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 RUSSO, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,683.29 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $189,677.14 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ANTHONY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,653.49 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GRAFFE, CLARELLE D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,627.10 Date 06/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, PHILIP M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,626.18 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AULIVOLA, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,619.16 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, RANDY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,616.37 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUNOFF, JUDITH M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $189,594.60 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDAK, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $189,591.05 Date 01/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTER, THOMAS A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $189,570.31 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, GERARD H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,552.82 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, MICHAEL R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $189,552.28 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORICI, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,549.86 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SELVON Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $189,541.53 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGIE, AMADU B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $189,541.53 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, JOHN Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $189,535.07 Date 10/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, PAUL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,532.49 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REESE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,523.22 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOOSTEN, BRIAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,516.66 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPRIA, RUSS S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,515.58 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PATRICK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,466.41 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PESCI, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,458.60 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOYCE, KENNETH P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $189,446.39 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUBEK, VIRGINIA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,432.20 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAHER, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,426.56 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAILLEUR, CHARLES M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $189,408.34 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZELLI, ARTHUR J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,388.48 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, STEPHEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,376.32 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, TAMMY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,375.61 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GINAS, JAMES A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $189,369.46 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZEGARELLI, PHILIP E Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $189,347.69 Date 08/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEUR, DAKOTA D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $189,342.18 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LAWRENCE Employer name Genesee County Amount $189,334.22 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCI, MARK E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,332.00 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, ANDREW M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $189,309.58 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, JOHN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $189,299.60 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GODOY, LADISLAO A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,278.50 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEHR, EVERETT P, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,266.82 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRUZZIELLO, MARIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,266.15 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAMAGLINI, ANTHONY L Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $189,256.85 Date 05/14/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERS, LORI R Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,246.41 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REASONER, ANNE N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $189,244.00 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JENNIFER A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $189,233.72 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRENT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $189,225.79 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRY, STEPHEN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,218.89 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARJIAN, PEGGY ANN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $189,218.43 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MARYBETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,212.45 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALUNKAL, BINOY K Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $189,205.10 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, ROBERTO B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $189,166.92 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMSEN, GREGORY R Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $189,166.19 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, DAVID M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,146.34 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONACO, TOBIAS L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,144.02 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENITO, PAUL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,142.55 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RILEY, JEANNE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,131.51 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALLON, ANTHONY Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $189,125.60 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDGLEY, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,123.41 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERSACI, VINCENT W Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $189,119.10 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, STEPHEN W Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $189,119.10 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, FREDERICK G Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $189,119.10 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERZMANN, PETER A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $189,119.10 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, ANTHONY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,115.14 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,112.28 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINOS, EMMANUEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,110.09 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUDENTI, JOHN SCOTT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,107.30 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREE, DONALD F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,097.30 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIELINGSDORF, GERARD H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,073.93 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STASSI, JOSEPH B Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,059.34 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STREHLE, ROBERT S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,057.37 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,036.77 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KILLOP, RICHARD B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,032.92 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIESCH, WALTER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,029.80 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MICHAEL B Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,024.77 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,018.90 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRYBALA, JACEK S Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,997.24 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEZZA, CHRISTOPHER V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,982.82 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAERTNER, JASON J Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,971.30 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, ANDREW M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,968.55 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HURLEY, RICHARD W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $188,947.16 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, DEAN E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $188,945.86 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TENDY, ROBERT V Employer name Putnam County Amount $188,944.12 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLIN, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,934.51 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAZINA, MARK A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,927.16 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,902.92 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $188,900.09 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMFIELD, GABRIEL S Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $188,892.26 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRIQUES, DAVID M Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,873.23 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,860.03 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERBER, MARCIA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $188,858.30 Date 07/01/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,839.50 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCOCELLO, EDWARD D Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $188,838.56 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,836.59 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,824.07 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TARA J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $188,818.24 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $188,803.90 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MANFREDO, JR Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $188,796.52 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEMENTSON, NICOLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,792.08 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDGALL, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,778.25 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, THOMAS W Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $188,776.65 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLO, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,769.24 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, PETER W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,768.38 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System