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 MESLER, DANIEL J Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $48,818.99 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, ELISE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $48,818.86 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JONATHAN A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,818.56 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIR, SCOTT E Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,818.54 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, MEGAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,818.41 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEHOVICH, JESSE J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,818.28 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, CARLOS J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,818.28 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MATTHEW J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,818.28 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUIN, SHARON A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,818.16 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $48,817.99 Date 03/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KEVIN F Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $48,817.99 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NANCY A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $48,817.88 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINO, STEPHAN A Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $48,817.77 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, CINDY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,817.76 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $48,817.66 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, ZACHARY M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $48,817.43 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHR, MICHELLE C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,817.14 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILIUS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,817.02 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, GWENDOLYN D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,816.98 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUASCONI, BRADLEY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,816.93 Date 05/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, LISA M Employer name Albany County Amount $48,816.42 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, SHEREE Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,816.20 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, JOHN J Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $48,816.14 Date 05/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DOUGLAS R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $48,816.14 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACFARLANE, HEATHER A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,815.97 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAQUERO, RAUL A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,815.58 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVIOLA, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $48,815.46 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, DOUGLAS H Employer name Town of Niles Amount $48,815.43 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, NATHANIEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,815.15 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUGH, TIMOTHY D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,814.88 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT MICHAEL, R K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,814.78 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DANA L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $48,814.46 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOON, YVETTE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,814.29 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDFORD, LINDA E Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $48,814.13 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ALLISON J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $48,814.06 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CRAIG J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,813.98 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, PATRICK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,813.70 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, KAREN A Employer name Albany County Amount $48,813.21 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADELINA B Employer name Albany County Amount $48,813.20 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUFEMIA, JEAN M Employer name City of Middletown Amount $48,813.19 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, SHARON Employer name Chenango County Amount $48,813.10 Date 11/28/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, TYECHIA T Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $48,813.08 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLO, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,812.96 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLON, MATTHEW J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,812.79 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, JULIE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $48,812.64 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSZIO, STEPHEN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,812.63 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, DONALD C, JR Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $48,812.42 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGLOIRE, MANFRED Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,812.40 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EZEL Employer name Erie County Amount $48,812.18 Date 03/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GIORGIO, DINA M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,812.14 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANGELO P Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,812.14 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, ANNA M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,812.14 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VIVIANA L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,812.14 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMAN, LEE R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,812.14 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCKERMAN, PETER J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $48,812.14 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKERT, RICHARD F Employer name Putnam County Amount $48,811.96 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELL, BRIAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $48,811.88 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHAN, MARJORIE A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $48,811.68 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CAROL A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $48,811.50 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, FELICIA A Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $48,811.45 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MELISSA M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $48,811.41 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTKO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $48,811.35 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTO, DAMIAN S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,811.12 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARBA, MARK A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $48,811.07 Date 12/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, MARITZA I Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,811.00 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERER, ELIZABETH D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,810.97 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, DAKARAI R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $48,810.92 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, GARY D Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $48,810.91 Date 07/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DAVID Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $48,810.90 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTNER, SHIRLEY P Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $48,810.87 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJARDO, HECTOR R Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $48,810.75 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, BRENDAN S Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $48,810.60 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERCZAK, CRAIG M Employer name Village of Attica Amount $48,810.55 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKOSKY, ELAINE L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $48,810.40 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, MARSHA L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,810.26 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,809.80 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILL, KEVIN M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,809.70 Date 12/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SONYA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,809.70 Date 07/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, EDGAR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,809.70 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, BRUCE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,809.70 Date 04/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, RAYMOND M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,809.70 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PATRICK L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,809.70 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHAGEN, PETER G, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,809.70 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,809.70 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMERVILLE, KENNETH P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,809.70 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUCS, MICHAEL L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,809.70 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEY, RANDY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,809.70 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JOHN R Employer name Education Department Amount $48,809.70 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEY, ROBERT H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,809.70 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITMER, DOROTHY M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $48,809.70 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, ROSEMARI Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,809.70 Date 03/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOX, DAVID Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,809.70 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, TAMMERA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,809.70 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, SOPHIA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,809.70 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEVENO, RYAN W Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,809.70 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCI, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,809.70 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, LARRY W Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $48,809.70 Date 12/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMER, REBECCA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $48,809.70 Date 01/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLICY, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $48,809.70 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, BRUCE W Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $48,809.70 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System