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 CHRYSLER, NICOLE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,671.77 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, ZACHARY C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,671.76 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILO, WILLIAM J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,671.48 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKARIS, CHRISTINE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,671.44 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARY ANN Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $45,671.41 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, WIILIAM R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $45,671.06 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERENDA, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,671.04 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, PAMELA J Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $45,671.04 Date 10/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, KRISTEN G Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $45,670.90 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, WILLIAM L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,670.78 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, MARIA A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $45,670.60 Date 07/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ALEXANDER D Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,670.46 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, KAREN R Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $45,670.39 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCHEY, YVONNE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,669.80 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTI, SHAUN F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,669.66 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATEN, WILLIAM A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,669.62 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MATTHEW G, II Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,669.24 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZARIS, CHRISTINA Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $45,668.87 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, REGINALD A, JR Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $45,668.86 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, JOHN P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,668.81 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JUSTIN J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $45,668.59 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMACHE, JULIAN G Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $45,668.52 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, NORMA M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $45,668.39 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIADOSZ, CHESTER J Employer name Village of Depew Amount $45,668.23 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, JENNIFER M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,668.07 Date 02/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $45,668.05 Date 07/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVER, IVORY, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,667.99 Date 10/25/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDOZZI, ANDREA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,667.15 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, FIONA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $45,666.69 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODKIN, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,666.57 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINTY, JAMES P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,666.40 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, RONALD H Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $45,666.40 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, KEITH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $45,666.16 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHERIE A Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $45,666.06 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, MARY C Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,665.95 Date 12/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DAVID Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $45,665.72 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEKOR, DONNA L Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $45,665.64 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDINS, O RICHARD Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,665.24 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GARIE, JUDITH L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,664.88 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCENA, RIO Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $45,664.80 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHINGTON, RICKY J Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $45,664.66 Date 05/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, JULIE A Employer name Town of Evans Amount $45,664.55 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPA, SUSAN A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $45,664.46 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUST, DAPHNE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $45,664.45 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBECK, JACQUELINE D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $45,664.28 Date 12/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,664.19 Date 05/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, LORA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $45,663.97 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, MARK A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $45,663.64 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, STEVEN W Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,663.58 Date 12/11/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, JASON J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,663.40 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DARREN M Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $45,663.30 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMPHILE, MARIE Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,663.24 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, CAROLINE M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,663.07 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BRENDA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $45,663.06 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGUERO, ANGELA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,662.88 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, KYLE D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $45,662.58 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, NANCY L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $45,662.56 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNACONE, STEVEN A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $45,662.52 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYANO, MERCEDES C Employer name Capital Dist Child&Youth Serv Amount $45,662.17 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTVILLE, ELMER E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $45,662.05 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJI, SIJIMOLE P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,661.92 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, DALE G Employer name Town of Alexander Amount $45,661.89 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOSA, MARC C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $45,661.29 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, HUGH L, JR Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,661.23 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCH, KATHLEEN M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $45,661.13 Date 08/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIND, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $45,661.09 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, DONNA M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $45,661.06 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, ARLENE A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $45,661.03 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $45,661.00 Date 01/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGAST, MILISSA S Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,660.85 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKES, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $45,660.50 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, CARLOS B Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $45,660.36 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, THERESA J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $45,660.00 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, JOSHUA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,659.98 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, VALERIE T Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,659.60 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATRINA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,659.33 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WILLIAM L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $45,659.28 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADY, TAMMY M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,659.12 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $45,659.00 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRASHER, JAMES K Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,658.82 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KIMBERLY L Employer name Hamilton County Amount $45,658.75 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, DANIEL M Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $45,658.65 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAILL, MARY JEAN Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $45,658.62 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGIE, RANDALL P Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,658.55 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENCAVITZ, PAUL A Employer name Gordon Heights Fire District Amount $45,658.50 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACCI, EUGENE N, III Employer name Herkimer County Amount $45,658.32 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RAYMOND A Employer name Middle Hope Fire District Amount $45,658.00 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROODENBURG, JONATHAN K Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $45,657.86 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMANI, MASOOD Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,657.53 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZERA REEVE, JENNY T Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,657.20 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALSTYNE, CHARLES, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,657.06 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANYON, NAOMI M Employer name Broome County Amount $45,656.78 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORMAN, LISA W Employer name Montgomery County Amount $45,656.78 Date 05/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINWUNMI, MODINAT B Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $45,656.76 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, SHATORAH N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,656.76 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREU, ANTONIA N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,656.53 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, DAMIAN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,656.48 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MAUREEN Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,656.41 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MAUREEN F Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,656.39 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, NANCY J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,656.22 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System