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 PENNA, PAULA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,886.14 Date 05/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JUANITA Employer name Erie County Amount $46,886.12 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYPA-BARR, DEBORAH A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $46,886.10 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASON L Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $46,885.87 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISLETT, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,885.85 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCHORSKI, ELIZABETH Employer name Erie County Amount $46,885.82 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, ANNE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,885.80 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, RONALD J Employer name Education Department Amount $46,885.59 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,885.59 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, LISA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,885.59 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMYOT, MARTIN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,885.59 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLEIN, CARRIE J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,885.59 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUVER, AUDREY T Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,885.59 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMYIER, MELINDA S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,885.59 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, KAREN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,885.59 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KATHLEEN F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,885.59 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRITANO, JACQUELYN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,885.59 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JONATHAN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,885.59 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ERIC S Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,885.33 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, CHRISTINE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,885.07 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORENO, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $46,885.06 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADENHOOP, JASON Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $46,884.92 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEBROWSKI, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,884.81 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LAQUATRICE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,884.80 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, GREGORY S Employer name Town of Corning Amount $46,884.74 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIN, JEAN RENE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $46,884.69 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, PATRICK F Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $46,884.56 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, FRANKLIN S M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,884.16 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, STACY A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $46,884.03 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, KAREN C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,883.98 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVIS, ELAINE C Employer name Geneva Housing Authority Amount $46,883.98 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, STEPHEN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,883.77 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURA, JAMES G Employer name City of Lockport Amount $46,883.74 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, ADRIANE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,883.72 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GRETEL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,883.71 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHNER, DONALD W, JR Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $46,883.68 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARO, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,883.51 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZOR, ANDREA R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $46,883.51 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHALEN, CRAIG A Employer name Washington County Amount $46,883.49 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, LARA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,883.25 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRINER, LYNN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,883.25 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGEN, MAUREEN E Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,883.25 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORACCO, JOHN D, JR Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $46,883.23 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASHINEAU, RAYMOND D Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $46,883.02 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, DOUGLAS L Employer name Town of Pavilion Amount $46,882.90 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECRETO, FRANK L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $46,882.80 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,882.73 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROQUE, RALPH Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,882.71 Date 11/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHIEL, SCOTT R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,882.47 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTA, JOHN R Employer name Albany County Amount $46,882.46 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKENBECK, LETISHA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,882.36 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTALINO, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,882.28 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEYETTE, PAULETTE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,882.20 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTUCA, SUSAN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,882.10 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $46,882.00 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENOUGH, JOANNE Employer name Education Department Amount $46,881.95 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOK, JOSHUA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,881.81 Date 07/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, MARGARET C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,881.69 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, VIRGINIA L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $46,881.69 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZEBINIAK, STACIE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,881.69 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SANDRA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,881.64 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SONIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,881.62 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, JO ANN Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $46,881.56 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,881.43 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JENNIFER B Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,881.43 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADEL, MICHAEL J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $46,881.40 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, JAMES T Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $46,881.32 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, GARY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,881.31 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, TIMOTHY W Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $46,881.12 Date 07/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEGAN, MICHELE A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,881.09 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANT, MICHELLE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $46,881.06 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAK, LEANNE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,880.91 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIANDRA, SUE ANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,880.91 Date 05/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEBORAH R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,880.91 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTE, LYNDA K Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,880.91 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSEK, RUBY A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,880.91 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWICKI, JEANNE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,880.91 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNDER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,880.86 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, SHERRY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,880.86 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKART, DANIEL R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,880.81 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, KENNETH D Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,880.73 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, BRIAN P Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $46,880.61 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, FRANCES L Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,880.20 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, DEBRA M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,880.13 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBEREL, ERDENECHIMEG Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,880.04 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLECHOWSKI, KRISTIN R Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,879.61 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, JANET E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,879.61 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFF, JOSEPH D Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $46,879.61 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,879.61 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIUBER, MICHELE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,879.61 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, THERESA H Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,879.61 Date 08/04/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, MARIANNE E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,879.61 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANE, TARA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,879.61 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, DIANE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $46,879.61 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MICHELE B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,879.61 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, ANTHONY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,879.61 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDEY, MEENA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,879.61 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATZ, RHONDA R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,879.58 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFAT, TAMMY L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,879.35 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, CHARLIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $46,879.29 Date 11/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System