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 GOLEC, ELZBIETA I Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,564.58 Date 10/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARZO, CAROL A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,564.38 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZIK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,564.38 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN CASTRO, CARMEN M Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,564.38 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $41,564.33 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRUCINI, ANA I Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,564.30 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CASLAND, CORY J Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $41,564.16 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELUKE, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,564.15 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMMO, PENELOPE A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,563.98 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESTIS, DAVID P Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $41,563.74 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JERMANE D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,563.17 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, ROBERT E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,563.12 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDINGTON, JOAN E Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $41,563.02 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, JEFFREY J Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $41,562.94 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, DAVID J Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $41,562.68 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHFIELD, WILLIAM C Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $41,562.30 Date 08/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODFRIEND, RICHY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,561.73 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLONIO, FELICIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,561.72 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, ALLAN D Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $41,561.58 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTZ, DAVID C Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $41,561.13 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, CELINE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,561.08 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORETZ, M BRIGIT Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,561.05 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ELIZABETH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,560.45 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JEAN KALAVSKI Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,560.41 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, ERIN E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,560.41 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, CHERYL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,560.36 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DARLENE A Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $41,559.98 Date 10/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,559.96 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SHIRLEY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,559.94 Date 12/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ALICIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,559.75 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASED, RAZY Employer name Genesee Finger Lks Reg Plan Bd Amount $41,559.70 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNANE, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,559.32 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZAR, JULIO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,559.16 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLY, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $41,559.06 Date 08/19/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JODI A Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER-PAPPAS, ROSEANNE Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPT, JOANN Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LINDA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AVERY, KIMBERLY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, CAROL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DEBORAH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LAURIE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,559.04 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONAGURA, SUE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CONSTANCE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,559.04 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBREY, CATHERINE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNOTT, PATRICIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,559.04 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, KIRK A Employer name Department of State Amount $41,559.04 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, CAROLYN M Employer name Department of State Amount $41,559.04 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, AMY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.04 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCUCCI, CHERYL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTY, PATRICIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, TRACY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,559.04 Date 10/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANFORS, NANCY A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,559.04 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, DAWN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,559.04 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, BRIAN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,559.04 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGER, CAROLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,559.04 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,559.04 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ELAINE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,559.04 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOEHRMANN, JAMES H Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $41,559.04 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, LEE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNES, REGINA V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,559.04 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, KAREN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, JAMES I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,559.04 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADIGAN, THOMAS W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,559.04 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARINGI, MELISSA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, JOSHUA D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, KEVIN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,559.04 Date 12/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Education Department Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, CAROLYN J Employer name Education Department Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPTON, ROBERT F Employer name Education Department Amount $41,559.04 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, LISA J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGALE, SCOTT M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TERESA G Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,559.04 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMONACO, JOSEPH S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JILL M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $41,559.04 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $41,559.04 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, CINDY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOURET-GOODWIN, LINDA J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,559.04 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KAREN M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,559.04 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERRIEN, KATHLEEN F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,559.04 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHERRI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,559.04 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTA, KAREN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,559.04 Date 02/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTLE, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,559.04 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, JOHN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,559.04 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,559.04 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, BRENDA M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,559.04 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICK, MARY A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEKL, NICHOLE R Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $41,559.04 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, SHARON E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNKENHEIMER, TAMMY J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,559.04 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ANNE F Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,559.04 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, PHILLIP G Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $41,559.04 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, DEBORAH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,559.04 Date 04/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, DONALD H, II Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,559.04 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAUL, MICHELLE C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $41,559.04 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System