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 MC SHARAR, GARRETT T Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,911.44 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JORDAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,911.22 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JOSE R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,911.01 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLETTO, JON-DAVID Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,910.65 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZAK, BRIAN K Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $45,910.20 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLO, CINDA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,909.89 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DENNIS Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,909.89 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBEAU, ANIK Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,909.66 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVITSKI, CATHERINE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $45,909.44 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NATHANIEL Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,909.28 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, KIMBERLY T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,908.84 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSEN, ERICK R Employer name Albany County Amount $45,908.62 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKIN, TANYA A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $45,908.34 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSARI, IMRAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,908.20 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLACEK, JACLYN L Employer name Tioga County Amount $45,908.10 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOESCH, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $45,907.77 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, RAYMOND W Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $45,907.67 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SUEZEVE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $45,907.50 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJARDO, SARAH W Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,907.38 Date 02/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZYCKI, ANNIE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,907.24 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASI, DIANA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,907.22 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERVILLE, ERIN W Employer name Dutchess Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $45,907.06 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JULIE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $45,906.82 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MARY JANE Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $45,906.73 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRECA, MICHAEL C Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $45,906.32 Date 02/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, JONATHAN P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $45,905.73 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, BEVERLY J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $45,905.65 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOSEN, JOSEPH A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,905.38 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASON P Employer name Franklin County Amount $45,905.32 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, THOMAS M Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $45,905.23 Date 05/15/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JOHN F Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,905.06 Date 02/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, DAVID A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,904.96 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, ANGELA B Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $45,904.93 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNODDY, CATHERINE M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $45,904.88 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZINET, VENESSA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,904.72 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, BRIAN J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,904.63 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, ADAM K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,904.62 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORETTE, LISA M Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $45,904.61 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, RICHARD J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $45,904.56 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JENNIFER E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $45,904.49 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, TRUDY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,904.13 Date 10/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, CONNIE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $45,903.96 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THESIER, TABITHA L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $45,903.95 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENIEWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,903.91 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPHSON, AMY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,903.66 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANN MARIE Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $45,903.49 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, MARIE VENEUSE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $45,903.19 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCTAMMANY, TRACY Employer name Town of Greece Amount $45,903.14 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, MICHAEL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,902.96 Date 04/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANET C Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,902.66 Date 04/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOJDA, WILLIAM A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $45,902.60 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLES, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,902.42 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, EDWIN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,902.39 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOSHUA P Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $45,902.20 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, JOSEPH G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,902.18 Date 06/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRAND, KENNETH P Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,901.92 Date 12/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATANE, TAMARA S Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $45,901.42 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACICCA, LEANN A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $45,901.39 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, BRIAN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,901.08 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, YVETTE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,900.71 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIOLA, YVONNE H Employer name Broome County Amount $45,900.66 Date 04/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCO, ROBERT J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,900.44 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCRO, MARIE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,900.00 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $45,900.00 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREZNICK, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $45,899.94 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POLT, COLLEEN LYNN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,899.81 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KELLY K Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $45,899.80 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JEANNE E Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,899.55 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, GERARD E Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $45,899.54 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARES, SHELLEY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,899.46 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTH, DONALD E Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $45,899.32 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTO, KATHLEEN Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,899.26 Date 03/31/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOAKES, JOHN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $45,899.04 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACIC, JADRANKA Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,898.80 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ELEANOR C Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $45,898.77 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DIANE C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $45,898.66 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JESSALYN E Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $45,898.62 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LYNN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $45,898.02 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, REGINA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,897.82 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERMINSKI, GABRIELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.80 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, SUSAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.80 Date 06/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORDASIEWICZ, GLORIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.79 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRR, MICHELE Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.78 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENDLAK, LORI J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.77 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YECKLEY, MARK D Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $45,897.76 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINIER, SHIRLEY J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.75 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, BARBARA A Employer name West Hempstead Public Library Amount $45,897.69 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREUER, CLIFFORD A, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,897.26 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, MAUREEN A Employer name Erie County Amount $45,897.13 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEW TOWN, JOHN J Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $45,897.03 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CINDY ANN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,896.99 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, CHERYL A Employer name Erie County Amount $45,896.89 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, CRAIG P Employer name Erie County Amount $45,896.64 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $45,896.40 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELCH, LILETH B Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $45,896.26 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ZAMARY Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $45,896.24 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, STEFANIE M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $45,896.24 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNERI, AMELIA G Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $45,896.24 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, LORIANN Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $45,896.24 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-ROMA, AMELIA P Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $45,896.24 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System