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 LOCKE, RAMSEY J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $42,894.76 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, DANA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,894.75 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERTY, SANDRA J Employer name Village of Shortsville Amount $42,894.68 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEUER, MAUREEN Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $42,894.46 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLENBERGER-WARAX, MARY K Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $42,894.44 Date 06/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, WILLIAM R Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $42,893.93 Date 08/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER, GEORGE T Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,893.49 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, LYDIA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,893.39 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,893.01 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLWANGER, MICHAEL O Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,891.90 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, JAINAMMA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,891.89 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, RICARDO S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,891.56 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, LLOYD R, JR Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,891.36 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, AARON W Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,891.26 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERNOFFSKY, DOUGLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,891.24 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOSHUA L Employer name Town of North East Amount $42,891.21 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, STAYLES R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $42,891.19 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINYOMBO, REUBEN A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,891.09 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, CASIMIRO Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,890.85 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULAY, DOUGLAS R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,890.80 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, BARBARA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,890.69 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITT, MARK E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $42,890.55 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, PATRICIA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,890.41 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, CARMEN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,890.39 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NEVE, TAMMY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,890.22 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC INTOSH, LORI E Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $42,890.20 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMM, THERESA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,889.92 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PATRICIA A, MRS Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,889.67 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITZ, RANDAL L Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $42,889.51 Date 04/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLIN, LAURIE A Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,889.43 Date 06/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLESCHI, STEVEN V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,889.34 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBDON, MARIE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,889.34 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, PEIJIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,889.23 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, SHANNON J Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,889.05 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERONE, DONNA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,889.04 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZE, EILEEN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,888.58 Date 09/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, WALTER W Employer name Granville CSD Amount $42,888.46 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, ALICIA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,888.33 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, SANDRA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,888.32 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDFIELD, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $42,888.09 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, CINDY L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $42,887.78 Date 12/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Watson Amount $42,887.56 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,887.45 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GAVIN, MONICA Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,887.21 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, SUZANNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,887.21 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, QUINTON D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,887.08 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SUSAN E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,886.28 Date 02/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KATHLEEN P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $42,886.03 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, JEFFREY J Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,885.89 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, JESSICA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,885.84 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $42,885.80 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MICHELLE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $42,885.52 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCABELLI, REGINA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,885.48 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATANASOVSKA, BILJANA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,885.35 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONZAVI, FARAMARZ H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,885.25 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,884.73 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, JANE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,884.24 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTOLA, STACI B Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $42,884.06 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIEB, TIMOTHY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,884.02 Date 11/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, YVONNE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,884.01 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, ERIC W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,883.86 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, ANGELO H Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $42,883.81 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALADAWIYA, AISHA H L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,883.78 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, LISA H Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,883.67 Date 05/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, CLAUDETTE L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $42,883.55 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE, CLARCK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,883.35 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, ANDREA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,883.25 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, DOROTHY E Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,883.21 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISMAN, LEAH G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,882.76 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPHAEL JOHNSON, KEIANN C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,882.30 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THISSE, CONSTANCE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,882.17 Date 08/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CARL C Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $42,882.04 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGNERI, MARIO Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $42,881.87 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAMARIS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,881.69 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, DORALEE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,881.67 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFFLER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,881.67 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, DEBRA K Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,881.61 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIPHER, KATIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,881.39 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVO, JANET M Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $42,881.28 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERNAIL, LAURA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,880.88 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, PATRICIA R Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $42,880.60 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KRISTEN A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $42,880.56 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, NICOLE Y Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,880.44 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, ROGER G Employer name Town of Sidney Amount $42,879.98 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGADAMO, KAREN L Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $42,879.97 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAGNOSTOPULOS, PETER J Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $42,879.72 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, KERRY S Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $42,879.64 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, LINDA M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $42,879.61 Date 10/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LISA Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $42,879.40 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,879.30 Date 01/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAYLOCK, ROBERT Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,879.20 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, MICHELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,879.01 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVIDINI, TINA D Employer name Rye Neck UFSD Amount $42,878.93 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, KRYSTAL L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,878.82 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, MATTHEW J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $42,878.75 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, JONATHAN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $42,878.47 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DE RENA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,878.16 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, JONY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,878.05 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNIER, HENRY J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $42,877.78 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Hudson Amount $42,877.62 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System