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 MYERS, TINA M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $49,717.70 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNY, JOCELYN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,716.95 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, RAYMOND K Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,716.49 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SUSAN E Employer name Madison County Amount $49,716.21 Date 06/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, JULIE A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $49,715.97 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWARDT, ZACHARY J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $49,715.89 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GASPARI, GREGORY M Employer name Madison County Amount $49,715.52 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, ALAN B Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,715.44 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, ROBERT C Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,715.16 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, DAVID R Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $49,715.07 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREGE, MICHELE L Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $49,715.06 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPITSKI, TIMOTHY V Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,714.89 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYETTE, STEVEN Employer name Town of Waddington Amount $49,714.86 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ELLEN T Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $49,714.81 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRZYBYSZEWSKI, PAUL J, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,714.49 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ-MICHAUD, MARIA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,714.36 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISTNER, LISA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $49,714.34 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ERIC J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,714.26 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARINGTON, MARK E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $49,713.95 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEEVES, MARK E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,713.85 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TOMIKA L Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $49,713.49 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, PATRICK F Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $49,713.46 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKS, GREGORY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $49,713.45 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLER, DOUGLAS B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,713.25 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, JUSTIN G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,712.96 Date 07/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,712.88 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES M Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $49,712.79 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOONER, ANNE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,712.59 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, NICOLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,712.55 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, MEREDITH R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $49,712.35 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JASON B Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $49,712.26 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALICA, MARY Employer name City of Albany Amount $49,711.80 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDSELAK, WASYL Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $49,711.63 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, FREDRICK C Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $49,711.53 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MATTHEW L Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $49,711.29 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIKLE, PAMELA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $49,711.07 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, ELAINE R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $49,710.97 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, STEPHEN J Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $49,710.97 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCITELLI, TERRI J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,710.95 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, WAYNE J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $49,710.80 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOSEPH W Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,710.49 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANQUIST, SARAH E Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,710.24 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, ERIC D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $49,710.12 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRY, MICHELLE T Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $49,710.04 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS-CAMPBELV, VALERIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,710.03 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBBALD, JOSHUA R Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $49,709.73 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, ASHLEY N, MS Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $49,709.59 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, GARY M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $49,709.57 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARRY W Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,709.54 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAKRISHNANNAIR, SREEKALA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,709.52 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, STEPHEN P Employer name Orange County Amount $49,709.48 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSAIO, JOHN J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $49,709.43 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, THOMAS J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,709.25 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMBE, MARCIA R Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $49,709.10 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBERGER, DONALD J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $49,708.91 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSEN, MONA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $49,708.87 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUBIS, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,708.48 Date 03/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES R Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $49,708.44 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,708.27 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, MURIEL F Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,708.18 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, CHERYL N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,708.17 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, PAMELA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,708.11 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEREDIA, LUCY Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $49,708.05 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKRIDGE, TRACY L Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $49,707.83 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, MELANIE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,707.81 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, JENNIFER A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $49,707.09 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIRO, CHARLES E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,706.90 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDER, JAMES C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,706.82 Date 04/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPE, BRENNA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $49,706.80 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDANI, LINDA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,706.77 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUS, ALICIA Y K Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $49,706.36 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ERICA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,706.18 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DONALD G, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $49,705.83 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESER, LINDA L Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $49,705.76 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, JESSICA L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $49,705.71 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELMAN, YOLONDA J Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $49,705.65 Date 02/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MICHAEL D, JR Employer name Town of Malone Amount $49,705.65 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, EVELYN D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,705.65 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, JAMES T Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $49,705.63 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LOWELL B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,705.34 Date 06/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWTEN, ANTHONY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,705.25 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, RONALD J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $49,705.18 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $49,705.14 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ARLISE D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,705.11 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIMOTHY W Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $49,704.94 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADSIT, THERESA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,704.92 Date 05/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLANEY, SUSAN A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $49,704.92 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, JOANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,704.71 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLESIAS, ROBERT J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $49,704.71 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, TERESA R Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $49,704.34 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPAYO, DAMARIS L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $49,704.23 Date 12/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNTLER, GEORGE P Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,704.13 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, ANDREW J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,704.13 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADKE, JACK M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $49,704.03 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELOVER, MICHAEL L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,703.96 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, ROBERT T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,703.91 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISCADEN, FELICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,703.73 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, IRA M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $49,703.57 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DESIREE N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,703.57 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, BARBARA S Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $49,703.11 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System