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 SCHMIDT, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $222,875.76 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLEVIN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,862.29 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $222,803.36 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDERICO, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,702.86 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, PABLO F Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $222,669.71 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, KRISTIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $222,658.88 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, ZAE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $222,641.23 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINELLI, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,618.33 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDENMAYER, JEANPIERRE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $222,618.21 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDANA, SADHANA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $222,618.21 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGT, JOSEPH N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $222,580.42 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTAK, JOSEPH G Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,553.04 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOTTLIEB, HOWARD P Employer name Ulster County Amount $222,438.61 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $222,404.73 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREHM, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,391.23 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAYLOR, ROSANNE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $222,370.08 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, STEVEN G Employer name Genesee Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $222,362.00 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $222,360.04 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, PAUL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,298.97 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBER, MARY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $222,251.01 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRO, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $222,165.38 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES-LOPEZ, MARIANNE P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $222,142.38 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREULICH, WILLIAM A Employer name Nassau County Amount $222,048.21 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONG, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $222,032.27 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, KENNETH P Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $222,003.89 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,972.13 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,916.20 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRUENFELDER, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,860.08 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, JAMES F, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,857.53 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $221,803.49 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESNICK-KLEIN, AMY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $221,787.96 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETA, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,783.74 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, LUIS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,736.14 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, MARK F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $221,680.50 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, RICARDO Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $221,676.82 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAMAY, PAUL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,619.24 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGNUSON, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,594.69 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CSOKA, KEVIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,558.67 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGES, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $221,555.08 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORLEY, GREGORY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,528.22 Date 01/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRICELLE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,483.51 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALAN, OMAR D Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,469.00 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGGI, SUBODH J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $221,468.08 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIG, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,466.88 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONE, JOHN M Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $221,460.32 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMMANDER, JAMES C Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $221,457.48 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,447.97 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, EMANUEL Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $221,407.27 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, MARK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,292.38 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $221,273.29 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUBCHAROEN, THANIT Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $221,220.13 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, HARRY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $221,217.36 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUARIO, STEPHEN J Employer name NYS Association of Counties Amount $221,172.00 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHETSURIANI, LASHA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $221,161.55 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,146.53 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UMEASOR, NNAEMEZIE GABRIEL Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $221,132.76 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, KEVIN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,075.85 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAMPERVEEN, MIKE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $221,059.93 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDRIGAN, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $221,012.09 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGE, JEROME F Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $220,912.87 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, JEIVER Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,902.30 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWELL, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,866.55 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHELHORN, JOHN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,853.39 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIGGS PAULY, LEAH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $220,830.93 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, LAWRENCE N, MD Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $220,807.12 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINO, FABIO D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $220,800.38 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPEDALIERE, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $220,778.82 Date 05/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ERIC J Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,775.78 Date 01/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSSO, GARY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $220,755.48 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC HALE, DENNIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,740.45 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRITT, WILLIAM S Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $220,724.02 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHAN, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $220,695.90 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,673.89 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDNICK, KIRK J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $220,663.39 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TYNER, LORENZO P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,623.03 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHAEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,615.97 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASEY, CRAIG B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $220,590.97 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIACONE, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,566.61 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, ERICK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,546.29 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERMA, MANISH Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $220,502.38 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, ADRIAN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $220,498.65 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSWALD, ROBERT T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $220,490.64 Date 09/19/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILLIAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $220,487.20 Date 03/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDONE, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,484.19 Date 01/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, KATHLEEN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $220,476.91 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,432.55 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, KEVIN H Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,418.96 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARARAKY, FARNAZ Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $220,353.98 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, FRANCIS J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $220,283.71 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWZ, MICHAEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,229.30 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILNE, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,170.02 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNN, ANDREW S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $220,168.00 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENDRICK, SCOTT K Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,132.18 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $220,093.75 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, JOHN W Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $220,086.74 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIBRI, WAEL Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $220,053.63 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAS, PROVAT C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $220,043.85 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JAMES K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $220,034.47 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVA, GENNARO J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $220,022.72 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, STEPHEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $220,010.34 Date 01/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System