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 WALSH, JASON J Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $46,297.28 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUPHINEE, MAUREEN V Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,296.97 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES T Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $46,296.89 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ANTHONY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,296.75 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, JOHN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,296.46 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DAWN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $46,296.15 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTZ, KYLE W Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,296.00 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBROWSKI, EMMY LOU L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,295.86 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, KEITH R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,295.82 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, HORACE C Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $46,295.72 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, JULIO Employer name Orange County Amount $46,295.55 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Town of Victor Amount $46,295.36 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, GARY A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $46,295.13 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CONRAD Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $46,294.98 Date 08/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DAVID S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $46,294.77 Date 10/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLMENARES, MARIA JULIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,294.31 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURSIQUOT, ANDREMENE AB Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,294.27 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, MEGAN E Employer name Essex County Amount $46,294.23 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERG, THOMAS M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $46,294.17 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, TIMOTHY E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,294.07 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHMS, ALAN M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $46,293.77 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAZZO I V, JOSEPH Employer name Oswego County Amount $46,293.72 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHERYL L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,293.33 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFIN, CHARLES Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,293.24 Date 09/05/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $46,292.92 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, VALERY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $46,292.75 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAVID M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,292.36 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, BRIAN E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $46,292.22 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, AMY J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,292.20 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, PATRICIA M Employer name Mechanicstown Fire District Amount $46,292.16 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, DUSTIN W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,292.13 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILDON, KATHERINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,291.79 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADWELL, LAUREL L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $46,291.77 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KATHRYN T Employer name Broome County Amount $46,291.49 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JESUS ELIAS Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $46,290.63 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATO, JASON D Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $46,290.54 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIACHUK, WALTER S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,290.52 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMARA, MICHAEL G Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $46,290.49 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGOR, ALISON Y Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,290.33 Date 08/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TREINA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $46,290.26 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALLISON P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,290.26 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLARO, BRETT E Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $46,290.20 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, MICHAEL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $46,290.00 Date 12/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCHAK, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $46,289.98 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, REBECCA J Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $46,289.80 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BARBARA-ANN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $46,289.65 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ROBERT L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,289.60 Date 12/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DAVID R Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $46,289.54 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, MARLEY M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $46,289.48 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMULLEN, RANZALYN S Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $46,289.37 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CROBIE, JOANNE E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $46,289.17 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JAMES P Employer name Erie County Amount $46,288.96 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUDERA, DAVID M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $46,288.93 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIGULETTO, PETER T Employer name Jonesville Fire District Amount $46,288.67 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DIANE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $46,288.52 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAIRSTO, CHAD M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $46,288.44 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, DONNA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,288.42 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAGKAS, LIGIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,288.11 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, RYAN T Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $46,288.11 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, ROBIN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,287.97 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLION, SAMANTHA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $46,287.96 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, BERNARDA Employer name Erie County Amount $46,287.72 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, PAMELA J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $46,287.55 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MICHAEL J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $46,287.44 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGARDIO, RUTH A Employer name Rockland County Amount $46,287.37 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, JUDY A Employer name Portville CSD Amount $46,287.34 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, CYNTHIA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $46,286.99 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGNER, TRISTAN F Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $46,286.97 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DAVID E, II Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,286.81 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATHES, ANDREW P Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $46,286.69 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ARMANDA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,286.21 Date 04/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KATHERINE C Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,286.09 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUDRIER, TERESA J Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $46,286.01 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIST, JAMES L Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $46,286.00 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, LAURA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $46,285.83 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACHTYL, PHILLIP Employer name Erie County Amount $46,285.54 Date 05/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRODSKI, EMILY M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,285.50 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHURS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $46,285.37 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERLINE, BRANDON T Employer name City of Cortland Amount $46,285.31 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEELEY, LOUIS L Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $46,285.27 Date 08/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, BARBARA J Employer name Lewis County Amount $46,285.13 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, CHARLES M, JR Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $46,285.09 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, CLEOTHA D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,284.93 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGGIN, VICTORIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,284.84 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISANO, GRACE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $46,284.84 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, KELLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,284.82 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, LINDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,284.42 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINATO, JUDY M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $46,284.13 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIAN E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $46,284.08 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DANIEL D Employer name Otsego County Amount $46,284.00 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOSKI, JOHN R Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $46,283.97 Date 04/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MATTHEW E Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $46,283.87 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, BERNADETTE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,283.71 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MICHAEL K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $46,283.65 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVETT, DONNA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $46,283.01 Date 10/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHY A Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $46,282.64 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ROBIN L Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $46,282.61 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT A Employer name City of Rome Amount $46,282.40 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGAS, ELIAS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,282.24 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, EUGENE R Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,282.23 Date 01/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System