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 BOPP, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Southold Amount $143,102.05 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, MATTHEW E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $143,087.90 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMORE, CARMINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,085.24 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHOURY, TALENE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $143,082.70 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $143,081.69 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELL, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $143,076.55 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, HOLLY M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $143,075.22 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRATO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,073.14 Date 05/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ROSS Employer name Department of Law Amount $143,071.25 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDATO, PAUL J Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $143,065.10 Date 01/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,064.98 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLSTON, LARRY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $143,058.37 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUISEPPI, SIMONE F Employer name Westchester County Amount $143,050.03 Date 08/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNER, ROBERT E, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,045.36 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERLOW, JOHN S Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $143,040.17 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, SARAH J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $143,038.54 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $143,037.98 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $143,037.00 Date 05/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, LORI K Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,034.15 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURIANO, DAVID J Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $143,033.63 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICENBERG, HUGH E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $143,030.63 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLASZ, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $143,028.52 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORNOMA, BARRY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $143,026.67 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,025.15 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, BRENDAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $143,024.45 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMILLO, THOMAS M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $143,023.40 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOARE, FRANCIS G Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $143,022.97 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SHARON M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $143,021.56 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAROR, CLIFFORD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,019.23 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EDWARD A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $143,014.86 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUOMO, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,008.79 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRABOLD, GORDON F Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,003.67 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAGER, MARSHALL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,003.67 Date 09/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINER, REBECCA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $143,003.67 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,003.54 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLUM, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $143,002.71 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAUGERI, JULIANA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $143,000.38 Date 12/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESCHER, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $142,998.33 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNOETGEN, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,998.26 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSLEY, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,998.12 Date 07/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEY, KEVIN Employer name Westchester County Amount $142,996.19 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ERICA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $142,995.34 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVENTORAITIS, LAURA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $142,995.25 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEDERT, DONNA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $142,990.97 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, LISA Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $142,986.27 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, KEVIN S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $142,985.31 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRO, MARY CLARE T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $142,982.73 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $142,981.52 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,980.14 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, RALPH Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $142,979.54 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DITUCCI, GEORGE J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $142,978.30 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENISON, JAMES W Employer name Rockland County Amount $142,977.42 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, MATTHEW Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,976.73 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNES, MARY K Employer name Nassau County Amount $142,949.33 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTMAN, EARL Employer name Dutchess County Amount $142,948.45 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $142,944.18 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MARGARET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $142,940.58 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGE, JASON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $142,940.41 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEAN, EARL, III Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $142,936.46 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEMANY, ERIC Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $142,933.98 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, JAVIER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $142,929.16 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOOKER, JOHN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,927.70 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANNEY, MICHAEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $142,926.04 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, GLENN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,922.82 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSTERT, ERIC K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $142,922.80 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, BARBARA ANN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $142,921.56 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $142,920.22 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLECKA, PAUL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $142,918.47 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, ARTHUR T, JR Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $142,917.36 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, SEAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $142,917.05 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALFRED J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $142,914.60 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,912.97 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TIMOTHY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $142,912.47 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, GLENDA M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $142,910.30 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESETT, MICHAEL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,901.91 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $142,900.30 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSS, RICHARD T Employer name Nassau County Amount $142,897.99 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, RUSSELL F Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $142,896.44 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXYMILLIAN, TERRI B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $142,895.49 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGNA, ROBERT L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $142,893.25 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARGOZA, DARO M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $142,890.20 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $142,885.60 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAREGOLA, THOMAS V Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $142,885.03 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABILE, RAFFAELE P Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $142,882.49 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLOT, JEAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $142,882.20 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUTRIGHT, GARY E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $142,881.56 Date 07/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, COREY W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $142,871.12 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,868.77 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YONELUNAS, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $142,865.73 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURTZROCK, GLENN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $142,858.60 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, SALVATORE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $142,853.68 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, MONICA A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $142,853.62 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, AUDRA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,853.07 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASALE, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $142,849.12 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANDILE, ANTHONY J Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $142,837.75 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTA, MAHARSHI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $142,835.68 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, AMY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,835.66 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BARRAKA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $142,835.41 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, ABDUL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $142,827.69 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $142,827.50 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System