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 PERKINS, JESSE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,417.21 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WALTER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,416.89 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,399.19 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEHAN, BRIAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $205,394.25 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIMAYE, VISHNU VITTHAL Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $205,372.19 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,363.90 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, WILLIAM Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,350.21 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIMONE, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,334.17 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MICHAEL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,319.13 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, THOMAS O Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,316.76 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLATLEY, MARTIN Employer name Town of Southold Amount $205,316.76 Date 05/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARZAGA, ADRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,313.90 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, KEVIN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,312.78 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, FRANCIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,296.11 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOERTER, SUSAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $205,274.60 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $205,271.42 Date 11/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WERNY, VICTOR F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,265.93 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,233.10 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, TED W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,232.63 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORBIN, JASON C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,222.40 Date 09/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIN, JAE H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $205,214.33 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSETICH, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,212.71 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEACH, WESLEY R Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $205,202.58 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE PRIMA, CHARLES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,201.63 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JOHN J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $205,195.43 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUCHER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,180.97 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENG, STEVEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,178.12 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODEN, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,176.27 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSSAINI, NASEEM A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $205,171.24 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMIGLIOZZI, GEORGE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,169.40 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTIK, JASON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,152.70 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDONE, RYAN M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $205,149.77 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIPYBIDA, MARK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,131.62 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAKA, TARA R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $205,128.82 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHER, MARTHA A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $205,108.31 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOSEPH R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,104.44 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JORGE H Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,094.99 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODD, ALBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,094.71 Date 05/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOHN F Employer name Rockland County Amount $205,088.76 Date 12/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSMILLER, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,076.58 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUCKER, MARIAN A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $205,063.72 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBBO, ANDREW G Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $205,015.23 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JIMMY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $205,011.46 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDDIQI, ASIF A Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,003.72 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIPOLI, DARON P Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $204,967.70 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUTHY, RAYMOND W Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,964.42 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONALD W Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,932.18 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDES, JOSE A Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $204,919.20 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAIOCCO, MARC P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $204,916.72 Date 10/13/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RILLING, THOMAS E Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,901.37 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOE, MICHAEL F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $204,901.04 Date 10/15/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUREY, DANIEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,884.51 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, GREGORY Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,883.96 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENNON, JOSEPH T Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $204,880.11 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,874.47 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, JEFFREY P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $204,844.58 Date 01/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,829.08 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELNICK, PAUL W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $204,823.44 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, WARREN A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $204,793.24 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, GREGORY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,791.58 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,778.71 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, JONATHAN T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $204,755.48 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,718.41 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHARLES P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $204,713.07 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLGAN, KEVIN S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $204,680.64 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATON, ERIC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,654.45 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPINE, JOHN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,643.37 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEIN, FRANCES M, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,615.55 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREDMORE, TERRY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $204,595.93 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, PAUL D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $204,578.36 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MANDI M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $204,570.16 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERBESEY, KEVIN E Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $204,566.42 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,550.58 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAHL, WILLIAM E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,547.34 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, PETER Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $204,525.20 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, STEVEN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,522.99 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,522.79 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANKS, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,512.26 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,486.17 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIRESTA, VINCENT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,483.24 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHINE, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $204,470.79 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNARY, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $204,468.93 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, GARY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,465.01 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZURL, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,464.48 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEFFNER, PETER R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $204,451.04 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGALUR, MANOHAR R Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $204,451.03 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANAVDE, SADHANA A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $204,451.03 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIN, BETTY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,442.61 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLOGNA, ROBERT F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,430.01 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENAVAN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,426.65 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASHMI, SEEMA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $204,420.78 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDITROIANO, CATERINA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $204,414.91 Date 06/23/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALIK, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,414.17 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI COSIMO, RALPH Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $204,380.39 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANO, RAFAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,369.92 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,362.32 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEANE, ROBERT E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $204,352.43 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATCHEKOSKY, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,343.71 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORZONOWSKI, ALAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $204,343.39 Date 03/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAHN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,321.61 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System