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 BARKER, NICOLE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $43,495.32 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHTOK, EMILY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,495.31 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, BRANDON K Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $43,495.21 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, CURTIS W Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,495.13 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUMAN, ROBERT A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $43,494.99 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWALL, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,494.90 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, CHAD A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,494.88 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, KAREN D Employer name Franklin County Amount $43,494.88 Date 07/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, CATHY M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $43,494.74 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, LINDA Employer name Erie County Amount $43,494.74 Date 11/24/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STANLEY J Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $43,494.71 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIALAK, KENNETH L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,494.70 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRAH, KATHERINE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,494.43 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINGER, LISA A Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $43,494.00 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELFLEY, ANNA M Employer name Village of Schuylerville Amount $43,493.80 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZIO, ANNETTE D Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $43,493.72 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, MARCUS L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $43,493.62 Date 04/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GERALD M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,493.17 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, DONNA K Employer name Seneca County Amount $43,493.01 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, LINDA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,492.97 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, LYNDA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,492.89 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABADIA, LUIS J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $43,492.82 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, DENNIS L Employer name Town of Gainesville Amount $43,492.73 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORFLEET, KARMA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $43,492.70 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODARD, JEAN E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $43,492.42 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, DAWN M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $43,492.29 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, ANTHONY L, III Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,491.88 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HARRY V, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,491.73 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGG, LAWRENCE L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $43,491.03 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELINSKI, BARBARA H Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $43,490.88 Date 09/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DANIEL F Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $43,490.88 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDEN, JENNIFER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,490.85 Date 12/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $43,490.76 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, LUIS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,490.73 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, JESSICA Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $43,490.46 Date 04/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIT, MARY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,490.44 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, RAYMOND C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,490.44 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS, PAOLA Y Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $43,490.35 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, SUSAN B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $43,490.20 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, MADELYN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $43,489.68 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALFE, SHAUN M Employer name Town of Ossian Amount $43,489.58 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAS, ANDREA T Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $43,489.43 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, HOLLY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $43,489.13 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, ROBERT R Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $43,488.95 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, HAROLD L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $43,488.93 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTIE, CHARLES F Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,488.89 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMONS, BOBBY Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $43,488.44 Date 09/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKSEN, TERI L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,488.29 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BARBARA A Employer name Broome County Amount $43,488.13 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCAVALE, VINCENT W Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $43,488.07 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVINO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $43,487.95 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZONE, KIERSTEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,487.90 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ERIN K Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $43,487.76 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACHETTA, FRANK J Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,487.37 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, LUZ A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $43,487.32 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEW, LISA E Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $43,487.13 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,487.09 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, HERBERT N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $43,486.98 Date 01/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULKERSKI, WENDY S Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $43,486.97 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LARRY R, JR Employer name Town of Salisbury Amount $43,486.88 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBY, TODD E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $43,486.80 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINCH, ANNA S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,486.67 Date 09/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAW, SHELLEY J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,486.53 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $43,486.33 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMANN, MARTIN J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,486.15 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TROZELL Z Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $43,485.52 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, BRUCE E, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,485.51 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAHLER, CASSANDRA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,484.87 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, MICHAEL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,484.55 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MICHELLE J Employer name Orange County Amount $43,484.21 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, CAMILLE D Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $43,484.18 Date 06/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, PETER J Employer name Erie County Amount $43,484.07 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERIO, BERNARDA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,483.97 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, ALFRED L, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,483.64 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VICTORIA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,483.62 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRECCO, PATRICIA A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $43,483.38 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARIELLO, JOHN S Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $43,483.33 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KENNETH T Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $43,483.25 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYETTE, GARY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,483.05 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUCCIO, MATTHEW M Employer name Nyack Library Amount $43,482.95 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWAY, CHERYL D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,482.78 Date 02/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $43,482.66 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SCOTT Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $43,482.46 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, ALLISON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,482.31 Date 10/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,482.20 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAMONTE, BRIANA N Employer name Otsego County Amount $43,481.88 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONURA, DIANA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,481.83 Date 11/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, JENNIFER M Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,481.83 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPPLE, BARBARA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,481.83 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, NELSON Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $43,481.55 Date 03/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOMAN, CURTIS G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,481.54 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KAREN M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,481.47 Date 11/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEFEL, LINDA D Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $43,481.44 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDA M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $43,481.43 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, STEPHEN J Employer name Broome County Amount $43,481.35 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MERCY AYO Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $43,481.25 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, BARBARA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $43,481.12 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, LEROY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,481.01 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINERITER, JEFFREY R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $43,480.94 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSIER, DIANE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,480.64 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System