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 BOHAN, LAURA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $46,350.82 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEFBECK, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $46,350.82 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIOBROWSKI, JUDITH M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,350.82 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ERIN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,350.82 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KIMBERLEY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,350.80 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TRACY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,350.78 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ROBIN L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,350.70 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, JENNIFER R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,350.70 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPENKO, VIRGINIA I Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,350.70 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,350.68 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, ROBERT A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,350.60 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNY, ELIZABETH T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,350.58 Date 02/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BRENDA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $46,350.54 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENSMAN, MARIE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,350.44 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANAN, JO ANN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,350.43 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOCK, KENNETH H Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,350.43 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISSER, DEBRA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $46,350.36 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILSON, LONNIE J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,350.36 Date 06/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DOUGLAS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $46,350.36 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, VALERIE N Employer name Education Department Amount $46,350.36 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $46,350.36 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILMETTE, DONNA B Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $46,350.36 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, APRIL M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $46,350.36 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, LISA A Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $46,350.36 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, STACI L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,350.36 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESCA, TERRY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,350.36 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BRIDGET Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,350.36 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, BARBARA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $46,350.36 Date 08/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMMATI, LISA L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,350.36 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBALZER, LINDA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,350.36 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, MARGARET M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $46,350.36 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, RUTH A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $46,350.36 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCK, PAMELA S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $46,350.36 Date 04/25/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, BARBARA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,350.34 Date 02/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, MARTIN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,350.31 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODWIN, MC KENNA K Employer name City of Elmira Amount $46,350.29 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SEAN L Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $46,350.25 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MARILYN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $46,350.20 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDAE, EBENEZER J Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $46,350.05 Date 07/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZEL, SHARON M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,349.91 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, NICOLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $46,349.09 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, FRANCIS J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $46,349.03 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCIO, SUELLEN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $46,348.94 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOSSANTOS, ALBERTO Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $46,348.89 Date 07/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPERA, PHILIP J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $46,348.88 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,348.84 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRITCKO, LISA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $46,348.84 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, GUAROA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $46,348.72 Date 12/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL T Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $46,348.57 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGA, JOSEPH J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,348.42 Date 06/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIAVELLANO, KERRY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,347.99 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, STACEY E Employer name Seneca County Amount $46,347.95 Date 09/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, DIANE E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $46,347.90 Date 08/15/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAXUM, VALERIE D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,347.39 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CASSANDRA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,347.36 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZOG, BRENDA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,347.27 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SHADIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $46,347.06 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUER, CATHERINE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $46,347.05 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULDENSTERN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $46,346.80 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEFF, RICKY Employer name Madison CSD Amount $46,346.78 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONOVER, DAVID E Employer name Tioga County Amount $46,346.24 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, TIMOTHY B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,346.19 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMON, KARENA D Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $46,346.18 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, ANN MARIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,346.12 Date 03/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDO, STEPHEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,345.96 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERENA-GEORGE, ANA Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $46,345.76 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $46,345.55 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLIFFORD A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $46,345.44 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFELDT, MARY Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $46,345.13 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOKEY, HEATHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $46,345.02 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DAVID ALLAN Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $46,345.00 Date 04/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBO, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,344.72 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Olean Amount $46,343.74 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, GEORDIE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $46,343.40 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, STEPHEN J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $46,343.38 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESKO, NANCY A Employer name Broome County Amount $46,343.28 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFER, HAYLEY M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $46,343.26 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTA, CATHERINE D Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $46,343.22 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENOLDS, DOUGLAS A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $46,343.20 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERWINSKI, LINDA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $46,343.19 Date 01/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ELIZABETH Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $46,343.17 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFF, STEPHEN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $46,343.12 Date 02/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, MARK H, V Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $46,342.97 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ALEXANDER D Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $46,342.83 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, DEBBIE A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $46,342.59 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, BRUCE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $46,342.15 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $46,341.68 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, GAIL A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $46,341.50 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKRAKIS, DESPINA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $46,341.50 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANDREW B Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $46,341.50 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILIANO, JO ANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.22 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, SHEILA M Employer name Greene County Amount $46,341.21 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, MARYANN Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.20 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOMSKI, NOEL E Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.19 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMACK, BARBARA E Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.19 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, DENICE R Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.19 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDAGLIA, LYNN A Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.19 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWOICHYK, HELEN S Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.19 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMENICK, ROBERT C Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.18 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINA, M VITA Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,341.18 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System