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 HISLOP, SCOTT Employer name Village of Flower Hill Amount $129,038.76 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRIE, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $129,036.06 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $129,035.14 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, JOSE J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $129,031.91 Date 02/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATCH, IAN V Employer name Westchester County Amount $129,031.47 Date 07/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERDT, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Law Amount $129,030.76 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANGELLA, THOMAS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,025.52 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, ANDRE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,025.35 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAIRNS, JOHN P, JR Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $129,024.70 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSEUS, BERTHA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $129,018.98 Date 07/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZKA, KEVIN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,017.69 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWE, SHARON A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $129,017.62 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,014.39 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERINO, MARIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $129,012.93 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOUB, MOSTAFA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $129,012.00 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASPESI, JOSEPH D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $129,009.50 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHERRIE E Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $129,007.88 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADEK, PETER S Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $129,007.36 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $129,004.99 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, DORRAINE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $129,004.01 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, ROBERT L Employer name City of Rye Amount $129,002.31 Date 12/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HADSALL, RYAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $129,001.99 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORMAN, GUY A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $129,000.00 Date 12/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAGLIARDO, LINDA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,999.68 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGALL, STEVEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,997.48 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,995.99 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNETTI, PAUL E Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $128,994.61 Date 07/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATUOGNO, ANTHONY G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,992.70 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKAHEN, KATHERINE G Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $128,992.49 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $128,991.03 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFINE, ANDREW M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $128,990.68 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUEBER, RICHARD W, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,990.28 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDRIM MACDEVITT, VERONICA E Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $128,989.68 Date 04/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEVE, OREN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,989.42 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, PAUL C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $128,988.66 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, EDWIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $128,985.91 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISAACS, ELLEN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $128,984.70 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KENNETH D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,982.38 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINKLER, JEFFREY M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $128,980.84 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GRAFTON G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $128,979.93 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, MARCIE K Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,977.72 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, AMIN KHALIL Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,976.68 Date 05/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELLE, FRANCIS X Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $128,965.23 Date 10/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, YUEH-RU Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,961.86 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANRUD, EMILY L Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,961.86 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, JOHN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,961.86 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFF, MARJORIE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,961.86 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, HUGH L Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,961.86 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, FELICIA G Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,961.86 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSHEE, DAWN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $128,961.86 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, LINDA D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $128,961.86 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JAMES P Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $128,961.86 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, STEVEN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,961.49 Date 08/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUTH, DAVID W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,960.00 Date 04/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELOMYZA, SUSAN M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $128,959.94 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMANN, LISA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,959.00 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,958.08 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, DEBORAH E Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,947.85 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, PETER J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $128,947.61 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAKOWENSKYJ, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,946.95 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELHOUS, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,943.52 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TAYLOR L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $128,940.90 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JOHN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $128,932.68 Date 04/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONEY, THOMAS A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $128,932.68 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNOSTRAND, JOSEPH E Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $128,932.68 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENEROSO, JAMES A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $128,932.68 Date 06/09/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKS, JUANITA D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $128,932.68 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, JANE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $128,932.68 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ZOLA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $128,932.68 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, BONNIE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $128,932.68 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYDAN, SUSAN Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $128,932.68 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MARGARET M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $128,930.68 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $128,930.02 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLAUSEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,927.99 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOGUSH, ADRIAN Z Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $128,927.38 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPANI, JOSEPH M Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $128,925.17 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, LORI M Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $128,923.56 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOS SANTOS, ELEFTHERIA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,921.95 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, JEAN M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $128,919.92 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOTTI, ROBERT T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $128,916.74 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KABIGTING, PERLITA G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $128,913.55 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $128,911.59 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, ERIC G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $128,910.92 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANINGO, ALTHEA D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,909.85 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKLER, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,906.78 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Greenwood Lake Amount $128,905.95 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, FRANCES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,903.71 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBL, ALLEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,903.20 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLOCK, JOHN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $128,901.06 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, SCOTT A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $128,897.90 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAM, PHUONG Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $128,891.71 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,889.68 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,887.68 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $128,887.46 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SHANNON Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,887.46 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, MICHAEL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,887.46 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARDLEY, KEVIN C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,887.46 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JULIET P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,887.46 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, LORI E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,887.46 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, NORMA J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $128,887.46 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System