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 ZALOCKI, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,277.48 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JONATHAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,277.36 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEST, EDWARD J Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $116,274.68 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTNIK, JOHN E Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $116,271.77 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYKOWSKI, JOHN S Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $116,267.93 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAHR, KEVIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $116,266.88 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIN, HASAN I A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,266.84 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BICKFORD, DOUGLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $116,265.16 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EINTERZ, THERESA L Employer name Orange County Amount $116,264.31 Date 08/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEUSCHKE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $116,262.48 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNIUS, ABBY K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,261.57 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, TYRONNE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,259.98 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARK E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $116,258.95 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEYDARY, GLORIA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $116,257.77 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAIRANO, DAWN M Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $116,254.85 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODY, RICHARD A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,254.19 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLECK, VINCENT Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $116,254.09 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEIER, WILLIAM F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $116,253.74 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, PAUL R Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $116,251.82 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTNER, JACOB P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $116,251.31 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, ROBERT E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,251.18 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENT, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,244.15 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUICKSHANK, RYAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,244.01 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CABALLERO, CAROLINA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $116,243.36 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, LAITER Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUC, PAUL G Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, STELLA H Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, VICKY W Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, THAO P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, MARY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,243.36 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NISHA F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $116,243.36 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBERG, LYLE J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $116,243.36 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, ROSEMARIE Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $116,239.82 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, DAVID E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $116,239.80 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $116,239.20 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $116,239.03 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLSZIO, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,238.95 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESHPANDE, PUJA V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,238.78 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, LARRY H Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $116,237.97 Date 04/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGIOU, MARIA E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $116,237.42 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVEY, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,235.05 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $116,234.46 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO ARTEAGA, MAURICIO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $116,233.48 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADORASKI, TOMMY Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $116,232.96 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOREN, BRYAN M Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $116,232.53 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUWASUSI, THERESA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,231.75 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROD, CORDELL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $116,231.44 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYSHACK, SHIRITA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $116,229.70 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, PANKAJ Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $116,226.72 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, SCOTT B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $116,226.22 Date 02/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARRY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,225.68 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SHAINA D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,221.43 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHELE, DONNA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $116,218.91 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, EDWARD E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,218.80 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACQUES, RONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,218.04 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LOUIS H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $116,217.40 Date 06/04/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUEBEL, CRAIG R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $116,215.46 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, ANTHONY P Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,214.99 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, SHERMAN L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $116,211.02 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARENA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $116,210.84 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLET, ADAM B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,207.19 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILLINGER, DOUGLAS M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $116,203.67 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, LYNN L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,198.88 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTY, DEVIN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,196.52 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETSCHMER, CAROL K Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $116,196.03 Date 12/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARON, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $116,195.87 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAMINI, MICHAEL A Employer name Lake Mohegan Fire District Amount $116,194.68 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLMES, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $116,194.27 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, MAXIM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,194.00 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULSKI, KENNETH P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,194.00 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNOWSKI, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $116,193.96 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, CYRIL A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $116,193.00 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGLAND, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,192.37 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHAIR, GORDON T Employer name Town of Gates Amount $116,192.33 Date 04/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEWIRTZ, ISAAC M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $116,191.88 Date 05/12/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ANDRE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $116,190.96 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, JEFFREY H Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $116,190.64 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, GARY G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $116,190.05 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DADE, CLAUDIA H Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $116,189.04 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, CECILIO Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $116,187.27 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOHN DAVID Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,186.57 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUBOA, ADANIM A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $116,185.86 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESCINITI, VINCENT C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,184.38 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKER, JANET A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $116,181.75 Date 05/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGERA, DEAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,180.35 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COX, JOHN R Employer name Arlington Fire District Amount $116,178.73 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITFIN, BENJAMIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,177.42 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KILDUFF, THOMAS P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $116,174.08 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, WENDY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $116,174.00 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZACCARO, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,173.72 Date 12/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKE, ROBERT L, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $116,173.39 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADDOCKS, KIRT V Employer name Westchester County Amount $116,169.49 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COBOURNE, DANNY K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $116,168.00 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DAVID T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,164.72 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, FAAEDAA L Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $116,161.80 Date 11/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOSEFFI, JASON Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $116,161.28 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, BEATRICE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $116,160.83 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIELLI, JOHN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $116,156.47 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOREK, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Orange County Amount $116,154.48 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System