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 ROBINSON, DERRICK M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $108,053.85 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JEREMY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,053.79 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORRADO, JOSEPH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,052.39 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPILLO, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,051.82 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, AARON M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $108,050.08 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLTERMAN, KAREN L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,048.08 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ANNE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $108,047.80 Date 10/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, EDWARD Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,046.14 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDGE, JANET Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $108,045.60 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYER, DIANE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,044.40 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ELISA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $108,044.37 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, DOMENICK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,042.59 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIONISIO, LORRETTA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,042.55 Date 10/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GUILLERMO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $108,042.43 Date 10/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $108,041.21 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASA, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $108,040.84 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFONTE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,040.76 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LEON W Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $108,038.37 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, KEVIN J Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $108,038.03 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADRIANO, JOSEPHINE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $108,037.61 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, TYLER P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $108,037.07 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, BRYAN S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,036.08 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NHOTSOUBANH, TONI-ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,035.82 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, THOMAS G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,032.49 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS PELAEZ, LINA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $108,032.12 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CVETA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,031.61 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMI, ANDREW O Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,030.94 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAR, RENEE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,029.88 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCIONE, SAMUEL F Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $108,029.53 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINLAYSON, GARY W Employer name Gates Fire District Amount $108,028.67 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MIRIAM T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $108,027.74 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, DONNIAL K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $108,026.20 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, BRENDA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,025.06 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, BRIAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,024.91 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JARVIS, ELRIC J Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,024.43 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN BERGE, JOHN, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,023.96 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIARO, LOUIS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,023.60 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, DIANE E Employer name Education Department Amount $108,023.12 Date 09/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USPENSKIY, NIKOLAY A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $108,022.63 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, FRANKLIN A, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,021.86 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, VIRGINIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,021.34 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BISCEGLIE, ALDO C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,017.62 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RELLA, EMANUEL F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,017.02 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANLON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $108,016.00 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, BRENDA R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $108,015.74 Date 08/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGL, JOSEPH L Employer name Erie County Amount $108,014.68 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONKALA, DARRELL A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $108,014.44 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,014.18 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLER, KARLA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,013.51 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JOHN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,013.24 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKANMU, OLANIYI L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $108,012.91 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, FREDRICK Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $108,012.43 Date 01/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIGUEL Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $108,012.38 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAN, STEPHEN B Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,011.02 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRICK, TRACY D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,009.27 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRONUOVO, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,008.31 Date 08/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOHN F Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $108,007.63 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CYNTHIA R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $108,007.35 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, FASHAWN M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $108,006.00 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAURINE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,005.32 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEMAN, JULIE A Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $108,003.62 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, RUTH L Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $108,003.62 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHARAR, FRANCIS J Employer name Rockland County Amount $108,003.19 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, WESLEY D Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $108,001.65 Date 07/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKERT, MATHEW P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,001.63 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMPTON, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,000.76 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDERPOOL, JOEL T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,000.23 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGHAM, JOANN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $108,000.10 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANTE, BARBARA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,998.55 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, JAMES P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $107,998.17 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIPANI, NICHOLAS S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,996.74 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASS, MARK J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $107,996.57 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTAIA, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $107,995.96 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BONNIE H Employer name Erie County Amount $107,995.73 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITTMAR, CHARLES W. Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $107,995.52 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $107,994.77 Date 06/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, GERARD J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $107,994.67 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRANT B Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,993.41 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGGUES, ALFRED W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,991.50 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARGERUM, EUGENE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,991.35 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $107,991.20 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARTIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $107,990.67 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, MATTHEW R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $107,990.44 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, SHEILA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,989.11 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYVILLE, GEORGE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,988.30 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMANT, RAGHUNANDAN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $107,987.37 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLENHORN, DAVID N Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,987.05 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, ELLEN D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,986.81 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RUSSELL R Employer name Orange County Amount $107,985.18 Date 08/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIN, LIMING Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,984.80 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARIO, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $107,984.12 Date 11/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HUGO R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,982.59 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKOS, JOAN C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $107,980.42 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABY, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $107,979.30 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, GARY Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $107,978.38 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEMERSMA, ERICA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,976.96 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEST, KRISTY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,976.82 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMNIEWICZ, VALENTINE T, JR Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $107,975.68 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOPP, BRIAN R Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $107,974.99 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, THOMAS A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $107,972.34 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System