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 MOORE, WILLIAM F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $40,862.27 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORA, LINDA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,862.24 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROOT, MARYBETH I Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $40,862.13 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRNBAUM, ELLEN W Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNOE, SIELA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, DENNIS, SR Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DENISE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JUDITH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 02/01/1960 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPEL, HOWARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKENZIE, DONALD N Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 06/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, VINCENT T Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, LAURA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAGES, CARRIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ROSE MARIE Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, DELIA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAURA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,862.07 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, MARK Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,861.99 Date 01/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLEN, CHARLES L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,861.71 Date 04/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, FAWN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,861.58 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASSI, TANYA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,861.56 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLINO, JON A Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $40,861.50 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANA, JOHN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,861.46 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, BRENDA A Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $40,861.40 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMSTATTER, SUZANNE M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $40,860.94 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHNA, WOJCIECH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $40,860.90 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MARGARET E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,860.89 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JAMES M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,860.82 Date 10/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICK F Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $40,860.42 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAUGHTON, FRANCINE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,860.38 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, DANIEL E Employer name Washington County Amount $40,860.30 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREIBEL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Webster Amount $40,860.16 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AARON R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,859.81 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINIEWSKI, MARCELLA A Employer name Erie County Amount $40,859.71 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFEN, SUSAN B Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $40,859.63 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAN, JACQUELINE X Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,859.60 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIVER, BEVERLY R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,859.43 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROS, AMALIO, JR Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,859.37 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANESE, JOSEPH F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $40,859.34 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUGHNESSY, ANN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,859.20 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAINO-MAGILL, ROSEMARY Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $40,859.10 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBULSKI, CHRISTINE E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,859.00 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SHELLEY S Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $40,858.99 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTEY, GAIL M Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,858.90 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, SARAH M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,858.61 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACELLI, BRIAN S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $40,858.30 Date 03/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDONARO, SHEILA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,858.22 Date 09/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDATTI, ERIKA L Employer name Education Department Amount $40,857.82 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, MANDY M Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $40,857.81 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJRAMI, ARTON Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,857.10 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRMSCHER, ROBERT Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $40,857.00 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBENE, JANICE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,856.90 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, IMANI N Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,856.72 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RICHARD R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,856.71 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYA, GLORIA Y Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,856.67 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULAHA, LILIANA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,856.11 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILANCINI, ROCCO S Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,856.05 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SYLVIA A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $40,856.04 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZE, WILLIAM P, JR Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,855.93 Date 12/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, RYAN J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $40,855.85 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFER, CHAD A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,855.81 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, DYAN T Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,855.61 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, ERIK K Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $40,855.50 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANZ, JEAN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,855.30 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, HEENA P Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,855.25 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, MEAGHAN L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $40,855.20 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EDNA I Employer name City of Kingston Amount $40,855.06 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARK D Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $40,854.84 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEMAN, PETER J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,854.46 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENBOW, TAKENYA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,854.40 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FIORE, LINDA J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $40,854.34 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROIOS, JOHN S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $40,854.11 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, HANNAH B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,854.02 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, STEPHEN B Employer name Town of Canajoharie Amount $40,853.82 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMARI, JUSTIN P Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $40,853.35 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAGH, MELODY J Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $40,853.12 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, TINA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,852.95 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, TIFFANY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,852.88 Date 04/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMMEL, TRACEY A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $40,852.84 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRD, JOSEPH S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $40,852.70 Date 08/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINEMANN, ADAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,852.67 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, MARLO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,852.66 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANOVIC, DEIDRA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.09 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, MAUREEN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.08 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, CAROL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.07 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESLEY, APRIL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.06 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSENAUER, MARY ELLEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.05 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ISABEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.05 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIDAY, KATE-DALE C Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $40,852.04 Date 01/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, VIRGINIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.03 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLE, TROY E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,852.03 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, REBECCA Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,852.01 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNE, PATRICK J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $40,851.69 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETRO, JAMES W Employer name Office of Court Admin Normal Amount $40,851.47 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, BARBARA J Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $40,851.31 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAA, JOANN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $40,851.09 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, MARIA C Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $40,851.09 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANTHONY W Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $40,851.05 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESLER, KERRI A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,850.88 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRINE, KENNETH J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $40,850.83 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILES, DAVID J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $40,850.71 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System