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 JASPER, CYNTHIA D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,952.15 Date 03/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS-CARNEY, SHARON L Employer name City of Kingston Amount $52,951.83 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVEIRA, KATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,951.82 Date 08/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROSETTA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $52,951.40 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, JESSE K Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $52,951.35 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINT, JOSELOUITA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $52,951.12 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $52,950.55 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, CHRISTINA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $52,950.16 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREAU, JULIE C Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $52,949.66 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHELE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $52,949.48 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, CLARISSA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,949.26 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, STEPHEN R Employer name Seneca County Amount $52,949.16 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKMAN, KATHLEEN J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $52,949.15 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TRACEY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $52,949.09 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, BARBARA J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $52,949.00 Date 07/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBOY, JESSALYN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $52,948.84 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DES MARAIS, JESSIE Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $52,948.81 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINELLI, ALICE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $52,948.51 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RIPER, DEBORAH C Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.38 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, VINCENT C Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.33 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ENRICA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.31 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, NANCY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.31 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALY, JILL B Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.31 Date 02/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, WENDY Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.30 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONHEADY, MARIANNE Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.27 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ANDREW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,948.26 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANDREW T Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $52,948.00 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMERALDI, LISA J Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $52,947.96 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERGER, LISA A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $52,947.85 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, BELINDA E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $52,947.80 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAFF, ANDREA G Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $52,947.54 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, ROBYN L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,947.40 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTTLE, CHARLES E Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $52,947.12 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $52,947.00 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,946.88 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, MATT R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,946.83 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, MARK D Employer name City of Elmira Amount $52,946.63 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOSMAS, KELLY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $52,946.54 Date 10/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, MARGARET M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $52,946.46 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, JOHN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $52,946.43 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, GREGORY A Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $52,946.16 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RICHARD A Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $52,946.12 Date 06/11/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $52,945.91 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFORST, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $52,945.56 Date 05/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTON, MARY K Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $52,945.30 Date 10/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, CHRISTINE L Employer name Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Lib Sys Amount $52,945.26 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK H Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $52,944.78 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Otsego County Amount $52,944.69 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, ROBIN L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,944.67 Date 06/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYLE, HEATHER L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $52,944.55 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JESSICA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,944.26 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEKARSKI, MICHELLE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $52,944.08 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, RENEE C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,943.99 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, KEITH B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,943.87 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASEL, STACEY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,943.78 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLIWIEC, KELLY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,943.40 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, DARCELL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 02/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DEBORA Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASON, MICHELE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 10/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PAULETTE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 06/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, DONDIEGO M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-GOMEZ, EVELYN Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRUNETTA Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 05/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ONOFRIO, CHERYL Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELBREKTSON, JOEL G Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATTERUSSO, MARYANN V Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KAREN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 10/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABBIDON, PHYLLIS Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, TERRI Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY-BESS, JANICE W Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 07/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIPPO, GERARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTIKA, BARBARA Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, GLORIA I Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZUTI, ROSEANNE Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZ, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLTO, VICTOR Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 07/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESCO, PATRICK Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITOLO, AMY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANE R Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.29 Date 02/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, SANDRA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $52,943.28 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINERTSON, DONALD H, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,943.26 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, KRISTEN M, MS Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $52,942.81 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,942.72 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEANT, JAY A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $52,942.54 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEFFREY M Employer name City of Albany Amount $52,942.32 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULBERTSON, APRIL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $52,942.06 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTENES, KELLEY A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $52,941.87 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, LAURA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,941.59 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, CARLOS Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $52,941.53 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUEBBERS, JOHN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,941.52 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STEPHEN K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $52,941.48 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, ANGELA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,941.39 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AMY L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $52,941.17 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNGARO, NANCY A Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $52,941.08 Date 11/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEVNIK, DANIEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,940.85 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDD, WILLIAM C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $52,940.84 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANCE, MICHAEL A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $52,940.79 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $52,940.46 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JONGHAW Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,940.42 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSON, DONALD J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,940.31 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System