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 LLOYD, EDWARD C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,973.09 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENN, JAMES A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $150,972.03 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOCCIA, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,970.13 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISENBERG, ANDREW B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $150,966.14 Date 08/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Oyster Bay Cove Amount $150,966.07 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIPIETRO, PAUL V Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,959.36 Date 08/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, CRAIG S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,954.49 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPA, LAURA LEE, MS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $150,952.27 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, TINA MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,950.97 Date 10/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $150,947.71 Date 06/06/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANDERS, WILLIAM W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $150,947.00 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,946.75 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANGUISH, RICHARD F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,946.14 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'APUZZO, RALPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,945.00 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, WILLIAM E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $150,943.71 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, MARIANNE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $150,941.18 Date 05/14/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, DONALD F, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $150,936.77 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINELLI, MATHEW R Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,933.02 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,931.02 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIRER, ELLEN G Employer name Merrick Library Amount $150,928.48 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MARY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $150,924.45 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ANN MARIE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $150,923.78 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN-FERRER, SHERILYN G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $150,923.78 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, RUTH N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $150,923.20 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DAVID P Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $150,922.11 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMBOLO, ANTHONY Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $150,922.11 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEYEAR, CHARLOTTE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $150,919.25 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDLO, RICHARD S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $150,912.94 Date 05/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDALENA, DAMIAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,909.49 Date 12/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSHAM, DAVID H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,895.84 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, JAMES M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,895.17 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACOPINA, JOSEPH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,894.06 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAKHOVSKY, VITALY Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,893.91 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, MAUREEN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $150,893.13 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORN, CARLTON N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $150,888.05 Date 06/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, JOSEPH J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $150,886.75 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEX J Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $150,861.72 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CURTY, DWAYNE M Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $150,860.65 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROUILLETTE, MARK P Employer name Town of Massena Amount $150,859.82 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, EDWARD M Employer name Department of Health Amount $150,858.15 Date 07/21/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONUCCI, JOHN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $150,857.18 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENZEN-CONROY, SHERYL Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $150,856.57 Date 03/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, EILEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,854.38 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEXINGER, PATRICIA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $150,850.61 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGOZELSKI, PAUL P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,849.09 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $150,847.22 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAKE, WILLIAM R Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,847.15 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $150,841.98 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DARWIN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,832.86 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMADIO, DAMON A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $150,820.81 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASCHEN, IDA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $150,820.19 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRCO, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,818.44 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, BRIAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,815.05 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, BENJETTA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,813.58 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $150,813.40 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHARK, GARY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $150,808.75 Date 08/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, THOMAS J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $150,803.30 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANDULLO, DAVID P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $150,802.41 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERGEMANN, DORIS A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $150,792.80 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHINO, JASON C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,789.01 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUYCE, JOHN F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $150,785.35 Date 06/21/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOTZ, MARK A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $150,785.09 Date 03/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, FRANCIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,784.66 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAY-GORE, KELLY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $150,782.47 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOEL P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,781.10 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, GREGORY T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $150,779.54 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLATSEK, ARON Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $150,773.62 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVA, LEONARD Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $150,768.01 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, RALPH C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,767.70 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $150,767.41 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINGARO, ROBERT D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $150,760.55 Date 03/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRISANTI, MARK J Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $150,751.11 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORPIGLIA, KAREN R Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $150,750.68 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, VERNON K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $150,750.36 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAUGH, JONATHAN L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,748.99 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTE, DOUGLAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,747.92 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDDEN, MARCIA A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $150,742.71 Date 11/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNAUER, EDWIN D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,742.12 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHICK, ROBERT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $150,740.37 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPEL, ANN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $150,739.85 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMUGLIA, MICHELLE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $150,739.85 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JAMES A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $150,733.39 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHBERG, LAWRENCE T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $150,731.88 Date 10/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LOAN, JAMES M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $150,727.62 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, THOMAS H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $150,722.27 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARRETT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,721.47 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DENISE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $150,718.79 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANDREW D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $150,717.19 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DAVID E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $150,711.97 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAVIGNA, JOHN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,707.22 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGALETTA, TRACY A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $150,707.05 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STROEHLEIN, ROBERT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,705.78 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $150,701.95 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, BRIAN J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $150,699.18 Date 06/12/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DENNIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,695.81 Date 10/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GARRIGLE, DAVID J Employer name Nassau County Amount $150,694.25 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAMIATA, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $150,687.12 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, B RUTH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $150,682.40 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JEFFERY S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $150,680.93 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTTO, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $150,678.52 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System