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 MAXAM, JAMIE T Employer name Oneida County Amount $52,599.70 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ROSANNA M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $52,599.14 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, THERESA M Employer name Albany County Amount $52,598.84 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORROCKS, JOHN T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,598.74 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, ANGELINA J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $52,598.59 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, PAUL K Employer name Wayne County Amount $52,598.53 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLCZYNSKI, LEANNE M Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $52,598.48 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDA, TARA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,597.99 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, DANIELLA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $52,597.80 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KOREN L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,597.69 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLME, MAUREEN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $52,597.36 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, RICHARD G, III Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $52,597.21 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METZ, MARIA Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $52,597.07 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGONIS, JOHN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,596.74 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COURSEY, TODD M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,596.45 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RYAN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,596.45 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $52,596.26 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMA, MURIEL S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $52,596.19 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, DAVID J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $52,595.90 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $52,595.88 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINOGA, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Sloan Amount $52,595.86 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, JAMES A Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,595.61 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, PHILIP W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,595.46 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, JOHN B Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $52,595.11 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLATSEK, ISAAC Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $52,594.98 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERCHENKO, VLADIMIR Employer name Genesee Val Reg Mark Authority Amount $52,594.88 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, YALANDA N Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $52,594.72 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITE, MYRA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,594.71 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, BRIAN Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $52,594.69 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, KIMBERLY N Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $52,594.62 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HEATHER E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $52,594.61 Date 12/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, MARISSA L Employer name Madison County Amount $52,594.48 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADINOLFE, JOSEPH P, II Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $52,594.31 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETTELL, JEANNINE N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,593.95 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMONICO, JOHN M Employer name City of Utica Amount $52,593.86 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, TIMOTHY R Employer name Lewis County Amount $52,593.65 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATULEWSKI, BETHANY W Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $52,593.54 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIPIONE, THERESA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,593.47 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGROAT, DANNY J Employer name Madison County Amount $52,593.34 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWS, DESMOND C Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $52,593.30 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKS, CLARK E, IV Employer name City of Oswego Amount $52,593.28 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, LYNDA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,593.28 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JUSTINE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,593.09 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DOMINQUE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,593.08 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, KEVIN J Employer name Albany County Amount $52,593.03 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEDEN, CRYSTAL L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $52,593.00 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETER, SHELLY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $52,592.92 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, RONALD A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $52,592.88 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, ANNEKE L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,592.01 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, MARIO J Employer name Oswego County Amount $52,591.89 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHFORD-SMITH , DAWN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,591.83 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, LAURA K Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,591.82 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUTHERS, NANCY E Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,591.80 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTY, COLLEEN N Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,591.78 Date 02/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, WILLIAM J Employer name Clinton County Amount $52,591.78 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, VICTORIA Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $52,591.73 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YADAIE, SANDRA Employer name Village of Roslyn Estates Amount $52,591.60 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, WILLIAM F Employer name Livingston County Amount $52,591.56 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, AMANDA B Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEAU, KATHLEEN M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $52,591.50 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, JOSEPH P Employer name Court of Claims Amount $52,591.50 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, SUZANNE M Employer name Court of Claims Amount $52,591.50 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SALLY A Employer name Court of Claims Amount $52,591.50 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTATICE, WENDY L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $52,591.50 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DIANA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERINK, SANDRA G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 07/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEICHNER, YOLANDA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 08/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISNETT, BARBARA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIA, JENNIFER M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COACHMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, MOLLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JENNIFER L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWBURN, PATRICIA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 08/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, MARY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZADO, SUSAN F Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINO, CONNIE M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHIN, TAMARA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, LYNDA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFENBACHER, SHERRI L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCH, DARCY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEY, DEBRA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTOM, SHELLY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, CATHERINE R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENEY, YVONNE S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, KATHLEEN A, MRS Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPAINY-LIVERMORE, RHONDA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDIMAN, ROSEANNE G Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SHIRLEY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOISINGTON, BARBARA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ELIZABETH A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, CANDY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOPSON, CHRISTIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSON, NADINE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNS, ELVIRA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ANGELA B Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, VICTORIA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROCKE, EILEEN E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $52,591.50 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System