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 COPPOLA, CARMINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,366.05 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, CHARLES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,363.54 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIS, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $176,351.82 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLCE, ADAM P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,349.54 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUSTAVE, MARIO Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $176,338.62 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDZILOWSKI, JUILA B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,337.20 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARTINO, MICHELLE K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,327.28 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANCEL, JOHN A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $176,320.61 Date 08/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIMKO, JASON F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $176,315.84 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEANE, FRANK W Employer name Bd Commissioners of Pilots Amount $176,312.49 Date 11/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORIGOW, BRETT D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,312.35 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, GABRIELLA Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $176,312.20 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARTINA, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,308.60 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMETTAN, JAMES B Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,304.40 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JERIT, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $176,277.05 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, KENNETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,272.26 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOURGUIGNON, WILLIAM A Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,261.82 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIMINO, DOMINICK L Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,246.70 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIM, SUNG D Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,245.45 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAYNE, JAMES N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,242.14 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OUDERKIRK, THOMAS G Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $176,236.72 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUCERINO, VINCENT A Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $176,233.51 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, ROBERT W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $176,228.67 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILANESE, DAVID C Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $176,215.32 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENSHOFF, RAYMOND W Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $176,209.72 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, SCOTT B Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $176,209.37 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUCILLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $176,205.05 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KARLA G Employer name Department of Law Amount $176,199.21 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASMIN, TABASSUM Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $176,190.36 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHANOWICZ, CHARLES F, III Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $176,189.72 Date 06/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $176,188.65 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, JOHNATHAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $176,168.16 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, ROBERT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,158.23 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONSEN, PETER J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $176,158.20 Date 06/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUDAK, PETER J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $176,131.52 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, DANIEL F Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $176,116.83 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARPE, KELVIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $176,112.80 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, MICHAEL Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $176,111.41 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBARA, MARIO A Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,108.04 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN T Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $176,096.86 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELANEY, BRIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,091.91 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, MARVIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $176,074.35 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRENT L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $176,070.86 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTNER, HOWARD P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $176,060.48 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, KEVIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,045.16 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISI, SALVATORE Employer name Nassau County Amount $176,017.28 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALENCIK, ADAM P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $176,011.51 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, KEITH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $176,003.76 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDOTTO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,997.86 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, GRACE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,993.57 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $175,979.76 Date 12/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, JAMES M Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $175,976.22 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, BRANDON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,974.62 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLFSON, MARK Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $175,974.39 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOSEPH B Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $175,974.10 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, CASEY R Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $175,974.03 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSTER, JOHN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,972.05 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERKES, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,964.72 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARTY, JAMES F Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $175,964.64 Date 05/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIPP, MARK K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $175,961.59 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNECK, DAVID H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,955.97 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, FRANK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,955.36 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACK, MARTIN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $175,942.05 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,941.45 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSKALIK, TODD M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $175,940.28 Date 05/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIS, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,933.28 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUIKART, WILLIAM R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $175,915.55 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRY, STEPHEN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,914.38 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCH, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,911.37 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOPPACHER, ROBERT Employer name Onondaga County Amount $175,910.71 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, JOHN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,907.53 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALPIN, PATRICK T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,904.44 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAKHMATULLINA, MARYAM Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $175,894.85 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, DONALD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,866.03 Date 08/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARMION, THOMAS G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,866.03 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OHLAND, ERIK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,863.91 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEHTA, FAROKH Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,845.33 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, FRANCIS J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $175,843.59 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVA, DEBRA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $175,842.43 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,821.80 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIBELSKI, RONALD F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,819.13 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, VITTORIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,812.30 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SODEN, WILLIAM B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,810.90 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALAZOLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $175,800.64 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,792.82 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,789.34 Date 12/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $175,779.18 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, JEFFREY P Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $175,774.94 Date 01/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIORE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,770.38 Date 03/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VASILE, JOSEPH L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $175,769.58 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGRONE, JOSEPH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,768.24 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POPE, EUGENE G Employer name Westchester County Amount $175,755.95 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, JOSEPH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,753.72 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DOUGLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,749.27 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIAMONTE, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,747.15 Date 06/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, ERIK Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,743.36 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTIERI, STEPHEN V Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $175,742.33 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ROBERT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,740.51 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL F Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $175,739.43 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,735.09 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System