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 ARBEITER, MARK R Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $42,805.22 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, KEEMEE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $42,805.02 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADER, LYNN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,804.93 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, DEBRA A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $42,804.73 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, FRANK J, IV Employer name City of Hudson Amount $42,804.45 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, AMELIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,804.39 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FONTE, ALLYSON L Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $42,804.32 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TAMERA E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,804.25 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, JANET E Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,804.11 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANNA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,803.94 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, JEREMIAH L Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $42,803.89 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENALDINO, PAUL W Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $42,803.86 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, ROBIN D Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $42,803.85 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSNAN, CATHERINE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,803.63 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHIDURIAN, LEO G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,803.63 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ANDREW C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,803.55 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JASON K Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,803.50 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETMORE, GLORIA J Employer name Town of Clay Amount $42,803.43 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKIEWICZ, PAUL J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $42,803.42 Date 02/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYES, DONNA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $42,803.21 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STUART M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,803.18 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, KATRINA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $42,802.91 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACZEK, RICHARD M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,802.66 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOMSKY, PAMELA Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $42,802.50 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, MAGGY Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $42,802.50 Date 10/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, GLENFORD G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,802.42 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, SUSAN E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,802.25 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACKLER, CHARLES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,802.14 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHUNIK, DAVID V Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $42,802.03 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, MARY E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,801.88 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,801.64 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEAN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,801.51 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAN, GLORIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,801.01 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKUS, KAREN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,800.90 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHART, GABRIEL G Employer name Town of Enfield Amount $42,800.75 Date 10/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, LUZ A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $42,800.64 Date 06/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYENAGUBO, EJIKE I, REV Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,800.54 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMPLER, TINA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,800.29 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, ARLENE P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $42,800.22 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARLING, PATRICIA I Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $42,800.21 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMBURGER, BARBARA J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $42,800.18 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BZDUCH, CELESTE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,800.03 Date 07/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, NINA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,799.83 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERIC F Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,799.57 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, RONNA N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,799.51 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKE, MALCOLM N Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $42,799.34 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINCI, AMY J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,799.18 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, NANCY L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $42,799.15 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLL, VINCENT E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,799.04 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINO, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $42,799.00 Date 10/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLADY, PHILIP J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,798.91 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTENS, SEAN N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,798.77 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, MICHELE L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $42,798.41 Date 11/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, THOMAS A Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,798.37 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, MARY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,798.15 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, THOMAS J Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $42,798.03 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNT, MELISSA M Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $42,798.00 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERNIAWSKI, DARIVSZ Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,797.54 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIGH, AMJED J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $42,797.12 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, AMY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,797.02 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, COLLEEN P Employer name Department of State Amount $42,796.87 Date 11/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LANCE H Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,796.63 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,796.48 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSOPPLE, DELILAH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,796.28 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALOGH, SARAH B Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,795.79 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTT, JOSHUA V Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $42,795.66 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, VANESSA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,795.43 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, JERALD W Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $42,794.82 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DEANNA M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,794.48 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGART, STEVEN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,794.22 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, MARK A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $42,793.97 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, CASTILIA G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $42,793.80 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ADAM Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $42,793.73 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,793.60 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFORD, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $42,793.43 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, WILLIAM C, SR Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $42,793.37 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, TIMOTHY P Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $42,793.36 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMBRA, TOBY Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $42,793.30 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLY, ANN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,793.01 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, JOSEPH A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $42,792.95 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, JAMEE L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $42,792.64 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYO, RANDY J Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $42,792.63 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDOLIVA, MELISA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,792.38 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBURN, IRENE C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $42,792.30 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, PAUL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,792.04 Date 11/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHR, MICHAEL G Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $42,791.57 Date 02/17/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, FELICIA G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,791.54 Date 07/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZI, MICHAEL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,791.42 Date 02/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ROSEMARY L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $42,791.14 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZI, JOHN D Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $42,790.52 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, DAWN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,790.47 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSEN, ERIN E Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $42,789.84 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ANDREW R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,789.68 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIE, GREGORY S Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $42,789.43 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONCEVICIUS, MARIJA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,789.19 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, JAMES R Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $42,789.17 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, CARIANNE Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $42,789.12 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMINSKI, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,788.96 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,788.80 Date 07/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GINGER H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,788.74 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System