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 WILSON, TRAVIS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,932.96 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, DAVID W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $120,930.66 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, PETER Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $120,928.59 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORGAN, STEVEN E Employer name Barnard Fire District Amount $120,922.91 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUHLMAN, ALISON L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $120,922.36 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JEFFRY R Employer name Village of Walden Amount $120,921.82 Date 04/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIRALDEZ, ERNESTO Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $120,919.60 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PAUL R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,919.35 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRIMAS, MONA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $120,915.50 Date 08/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEND, WALTER, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,907.99 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ANDREW G Employer name Department of Law Amount $120,905.95 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAMPINATO, VINCENT J Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $120,904.45 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, COONEY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,902.41 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDICI, JOHN Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $120,901.85 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENTINI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,900.34 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARSE, MICHAEL J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $120,896.55 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINICH, WILLIAM A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGROSA, CLIFFORD S Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOS SANTOS, MANUAL A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGIU, CORNELIA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, DAVID L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 02/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPARCO, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ANTHONY Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MAUREEN C Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUE, SHAMSUL I Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $120,891.26 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUB, ROBERT G Employer name Nassau County Amount $120,890.68 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CHARLAINA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $120,887.86 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJTOCH, SUSAN F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $120,887.74 Date 08/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, FRANK S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,886.11 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILANA, JAMES T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $120,884.65 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACHADO, IRMA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $120,882.35 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, STEPHEN F Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $120,881.61 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, LESLIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,879.95 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYS, JAMES A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $120,874.10 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATON, KEVIN Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $120,873.76 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURESHI, GULAMMOHIYUDDIN N Employer name Department of Health Amount $120,873.48 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, MARIA ASELA T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,873.48 Date 12/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGOLA, RICHARD A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,870.90 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, RENEE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,870.08 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEGELES, LAWRENCE S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $120,869.65 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, DUSTIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,867.71 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUCCI, ANDREW A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $120,866.60 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIXEL, GOLDIE M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $120,864.70 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $120,863.08 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROCIOCCHI, RICHARD A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,863.05 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWTIN, CALVIN L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $120,863.03 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAILLAT, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $120,862.72 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARNON, WILLIAM T Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $120,862.27 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, BRIAN M Employer name Commission of Correction Amount $120,859.19 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, BRIAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,858.92 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, STEPHEN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $120,858.47 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLBRENNER, DAVID J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,857.90 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMS, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,857.27 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARIE D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $120,855.25 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVELLI, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,854.56 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHETTI, JACK A Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $120,853.19 Date 06/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, JOHN P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $120,849.39 Date 03/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DONALD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,849.21 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JASON W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $120,845.77 Date 11/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWING, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,845.04 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER, TERRY JEROME Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $120,843.39 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, DINA A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $120,841.50 Date 12/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEY, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $120,840.22 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BRIAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,840.07 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DEBORAH J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $120,839.41 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,836.69 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRAND, JASON S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,835.45 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JIMINO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $120,835.24 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARIRI, BARBARA N Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $120,835.00 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRANT, GERALD F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $120,831.24 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STIRONE, THOMAS Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $120,829.60 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, YOLANDA R Employer name New York Public Library Amount $120,828.21 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JOSEPH R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $120,827.80 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYNSHTEYN, YANA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $120,824.72 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSER, GERALYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,822.40 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, FRANCIS H, III Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $120,820.00 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERINO, PATRICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,819.93 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, FREDERICK M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $120,817.59 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPECIS, RICHARD Employer name Deer Park Public Library Amount $120,817.51 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOESEL, THEODORE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $120,817.07 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, GREGORY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $120,816.61 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLAZZO, ROBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $120,811.55 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIAO, SEN-PU Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $120,810.00 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CHARLES W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,809.65 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, CANDYCE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $120,807.00 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZE, EDMUND C Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $120,806.63 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLTE, GREGG D Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $120,805.60 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBICK, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $120,804.05 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, BRENT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,802.09 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRO, NICOLAS G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $120,801.91 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $120,801.42 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOVIE, MICHAEL G Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $120,800.96 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASSE, MICHAEL P Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $120,799.88 Date 05/14/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZOLA, PHILIP A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $120,798.42 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANE, MICHAEL F.J. Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $120,797.42 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, EUSTACE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $120,796.94 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, TOAN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $120,796.62 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARADIAN, RICHARD J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $120,796.62 Date 06/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, JEFFREY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,792.60 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HITE, SCOTT D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $120,788.88 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System