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 WILCOX, DIANE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,329.25 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DEATRA L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $48,329.23 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, LAURIE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,329.23 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, CYNTHIA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $48,329.23 Date 09/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SANDRA L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $48,329.23 Date 06/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, BEVERLY A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $48,329.23 Date 01/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, GENEVIENE R Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $48,329.03 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOYLENE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,328.91 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIKA L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $48,328.89 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINATOMBY, ROHONEE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $48,328.76 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAPES, ROBIN S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $48,328.69 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, HOPE E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,328.64 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JAMES P Employer name Town of Milton Amount $48,328.41 Date 05/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HREN, JOHN S Employer name Otsego County Amount $48,328.40 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAIR, PATTI J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,328.39 Date 11/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDWARE, CLINTON H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,328.36 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORSAK, LIAM T Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $48,328.25 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEGAN, DANIELLE B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $48,328.01 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADER, ANGELA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $48,327.94 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,327.30 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, JOEL W Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,327.24 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARELLA, JOANNE Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $48,326.93 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RENTIIS, MADELINE Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $48,326.92 Date 10/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, BRIAN Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $48,326.50 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSTEY, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,326.34 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, ROBERT T Employer name Warren Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $48,326.26 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JANN C Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $48,325.98 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, NABIL M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $48,325.95 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFERTY-RUSSELL, DEBRA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,325.89 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIE, JAY A Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $48,325.88 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, BRIAN B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $48,325.87 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHRINGER, PHILIP C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,325.48 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, JEFFREY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,325.21 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHITE, ALVHIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,325.20 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, DONNA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,324.98 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLE, ELIZABETH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,324.11 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIELDS, MAGGIE E Employer name Orange County Amount $48,324.08 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMINA, JOSEPH Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $48,323.96 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSEAU, GERY E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,323.83 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLISON, COLLEEN MC MANUS Employer name Broome County Amount $48,323.77 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTISON, EUGENE F Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $48,323.61 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, TONI S Employer name Education Department Amount $48,323.14 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, LISA M L Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,323.12 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENGER, JULIE A Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $48,323.10 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, SHAWNTA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,323.09 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUYEA, TINA Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,323.08 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $48,323.07 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, RICHARD K Employer name Tioga County Amount $48,322.89 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CRAIG R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $48,322.88 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, LEE J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $48,322.56 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACE, MARK J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $48,322.04 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERINA, TEAH M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,321.87 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERI, RANDY T Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $48,321.82 Date 02/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, LOUISE Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,321.50 Date 11/13/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONBRAUNSBERG, BRIAN J Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $48,321.48 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, PAMELA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,321.10 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, MICHELLE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $48,320.99 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, ANDREW B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,320.66 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PATRICK J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $48,320.50 Date 11/12/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALDIVAR, MARIA L Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $48,320.22 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEREMY Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,320.01 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, TRACI M Employer name Village of Mexico Amount $48,319.55 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABERS, ALBERT C, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,319.36 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIER, NANCY E Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,319.15 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAD, GERARD A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,319.14 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCKLEY, RADCLIFF C Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $48,318.90 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSER, NICHOLAS J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $48,318.88 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $48,318.79 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARONS, WHILEL S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $48,318.74 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETKANAS, EVA D Employer name City of Albany Amount $48,318.71 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CAROL L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $48,318.58 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, DANIEL E Employer name Oswego County Amount $48,318.45 Date 03/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KEVIN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,318.43 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, YELENA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,318.43 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMANN, CHRIS P Employer name Erie County Amount $48,318.29 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, ANDREW P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $48,318.27 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ROBERT F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $48,317.91 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,317.71 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTICK, FRANK P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,317.11 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, JESSICA L, MRS Employer name Amagansett Fire District Amount $48,317.00 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RALPH N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,317.00 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANIELLO, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,317.00 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, AMANDA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,317.00 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHARON Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,317.00 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZLER, NINA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,317.00 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKER, DOMENICK Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $48,317.00 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDSZENTIES, SONJA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,317.00 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, VALERIE Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $48,317.00 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, ANDREA R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $48,317.00 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, SYLVIA Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,317.00 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, INGRD P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,317.00 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZYZANOWSKI, ANNE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $48,316.91 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DAVID J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $48,316.86 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN L Employer name Orange County Amount $48,316.72 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY-WALKER, ALICE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $48,316.71 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTITA, DEBORAH L Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $48,316.64 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCHA, TERESA B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $48,316.60 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, DIANE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $48,316.45 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPI, RONALD B, SR Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $48,316.12 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, GINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,316.07 Date 05/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System