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 BACON, CHARLES R Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $50,763.02 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBEY, MARY PAT Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $50,762.89 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARLENA C Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $50,762.61 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, CAITLIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,762.40 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFIELD, SHIRLEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,761.96 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, ANNA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,761.55 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, MICHAEL A Employer name Delaware County Amount $50,761.53 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, FRANCIS C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $50,761.45 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESKE, ANNE L Employer name Education Department Amount $50,761.03 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,760.64 Date 05/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, MICHELLE D Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $50,760.53 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINMAN, JESSICA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,760.52 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MARIA D Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $50,760.16 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SUZANNE Employer name Orange County Amount $50,760.14 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRE, CLIFFORD R Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $50,759.92 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIE, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $50,759.77 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, KATHERINE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,759.60 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, JOSEPH T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,759.57 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MAGDALYN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,759.47 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAIR, DOMINQUE N Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $50,758.97 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMBUTIS, JOHN J Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $50,758.84 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, FAITH P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,758.78 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MICHELLE S Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $50,758.60 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYANO, LISA Y Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $50,758.26 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVIER, JOHN R Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $50,758.13 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Perry Amount $50,758.04 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRITIE, JESSICA J Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $50,758.00 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LUIS A, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,757.98 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, LATELLE W, JR Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $50,757.67 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMSTER, JOYCE R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $50,757.54 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, VERNON L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $50,756.86 Date 10/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOYCE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $50,756.65 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Palmyra Amount $50,756.52 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, RYAN J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $50,756.47 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, RUBY E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,756.40 Date 04/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, GIUSEPPE C Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $50,756.38 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGERAME, JOHN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,756.24 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRABER, PAMALA L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $50,755.38 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLEN, RONALD J Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $50,755.26 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUGGEO, CHARLES A Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $50,755.20 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, FREDY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,755.17 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHIRLEY BELL Employer name Ontario County Amount $50,755.10 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, GERARD R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $50,754.60 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALMATA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,754.46 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-MURRAY, MAUREEN T Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $50,754.16 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHAGEN, KAREN L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $50,753.75 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENERI, ANTHONY M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $50,753.71 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMAK, LORRAINE S Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,753.69 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRATTE, TINA W Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,753.34 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, LANCE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,752.21 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMSING, ELIZABETH A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $50,751.80 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOWSKI, ANDREA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,751.39 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, DIANE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,751.29 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, BRITTANY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,751.21 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABITZRUTHER, MICHAEL J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,751.21 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLAR, MA KHIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,751.19 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRILL, SUSAN A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $50,750.47 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,750.26 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERWINSKI, CHRISTIAN V Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $50,750.15 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, ANDREW D Employer name Lewis County Amount $50,750.14 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOHN J Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,750.06 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, DAVID H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,749.92 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KIM M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $50,749.90 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ANGELA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,749.89 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, MARY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $50,749.49 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETZOLDT, ANNE L Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $50,749.24 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, BORIS R Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $50,748.91 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRUSO, ROSANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,748.80 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, ARLENE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,748.50 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZOLEK, PETER, JR Employer name Herkimer County Amount $50,748.22 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, BARBARA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,748.15 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAVEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $50,748.06 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESANO, JOSE E Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $50,747.76 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CODY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,747.22 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, DIANE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $50,747.20 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMAHON, DEBORAH A Employer name Franklin County Amount $50,747.11 Date 07/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MICHELE B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,746.88 Date 12/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MAUREEN Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $50,746.52 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ABREU, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,746.37 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, DANIEL P Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $50,746.33 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GALE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $50,746.00 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, IDELL M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $50,745.79 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZNAGEL, PATRICIA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $50,745.72 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SEAN P Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $50,745.30 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ALYSSA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,745.22 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONGE-MASON, IRMA Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,745.20 Date 03/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCATORE, RAYMOND M Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,745.12 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUIS, LAURIE J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $50,745.11 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, ALINA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $50,745.06 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, KRISTIN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,745.03 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGARO, JOSEPH F Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $50,744.96 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ALTON Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $50,744.83 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,744.59 Date 07/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRYAN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,744.42 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNANO, NICOLE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,743.98 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,743.87 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH-GUINAN, LESLY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,743.82 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, HELEN P Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,743.60 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, TARMA Employer name Erie County Amount $50,743.35 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENGIS, CAROL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,743.35 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System