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 PAULINO, CARL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $196,731.90 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPUTO, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,731.74 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEYBOLDT, FREDERICK C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,727.73 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRACCIO, MARK A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $196,725.64 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DANIEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,716.26 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINNERTY, MICHAEL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,700.64 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, SCOTT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,697.25 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, DENIS, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $196,678.42 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROISE, VALERIE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,670.72 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERRITS, GLENN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,669.96 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAIVRE, KEITH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,645.37 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA CAMERA, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,643.05 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,640.96 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LADO, CRISTINA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,636.90 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAHUDDIN, AL-FARID R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $196,628.66 Date 11/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O CONNOR, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,627.48 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EDWARD S, III Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $196,624.24 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ODENDAHL, BRIAN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $196,596.13 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KIERAN G Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $196,595.96 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOCTOR, IDA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $196,590.91 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDS, JAMES V Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $196,586.32 Date 04/12/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLA, ANDREW Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $196,584.70 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, KEITH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,567.62 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOGELMAN, STEVEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $196,558.31 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, ANDREW M, SR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,551.90 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEIPONIS, LYSA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,551.90 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,551.90 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, DANIEL P Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $196,551.30 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACDOUGALL, RICHARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,546.28 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREULICH, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,527.85 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOSELLO, JEFFEREY P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,521.79 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LAUS, DANIEL M, JR Employer name Rochester-Genesee Trans Auth Amount $196,509.07 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, KENYETTA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,505.98 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILBERG, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,505.27 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRMANI, YASMEEN A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $196,498.34 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLAY, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,492.07 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASTA, STEVEN J Employer name Village of Kensington Amount $196,481.86 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIETTA, RAFFAELE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,480.19 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISTANDO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,473.57 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMPERA, JEFFREY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,434.79 Date 06/26/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, PAUL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,425.22 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, SAM D Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $196,418.64 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDLANDER, ADAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,409.90 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TASSA, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,402.01 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINGAL, FLORESS L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $196,401.09 Date 11/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEBOLD, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $196,364.68 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIPORTELLA, PHILIP Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,339.96 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, JOSEPH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $196,328.12 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGELLO, SAMUEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,326.06 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELINCE, KAREN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $196,324.80 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLER, DIANNAE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,305.30 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GLENN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,304.48 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,281.08 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBERA, WILLIAM A Employer name Rockland County Amount $196,273.14 Date 01/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAR, DAVID J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $196,271.36 Date 06/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEVES, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $196,235.46 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETZOLD, JASON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,223.37 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIOTO, EDWARD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,219.01 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JASON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,215.08 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARTEN, DAVID P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,178.60 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARMONY, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,168.27 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAYE, RICHARD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,155.33 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRIMARCO, FRANK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $196,151.90 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLIGANIC, ANDREW Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,133.46 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDELSON, TODD E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $196,109.35 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPYCINSKI, DAVID H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,096.33 Date 04/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCHIDANN, ADRIAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $196,074.77 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, GREGORY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,031.13 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, THOMAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,030.51 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OROBELLO, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $196,012.03 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVENSEN, ERIC E Employer name Nassau County Amount $196,008.82 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $196,000.71 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVY, DAVID A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $195,973.28 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBE, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,953.86 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SCALA, FRANK M Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,938.40 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GIDIO, MICHAEL B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $195,928.50 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, JEFFREY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,925.29 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUILINO, PETER J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $195,922.35 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, IRA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,897.15 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALERNO, GINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,895.65 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLADEL, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $195,879.89 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KATIE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $195,874.40 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAJCI, STEPHEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,859.06 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARIOLO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,850.55 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KEITH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,798.24 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, WILLIAM G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,793.42 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NILAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,784.84 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSTONE, MARTIN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,741.31 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAPORITO, ANDREW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $195,735.00 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, JOHN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $195,718.76 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $195,713.79 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYNNE, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $195,708.82 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, ANTHONY E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $195,699.43 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, BRIAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,673.77 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSEY, MARIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $195,669.69 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERZICHILLI, ANTONIO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $195,661.71 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEMMERICH, LAURENCE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $195,653.87 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO-ADORNO, MICHELLE O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $195,649.66 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELANGOVAN, SHASHI Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $195,648.34 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $195,648.02 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System