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 DOUGLAS, JO-ANN M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,773.78 Date 12/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, KIM A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $42,773.30 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,773.24 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOLINO, JAMES F, JR Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $42,773.08 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTRYK, ANDREW T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,773.00 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LINDA S Employer name Crandall Library Amount $42,772.98 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAIBER, MARY K Employer name Warren County Amount $42,772.81 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSITO, NICOLE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $42,772.68 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELLSTONE, JASON G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,771.86 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, TIMOTHY M, II Employer name Town of Camden Amount $42,771.84 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, KELLI A Employer name Putnam County Amount $42,771.74 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEDLER, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,771.68 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBIASE, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $42,771.67 Date 10/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, SYDNEY D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $42,770.66 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $42,770.38 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYLO, KRISTIN J Employer name Broome County Amount $42,770.35 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZY, JOHN J Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $42,770.28 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, BEVERLY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $42,770.15 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RITA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,770.04 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, EMILY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,769.94 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, MARK N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,769.92 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KIM E Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $42,769.60 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, JEFFERY C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,769.53 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, KAREN L Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $42,769.46 Date 04/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, DENNIS M Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,769.28 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CINDY L Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $42,768.95 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, DENISE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,768.67 Date 03/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, VERNON L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,768.51 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURY, ERNEST P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,768.51 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, VINCENT S Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $42,768.42 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSNEY, DOLORES A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,768.38 Date 06/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JULIA H Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,768.32 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASANEN, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,768.04 Date 12/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOVERT, MARTY Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,767.83 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $42,767.75 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRETE, JOSE I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,767.62 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DOMINIQUE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,767.55 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHYNO, ROCHELLE L Employer name Binghamton Childrens Services Amount $42,767.49 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, BENJAMIN L Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $42,767.32 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA ROSA, CARLOS M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $42,766.97 Date 06/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASSON, BRIANNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,766.96 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUE, ASHANTE J Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,766.93 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,766.92 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, CATHERINE N Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $42,766.85 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, ALLEN G, JR Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $42,766.73 Date 12/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIA G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,766.70 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, AUBREY H, III Employer name Town of Wells Amount $42,766.63 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LORENZO, SHIRLEY M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $42,766.41 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODKINSON, MARSHA W Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $42,766.09 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, GENE A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $42,765.89 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Denning Amount $42,765.76 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPE, AMANDA C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,765.72 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, CHAD K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $42,765.11 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPORTE, MONICA M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $42,765.00 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKIL, WESLEY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,764.62 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLANDER, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,764.54 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, RAMONA L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,764.18 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, LOUIS C JR Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $42,764.12 Date 06/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, REX A Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $42,764.11 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, RICHARD S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,763.89 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWICZ, RACHEL B Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $42,763.85 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER-WARREN, JOANN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $42,763.65 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, DAVIDE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,763.49 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, ANGELICA P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,763.41 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, JORDAN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,763.25 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, SABRINA J Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $42,763.16 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASE, ROBBIN Employer name Columbia County Amount $42,763.07 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACE, SHAMIKA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,762.94 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URCUIOLIO, DEBORAH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,762.71 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURILOVITCH, TERESA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $42,762.51 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SAMUEL E Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,762.48 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAUD, LINDA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,762.17 Date 03/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREW M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,761.99 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JEFFREY G Employer name Town of Fremont Amount $42,761.90 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYANN, AGNES A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $42,761.84 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLHART, MICHAEL A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $42,761.77 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, DONNA A Employer name Town of Schuyler Falls Amount $42,761.72 Date 12/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, MARK J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,761.29 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSTRUP, JUSTIN F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,760.97 Date 02/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, JEAN Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,760.85 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRANCE J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $42,760.78 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, SHERYL C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,760.78 Date 02/26/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUAREZ, ILDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,760.57 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPLES, JANE E Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $42,760.28 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, EPHRAIM, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,760.06 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, LOUIS S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,760.05 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DEBRA A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $42,760.04 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, MAXIMILLIAN F Employer name Erie County Amount $42,759.53 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHAEL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,759.47 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYS, CRYSTAL M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,759.26 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMIERSKI, JOE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,758.96 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, SUSAN D Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $42,758.94 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY-SINGLETARY, SHARLENE L Employer name Erie County Amount $42,758.93 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MARGARET R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,758.76 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLO, JOHN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,758.56 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEL, ELIZABETH K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,758.54 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, BENEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,758.49 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBURN, AVA M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $42,758.41 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, KRISTEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,758.32 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, WILLIAM H Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,758.21 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System