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 JUMAN, KAMEEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,985.04 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEPPE, NICKY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,977.82 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMBECKJIAN, ROBERT H Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $176,971.34 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,968.60 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEAN, DANIEL Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $176,939.53 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE GOFF, GERARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,927.20 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERONE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $176,926.78 Date 02/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOYCE, KENNETH P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $176,923.69 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHERMEL, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $176,918.33 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGMANN, BRETT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,903.05 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,890.23 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,889.08 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VINLUAN, AURELIO F, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $176,880.17 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECATUS, JOSEPH W Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $176,878.97 Date 08/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, JEANETTE Employer name NYC Judges Amount $176,874.59 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODSKY, DAVID M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $176,872.02 Date 10/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STENGER, ANN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $176,859.81 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOSE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,846.76 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ALBERT J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,842.27 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STASSI, JOSEPH B Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,822.89 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAILLARGEON, GLEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,811.73 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, EDWARD W Employer name Westchester County Amount $176,803.20 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, STANLEY J Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $176,797.73 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW-EDWARDS, DIANA L. Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $176,793.05 Date 11/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, THOMAS F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,790.46 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REGAN, TODD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,785.59 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE COLYSE, ANTOINE A W Employer name Rockland County Amount $176,780.19 Date 11/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GREGORY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,778.41 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, FRANK P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,778.05 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLAHANE, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,773.69 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIELE, JOSEPH Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,762.04 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOGRIC, FRANK T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,759.89 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARGENT, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $176,758.41 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,757.34 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILIVEROS, GUS M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $176,743.72 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, SCOTT D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,732.27 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUIS M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $176,724.08 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIALA, STEPHEN J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $176,724.08 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHEFFER, AUDREY I Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $176,724.08 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAGES, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,718.85 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SCOTT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,715.67 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOCKSWELL, JOHN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,715.63 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERZICHILLI, ANTONIO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,710.31 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,708.10 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,707.96 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERPER, KEITH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,699.52 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZORN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,698.51 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, LISA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $176,681.54 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, CHARLES L, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,680.99 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VEZZI, NICHOLAS, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,678.94 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JIMMY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,677.26 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,670.96 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,669.36 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENNEMAN, MATTHEW S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,669.35 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORKOWSKI, JASON T Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $176,664.30 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZA, SALVATORE Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $176,644.99 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENZIGER, ROBIN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,636.04 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OJEDA, VICTORIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,618.98 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERONKO, JAY B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,618.01 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RALPH, SUSAN C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $176,605.38 Date 12/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARCUS H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,603.71 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, DANIEL Employer name Cornell University Amount $176,601.78 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, JOHN R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $176,600.97 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, THOMAS F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,598.54 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWANEKAMP, KAREN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $176,598.02 Date 01/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLENDENSKI, JOHN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,595.37 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, HENRY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,589.84 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGIEC, MARK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,582.74 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARATZ, MATTHEW A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,573.20 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, WASCAR R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,563.27 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSWELL, JAMEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,560.95 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VETTER, RICHARD O Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,560.23 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SACKS, RUSSELL Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,548.83 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REASONER, ANNE N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $176,538.44 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLETT, KEITH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,535.31 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TIMOTHY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,534.08 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCKE, KENTON H V Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,529.62 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOHAL, RANJEET Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $176,504.34 Date 03/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $176,477.95 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,469.98 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERVOLINA, CAROLINE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,465.10 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER, HOWARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,464.27 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IOVINO, MARK Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,462.26 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,456.62 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STELLER, DANIEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,455.08 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARENTE, FRANK W Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,435.94 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALASEK, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,429.05 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRY, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,429.03 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERLIN, ELIZABETH R Employer name Education Department Amount $176,428.39 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, TOBIAS L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,420.26 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COONEY, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,419.35 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,416.56 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, CRAIG M Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,387.61 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $176,385.25 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERELLI, ERIK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,378.76 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLACH, JOHN S, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,372.77 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIBICO, JOSEPH R Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $176,370.80 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COFFMAN, ROBERT S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,368.47 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, CHARLES E, III Employer name Village of Kensington Amount $176,367.63 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, BENJAMIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,367.19 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System