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 REGG, JENNIFER R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,986.19 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEII, LUCY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,986.18 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, FRANCES Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $42,986.15 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSON, LORI E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,986.12 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, JAMES C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,986.00 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHIE, KERRY L Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $42,985.77 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, CHRISTINE P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,985.76 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOSKY-FAMA, JULEE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,985.76 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSOMARSO, ALEXIS M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,985.76 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPANARO, PETER R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,985.76 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUENHEIMER, JOHN S Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,985.62 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, JOHN F Employer name Eden CSD Amount $42,985.61 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, DALTON M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $42,985.48 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LESTER R, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,985.33 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, ALAN R Employer name Onondaga Co Soil,Water Cons Dis Amount $42,985.28 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGINETTI, CYNTHIA E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,985.25 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVITT, MARSHALL D Employer name Education Department Amount $42,985.07 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBERRY, SUSAN C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,985.06 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, TINA Employer name Albany County Amount $42,985.00 Date 03/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, EDWARD O Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $42,984.73 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMBOUGH, NICHOLE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,984.48 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, NATHAN R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $42,984.35 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALBIG, DARCY L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $42,984.23 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, ROBERT H Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $42,984.02 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LEE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,984.00 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, DARLA J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,983.97 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANIELLO, JAMIE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,983.94 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOFF, JAMIE Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $42,983.75 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,983.41 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SPINA, MARISA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,983.36 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LISA M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $42,983.32 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, YVONNE C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,983.24 Date 11/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEIL, HEATH B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,983.07 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLENYCH, PATRICIA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,983.07 Date 03/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDNUTO, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,982.83 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACH, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $42,982.76 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ANGEL M Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $42,982.69 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, WILLIAM S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,982.62 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNETT, LEE J Employer name Albany County Amount $42,982.35 Date 04/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSZKA, CATHERINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,981.74 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO-MARTINEZ, ALEXIS Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,981.67 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RYAN D Employer name Madison County Amount $42,981.38 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERKIS, MARY F Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,981.22 Date 10/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMENDORF, TONILEE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,981.21 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUARIELLO, SHIRLEY A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $42,981.20 Date 01/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, JAMIE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,980.95 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, ERIN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,980.72 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBARRAN, LURDES Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,980.61 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, CARESSA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,980.60 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANKO, STEPAN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,980.47 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, RICKY L Employer name Town of Hartwick Amount $42,980.39 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, MELISSA A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,980.35 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, ARLENE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,980.35 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIA, LILLIAN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,980.26 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, MICHELE R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $42,980.25 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, ANGELIQUE M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $42,980.13 Date 08/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITUCCI, JOHN A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $42,979.32 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, DEBRA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,978.27 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,978.09 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $42,977.69 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, LIBERTY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,977.44 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, MONICA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,977.37 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARWELL, JANICE B Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,977.08 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUP, CINDY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,977.05 Date 10/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNO, BRENT F Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $42,976.87 Date 02/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOY, TRACY A Employer name Madison County Amount $42,976.84 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARGARET M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,976.60 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,976.59 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, JENNIFER J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,976.59 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DOUGLAS G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $42,976.51 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEITNER, MARK J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,976.25 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEM, JOSEPH P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,976.18 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYDER, DAVID L Employer name Town of Amboy Amount $42,976.09 Date 11/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $42,976.08 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABO, GEORGE Employer name City of Utica Amount $42,975.96 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, DAVID A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,975.85 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, MARY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,975.81 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACIAK, CELINA J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,975.76 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, MARY Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $42,975.67 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, PABLO A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $42,975.50 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, COURTNEY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,975.41 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLEO, ANTHONY M Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $42,975.28 Date 06/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINA, JACQUELYN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $42,975.18 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, THOMAS E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,975.13 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Webster Amount $42,975.08 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESNELL, DONALD J Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,974.98 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, THERESA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $42,974.97 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORO, IVO Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,974.94 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTERBERRY, KIMARA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $42,974.93 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUTREMOUT, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,974.71 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIQUET, SHAWN L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,974.63 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESS, NANCY M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,974.56 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $42,974.47 Date 01/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERGRAFT, KYLE G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,974.30 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTE-ORTH, TENNILLE C Employer name Orange County Amount $42,974.30 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, IRENE M Employer name NYC Judges Amount $42,973.82 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, EMILY L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $42,973.50 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA HART, HEATHER E Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $42,973.28 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTLE, BRIAN R Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $42,973.18 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI PETRI, VICTORIA S Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $42,973.13 Date 03/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System