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 ROBERTSON, ARTHUR A, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $113,877.88 Date 02/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, PETER A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $113,877.82 Date 07/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, BRADLEY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,875.26 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $113,873.53 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, DEBORAH J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $113,873.15 Date 11/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEY, REBECCA E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $113,871.38 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,870.34 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAIGNEAULT, MARK E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $113,868.44 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, EDWARD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $113,865.92 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $113,864.12 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REXFORD, LAURIE J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $113,863.77 Date 08/09/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAL, MANOJ K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,862.30 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIUTTI, GREGORY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,861.68 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLARE, THOMAS R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $113,861.60 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, DONALD A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $113,861.34 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIN, NAN S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $113,861.24 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMLAGE, WILLIAM B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,860.00 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DAWN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $113,857.29 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUSAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $113,857.07 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPALERMO, LINDA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,856.70 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARK J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $113,855.64 Date 09/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARA, LEWIS J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $113,854.71 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, OKE JOO Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $113,852.90 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, JOHN R Employer name Orange County Amount $113,851.71 Date 06/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLIVER, MATTHEW N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,850.25 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, YANKO V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,849.91 Date 04/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERVA, ROBERT M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $113,849.82 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZARNECKI, JENNIFER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,849.24 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLOUSE, EDWARD J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $113,848.96 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWACK, LAWRENCE A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $113,848.76 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPECIS, RICHARD Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $113,848.44 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURABITO, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $113,847.38 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADEBOWALE, RASAQ A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $113,844.63 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, DARRIN D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $113,843.53 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZEWSKI, DOLORES M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $113,842.62 Date 11/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADINGER, JOSHUA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $113,842.42 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMON, ALBERT J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $113,842.00 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVERSON, LAURA M MORGAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,841.63 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCININNI, FRANK J, III Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,839.05 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTON, DOUGLAS D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $113,838.02 Date 02/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEBE, HANS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $113,838.02 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, J THOMAS Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $113,837.69 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNUZZI, MICHAEL J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $113,835.08 Date 12/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOHN K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $113,832.58 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, DONALD L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,831.59 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENKINS, BRENDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $113,830.61 Date 05/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANOY, ANNA Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $113,829.74 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KINNON, JAMES D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $113,829.47 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGRIFF, IRMA W Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACCIONE, JOHN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, THOMAS G Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN-FELIX, JANE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPENHAVER, ROBERT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 02/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARIA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAFACE, DONNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 01/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABOCCHI, DIANE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAR, SAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, ANTONIO Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,828.62 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, ISMAEL R Employer name Putnam County Amount $113,827.16 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUOTINEN, JENNIFER Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $113,825.10 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CHERYLL J Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $113,824.68 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, KEVIN T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $113,823.60 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESULTAN, NOEL B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,822.94 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLINO, JOSEPH S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $113,815.28 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, STEVEN M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $113,813.98 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, BRIAN Employer name Orange County Amount $113,813.82 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, TERRY M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $113,813.76 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASCOMBE-GORDON, JEMMA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $113,812.66 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, ALEXANDER F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,812.63 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOOS, KATHLEEN E Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $113,808.78 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROF, PAUL J Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $113,808.52 Date 06/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSLOE, STEVEN E Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $113,805.50 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCOLO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,804.33 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN-GRAY, SALIAN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,804.16 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, ROSARIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,802.95 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, RENISE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,800.40 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHM, PAUL D Employer name Orange County Amount $113,800.39 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPI, DANIEL L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $113,796.49 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, DARREN D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $113,789.67 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $113,789.62 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METICHECCHIA, ANNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,788.70 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, ERNEST A, JR Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $113,788.54 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, SIMON T Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $113,788.54 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADE, MAUREEN P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $113,784.84 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, SUSAN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $113,783.16 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITY, ROBERT D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,782.30 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, HAROLD J Employer name Albany County Amount $113,780.79 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KATRINA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,780.18 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUI, XIAOBO Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,780.18 Date 06/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, GERALDINE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,780.18 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, JANE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $113,780.18 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $113,776.73 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDYK, PAUL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,776.59 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, PAUL C Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $113,775.87 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, SEAN T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $113,775.63 Date 06/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, BRUCE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $113,775.28 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLI, TODD R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $113,770.99 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARA, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $113,770.00 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASCARI, ROBERT A Employer name Madison County Amount $113,769.80 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMES, SANDEE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,767.44 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System