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 KASIN, CRAIG F Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,554.98 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAMM, MONICA J Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $166,551.78 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, EDWARD E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,539.56 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, HOSCAR A Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,533.48 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,519.40 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEBOWITZ, ALAN P Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $166,512.22 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,507.21 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOUT, DORIS D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $166,500.27 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATAI, TIFINI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,495.13 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARAMANICO-BROYLES, DARA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,493.91 Date 05/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEINKE, JASON Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $166,490.00 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARFSCHWERDT, THOMAS B Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $166,486.36 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLSPEAK, JOHN P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $166,485.80 Date 06/15/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTENBERG, RACHELLE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $166,484.81 Date 10/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, FRANK T, JR Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $166,478.30 Date 07/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, THOMAS P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $166,476.20 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGADE, CHARLES Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,475.31 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMMONS, ROBERT J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $166,474.02 Date 09/02/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, ANTHONY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $166,473.08 Date 08/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ALAN L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $166,469.83 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JOANNE S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $166,469.02 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUKSLOOT, ANDREW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,468.91 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,468.72 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARINE, RICHARD M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $166,459.72 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIONE, BERNICE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,453.30 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JOSEPH M, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,447.59 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ANTONIO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $166,445.01 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOHEJL, CHERYL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $166,442.66 Date 07/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, JOE T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $166,422.72 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, JOSE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,419.23 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, THOMAS W Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $166,416.01 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DAVID A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,413.32 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICKETTS, RHOLDA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $166,409.47 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSLYN-BRENNER, BARBARA D Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $166,391.18 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMARTINO, JAMES U Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,377.03 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBERG, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,376.35 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MICHAEL G Employer name Westchester County Amount $166,374.58 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLISSIMO, VINCENT J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,369.63 Date 01/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, DENNIS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,368.70 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALTON W Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,367.15 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUER, JOHANNES K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $166,366.66 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDRE, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,359.16 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, MARK L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,353.64 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGMAN, DAVID N Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $166,336.32 Date 10/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRINCE, MICHELE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $166,335.29 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, CHARLES L, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,334.33 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGUEIREDO, JOSE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,328.84 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCUCCI, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,322.52 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $166,315.52 Date 03/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OCCHICONE, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $166,315.15 Date 06/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLA, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $166,313.04 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMRAN, MUHAMMAD T Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $166,310.44 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENASSO, CARL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $166,308.02 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANGAROSSA, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,300.73 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIKADE, STEPHEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,298.01 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $166,296.34 Date 01/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $166,292.24 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVROVSKY, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,291.67 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FROBEL, FRANCIS A Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $166,288.70 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASCHET, ALICE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $166,287.05 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRODY, JONATHAN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,282.39 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARORA, MOHIT Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,277.67 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROMBA, ANNMARIE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $166,269.31 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAFKA, ERIC L Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,263.94 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, TIMOTHY R Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,263.53 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAUTH, SORELLE L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $166,259.85 Date 02/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, EDWARD M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $166,257.36 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVEN, CHRISTINA W Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $166,255.55 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYTON, BRIAN M Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $166,253.47 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KENNETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,238.78 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLING, JOHN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,238.24 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCGINLEY, EDWARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,220.20 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRETT, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,217.70 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, JASON Employer name New York Public Library Amount $166,185.35 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, STANLEY Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,184.23 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $166,177.88 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHACKNE, JUSTIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,166.35 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYBAUM, KARL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,163.54 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISS, JEFFREY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $166,160.08 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOEL, BRIAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,159.42 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DINELLO, DAVID S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $166,148.53 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, BRYAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,142.14 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEALTY, FRANCIS J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,140.88 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEORGE, MARY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $166,139.42 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKOS, MICHAL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,131.87 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STECK, RICHARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,128.94 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSTARO, JOHN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $166,128.07 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, JAMES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $166,124.50 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, JOHN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,114.71 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $166,114.38 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, ANTHONY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,108.77 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILKINGTON, BRENDAN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,108.13 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELLUCCI, LOUIS F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $166,100.32 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORMLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $166,090.49 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, GERALYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $166,088.36 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERSCHNER, MARK T Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $166,069.52 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, EILEEN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $166,068.63 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,067.86 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOLZBERG, RANDY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,051.10 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MATTHEW D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,049.14 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System