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 JAHIC, ISMAR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,076.53 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SONIA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $49,076.49 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBEK, MARY S Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,076.41 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBUSKI, CATHERINE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,076.27 Date 06/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMROWSKI, RENEE D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,076.01 Date 01/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DONNA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,075.98 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLINI, TERRI L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $49,075.85 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SCOTT B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,075.73 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, ASHLEE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,075.64 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUED, JAMES M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,074.87 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $49,074.85 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DAMARI Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $49,074.72 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JAMES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,074.48 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODHOO, JUSTIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $49,074.43 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARTYM, SUSAN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,074.25 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, NANCY C Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $49,073.82 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEER, MEGAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,073.75 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,073.35 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, GEORGIA L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $49,073.22 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, KRISTIN A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $49,072.84 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACELLA, DONN F Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $49,072.59 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORKE, TOBEY L Employer name Orleans County Amount $49,072.49 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAN, KATHERINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,072.35 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, DEREK M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,072.28 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TERRY R Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $49,072.10 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANAR, COURTNEY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $49,071.94 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHMEIER, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $49,071.83 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALYSSA Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,071.46 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHORSKY, HELEN K Employer name Dutchess County Amount $49,071.31 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, SARAH J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,071.21 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEDGER-PATILLO, COREY D Employer name Albany County Amount $49,071.09 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, CONNIE P Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $49,071.08 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANSKI, JEAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,070.86 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,070.78 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, DENISE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,070.78 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, ORQUIDIA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,070.68 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, TINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,070.50 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, JOSLYN Y Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,070.50 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, KIMBERLY A Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $49,070.42 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENSON G Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $49,070.29 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAND, WILLIAM J Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $49,070.28 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DANIEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $49,070.07 Date 02/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EL, AMIR T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,069.89 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNO, THEODORE S Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,069.79 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, ANILA T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,069.78 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIHEIT, COLLEEN S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,068.82 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJDAS, JOSEPH F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,068.40 Date 12/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDAKIA, MITA H Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,068.22 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPPEN, RONALD D Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $49,067.96 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, TRICIA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $49,067.90 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLTON, ERICH S Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $49,067.83 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, SHARMON T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $49,067.82 Date 12/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISKEL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $49,067.74 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, MICHELE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $49,067.58 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, EILEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,067.55 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DEBRA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,067.43 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUEST, WILLIAM J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $49,067.30 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DAPHANE L Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $49,067.00 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KERRI ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,066.97 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, MICHAEL P Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $49,066.91 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREGAL, JOHN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $49,066.80 Date 11/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, SHARI B Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $49,066.78 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODON-GRAYSON, TIFFANY M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $49,066.69 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DONNA F Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,066.58 Date 04/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLISZEK, KRISTIN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,066.46 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JOHN L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $49,066.38 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILER, KARLA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,066.20 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, GEORGINA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $49,065.80 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLE, GLENN E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $49,065.57 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOY, ANNAMARIE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,065.55 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL CASTILLO, KRYSTAL N Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $49,065.45 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATES, ROGER, JR Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $49,065.33 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MELVIN T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,065.27 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAFARANO, STEVEN M Employer name Levittown Fire District Amount $49,065.27 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, RYAN Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $49,065.19 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JESSICA F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,064.76 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JASON C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $49,064.72 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEACHIE, MICHELE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,064.57 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKIEW, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $49,064.53 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSERRATE, CASSIE E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,064.34 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZIA, FRANCES A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $49,064.27 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACZKOWSKI, BLAIR E Employer name Department of Health Amount $49,064.03 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAULDIE, MERLYN P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $49,063.50 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYN, KRISTOPHER P Employer name Newark CSD Amount $49,063.45 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,063.33 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, DAVID M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $49,062.61 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABNEY, CARRIE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,062.32 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTMAN, JOSHUA E Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $49,062.29 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARINO, STEVEN M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $49,062.19 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, SONIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,062.14 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOCHIA, RANDY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,062.06 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, LINDA C Employer name Putnam County Amount $49,061.94 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOON, STEPHEN P Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $49,061.52 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNER, ANN Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $49,061.13 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKERT, PAULA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $49,061.12 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, HOWARD R T Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $49,060.48 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, BARBARA B Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $49,060.33 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, STEPHEN J Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $49,059.93 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, BRENETT B Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,059.73 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNDARI, JOSEPH A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $49,058.82 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System