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 COSENZA, VALERIE J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,936.98 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MATTHEW J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,936.98 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, JENNIFER L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,936.98 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMRA, NALINI Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,936.98 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEFFREY S Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $47,936.98 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $47,936.98 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LATRICE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $47,936.98 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MICHELE D Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $47,936.98 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEMANGAL, NAADIA K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $47,936.98 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, ANDRES Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $47,936.98 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRENDA J Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $47,936.80 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, PATTI L Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $47,936.53 Date 09/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILFOYLE, MARY C Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $47,936.46 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHETHERS, FRANKLIN L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $47,936.34 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JASON H Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $47,936.10 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, WARREN E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,936.04 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEGEL, JEFFREY S Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $47,935.99 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMEN, MARY LOUISE Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $47,935.43 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDOVICH, STEVEN D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $47,935.08 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SWARTOUT, MICHELLE M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $47,935.01 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHAMBAULT, LAURA A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $47,934.98 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, PATRICIA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,934.84 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNAH, MEGAN L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $47,934.77 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, PAMELA A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $47,934.54 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDURA, KIMBERLY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,934.38 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, MARY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $47,934.00 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KAREN S Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $47,933.94 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, CORINNE V Employer name Albany County Amount $47,933.78 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLLANO, MARIANNE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,933.26 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, JENNIFER B Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $47,933.25 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASKETT, NANCY V Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,933.25 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELESTOUSLEY, SERGEY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,933.23 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, JACOB Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $47,933.12 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, WILLIAM H Employer name Village of Oxford Amount $47,932.84 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLICUTT, JOE D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $47,932.72 Date 04/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOETZER, JANINE L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $47,932.61 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREN Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $47,932.32 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHERS, SHELLEY D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,932.26 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMABILE, MARK G Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,931.86 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, NELSON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,931.85 Date 08/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSOWSKI, RICHARD Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,931.85 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARASCONDOLA, TIMOTHY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $47,931.85 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEVALLOS, SANDRA V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,931.63 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GREGORY S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $47,931.55 Date 08/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHAL, ANNE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,931.49 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SANDRA A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $47,931.48 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMPINE, MARLA A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $47,931.46 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, CAROL S Employer name Cortland County Amount $47,931.40 Date 04/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMIC, ENISA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,931.30 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SUSAN K Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $47,930.09 Date 03/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSUP, JOHN S Employer name Orange County Amount $47,929.81 Date 05/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, AMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,929.80 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLEHN, GINA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,929.71 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, KELLY Employer name Warren County Amount $47,929.66 Date 09/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, BRYAN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $47,929.56 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFELICE, ROBERT T Employer name Essex County Amount $47,929.51 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTH, BRIDGETTE A Employer name Village of Pulaski Amount $47,929.20 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, MICHAEL Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $47,929.16 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLANA, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $47,928.79 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACZ, DANIELLE C Employer name Erie County Amount $47,928.54 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, ALAN L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $47,928.20 Date 06/29/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $47,927.90 Date 06/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULEY, SHIRLEY M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $47,927.88 Date 04/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, SUSAN T Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $47,927.75 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, ANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,927.69 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, NELL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,927.66 Date 11/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, MATTHEW P Employer name City of Olean Amount $47,927.65 Date 05/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NAPPI-GONZALEZ, DEBRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,927.37 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DAPHNE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,927.26 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, NORMAN C Employer name Town of Westfield Amount $47,927.14 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERCK, JOANNA Q Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $47,927.10 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ROBERT K Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $47,926.96 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESQUIVEL, VICTOR Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $47,926.93 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINER, ANN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,926.85 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, KAREN D Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $47,926.72 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEILE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $47,926.64 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, COLLEEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $47,926.63 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, WENDI L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $47,926.62 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LYNSEY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,926.52 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONE, WESTER F Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $47,926.18 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, SHARIF J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $47,926.18 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEU, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $47,925.71 Date 11/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, MAUREEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,925.62 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLEUGER, PAUL R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $47,925.30 Date 04/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, DIANE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,924.97 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JAMES M Employer name Westchester County Amount $47,924.94 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDE, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Troupsburg Amount $47,924.79 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Hudson Amount $47,924.68 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, MARIBEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,924.63 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, SCOTT A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $47,924.47 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JOEL C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $47,924.38 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMARRE, JOSEPH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $47,924.20 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKIN, TRACIE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $47,923.50 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, ERIC J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,923.28 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, NANCY E Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $47,923.19 Date 08/01/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALESIC, SAM Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $47,923.12 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, DWAINE B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $47,922.82 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBB, STEVEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $47,922.73 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIVIS, ELIZABETH T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,922.58 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, DONALD M Employer name Niagara County Amount $47,922.24 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System