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 CAMPBELL, EUGENE P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $114,213.79 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMACOTT, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $114,210.04 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, JENNIFER A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $114,209.17 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ERIN Employer name Orange County Amount $114,204.60 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGIEL, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,204.33 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSELLA, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $114,204.02 Date 10/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JOHN R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $114,201.83 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, DENNIS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,199.26 Date 11/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JASON D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,197.50 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARZOUMANIAN, MARY C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $114,197.50 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHOWMICK, SANGEETA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $114,197.17 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGER, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,196.10 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARIAS, OMAR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,196.00 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, THOMAS D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $114,193.93 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, TIMOTHY Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $114,193.84 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMPA, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $114,193.57 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $114,193.53 Date 01/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIVERMORE, DENNIS W Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $114,193.33 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, WILLIAM J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,192.84 Date 02/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, VIOLET Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $114,192.35 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $114,192.20 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNAFO, DANIEL J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $114,192.02 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAMOORTHY, SIVARANJANI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,188.92 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MARY T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $114,188.42 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSTOVALOVA, IRINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $114,184.07 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISSEN, JANICE WEHREN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $114,183.71 Date 06/10/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RICHARD T, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $114,182.00 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAWYER, SANDRA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $114,181.49 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERIGHI, JOHN A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $114,180.50 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEUR, KEITH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,179.94 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEOLA, GREGORY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $114,179.92 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATIUK, CHAD S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,179.00 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHREYER, SUSANNE L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $114,178.90 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATARAJAN, NIKHIL Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $114,178.41 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBBIA, JAMES A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $114,176.23 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,175.39 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZERRLE, PETER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,174.19 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, SANDRA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $114,171.72 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KEVIN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $114,170.25 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENGYEL, REX Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,168.89 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, JOEL P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $114,168.89 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,166.38 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, JUAN C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $114,164.19 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, JOHNNY K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,164.18 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DENNIS J, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,162.94 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, BETHANY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,161.22 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLE, LAWRENCE P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $114,161.22 Date 11/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, XIANBO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,159.72 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, EMILY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $114,158.29 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,158.03 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, TIMM A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $114,157.32 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, ANDREW K Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $114,156.17 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, GINA M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $114,155.14 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMLAL, SINDY H Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $114,155.14 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARGAIN, KEVIN W Employer name Putnam County Amount $114,151.15 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLMANN, HEINRICH A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $114,149.55 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYAPONG, LAWRENCIA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $114,148.22 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, CONNIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,147.44 Date 12/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTORE, MARIE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,147.44 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STOKELY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,145.99 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ADAM J Employer name Orange County Amount $114,140.11 Date 09/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMAGLIA, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,139.66 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLICK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,139.19 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, THOMAS P Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $114,137.54 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEKUS, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $114,137.46 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTHER, DELOS D Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $114,137.38 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,137.30 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAKUBEK, EDWARD A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $114,133.62 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, MICHAEL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $114,132.98 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLELLO, ANTHONY Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $114,132.85 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADFORD, GARY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,132.76 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAKELY, JANICE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,131.56 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $114,130.85 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, PEARL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $114,129.27 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTI-RICHMOND, ANGELIQUE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $114,128.84 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, ERIC C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $114,128.73 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SCOTT Employer name City of Middletown Amount $114,128.22 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDUNO, RICARDO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $114,127.56 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAWINSKI, JON Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $114,126.47 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIKELIC, VANJA M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $114,125.78 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHELTERS, DOUGLAS J, JR Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $114,125.01 Date 11/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,124.58 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, JENNIFER R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $114,123.61 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, MURRY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,123.46 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINTERO, ANGEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,123.14 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name XU, DONGRONG Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $114,122.10 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAS, ANNA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $114,122.04 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JODY P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $114,121.52 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, STEVEN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $114,121.13 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAG, ANI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,120.99 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, AARON C Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $114,119.91 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYCETT, JON S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $114,119.82 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MAUREEN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $114,119.58 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VICTOR A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $114,117.12 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAXON, PAUL Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,115.01 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, CHIEN HENG Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $114,114.24 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RIT A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $114,114.24 Date 10/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, ANDREA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $114,114.24 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLELLAND, JAMES D Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $114,114.24 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAITO, MARIKO Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $114,114.24 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System