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 KOEHN, KEVIN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,028.72 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, TALITHA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,028.63 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUSKES, ALLEN J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $112,028.60 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SALLY V Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $112,027.08 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, KATE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,025.80 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARINO-FRANKE, MICHELE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $112,025.62 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, J BRADLEY Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $112,024.37 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTEY, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $112,024.01 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, PETER Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $112,022.76 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, EDUARDO C Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,019.56 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,019.00 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOMOAH, JERRY B Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,017.56 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALICZEWSKI, JANET M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $112,017.45 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, CRAIG A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,016.42 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JOANNA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $112,013.17 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DSOUZA, SONIYA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,012.40 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSOFF, ELLEN B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $112,010.59 Date 06/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, BRIAN P Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $112,010.08 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLTON, STEPHEN B Employer name North Country Library System Amount $112,010.06 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JOSEPH D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,009.68 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VUKSANOVICH, MARK Employer name Village of Chester Amount $112,008.34 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACHERONE, RYAN D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $112,008.24 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTONDI, ANTHONY Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,007.12 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, AUDREY V A Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,004.64 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MATTHEW W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $112,002.23 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERBST, JAMES V, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $112,001.37 Date 01/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTISON, STEVEN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,001.24 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $112,001.00 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, SCOTT P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $112,000.77 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKAL, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Amount $111,999.32 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, WENDY R Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,992.83 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIF, THOMAS N Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $111,992.83 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, MICHAEL F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,992.23 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPNESS, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,990.01 Date 09/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, HUBERT W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,989.53 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSMAN, STEPHEN D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $111,988.40 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LORI Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $111,988.16 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, PAUL A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $111,988.16 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, ADAM D Employer name Tompkins County Amount $111,982.85 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, THERESA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,978.40 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILFORD, NATHANIEL R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $111,978.06 Date 09/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRION-BRYMAN, JENNY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,977.46 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROLFE, JAMES F Employer name Tompkins County Amount $111,976.97 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINATRA, JOSEPH P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,975.90 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASAS, MARIANELA V Employer name Department of State Amount $111,969.27 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,968.10 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REDA, LYNETTE M Employer name Erie County Amount $111,967.20 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $111,965.98 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,965.30 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERLA, MARRIANNE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $111,965.14 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, JASON M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,963.92 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JAY M, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,963.03 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIVERZANI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $111,962.30 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOELLHOF, ERIC S Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $111,961.54 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FODOR, PAUL I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $111,961.35 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLNER, TREVOR M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,958.09 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOSIKOVSKY, MARINA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,957.91 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FELICITO Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,956.78 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, DEBORAH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,956.40 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT MITSCHOW, MARGOT S Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $111,956.13 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RUBY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,953.66 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASIN, ANDREW B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,953.03 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILBERT, BRIAN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $111,952.93 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONALD F Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $111,951.93 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, DIANE L Employer name Ontario County Amount $111,951.92 Date 08/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLI PAOLI, GENE Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $111,951.12 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $111,950.25 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-ISHAI, GUY Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,950.07 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINO, RICHARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,949.94 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUFT, IRENE M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $111,949.19 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFANO, VINCENT P Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $111,946.45 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKLEY, MICHAEL K Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,946.06 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODA-KEARSE, REBECCA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $111,946.05 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKHLIN, STEVE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,943.60 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DONALD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,943.47 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANE, LAWRENCE R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,943.17 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, RITA JEAN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,942.17 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, DAVID Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $111,941.93 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDES, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,941.07 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHER, NANCY B Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $111,940.88 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETZLAFF, SHAWN T Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $111,940.66 Date 08/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODAK, AMY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,940.20 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATINA, RAYMOND P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $111,939.95 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTOMA, PAUL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $111,939.61 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, GREGG G Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $111,939.60 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, CHUNG-CHING Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,935.40 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSITORE, ELSA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,933.89 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALDONE, MICHAEL P Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $111,933.88 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROSALIE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,933.49 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUKHERJEE, SOMNATH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,933.20 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELY, RICHARD D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $111,931.87 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, JOHN A Employer name Erie County Amount $111,930.75 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGGO, YVONNE N Employer name Rockland County Amount $111,928.51 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, SUSAN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,927.69 Date 01/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, RYAN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,927.62 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, CLAIRON D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $111,925.92 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, YVETTE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,925.74 Date 05/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, LORIA J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $111,925.36 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, ARTHUR M Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,925.04 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENAULT, PAUL C Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $111,923.48 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System