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 FLAHERTY, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,958.07 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERCIER, JAMES R Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,955.94 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTINO, SUSAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,952.72 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, DERMONT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,948.81 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCHTMAN, JAMES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,946.04 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKOLSKI, CINDY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $158,944.72 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, GENNARO Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,936.56 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATANESE, GERARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,933.36 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,930.07 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONG-LEE, MELBA K Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $158,921.83 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERVOLINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,920.40 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFELE, ROBERT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,919.73 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLAMMER, BRIAN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,906.99 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURON, NICOLAS H Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $158,906.63 Date 09/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, JOHN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $158,895.16 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLYCK, PETER G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $158,883.15 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOLAND, JOHN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,882.67 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,872.82 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, KEVIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,870.00 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENTON, MARIE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $158,862.13 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTWIN, ELIZABETH D Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $158,860.20 Date 05/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, ALTINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $158,859.73 Date 08/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, COREY A Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $158,858.70 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EDWARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,854.53 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIM, CORY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,852.02 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,844.32 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALASHIAN, STEVEN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $158,843.32 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLOLIO, THOMAS D Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $158,823.39 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,818.65 Date 05/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAKLITSCH, KEITH Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,816.39 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, ELISABETH H Employer name City of White Plains Amount $158,815.33 Date 04/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAD, ANWAR K Employer name Westchester County Amount $158,813.30 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITARELLA, EDWARD T Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,811.21 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,794.58 Date 06/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEST, NARICE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,787.15 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,786.62 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VICINO, KENNETH V Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $158,784.77 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOBLISH, JUSTIN T Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $158,777.89 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEYER, KENNETH Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $158,773.32 Date 03/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, JANIS Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $158,770.54 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFLETT, JOSEPH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $158,770.54 Date 03/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIONE, BERNICE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,767.60 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLB, DAVID W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,766.56 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, JAMES H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,763.98 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINCON, FRANCISCO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,762.63 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDALENA, DAVID G Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $158,758.46 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CANN, SUSAN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $158,757.88 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, PETER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,756.78 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBBERT, DENISE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,756.25 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAYER, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,753.50 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARIRDE, JOHN Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $158,747.17 Date 01/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, DAVID T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,744.77 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,725.51 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLESKO, VANCE Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $158,724.92 Date 02/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATEO, JOSE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,724.82 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQUE, SHAHID Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $158,721.19 Date 08/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUKLA, GITA K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $158,712.30 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, RAYMOND W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,712.10 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJNARAIN, EMILLE B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,711.53 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUBRAMANI, KRISHNAIYER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $158,711.00 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, WENDY S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $158,703.81 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MASI, RALPH, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,703.26 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $158,698.05 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEHL, KENNETH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,694.12 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEGRI, FRANK A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $158,689.25 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TODD F Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $158,686.38 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERWITZ, RANDY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $158,677.39 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLICOLLI, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $158,670.29 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, WALTER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,666.17 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, J ANTHONY Employer name Washington County Amount $158,665.26 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,664.70 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAJOR, GEOFFREY P Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $158,652.00 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THEIS, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,651.38 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERGINE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $158,650.68 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRANTON, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $158,648.54 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIECKHOFF, GORDON J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $158,640.21 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAN-MANGANO, CINDY Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $158,639.69 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSAVAGE, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $158,638.15 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Interest On Lawyer Account Fnd Amount $158,636.68 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,632.26 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, ERIK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,630.50 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,628.40 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINEDA-LARGOZA, MARIA B Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $158,627.50 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREHEK, FRANK Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $158,624.66 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUMELIOTIS, STEVE P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $158,623.50 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAZDERSKI, BRIAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,620.08 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORST, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $158,607.74 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, STEVEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,598.77 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALY, MARILYN L Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $158,595.30 Date 05/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SELKIRK A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $158,584.58 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,579.74 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUHN, EDWARD M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,573.34 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSARI, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,572.50 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASPROMGOS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,570.92 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, FELIPE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,562.80 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, MARGERY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,560.08 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHALMERS, MAURICE Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,551.86 Date 07/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHTRY, DARREN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,550.95 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, BRUCE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $158,544.34 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENTZ, ALICIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,524.03 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System