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 CARDONA, ISRAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,352.99 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPER, JENNIFER N Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $42,352.97 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYBILL, SHAWN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,352.97 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKES-CONWAY, BRANDON S Employer name Cortland County Amount $42,352.83 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DOLORES H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,352.80 Date 11/16/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $42,352.80 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, LINDA Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $42,352.64 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, TRACY S Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $42,352.60 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, CARMELA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $42,352.53 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, ALINDA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,352.50 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, KEM J, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $42,352.35 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $42,352.21 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUCA, BARBARA T Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,352.11 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMATO, TRACY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $42,351.81 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT T Employer name Town of Nassau Amount $42,351.79 Date 12/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MARY E Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $42,351.75 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, CAROL A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $42,351.70 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSEVERINO, VIRGINIA C Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $42,351.57 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JOHN A Employer name Genesee County Amount $42,351.47 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, EILEEN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $42,351.30 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUICCA, DAWN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $42,351.20 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTZ, MARTIN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,351.08 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERY, SANDY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,351.06 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSLOW, MATTHEW T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $42,350.88 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRYLAK, KIM A Employer name Broome County Amount $42,350.87 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNY, CHRISTINE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,350.23 Date 02/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAROZZO, NICOLE D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $42,350.17 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYF, CLAUDIA L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $42,350.12 Date 02/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, SIENNA R Employer name Steuben County Amount $42,350.07 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, MARC Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,350.00 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, LISA L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $42,349.48 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARINA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,349.24 Date 03/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, BARRY W Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $42,349.17 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERBERG, GLEN E Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $42,349.00 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, SAMUEL J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $42,348.55 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECIALE, JACQUELINE R Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $42,348.33 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, LAUREN A Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $42,348.26 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERULLI, SUSAN M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $42,347.95 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASON, JENNIFER J Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $42,347.70 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, MICHELE N Employer name Broome County Amount $42,347.38 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFNER, JOHN D Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $42,347.36 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRILLO, CARLOS Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $42,347.31 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, HEATHER T Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $42,347.31 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASHJIAN, RAYMOND T Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $42,347.14 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSNICK, ADAM A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,346.84 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JAMES D Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,346.78 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASTLER, DONALD O Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,346.77 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, RENATE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $42,346.42 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, DARLENE J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $42,346.39 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMER, SHAWN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,346.06 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIODO, DEBORAH L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,345.99 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, FATIMA M Employer name Long Island Power Authority Amount $42,345.77 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, JOSHUA S Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $42,345.68 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAMER, NELLIE G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,345.56 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKOW, DAVID R Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $42,345.12 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, LISA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,344.76 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, NICOLE S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,344.71 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALMONT, ENID A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $42,344.67 Date 02/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLASZ, JOSEPH D Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $42,344.58 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JODI L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,344.56 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, LACEY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,344.55 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDI, ANN MARIE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $42,344.45 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, MAEOLA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $42,344.41 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFE, KAREN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $42,344.30 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSIE, FRANK H, JR Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $42,344.25 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,344.20 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, DALE W Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $42,344.18 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DINA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,344.16 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEEDS, DOUGLAS M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,344.16 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRD, CECIL C Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $42,344.16 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, HELVIA L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $42,344.16 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAPEN, JOHNSON Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,344.16 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, LA VERNE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,344.16 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKS, DOLORES A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,344.16 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, FLOR DE MARIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,344.16 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHELLE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,344.16 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSING, SUSAN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $42,344.16 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, RALPH, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,344.16 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOINER, LOIS R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,344.16 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTHIWALA, TARULATA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,344.16 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINER, ANDREW Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,344.16 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ANTWERP, VALERIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,344.12 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, NANCY E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $42,344.04 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGER, KENNETH A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,343.58 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BEVERLEY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,343.34 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MICHAEL A Employer name Mechanicville Housing Auth Amount $42,343.33 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISENRING, CRAIG A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $42,343.08 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, WILLIAM C Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $42,342.93 Date 11/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARAH, SARAWAT A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,342.91 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, KELLI M Employer name Town of Pendleton Amount $42,342.84 Date 03/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JOSHUA M Employer name Broome County Amount $42,342.78 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGWIN, KAREN M Employer name Madison County Amount $42,342.77 Date 05/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, TAFFNEY S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $42,342.62 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,342.44 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLOCK, FRANK M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,342.36 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUGH, VICTORIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,342.32 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARA, JOSE A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $42,342.32 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, ASHLEY E Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $42,342.27 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, CINDRA L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $42,342.15 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUEBSAIHARN, PIAMLARP Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $42,342.09 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System