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 PANTY, JULIANNE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,969.17 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,969.05 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, AUSTRALIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,969.03 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, ROBERT F, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,968.85 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, AUTUMN D Employer name Broome County Amount $47,968.81 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAVID S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,968.47 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPINO, WAYNE S Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,968.36 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, JOANN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,968.23 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORPORAN, MIGUEL Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,968.16 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, AMANDA S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,967.86 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIDAD, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $47,967.80 Date 05/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURELL, JOSEPH J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,967.15 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, MATTHEW E Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,966.65 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOSEPHINE Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $47,966.59 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, WILLIE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,966.56 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKHAI, MAHARANI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,966.55 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETA, MARILYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,966.17 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONALD J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $47,965.96 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAEGER, DOUGLAS E Employer name Village of Pittsford Amount $47,965.90 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYDOR, PAUL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,965.72 Date 12/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMBIE, MICHELLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,965.43 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGLE, EDWARD C Employer name Fulton County Amount $47,964.90 Date 04/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARANCE, CAL E Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,964.79 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSALL, BRUCE D, III Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,964.16 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, SONYA R Employer name Erie County Amount $47,964.15 Date 05/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, CHRISTINA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,963.84 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPOLD, META A Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $47,963.69 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOUF, SIGA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,963.65 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, PETER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,963.58 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYMM, DEBRA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $47,963.55 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ELLA M Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $47,963.36 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, CINDY M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $47,963.36 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEON, KATE E Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $47,963.20 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIUMARA, ALYSIA M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $47,963.07 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTOO, ATHAR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,962.95 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKOW, TERRY W Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $47,962.88 Date 10/13/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SIMON P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,962.72 Date 05/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, MARJORIE C Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $47,962.40 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE-BIDINGER, CHELSEA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,962.36 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,962.22 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, CHRISILIA C M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,962.21 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, RYAN T Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,961.91 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, SHERRY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,961.77 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, MAXIE L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $47,961.55 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEHN, PETER R, SR Employer name Town of Stockbridge Amount $47,961.52 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, CHRISTINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $47,961.47 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, LYNNE M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $47,961.30 Date 06/15/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, SHAWN D Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,961.20 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGINS, DEBRA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,960.83 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIRMER, JUNE E Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $47,960.80 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIVRE, JANEAN Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $47,960.55 Date 12/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $47,960.31 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SARAH I Employer name Orange County Amount $47,960.05 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINERS, UWE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,959.94 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, JEROME A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $47,959.81 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $47,959.46 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, TERESA PATERSON Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,959.46 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, GLORIA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $47,959.46 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARYELLEN Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $47,959.46 Date 02/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LORI A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $47,959.46 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, DIANE M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $47,959.26 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ARLENE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,958.92 Date 10/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, SHARON J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $47,958.90 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, BRENDA Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $47,958.85 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSOWICK, EMILY E Employer name Orange County Amount $47,958.72 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, CAROLEE Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $47,958.56 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-ABRAHAMS, JULIA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,958.26 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUE, SHANE F Employer name Town of Salina Amount $47,958.11 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, KORY E Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $47,957.97 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, CANDY Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $47,957.82 Date 06/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCASTRO, DANIEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,957.77 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, KRISTA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,957.59 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURE, DENIS Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,957.19 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GARY L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $47,957.12 Date 12/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, BRYAN K Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,957.12 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MARIO S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $47,956.79 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $47,956.76 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CAROLYN Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $47,956.58 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JEANINE S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $47,956.54 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAVEY, ELLEN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $47,956.53 Date 01/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, CONSOULA N Employer name Department of Law Amount $47,956.50 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOLD, JOHN J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $47,956.36 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, RICHARD W Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,956.32 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINO, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $47,955.32 Date 09/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNETT, LAURIE J Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $47,955.26 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DAVE M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $47,955.22 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOCH, ALESIA V Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,955.14 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DEBORAH L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,955.11 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, JAMES E Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $47,954.26 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $47,954.12 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANCY, JERMAR Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $47,953.74 Date 11/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GENE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,953.06 Date 10/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DONALD H Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $47,952.73 Date 11/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAQUET, ESTHER Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $47,952.47 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JENNIFER W Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $47,952.12 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $47,952.12 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, TERRI G Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $47,951.70 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSMAN, JAMES G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,951.67 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DIANE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,951.64 Date 01/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, ROSEANNE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $47,950.89 Date 10/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System