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 BRENNAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,182.75 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, STEVEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,181.69 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, RICARDO Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $161,174.29 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIOSO, JOHNPETER R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,165.74 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THEOBALD, KENT C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,161.56 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORIZIO, ANTHONY Employer name Westchester County Amount $161,158.46 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DABBS, MAUREEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $161,155.32 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, MIGUEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,147.18 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DAVID M Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,133.89 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LENNEY, ANDREW D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $161,132.40 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERFIELD, PAUL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $161,132.40 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $161,132.39 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, FREDERICK W Employer name Nassau County Amount $161,127.92 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDIERO, FRANK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,126.11 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REHEIS, MATTHEW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,119.42 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEINRICH, WALTER G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $161,108.89 Date 10/09/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RADICS, FRANK V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,108.70 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTALIENTI, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $161,107.76 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Interest On Lawyer Account Fnd Amount $161,106.51 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JENNIFER E Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $161,105.97 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORASH, PATRICK S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,103.39 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC ILVENE, THOMAS H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,100.32 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSTED, LINDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $161,100.30 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDELLI, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,094.60 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, NOVELETT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,089.30 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTINE, KATHLEEN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $161,088.73 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, LINDA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $161,085.64 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRALDI, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,082.88 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICK R Employer name Westchester County Amount $161,079.46 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALNAN, JAMES D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,076.47 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADAMO, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $161,073.93 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,061.09 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CEA, JOHN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,058.61 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PAMELA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $161,052.48 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENGER, YEVGENY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $161,052.43 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,050.59 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, DEBORAH R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $161,047.39 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISTER, TODD D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,042.69 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, FRANCOIS A, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,037.37 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, JEFFREY G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $161,032.35 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, NEIL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,028.83 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERRY, CASEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $161,017.15 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALESSANDRO, SALVATORE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $161,011.10 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTMANN, THEODORE M Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $161,008.00 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWKE, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $161,007.25 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOPCHO, MARTIN N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,994.27 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HODSON, GABRIELLE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $160,993.50 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELME, JACK B Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $160,982.43 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAAP, STEVEN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,975.35 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROACH, GLENN W Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $160,962.90 Date 04/12/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFORZA, MARC A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,960.57 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEAN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,953.63 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYRKOVSKY, DMITRI I Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $160,953.39 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MARIANNE E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $160,951.10 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDISILL, HEATHER G Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $160,944.17 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Nassau County Amount $160,937.99 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREAS, PHILIP B Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $160,934.91 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALOMON, YAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,934.53 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, PATRICIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $160,930.25 Date 08/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, JEFFREY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,915.35 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STARK, MARK R Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $160,907.03 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIPP, JAMES O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,905.69 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, JUAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,902.46 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEON C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,902.11 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,898.71 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRAL, DANIEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,896.19 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEASTIS, STEVEN H Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $160,892.45 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZAREK, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $160,888.58 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JUSTIN A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $160,873.30 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WARREN G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $160,873.30 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, DOUGLAS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,872.91 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIAVARELLO, CATHLEEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $160,870.94 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOPPMANN, PHILIP E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $160,867.18 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHICHI, JOHN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,861.31 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEHRMAN, SEAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,859.23 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REED, ERIC D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,857.99 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERTZIE, PETER F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $160,855.86 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCERO, MARCELO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $160,854.34 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, NEIL K Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $160,848.27 Date 09/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOR, ADAM J Employer name Nassau County Amount $160,847.26 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEVES, HIRAM, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $160,843.08 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APPEL, LARRY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $160,839.77 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, ROBERT W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $160,829.28 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKYPE, JUDITH A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $160,825.20 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $160,824.53 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHER, EDWARD A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $160,814.42 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METAKES, GREGORY W Employer name City of Middletown Amount $160,813.78 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOPP, LELAND S Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $160,810.76 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODMAN, EDWARD A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $160,810.35 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DANIEL J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $160,810.35 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPYAK PERNICONE, MARY C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $160,810.35 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, FAITH Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $160,810.35 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTI, MARIA E Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $160,810.35 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDENSTOCK, PAUL H Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $160,810.35 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRACHIO, RONALD M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $160,810.35 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $160,808.06 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSIOR, THOMAS K, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $160,805.77 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTSCH, KEITH V Employer name Nassau County Amount $160,794.79 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, PAUL Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $160,785.78 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBSCHUTZ, ELIZABETH H Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $160,785.72 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System