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 CAISLEY, IAN J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $171,194.35 Date 07/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, JAMES E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $171,189.39 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEDAT, MOHAMMED S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $171,186.83 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JUSTIN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $171,184.27 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IYEKEGBE, VERONICA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $171,179.02 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, SHAUN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $171,165.52 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIXON, LISA B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $171,159.96 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $171,154.75 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, KIM D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $171,143.18 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, BYRON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $171,142.75 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONEBERGER, REBECCA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $171,137.20 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDINO, PETER Employer name Nassau County Amount $171,136.08 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAROLLO, JOSEPH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $171,135.09 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIAZ, SUZANNE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $171,127.66 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $171,125.06 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKENHEISER, RAY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $171,121.86 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEUFEL, CHARLES G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $171,113.85 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, BRIAN A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $171,109.32 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, LIAM S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $171,105.83 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUSCO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $171,104.78 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, MICHAEL W Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $171,098.41 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOCCIO, WALTER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $171,095.82 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, ERNEST H Employer name Nassau County Amount $171,090.72 Date 03/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HART, DANIEL B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $171,072.52 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISAILLON, ERIC, SR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $171,067.77 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, ROBERT T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $171,059.29 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRABOUT, MARSHALL Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $171,054.67 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOROWICZ, WLADYSLAW Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $171,052.96 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAHER, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $171,051.98 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASTERNACK, MICHAEL P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $171,050.74 Date 02/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTI, JOHN L Employer name Nassau County Amount $171,015.95 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUBRY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $171,007.10 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, JOSEPH A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $171,006.58 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLADO, GISELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,994.53 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIGURIPATI, VAMSI M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $170,994.51 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTURO, JOHN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,990.21 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTA, DWAYNE E Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $170,989.59 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, JON S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $170,983.96 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JONATHAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,977.34 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COONEY-TSANTES, COLLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,971.76 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $170,963.82 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, GERALD W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $170,956.57 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KERRY K Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,950.62 Date 10/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, ROGER E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $170,942.20 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATO, PAUL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $170,939.38 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMONETTI, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Northport Amount $170,935.66 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTE, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,933.97 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURRY, BRIAN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,932.42 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUSANO, PAUL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $170,925.21 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH-LENA, LAURA S Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $170,925.05 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STYCZYNSKI, DANIEL K Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $170,924.50 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $170,910.25 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLEN, THOMAS D, JR Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $170,907.90 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIESS, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,900.35 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,900.25 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAMONTANA, CHARLES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,891.28 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORSELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $170,888.89 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, KEVIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,886.07 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, KRISTINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $170,881.97 Date 02/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $170,880.33 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUBERMAN, LOUISE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $170,880.09 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, ANTHONY L Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $170,879.15 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDMAN, HARRY D, JR Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $170,878.83 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, HUA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $170,876.97 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTEN, ROLLINS J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,865.76 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDESI, PETER G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $170,859.60 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANGAS, LOUIS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $170,850.18 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AQUILA, KATHRYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $170,845.67 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBASIO, TODD Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,845.53 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIANCARELLI, NICHOLAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $170,837.64 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROYANO, EDWARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,834.14 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LLOYD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $170,832.75 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, THOMAS F, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $170,830.95 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIEBER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,825.27 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, SHAWN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,821.56 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAMMONE, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,810.67 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,810.56 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWE, KENNETH R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $170,802.97 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDON, FRANCIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,801.49 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEBRE, WONDWOSSEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $170,800.73 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, DONALD A Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $170,800.00 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, BRIAN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $170,796.35 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $170,794.43 Date 09/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KYRIAZIS, JAMES D Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $170,790.52 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIGAN, KIMBERLEIGH A, MS Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $170,790.32 Date 05/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADY, PATRICK J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $170,786.72 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,784.45 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANFUSO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Rye Amount $170,780.83 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ERNEST, IV Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,780.55 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHROCK, MICHELANNE Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $170,776.95 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ANDERSON B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $170,776.23 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEREZNY, DANIEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $170,770.01 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, STEPHEN W Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $170,770.00 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, FREDERICK G Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $170,770.00 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWERZMANN, PETER A Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $170,770.00 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSACI, VINCENT W Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $170,770.00 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORK, MARY M Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $170,770.00 Date 03/09/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINO, APRILANNE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $170,768.08 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, THOMAS Employer name Nassau County Amount $170,762.98 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOOSE, RICHARD E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $170,752.66 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System