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 CHAMPLIN, JANET L Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $45,984.71 Date 02/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOS, FRANK P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,984.61 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASS, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,983.29 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFER, NORAH E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,983.13 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWIE, STEVEN S, SR Employer name City of Troy Amount $45,982.93 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMBACH, MATTHEW J Employer name Madison County Amount $45,982.87 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, DANIEL A Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $45,982.80 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, DAVID J Employer name Port Jefferson Fire District Amount $45,982.72 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KENYA S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,982.64 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTI, MARICARMEN M Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $45,982.24 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTOFIK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $45,982.22 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, MICHAEL E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $45,982.05 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, CHERYL M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,982.03 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOEL Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $45,981.66 Date 10/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, PETER T Employer name Education Department Amount $45,981.64 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, CAROL A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,981.64 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, TERESA Y Employer name Erie County Amount $45,981.62 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKE, WILLIAM E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,981.41 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, LORI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,981.36 Date 06/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, THOMAS S Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,981.31 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, STEVEN G Employer name Education Department Amount $45,981.18 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JEAN, DONNA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,980.76 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEEN, KIMBERLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,980.58 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNATA, ARIANNA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,980.41 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVEN, TERRY J Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $45,980.41 Date 01/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVENS, EDWARD W Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,980.27 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, GARY L Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $45,980.01 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIA, KENNETH Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $45,980.00 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEE, BRIAN J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $45,980.00 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, SALLY A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $45,980.00 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICI, HOLLY I Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,979.85 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SHELLEY ANN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,979.84 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPFAHL, BOBBI J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,979.79 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORANKA, PAULA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,979.50 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,979.08 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KYLE B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,979.00 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIPER, KORY K Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $45,978.99 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KATHALEEN A Employer name Albany County Amount $45,978.95 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, ROBERT B Employer name Albany County Amount $45,978.80 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGAR, JANICE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $45,978.80 Date 03/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CYNTHIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,978.78 Date 01/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, TRINA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,978.71 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GENI J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,978.71 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYER, JOHN G Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,978.03 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, KRISTIN L, MS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,978.02 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSS, TALIA B Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $45,977.90 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO SCOTT, PATRICIA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,977.83 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, GLORIA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,977.75 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, MICHAEL L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $45,977.55 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $45,977.42 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILKE, SUEY K Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $45,977.07 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,977.04 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $45,976.96 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSNER, JAYSON H Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $45,976.85 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, STEPHEN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,976.71 Date 05/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAK, PAMELA M Employer name Broome County Amount $45,976.70 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERLITZ, ROSEANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,976.26 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, LYNN E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,976.11 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTOJA, DIANA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,976.11 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, PATRICIA H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,976.11 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, LISA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,976.11 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JAMES P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,975.56 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBURN, LORI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,975.31 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKERIAN, ALYSSA D Employer name Albany County Amount $45,975.26 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREER, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $45,975.21 Date 07/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, VENICIA K Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $45,975.17 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, JAMES R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $45,975.00 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINEO, LUZ C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,974.96 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, RYAN C Employer name Broome County Amount $45,974.95 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELROY, RICHARD A Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $45,974.82 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, JOHN D Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $45,974.73 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, PAUL H Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,974.62 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFFNER, RODNEY J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $45,974.61 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMSEN, TERRI D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $45,974.54 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENROSE, PAULINE A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $45,974.50 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORE, BOBBY E Employer name Franklin County Amount $45,974.40 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROYLE, LILLIAN L Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $45,973.80 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTEN, LARS Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $45,973.79 Date 01/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAW, DEBRA L Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $45,973.73 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOK, DANIELLE J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $45,973.63 Date 04/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, PHILIP T Employer name Town of Union Amount $45,973.56 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, SANDRA J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $45,973.53 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASZKOWIAK, MARIA E Employer name Erie County Amount $45,973.48 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPO, MICHAEL A Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $45,973.40 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, JOANNE M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $45,973.33 Date 10/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MAN CHI Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,973.28 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUND, JAMES J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,973.06 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, BERNADETTE Employer name Putnam County Amount $45,973.02 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, SUZANNE M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $45,972.91 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $45,972.83 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUPA, WILLIAM A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $45,972.82 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, STEPHANIE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $45,972.65 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TODD A Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $45,972.50 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DANILA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $45,972.30 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, HENRY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,972.06 Date 08/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, MEGHAN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,971.23 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, LACHLAN M Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $45,971.15 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, MARIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,970.64 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACINTHE, TIFFANY T Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,970.63 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHOUSE, STUART R Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $45,970.44 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System