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 SIMONS, JOSHUA A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $48,316.04 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREIFF, SUSAN A Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $48,315.90 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ADA N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,315.85 Date 04/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CAROL Y Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,315.85 Date 01/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RICHARD L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $48,315.75 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTO, LYNNE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,315.74 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, BRENDA H Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,315.58 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNS, KYLE K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,315.55 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CAMILLE O Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $48,315.51 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, STEVEN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $48,315.46 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNHAVER, DALE C Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,315.41 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ROBERT E Employer name City of Lockport Amount $48,315.26 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JAMES E Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $48,315.25 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABARES, SANIJE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $48,314.77 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEOD, AKIL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $48,314.65 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, DANNA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,314.59 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFEE, LYLE B Employer name Madison County Amount $48,313.92 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Day Amount $48,313.88 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVORANDO, MARY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,313.76 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHTRY, PORTIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,313.71 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLIDO-CLARK, DANA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $48,313.70 Date 10/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, YVETTE S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,313.62 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOIA, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,313.43 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DANIELLE R Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $48,313.29 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRO, TERRI S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $48,313.17 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSEPHINE O Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,313.07 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, TIMOTHY J, SR Employer name Town of Nunda Amount $48,313.01 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, KELLY L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $48,312.98 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, BRIDGET Y Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,312.82 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALK, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $48,312.73 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, DARLENE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,312.73 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT G Employer name Montgomery County Amount $48,312.66 Date 05/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, TAMARA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,312.62 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDRE, SUNIL K Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $48,312.59 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBOCCI, GREGORY Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $48,312.38 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMECEK, EMILY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,312.35 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, BARBARA J Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $48,312.31 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASATY, CATHERINE P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $48,312.16 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, RICHARD F Employer name City of Oswego Amount $48,312.07 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURSE, SANDY A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $48,312.05 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, IWEN Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $48,312.00 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JEFF M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $48,311.97 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORO, DEBORAH L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $48,311.92 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NULTY, MICHAEL J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $48,311.37 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, THOMAS A, JR Employer name Town of Chester Amount $48,311.29 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISSANA, SABINA Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $48,311.19 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, YOLANDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,310.98 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBRIN, MICHAEL L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $48,310.92 Date 07/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKLESS, MARIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,310.90 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVILLA, MARIAVERNA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $48,310.80 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISI, GREGORY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,310.77 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,310.72 Date 04/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDSON, JAMES L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,310.32 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DARCY F Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,310.27 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,309.60 Date 10/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PINTO, DANIEL S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,309.57 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GAIL J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $48,309.54 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, ARLENE L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $48,309.45 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURYTA, KARL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,309.41 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, ANGELYN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $48,309.34 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDINOT, ANDREW P Employer name Yates County Amount $48,309.17 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, CARLA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,308.96 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDO-HALL, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,308.87 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC OMBER, LINDA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $48,308.82 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANDREW S Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $48,308.79 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, JEREMY R Employer name Town of Willing Amount $48,308.49 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PREE, JAMES H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,308.44 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, NANCY D Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $48,308.20 Date 08/09/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, LYNZEE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $48,308.00 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUTMAN, MARGARET H Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $48,307.94 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $48,307.84 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, IAN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $48,307.76 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATZEN, LISA A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $48,307.75 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYER, ELLA K Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $48,307.50 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, SHAQUANDA S Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $48,307.49 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENSHON, ALEXANDRIA N Employer name New York Public Library Amount $48,307.49 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAVALACI, ANTONELLA Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $48,307.18 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCHILL, BRETT P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $48,307.12 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, DARRIN D Employer name Town of Alabama Amount $48,307.09 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GEORGE Z, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $48,307.02 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, ALEXIS M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $48,307.00 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAB, THOMAS Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $48,306.84 Date 11/18/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BONNIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $48,306.76 Date 07/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Orange County Amount $48,306.75 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMAN, DONALD J Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $48,306.60 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JENNIFER L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $48,306.31 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, CHARLENE D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,306.13 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASSIE, ROBIN Employer name City of Kingston Amount $48,305.61 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARI, STACEY D Employer name Schuyler County Amount $48,305.60 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,305.50 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, B CHRISTINE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,305.22 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, TRACEY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $48,305.21 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTERIANO, NELSON G Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $48,305.10 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, ALBERT G Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $48,305.09 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, EDWINA Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,305.04 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RICHARD E Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,305.04 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERENZ, PAMELA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $48,305.04 Date 08/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGENT, TONYA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,304.99 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $48,304.86 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, BARBARA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $48,304.85 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System