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 ROSADO, VALENTIN, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,659.67 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, MATTHEW J Employer name Rockland County Amount $173,656.85 Date 08/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERILLI, STEVEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,653.93 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $173,650.36 Date 01/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $173,647.40 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUZOWSKI, MICHAEL C, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,644.98 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGENTHAL, ALAN D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $173,636.01 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNENGEISER, JOHN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,624.02 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, ERIC C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $173,620.88 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, ADAM E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $173,613.07 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,610.71 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOEFENKRIEG, STEPHEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,606.08 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASCIOPINTO, STEPHEN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,598.55 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, PERIE Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $173,597.60 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYERS, ROBERT W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $173,588.63 Date 03/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSINGER, MARK L Employer name Department of Health Amount $173,587.33 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, PATRICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $173,587.23 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOENIGSMANN, CARL J, MD Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $173,579.79 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMUSA, JOHN P Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $173,560.60 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, DANIEL B Employer name Department of Health Amount $173,545.99 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, JUNG H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $173,533.28 Date 03/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, NEIL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,529.95 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,528.75 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOUCHKOVSKAIA, ANNA S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $173,522.45 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, SANDOR J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,520.17 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCCULERI, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,509.90 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NALBANDIAN, ALAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $173,506.18 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KATHERINE E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $173,499.01 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, KEVIN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,498.45 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PROTASIEWICZ, VICTOR D Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $173,492.22 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLAR, MARTHA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,487.60 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHNAN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,468.27 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UMBARILA, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,459.54 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIU, CHING T Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $173,458.17 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHEGYI, GABOR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,457.79 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELGERSON, JASON A Employer name Department of Health Amount $173,453.95 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDOSKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,442.91 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASSETT, ROBERT Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $173,431.64 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BYRNES, GEORGE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,431.47 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCKOY, JEFF, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $173,431.33 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDSTEIN, S PETER Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $173,427.00 Date 10/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, ANGEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $173,424.17 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KROLIKIEWICZ, STEPHEN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,416.52 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSINO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $173,414.78 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEVIN E Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $173,410.20 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COX, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $173,398.96 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PATRICK E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,385.38 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATHALLAH-MAMMO, AYSAR Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,385.19 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, ANDREW R Employer name Westchester County Amount $173,384.56 Date 01/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUELLER, MICHAEL V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $173,372.07 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOGUE, HENRY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $173,363.87 Date 08/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, FEDERICO G Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,347.52 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, BRENDAN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,345.38 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOVALL, ANTHONY R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $173,341.07 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELCHIKOV, YULY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $173,325.37 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELS, SHAUN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,321.16 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASKI, PATRICK A Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $173,315.56 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARFEIN, CAROL F Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $173,300.66 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVALE, THOMAS L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,298.58 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEINLICH, DAVID K Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,294.07 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, GREGORY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $173,284.94 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUDHURY, BANI R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $173,279.52 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZ, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $173,267.83 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEEL, MICHAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,265.53 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, DANIEL G Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $173,260.00 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, JOHN B Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $173,260.00 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINARES, EDDY N Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $173,259.75 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEPE, DENISE B Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $173,247.83 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MURO, JOHN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $173,237.92 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EZEKWE, FELIX I Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $173,236.77 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALANTHROFF, RANDY Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,229.84 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDDIQUE, MUSTAQ A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $173,219.33 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEKNEZ, SEAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,216.40 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEN, QI KANG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,213.83 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUBANSKI, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,213.62 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONADIES, LEONARD J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $173,202.42 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, RAYMOND E Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,194.09 Date 01/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELI, NICOLE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $173,185.61 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOOR, SHANNON Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $173,185.09 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINGA, SAROJA K Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $173,182.89 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIA, AMERICO R Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $173,182.89 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGOIA, SALVATORE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,180.30 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, HECTOR R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $173,177.44 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARTIGUENAVE, JACQUES H Employer name Nassau County Amount $173,164.59 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUDENTI, JOHN SCOTT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $173,145.40 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ANN C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, BREDY Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $173,143.92 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODSKY, ELLA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINER, ALAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOVAR, IDA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, PIERRE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BART, ROBERT Y Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALDAROV, ULYANA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINFIELD, LOUIS S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEIMER, HELEN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, STUART W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEL, ZINAIDA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SYDNEY C Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCNIK, GREGORY F Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, ALAN I Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $173,143.92 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System