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 BUCK, DEBORAH V Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $127,475.34 Date 08/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA CRUZ, MANUEL T Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,472.45 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOZAR, LAWRENCE E Employer name Department of Law Amount $127,471.10 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPOLI, GLENN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,468.63 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDELE, LOUIS J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $127,467.14 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTACIO, ANTHONY F Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $127,465.43 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, HYACINTH J Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $127,464.60 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, PAUL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $127,464.51 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARIBEL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $127,463.20 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, JOSEPH N Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,460.67 Date 03/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GEORGE V Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,460.61 Date 01/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJPUT, ASHOK K Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $127,459.69 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANAND, DAVANGERE P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $127,459.69 Date 05/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, EILEEN P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $127,459.69 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOHN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $127,459.69 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYOE, ERIK T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $127,459.68 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTER, STEVEN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,459.66 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADIBHATLA, RAMANA R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $127,456.87 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUZZA, MICHAEL A Employer name Oneida County Amount $127,454.60 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HISTED, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,449.40 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADFORD, GARY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,446.61 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSLER, LEON E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $127,445.67 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, WILLIAM L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $127,443.11 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROESTY, TED G Employer name Brighton Fire Dist Amount $127,442.30 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOLE, RALPH J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,438.82 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLVERE, MARIO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,438.80 Date 03/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, DANIEL S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $127,435.33 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $127,431.20 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENKAS, DANIEL G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $127,429.68 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAND, MARTIN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $127,429.38 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKL, MARK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $127,429.37 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOCKTON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,426.33 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERSONS, CHARLES F Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $127,421.93 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SABLE, DANIEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,421.49 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, WILLIAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,421.30 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, DARREN T Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $127,420.59 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGILETTI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $127,419.67 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOONEY, PAUL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,419.51 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORTON, SARA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,416.04 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMENS, SEAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,415.66 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, ROBERT P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,412.68 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, RICHARD Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $127,412.47 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, JOAN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $127,409.93 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,409.74 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILCULLEN, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $127,402.02 Date 03/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JESUS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,396.97 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERLIN, JACOB A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $127,393.57 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $127,384.29 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEEFE, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,383.79 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STORCH, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $127,383.74 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOSARSKA, KRYSTYNA W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $127,383.03 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDY, DANIEL P Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $127,380.90 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMINGHAM, SCOTT P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,374.90 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVID, ALBERTO, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,374.66 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, NAEEMAH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,373.44 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $127,370.64 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, DONALD T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,366.06 Date 10/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JAMES T, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,364.67 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALHOTRA, HEMANGINI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,362.80 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, CHRISTINE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,360.15 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTTER, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,359.42 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASQUITH, AUSTEN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,356.86 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEDDA, JASON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,356.51 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,356.12 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNER, JOSEPH D Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,354.04 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, BRIAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,353.42 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCOPO, DENNIS Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $127,349.11 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAFREDDA, ANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPRIANO, JESSICA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKELSTEIN, SILVIA P Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 05/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, YAEL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SLOY, CHRISTIANA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANEY, MARTIN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERELL, EVERETT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,346.29 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEDRICH, DENNIS M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,345.28 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JAMES R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $127,339.31 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, J MATTHEW Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $127,327.15 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,327.04 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUSARE, ANTHONY F, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $127,325.89 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VINCENZO, GRAZIA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,325.50 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHMASTER, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,322.89 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAXMAN, LAWRENCE H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,322.00 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIOLA, THOMAS R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $127,321.55 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JAMES J Employer name Westchester County Amount $127,314.34 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $127,308.92 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINI, DON FRANCIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $127,306.40 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARK-ALLEN B Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $127,302.44 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARVIL, BEN, JR Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $127,302.24 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, MICHAEL A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $127,296.04 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDSMAN, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $127,294.95 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOZZA, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $127,293.60 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERCELES-PEREZ, CHARINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $127,293.51 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUSCHNEIDER, STACY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $127,292.47 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $127,284.96 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENZETTI, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $127,282.60 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGERO, FRED Employer name Nassau County Amount $127,281.58 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCHAK, EILEEN Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $127,279.27 Date 10/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERTER, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $127,276.29 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSHINSKI, ROBIN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $127,276.11 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System