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 CARLIN, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $132,637.06 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $132,632.78 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLENBENZ, KENNETH W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,631.74 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ALEXANDER E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,630.32 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,629.73 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, GILBERT Employer name City of White Plains Amount $132,627.43 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAAB, JOSEPH T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $132,626.25 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPENHAVER, ALLISON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $132,623.01 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCHKENASY, LISA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $132,621.84 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, ALLAN I Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $132,611.75 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHDE, REGAN P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $132,609.50 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKSON, MELISSA H Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $132,609.50 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, MICHAEL S Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $132,608.86 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, JOHN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,606.70 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IZZO, KATHERINE M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $132,601.99 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, WESLEY K Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $132,600.91 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEKI, REZA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,600.00 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKSON, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $132,599.02 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, RUSSELL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,588.12 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRIZIO, DAVID Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $132,586.25 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, LOUIS E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,582.63 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONK, BRYAN A Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $132,580.60 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWALSKI, TIMOTHY A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $132,579.26 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,575.07 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,574.67 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADDOCK, GREGORY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,568.79 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERK, DONALD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,565.49 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNER, CARYN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,565.49 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOHN L Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $132,561.60 Date 06/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTEROUR, JOHN W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $132,559.29 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, RHYREEF M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $132,558.39 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKNIGHT, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $132,557.32 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUKHERJI, SHARINE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $132,557.10 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADORE, MICHAEL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,554.75 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNAO, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,551.22 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEACE, PETER F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,550.84 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, WILTENA F Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $132,550.34 Date 01/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,543.12 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIA, MIGUEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,542.34 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNORS, AARON F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,540.59 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNEAUD-ST JOHN, ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $132,539.66 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAVITO, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,535.00 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLORAN, PAMELA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,535.00 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,535.00 Date 08/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINARIO, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,535.00 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,535.00 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOOTHOFF, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,535.00 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGERLY, MARK T Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $132,534.90 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, JEFFREY D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $132,534.90 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLL, CHARLENE A Employer name Hillside Public Library Amount $132,531.60 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $132,531.10 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORUSCIO, GARY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,529.36 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSTIE, PETER T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,528.93 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE, EDWARD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,524.49 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANGELA M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $132,520.69 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMETH, FRED J, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $132,520.47 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKOWSKI, HENRY N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,517.19 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOROCCO, PAUL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,515.48 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABROWICZ, CHERYL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $132,514.69 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUAGHA, IFEYINWA O Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $132,512.76 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGARRA, EMERSON Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $132,511.14 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, BRIAN P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $132,509.75 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAN, JONG L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $132,509.10 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JOHN P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $132,509.10 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, STEVEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $132,509.10 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, JAMES P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,506.37 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, EDWARD, JR Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $132,502.79 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CARMELO, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,502.33 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC LEAN, JOCELYN A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $132,498.92 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSORIO, ANGELA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,497.48 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONIN, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $132,493.70 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, MOHAMMAD MAZIBUR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $132,492.72 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUMBA, CORAZON J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,492.28 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONIONS, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $132,491.86 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIPCZYNSKI, LORI ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,490.96 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSWORTH, JUDI R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $132,490.54 Date 10/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONETTA, AARON M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $132,489.06 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPORUSCIO, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,488.59 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANGEMI, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,487.66 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESTER, DANIEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,482.67 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATHAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $132,482.20 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINO, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $132,480.96 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARITZ, DAVID C Employer name Erie County Amount $132,479.58 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, JUDITH E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $132,471.41 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJARAMAN, THIRUNAVUKARASU Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,470.30 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNIN, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,465.85 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARENT, TODD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,465.29 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROMBINO, JAMISON J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $132,460.48 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGNANO, VINCENT Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,460.36 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WINSTON C Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $132,459.27 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERICK, GREGORY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,457.61 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, JOHN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,456.22 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLT, JAMES R, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $132,452.62 Date 07/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALISE, BENJAMIN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,451.87 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADMIRE, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $132,451.78 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JIM Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $132,450.15 Date 11/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUDEK, JANE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,449.16 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, JOHN V Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $132,449.10 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $132,447.15 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACONETTI, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $132,445.30 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System