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 DOYLE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $45,461.15 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRICO, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,461.12 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGS, JACQUELINE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,460.84 Date 11/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, GREGORY T Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $45,459.47 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, AMANDA S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,459.16 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, JAMES J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,458.88 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTOJA, LUIS G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,458.73 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, REX E Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $45,458.53 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, DIEDRE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,458.50 Date 02/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEO, FRED A Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $45,457.88 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ORVILLE H, III Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $45,457.81 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KODER, DELORES M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,457.71 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, SARAH L Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,457.71 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRELA, TERESE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,457.70 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, SHANNON NATASHA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,457.70 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCINELL, DANIEL T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,457.70 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, DONALD K Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $45,457.70 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, ANDREA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $45,457.69 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, BRIAN P Employer name Erie County Amount $45,457.49 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GAUDIO, JAMIE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $45,457.11 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, RENEE E Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $45,456.91 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, CHARLES W, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,456.60 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSER, LISA S Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $45,456.60 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLO, JAMES C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $45,456.32 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIO, SOEURETTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,456.21 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, RICHARD C Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,456.04 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, ROSEANNE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,455.72 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACK, JANICE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,455.56 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMMER, JOHN R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $45,455.49 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ROBIN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,455.45 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JAN S Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $45,455.45 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, MARITZA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,455.25 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIVO, PALMIRA Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $45,455.18 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ERIC Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $45,455.06 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, ANDREW G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $45,454.98 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULAGA, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of New York Mills Amount $45,454.80 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, CORRINE M Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $45,454.76 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAKA, MERCY C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,454.32 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPERSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $45,454.22 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MANUEL J Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $45,454.06 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,453.67 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY-O'MARA, NANCY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,453.19 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, HAROLD G Employer name Village of Bainbridge Amount $45,452.90 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, GEORGE T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $45,452.76 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, MARK J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,452.48 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER, HOLLY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,452.16 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPELSKY, JUDY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,452.10 Date 01/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINSON, NANCY Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $45,451.84 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, AMIE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,451.76 Date 10/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIN, MARK L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,451.72 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, KEVIN P Employer name City of Auburn Amount $45,451.72 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUFANT, MOLLY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,451.71 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, CAMILLE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,451.63 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOM, SCOTT G Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $45,451.44 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACINTYRE, KEARA S Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $45,451.29 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ROBERT J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,451.18 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEBLER, LISA M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $45,451.14 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATSARES, MADONNA B Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $45,451.02 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, HELEN T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,450.90 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAO, MIRIAM A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,450.90 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, TAMMY L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $45,450.87 Date 10/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERONE, MICHELLE R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,450.82 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ANTHONY C Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $45,450.77 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHER, CORALIE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,450.76 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, MICHAEL D, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $45,450.42 Date 12/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, DAVID J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $45,450.37 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLASANTI, STACEY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,450.36 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKILLING, JOHN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $45,450.36 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, LOUIE P Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $45,450.26 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, KIANA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,449.90 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLESTON, EUGENE W Employer name Town of Crown Point Amount $45,449.90 Date 03/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNAGEL, JENNIFER J Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $45,449.33 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHERVEY H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,448.95 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRIGNANI, TAMMY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,448.83 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZANO, ONEIDA N Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $45,448.67 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITULLI, LISA M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $45,448.65 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, JESSICA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $45,448.62 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTENFIELD, DENISE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $45,448.62 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KIM Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,448.62 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, DAVID M Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,448.45 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWIGG, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Cortland County Amount $45,448.42 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, WENDY S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,448.28 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOHN H, JR Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $45,448.26 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, JAIME L Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,448.16 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, PATRICIA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,448.14 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, BARBARA Y Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,447.96 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIM M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,447.95 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATA, MARCO Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $45,447.81 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANCA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $45,447.68 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, BRANDEN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,447.52 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCOTT, LAURA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $45,447.50 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHELE T Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $45,447.50 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REE, PAUL A Employer name Cortland County Amount $45,446.41 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, GENE A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $45,446.38 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, MARGARET A Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $45,446.17 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $45,446.12 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPPER, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $45,446.05 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, MAUREEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,446.02 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, COLLEEN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,446.01 Date 04/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ROOSEVELT O Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,445.78 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System