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 ROSS, JEFFREY W Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $47,847.99 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, VIONIE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $47,847.97 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELLE, LARAINE Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $47,847.63 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, TRACY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,847.42 Date 02/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, DE'SHANTEL R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,847.15 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, TEMA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,846.98 Date 03/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, LUKE A Employer name Erie County Amount $47,846.97 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,846.81 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CAROLE T Employer name Wyoming County Amount $47,846.75 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, LAURIE A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $47,846.55 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULHANEK, JACK L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,846.50 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, HENRY F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,846.41 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, YARA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,845.67 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CANDIA, ROSEMARIA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,845.46 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOHN G Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $47,845.45 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBY, JAMIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,845.24 Date 07/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPARDI, LORI C Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $47,845.09 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMONETTI, KAREN T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $47,845.09 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIERNO, ELAINE A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $47,845.09 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LARRY C, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,844.86 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUEEN, WANDA R Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,844.59 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, PATRICK S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,844.54 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, KELLY E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,844.13 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADT, JEREMY LEE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,844.06 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, PANDORA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,844.00 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIELAND, ERIC K Employer name Village of Youngstown Amount $47,843.60 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, JOSHUA C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,843.47 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JERMAINE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,843.34 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, SHERI L Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,843.12 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, DARLENE B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,842.63 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPE, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $47,842.37 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, CHRYSTAL L Employer name Genesee County Amount $47,842.26 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETHINGTON, DAVID V Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $47,842.17 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTUNEN, KATHARINE A Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $47,842.09 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $47,842.08 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, BRIAN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,841.94 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, LUANNE J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $47,841.83 Date 09/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLIS, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Paris Amount $47,841.66 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFS, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,841.48 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANTY, NICHOLE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,841.43 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETOSKE, JOHN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,841.29 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELANIE K Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,841.13 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, MARY K Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $47,840.94 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, TRACY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,840.50 Date 11/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SASHA M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $47,840.20 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTHALS, DONNA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,840.20 Date 08/03/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARO, RAYMOND E Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $47,840.15 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHANE Employer name Wayne County Amount $47,840.14 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DENISE S Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $47,840.04 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMMER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Oneida Co Soil/Water Con Dist Amount $47,840.00 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, IVY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,839.95 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLARA, PATRICIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,839.58 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, ADRIANNE I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,839.51 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWY, RICHARD T Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $47,839.45 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, EDITH Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $47,839.07 Date 08/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIGNO, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $47,838.79 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISHOLM, LATRICIA C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,838.72 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LYNDA M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $47,838.49 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIGELLI, KATHIE B Employer name Village of Black River Amount $47,838.49 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERIO, JOHN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $47,838.42 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, PETER A Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $47,838.03 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYN, GERRITT C Employer name Town of Huron Amount $47,837.82 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, RAYMOND C, JR Employer name Peru CSD Amount $47,837.80 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, PAUL J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $47,837.40 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, PAMELA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $47,837.21 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFILIPPO, JEREMY J Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $47,836.99 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIGO, SANDRA K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,836.96 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKES, RAYMOND A Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,836.81 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, KATHRYN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $47,836.72 Date 11/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBB V Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $47,836.70 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMERSON, RENEE E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $47,836.60 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, MARY F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $47,836.31 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKETT, DAVID A Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $47,836.28 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERS, DIANE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $47,836.09 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, KIMBERLY R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $47,836.07 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUGLIANO, DOLORES Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,835.98 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVIV, GAIL H Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,835.98 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURADO, BLANCA E Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,835.98 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE YOUNG, BOB L Employer name Seneca County Amount $47,835.85 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAMESWARAN, VENKETACHALAM Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,835.46 Date 11/25/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, AMANDA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,835.44 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, HOLLY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $47,835.24 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, STEPHEN B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,835.18 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HEATHER M Employer name Town of Pine Plains Amount $47,834.81 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CARY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $47,834.80 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NELSON Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $47,834.75 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPPNER, HENRY J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $47,834.66 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, JENNIFER R Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,834.36 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, COREY J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $47,834.23 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANON, ASHER J Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $47,833.86 Date 12/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDY L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $47,833.76 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCUM, DAVID A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $47,833.01 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEJNAR, KELLY M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $47,832.91 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUKS, YANKEL Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $47,832.85 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBBS, CELESTINE Y Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $47,832.68 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBRA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,831.50 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-GILLES, KIMBERLY N Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $47,831.49 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CECILIA R Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $47,831.12 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORMAN, BRIAN G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $47,830.78 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, EARL J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,830.62 Date 07/18/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System