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 SCHULTZ, TAMMY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,769.15 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, CHARLOTTE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $58,768.92 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, FRANCINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,768.84 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, JENNIFER T Employer name Broome County Amount $58,768.77 Date 11/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, SAMANTHA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,768.74 Date 03/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISON, ANNA M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $58,767.48 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, MATTHEW M Employer name Wayne County Amount $58,767.34 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JOHN A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,767.32 Date 03/23/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, SHAYNE R Employer name City of Kingston Amount $58,767.07 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KEVIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,766.65 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIOLA, PATRICIA E Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $58,766.55 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOIT, SHAUN Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $58,766.47 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANE, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $58,766.30 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRK, VICTOR J, JR Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $58,765.28 Date 07/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, GAIL Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $58,765.09 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKHA, VALMEEK M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $58,765.02 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, DALLAS I Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $58,764.87 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUSCHEL, NORMAN F Employer name Town of Walworth Amount $58,764.73 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, JOHN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,764.67 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MORA, MARIJO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,764.65 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, MARY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,764.12 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MICHAEL, GWENDOLYN R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $58,763.98 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, EDWIN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $58,763.82 Date 09/04/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDEK, TERRI Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $58,763.79 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ERIKA J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $58,763.65 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, TRACY A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $58,763.65 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, MARIA E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $58,763.60 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSUMANO, NICOLE M Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.52 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, HUAN Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLACE, STEPHANIE Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERODEL, YANICK F Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, MARIA Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIMORE, JESSICA Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, DORITT M Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 06/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYSONET, ISAAC P Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALISHCHUK, KSENIYA Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DOREEN M Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CARLENE M Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEARDE, YAZMYN A Employer name Education Department Amount $58,763.51 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, TYRONE S, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $58,763.26 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BARBARA J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $58,763.10 Date 02/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CHOTSANI P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $58,763.08 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANKOFF, DONNA R Employer name Livingston County Amount $58,762.93 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROETZER, MARK D, JR Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $58,762.90 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JAMES H Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $58,762.54 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWSEY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $58,762.48 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LORENA E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $58,762.45 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, DARCY L Employer name Albany County Amount $58,762.31 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSANTE, AUGUSTINE L Employer name Ulster County Amount $58,762.05 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMM, JOHN J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $58,761.79 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDLE, BRANDON A Employer name City of Utica Amount $58,761.35 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUNCH, CONNIE D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $58,761.34 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIS, FRANKIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,761.17 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $58,760.71 Date 09/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGERMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $58,760.65 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, JAMES D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $58,760.56 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, MATTHEW A Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $58,760.50 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLOW, MARK E Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $58,760.31 Date 11/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, SHIABON N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $58,760.25 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ANGELA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $58,759.75 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRABEE, TAMMY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $58,759.33 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIDNER, GREGORY E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $58,759.26 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $58,759.15 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRYANN, KYLE L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $58,759.04 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, PAMELA M Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $58,758.89 Date 12/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORY, JOHN R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $58,758.48 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, TRACIE H Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $58,758.42 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DAVID L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $58,758.35 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLROSE, AMY J Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $58,758.00 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KENYA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $58,757.99 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, ANN Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $58,757.92 Date 04/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, KRISTINE A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $58,757.80 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFNER, KIM J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $58,757.76 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTING, ANTHONY K Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $58,757.63 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISER, KELLY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $58,757.49 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANKAMPEN, SANDRA A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $58,757.42 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATH, CHARLES W Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $58,757.41 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELEY, ADRIENNE R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $58,757.36 Date 11/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE-SEARCHWELL, JANEITA Employer name Orange County Amount $58,756.67 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, MUNEER Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $58,756.64 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, PATRICE E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $58,755.99 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, RACHEL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,754.77 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JENNIFER R Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $58,754.69 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, DANIEL P Employer name Education Department Amount $58,754.51 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIVEAU, MATHIEU P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $58,754.51 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSTEIN, MARGOT M Employer name Ulster County Amount $58,754.16 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, TIMOTHY D Employer name Ulster County Amount $58,754.16 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP-BAGLEY, CAROL Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $58,754.00 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $58,753.73 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEROY Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $58,753.28 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HORACE A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $58,753.04 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KRISTIN M Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $58,752.88 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLINAN, ALISON Employer name Orange County Amount $58,752.75 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUBAKER, DAVID R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $58,752.68 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, RAYMOND V Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $58,752.62 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LAUREN N Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,752.35 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, MARLENE A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $58,752.28 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES G Employer name Nassau County Amount $58,752.18 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGER, DANIEL A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $58,752.05 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System