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 PADILLA, JUAQUIN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $117,505.58 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIRNE, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $117,505.20 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VERE, RONALD C, JR Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $117,503.67 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BENNY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,501.97 Date 09/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIOLI, DIANE G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,501.88 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, PETER C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,501.36 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, JENIFER Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $117,500.04 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EACHIN, CESARE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $117,499.87 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'IMPERIO, DOMINIC S Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $117,499.63 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $117,499.42 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHMAN, JODI E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $117,499.38 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAM, MANJU B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,498.58 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CALLAGHAN, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,496.95 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRANACHER, PETER L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $117,495.19 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ, DANA P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,494.26 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIELD, TIMOTHY R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $117,493.18 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KEITH Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $117,491.18 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASMIN, SUFIA Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $117,489.89 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL VERMA, KARA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,489.30 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ANGELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,489.30 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, KIERAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,489.29 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, NATALIE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $117,487.59 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, BRYAN P Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $117,486.31 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MONIQUE K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,485.23 Date 06/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISLEY, PAUL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,484.36 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DJORDJEVIC, MARK Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,484.21 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, BARBARA E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $117,484.17 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGUILLOW, HENRY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $117,483.63 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, JAMES T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,482.92 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, GARY L, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $117,477.31 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Chemung County Amount $117,476.53 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABELLE, MARC P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $117,476.01 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAFF, JACQUELINE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,475.54 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWIDA, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $117,474.15 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, LYNN L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $117,471.02 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, DARNELL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,470.99 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMEL D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $117,470.91 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSWELL, HASSON J Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,470.19 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAGUE, KEVIN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,469.97 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JOHN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $117,467.85 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTHE, KASSIME Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,467.76 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLIG, DAVID S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,467.76 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVEZZA, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,465.84 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARITO, CHARLOTTE J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $117,465.62 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,463.59 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELMACK, JONATHAN O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,462.07 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANEY, COLONEL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $117,461.80 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOZY, JOSEPH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $117,460.74 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZETTLE, CLIFFORD P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $117,460.10 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,459.79 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEYROUGH, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $117,459.35 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANZE, SCOTT C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $117,456.67 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITZ, JAMES J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,452.43 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, MARTIN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,451.67 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, FRANK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $117,451.23 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAZZO, DAVID C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $117,451.20 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, ROCCO J Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $117,450.41 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHON, SCOTT S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,449.32 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MARK R Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $117,447.61 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROPAKIS, FRANCISCO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,447.11 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, THOMAS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,446.89 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, SCOTT P Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $117,446.80 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESHPANDE, PUJA V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,445.54 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTS, PAULETTE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,444.70 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWE, KHIN T M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $117,444.62 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERON, TERESA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,443.11 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANTHONY B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,442.99 Date 09/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JABLONSKY, GREGORY S Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $117,441.48 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTI, THOMAS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $117,439.50 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROPSHIRE, VALERIE C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $117,438.39 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHICO, DAVID M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $117,433.86 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREVSKI, OLIVER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,433.05 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCPHILLIPS, RICHARD B, JR Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $117,431.21 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,429.96 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, MICHAEL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.39 Date 04/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONI, ANTHONY P, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.37 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL E Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.37 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WADE, WILLIAM S Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.36 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUGHTON, JOHN G Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.36 Date 07/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLAN, GERALD T Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.34 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.32 Date 06/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BARBARA K Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.32 Date 02/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, LORI A Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,429.30 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, SCOTT E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,428.04 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WESTON, SAMANTHA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,428.00 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, CLAIRE E Employer name Putnam County Amount $117,427.57 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KARLA B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $117,427.01 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARK A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $117,421.84 Date 04/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOIL, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $117,419.51 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHER, MARK L Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $117,417.40 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASCUKYNAS, JANINE J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $117,412.42 Date 01/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,410.24 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFRO, DONNA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $117,407.92 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALUNKAL, JANCY K Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,407.88 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, NATHANIEL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,407.18 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAXEY, SARAH D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $117,406.98 Date 05/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SEAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $117,406.87 Date 07/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAUE, JENNIFER M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $117,406.57 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TAL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $117,406.57 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, KRISTINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $117,406.57 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System