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 RODLER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,920.10 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COFFELT, DANA C Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $115,918.27 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,918.22 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERNSEY, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,918.09 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUTNIK, TIFFINAY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $115,915.90 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELYSER, ANDREW G Employer name Monroe County Amount $115,915.64 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, PATRICIA L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $115,915.38 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $115,913.15 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZROY, KEITH R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $115,911.16 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, SEAN D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $115,909.94 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERY, JOSEPH J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $115,909.85 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, EDWARD F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $115,908.76 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MARTIN Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $115,908.46 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, SEAN C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $115,905.26 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LARRY E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $115,905.17 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINO, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,904.44 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLEK, HELEN T Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $115,898.75 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTCHLER, KIERAN T Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $115,898.34 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,895.53 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARRY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,895.47 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUS, RANDALL M Employer name City of Rye Amount $115,893.36 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEWIT, RALPH W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $115,889.39 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $115,887.33 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COROMATO, BRYAN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $115,884.65 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACLIJA, MARC R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,884.62 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, BRENT E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $115,883.08 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPS, JERRICE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,879.64 Date 02/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEGER, GARY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,879.08 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHAM, BRANDON L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,878.57 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARGAI M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $115,878.20 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, JUDITH ANNE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $115,877.19 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, JENNIFER F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,876.07 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, DIANE E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,876.07 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMBA, DONNA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,876.07 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINDER, BARBARA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,876.07 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOEHR, NANCY B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,876.07 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKY, BETTY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,874.19 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIST, THOMAS M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $115,872.12 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $115,871.46 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, JULIO C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,871.01 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, THOMAS P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $115,867.79 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O MALLEY, LINDA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $115,866.02 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAVEY, THOMAS M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,862.49 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDINELLI, ROBERT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,859.57 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENBAUM, FRANK Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $115,858.60 Date 03/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUK, DIANE P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,856.82 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, KENNETH A Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $115,856.55 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JOHN A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,856.14 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, LEE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $115,854.91 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIO, PAUL J Employer name City of Troy Amount $115,854.12 Date 10/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-FLORES, MARIE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,853.95 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, PETER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,849.59 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZBERG, RUTH Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $115,846.78 Date 10/04/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, CARMELLA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $115,845.77 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIXAS, DANIELLE D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,845.64 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTRINO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $115,845.37 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMUSO, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,843.75 Date 10/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, FRANK A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $115,842.85 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGO, DANIEL L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,841.02 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALRYMPLE, SCOTT A Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $115,840.86 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DEBBIE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $115,839.49 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS-LANZILLOTTA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,838.61 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLING, WILLIAM H Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $115,838.29 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, KATHLEEN S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $115,835.44 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $115,835.34 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADOO, SHLOMO S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,834.70 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMKO, JEFFREY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,834.26 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DROHAN, MICHAEL D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,833.79 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FURLONG, LORETTA R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $115,832.49 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUSHANSKIY, DIMITRIY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,832.27 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, EDWIN Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $115,832.21 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANTZ, THOMAS E Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $115,831.62 Date 01/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JANET A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $115,831.08 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, DANIEL Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $115,830.96 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, COLIN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $115,829.94 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZONE, ALFONSO Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $115,825.87 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULIHAN, THOMAS E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,825.22 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUBACHER, ALLISON B Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $115,823.77 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SHAWN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,823.58 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASTUTO, PHILIP S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,823.56 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, WILLIAM Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $115,823.23 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ROHAN A Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $115,822.37 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITY, MICHAEL E Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $115,822.13 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COFFEY, BRIAN P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,821.45 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANK, JOHN J, III Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $115,817.84 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORD, RICHARD Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $115,817.75 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADEWITZ, MATTHEW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,814.48 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNECHT, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,813.60 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISESTO, JOSEPH J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,813.33 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, PETER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,812.80 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ASHLEY L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $115,810.89 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE-BROWN, KIMBERLY J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $115,810.89 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARP, TROY W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $115,810.56 Date 02/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRINCE, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,809.95 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLONI, MARGARET R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $115,808.34 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, DONITA E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $115,808.02 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, BRENT G Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $115,807.62 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, ELYSE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $115,807.37 Date 09/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $115,806.22 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, MARGARET M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $115,805.31 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System