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 LUCAS, DARRYL C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $110,074.37 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERR, DENISE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,074.20 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTHRA, NELSON Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $110,074.17 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, PAUL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,071.42 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIORNI, RICHARD G Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $110,071.24 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, BRENDAN J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $110,071.12 Date 01/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DONALD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,071.02 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, JOHN J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $110,070.62 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $110,070.57 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, EMERSON R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,069.81 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ERIC A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $110,069.46 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SCOTT P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $110,068.54 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $110,067.32 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KEVIN P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $110,066.73 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, THOMAS P, III Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $110,065.58 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PISANI, LAURA R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $110,063.92 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASCELLO, MARY T Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,063.90 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWALD, LESTER B, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,063.23 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOVACH, NANCY C Employer name Lewis County Amount $110,063.10 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERR, DARLEEN A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $110,061.24 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, FEI Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $110,060.31 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KERRY-ANN N Employer name Department of Health Amount $110,059.34 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRON, NINA E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $110,059.23 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOREY, JOHN W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $110,057.93 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, MICHELE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,057.55 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITO, JOHN R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $110,057.44 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, MILISSA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $110,057.33 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, JASON C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,057.11 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PISZCZATOWSKI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $110,053.91 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFLER, PATRICK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $110,052.37 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONHEIM, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,052.09 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, PAUL F Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $110,051.41 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTANZA, MICHAEL R, III Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $110,048.12 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKARON, ARKADIY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $110,047.39 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORYCINSKI, ROBERT K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $110,044.07 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIREMAMMANO, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $110,042.81 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, DONALD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,042.54 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, MARK W Employer name Village of Massena Amount $110,041.63 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARKIS, THOMAS A Employer name Monroe County Amount $110,040.21 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILION, JOHN F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $110,038.65 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENERIELLO, ANTHONY G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $110,038.40 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNEYEV, YEVGENIY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,038.17 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUBINSKI, TONYA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,038.14 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, STACEY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $110,037.47 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEGGE, STEPHEN R Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $110,035.22 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, KATHERINE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $110,034.76 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCOGLIANO, BARBARA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $110,034.32 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLEIN, STEVEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $110,030.10 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULYMA, STEPHANIE I Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $110,029.92 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, KEVIN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,027.64 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, THOMAS C, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $110,027.16 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, KEVIN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,025.63 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETTE, LAWRENCE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $110,024.70 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE ROBINSON, BARBARA S Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $110,024.67 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, BRADFORD G Employer name Nassau County Amount $110,023.72 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBELO, ADRIAL Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $110,021.43 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $110,020.84 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RACHEL K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $110,020.64 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, DAVID C Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $110,019.67 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Kent Amount $110,017.84 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALEH, ATEF Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $110,016.32 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTRO, AARON Q Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,015.22 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLANTONI, BRIAN A Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $110,015.02 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIOLI, BRUNO Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $110,013.68 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERULLI, LOUIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,012.45 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, RAYMOND L, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,012.13 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $110,011.93 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, MARK S Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $110,010.78 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARROW, DAVID G, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $110,009.49 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, GREGORY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $110,009.48 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, NIGEL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $110,009.30 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTT, JOHN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $110,007.79 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, DAVID Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $110,007.73 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICKE, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $110,007.42 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLI, THOMAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,006.00 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAN, MUSTAFA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $110,006.00 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAZZO, JEFFREY C Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $110,001.89 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, CONSTANCE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $110,001.19 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $110,000.87 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEODATO, MARK A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $110,000.37 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERELLA, ALAN O Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $110,000.25 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUVIN, CAROLINE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $110,000.02 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JASON C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $110,000.02 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $110,000.02 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMFT, ERIC J Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $110,000.02 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, GEMMA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $109,998.45 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, RONALD D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $109,996.16 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,994.97 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, STEPHEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,994.29 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUR, SUSHMA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $109,994.02 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLETANO, BRIAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,993.57 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, RUPERTO, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,992.66 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBATE, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $109,990.61 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,990.21 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOREN, STEPHEN B Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $109,990.10 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, FREDERICK H Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $109,988.40 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KINNON, THOMAS M Employer name Erie County Amount $109,985.74 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, PATRICIA Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $109,983.60 Date 01/25/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBURN, JUDY N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $109,983.11 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARD, TINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $109,983.03 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System