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 GRANGER, WILLIAM Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $131,727.49 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERT, DERRICK S Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $131,726.48 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, CHAD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,724.92 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEEVARGHESE, SHEELA Employer name Rockland County Amount $131,720.13 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, MICHAEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,719.19 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN G Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $131,711.57 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI LEO, DONNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,706.65 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTA, LUCAS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,700.87 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WREN, EILEEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,698.89 Date 01/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIF, SCOTT M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $131,698.54 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZIG, LEONARD Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $131,698.32 Date 11/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, RUTH W Employer name Department of Health Amount $131,698.25 Date 11/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHENY, JILL K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,697.53 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, BRIAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,696.24 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTER, THOMAS R Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $131,695.58 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOTO, JOANN Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $131,695.49 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEELY, ROBERT F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,693.63 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, JASON S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,693.16 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZEL-FEINBERG, JOANNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,690.00 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORSTHORN, STEPHEN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,690.00 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, BRENDAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,687.43 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VENDOLA, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,686.28 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIPPERT, MICHAEL F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $131,683.44 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, KIMBERLY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,682.08 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAK, MATTHEW M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,677.80 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANGER, GERALD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,672.11 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEOLA, AMANDA S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $131,671.28 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAM, ROBERT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,666.39 Date 12/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREAS, CLAY W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $131,665.30 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANNACCIO, ROBERT P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $131,661.22 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, RICHARD Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $131,658.18 Date 12/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARVIN, FARIDA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,651.54 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATROBSKI, ROSLYN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $131,649.84 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, TERENCE E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $131,649.32 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGANNON-MURPHY, MARY BETH Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,648.66 Date 08/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NATESHA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,645.71 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVIER, EMILY R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $131,643.72 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, ANGEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,642.00 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIGNANO, PAUL T Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $131,640.40 Date 05/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DARFUS J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $131,633.94 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, MICHAEL W Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,625.54 Date 02/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEERR, KATHLEEN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $131,624.19 Date 01/14/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA MONICA, VINCENT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,622.96 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLEN, SCOTT R Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $131,622.20 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, MARTIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $131,621.13 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, GUY Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $131,620.92 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DARRYL P, II Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,619.94 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES F Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $131,619.36 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIT, ASSAD G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,618.43 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRECO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,616.77 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRONE, JOHN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,616.65 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GREGORIO, KERRIE Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $131,614.08 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYLE, JAMES P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $131,612.40 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, KENNETH M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $131,612.40 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $131,609.63 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DANIEL F Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $131,607.80 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGILIO, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $131,604.51 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,596.48 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERLIZZI, JAMES W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $131,591.86 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,589.93 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATTIE, JEREMY M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $131,589.35 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JAMES K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,588.80 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARY L, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,585.19 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, NICHOLAS Employer name City of White Plains Amount $131,584.11 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, EUGENE F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,580.41 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASHER, KEVIN J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $131,578.99 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, NOEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,578.41 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIGLER, JOHN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,572.74 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GEORGE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $131,571.60 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEZARSKY, ROBERT T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $131,562.31 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFFEE, ALEXIS Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $131,561.28 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAEMPF, MARY P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,561.01 Date 11/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, SCOTT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,555.10 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNILLE, NOEL H S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $131,554.24 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, MICHAEL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,553.70 Date 03/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALISKI, PAUL E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $131,553.46 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DOUGLAS T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,549.11 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAZANTE, ALBERTO E Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,543.23 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTWILL, ROBERT N, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,542.40 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZO, RAYMOND C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,541.91 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUFNAGEL, MARK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,541.72 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, IVAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,541.66 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CAROLE D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $131,541.11 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGUEL, SUSAN L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $131,539.78 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GROW, MARK W Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $131,534.70 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PETER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,534.00 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPERATO, PAUL Employer name Rockland County Amount $131,531.14 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECCO, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,530.00 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUDENTE, JAMES F Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $131,525.48 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LAWRENCE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,522.07 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARERI, JOSEPH Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $131,518.89 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBERGER, KEVIN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $131,516.32 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, CRAIG T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,515.87 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GJONAJ, LEKA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $131,513.68 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARDI, DIANNE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,513.26 Date 10/23/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLY, MALCOLM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,511.66 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEHGAL, OM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,510.00 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTENSEN, KENNETH C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,503.24 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURHART, JEFFREY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,502.48 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPALLIN, JOHN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,502.05 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System