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 DE SANTO, ADAM D Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $49,166.27 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINA, IVY R Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,166.11 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MELISSA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,166.09 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDMAN, WENDY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,166.08 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADDEN, TYRELL L Employer name Albany County Amount $49,166.03 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, KEVIN W Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,166.00 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $49,165.97 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSEUS, RICHARD W Employer name Wayne County Amount $49,165.97 Date 10/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIMECA, DEBORAH Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $49,165.94 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVAJAL, OLGA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,165.90 Date 02/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, MD SEKANDER A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $49,165.87 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZA, KATHRYN D Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,165.59 Date 03/08/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, SUSAN K Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,165.56 Date 04/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, ANTHONY G Employer name Albany County Amount $49,165.33 Date 11/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIWETHER, RUBY D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $49,165.23 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCANDELA, KELLIANN M Employer name Deer Park Fire District #14 Amount $49,165.13 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON D Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,164.98 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENYSE, STEPHANIE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $49,164.88 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, EDITH J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $49,164.75 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,164.73 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INDOE, DEBRA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,164.70 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, ADAM M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,164.04 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECCA, JULIE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,163.94 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ALLEN D Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $49,163.69 Date 11/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIN, CLAIRE M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $49,163.44 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREE, MICHAEL P Employer name Albany County Amount $49,163.30 Date 11/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETH, MAUREEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,163.13 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $49,163.13 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAIR, EDWARD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $49,162.55 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, FRANCESCA P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $49,162.51 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCHIARELLO, KATHERINE R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,162.34 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISMANTLE, HAROLD J Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $49,162.25 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, ANITA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $49,162.23 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USHER, CECILIA E Employer name Department of Law Amount $49,161.51 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, CARLO J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,161.37 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPELL, HENRY A Employer name Town of Beekmantown Amount $49,161.05 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, LORI J Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $49,160.69 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNING, KRISTY L Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $49,160.67 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURN, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Watertown Amount $49,160.61 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIPMAN, PATRICIA I Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,160.54 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CHERIE J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $49,160.40 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLM, KENNETH R Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $49,160.08 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, CHERYL A Employer name Columbia County Amount $49,160.00 Date 04/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ROBERTO Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $49,159.57 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSTER, LYNN A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,159.25 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENEER, ADOLPHUS Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $49,159.24 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONALD W Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $49,159.17 Date 01/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARE, RYAN A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,158.87 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE-DIXON, CARMEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,158.82 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, STEPHANIE J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $49,158.78 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHROPSHIRE, KAROL A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $49,158.48 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SHARON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.44 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JEAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.44 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLMAN, PHILIP J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.44 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGERD, KENNETH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTER, JOSHUA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIAC, THOMAS Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, CLARYCE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, PAMELA P A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISHNAMURTHY, RAMMOHAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, CRAIG J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALASZCZUK, JAMES W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEOGOS, ANDREW W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMAGE, MATTHEW A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESORIERO, THOMAS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,158.32 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, SUSAN R Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $49,157.88 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $49,157.38 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ROSALYN N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,157.33 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, DAVID N Employer name City of Rome Amount $49,157.21 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIA, LEONARD M Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $49,157.15 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DANIEL D P Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $49,157.02 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINS, LISA A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $49,156.89 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINI, WILLIAM A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $49,156.80 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, LUIS F Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $49,156.75 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABBIA, ANTHONY P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $49,156.70 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROLL, DAWN B Employer name Columbia County Amount $49,156.69 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMERTER, WILSON J Employer name Town of Wethersfield Amount $49,156.52 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPPOLO, ANTHONY R Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $49,156.48 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULTER, JAMES E Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $49,156.44 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITER, LUKE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,156.29 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CHAD D Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $49,156.08 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMAN, LEAH N Employer name Erie County Amount $49,155.82 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, GEOFFREY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,155.66 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLA, GARY E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $49,155.51 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEUER, JEFFREY D Employer name Seneca County Amount $49,155.51 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLESE, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $49,155.30 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $49,155.21 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, CRISTINA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,155.08 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $49,154.98 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JAY K Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $49,154.97 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, SUSAN A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $49,154.56 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, TAMIKA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $49,154.56 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Pierrepont Amount $49,154.21 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ANITA M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $49,153.95 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRILL, MATTHEW A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,153.90 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, JOEL M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,153.71 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CHRISTINA M, MS Employer name Cortland County Amount $49,153.46 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMOLIS, V VINCENT, III Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,153.28 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELFE, ROBERT O, JR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $49,152.95 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System