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 LEPORE, ARMANDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,946.00 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,946.00 Date 06/21/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMKOSKI, LARRY J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,945.75 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RICHARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,944.60 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, JOSEPH G Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $127,937.11 Date 11/24/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUSZ, TIMOTHY E Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $127,933.83 Date 09/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OMAECHEVARRIA, JOSU Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $127,933.46 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANELLA, THOMAS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,933.13 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, DANIEL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,932.55 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $127,931.96 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJ, GARY J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $127,930.15 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, PATRICK J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $127,928.47 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, SHELDON P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $127,928.28 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,927.55 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GEE, SEAN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,927.04 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORK, ANDREW J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $127,921.25 Date 10/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANILE, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,919.09 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLOTFELTER, WILLIAM Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $127,915.30 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MEIYEE V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $127,915.06 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRISTOFARO, KIMBERLY Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $127,915.01 Date 03/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BARBARA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,911.15 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTANOVA, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,909.98 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUI, MILTON C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $127,906.74 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVVER, PAUL R, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,905.39 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLACIK, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,905.30 Date 04/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISIMINGER, JOHN M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $127,901.76 Date 10/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, FRANCISCO, JR Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $127,899.80 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRITSCH, MARY ANN Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $127,898.50 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, NICOLE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,898.18 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIMBLE, MARCI A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,896.44 Date 05/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, BRANT G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,896.20 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEATES, ANGELA B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $127,894.22 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSHUA, PONNAMMA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $127,894.04 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAHAN, KENNETH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,893.61 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $127,892.43 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENZEN, JEFFREY T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,889.26 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, THOMAS R Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,889.23 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPA, BRYAN Employer name Putnam County Amount $127,888.49 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, PATRICIA J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $127,888.10 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOTE, NELSON Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $127,888.10 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANTONIO R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $127,888.10 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, CALVIN D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $127,888.10 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, GEORGE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $127,888.10 Date 01/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRBIC, GEORGE V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,887.87 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANDE, LAURA BETH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $127,886.95 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, DONNA MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $127,885.41 Date 08/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLESH, ELIZABETH N Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $127,884.80 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JUANITA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $127,883.35 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORG, LOUISE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $127,883.24 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRENE, ANTHONY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,880.36 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDLIN, CONSTANCE B Employer name Orange County Amount $127,877.97 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, VICTORIA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,877.68 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTZ, ROBERT D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $127,877.42 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUGHAN, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,864.41 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, JAFETH A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $127,863.28 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name City of Rye Amount $127,861.90 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRCH, TIMOTHY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,857.63 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,856.37 Date 09/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIANA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $127,852.37 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EIFERT, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,850.19 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHNET, ANDREW D Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,849.12 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATZ, STEPHEN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $127,845.87 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RACHELLE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,842.34 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLYNN, WILLIAM M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,842.00 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, PATRICIA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,842.00 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLINO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $127,841.28 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRACK, GREGORY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,838.29 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHKRELI, MARK L Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,836.76 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTER, SEAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,836.60 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, WILLIAM S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,834.24 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, ARTHUR J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $127,834.21 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILKOS, MICHAL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,834.15 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, SEAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,832.47 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,832.15 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, CHANDRADAT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,831.24 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDZYK, JOHN P Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $127,830.46 Date 06/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, KRISTIN Employer name City of White Plains Amount $127,830.38 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REASKA, TIM K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,828.24 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGLAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,825.50 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, MAUREEN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $127,825.46 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAUGH, EVAN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,823.67 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAAG, RAYMOND J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $127,821.51 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLANTYNE, MARK J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $127,820.89 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARILA, MARK W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,817.11 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBAN, SCOTT Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,815.51 Date 08/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, JOHN R, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $127,813.20 Date 09/24/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SCOTT A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $127,813.05 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, NATHANIEL L, II Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $127,810.07 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, VICTOR A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $127,808.81 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, SCOTT C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $127,808.25 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVOURY, AMY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $127,807.92 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANOVICH, ROSALIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $127,806.49 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRETT L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,803.85 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRITT, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,803.33 Date 10/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENWICK, AMANDA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $127,801.08 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIHAK, WILLIAM G Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $127,800.38 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTI, ALFONSE D, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,800.24 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUDLOW, ROBERT A Employer name Ulster County Amount $127,799.55 Date 07/31/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, SOBRINA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,799.27 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRERO, JUSTIN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,796.34 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System