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 FISCHER, MARVIN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $129,576.83 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILT, JUSTIN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,576.78 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SADAT, MOHAMMED A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,576.31 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EIFFEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,574.21 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUNA, JOSEPH A, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $129,574.17 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBAIRE R Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $129,573.73 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSH, SCOTT W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,573.60 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO ECAL, GRACE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $129,568.92 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MATTHEW V Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $129,565.16 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASANO, BENJAMIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,565.00 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPERSMITH, TED Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $129,563.48 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAYIANAKIS, PEGGY Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $129,560.28 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, BRIAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,559.43 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, DAVID L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $129,557.16 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CHRISTIAN N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,555.83 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELDE, LORNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,549.20 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREADY, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,548.51 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, DANIEL T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $129,545.22 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDY, THOMAS F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,542.29 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COULON, JASON E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,542.28 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALK, WILLIAM M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $129,539.04 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SALVO, JEREMY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $129,537.92 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, TAMIKA R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $129,537.87 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, JUNA K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,534.39 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYLE, WALTER S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,532.37 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, JANE C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $129,532.12 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, COLIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,529.32 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARRY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,526.17 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, EDWARD Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $129,520.77 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MEGAN A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $129,518.95 Date 08/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRYANT D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $129,516.08 Date 10/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALCARCEL, LUIS M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $129,515.60 Date 11/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BLASIO, JOHN J Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $129,514.54 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURZDORFER, MICHAEL N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $129,508.72 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERICO, ROBERT S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $129,508.43 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHON, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $129,508.43 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,507.39 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIMANDRI, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $129,507.05 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $129,506.87 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAU, GUY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $129,504.10 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,501.99 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, DONNA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,500.54 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, NASRIN G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $129,500.12 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TERRENCE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $129,498.39 Date 02/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGARRY, MALACHY Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $129,498.07 Date 06/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,496.31 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERZNER, KATHLEEN Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $129,491.87 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISTAD, SHANNON B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,487.01 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LAWRENCE F Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $129,481.51 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CALIXTO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,480.00 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, BARRY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,478.88 Date 01/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HART, DORRIANN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,476.24 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SARAH M Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $129,475.62 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $129,473.87 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JAMES B, III Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $129,471.74 Date 08/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JEFFREY K Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $129,471.25 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLY, GEORGE W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,470.35 Date 08/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKUS, JOHN J Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $129,468.51 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLE, JAMES B, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $129,465.42 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEDZIC, JOHN S Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $129,463.72 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMMINGS, GEORGE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,463.64 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZA, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,463.00 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENSAH, EDMOND Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,461.19 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, JEFFERY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $129,458.54 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, HERMAN J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $129,458.25 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANIO, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,454.60 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TERENCE J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $129,453.80 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, TYEDANITA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $129,451.40 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPANSIRI, DON, JR Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $129,450.37 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, MARYCLAIRE D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $129,447.37 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TYRON B Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $129,443.72 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMES, MARIO C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,443.51 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUST, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $129,438.52 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZMINO, ESTUARDO D Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $129,436.88 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DUSTIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,436.80 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, TOBY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,436.20 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATEHOS, JENNIFER M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $129,434.50 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $129,430.17 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERS, DAVID G Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,429.92 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MASTER, DAVID M Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,429.92 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, BARRY R Employer name Department of Health Amount $129,429.92 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOW, STEVEN R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $129,429.92 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, RONALD F Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $129,429.92 Date 06/05/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEFYT, JAMES J DEWAAL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $129,429.92 Date 06/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOHN G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $129,429.92 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ARTHUR S Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $129,429.92 Date 08/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIHER, DENNIS M Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $129,429.92 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, DONNA M Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $129,429.92 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, WINIFRED M Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $129,429.92 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JOSEPH W Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $129,429.92 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCHTARIK, ROBERT G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $129,429.92 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JOHN J Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $129,420.59 Date 05/04/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAURTHENS, SHARON L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $129,419.42 Date 02/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALLIS, STEVE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $129,417.92 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARATTO, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $129,416.20 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNER, PAUL H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,416.16 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPITZBERG, SAMUEL L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $129,416.01 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACZKIEWICZ, PETER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,407.40 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBATO, ROBERT M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $129,404.85 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANEY, JOHN E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $129,399.95 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System