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 ENNIS, ERIC S Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $42,499.86 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, LAUREN O Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,499.62 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ADAM L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,499.59 Date 07/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOORI, SOHEILA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,499.14 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMPLER, DARIN E Employer name Village of Malone Amount $42,499.07 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, TAMARA L Employer name Village of Camden Amount $42,498.85 Date 08/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, GINA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,498.82 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANCO, MARIA P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,498.53 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELL, FRANK T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,498.33 Date 01/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RANDALL L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,498.25 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMP, MICHAEL A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,498.17 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDERMAYER, NANCY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,497.98 Date 12/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, REBECCA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,497.97 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRECA, SILVIA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,497.91 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREET, MEAGHAN C Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $42,497.74 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, BULINDA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $42,497.58 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, JAMES E Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $42,497.53 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, IRA P, JR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,497.47 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, MANUEL S Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,497.34 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JOSE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,497.27 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KAREN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,497.14 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIOTI, BONNIE JO C Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,497.06 Date 12/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLMAN, NOAH J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,496.94 Date 07/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAZINSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Wolcott Amount $42,496.58 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, BARBARA A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $42,496.37 Date 11/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, TANYA S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,495.88 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, RANDALL E Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $42,495.82 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, APRIL R Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,495.52 Date 12/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMER, DOROTHY A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,495.44 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, TIANA S Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $42,495.32 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEY, DANA Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $42,495.28 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, THOMSON M Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $42,495.25 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPIN, ROBIN L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,494.96 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CASHAWNA M Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,494.95 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACI, CAROLYN J Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $42,494.64 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIOS, ANTHONY L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,494.59 Date 06/03/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANDREA C Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $42,494.58 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, GINA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,494.49 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $42,494.35 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLANDRA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,493.94 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, LUCINDA H Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,493.74 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, THERESA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $42,493.66 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATELLIER, ELIZABETH K Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,493.60 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTTEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Canastota Public Library Amount $42,493.54 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, STACIE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,493.44 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROTE, MARGARET A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,493.44 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHERYL E Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $42,493.32 Date 08/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTOLETTE, KIMBERLY M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $42,492.98 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Somers Amount $42,492.95 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVONNE, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,492.43 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, ROBIN L Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $42,492.38 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, SHARI A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,492.09 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEER, GORDON B Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $42,491.94 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS-GONZALEZ, ADAJAY L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $42,491.38 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RICHARD P Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $42,491.24 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, BLANCA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,491.23 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUGH, VIKAASH Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $42,491.12 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRETTO, MARK L Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $42,491.02 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCA, MICHAEL J Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $42,490.99 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JESSE A, III Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,490.98 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEL, KYLE G Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $42,490.76 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ELAINE H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,490.72 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODSON, ARTHUR F, III Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $42,490.57 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHERYL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,490.25 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,490.16 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEY, JOSEPH D Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,490.00 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFIA, JENNIFER M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $42,490.00 Date 11/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIKOROSTOVA, NATALIA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,489.81 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, BETZABEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,489.80 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JACK M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $42,489.60 Date 05/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, RORY G Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $42,489.48 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROM, BETH R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $42,489.19 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,489.09 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLFORD, COLLEEN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,489.07 Date 04/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARGETEAU, BRIAN D Employer name Schoharie County Amount $42,489.07 Date 05/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, VALERIE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,488.97 Date 05/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTIZIO, JON T Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $42,488.94 Date 03/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICCHIONE, LAURIE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,488.87 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEREMY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $42,488.78 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANONICO, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,488.71 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERICA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,488.66 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, EDDIE A, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,488.47 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, MARK K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,488.38 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $42,488.25 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DONANN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, SHANNON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHER, JOHN R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DIANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCO, KATHRYN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMATO, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BONIS, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GIUDICE, BARBARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLENSOHN, LAURA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDMAN, DENISE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 09/19/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, SANTA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURICK, DOROTHY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUS, SAMANTHA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,488.20 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System