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 MARCANO, SHARLENE I Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $47,007.97 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHEL, FRANCIS J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $47,007.89 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEGL, FRANK P Employer name Town of Ghent Amount $47,007.89 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, MICHAEL N Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,007.72 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOSSELLER, DARLEEN A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $47,007.32 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEFIAK, EMILY A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $47,007.30 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKIN, LYNN A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $47,007.19 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, CHAD M Employer name Town of Bath Amount $47,007.04 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,006.98 Date 02/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELLY, SHERRY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,006.78 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LINDSEY J Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $47,006.70 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, AMBER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $47,006.69 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLO, MARY ANN Employer name City of Auburn Amount $47,006.60 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBERG, VICKIELEE Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $47,006.22 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLE, REBECCA J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,006.15 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, EMILY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $47,006.14 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EDWARD C, II Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $47,006.14 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERILLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $47,006.06 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $47,005.95 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHAM, MICHELE O Employer name Columbia County Amount $47,005.77 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, MARK W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $47,005.74 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIBRIN, JOANNE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $47,005.16 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLIORE, MARGARET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,004.90 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DENISE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,004.90 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, ANNETTE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $47,004.87 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $47,004.85 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, JOHN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $47,004.83 Date 04/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBOWITZ, BARBARA A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $47,004.80 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LAURIE S Employer name Lewis County Amount $47,004.68 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINECKE, GLEN Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $47,004.50 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYS, VYGANDAS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $47,004.27 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKEY, JUDY A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $47,003.77 Date 09/17/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYTON, RICHARD K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,003.45 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, AUDREY L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $47,002.80 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMBO, LEE P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $47,002.70 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEKANG, ANNIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,002.64 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMORE, ANN MARIE Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $47,002.53 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, JESSE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $47,002.12 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPOWSKI, SUSAN B Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $47,002.10 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, DERRICK Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $47,002.08 Date 05/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWASNIEWSKI, MARK S Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $47,002.04 Date 02/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAINE, ROGER W, JR Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $47,001.91 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SOPHIA N Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $47,001.87 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTY, TIFFANY M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $47,001.81 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDINI, BRYAN R Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $47,001.68 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSTLAW, TIMOTHY J Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $47,001.37 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, LORRAINE E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $47,001.19 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERG, JAMES P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $47,000.99 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RIANNE A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,000.94 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYER, DEBRA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,000.61 Date 09/24/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRASSON, SARA J Employer name Court of Claims Amount $47,000.25 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,000.20 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUER, BETHANY B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $47,000.00 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, FELICIA M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,999.86 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEGER, SHERRI Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $46,999.85 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENWETTER, JEFFERY W Employer name Erie County Amount $46,999.83 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, MICHAEL R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $46,999.75 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITO, CESARINA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $46,999.67 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, MARY T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $46,999.55 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, ALAN E Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $46,999.35 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPPIA-SINICROPI, TERESA M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $46,999.23 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORCENA, DANIELLE B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,999.19 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLUT, BRIAN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,999.13 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBER, GARY R Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $46,998.96 Date 04/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLATT, KRISTI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $46,998.69 Date 07/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFIE, DEBORAH S Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $46,998.64 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEY, LYNETTE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,998.44 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, GAIL P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,998.11 Date 11/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIA, ANTHONY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $46,998.00 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KELLEY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,997.98 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,997.90 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANAHER, NICOLE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,997.68 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSMAN, MARILYN I Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $46,997.62 Date 06/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNIELLO, ELISA Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,997.47 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JENNIFER E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $46,997.35 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OETTINGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,997.26 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, LINDA M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,997.24 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, DIANA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,997.04 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCENIO, MARIA LIBERTY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,996.99 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JOSEPH J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $46,996.84 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECCHERIA, LISA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,996.79 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DIANNA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,996.60 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, MARIE A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $46,996.42 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, SUSAN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,996.32 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, SHARON E Employer name Broome County Amount $46,996.22 Date 07/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, JONATHAN G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,996.10 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZELLE, PATRICIA M Employer name Washington County Amount $46,995.94 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHEY, RODNEY P Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,995.66 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNIE, KAREN E Employer name Erie County Amount $46,995.66 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTERE, TARA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,995.49 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONALD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $46,995.24 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZOG, DEBORAH C Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $46,995.20 Date 07/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, JANICE C Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $46,994.94 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, JOLANE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,994.93 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IASONI, ADRIENE Employer name Putnam County Amount $46,994.86 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTY, LISE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $46,994.77 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAND-KRUGER, REBECCA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,994.62 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAGOL, GREGORY L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $46,993.99 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTZ, KATHERINE N Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,993.98 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JAMES TYLER Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $46,993.61 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System