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 COPELAND, MOLLY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,082.16 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, GEORGE J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $46,081.98 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, TANYA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $46,081.64 Date 04/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO-STEVENS, ROSEANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $46,081.59 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARUA I Employer name Department of Health Amount $46,081.36 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANER, JAMES R Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,081.30 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CLARK M Employer name Town of Stockholm Amount $46,081.12 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, BRENDA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $46,080.83 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESS, NERISSA C Employer name Broome County Amount $46,080.67 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ROY J, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $46,080.67 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURICK, BRIAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $46,080.66 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, DEBORAH M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $46,080.44 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRITTANY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $46,080.28 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMANDA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $46,080.10 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JENNIFER A Employer name Oneida County Amount $46,080.08 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIE, MAEGHAN C Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $46,079.83 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKTON, FRED J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $46,079.82 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, SAMANTHA E, MS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $46,079.77 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEBRANDT, FRANCIS L Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $46,079.72 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, DARREN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $46,079.62 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEGROVE, SHARON Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $46,079.48 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, DANIEL E Employer name Town of Prattsburg Amount $46,079.22 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINK, JEREMY B Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,079.21 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, MICHAEL F Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $46,079.19 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZRAMKA, MELISSA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $46,079.12 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARK A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $46,078.81 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLLARD, MARY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $46,078.55 Date 01/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURRANO, KIMBERLY M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $46,078.52 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALICK, CRAIG A Employer name Wayne County Amount $46,078.36 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMEL, SCOTT B Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $46,078.31 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, KRISTEN N Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,077.99 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, SCOTT M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,077.96 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, ROBIN L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $46,077.89 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RYAN W Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $46,077.45 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALESTRINO, THOMAS P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $46,077.44 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERS, MATTHEW J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $46,077.36 Date 06/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRHEL, JOHN R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $46,077.23 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, RICHARD T Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $46,077.19 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKNER, JEANNE M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $46,077.05 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLIN, ELYSE S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $46,077.00 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVER, VICTORIA J Employer name Erie County Amount $46,076.96 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, LYNN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $46,076.59 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, CHERYL E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $46,076.43 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORE, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $46,076.43 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, DESIREE L Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $46,076.43 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIO, DEBRA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $46,076.41 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, STEPHEN T Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $46,076.21 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, DONNA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $46,076.15 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $46,075.76 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMER, BONITA Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $46,075.68 Date 03/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, MARGARET F Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $46,075.36 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, COURTNEY O Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $46,075.10 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, RUSSELL L Employer name Village of Morris Amount $46,074.98 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, BRITTANY E Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $46,074.90 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOY, ROBERT M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $46,074.77 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, KEVIN B Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $46,074.73 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $46,074.72 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, CONNIE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $46,074.60 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, NANCY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $46,074.45 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $46,074.42 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, VICKIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $46,074.17 Date 11/13/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $46,074.10 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALUZZI, PAUL J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $46,073.68 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MARLENE Employer name Erie County Amount $46,073.35 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'AQUILA, MARIA H Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,073.18 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SHAWN L Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $46,072.54 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, JEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,072.28 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, AMY R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,071.94 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, LAURIE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,071.94 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, XIANG YUN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $46,071.87 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GERMAIN, FRITZ Employer name Westbury Mem Public Library Amount $46,071.84 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASZTI, SARAH K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $46,071.45 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, LYNETTE V Employer name City of Rochester Amount $46,071.39 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, LEROY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,071.39 Date 09/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, LUNA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $46,071.35 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MICHAEL E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $46,071.33 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, RYAN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $46,071.17 Date 08/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCHINO, JOANNE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $46,070.87 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DANIELLE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,070.86 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERECH, NICHOLAS J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,070.86 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, YVONNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $46,070.78 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, COLLIN A Employer name Steuben County Amount $46,070.74 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVER, ROBIN M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $46,070.49 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LINDA K Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $46,070.46 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, GREGORY T, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $46,070.42 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISIDIS, ANASTASIA Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $46,070.30 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,070.00 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DENISE Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $46,070.00 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ARA Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $46,070.00 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZY, ELAINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $46,070.00 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, GENEVIEVE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $46,069.93 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, LOURDES T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $46,069.91 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, SOPHIA L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $46,069.81 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROFOOT, DENNIS J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $46,069.59 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUMPER, DONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $46,069.18 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, KAYA P Employer name Greene County Amount $46,069.12 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULKINS, GARRETT Employer name Monroe County Amount $46,068.95 Date 09/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANA, SCOTT Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $46,068.54 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISSMAN, GAIL L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $46,068.45 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPLE, JEFFREY W Employer name Erie County Amount $46,068.45 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System