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 GALVIN, JAMES K Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $128,412.08 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNER, REGIS E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,410.71 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDROW, ERIK M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $128,410.02 Date 11/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALGIERI, PATRICIA K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $128,409.61 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINETTE, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $128,404.91 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSSAW, KENNETH Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $128,402.29 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALERO, JOSE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,401.89 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLAR, WAYNE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,400.92 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINL, MARK R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $128,400.11 Date 05/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, BRANDON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,399.61 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELIAS, ORLANDO M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,398.48 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORR, ROBERT C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $128,397.26 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $128,396.73 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTACIO, FELIPE E Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $128,396.07 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUJANTHAN, DAMAYANTHY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,389.58 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBORSKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,388.78 Date 11/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELIZZA, ANTHONY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,388.10 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESNIAK, ALISON J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,382.49 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAGAN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,380.40 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUPKA, KRISTIE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,379.74 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNY, THOMAS R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,378.95 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA MONICA, JARED L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,377.85 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, ARNOLD Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $128,376.90 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DENES K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,376.73 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, VICTOR L Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $128,373.70 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NINFO, JOHN C, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,370.77 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARVAEZ, DANA P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,370.05 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUBSER, THOMAS J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $128,368.76 Date 01/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETSCHER, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,359.22 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, RYAN W Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $128,358.88 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILELLI, ROBERT C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,358.85 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBATE, VINCENT S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,358.43 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LODENQUAI, MICHAEL W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,356.91 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECONE, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $128,356.88 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEBOROWSKI, JOSEPH D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,353.57 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MONICA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $128,353.55 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONENBERG, MARC B Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $128,352.91 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,348.54 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, RYAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,345.64 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI LALLO, ANTHONY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,345.46 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEGGIE, MARY E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $128,341.61 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,341.31 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, JAMES J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $128,337.61 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, WILLIAM D, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,337.53 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASNIAK, SUSAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,331.07 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUINEY, JILLIAN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $128,329.89 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDOOL, TARIQ A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,326.79 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNEY, DEIRDRE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,325.50 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, ALTHEA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,322.66 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BERNARD V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,322.35 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, HOWARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,321.17 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, ROGER J Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $128,320.14 Date 04/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIAFERRO, CHARMAINE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $128,318.55 Date 04/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, ROSALINA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $128,310.97 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, JEFFREY J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $128,310.78 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERNIN, JAMES B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,310.00 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULIS, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,307.59 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANG, DUNSHENG Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $128,302.91 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, RANDAL E Employer name City of Albany Amount $128,300.65 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, ALLEN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,295.52 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICA, ANTHONY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $128,291.54 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $128,289.67 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATER, GEOFFREY R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $128,288.50 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $128,287.98 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JEREMY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,282.02 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, PERRY R, JR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $128,279.57 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOZZAFAVA, DIERDRE K Employer name Department of State Amount $128,277.65 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, DONALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,277.37 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, WILLIAM R Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,273.63 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUETELLES, IVAN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $128,273.01 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JEFFREY M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $128,271.25 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, RONALD M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $128,270.94 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DANIEL C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,269.71 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLYNEAUX, GLENN G Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $128,269.29 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULHERN, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $128,266.99 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTTI, PAUL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $128,263.13 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $128,260.15 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNETT, JEREMY J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,258.35 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, EDWARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $128,255.41 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHERN, DEBORAH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $128,255.18 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, MARISOL O Employer name City of Rochester Amount $128,253.55 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JARROD A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $128,252.78 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, JERMAINE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $128,251.11 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JEFFREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,249.59 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEGLINSKI, BRIAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,247.96 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMMON, ANTWORN O Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $128,246.99 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, BRETT M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $128,246.95 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNKE, PETER J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $128,245.31 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMOLAREK, JOHN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,244.99 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRWA, ERIC C Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $128,243.59 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, MATTHEW J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $128,241.97 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, HECTOR Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $128,241.68 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LETO, BRIAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,240.68 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PYC, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,240.28 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MELLONEY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $128,234.80 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, RAYMOND P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $128,233.92 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, ERIC R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,231.91 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOCH, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $128,229.53 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIO, ALAN C Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $128,227.50 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, PHILLIP Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,226.64 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System