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 STEIN, RICHARD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $187,105.00 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, BRIAN Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $187,100.43 Date 01/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMANO, VINCENT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $187,093.82 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYER, BRENDAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $187,089.66 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UMBARILA, GENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $187,084.16 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUPIANO, ALEX J Employer name Nassau County Amount $187,061.27 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, EVAN L Employer name Nassau Co Interim Fin Auth Amount $187,060.90 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGGEMEIER, STEVEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $187,057.52 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVID, ALPHONSO B Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $187,036.04 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $187,029.50 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACQUILINO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $187,023.80 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUH, RYANG J, MD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $187,020.81 Date 10/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETO, RENEE W Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $186,995.36 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JEAN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,978.03 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTAIN, THOMAS C Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,971.35 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLIHCIK, CIARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,936.01 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAND, LESLIE G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $186,930.47 Date 01/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAORMINA, MATTHEW V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,907.88 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILIVEROS, GUS M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $186,892.19 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANFREDONIA, ANDREW P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,857.25 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUNGER, KENNETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,856.37 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSTUNI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,853.55 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, JOSEPH F Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $186,853.25 Date 08/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,832.08 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESOCNIK, BRIAN O Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,831.30 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANGIO, MARGARET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,828.86 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURANT, BRIAN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $186,784.66 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THOMAS S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,776.29 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANYKO, JAMES B Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $186,749.92 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SITZMANN, MARC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,747.81 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, MELISSA D Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $186,743.80 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAHEY, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,736.73 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ALEX Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,735.43 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSSEY, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,728.97 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALUCCO, PETER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,709.45 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEJNOSKA, JAY C Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $186,654.55 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUSCHER, KEVIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,654.49 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAZIO, PETER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $186,647.60 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $186,646.04 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAGAN, DAVID A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,630.80 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,618.28 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEO, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,617.83 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARIN, MICHAEL Z Employer name Division of State Police Amount $186,616.91 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, MICHAEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,615.15 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SCOTT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,600.28 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DAVID C Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $186,577.02 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCIN, MARTIN C Employer name Rockland County Amount $186,557.01 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,555.55 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPITALETTA, MARY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $186,548.46 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPDAN, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,545.09 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, KEVIN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,523.32 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOGNACKI, CASIMIR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,519.40 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JAMES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,507.96 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEHTA, FAROKH Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,505.80 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOMBERG, ANNA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $186,503.25 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERKES, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,491.00 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, BETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,478.57 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAHNKE, KURT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,468.99 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIN, ROBERT B Employer name Westchester County Amount $186,468.40 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIOS, JODI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,451.28 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $186,450.03 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEANE, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,438.81 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, FRANK R, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,438.54 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWINGER, ROBERT Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $186,437.44 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, GENNARO, JR Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $186,434.05 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SANDRA Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,433.83 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ODETTE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,431.92 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, SHAWN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,429.25 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, STEVEN J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $186,417.72 Date 02/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDELMANN, JON E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $186,415.29 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHABUDDIN, ARIF Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $186,409.08 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,403.75 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAMONTANA, CHARLES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,397.93 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUILANO-ZILEMBO, DEBRA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $186,395.62 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYOR, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,385.41 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,335.02 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, SCOTT M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $186,315.16 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUNSCH, STEPHEN E Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $186,314.33 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIGHT, HOLLEY Employer name Ulster County Amount $186,300.80 Date 02/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHINO, NICHOLAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,284.04 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, DANIEL F Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $186,277.29 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZOCH, CLAUDIA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $186,262.28 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, LAWRENCE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,254.92 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUSTAVE, MARIO Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $186,247.24 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBANSKI, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,247.21 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KADIN, HOWARD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,247.10 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,247.10 Date 10/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOS SANTOS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $186,245.01 Date 07/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIMAN, DOUGLAS S Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,240.22 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, PATRICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $186,225.20 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $186,190.04 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBANERA, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,184.00 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,183.96 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWRA, JAMES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,183.67 Date 04/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,171.24 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUKOSKY, STEVEN E Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $186,160.23 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOZALOFF, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,159.59 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIRON, JUAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,158.27 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOEL M Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $186,152.85 Date 12/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOUSER, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,144.20 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System