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 VERDI, MELISSA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,261.02 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATROCCI, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,260.77 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORSEY, ANTHONY Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $126,260.44 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT M Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $126,260.44 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUERS, GREGORY T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $126,260.44 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUDSON, BRANDON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,258.88 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANGEL D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,258.27 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUI, AKBAR M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,256.26 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLANO, SCOTT L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,256.03 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,256.00 Date 01/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, CHARLES D, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,244.82 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAYUG, JASON G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,243.88 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, RITA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,243.78 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, RALPH G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $126,241.64 Date 01/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, VINCENT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,240.48 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, JANET M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $126,240.00 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZER-DOERR, MARY P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $126,239.00 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUGHAN, FRANCINE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $126,238.61 Date 10/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKACZ, SHEILA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,238.02 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANZELLA, FRANCES M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,237.80 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, CARMINE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,234.42 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $126,233.10 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLUSSER, JAMES L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,232.23 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BELINDA A Employer name Education Department Amount $126,230.66 Date 01/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, CONNIE Z Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,228.70 Date 11/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, JOHN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,226.60 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUAN M Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $126,226.34 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUCHESNE, STEVEN Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $126,225.57 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULKINS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,223.26 Date 03/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAU, ANNA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,223.24 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, REENA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,223.24 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, MILLICENT Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,218.78 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENKEWICH, CHRISTINA E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $126,218.15 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORMAN, GEORGE, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $126,217.66 Date 06/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, LEONARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,217.52 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $126,217.44 Date 06/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCCIA, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,217.30 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, DAVID J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,217.15 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREZNER, KENNETH B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $126,215.06 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, ROY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,212.41 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREBLESKI, JEFFREY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,211.49 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MONIQUE E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,208.82 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORE, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,208.16 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLELLO, FRANK L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $126,207.12 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, ROBERT J Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,206.72 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASO, STEVEN G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $126,206.17 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDNER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,205.84 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANCE, JOHN D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $126,203.36 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,200.24 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MARTIN B Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $126,200.24 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, MARC Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $126,200.24 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CLAUDERICK A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $126,200.24 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, STEPHEN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,197.00 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATINI, JAMES Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,196.99 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIL, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $126,196.28 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, DAVID E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $126,194.92 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHICK, MARY B Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $126,190.83 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCENENY-SPENCER, RACHEL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $126,187.72 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, KENNETH B Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,187.24 Date 08/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YING, HAU L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,184.12 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,180.82 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CARLOS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $126,175.79 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOSEPH G Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,174.81 Date 03/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAY, CAROLL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $126,172.96 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ANNMARIE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $126,172.68 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, NINA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,172.21 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, KEVIN R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $126,171.57 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PETER A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $126,168.58 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPILE, MATTHEW A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,167.10 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EATON, MICHAEL W Employer name Rockland County Amount $126,166.08 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,165.21 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,164.00 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUMMEY, DAVID B Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $126,162.80 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRBERG, BENJAMIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,159.78 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULEMANJI, HUNAID Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $126,159.49 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $126,159.27 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VITO, PIETRO Employer name City of White Plains Amount $126,159.13 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, KAREN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $126,157.34 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZMANIA, DAVID L Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $126,155.46 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROCCHINI, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,152.00 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUVIA, THOMAS H Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $126,148.69 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,148.10 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIS, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,147.32 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIAN, JERRY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,143.86 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORE, FRANK, IV Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $126,142.51 Date 08/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACE, VINCENT T Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,142.39 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,140.98 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSANO, ROCCO A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $126,140.60 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVAS, CHRISTOPHER MARTIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $126,139.92 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, JAMES M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $126,138.52 Date 02/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MITCHELL C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $126,135.56 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $126,133.28 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, TERRY Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $126,130.94 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDERAKIS, MICHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,129.91 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERNOW, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $126,128.16 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLSEN, GLENN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $126,127.98 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, DECEMBER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $126,127.74 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISLOWSKI, DAVID V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $126,126.42 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEREMIAH R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $126,120.81 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRASCA, MELISSA G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $126,120.79 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System