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 SITCER, RALPH R Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,282.82 Date 07/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, CARLOS A Employer name Village of Laurel Hollow Amount $42,282.38 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGETT, NANCY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,282.35 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, HARRIS A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,282.23 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDNEY, AMY M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $42,282.08 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKHAM, DANIELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,282.07 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDIETTI, VINCENT Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $42,282.04 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSIO, ANGELA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,281.94 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JACQUELYNNE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,281.64 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLE, DUANE D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $42,281.63 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLO, SARAH H Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,280.80 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, HATTIE A Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,280.76 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, AMANDA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,280.53 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, RYAN J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,280.49 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESSINGER, BENJAMIN B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $42,280.48 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADELEY, BETH M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,280.43 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LEANE R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,280.43 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEHLE, TRAVIS J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $42,280.35 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, ALONZO Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,280.34 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIGHTS, LEON L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,280.26 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, OLIVIA B Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $42,279.75 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, LOUISETTA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,279.74 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMDEN, DAVID F Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,279.31 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, GAVIN E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,279.24 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BRENDA F Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $42,279.21 Date 11/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHETTE, SHARON Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,279.18 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULO, CHRISTINE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,279.17 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHLMOY, HEATHER C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,279.12 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, MARIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,278.94 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTS, KRISTY L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,278.89 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, CRYSTAL R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,278.85 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDULICH, TISHA V Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $42,278.54 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, DEZZI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,278.47 Date 06/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SHAWN M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,278.44 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPPER, EMILY B Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $42,278.29 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JACQUELINE Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $42,277.91 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, GARY L, JR Employer name Corning Community College Amount $42,277.76 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAIA, REGINA A Employer name Orange County Amount $42,277.44 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINY, RICHARD W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $42,277.40 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LEONARDO P, JR Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,277.38 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBKE, CLAUDIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,277.36 Date 11/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, ENEIDA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,276.85 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, SHANE G Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,276.49 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, JONETTE M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $42,276.33 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHERINE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,276.26 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPHOCLEOUS, GEORGE C Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $42,276.11 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, FRANK A Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,276.10 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DONNA J Employer name Broome County Amount $42,275.39 Date 05/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARN, RAH-KING T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,275.10 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITZ, ALLEN W Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $42,274.99 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEY, MICHAEL R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $42,274.92 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, DEBORAH F Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $42,274.42 Date 04/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLL, WENDELL J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $42,274.03 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DAVID K Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,273.94 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, REGINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,273.84 Date 03/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZARSKY, ROSEANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,273.52 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $42,273.35 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANY, JEANETTE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $42,273.30 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDL, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Inlet Amount $42,273.08 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DEBRAH A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $42,273.06 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIANA, LISA J Employer name Elwood Public Library District Amount $42,272.88 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARTHA E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $42,272.76 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROGER D Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $42,272.75 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEYS, LUKE P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,272.54 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULETTE, JONATHAN M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $42,272.51 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKOWITZ, MARY Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $42,272.22 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, KRISTIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,272.18 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSEN, KAREN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $42,272.00 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, JOANNE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,271.94 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNES, JOHN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,271.86 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, WENDY M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $42,271.67 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, TERRY A Employer name Delaware County Amount $42,271.62 Date 04/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESPERANCE, MARY ANNE Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $42,271.60 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, LES C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,271.54 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,271.33 Date 11/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLOCK, JULI A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,270.70 Date 07/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZESNIAK, CAROL M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,270.69 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASIO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,270.68 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, KEVIN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,270.55 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNER, DONNA M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,270.34 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, PAUL F, IV Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $42,270.13 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAIRE, JEAN E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,269.96 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ADAMS, WILLIAM J Employer name Putnam County Amount $42,269.77 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCITTI, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,269.43 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, KELLY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,269.39 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLES, DONNA K Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $42,269.16 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JERROD M Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $42,268.99 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ANTHONY C Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $42,268.98 Date 03/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, JOHN H, III Employer name Erie County Amount $42,268.92 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARLA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,268.56 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMAN, CHRISTINA L Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $42,268.56 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RONNIE E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,268.53 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENELAOS, JOHN, JR Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $42,268.49 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANA, ROSANNA I Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,268.46 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ARANZAZU Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,268.40 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINLEY, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,268.40 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, KAREN L Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $42,268.26 Date 08/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SANDRA L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,268.26 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON HAUSSEN, GINA L Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $42,268.02 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, TODD D Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $42,268.01 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System