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 FLEITZ, KATHLEEN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,156.07 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE-CRAIG, VERONICA Employer name Education Department Amount $116,153.50 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, JOHN V Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $116,153.29 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIQUELME, LUIS A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,152.19 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, RICHARD I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,150.24 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAMON Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,147.05 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ CAAMANO, FRANCIS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,146.70 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEICK, DENISE A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $116,146.51 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY E Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $116,146.51 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSAT, GREGG G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,143.87 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGUE, LASHANNEN N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,141.69 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POMERENKE, MARYELLEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,141.13 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DIGNA Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $116,141.00 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHER, CHAD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,139.50 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUGLIARA, SALVATORE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $116,134.69 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, ERIKA P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,133.90 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMIZIO, FRANK, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,133.84 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACAVAS, ELENA Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $116,133.43 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, HERBERT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,130.10 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOERG, CLAUDE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $116,129.08 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $116,128.44 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ARGENIS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,127.39 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $116,125.48 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRITTIERI, SALVATORE J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $116,124.94 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMPONE, DONNA M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $116,120.52 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, VICTORIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,119.73 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TYRION Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $116,117.88 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORLESS, THOMAS Employer name Putnam County Amount $116,117.00 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JAMES T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $116,116.08 Date 04/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, BARBARA Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $116,114.32 Date 07/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ALICE K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,112.67 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, CHERYL ANN Employer name Ontario County Amount $116,111.60 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATUEGWU, EMMANUEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,111.52 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BEATRIZ Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,111.23 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JEFFREY J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $116,106.91 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REIS, JOHN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $116,106.44 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLOP, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $116,106.24 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JOHN P Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $116,104.47 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,102.86 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDEL, JASON P Employer name Monroe County Amount $116,102.44 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTSEN, JESSE L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $116,100.64 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,099.68 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUROT, ADAM R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $116,099.49 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JENNIFER L Employer name Rockland County Amount $116,097.77 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIARY, BRIAN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $116,097.70 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANI, DAVID R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $116,097.00 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARUOLO, RAYMOND V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,095.70 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RONALD A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $116,091.07 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, GARY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $116,088.91 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, OPAL O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $116,088.07 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWIND, TERESA K Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $116,088.04 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, CARMELA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $116,087.79 Date 06/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVENTRY, RHONDA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $116,087.46 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RICHARD M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $116,087.19 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSDICK, BRAD Employer name Town of Webster Amount $116,085.70 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SHARON O Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,083.98 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUSHARDT, LAURA M Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $116,080.54 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDEMANN, HEIDI L Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $116,080.48 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOVAT, JEFFREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,079.19 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $116,078.60 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JACQUELENE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,078.50 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JABRIL H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,072.54 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZIARSKI, CIDALINA G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,069.17 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,068.46 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANDIC, DAMIR Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $116,068.34 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $116,067.90 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIORITO, GEOFFREY A Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $116,067.70 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JONATHAN W Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $116,067.23 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYNAN, CHARLES C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,067.14 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENSMA, RYAN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,066.50 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRBY, LEONARD A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $116,063.50 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLENCOWE, JASON L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,062.14 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIEGELMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $116,060.95 Date 09/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNS, RICHARD P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $116,056.97 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYER, LEAH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $116,056.63 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SELMA F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,055.17 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, RICHARD E Employer name Rockland County Amount $116,055.06 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENER, JEREMY R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $116,054.07 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MARY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,049.64 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS ANDRADE, YANIRA I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,049.61 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BENJAMIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,048.76 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, DAVID J, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $116,048.03 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENCEK, GREGORY P, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,047.92 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, FRANK N Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $116,045.11 Date 07/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, KEITH H Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,043.60 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HARE, LAUREN E Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $116,042.27 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLI, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,041.44 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGEN, SEAN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,040.04 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOSEPH J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,039.66 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $116,039.55 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGLER, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,036.77 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAQUEL Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $116,036.54 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, MARIE A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $116,036.28 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERVIS, OLIVIA E Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $116,036.20 Date 01/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, TERRANCE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,035.78 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,035.66 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRY, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,034.58 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNOLFSSON, BEVERELY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,034.58 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MICHAEL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,034.24 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, EDWARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,032.24 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System