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 D'ONOFRIO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,381.75 Date 10/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, MARK A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,381.68 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CAITLIN F Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $45,381.65 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, MATTHEW T Employer name Warren County Amount $45,381.52 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDLEY, KEISHA A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $45,381.44 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILOTTE, STEVEN C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,381.30 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, WILLIAM T Employer name Orange County Amount $45,381.30 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,381.05 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINIANO, REBECCA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $45,380.96 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ENTEE, GEORGE R, III Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,380.87 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOSKI, LUKE J Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,380.65 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, SUSAN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,380.58 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUERKLE, CHRISTINE A Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $45,380.49 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUOZZO, CARMINE S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,380.46 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, JON R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,380.42 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, FRANCES LYNN Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $45,380.34 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWANER, DIANE H Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $45,380.16 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEOTTI, TAMMY J Employer name Cortland County Amount $45,380.15 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, JUDITH Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $45,379.99 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, KIM Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,379.84 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, FRANCIS W Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $45,379.58 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, PAULINE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,379.58 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, RYAN L Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $45,379.58 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARKQUES A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,379.38 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, GAYZELLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,379.29 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MARINA A Employer name Town of Union Amount $45,379.25 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, MARY-ELLEN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $45,378.99 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISIG, BONNIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,378.97 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HEATHER C Employer name Orleans County Amount $45,378.94 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRELKELD, NICHOLAS H Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,378.93 Date 12/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCILLOTTI, ROBERT S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,378.71 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALORE, BRANDON J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,378.00 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMERMAN, JACOB R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $45,377.84 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DANIEL E Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $45,377.58 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, GISELA Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,377.37 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLY, SUSAN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,377.35 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JASON C Employer name City of Albany Amount $45,377.32 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLL, AILEEN L Employer name Menands UFSD Amount $45,377.29 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, COLLEEN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,377.23 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIVACK, DAPHNA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,376.88 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, DAVID B Employer name Fulton County Amount $45,376.61 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, WENDY T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,376.59 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, MICHELLE N Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $45,376.57 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MEGAN Employer name Broome County Amount $45,376.31 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, ROBERT G Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $45,376.18 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, JOSEPH J Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $45,376.14 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAZEN, ALISON M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,376.10 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUELLERTZ, WILLIAM S Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $45,375.98 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARETT, PEGGY E Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $45,374.97 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, FRANCES G Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,374.70 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOU, KUO I Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,374.58 Date 08/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, MICHELLE F Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $45,374.48 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYR, KENNETH A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $45,374.47 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, CARL W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $45,374.41 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, LAURA R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $45,373.86 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, MATTHEW A Employer name Chenango County Amount $45,373.77 Date 06/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, JASON J Employer name Town of Angelica Amount $45,373.75 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYGAND, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,373.51 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTYSON, PHILLIP W Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $45,373.19 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, ELIOT H Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $45,373.12 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, ANTHONY J Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $45,373.09 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROUN, FALLON K Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $45,372.74 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, JEAN P Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $45,372.54 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWILINSKE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,372.53 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARIK, PHILIP J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $45,372.49 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMER, VIRGINIA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $45,371.84 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINSKI, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,371.78 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLER, THERESA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,371.77 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALTERI, ROSA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $45,371.68 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, DANIEL J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $45,371.59 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GINA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $45,371.58 Date 06/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, FELICIA M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $45,371.49 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSCH, GREGORY J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,371.25 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESNER, MICHELLE A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $45,371.25 Date 03/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, MAURA S Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $45,371.24 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASOCCO, MICHAEL Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $45,371.17 Date 02/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYEN, CHRISTINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,371.03 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASIE, DEBORAH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,370.89 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SHELLEY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,370.89 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, AUSTIN E Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $45,370.88 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JUSTIN M Employer name Village of Phoenix Amount $45,370.67 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOFE, BRENDY Y Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $45,370.53 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, KEVIN Employer name Putnam County Amount $45,370.45 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNCIL, ERIC D, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,370.13 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, HELEN L Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $45,369.45 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, ARNOLD Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,369.42 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ADRIENNE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,369.41 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Geneseo Amount $45,369.26 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $45,369.00 Date 11/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, DEIRDRE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,368.90 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,368.87 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, THALEA L Employer name City of Utica Amount $45,368.42 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROHAN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,368.31 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, THOMAS C Employer name Westchester County Amount $45,368.07 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOUGHBY, JOMO K Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $45,367.98 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOWE, LLOYD A Employer name Village of Malone Amount $45,367.04 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, NATHANIAL R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $45,367.00 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BENJAMIN W Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $45,367.00 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, SUSAN S Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $45,367.00 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARGARET A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,366.73 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System