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 RYAN, PAUL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,770.23 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEKOFF, JANICE L Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $44,770.02 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMISA, JENNY M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $44,770.02 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ALBAN I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,769.94 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELL, DOUGLAS Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,769.94 Date 10/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIMLE, JAMES F Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $44,769.84 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLEE, JEFFREY J, II Employer name Warren County Amount $44,769.83 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTES, DONALD C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,769.81 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOE, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,768.84 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADGER, FRANCES L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,768.56 Date 06/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCATERRA, SAMUEL Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $44,768.53 Date 11/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELERA, LUCIA Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $44,768.31 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, MARK W Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $44,768.31 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, NANCY M Employer name Mechanicville Housing Auth Amount $44,767.94 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, AMY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,767.71 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLI, LUCY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,767.67 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORBAR, MEDARD E Employer name Tioga County Amount $44,767.41 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, TIMOTHY L Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $44,767.37 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILE, JEAN J Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $44,767.28 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, SUSAN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,766.98 Date 11/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, PAUL Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $44,766.64 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHM, FRANCES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,766.60 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, AWILDA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $44,766.53 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSERO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Mohawk Valley Library System Amount $44,766.48 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLL, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $44,766.46 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKSBEE, FRANCIS L Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $44,766.44 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIUK, DAVID J Employer name Broome County Amount $44,766.30 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Tioga County Amount $44,766.13 Date 12/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUADRA, TERESA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,766.10 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUDREAU, MARYBETH Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $44,765.86 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCZES, KAROLINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,765.81 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMICH, ABBEY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,765.75 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINIK, NANCY M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,765.74 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MYCH S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,765.72 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHARLENE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $44,765.71 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNER, LYNNE A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $44,765.44 Date 11/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC AVOY, ANN T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,764.88 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, EUGENE G Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,764.86 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMAROTO, DEBORAH A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $44,764.76 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILON, AMANDA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $44,764.65 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, KAREN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $44,764.65 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMANTIA, MARGARET R Employer name Farmingdale Public Library Amount $44,764.14 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG-CRANGLE, MARY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,764.11 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOESEN, JESSICA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,764.00 Date 12/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHY, JOHN D Employer name Village of Menands Amount $44,763.81 Date 06/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILES, SHIRLEY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,763.79 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMILIAN, CATHERINE M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,763.57 Date 01/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JORDAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,763.54 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCH, JOSHUA D Employer name Erie County Amount $44,763.30 Date 10/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, LINETTE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $44,763.05 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, CASPER W Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,762.81 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPP, HELEN Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $44,762.54 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUSCHUCK, ALLEN T Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $44,762.42 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON-GENOVESE, LYNDA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,762.40 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBINO, BIANCA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,761.96 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAN, NEIL D Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $44,761.92 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, KAREN A Employer name Court of Claims Amount $44,761.91 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILGHMAN, AYSISA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,761.86 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN FLORCKE, DEBORAH Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $44,761.60 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, BAREN E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,761.54 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ORAN L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,761.37 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALMAGYI, ANDRAS Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,761.35 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTANASIO, DIANE M Employer name Orange County Amount $44,761.26 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKO, KIRK T Employer name City of Hudson Amount $44,761.22 Date 05/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBOTT, JONATHAN R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,761.04 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYANO, ALEX Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $44,761.03 Date 07/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, JESSILIN Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $44,760.67 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITZGES, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $44,760.35 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELL, CLAUDE, JR Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $44,760.01 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MARVIN C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,759.94 Date 06/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, BRAD M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,759.74 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRONS, DELPHENA L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,759.64 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLACHOS, ANASTASIOS Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,759.62 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ETTER, LONNIE G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,759.56 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, DONNA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $44,759.34 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABA, LORI-ANN Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $44,759.00 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLIS, JOLYNNE Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $44,758.90 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWITSCH, JAMIE B Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $44,758.80 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RHONDA D Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $44,758.61 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALI, KRISTINA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $44,758.34 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURETTE, KRISTINA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,758.26 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MEGAN S Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,758.16 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTE, RITA D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $44,757.95 Date 04/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARRIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,757.92 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, J'VONN W Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $44,757.40 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, RICHARD J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,757.12 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, STACY L Employer name Village of Churchville Amount $44,756.84 Date 06/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, GARY E Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $44,756.76 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBURGH, APRIL M Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,756.62 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, DAVID D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,756.56 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, ERIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,755.60 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALINDEN, MARGARET M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $44,755.31 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILENTO, JENA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,755.14 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, JASON M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $44,754.99 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, LUIS M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $44,754.94 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLI, VIMAL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,754.86 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, MICHELLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,754.19 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MARGARET A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,753.76 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAMADRE, GINA M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,753.67 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGBY, DEBORAH M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $44,753.60 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System