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 SALOMONE, LORI A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $42,090.85 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHN, DORIS ANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $42,090.81 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELLIOTT J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,090.66 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNASEY, DANIEL P Employer name City of Hudson Amount $42,090.60 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELAK, MICHAEL G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,090.58 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLONE, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,090.43 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, GIFFORD A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,090.31 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, TIM E Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Water Cons Dist Amount $42,090.00 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BETHINA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $42,089.94 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKIN, THOMAS J, SR Employer name Erie County Amount $42,089.94 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULE, JOAN L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $42,089.90 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRENDA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $42,089.90 Date 07/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, DENISE E Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,089.80 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, WENDY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $42,089.71 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, GREG J Employer name Candor CSD Amount $42,089.14 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMINO Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,089.14 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, YU MING W Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,088.94 Date 07/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSFORD, TRICIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $42,088.91 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, STUART B, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $42,088.88 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGESS, MICHAEL T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $42,088.88 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTWOOD, KAREN Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $42,088.79 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, JESSECA Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,088.69 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, DEIRDRE A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $42,088.63 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, TRAVIS J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $42,088.51 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, ELAINE L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $42,088.35 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JUDY A Employer name Town of Rockland Amount $42,088.26 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFERMAT, GARY T, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,088.00 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KAREN E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,087.93 Date 11/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DANIEL J Employer name Ontario County Amount $42,087.84 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAYCOX, ALFRED, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $42,087.80 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENAHAN, DONNA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $42,087.80 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRILLO, OSCAR J Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $42,087.30 Date 10/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADROS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $42,087.27 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, DEBRA S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,086.91 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, ALYSSA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $42,086.52 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, LINDA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $42,086.22 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDD, KENNETH Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $42,085.91 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMENDOLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $42,085.65 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARABALLO, DAVID M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $42,085.39 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RYAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $42,085.32 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIZING, CARA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $42,085.20 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, TINA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,085.01 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBSON, NAOMI A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $42,084.92 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPITZ, TRACY C Employer name Greene County Amount $42,084.76 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, MICHELE E Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $42,084.66 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, JOSEPH C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $42,084.51 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, KAYLA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,084.39 Date 03/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, APRIL B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,084.21 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNG, ANKIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,083.63 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRINO, CHERYL L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,083.52 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHISAMORE, ANN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $42,083.33 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VALL, LORI L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,083.12 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTERA, MARIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,083.12 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, MINDY L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $42,083.12 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIVES, ROGER R Employer name Village of Bolivar Amount $42,082.99 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, SHARON D Employer name Erie County Amount $42,082.85 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DONALD J Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $42,082.78 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JORDAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $42,082.62 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $42,082.61 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, LISA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,082.46 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTE, LEA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,082.32 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORI R Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $42,082.32 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREXA, KAREN M Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $42,082.25 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GANN, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $42,081.98 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STANLEY E Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,081.75 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELISA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,081.65 Date 05/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARELLO, PATRICIA T Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $42,081.56 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $42,080.76 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCOZELLI, CELESTE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $42,080.71 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PAUL R Employer name Town of Truxton Amount $42,080.66 Date 11/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, JAMES G Employer name Town of Hadley Amount $42,080.54 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ERIC G Employer name Suffolk Coop Library System Amount $42,080.24 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLOCK, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Hagaman Amount $42,080.00 Date 03/22/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, GENA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $42,079.91 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEGLIA, ADRIANNE M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $42,079.59 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LILLIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $42,079.37 Date 04/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, STEPHANIE L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,079.09 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, JOHN R Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $42,079.04 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, LYNN M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,079.04 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIODY, JOHN P, JR Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $42,078.80 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNALLS, DONALD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $42,078.51 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHDA, JAMES A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $42,078.20 Date 11/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $42,077.92 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TIKKI N Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $42,077.64 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENAGLIA, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,077.46 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, LORIN R Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $42,077.45 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, LLOYD S Employer name City of Kingston Amount $42,077.34 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAWKEY, JAMES F Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $42,077.30 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREWS, LISA Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $42,077.04 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, PATRICK Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,076.60 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGILANCE, GAINA Y Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,076.51 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREA, ROBERT T Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $42,076.50 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACKMAN, DEBRA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $42,076.30 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, GAIL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,076.28 Date 05/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATEN, MICHELE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $42,076.24 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BARTOLO, NORA L Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $42,076.00 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, AVONDALE J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,075.89 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WARREN E Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $42,075.85 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, RODNEY S Employer name Yates County Amount $42,075.17 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOPLEUS, ROBERT D Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $42,075.06 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System