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 HENRY, ERIC J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,088.99 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, GORDON L Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $50,088.93 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVERSON, EILEEN A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $50,088.86 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JEANNETTE Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $50,088.68 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMER, JOHNETTE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,088.68 Date 05/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, ARVIND S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,088.68 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, FRANK G Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $50,088.68 Date 10/05/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTALA, PRATIBHA S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $50,088.68 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, ELLEN J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $50,088.68 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKEY, HERBERT J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $50,088.68 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, JEFFREY W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,088.48 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTONE, DIANE D Employer name Rockland County Amount $50,088.31 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODENOUGH, DONALD J Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,088.20 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBEE, STEPHEN C Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $50,088.09 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Hornell Amount $50,088.06 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $50,088.05 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, JAMES S Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $50,087.98 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKOWSKI, KAREN J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,087.72 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, JESSE A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $50,087.53 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, MATHEW P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $50,087.49 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGINO, MARIE R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $50,087.45 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, KAREN C Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $50,087.20 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SUSAN Y Employer name Sag Harbor UFSD Amount $50,086.79 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DUANE N Employer name Town of Marion Amount $50,086.55 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, THOMAS M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $50,086.52 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, FREDERICK D Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $50,086.48 Date 05/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YETTO, ROBERT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,086.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, JOHN O Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,086.19 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUIVEL, TABATA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,086.07 Date 05/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERKOWSKI, RAYMOND W, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,085.94 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIANT, SARA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,085.93 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, JULIE A Employer name Essex County Amount $50,085.83 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASAVARAJAPPA, BALAPAL S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $50,085.66 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, REBECCA Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $50,085.66 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAUX, JUSTIN A Employer name Town of Almond Amount $50,085.65 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUROFSKY, CASSONDRA L Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $50,085.28 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUS, BARBARA H Employer name Erie County Amount $50,084.89 Date 09/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOREOX, STEVEN P Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $50,084.74 Date 10/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, DAVID Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,084.68 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRONI, JAMES J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $50,084.66 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABO-LUTZ, KIM LESLIE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $50,084.59 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULAK, CLAIRE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,084.52 Date 11/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DELIA Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $50,084.38 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHUA, MARK W Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $50,084.34 Date 03/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, WILLIAM D Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $50,084.16 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKODEM, KIRSTINE G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,083.45 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLIN, SARAH B Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $50,083.34 Date 08/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFAZIO, MICHAEL E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $50,083.33 Date 02/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUKER, JACKIE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,083.31 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, MICHAEL A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $50,083.11 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, HAROLD M Employer name Chemung County Amount $50,082.88 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, FRANKLIN H Employer name City of Elmira Amount $50,082.80 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JULIE A Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,082.70 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LA DONNA S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $50,082.66 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUCZEK, JEANETTE M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $50,082.39 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NATALE-LAFFEY, TAMARA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,082.28 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIESWIADOMY, THOMAS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,082.24 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, PAULA M Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $50,082.08 Date 08/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, MARC J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,081.83 Date 10/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREATHOUSE, ANGELA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,081.78 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFSTETTER, MICHAEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,081.55 Date 01/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAROLA, LINDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $50,081.41 Date 09/12/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHERINE P Employer name Ulster County Amount $50,081.20 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, RAYMOND C, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $50,081.18 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, KELLY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $50,081.14 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEAZZA, ANTHONY Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $50,081.09 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINL, ARLEEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,080.92 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CASEY G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,080.88 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER-FLATTERY, THERESA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,080.71 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAVID W Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $50,080.57 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, PATRICIA A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $50,080.43 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROZA, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,080.40 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUSTIN E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $50,080.22 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAGONIA, HELEN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,080.16 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDDA, GIOVANNA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $50,080.16 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOSKI, STEPHEN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,080.10 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAT, SCOTT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $50,079.93 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDI, THOMAS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,079.88 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT-HENRIQUES, NATALEE M Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $50,079.84 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DONALD P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,079.77 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RINA E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $50,079.49 Date 09/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNEY, PAMELA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,079.33 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, JUSTIN M Employer name Chenango County Amount $50,078.81 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,078.72 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, JAMES A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,078.59 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, STANLEY P Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $50,078.55 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, TODD H Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $50,078.55 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $50,078.53 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, DANA L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $50,078.07 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VERONICA G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $50,077.90 Date 12/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,077.75 Date 07/02/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRYNUK, MICHAEL R Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $50,077.58 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBUSH, BRENDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,077.47 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABBATE, CHRISTINE N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,077.23 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, VINCENT J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,077.22 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACOVO, DANA L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $50,077.12 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITTE, JASON W Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,077.04 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY T Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,076.25 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, ANDREW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,076.24 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTILLO, RAYMOND G, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $50,076.10 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System