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 GUIDA, MICHAEL S Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $225,339.71 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAIFF, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $225,339.61 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARACINO, FRANCESCO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,336.75 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEZAJ, BEHAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $225,310.75 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURDIE, ALTON W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,295.22 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCHI, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,286.52 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARENGO, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,281.64 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, LILLIAN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $225,267.90 Date 09/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RAFAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $225,220.59 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,200.11 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DODD, ARTHUR R Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $225,199.18 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMENDOEIRA, ANTONIO S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $225,098.41 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,949.10 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIMPANO, MARC A Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,901.84 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGER, KENNETH F Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,850.16 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URWAND, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,840.43 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TISKEVICS, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,835.05 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOE, MANJU E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $224,795.37 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, JOHN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,726.37 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, FRANK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $224,723.33 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,678.70 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, KENNETH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $224,670.92 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDOZ, JAIME Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $224,640.90 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERPONT, JOHN T Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $224,621.82 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, TARA A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $224,610.15 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,597.58 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $224,594.32 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNN, ANDREW S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $224,565.90 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,521.12 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESSANA, FRANK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,500.99 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONTANA, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,476.92 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIBRI, WAEL Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $224,425.31 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SCOTT H Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,422.90 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,352.10 Date 02/28/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ANTHONY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $224,337.69 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMO, VINCENT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,309.16 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISSNER, MARK T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $224,302.86 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANCZUREWICZ, ARKADIUSZ A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,295.69 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KENNETH O Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $224,294.47 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENSON, TIMOTHY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,294.45 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRELLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $224,294.10 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAQBOOL, ANJUM Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $224,284.13 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRELLO, JOSEPH F Employer name Nassau County Amount $224,276.93 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATIAS, ROBERT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,231.29 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILDEMAN, THOMAS H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,189.02 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARGAMIAN, ANDREW R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $224,187.91 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUEN, ERIC M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $224,130.18 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HACKENJOS, RALPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $224,123.18 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDEN, KEVIN M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $224,057.90 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUEHLE, THOMAS C, JR Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $224,049.30 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOCK, ROBERT R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $224,030.11 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YASMIN, LAILA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $224,027.80 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCKEN, MICHAEL K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,963.91 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANUMS, ALEXANDER Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $223,953.36 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $223,795.65 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECCARIS, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,794.57 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITTS, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,742.00 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBA, JOSE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $223,671.01 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CULLAGH, RAYMOND F Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $223,659.16 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MURRAY, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,642.39 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAINT FELIX, MARIE G Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $223,613.22 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLESZCZUK, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $223,605.27 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,603.12 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASER, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $223,592.47 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIBYL, GEORGE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,564.47 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL F X Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,563.79 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGH, RAJENDRA P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $223,557.96 Date 12/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,554.71 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, SAGARIKA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $223,512.38 Date 02/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, KEVIN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,498.15 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINACE, TIMOTHY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,451.04 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALTON, WILLIAM G Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,375.24 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JASON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,366.72 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEITH Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $223,330.71 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOHN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,324.00 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IERVESE, THOMAS S Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,317.69 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROZZI, SAMUEL J, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,309.20 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,259.11 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, KEVIN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,235.89 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGER MUSCHEL, KAREN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $223,235.40 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITZ, LINDA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $223,235.40 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, STEPHEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,183.65 Date 01/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,160.24 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, PAUL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,154.97 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESENCHAK, DAVID A Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,154.02 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAETENS, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,153.73 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATIL, VILAS J Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $223,136.94 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUERTES, ESTEBAN E Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $223,110.73 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERS, TIMOTHY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,079.43 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANIK, DAVID O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $223,073.01 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINUCCI, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $223,067.11 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARZA, SEVERO F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $223,045.99 Date 11/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARP, BRIAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $223,040.47 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVINO, ROBERT Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $223,037.19 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARK G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $222,899.11 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, SALVATORE Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,864.67 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIGANEK, MARK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $222,862.74 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,856.69 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, THEODORE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $222,832.20 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $222,830.47 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System