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 D'AMBRO, JAMES C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,411.85 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEGER, ELANA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $115,411.71 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, GEORGE E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $115,411.56 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIXLER, RAYMOND S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $115,411.56 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARANTE, ANDREW A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $115,405.20 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $115,404.96 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIZEK, NICHOLAS P Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $115,400.31 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TITOLO, PHIL G Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $115,399.80 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DEA, SEAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,398.04 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, JOSEPH A Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $115,395.57 Date 03/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURRITT, NANCY L Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $115,395.06 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASBERGER, GARY J Employer name Village of Woodbury Amount $115,394.48 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, MICHAEL V Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $115,393.40 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETROZZO, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,390.64 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONEISER, LAURA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,390.02 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, BRIAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,389.12 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALACKAL, TONY T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,388.47 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, DANIEL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $115,387.77 Date 08/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $115,387.69 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORMAN, LAURA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $115,387.10 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINCES, LISA FRAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,382.57 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $115,381.76 Date 12/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,381.73 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROANO, JORGE A Employer name Orange County Amount $115,381.43 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERZA, PAUL M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,379.62 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, THOMAS J Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $115,379.44 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVELLIE, JOHN E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $115,377.86 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSAL, ROBERT J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $115,377.60 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLL, THOMAS E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $115,376.36 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,376.06 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIN, JEFFREY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,375.46 Date 12/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $115,373.55 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREET, WADE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,371.91 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHMERIGA, AURELIYA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $115,371.35 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRGA, MICHAEL J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $115,371.02 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, BARBARA P Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $115,370.99 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, JOHN C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $115,369.94 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIGER, GERRY P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $115,366.32 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, SPENCER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,365.24 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, JOSEPH R Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $115,365.07 Date 08/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, BRYAN J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $115,364.24 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PHILLIP Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $115,364.24 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESLER, PAMELA C Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $115,364.24 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, YUNGYU L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $115,364.24 Date 08/06/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEILP, JOHN G Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $115,364.24 Date 11/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DANIEL D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $115,364.24 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAO, HELEN M Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $115,364.24 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, HOWARD B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $115,364.24 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BENEDICTO B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $115,364.24 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, JOHN F Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $115,364.24 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIE, SHAN Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $115,364.24 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, MARIA G Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $115,364.24 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALBERT L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $115,364.24 Date 01/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACKOWIAK, JANUSZ Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $115,364.24 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLIN, SARAH L Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $115,364.24 Date 11/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHNESTOCK, MARK D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $115,364.18 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEDZIERSKI, ZELINDA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $115,364.18 Date 08/20/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYRITSIS, NESTOR Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTZEN, STEPHEN E Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DENISE A C Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $115,364.18 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITMAN, LENN M Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $115,364.18 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMATTEO, GERALD P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $115,364.18 Date 02/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTELLA, PHILIP L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $115,364.18 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, JOHN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $115,364.18 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIDA, HOWARD S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATON, PHARES U Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLAS, STEPHEN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 07/16/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURZNER, LEONARD Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/09/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASKER, EDWARD J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKES, EARL F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAO, YEONGFEN JAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 07/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, RANDALL W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $115,364.18 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, WALTER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $115,364.18 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, CHAYA P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $115,364.18 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISELES, HOWARD M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, MARGARET Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $115,364.18 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVER, LAURANCE I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $115,364.18 Date 02/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, LEONARD R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $115,364.18 Date 03/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSAL, SURESH K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $115,364.18 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDLER, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $115,364.18 Date 04/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKO, SUE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $115,364.18 Date 03/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, FILIP Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $115,364.18 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, JOSEPH E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBOVE, FRED L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $115,364.18 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOVSKY, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $115,364.18 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPEL, RICHARD C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $115,364.18 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGESLAND, MARIANNE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $115,364.18 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATRIANO, JAMES J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $115,364.18 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAULS, ROBERT I Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $115,364.18 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISSIER, CHRIS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $115,364.18 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT Employer name Putnam County Amount $115,363.47 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGHWOUT, VINCENT M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $115,363.21 Date 10/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENESE, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $115,362.64 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, TERRENCE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $115,362.64 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LOUIS H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $115,359.37 Date 06/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, MARTHA H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $115,359.15 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBIN, GILLE A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $115,356.51 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $115,355.87 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILGRIM, JOHN T Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $115,353.38 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCI, PAUL Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $115,351.75 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System