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 ALLEN, ALISON Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,936.48 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, LISA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,936.35 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $40,936.23 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, BRONAGH C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,935.87 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURGEOIS, BRIAN E Employer name Otsego County Amount $40,935.82 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, MALICHI R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,935.80 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DEBBIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $40,935.25 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUA, ADAM M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $40,935.24 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSMAN, ALISHA B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,935.21 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAEGLOW, BRIAN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,934.79 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE QUE, DONALD J Employer name Albany County Amount $40,934.58 Date 04/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, JOHN W Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $40,934.58 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHOUSE, NOREEN Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $40,934.49 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, CHARLENE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,934.43 Date 12/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, MARK R Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,934.40 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, SUSAN D Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,934.40 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURMAN, KENNETH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $40,934.09 Date 02/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSMORE, CAMERON D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,934.07 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,933.86 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCKNAL, CONSTANCE W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,933.86 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, PAMELA L A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $40,933.57 Date 12/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, THOMAS E, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,933.51 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO KLEIN, GIOVANNA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $40,933.14 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, CRISTINA L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,932.79 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, GERALD J Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $40,932.66 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSBRENNER, CARLY R Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $40,932.66 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, WENDY S Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $40,932.66 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERSON, DENISE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $40,932.54 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, GLORIA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,932.48 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, MARGARET A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $40,932.46 Date 05/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JOHN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $40,932.36 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SAMMY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $40,932.02 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, MICHAEL A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,932.00 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, AMANDA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,931.80 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, TAMMY S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,931.80 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PRESTI, JAMES Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,931.72 Date 12/13/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, ROSE S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $40,931.27 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPOLIS, GLENN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,931.04 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATKO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Broome County Amount $40,930.87 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANYAK, DIANNE L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $40,930.73 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBON, SHARIFA S Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,930.20 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JACK J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,929.94 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $40,929.89 Date 05/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, NAKIA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,929.85 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOULKES, JOYCE A Employer name Orange County Amount $40,929.83 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBS, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $40,929.00 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, PRISCILLA J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $40,928.96 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERYEA, PATRICK J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,928.45 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIFU, NICHOLAS Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $40,928.28 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, MARGO I Employer name North Country Library System Amount $40,928.08 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, PAMELA M Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $40,927.89 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAMONTANA, LAURA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,927.80 Date 04/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MARGRETA Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,927.71 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODHINES, RITA K Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $40,927.02 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERHARDT-THOMPSON, JANEEN Y Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $40,926.91 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, ANTHONY DEVON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,926.89 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, SHERRY J Employer name Town of Massena Amount $40,926.78 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, REGINA A Employer name Broome County Amount $40,926.77 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEGADEL, BETHANY E Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,926.65 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, WAYNE H Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,926.50 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, EMANUEL T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $40,926.46 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, VANESSA E Employer name Essex County Amount $40,926.40 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, EDWARD T Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $40,926.40 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLL, GWEN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,926.34 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, NICOLE R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $40,926.17 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLWITZ, ROBERT W Employer name Erie County Amount $40,925.65 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALTY, ELIZABETH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $40,925.36 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLER, ELYSE H Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,925.32 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER-KALBFLIESH, AMANDA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,925.22 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEHLKE, LISA M Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $40,925.07 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, MICHAEL R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,924.97 Date 03/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, JENNIFER Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $40,924.87 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAINES, CLIVE S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,924.55 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARER, RHONDA M Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,924.45 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DENNIS A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $40,924.10 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARINA Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $40,923.98 Date 08/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GENNARO, MICHAEL D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $40,923.75 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAKAT, KAREN L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $40,923.74 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERICH, JOANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $40,923.60 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, LAURA E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,923.35 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, JANICE F Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,923.22 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGERT, CHRISTINE A Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $40,923.20 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, AMY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,923.10 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMSKY, JEANETTE K Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,923.04 Date 07/01/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLERBE, BYRON Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,922.98 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRNE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,922.97 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DARLENE G Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $40,922.60 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, RONALD J Employer name Albany County Amount $40,922.47 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKO, LORREAN E Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $40,922.00 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $40,921.43 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOPAUL, MONICA Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,921.39 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADA, DAVID A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,921.11 Date 01/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADFORD, JUSTIN W Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $40,920.96 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CLIFFORD D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,920.91 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, LATICIA A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $40,920.80 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULESZA, KATHLEEN L Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $40,920.80 Date 12/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULET, JANET Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $40,920.65 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEATOR, LEONA A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $40,920.57 Date 06/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, BILLY R Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,920.37 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, JAMES K, III Employer name Town of Cameron Amount $40,920.30 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System