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 CICERO, FRANK G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,704.61 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,702.80 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, ROBIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,702.80 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELOSKY, JOHN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,702.75 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DANIEL Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $111,701.51 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMONCHAK, SARA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,701.04 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, GAETANO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,700.30 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, SABENAH K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,698.44 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, MEGHAN K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $111,698.00 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEMETTE, JAMES L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $111,697.95 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, TRAVIS J Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $111,697.64 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERENS, KAREN B Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $111,696.33 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFF, JAMES W Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $111,695.00 Date 04/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RONNIE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $111,694.96 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JODY E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,694.62 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINEO, ROY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,693.45 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITANO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $111,692.16 Date 11/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,689.90 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, PATRICK P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $111,689.71 Date 02/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELGIOVENE, MICHAEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,689.16 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GEE, DARREN P Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $111,687.43 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DEBORAH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $111,687.16 Date 01/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZERBA, LAWRENCE W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,686.27 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINELLI, JOSEPH V Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $111,683.95 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRADY, ANTHONY M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $111,683.31 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOLIS, ALBERT F Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $111,681.73 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $111,680.62 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRILLO, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $111,679.40 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, MICHAEL S Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $111,679.24 Date 09/04/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, PATTI-JO Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $111,677.60 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN-DOOLIN, LAUREN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,676.54 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANCROFT, FREDERICK S, III Employer name Monroe County Amount $111,676.31 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, JAMES G Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $111,675.66 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROFMAN, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $111,674.85 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, JOSEPH P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $111,673.32 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, JANIS L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $111,673.19 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DORRIAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,673.04 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CARMELO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,672.49 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, DANIEL R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,672.12 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANG, ALICE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,671.37 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORHERR, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $111,670.59 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HULLER, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,667.29 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPKA, MICHAEL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,664.47 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTACHE, DIANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,663.61 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERSTAND, ADAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,662.51 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCKMANN, RONALD R, II Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,662.06 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC DOWALL, SCOTT R Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $111,661.65 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $111,660.56 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,660.38 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWER, JERRY D, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,659.87 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEGATE, TRACY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,659.02 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADDEN, VINCENT R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,658.92 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASAREALE, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,654.83 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSULLIVAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $111,654.16 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAR, KATHLEEN F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,652.07 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKELSON, JEANNE M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,652.07 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSLANHAN, MICHELINE H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $111,650.15 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOSEPH A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,649.11 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINI, ROBERT V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $111,648.07 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, PAUL J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $111,647.53 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, PETER H Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,647.05 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, QUINN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $111,646.15 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTANO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,645.96 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, PETER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,644.44 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONLON, THOMAS P Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $111,643.99 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPIERI, ROBERT B Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,642.81 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, DEAN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $111,641.37 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKOWSKI, KELLIE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $111,640.81 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, JAMES J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $111,638.90 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,638.64 Date 01/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, STEVEN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $111,638.59 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNDALE, CHARLES W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,638.50 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,637.46 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARCO A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $111,636.70 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEA, CHARLES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,636.70 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, LYNNA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,636.57 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRTAZA, MUHAMMED Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $111,634.75 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACANELLI, MARGHERITA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $111,631.94 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBEY, RYAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,630.84 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, CECIL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,629.57 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOXEY, DARYL R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,626.68 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWER, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,625.63 Date 08/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTE, ROY W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,624.72 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGELE, MICHAEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $111,624.48 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, CHRISTINE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $111,623.99 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JOSEPH Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,623.29 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPONE, JAMES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,622.80 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGENTI, LOUIS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,622.20 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEENAGHAN, JOSEPH M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $111,622.09 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, PAUL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,621.90 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSER, ALLEN R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $111,619.44 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEITLIN, DEBRA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $111,619.03 Date 03/14/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEER, CHARLES H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,617.80 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,616.74 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, HOWARD C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,616.59 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURILLO, DAVID Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $111,616.26 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARTINA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,615.89 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRO, ADAM Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,614.51 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEGRE, DIANE Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $111,614.20 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, ROBERTA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $111,612.24 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System