employer name Department of Law Amount $118,341.32 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, JAMES R Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $118,340.59 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YANKOWSKI, EMILIA Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $118,339.90 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH, TODD W Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $118,338.95 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCRIVANI, ROSA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $118,338.16 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $118,336.70 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDDE, MARY JANE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $118,336.21 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRONDA, LINDA ANN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $118,336.07 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAMINI, RAYMOND Employer name Nassau County Amount $118,333.86 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTYL, HUDSON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $118,333.08 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONN, MEREDITH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $118,332.23 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, KEVIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,328.49 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DISOTTO, BENEDICT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $118,327.10 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TAYLOR R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $118,326.21 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System