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 WOLLMAN, LORI Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $49,152.78 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, NICHOLAS J, III Employer name Fulton County Amount $49,152.69 Date 01/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, MARGARET A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $49,152.66 Date 09/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, QUISHARA N Employer name Erie County Amount $49,152.34 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, PAMELA E Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,152.27 Date 09/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, DARRELL W Employer name Town of Chatham Amount $49,152.22 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JACQUELINE S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,152.16 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, RACHEL S Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,151.96 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GARY E Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $49,151.53 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LLOYD S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $49,151.36 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, VERONICA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $49,150.54 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, SUSANNE K Employer name Erie County Amount $49,150.51 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, MICHAEL S Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $49,150.41 Date 08/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMMER, KERRI A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $49,150.39 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDANAIS, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $49,150.27 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEISCHMAN, KEVIN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $49,149.74 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNNINGS, INGE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,149.22 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULE, LYNN A Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $49,149.17 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, JUSTIN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $49,148.94 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, LINDA E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $49,148.68 Date 08/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, TRACY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,147.90 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMI, EINO V, III Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $49,147.84 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, MICHAEL P Employer name Corning Community College Amount $49,147.69 Date 08/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, JOHN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $49,147.51 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, ALLAN J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $49,147.38 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGSBY, LAWRENCE Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $49,147.14 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, MARYELLEN Employer name Tompkins County Amount $49,146.85 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAWSON, MARLENE A Employer name Erie County Amount $49,146.76 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, GEORGIANNE Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,146.71 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VAUL, CHRISTOPHER A, SR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $49,146.48 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $49,146.48 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FECHTER, DANIEL P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $49,146.27 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FERRAN, MICHAEL B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,146.24 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VALLO, KRISTIN J Employer name Erie County Amount $49,146.23 Date 10/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZEL, MARIA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $49,146.21 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LAQUATRICE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,146.07 Date 06/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSLANDER, STEVEN S Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $49,145.81 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, FELIX B Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $49,145.72 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ANNA Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,145.72 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, ANNE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,145.72 Date 05/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DONNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,145.72 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERPOOL, VICTORIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,145.72 Date 10/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BEATRICE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,145.72 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, HEATHER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,145.72 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, LILLIAN D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $49,145.64 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLER, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Evans Amount $49,145.52 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESTIZO-YENAL, EBRU Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $49,145.24 Date 11/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, ROSE A Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $49,145.02 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDNEY, ANNA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $49,144.91 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HOLLISE S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,144.89 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BRADFORD E Employer name Franklin County Amount $49,144.82 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ROBIN G Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $49,144.75 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Highland Amount $49,144.56 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, SUSAN A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $49,144.54 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHS, JOSEPH J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $49,144.43 Date 08/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURTELL, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $49,144.43 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPARELLI, BRIAN R Employer name Oneida County Amount $49,144.20 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, MICHELLE R Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $49,144.10 Date 10/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GREGORY W Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $49,144.01 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZARAFIN, GERALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $49,143.76 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BLADEL, SUZANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,143.64 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, LETHA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,143.48 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCAULIFFE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Broome County Amount $49,143.08 Date 10/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPOLITO, PAUL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,142.96 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDIKE, MICHAEL S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $49,142.92 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARTIN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,142.60 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANO, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,142.58 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, CYNTHIA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,142.50 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, DWAYNE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $49,142.22 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTTA, BRIAN J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $49,142.13 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINA, STACEY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $49,141.93 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, HELEN E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $49,141.85 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATHERMAN, SHARON L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $49,141.75 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Bergen Amount $49,141.51 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, CINDY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $49,141.24 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, GAIL K Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $49,141.09 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $49,140.72 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLENE S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,140.35 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, COREY R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $49,140.35 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O DELL, DARLENE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,140.26 Date 05/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JEANETTE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $49,140.22 Date 02/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAVATI, PETER P, JR Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $49,140.04 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHINI, BARBARA E Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $49,140.00 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, BRYNN N Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $49,139.94 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDASZ, MICHAEL P Employer name Erie County Amount $49,139.89 Date 01/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, CHANTEL C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,139.88 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, KIM W Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $49,139.84 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHANZ, STEVEN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $49,139.78 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, MICHELLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,139.62 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, FELICIA M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $49,139.47 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, MATTHEW D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,138.87 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, KATIE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $49,138.76 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, RICHARD C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $49,138.71 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $49,138.56 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, KEVIN Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $49,138.56 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, JAMES P Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,138.54 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURBECK, TERRIE L Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $49,138.36 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, DEBORAH L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $49,138.35 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGELIQUE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,138.03 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MAURICE J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $49,137.67 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System