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 HUGHES, KENNETH B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,567.77 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, JOHN V, JR Employer name Town of Greenport Amount $42,567.45 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTSMAN, J DAVID Employer name Village of Canajoharie Amount $42,567.26 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, WILLIAM G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,567.15 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSWAY, DANIEL M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $42,566.89 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONER, KIM A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $42,566.60 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATONA, PATRICIA A Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $42,566.60 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAVANISKI, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $42,566.59 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, THERESA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,566.20 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, BEVERLY G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,566.20 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRE, JANET V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,566.20 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, WILLIE Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $42,566.16 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, PATRICK M Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,565.95 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, JAMES E Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $42,565.89 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABEL, JOHN D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,565.74 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMWELL, APRIL L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $42,565.40 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,565.37 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JESSIE F Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,565.29 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIKA, SEAN S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $42,565.27 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYTE, WENDY A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,565.24 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $42,565.14 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLETT, JILL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,564.88 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, THOMAS R, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,564.84 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULL, TINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,564.83 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFLER, BETH A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,564.56 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENCK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $42,564.51 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JENNIFER S Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $42,564.32 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADIA, JACQUELINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,564.14 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NATASHA J Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,564.14 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAN, JEFFREY M Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,564.14 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, AIMEE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,564.14 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACICCA, KRISTIN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,564.14 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, KENNETH Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,563.69 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNE, PAULA E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $42,563.57 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, STEVEN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $42,563.36 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, THELMA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $42,563.36 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAREK, PATRICK A Employer name Southern Tier Library System Amount $42,563.35 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEFFT, TIMOTHY W Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $42,563.22 Date 06/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, GEORGE F Employer name Town of Russia Amount $42,563.13 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MARVIN M, JR Employer name Town of Paris Amount $42,562.89 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, LASHEIKA S Employer name Buffalo Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $42,562.64 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAN, JOHN P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,562.00 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, CAROL A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,561.83 Date 12/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, TRACY E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $42,561.80 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TRUDE R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,561.66 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLES, RICHARD D, JR Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,561.40 Date 02/14/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEOME, SHERRI L Employer name Court of Claims Amount $42,561.12 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, LISA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $42,560.96 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PRENTICE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $42,560.81 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHER, CHRISTINE K Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $42,560.77 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEY, RONALD J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $42,560.34 Date 07/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, VICTORIA M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $42,559.98 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELL, JAMIE E Employer name Madison County Amount $42,559.74 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHILL, MICHELE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $42,559.74 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, JULIE A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,559.56 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, RANDALL J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $42,559.47 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERONICA E Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,559.45 Date 03/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, KATHLEEN P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,559.33 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, SCOTT C Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $42,559.19 Date 05/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, LARRY D Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $42,558.85 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, CAITLIN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $42,558.69 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, KEVIN W Employer name Warren County Amount $42,558.53 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $42,558.49 Date 04/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,558.35 Date 09/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMARD, ANN M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,558.22 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMAZENSKI, LAUREL A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $42,558.14 Date 05/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, MARIA E Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $42,557.97 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SCARLETT Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $42,557.84 Date 07/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DOREEN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $42,557.72 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, CHERYL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,557.59 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, EVELYN R Employer name Orange County Amount $42,557.49 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, RICKEY J Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,557.40 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEIS, CHRIS P Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,557.37 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, SAMONE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,557.25 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERESKY, JENNIFER C Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $42,556.88 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSS, MARIOLA B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,556.81 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALIE, BRUCE P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,556.78 Date 11/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, NATHAN R Employer name Broome County Amount $42,556.57 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNAM, KAREN S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,556.54 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BARBARA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $42,556.25 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, SCOTT D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $42,556.16 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ROBERT M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,556.15 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLERODE, NANCY V Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,556.14 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCONE, MICHELE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,556.05 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, WANDA I Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,556.02 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, MICHAEL T Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $42,555.83 Date 05/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGUEZ-JACKSON, ELSIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,555.76 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, JOHN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $42,555.55 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIEL, SARAH I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,555.45 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRIE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,555.42 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER-SIMMONS, ANNE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,555.29 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABOCCHI, MARY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,554.96 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MELIA, KAREN M Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,554.94 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, VICKIE L Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,554.94 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORILLO, LYNN A Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $42,554.92 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEO, MARIVEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $42,554.74 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MARK K Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $42,554.42 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, ART R Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $42,554.22 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCITO, NANCY L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $42,554.22 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, COLLEEN Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $42,554.22 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System