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 ROSKWITALSKI, ROBERT M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $109,093.16 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITNICK, SUSAN C Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,092.86 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBENEDETIO, JOSEPH D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,091.89 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, LOU ANN Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $109,090.42 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBNER, MARK J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $109,089.76 Date 10/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, JAMES J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $109,089.18 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKIN, DANIEL Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $109,088.46 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, HAROLD Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $109,088.23 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISANO, ROBERT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,088.00 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRALA, MATTHEW M, JR Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $109,087.92 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPEL, JEREMY M Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $109,087.63 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MYSAK, BLAISE X Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,086.00 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIS-PHILIPPE, MARYLINE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $109,085.64 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKATOS, JOSEPH A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $109,084.75 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANDREA, JASON R Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,082.91 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, EVAN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $109,082.81 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MEGHAN K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,081.42 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LORENZANA, ERIC J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $109,078.74 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, STEPHEN D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $109,078.20 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $109,075.92 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, ANDREA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $109,073.61 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JAMES H Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $109,071.48 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCYNGER, ADAM J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,069.62 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OXMAN, ALAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,067.92 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MICHAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,067.08 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEW, JAMES B Employer name City of White Plains Amount $109,065.73 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JESTINA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $109,065.43 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, MARK L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $109,064.78 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANTE, MARY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,060.56 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGLIANO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,060.51 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, SHERRI A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $109,059.08 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, PAMELA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $109,058.39 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUHLE, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,056.92 Date 05/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, SCOTT C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,056.82 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENCIA, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,055.14 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZOUREK, MICHAEL R Employer name Cornell University Amount $109,054.75 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTCAP, DALE R Employer name Erie County Amount $109,054.67 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $109,054.31 Date 05/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,054.12 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASPINA, MARY Employer name Department of Law Amount $109,053.22 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOBIGLIA, SIMON P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $109,052.45 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CZYPINSKI, KATHY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,052.42 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMSTEAD, REBECCA J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $109,051.98 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPITT, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $109,051.98 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, HECTOR R, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $109,051.69 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIMORE, DONALD F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $109,050.37 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHATT, PETER J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $109,049.42 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUBRE, JUDY D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,049.04 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGENBAUER, KAREN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,049.04 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGAR, MARK C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,049.04 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, LYNN S Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,049.04 Date 07/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALTIERRA, MIGUEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,048.70 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLO, PAUL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $109,048.23 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, MARTIN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,047.95 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVA, TAMMY I Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $109,046.41 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $109,045.75 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FONTANELLA, MARK T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $109,045.61 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SARNOFF, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $109,043.57 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOMFIELD, SHUBERT A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $109,043.04 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, COSMAS O Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $109,043.02 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANZINO, CARMINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,042.44 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, KALI Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,041.88 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHAEL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,041.62 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAFANA, DUANE S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $109,040.53 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIO, LYNN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $109,038.44 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, ROSEMARY A Employer name Hempstead Housing Authority Amount $109,038.42 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JEANETTE I Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,036.76 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, EDWARD Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $109,033.89 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, CARMELO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,033.10 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDEN, BARBARA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,032.89 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS-MYERS, LISA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $109,032.51 Date 08/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SEAN P Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $109,032.51 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPRIO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $109,032.46 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LIEBMAN, SUSAN A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $109,032.27 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLER, BETH Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $109,032.27 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIU, CHRISTINE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $109,029.22 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, HEIDI L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $109,028.92 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JOANNE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,028.42 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, PAUL M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $109,028.14 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, THEODORE C Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $109,028.13 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUVENC, MARC Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,027.43 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, WALTER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,026.53 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEERDT, KENNETH G Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $109,025.71 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, MICHAEL C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $109,024.52 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, RONDA N Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $109,023.68 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGRA, DAVID Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $109,021.48 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, CINDY J Employer name Madison County Amount $109,021.09 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, KEVIN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,020.69 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOPAZ, VALERIE Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $109,018.69 Date 08/06/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENZIE-GRIFFITHS, ESEMEUDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,018.28 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCATO, LOUIS A, JR Employer name City of Beacon Amount $109,018.20 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKEEN, PAULINE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $109,018.01 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,017.61 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, MATTHEW B Employer name Madison County Amount $109,016.46 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $109,016.36 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCEVIC, MARIN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $109,015.79 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, LEE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $109,015.68 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANELL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $109,014.55 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINO, LOREN F Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $109,014.48 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $109,013.42 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System