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 MALKINZON, GENRIETTA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUNG-U, EDWARD Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHA, ASHOK K Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERSHEN, HENRY W Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $165,607.02 Date 12/12/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESIDOR, ROSE LODIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, ROBERT D Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,607.02 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JENNIE K Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,607.02 Date 08/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER-BAHLBURG, HEINO F L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,607.02 Date 08/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABKIN, JUDITH Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,607.02 Date 06/05/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDAC, LOURDES C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOO, TAE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, HYACINTH L Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $165,607.02 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, PHILLIP Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $165,606.26 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-CUMBERBATCH, ATIBA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,604.71 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLE, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $165,601.09 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,593.18 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,590.56 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM D Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,586.78 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOCKNEY, SCOTT D Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $165,585.90 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRY, TRACEY ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,577.68 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROLY, CRAIG W Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,570.01 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORD, WANDA E Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $165,569.96 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSMITH, TERESA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $165,568.23 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESE, ROBERTO P Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $165,566.55 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, STEVEN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,555.58 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAINKAMP, EDWARD V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,546.45 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COYSH, THOMAS G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,543.86 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGEE, DONALD F Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $165,536.09 Date 04/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARVEY, ELIZABETH C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $165,529.90 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,527.60 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALOMON, SASY E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $165,519.90 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTERAMO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,517.29 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIREY, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,511.33 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAMO, CHRISTINE V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,505.59 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIN, NANCY Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $165,502.36 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANION, HONORA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $165,501.78 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEPPO, WALTER C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,500.46 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $165,499.34 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLD, ELEANOR P Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $165,496.37 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, MAUREEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,495.40 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBORN, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $165,492.70 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LAURA R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $165,492.30 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHERYL R Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $165,482.98 Date 01/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, BRIAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,479.97 Date 02/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODGES, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,477.28 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, JAMES K Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $165,472.62 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TONER, JOHN A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,471.24 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNT, RYAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,463.91 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URAZOV, MARINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,463.06 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFTIKHAR, SHAHEDA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,461.80 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMMIT, JAMES P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,461.44 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, LAWRENCE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,454.28 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FATATO, JOEL R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $165,443.89 Date 06/24/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYER, DOUGLAS R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,437.52 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, NICHOLAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,433.36 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,432.11 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, LAURA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $165,420.37 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, JOSEPH E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $165,418.76 Date 01/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,413.36 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEG, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,406.03 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERNA, JUAN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $165,405.60 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, BARBARA Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $165,400.00 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, EDWARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,396.06 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RICHARD W Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $165,395.48 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSEN, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,391.59 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STODDARD, SELMA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $165,391.08 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, RICHARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,386.59 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMMARONE, MARGARET A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $165,383.64 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, FREDRIC I Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,377.11 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACATANGAY, ELLEN V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $165,368.04 Date 06/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAUENBERG, JAMES M Employer name Village of Oyster Bay Cove Amount $165,365.77 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAUER, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,364.90 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSSI, RALPH A, II Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $165,360.26 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, MICHAEL A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $165,358.02 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHADE, ROBERT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,356.44 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARA, DAVID L Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $165,347.57 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBARILA, GENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,339.94 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEE, DAVID J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $165,339.30 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARA, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,337.74 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLANTE, TORY G Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $165,334.26 Date 08/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIUMPAVU, GHEORGHE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $165,332.02 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, KAREN B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $165,326.77 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEALLY, DANIEL A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $165,325.00 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, BRIAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,319.58 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOSAN, BRIAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,319.09 Date 12/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSTARO, JOHN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $165,318.24 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, EUGENE G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,315.80 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALEY, ROBERT M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $165,308.38 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILIPPIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,304.00 Date 10/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCEVOY, WILLIAM F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,299.79 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENENDEZ, ROLAND M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $165,298.12 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAG, BRYAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,295.18 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEPORE, ALPHONSE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,293.20 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LASHO, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,274.99 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, SCOTT R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $165,273.92 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAY, OSBOURNE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $165,271.56 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEDHAM, GARY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,270.83 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOULD, JOHN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $165,270.60 Date 07/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURLAK, LINDA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,263.42 Date 11/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SACCO, MARK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,259.96 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System