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 ORR, DAVID R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $128,079.62 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMMINS, DANIEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,079.02 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURICELLA, FRANCIS S, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $128,076.08 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADZEWSKY, PAUL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,076.07 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGBEIL, DONALD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,076.00 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANDT, LISA ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $128,074.68 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JONATHAN G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $128,071.94 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, ROSEANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $128,071.40 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREVSKI, OLIVER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,070.05 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MARK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,068.90 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ROY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,067.26 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERLICA, DEBRA Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $128,061.53 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, FRANK A Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,061.39 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSIAS, BRIAN P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $128,061.36 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IEMMA, VINCENZO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,059.93 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, DAVID L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,059.36 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRESCH, BIANCA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $128,058.03 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMP, EDWARD J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $128,054.32 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MICHAEL C Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,053.59 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, DIANE L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $128,052.76 Date 06/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, PAUL E, JR Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $128,051.37 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASELEY, AUVA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $128,051.20 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, LISA Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $128,047.57 Date 01/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INSOGNA, MARTIN A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $128,047.49 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTILLA, JOSEPH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $128,047.04 Date 06/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, KEVIN S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $128,046.84 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, RICHARD Employer name Department of Law Amount $128,040.33 Date 03/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID W Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $128,038.67 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECCIA, MARIA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $128,035.68 Date 11/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAIR, MOHAMMED A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $128,030.43 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TODD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,030.24 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISSALE, STEVEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,026.15 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERNISAN, THERESA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $128,023.86 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERZULLI, SUSAN C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $128,021.62 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEMPRUCH, LESLIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $128,021.62 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $128,021.62 Date 10/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, GAIL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $128,020.81 Date 09/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPPUCCI, JOHN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,017.55 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENNIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $128,016.81 Date 09/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRYMAN, JENNIFER S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $128,016.76 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, GILLIAN I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $128,015.06 Date 08/15/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOST, PETER P Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $128,014.60 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JEREMY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $128,011.85 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $128,011.56 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGAYHEY, DAVID M Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $128,010.24 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COX, PERRY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $128,008.31 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEANE, JOY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $128,007.92 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANZA, JAMES V Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $128,007.38 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITO-THORN, CHRISTINE S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $128,007.29 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICOCHE, JUAN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $128,004.00 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUX, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $128,000.07 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARGNOLI, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $127,999.56 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, KEVIN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $127,999.51 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, EDWARD L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 01/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, KEVIN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHER, AUDREY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAEDU, GODSON I Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVANKAR, VIJAY V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JOHN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPOLI, LINDA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DAVID R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,998.00 Date 12/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERROL, RONALD A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $127,997.32 Date 04/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, BRETT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,995.26 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECHAVARRIA, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,995.05 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRELOUIS, MARIE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $127,992.59 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONDIKE, NATALIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,991.67 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOREL, EDWARD D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $127,989.22 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, CAMILLE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $127,988.10 Date 11/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGHI, ELAINE F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $127,988.10 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, ARTHUR Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $127,988.10 Date 04/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILNICKI, CHARLES H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,987.07 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JASON A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $127,984.76 Date 02/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONDELLI, MICHAEL R Employer name Rockland County Amount $127,982.29 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, SHARMINE J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $127,981.82 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNTING-HOWARTH, KATHERINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $127,981.56 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWER, ENRIQUE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,978.77 Date 04/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, ANNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $127,977.99 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADERE, ALEXANDER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,977.76 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSON, TRACEY L Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $127,977.61 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANDREW D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,974.74 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYER, PATRICIA A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $127,973.54 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEVERLY, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,972.07 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHERYL D Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $127,970.16 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, CRAIG W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $127,969.14 Date 11/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DARREN R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $127,962.83 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, JACK A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $127,962.83 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINVAL, LUIS L Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,960.21 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIFO, AURORA Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,958.66 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ROBYNN C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $127,958.58 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OISHER, LAWRENCE B Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,957.71 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, JAMES E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $127,954.66 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUPI, DAWN A Employer name Oneida County Amount $127,953.86 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, DOMENICK J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $127,953.76 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, EILEEN S Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $127,951.36 Date 05/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABIRI, ADEOLA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $127,951.04 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWKER, ROGER B Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $127,950.99 Date 02/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,950.40 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLETTI, CRAIG A Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,947.99 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLO, PHILIP A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,946.00 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, OWEN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,946.00 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System