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 THOMAS, BRIAN D Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $41,549.60 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARIELLO, KELLI A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,549.56 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGEE, PHYLLIS S Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $41,549.39 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSCHI, MARLENE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $41,549.25 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARELLO, LINDA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $41,549.18 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHERYL A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $41,549.10 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENGS, JOHN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,548.91 Date 02/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, HOWARD K, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,548.87 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,548.36 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRO, ROCKY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,547.97 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JUDY A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $41,547.92 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, BRENDA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,547.57 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIER, LISA ANN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,547.26 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MAUREEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,547.23 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTOR-NORMAN, GILLIAN K Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $41,546.80 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, AMANDA J Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $41,546.73 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LINDA J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $41,546.71 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Sennett Amount $41,546.54 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALBRAITH, LYZZETTE Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,546.53 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ALFREDO Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $41,546.28 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KEVIN L Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $41,546.16 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUYDAM, DONNA R Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $41,545.78 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRING, EMILY B Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,545.64 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADARLIK, SHARON Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $41,545.43 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPINO, LISA M Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,545.31 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEER, ASHLEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,545.23 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $41,545.20 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MATTHEW K Employer name Madison County Amount $41,545.17 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, DEAN E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,545.02 Date 10/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CASSANDRA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,545.00 Date 08/17/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JEAN ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $41,545.00 Date 08/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROSE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,545.00 Date 09/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSA, MARY J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,545.00 Date 11/18/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, KRISTINA M Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $41,544.93 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JENNIFER L Employer name Yates County Amount $41,544.55 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, ADAM L Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,544.53 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SOFIE-ANN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,544.47 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, JOSEPHINE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,544.46 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, COLIN M Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $41,544.40 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BENJAMIN T Employer name Town of Triangle Amount $41,544.14 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUROWSKI, PEGGY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,543.76 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-HAIM, JODIE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,543.50 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROGH, WILLIAM E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,543.10 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGER, MICHELLE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,543.08 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, MARK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,542.88 Date 04/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPILLO, FRANK A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $41,542.81 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TODD A, SR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $41,542.71 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRETANI, SUSAN M Employer name Town of Dickinson Amount $41,542.69 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDIN, DEBORAH K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $41,542.37 Date 11/27/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYMALSKI, PAUL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,542.34 Date 01/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WILLIAM F Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $41,542.31 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, SUSAN R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,542.04 Date 07/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, RUSSELL J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $41,541.93 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, JENNIFER Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,541.91 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, RODNEY S Employer name Town of Prattsburg Amount $41,541.84 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMOLLER, CATHERINE Employer name So Huntington Public Library Amount $41,541.57 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, AUDREY A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $41,541.25 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTCHMA, DANIEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $41,541.14 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLOW, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Champlain Amount $41,540.80 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULIER, EARLE F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,540.71 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNICK, DEBRA L Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $41,540.44 Date 09/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, ROLANDO P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,540.40 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, JANELL M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,540.39 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGOBARDI, DONNA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $41,540.00 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTLEY, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $41,539.97 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, JAMES Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $41,539.93 Date 08/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, KRISTIN M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,539.75 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPP, KATHLEEN V Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,539.74 Date 09/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, KEITH I Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,539.68 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JACKIE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,539.53 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSEN, PATRICIA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,539.38 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, RAYMOND M Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $41,539.32 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, MARK D Employer name Town of East Otto Amount $41,539.09 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUSS, ELIZABETH F Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $41,538.87 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZARDO, ROBERT E Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $41,538.52 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZYK, ANNE MARIE Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $41,538.48 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNAU, MARY J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $41,538.47 Date 05/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHUT, MICHAEL F Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $41,538.42 Date 04/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAGHAN, ROBERT E, III Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $41,538.00 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNIE, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $41,537.93 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, JOANN M Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $41,537.60 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, DIANE E Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,537.54 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELILLO, MATTHEW J Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,537.52 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ANGELA G Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,537.10 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHESTER, REBECCA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,536.96 Date 07/31/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,536.95 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RENEE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,536.42 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENSE, NICHOLE L Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $41,536.11 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, ANDREW J Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,536.05 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIFF, BRIDGET T Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $41,536.03 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERN, JENIFER C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,535.98 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, LISA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,535.90 Date 05/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, DAVID Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,535.52 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHN, JOHN S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,535.27 Date 07/17/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEDZOY, BRETT J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,534.88 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, BRENDA Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $41,534.78 Date 01/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, ADRIANNE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,534.65 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, SONDRA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $41,534.55 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAGST, GEORGIANNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,534.54 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Lackawanna Mun Housing Auth Amount $41,534.47 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System