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 DELFINO, DOMINICK A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $44,697.95 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, DAVID A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $44,697.92 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATFIELD-EVANS, LAURA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,697.90 Date 11/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, ANDRE D Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,697.85 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINDL, WILLIAM A Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,697.79 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, THOMAS N Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $44,697.77 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JAMES E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $44,697.68 Date 03/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MATHAI P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $44,697.52 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALJUKIC, ERMIN Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $44,697.46 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELERIN, DERRICK C Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $44,697.40 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ALLISON J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,697.20 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, KATHARINE L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $44,697.08 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLINGER, CHARLES P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,696.70 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, EDWARD D Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $44,696.67 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARC K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,696.53 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULIER, TINA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,696.53 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JEFFREY J Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $44,696.27 Date 06/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREUSDELL, MELISSA M Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,696.24 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARDI, ANNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,696.22 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DENISE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $44,695.95 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, WADE E Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $44,695.92 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUN, SOVICHETH Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $44,695.87 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ILONA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,695.82 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, LISA M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $44,695.71 Date 11/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, ANDREA E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,695.46 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACE, LINDA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,695.44 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGGER, BRENDA G Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $44,695.41 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,695.10 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANET L Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $44,695.01 Date 10/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, PENNY E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,694.94 Date 10/25/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, MICHELLE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $44,694.85 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKELFORD, MURRAY D Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $44,694.83 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNER, AMY Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,694.80 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, ANDREW B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,694.78 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, KATHLEEN L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $44,694.55 Date 07/04/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, KATHLEEN K Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $44,694.51 Date 07/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESARI, CORRINE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,694.44 Date 01/31/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUHART, DAVID A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,694.31 Date 11/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAFAELA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,694.28 Date 07/11/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLHAUSEN, JAMES E Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $44,694.27 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, ROSEMARIE A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $44,694.26 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDI, VENESSA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $44,694.11 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, TIFFANY M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $44,694.09 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMIESON, DEBORAH D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,694.04 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, KELVIN A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,693.41 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NELSON Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,693.25 Date 11/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNOCK, JOYCE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,693.02 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DOREEN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $44,693.00 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, FERN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,693.00 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEON, STACEY A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $44,692.38 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEATMAN, DENNIS R Employer name Town of Sherman Amount $44,692.32 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, LEDYS J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,692.24 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, BRYAN S Employer name Town of Cincinnatus Amount $44,692.21 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, JANE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $44,692.15 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODHI, JEETENDRA Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $44,691.99 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JANELLE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,691.40 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, RAMON, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,691.28 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMMER, CHANTALE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,691.28 Date 07/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALSBERG, JAY E Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,691.14 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATANESE, JEREMY A Employer name Town of Stockton Amount $44,690.42 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JACQUELINE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,690.15 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, DEBORAH A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,690.11 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSAFIDES, WILLIAM P Employer name Barker CSD Amount $44,690.06 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, COLLEEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,689.92 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, DALE V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,689.46 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMER, MARK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,689.43 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOOD, JULIE M Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,689.27 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, STEPHAN J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,689.02 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKIN, DOLORES M Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,688.98 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, KAREN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,688.98 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGOLINA, NATALYA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,688.82 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, SHAWN J Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $44,688.74 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, JASON H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,688.62 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGUE, RUSSELL R Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $44,688.62 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,688.53 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, JACKIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,688.45 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELDON, KATHLEEN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,688.38 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLMAN, LORI S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,688.38 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESTER, JOHN-EMBREE Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $44,688.18 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGNIBENE, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,688.15 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARVALI E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,688.13 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERARDI, JOSEPH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,688.02 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, CLINTON D Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $44,688.00 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDER, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Schuyler Falls Amount $44,687.72 Date 08/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVELY, AISHA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,687.67 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINN, GINA M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $44,687.27 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, EMANUEL L Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $44,686.95 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, RICHARD T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $44,686.92 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $44,686.60 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRELLA, GEORGE R Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $44,686.57 Date 04/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBBS, JAMES Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $44,686.48 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PENNA, CAROLYN A Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,686.34 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAAK, ANDREA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $44,685.94 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LAWRENCE M Employer name City of Troy Amount $44,685.91 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, JOSE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,685.77 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERE, PAUL W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,685.52 Date 06/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVEY, SARAH M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $44,685.50 Date 01/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, TONI Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $44,685.49 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, CHANTELL F Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,685.40 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUVERAIN, JEAN JONEL Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $44,685.11 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System