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 VALENTIN, JOHNNY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $47,157.70 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, SHAWN E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $47,157.60 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, STELLA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $47,157.20 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINTON, MAURICE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,157.07 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTER, DUSTIN D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $47,156.97 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, EVELYN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $47,156.72 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, LEAH M Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,156.72 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHWINGER, APRIL L Employer name Albany County Amount $47,156.55 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURENAY, WOODLY Employer name Albany County Amount $47,156.55 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DUFFIE, RICHARD Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,156.37 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIE, MATTHEW R Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $47,156.13 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZI, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,155.86 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYAH, NAILAH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,155.75 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LYNETTE M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $47,155.60 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name Albany County Amount $47,155.56 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KATHERINE F Employer name Albany County Amount $47,155.55 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMORE, KENNETH P, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $47,155.19 Date 10/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMMARINO, GABRIEL D Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $47,155.19 Date 05/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, ANDREA R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $47,155.18 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAZZI, DAVID G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $47,154.92 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MICHELLE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,154.90 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPLIN, JACQUELYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,154.90 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCH, DIANE MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,154.90 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, LYNN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,154.90 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, THELMA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $47,154.90 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, SARA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $47,154.68 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, MICHEL F Employer name Town of Sandy Creek Amount $47,154.54 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, EVA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $47,154.25 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAMPATA, RICHARD M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $47,154.03 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, PAUL B Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,153.30 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNAMARA, CAROLYN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $47,152.98 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASON M Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $47,152.96 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANGOLINI, BRYAN A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $47,152.83 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELLS, RICHARD Employer name City of White Plains Amount $47,152.56 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, LINDSAY J, MS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $47,152.45 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, CINDY L Employer name Erie County Amount $47,152.41 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO-GOSE, CHRISTIE L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $47,151.86 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILROY, SUSAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $47,151.82 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLON, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $47,151.69 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, STEPHEN E Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $47,151.59 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUE, REANNON L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $47,150.81 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENACQUISTA, AMY Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $47,150.80 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, DEBRA A Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $47,150.74 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, LAURIE A Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $47,150.72 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GOY, MELANIE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $47,150.58 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIS, DEBORAH D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $47,150.44 Date 12/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBUC, KEVIN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $47,150.44 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, ROBERT W T Employer name Education Department Amount $47,150.44 Date 01/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBRECHT, SCOTT M Employer name Delaware County Amount $47,150.14 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTONIA, KAREN J Employer name Erie County Amount $47,150.07 Date 12/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYAM, DONNA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $47,150.06 Date 02/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGENFELD, JESSICA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $47,150.05 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENZWEIG, ANTOINETTE Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $47,149.95 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN-FAZIO, ROSEMARY Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $47,149.62 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Fine Amount $47,149.50 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $47,149.32 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLITTGERBER, DEAN J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $47,149.23 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, STEPHEN L, SR Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $47,148.87 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, PETER M Employer name Cortland County Amount $47,148.83 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, LARRY H Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $47,148.71 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH-GREENE, TAREEN G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $47,148.60 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELVEG, RENE A Employer name Broome County Amount $47,148.45 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, SHAUN M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $47,148.26 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, JILL R Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $47,148.19 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, PARBATIE Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $47,148.12 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROBERT F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,148.10 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LEONARD L, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $47,148.05 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYCE-BROWN, LISA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,147.72 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JANET A Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $47,147.59 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGOBUCCO, COLEEN T Employer name Education Department Amount $47,147.43 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEVEZ, JULIO Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $47,147.19 Date 05/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFORZA, WILLIAM E Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $47,147.17 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, KENNETH J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $47,147.11 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONICK, THOMAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $47,146.09 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Washington County Amount $47,146.00 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ARNOLD R, JR Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $47,145.77 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VANESSA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $47,145.76 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTLE, BRIAN A Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $47,145.70 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOOTSKY, NICOLE L Employer name Erie County Amount $47,145.70 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILIPOVIC, MILAN Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $47,145.67 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZETTO, SUSAN J Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $47,145.46 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODEMANN, AMILYNN Employer name Saratoga County Amount $47,144.98 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, ROBERT Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $47,144.69 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAKER, RICHARD T Employer name Erie County Amount $47,144.55 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMER, KATHLEEN S Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $47,144.54 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMILYEA, FRANK E Employer name Greene County Amount $47,144.45 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, AMANDA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $47,144.04 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, SHARON L Employer name Cornell University Amount $47,143.96 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GEE, DALE R Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $47,143.89 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SHANNON M Employer name Department of Health Amount $47,143.29 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKSON, ROBYN A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $47,143.06 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRY, RONALD M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $47,143.05 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, MICHAEL T Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $47,142.23 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGSDON, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $47,142.03 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, HOWARD S Employer name Washington County Amount $47,142.01 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, ERIC R Employer name Seneca County Amount $47,141.93 Date 10/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $47,141.63 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMGAARD, KAREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $47,141.55 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, ERIKA J Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $47,141.55 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMER, JORDAN E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $47,141.55 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System