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 FEILER, JONATHAN D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $140,657.58 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YAMUDER, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $140,657.06 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRELLI, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $140,656.78 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZELLA, DAVID F Employer name Rockland County Amount $140,652.86 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOVENSKY, CRAIG M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $140,649.75 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORMAN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $140,648.52 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCI, JOSEPH S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $140,647.20 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRULNIK, LAURA R Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $140,642.97 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEATON, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,640.79 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STONE, ROBERT E, III Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $140,639.07 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHAN, DAVID M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $140,636.78 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANNON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $140,635.98 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHARDT, KELLIE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,633.02 Date 09/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CHARLES R Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $140,625.62 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, FREDERICK S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,621.10 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCO, THOMAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,620.30 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLOODWORTH, SANDRA G Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $140,617.69 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, JAMES P Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $140,616.57 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,613.02 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RICHARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,612.66 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTOS, ANEUDY Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $140,611.05 Date 08/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, EDWARD F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,610.44 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,608.00 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Health Amount $140,600.46 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYCKOFF, PETER M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $140,600.39 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH A. Employer name City of White Plains Amount $140,600.32 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, HELEN P Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $140,594.28 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTVET, MARTIN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $140,589.71 Date 05/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERGER, YITZCHOK Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $140,586.52 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZOLA, STEPHEN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,585.76 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPA, LAWRENCE E Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $140,584.13 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARVEY, NANCY S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,576.97 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, ANTHONY S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,576.80 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, JAMES A Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $140,574.89 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, THOMAS E, JR Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $140,573.51 Date 09/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILANO, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $140,571.80 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTORINO, LISA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,571.42 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE FRANCIS, RONALD Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $140,570.21 Date 11/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,560.14 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JUAN F Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $140,559.46 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BRIAN M Employer name Hartsdale Fire Dist Commission Amount $140,557.04 Date 10/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIPINSKY, ERIC C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $140,555.79 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KAY M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $140,555.07 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JOHN G Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $140,553.72 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ELESY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,553.72 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,553.31 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSIOR, THOMAS K, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,548.50 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORSHEY, GREGORY W Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $140,545.52 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, BRUCE D Employer name Department of Law Amount $140,537.99 Date 10/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOMBRE, JEFFREY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,533.71 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, MARK E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $140,532.99 Date 06/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEINE, CHARLES O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $140,531.82 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBITT, LARRY C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $140,528.80 Date 07/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, DARIN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,525.27 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, STEPHEN P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $140,524.69 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVINUS, RICHARD G Employer name Westchester County Amount $140,511.07 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARK, FRANK J, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $140,509.20 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, HARA R Employer name Rockland County Amount $140,500.19 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GUARDIA, ANDREW J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,499.70 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARE, VICTOR P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,497.77 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNIER, CHERYL B Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $140,496.02 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, GARY B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,493.58 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAHN, RICHARD D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $140,490.50 Date 12/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, MARTIN J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $140,484.95 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, DANIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,482.12 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATA, FAYE F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,481.32 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTONI, AMERIGO V Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $140,481.19 Date 08/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, EDWARD T Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $140,480.53 Date 08/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCALLY, DANIEL S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $140,480.40 Date 06/03/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, EDWARD R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $140,470.31 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGOSTINELLO, CHRISTINA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,466.46 Date 07/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGERMAN, GLENN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,464.00 Date 02/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIULIANO, ROBERT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,460.79 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, RACHEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,459.94 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STENCLIK, SCOTT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,457.29 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, ROBERT D Employer name Cornell University Amount $140,453.45 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOAN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,452.00 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,449.15 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $140,447.66 Date 08/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTCAP, VINCENT T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,447.48 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEIDNER, ANDREW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $140,445.54 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUANG, SHYH-FEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $140,445.41 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, GREGORY O Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $140,440.03 Date 06/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PATRICK M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $140,439.91 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCHA, SATWANT S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $140,435.32 Date 08/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALORE, PHILIP A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $140,434.74 Date 10/20/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAWTON P, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $140,433.01 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARN, DAVID T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,432.65 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, WILLIAM A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,426.19 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREENBLATT, DANNY E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $140,422.10 Date 03/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEZIALE, THOMAS A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $140,422.10 Date 10/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLON, JUSTIN M Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $140,421.55 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUALEY, RICHARD V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $140,418.94 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLARINO, SCOTT R Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,415.85 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, BRIAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $140,415.77 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, STEPHEN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $140,400.19 Date 11/16/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $140,398.15 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KINNEY, WINDSOR J Employer name Port Washington Water Poll Dist Amount $140,397.80 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $140,394.16 Date 08/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, RYAN L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $140,392.59 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System