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 PANDOLFI, DAVID K Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $52,383.62 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ROBERT F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,383.00 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMILLER, DAVID J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $52,382.97 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUERMAN, ANDREA E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $52,382.95 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOUSKY, HOWARD N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,382.93 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHSON, JERALD I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $52,382.77 Date 05/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, DIANE R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,382.68 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAYA, LORENA A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $52,382.66 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DAMME, JACOB F Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,382.53 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DONNA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $52,382.48 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ALICE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $52,382.45 Date 08/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, LUIS R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $52,382.43 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMPO, KELLY A Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $52,382.43 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, CHANTEL D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $52,382.06 Date 07/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANNE D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,381.85 Date 01/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACH, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $52,381.68 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, THOMAS R Employer name Niagara County Amount $52,381.16 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, CLIFFORD G Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $52,380.87 Date 01/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, ROSALIND M Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $52,380.76 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $52,380.68 Date 07/20/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, RENEE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,380.36 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SHARON L Employer name Orange County Amount $52,380.33 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLL, CHRISTOPHER J, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,380.31 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAR, ALFRED T Employer name City of Albany Amount $52,379.83 Date 03/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUFPAFF, KIM A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $52,379.81 Date 07/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWLOWSKI, FRANK M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,379.68 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGAUGH, STEPHEN L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $52,379.45 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJAK, ALEX M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,379.39 Date 04/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JULIO, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,379.33 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, REBECCA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,379.13 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DANIEL E Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $52,378.98 Date 07/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBNER, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $52,378.94 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACCOLA, MARIE C Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $52,378.16 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JASON M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $52,378.03 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, HENRIKE Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $52,378.00 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JACQUELINE M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $52,377.96 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $52,377.96 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSH, LESLIE E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $52,377.56 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, EDWARD H Employer name New Rochelle Public Library Amount $52,377.44 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, CASSANDRA Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $52,377.24 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIGLIANO, JEANNE P Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $52,377.00 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NAN E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $52,376.38 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITCHFIELD, WILLIAM S Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,376.18 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $52,376.18 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOHIE, FLORENTINA P Employer name Rockland County Amount $52,376.04 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWESE, RODNEY S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $52,375.86 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLI, JOHN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $52,374.85 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, DANIEL F, JR Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $52,374.37 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ELSA C Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $52,374.27 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, PAUL M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $52,374.25 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTROLFF, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $52,374.20 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGER, DAMIEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $52,373.34 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYCHERT, ALICE M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $52,373.27 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAFOA, BEVERLY A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $52,373.23 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAND, JENNIFER M Employer name Columbia County Amount $52,373.19 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUN, MARILYN A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $52,373.15 Date 06/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGONE, REGINA M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $52,373.13 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, PENNY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $52,373.12 Date 11/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONGNON, GISCARD P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,373.10 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZARDI, MILDRED Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $52,373.10 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINDALE, NEREYDA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $52,372.97 Date 01/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLE, NAOMI Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $52,372.97 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, NANCY B Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $52,372.94 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, KRISTIN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,372.92 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONEIT, DAVID A Employer name Erie County Amount $52,372.90 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MERRYL A Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $52,372.80 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, RICHARD J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $52,372.78 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, LUKE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $52,372.63 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ANDRES Employer name Glen Cove Housing Authority Amount $52,372.60 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRLIE, DAVID W Employer name Erie County Amount $52,372.53 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, BARBARA G Employer name Erie County Amount $52,372.53 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $52,372.09 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, MARLON M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,371.84 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $52,371.76 Date 09/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, VICTOR P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $52,371.70 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPS, JAMES M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $52,371.63 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, ANDREW R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $52,371.63 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DALE R Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $52,371.51 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TONIANN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $52,371.37 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIER, ANGELA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $52,371.34 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, LYNN T, JR Employer name Chemung County Amount $52,371.21 Date 03/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, XIULIN Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,371.19 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, MELISSA R Employer name City of Hudson Amount $52,371.00 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCA, ANGELO R, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $52,370.72 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, DOROTHY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $52,370.70 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSS, WILLIAM F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,370.66 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, STEVEN D Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $52,370.24 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIO, ANN L Employer name Peru CSD Amount $52,370.07 Date 08/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTKA, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $52,370.03 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWN, RICKY J Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $52,369.92 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURRELL, JOHN J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $52,369.79 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEVCHUK, SARAH B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $52,369.67 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINO, SANTINO A Employer name Ontario County Amount $52,369.51 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, LEONARD S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $52,369.34 Date 12/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $52,369.30 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, LEOPOLD E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $52,369.26 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLE, LARRY W Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $52,369.26 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, KAREN LOUISE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $52,368.95 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DREW M Employer name Town of Portland Amount $52,368.95 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSTRAETE, AARON R Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $52,368.22 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System