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 MAILE, SHAWNE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,374.70 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $181,359.06 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DENIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,346.27 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIN, DENNIS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $181,338.44 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLAGES, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,333.87 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAJESWARI, RAJA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $181,327.66 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDIT-DURANT, USHIR Employer name NYC Judges Amount $181,320.73 Date 03/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRECHSLER, JAMIE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,318.49 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DANE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,316.95 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBOLI, ROBERT L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $181,312.97 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OAKES, GREGORY S Employer name Oswego County Amount $181,306.84 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, JAMES Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $181,298.39 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ANTHONY P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $181,291.91 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDBERG, HOWARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $181,284.82 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $181,282.10 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JAMES R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $181,264.47 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMONE, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,259.38 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, MAUREEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,257.30 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLUVIO, VINCENT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,248.57 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MARGUERITE S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $181,242.30 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, KENNETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,234.16 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, ASHLEY E Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $181,231.14 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, DONALD A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $181,221.25 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, PAUL J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $181,220.52 Date 06/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTIGLIERI, JUSTIN C Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $181,218.74 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAVELLA, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,204.30 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JOSEPH P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,191.37 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MICHAEL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $181,185.86 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIBERG, JOHN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,180.04 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, MARSHA D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $181,171.90 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $181,171.56 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALIERNO, PATRICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $181,169.28 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIVETTI, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $181,167.98 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CINIELLO, DANIEL A Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $181,151.10 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, ROBERT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,143.39 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAUGHTRY, DARREN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,138.75 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $181,135.19 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERREBY, DAVID R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,125.07 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASHMAN, KEITH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,122.24 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANSROW, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,120.36 Date 05/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOUHY, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $181,118.95 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRODSKY, DAVID M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $181,116.75 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRABER, SCOTT B Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $181,116.75 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, KEVIN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $181,091.05 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, RICHARD P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $181,087.73 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSKALIK, MARC C Employer name Westchester County Amount $181,085.22 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, NABIL Employer name Nassau County Amount $181,084.87 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATEL, DHARMESH N Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $181,078.00 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, WILLARD S Employer name Nassau County Amount $181,066.01 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOPEE, KAREN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $181,065.75 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, ROBERT K Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $181,053.67 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $181,046.67 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JEFFREY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,046.41 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, ROSEMARIE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $181,039.24 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, THOMAS F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $181,034.09 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOZIER, KENNETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $181,019.80 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WILLIAM E Employer name Westchester County Amount $181,003.94 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAFT, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $181,000.78 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, ISAI Employer name Westchester County Amount $180,999.63 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, SEAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,994.84 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, JOY F Employer name NYC Judges Amount $180,987.32 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDINELLI, DANIEL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $180,970.37 Date 11/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAHL, EDWARD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,968.46 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUNARO, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,951.73 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEY, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $180,944.16 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWANSON, PATRICK E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $180,943.34 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDGETTE, DONALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,935.15 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $180,935.04 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLOOD, PHILIP M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $180,927.15 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, DALE O Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $180,922.62 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLECHT, FRANK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,912.75 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS-DE PEYSTER, CLAUDIA L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $180,912.30 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, JOSEPH V Employer name Orleans County Amount $180,911.64 Date 07/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CRAIG S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $180,907.68 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,887.33 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTI, JOSEPH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $180,869.96 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBB, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,857.16 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANG, LI PEI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $180,856.60 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,846.01 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $180,829.61 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASKIEWICZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,822.02 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSON, THEODORE M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $180,818.58 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, BRUCE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,816.81 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERING, MICHAEL J Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $180,788.42 Date 04/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZAPELLE, ANTHONY C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,785.80 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $180,780.32 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $180,780.20 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUENCA, A FREDERICKA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $180,778.13 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, CURTIS J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $180,770.40 Date 06/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCILEPPI, JEREMY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,757.30 Date 02/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBE, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $180,752.31 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORESTO, JAMES V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,736.61 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRENDA, ANDREW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $180,733.17 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ODDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,722.02 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CINDY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,718.07 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAN GERMANO, ANDREW G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,718.07 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASOLA, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,699.06 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $180,695.76 Date 08/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEMBERGER, STEPHEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $180,692.09 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIN, DENNIS M Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $180,680.54 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System