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 HAJECK, G RANDALL Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $104,503.25 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXY, KURT F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $104,503.05 Date 10/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERIO, PAUL T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $104,502.59 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $104,501.71 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, FELIX W Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $104,499.99 Date 08/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARROS, BERNARDINO S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,499.80 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, ERIC G Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $104,499.50 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCARO, JOSEPH V Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $104,499.46 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIMORE, TASHEA T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,498.87 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNINO, ANDREW P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $104,498.61 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, ALBERT J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,498.53 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOSEPH R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,498.42 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBILCA, JOSEPH W Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,498.20 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, LAURA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $104,497.84 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTT, GREGORY M Employer name Erie County Amount $104,497.39 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $104,496.06 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $104,495.80 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $104,495.55 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, JOSEPH C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $104,494.75 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAPUGNA, JOHN-GREGORY Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,492.80 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZO, NICOLA Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $104,492.50 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHIGH, RYAN K Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $104,491.43 Date 04/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, XIOMARA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,491.31 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASHKOUSH, FATHI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,490.60 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, KENNETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $104,490.44 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKEL, AUDREY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,489.11 Date 04/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, CODY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,488.80 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, MATTEO G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,485.83 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOVICH, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,485.65 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, CHARLENE D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $104,485.16 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,485.14 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, ROBYN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,484.11 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JILL E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,483.69 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHNIEWICZ, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,483.49 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILAT, CYNTHIA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,483.42 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEJA-RIGOR, BERNADETTE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,483.21 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, RICHARD W Employer name Orange County Amount $104,482.90 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMON, SHUNAID S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,482.77 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIUS, DAVID A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $104,482.17 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, SCOTT M Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $104,482.00 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHORTT, KENNETH C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $104,481.39 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKULUK, BARBARA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,479.90 Date 07/12/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, GRACE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,478.36 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, JAMES J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,477.95 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHIO, TERRI L Employer name Orange County Amount $104,477.59 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLIKSEN, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,477.14 Date 10/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOHN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,476.25 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBIQUE, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,475.14 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINGLETON, DINA L Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $104,475.10 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDAY, DAVID C Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $104,474.91 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CENTANNI, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Troy Amount $104,472.55 Date 10/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PISA, BENJAMIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $104,470.23 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANG, SEW LIAN Employer name Financial Control B0Ard Amount $104,467.09 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JEAN L Employer name Financial Control B0Ard Amount $104,467.09 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRRITO, RONALD J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $104,465.12 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARSON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,464.07 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, SEAN C Employer name Village of Northport Amount $104,463.92 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLTMAN, KATHLEEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,463.76 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDRETH, BRIAN M Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $104,463.40 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRITZ-GARNER, DIANE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,461.26 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATOR, ANTHONY M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $104,459.38 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, JOSEPH L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $104,458.57 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHCREE J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $104,457.68 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,456.99 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JAMES M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $104,456.61 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $104,454.27 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, HERBERT F Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $104,453.57 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPODI, SALVATORE F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,452.30 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUCICEVIC, NIKOLA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,449.80 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CARLTON L. Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,448.56 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KIM S Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,448.15 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $104,448.08 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZEC, TERESA C Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $104,447.81 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,447.36 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSANE, MARIANNE Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $104,445.84 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, DAVID R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $104,445.32 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYA, LYNN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,445.32 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIOR, ROBERT A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,445.32 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBOWSKY, THEODORE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,444.80 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTHART, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $104,443.23 Date 02/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLL, SCOTT W Employer name Erie County Amount $104,442.80 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,442.80 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINK, RACHEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,441.96 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, JOSE A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $104,441.83 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILES, THOMAS A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,441.67 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, EDWARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,441.27 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGATE, SUSAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,441.11 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, TERRY L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,440.48 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, PETER Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,439.69 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ADRIANNE N Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $104,438.90 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUKIRCH, MAXIMILIAN T Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $104,438.86 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIGNANO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $104,438.35 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELPIZZO, THOMAS P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $104,438.14 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBLE, DOUGLAS W Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,435.66 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAK, GENEVIEVE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,434.77 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THAPA, JANE C Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,434.32 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANDSEN-PECHENIK, SIGRID Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $104,434.25 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $104,431.42 Date 03/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGOADA, PERLA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,430.34 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFITTI, ELIZABETH K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,428.10 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System