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 LATIMER, GERALYN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,680.15 Date 02/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, JEREMY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $50,679.98 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARTIN, KATHY A Employer name Erie County Amount $50,679.71 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,679.71 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, LIONEL H, III Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,679.58 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PATRICK H Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $50,679.46 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURAINE, NATALIE P Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,679.44 Date 06/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, GERALD W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $50,679.31 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MICHAEL Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $50,679.28 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, LISA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $50,679.15 Date 06/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CRAIG A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,679.12 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DANIEL R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,678.32 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SANDRA Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,677.92 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $50,677.69 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, ANDREW J Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $50,677.65 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, TAMMY S Employer name Essex County Amount $50,677.60 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTI, YVONNE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,677.51 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YHUN, CHONG H Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $50,677.20 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, SHAWN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,677.10 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, WILLIAM R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,677.00 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, MICHAEL L Employer name Bethpage Water District Amount $50,676.94 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TINA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,676.70 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUISCH, BEVERLY L Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $50,676.67 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI PUMA, JAMES R Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $50,676.61 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LUKE T Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $50,676.53 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, JEREMY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $50,676.30 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, PEDRO A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $50,676.21 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMARANO, KATHERINE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $50,675.79 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, GERALDO J Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $50,675.76 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAMIELLO, JENNIE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,675.70 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDIN, LOIS A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $50,675.54 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARI, THERESE K Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $50,675.43 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, AMANDA GAIL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $50,675.24 Date 02/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLQUIST, DAMITA C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,674.78 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, LEIGHTON J Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,674.63 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, MARIA Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $50,674.61 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDCROSS, MEREDITH J Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $50,674.25 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REWA, MARTIN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,674.13 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, RAYMOND V, JR Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $50,674.03 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, LINDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,673.74 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Arcadia Amount $50,673.42 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRINGTON, JENNIFER C Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,673.37 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, SHERYL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,673.33 Date 06/18/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN C Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $50,673.31 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, KIM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $50,673.12 Date 12/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, ANDREW L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,672.85 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, MICHAEL T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $50,672.84 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WDOWIAK, DAVID L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $50,672.73 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $50,672.71 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDPAUGH, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $50,672.60 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORCHAK, NANCY Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $50,672.48 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALI, MINAL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,672.40 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, CARLOS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,672.10 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOLI, MARY JO Employer name Town of Greece Amount $50,672.06 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIER, JOSHUA M Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $50,671.69 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, ANDREW D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $50,671.60 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKNI, JORDAN I Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $50,671.23 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, NANCY J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $50,671.11 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHELT, CAROLYN A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,671.07 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KATHRYN E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,670.77 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATOR, JAMES E, JR Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $50,670.76 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWELL, RONALD C Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $50,670.65 Date 11/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLDT, JOSHUA J Employer name Broome County Amount $50,670.59 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ESMOND H Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $50,670.39 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACCIO, JESSICA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,669.95 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Oakfield Amount $50,669.90 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDERWICH, DIANE J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $50,669.73 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROM, MARGARET M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $50,669.53 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, CHI K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,669.18 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, JON P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $50,669.10 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THERESA A Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $50,669.06 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,668.95 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCELLA, GADIEL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $50,668.84 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONWU, JOSEPH U Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,668.61 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, JENNIE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,668.61 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCA-NATI, CARA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,668.43 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, MICHAEL P Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,668.33 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, KRISTA A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $50,668.28 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $50,668.18 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNEY, MONICA M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $50,668.12 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTENETTE, ANDRE G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,667.95 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, TINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,667.95 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONICK, TONI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $50,667.50 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, JUDY A Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $50,667.27 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, MADONNA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $50,667.16 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPPER, TODD J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $50,667.15 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGG D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $50,667.08 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALOBOS, EGDA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,666.52 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOFF, PETRINA M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,666.51 Date 01/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHITTU, SAHEED A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,666.33 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVER, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $50,666.22 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, MICHAEL K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,665.94 Date 05/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, JEFFREY L Employer name Ontario County Amount $50,665.79 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, WENDY L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $50,665.25 Date 07/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSOWSKE, DAVID W Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $50,664.86 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, THOMAS C Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,664.82 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, JESSICA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,664.54 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, SUSAN G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,664.40 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, CRAIG A, JR Employer name Town of Saratoga Amount $50,663.83 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JENS A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,663.49 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System