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 MOFFITT, CATHERINE E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $108,302.26 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESA, YUDISNIEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,301.25 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINS, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $108,300.32 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTONE, LORI L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,300.25 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSFORD, HAZEL A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $108,300.08 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, JOHN S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $108,299.09 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, ASHLEY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,298.92 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWLING, PAULA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $108,295.64 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JEFFREY D Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $108,294.27 Date 09/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, KAREN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $108,293.04 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $108,292.87 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENTON, VINCENT Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,292.64 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, JEFF T Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $108,287.80 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,287.51 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIRAND, ADAM C Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $108,286.84 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIGGI, DENISE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,286.54 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE MAYBEE, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $108,286.30 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, THELMA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,285.20 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, LAWRENCE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,283.95 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, BRIAN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,282.60 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, GEORGE C, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,282.60 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, PATRICK M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,282.20 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JOHN H Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,281.86 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICEK, JAY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,281.69 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, GRACE K Employer name Education Department Amount $108,281.22 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, THOMAS P Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $108,280.41 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, COURTNEY A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $108,280.17 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KENNETH H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,279.73 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGAMINI, CATHERINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,279.50 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN C Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,279.49 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NDUKWE, FELIX C P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $108,279.08 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, CARMINE Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,279.08 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTA, ANTHONY Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,278.63 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM M Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $108,277.23 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, VINCENT Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $108,276.49 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBREVILLE, CONSTANT Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,276.13 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, CRAIG J Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $108,275.99 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS-DANIELS, FELICIA B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,274.50 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, SCOTT P Employer name Monroe County Amount $108,271.67 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTWICK, DIANA O Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,270.88 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTANI, REZA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,270.86 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLKES, SHANDON S Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,270.47 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZARKA, CHARLES W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,270.32 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $108,269.52 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, ETONYA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,267.99 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MICHAEL F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $108,267.36 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATHLEEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $108,267.12 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUKEL, JESSICA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,266.22 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUREAU, EILEEN M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $108,265.79 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRAS, DONALD M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,265.22 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADO, ISABEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,264.70 Date 07/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, JOSHUA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,264.17 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLT, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $108,263.97 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORENO, LUIS A Employer name Orange County Amount $108,260.35 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUEHART, MATTHEW A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $108,259.79 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, MARILYN Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,259.13 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, PATRICIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $108,258.48 Date 04/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, THOMAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,258.15 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRELLI, PETER C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,258.04 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICH, MICHAEL F, III Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $108,255.98 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDLEY, KAREN M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $108,255.01 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EDWIN M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $108,253.20 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DANIEL H Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $108,253.01 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, FRANK Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $108,251.60 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BONNIE K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $108,251.00 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JOHN R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $108,250.66 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SHAKIM D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,250.36 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SASSONE, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,250.05 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $108,249.44 Date 08/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $108,249.26 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBEREND, DENNIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,249.01 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INSERRA, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $108,247.20 Date 08/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINAY, EDWARD J, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $108,245.36 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, WANDA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,244.26 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFIELD, JACK L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,243.97 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESZAROS, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $108,243.62 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNONE, JOHN, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,242.80 Date 01/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCZAK, JOSEPH T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $108,241.84 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, JOSEPH W Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,240.10 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BEVERN, JAMES P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $108,237.75 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORZBACHER, DAVID L Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $108,237.58 Date 01/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALLANTE, FRANK Employer name Office of General Services Amount $108,237.47 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, MARY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,237.03 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BERNARD E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $108,236.10 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JOHN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $108,235.26 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,234.05 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ANTHONY S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $108,233.03 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, DANIEL E Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $108,231.07 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAWANA L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,230.69 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, CAROL S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $108,229.51 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPORITO, STEPHANIE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $108,228.89 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, HAROLD C, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,228.56 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHIBY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,228.40 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $108,225.58 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGAD, ARMANDO M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $108,225.45 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSON, PETER W D Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $108,221.70 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, SHARON A Employer name Chemung County Amount $108,221.31 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJO, CHRISTIAN T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $108,221.09 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACKO, SHEEBA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $108,221.09 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELWIG, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $108,218.67 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System