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 SCHOCKNER, ROWAN L M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $44,214.11 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, NATALIE, MS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,214.04 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, LORRAINE M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $44,213.79 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHALGH, NICOLE G Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $44,213.68 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERIES, DOUGLAS R, JR Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $44,213.39 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CHERYL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,213.35 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, HEIDI Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $44,213.31 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIMAKOPOULOS, ALEXANDROS Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $44,213.20 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, FRANK T Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $44,213.15 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSTOCKI, MARY ROSE E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,213.11 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, MARTHA M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,212.97 Date 07/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANWICK, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,212.55 Date 09/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHA, MARY E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $44,212.48 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $44,212.35 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, MARY LOUISE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,211.79 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTWIK, LYNNETTE L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $44,211.58 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SHEILA A Employer name Broome County Amount $44,211.53 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, LONNIE J Employer name City of Utica Amount $44,211.23 Date 01/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, THOMAS M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,211.03 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, ANDREW T Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $44,210.90 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOY, PABLO A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,210.79 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, JILLIAN M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $44,210.79 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEDLOCK, SUE A Employer name Allegany County Amount $44,210.52 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, IAN J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $44,210.49 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIELLE T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $44,210.25 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTRIDGE, KEVIN R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $44,210.17 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLTS, PETER F Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $44,209.90 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTZ, MICHAEL C Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $44,209.88 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACANTI, LOTTIE I Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,209.87 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, DONNA M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $44,209.68 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, KIMBERLY T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,208.75 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MARK S Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $44,208.24 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MILAGROS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $44,208.06 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERA, SONIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,207.59 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSI, LISA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $44,207.26 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERY, LISA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,207.26 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, ROSHEN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,207.19 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, ISABEL Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $44,207.02 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKICH, ANNETTE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $44,206.72 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGIOVANNI, LUCIO D Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $44,206.24 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, KEVIN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,206.14 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIELLO, KAREN H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,205.94 Date 02/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BELL, DENNIS W Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $44,205.92 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, VINCENT K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $44,205.77 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANCY, TAMMY D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $44,205.50 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, HARRY J, III Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $44,205.17 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ANTHONY Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $44,205.16 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNRIKE, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $44,205.06 Date 08/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, SHIRLEY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $44,205.05 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, LUIS A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $44,204.89 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, MARY E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $44,204.87 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARYANNE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $44,204.82 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFFEE, DA QUAN M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,204.82 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, KATIE L Employer name Madison County Amount $44,204.77 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, DONNA M Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $44,204.57 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, JASMINE K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $44,204.42 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, EARL D Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $44,204.18 Date 05/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, LYNN M Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $44,204.00 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACE, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $44,204.00 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNST, GREGORY A Employer name Cortland County Amount $44,203.93 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, JESSICA R Employer name Orange County Amount $44,203.91 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMUNTO, FRANK A, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,203.81 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RENEE F Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $44,203.74 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LINDA F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $44,203.60 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAGEN, GEORGE Employer name City of Troy Amount $44,203.25 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, BLANCA R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $44,203.24 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAWORSKI, MELANIE JOYCE Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $44,203.22 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRARY, ANDY J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $44,203.04 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, GEORGE F Employer name Greene County Amount $44,203.01 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, LORIE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $44,202.90 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, LYNN A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,202.32 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWSEY, IRENE M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,202.32 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, JENNIFER D Employer name Albany County Amount $44,202.22 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, STEVEN C Employer name Albany County Amount $44,202.17 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILAIRE, LISA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $44,201.80 Date 06/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, ROSALEEN T Employer name Cornwall Public Library Amount $44,201.52 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORUSSO, JOSEPH A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $44,201.51 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTONG, GAIL Employer name Department of Law Amount $44,201.46 Date 10/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARCOFSKY, HOWARD Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $44,201.46 Date 10/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHRISTINA E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, RACHEL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $44,201.46 Date 12/09/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, IRENE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $44,201.46 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, MARCIA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETOK, SHEILA Employer name Education Department Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL WHITLEY, CHERYL Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,201.46 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, ADRIENNE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,201.46 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, LORETTA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,201.46 Date 12/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENDER, MARGARET Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $44,201.46 Date 09/01/1959 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, FLORENCE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCOURT, LAURA E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, SONIA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, ANA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, BEVERLY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONYEUKWU, JACALYN R TERRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILOCETE, ROSE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RHONDA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, CAROL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 10/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENKOFF, JO NAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 01/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, GLORIA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CECILIA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $44,201.46 Date 02/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System