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 BIELOWICZ, JOHN G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $175,728.75 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, NORBERTO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,723.54 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAUL, BARRY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,722.03 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ROBERT Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $175,720.89 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASPARRO, DANIEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,716.01 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOHNNY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,714.85 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARNS, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $175,710.90 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,698.84 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILAN, SERGIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,696.62 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASER, CARL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,681.68 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORDERO, ALFRED R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $175,680.00 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULIK, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $175,675.60 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERHALTER, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,669.76 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORSE, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,668.63 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIK, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,666.16 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACEY, STEPHEN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,664.87 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SHAWN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,663.58 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHINDER, NEIL Employer name Rockland County Amount $175,663.57 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERFIELD, BOZENNA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $175,659.98 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARANGO, VICTORIA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $175,655.34 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPEAS, RAPHAEL B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $175,655.34 Date 03/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA-ROCHA, LORNA A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $175,651.88 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $175,650.46 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KARNICH, DONALD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,619.36 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROSIER, SCOTT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,616.03 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MICHELE, JANE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $175,609.48 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEALLY, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,604.36 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASH, MICHAEL F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $175,601.19 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBOWITZ, JILL D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,596.72 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RHODINA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $175,594.95 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTY, BRYAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,581.62 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIONI, JOSEPH F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $175,573.01 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEHHAS, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,571.15 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS L, III Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $175,558.10 Date 01/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTA, COSMO J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $175,546.24 Date 09/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLEIWAS, KENNETH B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $175,541.53 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, MAURICE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,536.05 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAY, MARCIANO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,535.46 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, HAROLD C Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $175,531.38 Date 05/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSTROW, JASON I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,530.80 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, THOMAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,525.25 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID H Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,524.48 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFT, DAWN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,523.98 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZVON, JAVIDA B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $175,507.00 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, STEVEN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,502.56 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACIOPPI, RONALD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,495.12 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUGNO, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,489.76 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOLLO, LINDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,487.16 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUEWER, PAUL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,485.94 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMA, RAJIV D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,483.38 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOKINA, ERIC Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,478.41 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYES, ROBERTO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,459.46 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURCELL, TARA A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $175,455.33 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSON, THEODORE M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $175,444.15 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONE, TODD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,443.29 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $175,430.76 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLING, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,427.75 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANNANDREA, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,406.57 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLEIER, GREGG J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,402.68 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETERS, LYNDEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,394.00 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STADT, CAROLANN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $175,393.36 Date 10/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTILLO, RANOLFO M Employer name Rockland County Amount $175,392.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, FRANCIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,387.15 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,383.66 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTANO, MARCO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,381.27 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MANFREDO, JR Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $175,377.70 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, FABIENNE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $175,374.08 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $175,371.13 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVIER, JEANNE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,370.00 Date 02/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, LUC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,367.29 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANDIAK, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,359.67 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, GARY W Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,358.43 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,349.23 Date 04/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLENK, SCOTT D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $175,345.94 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, TOM A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,344.00 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHUNG SUK Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $175,330.24 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEKAJLO, TOMMY S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,314.41 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, YING LAN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $175,312.82 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, DAVID A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,308.00 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISKEVICS, DAVID Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,302.56 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IQBAL, MOHAMMED Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $175,301.65 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYUBOFF, ZINAIDA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $175,300.76 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, ANDREW M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,294.57 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROEBER, PATRICIA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,286.80 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVENSEN, ERIC E Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,286.16 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAREY, JASON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,282.71 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURRO, STEPHEN D Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $175,282.53 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHITA, ELENA C Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $175,277.78 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, MATTHEW C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,271.88 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC AULEY, JAMES W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,267.38 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARNICK, DENNIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,253.73 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,252.06 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAMER, KIM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,247.70 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNETT, CAROLYN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,241.45 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDDINGS, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,232.18 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMKE, KURT C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,218.70 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUH, RYANG J, MD Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $175,213.95 Date 10/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDING, PAUL Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $175,205.67 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PENTOLA, CHARLES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,202.34 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELE, ANTHONY M Employer name Orange County Amount $175,194.42 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System