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 PRYOR, ROBIN G Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $42,845.97 Date 05/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIOLI, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,845.97 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, AMANDA J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,845.95 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, ROBIN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,845.80 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, KENNETH R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,845.58 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELESKI, ANGELA M, MS Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,845.58 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, LYNDEN T Employer name Town of Fort Covington Amount $42,845.57 Date 07/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JILL E Employer name Broome County Amount $42,845.44 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGRUE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Broome County Amount $42,845.44 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMASULA, THOMAS M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,845.40 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RING, DEBRA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,845.32 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMORE, BASIL A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $42,844.87 Date 06/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALME, BERTHOLAND Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,844.74 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, DONALD J Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,844.73 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, COLETTE A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $42,844.63 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNOR, KENROY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,844.41 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTI, LAWRENCE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,844.30 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JEAN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,844.11 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, ANNA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $42,844.04 Date 12/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMAH, LESLIE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,843.94 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZNIAKAS, CRYSTAL J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $42,843.89 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MOLLY Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $42,843.63 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURLIACCI, CAROL L Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $42,843.48 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDENREICH, GREGG E Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,843.47 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, SARAH B Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,843.26 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, DEBORA Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $42,843.06 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNECHTEL, WAYNE H Employer name Village of Chateaugay Amount $42,842.86 Date 01/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADDEN, MARIE N Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,842.46 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTON, EILEEN P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,842.08 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREACY, MARY JANE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $42,842.08 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGLIARINO, LISA M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $42,842.06 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DAVID A Employer name Village of Walden Amount $42,841.90 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUT, MARLENE L Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $42,841.83 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKS, TYRONE P, JR Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $42,841.82 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTINE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,841.82 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMOWITZ, NEIL A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $42,841.63 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, MICHAEL E Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $42,841.63 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRACK, DARLENE S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,841.29 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, NANCY D Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $42,841.14 Date 01/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGERWALD, BARBARA L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $42,841.12 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMER, BRET M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,840.92 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, WILLIAM F Employer name Town of Manchester Amount $42,840.54 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ABEL Employer name Huntington Housing Authority Amount $42,840.15 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HARRY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,840.05 Date 08/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, PAMELA E Employer name Erie County Amount $42,839.94 Date 04/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, RODRIGO Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $42,839.78 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTER, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Groton Amount $42,839.78 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAMEKA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,839.74 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRIAN H Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $42,839.26 Date 09/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, JESSE D Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $42,839.17 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTOS, C LEONOR Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,839.14 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, EDWINA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,838.95 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, SUSAN L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,838.92 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, STEVEN H Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $42,838.81 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHAEL B Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $42,838.32 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COALTS, RONALD A Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,838.17 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CHRISTINA M Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $42,837.96 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CORY R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $42,837.30 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, LISA Employer name Erie County Amount $42,836.98 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ROBERT A Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $42,836.88 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, JEREMY J Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,836.48 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, DAKOTA R Employer name Orange County Amount $42,836.47 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JAN LAMAR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $42,836.00 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ANDREA R Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $42,836.00 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENZEL, EILEEN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,835.49 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLES, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $42,835.08 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, PETER M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,835.06 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUSEJOUN, KETTLY Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,834.68 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMATO, ANTHONY Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $42,834.54 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORTE, CHERYL, MRS Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $42,834.51 Date 07/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, PAUL P, JR Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $42,834.43 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSEVELT, ERIC M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $42,834.33 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENTTORY N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,834.16 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANGELO F Employer name Somers CSD Amount $42,833.80 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, LINDSEY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,833.71 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEMAN, ROBERT R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $42,833.03 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PATRICK J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,833.03 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEGROVE, WENDY Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,832.92 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLISANI, KAREN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,832.91 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, DAWN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,832.89 Date 05/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE WALLE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $42,832.89 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTER, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,832.75 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, DEBRA J Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $42,832.70 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPARO, VIANNY C Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $42,832.35 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCZYNSKI, BRANDON E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $42,831.85 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, RICKY E Employer name Town of Sidney Amount $42,831.61 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOE, THOMAS K Employer name Town of Barton Amount $42,831.39 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASLEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $42,831.03 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEC, RICHARD G Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $42,831.03 Date 12/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, GARTH A Employer name Town of Lyme Amount $42,830.99 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMINGHAM, SIMONA Employer name Chemung County Amount $42,830.59 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSE L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $42,830.54 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MARY P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,830.38 Date 12/17/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,830.36 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ DE JESUS, CARLOS A Employer name Erie County Amount $42,830.36 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,830.13 Date 06/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, LISA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,829.66 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLETT, KENDALL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,829.54 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, STEVEN A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $42,829.42 Date 03/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $42,829.02 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System