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 MALDONADO, HECTOR Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $42,677.32 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEB, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,677.29 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KING, CINDY L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $42,677.16 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CORINNE T Employer name Victor CSD Amount $42,677.03 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RYAN M Employer name Madison County Amount $42,676.91 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ROBERT D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,676.88 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIG, DIANE L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,676.84 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUDGER, THOMAS W Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $42,676.78 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,676.71 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDIS, PAUL M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,676.66 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVONA, SUSAN D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,676.32 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZIOTTI, MICHELE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,676.32 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YULE, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,676.32 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC EWAN, KRISTEN C Employer name Warren County Amount $42,676.11 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, SANDRA J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,676.08 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYON, PHILLIP J Employer name City of Cortland Amount $42,675.65 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, RICHARD M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $42,675.64 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORMZ, TIMOTHY W Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $42,675.16 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYE, MARK A Employer name Town of Moriah Amount $42,674.94 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, KATELYN M Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $42,674.89 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKETTE, SANDRA A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $42,674.74 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMANS, MITCHELL C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,674.72 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENT, DEBRA L Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $42,674.54 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CAROLINE Employer name Copiague Memorial Library Amount $42,674.49 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACI, DEBORAH A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $42,674.48 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVES, DIANE L Employer name Yates County Amount $42,674.13 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, ANTHONY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,674.09 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIMBLE, SCOT E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,673.76 Date 01/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, SHAWN R Employer name Town of Lowville Amount $42,673.70 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, SCOTT A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $42,673.13 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,672.96 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, JEAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,672.94 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JAMES H Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,672.90 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHERS, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,672.64 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,672.21 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKS, DONNA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,671.93 Date 02/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, THOMAS A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,671.93 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, AMY J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,671.86 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, PETER A, JR Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,671.85 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODLUCKY, JOHN M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $42,671.82 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, DONALD A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,671.47 Date 07/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWRIE, KIM A Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $42,671.46 Date 02/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KENNETH L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,671.42 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMATH, SCOTT D Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,671.19 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMKE, BRENDA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,671.12 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHAISE, KATHERINE A Employer name Warren County Amount $42,670.65 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUZAT, REGINA M Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $42,670.53 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUHASZ, SARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,670.00 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ABBY M Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,670.00 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SYLVIA JEAN Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $42,669.91 Date 09/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, LAURENCE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,669.82 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JENNIFER M Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,669.75 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, AMANDA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,669.67 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTLE, KRISTINE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,669.67 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PETER M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,669.67 Date 02/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ZACHARY M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $42,669.48 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARTA C Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,669.35 Date 07/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKAL, DENISE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $42,668.94 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, ERIN M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $42,668.89 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MURO, STACEY A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $42,668.49 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JACQUELYN I Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $42,668.46 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERCE, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $42,668.37 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEDITA, JUDY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,668.08 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JAMES M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,668.05 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, MARK M Employer name Town of Davenport Amount $42,667.96 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCISZEWSKI, GARY L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $42,667.75 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, WILLIAM M Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $42,667.66 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZIGER, LISA M Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $42,667.40 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERAN, JULIO C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $42,667.39 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, AMBER, MS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,666.95 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CONNIE S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,666.57 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, SEAN B Employer name Town of Milton Amount $42,666.46 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, BRIAN A Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $42,666.30 Date 01/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, SHERY L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $42,666.03 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCANGELI, MARIANNE Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,666.00 Date 10/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, RAYMOND F, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,665.75 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, TRAVIS R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $42,665.56 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHARD, MARY LYNN A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $42,665.55 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JULIE M Employer name Madison County Amount $42,665.36 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, LOVERNE Y Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,665.09 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, TINA E Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $42,664.85 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JENNIFER V Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,664.82 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSISI, JO ANN M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $42,664.60 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CINDY Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $42,664.53 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSIMER, ROBERTA J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,664.32 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDE, MARIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,663.96 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, ERIN C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,663.95 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCO, CATHERINE M Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $42,663.87 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, WENDY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,663.80 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIBERTO, MICHELE A Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,663.65 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, WILLIAM F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,663.53 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEUJUSTE, ARMENE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,663.50 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, VANESSA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,663.09 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, LEWYN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,663.07 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ANDREA T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,662.83 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURNANE, JAMES P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $42,662.77 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTTEN, LEONARD J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,662.40 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,662.30 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARO, STAR L Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,662.27 Date 05/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARSKI, DONALD E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $42,662.10 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System