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 BUTLER, RONALD E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $42,614.58 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, ROSEMARIE Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $42,614.11 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MARIA DL Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $42,613.87 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSTER, EDWARD R, IV Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,613.78 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSER, MICHELLE L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $42,613.59 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, EMILY E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $42,613.52 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CATHERINE Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $42,613.45 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHON, MICHELE F Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,613.40 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NULL, KRISTEN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $42,613.38 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,613.32 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAYTON J Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $42,613.29 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUST, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $42,613.01 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, WENDELL CRAIG Employer name Town of Randolph Amount $42,612.62 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHM, KIMBERLY C Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,612.57 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BARBARA M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $42,612.50 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLHOUSE, VICKI L Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $42,612.45 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TRACY A Employer name Seneca County Amount $42,612.39 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, MARSHE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,612.05 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DIANE J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $42,611.96 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEKAR, JEANNETTE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $42,611.94 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, RICHARD H, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $42,611.73 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, DIANE C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,611.52 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST CLAIR, JULIE T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,611.52 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER-YOUNGS, DIANE M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $42,611.10 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, MARIA E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,611.04 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSICARO, MAUREEN Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $42,610.54 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KEITH D Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $42,610.47 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTS, DANIEL M, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,610.24 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, JANET M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $42,610.19 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, GALE F Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,610.05 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTELL, MARI M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,609.64 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, PAUL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,609.48 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORELL, CATHERINE H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,609.26 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, IEISHA Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,609.09 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, PHILLIP R Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $42,608.96 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, JASON T Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,608.79 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SUSAN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,608.74 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOTLIEFF, DANICA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,608.70 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, DAVID J, II Employer name Town of Ellisburg Amount $42,608.68 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHL, EDWIN C, II Employer name Town of Windham Amount $42,608.67 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, KIM A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $42,607.72 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVO, WENDY L Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $42,607.52 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, MARY B Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $42,607.52 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLARD, AUDREY A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $42,607.52 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, LYNN M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,607.52 Date 05/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOHEY, DAVID A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,607.52 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APLIN, TROY G Employer name Town of Windham Amount $42,607.48 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, SHAWN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,607.47 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, EVERETT G, III Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $42,607.09 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, ROBERT P Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $42,606.98 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURITO, JANICE Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $42,606.36 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, DANIEL F Employer name Homer CSD Amount $42,606.29 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBORAH A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $42,605.99 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINGRANELLI, JEREMY Employer name Herkimer County Amount $42,605.54 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVILAND, NICOLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,605.47 Date 08/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE-STEWART, CHARMAINE A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,605.03 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRIZI, MARIANNE E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $42,604.76 Date 04/26/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGAN, MARILYN A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $42,604.65 Date 08/10/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUCCI, PASQUALE J Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $42,604.50 Date 07/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, ELAINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,604.35 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, MELISSA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,604.33 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERA, PABLO Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,604.02 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DUKE J Employer name Town of Italy Amount $42,603.77 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKEL, JOHANNA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,603.61 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ARGENTINA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,603.54 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ALBERT J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $42,603.52 Date 09/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARHART, LAURIE JAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,603.32 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOTT, JAMES W Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,603.17 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCO, BONNIE S Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $42,603.14 Date 04/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RAIMO, ELIZABETH M Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,603.00 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, ROBERT D Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $42,602.94 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTI, PAUL M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $42,602.61 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYMER, RICHARD L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $42,602.59 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,602.33 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNIN, CLARA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $42,602.33 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LARRY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $42,602.03 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANIELLO, GIANFRANCO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,602.01 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,601.41 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHINKOWSKI, JAMES Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $42,601.40 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLER, DONALD E Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $42,601.36 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCK, RANDY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,601.18 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, SHELLY Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,601.05 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARNETSKY, STEPHANIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,600.94 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARVIN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,600.55 Date 06/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIERE, JAN A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $42,600.41 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDNEY, LYNN M Employer name Town of Camden Amount $42,600.40 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTOR, LON W Employer name Town of Amboy Amount $42,600.39 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVADENEIRA, ANNA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $42,599.94 Date 02/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, NATALIE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,599.86 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSON, LAURIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,599.72 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, MARK P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,599.22 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, PETER, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,599.16 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JULIE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,599.12 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, BRIAN N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $42,599.08 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, ROBIN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $42,599.04 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGOZZI, MAUREEN E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $42,598.90 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERCADO, NELSON Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,598.74 Date 02/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name Akron CSD Amount $42,598.69 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENIER, CHERI A Employer name Town of Owego Amount $42,598.50 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,598.21 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System