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 ALFALLA, JOHN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,043.55 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $166,042.66 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNELL, TODD F Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $166,036.06 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYMECK, KENNETH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $166,035.95 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PLATTNER, ROBERT D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $166,029.68 Date 05/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, JOHN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,028.64 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,011.41 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROCCHIO, PHIL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,008.19 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BING, ANDREW D Employer name Department of Law Amount $166,006.85 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSER, ANDREA Employer name Department of Law Amount $166,006.85 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, ANDREA T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $166,004.03 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DANIEL A Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $165,996.68 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $165,992.93 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JOSEPHINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $165,991.01 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URAZOV, MARINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,988.28 Date 07/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $165,981.43 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, PETER J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $165,976.15 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, KEVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,975.21 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUONGO, ANDREA E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $165,963.79 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, BRIAN J Employer name Rockland County Amount $165,962.44 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, WILLIAM R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,961.34 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALICEA, DANNY L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,961.32 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE IULIO, JOHN M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $165,958.58 Date 07/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIERENBERG, JAY Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $165,958.27 Date 03/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATOVICH, NATALIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $165,958.27 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DESIREE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $165,957.78 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILFORD, MARK A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $165,955.72 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, RICHARD B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,955.69 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LLOYD D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,954.73 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSALIA, KERRI A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $165,953.44 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOS, STEVEN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,951.29 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEGAN, SEAN J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $165,942.84 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, TERESA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,912.30 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, GARY N Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $165,904.42 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, R LORRAINE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $165,903.05 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATESIC, SIMUN S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $165,902.58 Date 11/27/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTORINO, LISA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,895.19 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, REINHARDT J A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,894.80 Date 06/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANA, JACK Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,890.08 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIENZA, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,883.50 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YASSO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,877.89 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RONCI, FRANCIS S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $165,873.32 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHINO, DARREN L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $165,870.84 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, EDWARD J, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,870.46 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSKETTA, CAROL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,869.14 Date 06/24/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, JULIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,869.14 Date 01/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, SEAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,868.98 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILINSKI, ROMAN S Employer name Town of Southold Amount $165,864.91 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALICEA, HECTOR M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,864.82 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORO, ISRAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,859.23 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEARLE, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $165,858.86 Date 01/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGNATELLI, JOHN Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $165,852.42 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PICCINO, JOSEPH ROCCO Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,847.02 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, ILENE A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $165,836.51 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARTIGUENAVE, JACQUES H Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,826.99 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHNS, VANESSA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $165,822.20 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGOS, GEORGE Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,819.70 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MAUREEN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,819.70 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENT, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,817.47 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,815.79 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETO, ROHIT Employer name Town of Massena Amount $165,812.48 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALILIONIS, HENRY S Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $165,804.24 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOTOROFF, JEFFREY S Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,803.75 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,795.71 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SVERCEL, JOSEPH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,795.52 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, PAUL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,791.59 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASLAM, MICHELLE A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $165,789.74 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIOS-HOYT, ANNETTE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,786.89 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BHARGAVA, ELIZABETH D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $165,772.52 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICO, DANA R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $165,769.40 Date 07/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, KUNNEL T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $165,760.66 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTWIN, ELIZABETH D Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $165,756.96 Date 05/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, MARY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $165,748.60 Date 03/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, CALVIN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,746.72 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSANOS, GEORGE Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $165,729.86 Date 04/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHELLE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,728.67 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLARMANN, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,724.02 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, SEBASTIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,723.47 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREDGO, ROBERT Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $165,715.81 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHELLA, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,715.20 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, HOWARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,713.10 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRK, PAUL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,713.00 Date 12/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,709.25 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DARIN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,703.49 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUTHY, TODD M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,699.28 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DYLEWSKI, LEO J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $165,666.83 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOROBKOVA, YELENA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $165,666.04 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APUZZO, RALPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,663.30 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHENBERG, CHERYL R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $165,648.33 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCURI, THOMAS G Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,645.08 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOCHMAN, JERE I Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $165,630.16 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGER, DAVID J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $165,630.06 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOTT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $165,628.05 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DEBRA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,623.53 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOLESAR, DAVID C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,621.78 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARING, TRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,620.36 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURER, KIRK M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $165,618.31 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, RICHARD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,610.71 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,610.00 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERRIFIELD, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,605.60 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System