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 HARKIN, ERIC A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,238.36 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCA, JOHN F Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $112,235.30 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, ROBERT L, II Employer name City of Batavia Amount $112,233.38 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOHN W, JR Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $112,232.88 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, COLLEEN B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,232.52 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMPIANO, VERA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,231.40 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARK E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,231.31 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, BRIAN C Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $112,230.76 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,230.34 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $112,229.50 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JOHN C Employer name Ontario County Amount $112,228.73 Date 03/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, CATHY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,228.55 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMMEL, TRACY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,228.48 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, KELLY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,228.10 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATERA, SALVATORE Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $112,227.70 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, THOMAS S Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $112,227.32 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, OWEN W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,227.00 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JEVON L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $112,225.26 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, RAYMOND A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $112,224.84 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, SUSAN A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $112,223.76 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $112,223.55 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TSUI, PAUL Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,221.21 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DAVID M Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $112,220.94 Date 12/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENWARE, KIMBERLY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $112,220.58 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, YVETTE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,219.97 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATE, KENNETH D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,219.51 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MICHELE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $112,217.52 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANITSKY, JONATHAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,217.10 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIGLINO, ROBERT A, JR Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $112,216.57 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, STEVEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,212.60 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, WILLIAM S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,212.46 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLO, BEVERLY A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $112,211.25 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHEAR, THOMAS H, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $112,210.00 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, KATHLEEN A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,209.19 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, LEONARD F Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $112,208.33 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,207.14 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAQUIZ, MARK R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,206.50 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENUD, SVEN E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $112,206.36 Date 06/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, THEODORE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,205.98 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANCA, RAYMOND R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,204.90 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, ELLEN K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,204.76 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DAVID Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $112,204.17 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBO, NORA Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $112,203.67 Date 10/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPE, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $112,203.34 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILANSKI, MARK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,202.30 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, VALERIE K Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $112,200.71 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,200.64 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KIRK A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $112,200.22 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHLHOFF, DONNA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $112,199.72 Date 06/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTUA, KRISNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,199.32 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,196.65 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, GINA M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $112,195.90 Date 01/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, WILFREDO, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $112,194.39 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, SHAWN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,193.16 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNAULT, KATHLEEN K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, BETH B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASZKIEWICZ, JILL R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LYNN M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPIORKOWSKI, CYNTHIA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, MARCELLA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELKE, REGINA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,189.66 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, KRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $112,185.09 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANOR, MICHAEL O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,184.77 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, RACHEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,184.51 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, LAWRENCE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,183.86 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, ATIBA OM Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,182.65 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,181.84 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,181.26 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALETSKY, ROBBI T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $112,181.05 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKA, STEVEN F, SR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $112,180.80 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIPPER, JEFFERY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,178.22 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASHANI, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,177.50 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-ELIEZER, TAL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,177.43 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, KATHERINE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,175.05 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT, BENJAMIN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,174.91 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINSKI, THEODORE C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,174.53 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IVERSON, JAY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,171.90 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEL, ERIC Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,168.89 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLIN, SCOTT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,168.82 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, DAMION A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $112,166.02 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKIN, SANDRA L Employer name Orange County Amount $112,164.56 Date 01/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JILLIAN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,164.44 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDIBUONO, GREGORY E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,161.70 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASOLLA DE NOFIO, MARY LOUISE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,161.59 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONZ, GREGORY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,160.90 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, DIANN Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $112,160.10 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILMORE, MARK R Employer name Putnam County Amount $112,159.85 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, JAMES B Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $112,158.62 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISING, HERBERT B, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $112,158.21 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA MONICA, RICHARD C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $112,151.91 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEGAN, LINDA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $112,151.25 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSEPH J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $112,146.97 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $112,146.22 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOND, SCOTT D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,145.44 Date 04/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISNETT, TORRY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,144.31 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERTINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,144.27 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDAHY, DAVID M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $112,144.24 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALKO, THOMAS P Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $112,140.48 Date 06/21/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $112,140.37 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSI, SHAWN L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $112,137.37 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System