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 HARKAVY, STEPHEN J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KEVIN J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIGUR, GREGG G Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, WENDY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNOSA, MURIEL L Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JOSEPH A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 03/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERGER, HARRIET R Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,928.10 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, LINELL P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $154,928.10 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, RONALD L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $154,927.01 Date 05/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $154,924.02 Date 12/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFY, APRIL M Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,923.98 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JOSEPH M, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,919.16 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, ROBERT H Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $154,913.13 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNUKJIAN, NANCY M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $154,907.92 Date 12/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MACK L Employer name White Plains Housing Authority Amount $154,903.98 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULE, BARBARA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $154,897.34 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, CHRIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,896.25 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCADO, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,893.73 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOURTELOT, KAREN A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $154,871.35 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDALAYWALA, VIJAYKUMAR S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $154,867.82 Date 03/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, BERNARD A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $154,867.18 Date 08/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILACCIO, WILLIAM C Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,858.82 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, MICHAEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,857.63 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METZGER, TIMOTHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,848.92 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRABER, NATHAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $154,833.51 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, VICTORIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,828.54 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONOHOE, MICHAEL D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $154,828.10 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, EMMA LAUREN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $154,828.10 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPYAK PERNICONE, MARY C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,828.10 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, FAITH Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,828.10 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTI, MARIA E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,828.10 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDENSTOCK, PAUL H Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $154,828.10 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULMAN, LEE J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $154,828.10 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODMAN, EDWARD A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $154,828.10 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, SUSAN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $154,827.30 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, FRANKIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,824.54 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MURDO, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $154,819.12 Date 08/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, AMERY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,818.10 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYES, ARGAND G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,812.06 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,811.86 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCCIANI, DENIS J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $154,811.10 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MATTHEW T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,810.01 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIMAN, KIMBERLY Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $154,802.99 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, MERYL R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $154,797.69 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGEL, THEODORE A Employer name Village of Oyster Bay Cove Amount $154,797.47 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SEAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,793.78 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ALBERT J, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,789.58 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERIC L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,788.11 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELANEY, THOMAS E Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,780.88 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,780.17 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEUSEN, RACHAEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,778.98 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUPIANO, ALEX J Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,778.81 Date 11/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, JEFFREY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,762.01 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RISEWICK, DANIEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,759.69 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBELLIS, SHAUN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,752.45 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NG, ANDY K Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $154,748.10 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEELEY, STEPHEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,746.08 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDBACH, JOHN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,744.39 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, JILL Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $154,742.50 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,736.18 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PURCELL, LENNY F Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $154,735.49 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGERT, NOLAN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $154,735.19 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, FREDRICK L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,732.53 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMURRO, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,730.47 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MAUREEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,728.51 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APPLETON, ROBERT B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,724.94 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, DENNIS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,724.59 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PITT, BRIAN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $154,715.89 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUDHARY, RAM KUMAR Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $154,707.17 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPEDISANO, ROCCO Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $154,698.04 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYNES, DAREL W Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,696.76 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLLETTI, ANTONIO M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $154,686.87 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAVORTI, LINDA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $154,684.81 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMONETTI, THOMAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,682.95 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELSH, TERESA M Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $154,681.32 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCOMMONS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $154,677.60 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATHERLY, GAIL E Employer name Department of Law Amount $154,673.31 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EARL A Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $154,671.24 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUELK, CONAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,667.51 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JEROME W Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,662.00 Date 05/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, EYON D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $154,659.62 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,654.58 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERCEG, MARK S Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,650.09 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, JOHN B Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,650.09 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KEVIN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,650.09 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCO, JAY T Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,650.09 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, JOHN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,647.66 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIMBERGER, RONALD J Employer name Department of Health Amount $154,643.84 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JUSTIN A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $154,642.80 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WARREN G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $154,642.80 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPICO, JORGE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $154,638.30 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, RONALD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,637.16 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIO, EUGENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,625.29 Date 07/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENMEIER, GERARD P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,622.00 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRIA, NICHOLAS V Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $154,619.77 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, WESLEY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,618.06 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHARAOH, THEODORE S Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $154,616.37 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESICK, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,613.70 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUO, SHENG Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $154,611.26 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, PATRICK F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,610.54 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System