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 BIXBY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $44,282.63 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, GLORIA J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $44,282.52 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIM, SYEDA Z Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,281.88 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,281.70 Date 01/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONFEY, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $44,281.64 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAIR, PERSANDRA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,281.36 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, KAREN I Employer name Town of Islip Amount $44,281.32 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREZO, OLGA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,281.24 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $44,280.86 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERT, ROSANNE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,280.79 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LISSETTE J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,280.76 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHAD C Employer name Town of Diana Amount $44,280.72 Date 12/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLANO-SEIDE, ANNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,280.68 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILLS, ASHLEY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $44,280.47 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, GARY N Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $44,280.45 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JENNIFER D Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $44,280.40 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNEAU, JASON J Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $44,280.24 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DAVID C Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $44,280.06 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSON, TERESA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $44,279.54 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADI, SHALOM Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $44,279.52 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENJOHN, MADELINE J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $44,279.52 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAPOLIS, DARLENE P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,279.42 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, PORFIRIO Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,279.24 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRMANN, CARRIE B Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,278.71 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGAN, MARYELLEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,278.70 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTSEY, MATTHEW P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,278.57 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Fairfield Amount $44,278.54 Date 05/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTING, KELLY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,278.29 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, VALERIE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.23 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, TIMOTHY M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $44,278.21 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, CINDY C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.02 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TABITHA M, MRS Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.02 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KAREN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.02 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORER, LISA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.02 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, AMY L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.02 Date 07/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECOR, SUSAN L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,278.02 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, CHANTALISE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $44,277.89 Date 05/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIS, RICHARD T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,277.75 Date 12/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGOLD, KENT A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,277.67 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $44,277.45 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEACHMAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,277.28 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUHLAND, SHARON A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,277.26 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, TODD M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $44,277.11 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARK B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $44,277.08 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, KYLE J Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $44,277.04 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLIN, JEAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,277.00 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PETER J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,276.91 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, MARIANNE Employer name Town of Webster Amount $44,276.90 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, GREGORY S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $44,276.84 Date 05/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, TRACY L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,276.78 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUETELLES, DANIEL Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $44,276.50 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBIG, SHAWN A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $44,276.44 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTRAND, JODY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,276.11 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPE, KYLE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $44,276.01 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JULIE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $44,275.90 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, RAMONA G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $44,275.89 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, RICHARD Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,275.84 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINNEX, TIM A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $44,275.76 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSHUWEIT, WILLIAM R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,275.66 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUB, NANETTE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,275.43 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANSCHAN, CINDY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,275.22 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, ROBERT A Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $44,275.14 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DAVID C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $44,274.94 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, CHERYL A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $44,274.86 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, QUILLAR M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,274.79 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, REGINA A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,274.75 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBERGAMO, DARLENE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,274.75 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKSTRA, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,274.42 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICK, JANICE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,274.00 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $44,273.99 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES SOTO, MELISSA E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $44,273.84 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, SHAWN E Employer name Steuben County Amount $44,273.81 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTON, WILLIAM A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,273.65 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, MARY V Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,273.03 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, VAUGHN L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,273.02 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MARCIA Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,273.02 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, IRENE H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,273.02 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-DENIS, GUERDA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,273.02 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JESSICA J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $44,272.91 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESILIEN, BENSON Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $44,272.85 Date 05/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, MATTHEW E Employer name Chenango County Amount $44,272.40 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROK, DOROTHY T Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $44,272.39 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIT, ERIKA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,272.31 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORO, KRISTIN N Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $44,272.12 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, ANNMARIE B Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.08 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATE, LINDA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.07 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, DATRICE Y Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.07 Date 12/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, JEAN JUNIOR Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.06 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CONSTANCE N Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.06 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUTHETT, KIMBERLY E Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.05 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIGENE, WILDA Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.04 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DAWN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.04 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIEGEL, SHAWN P Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.04 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KELLY A Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.03 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUNA, MARELLA Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.03 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLANSKY, HELEN Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.03 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDO, AGUSTINA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.02 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, ELAINE V Employer name Rockland County Amount $44,272.02 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELMILDINE, BRENDA C Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $44,271.86 Date 07/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ERNEST H Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $44,271.19 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System