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 KEDDY, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,739.70 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, RONALD A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $197,732.27 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REDDY, THULASI RAMU Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $197,723.28 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, LISA A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $197,720.77 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $197,720.21 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES G Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $197,708.87 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASPARRO, DANIEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,682.50 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEMBLE, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,639.80 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASCIONE, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,629.77 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, WALTER H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,626.33 Date 05/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANFONE, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,603.97 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOST, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,597.29 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSTANTIN, JAMES J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $197,590.88 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, JOHN A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $197,586.72 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DOUGLAS F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $197,563.68 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, GEORGE R Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,562.21 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMLI, NOR HASIAH Employer name Town of Massena Amount $197,559.54 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, JOSEPH L Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,556.43 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRI, ALBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,538.78 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,529.65 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,527.62 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, NORBERTO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,523.63 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUITONI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,507.01 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ODONNELL, JOHN A Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $197,501.70 Date 08/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAARS, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $197,490.55 Date 01/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC AULEY, JAMES W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $197,485.05 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TABELISMA, SHALAH MARIA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $197,484.79 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, IAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,441.94 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOCE, NICHOLAS Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $197,426.41 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, DANIEL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,420.38 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, NANCY T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $197,409.83 Date 06/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDI, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,409.44 Date 05/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HNAT, JOHN P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,400.16 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEISER, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,397.07 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERENZE, STEPHEN F Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $197,389.89 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, KARL R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $197,379.36 Date 10/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINONES, STEVEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,370.44 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NELSON Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,365.21 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, RONNIE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,364.69 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRIAN Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $197,345.60 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGER, MICHAEL K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,335.67 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $197,331.22 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,329.27 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOOM, DAVID R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,316.40 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEZZACAPPA, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $197,295.20 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KEITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,292.40 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURAWINSKI, RICHARD T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,289.13 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERHALTER, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,271.40 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUTTALL, JOCELYN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,262.92 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNEY, ROBERT M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $197,248.17 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, DAVID J, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $197,237.37 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLINTON, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,225.15 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETTERSON, KENNETH T Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,223.00 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINELLO, RUSSELL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,212.58 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACQUE, DOMINIC, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,200.46 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $197,189.48 Date 09/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $197,181.36 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, ROBERT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,177.10 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, GLENN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,165.87 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name READ, JAMES JOHN, JR Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $197,158.60 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEDESCHI, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,157.61 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PONTILLO, FRANK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,149.26 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS H Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $197,148.66 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUDO, ROCCO, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,099.76 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $197,049.21 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLAIBER, SHARON Z Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $197,044.02 Date 06/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, WILLIAM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,030.13 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MEO, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,022.33 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPEDALIERE, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $197,016.91 Date 05/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MATTHEW Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $196,995.17 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENDRES, PHILIP A Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,995.06 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALENCIK, ADAM P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $196,985.67 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERMOND, JOHN S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,936.84 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,932.49 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI TOMASSO, STEVEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,907.33 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INNELLA, ANTHONY W Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,892.28 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWITSKY, BRANDON N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,884.17 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, EDDIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,876.30 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, WILLIAM T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,862.27 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGEE, JOHN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,837.21 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEPPE, NICKY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,826.41 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASICHOW, STEVEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,818.90 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYZLO, JOSEPH W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $196,815.38 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, VINCENT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,811.54 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEDD, JOHN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,804.48 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUGNO, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,795.34 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMELLAS, RICARDO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,790.28 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEBRE, WONDWOSSEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $196,755.54 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSMACKER, JANINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,746.92 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KROMER, MATTHEW T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,740.23 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOENFELD, MARTIN Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.98 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, BRUCE EDWARD Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.98 Date 05/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIOTTA, THOMAS P Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, DAVID Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 01/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGUILO, JERRY Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNACCI, ANGELA G Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING-COHAN, DORIS Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, MARTIN Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 06/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, MARTIN M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 10/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, MICHELLE Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,731.97 Date 02/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System