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 RYAN, STEVEN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,410.27 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAOLUCCI, JOHN M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $156,409.47 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, SHAWN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,405.92 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOTSCHALL, JEFFREY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,398.77 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOTMER DRAO, JULIA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,395.85 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BADOLATO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,393.90 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,390.40 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEEB, KELLY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,390.40 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,389.59 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIZZARELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $156,383.35 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANZARONE, DANIELLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,382.75 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, ANTHONY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,381.90 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCUAL, RAEMEL G Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $156,373.63 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, DOLORES A, PHD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $156,373.63 Date 03/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTHEIM, DAVID F Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $156,372.16 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, EDWARD L Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,370.43 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEISINGER, GREGORY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,370.12 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSON, CHARLES W Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $156,368.30 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JUDITH Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $156,364.72 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, VINCENT J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $156,362.32 Date 12/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDTREE, LAWRENCE A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $156,359.45 Date 03/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EACHIN, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $156,358.61 Date 09/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, THOMAS G Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $156,358.52 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONHAM, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,357.71 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOTHARI, BHARAT M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $156,357.35 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORADO, RICHARD M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $156,355.26 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, MARK T Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $156,352.60 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, SONIA A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $156,346.24 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSETTI, JOHN K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $156,346.20 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $156,345.33 Date 08/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERCIO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,341.63 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANANSINGH, NISHA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $156,340.58 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, LINDA M Employer name Department of State Amount $156,338.72 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMONE, GIGI R Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $156,338.72 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, SHARON R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $156,326.83 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $156,326.09 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TIMOTHY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,309.89 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISI, MICHAEL Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $156,308.54 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EILEEN SONGER Employer name Westchester County Amount $156,301.30 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, PHILIP M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $156,288.76 Date 05/31/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RICHARD G Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $156,287.18 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DENNIS C, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,260.92 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONCHINSKI, JASON R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,257.81 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOHLMIER, BRYAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,252.84 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUYLER, LLOYD B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $156,249.54 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEIGER, KENDRICK P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,248.56 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROTTA, FRANK V Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $156,243.42 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENG, RAYMOND W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,239.58 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, SEAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,238.65 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKI, BRIAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,235.73 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGAN, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,235.61 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGEN, GEORGE E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $156,233.03 Date 11/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AREY, TERA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,231.43 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOANNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $156,230.80 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, CRISTOPHER B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,229.11 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTOMANELLI, NANCY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $156,226.39 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRWANEPPS, ROBERTA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $156,222.01 Date 11/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VEIGH, ELISA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,220.35 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMM, CAROL M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $156,219.03 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESAKOFF, SHARON Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $156,219.03 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDKIN, NEIL Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $156,219.03 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DOUGLAS C Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $156,219.03 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUCCI, JEFFREY E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $156,219.03 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, LAUREN C Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $156,218.01 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, MARK E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $156,216.50 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRETTA, MARILYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $156,214.60 Date 05/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESUNAS, ERIK C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $156,213.60 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, CHARLES A Employer name Westchester County Amount $156,211.76 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLOY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,208.29 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TILSON, VINCENT R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,199.65 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDAHL, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,197.83 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ANEUDY Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $156,194.97 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGUSTONI, JOHN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $156,193.84 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVELLA, ANTHONY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,192.33 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURCELLE, ROBERT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,190.28 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KWIECINSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,189.98 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSIER, MICHELE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $156,189.38 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $156,189.26 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWLEY, RICHARD K Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,183.30 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESSINA, MARTY F, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,172.90 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, REVA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,163.47 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASALE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,162.93 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JOSEPH E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $156,153.79 Date 08/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOACH, THOMAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,150.46 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENNA, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $156,148.19 Date 10/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEEK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,146.97 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLAND, DAVID J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $156,144.65 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARA, GORDON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,142.14 Date 05/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELNITSKY, SHELDON D Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $156,135.17 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DOROTHY F Employer name NYC Judges Amount $156,125.78 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,119.31 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,109.13 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVE, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,107.86 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGENS, DOUGLAS R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,102.96 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMLINGEN, THEODORE G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $156,101.17 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,098.80 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, PATRICK M Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,093.64 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGIEC, MARK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,093.26 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALVINO, JOSEPH W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,088.53 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDINA, CARLOS N Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $156,081.32 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System