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 GAVITT, WILLIAM J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,090.56 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, JOHN H, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,090.56 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POE, KEVIN R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $166,087.29 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILELLO, REGINA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,067.93 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANG-DWYER, MARIE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $166,067.53 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRELLI, DAVID A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,060.66 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOHN W Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $166,057.94 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN N Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $166,056.51 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKIN, TODD B Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,049.33 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIRARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,044.80 Date 11/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MYRTLE E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $166,038.29 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SHARON S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $166,033.14 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, KELVIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,028.27 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIES, MARCIA P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $166,027.01 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVES, JAMES F Employer name Westchester County Amount $166,026.50 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUGIBE, THOMAS P Employer name Rockland County Amount $166,015.46 Date 08/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, EDMOND J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,010.20 Date 05/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANYKO, MICHAEL J Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $166,004.18 Date 05/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITKIN, DARRIN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,997.84 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANOTHA, RICKY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,995.14 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, NEIL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,994.91 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MAURICE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,991.84 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,977.94 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLOWDEN, JOE N Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $165,972.15 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASI, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $165,968.54 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUNGEN, JONATHAN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,967.34 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $165,944.44 Date 08/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,935.73 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,922.78 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, JACK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,920.96 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURNE-CLARKE, SHARON A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $165,919.59 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTJE, BRIAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,913.98 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REBORTIRA, RAY R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $165,911.04 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBOS, REBECCA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $165,908.52 Date 02/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARKEH, ABENA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $165,907.07 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTY, HARRIET I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $165,906.35 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATTANMAI, MAHESH J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $165,878.12 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHTON, ERIC L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,873.08 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMIOLO, ANDREW A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,861.10 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAFNER, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,855.40 Date 10/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, PETER B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,854.80 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOKAMER, DARI R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,845.40 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, ROBERT F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,845.40 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, EDWARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,845.40 Date 06/09/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,845.40 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, GLADYS R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $165,840.90 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,834.45 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, LUIS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,823.85 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,818.70 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHAWN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $165,817.77 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONDONA, DANIEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,808.62 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GELIGA, FERNANDO, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,808.27 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, MAXINE A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $165,807.90 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $165,804.65 Date 01/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, PAUL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,800.48 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARBONE, FRANK A, III Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $165,798.81 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZUMMO, GUY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,789.50 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, LOUIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,776.00 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINARSKI, PAUL A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $165,773.18 Date 05/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICK D Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,765.00 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, FRANK L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $165,764.03 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPECE, SALVATORE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,737.74 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEWSON, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,728.07 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEANE, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,720.43 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHARLES D Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $165,719.81 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYNES, LARRY L, JR Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $165,715.73 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATANIA, ANGELO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,715.43 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPICCOLO, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,698.27 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELTRI, MARIA LAURA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $165,696.32 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERLEIN, THOMAS K Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $165,684.19 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,674.70 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, CRAIG H Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $165,670.51 Date 11/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDWAY, STEPHEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,668.99 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,667.49 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, GREGORY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,662.42 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGANO, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $165,662.13 Date 05/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, SEAN G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,661.86 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, JUDITH A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $165,657.74 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, PETER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,657.62 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARY ANNE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,649.21 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARLING, STEVEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,647.49 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KEVIN G Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $165,646.75 Date 01/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAREY, PATRICK J, SR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,646.01 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, JANET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,645.40 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JOSEPH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,645.40 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KERRIANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,645.40 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGELUZZI, JOHN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,645.40 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWIAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,645.39 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, CLARE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $165,644.72 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKABOSKI, LEONARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,640.54 Date 04/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, JUAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,631.78 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, BARBARA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,617.12 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JACK A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,614.90 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, JO ANN S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $165,611.52 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, ERIC M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,611.22 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JESUS A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,607.86 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, SETH A Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $165,607.02 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, CHARLES E Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $165,607.02 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARMEL, BERNARD Z Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $165,607.02 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAN, ELENA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System