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 STITH, KIMBERLY S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,521.75 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, RYAN C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $49,521.52 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, EDWARD ALEXANDER, II Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $49,521.51 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKUSKIE, THOMAS Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,521.38 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, JAMES L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $49,521.35 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER-CUMMINGS, KAYON T Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $49,521.18 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $49,521.14 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, DAVID J Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,521.05 Date 05/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLIN, BETTY A Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,520.92 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, RAK KOO Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,520.83 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERSEN, CAROL T Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $49,520.78 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNETSKY, JENNIFER L Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $49,520.78 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIANE, DIANE H Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $49,520.78 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINER, WALTER, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,520.68 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ, VANESSA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,520.44 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSIER, WENDY S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $49,520.43 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, WAYNE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,520.37 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SANDRA D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,520.34 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMICIC, LAURA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $49,520.13 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEARY, DARCY A Employer name Orange County Amount $49,519.91 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LEONARD L Employer name Orange County Amount $49,519.84 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMINIO, AMANDA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $49,519.74 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERIO, MICHAEL S Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $49,519.73 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITEK, DEREK P Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $49,519.73 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DONNA M Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $49,519.61 Date 08/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JUDITH A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $49,519.43 Date 06/15/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIONE, CAROLYN A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $49,518.93 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLO, SANDRA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,518.80 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JANICE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $49,518.57 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANDRI, MARIA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,518.30 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPLEY, KAREN G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,518.20 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JOHNNY L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $49,518.13 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSER, ALBERTA S Employer name Orleans County Amount $49,517.61 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARTIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,517.60 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, LORI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,517.45 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JENNIFER L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,517.24 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMMER, CAROL T Employer name Department of State Amount $49,517.23 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPER, HAROLD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,517.15 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, MARK R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $49,516.64 Date 04/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULAK, DANIEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,516.59 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, CAROL A Employer name Saratoga County Water Auth Amount $49,516.55 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, NORA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $49,516.50 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $49,516.37 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PATRICIA J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $49,516.08 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ROSE M Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $49,516.00 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBIEL, CHRISTINE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,515.89 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTET, MARIAN B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,515.56 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, AMY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,515.30 Date 06/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINDWORTH, JANET Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $49,515.28 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TIMOTHY P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $49,515.24 Date 11/09/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERLOCK, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Sandy Creek Amount $49,515.17 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZELL, AMY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,515.16 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,515.14 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULOTTA, HILIANA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $49,514.83 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,514.78 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, DALE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $49,514.57 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPICH, FRANK J Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,514.39 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZESE, MATTHEW J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $49,514.27 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, NICHOLAS L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $49,514.10 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, KAREN L, MS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,514.09 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEICK, VALERIE J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $49,513.16 Date 02/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, KEVIN D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,512.74 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, NANCY Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $49,512.71 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LYNN A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $49,512.70 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, PAUL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,512.67 Date 05/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHECK, JOHN D Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $49,512.47 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, DONNA J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $49,512.45 Date 03/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DAVID M Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $49,512.25 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JILLIAN S Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,512.24 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKLEY, KRISTYN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,512.06 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, JOYCE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $49,511.97 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCKEL, TERESA J Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $49,511.53 Date 03/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZACCARI, ROSANNA Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $49,511.50 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELAK, ERIN M Employer name Education Department Amount $49,511.46 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $49,511.44 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, BECKY L Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $49,511.32 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKLE, KEVIN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,511.16 Date 05/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, LUZ M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,510.99 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA MARIA, VINCENT A, III Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,510.97 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADECK, TIMOTHY M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $49,510.90 Date 05/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JOHN P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $49,510.90 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, NANCY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $49,510.82 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOREALE, ANTHONY Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,510.82 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFTI, MATT, III Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,510.76 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CLAY D Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,510.51 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, ROBERT M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,510.43 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTA, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,510.19 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $49,510.03 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACIMOVSKI, ZVONKO Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,509.99 Date 04/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COURT, JUSTIN M Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $49,509.94 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, MONIQUE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,509.86 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONEYWELL, TAMMY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,509.80 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, NICHOLAS P Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $49,509.76 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNEY, GERI L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $49,509.72 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVY, TERRI A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $49,509.39 Date 10/04/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, MEGHAN K Employer name City of Geneva Amount $49,509.09 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, GLORIA F Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,509.03 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KEVIN D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $49,508.52 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $49,508.47 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CAROL A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,508.44 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System