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 RANZE, MARK A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $206,089.05 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $206,087.71 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATALINA, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $206,082.41 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIZMARIK, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $206,043.31 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKS, DAVID H Employer name Nassau County Amount $206,033.15 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, PETER Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $206,014.08 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALES, MA LOURDES C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $205,995.83 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONETTA, ANTHONY O Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $205,987.64 Date 11/23/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, ALAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,982.01 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERBESEY, KEVIN E Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $205,965.29 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMA, ILI Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $205,954.49 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTY, ANTHONY IP Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $205,943.58 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, EDWARD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $205,942.69 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINARO, JOHN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $205,941.43 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EICHNER, VINCENT T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $205,927.01 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPILLANE, SHAUN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,881.37 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNE, MICHAEL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,877.48 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EWANITZ, ANDREW P Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,858.16 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASMENOFSKY, DAVID A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $205,844.70 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVALIER, ANGEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,808.64 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LADIN, EDWARD J Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $205,783.35 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AHMED, SHADAB H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $205,752.23 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, NANCY H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $205,746.64 Date 09/08/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,732.68 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLERA, VINCENT E Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,727.90 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANGO, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,715.31 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BETHENCOURT, RAMON Employer name City of Middletown Amount $205,711.39 Date 01/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOBLE, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,687.10 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, JEFFREY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,684.58 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, THOMAS W Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,677.54 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIAM C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,673.26 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, JOHN V Employer name Westchester County Amount $205,669.82 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLEN, STEPHEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,669.15 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPOLINO, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,665.97 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALLACE, JOHN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,663.06 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JO ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,628.99 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, JOHN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,617.85 Date 04/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROY, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,587.22 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,575.15 Date 01/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENDOLA, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,564.77 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDLAR, DAVID B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $205,556.57 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATCH, THOMAS E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $205,530.25 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALLEMI, RALPH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,462.87 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPPI, MARY-JEAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,447.54 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $205,445.84 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,440.94 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIRONE, MICHAEL N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,432.45 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITCHETT, ROBERT G Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,420.99 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGEE, ROBERT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,297.22 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JANET B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $205,296.20 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATARI, MANJU P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $205,287.92 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $205,276.22 Date 08/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, SHAWN P Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $205,263.16 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, GARY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,239.44 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZIE, KENNETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,238.75 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILOSCIA, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $205,229.24 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISENSTEIN, LAWRENCE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,224.84 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, ARNOLD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,212.76 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FASANELLI, GEORGE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,191.87 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRAKA, TARA R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $205,188.45 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSBY, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,163.21 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,154.68 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARFALLA, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,147.07 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMADIO, THOMAS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,139.74 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOTT, MARLENE D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $205,120.26 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VANZEYL, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,111.53 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABARNO, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $205,099.62 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPONE, MICHAEL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,080.22 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPLAR, RICHARD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,059.40 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $205,058.94 Date 02/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NETUS, LUCIEN, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $205,054.27 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCA, JOHN L, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,049.05 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNICK, STEVEN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $205,037.49 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIEGUEZ, ANTHONY V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $205,022.76 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENTRASTI, TIMOTHY L Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $205,021.07 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAG, DONALD P Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $205,013.06 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERPICO, ROBERT MICHAEL Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $205,000.12 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON STRANDTMANN, AGNIESZKA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $204,996.31 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $204,992.42 Date 06/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YALUN, CAROLINA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $204,970.42 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOELERMANN, ERIC Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $204,928.88 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, SEAN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,923.20 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOKE, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $204,919.89 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUTARALLI, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,917.22 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRODSKI, STANLEY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,887.96 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,887.96 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JEFFREY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,883.30 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DONALD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,846.42 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRO, JOSEPH X Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,832.74 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSWEILER, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,795.79 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINTON, JOHN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,788.30 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHMUD, SYED A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $204,781.71 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,765.29 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDO, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,737.06 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMONACO, THOMAS V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $204,725.41 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JUAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $204,675.99 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREER, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,670.13 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRAZZO, ANTHONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $204,650.47 Date 08/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JURGENSEN, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,645.53 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEVES, MARCOS R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $204,637.92 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System