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 SZCZEPANIAK, KEVIN M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $69,374.82 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYSOCK, JEANINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,374.56 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORAWSKI, KAREN S Employer name Lewis County Amount $69,374.19 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEET, ERIC C Employer name Village of Marathon Amount $69,373.76 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVISON, JASON M Employer name City of Batavia Amount $69,373.73 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENZEN, CONCETTA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,373.18 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ADRIAN R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $69,372.85 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, THERESA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $69,372.76 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMDUR, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,372.73 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, FRANCISCO Employer name Albany County Amount $69,372.07 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTON, CRIEN D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,371.96 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGLIND, DANIEL E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $69,371.91 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JANET E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $69,371.74 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, LOUISE A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $69,371.57 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENS, CHARLES C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $69,371.42 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIBLE, GENE ER Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $69,371.34 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JAMES Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $69,371.08 Date 04/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DELOO, JOHN W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $69,370.42 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, LANCE R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $69,370.07 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENDRON, KATY M Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $69,369.94 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, SCOTT M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $69,369.92 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, MARC D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $69,369.75 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROGER T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $69,369.26 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERNER, HELENE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $69,369.21 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, GILDA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $69,369.21 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEVER, VERONICA C Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $69,369.13 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ERIC J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $69,369.01 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICENTE, RENEE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $69,368.81 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDELL, ANTHONY W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,368.52 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRA, ANDREA B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $69,367.40 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STUART N Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $69,367.21 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, KATHLEEN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $69,367.20 Date 07/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAALER, SCOTT E Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $69,366.97 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTROMANI, WILLIAM A Employer name Nassau County Amount $69,366.79 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSANI, LINDA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $69,366.50 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, AARON T Employer name Village of Massena Amount $69,366.39 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRATHAUS, FRANCIS J, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $69,365.96 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $69,365.83 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODPORA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $69,365.37 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, KRISTEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $69,365.32 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITANZO, JIMMY Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $69,365.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KEVIN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $69,364.99 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $69,364.89 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPEK, KARL J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $69,363.91 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKIEWICZ, PETER R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $69,363.69 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHERE, BRIAN E Employer name Candor CSD Amount $69,363.66 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIANO, ELISE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $69,363.38 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, RACHAEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $69,363.23 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESROSIERS, BARBARA J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $69,363.22 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNICK, CHARLES D Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $69,363.14 Date 04/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLANDER, LAURA J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $69,362.43 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVINE, SONIA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $69,362.40 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, JOHN W Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $69,362.20 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TARA Y Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $69,361.73 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TIMOTHY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $69,361.57 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUFIELD, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $69,361.51 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIANESE, CARMELA M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $69,361.36 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENGEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $69,361.28 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS-HEADY, HOLLY E Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $69,361.10 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MELISSA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $69,360.76 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALTO, JOSEPH CHARLES Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $69,359.88 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEZZO, ANTHONY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $69,359.86 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GEORGE R Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $69,359.58 Date 02/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $69,359.54 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CLIFTON A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,359.36 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESHWATER, CAITLIN A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $69,359.35 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUTERA, JOSEPH F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,359.13 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TONYA N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $69,359.02 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, SCOTT E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $69,358.85 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARUSSO, DAVID M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $69,358.66 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLA, PAUL A Employer name Erie County Amount $69,358.41 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKER, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $69,358.12 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARECCIA, VINCENT F Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $69,357.95 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, DAVID M Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $69,357.54 Date 10/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITPAIN, CAROL L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $69,357.49 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSAIN, KHAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $69,357.25 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGENIE, LESLIE R Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $69,357.19 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, CHARLES T, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $69,357.09 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABAZZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Orleans County Amount $69,357.05 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $69,357.04 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREANY, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $69,356.49 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIAMBRONE, PATRICK J Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $69,356.27 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTE, PAUL Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $69,355.00 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, RONALD P, JR Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $69,355.00 Date 04/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, ROBERT M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $69,353.88 Date 09/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, WILLIAM Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $69,353.57 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCKLER, BRANDON R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,353.18 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCKLER, PATRICK M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $69,353.00 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRIOU, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $69,352.95 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJCAR, ANGELA M Employer name Nanuet Public Library Amount $69,352.00 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIKORIAN, GREGORY C Employer name City of Albany Amount $69,351.96 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMIC, ROBERT A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $69,351.80 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLI, LAURA C Employer name Department of Law Amount $69,351.73 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORE, LLOYD W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $69,350.93 Date 12/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, COLLEEN Employer name Steuben County Amount $69,350.82 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JOSEPH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $69,350.39 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, TODD E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $69,349.63 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ALEXANDER J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $69,349.51 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, DAVID J Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $69,349.44 Date 08/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODKLADEK, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $69,349.33 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System