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 HAMILL, PATRICIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $132,863.78 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROVIDA, PETER M Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $132,862.44 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERMAN, MARTIN E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $132,861.89 Date 10/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTIS, KYRIACOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,860.00 Date 06/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, DAVID P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,859.55 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,855.71 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEARCE, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,847.30 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARLANTI, DEANE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,847.23 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARCO A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $132,844.02 Date 09/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEITH E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,841.59 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCADI, NICHOLAS W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,838.57 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHESTER, FRANK J Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $132,835.94 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, NATALIE M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $132,835.43 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, TRACY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,835.20 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $132,834.69 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAUNLAGUI, EARL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,831.82 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKSTALL, LATISHA R Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $132,826.75 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKLUND, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $132,826.52 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONOGHUE, MARIE C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $132,825.76 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIN, JAMES Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $132,825.76 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOSEPH F, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $132,824.47 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULLER, WILLIAM A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,820.54 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOCHHEISER, FELISA R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $132,817.52 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, FRANK Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $132,815.50 Date 05/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAZAY, ELIZABETH N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $132,815.32 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGAYUN, MICHELLE D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,813.12 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEY, NANCY F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $132,811.97 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRON, FRANCES M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,811.74 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGANSKAS, MICHAEL J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $132,807.54 Date 04/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, DESHADENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,807.13 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUS, JOEL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $132,800.20 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLOZZI, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,800.16 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $132,797.94 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESMAILZADA, MOHAMMED Q Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $132,794.59 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLS, SEAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,793.18 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,789.14 Date 07/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, JASON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,788.93 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAINFORD, WILLIAM D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,788.42 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BRUCE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,785.28 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC EWEN, ERIK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,781.43 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEARCE, CORY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,780.21 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORSAINVIL, ROSNEL N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,778.61 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, JAMES A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $132,776.53 Date 05/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, CYNTHIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $132,773.69 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, CHARLES A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $132,773.58 Date 04/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,770.30 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, GUETTY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,766.30 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, DONALD G, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $132,762.16 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHL, SCOTT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,759.00 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEZIO, JEFFREY S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $132,756.33 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOREA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $132,751.65 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, JASON J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $132,746.35 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PERUTA, RICHARD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,745.85 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAN, LEONG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,736.22 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTILE, MARK Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $132,728.04 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMES, ORIGEN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,727.00 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTNER, BRUCE E, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $132,726.00 Date 12/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DANIEL Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $132,725.76 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASKIN, BRUCE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,724.07 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, THERESA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,723.69 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISKELL, KEVIN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,718.25 Date 06/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANCY, MOLITA L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $132,716.26 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JAMES J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,707.85 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, TODD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,707.14 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIZANO, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,705.77 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEITH P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $132,702.25 Date 01/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISENHUTH, IRENE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,699.06 Date 03/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LOUIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,699.06 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JOSEPH N Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,699.06 Date 07/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMM, JANINE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,698.27 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $132,698.16 Date 09/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,697.36 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENIHAN, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,697.18 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMAN, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,696.87 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, ALEXANDER B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,696.13 Date 08/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, SEAN P Employer name Department of Law Amount $132,693.72 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GDANSKI, PAUL Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $132,692.73 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHON, SCOTT S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,690.20 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, PETER J Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $132,689.27 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEDOS, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,688.07 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWE, JUSTIN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,686.59 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZELLO, CAREN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,685.20 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, MARION M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,685.20 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHN E Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $132,681.93 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IOANNOU, KYRIAKOS Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,679.23 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $132,678.50 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTA, PROJJAL K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $132,676.19 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLLEN, SEAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,669.61 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VLACK, DONALD J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,665.52 Date 03/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYD, REGINA D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $132,661.44 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIER, ERIC M Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,658.64 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, MARTIN, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $132,658.25 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LATHEIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,657.46 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, ROBERT E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,653.79 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLOHAN, RYAN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,647.91 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNELTY, KENNETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,647.52 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, DIANA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,645.53 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ALEYAMMA N Employer name Rockland County Amount $132,641.18 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERSON, HERBERT GRANT Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,640.67 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, DARREN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,639.73 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System