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 DE MARCO, VINCENT F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $192,451.39 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOHN M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $192,451.39 Date 06/11/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTA, THOMAS J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $192,451.39 Date 02/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGAS, MADELINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $192,442.65 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPAIANNI, DIANE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $192,438.80 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $192,417.05 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HONG, GILBERT C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,403.33 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READING, GEORGE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $192,401.74 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, SEAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $192,389.87 Date 11/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPE, EUGENE G Employer name Westchester County Amount $192,379.73 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRUSZKA, MICHAEL F Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,376.23 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, HAROLD A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGER, LAURA E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRETOG, NEIL J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 03/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ETHAN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DOUGLAS E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, RUBEN A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOHN S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, PATRICIA M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONBERG, MICHAEL R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 08/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANIERE, PHILIP S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/01/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNETI, JOSEPH Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 05/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDAUGH, MARK M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $192,349.11 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSTREET, PETER C Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAM, JOSEPH W Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $192,349.11 Date 06/20/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFRONTI, FRANCIS A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 12/09/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDVEEN, ANTONIO I Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, EVELYN L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTI, JOHN J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHTER, RICHARD L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 10/01/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, FERNANDO M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, FRANCIS TIMOTHY Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 03/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, JAMES H Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 09/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ROGER S Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, LINDA S Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 06/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, ALAN C Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LARRY D Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JAMES W Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDEY, NICHOLAS V, JR Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, E JEANNETTE Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHEA, JUDITH F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FRANCOIS A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULMAN, MARTIN J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 04/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISE, JOSEPH M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBOD, ELAINE Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 02/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, FAVIOLA Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JANICE A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISITACION-LEWIS, LAURA Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $192,349.11 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, EFRAIN L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAKER, TAMIKO A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NORA S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, MARIA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHELLE A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIAGA, FREDERICK C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILY-SCHIFFMAN, LOREN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNON, NANCY M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, BEN R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, A KIRKE, JR Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKOFF, ALAN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MIRIAM R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGACZ, STEPHEN J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE-CLARKE, SHARON A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, DENIS J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ALEX M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALORAS, ROBERT I Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNATARO, ANTHONY Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPELLA, JOSEPH E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JOHN W Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/06/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, MARGARET A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUN, DANNY K Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTT, ABRAHAM L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DAVID B Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DEVIN P Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COIN, ELLEN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SARAH P Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, DIANE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRULNIK, MIRIAM Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, TANDRA L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIZZO, PETER F Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICO, CATHERINE M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLARD, MARY K Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, DENA E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLORAS, ALICEA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, RALPH A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, THOMAS A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANYA, ADETOKUNBO O Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINMAN, CAROL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANTHONY J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, MARCY S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, WILLIAM E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARSON, ROBIN S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 02/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERALD, LENORA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTEIN, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGANTE, ROBERT J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, PAUL A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, ARLENE D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, CAROL Employer name NYC Judges Amount $192,349.10 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System