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 GAGLIARDI, TAMMY T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,835.50 Date 11/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, KIMBERLY A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $52,835.50 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWENSTEIN, SUE ELLEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,835.50 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, MARY ELLEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,835.50 Date 08/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERDUTI, CHERYL M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,835.50 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,835.50 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, LYNN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,835.50 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESCIER, SUSAN A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,835.50 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, NEECA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $52,835.50 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDUINI, MELISSA J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,835.50 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASANOVA, TERESA R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,835.50 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, VICKI Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $52,835.50 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, MICHELE L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $52,835.50 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAROENSOOK, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,835.50 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, DARLENE A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,835.50 Date 05/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JEAN L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,835.50 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAIT, LAURA L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $52,835.50 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, WILLIAM J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,835.50 Date 12/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWNA, MARK J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,835.50 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINKE, TAMMI M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,835.50 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, DAWN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,835.50 Date 11/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIOR, SUSAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,835.50 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, JENNIFER R Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $52,835.50 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADLON, THOMAS G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,835.21 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINORE, JAMES V Employer name Saratoga County Amount $52,835.15 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHNSTROM, PAUL A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $52,835.01 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOVSKY, MELANIE M Employer name Orange County Amount $52,834.66 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIOFFE, HEATHER Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $52,834.63 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPIN, SHADAE U Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $52,834.23 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, AARON R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,834.15 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, SAMUEL D Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $52,834.06 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, TONY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $52,834.03 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, KELLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $52,833.70 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCI, REBECCA J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $52,833.64 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,833.62 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, LARRY, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,833.50 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $52,833.50 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PAMELA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $52,833.16 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, DOMINIC A Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $52,832.84 Date 08/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, ANTHONY S Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $52,832.79 Date 11/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, MATTHEW S Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,832.74 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASU, ALEX O Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $52,832.43 Date 07/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMERHORN, KIMBERLY H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,832.41 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLMER, PATRICIA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,832.16 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, EDWARD C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,832.04 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMARA, JOHN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,831.89 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, KATLIN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,831.74 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMIE S Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $52,831.64 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, RAYMOND D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,831.39 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, CAROL S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,831.33 Date 08/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYEA, ANDREW F Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,831.26 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, DIANE R Employer name Warren County Amount $52,831.11 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLBACH, CORIE A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,830.94 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WADE Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $52,830.79 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, KATHRYN L Employer name City of Corning Amount $52,830.75 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, TANA L Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $52,830.30 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ROGER C Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,830.18 Date 04/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, STEPHANIE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,830.11 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, VINCENT J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $52,829.71 Date 07/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CHERYL S Employer name Genesee County Amount $52,829.66 Date 09/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRA, DEBORAH Employer name Ulster County Amount $52,829.56 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARROW, LOUIS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $52,829.47 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, BRADLEY J Employer name Washington County Amount $52,829.26 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENEGILDO, CARLOS M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $52,828.85 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, MEGAN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,828.77 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZYT, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,828.75 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABREE, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $52,828.68 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTORAN, JOSHUA D Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,828.68 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILL, PATRICIA M Employer name Orange County Amount $52,828.51 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, BRIAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,828.29 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, CRAIG T Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,828.07 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAPLE, STEVEN P Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $52,827.85 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSU, MEI IN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $52,827.76 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,827.70 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO-DOWNEY, CAMILLE Employer name Village of Wesley Hills Amount $52,827.51 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, BARBARA M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $52,827.47 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALES, VINCENT K Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $52,827.38 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGALIS, EDWARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,827.32 Date 04/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICCHIA, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $52,827.28 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, YUK SIN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $52,827.14 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, BRENDA J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $52,827.08 Date 02/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, ALISON M Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,827.02 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTINO, SUZANNE J Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $52,826.93 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, MARY ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,826.82 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, LINDA L Employer name Orange County Amount $52,826.59 Date 06/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, RANDY S Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $52,826.53 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALVIN J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $52,826.36 Date 10/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, INGE S Employer name Orange County Amount $52,826.35 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUWER, DONALD W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $52,826.35 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WILLIE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,826.32 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, LEONARD R Employer name Schoharie County Amount $52,826.31 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, CAREN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,826.22 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JO-ANNE R Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $52,826.22 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDO, MATTHEW S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $52,826.13 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINARTE, ISAURA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $52,825.98 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, DARIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,825.76 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGUE, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $52,825.56 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULINSKI, GLENN C Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $52,825.09 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUILANO, KRISTEN L Employer name Orleans County Amount $52,825.06 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAGO, GILDA J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $52,824.33 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System