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 MC KENNA, RYAN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,523.70 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REIDER, SUZANNE M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $115,522.97 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAPOS-LLUBIT, MIRA RIMA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $115,519.98 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POISSON, ELSIE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,519.70 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, EUGENIA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $115,519.61 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, PETER J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $115,518.83 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KWASNA, NICHOLAS S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,518.64 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPELLIZZERI, STEVEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,518.62 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ANTONINO Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $115,518.11 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, RALPH J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,515.54 Date 09/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEPRE, BIAGIO F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,514.64 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, VINCENT V Employer name Ulster County Amount $115,512.91 Date 03/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, KEVIN J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $115,512.31 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, KAREEM A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,511.82 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCCHERI, MASSIMO Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $115,511.18 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUKINS, DAVID P Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $115,511.13 Date 01/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, BRETT G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,510.82 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COY, TIMOTHY S Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $115,508.34 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCERA, JONATHAN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $115,506.49 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, C THOMAS Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $115,506.26 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KATHLEEN J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $115,503.25 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BARRY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $115,503.12 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERZAK, JOSEPH P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,501.60 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, IAN J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $115,500.30 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKA, DOMINIC Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,499.80 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DEREK J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $115,499.55 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARSHANUSE, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,496.81 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, PETER F Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $115,496.19 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYDOSH, EDWARD Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $115,494.04 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JASON P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,493.80 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, KELLEY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $115,492.17 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, VIET Q Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $115,490.09 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, MARK J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $115,489.60 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOHS, MARILYN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $115,486.95 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, PAUL R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $115,485.74 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, DEBORAH S Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $115,482.65 Date 08/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINIANO, BETHSABET Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $115,482.64 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, JOHN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,478.30 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, TOBY W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,475.76 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,474.27 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RANCE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,473.05 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ROBERT Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $115,471.68 Date 04/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FURNARI, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $115,470.96 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDMANN, DOUGLAS D Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $115,470.73 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATVEEVSKII, IRINA S Employer name Tuckahoe Housing Authority Amount $115,469.84 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KANETA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,469.83 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LI, SIMIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $115,468.31 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIGAN, JEFFREY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $115,468.31 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, GEORGE L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $115,467.94 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $115,467.64 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERIN, SUSAN M Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $115,466.39 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILTUCCI, KAYLA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $115,466.23 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUCH, JAMES A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,465.02 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGSTRESSER, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,463.19 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURZ, MATTHEW W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,463.09 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $115,462.38 Date 04/14/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, ANNESA H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,462.10 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, RUSTY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $115,462.05 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINGER, MARGARET B Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $115,458.22 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THORPE, LISA FEDERIO Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $115,457.35 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSIA, DARRIN B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $115,457.32 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,456.50 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LUIS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,454.49 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,452.42 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUANG, HUI JUN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,452.37 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, GORDON L Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,451.43 Date 04/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTIMO, CASEY LYNN Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $115,451.27 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $115,449.21 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAMICH, KATHLEEN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,449.09 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPITALI, DONALD A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $115,448.61 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELDON-DAVIS, MARY LOUISE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $115,448.53 Date 07/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIN, AMY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,447.39 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMAD, LAMYA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $115,447.15 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONTI, BARBARA-JEAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,441.69 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEISHA A M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $115,441.63 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, DANIEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,441.62 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHETTI, JACK A Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $115,440.00 Date 06/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, CARYN R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $115,437.57 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, KRISTEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $115,437.57 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, RICHARD P Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,435.57 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURA, MARK S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $115,433.40 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAL, SURINDER Employer name Town of Massena Amount $115,433.28 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYTON, SABRINA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $115,432.68 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLANGELI, KYLE L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $115,432.62 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELISKY, GREGORY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,432.01 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, JOHN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,431.81 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LAQUETA Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,427.53 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFOLANO, BRUCE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,427.07 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, CHARLES R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,425.53 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITIRRI, MARK P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $115,421.58 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, LAWRENCE D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $115,420.06 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNHURST, FRANK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,419.18 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, CHRISTINE F Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $115,418.95 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, EDGAR A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $115,418.84 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, ROBERT A, II Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,417.93 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEL, PAUL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $115,417.17 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, WILLIAM, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,415.50 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, NEAL J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $115,414.81 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LINDA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,413.48 Date 02/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, AUGUSTINE K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $115,412.87 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System