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 WEBER, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,406.71 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METAXAS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $44,406.32 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODE, KERRY A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $44,406.18 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKIZOGLU, GUL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,405.94 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MONTY J Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $44,405.92 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONER, JUAN A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,405.71 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, SUSAN J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,405.04 Date 09/11/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEITH, CAROLYN Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $44,405.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, MARY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $44,404.86 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUN, JOHN S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $44,404.80 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, CATHLEEN R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,404.71 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, DONALD H Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,404.33 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, KAREN E Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $44,404.32 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LUCAS, NANCY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,404.19 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, GRANT, III Employer name Jefferson CSD Amount $44,404.16 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, GARY L Employer name Town of Cato Amount $44,403.96 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, SAMUEL J Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $44,403.85 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDLEY, EARLENE C Employer name Education Department Amount $44,403.62 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, VICKEY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,403.46 Date 04/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSLEY, JACLYN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,403.43 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSSEI, CATHERINE E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $44,403.37 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERREROS, LORRAINE H Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,402.85 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JAMES M Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,402.73 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUHNS, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,402.37 Date 04/05/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLMAN, GARY K Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $44,402.24 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMANN, DENISE A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $44,402.22 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ETON R Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,401.99 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, KRISTEN H Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,401.85 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, NANCY E Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $44,401.72 Date 10/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIFARO, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,401.66 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOGMAN, IAN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $44,401.59 Date 04/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, MATTHEW C Employer name Town of Peru Amount $44,401.33 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUT, JOHN L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,401.29 Date 12/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWIK, LAURA A Employer name Town of Wawayanda Amount $44,401.10 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, KELLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,400.50 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVERELL, KARLA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,400.01 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMSBY, RENE D Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,400.00 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFTIC, PATRICK M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,399.73 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, DAVID R Employer name Franklin County Amount $44,399.59 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, CATHERINE H Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $44,399.43 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFER, SCOTT A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $44,399.09 Date 02/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, CHRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,399.07 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THARRETT, RICHARD G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,398.93 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, BONNIE L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $44,398.80 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJKA, MARIA Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $44,398.80 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, CARA L Employer name Warren County Amount $44,398.65 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, NOREEN A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $44,398.62 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEBER, LAUREN B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,398.53 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, VANESSA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,398.53 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERDOCK, JANET M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,398.49 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JOSEPH G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,398.47 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMICK, NICHOLAS R Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $44,398.34 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINIS, DEBORAH A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $44,398.26 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THROM, SUZANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,398.07 Date 05/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, SARAH E Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $44,397.88 Date 03/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, CLAUDIA I Employer name Schenectady County Amount $44,397.61 Date 01/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSCINSKI, STACEY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,397.12 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ANNETTE R Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $44,396.80 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $44,396.80 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, NATHAN T Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,396.72 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, THEODORE C Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,396.70 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, MICHAEL P Employer name Oswego County Amount $44,396.68 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, GARY M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,396.36 Date 09/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCO, SUSAN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,395.93 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, SHAKIA C Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,395.77 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZOREK, PATRICIA J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $44,395.41 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, ROBERT C Employer name Broome County Amount $44,395.37 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWIE, ROBERT C Employer name Village of OriskaNY Falls Amount $44,395.35 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMIS, KRISTIE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $44,395.22 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESTAK, KIMBER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,395.16 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNER, YVES-LISE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $44,395.06 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKELEY, HEATHER D Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $44,395.00 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, WILLIAM G Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,394.97 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAW, BETTE J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $44,394.89 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, DARRYL E Employer name Town of Danby Amount $44,394.89 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPCINSKI, PAMELA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,394.86 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,394.72 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, VALERIE C Employer name Erie County Amount $44,394.65 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, CHERYL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,394.53 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTO, THOMAS M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $44,394.32 Date 07/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, KRISTIN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,394.25 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, JANICE L Employer name Otsego County Amount $44,394.18 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARIE A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $44,393.98 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,393.96 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, THOMAS M Employer name City of Albany Amount $44,393.91 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, JOSEPH M Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,393.63 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBALLO, DEIDA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,393.34 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, CHERYL A Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,393.32 Date 07/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINES, BRUCE W Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $44,393.29 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHERT, JAMES B Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $44,393.19 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, FRANK A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $44,392.80 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, AMANDA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,392.33 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZ, MARY A Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $44,392.18 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDEA, MARK E Employer name City of Kingston Amount $44,392.06 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, LEON S, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,391.73 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, TWANA J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $44,391.55 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, OLGA S Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,391.45 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMPKA, LEON R Employer name Orange County Amount $44,391.14 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICO, JEANNINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,390.94 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, RYAN D Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,390.90 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System