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 FLINT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $52,015.30 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $52,015.25 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, PAUL W Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $52,015.02 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMETT, MICHELE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $52,014.69 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIXON, JEFFREY M Employer name Clifton-Fine CSD Amount $52,014.64 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, JAIME A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $52,014.28 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, ERIN M Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $52,014.12 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIO, KEVIN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,014.09 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLARD, PETER D Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $52,013.77 Date 08/27/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERK, MAUREEN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $52,013.57 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, ADAM C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $52,013.13 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $52,012.84 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUANZINI, LUCE G Employer name Cornell University Amount $52,012.74 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARY L Employer name Oneida Housing Authority Amount $52,012.71 Date 05/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTEN, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $52,012.40 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KYLE J Employer name City of Troy Amount $52,012.17 Date 02/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTNAM-JAYSON, JESSICA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $52,012.15 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LINDA M Employer name Warren County Amount $52,012.08 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRIG, JENNIFER L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $52,011.92 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, PATRICIA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $52,011.66 Date 01/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREA, JOSE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $52,011.62 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, BRIAN W Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $52,011.17 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELICIO, DANIEL N Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $52,011.02 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LITTLE, RANDY J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $52,011.00 Date 08/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Tioga County Amount $52,010.82 Date 01/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Webster Amount $52,010.79 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTON-POPE, LEAH M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $52,010.58 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZZEL, KATHERINE R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,010.44 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENKER, MARY V Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $52,010.44 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JANELLE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $52,010.01 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, HEATHER E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $52,009.53 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINGER, SHAWN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $52,009.27 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, DOLORES C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $52,009.13 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, COLLEEN M Employer name Erie County Amount $52,008.33 Date 04/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALUDES, MARIA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $52,008.19 Date 03/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Education Department Amount $52,007.82 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $52,007.82 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUITIERI, JOHN J Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $52,007.67 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KIERA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,007.66 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ISAAC Employer name Amsterdam Housing Authority Amount $52,007.55 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPKE, GARY R Employer name Erie County Amount $52,007.40 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWERT, WILLIAM R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $52,007.37 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETCHISON, BLAKE C Employer name Albany Pine Bush Preserve Comm Amount $52,007.28 Date 06/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGETTE, PRISCILLA Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $52,007.25 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, TIMOTHY Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $52,007.17 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CHARLES H Employer name Village of Woodridge Amount $52,007.01 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ROBERT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, JOELLE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, STACEY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLETT, ELIZABETH H Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINDMYER, KENNETH V Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOM, STEPHEN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSS, KELLY E Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ANNE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, AMY N Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TERI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $52,006.76 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTESON, ROBIN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCVOY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $52,006.76 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ALLISON A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $52,006.76 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEGATE, EDMUND H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, DAVID A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KRISTEN R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, LAURA N Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,006.76 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, NICHOL Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $52,006.76 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOUTERSZ, PAUL S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, DANIEL R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $52,006.76 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, LAURIANN Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, MICHELLE J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENVIR, BRIAN J, JR Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $52,006.76 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, AMANDA R Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,006.76 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, TRACEY M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,006.76 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ANDREW B Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $52,006.76 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKLATSI, TYRONE G Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $52,006.76 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, MORGAN Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY-POULIN, KRISTEN K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,006.76 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EKBLAD, DAZZLE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $52,006.76 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, GABRIEL J Employer name Education Department Amount $52,006.76 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, SUSANA L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JEFFREY R Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMMER, TIMOTHY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNOS, ALEX J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $52,006.76 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABIE, JONATHAN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVETTI, JAIMIE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELEN, COLE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, COREY J T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, OLIVER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MARK D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 04/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, BRENDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGO, THAI-BAO T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANTHONY S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, DANIEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, DYLAN E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTLIFF, MARISA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, YUNHONG Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, MAUREEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,006.76 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMP, DAVID F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,006.76 Date 10/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, RYAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $52,006.76 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGENIS, EILEEN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,006.76 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JESSICA B Employer name Office of General Services Amount $52,006.76 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System