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 BURDICK, LISA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $48,450.99 Date 06/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $48,450.52 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, PATRICIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,450.51 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SANDRA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,450.16 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JASON R Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $48,449.86 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEFE-TUCKER, MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,449.74 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNACE, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Village of Massena Amount $48,449.42 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, EDMUND S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $48,449.38 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MARILYN G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,449.37 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO-HART, CAROL A Employer name Village of Chestnut Ridge Amount $48,449.18 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABBELL, DESHAWN H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,448.94 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,448.85 Date 06/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, KRISTINE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,448.62 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUERADO, MICHELLE D Employer name Broome County Amount $48,448.47 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, DIANNA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,447.97 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASTA-MANSFIELD, URSZULA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,447.80 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, MARK R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,447.78 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, KATHLEEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,447.70 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNOSKI, CHARLES E Employer name Education Department Amount $48,447.65 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDICO, LEONARD, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,447.32 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LAURA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,447.16 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, JENNILEE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,446.39 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, THOMAS J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,446.22 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Smyrna Amount $48,445.46 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, KYLE D Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $48,445.20 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARVINCHAK, KATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,445.16 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMBASCO, MARYANN P Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,445.08 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAINEZ, ROSA E Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $48,444.92 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ELLEN F Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $48,444.46 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TAMIKO L Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $48,444.23 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, JASON E Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $48,444.10 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, ERIN R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,443.78 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSIGN, RANDY W Employer name Town of Marathon Amount $48,443.74 Date 06/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGLI-ANGELI, MICHAEL J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $48,443.68 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIAZA, NAGIANE, MRS Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,443.45 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, STEVEN W Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $48,443.35 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, NATASHA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,442.29 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, PHILLIP D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,442.24 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBILE, ROBERT A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $48,442.18 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,442.10 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEB, LINDA J Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $48,442.08 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS-GEORGE, SHANNON K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,441.98 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, TRAVIS H Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,441.87 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNELLA, RENEE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,441.83 Date 09/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOPINSKI, ANNETTE M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $48,441.83 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $48,441.74 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, MARIA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,441.67 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KRISTEN L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $48,441.67 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBORN, BARNARD G, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $48,441.21 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, DENISE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $48,441.02 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMELOFSKE, MICHELE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,440.77 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, THERESA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $48,440.54 Date 02/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LAURAN E Employer name Tioga County Amount $48,440.48 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, EVELYN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,440.37 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORKELL, MAUREEN E Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $48,440.35 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TONYA L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $48,439.91 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DAVID H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,439.90 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEXTON, TIMOTHY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,439.84 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAFFIN, JEANNINE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $48,439.53 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JUAN J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $48,439.32 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, JOSEPH F Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $48,439.16 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLEY, LINDA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,439.10 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, BRYAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,439.01 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID M Employer name City of Utica Amount $48,438.77 Date 10/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERI, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $48,438.72 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GISO, ELAINE Employer name City of Watertown Amount $48,438.40 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, SHAUNA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $48,438.20 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALECHSTEIN, KIM Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,438.19 Date 09/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAMOTOUSAKIS, CHRISTINA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $48,438.04 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKLIS, NANCY Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,437.99 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERWALTERS, CELESTE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,437.86 Date 07/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, JULIANE K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,437.86 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREAS, MARY JO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,437.86 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANITSKY, MICHELLE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,437.86 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMER, MARY A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $48,437.86 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZELEY, LILLIAN TERESA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,437.86 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRINER, NANCY A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $48,437.86 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, LISA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,437.86 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, J L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $48,437.86 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMELTZER, KRISTIN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,437.84 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $48,437.67 Date 03/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABO, DONALD G Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $48,437.67 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DENISE H Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $48,437.66 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, THOMAS L, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,437.58 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, HAZEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,437.50 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLORY, KAREN S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $48,437.46 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, CHARLENE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $48,437.43 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANOKYE, DANIEL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $48,437.41 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN IDERSTINE, ALICIA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $48,437.18 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCHI, DAVID C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,437.16 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN-CAMPANA, DEBRA A. Employer name Department of State Amount $48,437.08 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, JENNIFER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,436.82 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYCROFT, WILLIAM P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,436.71 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADERA, CONCHETTA R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,436.70 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAYER, NICOLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,436.61 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOLA, RICHARD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,436.59 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHLE, EILEEN F Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $48,436.27 Date 11/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, BERNADETTE M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $48,436.16 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, MICHELLE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $48,436.00 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, WILLIAM W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,435.44 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System