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 SMATHERS, STACY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,897.31 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, NICHOLAS P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,897.00 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, TIFFANY C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,896.99 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, QIANG Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,896.76 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JANET L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $44,896.70 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, SHANNON L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,896.64 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGON, JOHN W Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $44,896.63 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CAROL Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $44,896.55 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEEREN, SHANNON M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $44,896.28 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, KEVIN G Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $44,896.00 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENG, BIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,895.77 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, JOHN ALAN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,895.43 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DAVID R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,895.05 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JODY M Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $44,894.80 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, SHAUN M Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,894.55 Date 07/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROZZI, WILLIAM M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,894.55 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBIE, ROBIN L Employer name Broome County Amount $44,893.48 Date 09/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, EDMUND D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,893.42 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTON, MARY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,893.32 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JILL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,893.26 Date 05/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSHIRE, LEE Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,893.11 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,892.90 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRAVICH, ROBERTA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,892.82 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORINISKIE, MARGARET Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,892.57 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BARBARA E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $44,892.54 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINORE, CINDY M Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,892.13 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELSO, JOHN R Employer name Wayne County Amount $44,891.81 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTENO-ALLEN, TIFFANY A Employer name Orange County Amount $44,891.50 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEVUE, MARIE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,891.30 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DAVID R J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,891.18 Date 12/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MATH, JESSICA E Employer name Putnam County Amount $44,891.15 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHAEL I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,890.85 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, GARRETT D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,890.70 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, DEBORAH J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,890.65 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, JACQUELINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,890.34 Date 09/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDENBURG, ANDY J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $44,890.23 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRIES, KENNETH E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,890.15 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LEILA M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,890.00 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALONE, PETER A, III Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $44,889.99 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, RALPH T Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $44,889.82 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ETHAN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,889.72 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRY, JENNA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $44,889.69 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, DAVID F Employer name Town of Torrey Amount $44,889.64 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODEUR, YVETTE M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $44,889.60 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDAROLA, VINCENT A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,889.52 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, THOMAS R Employer name Cayuga County Amount $44,889.36 Date 03/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, JENNIFER L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,889.11 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RYAN S Employer name Town of Stockton Amount $44,889.09 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADROWSKI, STEVEN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,889.05 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNO, FRANK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,888.89 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTILOTTA, THOMAS H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,888.73 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADOS, RICHARD, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $44,888.59 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALERBA, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,888.46 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROSEANNE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,888.35 Date 09/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUCHLER, TONI L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,888.34 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, GRETCHEN F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,888.24 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JUSTIN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,888.24 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENS-CASTET, DEBRA A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $44,888.23 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAND, CHANDRABHUSHAN T Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,888.13 Date 01/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, DAVID H Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,888.06 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOYCE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,888.06 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICH, BRUCE R Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,888.06 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, RITA M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $44,888.00 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, KATRINA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,887.75 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIARDI, JOYCE M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $44,887.66 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, BARBARA J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $44,887.45 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, LATASHA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,887.41 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KATHLEEN C Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,886.90 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMINY, JOCELYNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,886.80 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, VERONICA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,885.61 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, ANIE J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $44,885.54 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DENNIS K Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $44,885.53 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGE, CHRISTINE J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $44,885.49 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, MICHELLE E Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $44,885.40 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ROSEMARIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,885.32 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDDLE, KARY E Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $44,885.07 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, MELODY S Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,884.84 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONKERY, KELLY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,884.84 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERING, JESSICA K Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $44,884.64 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ERICKA D Employer name Albany County Amount $44,884.40 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MARK E Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $44,884.32 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CARLA F Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,884.28 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDE, BETTE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,884.23 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, DAVID A Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,884.21 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, MARY M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $44,884.17 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, JOHN H Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $44,884.01 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARTHA I Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $44,883.53 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RAYMOND C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $44,883.53 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRITMAN, NATALIA O Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,883.18 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, DANIEL J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $44,882.95 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMOUN, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,882.37 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SCOTT M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $44,882.34 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGEKUTTY, BIJOY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,882.04 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRATLING, SUSAN J Employer name Town of Gates Amount $44,881.94 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHELLE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,881.90 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, MITCHELL S Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $44,881.69 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTIGAN, JENNIFER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,881.68 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, THOMAS J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,881.44 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, PAMELA A Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $44,881.39 Date 08/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, TWANA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $44,881.37 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System