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 MORRISSETTE, GARY Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,054.59 Date 01/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CAROL A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $47,054.39 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PAULISA W Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,054.29 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASQUILLO, SARA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,054.28 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, GAIL M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,054.28 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, ARLENE T Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $47,053.94 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CINDY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,053.77 Date 05/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, MICHELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,053.72 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ARIANNA C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,053.64 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFSSON, BRYNJAR Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $47,053.63 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELCAREK, VAUGHN J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $47,053.59 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, MICHAEL E Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $47,053.57 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPNIEWSKI, STEVEN S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $47,053.34 Date 04/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ELIZABETH N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $47,053.09 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATROCINIO, CAROLINA Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $47,052.73 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZINNARO, MARY JANE Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $47,052.60 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, DANIEL D Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,052.55 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOLETSAS, NADIYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,052.30 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $47,052.22 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, CRAIG A Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $47,052.18 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, JOHN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,052.17 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCHOLT, RAYMOND C Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $47,051.94 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMMERER, MICHELLE A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,051.87 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREASTER, MICHAEL A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,051.84 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVA, FILLETTE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,051.84 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, JANET S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,051.65 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JAMES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,051.57 Date 09/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CINDY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,051.52 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $47,051.18 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $47,051.13 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, ADAM M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,051.06 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBLEY D Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $47,050.90 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, DIANE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,050.89 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DION Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $47,050.87 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, O'NIEL K Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,050.45 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, SCOTT J Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $47,050.39 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOGNESE, TRACY M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $47,050.33 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLUTKI, ERIN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,050.23 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, WENDY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $47,050.12 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, AMBIKA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,049.98 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, RAYMOND C, III Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $47,049.83 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DEBORAH R Employer name Broome County Amount $47,049.74 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPITELLO, FRANK J Employer name Orange County Amount $47,049.56 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, PATRICIA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,048.73 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $47,048.72 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON, MICHELE V B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $47,048.70 Date 08/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE SASSIER-PITTS, DEBORAH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,048.53 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWITCHELL, ADAM L Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $47,048.35 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLAN, THOMAS E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,047.89 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, CASSANDRA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,047.51 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASGOW, MARK L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $47,047.47 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, ELIZABETH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,047.47 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, DONNA L Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $47,047.45 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, JOHANNA V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,047.42 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILHOWER, H DONALD Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $47,047.36 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, PEARLINE V Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $47,047.30 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NERISSA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,047.30 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CYNTHIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,047.07 Date 09/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, CLIFFORD J Employer name Oswego County Amount $47,047.00 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, NICOLE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,046.80 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, PHILIP J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $47,046.39 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAND, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,046.05 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEITH, EDWARD J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $47,045.96 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNSMAN, JEFFERY C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,045.40 Date 12/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRO, KEITH D Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $47,045.33 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVENS, FRANK Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,045.10 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRETTA, STEVEN A Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $47,044.94 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $47,044.92 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, BERNARD J Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $47,044.80 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-KERR, ANGELIQUE A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $47,044.77 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBELER, JULIE A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $47,044.42 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLENA, CHRISTINE E Employer name Steuben County Amount $47,044.41 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPETA, JOSHUA G Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,044.00 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, LISA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $47,043.87 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSARRA, FRANK Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $47,043.73 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, LAURA A Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $47,043.70 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYVILLE, MATTHEW J Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $47,043.65 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Village of Livonia Amount $47,043.52 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGOMEDO, INGRID S Employer name Orange County Amount $47,043.44 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, STEVEN K Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $47,043.19 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, RODNEY W Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $47,043.07 Date 06/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ABABACH J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,043.04 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VADNEY, PAULA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,043.01 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASCOE, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $47,042.96 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSIM, AUBREY B Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $47,042.75 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDE, LINDA Employer name Islip Resource Recovery Agcy Amount $47,042.57 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, ANN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $47,042.54 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURG, CATLIN F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,042.50 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JAMES R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,042.38 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKJEAN, JUSTIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $47,042.27 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTI, TANA M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $47,041.85 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, GARY D Employer name Town of Elba Amount $47,041.76 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITT, TAMATHA Employer name Ulster County Amount $47,041.72 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, HAROLD D JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $47,041.23 Date 10/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TARA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,041.15 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIE, SEAN T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $47,040.80 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCH, DEBORAH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $47,040.69 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RAMON E Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $47,040.64 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORIS, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,040.63 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Colton Amount $47,040.50 Date 01/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System