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 MC GEARY, CHRISTINE F Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,090.53 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEVILLE, RENEE L Employer name Broome County Amount $41,090.14 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTBEHUT, KIMBERLY Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,089.96 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DANIELLE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,089.96 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, SCOTT M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $41,089.20 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, JUAN E Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $41,089.02 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURO, PETER Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $41,088.93 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, JOLENE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,088.88 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, ALICIA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $41,088.82 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SEAN P Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $41,088.74 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, JOHN Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $41,088.71 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEATES, RICHARD Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $41,088.69 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVISON, FREDERICK J Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $41,088.51 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, RANDY K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,088.31 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-WILLIAMS, JEANNETTE A P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $41,087.86 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, HENRY J Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $41,087.72 Date 10/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MELISSA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,087.69 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT LOUIS, LESLIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $41,087.57 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, BRIDGETT Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $41,087.28 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, JARED R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $41,087.27 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, EDMOND Employer name Westchester County Amount $41,087.26 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, LORENE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,086.98 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNO, LYNN D Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $41,086.86 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, VERLANNA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,086.63 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOSEPH S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,086.33 Date 12/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WAYNE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $41,086.18 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, ALSACIA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,085.66 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, DAWN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,085.52 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, LINDA A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $41,085.48 Date 09/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, MELISSA J Employer name Livingston County Amount $41,085.29 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, CHRISTINE D Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $41,085.24 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, JENNIFER A Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,085.09 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KIM Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $41,085.05 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, RUSSELL K Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $41,084.73 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, ELIZABETH C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $41,084.64 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHNES, JOSHUA Q Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $41,084.56 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGER, ALLISON A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $41,084.54 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, ROGER W Employer name Otsego County Amount $41,084.31 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUMAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $41,084.30 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDANIEL, GAIL Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $41,084.08 Date 09/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, GENA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,083.80 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, ROBERT R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $41,083.63 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADLEY, JOANNE Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,083.62 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTUNEN, MARYANN F Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,083.50 Date 03/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, RACHEL E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,083.50 Date 09/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNEIL, PATRICIA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,083.50 Date 12/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTORO, SHARON L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,083.50 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MARY Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $41,083.37 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHLANSKY, ARLENE R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $41,083.35 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, NANCY S Employer name City of Oneida Amount $41,083.34 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, DAWN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $41,083.25 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, LAWRENCE V, JR Employer name Essex County Amount $41,083.05 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, WILFREDO I Employer name City of Rochester Amount $41,082.88 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLESON, SCOTT A Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,082.86 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, JOSE C Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $41,082.78 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $41,082.61 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNERBERG, WENDY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $41,082.58 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANICK, KEITH J Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $41,082.55 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA VOLLMER, SERGIO R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $41,082.54 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, JENNIFER J M Employer name Essex County Amount $41,082.52 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ, IRLANDIA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $41,081.94 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWDEN, ROSEMARY C Employer name Ontario County Amount $41,081.85 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORRECA, MICHELE J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,081.25 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEGAS, JOY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $41,081.23 Date 09/22/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANODE, CORI H Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $41,081.13 Date 08/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTT, JOHN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,081.10 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETTO, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $41,081.04 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARY CLAIRE R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,080.93 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, PETER O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,080.77 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, LISA E Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $41,080.62 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, STEVEN T Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $41,080.41 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, ROBERT G Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $41,080.36 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANNINGS, MARGARET R Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $41,080.32 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KELLY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $41,080.32 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, DAVID A Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $41,080.00 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, ELIZABETH T Employer name Niagara County Amount $41,079.88 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIS, JOHN W Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $41,079.86 Date 09/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHE, MAUREEN Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $41,079.65 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTT, TAMMY J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $41,079.46 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLE, AMANDA B Employer name Chemung County Amount $41,079.34 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, THOMAS A Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $41,079.24 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MEREDITH A Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $41,079.10 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, SUSAN Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $41,078.87 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PATRICIA N Employer name Greece CSD Amount $41,078.76 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUHM, HENRY J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $41,078.65 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $41,078.64 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, TODD J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $41,078.56 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROBIN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $41,078.43 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGLIO, EILEEN A Employer name Greene County Amount $41,078.41 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, KARA J Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $41,078.19 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, SAMUEL M Employer name Erie County Amount $41,078.02 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITERS, YVETTE Y Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $41,078.00 Date 12/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, FAY C Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $41,077.99 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, GREGG R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,077.82 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,077.80 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, MARK A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $41,077.79 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLING, BONNIE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $41,076.98 Date 02/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, JAH MIL J Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $41,076.59 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, YVETTE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,076.13 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $41,076.13 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System