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 BROESLER, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,313.99 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORCO, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $204,310.26 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASLAM, SUNNY P Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $204,293.05 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBONDANDOLO, DONNA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $204,292.67 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARGARET M Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,278.49 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMER, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $204,276.58 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANALE, JOHN L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $204,268.18 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ORLANDO Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $204,231.55 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $204,222.71 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MICHELLE R Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $204,191.40 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, MARK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,185.54 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JAMES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,177.13 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALAN, OMAR D Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,165.97 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMILLERI, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,156.31 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEHOE, EDWARD B, JR Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $204,150.06 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUIE, JIMMY Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,148.46 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,120.74 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERDAS, RAMSES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,119.68 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORONA, THOMAS B Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,114.20 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALTESE, THOMAS M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $204,091.88 Date 03/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, THOMAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,082.22 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,081.13 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VONNES, MICHAEL W Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,080.26 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRAVILLE, GORDON R Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,068.60 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FASSLER-WALLACH, SYLVIA H Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $204,066.20 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRINCIONE, LORIN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,047.88 Date 05/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, GEORGE S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $204,034.92 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DETLEFS, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $204,005.31 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUANG, CHENGMEI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $203,999.59 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, EMIL J Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $203,989.47 Date 10/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CETTO, TRISTAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,983.33 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUPE, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,981.79 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, ROBERT B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,980.37 Date 05/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALSAN, RICHARD G Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,923.17 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINGRONE, JOSEPH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,905.71 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,903.92 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, GREGORY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,900.11 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPOCCHIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,890.88 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, JOHN G Employer name City of White Plains Amount $203,877.28 Date 09/08/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MIEUX, WILLIAM C Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,876.99 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, KAREN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $203,876.14 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,871.17 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORDERO, ALFRED R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $203,835.93 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, BRIAN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $203,833.86 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOCK, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $203,826.12 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDOLIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,823.72 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARNIG, GARY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,823.66 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGRIFF, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,820.73 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,819.37 Date 01/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCUSI, JOHN Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $203,819.01 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIELOWICZ, JOHN G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $203,815.07 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $203,794.58 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TIMOTHY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,750.89 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,747.68 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARBISON, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,720.66 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHN, LYNDON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,718.04 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ-BALINGIT, MARY T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $203,688.90 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFANO, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,687.29 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $203,669.24 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROJAN, CARL A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $203,662.85 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MARCOS R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $203,645.18 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHINO, NICHOLAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,619.97 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINE, STEVE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,619.14 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,616.12 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FESTA, PETER R Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $203,593.51 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRELAND, ALFRED E, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $203,554.60 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELLNER, THOMAS Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $203,535.60 Date 06/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTACROCE, HENRY F, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $203,531.70 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDOUARD, RUBENS Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,529.55 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRASEK, STEPHEN N Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,523.25 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,510.06 Date 02/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENLY, JAMES B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $203,506.27 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAFFA, DOMENICK P Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $203,503.10 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SISON, KEVIN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,485.48 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,477.53 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,476.09 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $203,452.08 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, BRIAN K Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $203,444.08 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANALIGAN, MILAROSE H Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $203,417.60 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DAVID E Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $203,414.45 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARTA, DWAYNE E Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $203,400.80 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, ERIC V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,398.55 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCH, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,394.88 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARPER, RUSSEL H Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $203,390.47 Date 10/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $203,379.73 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITELLI, MARK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,354.74 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVINE, SCOT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,348.90 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYLE, CHARLES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,333.44 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALANTE, ALBERT G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $203,331.08 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENKER, JAMES E Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $203,326.99 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOSS, JOSEPH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,325.64 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,313.52 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, MICHAEL K Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $203,302.97 Date 08/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLER, WAYNE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,296.69 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,292.97 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEIDT, LESLIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $203,287.20 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, THOMAS M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $203,274.34 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILSON, PAUL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,268.58 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $203,267.66 Date 07/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHMED, MUMAZZAD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $203,242.32 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System