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 IMPARATO, LISA-ANN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,670.41 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, CAROLINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,670.41 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, WILLIAM M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,670.38 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULTAGGIO, MAUREEN F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $46,670.19 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRONS, MICHELLE J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,670.00 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, KAREN A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,670.00 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUTO, LINDA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,669.90 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, NATHAN R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $46,669.86 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSHUA P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $46,669.68 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, MARYJANE G Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $46,669.25 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JEREMY P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,669.12 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSIFER, GEORGE W, III Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $46,668.95 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, FIROJA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,668.66 Date 08/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, RICHARD P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,668.47 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIECZKOWSKI, PATRICK J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $46,668.16 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, BETH A Employer name Columbia County Amount $46,668.12 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, JOHN L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,668.05 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, REGINA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,667.89 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, NANCY C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,667.80 Date 05/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRMINGHAM, MARILYN Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,667.49 Date 01/16/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, RITA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $46,667.39 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ASHALEE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,667.28 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHMOOD, DAWN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,667.11 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTS, ANTHONY W Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,666.79 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LAUREN Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,666.72 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, AUDREY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,666.66 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HENRY, ROBERT T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,666.65 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGORSKI, DIANNE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,666.20 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, DANA L Employer name Town of Triangle Amount $46,666.20 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMUSA, PETER J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,666.19 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMELA, JILL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,666.16 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, ANTHONY J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,665.90 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETTE, BRAD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $46,665.85 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISCALCHI, ROBERT J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,665.78 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, JACALYN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $46,665.65 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,665.40 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, HOLLY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,665.36 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANGEL J Employer name Town of Kent Amount $46,665.34 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKHOUSE, JERRY T Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $46,665.24 Date 02/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, IRENE C Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $46,665.16 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MARIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,665.00 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEBERG, FARRAH L Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,664.97 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSELIN, LOREN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $46,664.86 Date 05/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, ROBIN Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $46,664.80 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKIS, EILEEN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,664.56 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,664.44 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $46,664.42 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECKER, LISA S Employer name Essex County Amount $46,664.38 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUILIN, ANA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,664.02 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANGELA J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $46,663.63 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $46,663.62 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, VIRGINIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $46,663.56 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, JEANETTE L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $46,663.40 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, NANCY ANN Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $46,663.30 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDRICH, DAVID O Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,663.15 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHRISTIE A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,662.76 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, HARRY T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,662.73 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARA-LATELLA, DONNA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $46,662.66 Date 09/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANIA, JUDITH ANN Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $46,662.55 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CASSANDRA L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $46,662.47 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUSO, STEVEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,662.28 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, WENDY L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $46,662.12 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCEY, DANIEL C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $46,662.03 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $46,661.66 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, SANDINA Employer name Albany County Amount $46,661.61 Date 07/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, DENISE E Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $46,661.24 Date 01/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, FRANKIE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,661.23 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CHARLES W Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $46,661.17 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATUCCI, LENORE Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,661.06 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENAO, MARTHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,661.06 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, MARY JO Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,660.90 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, LINDA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $46,660.89 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCK, JAMES J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,660.76 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDSTROM, GAIL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,660.76 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZDARWIN, DON J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,660.76 Date 10/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, THOMAS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $46,660.76 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOMAHEGAN, ETIENNE G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $46,660.76 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPITZKY, ANITA M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,660.76 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBAULT, MARTIN J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,660.76 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, CRAIG S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,660.76 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDEL, JOHN F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,660.76 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, BARBARA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,660.76 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOPHY, PETER T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,660.76 Date 10/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, TORRIAN KEITH Employer name Nassau County Amount $46,660.63 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, BARBARA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $46,660.63 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, JENNIFER S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,660.62 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDELL, DANIEL C, JR Employer name City of Hornell Amount $46,660.40 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMER, DERRYL L Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $46,660.35 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, PATRICIA A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $46,660.26 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTON, JESSE E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,660.09 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, CATHERINE J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $46,659.92 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEN, JENNIFER Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,659.91 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSEL, KYLE D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,659.87 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTH, KEVIN P Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $46,659.84 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PHILIP M Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $46,659.72 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, KATHLENE G Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $46,659.51 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZ, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $46,659.50 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MARY ELLEN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,659.44 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZYCKI, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,659.36 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, WARREN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,659.27 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System