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 BAILEY, AMBER M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $42,542.72 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GARY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,542.70 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUERGE, WADE T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $42,542.57 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $42,542.28 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, TINA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,542.05 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLEMAN, HOLLY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,541.83 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU-RODRIGUEZ, PEARL P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,541.75 Date 07/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, RICHARD J Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,541.68 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARVA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,541.66 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPPAGLIA, ELIZABETH R Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $42,541.54 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DARIUS B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $42,541.46 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, NAEEMAH D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,541.28 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SYLVIA F Employer name Education Department Amount $42,541.06 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, SHERRY R Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,541.03 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, NICHOLAS G Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $42,540.74 Date 07/22/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRACANE, FRANK Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,540.69 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, AARON M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $42,540.33 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DIANE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,540.13 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,540.00 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORA, ROBERT P Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $42,539.83 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURHS, PATRICIA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $42,539.70 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, ROBERT V Employer name City of Watertown Amount $42,539.54 Date 10/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, DEBORAH A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $42,539.53 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, GREGORY J, JR Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $42,538.26 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUZA, COLIN M Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $42,537.93 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEE, YUN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,537.88 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZIRONI, THERESA R Employer name Orange County Amount $42,537.74 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,537.69 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRULDER, LISA M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $42,537.62 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, LEON Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,537.59 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LORA J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,537.47 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, FRANK W, III Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $42,537.30 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEWSKI, WILLIAM J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,537.15 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,537.01 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHLER, EDITH N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,536.99 Date 03/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGER, JOAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,536.79 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHATLEY, ANNIE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,536.79 Date 08/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, DONALD S Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $42,536.76 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUFFARO, MICHAEL S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,536.65 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, AMY E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $42,536.33 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DOMENICA G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,536.10 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERNBERG, KATHLEEN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,536.07 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINCK, BERNADETTE D Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,536.00 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TRACY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,535.90 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROSEMARIE C Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,535.76 Date 03/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADOLA, THERESA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,535.74 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, DANIEL M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,535.70 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHMARCHYK, IHOR Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,535.29 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHNACKER, STEVEN D Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,535.18 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTZ, CHRISTINA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,535.11 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLYIE, SELMA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,535.03 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, GARY A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $42,534.92 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, TRAVIS L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,534.88 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVYATKINA, MERI Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,534.76 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPA, LESLIE A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,534.72 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANNON G Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $42,533.90 Date 12/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, MICHAEL C Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $42,533.71 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEY, LISA Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $42,533.43 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, TERRI L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $42,533.11 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JUAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,533.09 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGG, STEPHANIE S Employer name Tioga County Amount $42,533.02 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, WILLIAM K, III Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,532.98 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGELOSI, TERRENCE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $42,532.95 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, BECKY L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,532.94 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKOWIAK, JENNIFER Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,532.51 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, SHAD R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,532.21 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONASERA, DANIEL M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,532.14 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILLIS, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $42,531.96 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, CHRISTINE Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $42,531.82 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HWANGPO, PETER Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,531.47 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, COLLEEN J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $42,531.33 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARD, JAMES R Employer name City of Oneida Amount $42,530.99 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, AMY L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $42,530.88 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOJMERAC, DEBORA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,530.81 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, AVONA C Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,530.56 Date 06/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINEY, LAURIE A Employer name Putnam County Amount $42,530.54 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAMERA, GRACE G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,530.09 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTELLA, LYNN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,530.00 Date 01/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,529.67 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, ELISE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,529.67 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BEVERLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,529.59 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHHORN, JEFFREY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,529.37 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LANE H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,529.36 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, ERIC J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,529.27 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALPHEN, PATRICIA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,528.76 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CLEVELAND Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $42,528.22 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, ROBERT L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $42,528.21 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMIER, MICHAEL J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $42,528.17 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONICA, SCOTT A Employer name Saratoga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $42,528.15 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLER, MICHAEL R, SR Employer name Washington County Amount $42,528.15 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACCARATO, ANNA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $42,527.96 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHAD E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,527.82 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOAT, LYNN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,527.40 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, STEVE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,527.17 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA J Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $42,526.89 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK M Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $42,526.84 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMSHAW-LYON, JULIE E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,526.17 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNING, CAROL H Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,526.10 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUCHLE, TONI'LYN Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $42,526.10 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONELSON, WILLIAM L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,526.05 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System