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 WHITE, RENEE E Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $45,005.78 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCICCHITANO, DAVID M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $45,005.75 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MICHAEL W, II Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,005.50 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, ASIA J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $45,005.29 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, LARRY K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $45,004.49 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTY, CYNTHIA H Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $45,004.17 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWEL, LISA Employer name Village of Walden Amount $45,004.11 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, RAYMOND D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,004.07 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, SCOTT E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $45,004.01 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KENNETH R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $45,003.66 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGO, THOMAS R Employer name Broome County Amount $45,003.55 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNI, KAREN M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $45,003.43 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, ROBERT A Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $45,003.43 Date 10/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOIE, JERRID L Employer name Village of Potsdam Amount $45,003.38 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISSING, LINDA T Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $45,003.35 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, DEBORAH C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $45,003.23 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANO, ANDREW S Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $45,003.08 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JULIO, JR Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $45,002.97 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, KIMBERLY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,002.93 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DARIN J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $45,002.72 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIER, CARLINE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $45,002.71 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARVIN B Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,002.35 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, OLIVIA G, MS Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,002.33 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KRISTEN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $45,002.22 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, KEITH A Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,002.21 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTON, TAMIKA N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,002.19 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, KATERI ANGELIQUE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $45,002.19 Date 07/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTARES, NIDIA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,001.98 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPIA, MARY ELLEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $45,001.73 Date 07/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINKLER, BRYAN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $45,001.19 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, JAMES W Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,001.17 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DAVID N Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $45,000.96 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, TRACEY M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,000.85 Date 10/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGBY, JERONICA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,000.75 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, MICHELLE L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,000.72 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, TAMARA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $45,000.72 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, RAYMOND R, JR Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $45,000.67 Date 03/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRANZA, MARTA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,000.58 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHERYL J Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $45,000.41 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUNGILLO, MARGARET J Employer name Hornell Industrial Dev Agency Amount $45,000.28 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, BERNADETTE Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,000.09 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JENNY L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSHAM, HAYDEN D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,000.02 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CYNTHIA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $45,000.02 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, MARCO D Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $45,000.02 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPPELL, THOMAS M, III Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $45,000.02 Date 07/05/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WARREN W Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $45,000.02 Date 04/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANEY, DARRYL W Employer name Town of Warren Amount $45,000.02 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEKEEL, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $45,000.00 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, ANNE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,000.00 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, CATHERINE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $45,000.00 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTINESCHI, AUDREA A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $45,000.00 Date 07/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNET, BRIAN E Employer name Town of Hermon Amount $45,000.00 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, BRIDGET M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $45,000.00 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, ELIZABETH D Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $44,999.93 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, ANDRZEJ J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,999.91 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTELLAS, FLORA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,999.88 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAL, COURTNEY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,999.82 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, DONNAJEAN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $44,999.78 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTNOT, PAMELA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,999.78 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIO, BRENDA P Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $44,999.76 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESLER, KERI A Employer name Albany County Amount $44,999.64 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRON, MARJORIE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,999.53 Date 08/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON-BUECHELE, EMILIE L Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $44,999.50 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KENNETH J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,999.19 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NANCY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,999.15 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITIELLO, ERMINIA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $44,998.86 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, SUSAN T Employer name Albany County Amount $44,998.61 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKMAN, SHAYNA D Employer name Albany County Amount $44,998.61 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, PATRICIA B Employer name Albany County Amount $44,998.57 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, VALERIE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,998.50 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, KIM W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,998.50 Date 06/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMBO, JACQUELINE I Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,998.50 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, JASON Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $44,998.12 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KIM M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,997.90 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALE, MARILYN Y Employer name Broome County Amount $44,997.87 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIBERTO, JANE P Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $44,997.70 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDELL, ANDREW D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,997.65 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,997.55 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, MAUREEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,997.41 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MONIQUE L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,997.14 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLERY, JAMES P Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,996.95 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, ANTONIO R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $44,996.71 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRALEY, NANCY G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,996.44 Date 06/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, ANDREW E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,996.38 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNE, PAMELA R Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $44,996.31 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, PATRICIA E Employer name Erie County Amount $44,996.20 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LEROY A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $44,996.14 Date 05/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, CLAUDIA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,996.13 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDI, ELYSE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,996.11 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, KATHLEEN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,995.93 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATT, KIMBERLY M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $44,995.90 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRENDA M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $44,995.64 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LINDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,995.44 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCK, CINDY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,995.44 Date 11/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGAMINI, THOMAS G Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,995.44 Date 09/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUSER, BEVERLY A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $44,995.34 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, YANICK M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $44,995.34 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, MICHAEL G Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $44,995.34 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBOURNE-LITTLE, KAREN A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $44,995.34 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System