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 BANNON, MARK E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $49,462.18 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, DONNA M Employer name Capital Dist Reg Planning Comm Amount $49,462.02 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHROVCIK, CYNTHIA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,461.93 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LYNN Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,461.72 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICK, CHRISTINE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,461.38 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRABARTOLO, JOSEPH R Employer name Erie County Amount $49,461.35 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, NEIL P Employer name Town of StoNY Creek Amount $49,461.31 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MARGARET M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $49,460.76 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, ROBIN E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,460.71 Date 03/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, DORIS Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $49,460.68 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCHETTE, ELLEN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,460.56 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUER, MICHAEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $49,459.67 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUELI, JOHN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,459.57 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, RICKY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,459.26 Date 06/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSIVERA, KEVIN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $49,459.18 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHANDA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,459.14 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, ELIASER Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $49,459.02 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $49,459.00 Date 11/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZBRZEZNY, LYNDA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $49,458.90 Date 09/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGY, JAMES F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,458.69 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOCCHETTI, RICK J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $49,458.64 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, ERIC S Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $49,458.42 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLO, JOHN V Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $49,458.40 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, MATTHEW P Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $49,458.26 Date 07/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DWIGHT R Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $49,458.22 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLINGHAST, KENNETH J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $49,457.57 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, KANDIS M Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,457.49 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, RYAN C Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,457.39 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, OBEDIAH O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $49,457.08 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JODY F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,456.75 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, CHERYL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,456.73 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKNEY, KATHLEEN F Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $49,456.70 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, DAVID N Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,456.68 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUL, AMY R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $49,456.33 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, JILL A Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $49,455.95 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNE, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,455.29 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, ERIC S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $49,455.24 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, JOHN W Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,455.11 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, JILL C Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $49,455.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,454.73 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDFOGEL, LESLIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,454.64 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCHICK, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $49,454.59 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICE, MICHAEL S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $49,454.50 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,454.32 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-SIMPSON, MICHELLE D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $49,453.89 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETT, SCOTT W Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $49,453.85 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ANN M Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $49,453.01 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANACORE, MARCEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,452.38 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTO, MARYANN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,452.30 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, WILLIAM, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $49,452.20 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTZ, SUEELLEN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,452.13 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, MARIE ROSE Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,452.08 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, PENNY P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,451.93 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, STEPHANIE J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,451.21 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,451.15 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, GEORGE J Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $49,451.07 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVESON, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Duanesburg Amount $49,450.96 Date 07/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KOEVERING, PAMELA J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,450.90 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANOUNG, ANTONIETTA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,450.81 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLECK, JOHN J Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $49,450.80 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMIJEWSKI, SCOT M Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,450.54 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDENAS, HERNANDO J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,450.52 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JENNIFER N Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,450.43 Date 06/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLAAN, JOANNE Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $49,450.28 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, MICHELE H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $49,450.12 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWAROZEK, STEPHEN S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,449.98 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ALAN G Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $49,449.80 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHRHOFF, MICHAEL C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,449.79 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPA, FRANCIS S, III Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $49,449.65 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, MARIA Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $49,449.51 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISE, JOSEPH, IV Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $49,449.42 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JOHN C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,449.31 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANESE, BRIDGET M Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,449.30 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARY C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,448.88 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, MILDRED Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,448.81 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOVER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $49,448.74 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, GREGORY A Employer name Village of Springville Amount $49,448.66 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DANIELLE L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $49,448.28 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TYRON Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,448.22 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NEDRA K Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $49,448.04 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, ANNE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,447.85 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASTON, ROSEMAY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,447.79 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, RUSTY K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,447.68 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKSTON, DIANE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,447.59 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, JAMES R Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $49,447.42 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEFFLER, APRIL L Employer name Town of Groton Amount $49,447.34 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, LORI J Employer name Broome County Amount $49,447.15 Date 09/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, MERILLEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,446.46 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOLINO, NANCY A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $49,446.27 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ADELBERT J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $49,446.07 Date 02/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASZTI, RESA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,446.03 Date 11/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, JOANNE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,446.02 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE-COLOMBO, BONNIE LEE Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $49,445.95 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONECONTI, ELLEN Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $49,445.80 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLINO, GRAZIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,445.76 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, HELEN G Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,445.76 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNINGS, RITA D Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,445.76 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, FRANK E Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,445.76 Date 02/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, RENEE' Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,445.76 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAITT, NERISSA U Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,445.76 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System