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 BARKLEY, DANIEL M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,500.48 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAUS, JEANMARIE Employer name Yorktown Heights Fire District Amount $46,500.33 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,500.12 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JEANNE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,500.11 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIWAN, RAJIV Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $46,500.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTEN-FAIRLEY, ROSETTA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $46,499.77 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCARO, PASQUALE Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $46,499.69 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, EDWARD B, JR Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $46,499.49 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NEGREITTA A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $46,499.46 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDETTE, GARY R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,499.38 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, AGNES A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,499.27 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, CHRISTINE E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,499.27 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, MADONNA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,499.27 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRONE, MANDI S Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,499.27 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOURACA, AKMEED K Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $46,499.21 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CAMMIE L Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $46,499.00 Date 03/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDERMOTT, ANN Employer name Mt Vernon Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $46,499.00 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, JAMES S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,498.98 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLICK, MICHAEL G Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $46,498.96 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNCIL, LAURIE A Employer name Franklin County Amount $46,498.75 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LEAH M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,498.60 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIDGEN, MARKEITH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,498.54 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, QUENELL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $46,498.41 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEIDERT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,498.31 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ERICA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,498.20 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDRICK, MORGAN E Employer name Washington County Amount $46,498.17 Date 11/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,497.88 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $46,497.79 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARK L Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $46,497.75 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCIERI, VINCENT M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $46,497.74 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MAUREEN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,497.56 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DAVID R Employer name Broome County Amount $46,497.51 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VALERIE Employer name Education Department Amount $46,497.46 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, RITA Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,497.44 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, KEVIN C Employer name Greene County Amount $46,497.25 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHELLE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,496.99 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTIA, DAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $46,496.80 Date 04/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHID, ALLIX J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,496.53 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KAREN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.53 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNEM, SETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.51 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATES, ANNA JO M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.49 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CHRISTINA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.48 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, TINA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.48 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, ANNMARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.47 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPP, ELIZABETH Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.47 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, JAMIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.47 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, SHAMARA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.45 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, KATRINA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.45 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, KIMBERLY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,496.40 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHEYN, LISA B Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,495.71 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SUZANNE Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $46,495.48 Date 09/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLESTERO, JEANNE E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $46,495.04 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEWCHUK, JULIE Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $46,495.02 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, LOUISA J Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $46,495.00 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASINATH, KEISHA N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $46,494.79 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, EDWARD Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,494.58 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALASTRO, JOANNE E Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $46,494.41 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SUSAN J Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $46,494.25 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONELLA, LISA A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,493.53 Date 06/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH-KOBBE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $46,493.48 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, DAVID J Employer name Warren County Amount $46,493.42 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, DEBRA A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $46,493.40 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, MATTHEW R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $46,493.37 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERS, VICTORIA L Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $46,493.05 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, NANCY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,493.01 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MELINDA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,492.89 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,492.73 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHAK, DIONNE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,492.68 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMATYS, PAMELA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,492.63 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, ERIC D Employer name Yates County Amount $46,492.61 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLE, LEROY E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,492.59 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ERIC L Employer name Erie County Amount $46,492.41 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, MARILYN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,491.83 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKELL, JACALYN D Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $46,491.70 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER-MISHKEL, DENISE Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $46,491.68 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSCHANG, JOO PHAIK Employer name Broome County Amount $46,491.49 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUERRE, PIERRE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,491.44 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTREDGE, DEBORAH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,491.32 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, JEREMY R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $46,490.88 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPOLLONIA, VICTORIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $46,490.60 Date 10/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLOW, RONALD L Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $46,490.45 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAISON, MARIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,490.43 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, JEAN C Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,490.18 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIKONIS, SANDRA L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,489.92 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZBOROVSKIY, IGOR Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $46,489.79 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, JANET L Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $46,489.42 Date 06/29/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, LAURA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,489.34 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEITH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,489.14 Date 12/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUL, ERVIN E Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,488.99 Date 11/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, KENNETH L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,488.88 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, WILLIAM C, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,488.80 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENEA, GIUSEPPE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $46,488.66 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, PHYLLIS M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $46,488.56 Date 08/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, DENISE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,488.16 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, GARY Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $46,488.08 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHCRAFT, JAMES R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $46,488.00 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADA, AMY L Employer name Village of Lewiston Amount $46,487.84 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PUE, KAYLEE E Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $46,487.83 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADLUBOWSKI, RICHARD K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,487.75 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPNIAK, KATHRYN M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $46,487.74 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System