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 DEMAREST, DEBORAH J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,626.92 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, MARIA C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,626.83 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, LITTESHA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,626.81 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHANEUF, JENNA E Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $41,626.48 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHALL, VIRGINIA L Employer name Washington County Amount $41,626.41 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDLON, EDWARD J Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,626.40 Date 09/21/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIBBON, JONATHAN S Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $41,626.33 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, STEVEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,626.31 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZYMOWSKI, RAYMOND J Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $41,624.98 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MEGHANA A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $41,624.67 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, BRITTANY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,624.40 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, TUNG N Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $41,624.32 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $41,624.11 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOHN M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $41,624.09 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAS, BRIAN L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $41,624.03 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CRUCITA Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,623.67 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMES NUNEZ, ADALBERTO A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $41,623.51 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $41,622.77 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPUERO, NELLY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,622.35 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, SHAMICA W Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,622.35 Date 12/25/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, FELIX P Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $41,622.24 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PAUL V Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,622.16 Date 11/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, KENNETH D Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,622.05 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, JUDY MALDONADO Employer name Erie County Amount $41,622.04 Date 06/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, RICHARD A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,621.87 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIKEL, MINERVA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,621.70 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLMAN, STACY L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,621.67 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEELEY, ERIC C Employer name City of Rome Amount $41,621.65 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARC Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,621.54 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES T Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $41,621.29 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LYNNE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,621.10 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $41,621.05 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, IAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,620.95 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, JAMES E, JR Employer name City of Cortland Amount $41,620.89 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, BRIAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,620.87 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, DARLENE F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,620.74 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, DONALD R Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $41,620.37 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALMSLEY, ERIN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,620.34 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, GAIL M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $41,620.28 Date 09/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, LAURA M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,620.27 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIL, CASEY L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $41,620.18 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, RANDY G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,620.10 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, DEBORAH A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,619.54 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, DE FORREST Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $41,619.48 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, TODD A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,619.08 Date 12/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH K Employer name Warren County Amount $41,619.05 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, DONALD E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,618.98 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JUDITH A Employer name Schoharie County Amount $41,618.84 Date 07/03/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CAROL E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $41,618.84 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DANIEL W Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $41,618.78 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEORL, DANIEL R Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,618.67 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, SHARON Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $41,618.37 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLAR, SUSAN A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $41,618.30 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, DIANA M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $41,617.75 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFLAND, JEFFREY B Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $41,617.60 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBRAHIM, MOHAMED M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,617.59 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRIGHT, ADAM J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,617.44 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ERICA I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,617.23 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILORENZO, STEPHEN Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $41,617.17 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWLIN-DOWNEY, ALICIA N Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $41,616.22 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, CARLOS F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,616.14 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILEK, JOSEPH J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $41,615.83 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MARIO Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $41,615.45 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCA, MARY S Employer name Erie County Amount $41,615.44 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIR, MARYANN N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,615.04 Date 06/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUONG, TRACY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,614.93 Date 08/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABANAS, JULIA S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,614.82 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, ANTHONY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,614.82 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROLIMO, HELEN-MAY Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,614.26 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, LISA M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $41,614.26 Date 12/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, BRENDA J Employer name Town of Milton Amount $41,614.04 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKWARE, ALANA M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $41,613.89 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, ASHLEY L Employer name Albany County Amount $41,613.84 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, LEONARD R Employer name City of Norwich Amount $41,613.62 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, DONNALEE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,612.54 Date 07/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELSEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Penn Yan Bd of Light Commis Amount $41,612.22 Date 08/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,611.98 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, HILBERT J Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $41,611.86 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, CHRIS Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,611.80 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAR, STEVEN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,611.77 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREIGER, LAURIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,611.68 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEBBIA, MICHAEL V Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $41,611.35 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, WAYNE T Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,611.25 Date 10/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURQUE, ROCHELLE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,611.07 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, JONATHAN I Employer name Town of Southold Amount $41,610.93 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $41,610.87 Date 05/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEON, AARON J Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $41,610.63 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, JHANIO H Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $41,610.13 Date 01/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEAU, JERRY W Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,609.53 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, KENNETH C Employer name Essex County Amount $41,609.36 Date 09/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, MARY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $41,609.25 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PAUL C Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $41,609.14 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANT, DANIEL W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,608.52 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKO, ANTOINETTE S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $41,608.46 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKIN, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $41,607.90 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOSA, DIANA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $41,607.57 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANCEWICZ, JOANNE Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $41,607.00 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, KALE D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,606.69 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, DEBORAH A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $41,606.55 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, STUART J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,606.53 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System