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 AXTON, JULIANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,332.60 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,332.56 Date 07/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, KRISTOPHER J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $43,332.41 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILYOU, KELLY A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,332.31 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, DARYL A Employer name Washington County Amount $43,331.31 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEY, RENA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,331.28 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, REBECCA J Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $43,331.08 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARELLI, MICHAEL T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,330.67 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JOSE WILLIAM Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $43,330.35 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZKLANKA, PETER J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $43,330.00 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, CONSTANZA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,329.98 Date 02/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ALISON M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $43,329.94 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACRE, GENE A Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $43,329.91 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARN, LAUREN A Employer name Education Department Amount $43,329.85 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATWELL, LISA E Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $43,329.82 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,329.03 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMLAO, GEORGE V Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $43,328.81 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AUBREY T Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,328.02 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LINDA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,327.84 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, MARGARET A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,327.82 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIFKAROVSKI, SILVANA Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,327.82 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, HENRY, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,327.81 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEY, CARMAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,327.81 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK-INMAN, CYNTHIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,327.79 Date 07/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $43,327.76 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, JACQUELINE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,327.58 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EECKHOUT, JOHN M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $43,327.57 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, COREY R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $43,327.36 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELMAN, GREGORY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $43,327.32 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JOAN E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $43,327.23 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCZATEK, JESSICA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,326.88 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLA, NICHOLAS P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $43,326.81 Date 08/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUVAIS, ALAN M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $43,326.78 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DAVID G Employer name Otsego County Amount $43,326.63 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, DANIEL J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $43,326.51 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTLEY, STEPHEN P Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $43,326.48 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, HOPE E Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $43,326.22 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BERT K Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $43,326.21 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, HEATHER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,326.16 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOREK, NICOLE C Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $43,326.12 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, STEPHANIE G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,325.38 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISKIE, NANCY J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $43,325.38 Date 10/04/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESKOW, PATRICIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,325.34 Date 06/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIGGLES, EDWIN J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,325.34 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, JUNE T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,325.32 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, EDWARD J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,325.23 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCHILLO, MARC Employer name Education Department Amount $43,325.21 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIER, STANLEY G Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $43,325.19 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSON, DAWN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,325.14 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, CAROL Employer name Town of Salina Amount $43,325.02 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLADES, NICOLO M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,324.85 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, ROSEMARY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,324.77 Date 03/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCH, JOAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $43,324.49 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARO-ERB, SUSAN A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $43,324.38 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, BRENDA LEE Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $43,324.00 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YONNICK-SMITH, KELLY A Employer name Madison County Amount $43,323.90 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE CLAIR, CODY A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $43,323.63 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNY, SARAH Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,323.58 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCA, VINCENT Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $43,323.56 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JO A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,323.55 Date 11/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, EMILY J Employer name Village of Walden Amount $43,323.42 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, REBECCA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,323.25 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,323.16 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEARRING, DEIRDRE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,323.06 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, THERESE L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $43,322.96 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LISA P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $43,322.83 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, THERESA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,321.67 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSSON, ALAN E Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $43,321.55 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOPING, PETER J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $43,320.95 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBIG, STEPHEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,320.62 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, GARRETT M Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,320.59 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACSIRE, PATRICIA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $43,320.30 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNE, JENNIFER L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,320.29 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DANIEL C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $43,320.07 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, ERIC Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,320.06 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDIER, CHARLES R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $43,319.83 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, NICHOLE Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $43,319.68 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRIANNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,319.66 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISSY, TIMOTHY R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,319.66 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, CARMEN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,319.65 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTASI, CHARLES M Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,319.54 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, JUSTIN S Employer name Broome Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $43,319.20 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZOG, ROSANNE F Employer name Poland CSD Amount $43,319.18 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER-LEWIS, FELICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,318.72 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, DAVID W Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $43,318.71 Date 12/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MARVIN L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,318.54 Date 10/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, TOWANDA L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,318.45 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BILL H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $43,318.35 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKIRTZIS, NICHOLAS Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $43,318.23 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHREY, FREDERIC W Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $43,318.17 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, RAYMOND J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,317.96 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARY BETH Employer name Seneca Falls-CSD Amount $43,317.96 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTINGTON, DAVID A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $43,317.94 Date 12/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDELL, STACY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $43,317.94 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BZIBZIAK, NANCY A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $43,317.12 Date 01/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN-KAUTZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $43,317.04 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKOWSKI, NANCY H Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,316.85 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, FAITH A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $43,316.79 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERREAULT, ALVIN M Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $43,316.76 Date 11/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEMONI, NICHOLAUS J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,316.57 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System