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 LENNON, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,487.35 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLUGER, BARRY L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $213,478.15 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, JOSEPH TY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $213,477.62 Date 12/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS L, III Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $213,475.04 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ANN C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $213,466.91 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDDERT, MICHAEL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,457.53 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOULD, FRANCIS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,454.13 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUCCHIARA, PETER C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,449.82 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, THOMAS F, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $213,438.46 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONCADORO, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $213,427.04 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIE, WILLIAM R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $213,409.60 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIRONE, MICHAEL N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,395.30 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTANOVIC, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $213,375.91 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOVIELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,356.44 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEINMANN, DEAN M Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $213,329.70 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCALLAGHAN, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,324.12 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHEUERER, PETER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,320.15 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEYKUM, JOHN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,318.60 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, RICHARD W Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,270.16 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDGEWORTH, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $213,269.21 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, LAWRENCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,258.90 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, DENISE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $213,251.44 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, DANIEL W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $213,248.12 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATEDERO, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,243.24 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BOER, STEVEN F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $213,221.25 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,220.14 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON BARTHELD, GEORGE W, II Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $213,217.75 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACER, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,182.19 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIGILIN, PAUL Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,168.27 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROGAN, RICHARD T Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,159.28 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANZE, MARK A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $213,150.69 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBCHAROEN, THANIT Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $213,150.38 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, PATRICK M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $213,147.91 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANSBART, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,145.80 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANFREDI, RAYMOND J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $213,117.65 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHELS, GEORGE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,104.66 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTER-BERSHAD, DEBORAH Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,092.33 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYER, RICHARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,087.36 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGE, GEORGE E, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,086.62 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EDWIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $213,085.51 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROMWELL, NEAL O Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $213,077.11 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORESHESKY, JOHN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,055.49 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, LEE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $213,047.05 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, BRIAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $213,046.63 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILLITTIER, ANTHONY J, IV Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $213,039.04 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, BRIAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $213,029.75 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTELA, PATRICK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $213,015.44 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODARO, ANGELO V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,992.35 Date 03/31/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIN, COLLIN W, II Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $212,969.70 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LABATE, FRANK P Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,944.90 Date 12/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMQUIST, ANTHONY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,927.83 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZI, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,902.00 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSWEILER, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,897.38 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, EUGENE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,877.56 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABDUS-SALAAM, SHEILA Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $212,877.11 Date 08/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, EUGENE M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $212,877.11 Date 07/19/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JENNY Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $212,877.11 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, LESLIE E Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $212,877.11 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNSTEIN, MICHAEL M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $212,865.66 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERWYS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,830.98 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, LAWRENCE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $212,818.27 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, DAVID H Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,772.43 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REGAN, TODD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,758.61 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,748.32 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLWATER, GREGORY, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,729.18 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERIN, FLORA DOREEN Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $212,712.65 Date 03/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, CARLOS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,705.52 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, GEOFFREY H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $212,705.14 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGG E Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $212,663.46 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUYER, STEPHEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,636.07 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATALINA, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,620.29 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBBER, FREDERICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,600.68 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUNBERG, NEIL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,584.32 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $212,563.61 Date 07/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JOEL M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $212,517.57 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, SHERRI J Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,515.77 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPIRITU, IRENEO M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $212,513.85 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHARAJ, DEWAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $212,494.23 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLSCH, KAREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,493.49 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODDIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,456.10 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MROCZKOWSKI, ROBERT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,450.98 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC QUAID, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,443.60 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ARTHUR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,437.73 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASTONE, RUSSELL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,359.19 Date 04/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROEDER, TINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $212,347.59 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JOSEPH D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,341.38 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, ADAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,327.12 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUH, CHRISTIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,316.22 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, JOHN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,287.62 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,285.62 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,274.15 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLANTHORN, JOHN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,246.83 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKALL, S ROBERT Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $212,233.01 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VU, CARL C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $212,226.24 Date 05/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $212,217.97 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SABINO, DOMINIC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,202.38 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,200.67 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILEK, BRIAN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $212,194.51 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,191.78 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLOOD, JAMES J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,190.45 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System