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 ROMAN, ENEIDA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $41,734.34 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, LINDSEY K Employer name Montgomery County Amount $41,734.29 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOANNE G Employer name Albany County Amount $41,734.15 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONUOHA, LILIAN C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,733.92 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, LAUREN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $41,733.68 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKEBERG, NINA D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $41,733.52 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, FREDERICK L Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,733.26 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLER, NORMA O Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $41,733.25 Date 06/29/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, DENISE M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,733.02 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIKER, NELSON P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,733.02 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCLAIR, MIRANDA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,732.98 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, LAWRENCE R, JR Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $41,732.44 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECIRI, MUHAMED Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,732.35 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CHERYL A Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,732.03 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, JOSEPH D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $41,731.90 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHIRLEY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,731.75 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATON, HOLLY L Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,731.75 Date 06/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARN, BELINDA A Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,731.74 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBORDS, LAUREN L Employer name Steuben County Amount $41,731.70 Date 03/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVING, STEVEN J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $41,731.32 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $41,731.29 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, LARRY W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $41,731.26 Date 05/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, WANDA L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,730.98 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MARQUEZ L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,730.80 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JENNIFER G Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,730.74 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREVICH, ALYSSA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,730.22 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOACHIM, HIMMLER Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,729.61 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, MICHAEL L Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,729.43 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, JOSEPH T Employer name Hamilton County Amount $41,729.30 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHLEY, ALISON Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $41,729.22 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO-STRUYS, ELISA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,729.15 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLS, JEFFERY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,728.95 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, SUZANNE L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $41,728.80 Date 08/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIGAN, MARY SHANNON Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $41,728.61 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, BRIAN W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,727.84 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, TIMOTHY D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,727.80 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, REGINA C Employer name Washington County Amount $41,727.46 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFTER, LISA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,727.43 Date 05/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, PENNIE J Employer name Fallsburg Library Amount $41,727.20 Date 09/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVENZIO, MARY J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,726.58 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHAEL J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $41,726.55 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, GENINE M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $41,726.40 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LAKISHA T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,726.32 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICHILO, MARIE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,726.31 Date 11/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKERT, SHANNON M Employer name Cortland County Amount $41,726.13 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, MICHAEL J Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $41,725.89 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, DIANE L Employer name Cortland County Amount $41,725.79 Date 10/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEREK J Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $41,725.68 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, DONNA E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,725.32 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADIGAN, JAMES R, JR Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,725.31 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT, KATHRYN R Employer name Albany County Amount $41,725.16 Date 12/09/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, MARY L Employer name Albany County Amount $41,725.13 Date 10/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MARY ANN Employer name Albany County Amount $41,725.13 Date 12/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHELE L Employer name Albany County Amount $41,725.12 Date 12/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, PATRICIA J Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $41,724.87 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLONI, MARY ANN Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,724.53 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,724.53 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JEFFREY L Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,724.35 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URABE, JENNIFER L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,724.33 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, YVETTE M Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $41,724.15 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, JAYME LYNN Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,723.96 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CLINTON Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,723.56 Date 04/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHIER, DONNA L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $41,723.55 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUN, YOU LEE Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,723.12 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VALLERI E Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $41,722.80 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTERT, LISA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,722.59 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, MELISSA L Employer name Village of Depew Amount $41,722.54 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JENNIFER E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,722.52 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,722.47 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHRISTINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,722.38 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $41,722.10 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLURG, LORI J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,721.54 Date 09/05/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RONALD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,721.54 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, FRANK L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $41,720.94 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPNER, LISA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,720.60 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELIN, DIMY Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $41,720.58 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKER, JUDY ANNE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,720.38 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LISA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,720.20 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, FAYE M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,720.20 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBY, BARBARA E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,720.20 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, JAVIER A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,720.20 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCA, NIKKI L Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $41,720.20 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCOTTO, NICK Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,720.20 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, COLLEEN Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,720.20 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISBERGER, ABBY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,720.20 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JUNE J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,720.20 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPPEL, ROBERTA A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,720.20 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $41,720.19 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEHART, EDYTHE C Employer name City of Hudson Amount $41,720.16 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURKENDALL, MICHAEL S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,720.05 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, LAURA E Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $41,719.97 Date 09/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, SHARMON A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,719.66 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LELLIS, CAROL A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $41,719.35 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINKO, JAMES Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,719.12 Date 03/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, CHERYL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,718.76 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUITER, DONNA C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,718.76 Date 11/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SHERYL A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $41,718.74 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ERIK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,718.71 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, TED S Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $41,718.59 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGER, PAMELA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $41,718.54 Date 09/25/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System