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 SERIO, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $135,961.70 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIC J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,958.94 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, WAI MING Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,958.94 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YUHONG Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $135,958.86 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, PATRICIA S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $135,958.86 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, LAWRENCE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $135,958.80 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, MICHAEL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $135,958.62 Date 01/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBAUM, ALAN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $135,956.90 Date 08/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, ERIC B Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $135,956.90 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTIALAUFER, EVELYN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $135,956.90 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, RICHARD B Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $135,956.90 Date 05/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN MARTIN, RAIMUNDO Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $135,956.90 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, ANTHONY N Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $135,956.48 Date 12/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, STEVEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,953.43 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONCZAK, BERNARD A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $135,948.03 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARING, THOMAS J Employer name Erie County Amount $135,947.24 Date 07/02/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRITO, GUY V Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $135,947.04 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $135,944.14 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JULIET I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $135,939.88 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINO, JOSEPH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,939.40 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EARAMICHIA N Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $135,936.62 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PETER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,931.51 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFRONE, FRANK A Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $135,927.39 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEINER, STEVEN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,922.97 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, JAMES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,918.25 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, WILLIAM F, III Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,917.89 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITZKE, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $135,913.27 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABATE, TIMOTHY C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $135,910.99 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,898.62 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARYJANOWSKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $135,897.03 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, SCOTT Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $135,891.52 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, JAMES F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $135,890.26 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JOANNE E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $135,887.24 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, MOISE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,884.48 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMERO, HANS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,881.79 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIPPO, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,877.66 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETT, JOHN D Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $135,877.38 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSTEIN, ANDREW S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $135,871.31 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACACE, CARL P, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $135,864.79 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, BRIAN A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $135,864.66 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAN, ZI Q Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,863.70 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DWANE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,861.95 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHARRAH, JAMES E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,859.65 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, TOMAS J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $135,854.75 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JAMES M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,853.06 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARCHMENT, RICARDO E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $135,852.54 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHY, JOHN M Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $135,850.38 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSTON, JAMES D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $135,847.61 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, CHRIS M Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $135,847.11 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERKATCH, MYRA L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $135,843.55 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, LAUREN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $135,843.43 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,841.34 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, MATTHEW G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $135,836.51 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEE, DANIEL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,836.38 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOSE L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $135,834.72 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICKY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,834.27 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKUNDAYE, CHERYL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $135,830.15 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $135,825.78 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAEBEL, ELIZABETH V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $135,820.95 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERICH, IDA I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,817.80 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUSCHER, THOMAS O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $135,813.97 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHOLA, PATTI S Employer name Westchester County Amount $135,812.52 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPRE, BIAGIO F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,810.83 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, CURTIS J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $135,810.14 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,809.35 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADUKUZHIYIL, MOLLY J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $135,806.56 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, JOHN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,806.24 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, MARK J Employer name Erie County Amount $135,800.21 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPEL, IVY B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $135,789.39 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUSBERG, STEVEN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,789.24 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $135,778.98 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DAVID M Employer name North Merrick Fire District Amount $135,776.82 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLER, STACY T Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $135,774.30 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA COSTA, TRACEY V Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $135,772.10 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MARGARET N Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $135,771.74 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DEANNA R Employer name Department of Law Amount $135,771.31 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIVE, BRUCE C, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,769.87 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,766.59 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, LUIS E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $135,763.14 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAR, WILLIAM D, III Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $135,759.09 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARST, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $135,757.07 Date 10/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOHLMIER, BRYAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,751.58 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERTOLINI, STEVEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,750.68 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, GERARD R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,750.36 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, EDWARD N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,750.00 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, CHARLES D Employer name City of Rye Amount $135,749.97 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Law Amount $135,748.43 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ED J Employer name Department of Law Amount $135,748.43 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, RYAN D Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $135,744.59 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINEYRO, MANUEL O Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $135,742.91 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKHOFF, DEREK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,741.16 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ROBERT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,740.17 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEICK, WILLIAM W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,740.14 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIGAN, MARLEEN S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $135,738.98 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SARA P Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $135,737.63 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCA, PAUL Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $135,736.61 Date 01/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Rye Amount $135,736.20 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, JAMES E Employer name Department of Law Amount $135,735.17 Date 07/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRELLA, JOSE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,728.83 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAUFF, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $135,728.16 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System