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 SBLANO, CHRIS Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,624.72 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, HOLLY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,624.68 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $49,624.12 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, ALEJANDRO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,624.04 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, ALAN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,623.76 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIERSCHMITT, WILLIAM J Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,623.65 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENNETH A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $49,623.60 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABINE, ALEXIS M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,623.43 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISING, LEAH ANN, MS Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $49,623.31 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, KATHERINE A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $49,623.01 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, JEFFREY T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,622.88 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, DINA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,622.87 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, MARIANNE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $49,622.86 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALTENBACH, HAROLD W Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $49,622.40 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, CHRISTINE C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,622.37 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIRE, ROBERT G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,622.21 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LEON S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,622.07 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, JILL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,622.05 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, MARIE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,621.77 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMAN, DENISE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,621.55 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, CHERIE C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,621.32 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, DANIEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,621.22 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, MARISSA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,621.13 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCH-PACYON, LAURA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,619.95 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, RAYMOND P Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $49,619.91 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, BLANCHE Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,619.80 Date 02/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, GIRISH R Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,619.80 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, STANLEY K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,619.80 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNICK, STACY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,619.80 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIER, TANYA MONICA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,619.80 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVEY, MICHELE C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,619.80 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, EILEEN H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,619.80 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDKERK, EUGINIE Employer name Education Department Amount $49,619.80 Date 04/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DENISE B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,619.80 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, VALDETT Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,619.80 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOHAN, AFSHAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,619.80 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLE, ELIZABETH B Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $49,619.77 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, MONICA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,619.45 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, SHELLEY A S Employer name Town of Malta Amount $49,619.03 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSONT, BRIAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,618.86 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVATCH, KENNETH P Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $49,618.84 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPP, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Webb Amount $49,618.83 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, STEVE V, JR Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $49,618.60 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,618.50 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, GREGORY J Employer name Erie County Amount $49,618.42 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, CAROLE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $49,618.23 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, MATTHEW W Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $49,617.78 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SARAH M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,617.56 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDT, KAREN H Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $49,617.44 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHERYLE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,617.40 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, CHEANA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,617.23 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, JOHN P Employer name Albany County Amount $49,617.13 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, JOSEPH P L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,616.98 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, LAWRENCE S Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $49,616.93 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, RENEE J Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $49,616.90 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMBLE, RODNEY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $49,616.70 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOTT, KEBLE W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,616.59 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, JENNIFER M Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,616.56 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIE, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $49,616.49 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, MARY T Employer name Erie County Amount $49,616.34 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ERIN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,616.20 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWALSKY, RALPH Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $49,616.15 Date 04/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDIBODE, KERREY E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $49,616.03 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, YVONNE M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $49,615.97 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSER, MICHELLE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,615.87 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORI, ROBERT G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,615.79 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MARK D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,615.60 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JOCELYN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,615.49 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, MANUEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,615.36 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEL, NANDITA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,615.36 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEGEL, CAROL ANN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,614.98 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, JUSTIN L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $49,614.52 Date 04/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRE, JEANNETTE COLAS Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $49,614.51 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,613.65 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,613.63 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, GERARD A Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,613.58 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, ROBERT M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $49,613.50 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONTZ, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,613.37 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTER, CLYDE H Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $49,613.35 Date 07/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, SUSAN V Employer name Town of Massena Amount $49,613.06 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFFER, CHERYL L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $49,612.76 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLNICK, STEPHEN B Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,612.58 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, WAYNE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,612.51 Date 02/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, ANNA R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $49,612.35 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, DAVID J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,612.26 Date 08/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, DOUGLAS A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $49,612.20 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, KACIE A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $49,612.18 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANT, DAVID C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $49,612.11 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPIERE, MICHAEL S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,612.11 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DOROTHEA G Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $49,612.05 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORIE J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,611.84 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNICKI, MARGARET L Employer name Erie County Amount $49,611.79 Date 09/17/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBAS, MATTHEW Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $49,611.21 Date 01/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRIMO, MONA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $49,611.20 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, JOSEPH D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $49,610.93 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRON, ROBERT A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,610.74 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURICK, RUSSELL A Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $49,610.36 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUBON-BLACK, ANTOINETTE P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,610.30 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, GEORGE F Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $49,610.18 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLETTE, LAURI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,610.16 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System