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 WEISS, JENNET V Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $41,903.67 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKA, SALIMOTA IYABODE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,903.58 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNSMAN, RONDA J Employer name Broome County Amount $41,903.56 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, RAYMOND C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,903.50 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSHLAW, JOSEPH J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $41,903.44 Date 10/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALINO-CARRANTI, KERRIE S Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,903.23 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, SEAN C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $41,903.19 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHELE M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $41,903.15 Date 06/28/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LEDA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,903.15 Date 06/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFERRIERE, KEITH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,903.04 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARE, MICHELE L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $41,902.94 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,902.46 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES-FELIX, ALBITA E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $41,902.32 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMARTINO, DIANE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,902.10 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ-BERNAL, EDUARDO Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,902.07 Date 12/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAADI, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Orleans Amount $41,901.96 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTONE, STEPHEN R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $41,901.65 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $41,901.55 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, MICHAEL Employer name Hudson Housing Authority Amount $41,901.17 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GREGG R Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $41,901.16 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEN, SCOTT T Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $41,901.16 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ROBERT R, JR Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $41,901.03 Date 08/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, PETER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,900.97 Date 12/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIUS, KEVIN L Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $41,900.95 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, AMITRA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $41,900.92 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLASKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,900.79 Date 09/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LYNN D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $41,900.75 Date 05/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, ROBIN J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $41,900.67 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLERICO, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $41,900.49 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANS, RAYMOND F Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $41,900.42 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, MARY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,899.96 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIETZ, LAURA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,899.84 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $41,899.72 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, PHILIP D Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $41,899.62 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATALARO, SANDRA T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,899.53 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGAMAN-BECK, SANDRA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $41,899.42 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, HAROLD L Employer name Town of Erin Amount $41,899.42 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBETTA, JENNIFER A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,899.20 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, DANIEL K Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $41,899.14 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, ROBERT D Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,899.05 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, FREDERICK F Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $41,898.91 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKELEY, DAMONE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $41,898.83 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNA, ROBERTO E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $41,898.77 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSELMAN, KEVIN R Employer name Town of Cochecton Amount $41,898.56 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JENNIFER S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,898.13 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LAURA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,898.05 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULER, DEBRA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,897.79 Date 10/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, DANIEL A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,897.20 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, CHRISTINE E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,896.80 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCHE, JASON M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,896.80 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIETZ, JEAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,896.43 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN HAMO, YOSEF Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,896.40 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, SARAH J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,896.00 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERARA, KENNETH Employer name City of Middletown Amount $41,895.74 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPINO, JOSEPH A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $41,895.69 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZERKIES, CARRIE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,895.42 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, SUNSHINE G Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,895.28 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, SALVATORE P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,894.93 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERLIN, JONAS M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,894.93 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, EVAN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,894.88 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $41,894.77 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMARTSOVA, MARIYA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,894.76 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ LEIVA, GUILLERMO A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $41,894.73 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MARY JANE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,894.19 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA BIERE, LISA M Employer name Albany County Amount $41,894.11 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, GERALYN T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,893.81 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENN-JOHNSON, TRACEY Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $41,893.80 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, CLARICE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,893.68 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, VIRGINIA D Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $41,893.18 Date 07/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, LEONIDAS Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $41,893.12 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEE, PENNY L Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $41,893.11 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JEFFRY A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $41,893.05 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONEIL, KATHLEEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,892.99 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARA, MICHAEL P Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $41,892.86 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, CARLA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,892.79 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKUBOSKI, NICOLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,892.57 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $41,892.38 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, KELLY M Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $41,892.38 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, STACEY L Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $41,892.25 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $41,892.21 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTISS, ABIGAIL Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,892.14 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ROBERT A Employer name Town of German Flatts Amount $41,891.80 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, DAO T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,891.72 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, NANCY J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $41,891.36 Date 08/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANKER, RENDELL L Employer name Broome County Amount $41,891.14 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, EDWARD T Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $41,890.97 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, DENNIS A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,890.75 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DENNIS H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,890.36 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUALTIERI, LAWRENCE Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $41,889.95 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,889.73 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, JENNIFER K Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $41,889.07 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIRRI, EZIO, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,888.95 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, FRANCES Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $41,888.93 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, COREY J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,888.92 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASTETTER, DONALD R Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $41,888.87 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $41,888.58 Date 01/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, DANIEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,888.57 Date 08/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MATTHEW F Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $41,888.40 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JORDAN K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,888.01 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABREE, RAHSAAN K Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,887.69 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System