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 YANCHUS, KATE V Employer name Ulster County Amount $43,070.48 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, FRANCISCO A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $43,070.46 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANIELLE I Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $43,070.32 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILONE, SALVATORE P Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,070.11 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDO, JASON Employer name Genesee County Amount $43,069.93 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALAN REGINALD Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $43,069.66 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, NANCY P Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $43,069.48 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $43,069.31 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RACHEL D Employer name Erie County Amount $43,068.87 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, WAYNE E, JR Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $43,068.83 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, RAYMOND R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,068.81 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISHAN, DEREK L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $43,068.74 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, JENNIFER R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,068.33 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYNE, DAVID A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $43,068.32 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLKA, KATHY A Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $43,068.27 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, CHERIE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $43,067.97 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNISON, AUDREY S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,067.93 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WANDA L Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $43,067.90 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHL, MADELINE B Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $43,067.90 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPS, CASSANDRA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $43,067.75 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADWALLADER, EMILY J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,067.71 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRY, KATHERINE L Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $43,067.47 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUTZ, SHAROLYN KAY Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $43,067.12 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBROCK, BRUCE K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $43,066.65 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MAGDALENA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $43,066.24 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LOVELL T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $43,066.06 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $43,065.93 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULTANA, TASLIMA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $43,065.93 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEMEL, BRIDGETTE L Employer name Essex County Amount $43,065.91 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, JESSICA C Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $43,065.78 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JESSICA D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,065.59 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, KATHLEEN M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $43,065.51 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCH NEWMAN, MICHAELLE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,065.27 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $43,065.00 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON, TASHA J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $43,064.91 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONINE, SUSAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $43,064.84 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLTON, SHEREEL N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $43,064.84 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEN, NAN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $43,064.84 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUAREZ, BRENDA G Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,063.98 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMBALLA, LAUREN F Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $43,063.92 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WREDE, PATRICIA G Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $43,063.92 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJAK, SYLVANA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $43,063.62 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEY, THERESA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,063.20 Date 08/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUP, KRISTEN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $43,063.19 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSCHT, KATHLEEN P Employer name Monroe County Amount $43,062.63 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, CARMELA Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $43,062.57 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, CLORINDA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $43,062.56 Date 02/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGEUX, JOANNE L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $43,062.56 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, PEGGY K Employer name Oswego County Amount $43,062.30 Date 03/14/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JO MARIE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $43,062.11 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, DIANE M Employer name Town of Hague Amount $43,062.06 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIN, JOHN J, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $43,062.03 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, PEGGY J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $43,061.84 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHAZDAMI, NOUREDINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $43,061.68 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ-WRIGHT, GRACE L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $43,061.65 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDY, MICHELLE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $43,061.61 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $43,061.54 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KIMBERLY J Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $43,061.50 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNOX, CRAIG A Employer name Washington County Amount $43,061.41 Date 01/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JOHN J Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $43,061.38 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFRON, BRANDI J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $43,061.37 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNETT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $43,061.17 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MEREDITH A Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $43,060.98 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIAK, CHARLENE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,060.63 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, HEATHER A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $43,060.61 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSHOW, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $43,060.09 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDO, DONNA A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $43,059.62 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JEFF J Employer name Fulton County Amount $43,059.57 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALICIA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $43,059.57 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMEN, DEAN P Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $43,059.55 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, JEFFREY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $43,059.49 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISLE, DEBBI E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $43,059.44 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, ROSALIE A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $43,059.43 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFNEY, CHRIS J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,059.41 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREDIE, PAUL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $43,059.28 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, ERIK F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $43,059.18 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, DAVID J Employer name East Hampton UFSD Amount $43,059.03 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPMAN, VANESSA M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $43,058.46 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $43,058.43 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, JUSTINE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $43,058.39 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $43,058.24 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERSON, GERALD L Employer name City of Troy Amount $43,057.84 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSO, KRISTA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $43,057.63 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL CONTE, ALBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $43,057.08 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYD, DANA E Employer name Erie County Amount $43,056.91 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, ANNALISA Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $43,056.83 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DARCY L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $43,056.38 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, GARY W, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $43,056.22 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, MARY ALICE Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $43,055.42 Date 11/03/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, DONNA L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $43,055.10 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KELLY L Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $43,054.74 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, ERNEST C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $43,054.49 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, CHERYL M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $43,054.43 Date 10/06/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, GEORGETTE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $43,054.37 Date 01/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMISTER, AUDREY A Employer name Schuyler County Amount $43,054.26 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, HUGETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $43,054.26 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, CARLA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $43,054.00 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, MARION J Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $43,053.86 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARD, NICOLE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $43,053.51 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $43,053.49 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System