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 ZUMPANO, ADAM J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $156,303.16 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAZAN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $156,300.47 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBARELLO-KOCH, JAMIE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,298.94 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAMBLISS, RALPH J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,296.96 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,294.36 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCELLA, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $156,290.55 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMCZAR, EUGENE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,288.44 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVISON, BRENT M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,284.16 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBANO-DISALVO, DEBRA A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $156,273.43 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASPROMGOS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,270.48 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEMBERGER, STEPHEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,266.30 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELI, PAUL L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,264.66 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,264.18 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREW L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $156,261.90 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CINDY Employer name Dutchess County Amount $156,257.09 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JILL Employer name Department of Health Amount $156,254.35 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASPANTI, FRANK V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,253.61 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIGMAN, JOHN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,248.36 Date 09/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBERA-DALLI, JANINE A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,234.23 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, MICHAEL Z Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,228.27 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNNELLY, THOMAS S Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $156,224.01 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAUBE, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,223.21 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATES, DANIEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,218.36 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIIA, JO A Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $156,217.81 Date 04/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLODOOK, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,215.74 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DARCY, JAMES M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,212.93 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARDI, JOSEPH B Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,212.93 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DARBY, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,207.91 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRELL, TRICIA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DARLENE D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROSE, DOUGLAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 06/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, DAVID W Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, COLIN F Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPIA, ROBERT E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUTSINAS, HELEN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JOY M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 08/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHALAN, PIERCE F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPERTINO, CARL J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 07/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, RICHARD T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, PATRICIA T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, VINCENT J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 05/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JAMES F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Judges Amount $156,200.00 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, MICHAEL F Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $156,200.00 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOCATOULAS, CHRIS N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,194.02 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, ANTHONY Employer name Department of State Amount $156,189.93 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABRIER, WILFRED Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,182.00 Date 12/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAHAN, SHAWN T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,182.00 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBERGE, ERICK J Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $156,179.49 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMP, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,176.43 Date 08/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, STEPHEN G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,173.42 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KATIE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,173.33 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $156,165.34 Date 09/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSLAND, ALFRED J Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,165.04 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFRE, ROBERT A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,161.12 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,158.20 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELAHUNTY, BRIAN G Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,156.28 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIXNER, PETER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,154.35 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,147.19 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPADAKIS, JOHN Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,138.59 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROCHE, PAUL J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $156,136.09 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBAUDO, FRANK P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,129.85 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASON, BRIAN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $156,127.20 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZIAK, ROBERT Z Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $156,126.84 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEE, DAMIAN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,124.68 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIOCCA, EDWARD J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $156,124.48 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRIQUES, DAVID M Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,124.39 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUFFALOE, LAWRENCE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,118.68 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARDAK, STEVEN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,117.67 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,114.68 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUBE, KERRY S Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $156,111.06 Date 06/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPANO, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,098.80 Date 12/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFELE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,098.68 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URBANSKI, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,094.31 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUBERT, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $156,092.76 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,084.65 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREDGO, ROBERT Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $156,084.37 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDES, STEVEN G Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $156,078.27 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JOHN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,073.62 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUGHNANE, KEVIN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,072.25 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARROS, RICARDO E Employer name Westchester County Amount $156,070.92 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIECKHAFER, BRIAN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,070.06 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUFFARI, JOHN F Employer name Rockland County Amount $156,068.30 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCURTO, LAURA T Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $156,060.56 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY-SCOTT, CATHERINE E Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $156,055.45 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JARED W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,052.24 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHELAN, FREDERICK J Employer name Nassau County Amount $156,051.32 Date 07/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLEMUND, STEPHANIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $156,045.83 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIARIELLO, MARIO D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $156,041.44 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ALEJANDRO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,039.85 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUSTINCIC, JOHNCARLO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,037.88 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUZZESE, SALVATORE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,037.77 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,029.42 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, RICHARD S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,026.47 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, MICHAEL S Employer name City of White Plains Amount $156,024.53 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOJO, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,023.00 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADLER, JAMES S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $156,020.56 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, CLARISSA W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $156,017.56 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, WILLIAM Employer name Division of State Police Amount $156,011.75 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMILLIERI, PAUL F Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $156,011.67 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, WILLIAM P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $156,002.80 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System