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 DAVILA, MARLON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,875.15 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,871.79 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVE, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,870.54 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JAMES M Employer name Orange County Amount $155,861.69 Date 05/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATZ, JOSEPH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,859.86 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, BETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $155,855.54 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, SCOTT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,851.21 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDOR, ANDREW J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $155,841.85 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, BRIAN K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,834.00 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENT, ROBERT A Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $155,830.81 Date 12/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, PETER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,829.39 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JEFFERY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $155,828.54 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,828.28 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALVELLO, JOSEPH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,827.70 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULMONE, ALBERT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,816.53 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRENHOLM, JOHN E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $155,814.84 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGER, SAMUEL H Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $155,811.46 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAOILI, CHRIS G Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $155,810.99 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, GUERLYNE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $155,808.16 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDES, ANDREW G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,802.63 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAUNAY, JAMES H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,799.81 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACKEY, JAMES M, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,784.10 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JASON A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $155,781.59 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, ANDREW J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $155,774.16 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROBERT A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $155,769.48 Date 08/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRA, JASON R Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $155,769.48 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'IMPERIO, PASQUALINO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $155,769.32 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, ANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,765.37 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAPP, STEPHEN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,752.99 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, TIMOTHY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,749.99 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRYSTAL, MAUREEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $155,745.42 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, MICHELE M, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,742.15 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, THOMAS G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $155,740.56 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRASK, KEVIN A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $155,737.98 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHATCHADOURIAN, ALINE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $155,737.83 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISGRO, DINO Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $155,733.95 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC ROBBIE, THOMAS S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $155,732.53 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORWARD, JEFFREY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,730.96 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $155,721.50 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,720.77 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY-WALSH, PATRICK M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $155,720.40 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ANNIE O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,711.90 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAVA, THOMAS Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $155,711.46 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBORN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $155,710.77 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANFELIZ, CHRISTINA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,704.01 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKROUSH, ANITA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $155,703.16 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIOUNIS, MARIANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,702.20 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RASKIN, BRUCE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,699.70 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLONES, MARCELO J Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,698.51 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESEL, ROBERT C, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,692.34 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTA, SUMIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $155,689.69 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUBELLI, BRIAN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,675.13 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COMISKEY, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,672.59 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, SONG Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $155,672.56 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BENE, STEVEN L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $155,670.84 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, KEVIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,668.77 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, MICHAEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,664.91 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEVES, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,662.94 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DONALD P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $155,662.09 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEARCOP, RAYMOND W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $155,660.15 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AZIA, JANE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,655.61 Date 09/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,655.61 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIESMAN, MARISSA J Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,655.61 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROLOVIC, LEMUEL M Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,655.61 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $155,644.91 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEAGUE, MICHELE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,642.74 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSAN, BRIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $155,638.10 Date 12/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALFASI, LOUIS A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $155,626.37 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, JULIA G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $155,620.52 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL, LISA R Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,617.11 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, ADAM B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,613.54 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI RAIMO, ROBERT Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $155,610.60 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOCZEI, MIKLOS S, II Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,601.63 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, ROBERT K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,599.21 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERMAN, MELISSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,593.80 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPIVAK, ALEXANDER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,591.00 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETZER, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Amount $155,590.64 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, THOMAS TEIGE Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,585.62 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, PETER C Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $155,584.58 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, THOMAS R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,583.90 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRZYBYSZEWSKI, DONALD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,580.67 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDA, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,580.36 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOZDZIAK, KEVIN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $155,578.70 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KADANOFF, PERI A Employer name Department of Law Amount $155,574.63 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEIFER, GUY C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $155,570.99 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RABII, ROBIN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $155,568.58 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEICK, WILLIAM W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,565.73 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $155,562.87 Date 08/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, ROBERT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,562.38 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $155,558.32 Date 04/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MICHELLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,558.18 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABARNO, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $155,555.36 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DUANE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $155,555.03 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULATOWSKI, JEFFREY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,553.01 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $155,552.98 Date 03/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIPPO, DANIEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $155,549.40 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBRETTI, THOMAS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $155,547.34 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, THOMAS R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $155,546.89 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAN DIEGO, ELLENETTE T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $155,546.69 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUDICE, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $155,545.73 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System