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 HARDIN, ERIC B Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $124,328.84 Date 07/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUEDA, FRANCISCO F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,323.10 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROPEUSCHEK, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,322.85 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIS, RONALD S, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,322.15 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUELL, RICHARD E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $124,318.45 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JEFFREY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,317.84 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS-GLADNEY, LAURA E Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $124,317.52 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, LEE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,316.86 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEODATO, MARK A Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $124,316.25 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, DANIEL S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,315.61 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBREDERODE, JAMES P Employer name Town of Gates Amount $124,312.57 Date 03/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARENT, SHAWN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,311.28 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, REBECCA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,310.85 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, EDWARD D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,306.73 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, DAVID M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $124,306.66 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTINO, MICHAEL D Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,304.83 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARSHEN, SUSAN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $124,302.93 Date 02/05/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, WILSON S Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $124,302.11 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADHAVAN, JAYA K Employer name NYC Judges Amount $124,300.00 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, MELANIE R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,295.82 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOENHERR, MARK T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $124,295.33 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, SHANNON L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $124,294.82 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRYAN D Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $124,294.82 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CLARENCE Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $124,294.80 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAZAREK, PETER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,294.50 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICUCCI, RICHARD A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $124,293.20 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, DENIS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,292.55 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WUNSCHE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $124,292.40 Date 09/08/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBER, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $124,290.10 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, DALE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,289.00 Date 10/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, NANCY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $124,288.03 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,287.09 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIEKIELNIAK, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,286.54 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHERS, JOHN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,286.17 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, RICHARD P Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $124,281.61 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $124,278.79 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBAK, JEFFREY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,278.19 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COONEY, BRIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,277.31 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI DOMIZIO, FRANK M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,276.18 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZZETTA, ANDREA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $124,273.54 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGUERO, ALFREDO Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $124,273.49 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEPSZNY, JAMES M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $124,271.57 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBERLING, AUGUST, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $124,268.83 Date 11/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, JAMES A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $124,268.70 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIRK, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $124,268.53 Date 12/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, LIVINGSTON Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $124,267.32 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISEL, GLORIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $124,267.00 Date 07/01/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELEMEN, ADAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,265.99 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNAKENBERG, ANN MARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,265.03 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, JAMES W, JR Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $124,262.58 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMIG, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,262.45 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, DONNA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,261.96 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETH, RUPESH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,261.00 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINSKI, TONYA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,260.96 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, FRANK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,260.30 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESA, ENRICO L, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,259.33 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, MARYKATE R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $124,258.77 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, RANDALL K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $124,258.36 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, EDWARD Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,257.77 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOGAN, PETER B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $124,256.95 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKER, PETER J Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $124,254.66 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, STEVEN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,254.16 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, DANIEL C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,254.02 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRUNG, NADINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,254.00 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, HALINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,253.66 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIWINSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $124,252.87 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROOKS, SHANE L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $124,252.36 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELMAR, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $124,252.03 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DONALD D Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $124,249.92 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, ANUP Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $124,249.92 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCAULEY, KEITH M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $124,248.57 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, MARIA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,247.36 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEAN, PETER C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $124,246.61 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINTZ, DANIEL C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $124,246.27 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORLA, JACKYE N Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $124,242.91 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, FREDERICK J, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,242.47 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAVACIC, JOHN W Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $124,240.63 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, CAMERON J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,239.58 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUJUS, JAMES R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,239.19 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERENCE P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $124,238.50 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,237.89 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALLS, LOIS I Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $124,237.31 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, NANCY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,228.32 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH-SUFLITA, DEBORAH S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $124,228.23 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANGELA M O Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $124,227.90 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING-CORRY, ANN E Employer name Rockland County Amount $124,227.40 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICRISTOFARO, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,223.19 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PODOSENIN, ANDREW V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,221.00 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIA, ENZO P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $124,220.05 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYLAND, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $124,218.16 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, MARK E Employer name Oneida County Amount $124,214.67 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $124,214.11 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLEN, CONSTANCE M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,213.57 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, KEVIN P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $124,213.02 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $124,211.81 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAMA, ROGELIO N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $124,211.70 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, MARK A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $124,211.25 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $124,210.80 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEEN, RAY J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $124,209.88 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTNIK, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Law Amount $124,209.58 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System