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 MEEKS, DERRON L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,137.37 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NANCY J Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,137.02 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURITO, LOREN C Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $49,137.02 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAY, CINDY S Employer name Village of Malone Amount $49,136.81 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PHILIP J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $49,136.42 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGER, VICTORIA M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $49,136.25 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, JOSHUA A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $49,135.92 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANEK, KATHLEEN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,135.83 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUTTING, BARBARA L Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $49,135.80 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, ABBEY E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $49,135.65 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACHY, MARLA E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,135.26 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWART, TINA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,134.75 Date 05/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, KEITH V Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $49,134.72 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Olean Amount $49,134.70 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLOSE, MATTHEW J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $49,134.36 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KENNETH R, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,133.81 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, KRISTEN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,133.32 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLUCCI, DIANE P Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $49,132.16 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLA, DIANE M Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,132.13 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERENKO, JAY C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,131.89 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, THOMAS A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $49,131.83 Date 10/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRONE, VINCENT A Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $49,131.50 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORBEGOZO, GABRIEL Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $49,131.04 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTE, PATRICIA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $49,130.91 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, PAUL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,130.67 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $49,130.59 Date 04/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JAMES V Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,130.41 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGLER, JOSHUA D Employer name Clinton County Amount $49,130.28 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WENDI L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $49,130.17 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, ANGEL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,129.90 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATHLEEN Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $49,129.60 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGERNNAK, MARGARITA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $49,129.13 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, ANTHONY C Employer name Albany County Amount $49,128.93 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANDREA, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $49,128.73 Date 07/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, CATHERINE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $49,128.57 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SONNY L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,128.45 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, MICHAEL D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,128.39 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENE, MARIE Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $49,128.17 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRIDGE, SUSAN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,127.60 Date 09/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JEFFREY T Employer name Ontario County Amount $49,127.53 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGIOVANNI, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $49,127.40 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, VALERIE L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $49,127.32 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, AMANDA N Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $49,127.12 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTO, JACQUELINE, MRS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,126.98 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUPIA-POMARICO, LISA E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,126.79 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVILLE, SHAUN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,126.61 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GEORGE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,126.55 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIPER, PAMELA J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,126.51 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURL, MARK D Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $49,126.50 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREISSER, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $49,126.47 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSO, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,126.43 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISBACHER, WENDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,126.23 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, LAQUANIS S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,125.99 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAUDELLA, CHERIE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,125.84 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, DEBBIE Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $49,125.83 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLEY, KELLY L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $49,124.86 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, TIMOTHY G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $49,124.72 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, LONNIE F, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,124.64 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, CANDACE B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,124.02 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERBA, FRANK M Employer name Locust Valley Bd Fire Commis Amount $49,124.00 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $49,123.79 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEILING, ELIZABETH M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $49,123.73 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGONI, JOHANNA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $49,123.60 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNAIL, CASIE L Employer name City of Middletown Amount $49,123.35 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZELOW, JOHN S Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $49,123.24 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMIDE, SHARON M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $49,123.20 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DEAN E Employer name Washington County Amount $49,123.20 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, JANICE E Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $49,122.96 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGARA, KARYTLA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $49,122.74 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, MICHAEL D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,122.70 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, SHERYL A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,122.61 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTA, SAMANTHA AMY Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $49,122.54 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGBY, MARLENE J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $49,122.29 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, TOMAS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $49,121.98 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCHENBERG, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $49,121.89 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLEY, GARY L, II Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,121.81 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, SUSAN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,121.80 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIQUEIRA, NICOLAU Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $49,121.77 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOENNING, JONNY Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $49,121.68 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACKEL, BRAD J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $49,121.45 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, FRANCIS, III Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,121.29 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TRACY M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,121.27 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, LU ANN T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $49,121.12 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, SHANE M Employer name Salem CSD Amount $49,121.12 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, DARREN P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,121.02 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, MELODIE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $49,120.91 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, JAMES Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,120.75 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, JOANNA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $49,120.68 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, SCOTT E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $49,120.64 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, PAUL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $49,120.59 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, SARA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $49,120.20 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, HERMAN M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $49,120.02 Date 07/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, VICKI L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,120.01 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MATT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $49,119.67 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTOCKY, PETER Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $49,119.57 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKA, MEVLUT C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $49,119.37 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHN, DEBRA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,119.32 Date 06/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITAGLIANO, SANDY M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $49,119.04 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCLOTH, PATTY J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,118.97 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, MICHAEL W Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $49,118.77 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System