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 MALONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $49,340.74 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, DEBORAH Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $49,340.14 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, STEVEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,340.07 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, DAVID O Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $49,339.91 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,339.44 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,339.44 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, WYNNETTE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,339.44 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ZENAIDA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $49,339.32 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISEN, WARREN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,339.21 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, ANTHONY D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,339.00 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, TODD M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,338.94 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PHYLLIS A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,338.87 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JOSHUA T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,338.66 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, OWEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,338.65 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNATYNE, LISA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,338.50 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANTONIO, PETER A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $49,338.22 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASNOW, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,338.09 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $49,337.98 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, JILL E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $49,337.80 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANPATTEN, ROBIN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $49,337.78 Date 10/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGALSBE, LOIS M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $49,337.68 Date 09/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $49,337.64 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, LORRAINE W Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $49,337.36 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHM, TATIANA W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,337.10 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SHAWN M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $49,336.95 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, RANDALL C Employer name City of Troy Amount $49,336.91 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, PORTIA F Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $49,336.89 Date 01/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, ERIC A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $49,336.71 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MESSER, LAWRENCE B, JR Employer name Orange County Amount $49,336.64 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHATELIER, JACK P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $49,336.57 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHLE, THEODORE C, JR Employer name Town of Webb Amount $49,336.46 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, APRIL C Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,336.38 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITELLI, DAVID J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $49,336.20 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, LUKE D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,335.89 Date 06/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULET, WILLIAM M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $49,335.80 Date 03/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JAMIE Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $49,335.61 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, CONSTANCE J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,335.61 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIULLA, SALVATORE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $49,335.28 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELINE, AMANDA S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $49,335.25 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDOCK, LISA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $49,335.08 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIGNY, THERESA M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $49,334.72 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGTON, NORMAN D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $49,334.68 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, JESSICA A Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $49,334.66 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLIC, MARISA Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $49,333.88 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLEDIN, DMITRI Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $49,333.57 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYTKA, PAUL E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,333.46 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GERALD W Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $49,333.29 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORKIEWICZ, CRAIG R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,332.87 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANS, SHARMAN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,332.84 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DANIELLE E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,332.66 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SHARON E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,332.49 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASS, STACEY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,332.47 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, SANDRA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,332.45 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELS, WILLIAM F Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $49,332.39 Date 06/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, PATRICK M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $49,332.38 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARATARE, CHAD A Employer name Washington County Amount $49,332.11 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARIA I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,332.07 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDY, DEREK L Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $49,331.80 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, HANNA K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,331.47 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DONNA A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $49,331.19 Date 01/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JOSEPH H Employer name Town of Groton Amount $49,331.04 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, RONALD Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,330.97 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,330.96 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRTON, NEIKESHA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $49,330.75 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $49,330.45 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $49,330.45 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHIDA, MARIA L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $49,330.44 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFRA, CATHERINE A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,330.28 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABISH, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $49,330.18 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOULDERS, SHAUN Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $49,329.97 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $49,329.92 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, MORGAN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,329.91 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHNER, REBECCA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $49,329.41 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, ROSALIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,329.39 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DOROTHY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,329.23 Date 11/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, OSHANE S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,329.22 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, XIU FANG Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $49,329.06 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, ANTHONY P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $49,328.90 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANAGI, ELENA M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $49,328.58 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GERALD F Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,328.58 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLNER, DAWN M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $49,328.32 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, MELINDA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,328.32 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARGARET M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $49,328.19 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, KENNETH J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $49,327.94 Date 08/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, MARY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $49,327.90 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TRICIA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,327.59 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERO, ARTHUR Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,327.53 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NEREIDA Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,327.34 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, MELISSA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,327.19 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, BEVERLY A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,327.18 Date 12/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JULIE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,327.11 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, YAKA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,327.03 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS-TYO, ELLEN P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,326.68 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ERIC J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $49,326.60 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANO, CHRISTINE A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $49,326.57 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, ALEJADRINA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,326.52 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWS, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,326.17 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIDOLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $49,325.96 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANTON, FLORIANNA G Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,325.88 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KARLEEN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,325.84 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System