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 BAMMANN, GLENN E, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,926.91 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASELLA, SIENA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $45,926.72 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZANO, JO ANN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,926.56 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARISOL Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $45,926.52 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, PATRICK W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,926.32 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBURGH, PATRICIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,926.27 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDOLFO, LAURIE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $45,926.00 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBONI, RAYMOND P Employer name Erie County Amount $45,925.96 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURYK, REBECCA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,925.96 Date 09/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BROCK, JILLIAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $45,925.88 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTHER, JULIE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,925.80 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBERSKI, BEVERLY A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $45,925.61 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, SHERRI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,925.40 Date 08/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCZERBA, RAYMOND Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,925.12 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JACOB R Employer name Otsego County Amount $45,924.92 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, OTHELLA S Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $45,924.87 Date 05/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, DAVID S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,924.83 Date 11/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBERG, JO-ANN Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $45,924.79 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, ELAINE M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $45,924.77 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BERTRUM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,924.46 Date 05/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHARDONOVSKAYA, ANZHELA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $45,923.99 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORT, DEBRA L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $45,923.93 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFANTE, RITA J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $45,923.78 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, ROBERT S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,923.42 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, RONALD W Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,923.34 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, CHARLES L, JR Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $45,923.18 Date 04/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARK A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $45,923.17 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of New Lisbon Amount $45,923.10 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN, SKY Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $45,923.06 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGUID, JOHN J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $45,923.03 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRASK, CAROL ANN Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $45,922.53 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSI, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,922.31 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAXTON, RAYMOND D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,922.31 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISLACK, KATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,922.20 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAISKI, RENATA M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,922.09 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, KEVIN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $45,921.68 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINETTE, FRANK J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $45,921.66 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, MICHELE K Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $45,921.47 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DOROTHY J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $45,921.40 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIS, SANDRA F Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $45,921.40 Date 10/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEANETTE Employer name Education Department Amount $45,921.10 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,921.10 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTH, LINDA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $45,920.73 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERS, THOMAS H Employer name Town of Highland Amount $45,920.66 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEBKE, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $45,920.53 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHUFON, MIRIAM L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,920.34 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,919.99 Date 04/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, ANDREW K Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $45,919.78 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, PAUL R Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,919.69 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ISABEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,919.50 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTER, KRISTOPHER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $45,919.15 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DEBORAH S Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $45,918.97 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHEN M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $45,918.73 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, RAYMOND R, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $45,918.53 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTO, LAURA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,918.19 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUB, DAVID M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,918.19 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSCOOTER, ALAN D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,918.05 Date 12/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,917.71 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, TERESA W Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $45,917.70 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES W Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $45,917.54 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMFIELD, DOUGLAS K Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $45,917.51 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, GARY C Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $45,917.40 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $45,917.28 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,916.99 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUREK, RENEE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,916.96 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUETI, TERESA C Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $45,916.89 Date 07/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Town of Murray Amount $45,916.80 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SHAYMEY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,916.35 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSON, DANIEL DJ Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $45,916.34 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YABLONSKI, LYNN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,916.08 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KAREN M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $45,916.01 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITACCO, MARIA F Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $45,915.78 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JANET L Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $45,915.75 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEBORAH A Employer name Merrick Library Amount $45,915.71 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRUZZI, JAMES V Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,915.42 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTTER, MARIANNE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,915.18 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, TODD R Employer name Delaware County Amount $45,915.06 Date 02/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, APRIL A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $45,914.99 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN ADAMS, JENNY Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,914.95 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABLE, LORI A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,914.82 Date 03/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MOLLY Employer name Orange County Amount $45,914.56 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, REBECCA L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $45,914.50 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIMAN, STEVEN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $45,914.32 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINGEIER, ANNETTE Employer name Erie County Amount $45,914.06 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIST, DEBORAH A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $45,914.02 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DELFA, SHERYL L Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $45,913.88 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENCE, MARC R Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $45,913.77 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, JAMES M Employer name Town of Palermo Amount $45,913.60 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $45,913.55 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUS, NATHAN A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $45,913.40 Date 12/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALDINO, SANDRA J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $45,913.14 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWICK, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $45,912.80 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,912.63 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSETO, MICHAEL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,912.58 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDZISZEWSKI, MARK S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $45,912.39 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, JOSEPH Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $45,912.29 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTINO, MARIA I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,912.19 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ROBERT L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,912.08 Date 08/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARFLE, ANDREW Y Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $45,911.90 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGMAN, JAMES G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,911.48 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System