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 HANISZEWSKI, JOLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,081.24 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $75,081.01 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILWIT, ROY L Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $75,080.90 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, MELISSA C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,079.84 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, ANTONIO J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,079.52 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAAS, PAMELA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $75,079.26 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DININNY, JASON M Employer name City of Corning Amount $75,079.09 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOUTHERTON, SUSAN J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $75,078.10 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZANO, JOSE Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $75,077.54 Date 03/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELZINGER, JOE D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $75,077.25 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROVER, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $75,077.21 Date 08/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, ASHLEY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $75,076.98 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISCHETTI, ANNMARIE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $75,076.93 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, MICHELLE L Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $75,076.80 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALFA, GEORGE Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $75,076.76 Date 12/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDECKER, CARISA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $75,076.59 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGELLO, VINCENT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $75,075.99 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $75,075.83 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, PAUL N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,075.81 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE-SAWICKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $75,075.00 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, CURTIS C Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $75,074.83 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTARSIERO, JOHN G Employer name Niagara County Amount $75,074.71 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRYOTT, JORDAN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $75,074.46 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALKOWE, LAURA T Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $75,074.46 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITCHISON, DANIEL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,074.43 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEWEY GALE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $75,074.42 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONSKI, ARNOLD J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $75,073.94 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINETTI, MARIA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,073.90 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, ANGELA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,073.90 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, JAMES J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $75,073.90 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFSTROM, NICHOLAS C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $75,073.78 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, CARLOS J Employer name Brentwood Fire District Amount $75,073.68 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, BRONWYN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $75,073.36 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, DAURYNE M Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $75,072.84 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ZHENYING T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $75,072.68 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIZEN, LORI A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $75,072.66 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ANDREW T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $75,072.49 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVA, DOMINIC Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,072.31 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KENNETH J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $75,071.18 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWASEY, JON T Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $75,070.54 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $75,069.54 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTOWN, CARMEN C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $75,069.34 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, HELEN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $75,069.23 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANTOINETTE A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $75,068.97 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, GLENN N Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $75,068.65 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLI-STRONG, TAMMIE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $75,068.04 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, HEATHER A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $75,067.98 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, STEPHEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $75,067.84 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANCZYK, JEFFERY P Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $75,067.73 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOBOSCO, JAMES Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,067.67 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, EDWARD C Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $75,067.65 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY-HANLEY, KATHLEEN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $75,067.44 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, KATHLEEN R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,067.23 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KENNETH L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $75,067.20 Date 02/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOUF, YOUNOUS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $75,066.97 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, DEVIN J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $75,066.87 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGTRY, DAVID E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $75,066.85 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, EDWARD B Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $75,066.61 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, MICHAEL P Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $75,066.56 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, LYNNE Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $75,066.29 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, LEWIS, JR Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $75,066.01 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, JENELLE A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $75,065.85 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIDELL, WILLIAM E Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,065.18 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $75,065.00 Date 02/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, KEVIN L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $75,064.50 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, DELBY Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $75,064.46 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHOLDT, RUSSELL R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $75,063.97 Date 03/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, CLIFFORD Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $75,063.79 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHNER, DAVID J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $75,063.77 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITHOLTZ, SHERI L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $75,062.80 Date 05/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHNEY, AARON M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $75,062.53 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCITTO, KYLE P Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $75,062.30 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABADASZ, HEATHER L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $75,061.85 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ROSEMARY Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $75,061.74 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, AMANDA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,061.38 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMIE L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $75,061.30 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, CHERYL L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $75,061.04 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMER, STEPHANIE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $75,060.96 Date 10/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENEKER, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $75,060.55 Date 03/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ASCETTA, ALICE H Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $75,060.46 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT-BECKFORD, CAROLYN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,060.17 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, CAROLYN A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $75,059.79 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT B, JR Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $75,058.91 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PATRICIA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $75,058.30 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, TIMOTHY B Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $75,058.07 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $75,057.66 Date 09/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LESLIE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $75,057.39 Date 02/25/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONTHRON, IAN Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $75,057.21 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MARY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $75,056.83 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, HEATHER L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $75,055.19 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOC, RENATA Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $75,055.12 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEFARO, MARIO D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $75,055.06 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, EDWIN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $75,054.52 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, LILLIAN A Employer name Quogue UFSD Amount $75,054.50 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNER, JERRY J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $75,054.14 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, ANNAMMA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $75,053.68 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, DAVID M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $75,053.24 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, ANDREW T Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $75,052.81 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGIAS, ANDRES Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $75,052.47 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGRI, CRISTINA E Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $75,052.18 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System