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 LANGAN, GERARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,608.45 Date 08/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, THOMAS L, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,605.13 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MATTHEW A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $154,603.43 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, PHILIP C Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,600.69 Date 03/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONT, THOMAS D Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $154,596.87 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGARONE, RICHARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $154,594.18 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALER, TERRY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,590.77 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, KURT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,587.32 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERASCI, PAUL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,581.39 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, DAVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,572.91 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROPER, JOHN T Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $154,567.96 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CARL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, RONALD T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JENNIFER A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 06/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUPORTE, JOYCE L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROWDA, KAREN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTCHA, SURY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTTANNIAH, MANGALA S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JULIANNE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEOK, IN T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRANOVSKI, WLODEK Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TZETZO, HILLARY E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,565.32 Date 06/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,564.45 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWENS, TIMOTHY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,562.84 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC EACHERN, TRACEY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $154,562.18 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, THOMAS R Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $154,560.00 Date 02/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, WILLIAM Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $154,554.78 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,553.42 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUREY, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,549.73 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, JOSEPH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,549.11 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $154,547.77 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRISTIANO, JAMES D Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $154,543.59 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, WILLIAM E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,535.70 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, THOMAS G Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $154,533.84 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONDOS, NICHOLAS D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,524.74 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, WILLIAM F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,523.76 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCAMBIA, NICHOLAS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $154,520.68 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, JOHN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,520.05 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARLEY, SHARON R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $154,510.49 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIC, DEBORAH E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $154,509.16 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,506.90 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SCOTT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,491.94 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CREAHAN, EMMETT J Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $154,489.74 Date 06/30/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'IMPERIO, PASQUALINO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,478.48 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,469.38 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $154,466.24 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, PETER F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $154,462.54 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROOKS, KATHARINE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $154,452.10 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, ERIK J Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,450.66 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULPA, JERRY Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $154,448.16 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-MORICK, JEANETTE Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $154,447.57 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $154,441.89 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,432.28 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STASAITIS, PAUL F Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,430.99 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEATON, FRANK J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $154,428.11 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, KENNETH J Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,425.55 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRYAN R Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $154,414.59 Date 01/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISSO, ROGER L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,409.29 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CHARLES T Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $154,401.51 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ROBERTO Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,397.75 Date 03/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLEA, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of State Amount $154,386.35 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZI, DANIELLE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $154,386.35 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JAMES R, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,373.88 Date 11/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,372.10 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERMAN, MARISA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $154,364.86 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, MATTHEW H Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $154,356.84 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WONG, GEORGE F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $154,353.66 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULRAIN, EDWARD R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,334.35 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARBERO, GEORGE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,327.15 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDULLA, LUIGI Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,324.65 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARYL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,321.78 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLATT, STEPHEN J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $154,316.65 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARRONE, RICHARD T, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,316.53 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARLON R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,307.02 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SISTROM, PETER A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $154,306.24 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, WILLIAM A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $154,300.25 Date 06/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARK J Employer name Third Jud Dep Judges Amount $154,300.00 Date 12/25/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,295.82 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, GEORGE T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,287.24 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, ALAN B Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $154,285.56 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, JOSEPH G Employer name Nassau County Amount $154,285.46 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,284.81 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS-DE PEYSTER, CLAUDIA L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $154,280.57 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSMA, JEFFREY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $154,277.50 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETREAULT, ANDRE J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $154,276.10 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIENCKOWSKI, GERALD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $154,273.74 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOHN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $154,273.66 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, MICHAEL L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $154,273.25 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIANAS, PARIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,269.00 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CARROL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,258.00 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAMER, RICHARD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,258.00 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $154,257.54 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANNON, VENETIA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $154,253.17 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLAH, ASMAT Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $154,249.73 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCI, GREGG W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,245.66 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLYMORE, ERWIN T Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $154,244.88 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RYAN C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $154,239.75 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, JAMES C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $154,239.68 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASCANTE, CHRISTIAN H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $154,235.03 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEFFREY R Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $154,231.22 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System