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 ANGELO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $48,788.26 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, SALVATORE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $48,788.04 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUSKA, JONATHAN D Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $48,787.60 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUCKER, EDWARD J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $48,787.41 Date 04/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURWITZ, LEIGH V S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,787.30 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDNO, KATHLEEN O Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,787.13 Date 09/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JEFFERY L Employer name Village of Union Springs Amount $48,787.01 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JAMES G Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $48,786.94 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANARO, RONALD J Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,786.76 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAVID A, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,786.27 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITHERELL, JULIA B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,786.21 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLACK, EDWARD A Employer name Albany County Amount $48,786.12 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGE, JOSEPH L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $48,785.86 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DANIELLE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,785.20 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOFIELD, GEORGE R, III Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $48,785.19 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JEAN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,785.17 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREY, KATHY S Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $48,785.00 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSBURY, RICHARD W Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,784.69 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORTCH, DEBBIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,784.60 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RION, GEORGE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,784.56 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSHLAR, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $48,784.52 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPHONSE, LOUIS A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $48,784.36 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARRON, RONALD E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,784.30 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KENNETH H Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $48,784.23 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,784.20 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, JAMES M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $48,784.11 Date 08/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LOUISE A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $48,784.10 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, ANTHONY O Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,783.93 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENEA, JOHN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $48,783.82 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, BONNIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,783.70 Date 07/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL-LAWLOR, JANICE M, MS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,783.70 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, BARBARA R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,783.70 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAFINO, JOHN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,783.70 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, JOSEPH A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $48,783.64 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,783.31 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVATORE, PHILOMENA B Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,783.17 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENIRD, AMY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,782.79 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RUTGER L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $48,782.58 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ROBERT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $48,782.57 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ALLEN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,782.51 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADONE, LYNN A. Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $48,782.34 Date 02/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VICTOR J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,782.33 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKOWSKY, KRISTA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,782.06 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, REGINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,781.96 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,781.93 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOXHA, BUKURIJE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,781.90 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $48,781.85 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POITRAS, KIMBERLY S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,781.73 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, HILARY A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $48,781.63 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBIN, BARBARA J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,781.62 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISELY, DENISE A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $48,781.51 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $48,781.42 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOSUA, MICHAEL S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,781.26 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTER, AMY E Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $48,781.17 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKLEY, DEBORAH Z Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,781.12 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,781.12 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ARSIEMA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,781.11 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHYPSKI, CHRISTINE E Employer name Richfield Springs CSD Amount $48,781.07 Date 01/23/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, COLLEEN A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $48,781.01 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNING, DAVID P, II Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $48,780.97 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ALTHEA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,780.94 Date 07/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARPELLI, MARGARET Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,780.90 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOLUND S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,780.78 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKS, LAURA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,780.72 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTERMAN, BRYCE J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $48,780.69 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, RYAN D Employer name Town of Chester Amount $48,780.29 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $48,780.13 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,779.33 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TYLER R Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $48,779.26 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, CRYSTAL R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,779.13 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENWICK, EDWARD T, JR Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,779.07 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKENS, DONNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,779.06 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADWAY, JESSICA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,779.03 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, COURTNEY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,778.96 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, JOHN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,778.49 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, CHRIS F Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $48,778.23 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUF, JENNIFER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,778.02 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUTSKY, MARINA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,777.99 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEBRINE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,777.92 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, WILLIAM B Employer name Greene County Amount $48,777.87 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIFFRINGER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $48,777.80 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HAGAN, STEPHANIE K Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $48,777.76 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, MATTHEW D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $48,777.41 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIUTTO, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,777.12 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,777.12 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JEFFRY G Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,777.02 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARCUS C Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,776.58 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, TERA A Employer name Yates County Amount $48,776.03 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, MICHAEL A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $48,775.65 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUGGY, JOHN T Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $48,775.64 Date 08/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, CHRISTINE Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $48,775.35 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKMAN, JILL A Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $48,775.19 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK, JEFFREY M Employer name Madison County Amount $48,775.04 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONZINI, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $48,775.04 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CYNTHIA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,774.96 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JOHN E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,774.81 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, TAMARA B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,774.37 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,774.05 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, CYNTHIA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,773.99 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNELL, GEORGE M Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $48,773.68 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System