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 HARALD, SEELOCHNI G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNYIHA, MARTIN W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA QUE, AMORETTE C J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, KATRINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGREY, KENNETH L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, TIMOTHY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCHELLA, ANDREA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERNICO, SAMANTHA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, LENORA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VORST, KYLE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $45,113.36 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHARLES C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $45,113.25 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, CARMINDA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $45,113.18 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, PHILLIP A Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $45,112.95 Date 04/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTER, TINA R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $45,112.89 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, STEVEN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $45,112.85 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUST, MARY LYNN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,112.23 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, JENNIFER L Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $45,110.73 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, KATHY S Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,110.44 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, RYAN M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $45,109.67 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DEBORAH Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $45,109.52 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-SEGURA, PEDRO E Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $45,109.35 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DARIUS Y Employer name Erie County Amount $45,109.17 Date 12/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, ATHANASIUS A, III Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $45,109.09 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, RICKY J Employer name Town of Malone Amount $45,109.06 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, ANNETTE L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $45,109.01 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERSHON, CRAIG D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $45,108.84 Date 02/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, EPHRIAM Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $45,108.66 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, TERESA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $45,108.63 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANO, TINA R Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $45,108.42 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, JOHN C Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $45,108.23 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWNSBURY, BRIAN K Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $45,107.96 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARRA, ELIANA Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $45,107.63 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, RALPH W, JR Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $45,107.53 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $45,107.01 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,107.00 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDRLE, LINDA J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $45,106.68 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, JEAN P Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $45,106.64 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROBERT H Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $45,106.60 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, JANIE B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $45,106.55 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOTRA, MARVIN F, II Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $45,106.33 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANEY, DEBRA-ANN Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $45,106.17 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, THOMAS F Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $45,106.06 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, DONALD R Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $45,106.03 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOE, WILLIAM C, II Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $45,105.47 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,105.32 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BOSE, BETTY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $45,105.15 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOWRONSKI, DANIELLE F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,105.08 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZECHOWSKI, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $45,104.92 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, ANGELA O Employer name Nassau County Amount $45,104.75 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CINDY B Employer name Orange County Amount $45,104.30 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRES, RYAN J Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $45,103.92 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, LUCAS R Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $45,103.59 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GEORGETTE L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $45,103.51 Date 11/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANEY, MEGHAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $45,103.50 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, HELEN G Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $45,103.50 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGETTE, MARILYN L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $45,103.26 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, RUTH D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $45,103.25 Date 05/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAS, BENETTA Y Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $45,103.25 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, PETER S Employer name Town of Webb Amount $45,103.25 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORKER, KATHLEEN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $45,102.89 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JUANITA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $45,102.83 Date 09/29/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KENNETH M Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $45,102.82 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEN, DEREN Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $45,102.62 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVANO, JEANNINE R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $45,102.55 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWCLIFFE, MARY J Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $45,102.51 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, MARIE T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $45,102.40 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, KELLY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $45,102.38 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, ISABELLE A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $45,101.93 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, JILLANA Employer name Village of Upper Nyack Amount $45,101.91 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA J Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $45,101.61 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROEKER, DELPHINE M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $45,101.61 Date 02/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JEAN A Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $45,101.59 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARCIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $45,101.35 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LYNN C Employer name Erie County Amount $45,101.21 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMLEY, SUSAN K E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $45,100.74 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZZELL, MARC Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $45,099.97 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, LORRAINE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $45,099.78 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDUCCI, JASON A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $45,099.43 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENEGIO, RICHARD J, JR Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $45,099.39 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBACH, CAROL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $45,099.20 Date 03/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, VALERIE J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $45,099.09 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, STEVEN N Employer name Delaware County Amount $45,099.08 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINNERS, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $45,099.07 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUXIER, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $45,099.02 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUART, TINA B Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $45,099.01 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $45,098.70 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS-PERESTAM, MICHELLE S Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $45,098.70 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELLO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $45,098.67 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, NANCY A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $45,098.67 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINOCCHIARO-KAHL, ANTOINETTE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $45,098.66 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAZYN, DEBORAH L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $45,098.47 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, STEPHEN A Employer name Ossining Public Library Amount $45,098.43 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, STACI B Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $45,098.37 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLEE, CYNTHIA S Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $45,098.30 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICHACEK, ANITA L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $45,097.69 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, KATHERINE L Employer name Broome County Amount $45,097.68 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, ERSILIA Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $45,097.48 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINHARDT, MARTHA E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $45,097.29 Date 06/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRUM, JEFFREY R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $45,097.27 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System