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 SWINGRUBER-SPROTBERY, JILL P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $134,485.09 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODSKY, ALLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,482.68 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINELLI, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,478.49 Date 03/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, JOHN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,478.49 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEUPLEIN, EDWARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,472.29 Date 06/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, ALICE R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $134,472.09 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLANTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $134,469.17 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLETTE, EBONY M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $134,467.15 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBUCCI, KRISTEE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $134,464.35 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, BRIAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,464.28 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNY, THOMAS P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $134,463.78 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BARBARA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $134,462.49 Date 06/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,459.65 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PULIZZI, FRANK P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,458.02 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINH, PHILLIP L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,458.00 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, PAUL R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $134,454.04 Date 12/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADKE, MICHAEL L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $134,448.07 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JARNETTE, ERIC Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,441.61 Date 07/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, ROBERT G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,441.38 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, CARL W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $134,439.23 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, JANET V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $134,434.66 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, JEFFREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,427.96 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERRON, KATHLEEN S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $134,427.19 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFORTE, CLEMENT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,426.68 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ROGER A Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $134,426.45 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, MARSHALL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $134,426.13 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGIN, NEIL O Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $134,424.93 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH, ALAN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,424.00 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, WILLIAM G Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,421.65 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMEONIDIS, NICHOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,420.00 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $134,420.00 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPER, HERBERT C, III Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $134,418.99 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, LAURA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $134,416.93 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,415.62 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DANIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,414.30 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,413.74 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STADLER, CHARLES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,412.50 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, DOWEN C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $134,410.19 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIECHOWSKI, MARY ALICE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $134,400.91 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCK, ANITA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $134,399.20 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNLESI, CHRISTIANAH Y Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $134,394.23 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, DANIEL M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $134,393.87 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DASKAL, BARRY S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,390.55 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZINK, JANEANN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $134,389.30 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONE, ANTHONY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,378.23 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, SEAN D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $134,372.95 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $134,368.86 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $134,368.65 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, ATEF A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,368.00 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, THEODORE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $134,367.06 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEEK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,366.89 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUDGE, PATRICK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $134,366.71 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LETTRE, SUSAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $134,365.35 Date 06/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,364.59 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSILI, LAWRENCE R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,364.36 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANGER, NADIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $134,359.67 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, GERARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,359.36 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUASTELLA, JOHN D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $134,353.24 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIORICA, JOHN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $134,351.54 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISH, JASON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,344.97 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARADINE, KEITH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,344.53 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,341.97 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, JACK S Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $134,341.38 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, JAMES M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,340.44 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, TAJIAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,339.40 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARWOOD, CURTIS L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,338.80 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TSIKOURAS, LISA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,337.54 Date 06/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARON, DENZIL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,336.05 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, TIMOTHY Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $134,334.89 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBART, DAVID L Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $134,332.42 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, CLAUDIO, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,326.99 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, GERARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,325.26 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNA, JOSEPH R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,324.18 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACCORDINO, CARMINE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,321.66 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIUME, PAUL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $134,316.47 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, MICHAEL A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $134,316.23 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, JAMES E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,316.00 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ERIC S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,315.35 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONE, EUGENE J, IV Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $134,306.90 Date 03/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, JAMES M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $134,303.68 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVINO, NEIL F Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $134,302.39 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUCEL, JOHN P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $134,300.74 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODAPP, KEVIN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $134,300.14 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,296.57 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOTH, WAYNE C Employer name Orange County Amount $134,292.60 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GICA, DIOSDADO G Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $134,290.56 Date 01/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, DONALD C Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,286.94 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILIANO, MICHAEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $134,285.77 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, GAVIN B Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $134,283.87 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, KELLY S Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $134,281.22 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOLK, JOHN H Employer name Westchester County Amount $134,277.12 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHARLES, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,275.99 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE IULIO, JOHN M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $134,275.75 Date 07/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, STEVEN N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $134,274.81 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLA, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $134,274.57 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $134,267.10 Date 12/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, DENNIS R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $134,262.05 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNIER, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $134,259.35 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNURR, RICHARD S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $134,256.00 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNFELD, STEVEN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $134,245.18 Date 01/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System