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 DAVID, DEBRA J Employer name Broome County Amount $45,366.33 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, AMANDA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,366.29 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYCKE, MARIA T Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $45,366.07 Date 11/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABE, NESSIE N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,365.94 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, MIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,365.88 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOK, JO ANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,365.80 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALMA, SUSAN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $45,365.62 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERTSEN, SEREN P, JR Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $45,365.47 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, KRISTA V Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,365.45 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, SETH S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $45,365.36 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $45,365.28 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGER, EMMELINE S Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $45,365.22 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEDE, EMILY C Employer name Wyoming County Amount $45,364.95 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $45,364.82 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, JESSICA P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $45,364.79 Date 08/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUZER, CHARLES M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $45,364.60 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANELLI, KATHLEEN Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $45,364.36 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, VALERIE J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $45,364.20 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAHAYA, MUINAT Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,364.14 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WEY, ANDREA C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,364.12 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, LESLEY G Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $45,364.05 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBURGH, BOBBIE-JO Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $45,363.98 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVER, MARGO I Employer name Schoharie County Amount $45,363.68 Date 05/17/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALELLA, JANET M Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,363.54 Date 04/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANT, LISA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,363.38 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, LORIE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $45,363.23 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAROZNY, BARBARA A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,363.19 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, BRENDAN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $45,362.90 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $45,362.77 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RAE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,362.76 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, STEPHEN M Employer name Village of Upper Brookville Amount $45,362.73 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLGAR, LIDIUSKA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $45,362.17 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODIO, FANESSA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $45,362.11 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DONNA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $45,361.88 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDZIORA, WENDY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,361.84 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, JOSEPH G Employer name Department of Law Amount $45,361.84 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FLUMER, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,361.84 Date 01/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, VICTORIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,361.84 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANFIELD, SHANNON L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $45,361.84 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, SHEILA T Employer name Education Department Amount $45,361.84 Date 11/30/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEEGE, MARY Employer name Education Department Amount $45,361.84 Date 09/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSHA-DAVIS, PAULINE Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $45,361.84 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABATE, ANTHONY S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,361.84 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDELL, GARY C, JR Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $45,361.84 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONAKOWSKI, RHONDA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,361.84 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,361.84 Date 12/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VEGHTEN, JEAN A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,361.84 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYHEW, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $45,361.67 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DAVID M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,361.59 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, DOREEN A Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $45,361.52 Date 09/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DAWN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $45,361.38 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI-PAGANO, JULIANNE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $45,361.28 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JENNIFER M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $45,360.63 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, GREGORY L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $45,360.59 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, LUIS A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $45,360.52 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBERO, NEFTALI Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $45,360.51 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCRAY, HEIDI O Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $45,360.43 Date 09/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYDEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,360.41 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, LISA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,360.33 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTMORELAND, SHARIF L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,360.10 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORSBERG, SAMANTHA A Employer name Madison County Amount $45,359.85 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANO, PAULA S Employer name Livingston County Amount $45,359.62 Date 04/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, KENNETH V Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $45,359.31 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSSON, RHONDA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $45,359.28 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESI, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $45,359.25 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL-KUMI, WANDA V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $45,359.15 Date 07/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODI, JEAN-JACQUES Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $45,359.07 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, YVONNE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 10/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GAIL P. Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $45,358.88 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPLETON, ORA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CAROLE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 08/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, LEANA J Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, AMY E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, MARY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, DOROTHY A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $45,358.88 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIK, LYNDA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $45,358.80 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SANDRA Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $45,358.66 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, CRYSTAL G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,358.63 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, COLEEN M Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $45,358.62 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANU, LISA D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $45,358.13 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFMAN, NATHANIEL J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,358.03 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUGHTER, WAYNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $45,357.85 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOROTHY Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $45,357.80 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,357.66 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGSTAD, RHETT S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $45,357.54 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMO, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $45,357.11 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALER, DONALD F Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $45,356.92 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, PATRICIA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,356.51 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, XIOMARA E Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $45,356.44 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $45,356.20 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZ, ADAM R N K Employer name Ulster County Amount $45,356.13 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, BRENDA J Employer name Essex County Amount $45,355.80 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, FRANCISCO J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,355.75 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBY, MATT J Employer name Auburn Housing Authority Amount $45,355.69 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, PATRICIA A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $45,355.66 Date 08/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSE, CHARLES E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $45,355.64 Date 02/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, RAMILA Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $45,355.62 Date 07/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, JEANNE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $45,355.57 Date 10/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DAVID E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $45,355.55 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESCI, CARMEN J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $45,354.81 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System