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 BARRETT, DONNA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $46,685.92 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LOURDES M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $46,685.73 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLICZAK, SARAH A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $46,685.72 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, IRIS Y Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $46,685.62 Date 02/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, BONNIE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,685.44 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, VELMA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,685.30 Date 02/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,685.26 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, CHRISTA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,685.15 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRYNECKI, KATHRYN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $46,685.00 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSS, TERRY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,684.98 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERPENTI, ERIK D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $46,684.82 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENCER, ANDREW J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $46,684.77 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIVEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,684.56 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITTEL, MARGARET C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $46,684.47 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGFORD, LYNN P Employer name Barker CSD Amount $46,684.40 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINDER, TINA R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,684.26 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLEM, BRYAN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,684.24 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, RUSSELL E Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $46,684.04 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBB, HOLLY M Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $46,683.90 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, BRIAN K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,683.85 Date 12/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARFINO, KAREN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,683.82 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, SHAUN J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,683.43 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, AARON E Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $46,683.29 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, JAMES W Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $46,683.24 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, AMY L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $46,683.21 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELY, RAYMOND Employer name Erie County Amount $46,683.16 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT S, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,683.09 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, EARL W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,682.88 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIREN, BARRY S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,682.70 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,681.95 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATAYLI, OLGA Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,681.91 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, ANDREW J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $46,681.85 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, JESSIE L Employer name City of Troy Amount $46,681.72 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRITZMAN, TYLER D Employer name Columbia County Amount $46,681.68 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, NORMAN Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $46,681.50 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHEAR, STACEY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,681.38 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MEEL, TYLER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,680.77 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTHER, DENISE E Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $46,680.70 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $46,680.70 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEVILLE, MARGARET J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $46,680.68 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, RAPHAEL A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,680.41 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUARTE, DULCE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,680.06 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ANGELA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,679.80 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHINDLER, JENNIFER S Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $46,679.73 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, LISBET Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $46,679.65 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTOR, ROBERT D Employer name Ontario County Amount $46,679.54 Date 01/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $46,679.06 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, LORRIE A Employer name Warren County Amount $46,678.74 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, TODD A Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $46,678.56 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, WILLIAM A Employer name Ontario County Amount $46,678.54 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,678.36 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTOBELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,678.29 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, DAWN K Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $46,678.07 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, EDWIN L Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $46,677.73 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESNEL, JONATHAN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,677.46 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, GARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,677.28 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, BARBARA E Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $46,677.03 Date 11/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KYLE W Employer name Schuyler County Amount $46,677.03 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, MARYFRANCIS D Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $46,676.77 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCO, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,676.44 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MERCEDITA M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $46,676.34 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JENNIFER M Employer name Broome County Amount $46,676.26 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHAW, JULIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,676.08 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGHTINGALE, KEVIN P Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,676.08 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, MARGUERITE A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $46,675.80 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOANN C Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,675.32 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, TIFFANY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,675.27 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOROBYEVA, SVETLANA Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,675.18 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCUZZI, PATRICIA A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $46,675.18 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNETTA, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,675.06 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, SHALONDA S R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,675.06 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSON, ANGELA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,675.06 Date 04/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, DANIEL R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,674.42 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINO, MICHELLE J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $46,674.38 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BENJAMIN G Employer name Town of Canisteo Amount $46,674.30 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEY, JOHN F Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $46,674.18 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VANEY, JUDY Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,673.80 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMS, ANITA K Employer name Town of Webster Amount $46,673.62 Date 10/01/1964 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERKS, BENJAMIN C Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $46,673.59 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYYKKONEN, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $46,673.53 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, ALLISON A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $46,673.52 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,673.30 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB-WILLIAMS, SANDRA F Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $46,673.27 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORFIRIO, JOSHUA T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,672.98 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAK, MARIANNE C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $46,672.61 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KEVIN D, II Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,672.53 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALSBERG, EDWARD K Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $46,672.52 Date 06/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZENTESY, SHAWN W Employer name Erie County Amount $46,672.21 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JAMES R Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,671.99 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECAK, TRACEY L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,671.94 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, DANIEL J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $46,671.94 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Education Department Amount $46,671.74 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUISE, ANNEMARIE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,671.71 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, JAMES B Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,671.59 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARATO, LISA A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $46,671.45 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CROCE, ANDREW J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $46,671.34 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, PATRICIA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,671.14 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MICHELLE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,671.02 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MARGARET A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,671.02 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, YESSICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,670.54 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System