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 D'ANGELO, VICTOR J Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $152,427.42 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRENDA, ANDREW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,419.36 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIMLINGEN, THEODORE G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $152,418.46 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLOW, MICHAEL C Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $152,417.40 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Beacon Amount $152,414.62 Date 07/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, DENNIS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,414.07 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIZON, SOREN I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $152,410.55 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, LOUIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,403.63 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, TYRONE E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $152,402.84 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIOS, MELISSA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,401.65 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KO, HAN S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $152,400.43 Date 08/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,397.72 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AKEN, HAROLD E, III Employer name City of Rye Amount $152,390.14 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALVINO, JOSEPH W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,384.88 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GELESKI, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $152,382.69 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOSS, JEFFREY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,381.97 Date 07/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, HENRY D, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,380.21 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUDWAY, RAYMOND R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $152,377.30 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,367.46 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, EILEEN SONGER Employer name Westchester County Amount $152,367.46 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMIE T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,359.09 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, MICHAEL C Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $152,358.67 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENSON, MITCHELL H Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,358.34 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, MATTHEW D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,354.82 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMERON, MICHAEL C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,354.32 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALISE, MARCO V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,351.87 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, LOUIS, IV Employer name Rockland County Amount $152,351.09 Date 12/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, ROBERT J Employer name City of Rye Amount $152,350.72 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPATUZZA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,347.89 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IMPARATO, KEVIN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,345.00 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEVEN B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $152,344.90 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, MARY F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $152,343.74 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABER, KAREN A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $152,343.72 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODISCH, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,343.15 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, GREGORY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,342.55 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KEITH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,341.12 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASPAR, EILEEN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $152,339.90 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEJO, RAYMOND Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $152,339.90 Date 12/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSIDE, KEITH L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $152,339.90 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURON, DONALD E Employer name Education Department Amount $152,339.61 Date 05/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEPFENHARDT, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,339.50 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROMBERG, ROY G Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $152,338.26 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATOCHVIL, KENNETH V Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $152,336.55 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WU, HSIN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $152,312.39 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $152,310.62 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAPAGNA, FRED C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,308.00 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINIKAILO, IVAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,304.58 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PSZCZOLA, STEVEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,299.87 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFELICH, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,288.18 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, CLAIRE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $152,287.89 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MICHAEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,285.59 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, JEFFREY F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,285.15 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,283.34 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KESHISHIAN, ARA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $152,283.17 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIGHT, PAUL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,281.78 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, LAURA D Employer name Department of Health Amount $152,272.12 Date 05/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JACQUELINE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $152,271.89 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, NELSON J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $152,267.10 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAROL Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $152,265.12 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNACCHIA, ROBERT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $152,264.16 Date 03/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $152,258.78 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,255.99 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGNANI, MICHAEL J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $152,253.38 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $152,252.33 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, LINDA M Employer name Department of State Amount $152,249.67 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMONE, GIGI R Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $152,249.67 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANTHONY D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,247.09 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PORTO, ROBERT K Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $152,245.67 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLACK, SUZANNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $152,239.33 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, TIMOTHY F Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $152,235.53 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KIM E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $152,234.34 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, CHRISTINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,232.60 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAISWAL, BARUN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,232.60 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLIS, GAIL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,232.60 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, MARC D Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $152,227.00 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTULA, LESZEK Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $152,222.34 Date 04/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMINELLI, PETER C Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,212.95 Date 11/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, GREGORY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,211.92 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUNZE, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $152,210.26 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERNST, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,203.18 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $152,200.00 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARLE, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $152,195.52 Date 01/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENELIUS, JOHN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,193.16 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $152,193.04 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAHN, JAMES E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,188.25 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNETT, BERNARD W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,186.54 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOIA, DANIEL T Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $152,185.45 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEEPELL, CRAIG E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $152,185.38 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,181.13 Date 07/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VERGANO, MICHAEL F, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,175.69 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, LYNETTE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $152,170.47 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,163.52 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, SEENA R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $152,153.15 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $152,149.02 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZANELLI, GARY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $152,139.55 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARC C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $152,136.28 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, BARBARA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $152,135.34 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, PAUL S Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $152,135.25 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINDSKOPF, LAURIE H Employer name Rockland County Amount $152,134.11 Date 06/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETA, STEPHEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $152,130.96 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System