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 SEANER, DOUGLAS A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $48,864.40 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $48,864.00 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, MADELAYNE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $48,863.93 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESHON, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Southold Amount $48,863.89 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $48,863.70 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, BRIAN D Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $48,863.67 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JOSEPH M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $48,863.39 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, YI-KUN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,863.27 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZANOUSKY, VERNEA T Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $48,863.18 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENZEN, JEFFREY M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $48,862.90 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOFF-EDES, VIRGINIA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,862.87 Date 04/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DIANA L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $48,862.74 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIGA, JEANNETTE E Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $48,862.73 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, ALLAN DC Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $48,862.48 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, IRENE P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,862.05 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, KENT D Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,862.04 Date 02/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHAWN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,861.74 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, BRUCE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,861.70 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELINO, JANINE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,861.70 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBOROUGH, MIRIAM H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,861.70 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRETT, LATASHA T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,861.48 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATAMOROS, MILTA Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $48,861.35 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, JEFFREY A Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $48,861.16 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, REBECCA K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,860.43 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, PAUL J Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $48,860.33 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALYER, SHAWN M Employer name Village of Walden Amount $48,860.22 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, JULANN M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $48,860.03 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENSON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,859.87 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, ROSE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,859.73 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, DAVID, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,859.64 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMKINS, STEVEN J Employer name Washington County Amount $48,859.23 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Lewis County Amount $48,858.67 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, MILDRED E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $48,858.51 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLISER, THOMAS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,858.46 Date 10/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, TERRY L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,858.46 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, AMANDA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,858.36 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZI, MARK J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $48,858.28 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDI, BARBARA Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $48,858.10 Date 10/21/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DANIEL J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $48,857.99 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKOWSKI, THERESA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,857.83 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, JOHN G Employer name Town of Chester Amount $48,857.78 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, DAVID E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,857.57 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BRIAN Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $48,857.52 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, PAMELA A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,856.88 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTUNE, JOHN B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,856.86 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBITT, DOUGLAS H Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $48,856.61 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, MARK C Employer name Village of Canisteo Amount $48,856.36 Date 05/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOOK, CHRISTA M Employer name Off Prevent Domestic Violence Amount $48,856.23 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLAN, ANDREW P Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,855.85 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELINCK, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,855.58 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELKER, JENNIFER R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,855.34 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, MARY ELLEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,855.32 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $48,855.22 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, JOSHUA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,855.15 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHMAN, JAMES F Employer name City of Auburn Amount $48,855.01 Date 02/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, JASON M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,854.84 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JUSTIN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,854.72 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASIEWICZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $48,853.83 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, MARY JANE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,853.78 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, GERALD W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,853.71 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JOSEPH P Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,853.58 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JACQUELINE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,853.18 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLAW, CATHY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,853.18 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCASTRO, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,853.18 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETOR, DEBRA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,853.18 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,853.18 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, RENEE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,853.18 Date 07/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, RENEE C M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,853.18 Date 09/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, DEBORAH Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,853.18 Date 05/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, MARIANNE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,853.18 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVATA, GAIL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,853.18 Date 10/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDAUGH, LARRY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,853.18 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, MARTIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,853.18 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZA, KATHLEEN D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $48,853.18 Date 11/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ELIZABETH J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $48,853.18 Date 08/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, PRINCETTA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,853.18 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHERYL A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,853.18 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, DENISE C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,853.18 Date 10/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, COLLEEN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,853.18 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZECHOWSKI, DAVE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,853.18 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, LINDA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $48,853.18 Date 08/22/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, DORIS M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,853.18 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENZER, JEANNE Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,853.18 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKHURST, BRENDA J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $48,853.18 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTE, KAREN A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,853.18 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEFEE, CLAUDETTE A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $48,853.18 Date 12/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,853.18 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BARBARA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,853.18 Date 01/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANZAK, KATHRYN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,852.99 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONOFRE, CARLOS Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $48,852.88 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACOPINA, ANNE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,852.76 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NICHOLAS T Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $48,852.74 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIETRICOLA, JOHN H Employer name Town of Salina Amount $48,852.60 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANISKO, JANIS B Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $48,852.54 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTI, FRANCES J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,852.24 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WULFF, HAZEL E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,852.18 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CARLOS Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $48,852.17 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, ARTHUR S Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,852.11 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, ERIC H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,851.70 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MELISSA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,851.34 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System