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 BOUBARIS, CLARIBEL Employer name Orange County Amount $48,740.36 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIX, DALE J Employer name Albany County Amount $48,740.24 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $48,740.15 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATHIOS, KALLIOPI M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,740.12 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENTON, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,739.76 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKFORD, VICKIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,739.69 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, BRIAN D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $48,739.53 Date 03/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOPFEL, TORREY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,739.52 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TAMMY M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $48,739.35 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PONTE, ALEX G Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,739.16 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEY, BARAKA Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,738.96 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHN, EVAN W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,738.76 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, INGER R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,738.43 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWORTH, JOSEPH R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,738.39 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ELMAY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,738.38 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLODAK, EILEEN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,738.17 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TEEJAH Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,737.93 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, JOHN P, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,737.76 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZAPFEL, KAREN P Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $48,737.39 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALLEY, MONICA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,737.14 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSE, CHRISTA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,736.81 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCH, SCOTT W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,736.49 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKULAT, ARTHUR M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $48,736.40 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINHEIMER, GARRETT Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,736.30 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOUNTAIN, MARY M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,736.12 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, DAVID V Employer name Albany County Amount $48,736.11 Date 11/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINAN, JOAN Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $48,735.49 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, TERENCE D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $48,735.32 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,735.28 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLETZ, ADRIANNE E Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,735.24 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, KEVIN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,734.81 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,734.78 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HADERER, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $48,734.68 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, LACY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,734.36 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS, NATHAN A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $48,734.30 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONARO, KATHY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,734.14 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,734.09 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUBEH, MINWER S Employer name Orange County Amount $48,733.56 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNING, LAURA E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $48,733.46 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEISTHAMEL, PAUL T Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $48,733.13 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSACCO, GRACE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,733.13 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KATHIE J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,733.11 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACY, STEPHANIE E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,733.11 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGLEY, REBECCA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,733.00 Date 01/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, DEAN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,732.90 Date 05/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, KENT F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,732.84 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, JUSTINE Employer name Department of Law Amount $48,732.67 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, MARK J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $48,732.66 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, PAUL J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,732.42 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCAGLIA, GIUSEPPE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,732.13 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, TABITHA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,732.01 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAM, BRIAN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,731.65 Date 01/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, WILLIAM H Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $48,731.41 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNED, LUKE V Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,731.37 Date 05/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDRUM, STEVEN C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $48,731.37 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, CHRISTIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,731.20 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAINER, JEFFREY A Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $48,731.14 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ALLEN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $48,730.74 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCOM, JEAN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,730.39 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNADEN VARKEY, ANTOO Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,730.08 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIJAS, SUSANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,730.01 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDSTETTER, JAMES E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,729.98 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCARDI, JULIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,729.63 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, KATHRYN L Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $48,729.07 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JULIE A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $48,728.84 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANA R Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $48,728.71 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKER, BARBARA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $48,728.68 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, MAUREEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,728.63 Date 11/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MAUREEN L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $48,728.51 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, JAMIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,728.49 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, MICHAEL G Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $48,728.13 Date 03/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, CYNDI L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,728.12 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFINOWICH, PETER D Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $48,727.92 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCICCIOLI, DANA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,727.88 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WAYNE E Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $48,727.80 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCHER, WILMA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,727.80 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLEWELLYN, KEVIN E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $48,727.79 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, ANNIE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,727.51 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, BRENDA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,727.12 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROERE, MARGARET M Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $48,726.99 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ADAM S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $48,726.49 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCUCCI, ANNA MARIE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,726.41 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANDETTI, LINDA A Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $48,726.37 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZZO, JAMES A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,725.92 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKEY, JASON W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $48,725.87 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CAROLE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $48,725.85 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LEAN, JEFFREY I Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $48,725.77 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, MARCIA ANN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,725.70 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDONICK, LORIN T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,725.65 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSZKOWSKI, KRISTEN T Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,725.61 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENCHAK, PATRICIA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $48,725.60 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGLIN, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $48,725.59 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNPIER, JACK E Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,725.22 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $48,725.10 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLAS, JANIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,725.08 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, NICOLE L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,724.98 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFENDERFER, MICHAEL J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $48,724.61 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDEN, JANINE W Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $48,724.45 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, PAULA O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,724.36 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLWOOD, CLARA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,724.34 Date 08/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System