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 RODRIGUEZ, DANA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,106.28 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGEL, HOPE B Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $152,101.82 Date 03/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, BRYAN C Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $152,098.12 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMP, STEVEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,097.47 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALABERRIOS, RAFAEL A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $152,094.91 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPAKIS, MARIA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $152,085.41 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMAN, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,073.71 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUSHARME, CHRISTA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,065.46 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, GAIL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $152,062.27 Date 03/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEDMAN, SPENCER B Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $152,057.85 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POERIO, MAUREEN Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $152,056.19 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACERO, JOSEPH L, III Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $152,051.14 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODIN, ALAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,049.99 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUES, BRIAN W Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $152,041.87 Date 03/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $152,041.01 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREISS, DONALD R Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $152,038.16 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGRICH, JAY A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $152,035.29 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, THOMAS C Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $152,029.24 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALNWICK, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,027.47 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAUDIOSO, JOHNPETER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,026.12 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, JOHN P, JR Employer name City of Rye Amount $152,022.30 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLWATER, GREGORY, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,019.34 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEMENZ, DAVID A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $152,018.79 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,010.44 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, STEVEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,009.74 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEALY, TROY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,004.41 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCULTORE, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,003.08 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLAN, PHILIP C Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $151,999.90 Date 04/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,996.70 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, DANIEL C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $151,989.97 Date 07/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, SHARON B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,989.48 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,987.16 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUSSMAN, DEAN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,984.74 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIGANO, SALVATORE M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $151,982.03 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDEMANN, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,980.71 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRWANEPPS, ROBERTA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $151,980.19 Date 11/28/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUITERMAN, ERIC R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,977.43 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, KOREY K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $151,974.15 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, RONALD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,970.14 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOATCH, CARLTON N, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,967.31 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAIG, MIRZA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,964.80 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BERNARDO, MARK A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $151,959.49 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANNUM, SANDRA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $151,948.39 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APARICIO, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,941.86 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DERMOTT, KEVIN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,936.40 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RICHARD W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,936.23 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESTY, BRINTON C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,935.29 Date 09/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERING, LORI A Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,932.04 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILLIEBREW, HERMAN R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $151,928.45 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEPLIC, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,926.22 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANZENBERGER, JOHN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $151,926.20 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, BRENNAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,925.19 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONBOY, JAMES E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $151,915.71 Date 01/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GEEN, DONALD G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $151,915.71 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, VALERIE G Employer name Yates County Amount $151,915.71 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, GREGORY S Employer name Oswego County Amount $151,915.67 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELOVE, JOEL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $151,915.67 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KIRK O Employer name Tioga County Amount $151,915.67 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEN, MARK D Employer name Cortland County Amount $151,915.66 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JEFFREY S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $151,915.66 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, LEANNE K Employer name Lewis County Amount $151,915.66 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, GREGORY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $151,915.66 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, FRANK D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,909.78 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WU, STEVEN C Employer name Department of Law Amount $151,908.70 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JANICE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,908.57 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMASSO, LAWRENCE J Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $151,903.25 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, RYAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,886.50 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCA, DAVID J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $151,884.29 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $151,882.48 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATTERS, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,878.79 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHAEL A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $151,875.38 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBECK, VICTORIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,874.17 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLANTONE, ANDREW M Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $151,871.58 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEFITZ, ELISA L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $151,869.42 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENO, SANIATA FE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,865.90 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, DAVID L Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $151,864.81 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUGHMAN-AMIN, MERLYN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,858.20 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, KEVIN D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $151,856.28 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, MICHAEL Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $151,853.30 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LEONARD A Employer name Westchester County Amount $151,850.48 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, ELLEN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $151,840.20 Date 03/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, JAMES G Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $151,838.74 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ESPOSITO, STEPHEN G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $151,833.24 Date 04/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIPPOLYTE, KARL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $151,833.22 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASSIMATIS, PETER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,832.45 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARK T Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $151,828.11 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOS-MARABLE, PAMELA Employer name Westchester County Amount $151,827.83 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APMANN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,822.81 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICCIO, ANA EVELYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $151,820.72 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEADES, STEVEN B Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $151,816.84 Date 05/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $151,811.70 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DERRICK D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,804.49 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JERMAINE Q Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,802.65 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLISTRI, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,800.89 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $151,799.56 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERKIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $151,795.83 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEN, DANIEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $151,794.36 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALTON, EILEEN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $151,788.00 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDEN, ROGER A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $151,786.35 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, KYLE W Employer name Nassau County Amount $151,779.92 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System