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 MALONE, MARK K Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $162,746.10 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULAKY, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,746.06 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, ANTHONY T Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $162,745.03 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMON, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,743.79 Date 07/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUNCKEN, RICHARD D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,739.31 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, DONALD Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,733.60 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALON, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,726.63 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Oyster Bay Cove Amount $162,725.66 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARBEDIAN, JUSTIN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,724.22 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, THOMAS G Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,723.34 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, MICHAEL W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,712.82 Date 12/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DYER, DANIEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,708.74 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DAREN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $162,708.19 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ARNOLD G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,706.03 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOR, SEAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,705.74 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, PAUL F Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,703.70 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFER, SHEILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $162,689.89 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILEY, TIMOTHY W Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $162,687.67 Date 08/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASZMER, JEFFREY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,685.98 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTTO, ALAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,682.47 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES A, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $162,681.39 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,672.39 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRICONE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,668.15 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, STEVEN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,664.34 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHALOWSKA-SUTERSKA, MALGORZAT Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,657.35 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORNOMA, BARRY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,656.48 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, DEREK D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,656.17 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURHAM, CHARLES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,655.60 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HERBERT F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $162,654.88 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, GARY PAUL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $162,653.59 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARELLI, ROBERT J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $162,651.29 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAMMER, BRIAN V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,649.57 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, RONALD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,643.76 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, ANTHONY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,638.82 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEGGELKE, SCOTT K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,630.46 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GEISS, JOHN T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $162,624.06 Date 01/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULLER, LAWRENCE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,619.78 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONG, CHENGXIN Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $162,619.40 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,618.59 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STACKCOLGAN, NANCY B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,617.79 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, TARA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,611.88 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALSH, ARTHUR T Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $162,608.59 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSOFISAN, ADEJOKE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $162,608.16 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINI, JAMES G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,605.77 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, ANTHONY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,605.73 Date 12/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DISCIGLIO, LYNNE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,594.93 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $162,593.64 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, EDWARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,590.46 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STABILE, DENNIS F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,582.30 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESE, PATRICK D Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $162,582.27 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAPPEN, CAROL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,577.26 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOYLE, NOREEN A Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $162,575.89 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, DANIEL P Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $162,575.89 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAULER, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $162,575.72 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAISE, TIMOTHY E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,574.17 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MURDO, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $162,570.82 Date 08/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, STEPHEN RAY Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $162,565.72 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLENREUTHER, JOHN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,556.64 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROZANSKY, ALAN N Employer name Erie County Amount $162,554.19 Date 02/18/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERNETHY, JOYCE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $162,554.16 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $162,552.61 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JOHN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,551.48 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAROR, JOSEPH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,550.81 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MATTHEW V Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $162,542.27 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JORDAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,539.84 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA MONICA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $162,538.94 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLES, JACQUELINE L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,537.18 Date 08/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERLIS-MCPHILLIPS, SOPHIA-MARIA Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $162,535.57 Date 01/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAMARIA, REINALDO Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $162,532.21 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUNG, DANIEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,526.58 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERENO, RICHARD A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,522.83 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOKPONWEY, FREDERICA C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,505.03 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STIEBEL, TROY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $162,504.88 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SORBO, PAUL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,503.54 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANDREW D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $162,502.12 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROBERT Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $162,499.13 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARGAS, GLADYS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,497.71 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITOGRAD, SCOTT Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,497.69 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUALEY, RICHARD V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,496.63 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $162,486.28 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEADY, STEVEN D Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $162,482.46 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUITERMAN, ERIC R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,481.20 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JAMES D Employer name Nassau County Amount $162,474.87 Date 08/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PETERS, JOSEPH W Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,474.03 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLICOLLI, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $162,472.94 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MERVIN C Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $162,472.08 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Westchester County Amount $162,465.31 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARSIDE, JAMES S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,455.29 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, COREY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $162,444.90 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGELE, JOSEPH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,444.14 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENALLI, KARLA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $162,442.50 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, LAURA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,420.72 Date 10/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARK J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $162,418.77 Date 08/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, SEAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,418.01 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANSLOW, STEVEN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,406.08 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CATALINO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $162,404.08 Date 08/30/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, DAVID R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,402.31 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAIR, MICHAEL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $162,399.64 Date 03/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSIOR, JENNIFER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,399.06 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NORTILLO, BRIAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $162,397.35 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System