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 VAN EEUWEN, ADAM D Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $50,728.45 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKENHAGEN, DIANNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,728.43 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTKE, KERI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,727.74 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, PEGGI L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,727.67 Date 11/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINO, VINCENT E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $50,727.67 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $50,727.63 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HU, QINNI Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $50,727.58 Date 03/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, LIONEL, SR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $50,727.41 Date 12/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIO, CARL T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $50,726.86 Date 08/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, KIM V Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $50,726.74 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SUSANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $50,726.72 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, RICHARD R Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $50,726.40 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $50,726.39 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JACQUELINE Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $50,726.19 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $50,725.49 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIUCA, BILL Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $50,725.40 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOMEI, GABRIELLE F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,725.37 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CLAUDETTE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $50,725.18 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINT, BRYAN C Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $50,725.04 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $50,725.03 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Essex County Amount $50,724.87 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAST-BRIGGS, MARY K Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $50,724.82 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISNER, BRADLEY M Employer name Town of Attica Amount $50,724.69 Date 03/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHL, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,724.60 Date 10/27/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGFELLOW, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of State Amount $50,724.59 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, SHERRI A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $50,724.31 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPHAL, MAUREEN Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $50,724.25 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $50,724.24 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MONIQUE C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $50,724.15 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBART, GWEN N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,724.12 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PTASNICK, THERESA C Employer name Town of Dover Amount $50,724.06 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, MARIELA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,723.88 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROSEMARIE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,723.78 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER-HOUSE, KATHRYN E Employer name Town of Dover Amount $50,723.78 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, ANDREA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,723.76 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERIELE, KIMBERLY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $50,723.76 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JULIE A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $50,723.72 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERLUND, JASON S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $50,723.66 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JAYNE E Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $50,723.58 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, KATHRYN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,723.39 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSS, ALAN J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $50,722.87 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TERI A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $50,722.63 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, GAELLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,722.17 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARK E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,721.83 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TIMOTHY C, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $50,721.64 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, TODD M Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $50,721.62 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KATHA J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $50,721.58 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLEY, PATRICIA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,721.54 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $50,721.50 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RICHARD K Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $50,721.38 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHAUS, DONIEL E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $50,721.38 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCHIONE, EMILY S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $50,720.54 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ELIZABETH R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $50,720.22 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODDINGTON, JOHN Employer name Herkimer County Amount $50,720.19 Date 01/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JULETTE J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $50,720.10 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNULLO, SARAH G Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $50,720.02 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHASTITY C Employer name Franklin Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $50,719.96 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, PAUL D Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $50,719.72 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, ROBYN L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $50,719.63 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCI, ALLISON L Employer name Monroe County Amount $50,719.48 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JAMES A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $50,719.37 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIWALD, DIANE C Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,719.24 Date 06/03/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KERRI A Employer name Westchester County Amount $50,719.12 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLEE, KENNETH D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $50,718.90 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDHORST, MICHAEL R Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $50,718.87 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, TIMOTHY E Employer name Town of Oakfield Amount $50,718.86 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGLORY, PAUL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $50,718.68 Date 03/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEYS, ROXANNE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $50,718.46 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, CHRISTY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $50,718.32 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, JEAN S Employer name Orange County Amount $50,718.27 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, JASMINE R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $50,718.13 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, MICHELLE A Employer name Greene County Swcd Amount $50,718.08 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEKEY, JOHN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,717.96 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, KELLY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $50,717.79 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUEBERT, SUSAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $50,717.76 Date 12/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, CARLOS R, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $50,717.75 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKER, PATRICK J Employer name Cornell University Amount $50,717.64 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $50,717.36 Date 04/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEY, KWANA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $50,717.33 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORDE, ARTHUR H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $50,717.22 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROROKOVIC, IVANICA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $50,717.13 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYER, MATTHEW M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $50,717.12 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $50,717.04 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIDI, MATTHEW T Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $50,716.89 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKETT, STEPHEN E Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $50,716.71 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERIDA, BRYAN I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $50,716.68 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, GERALDO A Employer name Town of Kent Amount $50,716.68 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUERNHEIM, MICHAEL K Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $50,716.51 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, LYNN K Employer name Greene County Amount $50,716.32 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Malta Amount $50,716.23 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, JEFFREY J Employer name Erie County Amount $50,716.11 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIS, SHANE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $50,715.85 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, AARON M Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $50,715.65 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SARA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $50,715.19 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, PATRICK E Employer name Erie County Amount $50,715.04 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, KELLY Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $50,715.00 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, SHANNON L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $50,714.79 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BARBARA Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $50,714.64 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELCAREK, ELICIA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $50,714.64 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARD, GEORGE W Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $50,714.20 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System