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 DELFINI, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $42,015.68 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $42,015.50 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, ROSE ANN T Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $42,015.09 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, CHERYL A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $42,014.97 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, GARY D Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,014.81 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, ANDRE H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,014.78 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU VALL, EDWARD H Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $42,014.64 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDHOLM, STEPHANIE A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $42,014.60 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANDREA L Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $42,014.59 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEGO, RAYMOND Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $42,014.39 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBURN, AARON R Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $42,014.17 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI-BROCCUTO, JOAN E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $42,013.95 Date 05/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, ROBERT J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $42,013.91 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCARZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $42,013.89 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELEMEIER, JOAN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $42,013.71 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RONALD L Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $42,013.71 Date 03/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, THOMAS M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,013.48 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, PHILIP G, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $42,013.38 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MEGAN T Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $42,013.25 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, RONALD A Employer name City of Albany Amount $42,013.08 Date 07/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDE, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,012.98 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ASHLY K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $42,012.76 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RICHARD M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,012.52 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CYNTHIA E Employer name Town of Windham Amount $42,012.36 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEKHARRY, AMANDA R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $42,012.30 Date 07/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, MICHAEL W Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $42,012.22 Date 11/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUZDA, SHAWN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $42,011.68 Date 03/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, ASHLEY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $42,011.58 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILCHER, MELISSA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $42,011.16 Date 02/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORSELLI, JASON Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $42,010.77 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, ANTHONY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $42,010.62 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERANO, JORGE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,010.36 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVE, MARTIN K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,010.22 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, STACEY R Employer name Oneida County Amount $42,010.13 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEKTOR, DAVID W Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $42,010.06 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALERT, ANDREA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $42,010.04 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSTON, KRISTI B Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $42,009.88 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGHOFF, GEORGIANNA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $42,008.99 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSETSKA, MARIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,008.90 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRICHLOW, GRANTLEY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,008.68 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KYLE J Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $42,008.66 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERO, CHRISTIE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,008.26 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MAGDIA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $42,007.87 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RACHEL L Employer name Orange County Amount $42,007.57 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILJKOVIC, HUSEIN Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $42,007.57 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL, BETTY Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $42,007.55 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, ROSEANN M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $42,007.50 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, STEPHEN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $42,007.46 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTVILLE, JOHN F Employer name Essex County Amount $42,007.27 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,007.18 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, JAMES H Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $42,006.81 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUSE, JODIE L Employer name Washington County Amount $42,006.72 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAILE, LINDA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $42,006.49 Date 05/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $42,006.21 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, SUSAN K Employer name Erie County Amount $42,006.04 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, BARTON F Employer name Greene County Amount $42,006.00 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANNASTASIA E Employer name Otsego County Amount $42,005.81 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THI, PAUL W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $42,005.46 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULY, BRIAN R Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $42,005.44 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONLON, SUSAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $42,005.43 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, MERESSA E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $42,005.09 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLIAN, LAMONT Employer name Village of Holley Amount $42,004.63 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DEBORAH I Employer name Cayuga County Amount $42,004.47 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTH, MICHAEL T Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $42,003.97 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHARLES N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $42,003.66 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, LEIGH A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $42,003.30 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, BRENDA T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $42,003.17 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGACZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,002.97 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHANDRA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $42,002.74 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUCHER, PHILIP S Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $42,002.59 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVINI, MICHELLE L Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $42,002.52 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVANCIC, BETTY Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $42,002.28 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $42,002.21 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRIGAN, PATRICK D Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $42,002.15 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKASATO, HIDEKO Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,001.57 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIER, TYLER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,001.57 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDKOVSKAYA, ZHANNA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,001.57 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, DALIRIS Employer name New York Public Library Amount $42,001.57 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIA, JOHN Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $42,001.50 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLETT, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $42,001.35 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLS, PATRICIA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $42,001.25 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, HERIBERTO, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $42,001.19 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOPEE, KAREN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $42,001.14 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRY, MANUBHAI C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $42,001.11 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMERI, LORNA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $42,001.06 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, WILLIAM M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $42,000.99 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, HAVEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $42,000.91 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENBRAUN, BRENDA G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $42,000.73 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTEAT, CRISTA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $42,000.40 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, IVELISSE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $42,000.35 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, LAURA J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $42,000.17 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPPNER, JONATHAN R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,000.14 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, GERALDINE B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,000.14 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPKIND, REUVEN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $42,000.14 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYER, DONNA J Employer name Schuyler County Amount $42,000.05 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMBERT, KRISTA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $42,000.00 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JESSICA M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $42,000.00 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LINDSAY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $42,000.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, PAUL E Employer name Town of Redfield Amount $42,000.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVASTIAN, WALTER R Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $42,000.00 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System