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 MASTRONARDI, ROBERT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,625.16 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR-CROTTI, MICHAEL M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $139,623.65 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILL, GERALD J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $139,616.75 Date 11/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRICE, KENNETH P Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,616.02 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEY, ROBERT S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $139,613.12 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, SCOTT P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $139,610.28 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MATTHEW G Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $139,609.64 Date 10/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLIN, DONNA S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $139,609.23 Date 08/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, HIRAM L, III Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $139,605.11 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINOPIDIS, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,601.59 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOY, JAY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,601.47 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, THOMAS E Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $139,598.12 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHT, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,595.22 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLICKMAN, JONATHAN B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,594.00 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEZZO, MARIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,589.19 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, STEPHEN F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $139,587.79 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TRACY W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,584.98 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERRANO, GEORGE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $139,582.99 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIN, ALAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,581.50 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, BRIAN M Employer name Town of StoNY Point Amount $139,581.31 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KROEGER, KYLE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,576.76 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,575.75 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IMPELLUSO, ANTHONY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $139,574.87 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHER, WILLIAM Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $139,574.72 Date 10/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLIS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Southold Amount $139,571.57 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PAMELA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $139,566.60 Date 09/01/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, TERENCE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $139,563.75 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANKOW, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,561.20 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALVANO, EDWARD R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $139,551.03 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANGIO, MICHAEL T Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $139,546.29 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, DEIDRE W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $139,546.29 Date 12/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, PETER T Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,546.22 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALMA, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,542.69 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABEL, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,542.07 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, TRACY P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,541.87 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, KEVIN R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $139,539.45 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANG, MARK C Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,538.36 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLAKOWSKI, ALLAN M Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $139,526.96 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, RORY C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $139,524.92 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOSELYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,524.50 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DANIEL C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $139,523.45 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZARIO, ADALBERTO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,521.36 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COWARD, KATHRYN L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,520.85 Date 02/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDULIS, COLLEEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,520.85 Date 06/21/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,520.85 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, SUSAN W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,520.85 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMMERS, STEPHANIE J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,520.85 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKUS, DAVID E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,520.85 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECHMANN, JOHN R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,520.85 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINE-DEBELLIS, MARIA-ALANA S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,520.85 Date 08/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, STEPHANIE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,520.85 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMUDEZ, STEVEN M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $139,519.38 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNKIRK, KEVIN A Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $139,516.31 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAILY, CYNTHIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,513.52 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTY, JAMES C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,513.15 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRACE, ROBERT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,512.43 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, DEBRA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $139,512.29 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELEY, JOHN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,510.18 Date 08/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, VICENTE Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $139,503.86 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEARY, JOHN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,501.95 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, COLLEEN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,499.67 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LE BIRE, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $139,496.31 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELL, DANA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $139,492.76 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALENSKI, MATTHEW A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,491.72 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABAN, EDGARDO Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $139,490.92 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVARES, MARIA L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $139,490.00 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KRISTIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,484.65 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EGELSEN, FRANK J, JR Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $139,481.49 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, THOMAS D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,479.12 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKERMAN, EVAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $139,479.12 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED BOWMAN, MICHELE S Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $139,479.12 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, ROBERT A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $139,479.11 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, WILLIAM Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $139,470.20 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GILIO, JOHN D Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $139,466.32 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKER, SHEREKHAN T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $139,466.32 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JOSHEILA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $139,466.01 Date 02/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACQUIST, MARK R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $139,465.37 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MELISSA T Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,464.87 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, ROHAN N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $139,464.76 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DANTE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,463.74 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $139,463.02 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIZZI, THOMAS A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $139,463.00 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOUSOS, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $139,462.30 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODOROV, THEODORE G Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $139,456.80 Date 02/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKHARDT, DEBORAH S Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $139,453.87 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEITH B Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $139,449.80 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBEDIAN, JUSTIN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,449.01 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUZZOLINO, ROBERT H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $139,448.40 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,445.57 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUIS, BARBARA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $139,444.56 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, DANIEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $139,444.05 Date 07/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ROBERT S Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,439.08 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISNARDI, BERNADETTE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $139,439.08 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $139,437.01 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUSCO, ARTHUR J Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $139,435.45 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, PETER R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $139,433.33 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, FRANK D, JR Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $139,431.62 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCURI, CAROL F Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,429.11 Date 03/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, WAYNE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $139,429.11 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLIGATTI, MELINDA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $139,428.08 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System