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 SNIGUR, GREGG G Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, WENDY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWAN, MARK F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALECK, VICTOR S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELD, DENNIS B Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 05/17/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNOSA, MURIEL L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, PHILIP J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENCHEY, TERENCE M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, HARRIET R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATHRYN DRISCOLL Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $163,110.35 Date 06/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLINO, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $163,110.35 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURO, GENO G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $163,108.91 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOYCE, BRIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,108.81 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTERS, MATTHEW H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,107.20 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY, CLINTON Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,106.23 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUALDINO, FRANK D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $163,104.18 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERRY, WILLIAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,098.05 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,096.74 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, DONN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,083.51 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRRO, ANDREW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,081.61 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSEPH T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $163,075.21 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTER-BROOKS, SHERYL Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $163,064.49 Date 11/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGOS, DANIEL PETER Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $163,063.87 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ROBERT F Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $163,057.18 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHYTE, DAVE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $163,044.40 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCINO, LEONARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,041.50 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, STEPHEN G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $163,037.18 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLUCK, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,033.81 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,022.87 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOVEKEN, NADIA F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,021.75 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,006.39 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIR, LAURIE G Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $163,005.36 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULVEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,001.48 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, STEVEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,995.49 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANSI, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,981.53 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ORESTES Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $162,973.30 Date 08/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO, GLADYS TRACY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $162,973.30 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSANDRINO, DANIEL M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $162,973.30 Date 06/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAQUILA, MAUREEN A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $162,973.30 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, MARK E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,972.04 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,971.73 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMOLER, ARLENE R Employer name Department of Law Amount $162,969.90 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISERANO, MARCUS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,963.49 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAMILIO, RAFFAELE Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,963.25 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTUNG, RONALD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,948.54 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCI, GREGG W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,945.15 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVELACE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,924.94 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIN, KENNETH K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,916.40 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIZZARRO, LYNNE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,909.30 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,907.46 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HWANG, SYNI AN Employer name Department of Health Amount $162,904.87 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, RANDALL H Employer name Department of Health Amount $162,904.87 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, PATRICK J Employer name Department of Health Amount $162,904.87 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DENNIS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $162,904.87 Date 06/10/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, SUSAN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $162,904.87 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TRENT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,900.88 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $162,898.29 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, KENDALL W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $162,897.66 Date 02/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUJKA, BRIAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,894.05 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON PODLESSKI, ANDREW Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,886.70 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILOWSKI, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,882.88 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,879.59 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCHAL, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,879.08 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,879.08 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEYER, DOUGLAS R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,877.46 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KO, HAN S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $162,874.88 Date 08/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALT, CAROL D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $162,873.30 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFASSO, GEORGE R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $162,873.30 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGGIE, MICHELLE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $162,873.30 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CHARLES A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $162,873.30 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRS, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,870.93 Date 06/14/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $162,870.70 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTALL, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,865.54 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGNANI, MARK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,842.73 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUDECKI, MICHAEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,828.05 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, JILL S Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $162,822.92 Date 08/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TIERI, DAVID E Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,817.39 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,812.64 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGER, ROBERT I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,811.72 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, CHRISTOPHER E M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,810.53 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $162,805.84 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-JEROME, PATRICK Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $162,805.18 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRI, ALEX L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $162,803.94 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, LORI J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $162,803.94 Date 09/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJALINO, ANA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,796.50 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,795.79 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, ALFREDO G Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $162,791.06 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTTA, LAWRENCE B Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $162,790.59 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, PETER A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $162,788.31 Date 09/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DENNIS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,785.55 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORALES, JASON E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,780.61 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERSH, TAMARA C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $162,773.30 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANNA, PAUL Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $162,773.30 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALENA, DAVID G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $162,772.73 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIGMAN, GAIL S Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $162,763.45 Date 05/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, PAUL Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $162,756.15 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUBIN, RICHARD M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $162,753.36 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROBEYAHN, CAROL A Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $162,752.98 Date 08/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, DAMARIS O Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $162,752.80 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, JAMES J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $162,746.73 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System