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 SACCONE, KELLIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,662.42 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLS, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,662.39 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHTEL, SALLY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,662.28 Date 07/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, MARYBETH Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,662.14 Date 12/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MEO, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $44,662.13 Date 08/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CONEAKA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,662.12 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETSON, CARL E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,662.09 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLIVAN, DONALD F, JR Employer name Greene County Amount $44,662.05 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLI, KRISTEN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,661.96 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMBRICK, ANN M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $44,661.58 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULDER, RUSHANA A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,661.55 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, VICTORIA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,661.54 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APISA, STEPHEN Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,661.26 Date 07/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARISSE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,660.96 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, RANDOLPH B Employer name Hamilton County Amount $44,660.82 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JACOB F Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $44,660.73 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, LISA L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, CLAIRE K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,660.72 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, MARY D Employer name City of Oswego Amount $44,660.33 Date 02/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNKER GEE, SHARON L Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $44,660.21 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, BONNIE Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,659.90 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUTE, LAURA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,659.87 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTLER, ANDREA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $44,659.83 Date 08/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDDES, SANDRA E Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $44,659.82 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $44,659.70 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, JOSH J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,659.31 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, DAVID A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $44,659.29 Date 05/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, ERIN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,659.17 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MARITZA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,658.92 Date 01/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, PEDRO J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $44,658.91 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $44,658.64 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DIANE S Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $44,658.58 Date 06/23/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDSTROM, MARGHERITA Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $44,658.45 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHETKO, TIMOTHY L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,658.44 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $44,657.86 Date 07/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PAUL C Employer name Erie County Amount $44,657.83 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LIZA S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,657.80 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPIN, MICHELLE D Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $44,657.80 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUENEMOERDER, WILLIAM C Employer name Barker CSD Amount $44,657.22 Date 05/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, RANDY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $44,657.20 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOBODA, JUSTIN S Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $44,657.08 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWANIEC, LAURIE S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,657.06 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, JULIA P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,657.03 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRANSCHAK, BRYAN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,656.99 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCCIA, ANTHONY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,656.86 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ADAM J Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,656.67 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LORRAINE C Employer name Madison County Amount $44,656.61 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPERMAN, DANIEL S Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,656.58 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARR, DENISE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,655.72 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, DEAN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,654.78 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIGO, ARLENE J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,654.67 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SUSAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,654.48 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Ancram Amount $44,654.48 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANK, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,653.92 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVEE, LORI S Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $44,653.86 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEILMAN, CAITLYN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,653.85 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, HAROLD J Employer name Town of Henderson Amount $44,653.85 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, GAIL D Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $44,653.67 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIFORD GAUL, KATHY D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,653.66 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERKER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $44,653.65 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUSER, DAVID P Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,653.61 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, DANIEL P Employer name Town of West Sparta Amount $44,653.50 Date 01/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBREGSEN, SCOTT A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $44,653.46 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, LAUREN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,653.44 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORT, DANIEL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,653.34 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINOCO, PEDRO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,653.29 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSQUEA, DAISY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,653.23 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, SEAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,653.02 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHONY, STEPHEN F Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $44,652.95 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, CARMELA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,652.90 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBSTARCZYK, DEBRA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,652.82 Date 10/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINZIE, TRACY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,652.60 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, KEVEN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,652.35 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, SUSAN M Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $44,652.14 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATEN, JAMES P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $44,651.92 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURRI, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,651.90 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, MARK A Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $44,651.90 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVIN, JO ANN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $44,651.55 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, EVERETT E, JR Employer name Town of Rush Amount $44,651.23 Date 09/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, LOREN S, JR Employer name Town of Knox Amount $44,650.70 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JOHN D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,650.64 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPIRO, DAVID B Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,650.47 Date 10/12/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPUK, MARTIN W, JR Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $44,650.47 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, JACQUELINE A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,650.28 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DOUGLAS S Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $44,650.26 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ANTHONY Employer name Albany County Amount $44,650.19 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTERMAN, VICTOR A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,650.18 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RENEE L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,649.93 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, MICHAEL Employer name Greece CSD Amount $44,649.88 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, HEIDI M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,649.86 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOBARE, MARY Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,649.82 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, HATTIE B Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,649.74 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMARA, CHRISTINE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $44,649.60 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, MICHELE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,649.47 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, MAUREEN Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,649.32 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWLAND, LELIA Employer name Department of State Amount $44,649.24 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,649.24 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAEF, ROWENA D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,649.03 Date 04/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRY, JOHN J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,648.88 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUREGA, JOYCE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,648.88 Date 10/13/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System