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 ROMAN, ALEX Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,608.72 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $44,608.35 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSON, PAUL R Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,607.98 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, PAMELA Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $44,607.88 Date 03/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANGELIC L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,607.82 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, DAVID J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,607.75 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KAREN F Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,607.59 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, MARK R Employer name Town of Amity Amount $44,607.56 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TIMOTHY D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,607.54 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAY, ERIC A Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,607.47 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIS, HOLLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,607.18 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCO, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,607.06 Date 09/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, MELISSA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,606.94 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELL, ALICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,606.77 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LAURA P Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $44,606.65 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, REBECCA D Employer name Town of Milton Amount $44,606.61 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, CLAUDETTE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,606.58 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DONALD C, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,606.20 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZVORSKY, DEBORAH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $44,606.06 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, BARBARA A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $44,605.99 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, KEITH A Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $44,605.88 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCHETTI, JORDAN G Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $44,605.73 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, MARY L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $44,605.71 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JACLYN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,605.52 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAGUE, KEVIN A Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $44,605.50 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHRIES, DAVID J, II Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $44,605.45 Date 05/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE, NICOLE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,605.40 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SHERRON S Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,605.35 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, SARAH N Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,605.20 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGOE, JOHN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,605.19 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, DAVID S Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,605.07 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, RONI J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $44,604.56 Date 07/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGIAKOS, LINDA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,604.49 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DENISE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,604.28 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPNIK, KELLY E Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $44,604.15 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, JACQUELINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,604.03 Date 03/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINISI, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,604.01 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRIEST, SHARLAINE M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $44,603.70 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, TARA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $44,603.58 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, SHANNON R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,603.35 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $44,603.30 Date 03/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, JEFF E Employer name Homer CSD Amount $44,603.19 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, ELISSA A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $44,603.18 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,602.85 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, JAMES D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,602.74 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, YOLONDA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,602.71 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATASAR, HOWARD R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $44,602.55 Date 10/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALVESTUTO, JOSEPH S Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $44,602.43 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEON, ZE D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,602.41 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MARK Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,602.27 Date 11/26/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, STELLA S Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $44,601.91 Date 07/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, EDWARD D, III Employer name Erie County Amount $44,601.91 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHL, MARY JO Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,601.82 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, NICHOLAS R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,601.77 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, VILMA D Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $44,601.75 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, ANDREW T Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $44,601.73 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, WILLIEMAE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,601.64 Date 10/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, LAWRENCE L Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $44,601.18 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JAMES G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,601.17 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TAKENYA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,600.99 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIME, RONALD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,600.47 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, BETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,600.42 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEO, CARLOS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $44,600.22 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLERA, ANGEL L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $44,600.14 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOXON, DARRYL A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $44,600.08 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCI, ROY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,600.04 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ADRIANN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $44,600.02 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITZ, GREGORY M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,599.89 Date 08/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, TODD E Employer name Town of Diana Amount $44,599.69 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JOHN E Employer name Town of Forestport Amount $44,599.67 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, ANTHONY W Employer name Village of Walden Amount $44,599.52 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSIONS, MICHELLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,599.49 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOFF, WALTER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,599.17 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, MARIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,598.73 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRANDON C Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $44,598.58 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWORETSKY, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $44,598.43 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Erie County Amount $44,598.39 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, LINDSAY J Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $44,598.23 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSINO, MATTHEW W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $44,597.89 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTEN, GERALDINE A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $44,597.50 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIO, NADINE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,597.15 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, TENE M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $44,596.98 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, TYHEESE A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $44,596.91 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCAL, FORTUNE F P Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,596.90 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ROBERT Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $44,596.65 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LARE, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $44,596.40 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $44,596.20 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, DEBRA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,596.18 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DEVAN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $44,596.02 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSETTI, ALDO Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,595.91 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,595.67 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, ALISON M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $44,595.67 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BREANNA C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,595.67 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLVEN, JOHN M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $44,595.49 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANTINE, DINA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,595.16 Date 12/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MONIQUE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,594.98 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUVERAIN, WENDEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,594.89 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, JACOB M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,594.87 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, NICHOLAS P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,594.82 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONDRAT, AMY J Employer name Galway CSD Amount $44,594.77 Date 02/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System