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 MC NEE, JEAN E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $116,407.64 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, TIMOTHY J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $116,407.64 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, FRANCIS J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $116,407.64 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASTRO, NIKKI Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $116,407.64 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAS, CHAD R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,405.44 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESLER, KRISTINE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $116,405.24 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBEZAT, JOHN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,402.98 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVAGLIO, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $116,402.66 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACK, KIRBY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,400.91 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADALETA, MAURIZIO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,400.67 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WERLAU, JOHN V Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $116,400.12 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERCZEWSKI, ADRIAN M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $116,398.74 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, PATRICIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,397.66 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JASON P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,395.77 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUPO, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $116,388.09 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARK W Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $116,387.57 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LELA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,384.66 Date 11/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, JASON A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,383.76 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, ROBIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,380.74 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ANTONIO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,378.90 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIETJEN, KURT W Employer name City of Rye Amount $116,378.55 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, DEVON M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,377.88 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHURA, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,377.42 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SHERLY S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,377.39 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, CASEY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,376.64 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STARR, MARY BIRD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $116,376.38 Date 04/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOWSKI, JAMES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,376.15 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUNDBERG, THOMAS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,375.74 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONCANNON, SEAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,375.53 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,375.22 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLLER, KATHLEEN D Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $116,374.77 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, MICHAEL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,372.83 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIRRITTELLA, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,371.72 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LEROY T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $116,371.17 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANIEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $116,370.92 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, WILLIAM V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $116,368.09 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILARECKI, BRIAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,367.68 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPEC, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Albany County Amount $116,366.21 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVSKY, LINDA R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,365.80 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BEAN, LESLIE P Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $116,365.65 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, JAY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,364.73 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, FEDELINE M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $116,363.22 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, LAURA D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $116,362.51 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASBARRO, JEFFREY W Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $116,362.48 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $116,361.48 Date 06/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, DORA INES Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $116,358.17 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, THOMAS G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $116,355.24 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMORE, PAUL C Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $116,354.59 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODE, CHARLES H Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,352.72 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHMOUD, MOSTAFA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $116,352.21 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MAURICE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,347.27 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURILOVITCH, ALEX J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,344.47 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOHS, MARILYN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $116,342.02 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, GAETANO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,339.95 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, JOHN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $116,338.22 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOKIC, MERIMA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,337.82 Date 07/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JAIRO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,337.46 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LISA F Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $116,337.07 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADRO, JOSHUA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $116,334.61 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEENA K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $116,331.41 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, CHRISTINA R Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $116,330.59 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JAMES L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $116,329.13 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METTLER, JONATHAN C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $116,328.21 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUKWUMA, JUDITH E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $116,323.90 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, RONALD Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $116,323.86 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,320.58 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RISCH, EARL R, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $116,320.31 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZA, DAVID J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,320.21 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARESTA, DONNA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $116,319.96 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMAN, TAMARA J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $116,318.07 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTON, DEBORAH I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,316.33 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JAMES F, JR Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $116,316.11 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITNER, JOANN Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,315.88 Date 09/22/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, RICHARD H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,314.53 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,312.10 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSWALD, DREW A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $116,310.20 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,308.40 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERNEY, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $116,304.29 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANI, DINO Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $116,303.84 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDACHEVA, OLENA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $116,301.85 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,301.06 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC AULEY, KATHLEEN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $116,300.93 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, STANISLAO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,299.84 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GARY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,297.90 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOAN D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $116,295.83 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, JOHN F Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $116,293.83 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, OMAR S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $116,293.32 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,293.17 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, MANUEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $116,292.78 Date 07/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIER, ROY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,288.08 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTORATOS, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $116,286.65 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTOLES, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,285.76 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BAUDILIO R, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,285.40 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, SUSAN V Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $116,284.92 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASKIEWICZ, RONALD S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $116,283.32 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DONALD C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $116,283.25 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORKOWSKI, JOHN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,282.66 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DONALD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,281.52 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,281.42 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINACCIO, JENNIFER A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $116,278.16 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System