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 SANTOMASSINO, MARK Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $45,293.27 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, DOREEN A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $45,293.23 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, THOMAS N Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,293.11 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPER, LISA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $45,292.94 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, NANCY A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $45,292.94 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DANIEL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $45,292.94 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, SHARON M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,292.94 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERESA A Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $45,292.64 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITTINI, ROSA M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,292.55 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE, JAMIE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,292.54 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANTZ, MELISSA J Employer name Orange County Amount $45,292.48 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARINELLA, DAVID K Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $45,292.39 Date 11/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, DENISE A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $45,292.26 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHO, MATTHEW D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $45,292.16 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUX, MARY R Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $45,292.11 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTES, DARON R Employer name Chenango County Amount $45,291.86 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JULIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $45,291.79 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDESON, BETTY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $45,291.78 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIELLO, JOHN Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $45,291.64 Date 02/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOLIHAN, BRYAN F Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $45,291.62 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUMONT, MARK G Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,291.39 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, MELANIE J Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $45,291.31 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PHILOMINA KAITHARATH Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,291.24 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAJA, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $45,291.04 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $45,290.90 Date 10/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COORDS, FRED W Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $45,290.86 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, JOHNNY W Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $45,290.63 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNG, KAM SHOU CORA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,290.57 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABLER, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $45,290.45 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVALL, CHERYL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,290.44 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, DANA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,290.44 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, REGINA M Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $45,290.44 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMETER, DONNA M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $45,290.17 Date 07/06/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANKEY, DOUGLAS R Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $45,290.08 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLMER, WENDY G Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $45,289.97 Date 02/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SEAN G Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $45,289.91 Date 06/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KENNETH Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $45,289.82 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL C Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,289.66 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, LINDA D Employer name Erie County Amount $45,289.63 Date 11/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JAMEE L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $45,289.40 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDOCK, ANN M Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $45,289.30 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,289.22 Date 04/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, ROY E, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,289.16 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAFAEL, SR Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $45,288.89 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, JANELLE C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $45,288.67 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, ADRIENNE V Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,288.47 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERENDA, ROSANNE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $45,288.40 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JASON F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $45,288.31 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAWRENCE S Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $45,288.00 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DANIEL A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $45,287.91 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBENDEY, KATHERINE M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $45,287.80 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JESSICA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,287.57 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, PATRICIA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $45,287.54 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDL, THOMAS J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $45,287.24 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, TONYA H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,287.24 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, JUSTIN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $45,287.03 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WNEK, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $45,286.80 Date 06/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JESSICA L Employer name Essex County Amount $45,286.66 Date 07/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEY, NEIL R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $45,286.16 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSCOMB, LAURIE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,286.03 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNYAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Chenango County Amount $45,285.90 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBIN, NANCY Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,285.75 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZIER, THOMAS L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $45,285.73 Date 11/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, JOHN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,285.61 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, NINETTE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,285.50 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGE, GREGORY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,285.48 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BYRON Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $45,285.34 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, LAURA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,285.33 Date 06/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, LAUREN E Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $45,285.17 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHUP, JANE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,285.03 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, VICTORIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,285.02 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEMTOB, JAKE D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $45,284.63 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRETT A Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $45,284.61 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,284.48 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, JAN D Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $45,284.33 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPELL, DEBORAH S Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $45,284.20 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, SONYA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,284.17 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, CHAD E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $45,284.11 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JUSTIN S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,283.88 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESLER, WILLIAM D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,283.82 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURSE, TERESA Y Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,283.23 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, GAY E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,282.97 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, SUSAN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,282.96 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,282.85 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EBONEE M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,282.75 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, ADAM W Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $45,282.71 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, LYLE T Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $45,282.64 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MICHAEL F Employer name Saratoga County Amount $45,282.60 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIE-WELCH, BARBARA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,282.56 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, CAROL J Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $45,282.30 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISER, SAMUEL Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $45,282.22 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, LAURA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $45,281.85 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSINI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $45,281.81 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAURISANI, JOSEPH L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $45,281.39 Date 04/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, LELAND M Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $45,281.29 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, ANNE E Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $45,281.20 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Webb Amount $45,281.20 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLEN, THOMAS C R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,280.71 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEININGER, JONATHAN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $45,280.65 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, MARY B Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $45,280.45 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System