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 FIECHTER, RENE' P Employer name Nassau County Amount $137,927.71 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, WAYNE E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $137,927.33 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, HELEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $137,924.56 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, LAURA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $137,922.92 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, EILEEN B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $137,922.92 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, SEBASTIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $137,919.74 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LISTNER, STEVEN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,918.87 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $137,917.93 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREASER, MICHAEL K Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $137,913.88 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSMAN, CAROL B Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLO, CATHERINE M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTRA, ANTONIO, JR Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, SARAH M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, STEPHEN P Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAUF, MARY K Employer name Court of Claims Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, KEVIN J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, AMY J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, THOMAS Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, MARJORIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMOPOULOS, ANN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, DEBORAH G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGAS, STEPHEN W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, BARBARA E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-PAONESSA, JUDY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSMAN, TRACEY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, KEITH D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHNER-PILATO, LINDA T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 02/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJCHRZAK, DANIEL P, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROCOLA, ROBERT A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, TODD W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASCI, SUSAN HAMLIN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 03/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDONE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, DAVID L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, JOSEPH J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENCEK, JOHN SCOTT Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, DAVID S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $137,913.88 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, AIMEE W Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, THOMAS L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTTY, PETER J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORAVANTI, LORI C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LINDA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILPATRICK, LORETTA R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, SUZANNE M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, MARGARET M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA-RIES, REGINA C. Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KATHERINE B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBER, JUDITH E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 11/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, KRISHNA K Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, RONALD J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, AMY J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $137,913.88 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITCHESON, JESSIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASADOURIAN, AMY Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, SHANNON A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KARLA B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYIAN, MICHAEL Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSMORE, JAMES H Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 01/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-MAY, BETH V Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, LEANORA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 03/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ROBERT J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKEL, WILLIAM J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,913.88 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $137,911.12 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYNER, AYANNA C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $137,911.12 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, STEVEN P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $137,910.24 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, BRIAN A Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $137,910.13 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, CHARLES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $137,908.87 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZOLO, ELLIS W Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $137,907.98 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, YVETTE D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $137,904.16 Date 01/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PATRICIA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $137,900.53 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEIREDO, JOSE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,897.25 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SCOTT D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,896.74 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DER LEEUW, ERIK T Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $137,891.59 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, GERARD C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $137,889.21 Date 01/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, ALBERT R Employer name Rockland County Amount $137,888.27 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNER, SCOTT H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $137,886.07 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIBBARO, FRANK R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $137,884.69 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRBY, SANDRA E Employer name Orange County Amount $137,883.72 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFRINI, MARK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,882.76 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULCAHEY, CHARLES P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $137,881.92 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALL, BRANDON R Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $137,879.88 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROLINE, TODD J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $137,878.68 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISTAND, HALDANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $137,878.28 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKEL, ALBERT H, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $137,878.24 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONAGHY, DOUGLAS P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $137,877.30 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINI, PETER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $137,870.48 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRETOLA, RICHARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $137,866.63 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANGIAMELE, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $137,863.60 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, GREGORY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,862.60 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JORDAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $137,862.39 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINON, LISA M Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $137,852.00 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTON, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,850.19 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,847.04 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO, MARCUS A Employer name City of Rye Amount $137,844.75 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIM, SULAHUDDEEN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $137,842.60 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,841.80 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLASACCO, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $137,835.62 Date 10/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLER, BERNARD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $137,835.57 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIONE, DENISE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $137,835.20 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, LISA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $137,834.78 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVALHO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $137,832.96 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System