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 RINALDI, REGINA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,398.89 Date 03/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICCETTI, SUSAN L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,398.81 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, WANDA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $49,398.58 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELL, MATTHEW A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $49,398.47 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELUS, EDELINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,398.42 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOATE, DAVID J Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $49,398.26 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $49,398.08 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, THOMAS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,397.84 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DERRICK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,397.83 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGOOD, HOPE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,397.57 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, ERIC S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,397.41 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEBICK, CELESTE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $49,397.35 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINE, MANONCE C Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,397.25 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JASON Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $49,397.14 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, ANTHONY D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $49,396.94 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOSE L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,396.88 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, FRED E Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $49,396.76 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, RANDY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $49,396.54 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, BARRY R Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $49,396.27 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERINO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $49,396.22 Date 07/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINNER, LINDA J Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,396.01 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAN, BRUCE M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,395.24 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LEONARD J Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,394.76 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, FRANCES L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $49,394.68 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA RUFFA, STEVEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,394.57 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, LORI A Employer name Orange County Amount $49,394.55 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYTKO, HALYNA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $49,394.49 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DEREK W Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,394.29 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DIANE L Employer name Northville CSD Amount $49,394.22 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, BILLI JO Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,394.09 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EDWARD H Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $49,394.06 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PAUL D Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $49,393.95 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORY, ALISON E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $49,393.76 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, THELMA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,393.70 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CECILIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,393.61 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTS, JAMES C, JR Employer name Town of Clermont Amount $49,393.42 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, GARY L Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $49,393.41 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKASKIW-POTTER, LYNNE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,393.38 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, CHARLENE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,393.37 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKO, LORRAINE J Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $49,393.34 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, TERRY L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $49,393.31 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, JANICE M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $49,392.84 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATTO, TAZZA Y Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $49,392.61 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEBKE, KRISTI L Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $49,392.59 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LUCCA, PETER J Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $49,392.50 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JOANN M Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $49,392.50 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, LAURIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $49,392.45 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, TAMMY L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $49,392.42 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, NATALIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,392.21 Date 06/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWS, MAGGIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,392.14 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CANDACE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,392.01 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGARTY, DOLORES G Employer name Otsego County Amount $49,391.94 Date 09/07/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, SAUNDRA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,391.92 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, BERNADETTE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,391.85 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSNANE, LORRAINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,391.80 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEUREAU, LISA Y Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $49,391.57 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, LEANNETTE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,391.43 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, VINCENT J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $49,391.23 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOANE, SANDRA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,391.13 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEHE, KYLE C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $49,391.11 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, REBECCA A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $49,391.02 Date 11/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHLEEN R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,391.01 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNER, KENNETH W Employer name Town of Lima Amount $49,390.94 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANAUDO, MARK Employer name City of White Plains Amount $49,390.73 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITERA, JOSEPH I Employer name Village of Chester Amount $49,390.65 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER-ROBBINS, DOLORES J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,390.40 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, AMY L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $49,390.33 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, SAMUEL N Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $49,390.14 Date 12/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEANNINE Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $49,390.00 Date 04/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, DEBRA D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,389.58 Date 06/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCK, HEATHER J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $49,389.55 Date 07/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JENNY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,389.39 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARKEY, PALATHINKAL S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,388.99 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KELLY A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $49,388.55 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTT, SUSAN M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $49,388.43 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, KAMAE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,388.29 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEER, STEPHEN A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $49,388.09 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, MARGARET M Employer name Yates County Amount $49,388.03 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, KATHY L Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,387.95 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCH, KENNETH S Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,387.77 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, PAULA J Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $49,387.70 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, JEREMY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,387.62 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, LISA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,387.60 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $49,387.39 Date 03/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, AMY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,387.12 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADEL, MARIE M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,386.98 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, KRISTIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,386.86 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, CLIFFORD TODD Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $49,386.82 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, BRET W Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $49,386.80 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAUTWEIN, WALTER R Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,386.75 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SUNILA WILLIAM Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $49,386.63 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLATARCI, SAL J Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $49,386.60 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ROXANNE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $49,386.48 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUNER, JANET L Employer name Putnam County Amount $49,386.46 Date 12/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDLE, PETER R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $49,386.40 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADLIN, ELIZABETH MARY Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $49,386.15 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KEVIN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,386.14 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, KRYSTLE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,385.99 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, TULUN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $49,385.96 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, NATASHA N Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $49,385.96 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System