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 GREEN, FALLON M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $50,696.83 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KARLENE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $50,696.79 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOSEPH H Employer name Orange County Amount $50,696.05 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, MAUREEN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $50,695.77 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, LANCE G Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,695.67 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, JEANNETTE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,695.43 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAM, CHARLES Employer name City of Albany Amount $50,695.36 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDALDI, KIM M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $50,695.32 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, HEATHER L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $50,695.21 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHLKE, MOIRA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $50,694.94 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLA, JANINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,694.58 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNDON, SHELAINE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,694.25 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, KYLE A Employer name Riverhead Sewer District Amount $50,694.07 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, PAMELA C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,693.72 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREBLE, CHRISTINE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,693.72 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JASON G Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $50,693.40 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JEFFREY A Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $50,693.40 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, TERENCE M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $50,693.24 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, MARY E Employer name Albany County Amount $50,693.22 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,692.81 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, PAUL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,692.66 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOI, ANTHONY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,692.66 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FIELDS, DAVID J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $50,692.49 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, AMBER M Employer name Cortland County Amount $50,692.33 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USMAIL-PIAZZA, DENISE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,692.02 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, DANIEL J Employer name Washington County Amount $50,691.86 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIG, DAVID F Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,691.74 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GLORIA NANCY Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $50,691.55 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOREK, ANN S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $50,691.43 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KATHERINE C Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $50,691.41 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, LAKIESHA T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $50,691.23 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MELODY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,691.22 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROBNER, TRACEY D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $50,690.77 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES WINTER, ROXANNE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,690.70 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, DEIDRE N Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,690.70 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMANICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $50,690.64 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CRAIG A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $50,690.22 Date 02/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, ALYSSA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $50,690.17 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,690.12 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, CHRISTINA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,690.08 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCHERI, JOANNE E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $50,689.99 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCHERI, JOANNE E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,689.99 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DALE A Employer name Village of Albion Amount $50,689.92 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAY, JENNIFER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,689.61 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,689.07 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDIELLO, JESSE W Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,688.73 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $50,688.64 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,688.58 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIO, LORI K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,688.37 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELESKI, GUY R Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $50,687.85 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BARBARA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,687.25 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, ANNAMARIE Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $50,687.19 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJKUT, MARY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,687.14 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANIK, PAUL R Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $50,687.14 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDO, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $50,687.06 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIFFLER, CHARLES K Employer name Town of Stuyvesant Amount $50,686.41 Date 02/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPE, DARLENE M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,686.38 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASACCO, GARY Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $50,686.26 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERI, JOSEPH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,685.93 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUREK, LAURA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,685.72 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUTS, LAURIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,685.54 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JAMIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,685.52 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ANN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $50,685.52 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTILLA, JOSEPH C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,685.44 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $50,685.38 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, NICOLE R Employer name Erie County Amount $50,685.37 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, TYLER J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $50,685.28 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, ALAN E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,685.05 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, MICHELLE S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $50,685.03 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPLINGER, MEGAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,684.76 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, BRAZILINA F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,684.75 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DONALD G Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $50,684.62 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, FRANK L, JR Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $50,684.54 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNINGE, JEFFERY C Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,683.98 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANNISA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $50,683.60 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, DOMINGO Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,683.58 Date 07/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ACHILLE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $50,683.56 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTILIO, STEPHEN J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $50,683.48 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AARON R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $50,683.29 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINGHAM, KIM Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,683.17 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, MATTHEW R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $50,682.72 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, BROOKE L Employer name Greene County Amount $50,682.40 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, REJEENA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $50,682.37 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, MICHELLE D Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $50,682.28 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGARD, LORIE A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $50,682.06 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DAVID W Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,682.05 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, WILLIAM L Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $50,682.02 Date 12/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, JEFFERY L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,681.89 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, REBECCA A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $50,681.89 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLARICO, ANGELA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,681.79 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $50,681.59 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $50,681.37 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, JUAN J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $50,681.10 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROODT, EDWARD, JR Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $50,681.08 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCI, NEDJELKA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,680.92 Date 05/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYNE, VALENCIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,680.87 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, VICKIE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $50,680.83 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOANNE G Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $50,680.58 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKES, ANNE V Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $50,680.23 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRADLEY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,680.18 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System