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 MOORE, CLAYTON M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $46,993.51 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, CRAIG M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,993.51 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JEANNE I Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $46,993.44 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, JENNIFER L Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $46,993.44 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUIGI, DIANA M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $46,993.20 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REETZ, JOANN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $46,993.03 Date 08/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DANIEL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,992.75 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLO, MARIANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,992.74 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, HEATHER C Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $46,992.73 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, CAROLYN E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $46,992.60 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEPHEN R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,992.48 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MARISOL Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,992.48 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOSE, JEFFREY A Employer name Albany County Amount $46,992.40 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKIN, ROBIN M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,992.07 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWEDERIS, JAMES O Employer name Orange County Amount $46,991.99 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDON, GARY W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,991.89 Date 08/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BRANDON M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,991.76 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRASCO, KATHLEEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,991.72 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MYRA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $46,991.69 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOMBOTTI, JOHN A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $46,991.69 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, MICHEL A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $46,991.49 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENCHER, JAMES P Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $46,991.12 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODGORSKI, AMY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,990.88 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDMAN, KATHIE N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $46,990.38 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, BRIAN T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,990.26 Date 03/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GARY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,989.80 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $46,989.74 Date 06/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, NICHOLAS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,989.65 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, KATHERINE N Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,989.07 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MARY D Employer name Tully CSD Amount $46,988.88 Date 01/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, LORI L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,988.37 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ELENA R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $46,988.25 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, HILLARY S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,988.19 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVIERE, ANDRE Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $46,988.15 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KEVIN L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,987.78 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEZIORSKI, KARA L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $46,987.62 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNELLO, MATTHEW G Employer name Department of State Amount $46,987.23 Date 04/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOYN, REBECCA A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $46,987.20 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RACHEL Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,987.20 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGEN, JAMES E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,987.20 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDEREKSEN, BRENDA A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,987.08 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORGE, LINDA Employer name Albany County Amount $46,986.96 Date 07/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKL, MADALENE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,986.91 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, LORI S Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,986.76 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDES, PAMELA J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $46,986.54 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDENBAKER, JOHN K Employer name City of Olean Amount $46,986.44 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAKRISHNAN, MADHAVAN T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $46,986.04 Date 04/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, JINAY S Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $46,985.96 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, RUSSELL P Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $46,985.73 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, ARTHUR J, JR Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $46,985.41 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, LORRAINE N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,985.09 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, HILDA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $46,984.87 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, DENISE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,984.85 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,984.57 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JASON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,984.52 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, DANIELLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,984.40 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELIA, JAMES A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,984.11 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONARDI, JOSEPH E Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,984.10 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEVEN, JOSEPH Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $46,983.94 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETTER, KAREN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $46,983.90 Date 02/25/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGHA, SALIM A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $46,983.71 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI, KAREN L Employer name Orange County Amount $46,983.69 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, PATRICK L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,983.49 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, DAVID J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $46,983.15 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMIE, LISA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,982.87 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, KEENIA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,982.63 Date 08/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURICK, WILLIAM A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $46,982.55 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, BRANDON L Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,982.41 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADUE, DONNA J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $46,982.33 Date 12/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, LOUIE P Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $46,982.03 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, CATHERINE M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $46,981.89 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLOS, ROBERT D Employer name Broome County Amount $46,981.69 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZIAK, JOSEPH R Employer name Eden CSD Amount $46,981.33 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIS, JOHN R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $46,981.32 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, COLLEEN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,981.27 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, GAY C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $46,981.27 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, JANE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,981.27 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, DONALD R Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $46,981.10 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $46,981.00 Date 04/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGAL, DWAYNE D Employer name York CSD Amount $46,980.94 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYZIK, DAVID M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,980.86 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SUSAN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,980.41 Date 09/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, TERENCE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,980.19 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDURKO, CARRIE J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,980.18 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDY, IBRAHIIM K Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $46,980.11 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, DEBRA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,979.87 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURMAJ, DAVID L Employer name Erie County Amount $46,979.41 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, JASON S Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $46,979.11 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, THOMAS M Employer name Town of East Otto Amount $46,978.96 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, KERRI M Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $46,978.94 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ERIN A Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $46,978.82 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, REBECCA K Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $46,978.48 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDABACH, MARY E Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $46,978.43 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNACO, JOHN J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $46,978.31 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALS, JUANITA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,978.28 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SYDNEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,978.27 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, JONATHAN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,978.26 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER-RUTLAND, CASTELLA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,978.19 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEEMSMA, JACQUELINE V Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $46,978.11 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, CURTIS R Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,978.04 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System