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 LOVEJOY, RONALD T Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $126,803.53 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRYMAN, JUSTIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,801.87 Date 12/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTER, RAYMOND T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,801.06 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEARY, JAMES D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,800.18 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, COREY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,795.62 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, BARBARA E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,794.91 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, KENNETH S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $126,792.92 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $126,792.56 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALFE, JOSEPH G, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,788.64 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONBOY, BENEDICT J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $126,786.92 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACURA, ELYSSA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $126,786.66 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, WENDY S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $126,784.67 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSHAW, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $126,781.59 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, HERMAN J, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $126,778.79 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, DIANE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $126,778.13 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ZETTA, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,778.09 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMPONG, SYLVIA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $126,778.06 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENY, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $126,776.70 Date 02/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADT, KIMBERLY E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,775.46 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, VINCENT J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $126,767.13 Date 12/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCA, JASON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,764.90 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINTO, ANDREA R Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $126,764.75 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CANN, ROBERT Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $126,764.21 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, ABRAM D Employer name Ulster County Amount $126,762.78 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,762.12 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCINIAK, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,759.76 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $126,759.74 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,758.28 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKE, DOUGLAS D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $126,757.02 Date 09/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURKE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $126,756.84 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUHLRAD, TAWNYA H Employer name Orange County Amount $126,753.40 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINO, DENNIS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,751.78 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $126,751.13 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $126,750.76 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTINBILEK, ERHAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,750.00 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JEANETTE M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $126,749.65 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, DENNIS W, JR Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $126,749.03 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,746.24 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, CATHLEEN A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $126,745.40 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGENBOGEN, BRAD E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $126,744.88 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIROOZ, HODA S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,744.76 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Health Amount $126,743.24 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDECKI, MICHAEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,743.11 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, DAVID J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $126,737.62 Date 11/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASCONEZ, DAVID J Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,736.58 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN-HOWLAND, ELLEN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $126,734.66 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KEVIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,734.34 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, JONATHAN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,734.34 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZONERI, SALVATORE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,730.77 Date 05/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,730.29 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALY, ROBERT A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,730.20 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, PAUL J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $126,729.00 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLOZSVARY, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,728.90 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLUM, BRYAN ROBERT Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,728.00 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, KEVIN J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $126,727.64 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ANDREA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $126,723.95 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUAY, SCOTT M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $126,723.94 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZARI, RAYMOND J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $126,723.69 Date 01/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, PAUL M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $126,721.10 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSEN, SARAH E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $126,720.69 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULT, JEFFREY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,720.21 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JUSTIN J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $126,719.46 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, ARTHUR A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $126,718.80 Date 03/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCUYER, VINCENT E Employer name Department of Health Amount $126,718.54 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, JONATHAN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,718.40 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHARLES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,716.42 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, ROGER C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $126,715.16 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RICHARD W Employer name Department of Health Amount $126,712.56 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIENZO, THOMAS J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $126,712.56 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOHN E Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $126,712.21 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JOAN V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,711.33 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVIN, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $126,710.77 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNUR, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,708.02 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOADI, LARRY K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,705.02 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKNEY, LACHONNE I Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,704.99 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYER, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,704.47 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, PAUL J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $126,703.05 Date 03/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, SHAWN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $126,701.62 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, ERIC R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,701.08 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUMSER, JAMIE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,700.31 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RATTINER, STEVE S Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $126,699.87 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COWAN, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,699.58 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DOUGLAS P Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $126,696.23 Date 08/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUIA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Department of Law Amount $126,695.35 Date 08/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCH, JODY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,689.93 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, CAROL LYNN Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,689.39 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, KEVIN R Employer name Div of Tax Appeals Amount $126,689.16 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, SCOTT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,687.52 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, KEVIN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,687.46 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEAMES, JAMES L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,685.90 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $126,685.61 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODMAN, CHAD S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,682.96 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $126,681.18 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, ERIC S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $126,680.84 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $126,680.58 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $126,678.04 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEETZ, VALERIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $126,677.59 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ARMANDO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,672.00 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEE, DAVID Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,671.18 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANDREW B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,670.89 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System