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 CORONA, THOMAS B Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,635.73 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZEGEDIN, GEDALYE Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $204,626.41 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, STEVEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,625.96 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREUER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,625.89 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANIK, DAVID O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $204,617.47 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, JING Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $204,566.89 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDRICK, WILLIAM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,562.39 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FASANO, KENNETH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,561.41 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINOGUE, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,535.92 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGOLD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,531.28 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,510.61 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC DERMOTT, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,494.39 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POBRE, THOMAS ELIAS Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $204,462.26 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, STEPHEN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,440.21 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDLAR, DANIEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $204,422.06 Date 01/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALDONES, FROILYN C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $204,387.20 Date 08/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEITH W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,367.42 Date 07/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DLUGINSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,363.65 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, ADAM C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $204,342.18 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSHIMER, SCOTT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,338.54 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAGOS, JOSEPH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,327.63 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETER, WAYNE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,311.43 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUANG, CHENGMEI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $204,300.28 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,263.92 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $204,249.80 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMANI, MEENATCHI A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $204,248.88 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DENNIS E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,246.70 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRACK, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,226.34 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUMAR, YOGESH Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $204,222.54 Date 09/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEK, BRIAN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $204,149.37 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,122.83 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMBOR, GARY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $204,120.82 Date 03/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VU, CARL C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $204,112.32 Date 05/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DAVID E Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $204,107.86 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANUSZ, JOSEPH A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $204,107.45 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, VINCENT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,086.11 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $204,067.69 Date 07/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BOER, STEVEN F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $204,066.50 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT D Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $204,040.37 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTI, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $204,000.86 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $203,982.32 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, NEIL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,960.43 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, PAUL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,955.76 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, GERARD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,934.54 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUNDLACH, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,900.55 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUDZINSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,897.88 Date 03/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHINE, ROBERT P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $203,882.07 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAYA, JESUS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,865.40 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, EMIL J Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $203,837.08 Date 10/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, LUCAS S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,794.53 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, GREGORY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,758.37 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGER, KENNETH F Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,750.33 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,726.54 Date 01/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTES, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,721.96 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEIL, CARL W Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,713.64 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOWENTHAL, DAVID A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $203,702.09 Date 07/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABER, DONALD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,680.94 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOGMAN, TRACY A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $203,663.80 Date 03/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PETER A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $203,656.00 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYSICH, KIRSTEN B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $203,590.38 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPUTO, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,529.36 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARANGODA, INDRANI S Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $203,471.90 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIP, FREDERICK M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $203,451.27 Date 01/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JYOTHI P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $203,434.40 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDAR, LALITAKALA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $203,424.08 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, SCOTT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,409.31 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHANE, SUZANNE V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $203,409.18 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, KEVIN P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $203,407.45 Date 10/10/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIN, JAE H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $203,395.85 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,363.13 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISSMAN, RANDY D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $203,353.56 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEDERO, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,330.70 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, WALLACE C, IV Employer name Division of State Police Amount $203,321.01 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIES, NILES M, III Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $203,320.88 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMISON, HERMAN L, JR Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $203,311.89 Date 06/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSETICH, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,292.34 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AQUILINO, PETER J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $203,290.36 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $203,272.46 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNORS, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,263.88 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, JAMES D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,222.82 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORTON, JOHN E, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,190.44 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVE, RAJESH J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $203,174.63 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISPAHANI, ABBAS Employer name Cayuga County Amount $203,159.49 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNALLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $203,154.47 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYERS, DONALD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,127.67 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEIM, BARBARA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $203,120.09 Date 12/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LELI, RONALD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,106.33 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIKINGER, PETER E Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,079.66 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $203,051.57 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAPPULLA, JAMES T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $203,045.77 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CARL N Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $203,044.39 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLINTON, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $203,033.98 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, GLADSTON W Employer name Nassau County Amount $202,988.08 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAHILL, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $202,984.95 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GISONDI, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $202,982.75 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEVEN R, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $202,971.43 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANDOLFO, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $202,970.23 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DEAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $202,962.04 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLLAHAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $202,959.66 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO-FERRO, KRISTINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $202,951.56 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System