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 WOODWARD, KENNETH V Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $111,922.04 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, NERISSA P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,921.75 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, HYUN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,921.75 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREZZA, ERNEST Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,921.75 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORDILISO, JEROME H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $111,920.49 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLWIG, TIMOTHY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $111,919.87 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KELLY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,917.89 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ROSEMARIE F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,917.67 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, ABRAM D Employer name Ulster County Amount $111,915.22 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILLEY, JOHN V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,912.75 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRO, CRISTINA I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,910.19 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYTI, STEPHEN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,909.54 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANAGAN, MAUREEN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $111,908.74 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHIOLD, ANDREW J Employer name Orange County Amount $111,905.88 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVAR, BRETT D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $111,905.44 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAVID V Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $111,905.01 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNA, JOSEPH R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,901.10 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CILMI, CHARLES K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,898.50 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, VERONICA E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $111,898.30 Date 03/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SAMANTHA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $111,895.76 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ERICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,893.46 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JOHN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $111,892.30 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJEWSKI, STANLEY R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $111,891.96 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, EDWARD Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,891.93 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ASHLEY EWERT Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $111,891.90 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLEWELLYN, ANDREW E Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $111,890.39 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE FEO, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $111,889.49 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEDT, ALAN V Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,888.68 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTRELLO, RYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,887.22 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCQUE, ARTHUR C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $111,886.66 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMENT, JOAO C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,886.64 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ-RIVERA, MARIA S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $111,886.62 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVEIROS, KARL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,886.05 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, RICHARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,885.13 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,883.62 Date 03/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSU, TOLULOPE O Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,883.42 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,881.75 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, PAMELA M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $111,881.39 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLAN, SUSAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,880.12 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MORGAN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $111,877.81 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TIMOTHY F Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $111,877.34 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCADO, YOLANDA N Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $111,876.54 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCINDOE, PEARL U R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $111,873.30 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESSER, RICHARD S, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,868.51 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, CRYSTAL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,867.43 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $111,866.65 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNER, MICHAEL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,865.72 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORDANO, JAMES A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $111,863.33 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ERIC Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $111,863.22 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAREMBA, JOSEPH S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,862.74 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROSA Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $111,862.37 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELL, THOMAS J Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $111,861.54 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSA, MARK B Employer name Putnam County Amount $111,858.87 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNEY, PETER J, III Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $111,858.08 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KENNETH R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,857.90 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, KAREN C Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $111,857.65 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOKOUN, RICHARD R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $111,856.51 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZOLLINI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,854.90 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUARIN, FERNANDO M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $111,854.45 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SUSAN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,853.75 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLANSKY, LINDA A Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $111,850.89 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURANZA, GIUSEPPE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,850.79 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, HEEYUN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $111,850.49 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, KENNETH D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,843.44 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASZEWSKI, JACK Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $111,842.34 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGLIANO, JOHN Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $111,841.79 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLCZYK, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,839.29 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, BENJAMIN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $111,838.22 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN-DAVACHI, MAHNAZ Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $111,838.02 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ERIC M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $111,836.77 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREVOGEL, KEVIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,836.69 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUESSLER, ERIC S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $111,833.69 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JAMES P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $111,833.16 Date 09/08/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANETTA, BENJAMIN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,832.55 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILIC, NICHOLAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,832.08 Date 02/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, MICHELLE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,829.60 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, LAURENCE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $111,829.52 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, TYRAND T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $111,828.61 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINO, RAYMOND Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,828.38 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANTHONY R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,825.50 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOTIRHOS, MATTHEW P Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,825.39 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, PETER J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,824.87 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,823.78 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMPAGNONE, FRANCO Employer name City of Rye Amount $111,822.69 Date 08/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, JAMES R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,822.49 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEEGAN, LAURENCE P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,819.89 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASNAIN, SYED S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $111,819.42 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, ROOSEVELT Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $111,818.56 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADZIGEORGIOU, LEO E Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $111,818.41 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, CHARLES Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,817.69 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, ROBERT F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,816.74 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDIVAR, CHARLENE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,813.04 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,812.71 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTEL, LINDA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $111,812.70 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, DAVID G Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $111,812.24 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTAINE, APRIL J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $111,811.12 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, PAUL A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $111,809.05 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, CHARITY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,808.30 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TANYA Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $111,803.42 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARK A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $111,802.94 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System