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 CROWE, KATIE M Employer name Corning Community College Amount $42,225.76 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMANTIS-URQUIOLA, PANAGIOTA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $42,225.76 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHIRLEY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,225.68 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, MARIE M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,225.24 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $42,224.84 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, FELICIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,224.80 Date 05/15/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,224.80 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MICHAEL D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,224.80 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORSESE, MARY N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,224.80 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, DANIEL R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,224.68 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, MICHAEL D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $42,224.63 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACHILLE, JOANNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,224.60 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, DARLENE T Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $42,224.06 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, PAMELA A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $42,224.06 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPASIDERO, ROSARY A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $42,224.06 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VICKI L Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,223.71 Date 09/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, PETER T Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,223.66 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MELISSA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,223.58 Date 11/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LORICE F Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $42,223.52 Date 09/08/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEAN, LINDA I Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $42,223.52 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, JEFFREY Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,223.44 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTORTI, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Town of Whitehall Amount $42,223.30 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, ADAM J Employer name City of Auburn Amount $42,222.93 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, DENISE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,222.74 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CHRISTINA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $42,222.60 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, KATIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,222.50 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDES, RUSSELL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,222.43 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKETT, KEITH W Employer name Franklin County Amount $42,222.41 Date 04/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, HOLLY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,222.33 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMOND, YOLET Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $42,222.32 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERONI, WILLIAM J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,222.28 Date 12/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILKEY, KELLY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,222.22 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROSEMARY K Employer name Erie County Amount $42,222.11 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, IAN C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,222.09 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, AMANDA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,221.96 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, PENNY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,221.93 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAFOE, KIMBERLY J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,221.92 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MARGARET D Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,221.89 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOL, ANTHONY DREW, V Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,221.88 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, ERIC G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,221.82 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICKEY, ALAN W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,221.74 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, TIMOTHY R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,221.67 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, HAROLD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,221.08 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, ELIJAH R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,220.91 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMER, ALI Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,220.82 Date 12/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAHI, INAM Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,220.46 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, ELIZABETH R Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $42,220.39 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, VINCENT G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,220.36 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, CYNTHIA M Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $42,220.07 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, SEAN P Employer name Town of Jackson Amount $42,220.05 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNKAMP, MEAGAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,220.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREIGHTON, TRAVIS J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,220.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZOCCA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,220.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YILDIRIM, SARA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,220.00 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATRAKIS, JOANNE M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $42,219.93 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, FAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,219.55 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, SHERRY L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,219.46 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, KATHRYN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,219.34 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASIEJKO, ADAM G Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $42,219.33 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENE, IDA A Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $42,219.28 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APHOLZ, THOMAS V Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $42,219.20 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEMIRA, BARBARA H Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $42,218.93 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYNTON, SIMHA M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $42,218.90 Date 02/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAMELA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $42,218.82 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUITIERI, ANGELO E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $42,218.71 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANGELA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,218.61 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,218.55 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDSLEY, BELINDA S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,218.47 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARVIN ANTHONY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,218.22 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, LORI T Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,218.20 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, SUSAN J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $42,218.13 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALTESE, ALEXANDER Employer name Greece CSD Amount $42,218.04 Date 06/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIOLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,217.85 Date 12/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, YVETTE J Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,217.76 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, DAVID C Employer name City of Cortland Amount $42,217.72 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, LISA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,217.70 Date 01/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, OCASIO A S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,217.38 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABSKI, CYNTHIA JEAN, MRS Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,217.17 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, SUSANNE M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $42,217.15 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWIN, THOMAS W Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $42,217.08 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGAI, ALICE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $42,217.04 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KEITHA E Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $42,216.92 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, TRUDY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,216.91 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DONNA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,216.90 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, JAMES G Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $42,216.89 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEITH O Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $42,216.79 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, ELLIOTT G Employer name Broome County Amount $42,216.74 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, STEFANIE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,216.73 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, RALPH C Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $42,216.60 Date 07/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLEY, KENNETH F Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,216.49 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABLIAGO, ALICIA M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,216.46 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, MAUREEN E Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,215.94 Date 01/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TAWANA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,215.80 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLACK, CONSTANCE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,215.57 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JON M Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,215.56 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, PASQUALE, JR Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,215.53 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, LISSETTE Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,215.51 Date 12/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, AMEE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,215.41 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSOTTI, MARTIN J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $42,215.40 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO, TERRY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,215.20 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System