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 GIEBLER, KEVIN B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,367.50 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JULIE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $46,367.47 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, REBECCA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,367.40 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHEOF, LINDSAY A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $46,367.16 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNGERFORD, RANDY C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $46,366.96 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAT, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $46,366.88 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARK, JAMI L Employer name Livingston County Amount $46,366.72 Date 05/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOURADIAN, MARK D Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $46,366.66 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, CHERIE M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,366.55 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SEAN P Employer name City of Utica Amount $46,366.36 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LELLAN, DANIEL G Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $46,366.03 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALAREZO, JOHNNY E Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $46,365.52 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTE, JOSEFINA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $46,365.34 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, GLORIA MARIE Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $46,365.29 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, PETER L Employer name Massena Housing Authority Amount $46,364.90 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SARAH E, MRS Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $46,364.75 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSMORE, JOSEPH P Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $46,364.66 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST LOUIS, ANDREW J Employer name Town of North Elba Amount $46,364.61 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, AMBER A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,364.54 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGA, CORINNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,364.49 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANNELLO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $46,364.43 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,364.14 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, GREGORY P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,364.09 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMMOOTTIL, JOSE T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $46,363.91 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLESANO, JEANETTE L Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $46,363.48 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMETA, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,363.45 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $46,363.41 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGERTZAHN, MARIANNE E Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $46,363.30 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEZIORO, KAREN N Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,363.14 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, NICOLE L Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,363.10 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, LESLEY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $46,362.83 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, KAREN P Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $46,362.82 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, DAVID W Employer name Town of Amsterdam Amount $46,362.67 Date 05/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGRINO, FRANCES L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,362.40 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, ROXANNE E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,362.27 Date 02/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABLE, ELLEN P Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $46,362.25 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PATRICK J Employer name Albany County Amount $46,362.07 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, ANN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $46,362.03 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $46,361.98 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, LAURIE A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $46,361.87 Date 06/22/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, TRACY L Employer name Erie County Amount $46,361.83 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOPINO, MARY B Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $46,361.67 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, LINDA L Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $46,361.55 Date 10/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, DAEL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,361.51 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, PEGGY U Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $46,361.47 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUCZEK, MARIA E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $46,361.43 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGLE, KAREN S Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $46,361.35 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, CHERYL M Employer name Warren County Amount $46,361.17 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKTELOW, PHILIP A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $46,361.13 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, LEE ANN Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $46,361.00 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBEK, KIMBERLY J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $46,360.93 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, PAMELA J Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $46,360.84 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ARTHUR J Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $46,360.75 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUNE, ARLENE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,360.74 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BETHANY L Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,360.63 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNESS, DAPHNE R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,360.60 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESPARE, RONNIE A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $46,360.55 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ANNEMARIE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,360.51 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, COREY R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $46,360.46 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JAMES E Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $46,360.45 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOR, DENISE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $46,360.43 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, MATTHEW F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,360.31 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, ALISON E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $46,360.30 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, BEDILIA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,360.26 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEUNG, YIK-HEUNG Employer name Suffolk County Amount $46,360.20 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRGE, TRACY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $46,360.11 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, NANNETTE G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,360.04 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LAKEISHA N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,359.97 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSTEIN, NATHAN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $46,359.69 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERRY L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $46,359.54 Date 06/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOIN, ABDULLAH H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,359.53 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, DEAN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,359.52 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRILLO, DANA L Employer name City of Rome Amount $46,359.30 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSBY, GARY H Employer name Homer CSD Amount $46,359.22 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, GLENN W Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,359.05 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES-PATTEN, DAWN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,359.05 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,359.00 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, JONATHAN V Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $46,358.57 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, DANIELLE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $46,358.42 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, KARI L Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $46,358.24 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEHN, PATRICIA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $46,358.22 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK-WILSON, DONNA N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $46,357.77 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMPENSKI, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $46,357.76 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEN, DONALD J, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $46,357.75 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, JANE F Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $46,357.75 Date 05/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $46,357.16 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOERING, PAUL M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,357.14 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, MARY S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $46,357.12 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LAWANDA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $46,356.75 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, MATTHEW L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,356.69 Date 08/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, THOMAS E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $46,356.61 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDT, LISA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,356.45 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $46,356.38 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, MEREDITH A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $46,355.60 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, GEORGE W Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $46,355.56 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES-ROWE, SALLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $46,355.31 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUMIEL, SUZANNE M Employer name Lisbon CSD Amount $46,355.20 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, DOUGLAS A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,354.57 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSALES, ROLANDO C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,354.50 Date 12/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, SHARON Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $46,354.27 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System