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 CARAMANICA, FRANK, JR Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $191,579.25 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,567.88 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEVEN R, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $191,562.50 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, JAMES F Employer name Westchester County Amount $191,557.83 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $191,555.40 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $191,541.88 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANUTHOS, JONATHAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,529.49 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARK A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $191,516.01 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, ANDREW F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $191,514.28 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPP-CARROLL, RITA Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,512.58 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, SEAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,484.97 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,481.32 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAEZ, BRIAN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $191,476.72 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEL, SCOTT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,471.57 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, ANNIE W Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $191,461.63 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, CALVIN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,453.12 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, THOMAS O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,451.87 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAYCARD, MARTIN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $191,443.42 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARINA, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $191,441.91 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARIN, AUGUSTO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $191,433.06 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIO, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,419.62 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANSROW, MARTIN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,414.66 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JULIE A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,406.10 Date 06/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MICHAEL F Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $191,406.10 Date 01/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENSEICH, GLENN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,405.12 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, SEAN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,396.90 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $191,393.02 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILLON, SIMONE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,385.75 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLIHAN, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $191,385.01 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $191,373.70 Date 01/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDL, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $191,363.02 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,346.13 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABRIELSEN, KIT K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,336.04 Date 01/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMONTEVERDE, JOJI R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $191,319.84 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,312.43 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, DAVID F Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,312.41 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTON, PETER E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $191,311.07 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMEGLIO, LOUIS M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $191,304.72 Date 06/25/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUCHOW, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,294.74 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, JANET LEE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $191,253.97 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHERMEL, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $191,249.96 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, BRIAN D Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,239.04 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYE, POLLY A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,239.04 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWEEK, RICHARD M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,239.04 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, JOHN F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,239.04 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEIGHAN, KELLY S Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,239.04 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JONATHAN D Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $191,239.04 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DENNIS S Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $191,239.04 Date 03/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, JAMES K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,237.48 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,234.70 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARFORA, ANTHONY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $191,220.05 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMAN, KAMEEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $191,196.91 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWENS, JOHN M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $191,152.50 Date 10/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL, AVA Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $191,152.50 Date 02/02/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGONES, JAMES D Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $191,152.50 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIRKWOOD D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,147.92 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALAB, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,140.68 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BARRY G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,136.96 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,127.91 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $191,112.27 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEIBOWITZ, JILL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,106.29 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPIELASKI, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,089.83 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARENS, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $191,079.68 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROSE M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $191,037.77 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,030.25 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDELLA, PETER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $191,014.49 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMOND-BUCKNOR, MARCIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $191,002.47 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRETE, ADRIAN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $190,993.44 Date 01/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBERT, CHARLES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,991.42 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIDDER, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $190,986.49 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUELLBIER, RALPH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,978.72 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, TODD M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $190,948.97 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOHN D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $190,946.82 Date 06/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILICKI, BARTOSZ J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $190,921.39 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIMINO, DOMINICK L Employer name Nassau County Amount $190,913.47 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COZZA, KENNETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $190,909.92 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MATTHEW C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $190,908.05 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRA, RICHARD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,896.32 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODS, ANTHONY M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $190,881.84 Date 05/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARETH, DARYL P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $190,878.33 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, TODD D Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $190,867.28 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILTON, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,854.72 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, JOHN R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $190,853.96 Date 08/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, ARTHUR C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $190,831.49 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, JOHN T Employer name NYC Judges Amount $190,829.31 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTELLI, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,822.87 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSS, JASON T Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $190,816.73 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELCHIONA, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,815.87 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JURGENSEN, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,805.62 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAFFORD, CYNTHIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,794.86 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLAN, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $190,793.87 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRBY, JENNIFER F Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $190,767.72 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASCHUK, NICHOLAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,748.16 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, THOMAS G Employer name Nassau County Amount $190,727.11 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, GUY D Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $190,724.05 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,718.50 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,716.71 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, GREGORY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $190,704.66 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGILL, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,676.61 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, CRAIG P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $190,676.00 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System