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 BROWN, LOXLEY A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $48,420.84 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEKLOF, KEVIN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,420.79 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DURWOOD L, JR Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $48,420.23 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIA, XIAO MIN Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,420.19 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, RASHAAN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $48,419.95 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, KATHRYN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,419.91 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, MARK Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $48,419.48 Date 09/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERA, IVELISE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $48,419.07 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, AIMEE L C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,419.02 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADUANO, ASHLEY B, MS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,418.96 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARACALLI, LILLIAN E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $48,418.93 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHFORD, JAMES S Employer name Town of South Bristol Amount $48,418.91 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, GEORGE S, III Employer name Broome County Amount $48,418.67 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARN, RONALD H Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,418.51 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIOU, SHYH Y Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $48,418.26 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LOUISE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $48,418.18 Date 06/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKE, HELEN R Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,418.06 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONERGAN, MARIA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,417.76 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHOUSE, WESLEY E Employer name Village of Interlaken Amount $48,417.75 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROLL, MARGARET M Employer name Albany County Amount $48,417.48 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONE, LEE A Employer name Albany County Amount $48,416.89 Date 03/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAJKO, MICHAEL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,416.88 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASI, MARK R Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,416.71 Date 06/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABOWICZ, MARK Employer name Madison County Amount $48,416.61 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ALIAH T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,416.60 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONOR, RAYMUNDO Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $48,416.47 Date 01/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, MARITZA Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,416.46 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIFF, NAIKELIN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,416.17 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, BONNIE J Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $48,416.05 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, MARLENA C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $48,416.02 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASPER, LINDA R Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,416.01 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIKERT, DARLENE G Employer name Town of Concord Amount $48,415.78 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTA, ANTHONY R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,415.69 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, LYNN D Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $48,415.51 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELE, MARIA S Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,415.50 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLICK, KRISTEN N Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,415.43 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTRY, DENISE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,415.43 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,415.43 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ROSA E Employer name Orange County Amount $48,415.34 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, MARIANNA Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,415.34 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, JENNIFER J Employer name Franklin County Amount $48,415.20 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINEAUX, STEPHEN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,415.14 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, EDWARD F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $48,415.10 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTYN, KATHLEEN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,415.04 Date 09/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELIFF, DARLENE A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $48,414.93 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, HEIDI S Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,414.86 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIRE, TYLER A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,414.79 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, ROY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,414.73 Date 09/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,414.71 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHOLZ, DAWN A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $48,414.64 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDELLA, DEBRA S Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $48,414.23 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHRISTINE S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $48,413.51 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREW, NANCY E Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $48,412.80 Date 09/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMBORSKY, SHANNON R Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $48,412.79 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHLER, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $48,412.73 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, TAYLOR A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $48,412.56 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ISMAEL Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $48,412.20 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, LAKIESHA L Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,412.18 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARD, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $48,412.15 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Erin Amount $48,412.03 Date 07/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALYSSA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $48,412.01 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGES, MARIO L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,411.72 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LILIANA Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $48,411.61 Date 02/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, AMY J Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $48,411.60 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, REGINA A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $48,411.36 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARZINSKI, WALTER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $48,411.35 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISCO, KAREN A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $48,411.27 Date 09/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, W ANTHONY, JR Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $48,411.14 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADERESTE, PATRICK, JR Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,411.09 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMISTER, BRENDA J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $48,411.03 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, RACHEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,411.01 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANS, WAYNE R Employer name Town of Bath Amount $48,410.99 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORWITZ, NATHAN I Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,410.71 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALTZ, RONALD S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $48,410.66 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFITZINGER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Alden Amount $48,410.49 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,410.44 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE-HARRISON, MARY K Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $48,410.19 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, LINDA F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,409.88 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, JEREMIAH W Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,409.81 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, JOSEPH A Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $48,409.64 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBIN A Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $48,409.35 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTENO, ADAM F, MR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,408.91 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, LUGENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,408.87 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TERREL D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,408.73 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCALLISTER, KATHLEEN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,408.69 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, KAREN E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $48,408.64 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENECK, MICHAEL Employer name Columbia County Amount $48,408.43 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGENBRODT, ROXANNE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $48,408.43 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTHERSELL, CATHERINE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,408.10 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALO, ANDREA J Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $48,407.97 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, MICHELE D Employer name Greene County Amount $48,407.53 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRENDA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,407.13 Date 09/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DARICE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $48,407.06 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIEWICZ, JACQUELINE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $48,406.95 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTRICK, KATHRYN M Employer name Avon CSD Amount $48,406.85 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, ABIGAIL O Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,406.66 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, KENNETH S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $48,406.53 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CHARLES P Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $48,406.10 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTALONE, VINNIE D Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $48,405.80 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, REBECCA J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $48,405.06 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System