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 GANNETT, MELISSA A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $46,106.36 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, MIGUEL A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $46,105.98 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JANET L Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,105.86 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, AARON J Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,105.73 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LINDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,105.17 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTER, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $46,104.74 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, MARY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,104.41 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANDREW S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,104.22 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KYLE G Employer name Broome County Amount $46,104.10 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARICK, TERRY J, JR Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $46,104.06 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENE, MICHELLE M Employer name Education Department Amount $46,104.04 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GLORIA Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $46,103.82 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTIS, KELLY N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,103.68 Date 05/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, FRANCISCO Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $46,103.64 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, PATRICIA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $46,103.20 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUERNER, VALERIE K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,103.13 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSOGNA, JOHN P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,103.12 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINTI, EUGENIE F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $46,102.94 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, BONNY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,102.74 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MONIQUE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,102.58 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBER, MARK S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,102.46 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSI, DANIELLE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,102.41 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, KELLY A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,101.54 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOREAULT, ANTHONY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,101.43 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETOMMASO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $46,101.39 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONCILLO, CHRISTINA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $46,101.20 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRARD, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,100.78 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETERBRING, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,100.68 Date 12/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMMEE, LYNN R Employer name Town of Hector Amount $46,100.63 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTICONE, ANNETTE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $46,099.88 Date 11/04/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNELL, BONNIE L Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $46,099.45 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, STEPHEN C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $46,099.34 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, PAMELA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $46,099.05 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULDES, ADAM P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $46,098.92 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIFE, INES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,098.68 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, DOUGLAS W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $46,098.36 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ALICIA D Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,098.28 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZI, ANTHONY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,098.23 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELD, GEORGE T Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $46,098.22 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, LAURA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $46,098.22 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, ROBERT A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,098.18 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, TAMMY L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $46,098.11 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSCHOW, LISA J Employer name Erie County Amount $46,097.73 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, AMBER M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,097.68 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, TOMIKA L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $46,097.61 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, TINA L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $46,097.45 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, DARYL K Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $46,097.44 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORICH, FRED H Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $46,097.21 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, RALPH W, JR Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $46,096.64 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROEGER, BRIAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,096.63 Date 12/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHERRY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,096.55 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTELLO, CARMELLA R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,096.32 Date 10/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORATTI, PAUL J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $46,096.28 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULE, JOHN P Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $46,096.14 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, LISAMARIE Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $46,096.10 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, SYLVIA B Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,096.01 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JAMES R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $46,096.00 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,095.84 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCED, JAMILA D Employer name Orange County Amount $46,095.62 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS-PALMER, AUDETTE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,095.28 Date 09/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, JULIET M Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,095.28 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, RAYMOND P Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,095.00 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, KEVIN G Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $46,095.00 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, JAMES B Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $46,094.97 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNUM, DONNA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,094.87 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOJER, RICHARD V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,094.81 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, LA KESHA D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,094.46 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, KEVIN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,094.45 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SHIRLEY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,094.41 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, TRACY Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,094.28 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICARROTTA, NICOLE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $46,094.23 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMINGWAY, CHARLES E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,094.17 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, JUSTIN B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,094.12 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GEORGE Z, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,093.71 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSE V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,093.65 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, NICHOLAS E Employer name Erie County Amount $46,093.61 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, COLLEEN F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,093.59 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, GEORGE W Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,093.33 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, DENISE M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $46,093.06 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, BRIAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,093.04 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KORENE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $46,092.92 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCITELLI, TERRI J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,092.87 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPOWICH, DAVID J Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $46,092.85 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTACHARYA, ARUP B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,092.74 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, NARISHA N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,092.67 Date 06/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KAREN L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $46,092.55 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, JOSHUA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,092.31 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, TERRY L Employer name Columbia County Amount $46,092.20 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUN, SOVICHETH Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $46,092.04 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,091.57 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHY, KARLIN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,091.24 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAULTER, NOELLE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,091.24 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMER, DENISE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,091.24 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBY, AMY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,091.24 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, CRYSTAL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,091.24 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERING, MARK A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,091.24 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, JULIE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,090.99 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, JOSEPH Employer name East Meadow Fire District Amount $46,090.70 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, WILLIAM G Employer name Hamilton County Amount $46,089.77 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLL, FRANK P Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $46,089.72 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System