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 SEBOR, DINA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,286.30 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELOS SANTOS, JARROD P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $41,286.07 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOREY, ELAINE H Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $41,285.81 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, MAUREEN E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,285.73 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, AMED P Employer name Town of Cato Amount $41,285.70 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $41,285.67 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOODY, DYLAN P Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,285.41 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRUCE A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,285.07 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREVALO, YANIRA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,285.07 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, TRUDY Employer name Chenango County Amount $41,285.05 Date 03/28/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IOVINE, CECILIA J Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $41,285.05 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, SCOTT A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,285.00 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, ELIZABETH R Employer name Erie County Amount $41,284.95 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHARDT, ELIZABETH J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $41,284.68 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, ADAM M Employer name City of Ogdensburg Amount $41,284.54 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIRREFFS, THERESE D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,284.37 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRICK, LAURA M Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $41,284.36 Date 12/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, CAROLINA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $41,284.23 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSERRAT, RUTH E Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $41,284.12 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTACHIARI, MICHAEL W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,283.97 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, DEBORAH A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,283.35 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREM, WALTER A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $41,283.10 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSER, SUSAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLAN, ALISA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRUM, ANDREW T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 05/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON-DOBBS, BETH C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 12/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERT, TIMOTHY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURRY, CHARLES C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, KEITH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KLVEEN, EDITH Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,283.08 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,282.83 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, CEA B Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $41,282.83 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLESSING, RODNEY K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,282.19 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KEVIN A Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $41,282.18 Date 03/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KRISTINE A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,281.86 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBEY, LISA M Employer name Broome County Amount $41,281.64 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, MICHAEL D Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $41,281.59 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PETER D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,281.57 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIF, MOHAMMAD SANJID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,281.50 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALENA, JUDITH M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,281.39 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, MELANIE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,281.29 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGELSPERGER, NANCY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,281.20 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, KELLY M Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,281.18 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWE, JASON D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $41,281.16 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JASON P Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $41,280.81 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHELLEY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,280.70 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, LYNDA MARIA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,280.67 Date 02/17/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, ERIC L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,280.55 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, KARINA E Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $41,280.53 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LINDA E Employer name York CSD Amount $41,280.20 Date 02/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, MICHELLE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,280.16 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $41,279.92 Date 01/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, JOSEPH J Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,279.85 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ADRIAN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,279.49 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, QUADAISHA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,279.44 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PETER C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $41,279.31 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, DONALD E Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,279.29 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIN CLAIR, LISA A Employer name Cornwall Public Library Amount $41,278.96 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSION, WILBUR J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $41,278.96 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Tompkins County Amount $41,278.67 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, RONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $41,278.64 Date 07/06/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORR, MELODIE M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $41,278.40 Date 10/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, WENDY Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $41,278.35 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, VALERIE E Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,278.04 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTONDO, MATTHEW H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,277.83 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, TROY A Employer name Town of Franklin Amount $41,277.75 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISCH, MICHAEL A Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,277.74 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KAREN L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,277.59 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONSON, ELIZABETH B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $41,277.39 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFAGLIONE, GWEN B Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $41,277.17 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADMORE, DIONNE A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,277.14 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHTON, DOREEN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $41,277.03 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDURA, DAVID S Employer name City of Utica Amount $41,276.70 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKIN, KIRSTEN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,276.34 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMBACH, IAN B Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $41,276.07 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSCH, KIMBERLY Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,275.98 Date 03/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAURY, JESSICA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,275.83 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, LAWRENCE J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $41,275.52 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $41,275.50 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIER, CRAIG J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,275.50 Date 09/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORLAND, GARY M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $41,275.48 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEHR, SARA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,275.47 Date 06/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, DONNA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,275.47 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, KEVAN B, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,275.43 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIM, MARILYN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,275.38 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINAZZO, VITO Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,275.33 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DENISE D Employer name Town of Northumberland Amount $41,275.26 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, TODD E Employer name City of Troy Amount $41,274.64 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, PAUL J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,274.58 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, MARK N Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $41,274.53 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMES, LINDI A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $41,274.53 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERJES, PATRICK R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $41,274.29 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, JEFFREY D Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $41,274.23 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, LESLIE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,273.95 Date 12/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTRAVAIA, FILOMENA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $41,273.87 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, DAVID Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $41,273.72 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI BEAR, HEATHER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,273.70 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-FORT, MOISE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $41,273.69 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, NANCY S Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $41,273.51 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDBAUER, SUSAN E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,273.03 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System