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 ESTES, ALYSSE R Employer name Putnam County Amount $53,195.47 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHAMS, RANDY L Employer name Village of Shortsville Amount $53,195.42 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, KELLI J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $53,195.05 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHT, DAVID O Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $53,195.03 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAU, JOSEPHINE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,194.96 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHLER, JONATHAN C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $53,194.73 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Amount $53,194.71 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYERS, CHARLENE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,194.71 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MICHAEL D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $53,194.60 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, KERRY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $53,194.59 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINERT, MAEVE C Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $53,194.12 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACHLY, LINDA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $53,194.10 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABHARWAL, REBHA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $53,194.00 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARERE, LESLEY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $53,193.78 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAPHY, ERIC D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $53,193.78 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO RE, LOUIS Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $53,193.76 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, ROBERT F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $53,193.55 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $53,193.12 Date 10/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, PATRICIA J Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $53,193.00 Date 04/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, VANESSA S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $53,192.84 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYSTER, CRYSTAL R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $53,192.58 Date 08/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, DANIEL G, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $53,192.53 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMPOSCH, J REED Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,192.53 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Oswego County Amount $53,192.40 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOLAKIS, JOSEPH N Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $53,192.32 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, RUTH B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,191.84 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JONATHAN R Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $53,191.81 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, ASSUNTA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $53,191.80 Date 12/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, ANNETTE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,191.80 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEBJIAN, HAIG Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $53,191.80 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, DOREEN C Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $53,191.60 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $53,191.51 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINAL, ERIC C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $53,191.38 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNTZ, KIMBERLY K Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $53,191.12 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTINE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $53,190.87 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, ANTHONY Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $53,190.42 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYERMANN, SHELLEY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,190.19 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETTAMANT, LINDA S Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,189.76 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, SARAH B Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,189.71 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $53,189.64 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDRIZZI, DOUGLAS J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $53,189.63 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDA, KEVIN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $53,189.27 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, ZACHARY Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,189.16 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMERS, RITA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $53,189.13 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DOUGLAS S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $53,188.95 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, JIMMY Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $53,188.82 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSA, CLAYTON M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $53,188.69 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAGAN, JONATHAN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $53,188.50 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PETER D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $53,188.36 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MYRON Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $53,188.35 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $53,187.86 Date 03/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SHEILA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $53,187.74 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, LISA A Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $53,187.43 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, REBECCA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $53,187.35 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, RANDALL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $53,187.06 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SHAWN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $53,186.84 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, JOHN C Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $53,186.82 Date 10/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOROM, REGINA E Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $53,186.81 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, VICTOR W Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $53,186.80 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RAYMOND, JR Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $53,186.57 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-SNOW, KRISTINA B Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $53,186.19 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, DORRI J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $53,186.16 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATCHELL, HEATHER D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $53,186.00 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGWARE, JOHN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $53,185.97 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LESLEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,185.95 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, RACHELLE Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $53,185.77 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSONTAKIS-BRADLEY, IRENE Employer name Cornell University Amount $53,185.60 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTT, CORY J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $53,185.26 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AU, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $53,185.07 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, BONNIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $53,184.74 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEENEY, GINGER E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $53,184.63 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, THERESA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,184.54 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SUZANNE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $53,184.49 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SAMUEL R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $53,184.33 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIGURA, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $53,184.25 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSS, LINDA G Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $53,184.00 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RICHARD W, SR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $53,183.94 Date 07/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGWOOD, JENNA R Employer name Columbia County Amount $53,183.79 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROLD, MARIANN Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $53,183.40 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $53,183.22 Date 12/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLAR, LAUREN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,183.06 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAMES L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $53,182.89 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZIMENTI, DAWN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $53,182.67 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PATRICIA E Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $53,182.61 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, KELLY L Employer name Broome County Amount $53,182.38 Date 08/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIER, TAMMY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $53,181.85 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, FLORENCE R Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $53,181.83 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAMES J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $53,181.68 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMET, RANDY D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $53,181.61 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIZER, MARK W, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $53,181.60 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DAVID Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $53,181.21 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, FRANK, JR Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $53,181.18 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SEAN C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $53,181.18 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRENT, SAM M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $53,180.13 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVULLI, AMANDA J Employer name Finger Lakes Library System Amount $53,180.10 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JEFFREY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $53,179.78 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CINDY A Employer name Warren County Amount $53,179.61 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDI-VENTURA, KRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $53,179.30 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALA, MARTA C Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $53,178.82 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSER, KYLE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $53,178.53 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System