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 RYAN, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $182,456.58 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEOGH, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,441.49 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER, PATRICIA Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $182,435.81 Date 01/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ROBERT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,435.08 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $182,431.53 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, LORNA J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $182,422.60 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGEN, KAREN A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $182,414.44 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, PATRICK J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,411.55 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARK J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,403.08 Date 12/25/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHHABRA, DALBIR K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $182,399.24 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEVIN E Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $182,394.00 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORIAKU, NNAMDI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $182,386.61 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LAWRENCE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,386.10 Date 10/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, PATRICK O Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $182,385.36 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, DAVID W Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,385.07 Date 06/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE M Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $182,382.69 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, STEVEN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,372.27 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GUY H Employer name NYC Judges Amount $182,358.05 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, SCOTT D Employer name Oneida County Amount $182,357.31 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTENEGRO, PETER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,347.18 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODD, DONALD E Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.49 Date 06/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONSON, STEPHEN D Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.48 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, GARY C Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, GERALD A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHN, JILL A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHKO, PAULETTE M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, SUSAN M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYOLA, GUIDO A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DENNIS K Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 07/03/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHRUP, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, STACY L Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVOIR, FRANK B, JR Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 08/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RICHARD Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, GARY A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRA, LOUISE A Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTELLI, MARY M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, JEFFREY D Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELIZABETH M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOHN J Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JOHN H Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBY, JAMES K Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL R Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANCUSO, JOHN L Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGONE, EUGENE J, JR Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MATHEW K Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINO, ROBERT P Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, JAMES M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JEFFREY A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLANTE, MARK A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTASZEK-GARIANO, KATHLEEN Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $182,341.47 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GEEN, DONALD G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $182,337.20 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABELOVE, JOEL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $182,336.73 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALANDRINO, TONY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $182,336.03 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGAN, KATHLEEN B Employer name Warren County Amount $182,329.86 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDULLO, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,329.72 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGNATARO, JOSEPH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,317.75 Date 06/13/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINA, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,278.69 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KROLIKIEWICZ, WILLIAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,265.62 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSS, RONALD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,244.63 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STADT, CAROLANN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $182,233.44 Date 10/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCHIO, PAUL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,230.50 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNURER, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,211.08 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOSI, MARC D Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,199.79 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESSAR, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $182,187.68 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORKOWSKI, JASON T Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $182,180.88 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONEBERGER, REBECCA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $182,167.80 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JASON T Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $182,167.06 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,161.64 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RUTH N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $182,153.82 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DALE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,140.63 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADOMI, OVIGUE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $182,137.05 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKA, PAUL Employer name Columbia County Amount $182,111.22 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAROUSOS, THEODORE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $182,101.81 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAMAY, RICHARD J Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $182,098.80 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIU, CHING T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $182,097.61 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, GREG E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $182,088.61 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARLING, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,086.48 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELEZ, ANIBAL Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $182,084.60 Date 08/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $182,083.00 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, DAVID Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $182,082.00 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEIER, BRIAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $182,072.66 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, YEDIDYA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $182,064.71 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, BARBARA D Employer name Department of Law Amount $182,064.59 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARKEH, ABENA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $182,058.09 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,045.97 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ANNE B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $182,045.67 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, JASON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,042.32 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERO L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $182,039.30 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOADE, BRYAN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,018.62 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAROUSSOS, DEMETRIOS Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,014.88 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LETSON, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $182,010.82 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, WILLIAM V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $182,000.75 Date 09/10/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, ANDREW Employer name Nassau County Amount $181,999.83 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JEFFREY S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $181,993.14 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIAK, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,986.57 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGARGIOLA, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,985.46 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $181,975.14 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UTZIG, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,973.69 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System