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 ANDERSON, ANN MARIE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $40,977.85 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITSCHI, CONSTANCE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,977.62 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EADIE, SUSAN C Employer name Avon CSD Amount $40,977.54 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, JOHN R Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $40,977.50 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $40,977.48 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVIA, CONNIE M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,977.44 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARIAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,977.44 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,977.22 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKER, NANCIANNE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,977.20 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABNER, NANCY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,977.13 Date 11/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPHERE, GARY G, JR Employer name Town of Salisbury Amount $40,976.94 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Sidney Amount $40,976.70 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWYEA, DANIEL O, JR Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,976.68 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONIEWSKI, LOUISE A Employer name Town of Greenfield Amount $40,976.62 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHNO, KIM M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $40,976.58 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, LORRAINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,976.43 Date 11/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, NOEMI E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,976.36 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KATLYN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,976.35 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEANE, PATRICIA A Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $40,976.35 Date 08/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAXTON, DARLENE A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $40,976.28 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONIWAS, DAVID G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,976.28 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GEORGE R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,976.25 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $40,975.99 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, BRUCE W Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $40,975.95 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, MARK D Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $40,975.79 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, CALVIN A Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,975.74 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, KEITH W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $40,975.73 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, ADELAIDE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,975.70 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, JOHN H Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,975.70 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, MICHELLE R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,975.70 Date 06/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LYNN A Employer name Department of State Amount $40,975.70 Date 07/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,975.70 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, REGINA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $40,975.70 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, TINA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,975.70 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHLEEN J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $40,975.70 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KIMBERLY K Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $40,975.70 Date 07/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNER, PATRICIA A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $40,975.70 Date 09/19/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZO-MARTINEZ, DANNY Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $40,975.66 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCEY, JOHN S, JR Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $40,975.33 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, HOLLY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,975.18 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LORI L Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,974.88 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, CORRIE L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,974.87 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DER WERKEN, JONATHAN P Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $40,974.46 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,974.44 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEK, EDWARD T, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,974.05 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, ROSLYN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $40,974.00 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESADORE, CAROL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,973.84 Date 12/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, MATTHEW P Employer name Orange County Amount $40,973.81 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, TONYA J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $40,973.77 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMO, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $40,973.66 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSEL, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,973.58 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODBEE, RENEE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,973.58 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LOU A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,973.58 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, BETH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $40,973.50 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSAY, DEBRA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,973.38 Date 07/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, MARIE M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $40,973.22 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON-SUCHYNA, CAROL A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $40,972.92 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, LAURENCE W Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $40,972.88 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBIE, JOANN I Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $40,972.62 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, KELLY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,972.57 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAWAY, BARRY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,972.23 Date 07/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, HOWARD O Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $40,972.17 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROGER G Employer name Town of Ira Amount $40,971.96 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, TIMOTHY A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $40,971.89 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, JAMES A Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $40,971.87 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN-MORGAN, TERESA F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,971.74 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRY, MICHELE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,971.69 Date 05/07/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MARTHA C Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,971.38 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, GRACE Y Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,971.23 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, EILEEN J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $40,971.12 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNAGEL, JENNIFER J Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $40,971.01 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRADY, AIMEE F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,970.82 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, STEPHEN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,970.79 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, KAREN W Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $40,970.35 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHANICK, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $40,970.28 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELO, DILIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,969.82 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORETTA M Employer name Broome County Amount $40,969.54 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESIC, AZEMIRA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,969.44 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, NANCY L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $40,969.40 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGAMARCA, ROSA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,969.36 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, JOSEPH V, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $40,969.33 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, CHRISTINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $40,969.32 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAH, GLADYS M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,969.31 Date 12/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, MOISES F Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $40,969.29 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPETTA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $40,969.26 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, BRAD K Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $40,969.20 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, STEVEN A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $40,968.82 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALGOBIN, CHONDRABOSE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,968.81 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LEIGHANN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,967.93 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,967.70 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, MICHELE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,967.68 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRIQUES, CLARA J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,967.56 Date 11/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARRIAGA, JORGE L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,967.51 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWAY, AVE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,967.44 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUEGER, MAUREEN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,967.19 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, NYISHA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,967.01 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERBAUER, CHARLES W Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,966.93 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOAK, ASHLEY S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $40,966.20 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAYLE, COLIN G Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $40,966.09 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, LISA R Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $40,966.07 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System