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 DIAS, LINDA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $112,136.71 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSA, EDIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,136.37 Date 11/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, GERARD J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $112,132.48 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, VINCENT P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,128.67 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MICHAEL A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,128.11 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKRODT, LISA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,126.99 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUPLEIN, EDWARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,126.97 Date 06/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, MARIE P Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $112,126.08 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, JONATHAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,125.67 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDERMAN, JOHN Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $112,123.45 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, ALICE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,123.39 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONNA, DANIELLE D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $112,122.77 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO-ARATINGI, PATTI Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $112,122.42 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOTSKY, VICTORIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $112,120.95 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHMAN, BARRY C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,120.88 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEITLER, CHRISTINE Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $112,120.04 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KIM D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,119.89 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKMIRE, GARY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,119.89 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LAURA C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,119.89 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZETTEK, CHARLES M, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,119.89 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MICHAEL B Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $112,119.57 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, PETER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $112,118.85 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIFKE, ERIK R Employer name Monroe County Amount $112,118.10 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINOLA, PAUL J Employer name Garden City Pk Fire & Water Dist Amount $112,116.80 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $112,115.68 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOON, JAMES R Employer name City of Utica Amount $112,115.12 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELIS, REGULO F Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,113.97 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETACK, DONNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,112.84 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, MARTHA F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $112,111.35 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,110.66 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASCIK, LAURA C Employer name Education Department Amount $112,110.13 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERT, KATHLEEN T Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,109.40 Date 09/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,108.19 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORTON, ANGELA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,106.12 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CYNTHIA D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $112,105.18 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, DARRYL L Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $112,103.66 Date 01/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, SANDRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,103.20 Date 07/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACCA, KENNETH A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $112,102.98 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRABRANT, STEVEN R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $112,099.72 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZILLO, TIFFANY M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $112,098.95 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRIZZI, JENNIFER C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $112,097.95 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, MARC M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,097.84 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LYNN, JOHN J Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $112,096.77 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, SUSAN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $112,096.21 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESCH, CLAYTON L, III Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $112,095.91 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JASON M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,090.77 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, DARYL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,089.96 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALLA, KESHAV R Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,087.44 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDERMAN, IRIS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,087.44 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZYK, CHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $112,086.50 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, BENNIE T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,084.41 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGWA, PERPETUA C Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $112,084.32 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTO, JAMES F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,082.39 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, AMY L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $112,080.57 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARTIN G Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $112,078.78 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, KEVIN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,077.01 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JAYNE M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $112,075.94 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, JASON C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,075.71 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRECIPUO, VINCENT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,075.63 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, ROBERT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,073.91 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERRIGO, JOHN J, III Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $112,072.56 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,068.43 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRCHOFF, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $112,068.25 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARQUITT, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,065.55 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DROTAR, NANCY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $112,064.82 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, EDWARD W Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $112,064.18 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, JONAS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $112,063.86 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINUELO, LISA S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $112,063.33 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, JASON T Employer name Orange County Amount $112,063.05 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHALAN, ROBERT W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,061.15 Date 04/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, SCOTT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,060.96 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLEGO, FRANCINE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,060.80 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $112,058.27 Date 11/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CYNTHIA Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $112,058.06 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRADDOCK, ALLAN P Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $112,057.75 Date 11/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBE, JEANETTE M Employer name Buffalo Fiscal Stab Auth Amount $112,055.86 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $112,055.01 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUINO, FERNANDO A Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,054.74 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHAWN D Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $112,054.10 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, OSIRIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,051.08 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANCATO, PETER J, JR Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $112,049.25 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPES, ROCHELLE P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $112,048.69 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, GARY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $112,047.30 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELEN, JOSEPH L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $112,047.21 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MINERVA U Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $112,046.51 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENA, JAMES S Employer name Niskayuna Fire District #1 Amount $112,045.71 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNET, JANET C Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $112,045.60 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, THOMAS G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,043.92 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QEBLAWI, DANA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $112,043.66 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, KERRY R Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $112,041.82 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLITIER, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $112,041.00 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMAN, JULYAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,038.77 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM, PHILIP G Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $112,038.38 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, MICHELLE K Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,035.84 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARATOS, NICK Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $112,035.48 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN F Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $112,033.14 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SEAN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,032.15 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIESLIK, DAVID B Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $112,031.83 Date 12/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRULLO, ERIC Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,029.63 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCHORN, ADRIANE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,028.74 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System