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 GARDNER, DAVID R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,891.63 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGONE, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,891.60 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENMANN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $105,891.38 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, TIANA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,890.19 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTING, RAMONA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $105,889.80 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANN, PERRY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,889.04 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, RYAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,888.54 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DON E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,888.34 Date 11/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $105,888.22 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, WILLIAM M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,887.68 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, PETER D Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $105,886.28 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELARDI, RICHARD R Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $105,884.36 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAAR, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $105,883.06 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DIONNE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,882.55 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DENNIS G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $105,882.51 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,880.64 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, MARIO B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,879.30 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, JOHN F Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $105,879.22 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATIMORE, TRACY A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $105,879.06 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLAND, GRAY Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $105,878.94 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, MARGARET F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,877.97 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSI, JOSEPH N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,876.76 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, GIOVANNI Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $105,876.62 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $105,876.02 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORACCI, JODY L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $105,875.57 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNAT, OLGA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,873.70 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESHIRE, KEVIN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,871.36 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, PATRICIA L Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $105,869.36 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, ERIN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $105,867.79 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, JOHN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,866.31 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETTY B Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $105,865.43 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANOS, GEORGE P Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $105,865.07 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASCIOTTI, FRANK J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $105,864.90 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTING, CHAD D Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $105,864.47 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYDER, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Hewlett Harbor Amount $105,863.10 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, ANDREW E Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $105,860.57 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, KATRICE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,860.25 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAIN, LENORA A Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $105,859.95 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, KEVIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,858.45 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DAVID W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,858.45 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYSON, NANCY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,857.02 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOE, CHAN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $105,854.45 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILIBERTI, PAUL J Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $105,851.91 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELBORN, DAVID G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $105,851.49 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHATZEL, MATTHEW S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $105,850.64 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, MARY LYNNE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $105,849.81 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANN, LINDA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $105,848.90 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISH, EMORY K Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $105,848.34 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS- SIMMONS, CHERYL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,848.01 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAK, JAMES E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $105,847.15 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALBO, ALLEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,846.95 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, MARK B Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $105,846.42 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JENNIFER L Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $105,846.27 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, ROBERT, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,845.88 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, FRANK Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $105,845.80 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNY, JAMES W Employer name Putnam County Amount $105,845.35 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHAUN A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $105,844.82 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERZL-BETZ, LOUISE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,844.69 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SUSAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $105,844.65 Date 10/22/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSO, JERARD Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,843.94 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNAL, THOMAS E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,843.24 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, GERARD A Employer name Department of State Amount $105,843.24 Date 11/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, ROBERT P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,843.24 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DANIEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,843.24 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTHUIS, ERICA B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,843.24 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, HECTOR E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $105,843.24 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $105,843.24 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, STEVEN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,842.36 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TANYA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $105,842.25 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNEL, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $105,841.19 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECUS, ROBBI Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,840.63 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STREB, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $105,838.62 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLAN, EMILY V Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $105,838.02 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JEREMY E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,837.38 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHAJI M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $105,836.57 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIA, EUGENE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,836.40 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSKY, ALAN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $105,836.18 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MARILYN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $105,835.63 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,833.66 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Albany Amount $105,832.65 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, SCOTT R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $105,832.63 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, DONALD L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $105,832.53 Date 03/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARAL, SCOTT M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,831.90 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEULLETEAU, DARREN L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $105,830.56 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, HOWARD J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $105,830.44 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-ROGERS, MARCIA S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $105,829.46 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOW, VIRGINIA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $105,828.66 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZOFF, ARIEH Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,828.43 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, SHANE A Employer name Niskayuna Fire District #1 Amount $105,827.69 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, DONALD E, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,827.54 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LISA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,827.11 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO, JOSE R, JR Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $105,826.45 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORTNICK, BRADLEY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,825.55 Date 08/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADICCHI, MARKO J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $105,825.55 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LAURA S Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $105,825.40 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZTURK, DOGA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,825.30 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEVIN P, JR Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $105,822.93 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, FRANK D, III Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $105,819.62 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPEJO, CARLOS Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,819.51 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHAN, GOBINRAM T Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $105,818.64 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System