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 SANDARCIERO, BART A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $161,783.71 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, GREGORY F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,782.36 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERGIS, ALEXANDER G Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $161,769.51 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BENEDICTIS, RAYMOND A Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $161,764.98 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,760.69 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCOZELLO, LAWRENCE M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $161,758.15 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, HERIBERTO E Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,747.40 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNSTEIN, STEVEN J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $161,743.83 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MARCUS M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $161,743.50 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARIA, ROSS J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $161,741.62 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARESCA, CAROL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,735.10 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWAH, MARGARET O Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $161,732.74 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASULO, MARIA T Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $161,732.74 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALIA, KERRI A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $161,730.95 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIN, BRONCO R, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $161,730.17 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIN, HLA-PE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $161,728.15 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,726.27 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCAVUZZO, SANTO V Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,721.92 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAUS, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,712.33 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INFANTE, ANGELICA M Employer name Education Department Amount $161,703.37 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVONA, KERI E Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $161,700.00 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORROK, ANDREW S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $161,689.59 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, GREGORY K Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,689.54 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESIDE, DOUGLAS L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $161,689.27 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDELMANN, JON E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $161,684.66 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOIA, THOMAS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,678.00 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESEHEUER, PETER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,672.61 Date 07/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEKERT, SCOTT M Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,660.27 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name USINSKI, JOSEPH F Employer name Erie County Amount $161,658.46 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPE, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,658.41 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, BRENT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,657.10 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $161,653.98 Date 08/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, MICHAEL P Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,653.92 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNOVALE, LOUIS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $161,649.35 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,649.32 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RAYMOND L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $161,635.36 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINO, TIMOTHY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,627.41 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIAS, MIGUEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,619.99 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPCHO, MARTIN N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,617.53 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, PETER Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $161,615.46 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUAN, ION-MING Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $161,613.08 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $161,607.48 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTRANO, ARTHUR J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,605.27 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILLI, BRENDAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,602.84 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCALA, DONALD, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,601.94 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATKINS, DAVID W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,599.98 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INGOGLIA, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,599.67 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYLIE, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,595.19 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, TIMOTHY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,590.95 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $161,588.81 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEE, LESLIE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $161,583.63 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCELIK, KEVIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,582.28 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPHSON, JEFF E Employer name Village of Asharoken Amount $161,578.00 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEINGOLD, NELSON R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $161,576.76 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENCK, NOEL J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $161,567.74 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TENETY, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,560.14 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLINTER, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,551.94 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILBRANDT, SCOTT T Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,546.33 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,544.30 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOUSTEIN, MARC C Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $161,542.40 Date 09/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JILL ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $161,540.67 Date 11/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, AMI A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $161,539.61 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, GERALDO E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,538.00 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, FREDERICK C, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,520.56 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLOY, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,519.88 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, STEVEN C Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $161,515.77 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEGER, TROY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,514.28 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GODSHALL, PETER M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $161,511.11 Date 08/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEYO, GABRIEL F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $161,507.86 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSEN, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,505.83 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COURSEY, NORMAN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,502.39 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, ROBERT E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $161,500.27 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, THOMAS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,499.64 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE-NYKAZA, KEVIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,497.63 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURNS, MARY ELLEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $161,491.32 Date 12/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, STEVEN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,479.75 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUTKO, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,476.74 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENNA, JULES G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,475.62 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REIMER, MELISSA B Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $161,473.28 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMER, DANIEL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,465.92 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,462.86 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRICE, JENNIFER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,460.28 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SCOTT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,449.72 Date 07/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHABUDDIN, ARIF Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $161,446.86 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, ROBERT Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $161,446.46 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSICK, PETER Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $161,446.29 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,442.52 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATHANASIOU, STEFANOS Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,441.54 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLACEK, RICHARD P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $161,441.27 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEUFEL, THOMAS C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,431.80 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTIGNANI, STEPHEN M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $161,418.44 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE-KLEIN, MELISSA A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $161,418.44 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASFIELD, JOSHUA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,412.82 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, SEAN T Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $161,412.46 Date 08/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ROBERT J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $161,411.14 Date 02/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATHUVAYALIL, ANNIE V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $161,407.46 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMETTE, MICHAEL J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $161,407.33 Date 07/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNKARD, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,400.99 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANONICO, DAVID M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,400.24 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WETTERAU, SCOTT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,395.18 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System