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 WEINER, ROSS S Employer name Westchester County Amount $43,139.20 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, RACHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $43,139.15 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMBAL, PATRICIA I Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $43,139.15 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANOUTE, DIEULIRA P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,138.89 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JASON R Employer name Albany Port District Commiss Amount $43,138.55 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANT, JAMES N Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,138.48 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASTRZEBSKI, NICOLE M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $43,138.47 Date 07/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRORY, T J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $43,138.45 Date 01/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, GABRIEL B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $43,137.97 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, JEANINE M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $43,137.95 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAVERDE, LEONEL S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,137.95 Date 01/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABOSHANAB, SUSAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $43,137.90 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFALCE, JEAN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $43,137.87 Date 08/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, MARGARET Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $43,137.76 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, CAITLIN A Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $43,137.62 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEANO, KARLA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $43,137.28 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOSP, ROBIN L Employer name Orange County Amount $43,137.19 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MACKENZIE A D Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,136.85 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, MICHELLE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,136.85 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADDOO, DORIS Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $43,136.84 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KAREN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,136.59 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, TONYA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,136.52 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELTS, MELISSA E Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $43,136.50 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIOS, CARLOS Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $43,136.46 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEE, ALEC J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,136.38 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JAMES C Employer name Broome County Amount $43,136.36 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN CAESEELE, ERIC R Employer name Ontario County Amount $43,136.20 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, STEVEN M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $43,136.07 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDL, ERIK M Employer name Sound Beach Fire District Amount $43,135.86 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, SANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,135.19 Date 08/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOY, ELAINE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,135.08 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, ADA Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $43,134.55 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAHN, MARY J Employer name Village of Ellicottville Amount $43,134.28 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLETON, DONNA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,133.86 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, ERIN A Employer name Education Department Amount $43,133.78 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIS, THERESA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,133.74 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIERNIK, DONNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,133.65 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DONNA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,133.59 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MADELLEN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $43,133.19 Date 05/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, MIRANDA M Employer name Erie County Amount $43,132.98 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTULLI, MEGAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,132.84 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANG, PAUL A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $43,132.83 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, MARYELLEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $43,132.70 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADIGWU, VINCENT E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,132.63 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, ANJUM B Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,132.57 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINK, JULIE P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $43,132.53 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLY, KARLEE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $43,132.25 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RANDY L Employer name Village of Cuba Amount $43,132.02 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, SHAMEKA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,131.81 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JESSICA M Employer name Orange County Amount $43,131.81 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, GIAN S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $43,131.68 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, BARRY A Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $43,131.57 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JULEAN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,131.38 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHRLE, LANCE R Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $43,131.36 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, SUZANNE A Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $43,131.23 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIAN, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $43,131.16 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, SIDNEY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $43,130.97 Date 06/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN-WILMOT, A CAROLYN Employer name Montgomery County Amount $43,130.89 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SROCZYNSKI, KEVIN J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $43,130.84 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, HEATHER J Employer name Mid York Library System Amount $43,130.50 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JESSICA L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $43,130.16 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDUN, KAREN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,129.53 Date 09/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, SUSAN J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $43,129.46 Date 09/27/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVIN, KATHLEEN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,129.32 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, HEATHER R Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $43,129.18 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, LINDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,129.18 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, SUSAN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $43,129.18 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, BRENDA S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $43,129.18 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, BRENDA L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $43,129.18 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAIN, THERESA M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $43,129.18 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUYER, ELIZABETH A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,129.18 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDNER, DEBORAH A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $43,129.18 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, LAURA E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $43,129.18 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRANTE, ELVIRA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,129.18 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSEY, BERNADETTE F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,129.18 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIGHT, SHARON A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,129.16 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,129.14 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUHLSDORF, MARY A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $43,129.14 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, BETSY Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $43,129.14 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CLARICE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,129.14 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, KIMBERLY A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $43,129.12 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $43,129.02 Date 07/31/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, CAROLINE G Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $43,129.00 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, SHERRY F Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $43,128.96 Date 09/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, REGINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $43,128.92 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBARRON, BECKY Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $43,128.92 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANA, CYNTHIA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $43,128.92 Date 08/29/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SORSA, CARMEN C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $43,128.92 Date 06/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,128.82 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWDEN, TIFFANY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $43,128.80 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPP, MARITA E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,128.80 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMAN, LAWRENCE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,128.73 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODNIESINSKI, ALANE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $43,128.68 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL-MC KINNEY, SHARABIA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,128.62 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, KIRSTEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $43,128.50 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLA, LORRIANE Employer name Orange County Amount $43,128.50 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEA, APRIL M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,128.48 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAMICI, MARLIES Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,128.48 Date 01/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFF, BARBARA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,128.48 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USINSKI, HELEN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $43,128.48 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System