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 CHASE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,753.59 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, CHRISTINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,753.50 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JOHN F, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $44,753.47 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, STEPHANIE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,753.47 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURSCHNER, HOLGAR E Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,753.28 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, AMY E Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,753.27 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEND, DALE L Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $44,753.25 Date 12/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $44,753.20 Date 01/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JUSTINE U Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,752.82 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCCHESI, JACQUELINE T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,752.68 Date 04/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGRAN, FERNANDO Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $44,752.64 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, KATHERINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,752.51 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GREER A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $44,752.47 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJDASZ, SCOTT D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,752.29 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, TINA M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $44,752.23 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, OWEN D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $44,752.19 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KAREN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,752.12 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, DANIEL M Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $44,752.09 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREAVES, ANTHONY M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $44,752.06 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTH, MARC J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,751.99 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, ROSEMARY M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $44,751.68 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVILLE, MARK J Employer name Town of Champion Amount $44,751.59 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, RACQUEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,751.52 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETZEL, MARTHA A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $44,751.09 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, LESLY Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $44,750.92 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, BRENT T Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,750.37 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHANTY, CHRISTINE B Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $44,750.29 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAR, NICHOLAS S Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,750.28 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MELISSA D, MS Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $44,750.24 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MARTIRA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $44,750.05 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, JULIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,749.89 Date 01/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AUDREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,749.66 Date 07/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINIS, DENISE A Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $44,749.60 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARONCZYK, PATRICIA A Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $44,749.59 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDA M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $44,749.43 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LYNNETTE S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $44,749.32 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, GREGORY, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,749.31 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARL W Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,749.27 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JAMES P Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,749.27 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, JAMES M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,749.12 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALFADELLA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,749.00 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JOSEPH P Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $44,748.91 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JOHN J, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $44,748.91 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, TERESA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,748.89 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATKER, LISA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,748.84 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, CHRIS E Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $44,748.76 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, FARON Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $44,748.72 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESOLEN, BRAD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,748.70 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTSEN, ERIC L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILTON, DIANE L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLYDENBURGH, IRENE M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLKEWICZ, MARIA J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, VIVIAN G Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, THEODORE R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, GEORGE C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,748.64 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILSTEIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $44,748.60 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPAKIN, DEBRA S Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $44,748.60 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMARI, STEPHEN J Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $44,748.45 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAI, BETTY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIERSON, SIMONE C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMAN, JUDITH B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNATO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANLIS, SEAN W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DONALD R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALQADO, LUZ S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIN, STANLEY K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKELEVICH, ANNA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,748.34 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, RICHARD Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $44,748.33 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROSSE, JENNIFER LYNN Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,748.32 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GREGA, THOMAS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,748.16 Date 06/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, WENDY T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $44,748.03 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWSKI, MARK D Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $44,747.69 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, RONALD E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,747.44 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JANAYA A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $44,747.44 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNS, RICHARD Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $44,747.10 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, JEFFREY W Employer name Warren County Amount $44,747.00 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWALD, CURTIS E Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $44,746.48 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDER, KIM L Employer name Erie County Amount $44,746.39 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIARA, NEEMA E S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,746.29 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMBHARD, JUDITH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,746.26 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATRINO, MARLENE F Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $44,746.17 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURANT, BRIAN M Employer name Warren County Amount $44,746.00 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGER, BARBARA L R Employer name Broome County Amount $44,745.79 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SUSAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,745.74 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORONI, DONALD A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $44,745.72 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCI, RICHARD K Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,745.72 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALANTUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $44,745.67 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, KEVIN K Employer name Erie County Amount $44,745.39 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VEAN, PATRICK A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,744.96 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTARAM, MANNIKUTTAN N Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $44,744.68 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, COURTNEY A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,744.45 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, MICHELLE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,743.88 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTON, SHAWN P Employer name City of Batavia Amount $44,743.71 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, NICOLE E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $44,743.68 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGBERG, ROBIN M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $44,743.50 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, SHELLY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $44,743.31 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLANAHAN-MICHAEL, CURLETTA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,742.87 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ANNA M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $44,742.56 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DANYELLE F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,742.54 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System