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 XENAKIS, MARIANNE G Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $49,889.49 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, DONALD D, JR Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $49,889.48 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTHEIMER, LISA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $49,889.12 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCO, JANET J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,889.04 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DEBORAH L Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,889.01 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTECKI, JASON D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,888.67 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDO, ANN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $49,888.58 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, MARJORIE Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,888.14 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, COLEEN F Employer name Broome County Amount $49,888.06 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, ROXANNE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,887.97 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, JEANNE B Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,887.84 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VIDDIO, JO ANN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,887.72 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, ELIZABETH Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,887.72 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, CINDY R Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,887.72 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, CLAUDIA A Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,887.72 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $49,887.67 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPKO, JOHN B Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,887.66 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASYPANY, ROBERT W Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $49,887.46 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RACHEL A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,887.42 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIJLALL, VEDWATEE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,887.16 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CLAUDIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,887.05 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, SUZANNE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $49,886.97 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, STEPHEN C Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $49,886.76 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCHLEY, RONALD P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $49,886.51 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, SUSAN V Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,886.14 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKSHEID, SAMUEL I Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $49,885.94 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, GAITRIE Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $49,885.94 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JOHN W, JR Employer name Town of Andover Amount $49,885.69 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ANTOINETTE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,884.84 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SUSAN P Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $49,884.81 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTNER, DONNA W Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,884.66 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, ALTON S Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $49,884.60 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, CARLOS Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,884.58 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANTELIA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,884.56 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, JAY B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,884.50 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDONI, JOSEPH J Employer name Erie County Amount $49,883.91 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, CARMEN R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $49,883.73 Date 11/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSLER, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $49,883.51 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAURIN, JEFFREY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,883.38 Date 12/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KIMBERLY J Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $49,883.00 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZELL, DANIEL F Employer name Schuyler County Amount $49,882.96 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BARBARA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,882.83 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JOSHUA C Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $49,882.79 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCUCCI, ERIN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,882.71 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIWA, ANUOLUWA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,882.37 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDIFORD, ALEXIS F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,882.20 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIELLO, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,881.88 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZONERI, JAMES W Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $49,881.85 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, PENNY L Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $49,881.80 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMERHORN, DEIDRA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $49,881.40 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHIRI, SANGEETA C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,881.33 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, ADRIANNE L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $49,881.15 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, NICHOLAS E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $49,881.14 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, APRIL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,881.05 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CARY J Employer name Great Neck Water Poll District Amount $49,881.00 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERSON, CHARLES E, III Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,880.69 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, SUNIL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,880.48 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, JOAN F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,880.27 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MICHELLE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $49,880.16 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, HERBERT, JR Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $49,879.81 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLICOSS, MARIE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,879.42 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, KEVIN P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $49,879.35 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $49,879.07 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, ALICIA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,878.78 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JONG, MELISSA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,878.32 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNYAMON, WILLIE H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,878.31 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, RONALD Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $49,878.15 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGALLI, PAUL M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,877.88 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAVEGATTO, TANIA P Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,877.71 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRIMAN, SANDRA Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $49,877.45 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JAMES R Employer name City of Batavia Amount $49,877.37 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSIE, SHARON L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $49,877.23 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DENINE N Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $49,876.32 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, HEATHER S Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,876.24 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, STEVEN C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,876.21 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, BARBARA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $49,876.14 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TAMMY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,876.04 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBDELL, ERIN K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,875.93 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDOWITZ, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,875.92 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LYNN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,875.86 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, KEITH L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $49,875.71 Date 05/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACA, MATTHEW J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,875.65 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHL, TRACY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,875.46 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,875.44 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINO, FRANK L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $49,875.28 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADE, ROBERT H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,875.14 Date 01/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, BRYAN M Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $49,875.10 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, KATIE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,875.02 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADELMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $49,874.51 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, JOANNE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,874.43 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLALOBOS, ERIC R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,873.23 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RONNIE R Employer name Broome County Amount $49,872.50 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDER, RUTH M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $49,872.32 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEZER, BENJAMIN A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $49,872.07 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, REGINALD C Employer name Town of Chester Amount $49,871.74 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ERASMO Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,871.36 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, DELMAR R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $49,871.21 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHRI, GURINDER K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,871.15 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, MARK A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,871.00 Date 12/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, PETER Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,870.69 Date 01/09/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System