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 REED, TINA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,610.00 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLODAY, LIESE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,609.63 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLAK, KARI A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $49,609.55 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, CURTIS M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,609.44 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, NANCY G Employer name Montgomery County Amount $49,609.08 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLISHAW, GREGORY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, GERARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, HELEN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EULAU, BRIAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZZA, TERI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, VIRGINIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, MARCIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELLY, DENNIS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITTI, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKLER, PATRICIA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIM, JASMINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAZA, EDDIS A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, GARY W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURVILLA, NANCY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ELIZABETH F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-OWENS, MONIQUE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALUSINSKA, EWA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,609.00 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORE, KATHERINE E Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,608.81 Date 05/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLNY, NICHOLAS W Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $49,608.49 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADWAY, LISA A Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $49,608.04 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIFFEN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $49,607.99 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUBERG, DEBBIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,607.79 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, HENRY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $49,607.76 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, TAMARA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,607.56 Date 06/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ELIZABETH I Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,607.33 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, BERNARD Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,607.10 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERMAN, MARK Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,607.10 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, GUY J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,607.10 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LAURIE S Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $49,606.99 Date 12/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,606.98 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, MARK D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,606.91 Date 04/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JUDE Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,606.46 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, SABINE Employer name Milford CSD Amount $49,606.25 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTKE, SCOTT M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,606.13 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, RICHARD A, III Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $49,606.11 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOSEPH H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,606.00 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, DAVID J Employer name Village of Walden Amount $49,605.99 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, DAVID J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $49,605.46 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARLE, SHANNON L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,605.40 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JORDAN J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,605.35 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, MILTON D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $49,605.30 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNER, ELAINE M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $49,605.29 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNEY, LYNN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,605.05 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPATOVSKY, JANICE N Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $49,604.95 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKUS, DANIEL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,604.75 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, VINCENT M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $49,604.65 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTINA T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $49,604.41 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, SANDRA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,604.30 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CAROL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,604.29 Date 07/07/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THERESA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $49,604.29 Date 11/30/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTELL, CAROLINE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,604.20 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,604.02 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, SCOTT Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,603.98 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLER, MARY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,603.98 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEI, DAVID Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,603.98 Date 10/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, XIOMARA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,603.92 Date 02/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULA, ANGELA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,603.74 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MICHAEL O Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $49,603.72 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBO, NIRIA X Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,603.71 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKIELASZEK, JUNE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,603.62 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, CENAISE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,603.60 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MICHAEL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,603.50 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODAS, STEPHEN C Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $49,603.30 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, MARIA A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $49,603.22 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, LAURA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $49,602.93 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYNER, BERNADETTE B Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,602.87 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCHARSKI-MILETO, SAYYIDA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,602.73 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, MARYLOU Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $49,602.63 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, AARON J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,602.15 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO, TATIANA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,602.13 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEASKERN, SHANE M Employer name Otsego County Amount $49,601.74 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, ROGER S Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $49,601.66 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,601.58 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEVE, JENNIFER D Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $49,601.53 Date 03/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMA, DIANE C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $49,601.42 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURELLA, MARIA A Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $49,601.40 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOCLAON, JAIRHO B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,601.18 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURPIN, ERIC Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,600.42 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAIETTA, DANIEL R Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $49,600.24 Date 06/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DANIEL M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,599.89 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,599.45 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALI, ELENA Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $49,599.07 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, EILEEN A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $49,599.04 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LEEANN M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $49,599.00 Date 04/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, BEVERLY E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,598.80 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GWENDOLYN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,598.69 Date 02/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, GEORGE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,598.68 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $49,598.45 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METELSKY, JOHN Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,597.98 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, CHRISTINE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,597.91 Date 07/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULCSAR, JUDITH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,597.89 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHERN, ANDRE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,597.84 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System