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 MASNY, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,029.67 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIS, DIANE E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,029.57 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NIKKI R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $50,029.56 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCATO, GARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,029.34 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, DAVID J Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $50,029.30 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MEIGHAN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,028.89 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZA, LAUREN E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $50,028.59 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUCE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,028.45 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, KENNETH C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $50,028.42 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINELL, ROCHELLE Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,028.38 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL L Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $50,028.12 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLS, DANIEL R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $50,027.83 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, BETTY J Employer name Department of Law Amount $50,027.80 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, VALERIE D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,027.80 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PATRICIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $50,027.80 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TRENT D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $50,027.53 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CAROLYN P Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $50,027.31 Date 04/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTADE, JUDITH M Employer name Erie County Amount $50,027.16 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TRACY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,026.92 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEREK, STEVEN, JR Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $50,026.84 Date 02/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIVERS, THEODORE C Employer name Oswego County Amount $50,026.70 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGLIAVENTO, ANNE MARIE Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $50,026.68 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $50,026.60 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORE, AARON J Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $50,026.60 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENARDI, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $50,026.60 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZEAU, DANIEL E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $50,026.60 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, JOHN F Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $50,026.60 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALEY, DAVID P Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $50,026.60 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, CHRISTOPHER C C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $50,026.39 Date 08/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, LESLEY Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $50,026.17 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLICK, REBECCA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,026.16 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIST, JOSH Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $50,026.06 Date 01/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFLER, JEANNE-MARIE Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $50,026.05 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHAD D Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $50,025.94 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, ROBERT, JR Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $50,025.69 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, JULIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,025.68 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, MARTIN D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $50,025.51 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, LISA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,025.39 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNA, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,025.38 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, ERICA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $50,025.33 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, DAWNE M Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $50,025.00 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANO-GALL, JENNIFER R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,024.97 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, WENDY L Employer name Broome County Amount $50,024.74 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, HECTOR L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $50,024.51 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, CHANTAL Employer name Orange County Amount $50,024.33 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDY, STACEY R Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $50,024.15 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCARANO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $50,024.06 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANTE, JELLANA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,024.00 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, CYNTHIA S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,024.00 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, LAUREN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,024.00 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JUSTIN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $50,023.98 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JENNIFER L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $50,023.86 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHS, VELETA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,023.78 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, THOMAS C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $50,023.74 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTICH, GEORGE D, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $50,023.46 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANZIONE, JEREMY Employer name Shelter Island UFSD Amount $50,023.46 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLES E Employer name Cortland County Amount $50,023.17 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, PATRICK D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $50,022.95 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RONALD S Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $50,022.68 Date 04/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLNIK-RAYNOR, TRUDI L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $50,022.41 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSHARBASH, MOUSA Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,022.27 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPO, DENISE J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $50,021.48 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, EMILY E Employer name Yates County Amount $50,021.12 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUERT, JAMES A Employer name Village of Silver Springs Amount $50,021.02 Date 06/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALPI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,020.91 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, GERARD Employer name Putnam County Amount $50,020.86 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO, KAREN L Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,020.51 Date 10/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUCHA, JONATHAN M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $50,020.48 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBALD, THOMAS C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $50,020.14 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ADALBERTO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $50,020.14 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRYMAN, INGA J R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,020.00 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENSKI, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $50,019.96 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, CHRISTENA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,019.94 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFANO, SAMUEL F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $50,019.65 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESLEY, BARBARA L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $50,019.40 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTACH, DEBRA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,019.25 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, PAUL B Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $50,019.07 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOTOROFF, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $50,019.01 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HULSE, TIMOTHY W Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $50,018.42 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTI, JENNIFER S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,018.36 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, JACOB T Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $50,018.30 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEPHEN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $50,018.26 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGAST-CLARK, GERRY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,018.19 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILDEN, ELLEN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $50,017.86 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, SHANTE S Employer name Albany County Amount $50,017.31 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, TARA D Employer name Columbia County Amount $50,017.15 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, EDWARD C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,017.11 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEGAN, LA DONNA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,017.10 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLAVARRIA, MARIA G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $50,017.10 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN D Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $50,017.08 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $50,016.76 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOLKOWSKI, MARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,016.74 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURLIS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $50,016.66 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LYNN E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $50,016.61 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $50,016.58 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, PATRICIA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,016.57 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINI, LOUIE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,016.29 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, EDEN E Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $50,016.25 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWCROFT, TAMMY E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $50,016.25 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JULIAN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $50,016.16 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System