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 BABU, BENSON G Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,629.67 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, PAULA H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $45,629.18 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTLING, CYNTHIA N Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $45,629.18 Date 07/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, SHERI Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,629.18 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATYJASZEK, DOROTA B Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $45,628.86 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEL, HENRY Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,628.80 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,628.25 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DONALD A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $45,627.83 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RONALD C Employer name Greene County Amount $45,627.15 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,627.12 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $45,626.93 Date 09/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, WANDA Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $45,626.86 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JEANNE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,626.82 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, LURETTA Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $45,626.62 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CHRISTINA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,626.59 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRA, DENICE L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $45,626.53 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, CARMEN PAMELLA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $45,626.38 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, LEONARD J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $45,625.76 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Schoharie Amount $45,625.76 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, MORRIS R, JR Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $45,625.50 Date 01/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, AMELIA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $45,625.17 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIA, KRISTIN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,624.96 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNIGLE, RYAN W Employer name Village of Fort Plain Amount $45,624.76 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWAN, KENNETH D, JR Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $45,624.67 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, PAUL J Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $45,624.33 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLAR, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Victor Amount $45,624.05 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANTZEN, ERIC C Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $45,623.80 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMON, SAUNDRA L Employer name Broome County Amount $45,623.63 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, ORVILLE H, III Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $45,623.48 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHATIKA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,623.37 Date 04/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUCE, FRANTZ Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $45,623.14 Date 03/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSIO, ALICE F Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $45,623.04 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, DALE H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,623.03 Date 12/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, RICHARD B Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $45,622.92 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, HAROLD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,622.67 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, ENTHROSE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $45,622.48 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, KAREN E Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $45,622.33 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, JENNIFER A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $45,622.15 Date 11/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFFE, CHRISTINA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $45,622.04 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFINA, LAWRENCE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $45,621.82 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, ERIC B Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,621.63 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEKMAN, GEORGE W Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $45,621.41 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RACHEL A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,621.28 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, ROBERT C Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,621.01 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGRZYN, DONNA R Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $45,620.91 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, CRAIG J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $45,620.86 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, ANASTASIA M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $45,620.83 Date 04/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LISA S Employer name Schuyler County Amount $45,620.59 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, ROBIN M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $45,620.20 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Tupper Lake Amount $45,620.16 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, STEVEN M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,620.08 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMER, ARDIS Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,620.02 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SONIA Y Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,619.89 Date 01/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SHAWN M Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $45,619.83 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, JACQUELINE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,619.76 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAME, LINDA F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,619.65 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ANNE E Employer name James Prendergast Library Amount $45,619.44 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, BARBARA M Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $45,619.40 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZOTTO, JAIME M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $45,619.37 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM L Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $45,619.29 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DANA R Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $45,618.92 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DESIDERIO Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $45,618.90 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, CARMELLA C Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $45,618.71 Date 07/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, JANICE A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $45,618.56 Date 02/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTRO, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Perth Amount $45,618.55 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARICK, TERRY J, JR Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $45,618.35 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, KELLY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,618.33 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFIA, MICHAEL S Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,618.26 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVONISH, SHENINE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,618.15 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONSTANTATOS, MARIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $45,617.99 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHELLE P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,617.76 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, DAWN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,617.68 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, LYNETTE A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $45,617.42 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELDER, DAVID L, JR Employer name City of Olean Amount $45,617.38 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, GERALD A Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $45,616.54 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, MARYBETH Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $45,616.48 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENGART, DANIEL Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $45,616.48 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAPP, CARLTON D Employer name Tioga County Amount $45,616.39 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON-STRAIN, MELISSA A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $45,616.01 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURHANS, ASHLEY A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $45,615.68 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, GREGORY T, JR Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,615.40 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, CARLTON D Employer name Town of Canisteo Amount $45,615.38 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTA, CHRISTINA Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $45,615.30 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGA, JON J Employer name Broome County Amount $45,615.04 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $45,614.72 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JOHN C Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $45,614.62 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, BRIAN S Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $45,614.40 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALANO, JANET B Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $45,614.26 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, STACEY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,614.18 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIVITERE, FREDERICK Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,614.08 Date 02/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, BARBARA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,613.86 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DONALD N, JR Employer name Cortland County Amount $45,613.81 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLO, JOHN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,613.81 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, JOHANNE P Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,613.64 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, ROGER D Employer name Town of Eagle Amount $45,613.54 Date 12/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, MILTON E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $45,613.38 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, PETER M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,613.24 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERENBURG, MIKHAIL Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $45,612.47 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONSELL, TECHIA T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,612.37 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPIRCHIO, ANTHONY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $45,612.22 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System