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 SANTANA, ANGEL L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,479.80 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DONALD K Employer name Town of Rose Amount $44,479.23 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DIANE C Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $44,478.78 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ANTOINETTE Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $44,478.76 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DEANNA L Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $44,478.74 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICO, THEODORE J Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $44,478.23 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSMOOR, BETTY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,478.00 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, ANNE M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $44,477.98 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASO, MARY FRANCES Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $44,477.95 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of South Glens Falls Amount $44,477.94 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TIMOTHY F Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,477.53 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHM, MARILYN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,477.50 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,477.49 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, KENNETH L Employer name Ontario County Amount $44,477.26 Date 03/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTLEY, ALLAN W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,477.04 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, DREW H Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,476.92 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRACHER, KATE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,476.89 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISKUP, LISA D Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,476.70 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANAMY, BRENDAN G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $44,476.63 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, MATTHEW B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,476.46 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISLER, ROBIN M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $44,476.31 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, ROCHELLE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,475.96 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, PAMELA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,475.92 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPOWICH, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $44,475.85 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAIG, LINDSAY M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $44,475.83 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, RICHARD H Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $44,475.75 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRANE, CORY R Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $44,475.71 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAMP, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $44,475.69 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN-GRAHAM, MORTICIA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,475.38 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, FRITZ O Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $44,475.35 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASY, TAMARA K Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,475.14 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUHAN, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,475.00 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFLORE, ELOISE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,474.92 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, ASHLEIGH M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,474.91 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DEBORAH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,474.77 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JONATHAN J Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $44,474.33 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHILL, KATHERINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,474.10 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNABENE, MARTHA E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $44,474.00 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NICOLE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $44,474.00 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZER, ADAM B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,473.72 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIPPO, GIACOMO Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,473.70 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARRIE M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $44,473.66 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, ABIGAIL C Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $44,473.44 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CARMEN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,473.22 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, DEBORAH A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,472.43 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ALEXANDER Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,472.36 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, HELEN N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,472.28 Date 05/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, DANIELLE L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,472.16 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MATHEW R Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,471.79 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, JANET R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,471.74 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, WILLIAM N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $44,471.38 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAINATHARA, CHARM GEORGE Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $44,471.37 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAI, TED C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,471.36 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULICK, KIM E Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $44,471.12 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHUMMAN, THANKACHAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,471.07 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIETTI, BRIAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $44,471.03 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, SHARI L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $44,470.99 Date 12/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDORE, DAVID W Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,470.43 Date 08/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DEVIN A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $44,470.18 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEY, GEORGE M Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $44,470.16 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNIAT, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $44,470.11 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CAROLYN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,469.54 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN-SOLLOG, KAREN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,469.37 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOAN A Employer name Catskill Public Library Amount $44,469.37 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DEBORAH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,469.26 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIROLAMO, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,469.21 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREIT, CATHLEEN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,469.08 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILOR, JOSEPH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,469.06 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, SHEILA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,468.97 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LACI L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,468.88 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODESVA, ANN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,468.80 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, CHERYL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,468.77 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, SARAH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,468.76 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, BONNIE S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,468.76 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,468.76 Date 07/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, DAMARIS Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $44,468.63 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURATOLO, ELIZABETH Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $44,468.56 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARLY Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $44,468.56 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Orange County Amount $44,468.47 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, TERRY LEE Employer name Schuyler County Amount $44,468.26 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, CATHERINE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,468.22 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLON, BARBARA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,468.21 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JACQUELYN L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $44,468.00 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALYCE F Employer name Wayne County Amount $44,467.98 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, COLLEEN L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,467.87 Date 01/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MIGUEL Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $44,467.74 Date 03/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, ALBERT J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,467.68 Date 06/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TERESA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $44,467.52 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, KATHLEEN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,467.28 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, LEONARD P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,467.24 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DEBRA R Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $44,467.21 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRECHT, TERRY D Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,467.16 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, DENNISON J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,466.78 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, FOSTINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,466.53 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, REDONYA K Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,466.53 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKEL, JUDITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,466.53 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, CYNTHIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,466.53 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, PATTY J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $44,466.47 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, CAROLYN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $44,466.44 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, MARTIN L Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $44,466.21 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System