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 KING, GLENN C Employer name Department of Law Amount $115,804.42 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, ROBERT Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $115,803.72 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, RUSSELL M Employer name Rockland County Amount $115,803.02 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $115,802.47 Date 11/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRELLO, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $115,801.59 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVADOR, ALAYNE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,797.47 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOVSKY, LEONID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,797.00 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, BIJI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,795.35 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELARDI, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $115,795.32 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, MARKEY A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $115,794.02 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROGLIO, VICTOR J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $115,792.95 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRONARDI, ANGELO, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,791.64 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUZZELLI, ROBERT T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $115,790.84 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIVENGA, BARBARA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,788.90 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, ROBERT V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $115,788.20 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARK, BARBARA ANN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $115,786.88 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOEFFHAAS, JEROME M Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $115,786.16 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $115,786.16 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAFTER, EOIN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $115,785.31 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $115,782.89 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIQUEZ-FOERSTER, EMILY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,782.41 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Utica Amount $115,780.12 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, TRACY B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $115,776.26 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRETT D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $115,775.01 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN STARACE, JEAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,774.56 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, RICHARD A, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,773.66 Date 07/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, CARMEN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,771.14 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BODIE, BETSY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $115,770.29 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JOHN F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $115,770.05 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, MARK R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $115,769.56 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, PETE J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $115,769.13 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAZINO, JOHN W Employer name Orange County Amount $115,763.36 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,762.37 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,761.37 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALBORN, DAWN F Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $115,755.57 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPEAU, WILLIAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,754.78 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UDOH, CHINYELU O Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $115,753.33 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, ANGEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,751.94 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEAD, FRANK B, JR Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $115,750.80 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GEORGE Q Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,750.64 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $115,746.80 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEODIS, ANNAMARIE J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $115,743.51 Date 10/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKEN, GERALD D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $115,740.09 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, FELICIA S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $115,739.77 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,734.48 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLUM, KENNETH E Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $115,733.64 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Albany Amount $115,733.29 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $115,731.08 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLASANTI, JANINE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $115,730.57 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, MATTHEW J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,722.30 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, PAUL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,721.21 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUNUSOV, EDUARD D Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $115,719.21 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATNELL, BRIDGET Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,718.49 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHARLES F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,717.92 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINELLI, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $115,714.60 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, GARY R Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $115,708.78 Date 12/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PATRICIA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $115,708.41 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, VIRGINIA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,708.35 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $115,706.03 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDINO, LEGERIE MARIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,703.48 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIERI, SALVATORE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,699.80 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, MICHAEL F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,699.79 Date 06/16/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUER, ELAINE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $115,699.25 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDASSARE, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $115,697.10 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUESNAY, LISA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $115,694.32 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, PETER M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $115,693.46 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, JUSTIN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,692.91 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRULLARD, MOISES I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,691.70 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVARNWAY, NICOLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $115,689.89 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTEZ, RICARDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,689.50 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALADE, BAMIDELE H Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $115,687.04 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,687.02 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, NEERAJ Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $115,685.94 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, EDWARD L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $115,685.71 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YELLIN, WILLIAM A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $115,684.46 Date 02/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, BENJAMIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,682.89 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $115,681.61 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADIMARI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,680.92 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELTZ, JAMES M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $115,677.16 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, KATHLEEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $115,676.62 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFORD, KELLY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $115,674.76 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACADIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,670.10 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIUSEPPE, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $115,668.47 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYNOE, SIELA A Employer name Huntington Housing Authority Amount $115,668.00 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, GLENN A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $115,666.60 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPPE, KENNETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,662.70 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, FRANCIS P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $115,662.43 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WADDELL, JOHN A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $115,662.28 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTHNAGLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Orange County Amount $115,661.66 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, TIFFANY N Employer name Orange County Amount $115,661.65 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, HYUN CHIN Employer name Orange County Amount $115,661.59 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDELE, BRENDA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $115,658.87 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, DERRICK Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $115,658.62 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, KEVIN A Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $115,657.31 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOUBERT, ARTHUR V Employer name Town of Greece Amount $115,655.24 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTEIRO, RODNEY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $115,654.38 Date 07/10/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LIZZET I Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $115,654.13 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHARON N Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $115,653.98 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMES A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $115,652.92 Date 08/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHARLES S Employer name City of Utica Amount $115,652.20 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System