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 KING, GARY K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $48,131.65 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, SCOTT J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,131.56 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACHER, DIANE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $48,131.52 Date 09/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SHAWN R Employer name Town of Dover Amount $48,131.52 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSON, NICOLE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $48,131.26 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, BRETT C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,131.13 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGBINOBA, SHERIECA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $48,131.01 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDANY, JAMES G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $48,130.98 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANT, SUZANNE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,130.98 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS-BROWN, CHERYLENE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,130.93 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONE, CASS W Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $48,130.90 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, NATALIE S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $48,130.79 Date 12/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ERNESTO A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $48,130.69 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMANN, THOMAS A, SR Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $48,130.69 Date 03/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SUSETTE R Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $48,130.40 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KIM L Employer name Warren County Amount $48,130.39 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRY, VINCENT A, SR Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $48,130.27 Date 05/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, CHARIESSE J Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $48,130.00 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, SHANE T Employer name Town of West Bloomfield Amount $48,129.94 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANLEY, LUKE P, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $48,129.93 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,129.90 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, KATHLEEN D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,129.81 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CHERRI L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $48,129.78 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CLAIR A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $48,129.70 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, MAGNUS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $48,129.69 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYWINSKI, MARK Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $48,129.53 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KENDRA C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $48,129.48 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, WENDY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,129.46 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, JOHN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $48,129.42 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLIE, JAMES J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,129.31 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANCUSO, NANCY E Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $48,128.92 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, MICHAEL H Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $48,128.76 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, DEBRA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,128.71 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CRYSTAL L Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $48,128.65 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, JOHN P Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $48,128.36 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO-MOSCOSO, FERNANDA Employer name Department of Health Amount $48,128.12 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONOLD, CHARLES T Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $48,128.12 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JAMES T, III Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,128.11 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $48,127.87 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRT, BETTY A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $48,127.86 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, COURTNEY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $48,127.74 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, TODD A Employer name Clinton County Amount $48,126.96 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $48,126.88 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, VICTORIA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $48,126.48 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMITALO, SARAH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $48,126.39 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEDEGEBUURE, LAURA Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $48,126.19 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRANDON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,125.99 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIES, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $48,125.98 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, SHAMARA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $48,125.89 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETRICH, JANET A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $48,125.80 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MARY J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $48,125.75 Date 09/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALLOPS, BRANDY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $48,125.46 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, RIVKA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $48,125.45 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, THERESA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $48,125.41 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNY, ROBERT H Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $48,125.11 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ERIK A Employer name Livingston County Amount $48,124.85 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTARO, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,124.84 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, DEBRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,124.84 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, WAYNE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $48,124.78 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, STACY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $48,124.57 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GROL, SHEILA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $48,124.45 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, DIANE L Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $48,124.37 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMBERG, LORI A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $48,123.87 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, BETH A Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $48,123.80 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERY, SUSAN M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $48,123.75 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA CRUZ, ANTONIO J Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $48,123.66 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, MARY BETH Employer name Onondaga County Amount $48,123.58 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBIN, JODI D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $48,123.24 Date 12/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, GERALD J, JR Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $48,123.01 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, ANTHONY F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $48,122.98 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, ROBERT Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $48,122.97 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, KRISTEN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $48,122.80 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, JAIMIE L Employer name Albany County Amount $48,122.76 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENWAY, MICHAEL J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $48,122.62 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNDON, KELLI M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $48,122.49 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIU, CHI P Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $48,122.39 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANO, RICHARD A Employer name Fulton County Amount $48,122.00 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDHAM, DURGA D Employer name Education Department Amount $48,121.68 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBODEAU, DANIEL K Employer name Erie County Amount $48,121.43 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOREK, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $48,121.41 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, ALICIA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $48,121.20 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIROLOMO, NICHOLAS Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $48,120.80 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KEZIA D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $48,120.80 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SCOTT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $48,120.63 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, PASCALE Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $48,120.62 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAK, JOHN C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $48,120.57 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, GEOFFREY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $48,120.35 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISON, SHENEATHA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $48,120.33 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYAN, TREVOR L Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $48,120.25 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINI, KAREN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $48,120.17 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, MARIE M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $48,119.51 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ANGELA M Employer name North Country Library System Amount $48,119.24 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROES, PAULETTE R Employer name North Country Library System Amount $48,119.24 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, ROBERT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $48,119.22 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUBERT-WOLFF, LOU ANN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $48,119.03 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, DONALD E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $48,118.66 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DANIEL E Employer name Wayne County Amount $48,118.57 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, BRIAN S Employer name City of Cortland Amount $48,118.51 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, PEGGIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $48,118.51 Date 07/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $48,118.48 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System