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 NEAL, TIMOTHY Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $48,676.58 Date 03/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNIG, PAMELA J Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $48,676.21 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Almond Amount $48,676.12 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUHL, DIANE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,676.05 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, SCOTT A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,675.69 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, MARCIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,675.69 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, PAUL G Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,675.58 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, BONNIE G Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,674.97 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANSEN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $48,674.95 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELKER, SARAH L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $48,674.95 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEC, ROBERT Employer name Erie County Amount $48,674.53 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, REMSEN J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,674.29 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, CHRISTINA P Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $48,673.90 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURELIO, KYLE J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,673.80 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRA, MARY T Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,673.45 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKS, ALICIA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,673.42 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCAULT, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $48,673.07 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRADE, YOLANDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,672.95 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKIN, HEATHER M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,672.74 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, KATHY Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,672.34 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESCH, TIFFANY M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,672.26 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,672.17 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPIRO, MIREILLE Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $48,672.14 Date 11/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, KIM M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,672.02 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, FREDRICK P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,672.00 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTON, DOUGLAS L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,671.88 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLLENBERGER, BOBBIE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,671.77 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, ANIBAL, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $48,671.74 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SALLY G Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $48,671.60 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEN, LIJU Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,671.30 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, FRANCES Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $48,671.26 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPHART, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $48,671.24 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $48,671.19 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JODY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $48,671.07 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARICK, CHELSEA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,670.99 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, KEITH H Employer name City of Troy Amount $48,670.86 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, DEBRA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,670.80 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, VONETTA E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $48,670.70 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULUSAN, CHRISTINE Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,670.53 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICO, JEFFREY A Employer name Otsego County Amount $48,670.46 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDESI, CAROL C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,670.26 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, MATTHEW S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,670.21 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, JENNIFER A Employer name Court of Claims Amount $48,670.18 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CATHY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CYNTHIA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, JULIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVE, SHIANA D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $48,670.18 Date 06/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, PATRICIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $48,670.18 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RACHELLE L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, MARTHA J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NOREEN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, BRIGITTE C Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, PINA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HEARN, MARY E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBAUGH, LOIS Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER-BOX, CHANA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATRO, FAWN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $48,670.18 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOJO, TODD M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,670.15 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, CARRIE J Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $48,669.78 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, MARY C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,669.16 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, EMILY R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $48,669.15 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAYNE E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,668.92 Date 07/06/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, CHARLES D Employer name Cortland County Amount $48,668.90 Date 10/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $48,668.90 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROT, CLOTUDE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,668.75 Date 10/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRYAN T Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $48,668.53 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CRYSTAL S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,668.48 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,668.39 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTH, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,668.35 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSE, JANET M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $48,668.23 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SUSAN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $48,667.99 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORTUNE, PATRICK Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,667.61 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DEAN L Employer name Warren Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $48,667.58 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, CHERYL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,667.55 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, LAURA R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,667.25 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, MATTHEW E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $48,667.12 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRAS, SOTERIOS T Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $48,666.82 Date 12/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWXHURST, IRENE T Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $48,666.05 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDELL, WALTER L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,666.04 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, ROBERT S Employer name Broome County Amount $48,665.88 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, GLENN L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $48,665.54 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, ROOBI A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,665.51 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADRO-GARONE, VERONICA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $48,665.07 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, LAURA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,665.04 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOZZO, LINDA G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $48,665.03 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANGOSE, MICHAEL A Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,664.66 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BRUCE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,664.50 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGOGLIA, JESSE J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,664.48 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, FRANCES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,664.46 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, GRACE A Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $48,664.44 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARONS, DENNIS E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,664.39 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, ROBERT J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,664.02 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, JUAN P Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,663.68 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALT, STEPHANIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $48,663.53 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, CURTIS J, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $48,663.49 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, CHRISTINA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,663.39 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISALLI, DEBORAH L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,662.81 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKO, OLENA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,662.77 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System