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 SIKORSKI, KEVIN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,572.85 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARAGONE, PETER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,570.74 Date 07/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARGAN, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,570.37 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, HENRY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,564.77 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZARRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $186,550.64 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAIDIAN, ANIL K Employer name Rockland County Amount $186,542.47 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,537.24 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, TAMMY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,533.12 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CANN, HUGH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,529.60 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONONCHUK, VLAD Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $186,515.07 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, RICHARD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,502.37 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,497.42 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANVILLE, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $186,494.28 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,469.04 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAYE, IAN S Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $186,468.23 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASSARELLA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,459.15 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONVIT, ANTONIO J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $186,441.65 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARDOS, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,431.55 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $186,429.73 Date 10/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICOLICH, SERGIO J Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,420.60 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURIELLO, MARK F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,420.00 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,393.80 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOTT, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,375.82 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEMIR, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,374.56 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLONE, STEVEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,365.93 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDGECOCK, DANIEL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,350.12 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, ANTHONY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,339.06 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLLAHAN, JOHN F Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $186,308.18 Date 12/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC BEAN, GHYSLAINE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,305.54 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIN, COLLIN W, II Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $186,305.22 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKS, LAWRENCE K Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $186,302.34 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIVANO, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $186,295.11 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, LORRAINE A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $186,282.28 Date 10/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLI, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $186,264.09 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, HOWARD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $186,263.78 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $186,260.41 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAVARES, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,259.37 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUOZZO, ANTHONY T Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,258.82 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, JOSEPH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,244.37 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, TIMOTHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,243.83 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $186,239.02 Date 09/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVANNIELLO, JAMES A Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $186,223.13 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CHARLES P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $186,214.78 Date 08/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, DAVID V Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,205.11 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,197.83 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEPLANSKY, MICHAEL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,195.84 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORHAN, FRANCINE Employer name Division of State Police Amount $186,184.11 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATCHEKOSKY, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,173.44 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIOTO, EDWARD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,167.24 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORGI, FRANK G Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,164.28 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUNGEN, GREGORY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,160.98 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, JAMES K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,151.56 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, JAMES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,142.15 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WU, MICHAEL T Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,138.99 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, KEVIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,128.17 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ALBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,102.61 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,099.82 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINA, JOSE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $186,098.61 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOHN J Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $186,090.81 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEGARTY, BRIAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $186,083.40 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, JAMES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,082.42 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHANNON, DAVID N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $186,079.20 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULRICH, SIGRID Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $186,073.94 Date 04/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, NELSON M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,073.02 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROACH, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,068.87 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORNUM, SONIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,066.83 Date 07/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, JAMES C Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,060.47 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN DE CERVENS, CHRISTIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $186,060.34 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GINLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,031.59 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIBERATO, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,027.92 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, PETER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $186,019.66 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRACCIO, MARK A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $186,017.79 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ODDES W Employer name Westchester County Amount $186,001.39 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DAVID C Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $186,000.10 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSAK, ROBERT Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $185,983.77 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $185,977.89 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEEKER, WILLIAM B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,977.06 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PIERCE V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $185,963.00 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURLEY, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $185,937.57 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGYAR, JAMES L, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,920.01 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTZEL, WAYNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,912.88 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARY, GLENN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,911.87 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ANDREW J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $185,907.19 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHMER, TODD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $185,898.58 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONGARELLO, ANTHONY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $185,894.77 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PATRICK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,894.13 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROA, GEORGE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,886.93 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER, KIERAN G Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $185,881.19 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGICH, KEITH P Employer name Nassau County Amount $185,870.34 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO, MILAGROS Employer name Nassau County Amount $185,858.87 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $185,854.70 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVICK, DAVID E Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $185,845.28 Date 08/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARAHER, EDWARD M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $185,840.67 Date 05/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH F Employer name Nassau County Amount $185,792.82 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANDL, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $185,777.87 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHAEL M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $185,754.26 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, TANYA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $185,746.34 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORSO, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $185,743.91 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANT, ARTHUR C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $185,740.00 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMON, TIMOTHY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $185,732.80 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System