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 COLE, COLLEEN M Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $45,268.42 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FOREST, MARY LOU Z Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $45,268.04 Date 01/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARC J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,267.86 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBER, NANCY Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,267.83 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGLE, STEPHEN S Employer name Genesee County Amount $45,267.64 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-JACKSON, JEANETTA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,267.62 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $45,267.38 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDI, JON M Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $45,267.27 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DOROTHY J Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $45,267.20 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,267.00 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSSU, FRANK Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $45,266.96 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUETHER, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $45,266.82 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINES, ATHANAS Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,266.75 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER-STUFKOSKY, BECKY T Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $45,266.59 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SONYA T Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $45,266.44 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, RAYMOND R Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $45,266.40 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, CHRISTINE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,266.29 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, MERCEDES IDALIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,266.27 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CECILIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,266.24 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUENO, ISMALIZ Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,266.16 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLLMAN, TERRY A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $45,265.72 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DAVID L Employer name Town of Greene Amount $45,265.63 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, ALINE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,265.61 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONE-LAUBEN, NANETTE D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $45,265.42 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, PHILIP D Employer name Oswego County Amount $45,265.41 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONSECA, GREGORY J Employer name Village of Bath Amount $45,265.26 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, REBECCA L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,265.14 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, CARL T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $45,264.95 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOX, THOMAS M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $45,264.67 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DARLENE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,264.40 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARMONTE, MELANIE S Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $45,264.28 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDELL, LYNDA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $45,264.20 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAGNA-KISSANE, LISA M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,264.16 Date 09/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILODEAU, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rome Amount $45,264.08 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNITTEL, AUTUMN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,264.03 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, MARY ANN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $45,263.92 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMM, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $45,263.77 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOXWORTH, DELORES Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,263.07 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPFNER, KAREN K Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $45,262.96 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, BARRY L Employer name Town of Ancram Amount $45,262.90 Date 09/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $45,262.64 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNODGRASS, CATHERINE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,262.37 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $45,262.26 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KERRI S Employer name Ontario County Amount $45,262.12 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JAMIE M Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $45,261.89 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JESSI E Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,261.79 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS P Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $45,261.51 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSINSKI, ROBERT J Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $45,261.28 Date 05/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORES, JOSE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $45,260.81 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, DANIEL R Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $45,260.53 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRESSER, JEREMIAH D Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $45,260.50 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, VINCENZO Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $45,260.46 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEYAKUMAR, AMIR THALINGAM Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $45,260.41 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADAKHSHAN, MICHELE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNIZZARO, LORRAINE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIURCO, VALERIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEBE, KIM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DEBRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 03/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE STANGE, RYAN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFRA, JOYCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 01/16/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDWAY, DENISE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMARCO, RAQUEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, MARY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,260.20 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, CARMEN M, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $45,260.19 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPHART, RICHARD O Employer name Town of Arcade Amount $45,260.14 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON-WILLIAMS, KEITH Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $45,260.08 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHELE J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $45,260.07 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANSER, STEPHANIE R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $45,259.97 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHORWAT, DARCY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,259.91 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, JESSICA L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $45,259.64 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASS, KEITH A Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $45,259.39 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JANET L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,259.32 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, ANDREW J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $45,259.22 Date 03/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVINE, BRENDA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $45,259.11 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, FALLON MARIE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,259.08 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, BRIAN D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $45,259.06 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, JOHN J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $45,258.87 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDIHY, MICHAEL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,258.81 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELINEAULT, BRYON A Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $45,258.70 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RANDY Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $45,258.58 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL C Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $45,258.54 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAYLE, RODNEY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,258.48 Date 05/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRO, COURTNEY R Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,258.35 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIESA, LAWRENCE L, JR Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $45,258.33 Date 08/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, COLLEEN W Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $45,258.30 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, OMISHA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,258.26 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ENEIDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,258.08 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHERINE Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,258.06 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CONNIE F Employer name Education Department Amount $45,258.06 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, CAROLYN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,258.06 Date 10/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, SHAUN B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,257.95 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORLAND, KATHRYN M Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,257.89 Date 08/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, ANITA B Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,257.84 Date 03/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, HOLLY S Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $45,257.74 Date 11/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKDULL, KAREN H Employer name Town of Skaneateles Amount $45,257.72 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PHILLIP A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,257.63 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, MARY ANN Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $45,257.30 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $45,257.18 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, RONDA L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $45,257.15 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAND, ASHLEY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,257.06 Date 05/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System