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 LOMASCOLO, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,508.79 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHARK, GARY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,508.36 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, LINDA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,508.34 Date 03/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, JEFFREY T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,507.84 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, WILLIAM P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $105,505.05 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKMAN, PRUDENCE K Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLERIE, LOUISE Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHNER, BERNADETTE M Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 06/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 02/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOANNE Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, PATRICIA M Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PAUL W Employer name Education Department Amount $105,503.69 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTSTONE, SANDRA N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $105,503.15 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAHAN, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,501.23 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VERSO, SEBASTIAN F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,501.11 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, MICHAEL P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $105,501.00 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIAMSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,499.89 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ROHAN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $105,499.38 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZINOS, JAMES E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $105,498.27 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, CAROL D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $105,497.47 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, JEFFREY S Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $105,497.22 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURDEN, DIANE L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $105,496.43 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, KEVIN C Employer name Monroe County Amount $105,493.88 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREW M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $105,493.86 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, HAROLD A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $105,493.15 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHETRAM, JEWAN K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,492.64 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, GARICK E Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $105,492.26 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DEBRA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,491.32 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN-ECKER, JEAN T Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $105,491.11 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLY, ILICH L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,490.27 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCADA-WOHLERS, MARLENE S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $105,488.92 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SEAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,488.18 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MICHAEL K Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $105,486.54 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAY, LAWRENCE J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $105,486.07 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUNER, MICHAEL E Employer name Putnam County Amount $105,484.77 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKE, KAREN D Employer name Education Department Amount $105,484.41 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBUGLIO, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $105,483.23 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INSLEE, FRANCES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,483.13 Date 04/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRMANN, LEO P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $105,482.48 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, MELISSA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $105,481.97 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DANIEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,481.68 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, EUNIDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $105,481.04 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, LUCAS J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $105,480.05 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDELOO, JOHN Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $105,480.03 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, JAMES A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $105,479.04 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOZZAFAVA, JOHN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,478.14 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAL, LANCE L Employer name Rockland County Amount $105,477.80 Date 11/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARY F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $105,477.41 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADFORD, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $105,476.29 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELLION, MERRITTE S Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $105,473.12 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIDONNA, RICHARD A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $105,472.48 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNDROW, DONALD K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $105,472.13 Date 05/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, HARSHAD N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,471.10 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNANTONIO, JAMES Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $105,470.96 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, FRANCES A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $105,470.71 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMACHE, DARREN P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $105,469.18 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARPINIAN, ANNE S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $105,468.68 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, GERALD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,466.50 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPANO, FRANK J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,465.38 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $105,464.99 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COBB, JOHN C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $105,464.52 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIL, JAMES H Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $105,464.45 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANDREW C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,463.69 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANOS, ANDREW E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $105,463.46 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDTVIT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $105,461.92 Date 09/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCILLO, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,461.60 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTWOOD, JEREMY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,460.78 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGIEL, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $105,460.78 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBHANI, MOJGAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $105,460.62 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURZYNOWSKI, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,459.58 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMANNA, AMY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $105,459.47 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, KARYN T Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,459.38 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEQUEIRA, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $105,459.31 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EDWARD O, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $105,458.44 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PECORA, GRACE A Employer name Education Department Amount $105,458.43 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIHAN, MARK F Employer name Nassau County Amount $105,458.17 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, KARL V Employer name Orange County Amount $105,456.82 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $105,455.25 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, JIBRAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,454.44 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOOD, ASHWANI K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $105,454.38 Date 01/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, JOSEPH Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $105,453.33 Date 06/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMSEN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $105,452.68 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENET, ROBERT L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $105,452.19 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EGAN, SUZANNE Y Employer name Office For Technology Amount $105,448.94 Date 11/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELEE, KEVIN E Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $105,445.94 Date 04/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSUF, ADEEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,444.90 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARK J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $105,442.64 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCKIPP, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $105,442.63 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, GLADYS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $105,442.35 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOHN F Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $105,441.05 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, RAYMOND F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $105,440.56 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGOE, JOSEPH P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $105,438.54 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RICHARD E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,438.13 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, MICHELLE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $105,438.08 Date 10/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMLEY, KAREN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $105,437.50 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, BERNARD A, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $105,434.33 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINA, JUDITH V Employer name Education Department Amount $105,433.35 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, MARK A Employer name Education Department Amount $105,433.35 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System