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 LOWE, STEPHEN B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $135,080.44 Date 07/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, CHARLES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,076.85 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIM, DONG J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,075.69 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWBOTTOM, THOMAS H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $135,075.20 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SHAWN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,074.84 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIGANTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Northport Amount $135,074.67 Date 05/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARAMBIL, GEORGE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $135,071.01 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, SCOTT M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $135,070.74 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC PHAIL, STEPHEN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,068.84 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOTARINO, DAVID S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,068.81 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAIGMILE-SCIACCIA, SHAWNA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $135,068.58 Date 05/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, EDITH M Employer name Hempstead Industrial Dev Agcy Amount $135,065.92 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WENDY D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $135,064.54 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENBERG, ADAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,064.31 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORENSTEIN, SUSAN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $135,063.09 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINER, THOM Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $135,063.09 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDER, PAUL T Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $135,062.18 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, WESLIE HOPE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $135,062.18 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSNER, MERYL L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $135,062.18 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRCEVIC, BARBARA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $135,062.18 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCATO, VINCENT J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $135,062.18 Date 03/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINIO, ANNE M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $135,061.73 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ERIC J Employer name Rockland County Amount $135,053.13 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $135,052.40 Date 08/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEAN, MICHAEL LIN Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $135,040.62 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, ELISSA P Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $135,040.62 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOW, PHILLIP M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $135,040.62 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKAN, NEAL S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $135,040.62 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ALISON Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $135,040.62 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, WILLIAM Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $135,040.62 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKENFELD, SAMUEL E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $135,040.62 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, GERALYN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $135,040.62 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ANGELA F Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $135,040.62 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHMANN, ODETTE N Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $135,040.62 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUE, FRANK T, III Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $135,038.40 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZIO, SAMUEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,037.68 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINK, JEFFREY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,037.46 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLER, STEPHEN P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $135,031.26 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPSKI, KENNETH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,025.90 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETROPAOLO, BRIAN V Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $135,025.80 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORN, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $135,024.26 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPTMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $135,022.61 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, PAMELA D Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $135,022.61 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KAREN A Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $135,022.61 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANGARLU, ALLAHYAR Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $135,022.61 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, JOSEPH D Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $135,022.61 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $135,022.20 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Hicksville Fire District Amount $135,014.33 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNARELLA, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $135,008.61 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GATTA, PETER Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $135,006.07 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, DANIELLE E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $135,004.24 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SHAWN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $135,003.63 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORDE, SEAN G Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $135,002.30 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $135,002.22 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $135,002.13 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANELLI, CHARLES B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $135,001.12 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANSON, DEBRA A Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $135,000.06 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DAVID B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,999.81 Date 08/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JOHN G Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $134,996.79 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVLIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $134,993.98 Date 05/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, HEATH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,992.53 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOHRS, DEBORAH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,988.97 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSSON, GREGORY R Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $134,986.88 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, MATTHEW Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $134,985.11 Date 06/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEN, JIALI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,981.00 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZINO, JOSEPH S, JR Employer name City of Rye Amount $134,980.84 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVIZEE, KEITH Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,979.76 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAREMONT, TODD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,970.80 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOND, JOSHUA D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,964.56 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, PATRICK T Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $134,964.38 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIPITONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,963.75 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUELLI, ROBIN H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMORY, JAMES E, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, DONNA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 07/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JUDITH A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTA, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, JILL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKYLAKOS, EFFIE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, FRANCES C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 01/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ROBERT J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMET, JOAN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOREK, KAY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, ROSEMARIE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, DOUGLAS R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULL, BENJAMIN S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, PATRICIA A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $134,962.18 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDUJAR, MICHAEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $134,962.18 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOSEPH W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,961.63 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINOPOLI, LEONARD P Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $134,961.59 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLETTA, PAUL R Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $134,960.82 Date 03/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLUCCI, JOHN R Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $134,960.20 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, GREGORY O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,959.14 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLC, MIECZYSLAW S Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $134,957.51 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOULD, EDWIN W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,952.00 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENTSON, LAURIE ANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $134,951.40 Date 08/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYSK, DARIUSZ Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,948.31 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADRAGNA, RICKY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,948.13 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REEKIE, ROBERT Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $134,947.69 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SORBO, PAUL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,944.64 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JAMES L Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $134,942.29 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System