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 CONKLIN, DONALD F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $201,259.06 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MEGAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $201,257.10 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, CARLENE V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $201,257.10 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKELMAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $201,257.10 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRICHENKO, MARK Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $201,247.16 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAV, MARK T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $201,225.22 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, STEVEN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $201,210.54 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSS, JEFFREY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $201,199.29 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAZLAUSKAS, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $201,179.64 Date 07/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEGA, ELLIOTT Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $201,174.09 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CODNER, ROBERT R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $201,171.77 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $201,160.93 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JOHN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $201,082.84 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $201,057.89 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $201,050.24 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THEODOROPOULOS, GEORGE, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $201,048.82 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRESTONE, STEPHEN G, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,979.33 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GOURVILLE, DIONNE L Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $200,945.27 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWE, RICHARD B, III Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $200,918.30 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANO, ANTHONY F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $200,918.30 Date 04/30/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, MICHAEL L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $200,918.30 Date 01/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ANGELO N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $200,912.11 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULDER, SANFORD I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,901.85 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSZKOWSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $200,894.36 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $200,861.24 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPPY, PAUL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,861.10 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONAFEDE, JORDAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $200,851.80 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, HAROLD C Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $200,842.53 Date 05/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARK, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,839.80 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAVINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,838.98 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEGELSKI, CASIMER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,829.88 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, KIERAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,820.36 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDFORS, STEVEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,797.75 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUHLWILM, WILLIAM P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,793.12 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $200,739.85 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VERNA, ANDREW L Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,714.59 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ANDREW J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $200,689.86 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAHNER, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,680.67 Date 10/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIOVANNIELLO, JAIME M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,668.71 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLIA, JOHN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,657.19 Date 03/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, RYAN C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $200,640.21 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOCK, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,633.87 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COMB, ROY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,631.07 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,626.40 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REID, MARY E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $200,625.01 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KENNY Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,621.46 Date 03/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAHINIAN, A MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,608.65 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, JOSEPH J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $200,581.36 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREJACK, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,568.55 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMISON, HERMAN L, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $200,542.26 Date 06/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALPIN, PATRICK T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,517.91 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENSON, MARCELLUS D Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $200,499.21 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,478.45 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JUAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $200,455.19 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATERSON, PETER B Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,433.24 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HETZEL, CARL M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $200,315.98 Date 04/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERNA, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,301.77 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EUGENE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,285.87 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORCHIA, TODD F Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,278.77 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUSMA, PAUL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $200,277.57 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARPAN, BRIAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,259.21 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARJUS, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,209.68 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, JAMES E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $200,179.71 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARK S Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $200,178.98 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, GARY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,161.49 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIPP, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,160.75 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRENCH, ANDREW G Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,147.60 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $200,142.62 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PETER G Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $200,141.19 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISNARDI, BERNADETTE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,131.72 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSANO, MATTHEW A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,119.90 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, EUGENIO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $200,116.38 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUSARO, MATTHEW G Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,092.56 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUICCIARINI, NICHOLAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,090.96 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLEIBERG, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,075.65 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, RUBEN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $200,048.40 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, KENNETH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,047.06 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CHRIS A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $200,041.81 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWLER, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $200,023.85 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOCELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $200,004.48 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOKOLIK, STEPHEN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $199,972.11 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINKOWITZ, HEATHER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $199,954.41 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $199,952.29 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGAN, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $199,950.24 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Nassau County Amount $199,942.51 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAQUE, JAHIRUL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $199,932.03 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORICI, LEONARDO M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $199,927.73 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHEW, SINI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $199,920.07 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDANO, CHRISTIAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $199,907.92 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $199,899.57 Date 01/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWANITZ, ANDREW P Employer name Nassau County Amount $199,894.55 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOCEL, JUSTIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $199,892.94 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPO, ROBIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $199,890.46 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSON, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $199,880.78 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWE, ALISON Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $199,880.37 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACIO, FRANK J Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $199,860.24 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROSKI, MARGARET W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $199,846.19 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, HENRY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $199,841.51 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENENATI, EDWARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $199,836.28 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONVIT, ANTONIO J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $199,814.28 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System