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 SULOLLARI, ALTIN Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $41,387.58 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, SHERI L Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $41,387.52 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CATHERINE A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,387.13 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SHANELE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,387.01 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, LISA K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $41,386.60 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, SARAH B Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $41,386.60 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTI, ANDREW N Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $41,386.25 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, STEVEN J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,386.02 Date 11/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURIN, SERGEY A Employer name Utica Mun Housing Authority Amount $41,385.76 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ANDREA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,385.70 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALUKIEWICZ, JOHN E Employer name Camden CSD Amount $41,385.69 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANN, THOMAS G Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $41,385.60 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELOZ, DANIEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,385.36 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, GARY W Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $41,385.20 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYMAN, JAMES E Employer name Education Department Amount $41,384.88 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JONATHAN R Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $41,384.85 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, ANDREA L Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $41,384.55 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, HEATHER E Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,384.53 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, AARON R Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $41,384.51 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, MEGAN C Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,384.48 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, WILLIAM M, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,384.16 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, FRANK P Employer name Town of Pike Amount $41,384.12 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARAIS, ANNETTE L Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,383.70 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESEE, ROGER H Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $41,383.68 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMSICK, ALLAN R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,383.56 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, ROY A Employer name Town of Sherburne Amount $41,383.27 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, JOYCE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,383.06 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RUTH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,382.92 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMPROCH, JEANNENE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,382.92 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIPES, ELIJAH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,382.92 Date 02/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BREDERODE, LAURIE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,382.92 Date 12/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, ASHANTI N Employer name Albany County Amount $41,382.10 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLICO, MICHAEL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,381.92 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSCH, DIANE M Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $41,381.74 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIAZAROV, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,381.56 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODIERNA, MELANIE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,381.30 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAMASSA, EILEEN M Employer name Port Jefferson Free Library Amount $41,381.06 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUTKA, SARAH E, MS Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,380.95 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HOFF, DAVID W Employer name Town of Watertown Amount $41,380.88 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, STEVEN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,380.70 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Rome Amount $41,380.57 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLALY, TINA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $41,380.49 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, GEORGE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $41,380.40 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBERT, ERIC Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,380.30 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELYEA, BRUCE A, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $41,380.28 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPSON, SHANNON Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $41,379.88 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPAGLIA, LINDA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $41,379.84 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMANS, ANNMARIE Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $41,379.61 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, ANTHONY P Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,379.46 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, JESSICA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,379.39 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, COLLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,379.39 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON-PINES, JENNIFER RA Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,379.39 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, MELISSA E Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $41,379.34 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPLE, MAUREEN K Employer name City of Kingston Amount $41,379.29 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, VICKY A Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $41,379.24 Date 06/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLOTSON, KAREN E Employer name Chemung Soil,Water Cons District Amount $41,379.22 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETTE, LISA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,379.00 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGONER, TERRY J Employer name Town of Hume Amount $41,378.91 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, MARK T Employer name City of Utica Amount $41,378.78 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, TAMARA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,378.66 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINO, MARIA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $41,378.59 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARATH, KAREN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,378.51 Date 10/06/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, PATRICK J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $41,378.33 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHLER, MICHELLE L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,378.22 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-DUHANEY, TRICIA A Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $41,378.22 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, LESLIE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,378.00 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDO, THOMAS P Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $41,377.80 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALEXANDRA D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,377.68 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIBULICK, CHERYL M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,377.63 Date 08/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINA, AARON J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,377.55 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZILLIERI, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,377.50 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, LINDA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $41,377.25 Date 10/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMERASKI, NICHOLAS M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,376.42 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, KATHY T Employer name Clinton County Amount $41,375.98 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JUDITH C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,375.62 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROYLES, DIANA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $41,375.62 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, JEANE H Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $41,375.54 Date 10/14/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DANIEL M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $41,375.39 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKWIRE, NICOLE G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $41,375.31 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTANT, JULIE A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $41,375.28 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBO, GLORIS Employer name Albany County Amount $41,375.14 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, LISA J Employer name Erie County Amount $41,374.96 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, MELISSA A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $41,374.35 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBB, SARA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,374.11 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, TAHITIA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $41,374.02 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBAJ, SIDERITA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,373.97 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, MICHAEL J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $41,373.96 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSHAK, MARK J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $41,373.96 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, MARY E Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $41,373.92 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHNOVA, TEREZA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,373.80 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBLINO, GIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,373.64 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREAL, ANNETTE M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $41,373.62 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOHNNIE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,373.47 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA PROCIDA, CAROL ANN Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $41,373.26 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANCHEFF, GREGORY T Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $41,372.78 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, JANET R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,372.36 Date 05/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, EARL C, JR Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $41,372.33 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LATISH L Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,371.26 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBER, SUSAN M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $41,371.13 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WENDY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,371.11 Date 04/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System