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 DANIELS, JAY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,261.15 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JULIA V Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $41,261.12 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, REYNALDO, JR Employer name NYC Judges Amount $41,261.00 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDONIO, CATHERINE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,260.93 Date 01/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, JOANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,260.93 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, JODY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $41,260.93 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOUGLAS M Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $41,260.92 Date 01/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NOAH J Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,260.86 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFIELD, PATRICIA L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,260.45 Date 12/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, KATIE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $41,259.76 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADEN, ANNEMARIE E Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,259.75 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDER, TODD K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,259.44 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBAS, STEPHEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $41,259.33 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, MELISSA S Employer name Cayuga County Amount $41,259.14 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEE, DEIRDRA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,258.75 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTIE R, MRS Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,258.47 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMDASS, NORMA S Employer name NYS Corr Serv,NYC Central Adm Amount $41,258.17 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAGIAN, DANIELLE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $41,258.15 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGE, DEBRA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,257.66 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, NICHOLE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,257.55 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, TERESA ANN Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $41,257.40 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILBORNE, ZACHARY C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $41,257.32 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMARTIE, ESTRALITA M Employer name Education Department Amount $41,257.12 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADJANDREAS, KATERINA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $41,256.18 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASANTEWAA, AKOSUA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,256.12 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TARA D Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,256.07 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, DEBORAH Y Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $41,256.07 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, JAN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,256.07 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BRENDA D Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,256.07 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELHOW, JAMIE Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,255.95 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MATT D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,255.83 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVASI, DONALD R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $41,255.79 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, MICHAEL W Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $41,255.69 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBBE, MARIANNE G Employer name Bryant Library Amount $41,255.56 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, JULIO D Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $41,255.35 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, ERIC M Employer name Town of Milton Amount $41,255.21 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICINSKI, WENDY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,255.21 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSYCK, THOMAS A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $41,255.10 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KATHLEEN Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $41,254.89 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, SHARON A Employer name Chemung County Library Dist Amount $41,254.84 Date 06/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, MAYA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $41,254.76 Date 12/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULCEUS, EMILY JO R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,254.69 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LLOYD C Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $41,254.68 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISON, DONALD J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,254.63 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,254.60 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, SETH H Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,254.60 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERICO, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,254.60 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLNOWSKI, BRIAN A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $41,254.60 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTINGER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,254.27 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIBORNE, KAMILLA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,254.19 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHINE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $41,253.15 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURITA, YVETTE Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $41,252.96 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTT, ROBIN L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $41,252.82 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREATS, BREANNA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $41,252.79 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIONTEK, THOMAS D Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $41,252.75 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFMAN, EILEEN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,252.46 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYMALA, NANCY A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $41,252.10 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISEL, RICHARD E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $41,251.72 Date 05/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINETTI, FRANCIS Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $41,251.70 Date 07/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRISH-DEESING, KAREN L Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $41,251.62 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, BRIAN C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $41,251.49 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZER, KATHLEEN P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,251.46 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, JUSTIN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $41,251.22 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADFORD, LORI J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $41,251.20 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of Enfield Amount $41,251.00 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DIANA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $41,250.97 Date 09/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CRISTINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,250.87 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, CAROL ANN Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,250.83 Date 02/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, XAVIER Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,250.75 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUMMANN, ANN MARIE Employer name Columbia County Amount $41,250.65 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BRENT R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $41,250.61 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACQUELINE P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,250.20 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,250.18 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANE, ANN M Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $41,250.15 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITBECK, CARL G, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $41,250.06 Date 01/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLWARD, KELLY J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $41,250.06 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, PETER R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $41,250.05 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, TRAVIS Employer name Town of Lincklaen Amount $41,250.02 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, VICTOR B Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $41,249.74 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, JORDAN R Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,249.52 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, CHRISTINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,249.46 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTI, ROSEMARY N Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $41,249.21 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERZICH, FRANK J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $41,249.18 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, ERIC A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $41,249.14 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAWE, VIRGINIA R Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $41,248.97 Date 08/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOVER, BETSY S Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $41,248.87 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, DOUGLAS E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $41,248.80 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIA, JOSEPHINE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,248.61 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JARON Employer name Albany County Amount $41,248.26 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETELS, TERRY S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,247.98 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESTERER, NICHOLE D Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,247.93 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DAISY K C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,247.90 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, MARY C Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $41,247.89 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBOWY, LISA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,247.88 Date 10/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZER, DEBORAH Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $41,247.54 Date 09/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULTENFUSS, GERI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,247.44 Date 11/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMR, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,247.34 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, KATHERINE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,247.34 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VALLE, JUAN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $41,246.95 Date 09/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARY ANNE G Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $41,246.91 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System