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 TOSCANO, JEFFREY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,967.69 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NASSISI, DOUGLAS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,957.26 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEFFREY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,952.91 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEGERMILLER, DAVID J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $227,940.71 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEALIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,876.53 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLINGERLAND, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $227,871.06 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAMON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $227,841.36 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FULTON, CEDRICK T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $227,819.00 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JAMES P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,818.53 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PULASKI, MARK A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,799.96 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESNICK-KLEIN, AMY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $227,795.32 Date 12/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, MARK F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $227,747.62 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZOLA, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $227,747.47 Date 07/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER, JEFFREY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $227,713.11 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, GEORGE G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,711.37 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVA, WILLIAM G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,689.13 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGA, LOUIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,654.76 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, LINDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $227,646.47 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, JOHN A Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $227,598.25 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHANESKI, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $227,575.68 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL C Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,547.90 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,515.42 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, THOMAS F Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,491.43 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIKINGER, PETER E Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,476.72 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, FREDDY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,470.03 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIAS, LAUREL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,467.50 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUINN, GLENN J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $227,451.71 Date 08/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARDONE, WILLIAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,318.07 Date 01/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, PETER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,276.76 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAUGH, RICHARD H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $227,245.27 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIN, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $227,239.39 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIEBOWITZ, ALAN R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $227,235.49 Date 05/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMANDER, JAMES C Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $227,203.75 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COSENZA, JOSEPH E Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $227,127.54 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENSCH, TIMOTHY P Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,107.38 Date 08/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BHAN, ALVIN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $227,099.39 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENRY, DANIEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $227,092.60 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $227,066.45 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,045.46 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRIELLA, JOHN Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $227,040.36 Date 04/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, JEIVER Employer name Nassau County Amount $227,024.44 Date 05/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETRO, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,974.70 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAGGI, SUBODH J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $226,930.50 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCITELLI, ROBERT F Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,919.95 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITCHETT, ROBERT G Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,770.34 Date 12/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEBER, ROGER B, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,684.05 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARANTOWICZ, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $226,681.20 Date 01/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADDONA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,573.83 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, MICHAEL T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,520.61 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNOLL, JAMES L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $226,510.69 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILIU, MIHAELA N Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $226,510.69 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, KEVIN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,500.25 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNNELLY, RICHARD M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $226,473.09 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTEN, THOMAS, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $226,399.91 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OZA, GOVIND B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $226,389.56 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $226,386.77 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, JAMES F, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,341.00 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,253.28 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,239.45 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIEGUEZ, ANTHONY V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,218.23 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POBRE, THOMAS ELIAS Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $226,217.95 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMKE, MARTIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,213.73 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUNDRICK, WILLIAM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,192.30 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOM, FRED F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,190.04 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, PATRICK R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,180.53 Date 02/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCHIANO, VINCENZO Employer name Nassau County Amount $226,177.56 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPITALNY, KENNETH C Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $226,140.42 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETER, WAYNE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,068.56 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, STEVEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $226,023.53 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALHOTRA, HARISH K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $226,013.54 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGLIO, JAMES Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $225,987.87 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, PABLO F Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $225,966.30 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, JAMES K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,932.80 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, KATHLEEN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $225,931.55 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVER, HAROLD J Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $225,915.17 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, ANTOINE M Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $225,905.49 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHE, MARK E Employer name Westchester County Amount $225,905.39 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, MICHAEL T Employer name Village of Northport Amount $225,902.67 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CANCEL, JUAN A, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $225,842.27 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, JAMES F Employer name Nassau County Amount $225,838.13 Date 04/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YALUN, CAROLINA S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $225,814.98 Date 02/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $225,795.89 Date 05/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $225,740.29 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENDEE, THOMAS B Employer name Village of Northport Amount $225,718.55 Date 05/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOBLE, JOHN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $225,684.40 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABEDIN, QAMRUN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $225,676.71 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, ANGEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $225,611.60 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECCARIS, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $225,545.54 Date 07/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUMGARDNER, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,537.48 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JACQUELINE Z Employer name New York Public Library Amount $225,533.62 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MARK S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,530.31 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERRETTA, ROBERT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,529.65 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IERARDI, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $225,506.10 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, HARRY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $225,505.41 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAT, JOSE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $225,505.34 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALERTE, JACOB S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,481.66 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASSMER, THOMAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,466.58 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMIN, DEVENDRA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $225,416.73 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANI, LAWRENCE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $225,394.20 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENTAS, HECTOR L Employer name Nassau County Amount $225,341.96 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System