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 MARCEDA, ROCCO A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $162,547.41 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, BRADLEY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,545.06 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN P L Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $162,542.03 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGANO, ANTONINO Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $162,540.59 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,534.82 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, ALBERT A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,531.93 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HU, LANJUN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $162,527.36 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILLO, FRANCIS J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $162,526.52 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNE, MICHAEL V Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $162,524.86 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENDINE, SUSAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,523.24 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHUCHMAN, WILLIAM L Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,517.90 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OHN, KYI Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $162,513.73 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASHMI, MOHAMMAD A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $162,510.21 Date 12/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACONE, CELIA N Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $162,510.19 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SCOTT Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $162,505.40 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMAC, FINTAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,494.69 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NUGENT, JOHN J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $162,491.08 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURNYN, JOHN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,482.61 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOSI, MARC D Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,466.84 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLNEY, JAMES O Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $162,462.62 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLA, LAWRENCE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,459.66 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JACOB A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $162,458.97 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, STEPHEN F Employer name Rockland County Amount $162,457.40 Date 05/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATTINGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,455.81 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOKSTEIN, ROBERT L Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $162,455.28 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALES, JAMES V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,450.67 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STEVEN S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $162,447.20 Date 01/11/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARFEIN, JAMES E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $162,447.20 Date 03/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRETI, JOHN L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $162,447.20 Date 01/05/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITATA, JERRY A Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $162,447.20 Date 06/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARE, HEIDI C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $162,446.34 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $162,445.81 Date 01/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,443.00 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KEITH A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $162,436.02 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, JOEL Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $162,432.80 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, ROMULO G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,431.99 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOZIS, LAUREN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,426.92 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, PATRICK M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,423.46 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HECHT, JOHN T Employer name NYC Judges Amount $162,421.70 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNIVAL, PAUL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,421.21 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKST, GEORGE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,421.05 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEBBER, JAMES P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $162,414.50 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, RANDY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,413.54 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, STEVEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,413.30 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, DANIEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,411.55 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REDDY, SUGUNA C Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $162,409.36 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, MICHAEL P Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $162,409.36 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIJJAR, GURKIRPAL S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $162,409.36 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, MARVIN P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $162,409.36 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALETEL, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,407.17 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CROKER, PHILLIP Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $162,406.39 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, DE WANIE L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $162,403.60 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBER, ERIK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,402.02 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASQUITH, KENNETH M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $162,397.15 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CRAIG S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $162,394.58 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, SEAN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $162,392.87 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEES, ILENE A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $162,390.80 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIN, THOMAS V Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $162,390.14 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMISKEY, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,388.01 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUCINELL, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,383.12 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,375.48 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLYDENBURGH, JAMES F, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,373.95 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HERBERT F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $162,372.49 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASIN, CRAIG F Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,362.57 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARONEY, JAMES B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $162,362.46 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $162,361.98 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNERS, JAMES L, JR Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $162,360.89 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERON, ROBERT J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $162,360.75 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOGUS, MARIA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $162,356.72 Date 06/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, EDDIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,348.05 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVENTHAL-QUINTERO, ELLEN R Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $162,347.20 Date 09/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, TODD O Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,346.60 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELINSKI, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Southold Amount $162,344.80 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JABLONSKY, WILLIAM C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,342.80 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, JOY F Employer name NYC Judges Amount $162,340.35 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, KEVIN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,319.18 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBENE, CHARLES L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,307.51 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $162,303.99 Date 01/31/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, ROCCO Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $162,295.53 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIENER, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $162,293.19 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, STEPHEN RAY Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $162,287.77 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, BRIAN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,287.40 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, JOHN P, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,284.11 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARD, BRENDAN M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $162,277.76 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CONRAD B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,272.47 Date 03/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, RAYMOND R Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $162,262.61 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERUBIN, DAVID M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $162,257.62 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLMAN, MATTHEW T Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $162,255.35 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHARDO, KENYETTA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,253.38 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCOX, WAYNE F Employer name Cornell University Amount $162,248.34 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAFESA, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $162,246.97 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUZZANCA, PHILIP F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,239.16 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUENGLING, DEREK G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,236.30 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIRREFFS, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,230.97 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALONGE, GENEVIEVE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,230.60 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DAVID K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,229.60 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CASTRO, DANIEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,227.58 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KETTENBEIL, FRED M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,226.28 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZE, KATHLEEN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $162,215.09 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALTON W Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,213.89 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System