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 MONAHAN, TERANCE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,192.00 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMAGGIO, LORETA V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $175,188.57 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTROWSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,186.30 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KYRIACOU, MIKE Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $175,184.42 Date 04/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, ALVIN L Employer name Department of Law Amount $175,182.07 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, MICAH C Employer name Department of Law Amount $175,182.07 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PHILIP C Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,181.77 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESCIGNO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,180.94 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRUK, SCOTT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,173.25 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNEBEL, GERARD K Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,165.86 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES M Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $175,163.47 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON RONN, RICHARD Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $175,161.57 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WESTBROOK, CORNELIUS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $175,161.47 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,153.27 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEELER, WILLIAM T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,151.96 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, RICHARD W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,151.96 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUMPF, MATTHEW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,150.49 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, GILBERTO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,150.18 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JUDITH Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $175,149.91 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZMAN, JASON H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,132.27 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGINS, BRUCE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $175,126.87 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTALL, JOCELYN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,122.54 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CERRETTO, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,116.03 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHEL, LAURIE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,110.00 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,100.84 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,099.31 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEGANSKAS, VICTOR P Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,098.51 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, THEODORE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,090.52 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREWS, REGGIE G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,070.49 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, DANIEL V Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $175,052.68 Date 05/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIRALDI, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $175,052.38 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $175,043.36 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,038.77 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINIKES, ANDREW G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $175,035.80 Date 08/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,034.18 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEATTY, CRAIG A Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,031.60 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROOSE, STEVEN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $175,026.62 Date 07/22/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRANICO, DOMINICK S Employer name Westchester County Amount $175,024.87 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGELLA, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,014.80 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JAMES G Employer name Westchester County Amount $175,005.13 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MAUREEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $175,003.28 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, MARTIN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $175,002.21 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEIER, THOMAS G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,000.80 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPER, SUSAN G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,000.80 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, STEVEN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $175,000.79 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICENBERG, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $174,999.57 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, STEVEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,995.21 Date 01/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBANERA, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,990.74 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALES, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,989.86 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAAGENSON, DREW W Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $174,989.73 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENNIGAN, JOHN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $174,988.36 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GEE, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,986.92 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTANOVIC, JOSEPH V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $174,985.61 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPKE, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,964.18 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ANDREW G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,959.80 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOLIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,951.37 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, NORMAN E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $174,947.25 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, EDWARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,945.83 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, BRIAN C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $174,944.91 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCINSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,942.35 Date 02/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEKKAS, TRIANTAFILLOS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,933.05 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, ERIC C, SR Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,932.19 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,929.10 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, DANIEL Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $174,926.20 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JASON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,925.21 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOKOLIK, STEPHEN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $174,924.95 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNCE, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $174,911.51 Date 04/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLARD, EVELYN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $174,901.96 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEVLIN, SALVATORE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,900.90 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURLEY, TERRENCE B Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $174,893.68 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVITO, RAYMOND J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,889.10 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THORNTON, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,886.58 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRELLA, JASON P Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $174,882.94 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BUONO, THOMAS R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $174,882.52 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $174,878.06 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEAKE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,874.30 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, DONNA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $174,868.76 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, JOHN M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,868.68 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NE MOYER, PATRICK H Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,868.68 Date 07/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, SHIRLEY Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,868.68 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, DENNIS J Employer name Education Department Amount $174,868.20 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LOURDES M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,853.87 Date 06/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,852.08 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTTS, ARLINE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,841.78 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIGGEMEIER, STEVEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,833.80 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NILSEN, ERIK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,831.26 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $174,826.94 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $174,823.89 Date 10/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, STEVEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,816.80 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRIMARCO, FRANK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,816.23 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKWERTH, RAPHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $174,807.88 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZITH, DANIEL Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $174,804.48 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVINO, ROBERT Employer name Village of Old Brookville Amount $174,804.10 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, LOUIS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,800.90 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIRICOLO, ROSEMARY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,798.00 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILCHEZ, EDWARD P Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,789.60 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, PAUL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $174,785.07 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRELL, ROBERT E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $174,783.78 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVENISH, GLENN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $174,783.72 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOUT, ROBIN J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $174,782.60 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System