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 DI PETTA, MICHAEL J, III Employer name Town of Horseheads Amount $45,970.44 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLI, LUCIA T Employer name Orange County Amount $45,970.19 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHNER, ALLISON P Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $45,969.96 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABON, MARCELLA M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $45,969.61 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ-SMITH, ALICIA M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $45,969.35 Date 12/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, RICHELLE F Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,969.30 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WAYNE W Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $45,969.28 Date 09/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DAVID L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $45,969.15 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTIES, JOSEPH F, SR Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $45,969.03 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATON, EDWARD M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,969.03 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, FRANCES Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,968.96 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, JEFFREY A Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $45,968.87 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TILBURG, NANCY M Employer name Orange County Amount $45,968.84 Date 02/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,968.72 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MARK Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $45,968.41 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONHAIM, JESSE A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $45,967.97 Date 11/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMIS, MIRMONDE L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,967.88 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMS, ALBERT T Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $45,967.84 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAST, GREGORY T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,967.71 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAEGERT, JANENE L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $45,967.70 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, RONALD M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $45,967.62 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDRICK, BARBARA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,967.56 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTENBERG, SHARON E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,967.52 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLI, BETH A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,967.48 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, JAMES Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $45,967.14 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DORRETTA E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $45,967.06 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, SARAH M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $45,966.89 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, EDWARD K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,966.86 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ROBBIE W Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $45,966.56 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, DOROTHY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,966.55 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAN, TAMMY ANN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $45,966.19 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOUX, JILL M Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,966.17 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOT, STEPHANE Y Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $45,966.13 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHERYL A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $45,965.56 Date 02/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, VERA E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $45,965.56 Date 04/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, DAVID E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,965.28 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOMMEN, SYBIL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,965.28 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, JAMI JO E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $45,965.20 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Copake Amount $45,965.09 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, MATTHEW T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,964.68 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMURA, STEPHEN J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,964.43 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CHIARA, STEPHANIE M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $45,964.08 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, ERIC Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,964.00 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINKLE, ALANA L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $45,963.99 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, THEODORE S Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $45,963.81 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FAZIO, DAVID T Employer name Village of Sylvan Beach Amount $45,963.76 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREA, LINDY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $45,963.74 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, KIMBERLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,963.72 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT A Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $45,963.54 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, WITOLD A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,963.41 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, PAMELA JO Employer name Chemung County Amount $45,963.38 Date 07/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, NANCY I Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,963.23 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, CHALNECIA T S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,962.92 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DIANE M Employer name Village of Cuba Amount $45,962.52 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, PETER G Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $45,962.44 Date 08/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JOSE V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,962.16 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, JAMES W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,961.41 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPFER, MARISA J Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $45,961.37 Date 01/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELEEN, GAIL M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,961.32 Date 04/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, TRACY A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,961.20 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONES, LILIANA Y Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $45,960.80 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRACE, STACEY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,960.53 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, LISA A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $45,960.52 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES-HYPOLITE, RHONDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,960.42 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRISLEY, TERRI M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,960.20 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TRACY K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,960.18 Date 06/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLL-OSTROWSKI, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $45,960.16 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CYNTHIA L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,960.02 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, TIMOTHY A Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $45,959.94 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDOCH, MARY GRACE Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,959.94 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAISSE, DEBBY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $45,959.88 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTA, JOHN R Employer name Albany County Amount $45,959.86 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENCZY, ANN E Employer name Albany County Amount $45,959.70 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTE, SUZANNE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,959.68 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEL, JOHN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,959.68 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUG, CATHERINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,959.43 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, LISA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $45,959.36 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $45,959.25 Date 12/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTA, DAWN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $45,959.20 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, JOHANNE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,959.15 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MAUREEN B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,959.04 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, DANIEL K Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,958.85 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDWIRT, CHAYA S Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $45,958.81 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, CHERYL R Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $45,958.66 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLA, LESLIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,958.48 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUERADO, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,958.44 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, QUADREE T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,958.30 Date 01/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIMETZ, RORY F Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $45,958.25 Date 10/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JEAN I Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,958.15 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNIGLIA, CAROLE D Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,958.05 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRPACHUK, IGOR A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $45,957.99 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANTIC, PENNY L Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $45,957.91 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEPHYR, JEAN FRANCOIS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,957.75 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, RONALD B Employer name Fulton County Amount $45,957.51 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASIG, BEATRICE Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $45,957.15 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELOON, PHILIP D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,957.07 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, JACKIE G Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,956.97 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KION K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $45,956.95 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJCZAK, MATTHEW A Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $45,956.78 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SANT, JUSTINE W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,956.51 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System