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 FABRIZIO, LAURA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,666.60 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, ALBERT N, JR Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $43,666.56 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, CAROL M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,666.27 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENTHALER, ROBERT W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,665.81 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CISE, JAMES R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $43,665.79 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SKIVER, SARAH L Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,665.77 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHABOT, JOSEPH S Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,665.74 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAWAY, CASSANDRA L Employer name Orange County Amount $43,665.73 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, THOMAS C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,665.67 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARCONE, CONCETTA Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $43,665.23 Date 09/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTER, JAMES R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,665.22 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CAITLIN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,664.99 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, MARY P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $43,664.97 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAISLEY, MARY B Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $43,664.65 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOFF, SUSAN P Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $43,664.60 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KIMBERLEE D Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,664.53 Date 11/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYHOLM, DENISE Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $43,664.37 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBITZ, MADALYNE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,664.26 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPH, RAMONA G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,664.19 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMLIN, KAREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,663.99 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPETELLO, ANN Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $43,663.89 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, DEENA G P Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $43,663.86 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNOLA, MARTHA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,663.77 Date 10/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BLARGAN, PAMELA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,663.34 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMISTER, BARBARA L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $43,663.31 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASO, LAURIE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,662.98 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,662.60 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDRAS, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,662.58 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDON, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,662.54 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, KIMBERLY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,662.33 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GWINNER, LOUIS A, III Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $43,662.18 Date 03/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADROVED, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Utica Amount $43,662.09 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, BRITTANY C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $43,661.96 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANTE, VERONICA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $43,661.96 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, LYNNE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $43,661.87 Date 09/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFRIYIE, ROBERT OWUSU Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,661.66 Date 04/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ELBA J Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,661.65 Date 04/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, BRUNILDA R Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,661.65 Date 12/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILER, VINCENT L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $43,661.23 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Gates Amount $43,661.22 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, CONCETTA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $43,660.95 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, BRENDA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,660.83 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DONALD R, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $43,660.71 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZVANOVEC, DANIEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,660.53 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, DEBRA A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $43,660.52 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLLIE, DOREEN E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $43,660.45 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KALLI Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,660.27 Date 10/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, HOLLY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,660.02 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKEN, ROBERT S Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $43,659.93 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, BRIAN K Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,659.86 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, THOMAS R Employer name Madison County Amount $43,659.71 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOLEY, CHARLES J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $43,659.70 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CORALEE Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $43,659.52 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, CLIFFORD J, JR Employer name Jefferson County Amount $43,659.25 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, JESSICA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,659.23 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, AMY A Employer name Steuben County Amount $43,659.02 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, JOHN M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $43,658.99 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, PENNY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,658.70 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMACK, CHRISTINE F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,658.66 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELFGOTT, JODY A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $43,658.44 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERSCHIG, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,658.42 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, HEATHER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,658.40 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $43,658.31 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, NICOLE T Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $43,658.07 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, PATRICK A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $43,658.01 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADAKIA, SONAL H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,657.93 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KEVIN S Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $43,657.56 Date 10/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, MORGAN N Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,657.35 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, MICHAEL D Employer name Albany County Amount $43,657.21 Date 06/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBRAUSKIS, STEVEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $43,656.97 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, LICINIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,656.96 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTANEN, MICHAEL A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $43,656.47 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEHNER, VIRGINIA R Employer name Chenango County Amount $43,656.35 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, PATRICK D Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $43,656.34 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, COURTNEY E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,656.29 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $43,656.20 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMTOIS, THEODORE Employer name Education Department Amount $43,656.10 Date 05/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE TRENCA, MEGHAN S Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,655.74 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, IGNACIO Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,655.66 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRISON, NELSON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,655.64 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MEGHAN E Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $43,655.42 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, CYNTHIA R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,655.35 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEY, KAREN E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,655.31 Date 04/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZZITTA, JULIE M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $43,655.27 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, TRISHA A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $43,655.25 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, THOMAS J Employer name Warren County Amount $43,654.58 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ISAIDA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $43,654.53 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULMER, MICHAEL J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $43,654.42 Date 12/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, JERRY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,654.40 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, SAMANTHA J Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $43,654.10 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, DEBRA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $43,654.00 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELSON, CINDY S Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $43,653.90 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKARD, ANTOINE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $43,653.87 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, GLORIA J Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,653.50 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PIKE, ALICIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,653.48 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUE, JULIE A Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $43,653.45 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, MARYANNE Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,653.36 Date 03/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, BRYAN D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $43,653.30 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, AARON E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,653.09 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLSKIJ, CHISTINE B Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,652.79 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System