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 FROLOFF, ADAM M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $44,271.07 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, MICHELLE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,270.85 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDEE, SUE L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $44,270.75 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILFIGER, KAREN B Employer name Crandall Library Amount $44,270.40 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MARIA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $44,270.40 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, STEPHEN E, JR Employer name Farmingville Fire District Amount $44,270.33 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSS, CARLTON W Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $44,270.08 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $44,269.85 Date 05/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINBOW, AMANDA J Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,269.80 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $44,269.63 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ALEXANDER J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,269.49 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $44,268.93 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLACSEK, ALLAN R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $44,268.88 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, KATHRYN E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $44,268.86 Date 07/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZO, MARLENE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $44,268.82 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAULA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $44,268.80 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRER, ANGELIKA I Employer name Nassau County Amount $44,268.70 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUERTAS, MARISOL M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $44,268.44 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGSBACH, MARY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,268.41 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHN, JOANNE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,268.19 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGE, SHAUN C Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $44,268.10 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, RAYMOND Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,267.84 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, JAMES J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $44,267.56 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUGDEN, BRIAN K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $44,267.54 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ROBERT E Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $44,267.22 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, JOSHUA D Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,267.09 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, MARGARET J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $44,266.85 Date 08/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDKA, JOHN F Employer name Albany County Amount $44,266.84 Date 03/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, RYAN T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $44,266.36 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORNSTROM, JAMES H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,266.36 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CESAR G Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,266.34 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTEYS, KEVIN S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,266.21 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, CECILY Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $44,266.20 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PATRICK D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $44,266.05 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, ANNE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONEGRO, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, KAREN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, YVONNE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MUCCIO, CHRISTINE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMA, ALICE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 07/16/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABILLON, ALEX E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,265.90 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLSBURY, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $44,265.88 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVERA, PAULETTE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,265.73 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, PATRICK D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,265.71 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, KRISTINE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,265.62 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, KEELY M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $44,265.52 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Boonville Amount $44,265.52 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGLEY, RICHARD C Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $44,265.47 Date 12/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILD, MICHELLE C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,265.36 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, NATASHA M Employer name Essex County Amount $44,265.34 Date 10/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, FELIX Employer name Broome County Amount $44,265.12 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSON, DAVID A Employer name Broome County Amount $44,265.12 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDUJAR, RAFAEL A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,265.00 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RAY A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,264.72 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, ANDREW R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $44,264.69 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, DOUGLAS A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $44,264.63 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ROSANN Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $44,264.00 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, SPENCER A Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $44,263.88 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTER, PETER A Employer name Town of Hanover Amount $44,263.69 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JOEY V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $44,263.55 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $44,263.41 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN LESSARD, JILL E Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $44,263.16 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, SUZAN M Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $44,263.08 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, JAMES R Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $44,262.97 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, BRIAN T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,262.82 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, BRENDA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,262.80 Date 06/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIBISH, JAN Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,262.62 Date 04/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, THORELL M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,262.52 Date 07/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPI, TERI L Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $44,262.44 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEL, ALLEN J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $44,262.40 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, NOEMI Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $44,262.40 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTARDI, NEIL M Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $44,262.40 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, BRENDA L Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $44,262.00 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, PIERRE R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $44,261.99 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOELLINGER, MEGHAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,261.92 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSMANN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $44,261.89 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, SUZANNE B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,261.74 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVACS, LYNN Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $44,261.64 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, KEVIN P Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $44,261.28 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, CRYSTAL M Employer name Columbia County Amount $44,261.10 Date 05/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHARACH, MARY K Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $44,261.09 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINSTRIE, MARY BETH A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $44,261.03 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNIS, SUSAN J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,260.84 Date 09/10/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, LUKE J Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINNE, JOEL F Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIEL, RYAN M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSS, CHARLES, II Employer name Office of General Services Amount $44,260.31 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, PRISCILLA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $44,259.60 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, DIANA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,259.30 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, MATTHEW C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,259.23 Date 07/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, JACQUELYN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,259.22 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTITO, AURELIO N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,259.22 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, KRISTOPHER R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $44,259.16 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXNER, IAN J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $44,259.12 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTER, NATHAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,258.93 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULIK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $44,258.80 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKELL, RON Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $44,258.69 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGONER-JONES, VERONICA L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $44,258.40 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ELIZABETH N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,258.36 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System