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 PETERS, JO ELLEN Employer name Education Department Amount $54,694.04 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $54,693.94 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGARELLI, CHERYLANN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $54,693.87 Date 08/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARYANNE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,693.60 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $54,693.54 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, HAROLD Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $54,693.19 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHLEY, DANIEL P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $54,693.18 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOSS, JASON W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $54,693.15 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, TINA M Employer name Washington County Amount $54,693.07 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, RONALD N Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $54,693.00 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LINDA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $54,692.69 Date 09/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSBERG, MARSHA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $54,692.56 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $54,692.46 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $54,692.35 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBINO, ARTHUR D Employer name Wayne County Amount $54,692.07 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUSCELLO, BEAU Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,691.78 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, ANGELA S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $54,691.25 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONWIEGEN, JUDITH A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $54,691.09 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TRAVIS R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $54,691.05 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,691.04 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $54,691.02 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, GREGORY M Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,691.01 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JEFFERY J Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,690.99 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUP, JILL M Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,690.99 Date 08/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, KELLI S Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,690.97 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, TONI J Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,690.97 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, BRANDACE L Employer name Steuben County Amount $54,690.95 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHL, RHONDA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $54,690.80 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ANITA Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $54,690.78 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JEFFERY C Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $54,690.74 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHENI, SALIM R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $54,690.57 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUTT, BLANCHE L Employer name Otsego Co Swcd Amount $54,690.28 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DHRU, HEMESH A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $54,689.70 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JUSTIN T Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $54,689.69 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MATTHEW K Employer name Washington County Amount $54,689.39 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWINGLE, KATHLEEN F Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $54,689.17 Date 08/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, ANN S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $54,688.31 Date 11/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARRIE M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $54,688.30 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, PATRICIA J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $54,688.30 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARY A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $54,688.30 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZESNAT, GINA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $54,688.30 Date 01/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKFORD, ISAAC Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,688.29 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISK, BRADLEY Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $54,688.27 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ELLEN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $54,688.27 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC S Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $54,688.22 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $54,687.96 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $54,687.89 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, BRANDON J Employer name Oneida County Amount $54,687.81 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $54,687.61 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIEM, DANIEL Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $54,687.52 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, PAULA D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $54,687.29 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAB, DALE M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $54,687.03 Date 05/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMORE, SHANTEL F Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $54,686.90 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, YVETTE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $54,686.89 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, CRAIG R Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $54,686.16 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABINS, NAJAH N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,686.06 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTOS, HILDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $54,686.06 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOTTA, FILIPPO A Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 03/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBLER, COLLEEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 06/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRES-GOMEZ, MARIA T Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 11/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ERICK R Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBOT, CARLEY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CHRISTINE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RYAN C Employer name Department of Health Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAO, YAFEI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,686.06 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOKIE, SABRINA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JESSICA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $54,686.06 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, KENNETH L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $54,686.06 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, DAVID R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $54,686.06 Date 02/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, TONY X Employer name Education Department Amount $54,686.06 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KRISTIN M Employer name Education Department Amount $54,686.06 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEANEY, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES F Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,686.06 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPISHKA, ROMAN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,686.06 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ROBERTS, WENDY W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,686.06 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, PATRICK O Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,686.06 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, SEAN C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, ERIC J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $54,686.06 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUAWAD, AHMAD K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,686.06 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, BRYAN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,686.06 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZAFERRO, THOMAS P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,686.06 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLO, ANDREW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $54,686.06 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, DANA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOCS, ELIZABETH Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,686.06 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIHAR, TANU Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORIO, MARKUS G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,686.06 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GERALDINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,686.06 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JOYEL H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $54,686.06 Date 05/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, YVETTE M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $54,686.03 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEESS, TRACEY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $54,685.83 Date 06/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, JEREMY S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $54,685.79 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPELLO, DAVID M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $54,685.77 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLTRUP, RANDY G Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $54,685.46 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $54,685.42 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, PHILIP J Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $54,685.27 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKAL, THOMAS Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $54,685.09 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, TERESA M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $54,685.05 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, CAROL R Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $54,684.70 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIOLA, JOCELYN M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $54,684.36 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOCK, LARRY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $54,684.21 Date 11/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System