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 ADAMCZYK, FRANK, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,169.91 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, GINA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,169.89 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARLEAN F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,169.84 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERO, GINA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,169.64 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, MELINDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,169.25 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Victor Amount $42,169.10 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JILL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,168.79 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, CATHERINE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,168.78 Date 08/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENOWTH, RAYLENE F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,168.67 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, LELAND R, JR Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $42,168.55 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVING, THELONIOUS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,168.46 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, SONJA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,168.37 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, EILEEN G Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $42,168.33 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRCO, JOHN L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $42,168.00 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHR, LINDA M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,167.79 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SION, MARISSA B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,167.52 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARICLE, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,167.43 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENOSHECK, JANICE R Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,167.40 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, BERNADETTE H Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,167.36 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, PAMELA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,167.30 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MARIE E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,167.24 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, ELIZABETH L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,167.15 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID L Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $42,166.66 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARLINE J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,166.51 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, PATRICIA O Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $42,166.48 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, ELEANOR J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $42,166.47 Date 10/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, MELONEE V Employer name Erie County Amount $42,166.46 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTMAN, BRENDA K Employer name Broome County Amount $42,166.29 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, APRIL E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $42,166.28 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISMENU, RENE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,166.01 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITARIUS, WILLIAM B, JR Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,165.35 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, COREY G Employer name Broome County Amount $42,165.32 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, JERRY W Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,164.65 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, STEPHEN V Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $42,164.61 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, JOAN A Employer name City of Kingston Amount $42,164.38 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLARD, ALEX S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,164.21 Date 09/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARNED, BRUCE R, SR Employer name Town of Columbia Amount $42,163.94 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOANNE T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,163.72 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, BRIAN P Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $42,163.69 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, RODNEY G Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,163.60 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEREMY D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,163.06 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, HERBERT F Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $42,162.85 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDAFINO, MICHELLE C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,162.85 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, PAMELA S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $42,162.51 Date 04/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLO, ROCCO J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $42,162.37 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLI, JANINE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,162.03 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, CHARLENE D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,161.86 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, KENNETH G Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $42,161.76 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, THOMAS D Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,161.69 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SANDRA K Employer name Cattaraugus County Ind Dev Agc Amount $42,161.64 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, LINDA Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $42,161.60 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN NG, MEYLING Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,161.50 Date 10/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JOSH G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,161.50 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ROBERT, JR Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $42,161.20 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRYGA, KIM J Employer name Warren County Amount $42,161.11 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $42,160.50 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, FAITH Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $42,160.40 Date 04/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, LATOYA T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,160.37 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVE, GARY K Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $42,160.05 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANOVIC, ADIS Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,159.98 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACHETTA, JOSEPH J Employer name Albany County Amount $42,159.80 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPOVITS, GEORGE Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,159.78 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, RAYMOND L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,159.75 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAUTNER, TRACEY A Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $42,159.32 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZEWSKI, AGNES S Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,158.96 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NISBET, JEFFERY E Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $42,158.80 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETETTE, MARGARET C Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,158.73 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, MICHAEL L Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,158.46 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, KEITH A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $42,158.36 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, AMY L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,158.23 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUFTACK, NANCY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,158.00 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JACQUELYN R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,157.76 Date 01/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ANN I Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,157.69 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $42,157.58 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, MARCUS S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $42,157.45 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, WILLIS S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,157.37 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, SUSAN R Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,157.09 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEURING, MICHAEL M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $42,156.87 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHESSI, TORREY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,156.78 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, JONATHAN Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $42,156.66 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAPHY, ANDREW Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,156.51 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BRETT M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,156.46 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, GEORGE D, III Employer name Town of Madrid Amount $42,156.43 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEK, DANIELLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,156.18 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $42,156.10 Date 04/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, DANIELLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $42,156.08 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, THERESA Employer name Erie County Amount $42,155.50 Date 01/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, SHAKIKKI M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,155.24 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMPALOVA, EKATERINA J Employer name Erie County Amount $42,155.19 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, SCOTT E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,155.04 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,154.98 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KAREN D Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,154.98 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMIER, ROBIN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,154.97 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZO, CHRISTINE T Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,154.94 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, CODY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,154.58 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, REBECCA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,154.13 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY L Employer name Town of Brookfield Amount $42,154.08 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARASCO, DOUGLAS F Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,153.99 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCANGELO, SHELLY K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,153.98 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEMELS, MARY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $42,153.93 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System