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 BRINN, EILEEN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,906.02 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, SHANNON K Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $47,905.71 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNESON, KRISTOPHER A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,905.54 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZY, MARKIA D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $47,905.32 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALLEN J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $47,905.31 Date 05/25/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, NICHOLAS M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $47,905.24 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEHLE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $47,905.19 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLINSKI, JOHN C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,905.04 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIARACINA, L D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $47,904.92 Date 01/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SHAWN R Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $47,904.70 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, HEATHER A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $47,904.49 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JULIE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,904.30 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,904.06 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARETTE, EDWARD G, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,903.82 Date 11/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEKAMP, RICHARD J, III Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $47,903.53 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LLOYD J Employer name Village of Cuba Amount $47,903.26 Date 09/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DOMINIC J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $47,903.02 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, KATHIE J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $47,902.84 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, CHRISTINE G Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $47,902.72 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, GREGORY L Employer name Town of Beekmantown Amount $47,901.83 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMIANO, DIANE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,901.71 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, BARBARA J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $47,901.60 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKANDE, OLAWALE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,901.55 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, DEAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $47,901.19 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, JACQUELINE V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,901.06 Date 02/28/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRMENTRAUT, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,900.96 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, ANGUS Employer name Village of Sodus Point Amount $47,900.82 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, ANTHONY A Employer name Albany County Amount $47,900.77 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, PATRECIA J Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $47,900.29 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, CAROL Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,899.71 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZA, YOGIN L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,899.54 Date 08/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HELEN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $47,899.25 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JESSICA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,899.21 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZEWSKI, LESLIE A Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $47,898.93 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $47,898.39 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZHCA, CLEMENTINA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,897.78 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, TYTUS M Employer name Broome County Amount $47,897.75 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGNANI, NANCY C Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $47,897.26 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGYI, MARCIA D Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $47,897.11 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS-VIOLETTE, DESIREE M Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $47,897.00 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKAW, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $47,896.89 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO, MARIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,896.53 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JESSE D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $47,896.37 Date 05/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALERIO, MARIE A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $47,895.95 Date 11/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, CAROLE J Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $47,895.75 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MICHAEL L Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $47,895.74 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNOSA, JANET L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $47,895.40 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, BRUNILDA Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $47,895.36 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIJO, EDUARDO Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,895.34 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROLAMO, FRANCES Employer name Orange County Amount $47,895.17 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCH, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,894.99 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MARGARET Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $47,894.92 Date 11/23/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DANIEL Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $47,894.69 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIELLO, MARK F Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $47,894.67 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, PATRICIA A Employer name Katonah Village Library Amount $47,894.60 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, DONALD J Employer name Town of Caneadea Amount $47,894.49 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, RALPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $47,894.43 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, ROBERT A Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $47,894.31 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, FRANCINE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,894.13 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KEISHA T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,894.00 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBY, SHARON A Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,893.81 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNING, LIANE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $47,893.81 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, JOSEPH E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $47,893.77 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGL, MARLA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,893.72 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLODGO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,893.69 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLINGHAM, DUANE L Employer name Warren County Amount $47,893.69 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LISA JO Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $47,893.68 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNETT, SHELLEY C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $47,893.61 Date 09/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JEFFERY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,893.59 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHWAY, MARK J Employer name Essex County Amount $47,893.58 Date 09/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROZDZAK, KRISTEN M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $47,893.56 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNEY, KAREN L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,893.18 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, ROBIN D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,893.04 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLON, NANCY A Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $47,892.97 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CHAD R Employer name Naples CSD Amount $47,892.94 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KATHRYN G Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $47,892.84 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANACONE, MARK D Employer name Erie County Amount $47,892.81 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODWAY, NATHANIEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,892.73 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURSE, CLARENCE A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $47,892.50 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLWOOD, BRIAN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,892.44 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCELLARI, BERNARD Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,892.36 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, JONATHAN E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,892.34 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,892.23 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHETT, RHETT E Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $47,891.93 Date 03/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, PHYLLIS M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,891.50 Date 10/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BRANDY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,891.44 Date 10/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, ERIC Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $47,891.40 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLOAN, NAGHMANA T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,891.35 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $47,891.34 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDSON, MELVIN D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,891.32 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DAVID Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $47,891.31 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, SARAH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,891.12 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPACKMANN, ANGELA M Employer name Warren County Amount $47,891.08 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, TERESA A Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $47,890.96 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, ROSE ANN Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,890.77 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLING, ELLEN J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,890.47 Date 10/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-EGGLESTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Warren County Amount $47,890.43 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GENNARO, TAWNIE M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $47,890.42 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATINI, ALEXANDER M Employer name City of Rome Amount $47,890.27 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REGAN, TRAVIS L Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,890.21 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System