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 DOLAN, STACEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,586.77 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONBOY, WILLIAM F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,580.97 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPORAL, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $136,579.92 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FRANKLIN G, JR Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $136,579.14 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, QUENTIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,577.54 Date 06/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWCZARZAK, THOMAS D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,575.37 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALAIS, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $136,574.15 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,571.12 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAZAK, RICHARD K Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,570.21 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, GARY M Employer name Department of Law Amount $136,566.86 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERUSSI, ANTHONY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $136,564.39 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROQUADIO-PONS, DALE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,559.38 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,553.77 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITRIN, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,553.72 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIASULLO, LAWRENCE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,550.09 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIEBOWITZ, NANCY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $136,547.72 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOCCHETTI, TINA E Employer name Education Department Amount $136,546.83 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,544.04 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA VERA, DAMIEN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $136,539.30 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCO, KRIS B Employer name Westchester County Amount $136,539.25 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHELL, MICHAEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,537.23 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JAHMAR E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $136,531.62 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATAVERO, JOSEPH R Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $136,531.25 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTINGER, MARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $136,527.53 Date 03/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM A Employer name Westchester County Amount $136,526.03 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALAUTTI, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,526.00 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, ANTONIO M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,524.74 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDITA, FRANK A Employer name Erie County Amount $136,523.33 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWOBODA, KERN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,515.71 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEY, TORREY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $136,509.67 Date 08/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWKINS, JUNIOR A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $136,509.28 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JONNA T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $136,507.42 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERRELL, CAROL Employer name Westchester County Amount $136,506.56 Date 08/04/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALBO, BRUCE J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $136,503.60 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, PAUL Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $136,503.60 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER, JEFFREY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $136,503.60 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, PAUL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,500.00 Date 06/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOPKO, STEPHEN G Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $136,499.51 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, JAMES D Employer name Rockland County Amount $136,499.03 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, AARON C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,495.76 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAHEEN, ELI H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,494.76 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINER, RANDY E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $136,494.33 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, ADAM C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $136,493.72 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $136,492.39 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIMPHIUS, PHILIP Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,489.83 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, GABRIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,488.56 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOHWALD, RONALD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,486.49 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MARIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,485.92 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURNEY, COLLIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,484.93 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARAIVA, LISDALIA I Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $136,482.10 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSBECK, RICHARD J, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,480.30 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPODONICO, PABLO L Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,478.29 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLURKIN, WILLIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,476.83 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTH, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,472.90 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, ERIC A Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $136,472.25 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANTHONY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,471.52 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEN, DONNA A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $136,470.70 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEADO, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $136,470.68 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLETO, ANNE G Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $136,470.68 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLPITTS, DENNIS T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,468.31 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEDELL, GARY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,466.40 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CYPRESS, TESS J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $136,462.97 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, DENNIS M, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,462.59 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIEL V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,460.86 Date 03/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CHARLES K Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $136,460.80 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JOSHUA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,458.77 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIDGETTE, DONALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,458.52 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGWER, TODD R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,454.88 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAHEY, STEVEN J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $136,454.27 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, LOUIS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,452.00 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGANGA, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $136,451.44 Date 05/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, MARK A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $136,448.52 Date 05/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $136,448.39 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANO, MADELIN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $136,447.58 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, LINDA D Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $136,447.21 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, MARK Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $136,444.25 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, CONRAD W Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $136,443.96 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGUIRE, DARRIN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $136,439.14 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORVILAUGUSTIN, LUDY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $136,437.42 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, MARIO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,436.00 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TODD G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,432.30 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEINERT, FREDERICK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $136,431.02 Date 01/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMCHUK, STEVEN D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $136,429.13 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KONCEWICZ, THOMAS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,429.09 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELANGER, FREDERICK M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $136,422.10 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, DARRYL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,419.61 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ARTHUR P Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $136,419.61 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAKUBCZYK, RONALD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,417.19 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $136,412.80 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, DENNIS G Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $136,411.66 Date 08/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, BARTHOLOMEW J, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $136,410.96 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASHAW, LISA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $136,409.75 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUTENSCHUETZ, LANCE T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $136,393.61 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBERAJ, SOKOL Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $136,388.10 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMMON, CRAIG R Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $136,387.99 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIK, ROBERT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,379.11 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENGLER, ERIC C Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $136,377.78 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $136,376.24 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SABRINA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $136,373.83 Date 01/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CHRISTINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $136,372.70 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System