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 CANINO, JACK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,729.58 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCE, GREGORY M Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $164,726.93 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ERIKA M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $164,726.53 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEUR, DAKOTA D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $164,726.53 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, FRANK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,726.23 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, CASEY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,725.41 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JURMAN, SUSAN J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $164,719.85 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGINLEY, EDWARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,717.72 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, ANTHONY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,714.55 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARLATA, JOHANNA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $164,712.56 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, DANIEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,711.28 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTA, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $164,699.21 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITTERER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,696.00 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SITARZ, MONIKA A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $164,695.94 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,694.14 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SCOTT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,694.14 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRER, PAUL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,691.56 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAEK, KATHRYN S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $164,669.77 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKWITT, ROBERT R, III Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $164,661.28 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSHNECK, ADELE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $164,659.86 Date 06/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONY, SEAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,658.91 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARGYLE, KEITH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $164,656.95 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KENNETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,653.38 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $164,647.86 Date 04/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, LEE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,638.03 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENSON, GARY D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $164,628.17 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLIN, NERISSA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,624.57 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, PAUL G Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,622.79 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENER, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,622.63 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENSEN, THOMAS W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,614.43 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSTAMANTE, LUIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,613.82 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DARREN T Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $164,610.16 Date 09/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, KEVIN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,600.84 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDING, DONALD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,597.83 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMIETTO, ANTHONY F Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $164,595.48 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAFIZ, SHAKHAWAT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,588.44 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGAN, PAUL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,577.98 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELLIS, JAMES B Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,574.81 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, ERIC A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,572.63 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, CARMINE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,566.00 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOCAS, JOHN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,564.19 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,561.54 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SUSAN R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $164,557.65 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, ANGEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,556.61 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, DAVID P, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $164,553.19 Date 01/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANTON, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,546.08 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES E Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $164,543.08 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JEFFREY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,541.43 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZHAO, SHAN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $164,533.74 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENSTAT, ROBERT D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,528.00 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAASZ, JOHN F, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,520.72 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, COLEMAN S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $164,511.31 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $164,504.42 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLON, JOSE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $164,504.40 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, NEELY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,503.34 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TULLY, BRIAN P Employer name Village of Oyster Bay Cove Amount $164,496.83 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASANGA, MANUEL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $164,490.06 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JAMES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,484.59 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MITCHELL S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $164,483.56 Date 02/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, PAUL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,482.65 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKAS, STEPHEN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,479.53 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESS, ROBERT J Employer name Westchester County Amount $164,478.72 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARK, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,473.16 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORRO, JOSE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,466.82 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALAG, DOUGLAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $164,462.24 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILUTIS, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $164,461.58 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELELLA, WILLIAM B Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $164,456.50 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,451.89 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WERNER, JOHN F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $164,448.42 Date 09/08/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERESCU, MARIE J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $164,439.33 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, SALVATORE G Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,431.00 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, EDWARDO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,421.01 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARK D Employer name City of White Plains Amount $164,411.52 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, MARK D Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $164,408.97 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACIDO, MICHELE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,407.38 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEZZAPELLE, ANTHONY C, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,399.90 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, WILLIAM V Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $164,380.65 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HULL, ARTHUR J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,368.07 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, KAREN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $164,367.80 Date 06/16/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, DONALD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,360.93 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NATOVICH, NATALIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $164,357.02 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIERENBERG, JAY Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $164,357.02 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, CRAIG H Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $164,357.02 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHRYM, RONALD G Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $164,356.00 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKDOW, JOHN R Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $164,354.76 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, GARY D Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $164,343.73 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, HARRY J, JR Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $164,338.45 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACERES, ENRIQUE, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,333.76 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OHLSEN, GARY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,330.53 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDYA, NITA H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $164,325.85 Date 11/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, CRAIG P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,325.04 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAVOROWSKY, CHARLES W Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,315.01 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNS, BRYAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,312.66 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARTIN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $164,310.68 Date 02/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, BRIAN A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $164,306.65 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'SILVA, MARY J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $164,301.46 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,295.98 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZACARESE, LAWRENCE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $164,294.48 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLICH, MATTHEW D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $164,294.26 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUILLINI, JOHN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $164,290.72 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System