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 SMALL, DENISE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,053.30 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBOS, LUZMARINA Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $43,053.28 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ALLAN W Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $43,053.24 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUAIA, BESSEM Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,053.00 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVERA, ANTHONY T Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $43,052.80 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $43,052.72 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTAREGGIA, EUGENE P, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,052.64 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, DAVID Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $43,052.62 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMKE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,052.05 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDA, KARA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,052.02 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, KATHY A Employer name Allegany County Amount $43,051.90 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMOLINSKI, MELISSA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,051.87 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, PATTI L Employer name Essex County Amount $43,051.80 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, ANNE E Employer name Essex County Amount $43,051.80 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARENAS, JENNIFER E Employer name Essex County Amount $43,051.80 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MELITON Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,051.73 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, ADAM R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,051.63 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, RAY A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $43,051.58 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, LAUREN N Employer name Village of Walden Amount $43,051.58 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $43,051.44 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISCIAGNA, ROBERT Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $43,051.42 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, ASHLEY K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,051.12 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENCE, ERIN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,051.10 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMER, JAMES A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $43,050.85 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, DEANNA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,050.49 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, BERNARD Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,050.27 Date 09/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, HEATHER A Employer name Erie County Amount $43,049.98 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANCOUR, DEBRA C Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $43,049.90 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEAR, WILLIAM L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,049.76 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, ANDREA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,049.50 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, VIRGINIA M Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $43,049.32 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATELOS, MARIA A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $43,049.29 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERFELD, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $43,049.25 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARDINI, SANDRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,049.14 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,049.06 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-MIYARES, JAVIER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,048.86 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONYALE T Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,048.75 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,048.64 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JEREMY S Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $43,048.57 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANGELA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,048.52 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CATHERINE A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $43,048.37 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNGST, BABETTE O Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $43,048.33 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, MARTINA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,048.09 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROMAN, KATIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,048.03 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, DANIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,048.01 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $43,047.60 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, THERESA Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,047.42 Date 11/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARENGA, DORIS Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $43,047.17 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,046.96 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JAKEEMA E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,046.92 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Webster Amount $43,046.92 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRIESBACH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $43,046.88 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LYNN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $43,046.82 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN-CHILDS, FRANCES E Employer name Broome County Amount $43,046.00 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Albion Amount $43,045.92 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, JESSICA L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $43,045.81 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, SCOTT C Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $43,045.57 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COATES, SHARON M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,045.04 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, JENNIFER A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $43,044.86 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $43,044.54 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERK, BRIANA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,044.52 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, THOMAS M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $43,044.05 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, GREGORY G Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,044.02 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JAMISON, THERESA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $43,043.99 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, MARIA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,043.87 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLMAN, TIFFANY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,043.71 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTAU, JEAN M, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,043.60 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSTEIN, FRAN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,043.60 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RACHEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,043.56 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDEUR, CHRIS R Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,043.51 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULWANE, ASHLEY R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $43,043.47 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARENO, DIANE H Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,043.40 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE-FABIANI, ENJOLI A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,043.40 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, AMANDA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,043.04 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JACK A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $43,042.94 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, VICTORIA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $43,042.61 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAILE, JOANNE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $43,042.51 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, IRENE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,042.42 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, ANDREW J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $43,042.31 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JESSICA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,042.07 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOS, MARCIA M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $43,042.00 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULMORE, CORNELIA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $43,041.88 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,041.81 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JOSEPH G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,041.76 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUENSEE, NANCY E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $43,041.54 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOMENO, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,041.48 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONEY, DAVID R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $43,041.42 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, KIM M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $43,040.74 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCARI, EVA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,040.56 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, TAMMY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,040.56 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DAWN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,040.56 Date 11/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, LYNDA S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,040.56 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACLA, ANDREW B Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $43,040.53 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVELOCK, NICKLAUS A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $43,040.17 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINTRAUB, ADAM J Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $43,040.10 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZYNIEC, DARLEEN P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $43,039.91 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, RICHARD N Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $43,039.49 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, RUSSELL J, JR Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $43,039.44 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAHLMANN, GLENN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $43,039.29 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTZ, DARLENE J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $43,039.18 Date 04/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System