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 KAPNICK, BARBARA R Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 09/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLE, HECTOR D Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHTINEN, JOHN A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 08/13/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENTHAL, JOHN M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 09/14/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLEY, STEPHEN K Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL C Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 10/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, JOSEPH J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 03/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZANET, SALLIE Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRO, WILLIAM F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 07/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLI, ANGELA M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 02/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, WILLIAM E Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, KARLA Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 07/07/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, JUANITA BING Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERADOTTO, ERIN M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENWICK, DIANNE T Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, ROSALYN H Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, REINALDO E Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, SHERI S Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, DAVID B Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGROI, SANDRA LYNNE Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY E Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENY, JOHN W, JR Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 02/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOM, PETER Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $183,300.00 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JASON T Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $183,287.88 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROGAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $183,286.11 Date 07/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITCZAK, CHARLES S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $183,277.56 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, BRIAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $183,260.16 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGLYNN, MARTIN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $183,256.49 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JOSEPH W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $183,252.53 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOERTER, SUSAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $183,222.99 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTINI, DAWN M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $183,201.28 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAROHA, MUKESH P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $183,173.71 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, DAVID R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $183,173.08 Date 01/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASQUARELLA, ANDREW Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $183,171.54 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, THOMAS H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $183,163.33 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIGIACOMO, DOMINICK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $183,151.58 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEGA, KIRK G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $183,145.50 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARROYO, JUDY Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $183,134.40 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALCATERRA, REGINA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $183,126.94 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, ALLAN C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $183,114.35 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, RICHARD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,094.98 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLER, GREG T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $183,087.82 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BESTHOFF, ERIC A Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,084.00 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILELLO, JAMES A Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,072.01 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAQUE, ANJUM A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $183,067.00 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, RYAN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,066.50 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHTER, HANS E P Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,065.34 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, FATIMA J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $183,057.48 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, BRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,047.80 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUSMANO, SCOTT Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,047.42 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERNA, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,044.36 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAVERDAS, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $183,039.01 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUSCHER, KEVIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,019.17 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APONTE, MILTON Employer name Nassau County Amount $183,005.71 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BRIAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,987.84 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,986.72 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, JUAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,979.86 Date 02/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODEN, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,977.71 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETTERSON, KENNETH T Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,963.94 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALES, ROBERT T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $182,953.04 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOIE, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,937.10 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERATO, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,928.73 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWITZ, FRANKLIN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,921.19 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPOELSTRA, JOEL D Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $182,918.66 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRELLER, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,913.27 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGLIETTINI, MARK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $182,910.00 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, EUGENE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,898.75 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARUBA, MARIAM I, MS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $182,895.99 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, CHARLENE M Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $182,890.93 Date 10/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,882.26 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALPOLE, DAVID Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $182,881.35 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAGLIANO, RONALD A Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $182,869.62 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAKE, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,865.38 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VACCARO, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,865.35 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FROST, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $182,851.85 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALORGIO, JOSEPH J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $182,842.44 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROLL, JOHN R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $182,837.90 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE RISI, MARTINO Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $182,825.48 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAHILL, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,815.87 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, PATRICK M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $182,804.19 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEPPER, ROBERT S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $182,767.97 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPORTELLA, PHILIP Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,762.67 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, DENISE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $182,749.09 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, STEPHEN J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $182,745.40 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINN, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $182,725.48 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MICHAEL D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $182,710.08 Date 06/22/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,704.73 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIPPER, MAUREEN G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $182,701.93 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAGRIFF, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,701.21 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABRIELSEN, KIT K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,692.06 Date 01/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEAKE, FRANK X Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,691.99 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHELS, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,689.42 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARKUS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,688.93 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MITCHELL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $182,688.03 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCKEN, STEPHEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,682.36 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLIN, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,677.11 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVUTO, STEPHEN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $182,672.50 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRACEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $182,660.45 Date 05/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SURDICH, ANTHONY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $182,649.45 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System