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 SHATTUCK, ROBERTA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,594.77 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINDLER, JASON R Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,593.98 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCESCO, ROSE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,593.83 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, CATHERINE A Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,593.79 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIER, LUAL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,593.76 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,593.73 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSIMANO, DUSTIN J Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,593.67 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, CAROL LYNN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,593.62 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, MARY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,593.58 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERMAN, VLADISLAV Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,593.54 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENG, PHILLIP Y Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,593.47 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEL, DEANNA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,592.89 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CARRIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,592.60 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMA, JOSEPH Employer name Broome County Amount $44,592.50 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Orwell Amount $44,592.34 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFFLER, BENJAMIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,592.00 Date 07/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATA, FRANK M Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,591.97 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, WILLIAM J Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,591.95 Date 06/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, PETER M Employer name Town of Pavilion Amount $44,591.94 Date 02/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIK, ERIN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,591.91 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, MICHAEL H Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,591.90 Date 12/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ANDRE C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,591.88 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, MAUREEN A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $44,591.48 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONTE, ALLISON Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $44,591.48 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECHTSIEGEL, VALERIE B Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $44,591.38 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTACEK, KIEL J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,591.32 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINETAR, VLADISLAV Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $44,591.24 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATT, CHARLES M Employer name Town of Kendall Amount $44,591.15 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, JADINE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $44,591.04 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, ERIN P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,591.02 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,590.90 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNICH, KYLE R Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,590.82 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, KIMBERLY E Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $44,590.68 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, DONNA E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,590.04 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DOREN, LEROY H Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $44,590.02 Date 05/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, ROCIO L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,589.60 Date 10/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, EILEEN M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $44,589.55 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COOK, MARCIA J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,589.46 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORY, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $44,589.30 Date 03/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSAW, DONNA J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $44,589.19 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRASHER, RICHARD H Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,588.96 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBECK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $44,588.96 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDNEY, LATTECHA I Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,588.68 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINVILLE, TINA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,588.41 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JASON P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,588.40 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTH, GRETCHEN E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,588.11 Date 05/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSTEIN-VITALE, KIM A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,588.09 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDAKER, MATTHEW R Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $44,588.06 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, MARIETTA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,587.98 Date 04/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHWELL, CHRISTIANA D Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $44,587.98 Date 06/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GERALD B Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,587.89 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUTY, DANIEL K Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $44,587.89 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANETTI, ZACCARIAH P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,587.88 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZGIER, KURT T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,587.87 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOWAK, ALEXANDRA N Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $44,587.39 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, DANIEL L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,587.33 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, LAURIE K Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,587.26 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, MARIA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,587.24 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $44,587.09 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, DOREEN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,586.97 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGAULT, JOHN J, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $44,586.95 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PAMELA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,586.70 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,586.60 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARTIN J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,586.47 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDICHO, ALICIA M Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,586.03 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANGELICA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,585.99 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, REYNOLD E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,585.99 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETTENSTERN, JANET H Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,585.90 Date 12/02/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRITY, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Tully Amount $44,585.71 Date 11/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHACKO Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,585.57 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEEN, STEPHEN Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,585.32 Date 03/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $44,585.19 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, MICHELE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,584.94 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, MICHELLE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,584.93 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ELIZABETH H Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,584.89 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DONNA L Employer name Orange County Amount $44,584.89 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,584.58 Date 05/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KELLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,584.47 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ARTHUR A Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,584.10 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JAMIE F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,584.02 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOTRA, MARK A Employer name Town of Salina Amount $44,582.94 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASHER, GARRETT J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $44,582.85 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIALI, TARA J Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $44,582.84 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, MARYBETH Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $44,582.81 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, DARRYL L Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,582.77 Date 03/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUGLIO, DAVID G Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $44,582.69 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM R, III Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $44,582.63 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, MARY ANN Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $44,582.40 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, BART M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,582.37 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARRYL L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,582.36 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACHSHEN, EMILY Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $44,582.25 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES-REYES, ISMARU Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $44,582.24 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLEY, SUSAN E Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $44,581.87 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $44,581.67 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELINO, ISABEL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,581.54 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JUSTIN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,581.51 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILES, MARCUS L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,581.45 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDLE, LATEASE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,581.28 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNIP, LACEY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,581.19 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ELIZABETH M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,580.82 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System