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 DOOLING, KAREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,921.95 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINELLO, KERRY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $178,912.49 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILANO-ZILEMBO, DEBRA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $178,898.58 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, RHUBENS F Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,860.10 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAMAGLINI, ANTHONY L Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $178,858.97 Date 05/14/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOWDY, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $178,854.82 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNAARS, CHARLES J, JR Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $178,847.78 Date 01/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRDITA, ALEXANDER G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $178,846.19 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ANGELO Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $178,846.19 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, EDWARD Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $178,843.41 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, PAUL E Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $178,821.35 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDDIKA, DIL A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $178,804.81 Date 07/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, KRISTINE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,804.78 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LO BOSCO, VINCENT P Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $178,804.59 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIVEL, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $178,800.02 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, LINCOLN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $178,794.66 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, WILLIAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,794.34 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PATRICK O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,783.05 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHILDRESS, SHELLEY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $178,779.61 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, WALLACE G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $178,778.80 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROBELLO, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,770.56 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAV, MARK T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,738.64 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAREDES, JOEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $178,735.53 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERASUOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,731.55 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNSHINE, NANCY T Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $178,724.08 Date 06/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,720.83 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMUNALE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $178,713.11 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THOMAS P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $178,711.07 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTONE, LOUIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,709.93 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, DARREN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,694.33 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EKSTROM, DAVID A Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,691.42 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAFT, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $178,688.89 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOMARNICKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,682.54 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, BETH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,682.33 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,680.41 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,675.77 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JOHN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,670.89 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, JAMES P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $178,669.13 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKUMAR, VIJAYA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $178,663.56 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, SCOTT J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $178,656.94 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PADUANO, JOSEPH H Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,656.21 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASKO, KENNETH H Employer name Westchester County Amount $178,644.04 Date 12/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOUASSIER, JAMES G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $178,633.95 Date 09/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDANOFF, FRANCINE Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $178,632.19 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGNACKI, CASIMIR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $178,620.00 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $178,609.63 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALANZO, JAMES C Employer name Westchester County Amount $178,605.16 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCLAUGHLIN, MEREDITH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $178,587.37 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTES, NICKLAS J Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $178,586.28 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTACROCE, HENRY F, JR Employer name Town of Southold Amount $178,558.53 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,550.22 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HARA, KATHLEEN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $178,549.80 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PHILIP A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $178,546.66 Date 08/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DANIEL S, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,542.26 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITOGRAD, SCOTT Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,542.13 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DENNIS B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,536.76 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, CHARLES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,516.30 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENNESSY, JOHN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,507.79 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEE, THOMAS P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $178,499.88 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNG, VICTOR W Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $178,488.33 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSE, DOUGLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,475.71 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOENIG, JAMES F Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,475.30 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOHN X Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $178,472.70 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPPERGER, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,472.64 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSH, RICHARD L, JR Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $178,466.52 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKHAUSER, RICHARD V Employer name Cornell University Amount $178,461.39 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, PAUL A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $178,461.08 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER SOLON B, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,455.89 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, THOMAS D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,449.65 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDRE, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,435.93 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMALEN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Westchester County Amount $178,434.50 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $178,431.24 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, ALBERT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $178,426.73 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARELLA, DAVID F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,426.49 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, KELLY L Employer name Department of Law Amount $178,414.13 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, MARK Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,408.02 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLEWAY, JOHN G Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $178,398.45 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLVIN, JOHN C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,398.09 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCADUTO, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,397.00 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANSI, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,389.95 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Northport Amount $178,382.85 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, PILAR Q Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $178,382.13 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, MICHAEL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,380.66 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAASS, SEAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,370.98 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAHEY, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,363.81 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JESSIE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $178,354.49 Date 07/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, GERARD H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,353.40 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, FRANCESCA E Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $178,345.05 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTTA, SUPRADEEP Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $178,344.73 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $178,339.83 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANG, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,321.81 Date 07/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SURIAN, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,309.34 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIMA, GARY R Employer name Nassau County Amount $178,297.23 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $178,294.48 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, PAUL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $178,261.03 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSCATELLO, NICOLE E Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $178,259.03 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STERCULA, EDNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $178,232.59 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROON, HASINA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $178,217.52 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDICOTT, JEAN W Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $178,210.70 Date 02/16/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, TERRY L Employer name Westchester Library System Amount $178,209.64 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System