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 TAPIA, FERNANDO Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JANICE A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DELORES J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KENNETH L Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSSAINT, WAVNY Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUITT, ALISON Y Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, DAVID B Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ-DOLES, MARIA S Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, CARMEN R Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, RICHARD Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, GEORGE R Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISITACION-LEWIS, LAURA Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, EDGAR G Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SAM D Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DENNIS E Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 09/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, DAVID A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ALLAN B Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, THOMAS F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MAXWELL T Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, JOANNE M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTASZEK, PAUL B Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFGANG, PENNY M Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 02/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, CHARLES D Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOTEN, PAUL Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KEVIN G Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 05/25/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, HOPE S Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWACK, HENRY F Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWEIBEL, RONALD A Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $174,000.00 Date 07/06/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAN, JENNIFER Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATENA, FELIX J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, JOSEPH F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERESIA, ANDREW G Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOLAKIS, CATHERINE Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERTON, MARY RITA Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, PHILIP V Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, COURTENAY W Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, STEPHEN W Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 02/20/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLISS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 09/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANEY, GERARD E Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 09/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, PATRICK R Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 08/07/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY, ANTHONY Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, MICHAEL F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDAUGH, MARK M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZEL, MARIANNE O Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CECILY L Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINES, SPERO Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MARK L Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JEROME J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKODA, EDWARD F Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 06/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARGARET T Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DEBRA J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $174,000.00 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, AARON S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,999.95 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZOCH, CLAUDIA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $173,969.70 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDIELLO, JOHN Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $173,961.87 Date 06/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,960.03 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, EDMUND J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $173,952.45 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELAN, JOHN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,941.29 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,941.25 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MUNN, JASON E Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $173,938.04 Date 04/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENARDUZZI, MARCELO F Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,934.17 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOHN M Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $173,911.29 Date 03/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISSLER, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,908.35 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, TY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $173,897.16 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIDONA, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $173,884.41 Date 10/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARAMANICA, FRANK, JR Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $173,882.33 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUITONI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,881.66 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, RYAN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,874.52 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEITMANN, JAMES D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,869.80 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITAN, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,868.81 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI FRANCHI, ERNEST V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,862.00 Date 12/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULIVOLA, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,852.75 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,845.08 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELITI, MARIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $173,839.16 Date 09/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANASTASIS, KONSTANTINOS Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,827.91 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORD, KEVIN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $173,821.05 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANDELA, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,813.06 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANK, GLORIA T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,810.00 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARDY, NORMA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,810.00 Date 08/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUKSLOOT, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,805.83 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRAJ, HASAN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $173,803.84 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,797.27 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EARLS, DECLAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,795.31 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLIGANIC, ANDREW Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,776.20 Date 07/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ALEXANDER Q Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,773.69 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRST, MICHAEL B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $173,770.91 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, ROBERTO B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $173,770.91 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JONATHAN W Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $173,770.91 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JOSEPH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $173,770.91 Date 02/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETO, RENEE W Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $173,770.91 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANZ, JULES Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $173,770.91 Date 07/09/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATIENCE, FRANCIS W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $173,769.09 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPEDISANO, VINCENT Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $173,761.14 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLIS, STEPHEN B Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $173,738.07 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRA, STEPHANIE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $173,730.16 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGAS, MADELINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,716.42 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, JOHN D Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $173,709.28 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACALLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,679.32 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HASSELL, KEVIN R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $173,668.62 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $173,666.41 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System