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 BONACORSA, NADIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,382.50 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RAMIRO Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $56,382.10 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PETER, JEFFERY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,381.78 Date 07/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, VICKI E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,380.61 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMBLEY, CANDACE L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $56,380.50 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOTHE, CYNTHIA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $56,380.45 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, THOMAS S, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,380.30 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUPO, LUIS A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $56,380.17 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, PAMELA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $56,379.61 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNO, BESS L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,379.47 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $56,379.40 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMULARO, GREGORY Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $56,379.22 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VIELLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $56,379.22 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPTING, BRANDON J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $56,379.16 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, JODY L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $56,379.16 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTANZIO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $56,379.10 Date 04/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $56,378.83 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, LAURIE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,378.72 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSCHMIDT, JOHN S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $56,378.70 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSOHN-OSTERHOUT, JESSICA B Employer name Broome County Amount $56,378.49 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIALLO, MAMADOU H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $56,378.37 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, HOPE V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,378.23 Date 08/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHBY, AMY M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $56,378.22 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHETER, SANDRA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $56,378.22 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, STACY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $56,378.05 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, NOEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,377.60 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIZGERALD, BENJAMIN T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,377.58 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULHANE-GIZZI, PATRICIA L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $56,377.26 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, BRIAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $56,377.24 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIELE, HERBERT S, III Employer name Tompkins County Amount $56,377.08 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER-GRIFFIN, CELESTE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $56,376.89 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, SHERRYLYN V Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $56,376.60 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SAMANTHA L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $56,376.58 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPORACE, LOIS L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $56,376.58 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, MAUREEN D Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $56,376.58 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, CAROLYN T Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $56,376.58 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, TINA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,376.58 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,376.58 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, BONNIE D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,376.58 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKEONE, MAUREEN REGAN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,376.58 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, DEBORAH L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $56,376.58 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, ROBERT P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $56,376.58 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, CLARENCE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,376.10 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, CARMEN E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,375.76 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLAND, REBECCA L Employer name Orange County Amount $56,375.58 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABICKI, SLAWOMIR Employer name Orange County Amount $56,375.58 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, ROBERT F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $56,375.57 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUCH, JEFFREY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $56,375.43 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $56,375.28 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, RHONDA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $56,375.25 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILFARD, JAMES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $56,375.09 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTHON, SHEILA R Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $56,375.05 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMER, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $56,374.86 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, OLEN D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $56,374.85 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVEHLA, BRIAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $56,374.68 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, LOUIS Employer name City of Kingston Amount $56,374.67 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MONICA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $56,374.49 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMONCHUK, MARGARET N, MS Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $56,374.49 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, ANELIE N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $56,374.44 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, MARYANN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $56,374.10 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CINDY Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,373.75 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, HEATHER S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $56,373.65 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUENST, DORIS M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $56,373.42 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TRACY Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $56,373.22 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHIGIAN, PAMELA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $56,373.21 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNSTEIN, MARGARET T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $56,372.90 Date 02/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPANION, BRIAN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $56,372.77 Date 05/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, MARIE F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $56,372.60 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, SHAUNE L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $56,372.57 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABAY, ROBERTA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $56,372.53 Date 11/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIT, SHAVANIE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $56,372.52 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYED, JOANN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $56,372.39 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, SARAH J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $56,371.97 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, CRAIG R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $56,371.72 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARO, DEBORAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,371.56 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAD, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Long Beach Housing Authority Amount $56,371.45 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODPASTER, DEBORAH F Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $56,371.39 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMA, LILAH J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $56,371.38 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JOSE A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $56,371.33 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PATRICIA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $56,371.18 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, PAUL A Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $56,371.12 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLETON, MATTHEW M Employer name Livingston County Amount $56,370.79 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONG, STEPHANIE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $56,370.38 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, KAREN L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $56,370.28 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHEN, CAMILLA Q Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $56,370.08 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUMONT, DYEQUON SHAWN Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $56,370.07 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, CANDICE L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $56,370.03 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITLEY, STEPHEN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $56,369.82 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOSKIE, ANDREW P Employer name Cayuga County Amount $56,369.36 Date 03/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLER, WILLIAM T Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,369.07 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KID, MARIANNE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $56,369.07 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TRACY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $56,369.06 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT, NATALIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $56,368.73 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, AMY E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $56,367.91 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, VALIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $56,367.69 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAIT, ANDREA S Employer name Victor CSD Amount $56,367.50 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, RICHARD L Employer name Elmira Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $56,367.32 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, RAYELLA L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $56,367.20 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $56,367.13 Date 02/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, ANGELA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $56,367.10 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System