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.

Clear Search
Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name FRUSTINO, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $212,180.80 Date 07/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTON, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $212,175.72 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEBRY, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,166.11 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALANZO, JAMES C Employer name Westchester County Amount $212,162.42 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,156.54 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC FARLANE, VANESSA P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $212,153.96 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, HOWARD D, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,148.58 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SORTINO, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $212,122.96 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLGREN, STEVEN F Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $212,114.27 Date 08/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,095.65 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PSOINAS, ROBERT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,089.48 Date 08/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTTER, JOSEPH G Employer name Nassau County Amount $212,047.33 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,034.94 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIZZINI, GAIL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $212,024.08 Date 09/11/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIMA, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,997.38 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOELERMANN, ERIC Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $211,941.86 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, MARLENE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $211,933.84 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTMANN, PAUL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,919.18 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALAM, FATEMA Y Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $211,908.51 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, HARDARSHAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $211,905.34 Date 08/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKEWICZ, JEFFREY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,902.05 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MICHAEL F Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $211,871.85 Date 08/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAS, PROVAT C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $211,859.06 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,843.38 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOELLER, LUCAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,841.85 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTSCHERER, JAMES F Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,836.89 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,829.44 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGHBURNS, ERNEST L Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,822.45 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAPPULLA, JAMES T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,803.24 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONI, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,801.66 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, BRIAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,794.97 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALOWSKI, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,777.95 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAGAJESKI, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,766.11 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVA, DEBRA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $211,758.85 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERNBACH, STEPHEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,749.63 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBRAHEM, SUZY W Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $211,738.71 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,713.55 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARPEY, DANIEL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $211,711.63 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, VINCENT Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $211,708.33 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, LUIS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,706.12 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEARS, JEFFREY T Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $211,682.25 Date 12/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALADINO, BRIAN S Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $211,678.70 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, RAYMOND Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,666.90 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERGOL, JEFFREY F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,646.76 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLIS, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $211,637.06 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLEN, JAMES C Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $211,603.32 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CINA, GARRY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,595.00 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DANIEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,594.59 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTTACAVOLI, RAYMON Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,572.54 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWENTHAL, DAVID A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $211,542.72 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATO, DANIEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,511.84 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUMAR, SALINI C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $211,505.40 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, JACK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,489.43 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DARNELL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $211,476.63 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRONZEK, KENNETH C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,462.65 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIP, FREDERICK M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $211,459.71 Date 01/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QAZI, SAMIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $211,458.37 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULAKAUSKIENE, DOVILE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $211,457.65 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTHARI, DIPTI B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $211,455.82 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, YOGESH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $211,432.79 Date 09/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULDS OLSEN, LESLIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,410.01 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEWELL, KEECHANT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,390.48 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONANNO, JOHN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,365.33 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKBER, ASRA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $211,358.76 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINARES, EDDY N Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $211,346.82 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESLER, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,341.48 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRENDAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,324.26 Date 08/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GNOLFO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,311.90 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,302.55 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETHIER, DONNIE R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $211,245.24 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCKEON, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,241.21 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERNAGALLO, LOUIS B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,214.55 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENGSTERMAN, STACEY B Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $211,203.26 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, NANCY H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $211,202.80 Date 09/08/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, TAMARA Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,183.28 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CLIFFORD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,180.50 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHARLES J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,167.65 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICOTRA, CHARLES, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,096.99 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DWAYNE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,077.09 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGIS, HARUN Employer name Nassau County Amount $211,068.42 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESCIGNO, FRANK L Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $211,066.38 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMPAGNONE, EDWARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $211,049.46 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $211,043.31 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS-MATTOS, AGNES M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $211,033.31 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKEL-SHEPARD, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $211,030.72 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, QUENTIN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $211,007.74 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRIDGEFORD, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $210,997.26 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, GLENN P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $210,982.43 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPARATTO, ANTHONY G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $210,971.71 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, BRIAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $210,966.89 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAIL, PATRICK G Employer name Nassau County Amount $210,941.17 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOHS, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $210,937.49 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENE, KEITHLEY C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $210,933.88 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DEAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $210,928.73 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RECINE, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $210,907.08 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHMUD, SYED A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $210,905.91 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $210,888.50 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAINA, SANJAY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $210,888.30 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSPODAR, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $210,885.14 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAROHA, MUKESH P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $210,877.85 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System