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 HANGER, CINDY D Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $42,513.49 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, MICHELLE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,513.39 Date 10/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYER, JAMES H, JR Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $42,513.34 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMELI, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,513.13 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, PRUDENCE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $42,512.63 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, CHAD D Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,512.54 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $42,512.52 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, MARY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,512.41 Date 08/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, BARTON O Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,512.41 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHARONDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,512.31 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE-BARR, CHRISTINE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,512.00 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARON, MARK G Employer name Town of Charlotte Amount $42,512.00 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, TRACI L Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,511.97 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIST, DONNA M Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $42,511.95 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, KIM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,511.94 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, CHRISTINE J Employer name Madison County Amount $42,511.87 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLES, SHELIA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,511.75 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, CRYSTAL K Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,511.75 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORINGTON, DAVID C Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $42,511.48 Date 01/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN-RUSSELL, ELIZANNE B Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $42,511.40 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, SARAH E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $42,511.21 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, SEAN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,510.89 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTIELLO, DIANNE K Employer name Washington County Amount $42,510.87 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONSAMMY, KEVIN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,510.78 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRA, CYNTHIA D Employer name S Adirondack Library System Amount $42,510.74 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLIS, KEVIN T Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $42,510.72 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DAMITA J Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $42,510.72 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILOSA, KEITH M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $42,510.50 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEGEL, JOHN H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,510.32 Date 11/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN-ADNER, SHARON L Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,510.30 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHRENS, RUSSELL W Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,510.19 Date 01/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, NICHOLE E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,509.99 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, THOMAS T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $42,509.75 Date 03/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ERIN A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $42,509.58 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, MARISOL Employer name Albany County Amount $42,509.45 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GARY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,509.19 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINNANTE, THOMAS, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,509.16 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABLINSKI, JEAN M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $42,509.15 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, KERRY M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $42,508.85 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANIK, SHARON M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,508.82 Date 11/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, YVETTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,508.74 Date 06/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAIL, SEAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,508.58 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGENSTOCK, ROBERT P Employer name Jefferson County Amount $42,508.53 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKAS, STEVEN J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,508.43 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, GORDON J Employer name Town of Ohio Amount $42,508.21 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPKOWSKI, AMANDA K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,508.00 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORFIDO, ERIC W Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $42,507.93 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, HIRAM, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,507.63 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADONE, COURTNEY A Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,507.60 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTE, EDGAR R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,507.59 Date 11/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMAR, MARIUSZ J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,507.50 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BERNICE E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $42,507.25 Date 05/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, RICKY J Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,506.92 Date 03/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, BRIAN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,506.92 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $42,506.89 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, DAVID C Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $42,506.66 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD-LARSON, RENEE L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,506.49 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEATS, JACQUELYN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $42,506.44 Date 03/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVALIER, KAREN L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,506.29 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUNT, ALTHEA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $42,506.07 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKAFELLOW, SUSAN I Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $42,506.01 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, DEANDRA Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $42,505.79 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, FARNEITTA A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,505.66 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCLIFF, DAVID W Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $42,505.36 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESGUERRA, ELIZABETH R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,505.15 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPELLE, VERA P Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $42,505.14 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALISE, MICHAEL R Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,505.04 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN, ROSALIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,504.80 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, MICHELINE M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $42,504.77 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ROBERT M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $42,504.64 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMANDO, MOLLIE E Employer name Washington County Amount $42,504.33 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RICHARD C Employer name Erie County Amount $42,504.28 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWICK, LAWRENCE R Employer name Town of Coeymans Amount $42,503.66 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, TARA C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,503.60 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYRBALA, BEVERLY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,503.40 Date 11/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGACE, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $42,503.34 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAING, SUSAN R Employer name Crandall Library Amount $42,503.32 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,503.24 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, RYAN C Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $42,503.06 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBBIA, LAURA N Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $42,503.00 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, KIMBERLY R Employer name City of Hornell Amount $42,502.86 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JACQUELINE B Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,502.64 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCOIN, BRENDAN D Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $42,502.16 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, KELLI Employer name Schenectady County Amount $42,501.76 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLEY, GINA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,501.75 Date 10/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, JIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,501.32 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIE, IAN T Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,501.19 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSLUZALY, DALE E Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $42,501.16 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CHARLENE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,501.11 Date 03/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KARYN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $42,500.50 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDAL, JAVIER A Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $42,500.49 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIDUCH, DANIEL P K Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $42,500.20 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PAUL A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,500.14 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRIS, CHARLES A Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $42,500.12 Date 06/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METSKAS, ATHANASIOS Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,500.11 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DING, YI Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,500.04 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSADA, VINCENT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,500.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KRISTINE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,500.00 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUKOW, DANA L Employer name Town of Washington Amount $42,500.00 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RICKIE D, JR Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $42,499.86 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System