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 DUZANT, SUZANN M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $43,302.27 Date 07/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, JAMES R Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,302.23 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, KRISTINA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,302.12 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMIR, TONYA L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $43,301.92 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $43,301.87 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEY, JERRAD M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,301.86 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NOREEN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $43,301.77 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,301.36 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, FREDERICK A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $43,301.35 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, RYAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,301.30 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBURN, AMANDA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,301.18 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DAVID E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,300.90 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, GARY A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $43,300.82 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DENNIS M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,300.72 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, COLLIN, IV Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $43,300.70 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOTTI, ROBERT D Employer name City of Rome Amount $43,300.65 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,300.48 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTAS, MEGHAN W Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $43,300.43 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, BETHANY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,300.21 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGOLOVKO, OLENA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $43,300.15 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, NISHA Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,300.04 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINELLI, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $43,299.95 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, BRIAN P Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $43,299.71 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, MARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $43,299.28 Date 11/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMETH, STEPHEN N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,299.19 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, BRENDAN T Employer name City of Albany Amount $43,299.16 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIN, BRIANNE R Employer name Livingston County Amount $43,299.07 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, CHARLES T C Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,299.03 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELOCK, CAROLE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $43,298.79 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADE, NAOMI L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $43,298.63 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, MARGARET A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,298.57 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEMOTE, JONATHAN H Employer name Town of Arcade Amount $43,298.54 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LASHONNA D Employer name Glen Cove Housing Authority Amount $43,298.51 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, PETER M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,298.34 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTERO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $43,298.14 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, ROBERT N, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,298.09 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACUSA, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $43,298.07 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LORI H Employer name Essex County Amount $43,297.80 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KEVIN G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,297.62 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, RUTH S Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $43,297.57 Date 05/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULT, KATHY J Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $43,297.51 Date 08/04/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELEONORA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $43,297.24 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, MARY ANN Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $43,297.12 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITE, KAREN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $43,297.09 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRLEY, PATTI L Employer name Village of Massena Amount $43,296.83 Date 08/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREYER, SHARI Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $43,296.82 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMBRODT, DAVID S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,296.72 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, RUSSELL C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,296.70 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACEY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,296.63 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKDASHIL, MICHAEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $43,296.61 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DONALD R Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $43,296.44 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $43,296.01 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHSIN, MUNIR A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $43,295.88 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESETAR, CONSTANCE S Employer name Granville CSD Amount $43,295.79 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, JOAN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,295.75 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPASS, ZAKIYYAH A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,295.43 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MAUREEN T Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,295.36 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,295.36 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, PATRICIA R Employer name Erie County Amount $43,295.26 Date 09/27/1965 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADDOCK, KEITH A Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $43,294.87 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, MARIE N L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,294.53 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANTE, CHARLES T Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $43,294.49 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, DEBORAH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,294.48 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MAUREEN E Employer name Cortland County Amount $43,294.26 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADE, PAMELA Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,294.20 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSER, KAREN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,294.12 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINGS, JOAN H Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $43,294.08 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $43,294.06 Date 10/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENROE, CORA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $43,294.04 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDRA, MIRIAM Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $43,294.02 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROME, CHRISTA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,293.88 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, MARK L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,293.82 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUN, CHRIS L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $43,293.65 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONSAMMY, ALFRED Employer name New York Public Library Amount $43,293.64 Date 11/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHMAN, DONNA L Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $43,293.34 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, JOHN T Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $43,293.22 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, DANIEL J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,293.16 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONSEN, DIANE M Employer name Yates County Amount $43,293.08 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTOJA, LUIS G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $43,293.01 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, BRETT C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,292.98 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, SHARAN A Employer name Department of State Amount $43,292.85 Date 04/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROLD, CRAIG W Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $43,292.71 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, EUGENE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,292.69 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYNUP, JOANNE L Employer name Education Department Amount $43,292.41 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEINZER, DEBORAH J Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $43,292.34 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JESSICA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,292.24 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, WILLIAM E Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,292.24 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEABON, PAUL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,292.12 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEGLIA, DONALD A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $43,292.08 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $43,292.06 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASAS, NINA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $43,291.99 Date 04/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUTIS, ALEXIS M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,291.72 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINA, MATTHEW C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,291.57 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSELLA, MARY G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $43,291.51 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, NANCY P Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,291.19 Date 03/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX-GROAT, KATHY E Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,291.16 Date 08/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, JAMES J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $43,290.95 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALBO, ANTHONY Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $43,290.94 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, ARLU T Employer name Village of Otego Amount $43,290.78 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLITER, DIANE C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $43,290.22 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System