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 DANIELS, CONNIE L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $42,959.96 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, PATRICK J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,959.85 Date 01/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DEBORAH M Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $42,959.84 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, SUZANNE Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,959.78 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAURO, JUDITH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,959.61 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMOHL, MICHELLE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,959.56 Date 09/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABOZNY, MARY T Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $42,959.42 Date 10/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, FLORET Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,959.29 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, ROBERT W Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,959.17 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROSA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,959.15 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, EDWARD H, JR Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $42,959.00 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, LEAH A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,958.87 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, JUAN S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $42,958.85 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNIMPEDE, YOLANDA A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $42,958.67 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, EARL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,958.51 Date 08/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, SARAH E, MS Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,958.43 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CAROLINE L Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $42,958.25 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTER, JOHN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,958.00 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, DENNIS E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,957.80 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVEQUE, FRISNEL R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $42,957.73 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, BONNIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,957.38 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITE, JENNIFER J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,957.20 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, ALICIA R Employer name Erie County Amount $42,957.04 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, FREDERICK Employer name Orange County Amount $42,956.99 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, WAYNE L Employer name Allegany County Amount $42,955.96 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, DOUGLAS F Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,955.70 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JANETTE A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,955.70 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,955.62 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VANESSA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,955.57 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, JOEL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,955.55 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREITAG, KATHERINE E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,955.37 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISHART, DEBORAH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,955.09 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTON, LAVERNE A Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $42,955.00 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, NICHOLAS W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,954.92 Date 06/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, VICTOR A Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,954.90 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MOENETTE R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,954.82 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOME, JOSHUA J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,954.59 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGIOTTA, REGINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,954.23 Date 04/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, TIANA M Employer name La Fayette CSD Amount $42,954.16 Date 12/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,953.76 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARELIUS, ANNE D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,953.66 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, SHEILA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,953.61 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MICHELLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,953.54 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWART, IVORY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,953.49 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $42,953.38 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYTKO, LANA Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $42,953.28 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETUPSKI, SALLY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,953.10 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTA, JANE E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $42,952.95 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAS, MELANIE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $42,952.86 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, RONALD Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $42,952.33 Date 02/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMY, ADILESTE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,952.22 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ONITA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,952.20 Date 07/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNON, EDWARD Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $42,951.88 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EPIFANIA Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $42,951.47 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGANTE, LINDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,951.30 Date 07/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANDRADE, SAMUEL A Employer name City of Beacon Amount $42,950.85 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SHARLENE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,950.62 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKTUK, KEVIN J Employer name Panama CSD Amount $42,950.53 Date 06/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CURAN, LAWRENCE A Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,950.50 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALASKA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Warren County Amount $42,950.44 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, SANDRA A Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $42,950.28 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANNON, AMANDA J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $42,950.19 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JONATHAN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,950.05 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, CHRISTINA N Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $42,950.05 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, KEVIN C Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $42,949.64 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, LINDA A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $42,949.54 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DAWN A Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $42,949.52 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, ANNMARIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,949.37 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASS, ANDREA D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,949.12 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, MARY RUTH Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,949.11 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,948.92 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GIBU Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,948.89 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DIANE H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,948.72 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,948.59 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, RONALD P Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $42,948.56 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, SANDRA P Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,948.51 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, BRUCE T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,948.46 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, SHIRLEY T Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $42,948.26 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLYWOOD, ROLAND J Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $42,948.22 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, TAMI R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $42,948.01 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUEPPENGIESSER, ROXANNE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,947.99 Date 03/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARK J Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $42,947.39 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, ROSEMARY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,946.81 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSKIVER-ROYER, ERIC T Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,946.63 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, MONICA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,946.42 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUERT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $42,946.20 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPA, ALAN D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,946.06 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JULIAN V Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $42,946.05 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, LEMO C Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,945.99 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSON, MICHAEL S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,945.94 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINATRA, ANTHONY L Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,945.91 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUCKER, LA REMA T Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $42,945.67 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMONE, STEFANIE N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,945.62 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCHT, COLETTE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,945.58 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUYER, JAMES C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $42,945.54 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARQUES S Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $42,945.39 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, MARY L Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $42,945.18 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, CHARLES A Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,945.11 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JILLIAN D Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $42,945.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, JACQUELINE P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,944.87 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System