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 EVANS, DAVID G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,212.20 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASSARELLA, LINDA F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,207.78 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUBETZ, JILL P Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $165,205.11 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KASPER, KENNETH R Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $165,202.20 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYBURN, ROSA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,202.01 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHABAK, FOROGH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $165,196.03 Date 07/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTER, ROBERT L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,195.27 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $165,190.97 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENZ, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,180.89 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, RONALD C Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,171.63 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MICHAEL T, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,170.69 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,164.12 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, SCOTT A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $165,160.11 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,144.93 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAROSI, VICTOR G Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $165,142.11 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAHUS, KIM A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $165,130.06 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Village of Kings Point Amount $165,117.76 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, ROBERT A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,112.83 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARLOW, MICHAEL A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $165,100.39 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, PEDRO J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $165,090.89 Date 08/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AQUILA, KATHRYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $165,088.74 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,088.61 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENRIQUEZ, KEVIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,086.63 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, CHARLES, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,085.87 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, JEFFERY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,084.05 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, DREW H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,084.00 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JONATHAN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,083.90 Date 11/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINCH, JODY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,075.29 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CIRO D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $165,062.82 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINAHAN, PETER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,061.14 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, DOUGLAS F Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $165,055.45 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUNDERSON, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $165,053.52 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHRON, BRETT A Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,052.61 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIEL E Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $165,050.82 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ERIK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,045.78 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITALE, JESSICA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,034.50 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, NOREEN Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $165,032.65 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, KAREEM A Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $165,032.58 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICARLO, LOUIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,032.08 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $165,024.39 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANERJEE-JINENEZ, SANCHITA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $165,022.00 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,018.91 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIGGLES, STEVEN C Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $165,016.88 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAVIER, VALENTINA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $165,014.37 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, JOHN L Employer name Delaware County Amount $165,012.84 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMISON, EDWARD R Employer name Nassau County Amount $165,007.85 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RITELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $165,007.09 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, MATTHEW A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $165,005.53 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENDT, RONALD F, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $165,003.59 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLINE, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $165,000.03 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name INCAMMICIA, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,998.39 Date 07/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ROBERT B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $164,997.94 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDENS, BRIAN J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $164,991.19 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDWAY, STEPHEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,984.41 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THIXTON, WARREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,981.36 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHEY, CHARLES P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $164,976.65 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, CHARLES O., JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $164,972.96 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, FRANK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,970.82 Date 12/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOPP, FREDERICK H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,967.75 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, THOMAS B Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $164,965.75 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULTORE, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,960.11 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAYES, ROBERT Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $164,956.36 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KERRY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,940.05 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAEGDER, GERARD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $164,937.36 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOHN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,933.93 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRINGTON, MARIA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $164,932.56 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AIELLO, CHRISTINA K Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $164,924.51 Date 11/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, RANDAL W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,924.11 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICCIO, ANA EVELYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $164,922.84 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DIANA V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,918.00 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGERS, ROBERT W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,915.51 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAWITZ, FREDERICK A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $164,909.88 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL-CHANDLER, LUISA D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $164,909.88 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, RAYMOND G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $164,909.88 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEVINSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,905.91 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNONE, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,904.50 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALTERS, SELKIRK A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $164,899.08 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, PATRICK S Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $164,897.78 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIMARCHI, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,889.85 Date 04/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEANE, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,879.98 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,879.98 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLOCKHART, PAUL J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,877.84 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAFIZ, SHAKHAWAT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,869.52 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELOUGH, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,865.49 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTES, JONAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,862.26 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PESAVENTO, BRUNO J Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $164,846.65 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPATUZZA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $164,846.05 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORSI, CHRISTINA P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $164,837.29 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGERT, MATTHEW Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,832.85 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUCA, PETER N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $164,827.83 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, ROBERT P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $164,827.39 Date 02/12/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,824.54 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKEY, GREGORY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,819.15 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLA, LAWRENCE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,814.18 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRY, JASON C Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $164,813.58 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JEFFREY K Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $164,806.58 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $164,802.11 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPOTTISWOOD, MARK A Employer name Nassau County Amount $164,793.35 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUBRUN, NICOLE L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $164,791.86 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $164,791.75 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System