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.

Clear Search
Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name KOVAL, BARBARA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,289.54 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCHY, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,289.34 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANNATA, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,289.03 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEFORT, RUDOLF Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $132,287.31 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, JONATHAN P Employer name Department of Health Amount $132,286.96 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTTERLOH, EMILY C Employer name Department of Health Amount $132,286.96 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH-PHUNG, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $132,286.96 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOW, WILLIAM M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,286.73 Date 08/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVEROS, HENRY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,286.00 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHSON, WANDA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,280.02 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIENKO, MAREK Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,279.40 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUTCH, DAVID A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,278.70 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROCCIA, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $132,274.96 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MARIE OTTEN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $132,271.04 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW F Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $132,270.50 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIPOLLINA, SCOTT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,270.13 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRO, SCOTT M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,268.93 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABEEL, HENRY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,267.77 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHARON A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $132,265.80 Date 12/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, DAVID A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,262.49 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHIMER, WILLIAM C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $132,257.61 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPODONICO, ADRIAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,256.96 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDEDJIAN, ANTOVK Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $132,255.90 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAZEWELL, JOSEPH Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $132,255.90 Date 08/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, LOUIS A, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $132,253.24 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, GLENESSA R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,252.00 Date 07/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, KENNETH T Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $132,249.50 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $132,247.45 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'IMPERIO, MIGUEL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $132,245.91 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKENHISER, ROSS J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $132,244.21 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVERNA, RAYMOND J Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,241.93 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, RAYMOND E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,241.31 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRSOPP, RODGER F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,240.05 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THOMAS E Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $132,236.44 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PATRICK E Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $132,235.44 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,235.04 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCULLI, JASON J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,224.82 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IZBICKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,222.78 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETTITT, MARK Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $132,221.00 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALVO, JACK, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $132,219.44 Date 01/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGUIRE, PATRICK Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $132,219.44 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEBER, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $132,219.44 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLINE, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $132,215.84 Date 12/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELANEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,214.56 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VALORIE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $132,209.52 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNEY, LANSING G Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $132,207.91 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,204.71 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, BRIAN M Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $132,204.45 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORNHOLZ, DOUGLAS G Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $132,202.28 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, LARRY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,200.53 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISTIANO, KATHLEEN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,197.71 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBBIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $132,197.26 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRACEY, EDWARD Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,196.19 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, JOHN B, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,195.48 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, JOHN S Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $132,195.19 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TREBISOVSKY, OLEG Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,193.44 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, DAWN T Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $132,191.31 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAR, MICHAEL C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $132,191.00 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYERS, THOMAS P, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,189.07 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTY-KNODEL, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,185.20 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCAMPO, GIOVANNI H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $132,185.08 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDWARD Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $132,185.03 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTINO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,185.00 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERCISZEWSKI, MARK K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,184.00 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINI, TRICIA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,183.13 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAUDENBUSH, JOHN S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $132,182.71 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVOROWSKY, JANELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,181.07 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WAYNE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $132,179.57 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, KEITH L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,176.97 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAM, KEITH C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $132,176.42 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CLIFTON B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $132,174.43 Date 04/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, SEAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,173.29 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JAMES W Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $132,169.34 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLLAGE, ROBERT R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $132,165.82 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIACOMO, SARA A Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $132,163.15 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, MAC CLELLAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,163.09 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORUP, RONALD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,159.95 Date 01/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMER, BRIAN T Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $132,156.43 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REINKE, PETER T, JR Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $132,154.68 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODON, THINLE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $132,154.55 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHAD P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,152.87 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRATTI, PAUL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $132,150.57 Date 06/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MARY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $132,150.50 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUDELL, RICHARD H Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $132,150.32 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANDER MEULEN, RICHARD Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,150.19 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRACCHIOLO, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,149.07 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELFELDT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $132,148.72 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREMEN, KEVIN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,147.34 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, EDWARD F Employer name Westchester County Amount $132,145.25 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JAMES M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $132,144.39 Date 10/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ADDONA, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $132,138.92 Date 07/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, LESTER S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $132,136.16 Date 11/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN OSS, ELIZABETH Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $132,129.34 Date 07/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKMAN, LINDA S Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $132,127.49 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESER, MARYELLEN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $132,127.16 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, GERARD J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $132,127.06 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTO, JANET F Employer name Nassau County Amount $132,126.44 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMUS, JAMES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $132,124.08 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER O Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $132,122.49 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAVID H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $132,121.49 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System