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 ASHE, WADE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,057.24 Date 04/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, CORINE C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,057.23 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PAMELA G Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $50,057.08 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, TIMOTHY A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $50,056.87 Date 01/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCA, DARLENE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,056.61 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SORLEY-FUNK, NANCY E Employer name Broome County Amount $50,056.53 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GINA Employer name Broome County Amount $50,056.53 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDERBROOM, MICHAEL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $50,056.50 Date 01/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLOZZI, MARIBETH Employer name Division of State Police Amount $50,056.32 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, MARCIA M Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $50,056.29 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MARY ANNE Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $50,056.24 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVASI, COSMO N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $50,056.05 Date 04/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JACOB M Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,055.83 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, DENISE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $50,055.76 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JERRY E Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $50,055.63 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUPIA, DANIEL P Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $50,055.57 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCHET, JEFFREY S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,055.47 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOBER, JASON M Employer name Education Department Amount $50,055.39 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $50,055.35 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISOV RIEBL, DMITRIY E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $50,055.27 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, ERVISTON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,055.10 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, JANET K Employer name Town of Hartland Amount $50,055.00 Date 03/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, BONITA L Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $50,054.94 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DENISE K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $50,054.85 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMELEE, STEWART, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $50,054.65 Date 12/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLAAN, RONALD G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $50,054.60 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $50,054.28 Date 03/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATELLO, THERESA E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,054.20 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBAUGH, STEPHANIE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,054.10 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, BETSY A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $50,054.09 Date 02/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIBETTA, MICHAEL M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,054.08 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULHABER, TRAVIS M Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,054.05 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,054.02 Date 10/22/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, NANCY Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $50,053.97 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $50,053.93 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTANA, LINDA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $50,053.92 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCE, RICHARD J Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $50,053.77 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, ALLEN J Employer name Town of Verona Amount $50,053.48 Date 12/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MICHAEL J Employer name Seneca County Amount $50,053.33 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, ROBERT R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,053.06 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPF, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $50,052.98 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZEWICZ, RHONDA D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $50,052.64 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, OLIVIA K Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $50,052.61 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, VINCENT R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $50,052.47 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SANDRA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,052.16 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, WILLIAM G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $50,052.13 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, ROBERTA A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $50,052.08 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIK, THOMAS J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $50,052.07 Date 06/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, DEBBIE R Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $50,052.02 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEMMA, JENNIFER A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,051.94 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR-STONER, KRISTINA V H Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,051.81 Date 11/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDS, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $50,051.79 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACAS, MATTHEW D Employer name Oneida County Amount $50,051.48 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, STEVEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,051.17 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAINA, THERESA V Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,051.17 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARTHA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,051.17 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, JANINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, HARRIET A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKSI, ZILEYHA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMA, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, GERI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURI, STEPHEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, LINDA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPNIS-KALOMERES, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRANN NASH, CAROL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 09/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUZZO, DANIELLA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 03/19/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCENTE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATALINO, KATHERINE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOLNICK, ALAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,051.00 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMER, ANDREW J, SR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $50,050.83 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, DIANE L Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $50,050.68 Date 05/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTIER, THOMAS T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $50,050.57 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JASMINE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,050.56 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANDRAW, DAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,050.41 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANT, VERNA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,050.36 Date 05/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, BRENDA D Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $50,050.36 Date 02/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOFSKY, BARBARA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $50,050.36 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADOK, ZYONA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,050.36 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KIM RENEE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $50,050.35 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, PETER W Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $50,050.33 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPPINS, MARYLIN C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $50,050.12 Date 02/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, EMILY K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,050.00 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, CHARLENE A Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $50,049.94 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYBOR, JOHN E Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $50,049.12 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRACCHIOLA, JAMES F Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,048.99 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, KEVIN P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $50,048.66 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, KELLY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,048.61 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLENOVIC, MEAGHAN E Employer name Broome County Amount $50,048.38 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIGLIANO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $50,048.36 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, KATIE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,048.33 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, JEREMY T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $50,048.17 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $50,047.88 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, JUSTIN R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $50,047.81 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, RANDY E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $50,047.40 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGATTUTA, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,047.20 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, ERIK A Employer name Warren County Amount $50,047.19 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGY, ROSALIE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $50,047.12 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUFIELD, MARY F Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $50,047.07 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System