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 SHEPHERD, NICOLE L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $117,278.17 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALB, PETER N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,277.75 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGGIORE, RAYMOND C Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $117,277.73 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHEME, SUNNY N Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $117,277.72 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, LENORE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $117,277.50 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JACQUELINE B Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $117,277.46 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, CATHERINE J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,276.81 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRACHENBERG, DAVID A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,272.89 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRRITTELLA, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,272.11 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPER, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $117,271.25 Date 03/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, KARL S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,270.64 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, KEVIN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $117,270.18 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANUM, DENISE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $117,269.22 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, BRUCE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $117,266.79 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERSON, JEANNE L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $117,266.46 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVERS, DAVID L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $117,265.26 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MARY ANN Employer name Schenectady County Amount $117,264.22 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARON, DAVID H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $117,262.88 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, ROBIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $117,262.32 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, ELVIN L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,260.01 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUHN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $117,258.66 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABLOW, KARIN E Employer name Orange County Amount $117,258.63 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRION, RICHARD T Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $117,252.77 Date 07/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, EDWARD G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $117,251.16 Date 05/12/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANNIELLO, THERESA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $117,249.30 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKE, MITCHELL C Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $117,249.00 Date 11/10/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, RICHARD A Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $117,248.63 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EGAN, JOHN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,245.69 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASH, DOUGLAS M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $117,244.83 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORE, DARREN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,242.70 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHRMAN, RICHARD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $117,242.45 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MURO, FRANK R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $117,239.99 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARY, SCOTT M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $117,239.58 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD-KUBELLE, ANGELA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $117,239.22 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDI, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $117,236.36 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAMAN, DOUGLAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,236.34 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIBEL, PAULA K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $117,236.33 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVELLO, PETER J Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $117,231.97 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALISE, KEITH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $117,231.59 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKL, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $117,231.42 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMOS, WALDEMAR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $117,230.14 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROTTOLE, ROBERT C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,229.81 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEDNARZ, LYNETTE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $117,229.78 Date 05/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLENBRAND, JOHN F Employer name Town of Islip Amount $117,228.41 Date 02/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLETTA, DANIEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $117,225.73 Date 10/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, ANTHONY Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,224.91 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMGATIE, NANCY J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $117,224.88 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $117,224.58 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEYSOR, DEBBIE Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $117,223.29 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ALPHANSO Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $117,221.57 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTTILE, LEO Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $117,219.74 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, DONALD B Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $117,218.13 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IM, SOKWON Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $117,217.67 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGLIND, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $117,217.10 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VODA, DENISE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $117,217.10 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $117,216.26 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $117,215.88 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAVIN, DANE P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $117,214.91 Date 01/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTUCK, RANDY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $117,214.25 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LELLEK, JOHN A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $117,214.23 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, SILVIO Employer name Town of Gates Amount $117,212.96 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIPARI, ROBERTO A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,211.29 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARRIDO, MARIA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.22 Date 11/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE-ROSS, PAULA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.19 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, LINDA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.18 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLAM, SCOTT I Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.18 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPABIANCA, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.16 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZACHEWICZ, SUSAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.16 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADY, THERESA Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.13 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANAN, DIGNA Employer name Rockland County Amount $117,211.10 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, TRACY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $117,210.68 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,210.49 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIECO, JILL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $117,208.55 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANO, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $117,207.87 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAGI, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $117,202.64 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DAGOBERTO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $117,201.32 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEVIN, PATRICIA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $117,199.82 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $117,197.39 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, TONYA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,196.44 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENZO, RAYMOND C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,194.76 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KATHY C Employer name Education Department Amount $117,194.55 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, ANTONELLO V Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $117,194.20 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKIN, DENNIS J, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $117,191.86 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINOPOULOS, GEORGE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $117,191.73 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, CARLOS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $117,191.71 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KEVIN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $117,191.69 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILANOWSKI, KRISTINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,191.06 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, HENRY E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $117,189.42 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DADE, GERARD, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $117,188.76 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVIER, DANIEL A Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $117,187.94 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNES, KEVIN J Employer name Orange County Amount $117,183.98 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INESON, PAUL J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $117,183.91 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, ALEXANDER J Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $117,179.47 Date 05/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYEA, THOMAS G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $117,178.97 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCIAVALLE, MATTHEW A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $117,178.86 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, FRANCIS R Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $117,177.56 Date 12/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGLUND, ERIC S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,175.80 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, PATRICK T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $117,174.68 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURTON, LESLIE M, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $117,172.53 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLVENBACH, MITCHELL J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $117,171.75 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System