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 BAILEY, RICKY R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,536.24 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLI, DEBBIE LYNN Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $47,536.21 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,536.10 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, MARIA P Employer name Orange County Amount $47,536.09 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZOLI, CELIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,536.06 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULUKOS, CASSANDRA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,535.95 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, BRENT D Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $47,535.86 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, MATTHEW J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,535.84 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK-MACKAY, JULIE A Employer name Albany County Amount $47,535.77 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KATHLEEN Employer name Orange County Amount $47,535.48 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,535.48 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JOHN C Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $47,535.48 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, CHARLES S Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,535.38 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KACIE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,535.12 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, NICHOLE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,535.03 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, JUNE S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $47,534.97 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Chili Amount $47,534.82 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, AARON N Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $47,534.80 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISALVO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $47,534.55 Date 06/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMFIELD, LAURA H Employer name Putnam County Amount $47,534.46 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHINGER, JO E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,534.21 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEDKE, ROSEMARIE Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,533.98 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESCHNIG, JOCHANAN M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,533.71 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILES, JORDAN L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,533.60 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $47,533.58 Date 09/07/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JAMIE J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,533.58 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, BETTY YVONNE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,533.58 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFMEISTER, THEODORE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $47,533.54 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUHNS, DIANE M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $47,533.34 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVACQUA, GUSTAVO Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,533.31 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, SHERYL L Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $47,533.01 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MARTIN E Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $47,532.61 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLECHNER, GERALDINE A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $47,532.55 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKE, MATTHEW E Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $47,532.29 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINAS, REBECCA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,531.93 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYURITS, DAWN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,531.84 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKEL, AMANDA C Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $47,531.83 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, GRANT, JR Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $47,531.16 Date 12/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCERA, STEVEN A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $47,530.72 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINVILLE, SCOTT M Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,530.57 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, MARIANNE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,530.02 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DONALD C Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $47,529.63 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BROOKS A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,529.54 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, EDWARD D Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $47,529.24 Date 05/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DOLLY G Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,529.12 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUSO, MARIE E Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $47,529.07 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, MELINDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $47,528.90 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DWAYNE J Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $47,528.83 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORY, JENNIFER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,528.76 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTY, YVETTE Employer name Orange County Amount $47,528.54 Date 05/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, ROBIN A Employer name Orange County Amount $47,528.51 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MEGAN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,528.48 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN M Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $47,528.47 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, MARIA Employer name Orange County Amount $47,528.46 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRODLER, SHARON D Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $47,528.39 Date 08/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRALLI, PATRICIA A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $47,528.26 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, GINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,528.08 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBRAL, MARIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,528.06 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN BAPTISTE, LILAS Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $47,528.06 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIATKOWSKI, FREDERICK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,527.95 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,527.77 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CATHERINE E Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $47,527.77 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, KATHERINE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $47,527.69 Date 08/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECIO, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,527.61 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, V HOLLY Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $47,527.00 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTOROWICZ, YVONA A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $47,526.94 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDINGER, CHELSEA A Employer name Department of State Amount $47,526.77 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, JEANINE P Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,526.53 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ZACHARY E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,526.01 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROGIACOMO, JOSEPH K Employer name Town of Union Amount $47,525.95 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, RICHARD W Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $47,525.84 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, DIANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,525.83 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, CLYDINE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,525.53 Date 02/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, DEAN R Employer name Town of Ellington Amount $47,525.30 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CORINNE A Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $47,525.18 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIM Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,525.15 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHETTI, BARBARA C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $47,524.91 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JAMES K Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $47,524.87 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, TODD R Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $47,524.81 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHANEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,524.32 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, AARON A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,524.03 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, THADUS L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,523.64 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RUTHIE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,523.26 Date 11/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACIGALUPO, JOHN K Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $47,523.11 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENON, MARCA K Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $47,523.07 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNDALIA, MOUMITA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,523.05 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGE, DEBORA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,523.02 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BETSEY J Employer name Warren County Amount $47,522.93 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, DELORES J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $47,522.87 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, WENDY L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $47,522.53 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, DENNIS J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $47,522.34 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, WILLIAM G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,522.12 Date 04/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY W Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $47,521.81 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CORALIE J Employer name Portville CSD Amount $47,521.70 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRNON, TISHA Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $47,521.47 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUSKER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $47,521.44 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, CHERRI N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,521.42 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIEL, MILEDY G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,521.40 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO, PATRICK Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,521.28 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SARA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,521.28 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System