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 GREEN, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,146.00 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNADINE, MARK A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $158,138.60 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, JOHN V Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $158,131.52 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAUSER, ETHAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,127.10 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTELME, JACK B Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $158,125.92 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JAMES R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $158,115.39 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACKNE, JUSTIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,110.82 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRACKSINGH, KERRY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,099.62 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RICHARD E Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $158,077.23 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, ROBERT K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $158,072.61 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RICHARD, JR Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $158,072.58 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALVACCA, JOHN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,070.95 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMMEL, GLENN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,067.67 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORTON, SEAN M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $158,056.08 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGROSSO, FRANCIS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $158,053.36 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NICOLE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,049.37 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, MARCO A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $158,049.22 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNTRY, EDWARD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $158,042.34 Date 08/14/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENIG, ADAM D Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $158,039.97 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEIN, PAUL D Employer name Westchester County Amount $158,038.38 Date 01/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,035.98 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, MARK A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $158,033.59 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHELLE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $158,029.76 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $158,024.20 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARQUIN, ARMANDO X Employer name Division of State Police Amount $158,014.84 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GENOVA, BRIAN M Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $158,009.21 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIS, JOHN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $158,001.73 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, NOREEN A Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $157,999.92 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, DANIEL P Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $157,999.92 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTINO, RONALD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,998.11 Date 09/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCKS, WILLIAM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,997.24 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIZANO, STEVEN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $157,996.02 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANFORA, PHILIP S, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,989.16 Date 06/20/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, GEORGE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,987.21 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, JOHN T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $157,980.45 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, GLENN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,976.80 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINO, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,972.54 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEIGER-WANK, CAROL L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $157,962.21 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIWRAM, SAHUPAUL Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $157,960.87 Date 08/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, ADAM M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $157,959.63 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JAMES A Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $157,956.81 Date 12/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZARRO, LYNNE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,956.00 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NELSON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,944.07 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLIMLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $157,943.75 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, EDWARD I, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $157,943.66 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDENS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $157,943.16 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMOLINSKI, CHARLES L Employer name Nassau County Amount $157,940.83 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, KAREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,938.98 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, ALFREDO G Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $157,919.56 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAZSI, GABOR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $157,918.30 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESSA, FRANK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $157,917.99 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, DEBORAH F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $157,907.39 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ARTHUR R, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,905.26 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHMURA, BARBARA C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,894.94 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORDAS, MARIA E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $157,890.60 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROCE, EDWARD L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,885.40 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, TIMOTHY M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $157,884.08 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEL, MICHAEL C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $157,878.63 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH, SAMMY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,875.58 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTHER, ANDREW L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,875.44 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALESSANDRO, SALVATORE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $157,866.80 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DENNIS P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,856.35 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, EILEEN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $157,851.77 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, NEVINE D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $157,850.62 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, BRIAN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,845.19 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHASE, BARRY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,843.04 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARISTILDE, SUSAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $157,840.42 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOHN C, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,840.03 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEVERIN, BRIAN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,827.78 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JUAN F Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $157,823.63 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUNDIN, MATTHEW C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,814.74 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIPPERLY, WAYNE D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $157,807.26 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBERN, JOSEPH Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $157,804.67 Date 07/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTAIN, DAVID C Employer name Department of Health Amount $157,803.72 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $157,793.11 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUNETTA, ANTHONY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,779.64 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KURKLEN, JOHN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,779.59 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSHYNSKY, ROMAN N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,773.77 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTON, ERIC K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,771.67 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARROYO, RODNEY F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $157,760.37 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOSS, RICHARD A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $157,759.97 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, BARBARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,759.12 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALY, RICHARD M Employer name Wayne County Amount $157,758.57 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, WEEDEN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $157,758.30 Date 08/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, ROBERT W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $157,756.92 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSENIS, ROBERT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,756.56 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTER, ERIK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,755.98 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CARL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $157,755.25 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, JONAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,753.71 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, JULIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $157,746.91 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICCIO, JOHN R Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $157,745.25 Date 08/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POOLE, SHEILA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $157,738.19 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDFEDER, PAUL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $157,725.93 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUTMANN, THEODORE M Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $157,721.67 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DOWD, THOMAS P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $157,719.02 Date 01/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, AARON R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $157,716.75 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRESANTI, JASON B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,714.59 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $157,708.42 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASSETT, DANIEL H Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $157,702.83 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERENO, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $157,700.57 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System