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 PEREIRA, FREDIS R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $189,518.06 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,509.71 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $189,508.16 Date 09/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGNAROL, ROBERT Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $189,507.56 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNEGIE, WILLIAM C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $189,485.47 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDONE, JOHN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $189,481.97 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIERRO, ANTHONY N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $189,463.53 Date 04/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, RICHARD J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $189,457.16 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, GUY D Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $189,457.00 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CRAIG M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $189,446.64 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARK A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $189,440.39 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JOHN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,437.21 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEPOO, DEOWCHAND Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $189,428.57 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, JEFFREY B Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $189,413.60 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, JUNZHE Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $189,413.38 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLSCH, KAREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,390.36 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECARLO, DANIEL E Employer name City of Rye Amount $189,382.77 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EGAN, SEAN P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $189,355.34 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIHALTSES, GEORGE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $189,320.20 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RICHARD A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $189,287.50 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, LAURA JEAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,246.04 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANTOL, KENNETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $189,236.32 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLESON, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,204.17 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEISER, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,190.75 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZI, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,186.79 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHARLES P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $189,184.94 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name READ, PAUL W Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,164.66 Date 01/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETHIER, DONNIE R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $189,160.84 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSCINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,158.72 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARLOTTA, LOUIS Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $189,118.03 Date 01/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, JOHN R, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,113.14 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COZZA, KENNETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,106.71 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, KEVIN H Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $189,103.09 Date 03/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DONAL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,100.48 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURLEY, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,095.45 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSSANO, MATTHEW A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,090.80 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEISSINGER, EUGENE T, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,090.58 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANTELLIZZI, FRANCO P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,059.54 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, JOHN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,056.27 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIENZ, EDWARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,054.67 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VONSOOSTEN, RICHARD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $189,044.73 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $189,036.04 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSS, JEFFREY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $189,031.30 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REGAN, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $189,018.62 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DANIEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,999.45 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $188,978.42 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOE, MANJU E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $188,977.32 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARDNER, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,974.79 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NATH, DILIP Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $188,960.83 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,956.84 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMONTASER, ADIL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,930.55 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,929.61 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, PHILIP J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $188,926.86 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASZEL, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,926.56 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HETZEL, CARL M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $188,924.25 Date 04/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUDDY, CYNTHIA STOETER Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $188,922.89 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIEDNER, DANIEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,922.84 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERPONT, JOHN T Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $188,916.75 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINDLAR, ERICH A Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $188,907.24 Date 06/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIMIGLIOZZI, GEORGE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,900.63 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMYTH, DAN J Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $188,898.96 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEIL, ALEXANDER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,881.60 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSLER-WALLACH, SYLVIA H Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $188,880.74 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEC, SCOTT R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $188,878.42 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIQUERAS, NICHOLAS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $188,861.09 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWEIZER, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,859.99 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, CRAIG T Employer name Cornell University Amount $188,845.98 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONK, BRIAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,843.16 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINISI, ROCCO M Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,807.82 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMOND, CAROL L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $188,797.89 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, VINCENT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,791.03 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RALL, ARTHUR E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,787.79 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESLIN, RICHARD V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,786.20 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIPONIS, LYSA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,786.20 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,786.20 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASCALU, MIHAI Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $188,751.89 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, RAZAULLAH Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $188,751.89 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,738.41 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEIER, JASON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $188,733.59 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALY, THOMAS D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,721.78 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,711.68 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMEO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,691.48 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KENT A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $188,653.81 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINNION, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,635.55 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHANNON, KEVIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,630.16 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRUSZESKI, FRANK R, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $188,622.06 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENIS, ERIC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,610.33 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, MARK F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $188,597.92 Date 10/29/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,586.37 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLUM, KEITH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,585.81 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVEQUE, RAYNALD D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $188,573.70 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, STEVEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $188,567.48 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBERA, WILLIAM A Employer name Rockland County Amount $188,562.95 Date 01/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, TODD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,522.54 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $188,499.93 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANIZALES, LILIBETH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $188,499.09 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERICO, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,480.44 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAND, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $188,474.70 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, KAREN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $188,467.05 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $188,460.03 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System