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 BUTTS, SHANEIQUA T Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $48,342.83 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAKES, RANDALL S Employer name Chenango County Amount $48,342.60 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, HEATHER A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,342.52 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ROBERT K Employer name Schenectady County Amount $48,342.52 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROSWITHA Employer name Cornell University Amount $48,342.38 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUIE, MIRANDA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $48,342.26 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMADOR, ANNA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,342.22 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, RAMON, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,342.06 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACUIN, KELLY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,341.95 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, DEBORAH J Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,341.74 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENFIELD, JEAN Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $48,341.73 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCIO, ROLANDO T Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $48,341.70 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, KEITH L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,341.70 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEHALSKI, KELLY M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,341.69 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHORK, MEGHANN D Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $48,341.65 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $48,341.25 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVARELLA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $48,341.13 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPIES, SUSAN B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $48,341.13 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,341.00 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELCHENKO, MATTHEW Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $48,340.80 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, DOUGLAS J, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,340.42 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZY, JAMES T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,340.12 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LISA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $48,340.06 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, LAWRENCE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,339.99 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANO, LISA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $48,339.86 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, DAVID K Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $48,339.70 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, VALERIE A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $48,339.67 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, DENNIS J Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,339.39 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARYL, ALEXANDRIA M Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $48,339.24 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, DANIEL F, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,339.19 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,338.66 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBERHOLT, VAISHALI Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $48,338.40 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, TERRI L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $48,337.80 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Berne Amount $48,337.53 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, NICHOLAS G Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $48,337.46 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBLE, DAVID E Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $48,337.40 Date 12/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TANYA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,337.29 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREVNAK, JANUARY A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $48,337.25 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAISS, MADELYN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $48,336.90 Date 10/16/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DANIELLE M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $48,336.80 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLANCE, CATHERINE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,336.57 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, YAQUELIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $48,336.54 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, TIMOTHY A, JR Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $48,336.45 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDER, KATHARINE DEE Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,336.40 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, JASON M Employer name Village of Medina Amount $48,336.01 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MICHAEL M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,335.90 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHANEM, FRANCOIS K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $48,335.82 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, DAWN Employer name Erie County Amount $48,335.81 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIERSSEN, DONALD J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,335.79 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREGIANO, SEAN R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,335.74 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHLE, MARIA T Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $48,334.74 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $48,334.66 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, DOYAL F Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,334.56 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, DOLORES J Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,334.53 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERON, TODD S Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $48,334.45 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGMAN, ROBERT N Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $48,334.30 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, LYDIA N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,333.61 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, ROSALIE V Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,333.61 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MARIAN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,333.49 Date 02/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHOMB, JOHN H, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $48,333.37 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, SARAH L Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,333.31 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MIGUEL A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,333.30 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, JOSEPH J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,333.22 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DEMETRINA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $48,333.01 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALUSTRI, MARIANNE F Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $48,332.80 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, DANIEL M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $48,332.58 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $48,332.47 Date 02/08/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMARA, BRIAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $48,332.42 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINETTE, GAYLE L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $48,332.37 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBNER, DAWN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,332.36 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSANO, JASON A Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,332.34 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYGREN, DARLENE H Employer name Town of Busti Amount $48,332.24 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, PAMELA Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $48,332.18 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUTSKY, MARINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,332.15 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARIO D Employer name Westchester County Amount $48,332.07 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANGELA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,331.44 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, MARY E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,331.43 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, SYREETA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $48,331.36 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARDI, CATHERINE Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $48,331.32 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, ESTIBALIZ Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,331.19 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, EUGENIA Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $48,331.18 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGARGIOLA, LORENZO A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $48,330.85 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTHAM, JENNIFER M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $48,330.72 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMELIS, CHARLES Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,330.46 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, JAMIE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,330.39 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, LUIS Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $48,330.32 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, SHARON K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $48,330.31 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RUDY S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,330.26 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACELLI, JONATHAN E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $48,330.23 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOREN, VICKY T Employer name Legislative Ethics Committee Amount $48,330.16 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBRICK, HENRY A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,329.96 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, JUSTIN R Employer name Chemung County Amount $48,329.94 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RODNEY C Employer name Town of Nunda Amount $48,329.89 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDON, DAPHNE L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $48,329.87 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOVRON, BEVERLY Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $48,329.86 Date 04/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNY, SHYBI Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $48,329.66 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, ANTHONY J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $48,329.42 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTER, TONIA K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,329.34 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, DANA A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $48,329.29 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLINGS, NORMAN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,329.25 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System