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 BOSTICK, SWAIN B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,257.56 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, HELEN E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $47,257.51 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Wolcott Amount $47,257.39 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $47,257.25 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIOLOSA, ANTHONY F Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $47,257.19 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEYSHMAN, DARIA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $47,257.10 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, GREGG P Employer name Rockland County Amount $47,256.99 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDALOS, COREEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,256.69 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBERT S Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $47,256.46 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, WENDY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,256.36 Date 10/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONG, RUDOLPH O Employer name Education Department Amount $47,256.34 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, IAN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,256.21 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, CAROL L Employer name Greene County Amount $47,256.14 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKMAN, MARY H Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $47,256.06 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAR, JOEL A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $47,256.05 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROZZO, LEE ANN Employer name Erie County Amount $47,256.01 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, TIANA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,255.97 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGEANT, SARAH-CATHERINE C Employer name Livingston County Amount $47,255.80 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTILIL, VASANTHY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,255.58 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHER, ALEXANDER L Employer name Albany County Amount $47,255.13 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $47,255.01 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $47,254.97 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, GERALDINE M Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $47,254.96 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $47,254.86 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZELLO, DANIEL A Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $47,254.83 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIA, ANTHONY D Employer name Village of Old Westbury Amount $47,254.65 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, SHAVON C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,254.41 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILER, JULIE D Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,254.37 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNERICH, VIRGINIA L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $47,254.02 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, TINA M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $47,253.99 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ELEEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,253.84 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, JAMES L Employer name Warren County Amount $47,253.75 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,253.74 Date 05/21/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MARIA E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,253.71 Date 02/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID A Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,253.60 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, CLARENCE F Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $47,253.48 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROTZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,253.08 Date 09/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLYCZEK, KENNETH T, SR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,253.03 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, THOMAS A Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $47,252.97 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ERIC J Employer name Otsego County Amount $47,252.92 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JANET Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,252.91 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KAREEM H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $47,252.90 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULP, VALERIE J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $47,252.85 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DEBORAH D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $47,252.45 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JACQUELINE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,252.40 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LYNDA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $47,252.14 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, APRIL L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,252.01 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, ANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,251.86 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, MARC F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $47,251.66 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTEN, DEBRA L Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $47,251.41 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, FREDERICK A Employer name Town of Arkwright Amount $47,251.34 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, JOHNNIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,251.26 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYNE, KIM L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,251.01 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKSON, IVY E Employer name Lakeview Public Library Amount $47,250.82 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, PAULA M Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $47,250.35 Date 11/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNEY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,250.22 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGNER, JAN W Employer name Village of Lattingtown Amount $47,250.06 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERCOLI, JESSICA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,250.04 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, JOHN H Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $47,249.98 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIN, JANET L Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,249.95 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIGO, WAYNE C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $47,249.92 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, AMY R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,249.88 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWELL, BRUCE W Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $47,249.87 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DANIEL L Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $47,249.72 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANI, DAVID J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $47,249.69 Date 09/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LILLIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,249.63 Date 07/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAPPERT, JO ANN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $47,249.44 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, PAUL W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $47,249.36 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELMER, GEORGE F Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,249.35 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, DAWN M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $47,249.18 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LAKESHA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,248.97 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRUZZO, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $47,248.75 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRUNO, JOHN PAUL E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $47,248.55 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, JACQUELINE Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $47,248.24 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,248.20 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLANKA, THERESA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,248.06 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE YORGI, JENNIFER A Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $47,248.04 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, DEBORAH A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $47,247.88 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGARLATA, THERESA M Employer name Madison County Amount $47,247.86 Date 07/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTHART, COLLEEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $47,247.85 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNODE, KENNETH J Employer name Clinton County Amount $47,247.61 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILEWSKI, LUCILLE Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $47,247.56 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHLE, ANTHONY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,247.46 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KENNETH D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,247.26 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, DOUGLAS J Employer name Lewis County Amount $47,247.20 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVONI, LORI Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $47,247.17 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, TARA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,247.13 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SONIA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $47,246.93 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHBAUGH, SABRINA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,246.90 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SHAJI Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $47,246.86 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSER, WILLIAM S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,246.84 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEINFEST, BRUCE W Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $47,246.75 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMBLETON, DOUGLAS B Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,246.53 Date 06/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, MICHAEL T Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $47,246.50 Date 02/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Erie County Amount $47,246.34 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, GARY J Employer name Town of Chatham Amount $47,245.78 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SHANNON M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,245.69 Date 05/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, SUZANNE G Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $47,245.50 Date 06/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, GARY Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $47,245.29 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $47,244.89 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System