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 CHRISTIAN, HOLLY M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,138.08 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, KERRI L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,138.08 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCI, JEAN T Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $57,138.08 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KYMSHA M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $57,138.08 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERI, MICHELLE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $57,138.08 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, TERRY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $57,138.03 Date 07/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, SUE A Employer name Essex County Amount $57,138.02 Date 07/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $57,137.98 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INNIS, SCOTT M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $57,137.97 Date 07/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, JILL C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $57,137.78 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, PAUL R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $57,137.46 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUM, ROBERT H Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $57,137.39 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYNIARSKI, ROBERT J Employer name Erie County Amount $57,137.14 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, BERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,136.98 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARTIN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $57,136.80 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TINA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,136.74 Date 05/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, DAYNA J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $57,136.29 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTIER, COREY J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $57,136.15 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOS, BENJAMIN M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $57,136.15 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, RITA J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $57,136.15 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETSEL, CAROLYN L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $57,136.15 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENESHA, CLAY T Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,135.92 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSO, OLUWABUNMI O Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $57,135.74 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, CHAD M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,135.51 Date 11/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREELEY, LORRAINE Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $57,135.40 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERMAN, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,135.31 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLDESLEY, DAVID C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,134.93 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, PHILIP R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $57,134.80 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, SILVIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $57,134.71 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWEIG, CATHERINE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $57,134.60 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPHILL, HOWARD Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,133.90 Date 09/28/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, SALLY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $57,132.96 Date 04/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVENTRE, DIANE M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.72 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, DAVID M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.72 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARS, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.71 Date 02/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JUNE A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.71 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.70 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHONE, JAMES R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.70 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMM, ANJA I G Employer name Cornell University Amount $57,132.68 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUESSLER, MIRIAM A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $57,132.67 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHORQUEZ, FRANCISCO J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $57,132.50 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, YOLANDA D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,132.36 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENELUS EMILCAR, MARIE G Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,132.33 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIELLA, GERALDINE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $57,132.31 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARITTA, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,132.20 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, JOAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $57,132.20 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDYK, EVAN P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $57,132.15 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOMETO, THOMAS J Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $57,132.02 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LISA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,131.88 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON OHLEN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $57,131.85 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, KATHERINE Employer name Wayne County Amount $57,131.58 Date 08/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, PAULINE R M Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $57,131.54 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLPOYS, DONALD W Employer name Erie County Amount $57,131.46 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONE, JUDITH Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $57,131.28 Date 06/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, LAURETTA B Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $57,130.96 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,130.79 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BRENDA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,130.70 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMDE, KEVIN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $57,130.55 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, KYLE J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $57,130.49 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $57,130.17 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LORI A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $57,130.16 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN, GEORGE, JR Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $57,130.14 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULD, TONIA S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $57,130.09 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CAROL J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $57,130.08 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, PATRICK S Employer name S Tier West Reg Plan,Dev Bd Amount $57,130.04 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSAW, ROBERT Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $57,129.90 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, WAYNE C Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $57,129.76 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, STEVEN L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $57,129.65 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, KAREN Employer name Westchester County Amount $57,129.49 Date 11/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, LOUIS A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $57,129.38 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, RUSSELL S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,129.22 Date 01/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, WILLIAM W, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $57,129.07 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELM, BARBARA Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $57,129.04 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZYK, JUNE C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $57,129.00 Date 05/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, JOSHUA Employer name Livingston County Amount $57,128.99 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTHERDEN, AMY L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $57,128.93 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, COLIN T Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $57,128.85 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $57,128.75 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASDELL, JOY B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $57,128.31 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARO, EMIKO H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $57,128.20 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERACK, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $57,128.08 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, TAMMY A Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $57,127.98 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $57,127.89 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, NATHAN S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $57,127.87 Date 08/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRYE, WENDY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $57,127.46 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, DARLENE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $57,127.32 Date 12/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLENBERG, TIMOTHY A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $57,127.28 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ DE VICTORIA, NICOLE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $57,126.77 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNDT, JESSE A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $57,126.59 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $57,125.44 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWERS, DOROTHY L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $57,124.98 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, FRED E Employer name Village of Orchard Park Amount $57,124.67 Date 09/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, AMY K Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $57,124.46 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREUSS, WILLIAM E Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $57,124.18 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALGAFAR, AMEEN B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $57,123.90 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JOANN R Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $57,123.88 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, TERRY M Employer name Education Department Amount $57,123.78 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSEN, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $57,123.59 Date 08/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINER, ZACHARY S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $57,123.40 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDOSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $57,123.31 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System