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 DUNN, GREGORY M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $230,839.76 Date 02/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, STEVEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $230,805.32 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEDDYCOART, MARK K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $230,787.35 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAVARES, RONALD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $230,740.07 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOUBEK, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $230,685.06 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLISON, PETER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $230,618.05 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIDER, EDWARD A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $230,608.13 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSTATI, MARY-THERESA Employer name Nassau County Amount $230,596.12 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLLNICK, SANDRA O Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $230,583.23 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $230,563.59 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIAMBRUNO, PERRY Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $230,400.00 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RINNERT, STEPHAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $230,348.17 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDELLA, SHEILA Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $230,342.49 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $230,278.61 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JILL C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $230,185.35 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $230,136.27 Date 01/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARRAZZO, ANTHONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $230,126.71 Date 08/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $229,988.44 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, GUY V Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,944.23 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUMEISTER, JONATHAN T Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $229,922.51 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,887.96 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, JONATHAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,859.79 Date 11/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ERTRACHTER, LARRY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $229,848.59 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYRKOSTAS, SANDRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,807.82 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANGNEY, MICHAEL Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $229,793.74 Date 02/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ST.VICTOR, GUITELLE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $229,754.93 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINGOLO, JOHN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $229,731.88 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, KEVIN E Employer name Broome County Amount $229,729.59 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, RAYMOND G, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $229,697.09 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINDLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,640.34 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACKOWSKI, ANTHONY G Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $229,575.60 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOM, DAVID Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $229,550.37 Date 07/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, DENNIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,525.83 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEISNER, LAWRENCE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,428.65 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROWAN, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,405.95 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALEJANDRO C Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,397.71 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRILL, LEE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,397.37 Date 04/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, MARK A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $229,354.62 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRIEL, JAMES K, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,352.72 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASSETT, ROBERT Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $229,347.18 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLAVERDE, ANIBAL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $229,337.43 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RAYMOND S Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,330.63 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGNER, COLM P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,320.02 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAHRBACH, BRETT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $229,316.45 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOSE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $229,314.24 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKARKA-HEINZ, KATHY L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $229,254.16 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, CRAIG V Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $229,253.22 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHAL, AJENDRA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $229,229.84 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEUFEL, DAVID J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,204.57 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBATO, JUSTIN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $229,199.15 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLEN, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,195.89 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATOS, SALOMON, JR Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $229,098.44 Date 09/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $229,074.42 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLIS, SHELLA R Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $229,073.48 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDHU, NIGHAT Y Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $229,066.50 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ROBERT Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $229,053.70 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILLIS, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,946.63 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHAN, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $228,913.84 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELSIGNORE, ROBERT F Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,879.67 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $228,855.98 Date 10/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOZA, DANIEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $228,815.53 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEN, WEI Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $228,814.07 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $228,789.10 Date 01/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERRIGAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $228,783.83 Date 01/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILSON, TIMOTHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,757.94 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, ARNOLD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,705.91 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPERBER, JACOB E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $228,704.50 Date 12/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLVIK, KENNETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,689.83 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDHU, GURINDER Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $228,652.51 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, HOWARD J Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $228,650.67 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTULOV, ROBERT A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $228,641.47 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARING, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,563.59 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,532.98 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDRY, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,504.03 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOSEPH Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $228,478.58 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDRY, CURT L Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,395.14 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TELYCZKA, ROMAN S Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $228,370.30 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOIA, PHILIP F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $228,291.87 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, BRIAN R Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $228,282.93 Date 08/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDLAR, DAVID B Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $228,271.61 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONGIOVANNI, THOMAS R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $228,237.61 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRIS, ROBERT M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $228,236.17 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,229.08 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UNTERWEISER, SCOTT J Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $228,227.08 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $228,220.42 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINOGUE, PATRICK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,201.86 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNEE, ANDREW H Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,178.27 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANDOVITZ, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $228,174.98 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDENMAYER, JEANPIERRE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $228,164.38 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDANA, SADHANA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $228,164.38 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABBARA, JOSEPH D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,149.77 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOO, KIJEON Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $228,110.14 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACSON, ADAM C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $228,097.90 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KEVIN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $228,078.23 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLES-BELZIE, MARIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $228,050.73 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUB, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $228,016.46 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBER, MARY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $228,001.31 Date 07/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $227,992.40 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,986.24 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCADO, RAUL, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,976.53 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System