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 CASSAR, JOSEPH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,545.56 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AVILA, ELI N Employer name Orange County Amount $163,539.97 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $163,539.93 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUN, EILEEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $163,523.41 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,521.60 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARKIN, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,517.05 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORAWSKI, DARRYL G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $163,512.68 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCOLI, VINCENT C Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $163,500.57 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ANITA S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $163,494.69 Date 11/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRETI, JOHN L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $163,489.11 Date 01/05/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, WILLIAM B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,487.33 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MONTEFINISE, ANGELA F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $163,487.18 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEDA, ROCCO A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $163,484.17 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLONNA, MATTHEW M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,482.55 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZYSK, DARIUSZ Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,475.99 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORTE, DOUGLAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,472.93 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, RICHARD R Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $163,466.23 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEBANDT, GRAZYNA C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $163,456.71 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDROSO-PALANOG, JEANIE H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $163,456.49 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADE, ROBERT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,450.61 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOBRINER, DARREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,448.64 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, DEAN F Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $163,442.28 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MARK T Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $163,434.84 Date 03/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MASTER, BERNADETTE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $163,421.47 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, JOSEPH T Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,409.81 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANIS, MICHAEL N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,408.76 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANKOWIAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,407.46 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKEEFE, KATHY A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $163,403.85 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOZZI, MATHIEU E Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $163,397.54 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, BOBBY L, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,396.40 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CESAR P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,393.19 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FINEGAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,384.80 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACERES, ENRIQUE, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,377.72 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, JOSEPH C.G. Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,377.46 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLIVAN, NEIL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,377.46 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIACOBELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,376.52 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBANKS, MICHELLE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $163,375.07 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKELSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $163,371.56 Date 07/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESTREPO, ALVARO J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,368.69 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TESORO, FRANCIS M Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $163,367.31 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRUNO, ROBERT P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,357.80 Date 08/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TODD F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,349.08 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHTER, WENDY S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $163,342.80 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHALSEN, KAREN ANN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $163,336.57 Date 05/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRIAN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,323.09 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASIE, ANDREW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,320.94 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN SLYCK, PETER G Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $163,320.47 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEYERS, MICHELLE F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,309.24 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $163,307.30 Date 07/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, DENA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,296.85 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZIROLNIK, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $163,295.55 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORST, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $163,288.35 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,273.17 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHOJNACKI, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $163,272.53 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, ANDREW J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $163,261.73 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHBAUM, EVAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,261.48 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REUTER, ROBERT E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,251.47 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERROCHES, DAVID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,244.13 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARKER, ALAN D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $163,236.80 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JOSEPH P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,225.53 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAROTTA, ANN MARIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $163,222.17 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHTON, ERIC L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,219.08 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, IRA M Employer name Education Department Amount $163,206.08 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLENSBY, ROBERT M Employer name Westchester County Amount $163,196.76 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, KIM T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,194.71 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES T Employer name Rockland County Amount $163,193.86 Date 06/14/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, GEORGE Employer name Department of Health Amount $163,192.61 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,190.38 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, JANICE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $163,179.26 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,176.30 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,175.78 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, JOHN A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $163,175.01 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $163,174.28 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HIPPLER, FRANK K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $163,172.97 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JEREMIAH J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $163,171.87 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSEN, DENNIS C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $163,168.64 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU-YEUNG, WAI L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $163,160.06 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROM, DIANA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,158.35 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FEBO, JOSE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,150.00 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KENNETH P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $163,142.35 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDICE, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,138.83 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NATALE, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,133.98 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARADAY, ALBERT T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $163,133.54 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,129.08 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POULIN, M NANCY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,129.08 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEPPO, WALTER C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,129.08 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, INES M NIEVES Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $163,122.88 Date 08/24/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, SCOTT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $163,111.05 Date 07/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OGDEN, JOHN J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $163,110.92 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $163,110.35 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHLER-GRINGER, BARBARA A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $163,110.35 Date 02/24/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILY, JILL B Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAU, RONNA B Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 09/05/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOODIM, LAUREN A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ELLEN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKAVY, STEPHEN J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, EMMA LAUREN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KEVIN J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN A Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 12/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLS, CECIL J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $163,110.35 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System