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 MURPHY, BRIAN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,426.53 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, NAYYER Employer name Rockland County Amount $139,423.00 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAMS, JAY M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $139,419.00 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTEL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $139,418.32 Date 02/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, PHILLIP A Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,415.05 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATANIA, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $139,414.98 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAVIN, THOMAS D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,406.69 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, DAVID A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $139,402.71 Date 11/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DREW H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,401.05 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGE, JAMES K Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $139,400.05 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DIANA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,399.86 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RE, MARIO J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $139,398.74 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-SOLITAR, SUSAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $139,397.70 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILOWSKI, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,392.57 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,390.65 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGNAPIANO, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,389.84 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEENBERGH, WILLIAM A Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $139,387.94 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CAROL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $139,381.45 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, JAMES J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $139,379.72 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGNE, BURNELL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,378.87 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUMGARTNER, WILLIAM P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,377.35 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONACO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $139,373.45 Date 08/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUZZARD, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,367.48 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, FREDERICK J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,366.26 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,361.76 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $139,361.44 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIBER, MARILYN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $139,357.80 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZES, ROSALIND J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,354.10 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVINE, KEVIN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,348.97 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIMINIELLO, EMANUEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,347.00 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KASEY W Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $139,335.66 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, GEORGE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $139,334.85 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, MARCUS J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $139,334.00 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JOHN P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $139,332.90 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,330.42 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REIDEL, KEITH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,328.10 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARA, TODD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,324.15 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LARRY S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $139,322.48 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHARLENE G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $139,319.00 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAA-DANSO, NANCY Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $139,315.28 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, NANCY Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $139,314.28 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDERA, ELLEN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,312.93 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, BRIAN R Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $139,310.70 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAMELLA, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,308.32 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, DENNIS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,307.42 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLUKO, JOHN T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,306.69 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVAGLIONE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,303.38 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBENT, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $139,300.06 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARICELLIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $139,300.06 Date 08/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVAZOS, JOE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $139,298.19 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONCE, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Health Amount $139,297.86 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCRO, JAMES E Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $139,293.34 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTTENSCHON, KEVIN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,291.31 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERSHON, ANDREW J Employer name Department of Law Amount $139,287.22 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $139,283.41 Date 01/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $139,280.52 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UDESHI, RAJEN P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $139,259.61 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREUDHOMME, EUGENE A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $139,255.48 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIPPETTI, VIRGINIA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $139,255.48 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELFORD, KEVIN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $139,255.48 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCOROTONDO, LUCIANNA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $139,255.48 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANTINELLA, VINCENT A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $139,252.48 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALVELLO, JOSEPH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,249.58 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLES, LYNDON M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,242.87 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DITTO, ROBBIN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $139,233.46 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, LISA K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $139,233.46 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLOUDAKIS, DINA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,233.26 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIET, EVAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,230.93 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERRIERO, FRANCIS L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,230.00 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTNER, IRA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,230.00 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, PIER CARLO Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,229.79 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRELLA, ANTHONY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,229.76 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT COFFIN, CATHERINE T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $139,228.78 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMUELLER, JAMES D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $139,227.18 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $139,226.95 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALNAN, JAMES D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,222.46 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONATY, DOUGLAS A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $139,218.73 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUT, FRANK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,216.39 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ERIN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,215.15 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER, STEPHANI O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,206.21 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOAN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,205.82 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, LOREEN E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $139,204.86 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYBURT, FRANK, III Employer name Town of Southold Amount $139,197.52 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAPKE, BETH W Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $139,197.39 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUADRONI, ROMAN G Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $139,195.83 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, FERNANDO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,192.39 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCK, ROGER C Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,181.98 Date 11/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHAEL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $139,180.79 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMPEL, JAMES V Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,176.62 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERZO, RALPH J Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $139,172.85 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, DOUGLAS M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $139,171.41 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSOCK, JEFFREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,164.31 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEVRIER, CHAD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,158.90 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANORT, DAVID R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $139,151.74 Date 04/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABANT, KENNETH J Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $139,151.11 Date 05/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINALDI, RENEE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,148.80 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMBLER, SCOTT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,147.35 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTERLY, HOWARD D Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $139,145.00 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONDS, JOSEPH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,140.01 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EZEORA, VINCENT N Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $139,139.43 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System