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 HURTEAU, SUZANNE M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $184,814.39 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUVENHORST, PETER W Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,796.60 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SENESE, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,790.04 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELANGOVAN, SHASHI Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $184,789.87 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREE, DONALD F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,779.80 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNARUMA, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $184,774.59 Date 05/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, RICHARD F Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $184,765.36 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY-GAFFNEY, DOROTHY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,762.98 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, MERRIE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $184,760.49 Date 07/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ANTHONY P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $184,759.74 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, ANTHONY H Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,757.87 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTIK, JASON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,754.27 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLASCHUK, NICHOLAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,737.00 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,722.45 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DESIREE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $184,722.38 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGUEIRO, JUAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,721.84 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,708.14 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, VINCENT, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,702.86 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,698.60 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HERN, WILLIAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,695.99 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,670.87 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JOHN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,669.54 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KHANNA, PRAGNA S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $184,666.43 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JOHN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $184,654.30 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, PAMELA F Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,641.57 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURLEIGH, JONATHAN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $184,632.71 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRYSTAL, MAUREEN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $184,631.53 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASARO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $184,627.85 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, FRANK G Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,626.14 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,599.44 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIELY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,599.26 Date 05/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDISICH, LUKE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,588.77 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA MORTE, ANGELO Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,572.13 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, STUART A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $184,568.51 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,561.67 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAIL, SEAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,544.24 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MANDI M Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $184,522.74 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMBKOWSKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,512.70 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, GLEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,494.75 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,471.46 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTIN, MATTHEW M Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,468.25 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, CHAD J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $184,465.65 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALGADO, CRAIG A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,456.54 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, SINCLAIR Employer name Westchester County Amount $184,453.37 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZAGA, ADRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,424.37 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRY, MATTHEW Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $184,415.36 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUNZIATO, ANTHONY G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,390.23 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRON, PAUL J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $184,388.85 Date 06/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, THOMAS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,377.89 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,376.33 Date 10/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,376.29 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $184,369.84 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANLEY, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,368.33 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MA, JOHN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,366.00 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ARAMIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,361.34 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAQUE, JAHIRUL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $184,346.30 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,334.08 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEILIG, EDWARD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,322.90 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, KEVIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $184,318.21 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,307.92 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, FRANK, III Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $184,307.82 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $184,289.56 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARSANY, SCOTT R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $184,285.77 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHALEN, GERALD J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $184,273.06 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIKSEN, RUDOLPH H Employer name Albertson Water District Amount $184,270.41 Date 04/20/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KENYA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $184,265.50 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIERNO, PATRICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $184,252.08 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUER, EDWARD J, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,227.98 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLER, GARY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,223.30 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $184,219.27 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO-ADORNO, MICHELLE O Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,217.21 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGER, ROBERT I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,214.74 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCHA, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,213.33 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, THOMAS A Employer name Westchester County Amount $184,213.11 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSEPH D Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,204.70 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUDO, ROCCO, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,191.97 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENSEN, GARY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,188.24 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUIGNAN, JAMES F Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,187.68 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERWYS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,185.44 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,174.34 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC PARTLAND, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,172.90 Date 08/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HENRY A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $184,158.61 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIWINSKI, STEPHEN L Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $184,158.42 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,152.93 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, DARRELL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,141.72 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WERNY, VICTOR F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,134.68 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DANIEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,117.48 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONANNO, THOMAS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $184,111.86 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIKITOPOULOS, JOHN H Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $184,110.16 Date 08/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEINWALL, THOMAS O Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $184,103.24 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STIO, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,097.59 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, CHARLES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,096.78 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MICHAEL L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $184,092.08 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIONI, DANIEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,064.34 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VINCITORE, GERARD R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $184,054.57 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, JAMES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,050.75 Date 02/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPYCINSKI, DAVID H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,043.82 Date 04/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $184,019.34 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKSBERRY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $184,010.80 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRATZON, STEPHEN A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $184,002.70 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System