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 FREELAND, HEATHER A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $49,088.54 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGELE, JON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $49,088.50 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEUCHERT, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $49,088.48 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, KERRY L Employer name Madison County Amount $49,088.14 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWINSKI, KATHRYN A Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $49,087.98 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE-SMITH, DEBORAH Employer name Erie County Amount $49,087.95 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $49,087.86 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, JEANNINE Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $49,087.77 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, LAURIE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,087.38 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONADONNA, MARK A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $49,087.31 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, JOHN L, IV Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $49,087.23 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST BRICE, EVELYNE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $49,087.23 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TROY L Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $49,086.93 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMONDS, TORYN L Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,086.81 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $49,086.63 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSZKINIS, EVA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $49,086.57 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SCOTT E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $49,086.46 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUMPA, JOSEPH A Employer name Erie County Amount $49,086.30 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, TERRY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,086.06 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROBERT D Employer name Ontario County Amount $49,086.03 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTUNG, TIMOTHY S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $49,085.94 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOOP, CAROL B Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $49,085.75 Date 10/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, COLBY L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $49,085.65 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEVELOWITZ, NEIL W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $49,085.58 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, ROBERT T, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,085.04 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LETTERA, ANTHONY Employer name Monroe County Amount $49,084.75 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, MARY C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $49,084.51 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSULLIVAN, ZONY C Employer name Putnam County Amount $49,084.51 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, AIMEE L Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $49,084.41 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLAS, MIRIAM Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $49,084.25 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, MARK J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $49,083.99 Date 03/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, THOMAS J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $49,083.74 Date 12/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL S Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $49,083.28 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SUSAN L Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,082.72 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUFUSS, CHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $49,082.70 Date 02/07/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS-PARKS, SYNETTE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,082.38 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYNAN, BARBARA A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $49,082.34 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLAUS, JAMES E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $49,082.16 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, BONNIE A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $49,082.05 Date 11/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECDIVERT, FRANTZ Employer name Rockland County Amount $49,081.74 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROSELLE Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $49,081.66 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGIO, SHEILA A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $49,081.02 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, YOSHIDA T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,081.00 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENO, DAVID M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,080.89 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RHONDA L Employer name Washington County Amount $49,080.88 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, DOLLY G Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $49,080.84 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SUZANNE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $49,080.81 Date 07/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MICHAEL D Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $49,080.77 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SUSAN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $49,080.70 Date 10/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TYUWANA V Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $49,080.67 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYNN, CAROLYN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $49,080.65 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRAKE, CHARLES P, JR Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $49,080.64 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSAILLON, TANYA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $49,080.60 Date 12/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURACE, KRISTEN M Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $49,080.57 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, HELEN L Employer name Ulster County Amount $49,080.51 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, MARK E, SR Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $49,080.39 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DUNCAN E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $49,080.06 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZZY, KYLE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $49,080.04 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, LORI A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $49,079.98 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, JANICE E Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $49,079.40 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CYNTHIA T Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $49,079.35 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALETTE, ROSANNA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $49,079.28 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZESKOWIAK, SHARON A Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $49,079.21 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, ANDREA L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $49,079.07 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHNER, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $49,078.70 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIBELL, DAN P Employer name Livingston County Amount $49,078.67 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APUZZO, MOIRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE-VELEZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIACCHIARO, CHRISTINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRAO, ELIZABETH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, MICHELE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDRIA, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KATHLEEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACI, DOREEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, ROBIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERSEN, EILEEN F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TRASSE, JANIE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, LOUANN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 02/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, WRASHEA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROSANNE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SON, KAREN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KAREN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALESKI, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $49,078.50 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $49,078.30 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARCISSE, MARTINE Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $49,078.19 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDON, KEVIN G Employer name Village of Granville Amount $49,078.10 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARIBELLO, JEFFREY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $49,078.04 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DONNA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $49,078.02 Date 07/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PHILLIP M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $49,077.92 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, NORMAN H Employer name Town of Porter Amount $49,077.52 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, IRVING Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $49,077.43 Date 07/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, VALERIE A Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $49,077.31 Date 12/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, EMILY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $49,077.19 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMMER, FRANK L Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $49,077.16 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, KENNY E Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $49,076.91 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGOW, WADE A Employer name Town of Orangeville Amount $49,076.85 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, TONYA ANN, MS Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $49,076.58 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNESE, PETER P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $49,076.58 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System