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 ZEPPERI, PATRICIA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,859.22 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTTER, TYLER K Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $41,859.08 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, MARY B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,858.80 Date 07/20/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MAUREEN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $41,858.72 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELAND, DAWN S Employer name Village of Medina Amount $41,858.66 Date 05/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURINO, ROBERT L, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,858.50 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,858.41 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, LORRAINE D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYR, MARY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY-SHERRON, TARA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUEZ, LISBETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG-KEARNEY, BARBARA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROENER, ROSALIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEV, SHARON A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATURA, ERIN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELNY, SUZANNE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, MARIA E, MS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, ELAINE W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAHN, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,858.30 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, DAVETTE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,857.88 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPAI, MARIA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,857.34 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHTER, BETH A Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $41,857.34 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREPPENNECK, NANCY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,857.18 Date 05/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNEHAN, KENNETH G Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,857.12 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTITO, RYAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,856.80 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANSWICK, ERIC A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,856.80 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASCO, RAY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,856.80 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPINO, LORI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,856.80 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Town of Copake Amount $41,856.76 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LILLIE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,856.66 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, RODNEY S Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,856.59 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, MAUREEN J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $41,856.52 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,856.34 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, DAWN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,856.33 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, SHIRLEY Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $41,856.18 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KARIN S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,856.01 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JERRY D Employer name Madison County S0Il & Water Cd Amount $41,856.00 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEANGELO A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,855.95 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, MARTHA L Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $41,855.93 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, EILEEN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,855.68 Date 09/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUI, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $41,855.56 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KAREEM M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $41,855.48 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TYRONE Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,855.47 Date 06/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, TAMMY M Employer name Town of Owasco Amount $41,855.36 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, KERON J Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $41,855.27 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBY, JENNIFER A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $41,855.00 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMMESOETE, SUSAN L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,854.60 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, DONNA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,854.44 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, MEREDITH J Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,854.26 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEMAN RIVERA, ZULEMA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,853.96 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLE, MARTIN E Employer name Madison County Amount $41,853.94 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CROY, GEORGE E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,853.88 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, DONALD G Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $41,853.86 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, WANDA J Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,853.70 Date 04/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, ALLEN C Employer name OriskaNY CSD Amount $41,853.44 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $41,852.98 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, EDWIN, JR Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,852.87 Date 11/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATTATO, MICHELE Employer name Herkimer County Amount $41,852.84 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIRAK, JEREMY B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,852.73 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTA, CYNTHIA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $41,852.71 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARSAMES, MICHAEL Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $41,852.55 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDDEN, JAMES W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $41,852.29 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDUZZI, CAROLE M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $41,852.00 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZZARD, BERNADETTE M Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $41,851.68 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDER, PAMELA A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,851.49 Date 06/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CHRISTINA M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $41,851.39 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,851.27 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERI, INDRIT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,851.14 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INNIS, STEPHEN E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,851.14 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, MARY K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,850.86 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSON, JESSICA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,850.47 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEISCHEL, JESSICA L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $41,850.37 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, MIR W Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $41,850.37 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, CINDY T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,850.15 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, ANN M Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $41,850.00 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, DEBRA J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,850.00 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $41,850.00 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZINEK, LOUISE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,849.83 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOK, CHOL-AWAN A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,849.74 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, BRUCE G Employer name Village of Greene Amount $41,849.72 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Rome Amount $41,849.71 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOR, MARSHALL R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,849.61 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $41,849.57 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEN, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,849.46 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DAVID Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,849.29 Date 08/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, GLENN R Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,849.00 Date 10/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, BRIAN G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,848.99 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,848.89 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MELISSA C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,848.84 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DONNA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,848.84 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, ANNE K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,848.80 Date 08/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, AMY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,848.68 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMELA-MONACO, JODI M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,848.66 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, HEIDI L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,848.65 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENQUEST, CHARMICE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,848.65 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUZZI, MARIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,848.61 Date 08/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System