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 FRANCOIS, MARIE E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $238,739.39 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JIMMY Employer name Nassau County Amount $238,658.53 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALANTE, FRANK Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $238,604.30 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARESTA, JOHN C Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $238,531.82 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORONA, JAY Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $238,497.24 Date 10/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MARTIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $238,403.10 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEREGHINO, JAMES C Employer name Nassau County Amount $238,391.18 Date 08/23/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, FRED ROBERT, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $238,390.26 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, ROBERT E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $238,290.00 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, PAUL R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $238,273.63 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, COLIN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $238,171.22 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLTHALER, FRED W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $238,157.78 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $238,150.12 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNABE, ANGEL, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $238,094.52 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARASYM, RICHARD H Employer name Nassau County Amount $237,936.29 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLFESTER, MICHAEL K Employer name Nassau County Amount $237,820.29 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MODICA, PAUL J Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $237,792.37 Date 04/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, BRUCE A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $237,650.70 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD H Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $237,622.08 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $237,554.74 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $237,534.74 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELMURO, ROBERT M Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $237,167.52 Date 04/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OMEIS, STEVEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $237,110.33 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KAREN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $237,058.74 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASKIW, RICHARD P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $237,043.76 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOHT, THOMAS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $237,029.89 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, KENNETH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $236,914.35 Date 07/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $236,843.34 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEVERLEY, CORDIA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $236,639.71 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $236,599.01 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SACCOCCIO, JOHN J Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $236,364.30 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHOWSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $236,328.51 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EDWIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $236,327.35 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUANG, XIANCHUN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $236,310.10 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRIAN R Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $236,123.90 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANSHAW, EDWARD L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $236,118.07 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $236,109.39 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDER, MAURINE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $236,093.70 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $235,985.21 Date 07/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KENNETH O Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $235,885.65 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEANE, MARTIN J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $235,781.14 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, ANTHONY F Employer name Nassau County Amount $235,747.64 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CULLAGH, RAYMOND F Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $235,635.91 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TITARCHUK, ANASTASIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $235,576.66 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, ALAN L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $235,544.40 Date 09/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, MOHAMMAD M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $235,307.53 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, RAYMOND E Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $235,193.61 Date 02/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RAYMOND S Employer name Nassau County Amount $235,174.10 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $235,120.20 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAWSON, STEPHANIE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $235,014.00 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, DIANA R Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $235,012.31 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINIONES, GIL C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $234,999.96 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEVIN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $234,972.36 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OFFNER, MITCHELL A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $234,956.17 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QAYYUM, ABDUL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $234,824.82 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOMACK, REGINA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $234,769.28 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $234,741.43 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEPPERMAN, MITCHELL Employer name Nassau County Amount $234,731.24 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLLA, JAMES J Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $234,651.16 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALANAKIS, DENNIS K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $234,440.93 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUT, CARLOS O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $234,428.03 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYLE, KEITH F Employer name Nassau County Amount $234,328.83 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $234,132.11 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $234,125.22 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $234,096.36 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOKSEY, JERRY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $234,082.60 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, SEAN T Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $234,029.06 Date 02/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGNER, COLM P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $234,026.66 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, WAYNE P Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $234,016.69 Date 03/07/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROWNER, MARTHA L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $233,953.44 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEE, ANDREW H Employer name Nassau County Amount $233,939.95 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNSER, JAMES M Employer name Genesee County Amount $233,896.75 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOINUDDIN, KHAJA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $233,846.35 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELARGY, NEIL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $233,840.87 Date 02/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GLEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $233,759.90 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIAN, RASHID A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $233,693.49 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREBLE, TIMOTHY B Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $233,666.96 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $233,648.28 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAGNE, ROBERT G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $233,601.75 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDDYCOART, MARK K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $233,430.28 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, RACHEL W Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $233,299.36 Date 06/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, FREDDY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $233,244.31 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAWCHUK, ROBERT L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $233,162.14 Date 04/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JAMES P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $233,148.04 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANCE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $233,145.64 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUMEISTER, JONATHAN T Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $233,091.34 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIARA, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $232,993.57 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRZESKI, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $232,989.60 Date 07/07/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARDELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $232,934.21 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOO, KIJEON Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $232,899.32 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCOLINO, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $232,896.79 Date 03/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DILLON, DANIEL S Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $232,853.97 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAIRNS, RYAN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $232,817.56 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $232,814.35 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATTALANI, MARK Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $232,782.09 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, CHUN W Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $232,700.06 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLAN, ROBERT B Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $232,554.61 Date 05/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEISNER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $232,475.85 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DARREL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $232,426.94 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERKINS, EDWARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $232,394.71 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System