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 HILLMAN, MICHAEL W, II Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $41,060.00 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $41,059.47 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, DAWN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $41,058.94 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOFSKY, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $41,058.76 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, CHANDRA K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,058.70 Date 05/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LINCOLN Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,058.65 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, TAYLOR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $41,058.61 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $41,058.40 Date 05/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICINSKI, ROBERTA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $41,058.38 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, CHARLES F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $41,057.94 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYCH, SUSAN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $41,057.91 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBNEY, HEATHER K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $41,057.71 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BARBARA D Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $41,057.58 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, BARBARA D Employer name Broome County Amount $41,057.57 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILELLO, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $41,057.33 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ERIN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,057.25 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGGERI, DEBRA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,057.14 Date 07/02/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTIRE, AZIZAH T Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $41,057.03 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, PATRICIA Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $41,056.30 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERI, ENKELIN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,056.20 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JUDY P Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $41,055.23 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, KELLY M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $41,055.07 Date 07/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, PAIGE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,055.02 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KYLE J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $41,054.99 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SAMUEL C Employer name Education Department Amount $41,054.94 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDOLOR, LAKEYSHA RENEE Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $41,054.72 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, ASSUNTA M Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $41,054.68 Date 10/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTKA, ARDIT Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $41,054.61 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DASHAWN Employer name City of Kingston Amount $41,054.56 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, DAVID A Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $41,054.13 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARY E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,054.02 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARBER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $41,054.00 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, CHARLES G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $41,053.57 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, ROXANNE V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $41,053.52 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER-KUPFERMAN, JO ANN M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $41,053.29 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, SUSAN M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $41,053.27 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZIER, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Islip Amount $41,053.26 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, MICHAEL C Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $41,053.22 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCISCO, DONNA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $41,053.01 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Altona Amount $41,052.91 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, LILLIAN P Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $41,052.39 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, NANCY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $41,052.23 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, DEBRA Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $41,052.12 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRTHIL, PEARLIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,052.07 Date 03/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEE, CHERI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,052.06 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOLINE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $41,052.06 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NATHANIEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,052.04 Date 08/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, RENEITA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,052.03 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DANELLA H Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,052.00 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HO, MARGARET A Employer name Monroe County Amount $41,051.96 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THANOS, PANAYOTIS K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $41,051.89 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, SHARRON R Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $41,051.83 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $41,051.73 Date 05/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLONICK, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $41,051.73 Date 12/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, SHAMIKA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $41,051.52 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZESUTEK, ROSEMARY Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $41,051.48 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, PATRICIA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $41,051.42 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KELLY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $41,051.30 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $41,051.16 Date 01/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALS, DINAH C Employer name Ulster County Amount $41,050.91 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, CECILIA L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $41,050.88 Date 03/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROS, DYLAN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $41,050.40 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MARIE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $41,050.30 Date 10/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JASON A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $41,050.14 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHLERT, JEAN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $41,050.02 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, SORITA L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $41,049.94 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALBERTO, ERIN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $41,049.94 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, BONNIE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $41,049.93 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, LORI B Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $41,049.67 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, LORI C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $41,049.53 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUENT, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $41,049.28 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, WILLIAM T, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $41,049.27 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, MELINDA A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $41,049.11 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, CHARLES W Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,048.66 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVOST, CANEI D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $41,048.54 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSON, LORI A Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,048.45 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CHRISTINE L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $41,048.12 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANDYOPADHYAY, BIPASHA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $41,047.90 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, ANDREW L Employer name Delaware County Amount $41,047.85 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMELL, LAURA J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $41,047.49 Date 06/25/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, SARITA Employer name Department of Law Amount $41,047.34 Date 04/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, DONVILLE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $41,047.34 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGAY, LISA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $41,046.89 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIOLA, CHARLES P Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $41,046.67 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LINDSEY A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $41,046.33 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, LYNNRAE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $41,046.27 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARDACI, LAURA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $41,045.73 Date 12/23/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, LAUREN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $41,045.57 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, JAMES A Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,045.43 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, MARY ANN Employer name Village of Tuckahoe Amount $41,045.31 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHL, ELIZABETH Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $41,044.91 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEBERN, TIMOTHY H Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $41,044.81 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRINGTON, EDWARD J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $41,044.81 Date 02/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRDYCZ, NADINE M Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $41,044.58 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AVILAR, NICOLE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $41,044.52 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, EDWIN R Employer name Cornell University Amount $41,044.16 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARMEL, IRA S Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $41,044.04 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, PAMELA A Employer name Cornwall Public Library Amount $41,043.98 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORJAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $41,043.92 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MARK D Employer name Seneca County Amount $41,043.91 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System