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 BEVERLEY, CORDIA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $243,777.16 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, SHAVIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $243,745.09 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $243,626.78 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, STEVEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $243,500.39 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SCALA, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $243,294.05 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STUART M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $243,277.68 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, RAFAEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $243,141.44 Date 04/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REISS, ALAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $243,052.10 Date 09/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLAN, ROBERT B Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $243,029.91 Date 05/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEFFREY F Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $242,920.45 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEVIN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $242,865.53 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $242,861.63 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVISTA, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $242,836.46 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LONNIE, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $242,766.46 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARAGO, LAWRENCE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $242,700.87 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $242,674.19 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARESTA, JOHN C Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $242,592.78 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHNERT, PEGGY A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $242,513.10 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, BRYAN O, JR Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $242,480.95 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ODDO, JOHN W Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $242,425.65 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATCH, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $242,418.72 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHIUDDIN, GOLAM Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $242,343.26 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOGNA, CARLO L Employer name Nassau County Amount $242,330.77 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, ROBERT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $242,328.38 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, DEVIN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $242,274.24 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANARELLO, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $242,209.48 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAFEADES, JAMES M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $242,061.57 Date 03/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURSZTYN, HARRIET Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $242,001.67 Date 08/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, JAMES A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $241,972.24 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $241,932.45 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNES, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $241,926.34 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, LI-WEN G Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $241,801.26 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTABILE, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $241,710.79 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONE, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $241,637.20 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOTH, MICHELE K Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $241,603.14 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOMBERG, KENNETH W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $241,572.48 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $241,571.87 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CARLA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $241,502.03 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $241,477.81 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAIOLI, PAUL Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $241,471.64 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGGS PAULY, LEAH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $241,361.54 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRYNECKI, STEVEN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $241,299.43 Date 06/16/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAUT, CARLOS O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $241,177.86 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNEY, DAMON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $241,151.01 Date 07/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JAMES P Employer name Nassau County Amount $241,145.31 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUMPTER, THOMAS C Employer name Nassau County Amount $241,143.01 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASKIW, RICHARD P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $241,109.58 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DAVID J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $241,106.75 Date 11/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUDSON, CLARENCE C, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $241,085.17 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEINDL, DEBORAH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $241,064.18 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $241,051.66 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOXER, HARRIET S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $241,035.45 Date 02/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER, MAURINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $241,033.74 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, STEVE Employer name Nassau County Amount $241,027.68 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONILLA, JESUS E Employer name Nassau County Amount $240,951.30 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMARANAN, JONIFER J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $240,864.05 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTEARD, ROBERT D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $240,856.58 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $240,838.77 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOL, GARDY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $240,835.69 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUBENSTEIN, RICHARD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $240,728.41 Date 11/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANAKIS, DENNIS K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $240,670.34 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARACE, JAMES O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $240,643.10 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $240,586.52 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $240,552.04 Date 09/19/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARSEN, GERARD Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $240,546.60 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRANDO, NICHOLAS L, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $240,459.63 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HYMAN, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $240,436.46 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALDERON, LUIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $240,355.22 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GREGORY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $240,317.05 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKRZYPEK, JOSEPH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $240,297.26 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, IVORY G Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $240,276.06 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYAPPA, PREMA LATHA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $240,265.99 Date 07/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MATTHEW B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $240,167.52 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JAMES P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $240,088.04 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, BRIAN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $240,041.68 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ZACARIAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $240,032.20 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSTEL, JON R Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $240,000.28 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, ANTHONY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,980.16 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TALT, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,962.89 Date 01/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENIG, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,957.48 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHMED, MASUM Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $239,885.68 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSAR, KALLID Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $239,853.05 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLINDWORTH, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $239,836.29 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDNICK, KIRK J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $239,833.63 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EASY, MAXINE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $239,695.14 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,613.04 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $239,514.12 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $239,418.64 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESER, CHARLES E, II Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,414.43 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEALE, MARK R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $239,369.40 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMURO, ROBERT M Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $239,316.72 Date 04/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TITARCHUK, ANASTASIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $239,281.09 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOINUDDIN, KHAJA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $239,275.95 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARFF, CHARLES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,213.73 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OHRI, RAVINDER K Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $239,178.37 Date 01/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $239,157.13 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOUDREAUX, TYSON J Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $239,089.80 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANESE, GERARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $239,070.00 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, MARK E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $239,042.76 Date 07/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUCOLO, EDWARD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $239,000.19 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System