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 IGNACIO, VICTORINO Q Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,390.71 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, REINA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,390.54 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOEL Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,390.44 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LESLIE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,390.19 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAQUINTO, YVONNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,390.11 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, JAIRO Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $44,390.05 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRT, TIMOTHY D Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $44,390.00 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $44,389.91 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RONALD C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $44,389.71 Date 07/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, BRENDA L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $44,389.68 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-HAMEED, ZAKEE I Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $44,389.63 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKER, SUSAN M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $44,389.52 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICANTI, THOMAS V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $44,389.48 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRUS, CHARLENE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $44,389.23 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJEMA, MARTIN Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $44,389.22 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBEL, SARA L Employer name Groton CSD Amount $44,389.18 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $44,389.11 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, MARIE C Employer name Watkins Glen-CSD Amount $44,389.00 Date 04/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LISA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,388.93 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, CATHERINE P Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,388.51 Date 11/07/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDIA, JOSEPH C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $44,388.18 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, TARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,387.90 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZRAHI, JOAN Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $44,387.81 Date 08/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KYSHA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,387.75 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, FREDERICK V Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $44,387.73 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ALANNA E Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $44,387.65 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REX, GLEN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,387.64 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANWALD, KEVIN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $44,387.20 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIELLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,386.55 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CAROL B Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $44,386.50 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, RYAN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $44,386.37 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERVEAU, FLORIENTE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,385.78 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHERSON, EMILY Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $44,385.60 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGILLETTA, ROSEMARIE Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $44,385.20 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTOMER, VANESSA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $44,385.17 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WEENEY, MARY T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,385.11 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JEAN Employer name City of Beacon Amount $44,385.10 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIANTI, LINDA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,384.70 Date 11/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, KERRIE A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $44,384.60 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JENNIFER S Employer name Broome County Amount $44,384.33 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, MARYBETH A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $44,384.33 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, LAUREN B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,384.31 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATISZ, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $44,384.20 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, HENRY F Employer name Town of Greece Amount $44,384.03 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGHSMITH, ARDELL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,383.93 Date 08/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, MARK E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,383.77 Date 06/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADARAMOLA, BERNICE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $44,383.50 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACIENGA-RICE, JOY M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $44,383.26 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS E Employer name Department of State Amount $44,382.99 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, MADELINE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,382.41 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, WILLIAM Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,382.32 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, JUDY Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $44,382.32 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, SHARILYN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,381.57 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHARLES E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,381.36 Date 05/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMKE, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $44,381.30 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, JEFFREY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,381.09 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,381.08 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, TRACEY A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $44,381.05 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Greene County Amount $44,380.84 Date 12/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, RICHARD V Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $44,380.70 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, ROSEANNE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $44,380.57 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHADT, NICOLE K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $44,380.10 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAERKL, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,379.99 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARCO, DONNA M Employer name Herkimer Housing Authority Amount $44,379.79 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBIA, VANESSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,379.62 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCKHARD, RUSSELL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,379.60 Date 06/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBROOK, LARRY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,379.58 Date 07/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPSICK, GINNEL L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $44,379.57 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHTLER, KIMBERLY R Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $44,379.38 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMASSIMA, ROSE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $44,379.35 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JOHN F Employer name Town of Southold Amount $44,379.34 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSIGNANT, BRENDA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $44,379.23 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADUKE, TINA M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNIAK, JAMES W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 09/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CHARLES M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $44,379.18 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, JOLENE A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVIZA, PATRICIA J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $44,379.18 Date 10/10/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, NOELLE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUPI, ANTHONY J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KIMBERLEY N Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRON, KAREN J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, CAROL B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESFORD, DONNA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 04/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, KATHLEEN F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, MARY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 10/19/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, ANN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, PAULA D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,379.18 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGOZELSKI, DENISE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,379.18 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHBURN, HELEN D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 02/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORCH, MARY B Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $44,379.18 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGIN, KAREN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JOAN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, VILMA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 10/25/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,379.18 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAK, CAROLE Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 01/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARWOOD, TAMMY L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, GAYLE E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $44,379.18 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAKEFIELD, DEBRA A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPIEC, THEDA K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,379.18 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System