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 JIMENEZ, MARIBETH C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $198,470.81 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,466.80 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRENDO, PHILIP R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,449.24 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPPALARDO, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $198,449.11 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, JOHN J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,448.41 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTMANN, PAUL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,438.97 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $198,417.94 Date 09/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANIF, LEAKAT Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,412.29 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRESTONE, STEPHEN G, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,410.64 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLANCY, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,401.88 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHARLES J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $198,393.05 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERDMANN, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,372.29 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPHANOFF, GREGORY Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,370.67 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEERY, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $198,370.41 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHY, RAYMOND W Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,364.01 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGLIANO, ANNETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,350.20 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIOS, JAN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,340.74 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, KAREN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $198,328.00 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIST, GERALD K Employer name NYS Association of Towns Amount $198,321.04 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,316.21 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNVERZAGT, EDWARD J, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,310.55 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSEPH W Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,289.97 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARIN, AUGUSTO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $198,275.80 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NALES, MOISES Employer name Division of State Police Amount $198,253.86 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAL, ARUNA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $198,252.43 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $198,246.25 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARANO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $198,242.88 Date 12/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, THOMAS W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $198,236.25 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,231.92 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRECHSLER, JAMIE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,229.00 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAETENS, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,224.18 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAMBITO, WILLIAM S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,216.86 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINKER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $198,215.86 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JASON W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $198,214.25 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCHI, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,213.49 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, LOUIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,212.94 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOSHY S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $198,207.12 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERFURTH, JON-TODD C Employer name Village of Northport Amount $198,203.33 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANUTHOS, JONATHAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,182.75 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONDOLFF, JOSEPH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,172.04 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GWARDSCHALADSE, CARLO I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $198,161.83 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTINGER, ROBERT S Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,126.90 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,123.07 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIFONE, SALVATORE Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $198,110.21 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, FRANK Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,108.22 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JEFFREY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,102.04 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $198,100.84 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODDIN, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,100.70 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, SHAVIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,074.37 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCCHINO, NICHOLAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,064.98 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, ROBERT F Employer name Nassau County Amount $198,058.60 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINI, LOUIS V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $198,040.19 Date 01/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PETER D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $198,027.71 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $198,025.15 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREVITE, LAUREN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $198,003.83 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAIRO, JOSEPH G, JR Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $197,999.91 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATLEY, MARTIN Employer name Town of Southold Amount $197,981.84 Date 05/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELARDO, LORETTA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $197,960.62 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALE, ANDREW K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $197,956.24 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIMES, TERRENCE J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $197,953.89 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, DARIO Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,948.64 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEHRENS, WILLIAM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,939.33 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, THOMAS O Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,929.83 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAZLAUSKAS, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,929.78 Date 07/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NARDO, JEANETTE Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,926.64 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LEANDRO Employer name Westchester County Amount $197,907.72 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNUOLO, MARIO L Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $197,899.33 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, NEIL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,894.11 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CABE, DANIEL D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,892.24 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MATTHEW Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $197,889.14 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLAN, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $197,885.19 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, LAUREL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,879.53 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERTE, MARK E Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,868.17 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUPE, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,857.64 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORSINO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,849.95 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORELLI, VINCENT P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,845.85 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASIC, ANTHONY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,844.09 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILDARE, SHAWN L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $197,833.23 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANINI, DANIEL M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $197,830.64 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,824.15 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SQUAZZO, FREDERICK A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $197,820.72 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATIBAG, TEODOCIA E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $197,820.41 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALES, WILLIAM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,793.17 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADCOCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $197,768.79 Date 07/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODDIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,766.86 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRATTALI, GARY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,725.88 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, FRANK P Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $197,711.41 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE VERNA, ANDREW L Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,704.03 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ORLANDO Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $197,698.61 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAILLA, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,696.37 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,691.76 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDFORS, STEVEN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,691.31 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $197,673.90 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIEDERMANN, WILLIAM R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $197,669.21 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, LORRAINE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $197,661.03 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEDALIERE, COSTANZO Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $197,655.02 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRANGE, CARL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,640.10 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, DOUGLAS S Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $197,638.95 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZHARRIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $197,633.73 Date 02/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, JAMES F Employer name Nassau County Amount $197,629.69 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System