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 COOKSON, SUSAN Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $46,930.99 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, NICOLE L Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $46,930.81 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STEVEN D Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,930.78 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, TERI L Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,930.58 Date 02/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-CAMACHO, LILYSOL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,930.57 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUNDS, MARIAH M Employer name Orange County Amount $46,930.56 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, WILLIAM T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,930.50 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, BONNIE S Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,930.44 Date 12/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCE, PARKER J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,930.28 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONDROPULOS, DIANNE J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,930.22 Date 06/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CRAIG W Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,930.20 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, ADEDOYIN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $46,930.15 Date 06/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONKERS, VIRGIL J Employer name Town of Stockton Amount $46,930.07 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVOLA, CARMEN M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $46,929.97 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGES, ARMAND Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,929.82 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLD, SUSAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $46,929.80 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, SHAWN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,929.80 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGENGAST, BRIAN C Employer name Albany County Amount $46,929.74 Date 07/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, BRADFORD R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $46,929.74 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON J Employer name Albany County Amount $46,929.64 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CARLA B Employer name Webster CSD Amount $46,929.63 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, JOHN F Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $46,929.45 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, LISA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,929.33 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULE, MICHAEL K Employer name Village of Tupper Lake Amount $46,929.28 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREDIE, JAMES E Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $46,929.26 Date 03/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIMANCHE, CETERA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,929.08 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERNESTINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,928.98 Date 02/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGAR, TYISHA S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,928.93 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, ROZANA R Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $46,928.92 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, CLARISSA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,928.68 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, CARL P Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $46,928.50 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOWELL, WILLIAM C Employer name Village of Perry Amount $46,928.50 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGLEY, DANIELLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,928.36 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADES, JASON H Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,928.10 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANTS, ELISA R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,928.10 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, VICTORIA A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,928.10 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELISSA A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $46,927.94 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, MARTHA G Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,927.52 Date 11/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, KAIRI Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,927.45 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURAKER, JANE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,927.39 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLER, ADAM W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,927.34 Date 07/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPIONE, LAURA A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $46,927.09 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIO, PETER A Employer name City of Troy Amount $46,927.04 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, ANGELA K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,927.04 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETE, JOY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,926.83 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $46,926.56 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITRATOS, EVAN J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,926.32 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, JANINE M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $46,925.93 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, MELISSA A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $46,925.73 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAOUETTE, EDWARD T Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $46,925.69 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ROGER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,925.63 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIJEK, MARION C Employer name Town of Brant Amount $46,925.53 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, CONNIE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,925.36 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, MICHAEL C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,925.32 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIZEK, ALAN M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,925.32 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, GINA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,925.32 Date 04/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JONATHAN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,925.24 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, MICHAEL J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,925.14 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTS, JODY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,924.84 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, KIM B Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,924.76 Date 01/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINGER, JESSICA K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,924.70 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCHIMUZZO, JAMES F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,924.60 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, ESTHER C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,924.58 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, JOSEPH Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,924.55 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTOR, SHARON R Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $46,924.53 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, ROBERT J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $46,924.52 Date 01/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MATTHEW A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $46,924.51 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISLEY, CHERYL Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,924.06 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, DARIN J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $46,923.94 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARIAN, HOLLY A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $46,923.83 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGARTEN, BARRY C Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,923.58 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSERO, ROSE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,923.54 Date 09/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRED, TRICIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,923.43 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, KASHEMA V Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,923.33 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DEBBIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,923.32 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITULA, GREGG M Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $46,923.20 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, JODIE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,923.14 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDY N Employer name Town of Savannah Amount $46,923.08 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, MARK C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,922.40 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTLE, CAROL A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $46,922.40 Date 06/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, PAMELA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $46,922.40 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADA, ROBERT Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,922.40 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, ZEBULON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,922.27 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SHANNON N Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $46,922.21 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANETSKY, ROGER W Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $46,921.88 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CASEY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,921.83 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALYUTIN, NATAN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,921.35 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, DAVID L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,921.04 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, MICHAEL P Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $46,921.00 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBERG, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,920.73 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, JASON J Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,920.63 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, KELLY A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,920.58 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORDSTRAND, GARY R Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $46,920.42 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, NANCY M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $46,920.40 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERIE, ADEOLA Y Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,919.91 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRETS, CARL D Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $46,919.85 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KYLE B Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $46,919.46 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENISTON, JOSEPH W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,919.35 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, SARAH A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,919.32 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARY B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,919.18 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System