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 NARKIEWICZ, PAUL D Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $128,751.88 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, THOMAS M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,751.63 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, DEREK C, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $128,751.57 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIO, MARC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,750.05 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MARTIN W, JR Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $128,749.80 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLI, JENNIFER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,748.37 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HITE, DUSTIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,748.11 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DER LINDEN, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $128,740.46 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPUS, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $128,740.03 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALICE J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,738.65 Date 07/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, ERIC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,736.80 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURO, PAUL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,736.65 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONG, JANET W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $128,732.68 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, BRIAN R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $128,732.68 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, MICHAEL E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $128,732.68 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLARNICK, KEITH S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $128,732.68 Date 03/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, JACK Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $128,732.68 Date 06/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, ALFRED Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $128,732.68 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSOUM, MICHAEL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $128,732.60 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLNY, CAROL Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,729.23 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, MATTHEW M Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,727.43 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROY, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,724.31 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $128,721.51 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, RICHARD Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,720.64 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTERMARK, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $128,720.14 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULTI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,718.03 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARN, MARK E Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $128,717.70 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POSCH, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,716.73 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, BONNIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,716.39 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,715.57 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALLONE, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rye Amount $128,714.68 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINCHEY, ERIN L Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $128,714.58 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, WINSTON D Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $128,713.03 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, VALERIE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $128,710.66 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLO, STEVEN Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $128,708.35 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SUSAN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,703.87 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLANTI, ANGELO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,702.91 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HITT, DANIEL P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $128,693.66 Date 08/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, IAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,692.52 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEREB, GREGORY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,692.23 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEVERMAN, KEVIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,692.13 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ROBERT L, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,681.76 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,680.92 Date 08/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, JOSEPH T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,678.51 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, SANDRA L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $128,677.76 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, JEFFREY P Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $128,676.75 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,675.55 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANGIORGI, MICHAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,671.90 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, ERIC D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,667.73 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAN, JOSHUA H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,666.86 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JAMES A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $128,666.72 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUTEL, SUSAN S Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $128,666.72 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $128,666.72 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANYI, RUDOLPH K Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $128,663.78 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, KENNETH J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $128,658.73 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRURY, LISA A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $128,655.26 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, THOMAS S Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,654.67 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, ANTHONY P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $128,651.19 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GO, MARIA TERESA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,646.06 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JAMES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $128,643.51 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,643.16 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEWELL, EVERTON R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $128,642.06 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, RYAN B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $128,639.66 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLENBERGER, MARK D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,638.22 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, FRANCISCO Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $128,635.72 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONY, SEAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,633.64 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, COLIN P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $128,633.03 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DOUGLAS Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $128,630.47 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MICHELE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,628.81 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, EDWIN L Employer name Orange County Amount $128,628.68 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRANI, SYLVIA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $128,626.69 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MICHAEL G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $128,625.90 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,624.79 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAIM, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $128,621.41 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, MIGUEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,614.39 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, BARBARA K Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $128,610.89 Date 05/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, PATRICK J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $128,609.19 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE, JARED R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $128,607.18 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROULX, GARY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,606.78 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASNER, GLEN M, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $128,601.24 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIK, PAUL H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $128,598.84 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIGAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,597.25 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARSEN, KEITH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,593.20 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDINGLEY, DARLENE Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $128,589.71 Date 01/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SUSAN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,589.40 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, JOSEPH S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $128,587.94 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPALA, ALFIO A, JR Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $128,581.84 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUERVO, ANTONIO G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $128,580.94 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRO, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,580.50 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATTLEMAN, ELLEN B Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $128,580.24 Date 09/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $128,577.72 Date 03/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAVICH, GERTRUDE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,577.66 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABBOTT, LYNN Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $128,577.19 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, GARY Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $128,577.17 Date 08/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIV, MYRON Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,576.58 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHRISTOHPER B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,575.83 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,565.15 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSON, FREDERICK P Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $128,561.31 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASS, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,560.85 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SALLY V Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $128,560.04 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System