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 O'DONNELL, SEAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $41,558.16 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $41,558.16 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELAND, KATHY S Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,558.16 Date 12/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNECKI, JOAN W Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,558.16 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TAMARA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,558.14 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNOZEK, JOHN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,558.14 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNER, DIONNE S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,558.14 Date 03/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINK, LAWRENCE J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,558.14 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,558.14 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARCINELLI, CARMELA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,558.12 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, HEATHER L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $41,558.08 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ERIC W Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,557.95 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY-YANSON, TRACY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,557.90 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,557.89 Date 08/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRONOVA, ANTHONY P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,557.87 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, ANTHONY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $41,557.84 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, JOHN J, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.84 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, PAUL S Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.84 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TIMOTHY J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,557.84 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMPP, JOHN B Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,557.82 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, PAMELA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,557.80 Date 12/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANBRABANT, MARK R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,557.74 Date 11/01/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, JENNIFER E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,557.74 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSELLE, VALARIE A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,557.74 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDESOTO, NANCY S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,557.74 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, JOHN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,557.74 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIGGS, JASON W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,557.74 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, WILLIAM E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $41,557.74 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPOOJIAN, STEVEN W Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.74 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.74 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, NICHOLAS J Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $41,557.74 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICI, ANTHONY A Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $41,557.74 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENO, CAROL D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,557.74 Date 06/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, BRADY W Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,557.74 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA G Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,557.72 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, ANGELINE B Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,557.70 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCIO, PAMELA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,557.48 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, LEE-ANN R Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.48 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, ROBERT S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,557.48 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMAL, KAREN B Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,557.48 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, MICHELLE Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.46 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, JO ANNE M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,557.42 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JEANNETTE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,557.42 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RENEE Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $41,557.42 Date 12/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DONNA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,557.36 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIN, SHELLEY M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,557.36 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMIAN, KATHERINE A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $41,557.34 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO-DUFFY, REBECCA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,557.34 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPINELLO, MICHAEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,557.32 Date 01/10/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, TRACY M Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.32 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSELLE, DEBRA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,557.32 Date 10/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABBEY, ROXANNE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,557.30 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASS, ANNE E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,557.30 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZDUCH, MITZI Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.30 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ZINA E Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.30 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MARY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,557.30 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE-RUSSO, KEVIN M Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.28 Date 05/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELTER, LISA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,557.22 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LOLETA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,557.20 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEREK, DIANE M Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $41,557.15 Date 05/29/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARREN, CATHERINE R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,557.10 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, HELEN S Employer name Education Department Amount $41,557.06 Date 10/25/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, SUZANNE D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,557.06 Date 01/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, KAREN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,557.06 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELLE, VIRGINIA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,557.06 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, JOSEPH P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,557.06 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, MARTINE M Employer name Department of State Amount $41,557.04 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, LISA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,556.92 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, SHANE D Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,556.90 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLOWAITH, ROSEMARY Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,556.90 Date 07/11/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVIONE, DAWN M Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,556.90 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COADNEY, ROBERT S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,556.90 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELA, AARON G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,556.90 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, WAYNE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,556.90 Date 11/08/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DARLENE L Employer name Department of State Amount $41,556.90 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,556.90 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, BARBARA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,556.90 Date 10/27/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESERVEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,556.90 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,556.90 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, EDWARD C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,556.90 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANO, DONNA C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,556.90 Date 09/01/1968 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALER, ANITA W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,556.90 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, MONICA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,556.90 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, DARLENE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,556.90 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOANNE L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,556.90 Date 01/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELEWICZ, MICHELE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,556.90 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGLIAVENTO, SUSAN L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $41,556.90 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $41,556.90 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, KATHLEEN D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,556.90 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAPP, TIMOTHY D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,556.90 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKMON, DONNA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,556.90 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,556.90 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCHRO, DEBORAH J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $41,556.90 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUTHIER, LORI M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,556.88 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SUSAN D Employer name Education Department Amount $41,556.88 Date 10/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, JAIME M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,556.88 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, ELIZABETH L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,556.88 Date 02/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOADWAY-GONYEA, BONNIE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,556.88 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LORI J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,556.88 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, EVA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,556.86 Date 01/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System