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 GALLO, KELLY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,487.96 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NICHOLAS Employer name Orange County Amount $41,487.80 Date 07/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, SAUL Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $41,487.47 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $41,487.04 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, MICHELE M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $41,486.85 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Putnam County Amount $41,486.49 Date 07/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAPRICO, KAREN K Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,486.48 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLERER, JAMES G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,486.28 Date 12/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELM, LORI A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,486.27 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYER, DEBORAH J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $41,486.22 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUEVAS HENRIQUEZ, WALDYN R Employer name Rockland County Amount $41,486.03 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, JUAN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,485.80 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, JEFFREY F Employer name Oswego County Amount $41,485.71 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRELLI, MARIA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,485.52 Date 07/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAIACO, EMMETT R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $41,485.50 Date 12/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDEIWY, NAIM E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $41,485.39 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, DANIEL W Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $41,484.97 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MELODY K Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,484.71 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUSTEIN, LOIS R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,484.55 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MORRIS E Employer name Town of Charlotte Amount $41,484.04 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, WILLIAM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $41,484.02 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SUZANNE Employer name Washington County Amount $41,483.99 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUCH, MATTHEW F Employer name Town of Theresa Amount $41,483.76 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM-HARRIS, ESLA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,483.51 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, WAYNE Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $41,483.16 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRENDA J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,483.14 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, FATIMA P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,483.10 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, MIGUEL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,483.08 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JUNEY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,483.02 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ELISSA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,483.02 Date 12/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSION-GORDON, LINDA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,483.02 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWART, MICHELLE D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,482.97 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, KAREN Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $41,482.81 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNATO, KRISTEN N Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,482.80 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPINNATO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $41,482.57 Date 11/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RICHARD L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $41,482.51 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $41,482.45 Date 06/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, RASHELL D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,482.24 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIN, ASHLEY N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,482.21 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWARK, DOLORES M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,482.04 Date 03/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, LYNDA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,481.90 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADECKI, MICHAEL K Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $41,481.72 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, STACEY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,481.56 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JO-ANN S Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $41,481.52 Date 01/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULK, EDYTHE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,481.44 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DAVID A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $41,481.16 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVER, TODD Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $41,481.09 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JULIANA Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $41,481.03 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNETTE, SUSAN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,480.62 Date 04/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, PAMULA J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $41,480.59 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUETTER, DANIEL R Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $41,480.16 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONEY, LYNN M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $41,480.00 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, KIMBERLEE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,479.80 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUGE, EUGENE G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,479.57 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, BELISSA L Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $41,479.37 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHELONDA D Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $41,479.28 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDA, SUSAN J Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $41,479.23 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, KIMBERLY M, MS Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,478.73 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, OCTAVIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,478.64 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASI, ELLEN E Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $41,478.63 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, JAMES E Employer name Education Department Amount $41,478.37 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, CARLOS Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,478.28 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, ANITA M Employer name Allegany County Amount $41,478.21 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTPFAHL, JENA L Employer name Erie County Amount $41,478.15 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, LINDA A Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $41,477.98 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETCHO, PAMELA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,477.90 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZO, MARY J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,477.90 Date 08/27/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMES, KIM M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $41,477.62 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, IRVIN S, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,477.59 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, SARAH E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,477.15 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, KELLY J Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,477.13 Date 05/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, DARRELL L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $41,477.10 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KATHERINE A Employer name Department of State Amount $41,477.04 Date 02/05/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTWELL, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $41,476.95 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, SAMANTHA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $41,476.92 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILK, KATHLEEN P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,476.43 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEN, KELLY J Employer name Albany County Amount $41,476.35 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORADKI, BILLIE J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,476.18 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSETTI, MARIANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,476.13 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LANNE, CLIVANS Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,476.09 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIENER, MICHAEL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,476.09 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, CHARLENE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,475.90 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,475.89 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MARILYN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,475.84 Date 05/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, SEAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $41,475.80 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORLEY, DEBORAH Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $41,475.47 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ENRIQUE Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,475.30 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ROBERT D Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $41,474.75 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, KEVIN A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,474.60 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGUERCIO, ANN MARIE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,474.57 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFKO, RYAN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,474.57 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, TIFFANY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,474.54 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIATTO, ANGELA J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $41,474.39 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, ABU T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,474.29 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, BRYAN M Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $41,474.18 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, AAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,474.04 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, EDWARD Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $41,473.56 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELL, ROZANNA T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,473.52 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEEN, KRISTI L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $41,473.52 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHSKENS, JANET W Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $41,473.48 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System