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 RAY, CATHLEEN A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,507.12 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLINO, MARIBETH A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,507.12 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSO, BETH E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $47,507.12 Date 01/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETTE, CAROL Y Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $47,507.12 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, GRACE S Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $47,507.12 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZABACHE, SONIA Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $47,507.12 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROKE, BARBARA J Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $47,507.12 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGAR, ANITA I Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $47,507.12 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALAPPURA, SUNNY J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,507.12 Date 04/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SIMONE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $47,507.12 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, GISELA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,507.12 Date 04/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, MAUREEN K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,507.11 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNEY, JOHN D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $47,507.11 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHARD, CHARLES Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,507.11 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCHER, CLIFTON J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $47,507.11 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FRANKLYN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $47,507.11 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JAMES A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,507.11 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, DOW-VOLEAN M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,507.11 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, EUSEBIA B Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,507.11 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSON, USILL Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $47,507.11 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERIC R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,506.96 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRIE, ERIC M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $47,506.89 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, LEE R, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,506.67 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ANNE MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $47,506.02 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TERRONE L Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $47,505.82 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, RAYMOND Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $47,505.77 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCE, DONNA M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,505.74 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BO M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,505.58 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUZZOLINO, LINDY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,505.44 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $47,504.66 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSAROS, NICHOLAS M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $47,504.54 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEY, BRITTANY R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $47,504.53 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDROSKO, ALYSSA A Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $47,504.52 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CECILIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,504.46 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWUBA, OZOEMENA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,504.31 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, KAREN M Employer name Fulton County Amount $47,504.11 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITMAN, SARA R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $47,503.89 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBROCK, ERNEST M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $47,503.89 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMPS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Erie County Amount $47,503.73 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ-POLIVY, THERESA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $47,503.69 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, JOSHUA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,503.68 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, JOSHUA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,503.52 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORETO, MARY C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $47,503.39 Date 12/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MARK A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $47,503.10 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARESKI, JASON M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,503.05 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, DONNA H Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $47,502.84 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DAVID P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,502.79 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, PETER J, JR Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $47,502.75 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSON, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $47,502.71 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LISA K Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $47,502.51 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, JERMAINE P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $47,502.48 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, KELLEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,502.45 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, KATHI J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,502.43 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, AGNES C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $47,502.38 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, DEBORAH L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $47,502.29 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, STEPHEN J, JR Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,502.22 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLDA, ROBERT Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,502.14 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, BOBBY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,502.13 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, GERALDINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,502.11 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CATHERINE M Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $47,502.00 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMBE, SHEILA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,501.95 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,501.82 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIN, JOSE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $47,501.79 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COMBE, DARCY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,501.71 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROCZYK, ZBIGNIEW W Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $47,501.70 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KEARNEY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,501.61 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEUNG, SUSAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,501.61 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, LEWIS A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $47,501.59 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFIELD, LINDA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $47,501.57 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTEY, DAVID Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $47,501.51 Date 08/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, SHAYLA K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $47,501.47 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROGA, JESUS D Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $47,501.39 Date 10/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STELLA R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,501.19 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $47,501.14 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ADAM R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,500.97 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, RENITA F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,500.91 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANNARD, JILL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,500.83 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RENE W Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $47,500.60 Date 09/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINN, ALISSA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,500.31 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONSBERRY, JOHN A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $47,500.20 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TONNO, PHILIP D Employer name City of Albany Amount $47,500.08 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, DAVID G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,499.64 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLELLI, GREGORY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,499.50 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, AARON C Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $47,499.33 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EDWARD O Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,499.17 Date 06/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACZKOWSKI, SCOTT T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,498.88 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, JAMES E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $47,498.60 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, ANGELA M Employer name City of Rome Amount $47,498.41 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER J Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,498.37 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDUFUL, WILHELMINA B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,498.30 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEO, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $47,497.75 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ASHLEY N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,497.66 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, MARGARET D L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $47,497.52 Date 03/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELINSKY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,497.30 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, MARLO N Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $47,497.24 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KARA E Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $47,497.00 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARGARET D Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $47,496.72 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, KENDRA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,496.42 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, JOHN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,496.20 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICIA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,495.91 Date 07/13/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System