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 HARRIS, NOLAN G Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $46,977.96 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, FREDERICK M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $46,977.69 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DEBORAH J Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $46,977.68 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,977.68 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKLUND, FRED A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,977.45 Date 02/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, ARTHUR L Employer name Town of Potter Amount $46,977.14 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, KIMBERLY M Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $46,976.62 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTI, LINA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $46,976.37 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENTON, JOHN G Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $46,975.81 Date 12/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCOSKY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $46,975.63 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVETT, THOMAS A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $46,975.50 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, CANDIDA ROSA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,975.46 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, DEBORAH A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $46,975.20 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLA, JOHN N Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,974.99 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORST, NANCY C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $46,974.87 Date 12/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINELLI, PATRICIA A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $46,974.59 Date 07/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, ELIZABETH K Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $46,974.52 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, MICHAEL J, SR Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $46,974.51 Date 04/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,974.34 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RICHARD J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,974.13 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, DOROTHY Employer name Schenectady County Amount $46,973.91 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFONTAINE, LYNN A Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,973.17 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PATRICK M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,973.04 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOOK, PAUL R Employer name Town of Carlton Amount $46,972.86 Date 06/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGATUSO, MARK A Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $46,972.82 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREECE, KATHERINE S Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $46,972.75 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDNEY, EDWARD P Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $46,972.65 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART-ZAVOLI, VLADIMIRO Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,972.43 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, RANDY I Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $46,972.25 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, DIANE D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $46,972.08 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CAPRIO, DOMINECO Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $46,972.06 Date 10/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDGEON, JESSICA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $46,971.46 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNADO, JACQUELINE D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,971.32 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $46,971.07 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORBAN, MARGARET Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $46,970.97 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAK, JACQUELINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,970.85 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, RONALD T Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $46,970.56 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,970.44 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REEVES, ANTOINE S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $46,970.34 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY, MICHELLE A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $46,970.12 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, KENNETH W Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,970.07 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN-SIMMONS, SHAVONNE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $46,969.73 Date 12/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKIMIEC, RYSZARD Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $46,969.72 Date 03/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $46,969.43 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMIS, TINA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,969.34 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNING, MICHELE A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $46,969.30 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DIANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,969.27 Date 10/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, BENJAMIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,969.22 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, STEVEN E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $46,968.71 Date 09/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WAYNE, EDWARD G, SR Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $46,968.66 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, DAVID J Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,968.18 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMBACH, LAURIE D Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $46,968.12 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRISAW, JEREL T Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,967.92 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RAYMOR D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,967.67 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEZGUN, LAUREL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,967.52 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELANO, CARLEEN A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $46,967.22 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, HEIDI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,967.17 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYKELLARI, RUDINA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,967.05 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, EARL J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $46,966.80 Date 06/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KEVIN G Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $46,966.75 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEGORINA, TATYANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,966.46 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASKULA, MARK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,966.42 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROSKY, TERESA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,966.38 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNET, CHANTALE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,966.36 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDREAU, CORNELIA R Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $46,966.24 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ELISABETH Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $46,966.04 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSTY, JAMES L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $46,965.95 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, JOSHUA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,965.53 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JENNY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,965.49 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, ROBERT I Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $46,965.46 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDENBERG, KAI C Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $46,965.31 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEP, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Cortland County Amount $46,965.14 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, VELVET S Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $46,965.00 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, THOMASINA T Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,964.97 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, CHERYL L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,964.48 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFERIS, PETER G Employer name Broome County Amount $46,964.44 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCIONE, JANE E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $46,964.37 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, JOSEPH W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,964.29 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONEYMAN, TAMMY Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $46,964.20 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, JEFFREY M Employer name Village of Weedsport Amount $46,964.01 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $46,963.63 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, ITALA C Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $46,963.53 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMB, CHARLES W Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $46,963.40 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, KATHLEEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $46,963.13 Date 04/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLADYCHACK, OKSANA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $46,963.11 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, ANTHONY J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,962.90 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBEL, BROOKE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $46,962.89 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, JESUS A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,962.82 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTOPOULOS, TINA A Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $46,962.56 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, JEAN M Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $46,962.56 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, PATRICIA L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,962.50 Date 03/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHORR, MEREDITH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,962.50 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSIBA, BRYAN T Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $46,962.48 Date 07/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAGE, SHERRY M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $46,962.37 Date 10/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, KIMBERLY M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $46,962.15 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEZNO, CARLOS M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,962.06 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLITTO, MICHAEL L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $46,961.98 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, RUSSEL A Employer name Village of Granville Amount $46,961.60 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JEANIQUE Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $46,961.59 Date 06/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SUSAN E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,961.51 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System