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 HERRERA, KEVIN G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,137.55 Date 04/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, PAUL A H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $45,137.34 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KIM A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,137.28 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, SHELLY J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $45,137.22 Date 03/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDYLOWSKI, DAWN A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $45,137.21 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, REBECCA M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $45,137.12 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORNER, THERESA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,137.01 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKES, HEIDI B Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $45,137.00 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, DAVID E Employer name Otsego County Amount $45,136.79 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, ANGELA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,136.65 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $45,136.58 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNICK, STEVE R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $45,136.54 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, CASSANDRA Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $45,136.54 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, SUSAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,136.29 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREARS, BRIAN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $45,136.18 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, PAUL E, JR Employer name Seneca County Amount $45,136.01 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISUCCI, MARGUERITE N Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $45,135.96 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, WALTER D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $45,135.65 Date 03/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ARSDALE-MILLER, DIANE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,135.39 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WEEVER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, DENISE F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 07/14/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALQUECEE, DIANE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, LEIGH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 06/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOELLN, FLORENCE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, DARLENE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSUDA-STEPHENSON, MIYOSHI Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 11/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, PATRICK L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $45,135.20 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, KATHLEEN H Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $45,135.10 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,134.77 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, FRANCES R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $45,134.74 Date 08/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJEWSKI, ASHLEY A Employer name Erie County Amount $45,134.67 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASZUBOWSKI, JOHN H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,134.64 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $45,134.50 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMARK, TAMMY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $45,134.42 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUPONT, MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,134.22 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, JOSEPH S Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $45,134.20 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $45,134.01 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, JOHN G, JR Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $45,133.09 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JANICE M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $45,133.05 Date 05/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NANCY A Employer name Columbia County Amount $45,132.95 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $45,132.93 Date 02/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDEO, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $45,132.63 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JASON D Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $45,132.50 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, CHRISTINE C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $45,132.47 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNURBUSCH, MELANIE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $45,132.26 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, WESLEY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $45,132.25 Date 04/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARNED, LORRAINE M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $45,132.25 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDEMANN, SHERYL M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $45,132.22 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNCY, TERRIANN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,132.04 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TIMOTHY R Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $45,131.98 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAINE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $45,131.66 Date 05/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, JEFFREY W Employer name Poland CSD Amount $45,131.54 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, LEE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,131.53 Date 04/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, JEFFREY L Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $45,131.49 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, DAWN M Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $45,131.42 Date 10/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARD, KATHERINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $45,131.37 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFINITO, MARC A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,131.34 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JAMES R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,131.34 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBURDI, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,131.34 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MATTHEW B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,131.34 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, KRISTINE D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $45,131.34 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKONEY, KAREN A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $45,131.34 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DIANA P Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $45,131.34 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, MARTA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $45,131.34 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, KYLE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,131.32 Date 08/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, RONDA A Employer name Warren County Amount $45,130.89 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIOLE, MICHELLE L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $45,130.79 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,130.69 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARATIER, MARIANNE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,130.52 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MITCHELL C Employer name Cayuga County Amount $45,130.32 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, ELAINE M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $45,130.21 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,129.76 Date 11/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCE, ERICA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,129.72 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, STANLEY, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $45,129.70 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENKENBERGER, DENISE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,129.36 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTITA, CARLY R Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $45,129.32 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BEN R Employer name Chemung County Amount $45,129.18 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CILIONE, PETER Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $45,128.97 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JACQUELINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,128.94 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUE, TAMMY S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $45,128.93 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALIERCIO, JUDITH V Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $45,128.88 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHIER, LARRY J Employer name Allegany County Amount $45,128.86 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, YERLINA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,128.62 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSE, BERNICE Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $45,128.30 Date 02/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEN MICHEL, SANDRINE Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $45,127.94 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTENBURGH, DEBORAH J Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $45,127.79 Date 03/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANT, DOUGLAS W Employer name Village of Malone Amount $45,127.78 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, ELIZABETH Employer name Rockland County Amount $45,127.71 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, PATRICIO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,127.66 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, JOHN P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $45,127.56 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DU BOIS, THOMAS M, SR Employer name Town of Howard Amount $45,127.34 Date 12/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $45,127.16 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEAL, MICHELE L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $45,127.04 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGO, VICTORIA L Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $45,127.01 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LISA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,126.99 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY-PUGLIA, LINDA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $45,126.91 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, AMANDA A Employer name Broome County Amount $45,126.77 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, KIERA A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $45,126.58 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, JOSHUA E Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $45,126.48 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TERRY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $45,126.40 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System